Sports Gambling: Most Popular Articles
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.
Baseball betting- learn the basics of gambling on baseball.
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
Understanding point spreads for beginning bettors. If you're new to sports gambling, this will help you understand all about point spreads.
Betting on boxing adds a little excitement to any fight. Learn how to gamble on boxing here.
Ever wonder how to bet on the NHL? Look no further than here.
If you're new to the world of basketball betting, this article will give you a solid background of the basics.
Parlays are the most popular of the exotic sports bets. Learn if they are good bets for sports gamblers or not.
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.
Many bettors would like to know if online sports betting is legal. Find out the story here.
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.
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.
Many people find betting on totals (overs/unders) easier than trying to pick a winner of a contest. Learn all about total wagers here.
Learn how professional sports gamblers manage their money. Includes a description of the Kelly Criterion and suggests a viable alternative.
Teasers are a common form of sports gambling wagers on football and basketball. Learn what they are and how to wager on them here.
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.
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.
A baseball betting system that is profitable and easy to use.
Some basics about betting the NBA
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.
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.
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.
Free daily sports betting selections.
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.
Longtime baseball gamblers will tell you that betting on underdogs is the way to go. Here is the reason why.
A look at why any system or trend hitting 55 percent is much better than one might think.
It isn't always easy to balance a home life with sports gambling. This article will help you achieve a healthy balance.
A look at using the Pythagorean Formula to predict a team's chances of covering the spread in basketball.
A look at a new use of the Pythagorean Formula in relation to baseball betting.
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.
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.
A look ar early season baseball betting trends for 2014.
A look at a math-based model for predicting NHL games.
If you're new to the world of football betting, this article will give you a solid background of the basics.
When betting baseball, there are certain situations sports gamblers tend to look for. Learn about baseball betting systems involving revenge here.
One of the baseball bets that is gaining popularity is the first-inning wager. Learn about first-inning bets here.
A look at parlay cards ans why they should be avoided at all costs.
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.
All sports bettors will have the eventual losing streak. Learn how successful sports gamblers deal with them here.
A look at the sports betting practice of hedging and/or scalping sports bets.
Some insight into betting NHL totals.
A look at the concept of hedging playoff series wagers.
A quick look at why listing pitchers is so important to baseball bettors.
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.
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.
An explanation of the term "fade" when used in sports betting.
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.
King Yao's Weighing the Odds in Sports Betting is one of the better books to come out about sports gambling in the last five years. Why? Read more to find out.
Review of Intertops Online Sportsbook and Casino
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.
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.
A look at how to get the best number when betting baseball totals.
A look at the new 2013 Stat Attack Major League Baseball and Diamond Edge handicapping programs.
A simplified version of the NBA Deviation System for basketball totals.
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.
There are hundreds of online sportsbooks. Learn how to find the best online and offshore sportsbooks here.
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.
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.
A quick and easy NBA basketball totals betting system that has been around for years.
A quick look at some tips that can help bettors during the NBa playoffs.
Many bettors, especially sports bettors, don't attack when they have the biggest advantage.
Value is a word long-time sports gamblers often use. Find out what they really mean in this article.
The Spread Website offers plenty of solid information for sports bettors, including tips to help bettors go against public opinion.
Jim Barnes was one of the leading pioneers of the sports handicapping industry. Find out more about this handicapping legend here.
A look at the history of sports betting.
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.
: In the sports gambling world, the "money line" is used for betting on the winner of a contest where
Sportsbooks don't accept correlated parlays, but there are instances where bettors can virtually find their own and increase their profits.
Nearly every sportsbook allows sports gamblers to buy half points to change the point spread, but bettors must pay for them by accepting lower odds. Learn about buying half points here.
: In the sports gambling world, "push" refers to a tied wager, where the player neither wins their wager
For many years, the so-called Zig-Zag Theory was the staple of betting the NBA playoffs, but how has it done recently? Find out the story.
A baseball betting system predicated on teams that score six or more runs in its previous game.
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.
: In the sports gambling world, "point spread" refers a handicap that is placed on the superior team
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.
A look at team win totals for the 2014 Major League Baseball season.
: In sports betting "juice" is the commission paid to bookmakers on losing bets for the privilege of
Gamblers are some of the most superstitious people you'll ever meet. Including sports gamblers. Here is a quick look at some of the oddities that sports bettors have.
