Entries by Tom Schafer

2016 NFL MVP Future Bets

Here is how I would invest $100 for this year’s MVP award. There are some nice value spots in quarterbacks on playoff teams. I typically fade the favorite when betting futures and try to find the best player on teams destined for regular season success. ANDREW LUCK (12-1) $30 to win $360 Luck will be […]

2016 March Madness Value Bets

We are about a month away from the NCAA Tournament and it is time to assess the betting boards for value. I have broken the teams into 3 different tiers, although I think they are all worthy bets. I believe the most important factors in a teams Championship chances are the Coaching and Guard play. […]

NBA Title Bets – Value Plays

There are a few spots worth noting in the recent release of odds to win the NBA title. Although likely that one of the big three teams (Golden St, Cleveland or San Antonio) wins it all, there is no current value in betting them as they are all under 3/1. Teams that are battle tested […]

Betting NBA All Star Game MVP

In this article I discuss the players’ odds of winning NBA All Star MVP, the bets that I like, and factors you may want to consider before you place your bet. East D.Wade – 60/1 – 12th K Lowry – 22/1 – 2nd P. George – 12/1 – 3rd C. Anthony – 20/1 – 9th […]

NBA DFS – Tuesday Lineups 11/10

Point Guards D. Williams – $5,900 Deron is quietly becoming very consistent. Averaging over 30 min/game he is improving statistically every night, expect his assist numbers to climb. J. Bayless – $4,500 Michael Carter-Williams is still out and Bayless has been thriving. Nailing 3’s and racking up assists, he is a bargain at 4,500. He […]

NBA DFS – Wednesday Lineups 11/4

Point Guards E. Bledsoe – $7,700 Averaging 33 minutes a game and 37 fantasy points, he’s a great floor and a high ceiling tonight. E. Payton – $6,300 Playing against Ty Lawson and James Harden I expect Payton to get a bunch of steals and assists. Payton has a height advantage vs Lawson and I […]

NBA DFS – Monday Lineups 11/2

Point Guards S. Curry – $10,200 Averaging 39/6/7 and gets a few steals as well. Willing to pay for him as he’s red hot and getting points. J. Jack – $6,000 He’s home vs the traveling Bucks and averaging 13/5/8 and is a great mid price value, as he’ll see big minutes (averaging 33) and […]

2016 NBA Season Future Bets

NBA season is here and Sportsbook.ag is currently offering some nice value in their prop bets. Here are some of the value bets I like. MVP Chris Paul (+3000) – This line has jumped from +2000 and I am still all over it. LA is battle tested and out for revenge as their rival Golden […]

Updated Super Bowl Value Picks – 2015 NFL Season

As the halfway point approaches, there are a couple good value bets to consider for Super Bowl. https://www.sportsbook.ag/sbk/sportsbook4/nfl-betting/2016-nfl-futures-2016-super-bowl-50.sbk Seattle 15-1 They are 3-4 but hot. Lynch has returned at 100%, Sherman and the defense are shutting people down and Wilson commands the team with confidence. They have an unreal home field advantage and their is […]