Sports handicapping is the process that helps someone guess with bettor accuracy. The process involves knowing the history of teams and following the sport in great detail throughout the season and off season. If you intend to bet on sports, you should understand handicapping to better your odds of winning bets. Some people that seriously bet will hire a handicapper or they will subscribe to a handicappers picks.
It is not uncommon for a handicapper to work in more than one sport. A good handicapper usually eats, sleeps, and breathes their sports year around. That is what makes them good. But still even at that the accuracy is about 65% for a really good handicapper.
NBA Picks are some of the hardest to handicap and choose, because there are so many teams and so many games, the season is very active and long. With about 30 teams and about 80 games per team, there can be around 50 games per week played.
A handicapper has to keep an onoing analysis of series, games and even preseason games. They have to know the sport inside and out, keep up with strategy and know each team’s history, players, recruiting strategy, know the coaches the style and budgets. They also have to know injuries and trades, past and recent performances, how they perform at home or on the road, how long they have been on the road, analyze individual players and trends and know how each team plays together. It is a constant on slaught of information that must be continually analyzed in order to have any accuracy.
You can find the statistics of the top handicappers on different websites. You should be able to find their history for the last year, since they started, 90 days, 30 days, and last 7 days. If you want to follow one or two of the top handicappers to help you choose your teams it should increase your odds pretty well.