NBA Playoffs Tip-Off Tonight

The NHL playoffs started just a few days ago — and today, the NBA playoffs get underway.  The same goes for the NBA –as what we wrote about for the NHL playoffs: contrarian approaches work even better during the heavily-watched playoff seasons of major sports.  There is growing interest as the playoffs begin — which…

NHL Playoffs Begin

The NHL playoffs have started and we believe that a combination of several factors will create contrarian value in the NHL playoff sports betting marketplace. There is generally more excitement during the playoffs.  More fans watch the games, and more casual bettors place bets.  This leaves more on the table for sharper bettors. Our data…

Sports Analytics, Sports Investing & MIT

Recently, the MIT business school (Sloan) had a conference on Sports Analytics — which included a session on “Sports Gambling: The Source of Sports Innovation?” ESPN’s Chad Millman, one of SportsInsights’ contacts, talked about contrarian value and sports betting.  Here are some excerpts from the conference website. Gambling has been instrumental in the evolution and…

NBA Tonight

The NBA marketplace has been consistently profitable over the years — and this year has been no exception.  Although contrarian methods have cooled down since a hot start to this season, both NBA Square Plays & Best Bets remain in the black this season.  Let’s take a look at some of the games that the…

MLB Early Summary

The baseball season is underway — and SportsInsights’ baseball betting systems have started the season off on the right foot. Here are a few highlights and links of the early baseball season: SportsInsights’ Square Plays and Best Bets are both profitable in the early-going, with Square Plays collecting +4.8 units and Best Bets +0.7 units….

2011 NCAA CBB Finals Info

March Madness is coming to a head — and here is a summary of some information that might be helpful to your handicapping: SportsInsights’ betting information shows that the public is leaning to Butler plus the points — in the championship game.  SportsInsights members can access proprietary betting percentages and live odds — and SportsInsights’…