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Jeff's 2022-23 NHL Eastern Conference Spotlight Team
Jeff Hochman Sep 26, 2022  
Jeff (JH-Sportsline) is an 8-time NHL handicapping champion with just one non-winning season in his 23+ year career fully documented at The Sports Monitor of OK. Get Every NHL service selection Jeff releases through the Stanley Cup Finals for just $599. It's the biggest no-brainer in the history of mankind. Save $200 if you signup on or before October 1st, 2022. 100% Profit Guaranteed!

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How to Bet NFL Quarters
America's Bookie Sep 25, 2022  

Learn how to bet NFL quarters.

Key Points

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Mike Handzelek's CFB Week 4 Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek Sep 25, 2022  
Saturday, September 24, 2022 Texas vs. Texas Tech (NCAAF) - 3:30 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: +7/-110 Texas Tech Rating: 8* Big Time Revenger Play (WIN) History may not support a win since the Red Raiders only have 4 wins in this series since 99'. Texas Tech got embarrassed last season after losing their QB in a 70-35 rout @ Darrell K. Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium. 1st-yea ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's NFL Week 2 Analysis/Review/Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Sep 22, 2022  
Sunday, September 18, 2022 Cincinnati Bengals vs. Dallas Cowboys (NFL) - 4:25 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: -7/-110 Cincinnati Bengals Rating: 9* Mike's 9 Star NFL Road Warrior Play (LOSS) 'm not buying for a second the Super Bowl loser jinx the following season here! OC Brian Callahan (who'll be aware of where Rookie Of The Year & MLB Micah Parsons will be lining up as wel ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's CFB Week 3 Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek Sep 19, 2022  
Saturday, September 17, 2022 Michigan State vs. Washington (NCAAF) - 7:30 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: +3/-110 Michigan State Rating: 8* Mike's CFB Public Missed Perception Play (LOSS) The initial reaction of most mushes here is ex-Indiana, now Washington Huskies QB Michael Penix should have success (won 24-0 in 20' & lost 20-15 LY) since he did in a few Big 10 games while ...  read more
 
Jeff's 2022-23 NHL Western Conference Spotlight Team
Jeff Hochman Sep 19, 2022  
Jeff (JH-Sportsline) is an 8-time NHL handicapping champion with just one non-winning season in his 23+ year career fully documented at The Sports Monitor of OK. Get Every NHL service selection Jeff releases through the Stanley Cup Finals for just $599. It's the biggest no-brainer in the history of mankind. Save $200 if you signup on or before October 1st, 2022. 100% Profit Guaranteed!

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Mike Handzelek's NFL Week 1 Analysis/Review/Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Sep 14, 2022  
Sunday, September 11. 2022 Baltimore Ravens vs. New York Jets (NFL) - 1:00 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: -7/-105 Baltimore Ravens Rating: 8* Mike's Background Checker Play (WIN) There's more than a few returns for this game as newly-inserted Jets' starting QB Joe Flacco gets the call (led the ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's CFB Week 2 Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek Sep 13, 2022  
Saturday, September 10, 2022 South Carolina vs. Arkansas (NCAAF) - 12:00 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: -9/-110 Arkansas Rating: 9* Mike's SEC Game Of The Week (WIN) Shane Beamer (son of former Va. Tech HC Frank Beamer) enters his 2nd season (7-6 overall) @ SC after being under Lincoln Riley @ Oklahoma as Asst. HC/TE Coach. I feel this team is still in transition & last week's ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's MLB Early September Anaysis/Review/Quick Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Sep 9, 2022  
Wednesday, September 07, 2022 Atlanta Braves vs. Oakland Athletics (MLB) - 3:37 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -275 Atlanta Braves Rating: 8* MLB Dynamic Duo Play 1 (LOSS) The BIG SPENCE as in Strider is 3-0 with a brilliant 1.08 ERA over his last 4 starts. Oakland come in NOT having faced him yet so there's the unfamiliarity advantage. But what gets the dough is his stingiest ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's CFB End of Week 1 Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek Sep 6, 2022  
North Carolina vs. Appalachian State (NCAAF) - 12:00 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -130 Appalachian State Rating: 8* Mike's CFB Saturday Multi-Hit Parlay (LOSS) The main thing that's alarming has to be a red flag raised toward North Carolina last week (56 1/2-point favorites). In the waning moments of the first half, they were up just 21-14. This is against a Florida A&M Rattl ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's MLB Team Progression Halfway Point Standings Overview
Point Shaver Handzelek Sep 2, 2022  
For a more accurate view of team progression, let's examine the MLB Standings from around the halfway point INSTEAD of the All-Star period. Here's what the real 2nd half standings would be today. AL East -- Baltimore 34-17, Tampa Bay 30-21, Boston 29-24, Toronto 26-23, NY Yankees 21-31. AL Central -- Cleveland 29-25, Chi. White Sox 28-27, Minnesota 22-26, Kansas City 25-31, Detroit 20-35. AL ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's 8 Star CFB Opening Play
Point Shaver Handzelek Sep 1, 2022  
Let's remember that it's a "tread lightly" approach early on in the CFB season until teams solidify their lineups. Hopefully, COVID-19 protocols won't radically jumble rosters like it did the past 2 seasons. Nevertheless, this renewal of the "Backyard Brawl" is BACK (for the 105th time) with these 2 tangling for the first time since 2011 (WV @ -7 winning by 1, 21-20). In fact, the dog has covere ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's End of August MLB Analysis/Review/Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Aug 31, 2022  
Tuesday, August 30, 2022 Tampa Bay Rays vs. Miami Marlins (MLB) 6:40 PM EDT Tampa Bay Rays Premium Pick YouWager Play Title: Tuesday Goose-egger Play Selected: Money Line: -182 Rating: 9* (WIN) Analysis: Shane McClanahan is in a groove! He's a torrid 1.89 ERA clip his last 3 (2.20 ERA on the year) & has a steady 2.21ERA @ night. Shane's 2 career starts versus Miami has yielded an out-of-th ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's Late August MLB Analysis/Review/Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Aug 27, 2022  
Thursday, August 25, 2022 Los Angeles Angels vs. Tampa Bay Rays (MLB) - 1:10 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -170 Tampa Bay Rays Rating: 10* Rare 10 Star Afternoon Delight Play (WIN) RHP Drew Rasmussen is simply ripping up the AL with excellent mechanics! His scarcity & unfamiliarity ALSO comes into play here as he's faced L.A. just once in his career throwing a scoreless innin ...  read more
 
Jeff's Grade 1 Run Happy Travers Stakes Selection (Race 11)
Jeff Hochman Aug 25, 2022  
Jeff's Grade 1 Run Happy Travers Stakes Selection (Race 11)


Saratoga Race Track (5:44 PM ET)


#8 Zandon (5/1) to Win & Place



This would seem to be a competitive race on paper, except for those two longshots. I'm looking for value and it's backed by a strong double angle. Epicenter defeated Zandon by 1 1/2 lengths in the Grade 2 Jim Dand ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's Mid To Late August MLB Analysis, Review/Notes/Records
Point Shaver Handzelek Aug 21, 2022  
Saturday, August 20, 2022 Kansas City Royals vs. Tampa Bay Rays (MLB) - 4:10 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -202 Tampa Bay Rays Rating: 9* Mike's Saturday Afternoon Delight (WIN) These Rays have been crafty! In the Willy Adames trade last May, Rasmussen came over from Milwaukee as a reliever. Pitching coach Kyle Snyder then converted him into a 4 to 5-inning starter that has p ...  read more
 
