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Dodgers -130? Sports Betting Money Lines,...
Understanding money lines for beginning bettors. If you're new to sports gambling, this will help you understand all about money lines and how they work.
Sports Betting 101: How Do Points Spreads Work?
Understanding point spreads for beginning bettors. If you're new to sports gambling, this will help you understand all about point spreads.
A Beginner's Guide to Betting on Baseball
Baseball betting- learn the basics of gambling on baseball.
5 Reasons Why Most Sports Gamblers Lose
It's a widely known fact that nearly 90-percent of sports bettors will lose money. It's not always because of bad picks. To find out why sports gamblers lose, read this article
Sports Gambling: How to Bet Parlays
Parlays are the most popular of the exotic sports bets. Learn if they are good bets for sports gamblers or not.
Is Online Sports Betting Legal?
Many bettors would like to know if online sports betting is legal. Find out the story here.
Your Quick Guide to Betting on Soccer
Soccer betting is one of the most popular betting activities in the world. Learn all about soccer betting and how to bet on soccer here.
Why You Should Understand Totals if You're...
Many people find betting on totals (overs/unders) easier than trying to pick a winner of a contest. Learn all about total wagers here.
Sports Betting Basics
If you're new to the world of sports gambling, this article will get you pointed in the right direction and give a bit of history on the sports betting scene.
How to Bet Basketball: The Basics
If you're new to the world of basketball betting, this article will give you a solid background of the basics.
How to Bet Teasers in Football and Basketball
Teasers are a common form of sports gambling wagers on football and basketball. Learn what they are and how to wager on them here.
Dealing With Local Bookies
Not everybody bets in Las Vegas or online. Many sports gamblers use local bookies and they can be worth their weight in gold. Read this to find out why.
Jim Barnes
Jim Barnes was one of the leading pioneers of the sports handicapping industry. Find out more about this handicapping legend here.
How to Bet Football
If you're new to the world of football betting, this article will give you a solid background of the basics.
Allen Moody Free Sports Betting Plays
Free daily sports betting selections.
Parlay Cards
A look at parlay cards ans why they should be avoided at all costs.
Sports Betting - Money Management for Sports...
Learn how professional sports gamblers manage their money. Includes a description of the Kelly Criterion and suggests a viable alternative.
What Is the Point Spread in Sports Gambling?
Many sports gamblers fail to understand the process of creating the point spread. Some knowledge of what takes place can help bettors win a few more wagers.
Creating a Super Bowl Box Pool
There's nothing like a little office pool to add excitement to the Super Bowl. Here are instructions to show you how to create your own box (square) pool.
Options for Betting on NHL Hockey Games
Ever wonder how to bet on the NHL? Look no further than here.
Review of Intertops Online Sportsbook and Casino
Review of Intertops Online Sportsbook and Casino
Money Line
: In the sports gambling world, the "money line" is used for betting on the winner of a contest where
Learn the Basics of Betting on Boxing
Betting on boxing adds a little excitement to any fight. Learn how to gamble on boxing here.
NFL Point Differential Betting System
The NFL Point Differential Betting System has been around for at least 25 years. One of the more technical of the number-based NFL betting systems, the system is one that should be considered by all football bettors. Learn all about it here.
The Magic of 55 Percent Winners
A look at why any system or trend hitting 55 percent is much better than one might think.
Getting Started in Sports Betting
If you've ever wanted to place a wager on a sporting event but didn't know how, this article will explain what you have to do.
Point Spread
: In the sports gambling world, "point spread" refers a handicap that is placed on the superior team
Review of the Gold Sheet Website
Review of the Gold Sheet Website. The Gold Sheet has provided sports betting information since 1957. How does the Gold Sheet web site measure up? Find out here.
Dealing With Sports Betting Losing Streaks
All sports bettors will have the eventual losing streak. Learn how successful sports gamblers deal with them here.
How to Choose an Online Sportsbook
There are hundreds of online sportsbooks. Learn how to find the best online and offshore sportsbooks here.
Top Betting Reviews
A look at the website Top Betting Reviews.
Baseball Betting - Baseball Favorite Betting...
A baseball betting system that is profitable and easy to use.
Betting Baseball Parlays
In basketball and football, parlays are considered bad bets, paying off at lower odds than they should. But that isn't the case in baseball. Find out why.
Golf Betting - How to Bet on Golf
Golf and gambling practically go hand-in-hand, as wagering on the outcome of a match is something that has been done for centuries. Learn all about wagering on professional golf tournaments.
Keeping Sports Betting in Perspective
It isn't always easy to balance a home life with sports gambling. This article will help you achieve a healthy balance.
