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What Are the Biggest Business Blunders Online Bookie Software Will Help Prevent?

As a bookie, mistakes can be costly. Having the right online bookie software can help minimize potential blunders. Here's how.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/16/2022

BYU vs. Oregon Week 3 Game Spread

BYU vs. Oregon Week 3 Game Spread

Gambling911.com had the Ducks as a -4.5 home favorite against BYU entering the 2022 season.  Oregon, in particular, could see their rating number rise significantly with a shock win in Week 1 against UGA.  Even with a close loss, the rating is likely to go up.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Aug/16/2022

Joe Flacco Expected to Start for the Jets in Week 1 vs. His Old Team the Ravens

Joe Flacco Expected to Start for the Jets in Week 1 vs. His Old Team the Ravens

With Zach Wilson’s knee surgery today now considered a success and with the team not willing to bring him back until he’s fully ready, Jets’ QB Joe Flacco is in line to start the regular-season opener vs. his former Ravens team, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Aug/16/2022

Massapequa Odds to Win the 2022 Little League World Series

Massapequa Odds to Win the 2022 Little League World Series

Massapequa Coast is considered "America's Team" by some this year.  They become the first Long Island team to go to the World Series since Rockville Centre in 1978.  Better still, Massapequa has never played in the Little League World Series in its 72-year history.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Aug/16/2022

2022 Little League World Series Betting Odds

2022 Little League World Series Betting Odds

The Metro Region team from Massapequa, New York, is the early title favorite with 5-1 odds

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Aug/16/2022

UGA vs. South Carolina Week 3 Game Spread

UGA vs. South Carolina Week 3 Game Spread

To open the 2022 college football season, Georgia would have come in as a huge road favorite versus South Carolina.  The Sagarin Rating for Georgia (1) 99.62 and South Carolina (59) 72.15.   These were the closing ratings for 2021 so adjustments will need to be made.  This would result in the Gamecocks being a +25.5 home dog early on.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/16/2022

Disney to Offer Sports Betting?

Disney to Offer Sports Betting?

Activist investor Daniel Loeb’s Third Point hedge fund wants Disney to get more involved in sports betting.  More specifically, he wants ESPN spun off.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Aug/16/2022

Oregon vs. UGA Week 1 Game Spread

Oregon vs. UGA Week 1 Game Spread

These teams haven't met since 1977 but the SEC has won seven of its past 10 meetings against the Pac-12, though five of those SEC wins were decided by eight points or less.  The payout would be around $600 for every $100 bet on the moneyline should the Ducks beat the Bulldogs

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/16/2022

Dana White on Mar-A-Lago Mole Odds List, Liz Cheney "She's Gone" Tweet Trending, More

It’s no secret that Dana White is a friend and strong supporter of former president Donald Trump.  His odds are quite long, we should point out.  They were coming in at 125-1.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Aug/16/2022

Spank Odds Almost Ready to Go: Now Everyone Will Have Access to Pinnacle Line Moves

Spank Odds Almost Ready to Go: Now Everyone Will Have Access to Pinnacle Line Moves

At one point this past month, Spank Odds was among the most searched for terms coming to the Gambling911.com website and its founder, Gadoon “Spanky” Kryollos, has been heavily promoting the free odds service via social media platforms such as Twitter.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/16/2022

Study Shows Amount of Hype for Every NFL Team Heading Into 2022 Inbox

Study Shows Amount of Hype for Every NFL Team Heading Into 2022 Inbox

We’re three weeks away from the start of the NFL regular season, and at this point, most faithful fans think their team has a chance to contend.  So, which fanbase is proclaiming, “This is our year,” the most on social media? If you guessed the Cowboys (it’s a great guess), you’d be wrong.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/16/2022

Charlotte vs. FAU Week 1 Game Spread

Charlotte vs. FAU Week 1 Game Spread

The Owls have won five of the last seven meetings versus the 49ers.  Should Charlotte manage to win outright, the payout was coming in at $235 for every $100 on the moneyline.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Aug/15/2022

Micro-Betting Explained: What Are the Sports Best Suited for This Wagering Model?

Micro-Betting Explained: What Are the Sports Best Suited for This Wagering Model?

Speaking to iGaming NEXT, venture capitalist and managing partner of Sharp Alpha Advisors Lloyd Danzig said: “Soccer is a low-scoring game with a continuous clock, minimal stoppages, and far fewer discrete events as compared to the most popular US sports. Basketball, baseball, and American football appear to be especially well-suited for micro-betting.”

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/15/2022

Heat Map Shows Negative Sentiment Toward Kevin Durant Amid Trade Talks

Heat Map Shows Negative Sentiment Toward Kevin Durant Amid Trade Talks

According to our social media study that combed through nearly 500,000 tweets, Massachusetts and the surrounding states that support the Celtics do not want Kevin Durant in Boston.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/15/2022

AP Poll vs. CFP Odds for 2022 Compared

AP Poll vs. CFP Odds for 2022 Compared

When comparing the College Football Playoff odds against the AP Poll rankings released today, there is no disconnect in the Top 4 teams as both sets align perfectly.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/15/2022

MLB Picks, Predictions & Best Baseball Betting Odds [Monday August 15]

MLB Picks, Predictions & Best Baseball Betting Odds [Monday August 15]