Mike's Mid-August Monday Night Avenger Play/Analysis/Review/Notes/Records
Point Shaver Handzelek Aug 17, 2022  
Monday, August 15, 2022 San Diego Padres vs. Miami Marlins (MLB) - 6:40 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Moneyline Miami Marlins Rating: 9* Mike's Monday Night Avenger Play (WIN) Since the VTD system shuts down too early before game time, here's a play for Monday night for no charge. In 2013, Sandy Alcantara got his big break when the 17-year-old Dominican was signed by the St. Louis ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's Mid-August MLB Analysis/Review/Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Aug 15, 2022  
Saturday, August 13, 2022 Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Kansas City Royals (MLB) - 7:10 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -228 Los Angeles Dodgers Rating: 9* Mike's Saturday Night Sizzler (WIN) Mark Prior (ex-Cubs pitcher & now pitching coach with the L.A. Dodgers) & staff has groomed Andrew Heaney well. This southpaw has a devastating low 90's sinking fastball along with a curveball w ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's Early August MLB Analysis/Review/Notes/Standings
Point Shaver Handzelek Aug 9, 2022  
Wednesday, August 03, 2022 Cincinnati Reds vs. Miami Marlins (MLB) - 6:40 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -200 Miami Marlins Rating: 8* Mike's Bookies' Analytical Nightmare Play (WIN) The books are scared & running as they've posted an inflated line in hopes of flocking the timid away. Don't fall for it! Yes, the Reds are 15-5 versus Miami their last 20. However, Sandy Alcantar ...  read more
 
Jeff's 2022 NFL Season Win Predictions for all 32 teams
Jeff Hochman Aug 3, 2022  
Arizona Cardinals UNDER 8.5 (Last Season: 11)


Atlanta Falcons UNDER 5 (Last Season: 4)


Baltimore Ravens OVER 9.5 (Last Season: 8)


Buffalo Bills OVER 11.5 (Last Season: 11)


Carolina Panthers OVER 6.5 (Last Season: 5)


Chicago Bears UNDER 6.5 (Last Season: 6)


Cincinnati Bengals ...  read more
 
Jeff's 2022 Pac-12 Spotlight Team
Jeff Hochman Aug 2, 2022  
Jeff's 2022 Pac-12 Spotlight Team


Utah Utes (2021: 10-4 SU, 7-7 ATS)


I think the Utes are in prime position to win the Pac-12 title once again. The Utes are stout on the offensive line, returning three starters from a team that ranked No. 21 last season. Junior QB Cameron Rising returns after leading the offense to a Pac-12 Championship. He passed for 2,943 ya ...  read more
 
Jeff's 2022 Atlantic Coast Conference (Coastal) Spotlight Team
Jeff Hochman Aug 1, 2022  
Jeff's 2022 ACC (Coastal) Spotlight Team


Miami Hurricanes (2021: 7-5 SU, 6-6 ATS)


The Hurricanes get a major bump up this season thanks to former Ducks' head coach Mario Cristobal taking over on a 10-year, 80 million dollar contract. He led Oregon to a 35-13 record from 2017-2021, winning multiple conference championships. Tyler Van Dyke should improve after t ...  read more
 
Sports Emotional Rescue: Fear of Loss
Cajun Sports Aug 1, 2022  
I recently read an article from a Financial Research Company that recommended dollar cost averaging when contributing to your retirement plan and I started to wonder if some of their findings applied to sports investing. They said investors need to learn to offset their fear of investing loss by contributing a set amount every payday, this concept is known as dollar cost averaging. In all but a ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's End of July MLB Analysis/Review/Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Aug 1, 2022  
Saturday, July 30, 2022 Philadelphia Phillies vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (MLB) - 7:15 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -152 Philadelphia Phillies Rating: 9* Mike's Intrastate Momentum Driver (WIN) This intrastate rivalry has very deep roots going back to 1887. Remember when the NL first expanded to 2 divisions from 1969 thru 1993, it was the Phillies & Pirates who took home 15 of th ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's Late July MLB Analysis/Review/Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Jul 29, 2022  
Thursday, July 28, 2022 Seattle Mariners vs. Houston Astros (MLB) 8:10 PM EDT Houston Astros Premium Pick YouWager Play Title: Thursday MLB Firestarter Play Selected: Money Line: -136 Rating: 9* (WIN) Analysis: The Astros were obviously getting prepped for this series by the lackluster effort in their latest & only loss via 3-game sweep to Oakland (it was the A's 1st sweep of a series as ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's Mid-July MLB Analysis/Review/Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Jul 22, 2022  
Friday, July 15, 2022 Philadelphia Phillies vs. Miami Marlins (MLB) - 6:40 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -163 Miami Marlins Rating: 9* Mike's MLB Firestarter (WIN) RHP Sandy Alcantara is a hot commodity. He's an excellent groundball-inducing pitcher (49%) whose dominating pitches are mainly his sinker & slider. However, his 2-strike change-up is difficult to adjust to. Look f ...  read more
 
Betting the NFL Preseson in 2022
Jeff Hochman Jul 21, 2022  
Betting the NFL Preseason in 2022


by Jeff Hochman of JH-Sportsline


The Hall of Fame Game is the first NFL preseason game of the year, which closes the annual Hall of Fame enshrinement festivities. On August 4th, 2022, Las Vegas Raiders and Jacksonville Jaguars will kick-off the preseason at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium in Canton, Ohio. The game marks the ...  read more
 
2022 Homerun Derby Prediction
Frank Jordan Jul 18, 2022  
2022 Homerun Derby

1/8 Match up Kyle Schwarber is tops in the National League with 29 homeruns and second to Judge in the majors. Schwarber had five homeruns in April, six in May, got hot in June with a dozen and stayed hot with six already in July. Schwarber’s opponent is veteran homerun hitter Albert Pujols who is the active leader in homeruns in the MLB with 685 which is fifth all time. ...  read more

 
Schule's 2022 NFL Division Preview - NFC East
Jesse Schule Jul 16, 2022  
Schule's 2022 NFL Division Preview - NFC East
How bad is the NFC East? Well it's so bad that Washington won the division in 2020 with a losing record of 7-9. When you look at projected strength of schedule for 2022, the four teams from the NFC East have the four easiest schedules in the NFL. That's what happens when four bad teams play each other ...  read more
 
Jeff's 2022-23 NFL Spotlight Teams (NFC & AFC)
Jeff Hochman Jul 13, 2022  
The 2022-23 NFL season will be here before you know it. It's now time to start thinking about what handicapper or service you will be investing in. Here are my documented NFL records for the regular season and playoffs since 2008. As you can see, just three non-winning seasons which happened to be in 2010, 2011, and 2021. You can view my past records at The Sports Monitor of OK for verification. ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's Early-Mid July MLB Quick Analysis/Review/Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Jul 11, 2022  
Sunday, July 10, 2022 Miami Marlins vs. New York Mets (MLB) - 1:40 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -118 New York Mets Rating: 9* Mike's Sunday Sizzler Score (WIN) I firmly believe NY Mets' RHP Taijuan Walker will have a day! His 4-0 SU record & 0.54 ERA is second to none during afternoon games. Grab the MIAMI MARLINS-NO SCORE 1st Inning for 9 Stars! Tampa Bay Rays vs. Cinci ...  read more
 
Jeff's Grade 1 Caesars Belmont Derby Selection
Jeff Hochman Jul 7, 2022  
Jeff's Grade 1 Caesars Belmont Derby Selection


Saturday, July 9th, 2022 @ 5:12 PM E


Belmont Park Race 9 (5:12 PM E)


We like #10 Nations Pride (5/1) across-the-board quite a bit. This 3-year old colt, owned & bred by Godolphin, has finished first or second in five of six career starts. Nations Pride finished 8th, in a "salty" field of 17 when ...  read more
 
Betting Football Futures
America's Bookie Jul 5, 2022  

Betting football futures is a great way to supplement your strategy.

