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…

2016 Cy Young Odds

Last season Houston’s Dallas Kuechel (20-8, 2.48 ERA) and Chicago’s Jake Arrieta (22-6, 1.77 ERA) were the Cy Young winners in the American League and National League, respectively. This was a massive surprise to bettors, as many sportsbooks didn’t offer odds for either player prior to the start of the season. At BetOnline, who offered odds…

2016 MLB MVP Odds

Back in early March, the prominent offshore sportsbook BetOnline posted odds for the 2016 MLB Most Valuable Player Award, which is given annually to one outstanding player in the American League (AL) and one in the National League (NL). Although there are no concrete criteria for the term “most valuable,” the award has historically been bestowed upon an elite offensive…

2016 NCAAF Game of the Year Lines from South Point

On Friday afternoon, the Vegas-based South Point sportsbook released spreads for some of the biggest college football games this season. Even though the season is still more than three months away, South Point posted odds for several dozen games including key rivalries like Ohio State/Michigan, Oklahoma/Texas, Auburn/Alabama and many more. Although South Point was the first…

2016 WNBA Betting Against the Public Report

Prior to the start of every season, we publish a series of betting against the public reports which detail the sweet spot for contrarian betting. By utilizing our public betting trends from seven contributing sportsbooks, we are able to see which teams the public is loading up on and then take the other side. The basic strategy behind our…