Sports Betting Predictions: World Cup Knockout Round

Sports Betting Predictions: World Cup Knockout Round

By Accuscore We already made our bold group play predictions. You read about those here. Now, based on Accuscore’s World Cup 2018 Group Stage Predictions, here is what our simulators see happening in the knockout stages. Here we go: Bolded teams are the ones more likely to progress – be it after 90 minutes, extra time or penalty kicks: Keep in mind, the above outcomes are only the most likely results. There are countless different outcomes — if the pairings change after the groups. That said, the one particular team doing better than anticipated is Uruguay. We see Uruguay upsetting reigning European Champions Portugal in the first round, then ousting the new generation French dream team. Brazil eventually proves to be too much, but Uruguay – led by goal scorers Luis Suarez and Edinson Cavani – might just be the dark horse of the World Cup 2018. Get your bets …

Sports Betting: Accuscore World Cup Predictions (Group Stage)

Sports Betting: Accuscore World Cup Predictions (Group Stage)

By Accuscore It’s time for the biggest soccer tournament in the world: The FIFA World Cup 2018. Kicking off this week in Russia, the tournament includes 32 nations divided into 8 groups of 4 teams. The top 2 teams in each group advance to the knockout round of 16, while the other 2 teams are done. Accuscore is, as usual, here with predictions. With our advanced simulation engine, it’s possible to make detailed projections on each individual game, leading to the knockout stage and eventually to the finalists and of course the winner. As an Accuscore subscriber, gain access to detailed projections and analysis on each of the 64 FIFA World Cup 2018 matches, including star-rated value picks and player performance predictions! JOIN NOW! Accuscore’s analytics provide each team’s probabilities to win their group, advance to the round of 16 and the projected point average reached in the group stage. …

Delaware Launches Legalized Sports Betting

Delaware Launches Legalized Sports Betting

By Betting Buzz Well, that didn’t take long. Only weeks after the Supreme Court overturned a federal ban on sports gambling, Delaware became the first state to legalize individual sporting events. On June 5, Delaware residents could walk into one of Delaware’s three casinos and put money on the Philadelphia Eagles. Because parlay wagering was already allowed on NFL contests, the legal infrastructure was already in place. But, for the first time, residents can make bets on individual NHL, NFL, MLB and MLS games as well as golf and auto racing. With the good gambling news comes some caution. Gamblers should expect taxes — on certain wins. By law, the casino must withhold 24% of wins over $5,000. The amount could be higher at tax time depending on income and tax bracket. (Keep in mind, gambling losses can be deducted up to the amount of each gambler’s winnings. Seek out …

Betting Odds: 2018 World Cup

Betting Odds: 2018 World Cup

By Sports Betting Buzz It can take hours to analyze all the 2018 World Cup betting markets and options — and that’s exactly why gamblers love this damn event. While some like to wager on winning teams, others focus on individuals and back them for the Golden Ball. Let’s check out some of the most popular bets: Bet on the World Cup at bet365 Disclosure: We are a site dedicated to sports betting that sometimes receives compensation from the companies whose products we review or endorse. We are independently owned and the opinions expressed here are our own. As of May 30, the bet365 odds are Germany retaining the trophy at 9/2.* However, they aren’t the favorites. Brazil is 4/1. Other soccer powerhouses in the top 10 are Spain at 6/1, followed by France 13/2, Argentina 9/1, Belgium 11/1 and England at 16/1. There are some strong dark horses, such as …

Sports Betting Odds: Warriors Favored Over Cavaliers in NBA Final

Sports Betting Odds: Warriors Favored Over Cavaliers in NBA Final

By Sports Betting Buzz In the NBA’s version of Groundhog Day. Fans and gamblers will be treated to the fourth consecutive NBA Finals series between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers. Let’s look at the odds. Bet on the NBA Finals at bet365 Disclosure: We are a site dedicated to sports betting that sometimes receives compensation from the companies whose products we review or endorse. We are independently owned and the opinions expressed here are our own. You’re definitely a sports betting underdog lover if you’re hoping LeBron James can lead Cleveland to a victory over Kevin Durant, Steph Curry and company in James’ eighth straight final appearance. But hey, anything can happen. The favorites often lose and injuries are unpredictable. According to bet365 on May 29, Golden State is 12-point favorites at 10/11 to take game one and are 1/11 to take the series with Cleveland 7/1 to win …

