Sports Betting Blog

Yesterday, we discussed how Derrick Rose’s injury affected the spread when the Bulls hosted the Heat, and today we will examine another key injury — this time in the college realm. North Carolina’s starting forward and ACC Defensive Player of the Year John Henson has been ruled out for this afternoon’s game against Vermont due…

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Although most sports fans are in NCAA tournament mode with no regard for other sports, there is a valuable lesson to take away from last night’s NBA game between title-favorites Miami and Chicago. In this game the hometown Bulls opened as 2.5-point favorites at the market-setting Cris sportsbook and, according to Sports Insights’ NBA Betting Trends,…

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Yesterday afternoon, Syracuse fans were devastated by news that sophomore center Fab Melo (7.8 PPG, 5.8 RPG, 2.9 BPG) will be academically ineligible for the NCAA tournament. That information spread quickly and immediately impacted the betting line for their matchup Thursday (3/15) against UNC Asheville as well as many future odds. According to our College Basketball…

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With everyone trying to predict how the bracket will end up, the number of prop bets available has grown to almost Superbowl-size.  Below is a list of some of the props available at Pinnacle.  Premium members can see the entire list here: http://www.sportsinsights.com/odds/altodds.aspx How many #1 seeds will reach the Final Four:      …

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It’s that time of year again; March Madness is finally back! With Selection Sunday behind us, the field of 68 is set and anticipation is quickly reaching a fever pitch. Men and women of all ages are eagerly running to their printers and filling out their brackets. This is the time of year when square bettors flock to sports…

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