Sports Betting Blog

As we noted in our NFL Conference Championship Opening Line Report, early public money jumped on New England and we’ve seen that trend continue throughout the week. Sports Insights’ NFL Betting Trends data shows the Patriots are currently receiving 61% of spread bets for Sunday’s AFC Championship Game against the Ravens. Since 61% of public…

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There are no shortage of fascinating storylines for tonight’s showdown between the Lakers (10-5) and Heat (9-4). Whether it’s the battle between LeBron and Kobe or Mike Brown’s re-union with King James, this evening’s highly anticipated matchup should make for great entertainment. Miami opened as a 5.5-point favorite at the market-setting Cris sportsbook, according to…

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Team Betting % Current Open Notes Baltimore Ravens 35% +7.5 +6.5 After watching New England pound Denver in the AFC Divisional Round, the public is pounding the Patriots this week, pushing the line through the key number of 7 to 7.5. New England Patriots 65% -7.5 -6.5 New York Giants 57% +2.5 +2 Fifty-six percent…

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Tonight’s most exciting matchup pits the  number one seeds from both conferences as the San Antonio Spurs (9-4) travel to South Beach to take on the Heat (8-4). Miami opened as a 6-point favorite at the market-setting Cris sportsbook, according to Sports Insights’ NBA Betting Trends, is currently receiving 59% of spread wagers. With the…

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The Green Bay Packers opened as a 9-point favorite at the market-setting Cris sportsbook but, according to Sports Insights’ NFL Betting Trends, is currently receiving just 40% of all spread bets. It is odd to see a favorite with such a low percentage of spread wagers, especially after the Packers flirted with an undefeated season. Undoubtedly,…

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