Gambling With an Edge - guest Matt of PlusEVanalytics part 2

Gambling With an Edge

15-10-2020 • 53 mins

Our guest this week is a return visit from Matt of Some of the topics discussed include pointsbet, which is a newcomer to American sports books. We also talk about correlated parlays, why you should never use a tout, and the difference in US and Canadian sports betting.  We welcome your questions - send them to us at, or you can find me at @RWM21 on Twitter or podcast Click to listen - Alt click to download Show Notes [00:00]  Introduction of Matt, a Canadian actuary, from [00:35]  What is a points better? [02:25]  Skewness and asymmetric distributions [03:23]  Caps in a points bet [04:51]  Player prop distributions [06:11]  Required collateral [07:26]  Market efficiency  [09:11]  Canadian sports betting markets [14:06]  U.S. tax issues for foreign gamblers [16:27] [19:00]  Positive EV situations on  [24:14]  South Point Casino October Promotions - Free Play with a Kicker [25:00] [25:32] - card counting website and community [26:21] - Gold Membership offers correction on most games [27:21]  Pricing counterparty risk [29:11]  Promotion stories  [32:54]  Tesla Model S [34:54]  Correlated parlays  [40:31]  Domestic versus offshore sports betting [42:18]  Touts [48:50]  How can listeners contact Matt? [49:38]  Recommended - 99 Second Story Telling Contest, My Octopus Teacher, RX Gamble  Guest links: Sponsored Links: Recommended: 99 Second Story Grand Slam My Octopus Teacher
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