Superbowl Spectacular Jan30

Superbowl Spectacula...

It’s a bittersweet day when the NFL season comes to an end.  PayneInsider and I decided to take Bet the Board to the next level for our Superbowl Spectacular pod, even bringing on an industry insider Dave Mason to share his book’s position on the game.  Thanks to all of our loyal...

EPL Round 23 Jan30

EPL Round 23

The Super Bowl may be taking center stage here in the States but the Premiership stops for no one!. James Kempton is back with his gambling game capsules for a busy weekend highlighted by a showdown at the Etihad between the top two teams in the EPL table. Hull vs Newcastle Pick and 2.25...

Popularity Contest

Every prop is not created equally.  Naturally recreational bettors or professional bettors gravitate towards different props given their level of engagement.  The folks at William Hill US were kind enough to share their top 10 most popular prop bets thus far in anticipation of Sunday’s...

Cross Sport Props

Cross sport props continue to grow in popularity each and every year.  Books offshore and in Las Vegas tend to offer a wide variety to test even the most veteran handicappers abilities.  Whether it’s golf, rugby, hockey, soccer, you name it…if you can find an angle worth attacking...

This week in Gamblin...

With the Super Bowl looming closer, most of the articles out there relating to sports gambling pertain to the big game itself.  However we still stumbled across a handful of interesting columns covering regulatory issues that remain very prominent.  Remember, feel free to submit any relevant...

Growth of DFS

FanDuel 4Q Revenue Jumps From $7 Million to $37 Million Written by Trev Rogers The enormous growth of DFS (Daily Fantasy Sports) was hard to miss during the 2014-2015 football season with an onslaught of advertisements from FanDuel and DraftKings enticing new players to join each week. There...

Superfluous Nonsense Jan20

Superfluous Nonsense

Sports journalists operate in shades of grey.  It’s an unspoken truth within the industry during the social media era that being right (or accurate) isn’t nearly as important as being first. Opinions dominate the space and that’s why we choose to read our favorite columnists...

Novelty Props Jan19

Novelty Props

Tis the season for prop bets and Sportsbook.com has unveiled a sampling of what we can expect offshore this Superbowl season.  Not only will players be offered but everything from pop culture, to Gatorade, to anything the most twisted oddsmaker may dream up by then.  Keep those creative...

EPL Round 22 Jan16

EPL Round 22

It’s not a Friday without our futbol fix from the main man across the pond James Kempton.  Remember you can not only read his analysis here but also listen to his weekly podcast here. Aston Villa v Liverpool Liverpool -0.5 and 2.25 goals Although recent form suggests Liverpool and...

Bet the Board Jan15

Bet the Board

We’re Back!!! After an unplanned technology induced hiatus PayneInsider and I are back with a full breakdown of this weekend’s conference championship games.  As always there are still a multitude of ways to listen before the season comes to an end in a few weeks. Subscribe on...

Oscars Odds Jan15

Oscars Odds

They’re finally here! Yes, Oscar odds for this year’s 6 biggest categories courtesy of Bovada.  I won’t claim to have ever bet into any of these markets (ok that’s a lie) but know you degenerate sickos out there are licking your chops to identify value. The Oscars...

Championship Trends Jan15

Championship Trends

TRENDS TRENDS AND MORE TRENDS! Everyone loves numbers when it comes to the NFL The numbers here are all courtesy of www.oddshark.com (follow them on twitter).  As always trends should never be the lone justification for any of your bets with a limited sample size but the information contained...