Today's Top Bets - January 19

Written by:
Don Shapiro
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85% of the spread betting on the Michigan-Wisconsin game was going towards the Wolverines.


Michigan was coming in at -4 in this game.

While this one has moved from -2 to -4, we are seeing the number drop from -4 to -3.5.

We are seeing some books down to -3.

Sagarin indicates the line should be Michigan -2.

Of course the Wolverines are undefeated coming into this game and Wisconsin is 11-6 Straight Up.   Michigan has won the last three.

We are giving the Badgers a 55% chance of covering here while stopping short of offering an official pick.

Virginia was seeing 75% of the action in their 6 pm EST game at Duke as a +3.5 dog.

This one has been hovering between -3 and -3.5, and for the most part following along with the line.

Record So Far

2018-19 College Basketball Record: 5-5 (50%)

2018-19 NBA Record: 2-2 (50%)

2018 MLB Record: 45-35 (56.2%)

2018 NBA Record: 12-4-1 (75%)

- Don Shapiro, Gambling911.com

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