Key Points

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Jeff's 2022-23 NFL Spotlight Team (AFC)
Jeff Hochman Jul 4, 2022  
The 2022-23 NFL season will be here before you know it. It's now time to start thinking about what handicapper or service you will be investing in. Here are my documented NFL records for the regular season and playoffs since 2008. As you can see, just three non-winning seasons which happened to be in 2010, 2011, and 2021. You can view my past records at The Sports Monitor of OK for verification. ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's Early July MLB Quick Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek Jul 4, 2022  
Sunday, July 03, 2022 Chicago White Sox vs. San Francisco Giants (MLB) - 4:05 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -118 San Francisco Giants Rating: 8* Mike's MLB Sunday Sonata (WIN) The pitcher who'll be providing some musical notes for us (as in goose eggs) is SF's RHP John Brebbia. He'll be facing a Pale Hose lineup who hit RHP'ing to the tune of a low .239 BA. The Giants are in ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's Late June MLB Analysis/Review/Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Jun 26, 2022  
Sunday, June 26, 2022 Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Tampa Bay Rays (MLB) 1:40 PM EDT Tampa Bay Rays Premium Pick YouWager Play Title: Mike's Major Command Play Of The Day Play Selected: Money Line: -245 Rating: 8* (WIN) McClanahan has shown excellent mechanics over his last 3 & I expe ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's Mid-Late June MLB Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek Jun 24, 2022  
Monday, June 20, 2022 Detroit Tigers vs. Boston Red Sox (MLB) - 7:10 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -180 Boston Red Sox Rating: 9* Mike's MLB Monday Line-Mover (WIN) This may be a pitching matchup between 2 rookie phenoms but they seem to be going in the opposite directions. Detroit's RHP Alex Faedo has not looked good over the last 3 with a ballooning 6.92 ERA while Boston RH ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's Mid-June Belmont Stakes/MLB Analysis/Review/Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Jun 14, 2022  
Tuesday, June 13, 2022 Pittsburgh Pirates vs. St Louis Cardinals (MLB) - 7:45 PM EDT Pick: Moneyline: -190 St. Louis Cardinals Rating: 9* Mike's NL Firestarter Doubleplay Premium Pick (WIN) (WIN) The system didn't offer this pick @ post time (an hour before game) so here are my 2 bets for this game. Bet 1-- I'm expecting Zack Thompson to make the most of his ML home debut (was mostly rel ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's MLB Early June Quick Analysis/Review/Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Jun 8, 2022  
Saturday, June 04, 2022 Boston Red Sox vs. Oakland Athletics (MLB) - 4:05 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -125 Boston Red Sox Rating: 9* Mike's 1st Inning Firestarter (WIN) Yes, Nicky P. may have a higher-looking 3.95 ERA overall. After closer examination, he's pretty snug & confident when visiting the A's & has the numbers to prove it. In addition, Pivetta has his Red Sox 3-0 ...  read more
 
Jeff's 2022 Grade 1 Belmont Stakes Selection
Jeff Hochman Jun 8, 2022  
Jeff's 2022 Grade 1 Belmont Stakes Selection (Race 11)


Saturday, June 11th @ 6:45 PM E


#6 Mo Donegal (5/2) to Win & Place


This 3-year old colt by Uncle Mo is bred for this distance more than any other horse in the field. Past five years in all dirt routes (excluding all weather tracks), the progeny of Uncle Mo win 20%, and finish in-the-mone ...  read more
 
NBA Finals Preview
Frank Jordan Jun 1, 2022  
This is an interesting series with the veteran Warriors against the youthful (for the most part) Celtics. During the regular season each team won at the other team’s place with the Celtics winning at Golden State in the last meeting 110-88 and the Warriors won in Boston in the first meeting of the year 111-107. Boston went 51-31 during the regular season with 23-18 road record. Golden State went 5 ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's Latest May MLB Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek May 30, 2022  
Sunday, May 29, 2022 New York Yankees vs. Tampa Bay Rays (MLB) - 1:40 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -131 Tampa Bay Rays Rating: 9* Mike's AL East Double-Play (WIN) & (WIN) Ride the Rays on the ML & for McClanahan to shut down the Yankees (play NO SCORE for Inning 1- NY Yankees) for an AL East Double-Play! Pittsburgh Pirates vs. San Diego Padres (MLB) - 4:10 PM EDT Pre ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's Preakness Exotics & Later May MLB Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek May 26, 2022  
Tuesday, May 24, 2022 Kansas City Royals vs. Arizona Diamondbacks (MLB) - 9:40 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -205 Arizona Diamondbacks Rating: 10* Mike's Tuesday Power Play (WIN) Arizona's Zac Gallen is on another planet right now! Look for him to stay hot as he keeps the Royals' bats on ice. Take the KC Royals NOT to score in Inning 1 for 10 BIG Stars! Saturday, May 21, ...  read more
 
How to Bet MLB Run Lines
America's Bookie May 21, 2022  

Key Points

– When done correctly, bettors can benefit from betting MLB run lin ...  read more

 
Jeff's Grade 1 Preakness Stakes Selection
Jeff Hochman May 18, 2022  
Jeff's Grade 1 Preakness Stakes Selection (Race 13)


#5 Early Voting (7/2) Win & Place


I have been on the Epicenter bandwagon, picking him to win his past three races. At 6/5 and two week turnaround, I'm jumping off after his career-best 105 Equibase speed figure. Chad Brown skipped the Kentucky Derby to train this 3-year colt by Gun Runner and specifically poi ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's Mid-May MLB Quick Picks Reviews
Point Shaver Handzelek May 18, 2022  
Sunday, May 15, 2022 Baltimore Orioles vs. Detroit Tigers (MLB) - 1:40 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -137 Detroit Tigers Rating: 10* Mike's Sunday Prime Advantage (WIN) Simply put -- Tyler Wells has a struggling 6.30 ERA during day games & the Orioles' bats are hitting .211 versus LHP'ing. Being without heavy-hitter Ryan Mountcastle (out indefinitely with a wrist injury) drop ...  read more
 
Jeff's Grade 3 Santa Barbara Stakes Preview
Jeff Hochman May 12, 2022  
Grade 3 Santa Barbara Stakes (Race 5)


Santa Anita Race Track: Saturday, May 14th, 3:00 PM P/6:00 PM E


#1 Queen Goddess (6/5), trained by Michael McCarthy & ridden by Victor Espinoza


This 4-year old filly by Empire Maker has hit-the-board (4-1-1) in six of eight career starts with earnings of $385,850. She beat multiple graded s ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's Top Of May NBA Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek May 7, 2022  
Tuesday, May 03, 2022 Golden State Warriors vs. Memphis Grizzlies (NBA) - 9:30 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: -2/-110 Golden State Warriors Rating: 9* Mike's NBA Sledge Hammer Play (LOSS) Don't think Draymond Green won't be playing with fire in his eyes! Golden State is out for the sweep & may have a solid chance IF Steph Curry can control the offense with 3-point FG's & dis ...  read more
 
Mike's Top of May MLB Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek May 7, 2022  
Friday, May 06, 2022 Tampa Bay Rays vs. Seattle Mariners (MLB) - 9:40 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -125 Seattle Mariners Rating: 10* Mike's 1st Inning Blanking Play (WIN) Gilbert's been lights-out this season with 3-0 record & 0.50 ERA over the last 3. For the year, his numbers are staggering with 0.64 ERA as Seattle went 5-0 SU in his 5 starts. Grab the Tampa Bay Rays to NO ...  read more
 
Jeff's Top 5 Kentucky Derby Win Contenders
Jeff Hochman May 3, 2022  
Here are my Top 5 choices for Saturday's Grade 1 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs.


#3 Epicenter (7/2), trained by Steve Asmussen & ridden by Joel Rosario


After finishing sixth at first asking, this 3-year old son of Not This Time has been first or second in all five starts (4-1-0) with career earnings of $1,010,640. Has posted four straight 97 Equibase spee ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's MLB Opening 10 Stars Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek Apr 28, 2022  
Saturday, April 23, 2022 Baltimore Orioles vs. Los Angeles Angels (MLB) - 9:07 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -250 Los Angeles Angels Rating: 10* Mike's 1st of 2 Rare MLB 10 Stars (LOSS) Since coming over from the Mets, RHP Noah Syndergaard has impressed & shown great mechanics (especially early on) in compiling an early 2-0 record & excellent 1.59 ERA. His Angels' debut was a ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's 1st NBA Play Of The Year Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek Apr 22, 2022  
Monday, April 18, 2022 Toronto Raptors vs. Philadelphia 76ers (NBA) - 7:30 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: -7.5/-110 Philadelphia 76ers Rating: 9* Mike's 1st NBA Play Of The Year (WIN) Here's some undeniable facts. The Raptors will not have starters Scottie Barnes (ankle) & Gary Trent Jr. (illness). 76ers won Game 1 by 20 despite horrible shooting performances from Joel Embi ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's Big Dance Finals Analysis/Review/Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Apr 6, 2022  
Monday, April 04, 2022 North Carolina vs. Kansas (NCAAB) - 9:20 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -190 Kansas Rating: 8* Mike's National Championship Smart Play (WIN) The cinderella Tar Heels & first-year HC Hubert Davis come into this 29-9 SU & pegged as an underdog 8th-seed who was a 100-1 long shot when the tourney first began. Elite HC Bill Self (29th season) & his #1 seed J ...  read more
 
Betting the NBA Playoffs
America's Bookie Apr 6, 2022  

Are you ready? Betting the NBA Playoffs is here!