Mathematical Based NHL Predictions
A look at a math-based model for predicting NHL games.
First Inning Bets
One of the baseball bets that is gaining popularity is the first-inning wager. Learn about first-inning bets here.
Creating a World Series Box Pool
There's nothing like a little office pool to add excitement to the World Series. Here are instructions to show you how to create your own box (square) pool.
Betting the First Five Innings
Baseball bettors have the options of betting the first five innings of a game at many sportsbooks. There are some advantages that the five-inning bet offers. Those are explained here.
The One Minute Handicapper: College Football
A look at how to handicap college football for those without a lot of time.
Juice
: In sports betting "juice" is the commission paid to bookmakers on losing bets for the privilege of
How to Bet on Horse Racing
A quick look at how to bet on horse racing for the novice bettor.
Baseball Betting - Examining Starting Pitchers
There's more than looking at a pitcher's records and ERA in baseball betting to determine if a team is a worthwhile bet. There is one key statistic that you won't be in any newspaper, but is easily found online. Here we'll discuss what that stat is and how it can best be used.
Pythagorean Formula and Baseball Betting
A look at a new use of the Pythagorean Formula in relation to baseball betting.
Football Newsletters
A look at some of the most popular football betting newsletters around. Page 2.
History of Sports Betting
A look at the history of sports betting.
NFL Coaches and the Preseason
A look at how various pro football coaches have done against the pointspread in preseason games.
Finding an Edge in Sports Betting
Many bettors, especially sports bettors, don't attack when they have the biggest advantage.
Review of TheSpread.com Website
The Spread Website offers plenty of solid information for sports bettors, including tips to help bettors go against public opinion.
Top Free Resources for the 2015 Football Season
A look at the best free resources for football bettors.
Football Betting Newsletters
A look at some of the most popular football betting newsletters around.
Finding Correlated Parlays
Sportsbooks don't accept correlated parlays, but there are instances where bettors can virtually find their own and increase their profits.
Sports Betting - How to Create Your Own Power...
The majority of successful sports bettors use some sort of power ratings to tell them what the point spread on a given game should be. Learn how to create your own power ratings here.
Pythagorean Formula and Basketball Betting
A look at using the Pythagorean Formula to predict a team's chances of covering the spread in basketball.
Creating a 1-Run Line
A way to make your own 1-run line for baseball betting purposes.
2015 Baseball Underdogs: What Went Wrong?
A look at the 2015 Major League Baseball season from a betting perspective through Aug. 12.
Betting the Underdogs in Baseball
Longtime baseball gamblers will tell you that betting on underdogs is the way to go. Here is the reason why.
Buying Sports Gambling Systems
If you bet on sports, you have no doubt seen people selling sports betting systems that claim to win 90-percent of the time. Find out why you should save your money.
Handle
: In the sports gambling world, "handle" means the total amount of money wagered on an event. Most often
Are NBA Basketball Games Really Fixed?
Tim Donaghy's latest allegations of fixing NBA games has caused many people to wonder if basketball is fixed. According to one research paper the answer is that's is very likely. Find out more.
Sports Betting Rules
Every different sportsbook has its own set of rules, although there are general rules that all sportsbooks follow. A bettor should have a grasp of the rules to prevent misunderstandings.
Betting NFL Totals
Betting totals (over/unders) in the NFL may be easier than trying to predict the point spread winner. Learn more about NFL totals here.
2014 Week 1 College Football Odds
A look at the odds for the first week of the 2014 college football season.
Review of SportsInsights.com Website
Since most sports bettors lose money, it seems a gambler could make money by simply wagering against the public. SportsInsights.com helps bettors do exactly that.
Yards Per Point Football Betting Systems
Many football bettors prefer to use betting systems because they take all of the guesswork out of making selections. Here are several football betting systems using Yards Per Point.
Baseball Divisional Underdog Method
A look at a method for betting divisional underdogs in baseball.
Will This NBA Betting System Win You Big Bucks?
Here is an NBA betting system that has been around for a while, going under some different names. The system recently popped up on one of the more popular betting forums, so I thought I'd share.
CNBC Should be Ashamed of Money Talks
A look at the CNBC show Money Talks.
The Importance of Listing Pitchers For Betting...
A quick look at why listing pitchers is so important to baseball bettors.
Fade
: In the sports gambling world, "fade" means to wager against a particular person. : Because Jon lost
Dime
: In the world of sports betting, a dime equals $1,000. : Leroy was a high roller, so it wasn't unusual
College Football Bye Weeks
A quick college football betting system that has performed well over the years regarding teams coming off a bye week.
