What to Know for Friday, April 18th

1. Sharp Money taking the Marlins In today’s Seattle Mariners at Miami Marlins game, the Marlins have moved from -105 to -132 at CRIS, despite receiving only 34% of moneyline bets. This reverse-line movement is an indicator that sharp money has taken the Marlins. 2. MLB Underdogs and High Totals (O/U) Previous analysis done at…

Three Things to Know for Monday, April 14th

1. Big line movement in tonight’s Miami Heat at Washington Wizards game – After opening as 3-point favorites, the Miami Heat quickly moved to the current number of +4.5 for tonight’s game at the Washington Wizards. At the time of publication, there is no official word on whether Miami is resting starters, but this line…

2014 NCAA Tournament Final Four Predictions

Whether you use in-depth statistical analysis, team mascots or Rob Ford’s crazy-ass picks to fill out your bracket, predicting the Final Four is the key to contending in your Tournament Pool. While picking the yearly No. 12 vs. No. 5 upset or the No. 14 seed that advances past the first round come with bragging…

And the 2014 NCAA Tournament Champion will be?

As part of our new (100% Free) College Basketball Central feature, the team at Sports Insights combined betting market probabilities, power ratings and expected randomness in an attempt to accurately simulate the entire NCAA Tournament. Because we included randomness to account for upsets and the inevitable emergence of Cinderella(s), single simulations provide different results when…