Key Points

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Mike Handzelek's UConn/SCarolina Championship Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek Apr 5, 2022  
This is a national championship that certainly has more notoriety coming from the head coaches more than the teams. UConn HC Luigi "Geno" Auriemma (born in Italy but grew up in Norristown, Pa.) is now in his 37th season & has earned 11 national championship (out of 11 tries), 22 final four appearances (now @ 15 straight) & 3 USA Olympic golds during his tenure. He goes up against South Carolina HC ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's UConn/SCarolina Championship Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek Apr 5, 2022  
This is a national championship that certainly has more notoriety coming from the head coaches more than the team. UConn HC Luigi "Geno" Auriemma (born in Italy but grew up in Norristown, Pa.) is now in his 37th season & has earned 11 national championship (out of 11 tries), 22 final four appearances (now @ 15 straight) & 3 USA Olympic golds during his tenure. He goes up against South Carolina HC ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's Final 4 Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek Apr 3, 2022  
Saturday, April 02, 2022 Villanova vs. Kansas (NCAAB) - 6:09 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: -4/-110 Kansas Rating: 8* Mike's CBB Public Missed Perception Play (WIN) Many prognosticators are but I'm surely not under-estimating the significance of 30-7 SU 2nd-seed Villanova losing 5-star ranked recruit & senior G Justin Moore is for HC Jay Wright's charges. Ironically, his re ...  read more
 
Jeff's Grade 1 Arkansas Derby Selection
Jeff Hochman Mar 31, 2022  
Saturday, April 1st (7:35 PM E)


Grade 1 Arkansas Derby (Race 12)


#9 We the People (7/2) across-the-board


This son by Constitution has two wins from two starts at Oaklawn Park. Owns the fastest middle pace speed figure (97.4) and the fastest late pace (113.5) in this field. Will need a clean break to establish position into the first turn. Th ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's Sweet 16/Elite 8 Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek Mar 28, 2022  
Sunday, March 27, 2022 Miami Florida vs. Kansas (NCAAB) - 2:20 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: -5.5/-110 Kansas Rating: 9* Final Four Ticket Puncher (WIN) HC Bill Self is coaching with laser focus as he's trying to win one for his dad who recently passed away in January. He's using star G Ochai Agbaji to perfection. Agbaji (19.7 PPG) has vastly improved his senior season & has ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's Sweet 16/Elite 8 Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek Mar 28, 2022  
Sunday, March 27, 2022 Miami Florida vs. Kansas (NCAAB) - 2:20 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: -5.5/-110 Kansas Rating: 9* Final Four Ticket Puncher (WIN) HC Bill Self is coaching with laser focus as he's trying to win one for his dad who recently passed away in January. He's using star G Ochai Agbaji to perfection. Agbaji (19.7 PPG) has vastly improved his senior season & h ...  read more
 
Jeff's Grade 3 Santa Ana Stakes Selection
Jeff Hochman Mar 25, 2022  
Grade 3 Santa Ana Stakes


Saturday, March 26th (4:00 PM PT)


Santa Anita Race Track (Race 7)


Play #9 Carpe Vinum (12/1) to Win, Place, and Show


Handicapping horse racing is about projecting. You can't just rely on past performances. Leading jockey Flavien Prat rode Carpe Vinum last race, and said after he wants to ride he ...  read more
 
Jeff's Top 5 Left-handed Starters Age 27 or Younger in 2022
Jeff Hochman Mar 24, 2022  
The elite left-handed starters have a big advantage just for the simple fact that most players see a lot more right-handed pitching. Look for teams that have not faced a Quality Left-handed starter for some time (five games or more) and you will have a nice winning investment. Here are my Top 5 Left-handed starting pitchers age 27 or younger for the 2022 season. Baseball is back baby!

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Jeff's Top 3 MLB Season Win Total best bets in 2022
Jeff Hochman Mar 24, 2022  
No. 1 San Francisco Giants Under 85.5 -115


The Giants benefited from career years by aging stars Buster Posey and Brandon Crawford last season. Busty Posey retired and a major regression is in store for this Giants team. The Dodgers and Padres figure to be really good once again. The Diamondbacks and Rockies will playing all year with revenge against the Giants. They stay relat ...  read more
 
Mike's March Madness NIT Firestarter
Point Shaver Handzelek Mar 24, 2022  
Tuesday, March 15, 2022 Belmont vs. Vanderbilt (NCAAB) - 7:00 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -175 Vanderbilt Rating: 9* Mike's NIT Firestarter Play (WIN) This game won't feel like a real road game to 3rd-year HC Casey Alexander & his Belmont Bruins since they'll travel less than a mile to take on Nashville neighbor Vanderbilt in the NIT. The 25-7 SU Bruins hail out of the Ohio ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's CBB Championship Weekend Analysis/Review/Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Mar 13, 2022  
Saturday, March 12, 2022 Northern Colorado vs. Montana State (NCAAB) - 8:00 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -165 Montana State Rating: 10* Mike's 10 Star March Madness Thunderstruck Play (WIN) HC Danny Sprinkle (an excellent recruiter) enters his 3rd season @ his alma mater where he was a freshman on the last team to make it to the NCAA Tournament back in 1996. He's now lookin ...  read more
 
Jeff's Grade 1 Santa Anita Handicap Preview
Jeff Hochman Mar 3, 2022  
Jeff's Grade 1 Santa Anita Handicap Preview (Race 11)


Saturday, March 5th, 2022 (5:00 PM PT)


#1 Spielberg (8/1), trained by Bob Baffert & ridden by Abel Cedillo


Purchased for 1 million dollars.This 4-year old Chestnut Colt by Union Rags has finished in-the-money in 7 of 11 (3-3-1) starts with career earnings of $475,900. Finish ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's Late February CBB Dog Zinger Analysis/Review/Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Feb 27, 2022  
Saturday, February 26, 2022 NC Wilmington vs. Delaware (NCAAB) - 4:00 PM EST Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: 5/-110 NC Wilmington Rating: 8* Saturday CBB Barking Out Loud Dog Zinger (WIN) As far as CBB selections are concerned, we continue to exercise that coined phrase "discretion is the better part of valor". This matchup is a rematch of the December 29th contest where UNC Wilmingto ...  read more
 
Jeff's Grade 2 Rebel Stakes Preview
Jeff Hochman Feb 24, 2022  
Jeff's Grade 2 Rebel Stakes Preview (Race 11)


Oaklawn Park, Hot Springs, Arkansas


Saturday, February 26th, 2022 (6:22 pm et)


#1 Kavod (12/1), trained by Chris Hartman & ridden by Francisco Arrieta


Has finished first or second (11-3-1-0) in four of 11 career starts, earning $293,000. Was a distant fourth (beaten 5 ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's Early-Mid February CBB Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek Feb 21, 2022  
Sunday, February 20, 2022 Temple vs. Cincinnati (NCAAB) - 2:00 PM EST Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: 7/-110 Temple Rating: 8* Mike's CBB Sunday Sleeper Selection (WIN) When the Owls & Bearcats meet, it's usually a down-to-the-wire affair like this season's earlier meeting won by Temple 61-58 @ the Liacouras Center. In fact, the last 6 meetings were won by a total of just 20 points ...  read more
 
Jeff's Grade 2 Risen Star Stakes Preview
Jeff Hochman Feb 16, 2022  
Risen Star Stakes (Grade 2) Fair Grounds--- Race 13


Saturday, February 19th, 2022


#1 Pappacap (4/1), trained by Mark Casse & ridden by Tyler Gaffalione


This 3-year old Colt by Gun Runner has finished in-the-money five of six (6-2-2-1) tries, earning $596,000. Earned a career best Equibase speed figure of 96 when finishing 3rd in the Lecomt ...  read more
 
NCAAB Moneyline Wagering
America's Bookie Feb 15, 2022  

NCAAB moneyline wagering could be the best way to profit when betting college basketball.

