How the Sports Betting Line is Made by RJ Bell

How the Opening Line Is Made

Experts working for the individual books having a strong opinion on the game . By moving the line, sportsbooks can influence how the public bets on a particular game. By necessity their approach is very research-oriented and concise, since with millions of dollars at risk there is little margin for error. Of the 4-5 oddsmakers, generally the 2 most respected opinions are weighed more heavily by the Odds Director before he decides on the...

Top 5 Betfair Horse Racing Trading Tips For Beginners

While not as useful a tool as it once was, exploiting "gaps" can still be a very profitable addition to any betting system. Essentially, what you need to look out for are two empty price increments. Its price is 12.0 on the lay side and 20.0 on the backside. This can of course be repeated until the market catches up.

2) Look Out For "Gaps" In The Market. 4) Look Out For "Spoofers". This is more suited to Irish racing, where there is lower liquidity, meaning price movements are far more pr...

NHL awards expansion franchise to Las Vegas

"They have a different fan base than we do. Vegas was an economic boomtown in the previous decade, and the NHL is betting that its slowed growth hasn't curbed the city's appetite for sports and spectacles.

Although ice doesn't last long in the desert, Las Vegas has had an appetite for hockey since the Kings and New York Rangers played a memorable outdoor exhibition game here in 1991. The league's alignment and playoff format won't change.

Foley realizes his team might not be alone ...