College Football, NFL Seize Betting Spotlight

The new season of football gets underway this week and savvy college football bettors who took No. 21 Texas A&M and the nine points on the closing betting odds cashed in on the Aggies' stunning 52-28 romp over South Carolina. The Gamecocks went into Thursday’s SEC clash ranked No. 9 in the nation in the AP preseason Top 25 poll. It remains to be seen what kind of major upsets are waiting in the wings for this weekend’s action in college … [Read More...]


NFL Futures Updated at Bodog Sportsbook

The official countdown to the start of the NFL regular season will be underway following this Thursday’s final round of preseason games, and the betting public has responded to what they have seen so far in all 32 teams as reflected by the recently-updated NFL futures and prop bet offerings at Bodog. The popular betting site is also offering new customers a 100% Sign Up Bonus in the form of a free bet of up to $100, and you can take the NFL … [Read More...]

Online NBA betting: Toronto Raptors playoff longshots

The Toronto Raptors enter the NBA playoffs as Atlantic Division champs for the first time since 2007. However, despite setting a franchise record with 48 wins, the Raptors remain a longshot to make a deep playoff run. After starting the season sporting odds of 150/1 to win their first championship, Toronto finished the regular season at a much more respectable but still distant 43/1 in online NBA futures betting at Sports Interaction. The … [Read More...]


Blue Jays make inroads on World Series Betting Odds

The Toronto Blue Jays have been hanging around near the top of the American League East standings and the online sportsbooks have noticed, as the latest odds to win the World Series at Sports Interaction have the Blue Jays sitting comfortably in the second tier of contenders. The updated Sports Interaction odds to win the World Series have the Blue Jays sitting at +1700, which has them sandwiched between the Los Angeles Angels (+1500) and the … [Read More...]


2012 Grey Cup Odds: CFL betting on Stamps, Argos

It’s not bowl season or NFL playoff time, but there is a football championship on the line Sunday and the Grey Cup betting odds slightly favor the Calgary Stampeders. The Stamps were sitting as -1.5 favorites at Bodog sportsbook as of midweek while the Toronto Argonauts – playing in their home stadium – were slight underdogs. The over-under was sitting around 54.5. It’s the 100th edition of the Grey Cup and there has been plenty of hype … [Read More...]


Former Longshot Wildcats Pegged as Favourites in Final Four

The Kentucky Wildcats have rewarded believers who made them strong early season favourites to win the 2014 National Championship. The Wildcats, who stumbled into March Madness as the No. 8 seed in the Midwest, are heading to the Final Four as 2-point favourites over the Wisconsin Badgers in early betting at Sports Interaction and 5Dimes. Kentucky entered March Madness as +4500 longshots in futures betting at 5Dimes, but have slain the beast in … [Read More...]

UFC 158 Betting – GSP vs Diaz

Nick Diaz will finally get his shot at Georges St-Pierre and the UFC Welterweight title this weekend when the two meet at UFC 158. A fight years in the making, plenty of emotion surrounds this upcoming battle between two of the best 170-pounders in the history of the sport. With the Diaz loss to Carlos Condit last year the betting lines have been affected, with St-Pierre handicapped as a heavy -540 favorite at Sports Interaction. That option … [Read More...]


Defending Champs Trailing on Stanley Cup Odds

Online sportsbook Bet365 has the defending Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings sitting as only the third favourite on their updated odds to win the league title in 2015 as the National Hockey League's offseason frenzy gets underway in earnest this week. At Bet365 the Kings are tied with Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins at +900 on the updated odds to win the Stanley Cup next spring, with Los Angeles losing defenseman Willie Mitchell … [Read More...]

Sports Betting


College Football, NFL Seize Betting Spotlight

The new season of football gets underway this week … [Read More...]


NFL Futures Updated at Bodog Sportsbook

The official countdown to the start of the NFL … [Read More...]


Bet365 Sportsbook Offers Week 1 College Slate

The long wait for the start of another season of … [Read More...]

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Sports Handicapping


How to Bet Parlays

SportsInteraction betting analyst Frank Doyle on how to make parlay bets work for you. Everybody loves to make parlay bets. It’s a fundamental part of human nature. The reason people bet parlays is the same … [Read More...]


Line Shopping

Outside of picking winners there are several things serious bettors should do to help their chances of winning over the long haul. Money management plays a big part, as does discipline, and the ability to pass … [Read More...]


Money Management

A handicapper can do all the homework and research he wants, and can pick all the winners he wants. But if he doesn’t know how to manage his money there's a good chance that, over the long haul, he'll lose that … [Read More...]