How Bettors Can Win By Tracking Starting Pitcher Walk Rates

Ever since Michael Lewis published his now famous novel Moneyball, the baseball community has been enamored with sabermetrics. The love for advanced statistics has emerged as one of this century’s greatest obsessions, joining the likes of yoga pants, gluten-free diets, craft beers and microaggressions. For anybody who didn’t bother to read Moneyball or watch the film…

2016 CFL Season: Grey Cup Futures and Win Totals

The 2016 Canadian Football League (CFL) season kicks off on Thursday, June 23 with the Toronto Argonauts hosting the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. Although Week 1 lines haven’t been released yet, Bovada has been offering Grey Cup odds for months. More recently, they also added win totals for the 2016 CFL season. [ View the latest odds,…

Where is Sharp Money Going in Game 1 of the 2016 NBA Finals?

Last week in this space I examined the public betting trends for Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals and determined that the Warriors were offering tremendous value as 7.5-point favorites against the Thunder. They would ultimately win the game by 9-points and cover the spread. The prior week, I highlighted value on the Warriors…

Tracking Public Betting During The 2015-16 NBA Season

The 2016 NBA Finals begin tonight with the Golden State Warriors hosting the Cleveland Cavaliers in a rematch of last year’s Finals. Prior to the start of the season the Warriors (+200) were the favorite to win the Western Conference while the Cavs (-220) were the favorite to win the Eastern Conference at 5Dimes. Casual bettors…

2016 NBA Finals Betting Preview

In a highly anticipated rematch of last season’s NBA Finals, the Golden State Warriors will face off against the Cleveland Warriors with the Larry O’Brien Trophy on the line. The Cavaliers cruised through the Eastern Conference, suffering just two losses in the first three rounds. On the flip side, the Warriors overcame a 3-1 deficit against…