SIA not taking U.S. bettors

In an alarming trend, SportsInteraction.com will not accept any new sign-ups from the United States.  This is the third major sportsbook in the past two weeks that has taken this action.  As with the other sites, they will continue to be available to customers who already have accounts. While it is good news that these…

BetUS no longer accepting new US players

The popular sportsbook BetUS will no longer be accepting new accounts from the United States. Customers who already have accounts are expected to be able to deposit and withdraw as normal. BetUS has not made an official statement as of yet. This is the second popular sportsbook to take this action (following Sportsbook.com) after many…

NBA Betting Trends – Heat vs Celtics

The Celtics opened as two-point favorites at Pinnacle, but despite relatively even betting on both sides, the Heat are now 1.5 point favorites.  As we first noted on our Twitter page, there was an early Pinnacle Steam Move (177-131, +28.55 units won) that helped cause the major line movement. As it gets closer to game…

NFL Postseason Wrap-up

Sports Insights released their annual Power Rankings prior to the start of the NFL Playoffs and it’s always good to go back and analyze the results.  Notice that Green Bay was third in our rankings despite being a 6-seed in the NFC.  If you were to simply bet the higher-ranked team against the spread, you…

NFL Over / Under Betting Trends

We often get a lot of questions about Over/Under picks and why Sports Insights does not offer more of them.  The short answer is because the data for totals does not show the profitability that the data for spread wagers does.  For our philosophy of betting against the public, it just doesn’t work.  Here is…