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Mike Handzelek's Super Bowl Side & Winning Props Analysis/Review/Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Feb 14, 2022  
Sunday, February 13, 2022 Los Angeles Rams vs. Cincinnati Bengals (NFL) - 6:30 PM EST Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -185 Los Angeles Rams Rating: 8* Mike's SB Public Missed Perception Play With Winning Props (WIN) Don't be fooled (like the mushes have) by Cinderella Cincinnati! Queen City Joe (Burrow) & Co. caught Kansas City after they just played a OT thriller in a win over Buffal ...  read more
 
Jeff's Side, Total, and Props for Big Game Sunday!
Jeff Hochman Feb 9, 2022  
1*LA Rams -4 & 1*Under 48.5 points


The Rams played the much tougher schedule (No. 2 vs. No. 25) and they get to play at home. This line suggests the Rams are 2.5 points better than the Bengals on a neutral field. The Rams lost the Super Bowl in 2019 (New England) and bring in a lot of experience . This line should really be closer to 5 or 5.5 points. Both teams are ranked in the ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's Early Week CBB Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek Feb 8, 2022  
Tuesday, February 8, 2022 Illinois vs. Purdue (NCAABB) Illinois Premium Pick My Bookie Pick Title: Big Ten Motivator Play Play Selected: Pointspread +6/-110 Rating: 9* (LOSS) Even though this game just juggles seeding for the Big Ten Tournament, I still look for a battle down to the wire. The first meeting on January 17th was billed appropriately with Purdue as 1 1/2-point dogs going ...  read more
 
Mike's First CBB Pick Of The Season Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek Feb 6, 2022  
Saturday, February 05, 2022 Mercer vs. Chattanooga (NCAABB) Chattanooga Premium Pick My Bookie Play Title: Mike's First CBB Pick Of The Season Play Selected: Point Spread: -11/-110 Rating: 8* (WIN) Now that we've seen the CBB season take root, we'll dive into it & play premiums with accents on sharp line play & the important intangible called motivation. HC Lamont Paris (5th season a ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's NFL Championship Round Analysis/Review/Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Jan 31, 2022  
Sunday, January 30, 2022 San Francisco 49ers vs. Los Angeles Rams (NFL) - 6:40 PM EST Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -175 Los Angeles Rams Rating: 9* Mike's Public Missed Perception Play Of The Week (WIN) Forget the regular season! Forget the 6-game losing streak! All of it occurred in regular season & means nothing here! When it comes to QB's & the playoffs, remember Jimmy Garoppol ...  read more
 
Jeff's Pegasus World Cup Invitational selection
Jeff Hochman Jan 28, 2022  
GULFSTREAM PARK Race 12 Saturday Pegasus World Cup Invitational (Grade 1)


Play #1 Knicks Go (6/5) to Win.


Proven winner at 1 1/8 miles going 4-for-4. Also 1-for-1 at GP. Life Is Good will attract money. Never raced at this distance & Trainer Pletcher wins just 12% off 2-6 months. Brad Cox (Knicks Go) wins 28% off 2-6. Good Luck and stay safe!


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Jeff's Free NFL Sunday Selection (Bengals vs. Chiefs)
Jeff Hochman Jan 28, 2022  
Jeff's Free NFL Sunday Selection (Bengals vs. Chiefs)


1*Bengals vs. Chiefs Under 27 (-105) First Half


I think both teams will be a bit on the conservative side in the first half. The Bengals offense is not exactly clicking right now. Both teams are going to run the ball early and often. The past two Chiefs' games went Over in the first half. The public will be ...  read more
 
Jeff's Horse Racing Spot Play Gulfstream Park
Jeff Hochman Jan 26, 2022  
Jeff's Horse Racing Spot Play Gulfstream Park Saturday, January 29, 2022


INSIDE INFORMATION STAKES (Grade 2)

Play #8 Just One Time (7/2) to win, place, and show


Strong analytical numbers that also support her speed figures and class rating. Trainer Brad Cox & Jockey Joel Rosario win 29% together. The extra 1/8th of a mile should be no problem for ...  read more
 
The Favorite Doesn't Always Win
America's Bookie Jan 26, 2022  

 

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Mike Handzeleks NFL Divisional Round
Point Shaver Handzelek Jan 26, 2022  
Saturday, January 22, 2022 San Francisco 49ers vs. Green Bay Packers (NFL) - 8:15 PM EST Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -240 Green Bay Packers Rating: 8* Mike's NFL Divisional Round Perfect Storms Play (LOSS) What really stands out for me in this game is the MANY intangibles that favor the Green Bay Packers. The frozen tundra (possible wind chill factor of minus-1 or less) will be ju ...  read more
 
Betting the NHL Puck Line
America's Bookie Jan 13, 2022  

 

Let’s talk about betting the NHL puck line.

 

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Mike Handzelek's 1st CFB Bowl Installments Analysis & Review
Point Shaver Handzelek Dec 20, 2021  
Saturday, December 18, 2021 Oregon State vs. Utah State (NCAAF) - 7:30 PM EST Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -280 Oregon State Rating: 9* Mike's CFB Public Missed Perception Play (LOSS) Kudos to HC Blake Anderson & the 10-3 SU Aggies of Utah State for a lopsided 46-13 Mountain West Conference Championship win over San Diego State (who are a 1-dimensional run-heavy team). However, tha ...  read more
 
Losing at Gambling-Maybe Try Parlays
America's Bookie Dec 19, 2021  
Keep calm, and parlays are an amazing type of wagers you can place. Their huge payouts make them famous worldwide.

Besides, you can combine them with game totals, moneylines, or point spreads. In this article, we discuss parlay, their betting strategies, and payouts.

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Mike Handzelek's NFL Week 13 Analysis/Review/Notes/Power Rankings
Point Shaver Handzelek Dec 12, 2021  
Sunday, December 05, 2021 Philadelphia Eagles vs. New York Jets (NFL) 1:00 PM EST Philadelphia Eagles Premium Pick MyBookie Play Title: Mike's Sweet History Lesson Play Play Selected: Money Line: -220 Rating: 8* (WIN) Analysis: Yes, these teams are only separated by 1 game SU in the loss column with the Jets @ 3-8 & Eagles @ 5-7. It looks like Philly QB Jalen Hurts will be a game-time deci ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's CFB Week 14 Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek Dec 5, 2021  
Saturday, December 4, 2021 Georgia vs. Alabama (NCAAF) - 4:00 PM EST Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: 7/-110 Alabama Rating: 8* Mike's CFB Public Missed Perception Play (WIN) Kudos to the HC Kirby Smart & his undefeated Georgia "Junkyard Dogs" for an undefeated regular season! Their success has been p ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek NFL Week 12 Analysis/Review/Notes/Power Rankings
Point Shaver Handzelek Dec 1, 2021  
Sunday, November 28, 2021 Minnesota Vikings vs. San Francisco 49ers (NFL) - 4:25 PM EST Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -165 San Francisco 49ers Rating: 9* Mike's NFL Analytic Nightmare Play (WIN) Both of these 5-5 SU squads know that this game will most likely have Wild Card implications. The winner can actually go up 2 games on the loser via the head-to-head playoff tiebreaker. Even ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's NFL Week 11 Analysis/Review/Notes/Power Rankings
Point Shaver Handzelek Nov 24, 2021  
Sunday, November 21, 2021 Green Bay Packers vs. Minnesota Vikings (NFL) 1:00 PM EST Minnesota Vikings Premium Pick MyBookie Play Title: Mike's NFC North Showdowner Play Play Selected: Point Spread: 1.5/-110 Rating: 9* (WIN) Analysis: The lines-makers are PANICKING! They made the wrong team favored. The mushes & TV personalities can knock Minnesota QB Kirk Cousins as much as they want. Howe ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's CFB Playoff Power Rankings With Projected Scenarios
Point Shaver Handzelek Nov 24, 2021  
It's time to project who makes the CFB Playoff which will begin with the CFB Playoff Semi-Finals played @ the Cotton Bowl & Orange Bowl on New Year's Eve. The winners will then meet on January 10, 2021 @ Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis. Here are my Top 7 Playoff Power Rankings with my projected scenarios. #1 GEORGIA BULLDOGS -- They're 11-0 with a roadie @ Georgia Tech (the Clean, Old-Fashion ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's CFB Week 12 Analysis/Review/Notes/College Playoff Update
Point Shaver Handzelek Nov 21, 2021  
Saturday, November 20, 2021Arizona State vs. Oregon State (NCAAF) - 10:30 PM EST Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: 3/-110 Oregon State Rating: 9* Mike's CFB Saturday Night Bailout Play (WIN & ON DOG ML) They were calling for HC Jonathan's Smith's (he was the Beavers' QB from 98' to 01') head in Corvallis after a dismal 9-22 SU his 1st 3 seasons. With 10 offensive & 9 defensive starte ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's NFL Week 10 Analysis/Review/Notes/Power Rankings
Point Shaver Handzelek Nov 15, 2021  
Sunday, November 14, 2021 New Orleans Saints vs. Tennessee Titans (NFL) - 1:00 PM EST Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: 3/-115 New Orleans Saints Rating: 9* Mike's NFL Public Missed Perception Play (WIN) Yes, the Titans are legitimate. However, HC Mike Vrabel's hasn't won MORE than 5 in a row SU & they're in an un-familiar "hunter" instead of "hunted" role today. The Tennessee defense ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's CFB Week 11 Analysis/review/Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Nov 14, 2021  
Saturday, November 13, 2021 Western Kentucky vs. Rice (NCAAF) - 2:00 PM EST Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: -18/-110 Western Kentucky Rating: 8* Conference USA Bowl-Bounder Play (WIN) HC Tyson Helton & his Hilltoppers from Bowling Green, KY took it on the chin last season when they finished 5-7. This year's rendition is 5-4 SU & is looking to become bowl-bound with 1 win in their f ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's NFL Week 9 Analysis/Review/Notes/Power Rankings
Point Shaver Handzelek Nov 11, 2021  
Sunday, November 07, 2021 Tennessee Titans vs. Los Angeles Rams (NFL) - 8:20 PM EST Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: -7/-115 Los Angeles Rams Rating: 9* Mike's Strongest Play On The Board Full Prep (LOSS) Look for HC & offensive guru Sean McVay (his offensive averages 30.6 PPG) to get innovative as usual. He won't give away too many secrets (have an away MNF NFC West game with the 49 ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's CFB Week 10 Analysis/Review/Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Nov 7, 2021  
Saturday, November 6, 2021 Tulsa vs. Cincinnati (NCAAF) - 3:30 PM EST Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: 22.5/-105 Tulsa Rating: 8* Mike's CFB Public Missed Percep ...  read more
 
