Why is it Important to Follow Market-Setting Sportsbooks?

Contrary to popular belief, betting lines don’t originate in Las Vegas – they originate from market-setting offshore sportsbooks. These oddsmakers take massive limits, which attracts the sharpest bettors. As an example, sharp sportsbooks like CRIS and Pinnacle were taking six-figure wagers on the Super Bowl while square sportsbooks like Bovada or Sportsbook.com were capping bets…

Should You Buy Our Picks?

Earlier today, an article written by Jeff Ma was published by ESPN that highlighted many of the issues with the pick-selling or “tout” industry.  It was well-written and addresses many of the issues we frequently hear from prospective members when deciding whether to sign up.  In an exercise of full transparency, we wanted to let you know exactly how we handle…

Common Mistakes by Novice Sports Bettors

Typically in this space we focus on historically profitable betting systems, various prop betting opportunities and other tools for making sharper bets, but we still see many bettors repeating the same mistakes. Even bettors who can win at the 52.38% ATS rate needed to overcome the -110 juice at most sportsbooks often see their bankrolls dwindle due to…