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.
Ever wonder how to bet on the NHL? Look no further than here.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Betting on boxing adds a little excitement to any fight. Learn how to gamble on boxing here.
A baseball betting system that is profitable and easy to use.
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.
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.
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.
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.
: In the sports gambling world, "hook" means a half-point, so that "three and a hook" would be the same
A look at why any system or trend hitting 55 percent is much better than one might think.
Free daily sports betting selections.
Some basics about betting the NBA
It isn't always easy to balance a home life with sports gambling. This article will help you achieve a healthy balance.
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.
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.
A look at a new use of the Pythagorean Formula in relation to baseball betting.
A quick look at some tips that can help bettors during the NBa playoffs.
An explanation of the term "fade" when used in sports betting.
Longtime baseball gamblers will tell you that betting on underdogs is the way to go. Here is the reason why.
A look at using the Pythagorean Formula to predict a team's chances of covering the spread in basketball.
A look at the first round of the 2013-14 NBA playoffs from a betting perspective.
A look at the concept of hedging playoff series wagers.
If you're new to the world of football betting, this article will give you a solid background of the basics.
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.
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.
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.
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 a math-based model for predicting NHL games.
A look at the sports betting practice of hedging and/or scalping sports bets.
All sports bettors will have the eventual losing streak. Learn how successful sports gamblers deal with them here.
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.
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.
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.
A simplified version of the NBA Deviation System for basketball totals.
An explanation of the term "chalk" when used in sports betting.
Many bettors, especially sports bettors, don't attack when they have the biggest advantage.
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.
A look at parlay cards ans why they should be avoided at all costs.
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.
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.
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.
A look at team win totals for the 2014 Major League Baseball season.
A quick look at why listing pitchers is so important to baseball bettors.
Review of Intertops Online Sportsbook and Casino
A look at how to get the best number when betting baseball totals.
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.
Sportsbooks don't accept correlated parlays, but there are instances where bettors can virtually find their own and increase their profits.
A look at the history of sports betting.
A baseball betting system predicated on teams that score six or more runs in its previous game.
: In sports betting "juice" is the commission paid to bookmakers on losing bets for the privilege of
A quick and easy NBA basketball totals betting system that has been around for years.
: In the sports gambling world, "point spread" refers a handicap that is placed on the superior team
: In the world of sports betting, a dime equals $1,000. : Leroy was a high roller, so it wasn't unusual
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.
There are hundreds of online sportsbooks. Learn how to find the best online and offshore sportsbooks here.
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.
: In the sports gambling world, "push" refers to a tied wager, where the player neither wins their wager
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 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.
Some insight into betting NHL totals.
: In the sports gambling world, the "money line" is used for betting on the winner of a contest where
A look at the new TopBet Sportsbook and Casino.
A look at the current odds to win the 2013-14 NCAA Basketball championship.
The Spread Website offers plenty of solid information for sports bettors, including tips to help bettors go against public opinion.
A look at how the Pythagorean Theorem can be used to predict season win totals for all sports.
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.
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
Value is a word long-time sports gamblers often use. Find out what they really mean in this article.
A look at the new 2013 Stat Attack Major League Baseball and Diamond Edge handicapping programs.
Another baseball betting system worth considering.
A look at reverse line movements in baseball for sports bettors.
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.
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.
Here is a longtime baseball system that has paid off handsomely in the past.
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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.
A look ar early season baseball betting trends for 2014.
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.
Jim Barnes was one of the leading pioneers of the sports handicapping industry. Find out more about this handicapping legend here.
A quick look at how to bet on horse racing for the novice bettor.
Tips on increasing your odds of winning your March Madness bracket pool.
A look at the book Gaming the Game by Sean Patrick Griffin.
A look at buying half points in the NFL
: In the sports gambling world, "ATS" means against the spread, generally referring to how a team fared
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.
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, "action" means to have a bet. : Even though Mark didn't have an opinion
A way to make your own 1-run line for baseball betting purposes.
: In the sports gambling world, "if bet" means a wager that is placed only if a certain outcome of a
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.
A look at some trends when dealing with high totals in the NBA.
: In the sports gambling world, "syndicate" refers to a collection of gamblers who pool all of their
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.
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.
Review of Jerry L. Patterson and John D. Painter's Sports Betting: A Winner's Handbook
Some tips to remember about betting baseball in September.
A look at different ways to create pools for the Super Bowl
The Greek Sportsbook consistently receives high marks from sports gamblers. Find out why here.
A quick look at creditwagering.com sportsbook and a bit about the operation.
A look at some of the most popular football betting newsletters around. Page 2.
A look at the 2014 Diamond Edge software from Stat Attack Sports.
Another simple baseball betting system pertaining to underdogs.
With the regular season winding down in the NHL and the NBA bettors will be faced with games where particular teams must win to make the playoffs or clinch a higher seed. Sometimes they are good bets, sometimes not.
A quick look at which forms of gambling can be beat and which can't.
A look at the Bang the Book website.
A look how Senator Graham's proposed ban on Internet gambling will affect sports bettors in the United States.
Over the course of the baseball season pitchers will have peaks and valleys, making it tough for sports gamblers. Here is an old method used by bettors to predict when those reversals may take place.
A look at the growing, and sometimes offbeat, world of proposition wagers.
While it's always tempting to bet the large favorites in baseball, it isn't necessarily a good idea. This article tells why.
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.
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.
A mathematical method for handicapping college football games.
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.
A look at a method for betting divisional underdogs in baseball.
A look at the site www.todaysodds.com
A look at the book Bets, Drugs, and Rock & Roll by Steve Budin.
: A parlay is a combination of two or more wagers that a bettor links together and all of them must win
: In the sports gambling world, "handle" means the total amount of money wagered on an event. Most often
A baseball betting system pertaining to teams which won their last game while scoring three runs or less.
For a college basketball betting system that has been used by sports gamblers for years, continue here.
A look at the Stat Attack baseball handicapping software program.
A look at the concept of back-testing sports betting systems.
: In the sports gambling world, "steam" refers to a sudden rush of money all coming in on one team or
A look at the book Football Betting Bible by Stephen Ward.
A look at how the public does when betting 6-point favorites or larger in college basketball.
A look at why hockey totals may be one of the best betting opportunities around.
Many bettors fail to take seperate home and away performances into consideration when betting NBA basketball totals. This is a quick guide to get you headed in the right direction.
A look at how variables will adjust power rating predictions.
A solid college basketball betting system that's fairly simple to use with widely available statistics.
A look at how ranked college football teams have done in recent years against the point spread when made an underdog.
Certain sportsbooks are known to have sharper lines than others. Learn how you can use that to your advantage here.
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.
: In the sports gambling world, "straight up" refers to the winner of a game without regard to the point
A look at Footballbet.net's Pro Football Forecast Betting Handicapping Software Engine from a sports betting perspective.
: In the sports gambling world, "handicap" means to analyze an event for gambling purposes. : Joe would
: In the sports gambling world, "off the board" refers to a game that no wagers are being accepted on.