Stanford Wong's Sharp Sports Betting is a solid book for those interested in football betting. A bit technical at times, Wong has some solid ideas for football gamblers
An explanation of the term "chalk" when used in sports betting.
: In the sports gambling world, "hook" means a half-point, so that "three and a hook" would be the same
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.
A look at the Stat Attack baseball handicapping software program.
A look at the new TopBet Sportsbook and Casino.
A look at reverse line movements in baseball for sports bettors.
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.
A look how Senator Graham's proposed ban on Internet gambling will affect sports bettors in the United States.
A quick look at how to bet on horse racing for the novice bettor.
: In the world of sports betting, a dime equals $1,000. : Leroy was a high roller, so it wasn't unusual
Another baseball betting system worth considering.
: In the sports gambling world, "off the board" refers to a game that no wagers are being accepted on.
A look at how the Pythagorean Theorem can be used to predict season win totals for all sports.
: In the sports gambling world, "action" means to have a bet. : Even though Mark didn't have an opinion
A look at why hockey totals may be one of the best betting opportunities around.
Here is a longtime baseball system that has paid off handsomely in the past.
Tim Donaghy's latest allegations of fixing NBA games has caused many people to wonder if basketball is fixed. According to one professor at a prestigious university the answer is that's is very likely. Find out more.
Sports betting involves plenty of statistics, but many serious sports gamblers like to use medians. Learn why sports bettors use medians and how you can too.
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.
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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.
A look at the book Football Betting Bible by Stephen Ward.
: In the sports gambling world, "ATS" means against the spread, generally referring to how a team fared
A simple NBA system for teams playing in the second of back-to-back games.
: In the sports gambling world, "handle" means the total amount of money wagered on an event. Most often
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.
Another simple baseball betting system pertaining to underdogs.
When betting on basketball, sports gamblers should be aware of line moves, especially in college basketball. Learn all about those line moves here.
A look at betting college totals for the first half.
While it's always tempting to bet the large favorites in baseball, it isn't necessarily a good idea. This article tells why.
A quick look at creditwagering.com sportsbook and a bit about the operation.
A look at different ways to create pools for the Super Bowl
A way to make your own 1-run line for baseball betting purposes.
: A parlay is a combination of two or more wagers that a bettor links together and all of them must win
Michael Konik's Smart Money is a must-read for sports gambling enthusiasts.
A look at a method for betting divisional underdogs in baseball.
A look at the 2014 Diamond Edge software from Stat Attack Sports.
A look at baseball season win totals for the 2013 season.
A look at Bet Tracker, a betting tool that allows users to view and track bets, odds and calculate probabilities from through the Internet or mobile device.
A look at the growing, and sometimes offbeat, world of proposition wagers.
A look at some trends when dealing with high totals in the NBA.
A look at the betting odds to win the 2014 Masters golf tournament.
: In the sports gambling world, "online sportsbook" refers to a company that accepts sports bets over
The Greek Sportsbook consistently receives high marks from sports gamblers. Find out why here.
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.
: In the sports gambling world, "if bet" means a wager that is placed only if a certain outcome of a
: In the sports gambling world, "over/under" is a bet that is won or lost depending upon the combined
Review of Jerry L. Patterson and John D. Painter's Sports Betting: A Winner's Handbook
A quick little system pertaining to betting baseball underdogs.
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.
Review of Bet Jamaica Sportsbook
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.
A look at the primary emotional factors bettors should consider when betting sports.
A look at the Bang the Book website.
A look at the 2014 Final Four from a betting perspective.
: In the sports gambling world, "handicap" means to analyze an event for gambling purposes. : Joe would
A look at some of the pioneers of the sports betting scene.
Sports bettors need a kindred spirit just like anyone else. Find out about camaraderie for sports gamblers.
: In the sports gambling world, "past post" means to place a wager after a game has started and is frequently
New Jersey has asked the Supreme Court to decide sports betting case in the state.
A look at some of the most popular football betting newsletters around. Page 2.
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.
Serious sports gamblers have used the AOPR method of handicapping for many years. Learn what it is and how you can use it to your advantage.
Tips on increasing your odds of winning your March Madness bracket pool.
A look at how variables will adjust power rating predictions.
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.
: In the sports gambling world, "odds" refer to the various point spreads or money lines on any given
A look at how the public does when betting 6-point favorites or larger in college basketball.
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A second system regarding NBA back-to-back games.
A look at short term and long term trends in relation to betting baseball. Two news systems will be used.