ATS
: In the sports gambling world, "ATS" means against the spread, generally referring to how a team fared
NASCAR Betting - How to Bet on NASCAR
NASCAR betting is becoming more popular as the sport continues to grow. Learn how to bet on NASCAR races and add a little excitement to the races.
Using Power Sweep Newsletter
Northcoast Sports' Power Sweep newsletter is one of the best investments you can make during football season. But many people fail to utilize the information to its most.
Betting on Johnny Manziel
A look at the betting odds on where Johnny Manziel is drafted.
The Ultimate NFL Betting System
When it comes to NFL betting, there is one system that stands head and shoulders above all the others. It seldom gives a play, but when it does, you don't want to be on the other side.
Opening Week Football Line Moves
A look at the line moves in the opening weekend of college and pro football games.
The One minute Handicapper: NFL Football
A look at handicapping the NFL while pressed for time.
Handicapping College Football
Handicapping college football games is done differently than handicapping football games. Find out why here.
Knowing If, How and When to Hedge or Scalp Your...
A look at the sports betting practice of hedging and/or scalping sports bets.
Push
: In the sports gambling world, "push" refers to a tied wager, where the player neither wins their wager
Betting College Football Underdogs
A look at how ranked college football teams have done in recent years against the point spread when made an underdog.
BetToday.us
A look at the sports betting website BetToday.us.
Buying Half Points in Sports Betting
Sports bettors have the opportunity to buy half-points on football and basketball wagers. Is it worth the additional cost?
Reverse Line Moves
Sports bettors have probably heard the term reverse line moves, but are somewhat unfamiliar with the concept. We'll look at them here and show how to use them to your advantage.
Five Tips to Betting the NBA
Some basics about betting the NBA
Predicting Line Moves in Football
Sports bettors not only have the difficult choice of which football team to bet, they also have to decide when to bet. We'll look at that aspect of betting here.
The One Minute Handicapper: Baseball
A quick method for studying the day's Major League Baseball games from a betting perspective.
Low Totals and College Football Underdogs
A college football system based on low totals
College Football Time of Possession Betting...
A simple to use college football betting system that has hit 57%+ over the past 10 seasons.
Sports Betting Book Buyers Beware
There is a serious lack of good books written about sports gambling. Some shady practices taking place at Amazon make this task even more difficult.
Finding Value in Sports Betting
Value is a word long-time sports gamblers often use. Find out what they really mean in this article.
Betting the Right Number For Baseball Totals
A look at how to get the best number when betting baseball totals.
Bang the Book
A look at the Bang the Book website.
2015-16 English Premier League Odds
A look at the odds to win the 2015-16 English Premier League.
The Wacky World of Proposition Betting
A look at the growing, and sometimes offbeat, world of proposition wagers.
Betting Big Baseball Favorites
While it's always tempting to bet the large favorites in baseball, it isn't necessarily a good idea. This article tells why.
Choosing the Right Handicapping Method for...
A look at the three different handicapping methods for football and finding the best one for each bettor.
Baseball's Worst Pitchers Betting System
A simple baseball betting system that looks at the worst pitchers in baseball.
Right Angle Sports
Edward Golden's Right Angle Sports is one of the longest-running sports services on the Internet, having been online since 1996. Find out more about this well-respected sports service here.
Injuries and the NFL Point Spread
How much do injuries affect the National Football League point spread? Perhaps not as much as you think. Find out the story here.
Sports Betting - Inside the Sports Service...
When it comes to sports services, some are very good, while others should be avoided at all costs. Here is a bit of information about the sports service industry.
Hot Home Underdogs
A college football betting system based on games played in hot weather.
NBA Deviation for Totals
A simplified version of the NBA Deviation System for basketball totals.
Pros and Cons of Computer Handicapping
Using computer programs to handicap sports is becoming more common. There are some good aspects, and some bad, when using handicapping software to determine your wagers. We'll look at some of those here.
Hockey Betting - Line Moves in the NHL
Line moves in hockey betting are more noteworthy than they are in other sports, for the sheer reason that fewer people gamble on hockey. Learn how to use line moves to your benefit.
Pro Football Forecast Betting Handicapping...
A look at Footballbet.net's Pro Football Forecast Betting Handicapping Software Engine from a sports betting perspective.
Sports Insights Line Predictor
A look at Sports Insights new Line Predictor feature.
Sports Gambling - Winning Percentage vs. Units...
When it comes to sports gambling, units won is the only thing that really matters. Too many sports bettors are worried about winning percentage, which can cost a sports gambler money in the long run. Read this article to find out why.
Regression to the Mean in Sports Betting
A look at how the concept of regression to the mean can be applied to the sports betting scene.
