Allen Moody

Allen Moody has been handicapping sports for more than 35 years and has been writing about sports betting for more than 12 years. He has been a regular contributor to Bang the Book for the past three years, sharing his insights with readers across all different sports. Twitter: allengmoody.

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College Basketball Totals Plays 2/23/18

No huge differences between our numbers and the totals tonight on what is a slightly abbreviated schedule, so we’ll settle for the four biggest differences tonight abd see what fate has in store for us.

1 day ago

College Basketball Totals Plays 2/22/18

A pretty large slate of college basketball games on tap for Thursday. When that happens, most times I’ll just have totals, as doing the power rating calculations is extremely time consuming, but I will do them for all of the games once the conference tournaments begin.

2 days ago

NBA Totals Plays 2/22/18

We’re back after the All-Star break with a fairly small schedule and today we can’t really rely on how teams perform after a win or loss, which we use fairly extensively in coming up with our one play per day. The number of days in between games has pretty much made that irrelevant for tonight’s games.

2 days ago

College Basketball Totals Plays 2/21/18

A good-sized slate in college basketball today, where we have five games with differences of eight or more points between our projection and the total.

3 days ago

College Basketball Totals Plays 2/20/18

A bigger slate of games for Tuesday and hopefully we’ll be able to come up with a decent play or two, even though we still have less of a margin that we’d like to see on most games and a red flag on the game with the biggest difference between our total and the line.

4 days ago

NCAA Basketball Power Rating Plays 2/19/18

A small schedule of games today and this time we have two games where we’re on the team that won the first game and two where our teams will be playing with revenge.

5 days ago

NCAA Basketball Power Rating Plays 2/18/18

Our first college basketball power ratings plays article and these are number-driven only, not taking into account situational advantages or things like revenge. In three of the four games, the numbers select the team that won the first meeting between the two teams.

6 days ago

Your Bookie Won't Know What Hit Them!