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Gambling in California — The Law
California residents and visitors have a wide array of land-based gambling options to choose from, including casinos, lottery, poker, and more. While online and mobile options are more limited, innovative companies like b spot are popping up to expand the options. Before we jump into the legal details, here’s... Read more
List of Super Bowl 52 Prop Bets
Last year, a record $138.5 millon was legally wagered in Las Vegas on Super Bowl 51. The fun part? A lot of that cash had nothing to do with point spreads or money lines. When it comes to the Super Bowl, the prop bet is king. And each year,... Read more
Super Bowl Betting History: All-Time Odds
Looking for a little historical research to influence your Super Bowl LII bet? If you’re into trends, you’ll roll with the dogs (which means the -5 Eagles) when betting the point spread this year. Super Bowl underdogs have won an impressive 12 of the last 16 spreads. Interestingly, before the... Read more
Accuscore Picks: New Jersey Devils VS Nashville Predators; January 25th, 2018
The New Jersey Devils are slight 51 percent favorites over the Nashville Predators. The Devils are favored despite being projected for 31 shots on goal vs 31 shots for the Predators. The Devils goalie(s) have the edge in save percentage at 90.8% compared to the Predators goalie(s) who have... Read more
Accuscore Picks: Miami Heat VS Sacramento Kings; January 25th, 2018
The Miami Heat are heavy 79.5 percent favorites over the Sacramento Kings. The Kings are shooting 44.3 percent from the field which is significantly lower than the Heat who are forecasted to shoot 49.7 percent. The Heat have the rebounding advantage at 45.4 to 37.9. Turnovers are pretty even... Read more
Accuscore 2018 NFL Playoffs: Falcons Beat Eagles
By Accuscore The Atlanta Falcons are a solid favorite with a 67% chance to beat the Philadelphia Eagles. Devonta Freeman is projected for 62 rushing yards and a 35% chance of having at least 1 rushing TD. In the 33% of simulations where the Philadelphia Eagles win, Nick Foles... Read more
What is the Moneyline?
When you’ve got the New England Patriots playing the winless Cleveland Browns, most gamblers will bet the farm on the Patriots — if it’s a straight-up bet.  Well, sportsbooks aren’t stupid. Meet the moneyline, which places certain odds on competing teams (or individuals if it’s boxing) and lets gamblers... Read more
What is the Over/Under?
Let’s say the Temple Owls and the Florida Seminoles are playing football tonight. Let’s say both teams typically score a ton of points. This should be a shootout! Wouldn’t it be interesting if you could wager on whether (or not) both teams will reach a certain point total? Say... Read more