Sports Betting Blog

With Super Bowl Sunday just days away, fans across the nation are eagerly awaiting the opportunity to kick back with friends, enjoy some tasty snacks, down a few libations and watch the world’s best athletes on the biggest stage. Of course, many fans need a rooting interest in the game – especially if their team…

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The San Jose Sharks opened as a -200 favorite at the market-setting Cris sportsbook and, according to Sports Insights’ NHL Betting Trends, is currently receiving 80% of moneyline wagers. This one-sided betting percentage has pushed the line to -210. In our pre-season NHL Betting Against the Public article, we detailed the sweet spots for contrarian betting. Between…

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In the most exciting game on tonight’s NBA schedule, the Oklahoma City Thunder (16-4) will travel to Dallas to take on the Mavericks (14-8). The Mavericks opened as 1.5-point favorite at the market-setting Cris sportsbook, according to Sports Insights’ NBA Betting Trends, however they are currently receiving just 29% of spread wagers. Despite this lop-sided…

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As a re-match of one of the most exciting Super Bowls in recent history, this weekend’s showdown between the Giants and Patriots promises to be a heart-pumping, high-scoring, edge of your seat affair. However, our job here at SportsInsights is to find value and study historical betting trends — not get caught up in the…

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In today’s marquee NBA matchup, the Bulls will travel to Miami to face the Heat in what many anticipate will be a preview of the Eastern Conference finals. The Heat opened as a 5-point favorite at the market-setting Cris sportsbook, according to Sports Insights’ NBA Betting Trends, is currently receiving 51% of spread wagers. Despite…

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In this weekend’s sports update, we’ll take a quick look at the Super Bowl — but focus on basketball.  The NHL is at its All-Star break, so it’s also a good time to take a mid-season review of hockey’s performance.  First, in college basketball: The heaviest-bet game in NCAAB is the Marquette-Villanova game.  This game…

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