The Dangers of Overfitting Your Sports Betting Systems

If you’re unfamiliar with Bet Labs, it is software that allows users to build robust, data-driven, sports betting systems based on nearly a decade of archived historical betting data. Instead of spending month after month acquiring and poring through spreadsheet data, users can easily select their sport, layer their preferred filters, and create winning systems in a…

2013-14 NHL Betting Against the Public Report

The 2013-14 NHL Season is upon on and the dedicated team of statisticians and data analysts at Sports Insights have been working non-stop to update our popular series of “NHL Betting Against the Public” articles to help bettors improve their NHL betting results. Although hockey does not carry the same popularity as basketball, football or even…

Do High-Scoring Games Favor Texas A&M or Alabama?

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past week, you’re undoubtedly aware that this Saturday fans will finally enjoy the long-awaited rematch between Johnny Football and the 6th-ranked Texas A&M Aggies and A.J. McCarron’s top-ranked Alabama Crimson Tide. Last season, the Aggies traveled to Tuscaloosa as 13.5-point underdogs with a closing total of…

3 Common Characteristics of Winning Betting Systems

Bet Labs can be an invaluable tool in creating historically profitable betting systems, but we are often peppered with questions regarding how to go about creating a winning system. With dozens of filters to choose from and thousands of games included in our archived database, there is no shortage of information. But what characteristics should…