Sports Betting Blog

Last week in this space we utilized our bracket simulator predictions to determine which schools were offering value in the futures market. By converting each school’s championship futures into an implied probability, we were able to find three schools with a positive expected value: West Virginia (+3000), Texas A&M (+4000) and Virginia (+1200). Although West…

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Every year when March Madness rolls around, most of the water cooler discussion involves the same few topics: Final Four picks, the bizarre selection methodology by significant others and favorite Cinderella picks. The NCAA Tournament seems to be defined by the huge upsets and unlikely storylines, but has this perception created contrarian value for bettors? […

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Throughout the past NFL season, our weekly Line Moves That Matter articles would highlight the most interesting line moves at the market-setting offshore sportsbooks — typically CRIS and Pinnacle which take the highest limits and therefore attract the sharpest bettors. By contrasting the opening and current lines with the public betting trends from our seven contributing…

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