Appelbaum: Happy Fade the Public Friday! / Gill Alexander’s Beating The Book Draft Mega-Pod

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VSiN’s NFL Draft Coverage

  • NFL Draft Guide: VSiN experts are sharing their favorite prop bets. Read what they like HERE and check back for updates.
  • Beating the Book podcast (NEW):Gill Alexander’s NFL Draft mega-pod is ready. Gill is joined by Michael Lombardi and Drew Dinsick.LISTEN HERE.
  • Live Draft Show:Don’t forget to join us for our real-time draft coverage on Thursday.

​Today’s VSiN lineup (ET)

  • 7 a.m. ET Follow The Money with Mitch Moss and Pauly Howard
  • 10 a.m. A Numbers Game, presented by BetMGM, with Gill Alexander
  • Noon The Lombardi Line, presented by BetMGM, with Patrick Meagher and Michael Lombardi
  • 2 p.m. The Nutz with Mike Palm and Amal Shah
  • 3 p.m. Betting Across America, presented by BetMGM,with Mike Pritchard and James Salinas
  • 5 p.m. My Guys in the Desert with Matt Youmans, Jonathan Von Tobel and Danielle Alvari
  • 7 p.m. Rush Hour, presented by BetRivers, with Danny Burke
  • 8 p.m. Prime Time Action with Gill Alexander, Matt Brown and Danielle Alvari
  • 10 p.m. The Night Cap with Tim Murray and Jeff Parles
  • 1-2 a.m. Gone Racin’ with Jeff Motley and Brendan Gaughan


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Dave Tuley’s ATS Report

  • MLB: Underdogs went 5-3 & increased lead on season to 132-129 SU. Upsets were by Diamondbacks (+130), Pirates (+105), Yankees (+100), Mariners (+150) & Padres (+155); Over/Unders split 4-4; Unders still lead 142-122-7 (53.8%). RECAPS & MATCHUPS.
  • NBA: Favorites went 5-1 SU & ATS with lone upset by Celtics (+1.5 vs. Suns); Pelicans (-10), Bucks (-6.5), Spurs (-7), Bulls (-1) & Mavericks (-3.5) covered; faves improve slim lead to 435-426-10 ATS (50.5%); O/Us split 3-3, Overs lead 442-434-6 (50.5%). RECAPS & MATCHUPS.
  • ​NHL: Favorites went 6-4 with upsets by Capitals, Flyers, Red Wings & Senators. Unders went 5-3-2 with pushes by Hurricanes-Panthers (6) & Avalanche-Blues (6); Unders lead 350-331-32 (51.4%); 1st-Period Over/Unders split 5-5; 1P Unders lead 370-342-1 (52%). RECAPS & MATCHUPS.

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Ron Flatter on horse racing

Now based in Louisville, Ky., the Ron Flatter Racing Pod this week features trainer Steve Asmussen, who discusses his Kentucky Derby and Oaks horses, and Los Angeles Times special correspondent John Cherwa, who talks about how racing coverage has changed for him in recent years. LISTEN NOW.

Of the last 31 Kentucky Derby winners, 27 have met one of the thresholds in the Final Fractions Theory. Created by Jennie Rees, it measures a horse’s closing fractions in its final 1⅛-mile prep to predict success or failure at the Derby distance of 1¼ miles. It has proven over the years to be a winner. CONTINUE READING.

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If you want some advice on how to your Derby bankroll, Xpressbet analyst Jeff Siegel offers his top plays for today on the 1/ST BET-VSiN Best Bets page. GO HERE.

Josh Appelbaum’s Market Insights

Josh looks at where the money is flowing on today’s MLB games and what it means to you. CONTINUE READING.

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Your handicapping journey begins today with


  • Derek Carty: Daily MLB betting tips posted mid-day. GO HERE
  • Jonathan Von Tobel: Daily NBA betting report, posted mid-day. GO HERE.
  • Steve Makinen: Saturday’s college football power ratings. GO HERE.
  • Lou Finocchiaro: Best Bets for UFC 261. CONTINUE READING.
  • Steve Makinen: Updated simulation for Sunday’s Geico 500. GO HERE.

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Other VSiN podcasts

  • (NEW) Hardwood Handicappers with Jonathan Von Tobel, VSiN’s senior NBA betting analyst. This week’s episode is on Embiid’s Back & Harden’s Hammy. LISTEN HERE.
  • VSiN Market Insights with Josh Appelbaum: Fresh updates on the line movement for today’s sports betting menu, posted every weekday by 1 p.m. ET.LISTEN HERE.
  • VSIN Best Bets: Never miss a show. Get one-hour segments of every show in podcast format, posted shortly after they finish. LISTEN HERE.
  • Gone Racin’ with Jeff Motley and Brendan Gaughan: The podcast version of the show will be available this evening. LISTEN HERE.

VSiN betting resources

  • Video replays are posted HERE.
  • Audio replays are posted HERE.
  • Find all the ways to listen to VSiN. GO HERE.
  • Live odds comparison from legal states HERE.
  • Parlay calculator HERE.
  • Betting sheets from South Point and Circa. HERE.
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