2014-15 College Basketball Futures

It was just days after the college basketball season that sportsbooks began to post their 2014-15 NCAA College Basketball futures. The LVH was the first sportsbook to post their Championship odds, while Sportsbook.com joined them shortly after as the first offshore book. The reigning national champs, UConn, will graduate their leading scorer in Shabazz Napier…

How Have NCAA Futures Changed For Final Four Teams?

Throughout the season, many sportsbooks will post their “Futures,” which are the odds for various teams to win the championship. Based on how these teams perform, these future odds will fluctuate greatly as teams either under-perform or exceed expectations. Kentucky is the perfect case study for how perception can change throughout the season. Entering the…

Where is Sharp Money Falling in the Final Four?

Warren Buffet is likely laughing his way to the bank after seeing almost every bracket fall to shambles before the first round even ended, but he doesn’t have to be the only person making money during March Madness. Throughout the NCAA tournament we have revealed some of the top historical trends whether it be the…

Sweet 16 and Elite 8 Betting Trends

Last week in this space we examined some of the most historically profitable betting trends during the round of 32 (or the 3rd round as it’s somewhat confusingly referred to). We discussed how favorites, and specifically favorites of at least 5.5 points, had fared extremely well during the first weekend of the NCAA tournament. That…