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Dealing with TradesDealing with Trades

Dealing with Trades

In 2013 right-handed pitcher Bud Norris was in his dugout as a member of the Houston Astros. The Astros were on the road playing in Baltimore against the Orioles. Just before the trade deadline, Norris was traded to the Orioles. The next night, Norris started for the Orioles against his former team and won. READ Read More…

Online Sportsbook Rules | Betting ParlaysOnline Sportsbook Rules | Betting Parlays

Online Sportsbook Rules | Betting Parlays

The definition of a parlay bet is the combination of two or more outcomes grouped together in one single wager. This includes straight bets on the pointspread, bets on the total line and bets on moneyline odds. The lone caveat to winning a parlay is that all the selections included must win. If any of Read More…

What to Do When Your Star is Out of the LineupWhat to Do When Your Star is Out of the Lineup

What to Do When Your Star is Out of the Lineup

The Los Angeles Chargers traveled to Foxborough, Mass., on Sunday to face the dynasty known as the New England Patriots in the AFC Divisional Round of the playoffs. The Patriots entered the game as a four-point favorite and rightfully so. They have played in the last seven straight AFC championship games … and they played Read More…

A New Strategy for a New YearA New Strategy for a New Year

A New Strategy for a New Year

The start of a new year always marks an opportunity for improvement in any facet of your life. Resolutions are made and while some seem destined to fall by the wayside, others are worth the added effort to fulfill. If you happen to be a recreational sports bettor looking for a better return on investment Read More…

Why I Like Betting the First Half and QuarterWhy I Like Betting the First Half and Quarter

Why I Like Betting the First Half and Quarter

Humans are creatures of habit and sometimes feel uncomfortable deviating for their norm. For most, when it comes to sports betting, the norm is wagering on full game point spreads, totals and moneylines. Just like having a diversified stock portfolio to maximize your profits, adding more variety to your own betting menu will not only Read More…

The Dreaded Slump & How It Affects Your BettingThe Dreaded Slump & How It Affects Your Betting

The Dreaded Slump & How It Affects Your Betting

After starting the 2018-19 NBA season with three straight 30-points-plus games and then exploding for 51 in Game 5, Golden State’s Steph Curry was averaging 33 points a game in the month of October. Even more impressive was his shooting. The former NBA MVP shot 53 percent from 3-point range and 55 percent overall. Then Read More…

How to Bet On Sports | Minimizing LossesHow to Bet On Sports | Minimizing Losses

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 Read More…

The Effects of Injuries in Professional SportsThe Effects of Injuries in Professional Sports

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 Read More…

Sports Betting & The Power Home Field AdvantageSports Betting & The Power Home Field Advantage

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 Read More…

Why I Like Betting ParlaysWhy I Like Betting Parlays

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. If you are unsure what a parlay is, it is a wager that combines two or more Read More…