Sports Betting Blog

With the Sweet 16 field set and games scheduled to tip-off Thursday evening, we thought it was be interesting to take a look at the NCAA futures to see which teams are most likely to win the National Championship. Moreover, we wanted to know how the remaining teams title chances compared to their  odds prior to the season. The…

Continue Reading →

With the weekend over and the first two rounds of the NCAA Tournament is the books, the Sweet 16 field is set. We saw plenty of upsets early including bracket busters like Norfolk State over Missouri and Lehigh over Duke. The next slate of games won’t begin until Thursday evening, but in this opening line report we take a…

Continue Reading →

In breaking news, ESPN is reporting that Peyton Manning has told his agent to complete negotiations with the Denver Broncos. Manning’s long awaited decision likely spells the end of the Tim Tebow era in Denver, and has made an immediate impact on the Broncos future odds. According to Pinnacle’s futures odds, Denver was +2613 to…

Continue Reading →

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…

Continue Reading →

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,…

Continue Reading →