NBA Playoffs handicapping spectacular ft Spoon in Vegas (@jt_spoon) we touch on life as an advantage player in the desert, handicapping playoff series and game-by-game betting then frame the playoff outcomes and likely title winners.
We welcome advantage player, known gambler and NHL sharp @RobPizzola to the Deep Dive to talk about NHL handicapping and the start of the NHL Playoffs. Lots of talk on process and learning how to be a better bettor.
A tradition unlike any other... Andy gives you golf winners. We preview the Masters with our good friend JD (@jmazzjd) breaking down what makes this course special from a handicapping perspective, touching on the top of the odds board and hitting the specialty props. FORE!
We welcome our friend in the desert @ChristianPina to breakdown his process for capping baseball. Christian hits for the cycle touching on markets, handicapping angles and who he's high and low on going forward this season.
Andy and Whale welcome back good friend of the pod @JayKrier and get into the round of 16 match-ups for the NCAA Tourney. We hit all the sides and totals including some fun props and who we expect to make the Final Four.
Andy and Whale take on one of the trickier parts of sports betting, evaluating trends. Some trends are obviously noise and some are indicative of key situations that need to be accounted for but what about the rest?
Andy and Whale welcome back good friend of the pod Mr. Locky Lockerson so frame the 2019 NCAA Men's College Basketball Tournament. The Madness extends beyond a breakdown of the field into a handicap of the most interesting 1st round matchups.
Andy and Whale welcome Ed Feng of The Power Rank (@thepowerrank) to go over strategy and tips for picking a group and constructing a bracket that will win you your March Madness pool. We cover analytics and modeling philosophy in general before diving into bracket optimization techniques.
Andy and Whale break down parlays and teasers... they won't make you rich but there are absolutely effective ways to use parlays in your betting strategies. We also cover the right way and the Wong way to play teasers.
We dive into the regular season wins betting market with a true originator and gambling twitter OG @Spreadapedia... We talk baseball handicapping process and fun stories before combing through the preseason betting markets for value.
We dive into the concept of closing line value and discuss how important it is in the world of advantage sports betting. We go deep providing some examples and hitting some of the more nuanced aspects of calculating and interpreting CLV.
Andy and Whale continue their series on modeling hoops with special guest @WoodstockWins. This episode dives into some of the more sophisticated techniques the fellas use to find a quantifiable edge betting hoops.
Valentine's Day special for us joined by one of the best in the business Natalie Van Rydstrom (@NatalieRydstrom) to talk Champions League Futbol. A Deep Dive into UCL handicapping, the outrights market and upcoming matches.