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The Most Shocking Horse Racing Results in Betting History

While incredible underdog stories take place in all sports, horse racing results go off the deep end far more often. It’s not that the sport is less predictable than others, but with hundreds of races each day, there are tons of opportunities for high-priced winners. In this article, we look back on famous racehorses that […]

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The Sporting Events with the Biggest Betting Volume

Sports betting is big international business, and by ‘big’ we mean astronomical! The estimated global income for the sports betting industry is somewhere between $700 billion and $1 trillion a year. In 2017, a record-breaking $4.68 billion was wagered in Nevada sportsbooks alone! What is everyone betting on? Which sporting events take the biggest bucks […]

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11 Top Gambling Quotes to Live (and Bet) By | SBD

Gambling has been around since the dawn of man, so it should come as no surprise that there’s been some talk on the subject over the years. You’ll find references to gambling almost anywhere you look, from ancient proverbs and quips from literary heroes to words of wisdom from professional bettors. We’ve collected some of […]

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XFL Team Stats and Trends | SBD

The 2020 XFL season is underway and seeing plenty of betting interest. But be sure you know how the teams stack up against each other before placing a bet. Check back in after each week to see the updated stats. 2020 XFL Team Stats Team Record Points Per Game PPG Allowed Yards Per Game YPG […]

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The 5 Strangest Prop Bets of All Time

Prop bets aren’t your typical wager. Bettors are drawn to them to mix things up from betting on game results alone, and casual fans can typically find a prop to bet on without much knowledge of sports. When the Super Bowl rolls around each year, you’re sure to find a few articles listing the most […]

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The Paroli System – Is It Effective for Sports Betting?

Whether you’re a seasoned pro or just a recreational sports bettor, it pays to get familiar with a handful of betting systems. Some of these strategies have been around for centuries, while new systems seem to pop up every year. Some are simple enough for a child to master, while others take a degree in […]

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7 Most Famous Sports Superstitions

Sports have been rife with famous superstitions as long as they’ve been played. Some rituals are so commonplace that they are now viewed as traditions. Consider the playoff beard NHL players wear leading up to the Stanley Cup. Or the aversion to speaking the words ‘no-hitter’ when a pitcher is in the process of throwing […]

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The Biggest Point Spreads in Modern Football History

The largest point spreads in NFL history make for interesting conversation and even more interesting wagers. While it’s not terribly unusual to see one or two spreads in double digits each week, the key numbers in football are on the lower end, and most football spreads are set at less than seven points. But despite […]

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The 10 Dumbest Quotes by an Athlete

The dumbest athlete quotes often sentence competitors to a lifelong reputation for playing the fool. In reality, they are often spur of the moment utterances, spoken without much thought given to their meaning. Some have turned into bulletin board material for opposing teams who feel they’ve been insulted by someone on the other team. Others […]

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Top 6 Dynasties in Sports History

What makes for a great sports dynasty? No doubt, success is defined by winning championships. Having great players helps, and winning a lot of games is nice – but in the end, either you wear the championship ring or someone else does. Apologies go out to one-time record setters, however impressive. All we care about […]

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The Most Inspiring Sports Quotes of the Decade (2010-2019)

What makes for inspiring sports quotes? Sometimes, they serve to motivate. Often, the passages subtly remind those on the way up that the ones who’ve already made the grade paid a price to get there. Spoken at times of celebration, they provide context to the accomplishment. These are the most inspiring sports quotes of the […]

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The Biggest Sports Heroes in Modern History

What characteristics qualify someone for status as a sports hero? The dictionary defines a hero as a person who is admired or idealized for courage, outstanding achievements, or noble qualities. In other words, it isn’t just success on the field that turns these athletes into heroes in the eyes of the masses. It takes accomplishments […]

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Sports Betting Dummy? 3 Things You Need to Know!

Many sports fans think they will automatically find success with sports betting. But applying your sports knowledge to the betting line is not as easy as it looks. If you’re one of those fans on the sidelines, itching to get in and put your money where your mouth is, you might want to read this […]

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The Biggest Trades in Sports History

The biggest trades in sports history have changed the fortunes of countless teams and bettors over the years, for better and for worse. Whether attitudes got in the way or salary concerns became insurmountable, these ten trades shook up the sporting landscape for years to come. Here are the biggest trades in recent sporting history. […]

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The 7 Wildest March Madness Upsets Ever

The biggest upsets in March Madness always grab attention. After all, what would March Madness be without a few surprises? If favorites won every game, there’d be no point in watching the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. The essence of college sports is that the players are still kids at heart. Extremely talented kids, no doubt, […]