2015 NFL Betting: Week 4 Line Moves That Matter

Last week was one of the worst weeks for sportsbooks, and that typically correlates with poor returns for betting against the public. As the saying goes, “the house always wins,” but over the course of a long season there will be down weeks for contrarian bettors. It’s important to know that sports betting is a…

2015-16 NHL Win Totals

BetOnline recently posted win totals for the 2015-16 NHL regular season. In an interesting twist, the Anaheim Ducks and Tampa Bay Lightning were projected to win the most games this season (48.5) even though the Chicago Blackhawks (47.5 wins) actually have the best odds of winning the Stanley Cup at +800. Keep in mind these are…

Early 2015-16 NBA Futures

Back in June, the Golden State Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 105-97 to claim the franchise’s first championship since 1975. At that time, we posted early futures from 5Dimes and the Warriors were not expected to repeat as champion — that honor belonged to the Cavs. With Kyrie Irving set to return from his injury and…

2015-16 NBA Divisional Odds

Early on Tuesday afternoon, the Westgate Superbook became the first major oddsmakers to post win totals for the upcoming NBA season. Several hours later, they posted for all six division winners. Based on these odds, the Southwest is expected to be the most competitive division with four teams listed at 8/1 or better. The Northwest…

2015 NFL Season: Week 3 Betting Recap

Every Tuesday morning, the team at Sports Insights will examine some of the most interesting trends and results from the past week’s NFL action. We’ll also look at our betting systems, prop bets, bad beats and more before looking ahead to the following week. – In Week 3 underdogs were 8-8 ATS, home teams were…