Sports Betting 101
Everyone needs to start somewhere.
That’s why we’ve created this Betting 101 guide. It’s 100% engineered to be a comprehensive beginners guide to betting on sports.
Each article walks you through the fundamentals of sports betting, from reading odds to managing your bankroll to the different kinds of bets you can place. Need help in deciding how you’re going to pick a sportsbook? Not to worry, we cover that too.
Get started with:
- How to Read Sports Odds
- Moneyline Explained
- Betting Against the Spread
- Over / Under Betting
- Parlays and Teasers
- Prop Bets
- Futures Bets
- Mobile Betting
- Live Betting
- Bankroll Management
- Where to Bet on Sports Online
- Betting Online vs. Vegas Sportsbooks
- Sportsbook Rules
- 7 Common Mistakes in Betting
- What is the Vigorish?
- Betting Against the Public
- Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) and Sports Betting
- Buying Points
- Finding Safe Sports Betting Sites
- Avoiding Fake and Fraudulent Sportsbooks
- Where Do Sports Odds Come From?
- Large Market Sports vs. Small Market Sports
- Why Was My Bet Canceled?