NHL Squares Heating Up

After a slow start, SportsInsights’ NHL Square Plays are starting to heat up, winning their last three underdog plays in a row.  In the long-run, all of SportsInsights’ contrarian sports investing methods have proven to add value.  And like any investment, sports investing will have its ups and downs — especially for a specific approach,…

Basketball & Hockey Markets

With football officially over for another season, sports investors will turn their attention to profit opportunities in the basketball and hockey marketsplace.  There are many games and many teams in these sports — so sports investors should remember to be selective and use good money management. SportsInsights’ philosophy of seeking value using contrarian methods has…

NHL Line Value

In this evening’s NHL action, there are several games that exhibit lopsided-betting action.  One game that is particularly interesting to SportsInsights’ analysts is the Phoenix-Vancouver game.  Phoenix is a slight underdog, and is receiving a tiny 17% of moneyline bets. Pinnacle opened with Phoenix at +115 and has edged up to +118.  Some public books…

Focus on the NHL

With the number of betting opportunities in football winding down, in this blog post, we focus on the NHL.  The NHL has been an interesting “animal” this season, with SportsInsights’ Best Bets having a solid season at +18 units, while NHL Squares have underperformed at -11.5 units. In the long-run, we expect both of these…

Revenge of the NHL Contrarian Play

In several blog posts, we have mentioned that contrarian sports investing methods for the NHL turned cold after a hot start. After a very cold start to December, the NHL showed signs of heating up last night.  Here are some results (that also give us a picture of how contrarian sports selections sometimes play out)….