Betting Lines Tutorial
Betting lines guides and odds for every major sport are listed below. For live betting lines on the NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, and College football and basketball check out the live sports odds page.
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If you are looking for up to the minute betting lines you came to the right place. Maddux Sports and Bodog have partnered up to bring visitors the current betting lines for all sports this season. If you don't know how sports betting works we recommend checking out some of our betting sections like College basketball betting or NFL Football Betting. These sections will help educate you the player on everything in the world of sport betting. Each of these betting pages offer a plethora of betting information for each corresponding sport. These links include, odds, ats standings, sportsbooks, picks, and of course betting lines.
If you are very unclear on just how point spreads and betting lines work out we have written pages up on all the sports giving examples of typical sides and totals. This sports betting lines guides should help you better understand what it means when people say the Bulls are favored by 4 or the New England/Indianapolis game has a total of 49. Each are separated by sport.
NFL Betting Lines - This page talks about how betting into opening lines can be a big advantage. You find a link to the sportsbook that posts the first betting line for the weekly NFL games. You can also find an example of a typical point spread. If you know about all this info already we advise checking out the Live NFL Odds page where you can check betting odds from multiple sportsbooks.
College Football Betting Lines - Explains why betting odds in college football are typically much larger than pro football. Gives an example of a typical college football game spread. Also explains why NCAA betting is much easier to win at long term, compared to pro football betting. For those that know all this info and would like to see this weeks odds, view the college football odds page, offering live point spreads for all this weeks games.
Baseball Betting Line - Because baseball doesn't have a lot of scoring, there is no point spread used. A form of sports betting type called moneylines are used for this sport. This page explains a money betting line and gives an example. For those experienced with baseball betting check out the live MLB odds page.
College Basketball Betting Lines - As usual explains why it is so hard for sportsbooks to post accurate odds on all the college basketball teams. Gives you a look at a duke/virginia point spread, and explains why this is the favorite sport for professional gamblers to bet. Again we have a live ncaa basketball odds page featuring up to date spreads from all the respected online bookmakers.
Golf Betting Lines - Golf like Nascar betting is one of the few sports that is different in the types of betting opportunities the bookmaker puts out to the player. There are no point spreads, but more exotic type wagers, like head to head matchups and the golfer to win the tournament type bets. This page explains those types of bets, we also recommend checking out the Golf betting and Golf handicapping page if you are looking to learn about betting on golf. Both give you tips and prepare you to bet like a PGA pro.