2016 NBA Playoffs: Buying Low After a Blowout Loss

Over the past week, we have utilized our Bet Labs software to uncover some of the top betting strategies during the NBA Playoffs. For the most part, we have highlighted how bettors can extract value by employing a contrarian strategy. That includes consistently defying conventional logic by betting against the public and taking teams after a loss,…

Why Should NBA Bettors Take Large Contrarian Favorites?

When we discuss NBA contrarian betting, we include many strategies that can be used to extract value. Betting against the public is one of our cornerstone philosophies, but there are many ways that bettors can exploit public perception by buying on bad news. We often recommend picking teams on losing streaks, fading winning streaks, and taking the…

2016 NBA Playoffs: Zig-Zag Theory Betting System

The NBA Zig-Zag Theory is one of the most well-known sports betting systems, and the concept is quite simple — take whichever team lost their previous game during the NBA Playoffs. The logic behind this system is that teams will fight ever harder to make up for lost ground following a loss as they attempt to stave…

2016 NHL Playoffs: Undervalued Contrarian Favorites

One of our main philosophies is to bet against the public and take a contrarian stance in the sports betting marketplace. During the regular season this strategy includes buying on bad news and selling on good. Bettors should be taking teams that are being widely ignored, coming off a loss while ignoring the hottest teams that make nightly appearances on Sports…