Author: Joe berra

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How to Bet On Sports | Minimizing Losses

Betting on sports is all about winning, but too many bettors end up losing money with an overall negative winning percentage. Nobody bets to lose, but the reality of the situation is that most recreational bettors lose more than they win. Even the best professional handicappers are shooting for a consistent winning rate of 60 […]

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The Effects of Injuries in Professional Sports

No one likes to see a professional athlete get hurt, but it happens. The resulting injuries always have an effect on an athlete’s respective team. For the sports year 2015 for example, teams in Major League Baseball spent over $700 million on player salaries to injured players. The NFL spent over $350 million and the […]

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NHL 3-Way Lines Are a Fun Way to Bet

The NHL season has so far been a spectacular season. Hockey is one of those sports that gets better and better as the season ages and there is betting value from top to bottom. What do we mean by betting value from top to bottom? We mean there are great teams to bet on and […]

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Sports Betting & The Power Home Field Advantage

CenturyLink Field. Heinz Field in December. The Big House. Death Valley. Betting on sports like pro and college football often requires some insight into where the game is being played. Playing in the wind tunnel that is Heinz Field late in the season is difficult – kickers hate it – as is traveling to Seattle’s […]

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Why I Like Betting Parlays

Parlays are one of the most common betting types for recreational bettors who are looking to get the most bang for their buck. Bettors use parlays as a way to win big with a smaller amount of risk. Betting Parlays If you are unsure what a parlay is, it is a wager that combines two […]

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Why I Like Betting If-Bets and Reverses

Your average sports bettor may not even be aware of if-bets and reverses, but I’m going to do my best to change that by explaining what they are and why they are beneficial. These bets are similar to parlays in that they involve making multiple selection on a single ticket, however they are different in […]

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ATB Aiming to Make Instagram Where You Find Sports Picks

Ask the Bookie (ATB) has been around for a long time because we go with the flow and change with the times. Instagram has become a great place to find winning sports picks, and we are going to help you find your way. About 8 years ago, ATB was huge, offering bettors a place to […]