Why are Key Numbers so Important in NFL Betting?

Because NFL teams most often score in multiples of 3 (field goals) and 7 (touchdowns + extra points), getting on or off these key numbers can have a significant effect on your winning percentage and units won. For example, since 2003 there have been 2,670 NFL games played (including both regular and postseason games). 411…

2015 NFL Opponents

While the actual schedule has yet to be revealed, the NFL doesn’t have any surprises when it comes to which teams you are going to play. If your team has already been eliminated or if you are looking to schedule a road trip for next season, use the tables below to see who your favorite…

AFC Playoff Odds

It all comes down to Week 17 in the AFC.  There are four teams fighting for the final playoff spot and three others still aiming to improve their seeding.  Note that the New England Patriots have already clinched the 1-seed and home-field advantage.  Here is a look at the rest of the AFC playoff odds:…

NFC Playoff Seeds

In the NFC, five of the six teams have punched their ticket to the playoffs and all that’s left for them to do is to figure out the seeding.  By converting implied odds into percentages, I calculated the odds of each team to end up in each of the possible playoff spots.  Note that the…

NBA on Christmas

Opening presents, drinking egg nog, trying to remember relatives’ names, and the NBA on Christmas day.  All great traditions, but we only track the data for one of them.  Here are the results for every Christmas game going back to 2008: *Team received 70% of bets or more **All line data is Pinnacle’s closing line…

NFL Projected Wins and Playoff Teams

Original article edited and updated on 12/15/2014 We’re almost through 15 weeks of the NFL season and the playoff picture still isn’t settled.  Prior to the season, we projected wins for every NFL team and compared them to the season win totals at LVH.  We have decided to recalculate our projections with the benefit of actually…