The Yankees hope to get back in the winning groove with a game against AL foe the Tampa Bay Rays. Atlanta lost plenty of ground to the Mets in a series at Citi Field recently and gets a chance to carve into New York’s lead in the NL Central as the Braves are home.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/15/2022

Adrien Broner Bows Out of Fight Versus Omar Figueroa Jr Over Mental Issues: Figueroa Says It's "BS"

Adrien Broner Bows Out of Fight Versus Omar Figueroa Jr Over Mental Issues: Figueroa Says It's "BS"

Broner was the -250 favorite in Saturday's now cancelled fight.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Aug/15/2022

Wyoming vs. Illinois Week 1 Game Spread

Wyoming vs. Illinois Week 1 Game Spread

The Mountain West has only won 8 out of 59 games against the Big 10 conference while Wyoming has gone 0-5.  Should Wyoming win against Illinois, the payout would be $360 on a $100 bet at some books.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/15/2022

What Are the Baltimore Orioles Payout Odds to Make the Playoffs 2022?

What Are the Baltimore Orioles Payout Odds to Make the Playoffs 2022?

The Baltimore Orioles pay out $500 for every $100 to make the Playoffs in 2022 in a very competitive AL East division that is starting to come undone.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/15/2022

Bet on Who Will Be the Seahawks Starting Quarterback in Week 1 - 2022

Bet on Who Will Be the Seahawks Starting Quarterback in Week 1 - 2022

Geno Smith is the -300 favorite to be the starting quarterback for Seattle in Week 1 of the 2022 NFL season.  BetOnline has Drew Lock at 2-1 odds.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/15/2022

Pay Per Head Cash Flow Reports All the Rage

RealBookies points out that positive weekly cash flow is the life blood of any small business.  You need to have a healthy balance of cash reserves.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/14/2022

Odds of Big Invasion Racing in This Year's Breeders Cup Improve

Odds of Big Invasion Racing in This Year's Breeders Cup Improve

A 3-year-old colt took the Aug. 14 $150,000 Mahony by three lengths.  His name: Big Invasion. 

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Aug/14/2022

Bet on Who Will Be the Steelers Starting Quarterback in Week 1 - 2022

Bet on Who Will Be the Steelers Starting Quarterback in Week 1 - 2022

With Ben Roethlisburger retired after 17 great years, everybody is dying to know who will be named the starting quarterback for the Pittsburgh Steelers in Week 1.  It doesn't look like much of a battle though, at least not as of August 14.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/14/2022

What Will Be the Tax for Ohio Sports Betting?

What Will Be the Tax for Ohio Sports Betting?

Everyone looks forward to sports betting becoming regulated in the state of Ohio some time in early 2023, perhaps in time for bets on the Buckeyes assuming they make the Playoffs.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Aug/14/2022

What Are the Regular Season Wins Total Odds for the Bowling Green Falcons - 2022?

What Are the Regular Season Wins Total Odds for the Bowling Green Falcons - 2022?

Bowling Green won just four regular season games last season, but were mostly profitable for sports bettors.  They covered the spread in eight of twelve games.

Submitted by Tony Caliente on, Aug/14/2022

MLB Becomes First Major Sports League to Support Sports Betting Initiative in California

MLB Becomes First Major Sports League to Support Sports Betting Initiative in California

The MLB supports Prop 27, one of two referendums appearing on the November ballot.  Prop 27 would make it lawful to operate mobile sports betting in the state.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Aug/14/2022

George Pickens to Win Offensive ROY in 2022 Betting Odds - The Top Liability

 George Pickens to Win Offensive ROY in 2022 Betting Odds - The Top Liability

Dave Mason of BetOnline noted that action was "coming in before my eyes on Steelers' George Pickens to win Offensive ROY" Saturday evening

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Aug/13/2022

Fernando Tatis Jr. Suspension a Blow to Padres World Series Odds

Fernando Tatis Jr. Suspension a Blow to Padres World Series Odds

Tatis Jr. has been suspended 80 games (and the rest of the 2022 season) after testing positive for Clostebol, a performance-enhancing substance in violation of Major League Baseball's Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/13/2022

Tua Tagovailoa 2022 Futures Betting Markets - MVP, Passing Yardage

Tua Tagovailoa 2022 Futures Betting Markets - MVP, Passing Yardage

Curtis of AcePerHead sees the Dolphins thriving in a system where the league wants refs to be calling more illegal contact in the secondary.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/13/2022

What Are the Regular Season Wins Total Odds for the Oregon Ducks - 2022?

What Are the Regular Season Wins Total Odds for the Oregon Ducks - 2022?

BetOnline has Oregon winning OVER 8.5 regular season games in 2022.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/13/2022

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Are the FSU Seminoles a good bet versus Wake Forest this week?

Should I Bet the FSU Seminoles in College Football This Week?

The Florida Seminoles have been hot for gamblers to start the 2022 season.

Bet the Texas A&M Aggies in 2022

Should I Bet the Texas A&M Aggies in College Football This Week?

The Texas A&M Aggies were embarassed by App State in Week 2 but have otherwise looked good.

Phils Favored Over Brew for Wild Card: Mets, Braves Tossup for Weekend Series But Not Division

Phils Favored Over Brew for Wild Card: Mets, Braves Tossup for Weekend Series But Not Division

(Panama City) - On the heels of a five-game skid (and losers of 7 of 10 overall), Philadelphia is in jeopardy of losing the race for the third and final Wild Card spot to Milwaukee.