Sports Betting Blog

Super Bowl XLV opened as a pick at Pinnacle and, less than two hours later, moved Green Bay to a 2.5-point favorite. The line stayed steady until Wednesday, where some public books moved the Packers to a full 3-point favorite. Sports Insights’ Betting Trends data shows the betting public is split right down the middle in this game with…

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Before the onslaught of Super Bowl information hits us over the next few days, we thought we would take a look at college basketball.  Before we know it, March Madness will be upon us! In today’s NCAAB sports marketplace, one game caught our analysts’ eyes in particular.  Normally, the public loves favorites.  Today, however, in…

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In this evening’s NHL action, there are several games that exhibit lopsided-betting action.  One game that is particularly interesting to SportsInsights’ analysts is the Phoenix-Vancouver game.  Phoenix is a slight underdog, and is receiving a tiny 17% of moneyline bets. Pinnacle opened with Phoenix at +115 and has edged up to +118.  Some public books…

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In late games on Saturday, SportsInsights’ analysts circled the Stanford-Oregon State game because it was one of the heaviest-bet games of the late games — and has decent lopsided-betting action, with visiting Oregon State receiving just 31% of the bets. On teasers and parlays, Oregon State is getting just 11% of the bets, so a…

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As the football season winds down, basketball is heating up.  We have March Madness coming up soon, and the NBA season is in full swing.  In tonight’s NBA marketplace, the Indiana-Orlando game is currently the heaviest-bet game of the day.  We often talk about contrarian value and betting percentages, but SportsInsights members also have access…

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