How Do Starting Goalies Affect NHL Lines?

With just one game remaining in the season, the Chicago Blackhawks (46-20-15, 107 points) already have the 5-seed locked up in the Western Conference playoffs and have very little to play for. Similarly, the Nashville Predators (36-32-12, 84 points) have nothing to play for as they have already been eliminated from playoff contention. In games…

MLB Prop Betting: 2014 Home Run Champion

People are always talking about how pitching wins championships, but perhaps more importantly, chicks dig the long ball. The home run is arguably the most exciting moment in baseball and most of the league’s most popular players are powerful sluggers. But can bettors profit from these top sluggers? Every year sportsbooks release a number of…

Implied Odds

If you’re familiar with sports betting, you understand that there are typically three different bet types available to most bettors: moneylines, spreads and totals (also known as the over/under). Ultimately the goal of a sportsbook isn’t necessarily to predict the final margin of victory but rather to have 50% of the money on each side…

MLB Betting: Most Profitable Pitchers at Home

Our Bet Labs archive includes historical data for every game played since 2005 and includes a variety of filters that subscribers can use to create winning betting systems. Using this historical database, we decided to examine which starting pitchers had been the most profitable to bet on. One of the trends we have noticed over…