Betucation

Bet-ology: Headfake 🎥

This is a tactic used by respected bettors that is intended to dupe oddsmakers. The objective is to move the betting market so they can eventually capitalize for a larger profit.

Bet-ology: “Straddle” 🎥

There are several terms associated with "transaction costs" of sports betting. "Juice" is the fee that enables the house to lock in a profit. Straddle is a way to measure that advantage.

Bet-ology: “Tilt” 🎥

This a term often used in poker and sports betting. Experience and discipline are needed to avoid this.

Bet-ology: Juice or Vig 🎥

This term "juice" is often used in betting conversations. Bettors track and evaluate it. Doug explains what it means.

Bet-ology: Lean 🎥

Sports bettors and analysts often use the word "lean" to describe their opinion on a game. Doug explains what is means and why it is used.

Bet-ology: Martingaling 🎥

It is a tactic that is occasionally used by a reckless bettor. Doug explains the concept and why it is ill-advised.