Sticking to Winnable Games
A quick look at which forms of gambling can be beat and which can't.
Betting Baseball Day and Night
A common perception among sports gamblers is that day games tend to be higher scoring than night games. Is there any truth to this maxim? Find out the story here.
Sports Betting - The Fallacy of the Numbers Game
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2015 NFL Preseason Coaches Report
A look at how NHL coaches have done in preseason against the point spread and in over/unders.
Betting the WNBA
Betting on the WNBA is a growing pastime, as gamblers are taking advantage of the small league as a profitable venture.
2015 Fantasy Football Sleepers
A look at several fantasy football sleepers for the 2015 NFL season.
Over/Under
: In the sports gambling world, "over/under" is a bet that is won or lost depending upon the combined
The Greek Sportsbook Review
The Greek Sportsbook consistently receives high marks from sports gamblers. Find out why here.
Basketball Betting - Line Moves in NCAA...
When betting on basketball, sports gamblers should be aware of line moves, especially in college basketball. Learn all about those line moves here.
Team Bullpens at the All-Star Break
A look at each team's bullpen numbers through the 2015 All-Star Break and what they mean for sports bettors.
College Football's Unranked Favorites
A look at how college football's unranked favorites have done when facing a ranked team.
Using Forums, Sports Services, and Public...
Most sports gamblers don't make their own picks, but instead follow the picks of others and often lose even if following good handicappers. Find out why.
Super Bowl Office Pool Ideas
A look at different ways to create pools for the Super Bowl
Sports Fans Aren't Always Good Sports Bettors
There is a world of difference between being a sports fan and a serious sports bettor. The two seldom go hand-in-hand. Here are some of the key differences
Pythagorean Theorem and Season Wins
A look at how the Pythagorean Theorem can be used to predict season win totals for all sports.
StatFox Edge 2013 Football Preview
A look at the 2013 StatFox Edge Football Preview.
Sports Betting Hall of Fame
A look at some of the pioneers of the sports betting scene.
Overrated/Underrated College Football Teams for...
A look at several teams that may be overrated or underrated heading into the 2015 college football season.
The Myth of the Monday Night Home Underdog
Betting the home underdog on Monday Night Football is one of the oldest sports betting systems around. How has it fared in recent years?
Hockey Betting - How to Bet on European Hockey
Hockey bettors aren't restricted to solely betting on the National Hockey League. Learn how to bet on European hockey games and how betting differs from the NHL.
Sports Bettors Need Friends Too
Sports bettors need a kindred spirit just like anyone else. Find out about camaraderie for sports gamblers.
NFL Rested Road Favorites
A look at how road favorites coming off byes do against the spread in the NFL.
2014 Football Contest Proxys
A look at all the different football handicapping contests held in Nevada and how you can enter from anywhere in the world.
College Basketball AOPR Betting System
A solid college basketball betting system that's fairly simple to use with widely available statistics.
Stat Attack College Football 2014-15
A look at the 2014-15 line of Stat Attack programs for college football.
Football Betting With Yards Per Point
One of the most powerful handicapping factors in the NFL is Yards Per Point. Find out what it is and how you can use it.
Betting College Basketball Totals
Betting college basketball totals is gaining in popularity. Here's an introduction and some things to look for.
Baseball Betting - Umpires and Their Effect on...
There has been a great deal of attention paid to umpires and their effect on over/under wagers by sports gamblers. Is that attention warranted? Read here to find out.
Baseball's Low Scoring Winners
A baseball betting system pertaining to teams which won their last game while scoring three runs or less.
A Look at TopBet Sportsbook
A look at the new TopBet Sportsbook and Casino.
Basketball Betting - NBA Totals Betting System
A quick and easy NBA basketball totals betting system that has been around for years.
Handicap
: In the sports gambling world, "handicap" means to analyze an event for gambling purposes. : Joe would
Hoops Edge Free WNBA Picks
Details on getting free WNBA picks from Edward Golden of Right Angle Sports for the 2011 season.
Parlay Card
: In the sports gambling world, "parlay card" means a bet on two or more teams (or totals) where all
Handicapping Techniques for Sports
A look at using similar sports betting handicapping methods for different sports.
NFL Road Team Betting
A system NFL betting system that will put you on more winners than losers.
Baseball's Beaten Favorites
Here is a longtime baseball system that has paid off handsomely in the past.
Sharp
: In sports gambling, the term "sharp" refers to an intelligent sports bettor. : Because he spent many
NCAA Basketball Tournament Pools
There are many different types of NCAA Basketball Tournament Pools than just filling out brackets. Here are some other popular types of March Madness office pools.

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