The Best Sports Moments of 2015

New Year’s is almost upon us, with several major championships coming up and a lot to engage the excitement of fans and sports bettors in 2016. We’ll keep providing those who utilize our handicapping consulting services with picks to enhance their pocketbook, but for now we’d like to take one last moment to look back […]

Could Legal Sports Betting Become a Nationwide Reality?

When we recently posted our complete beginners’ guide to betting on sports, we mentioned in one of the first sections that legal sports betting is not available in all states, and that some potential sports bettors might have to overcome their ethical hang-ups regarding whether making bets online would constitute breaking or merely bending the […]

Why “MoneyBall” and Video Games are Ruining Baseball

Moneyball is a phrase that spun into existence because Billy Beane and the Oakland Athletics use analytics to turn baseball on it’s head.  See through the use of that awful thing called math you could use averages, on base percentage and any number of other things to produce wins simply by a player producing based on […]

Falling Short of Destiny

Stop me if you’ve heard this before, lovable losers make an improbable run to the World Series. After ending a 29 year playoff drought they find themselves in a 1 game play off.  They enter the 8th inning down 3 runs to their arch-nemesis known as “expletive” Lester in Kansas City. Then the improbable happens, the Royals […]