How to become an online bookie
America's Bookie Nov 7, 2021  

 

The sports betting industry is one of the best, most exciting and profitable in the whole world. Many people, throughout the years, have been constantly trying to get into this business, to run their own operation, to b ...  read more

 
Jeff's Breeders Cup Turf Sprint Selection
Jeff Hochman Nov 4, 2021  
Grade 1 Breeders Cup Turf Sprint Selection (Race 5)


Saturday, November 6th, 2021 (12:40 PM PT)


Play #4 Lieutenant Dan to win, place, and show


ML: 6/1


The local boy gets a dream post in this salty group of 12 three-year old an up colts and geldings. You don't want to be way outside in this type of turf race at Del Mar. LD h ...  read more
 
Grade 2 Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance Stakes Selection
Jeff Hochman Nov 2, 2021  
Del Mar, Saturday, November 6th, 2021.


Grade 2 Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance Stakes


Race:2 (10:50 AM PT)


Play #4 Tizamagician to Win & Place.


Morning Line: 8/5


Yes, Lone Rock beat Tiz in the Grade 2 Brooklyn Stakes, but that was like a road game with Tiz's poor start. Watch the replay. The track announ ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's NFL Week 8 Analysis/Review/Notes/Power Rankings
Point Shaver Handzelek Nov 2, 2021  
Sunday, October 31, 2021 Tennessee Titans vs. Indianapolis Colts (NFL) - 1:00 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: 1.5/-110 Indianapolis Colts Rating: 9* Mike's NFL Earlybird Dependable (WIN OFF BUY) You have to shop around for the right numbers & then use the proper line to your advantage. This sportsbook is going in the wrong direction! Nobody remembers Week 3 in Tennessee (besi ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's CFB Week 9 Analysis/Review/Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Oct 31, 2021  
Saturday, October 30, 2021 Michigan vs. Michigan State (NCAAF) - 12:00 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -190 Michigan Rating: 9* Mike's Great Lakes State Debate Play (LOSS) Jon Q. Public is speaking LOUDLY about how Michigan State's 11-2 ATS run will continue here in East Lansing. In this game, I believe the Spartans' "D" (ranked 87th) will be unequivocally exposed. Michigan (17 ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's World Series Game 4 Winning Edges Play
Point Shaver Handzelek Oct 31, 2021  
Houston Astros vs. Atlanta Braves (MLB) - 8:09 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: 1.5/-210 Houston Astros Rating: 9* Mike's World Series Game 4 Winning Edges (WIN) There's a few systems that come into play for Game 4 of the World Series. The first one takes a look @ how teams have struggled mightily in trying to put together back-to-back wins. Yes, teams win 2 in a row. But as o ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's World Series Game 2 Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek Oct 28, 2021  
Many people will be riding the loosey goosey plus fat & happy Atlanta Braves who already took away the Stros' home field advantage with their shocking Game 1 upset @ Minute Maid Park. Believe it or not, home favorites in this price range (-110 to -125) have covered to the tune of 15-6 (72%) the past 21 World Series'. I'm not counting on Jose Altuve, Carlos Correa & Alex Bregman to ever go a com ...  read more
 
Empower Your Knowledge
America's Bookie Oct 26, 2021  

 

 

 

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Bookies and PPH
America's Bookie Oct 26, 2021  

 

 

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Mike Handzelek's NFL Week 7 Analysis/Review/Notes/Power Rankings
Point Shaver Handzelek Oct 25, 2021  
Sunday, October 24, 2021 Cincinnati Bengals vs. Baltimore Ravens (NFL) - 1:00 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: 6.5/-115 Cincinnati Bengals Rating: 8* AFC North Battle For Supremacy Play (WIN) Usually the home team rules & pulls away from their closest rival in these type of games. The eye test says 5-1 SU & 1st-place in the AFC North Baltimore has just put up 34 on the Charger ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's CFB Week 8 Analysis/Review/Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Oct 24, 2021  
Saturday, October 23, 2021 Eastern Michigan vs. Bowling Green (NCAAF) - 12:00 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -170 Eastern Michigan Rating: 9* Mike's CFB Earlybird Dependable (WIN) I still can't figure out how 2-5 SU Bowling Green went to Big Ten Minnesota (on their Homecoming) & shocked the Golden Gophers 14-10 as 31-point dogs. Well, those days are long gone for a Falco ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's NFL Week 6 Analysis/Review/Notes/Power Rankings
Point Shaver Handzelek Oct 19, 2021  
Monday, October 18, 2021 Buffalo Bills vs. Tennessee Titans (NFL) - 8:15 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: 6.5/-110 Tennessee Titans Rating: 8* Mike's MNF Smart Play (WIN) The 4-1 SU Buffalo Bills (1st place-AFC East) are playing the best football in the NFL since Week 2 as they've out-scored their opponents 156-41 their last 4 games. I'm not trying to bust the Bills' Mafia bub ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's CFB Week 7 Analysis/Review/Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Oct 18, 2021  
Saturday, October 16, 2021 Fresno State vs. Wyoming (NCAAF) - 3:30 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: 3.5/-110 Wyoming Rating: 8* Mike's CFB Ugly Pig Game Of The Week (LOSS) It maybe easy to play the bubble-burst theory since Wyoming just suffered their 1st loss of the season last week when it fell to Air Force in Colorado Springs 24-14. Yes, it appears like HC Kalen Deboer (2nd ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's NFL Week 5 Analysis/Review/Notes/Power rankings
Point Shaver Handzelek Oct 12, 2021  
Monday, October 11, 2021 Indianapolis Colts vs. Baltimore Ravens (NFL) - 8:15 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: 7.5/100 Indianapolis Colts Rating: 8* Mike's MNF Mushes Nightmare Play (WIN) The mushes had an excellent weekend as the favorites went 10-5-1 or 11-5 ATS in some places. One of the things you have to look @ is strength of schedule. The Horseshoes' opponents went 10-10 ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's CFB Week 6 Analysis/Review/Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Oct 10, 2021  
Saturday, October 09, 2021 Georgia Southern vs. Troy (NCAAF) - 7:00 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: -5.5/-110 Troy Rating: 9* Mike's Tricky Sun Belt Optimizer (WIN off the buy) The 2-3 SU Troy Trojans remain 1/2 game behind Georgia Southern Eagles in the standings of the Sun Belt. For this one, I don't see how newly-inserted HC Kevin Whitley's 127th-ranked out of 130 defense ...  read more
 
