MLB Underdogs Undervalued In Division Rivalries

Historically it has been slightly more profitable for MLB bettors to take underdogs than favorites, but that advantage has started to fade in recent years. Last season underdogs went 1,048-1,413 with -91.78 units lost and a -3.7% return on investment (ROI), which made it the worst season for MLB underdogs in our database. More bad…

Should MLB Bettors Also Avoid the Trendy Underdog?

For over a decade, the team at Sports Insights has gone to great lengths to conclusively prove that betting against the public will produce positive returns for sports bettors. The strategy is incredibly simple; whichever team the public is loading up on, simply bet the other side. This philosophy has been the backbone of our…

2016 NBA Playoffs: Fading Trendy Underdogs

The NBA playoffs, which begin this Saturday, are one of the most exciting times on the sports calendar. After an enthralling and record-setting regular season, teams will ramp up intensity as they begin their quest for the Larry O’Brien Trophy. This time of year also causes a seismic shift in the sports betting marketplace, which…

How to Bet NBA 2nd Half Lines

We don’t discuss it very often, but NBA bettors can regularly find value by taking second half lines. For bettors who have already taken the full game spread, there are frequently opportunities to hedge your bet and create win-win situations. That is more commonly known as middling. As an example, let’s say you have already…