Sports Betting Blog

The Bowl Season continues on Tuesday (12/27) with two games, with the early game matching up Purdue (6-6) and Western Michigan (7-5) in the Little Caesars Pizza Bowl.  Purdue opened at -2.5 at Cris while receiving 65% of spread bets and eventually moved to -3, according to Sports Insights’ College Football Betting Trends.  Since the line moved to Purdue -3,…

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Every Monday, we take a look at the opening lines for next week’s NFL games: Team Betting % Open Current Notes Bengals 56% 3.0 3.0 No line movement thus far for this Saturday afternoon showdown (4:30 PM ET). As a result, the betting public remains just slightly in favor of the underdog Bengals keeping it…

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The New Orleans Saints opened as a 6.5-point favorite at the market-setting Cris sportsbook and, according to Sports Insights’ NFL Betting Trends, is currently receiving 67% of all spread bets. Despite this lop-sided betting percentage, Cris has been reticent to move their line to the key number of 7. This divisional game is a rematch of…

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Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to our readers and Members.  AND “Season’s Greetings” to the NBA Season!  The NBA season is unwrapped today, with five great rivalries.  In addition, Sports Insights recently published the most recent addition to our research on “betting against the Public” — in the NBA. There are several marquis match-ups in…

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In Saturday’s Hawaii Bowl, Southern Mississippi opened as a 6-point favorite at Cris and is currently receiving 65% of spread bets, according to Sports Insights’ College Football Betting Trends. This slanted betting has pushed the line to 7-points at a majority of the market-setting sportsbooks including Cris and Pinnacle. The health of multiple key players for both…

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The team here as Sports Insights often preaches the importance of shopping the best line. Our research has uncovered that taking a play with an additional 1-2 points can increase your winning percentage by 3-4%, so it is imperative to any sports investor that you are always able to grab the best line available. Part…

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