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What the Demise of PASPA Means

Dec 02, 2018   |   Lars Jones
The Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act of 1992 (PASPA, the Bradley Act) was signed into law in 1993 and overturned by the U.S. Supreme Court on May 14, 2018....

Jai Alai - information and description + video

Jul 18, 2018   |   Tom Law
The game of Jai Alai originates from Spain, over 3 centuries ago, where it was called "Pelota Vasca" and commonly played against church walls. It was brought to Cuba in 1898,...

Understanding and Evaluating Sports Betting Odds

Jul 15, 2018   |   Dave Schwab
The Oddsmaker's job is to set the betting lines that equal-out a sports matchup between a perceived favorite and an underdog. These betting odds can take a few different forms so...

Tips for Selecting a Sportsbook

Jul 15, 2018   |   Dave Schwab
Betting on sports has grown into a billion dollar industry over the years and right along with this tremendous growth has been an equally high proliferation on the other end of...

The Basics of Sports Betting

Jul 15, 2018   |   Dave Schwab
One of the only things more popular than sports themselves is betting on the games. The growth of the sports betting industry in the United States alone has turned this into a...

Different Types of Sports Bets

Jul 15, 2018   |   Dave Schwab
There is little doubt that betting on sports is one of the biggest and most popular forms of gambling in the world, but there are a number of different ways you can create action...

Betting on Sports Futures, Props and Lay Bets

Jul 15, 2018   |   Dave Schwab
Sportsbook are always looking for ways to add betting action to the plate and one of the best ways is through futures, props and lay bets. These types of sports wagers can offer...

The Basics of Betting on Horse Racing

Jul 14, 2018   |   Dave Schwab
For centuries, horse racing has been one of the most popular sports to bet on, and given just how accessible it still is to wager on horses both in the United States and around...

The Basics of Betting on Hockey

Jul 14, 2018   |   Dave Schwab
Many sports bettors may consider wagering on hockey as an acquired taste, but for the ones that take the time to study and fully appreciate the subtle nuances of the sport, the...

The Basics of Betting on Football

Jul 14, 2018   |   Steve Curtis
Betting on sports is a billion dollar business in the United States alone and by far the most popular sport that people love to bet on is football. Every September both at the...

The Basics of Betting on Basketball

Jul 14, 2018   |   Dave Schwab
Basketball remains one of the most popular sports with anyone who loves to bet on the games. Its popularity starts at the collegiate ranks right through the madness of March to...

The Basics of Betting on Baseball

Jul 14, 2018   |   Dave Schwab
The sport of baseball in general and Major League Baseball in particular may not be at the top of the list when it comes to the overall sports betting action it generates, but by...

Insider Betting Tips for the NHL

Jul 14, 2018   |   Dave Schwab
Most sports bettors probably see the NHL as a niche sport when it comes to their overall betting activity, but once you take the time to study all the subtle nuances of the game,...

Insider Betting Tips for the NFL

Jul 14, 2018   |   Dave Schwab
When it comes to betting on sports, the NFL is the King of the Hill as far as the sheer amount of action the games generate. Sportsbooks are well aware of this fact and they are...

Insider Betting Tips for the NBA

Jul 13, 2018   |   Dave Schwab
The NBA has grown in popularity with the fans over the past few years with high profile players such as LeBron James and Stephen Curry leading the way, but the league remains one...

Insider Betting Tips for Major League Baseball

Jul 13, 2018   |   Dave Schwab
The Boys of Summer are usually the only game in town once hockey and basketball wind down in June and before football starts back up in September, so if you are one of the...

Insider Betting Tips for Horse Racing

Jul 13, 2018   |   Dave Schwab
You can go to any race track or turf club across the country and get any number of betting tips from the hard core bettors that frequent these establishments on a daily basis. At...

Insider Betting Tips for College Football

Jul 13, 2018   |   Dave Schwab
The only thing more popular than the sport of football itself is wagering on the games for anyone who considers themselves an avid sports bettor. While the NFL may be at the top...

Insider Betting Tips for College Basketball

Jul 13, 2018   |   Dave Schwab
The popularity of betting on college basketball increases every year and there is nothing quite like the annual NCAA conference tournaments as well as the NCAA Men’s...

Guide to Betting on Golf

Jul 13, 2018   |   Dave Schwab
Golf is one of the most popular sports in the world; it is estimated that this sport has roughly about 450 million fans around the globe, almost as many as baseball has. However,...

Online Sportsbetting 101

May 30, 2006   |   J. Phillip Vogel
It’s fair to say that for as long as there have been sporting events, there have been plenty of people eager to bet on them. During colonial times, for example, settlers...

Sportsbook Terms & Strategies 101

Apr 14, 2006   |   Gayle Mitchell
There are many options online and off to bet on the exciting world of Sports. For those new to this gaming opportunity, I offer up Sportsbook 101 beginning with Sports Terms and...