2014-15 College Basketball Futures

It was just days after the college basketball season that sportsbooks began to post their 2014-15 NCAA College Basketball futures. The LVH was the first sportsbook to post their Championship odds, while Sportsbook.com joined them shortly after as the first offshore book. The reigning national champs, UConn, graduated their leading scorer in Shabazz Napier while…

2015 Pro Bowl Betting Analysis

The 2015 Pro Bowl kicks off this Sunday at 8:00 PM ET when a team coached by Cris Carter will face off against a team coached by Michael Irvin. For the second straight year, the NFL has eschewed the traditional AFC vs. NFC format in favor of randomized rosters determined by Hall of Fame captains. The Pro…

Historical Super Bowl Trends

Super Bowl XLIX kicks off on Sunday, February 1st at 6:30 PM when the New England Patriots face off against the defending champion Seattle Seahawks. New England opened as a 3-point underdog but, at the time of publication, was receiving 77% of spread bets. This one-sided public betting has pushed the game to a pick ‘em and…

2018 World Cup Futures

The 2018 FIFA World Cup is set to take kick off on June 14th in Russia, marking the first time the event has returned to the area since the dissolution of the Soviet Union. Although the tournament features just 32 teams, Sportsbook.com has already posted 2018 World Cup Futures for 84 different countries. Defending champion Germany opened…

2014-15 NBA Futures

Before the San Antonio Spurs easily dispatched the Miami Heat in five games to win the 2014-14 NBA title, LVH released their NBA Futures for the 2014-15 season with the Miami Heat (+200), Oklahoma City Thunder (+500), San Antonio Spurs (+600) and Los Angeles Clippers (+800) listed as the top contenders. Things have changed drastically…

NFL Playoffs: Conference Championship Prop Bets

The first game of the NFL conference championship round kicks off this Sunday at 3:05 PM eastern time when the Seattle Seahawks (-7.5) host the Green Bay Packers followed by the New England Patriots (-6.5) hosting the Indianapolis Colts at 6:40 PM eastern time. While most bettors will be focusing on either the spread, moneyline or…