Jackpot: Dying Bar Gambles $3 Million on Sports Betting

Jackpot: Dying Bar Gambles $3 Million on Sports Betting

By Sports Betting Buzz Imagine somebody pitching you this idea: Let’s spend $3 million building a bar at place nobody wants go. And the whole purpose of the bar is to let people engage in an activity that’s illegal. Sounds like a loser, right? Not when it comes to sports betting. New Jersey’s Monmouth racetrack was so sure the Supreme Court would eventually overturn a federal sports betting ban that it sank $3 million into renovating its bar into a wagering haven for patrons. Enter track operator and horseracing enthusiast Dennis Drazin, who’s long been campaigning for legalized betting in New Jersey According to The New York Times, Drazin took over Monmouth in 2012 and devised a master sports betting plan. The bar is now waiting for the state’s gambling bill to become a law before it starts taking bets. Nobody’s sure exactly when this will happen (the state is …

Sports Betting: Real Madrid Favored Over Liverpool in Champions League Final

Sports Betting: Real Madrid Favored Over Liverpool in Champions League Final

By Sports Betting Buzz The sportsbooks say Madrid — but it’s close. The king of European soccer will be crowned at the Champions League final in Ukraine this Saturday, May 26 when Spanish giants Real Madrid face Liverpool of the English Premier League. According to the latest bet365 odds on May 21, Real Madrid are slight 6/5 favorites. Bet on the Champions League Final at bet365 It was a lackluster season for Cristiano Ronaldo and Real Madrid during La Liga competition, finishing 17 points behind champions Barcelona. On the other hand, Liverpool exceeded most expectations by placing fourth in the EPL and unexpectedly reaching the Champions League final. Real will try to salvage the 2017-18 campaign by reigning over Europe for the 13th time — and third year in a row — while the Reds are gunning for their sixth European title. Let’s not forget Real also aims to avenge …

What is live betting?

What is live betting?

By Sports Betting Buzz Like everything else in our tech-driven universe, the world of sports betting has dramatically evolved during the last 20 years. Great example: Now gamblers can enjoy the thrill of live (or in-play) betting from almost any location. Essentially, this form of gambling allows bettors to wager on a sporting event in real time — while it’s being played. Gone are the days where you bet on an outcome and had to wait it out. Make live bets at bet365 Advantages of live betting Bettors can now assess the flow of a live game before placing a wager. One team gets off to a rocky start? This could change a potential bet. If you’re not lucky enough to take advantage of live betting at a stadium, you can always connect to most events via bet365’s live streaming option. This offers a wide variety of in-play betting and …

NBA Betting (Update): Warriors Now 47% Likely to Win NBA Title

NBA Betting (Update): Warriors Now 47% Likely to Win NBA Title

By Accuscore Last week, we told you Golden State had a 33% chance to win the NBA title. Those odd have increased as the playoffs go deeper and we continue to run our simulations. Get more sports betting tips at Accuscore Here’s what’s happening in the NBA: Eastern Conference Toronto Raptors (1) – Cleveland Cavaliers (4)The Raptors are 66% favorites to win the series, but if Cleveland pulls off an upset it’s most likely to go seven games. Boston Celtics (2) – Philadelphia 76ers (3) The 76ers probability of winning the series is 70% and they should win it in six or even five games even though they lost the opener. Western Conference Houston Rockets (1) – Utah Jazz (5) The Rockets won the first game and are 80% favorites to finish off the series, most likely in six games. Golden State Warriors (2) – New Orleans Pelicans (6)Golden State …

Texas woman racks up $1.2 million on $18 bet

Texas woman racks up $1.2 million on $18 bet

By Sports Betting Buzz Margaret Reid, a horse racing fan from Austin, Texas, was the big winner on Kentucky Derby Day when she snagged nearly as much as the horse who won the big race. And she spent just $18 doing it. The lucky winner laid down her cash on a Pick 5 bet at a local racetrack in Selma, Texas. When the muddy slop had settled at Churchill Downs, Reid walked away with $1.2 million. Reid took 3/1 favorite Justified to capture the Kentucky Derby in the last race (not that hard given he was the favorite) but also picked the winners of the four previous races. Bet on horse racing at bet365 Disclosure: We are a site dedicated to sports betting that sometimes receives compensation from the companies whose products we review or endorse. We are independently owned and the opinions expressed here are our own. While winning that …