200th issue of Point Spread Weekly
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Congrats to editor Steve Makinen, database guru Jason Latus and designer Matt Devine for creating the original model for Point Spread Weekly. Special thanks to Matt Youmans and Brent Musburger for helping me get the project off the ground back in the fall of 2017.
Wondering what the first issue looked like? Here you go.
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- Noon The Lombardi Line, presented by BetMGM, with Brady Kannon and Wes Reynolds
- 2 p.m. The Nutz with Mike Palm and Amal Shah
- 3 p.m. Betting Across America, presented by BetMGM,with Mike Pritchard and Josh Appelbaum
- 5 p.m. My Guys in the Desert with Jonathan Von Tobel and Wes Reynolds
- 7 p.m. Rush Hour, presented by BetRivers, with Danny Burke
- 8 p.m. Prime Time Action with Gill Alexander and Matt Brown
- 10 p.m. The Night Cap with Tim Murray and Jeff Parles
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Dave Tuley’s ATS Report
- MLB: Underdogs went 9-6 with biggest upset by Royals (+235 at Yankees) & smaller ones by Red Sox, Blue Jays, Tigers, Reds, Pirates, Giants, Nationals & Padres; faves still lead 607-446 (57.6%); Unders went 9-6, but Overs still lead 534-517-34. RECAPS & MATCHUPS.
- NBA: Suns beat Clippers 104-103 on Deandre Ayton’s alley-oop dunk on inbounds pass from Jae Crowder with :0.7 left to take 2-0 lead in the Western Conference Finals. The Suns did NOT cover as 4.5-point home favorites (stayed Under betting total of 223). Faves lead 45-24 SU & 40-28-1 ATS (58.8%) overall; home teams lead 39-30 SU & 36-32-1 ATS (52.9%) overall; O/U 1-1 this round with Unders taking 34-33-2 lead. RECAPS & MATCHUPS.
- NHL: Canadiens (+205) beat Golden Knights 4-1 to take 3-2 lead in semifinal series (Push on O/U 5); faves/dogs tied 5-5 in this round & faves lead just 39-34 overall; home/road 5-5 with home teams only leading 39-37 overall; Unders 4-2-4 in round, 38-33-5. RECAPS & MATCHUPS.
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Josh Appelbaum’s Market Insights
Josh rejoices in the news that Canada has taken a huge step toward legalizing sports betting, plus he breaks down the key line moves for Game 1 of Eastern Conference finals. CONTINUE READING.
>>Ben Fawkes has more on Canada’s big day. CONTINUE READING.
- Get more market insights from Josh’s podcast, posted every weekday by 1 p.m. ET.LISTEN HERE.
- Check out the daily betting splits with % bets (tickets) and % handle (money) for the NBA, NHL and MLB. GO HERE. (Usually posted by 1 p.m. ET and updated later in the day)
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- VSIN Best Bets: Never miss a show. Get one-hour segments of every show in podcast format, posted shortly after they finish. LISTEN HERE.
- Hardwood Handicappers with Jonathan Von Tobel. Postseason Betting Strategies & Second Round Analysis. LISTEN HERE.
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