2015-16 NBA Betting Against the Public Report

Betting against the public is one of the most simple and popular methods used by Sports Insights’ members. The logic is simple: always bet against the public. Whichever team the public is loading up on, simply bet the other side. We have gone to tremendous lengths to conclusively prove that the NBA Betting Against the…

2016 NFL Mock Draft: An Oddsmakers Take (Part 1)

The first round of the 2016 NFL draft commences Thursday, April 28th at 8 p.m. ET as teams search for the best young talent from the college ranks. Although fans from across the country will be scouring the internet looking for mock draft predictions for their favorite team, there is a large segment of the population who…

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,…

2016 NBA Playoff Series Odds

The NBA playoffs are underway and we’ll be tracking how the series prices fluctuate from game to game. The table below compares the opening series odds from 5Dimes and Bovada: It’s interesting to see that 5Dimes is offering better odds on every underdog with the exception of Charlotte (+130 vs. +140). Bovada is a very square sportsbook and they…

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…

2015-16 NBA Championship Futures

The 2015-16 NBA season gets underway with a slate of three games tonight and another 14 games on Wednesday. Throughout the offseason, we highlighted a number of interesting betting opportunities including Win Totals, Divisional Odds, MVP Odds, Defensive Player of the Year Odds and Rookie of the Year odds. Before the season officially tips off,…