Adam Burke

Adam Burke is the host of our BangTheBook Radio daily sports betting podcast and also our top contributing writer at His primary goal is to educate and inform readers and listeners by using his vast knowledge of the sports betting markets to help them advance as handicappers, much like he has over the last 12 years. You can follow him on Twitter, @SkatingTripods.

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MLB Betting Picks & Tips July 21, 2019

I’m mobile today, so I won’t have any official plays for the spreadsheet, but I will give some thoughts on the games in more of a bullet point fashion to give you some ideas on what I’ll be looking for.

16 hours ago

2019 Foxwoods Casino Resort 301 Betting Odds & Predictions

Three hundred one laps in Loudon are scheduled for this Sunday on the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series circuit in the 20th race of the season. This is the Foxwoods Resort Casino 301 and the only stop at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

3 days ago

2019 ROXOR 200 Betting Odds & Picks

Known last year as the Lakes Region 200, the ROXOR 200 is once again the 18th race of 26 set for the Xfinity Series regular season. The Xfinity Series will be on its own next week at Iowa before rejoining the Cup Series at Watkins Glen.

3 days ago

College Football Power Ratings July 2019 Edition

Having a good set of power ratings is one piece of the equation, especially if you want to try and get out in front of line movement. It isn’t the be-all, end-all, because nothing in the handicapping world is that simple, but it is a good start to placing a value on teams.

4 days ago

Golf DFS Picks: The 2019 Open Championship

As always, value picks are the theme. Those bargain bin options that you can use as punts with potential to fill out a lineup and save some money can be the difference between winning and losing.

6 days ago

Your Bookie Won't Know What Hit Them!