Weekend Sports Update

It’s time for our weekly update of the sports marketplace for a busy weekend — including college football, the NFL, college basketball and the NHL.  Today, we’ll focus on college sports and the NFL. In college football, the Army-Navy game is the big game on Saturday, and is gathering the heaviest betting action in NCAAF….

Sports Analytics, Sports Investing & MIT

Recently, the MIT business school (Sloan) had a conference on Sports Analytics — which included a session on “Sports Gambling: The Source of Sports Innovation?” ESPN’s Chad Millman, one of SportsInsights’ contacts, talked about contrarian value and sports betting.  Here are some excerpts from the conference website. Gambling has been instrumental in the evolution and…

2011 NCAA CBB Finals Info

March Madness is coming to a head — and here is a summary of some information that might be helpful to your handicapping: SportsInsights’ betting information shows that the public is leaning to Butler plus the points — in the championship game.  SportsInsights members can access proprietary betting percentages and live odds — and SportsInsights’…

What is Sports Investing?

Here is an excerpt from Sportsinsights’ latest article.  Please click on the link at the bottom of this blog post for the entire article. “Sports investing” is an academic approach to the sports betting marketplace.  SportsInsights uses data — and studies sports marketplace indicators — in an attempt to determine value in point spreads and…

NFL Playoffs start today

SportsInsights has lot of interesting information as the NFL Playoffs get set to start. As always, check out SportsInsights NFL Marketwatch, which focuses on the Jets-Colts game this evening. Also, SportsInsights has released its annual power rankings for the NFL playoff teams.  These are based on a proprietary combination of indicators targeting both value and…