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The late Mike Lee was the premier basketball handicapper between the 1970's and 2003. He was a columnist, a theorist and a bettor. He condensed his line-making theory and handicapping theories into this technical paper which has been the foundation of many players, and which was presented at a seminar to a sold-out crowd of novice players. 16 Pgs. 1979
Item #: 9781574886887 -
A unique tool that is valuable to fans and coaches alike. Illustrates how strategy changes whether you have a good team or a bad team. Oliver investigates, dissects and sometimes debunks a number of important basketball theories and myths while examining the differences between team leaders and role players, studying the best and most unique players in NBA history and offering new ways of looking at the game from both a coach and fan point of view. 375 Pgs.2006
Item #: 616043916279 -
This classic publication explains how bookmakers operate, how you can keep accurate team performance records and establish and revise your own power ratings, wager on sides and attack the over/under proposition. Covers parlays, teasers, attempts at middling and the buyer beware factor in dealing with sports advisory services. Timeless information for the beginning pro or college hoop bettor. 64 Pgs. 1978
Item #: 9780879464462 -
Admitted stat geek and college basketball fanatic Andrew Clark has devised a system for filling out your men's basketball tournament brackets in March that requires neither a masters' degree in math nor a 24/7 commitment to the college basketball season in order to make a run at winning your pool. 59 Pgs. 2010
Item #: 616043916491 -
Fields explains how odds-making has changed over the last 20 years because of the Computer Group, a group of bettors who were able to make a killing with NCAA betting. Fields explores fundamental handicapping that is effective today and reveals why statistical-based power rating is not as effective as a blind handicapping tool. Gives a behind-the-scenes look at modern odds-making and power ratings such as Sagarin's USA Today ratings. 150 Pgs. Spiral-bound 1999 Table of Contents Chapter 1:...
Item #: 9781420872958 -
A how-to book for bettors who are willing to spend some time handicapping to apply the author's systematic handicapping and wagering process. Explains how college basketball wagering works, the key ways to gain an wagering advantage, a step-by-step approach for handicapping games and tips for determining how much to wager. 145 Pgs. 2005
Item #: 9781608190836 -
The history of basketball has always belonged to champions like the Celtics, the Lakers and the Bulls. Yet the game's history cuts much deeper than that. The bottom line, the record books and retired jerseys, can never fully do justice to this wild, chaotic, and energetic game. In between the championships, there's the sight of Earl Monroe, spinning and cajoling his way to every corner of the court; or Allen Iverson, driving headlong into players twice his size. The real history of the...
Item #: 9781418481391 -
A comprehensive book on college basketball wagering. Seidel addresses how the market and the many sports books work, various types of wagering opportunities, how to select a conference to specialize in, how to identify advantageous investment opportunities and make investments, key factors in assessing teams and match-ups in a specific game, money management and needed info and technology infrastructure. 368 Pgs. 2004 hardcover
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Complete annotated 2016-2017 team schedules with back-to-back road games, opponents on long road trips, days rest combinations and 4th game in five days. 420 perfect team trends! Fourteen for every team. Featuring the SDQL (Sports Data Query Language) which allows anyone with access to the internet to investigate past results in the NBA, NFL, and MLB. 107 Pgs. Spiral-bound
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351 teams previewed, top 100 incoming freshman & more. Player/unit rankings. 224 Pgs. Magazine format.
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Now In! Inside you'll find NBA season trends, NBA season, best bets and key plays, 2016-2017 NBA season schedule and much more. Print or PDF format (please specify in message box).
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No matter where his basketball travels took him during his 31 seasons in NCAA Division I college basketball, controversy was never far behind Jerry Tarkanian. The legendary former coach of the UNLV Runnin' Rebels proved himself to be one of the greatest coaches in the game's history, amassing an incredible overall record of 778-202, more wins than all but a handful of other coaches. He also had 29 20-win seasons, second all-time only to fellow legend Dean Smith of North Carolina,...
Item #: 9780803213838 -
For the hoops bettor, March Madness is THE wagering season. Zaremba brings the opening days of the college hoops madness to life in an engaging analysis of the the history of the tournament, the background of sports betting and a little betting of his own. He raises the question of whether this subculture of March Madness is a blessing or a curse - and what, finally it all means by immersing the reader in the action. 228 Pgs. 2009
Item #: 9780804758444 -
Subtitled "Taking Measure of the Many Myths in Modern Sport". Arguing about sports is as old as the games people play. Over the years sports debates have become muddled by many myths that do not match the numbers generated by those playing the games. In The Wages of Wins, the authors use layman's language and easy to follow examples based on their own academic research to debunk many of the most commonly held beliefs about sports. In this updated version of their book,...
Item #: 9780071417884 -
When the NBA released its supposedly authoritative list of the top 50 players, basketball fans everywhere begged to differ. In Who's Better, Who's Best? Elliot Kalb, known to TV viewers as ABC's 'Mr. Stats,' interweaves numbers, facts and anecdotes to flesh out the central question in every basketball fan's mind: Who's the best? His choices are provocative (Michael Jordan isn't #1; he's not even #2), framed by discussions with unorthodox sources and...