2017 NBA MVP Odds

Last season Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry averaged 30.1 points, 6.7 assists and 5.4 rebounds per game en route to the first unanimous NBA MVP in league history. This was the second consecutive MVP Award for Curry, who had the second-best odds (+650) before the start of the season. The table below displays the…

2016 NBA Christmas Day Preview

One of the NBA’s highly anticipated and annual traditions is Christmas Day basketball. Customarily, there are five games throughout the holiday, providing viewers with daylong coverage. That is the best Christmas present any basketball bettor can ask for other than, of course, one of this year’s Christmas Day jerseys. Less than 48 hours before Christmas, BetOnline became…

NBA Game of the Week: Oklahoma City Thunder at Boston Celtics

Every week in this space, I have examined one game offering contrarian value to bettors. By using the tools available to Sportsbook Insider members, I pinpointed the factors driving line movement, highlighted some of the best sharp money indicators and discussed several profitable historical trends. My Games of the Week have provided solid value so far…

How Can NBA Bettors Find Value Using Our Money Percentages?

Past research has conclusively proven that betting against the public will produce a positive return on investment, although many bettors are confused about why this is such a successful strategy. Contrary to popular belief, oddsmakers do not attempt to balance their book by attracting 50% of the action on each side. Instead, they shade their opening…

NBA Game of the Week: Atlanta Hawks at Toronto Raptors

Every week in this space, I have examined one game offering contrarian value to bettors. By using the tools available to Sportsbook Insider members, I pinpointed the factors driving line movement, highlighted some of the best sharp money indicators and discussed several profitable historical trends. These “Games of the Week” provided solid value during the college…

NBA Game of the Week: Miami Heat at Cleveland Cavaliers

Every week in this space, I have examined one college football game offering contrarian value to bettors. By using the tools available to Sportsbook Insider members, I pinpointed the factors driving line movement and highlighted some of the best sharp money indicators. These “Games of the Week” provided solid value, posting a 10-4 ATS during…