Strategy and Advice

What closely tracking spread results has taught us at the NFL's quarter-season mark

Here at Live Bets, we've actually been closely monitoring results against the spread (ATS) since day one of the 2017 NFL campaign. For every game that's taken place, we've kept tabs on how decisive the covering team's result is and how badly the other team fell short. 

How to nail your fantasy football draft

Fantasy football drafts are where leagues are won and lost. Sure, there is a level of attentiveness that's required to steady the ship throughout the season—especially when injuries and bye weeks start to factor in—but for the most part, a fantasy team's playoff chances will hinge on the strength of the roster that was drafted before the NFL campaign began.

Blue Jays betting data through the first 100 games of 2017

The Blue Jays are now through the first 100 games of the 2017 season. Over the course of the season Live Bets has tracked the expected outcome (based on betting odds) and matching them with actual results.

Using this data, we've noted some interesting trends that will help provide insight into upcoming games. Here are the highlights from our findings. May they help lead you to betting success during the remainder of the MLB season.

Wimbledon 2017 Betting Preview

For the sixth time since 2009, the top four seeds in the gentlemen's draw will be none other than Novak Djokovic (2), Roger Federer (3), Andy Murray (1), and Rafael Nadal (4). Though their seedings have changed over the years, this Big Four has been astoundingly dominant. Nobody outside of their quartet has captured a Wimbledon championship since 2002.

Should You Bet on the Penguins to Three-peat in 2017-18?

Coming off of its third championship of the Sidney Crosby era, it's clear that the Penguins are a first-class organization and have the infrastructure in place to remain competitive for the foreseeable future. That being said, how sure can we be that Pittsburgh will really be the best bet by the time next year's playoffs roll around?