3-0 on Baseball’s opening Monday for both the Brief, and Premier Players! Call-1-800-305-9604 for more Phone/Email service info!
BASEBALL SEASON STARTS! Plenty of BEST BET and RECOMMENDED action in Basketball and Baseball, every day, for the Sports Reporter Online members in the DAILY BRIEF or PREMIER PLAYERS phone/email club. MORE
DAILY PICKS & ITEMS
 
picks picks
  picks
Get Sports Reporter’s daily telephone service selections for NFL, College Football, NBA and College Basketball right here on the Web.
 
FEATURED GAMES
NFL picks
  V S.  
Sports Reporter vs. Major League Baseball (and NBA, and Horse Racing Triple Crown Races!): Spring-Summer, 2016!
 
Another profitable March Madness has come and gone. We’re still swishing NBA winners, and pro hoops coverage has been joined by BASEBALL picks in the DAILY BRIEF. BEST BET and/or RECOMMENDED selections are found daily in the BASKETBALL/BASEBALL BRIEF, our online-only publication refreshed daily for Web members.

A few years ago, Sports Reporter transitioned away from advance basketball coverage via mail, and into daily analyses and selections published exclusively online. No more 'contingency' write-ups in hoops, or baseball. We can start fresh every day and react to the latest developments.

If you have never been a member, you can sample one day of the Daily Brief for only $9.95, or get continuous access for 30 days for only $39.95! All active members get race-day picks on the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont Stakes cards, including the day before the big races!


AID AND A-BET
by Bobby Smith
Sports Reporter Editor

 
SPRING, 2016 – If anybody out there won more than $160 playing NCAA Tournament Bracket pools, please let us know. The reason I ask is because we’re not fans of bracket pools, and have maintained that a person has a better chance to win more money in NCAA Tournament action by spot-playing sides against the spread than they do by playing bracket pools. The vast, massive majority of people who play bracket pools lose their entry fee and win nothing back. So, even at a $5 entry fee, their net for the three weeks is -$5. Sports Reporter Basketball Brief 2016 NCAA Tournament selections were a modest 6-4, which is where I get the $160 figure, assuming $100 wagered on each of the 10 sides. Using the Sports Reporter Premier Players Phone/Email pick results, the net winning figure on 2016 NCAA Tournament games was +$500. (With CIT, NIT, CBI and Vegas 16 games added, the Premier Players’ March Madness net profit was better than +$2,000.) MORE
 
TREND BENDING
NFL picks
CURRENT EVENT RESOURCE LINKS
NFL picks
News Items
BASEBALL: MLB Schedule and Starting Pitchers
 
MLB Team Batting
 
MLB Batter vs. Pitcher
 
MLB Previews and Scoreboard
 
Today's MLB Weather
 
MLB Bullpen Usage
 
College Football Reports
CONFERENCE PAGES: ACC Football
 
American Athletic Football
 
Big 12 Football
 
Big Ten Football
 
MAC Football
 
C-USA Football
 
Mountain West Football
 
PAC 12 Football
 
SEC Football
 
Sun Belt Football
 
NBA Reports
NBA Team Schedule Tracker
 
NBA Team Blogs
 
MEMBER LOGIN
Login ID
Password
 
Click for instant
sample issues!

 

 
NFL picks
NFL picks
EXTERNAL SOURCES
NFL picks
Writters & Bloggers
NFL/College: Conference/Division Blogs
 
NFL Draft 365 (College)
 
NFL Stats Sources
NFL Coaching Staffs
 
NFL 2015 Coach/Coordinator Changes
 
NFL Offense game stats
 
NFL Defense game stas
 
College Football Stats
College Football Coach/Coordinators
 
College Football Team Stats
 
More College Football Team Stats
 
NBA Stats
Advanced NBA Stats
 
NBA Team Stats Yahoo.com
 
NBA Stuffer
 
College Hoops Stats
College Hoops Stats -- CBS
 
Kenpom.com College Hoops
 
Miscellaneous
NBA Scoreboard
 
NFL Scoreboard
 
Weather forecasts
 
Jeff Sagarin ratings (NFL, CF, NBA, CB and more)
 
Deadspin.com
 
Understanding Money Lines
 
Understanding Parlay Bets
 
Why buying half-points is a half-baked idea
 
Baseball-Reference.com
 
Pro-Football-reference.com
 
College Football Scoreboard
 
College Basketball Scoreboard
 
    Home | Contact Us | Membership | About Us | Legal | Sign-up
NFL | NBA | NCAA Football | NCAA Basketball | Daily Picks