Chris Palmer is a former professional handicapper who now writes about sports betting news. Here, he takes a look at some of the most common methods that professional bettors use to win big.
As gambling has expanded to countless forms over the last three decades, so have the tools professional bettors use to pick their games and make money at the right times.
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From the early days of Vegas and The Tropicana, to the rise of computerized online sportsbooks like Ladbrokes, to the advent of private offshore books and spread betting, the way professional bettors bet has changed significantly over time.
From making exotic bets to simple props, the options have never been more plentiful for anyone who can put in the time and effort to learn them.
Over the next few weeks, I’m going to break down the most common strategies used by professional bettors, including those we now see regularly at online sportsbooks around the country.
Why many professional sports bettors use prop wagers to build their winnings
There are dozens of different prop bets that sportsbooks offer to bettors, and that’s not even considering the more esoteric or niche bets that sportsbooks regularly offer.
Here’s a few examples of some of the popular prop bets you can bet on at most sportsbooks around the country.
In this week’s NBA playoffs, the Heat’s Josh Richardson is only an 11/2 favorite to score 20 points in Game 4.
You can also wager on how many rebounds, assists, turnovers and 3-pointers (excluding tipped or missed shots) the Thunder’s Russell Westbrook will total in the game.
In Game 4 of the NBA Finals, Kevin Durant is currently a one-inch favorite to get a technical foul, so you can also wager on the number of technical fouls he’ll receive.