March Madness : Round of 32 Money MakersMarch Madness : Round of 32 Money Makers

March Madness : Round of 32 Money Makers

Good Morning Ask The Bookie Fans, Anthony Cashman checking in for March Madness.  An oddity saw the first round start off on St. Patrick’s Day.  Thank goodness for mobile wagering platforms and the rock solid client at America’s Bookie.  I could get those valuable investments in with out neglecting attention from my Guinness.  So with Read More…

Both Sides of the Hook Can Make You SharpBoth Sides of the Hook Can Make You Sharp

Both Sides of the Hook Can Make You Sharp

The hook provides difficulties that even the experience handicapper might not be aware of.  During this last week, we had two selections with each one going a different way by the narrowest of margins.  Now most would accept their situation as is and see their bankroll adjust downward to the tune of -0.10 units.  However, Read More…

PGA Picks | 2019 Zurich Classic of New OrleansPGA Picks | 2019 Zurich Classic of New Orleans

PGA Picks | 2019 Zurich Classic of New Orleans

The PGA tees off in Avondale, Louisiana this week, about 30 minutes from New Orleans where a field of 160 players that make up 80 teams will battle for the $7.3M purse. The low 35 teams and ties will be CUT after the second round. Are you wondering the format of this tournament? Here are Read More…

NHL Playoffs Free Pick | Leafs at Bruins Game 7NHL Playoffs Free Pick | Leafs at Bruins Game 7

NHL Playoffs Free Pick | Leafs at Bruins Game 7

This is a fun one and what a series it’s been. This is especially fun because these two have been here and done this before. This series has played out exactly as it should have with the road team capturing the wins, heading back, and the road team capturing the win. The back and forth Read More…

Dogs Ready to Bite the Books: Oklahoma City at PortlandDogs Ready to Bite the Books: Oklahoma City at Portland

Dogs Ready to Bite the Books: Oklahoma City at Portland

The Oklahoma City Thunder won their last five regular season games straight-up while going 4-1 against the spread. The rally moved them to No. 6 in the Western Conference playoffs and the star power of Russell Westbrook and Paul George designated the Thunder as the team nobody wanted to face in the NBA postseason. The Read More…

MLB Free Pick | Twins at AstrosMLB Free Pick | Twins at Astros

MLB Free Pick | Twins at Astros

Yesterday was quite possibly the worst day I’ve had in sports. But that was yesterday, it’s a new week and ready to dig into the numbers and do what I do best…find value. I will never go against my mold and bet moneylines of -150 and over. To me, the value just isn’t there. I Read More…

Online Sportsbook Rules | Sports Betting AccountsOnline Sportsbook Rules | Sports Betting Accounts

Online Sportsbook Rules | Sports Betting Accounts

Once you decide to open a betting account with any online sportsbook it is very important to understand any house rules and regulations governing the use of that online account. The best starting point is the general House Rules section of that sportsbook’s website which should be able to provide all the information you need. Read More…

MLB Free Pick | Reds at PadresMLB Free Pick | Reds at Padres

MLB Free Pick | Reds at Padres

What do you look at when you’re deciding what to bet? Do you go with your gut, or do you take a couple of hours to study lines, peruse stats, read “expert” opinions, look at trends? Where do you get the info you’re looking for? Please go to this post on IG and Facebook @askthebookie Read More…

October Dreams…2019 World Series OddsOctober Dreams…2019 World Series Odds

October Dreams…2019 World Series Odds

After roughly three weeks of the 2019 Major League Baseball season, surprises abound. Last place in the American League East? That would be your defending World Series champion Boston Red Sox, who as of April 20th sported a 7-13 record and an AL-low -40 runs differential. Even the New York Yankees – given +700 odds Read More…

NBA Playoffs Free Pick | Rockets at JazzNBA Playoffs Free Pick | Rockets at Jazz

NBA Playoffs Free Pick | Rockets at Jazz

So exactly what kind of NBA alternate universe have the Rockets discovered? The Rockets can play defense and we knew they had it in them! The problem for the Rockets dating back at least three seasons and beyond, defense. The Rockets have been awful when it comes to giving up points, in a big way. Read More…

MLB Free Pick | Mariners at AngelsMLB Free Pick | Mariners at Angels

MLB Free Pick | Mariners at Angels

We all pine over football season and it’s betting opportunities, but any true sports fan has to love this time of the year. If you really know sports, there is not only plenty of great action to bet on, betting this time of the year provides huge winning potential. The NHL and NBA Playoffs provide Read More…

Despite Recent Breakdown, Warriors Still Heavy Favorite to Win It AllDespite Recent Breakdown, Warriors Still Heavy Favorite to Win It All

Despite Recent Breakdown, Warriors Still Heavy Favorite to Win It All

Just a few days into the 2019 NBA postseason and already there have been plenty of surprises. Orlando wins their playoff opener in Toronto. Philadelphia lost to Brooklyn badly in Game 1 of their series. Maybe not all that surprising was San Antonio’s Game 1 win over second-seeded Denver. The early action is making for Read More…