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Playing The Parlay - Gauging Risks and Potential Gains



Probably the most familiar type of wager in sports betting is the straight or side bet. The term "straight" is a good way to describe it - winning is determined by one basic factor and the payoff is...

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Sports Betting Basics - Gauging Risks and Potential Gains



Online sports betting offers fans ease and convenience when it comes to putting a few bucks on a game. Online sportsbooks have given anyone who has access to the Internet the opportunity to place a...

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Sports Betting Limits Designed To Limit The House's Damage



Every game of chance offers the house a certain inherent statistical advantage but none works off so small a profit margin - theoretically between one and four percent - as sports betting. With so...

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Will your sportsbook move off a key number in football?



For gamblers, the crucial decision each weekend is whether to take or lay the number at their favorite sportsbook. On the other side of the counter, the most critical determination for a sportsbook...

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One for the Money, Two for the Show, Three for the Middle Is Always a Go



For gamblers, the crucial decision each weekend is whether to take or lay the number. On the other side of the counter, the most critical determination for bookmakers is when to move that number....

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Sports Betting's Most Common Mistakes



It's challenging enough earning a profit by betting on sports if you do everything right; it's almost impossible if you make a handicapping or wagering error. Of course, luck sometimes is a factor...

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Injuries Are a Part Of the Betting Game, Too



Injuries, we're told, are a part of the game. That's true in football, basketball, hockey, baseball, boxing, tiddlywinks or any other sport or competition. Injuries, we know, also are part of the...

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The 10 Commandments Of Sports Wagering



The difference between betting on, say, baseball, which utilizes a run line, and football, which employs a pointspread, is as different as the shapes and sizes of the balls used in those two games....

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Gaming Glossary



Every industry has its own vernacular, a set of words and phrases so familiar to those speaking them that there's almost no consideration that an outsider might not understand.If we say, "Some sharp...