Parlay Calculation
America's Bookie Oct 7, 2021  

 

 

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Mike Handzelek's NFL Week 4 Analysis/Review/Notes/Power Rankings
Point Shaver Handzelek Oct 5, 2021  
Monday, October 04, 2021 Las Vegas Raiders vs. Los Angeles Chargers (NFL) - 8:15 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -160 Los Angeles Chargers Rating: 9* 9* Shootin' From The Hip MNF Firestarter (WIN) I'm not expecting the Chargers to come out flat after their 30-24 upset road win over Kansas City. Why? Because they take on a Las Vegas squad that's more than fortunate to be 3-0 ( ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's CFB Week 5 Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek Oct 3, 2021  
Saturday, October 2, 2021 Oregon vs. Stanford (NCAAF) - 3:30 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: 8/-105 Stanford Rating: 9* Mike's PAC-12 Shocker Play (WIN) The 3rd-ranked Oregon Ducks have lulled themselves to sleep the past 2 weeks with cream puff wins over Stony Brook 48-7 & Arizona 41-1 ...  read more
 
Jeff's Horse Racing Spot Plays Saturday, October 2, 2021
Jeff Hochman Oct 1, 2021  
Jeff's Horse Racing Spot Plays for Saturday, October 2nd, 2021


SANTA ANITA PARK


Race 8 (Grade 2 Santa Anita Sprint)


#2 Vertical Threat (6/1) win, place, and show


Vertical Threat has won four of seven career starts, including a 3 1/2 length victory in Russell Road Stakes at odds of 3.5 to 1 on August 27th. Owned by Slam Dun ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's NFL Week 3 Analysis/Review/Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Sep 28, 2021  
Sunday, September 26, 2021 Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Los Angeles Rams (NFL) - 4:25 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: 1.5/-110 Los Angeles Rams Rating: 9* Mike's NFL Public Missed Perception Play (WIN) Jon Q. Public is SOLD on Tompa Bay! That's right, Tompa Bay. Are they an excellent football team? Yes. But the analytics, strength of schedule & venue indicate a slip up or 2 along ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's CFB Week 4 Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek Sep 27, 2021  
Saturday, September 25, 2021 Louisville vs. Florida State (NCAAF) - 3:30 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -115 Louisville Rating: 8* Mike's Saturday Afternoon Smart Play (WIN) Has there been any effective QB established for 2nd-year OC Kenny Dillingham (coached with HC Mike Norvell @ Memphis)? It's been McKenzie Milton & Jordan Travis battling it out back & forth. FSU's offense ...  read more
 
Jeff's 2021-22 NHL Eastern Conference Spotlight Team
Jeff Hochman Sep 27, 2021  
Jeff (JH-Sportsline) is an 8-time NHL documented handicapping champion at The Sports Monitor of OK. Jeff cashed 62% in the 2020-21 Covid-19 reduced regular season, and was ranked No. 1 in ROI. It was very challenging finding NHL selections, especially with the realignment and quirky schedule. Jeff has shown a profit in Hockey for seven straight seasons. Jeff's Early Bird NHL discount is available ...  read more
 
PPH Services for your needs
America's Bookie Sep 26, 2021  

 

 

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Jeff's Grade 1 Pennsylvania Derby Preview
Jeff Hochman Sep 22, 2021  
Grade 1 Pennsylvania Derby Preview (Parx Casino and racetrack)


1 1/8 miles on dirt with a $1,000,000 purse


Saturday, September 25th, Race 12 (5:49 PM E)



#1 Fulsome (12/1), trained by Brad Cox and ridden by Florent Geroux

This 3-year old colt by Into Mischief has hit the board in 7 of 9 (5-1-1) lifetime starts ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's CFB Week 3 Analysis/Review/Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Sep 21, 2021  
Saturday, September 18, 2021 Auburn vs. Penn State (NCAAF) - 7:30 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -200 Penn State Rating: 8* Mike's Saturday Night Perfect Storm Play (WIN) If you missed the 10* or earlier picks, don't miss this one! ESPN College Gameday invades Happy Valley for the 3rd-ever meeti ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's NFL Week 2 Analysis/Review/Notes/Power Rankings
Point Shaver Handzelek Sep 21, 2021  
Sunday, September 19, 2021 New Orleans Saints vs. Carolina Panthers (NFL) - 1:00 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: 3.5/-110 Carolina Panthers Rating: 8* Mike's NFL Public Missed Perception Play (WIN) While Jon Q. Public & the mushes are SOLD on the Saints after Week 1, it's a bit premature to say they'll play with that same savvy in Week 2. In 2020, New Orleans opened the seaso ...  read more
 
Jeff's 2021-22 NHL Western Conference Spotlight Team
Jeff Hochman Sep 20, 2021  
Jeff (JH-Sportsline) is an 8-time NHL documented handicapping champion at The Sports Monitor of OK. Jeff cashed 62% in the 2020-21 Covid-19 reduced regular season, and was ranked No. 1 in ROI. It was very challenging finding NHL selections, especially with the realignment and quirky schedule. Jeff has shown a profit in Hockey for seven straight seasons. Jeff's Early Bird NHL discount is available ...  read more
 
Mike's NFL Week 1 Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek Sep 13, 2021  
Sunday, September 12, 2021 Chicago Bears vs. Los Angeles Rams (NFL) - 8:20 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: -7/-119 Los Angeles Rams Rating: 8* Mike's NFL Earlybird Dependable (WIN) Backing this solid team for early Sunday is the best direction to take when it comes to the NFL's Week 1 of uncertainty. What is certain is Chicago's opening day record before beating the Lions 27- ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's CFB Week 2 Analysis/Review/Game Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Sep 12, 2021  
Saturday, September 11, 2021 Iowa vs. Iowa State (NCAAF) - 4:30 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -190 Iowa State Rating: 8* Mike's CFB Public Missed Perception Play (LOSS) Here's a CLASSIC over-reaction (72% of public on the Hawkeyes) to the Iowa 34-6 blowout win over Indiana last week. In that game, both offenses ran 64 plays as we saw a young QB (Year 2) in Indiana's Michael P ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's CFB Week 1 Analysis/Review/Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Sep 5, 2021  
Mike Handzelek's 9* CFB Week 1 Public Missed Perception Play Analysis/Review/Notes Saturday, September 04, 2021 Texas San Antonio vs. Illinois (NCAAF) - 7:30 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: 7/-115 Texas San Antonio Rating: 9* Mike's CFB Week 1 Public Missed Perception Play (WIN) It's Week 1 in CFB where on 1 side lessons are learned & the other smart plays are carried out. R ...  read more
 
Reports for Agents
America's Bookie Sep 1, 2021  

 

 

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Mike Handzelek's Late August MLB Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek Aug 29, 2021  
Saturday, August 28, 2021 Boston Red Sox vs. Cleveland Indians (MLB) - 4:05 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -136 Boston Red Sox Rating: 8* Mike's Saturday Afternoon Delight (WIN) No this pick has nothing to do with the "Starland Vocal Band". But it has much to do with how the (63-63) Tribe has been playing versus the AL East. While they've been the best in their division in int ...  read more
 
Jeff's 2021 Travers Stakes Preview (Grade 1)
Jeff Hochman Aug 26, 2021  
Grade 1 Travers Stakes Preview

Venue: Saratoga Race Track, Saratoga Springs, NY

Date: Saturday, August 28, 2021

Time: 6:12 PM ET


#1 Midnight Bourbon (9/2), trained by Steve Asmussen and ridden by Ricardo Santana Jr.

