NFL Opening Line Report – Week 1

The lockout has ended and a few of the market setting sportsbooks have posted lines for Week 1 matchups. We are still six weeks away from the start of the 2011 season, but let’s take an early look at Week 1 lines and betting trends. Team Betting % Current Open New Orleans Saints 75% 4.5 5 Green Bay…

MLB Betting Trends – Tampa Bay Rays vs. Kansas City Royals

This game is currently the most lopsided, in terms of moneyline betting percentages, of the day with Tampa Bay garnering 89% of wagers. After opening as +101 underodgs at Pinnacle, the line has moved with the betting percentages, pushing the Rays to -118 favorites. The one-sided betting has certainly catalyzed some of  this line movement,…

MLB Betting Trends – Texas Rangers vs. Los Angeles Angels

In Thursday’s matchup between aces C.J. Wilson and Jered Weaver, Los Angeles opened as a -115 favorite at Pinnacle and is receiving 54% of moneyline wagers. Since opening, the line has moved up to -120, where it currently sits at Pinnacle. Sports Insights’ Betting Systems remain quiet regarding this game, suggesting the minimal line movement seen…

MLB Betting Trends – New York Yankees vs. Toronto Blue Jays

After a few days off for the 2011 All-Star Break, Major League Baseball returns to action with seven games Thursday. According to Sports Insights’ Betting Trends Data, the Yankees/Blue Jays game is the most heavily bet game of the day, in terms of the total number of bets. While this game is getting a lot of…

MLB Betting Trends – New York Yankees vs. Cleveland Indians

According to Sports Insights’ Betting Trends data, this  game is one of the most heavily bet of the day, in terms of number of bets, and 78% of moneyline wagers are taking the Yankees. After opening as a -145 favorite at Pinnacle, New York has moved to -151, at the time of publication. After checking…