NHL Line Value

In this evening’s NHL action, there are several games that exhibit lopsided-betting action.  One game that is particularly interesting to SportsInsights’ analysts is the Phoenix-Vancouver game.  Phoenix is a slight underdog, and is receiving a tiny 17% of moneyline bets. Pinnacle opened with Phoenix at +115 and has edged up to +118.  Some public books…

Focus on the NHL

With the number of betting opportunities in football winding down, in this blog post, we focus on the NHL.  The NHL has been an interesting “animal” this season, with SportsInsights’ Best Bets having a solid season at +18 units, while NHL Squares have underperformed at -11.5 units. In the long-run, we expect both of these…

Revenge of the NHL Contrarian Play

In several blog posts, we have mentioned that contrarian sports investing methods for the NHL turned cold after a hot start. After a very cold start to December, the NHL showed signs of heating up last night.  Here are some results (that also give us a picture of how contrarian sports selections sometimes play out)….

Sunday Sports Marketplace: Focus on NFL & NHL

A Sunday in early December means that there is heavy interest in the NFL.  Here, SportsInsights.com will take a look at the NFL sports marketplace and also focus on the NHL marketplace. In the NFL, the SF-GB game is currently the heaviest-bet game of the day — and is also one of the more lopsided-bet…

Sunday Afternoon Sports Marketplace

Here’s a quick update on a lazy Sunday afternoon, after a long holiday weekend.  The early NFL games have started, but in later afternoon action: The Chicago Bears (vs. Philadelphia Eagles) and Miami Dolphins (vs. Oakland Raiders) are showing potential contrarian value, with low betting percentages. The Bears’ line movement also shows “reverse line movement”…

Thanksgiving Feast… Sports-Investing-Wise

Glancing at today’s sports investing screens — and SportsInsights.com’s articles and blog posts, there appears to be a lot of contrarian value for sports bettors on Thanksgiving Thursday. Please take a look at SportsInsights’ popular NFL Marketwatch column for a look at today’s early game (New England-Detroit). There’s also some good info in a SportsInsights’…