Sports Betting Blog

After an excruciatingly long layoff, the NBA Finals are finally ready to tip off. Tonight at 9:00 PM ET, Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors will host LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers as the King attempts to win his third career championship. The Warriors opened as 5.5-point favorites at the market-setting Pinnacle sportsbook and,…

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On Tuesday morning fivethirtyeight.com, a website focusing on statistical analysis, released their predictions for the 2015 Women’s World Cup.  You can learn more about how their model works by visiting their site, but I wanted to interpret that data into the betting terms that we are familiar with. Below is a table that displays FiveThirtyEight’s predictions along with a converted moneyline….

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Game 1 of the NBA Finals tips off on Thursday night with the Golden State Warriors (67-15) hosting the Cleveland Cavaliers (53-29). The Warriors opened as 5.5-point favorites at the market-setting Pinnacle sportsbook and, at the time of publication, were receiving 38% of spread bets. Despite this one-sided action, Golden State has actually moved to -6 across…

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