What should I do with that free bet?

October 27, 2015 at 10:44 pm

Every once in a while the Sportsbook Fairy will float down from cyber-Elysium and magic a free bet into your account. How should you best take advantage of such a fortuitous circumstance? Sure you could be a well behaved, risk averse bettor and bet that money on your favorite side or total, or that -300 favorite, but that won’t maximize your expected return. I’m going to give you permission to let loose your inner degenerate, that gambler within dying to bet on longshot parlays, in the name of higher expected return. First, I will define the problem. Sportsbooks, as a […]