This 3-year old colt by Tiznow has hit the board in 8 of 10 (2-3-3) career starts with earnings of $673,920. He d ...  read more
 
Rob Vinciletti: 2021 College Football Fabulous 15
Rob Vinciletti Aug 24, 2021  
In This College Football Preview Rob takes a look at the Top 15 teams in College Football and offers a Key seasonal stat for each team.

1. Alabama- The National Champs will be solid again this year and look like they could be headed for another championship game. They return 8 starters to a defense that allowed under 20 points for a second straight year. On Offense they have 5* recruit Br ...  read more

 
Jeff's 2021 TVG Pacific Classic Preview (Grade 1)
Jeff Hochman Aug 18, 2021  
2021 TVG Pacific Classic (G1) Preview


Venue: Del Mar Race Track, Del Mar, CA (Race 10)


Date: Saturday, August 21st, 2021


Time: 6:30 PT, 9:30 ET


#1 Tripoli (5-1), trained by John Sadler and ridden by Tiago Pereira

Was a close (1/2 length) second in the San Diego Handicap behind today's ML favorite Express Train ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's MLB Humpday Hottie/Friday Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek Aug 14, 2021  
Wednesday, August 11, 2021 Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Philadelphia Phillies (MLB) - 7:05 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -134 Los Angeles Dodgers Rating: 9* Mike's MLB Attention Grabber (WIN) The mushes got the best of us yesterday after winning 7 in a row. Tonight, the game that has caught my attention focuses on an NL East-West matchup. New found Phillies' pitching gem Kyle Gibs ...  read more
 
Mike Handzelek's MLB Early August Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek Aug 9, 2021  
Saturday, August 07, 2021 Minnesota Twins vs. Houston Astros (MLB) - 7:10 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -188 Houston Astros Rating: 10* (2) Mike's MLB Revenge MONSTER Play (2 Wins) First things first as in I'm not buying Michael Pineda (the team's just 6-9 in his 15 starts, 3-7 their L10). Second, the Astros will show up here (Oakland just 3 games back) as the Twins have beat ...  read more
 
Doing Things the Right Way
America's Bookie Aug 9, 2021  

 

 

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Bookies you should listen to the pros
America's Bookie Aug 4, 2021  

 

 

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Mike Handzelek's MLB Text Book 10*/Master Play Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek Jul 29, 2021  
Tuesday, July 27, 2021 Oakland Athletics vs. San Diego Padres (MLB) - 10:10 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -152 San Diego Padres Rating: 9* Tuesday's Inter-League Master Play (WIN) Don't under-estimate it! The Padres' latest addition of a leadoff-hitter in 2B Adam Frazier (batting .324) from Pittsburgh is a BIG one. San Diego is in an ugly mood after dropping 2 to Miami. They ...  read more
 
Things You Need to Be Aware Of
America's Bookie Jul 27, 2021  

 

Things You Need to Be Aware Of

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Mike Handzelek's NBA Finals Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek Jul 19, 2021  
Wednesday, July 14, 2021 Phoenix Suns vs. Milwaukee Bucks (NBA) - 9:00 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: 4.5/-110 Phoenix Suns Rating: 9* Mike's NBA Attention Grabber (WIN off the BUY) Game 3 to me was a psychological low for the Suns as in they just didn't get up for it. It showed up in their shooting, having a low amount of shots in the paint & settling for mid-range conteste ...  read more
 
How to get caught as a bookie
America's Bookie Jul 18, 2021  

 

This is something you probably don’t even want to think about when you’re a bookie, right? Can you get caught? Can things go wrong? The answer is yes. Unfortunately, read more

 
Jeff's 2021 NBA Finals Preview
Jeff Hochman Jul 5, 2021  
Jeff's 2021 NBA Finals Preview


By Jeff Hochman of JH-Sportsline


Why the Milwaukee Bucks will Win

The Bucks seem to have better spacing and ball movement when the "Greek Freak" is not on the floor. I would never say the Bucks are a better basketball team without Giannis. But, seeing is believing. After some huge performances early, the B ...  read more
 
Betting the NFL Preseason in 2021
Jeff Hochman Jul 1, 2021  
Betting the NFL Preseason in 2021


by Jeff Hochman of JH-Sportsline


The Hall of Fame Game is the first NFL preseason game of the year, which closes the annual Hall of Fame enshrinement festivities. On August 5th, 2021, the Dallas Cowboys and Pittsburgh Steelers will kick-off the preseason at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium in Canton, Ohio. The game marks ...  read more
 
How to start your own Sports Business
America's Bookie Jun 28, 2021  

 


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What makes a betting software great
America's Bookie Jun 28, 2021  

 

Sports betting has increased dramatically in popularity and availability over the past several years. ...  read more

 
Mike Handzelek's NBA Analysis/Review With MLB Recap
Point Shaver Handzelek Jun 20, 2021  
Saturday, June 19, 2021 Milwaukee Bucks vs. Brooklyn Nets (NBA) - 8:35 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: 1/-105 Milwaukee Bucks Rating: 8* Mike's Eastern Conference Championship Entry Exam Play (WIN) While NBA playoff home teams in Game 7's are a solid 109-31, the Nets have gone against that grain winning in Toronto in 14' & losing @ home to the Bulls in 13'. The deciding fac ...  read more
 
Is there a difference between European and North American Bookies?
America's Bookie Jun 17, 2021  

North American Bookies use the American odds system 99% of the time. European bookies use the decimal system 99% of the time. This is the glaring difference that you ...  read more

 
Mike Handzelek's Sets Record In Belmont Stakes Plus MLB Analysis, Review & Notes
Point Shaver Handzelek Jun 6, 2021  
Oakland Athletics vs. Colorado Rockies (MLB) - 9:10 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Point Spread: 1.5/-135 Colorado Rockies Rating: 8* Belmont Big Payout Winning Exotics/Bonus MLB Runliner Belmont TRIPLE WINS On Exotics-----MLB LOSS This Oakland A's team has been lucky thus far going 11-7 in 1-run games & have gone a deceiving 15-8 versus southpaws despite hitting .235 versus them. On the ...  read more
 
Mets at Padres Free Pick Saturday June 6
America's Bookie Jun 4, 2021  

 

A pair of NL pennant contenders meet up this weekend for a weekend series in San Diego. The Padres are a popular pick to win the World Series, but they face a New York Mets team that is solid.

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Mike Handzelek's First NBA 10 Star & NHL Combo
Point Shaver Handzelek Jun 2, 2021  
Sunday, May 30, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights vs. Colorado Avalanche (NHL) - 8:10 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -185 Colorado Avalanche Rating: 9* Mike's 1st NHL Playoffs Selection Of Season (WIN) It looks like these teams are even finishing tied in the regular season with 82 points & with the Av's #1 in offense with 3.7 goals per game versus Vegas's defense who yield 2.1 go ...  read more
 
Mike's Saturday MLB With His Hot Preakness Combo Package
Point Shaver Handzelek May 20, 2021  
Saturday, May 15, 2021 Kansas City Royals vs. Chicago White Sox (MLB) - 7:10 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -182 Chicago White Sox Rating: 9* 9* MLB Plus Exacta-Trifecta-Superfecta Combos MLB-LOSS on WSox PREAKNESS-WIN on Rombauer Derby's over & my RACE & PLACE have arrived! But first, let's get to the bases for a Saturday night game. Let's start by saying KC's LHP Mike Mino ...  read more
 
Charlotte Hornets at New York Knicks Betting Preview
America's Bookie May 13, 2021  

 

If you’d believe it - we’ve made it to the end of the NBA regular season. The playoffs are right around the corner, and for those betting on the NBA, the preference here is finding teams with something ...  read more

 
PPH Services vs. Regulated Sportsbook Industry
America's Bookie May 7, 2021  

 


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1st MLB Play Of The Season + Kentucky Derby Analysis/Review
Point Shaver Handzelek May 5, 2021  
Saturday, May 01, 2021 Los Angeles Angels vs. Seattle Mariners (MLB) - 9:10 PM EDT Premium Pick Pick: Money Line: -130 Los Angeles Angels Rating: 8* 1st MLB Game Of Season + Kentucky Derby High Payout Exotics (WIN) I've gauged MLB the 1st month & its produced some key strategies. For this one, we have an Angels' team with the advantage. Not only are they looking to execute revenge fo ...  read more
 


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