Sports Options vs Sports Insights offers a live odds service that has become popular over the last couple years. As a newcomer to the sports information industry, you would think that Sports Options would offer innovating new concepts or products. Think again.

Sports Options is yet another run-of-the-mill live odds service that offers very little above standard live odd updates. Their injury updates and live odds are both reasonably fast, but what about innovation? What about analysis? Sports Insights remains the only live odds service to go above and beyond the industry standards, and we do it at a fraction of the cost of our competitors.

You don’t have to take our word for it. In fact, the well-known and unbiased has rated as a “5 Star” sports information site. The review was written by Allen Moody, a 26-year sports gambling veteran with great knowledge of what makes a quality sports information website. Read the full article.

Sports Insights has always been about helping sports bettors make better decisions based on facts. The fact is, switching to Sports Insights is the best decision you’ll make this season. You’ll get better sports betting information for a fraction of the cost. We know that serious sports bettors value getting the most for their money, and that’s why we know that you will be glad to have chosen Sports Insights over Sports Options, or any other competitor.

The following table compares the features and pricing found on Sports Insights to Sports Options.

Comparison  Sports Insights Sports Options*
Price $149-$249/month $299/month
Update Speed Real Time – including CRIS, Grande, Pinnacle, Olympic (Greek), Catalina Real Time
Original Thinking Yes, pioneering betting percentages and graphs. First company to offer betting statistics directly from sportsbooks. (1999) Next, we use this betting data to systematically prove that Fading the Public, and Smart Money indicators are profitable betting systems. No, despite being one of the newer sports information websites, they offer very little that is new or original
Sports Betting Systems Square
Smart Money
Best Bets 
Steam Moves
Steam Plays
Picks Free to All-Pro: SquareSmart MoneyBest BetsSteam Moves Yes, average price of $20 per pick per day, less than 10 handicappers.
Betting Percentages from Sportsbook Yes, SI has been offering betting percentage data since 1998, including spread, moneyline, O/U, and parlays. Yes, only on spreads, and it’s a mystery where their numbers come from.
Betting Data Analysis Yes, SI offers 7 years worth of betting data analysis, proving that Fading the PublicSmart MoneySteam Moves betting strategies produce winning results. None of any kind
Sports Information Articles Yes, we provide original articles to our members focused on helping them up their winning percentage. No
Historical Betting Odds Archive Yes, SI offers 6+ years of betting percentages, plus openers, closers, and scores. No
Injury Reports Yes, pop up window alerts, email alerts and text messages. Yes, pop up window alerts.
Smart Money Alerts Yes, members receive instant alerts with the betting line moves against the betting percentages. No
Mobile Content Yes, members can use mobile phones and other wireless devices to view betting odds, stats, scores, picks, and injury reports. No
Video Tutorials Yes, we have video tutorials that help our members get acquainted with our site and our betting systems No
Live Customer Support Yes, we offer live online support through Google chat No
Download Software No, just login and view stats. 100% web based content. Yes

*Sports Options also offers a “standard” membership for $99. They withhold updates up to 2 mins. It’s not even worth comparing.