While basketball and football betting lines are based on the scoring differential between two opposing teams, the way betting lines are set up for baseball and hockey are different. Because scoring is so limited in baseball games and hockey matches compared to relatively high-scoring football and basketball games, it would be nearly impossible to come up with truly effective betting lines based on differences in team scoring. Most lines likely would be within a couple runs of the other team in baseball and nearly impossible to place at other than one or two goals in hockey. So instead of using traditional side bets for those two sports, odds-makers have bettors place wagers based on which team will win with the vig adjusted accordingly. Totals bets for scoring essentially are the same for all sports, but the side bets do differ.

 

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In case you didn’t know, there is a beautiful hidden secret in the world of sports betting and it is called the Caliente Group just a few setps south to San Diego. There are a few American’s who know about this group because, 15 percent of the Caliente Group’s profit comes from American bettors. 60 sportsbooks is what they offer to bettors and many of which are short trekked from cities like Tucson and San Diego. Why have you never head of them? There just isn’t much written about them. Again, it is a beautiful hidden secret of the “libro foraneo,” which means the “foreign book” in English. While, many of their sportsbooks are spread throughout various locations, Tijuanais home to 12 sportsbook locations. American business could be as high as 40 percent in these locations.

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So what happened? My buddy calls me and tells me he slam dunks nearly 20k after 3 weeks playing on DraftKings.

I have heard about DraftKings, but I had no real idea you could win so much.. Congrats to my buddy Jesse who won $17,000 playing DraftKings.com daily fantasy sports. There is a weekly football contest where the top prize is $100,000. Entry only costs $27. Payback percentage might be over 100%. Forget sports betting! check this out> >

Over coming failure: Get your head up… you have failed it cannot be taken back everyone knows what happen. You know what I say, “So what!”, know this, it doesn’t matter what you do in life whether you are a huge success or total failure you will always have people that will say you ain’t shit, or hate on you, or tell you that you can’t do it. Give them the finger and let’s move on to making this money. Only you can bring you back, and your reality, staying depressed is helping no one …Stop being depressed: No one feels sorry for you. Everyone has their own problems they don’t have time to care about yours. Stop moping around it is not a good look. “Its time to get over it, move on, but don’t forget.” Remember you are a winner and winners never give up.

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By MATT YOUMANS – LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL

Bob Voulgaris had become one of the most successful sports gamblers in the world when, in 2004, he started to lose. It wasn’t just a streak of bad luck, a series of randomly unfavorable outcomes that could last only so long. His edge, he realized, was gone.

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By MATT YOUMANS – LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL

Sharp sports bettors are always seeking an edge. What was considered “inside information” in decades past is now often available to the public instantaneously.

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In-Game Wagering Adds Great Excitement to Contests

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Oh that’s nothing. I’m guessing from the Analytics we have about 30% of the sports betting market share has shifted to Fantasy Sports over the last 9 months. The DFS is new “legal” way wink-wink to bet sports in the US. But as calvinayre.com is reporting, this is likely to be short lived I think and like Online Poker it will have an abrupt ending.

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The sports monitor is a business like any other business.

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The biggest issues handicappers face is coming up something that looks great that is also affordable AND takes payments.

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