If you don’t know who Matt Lessinger is by now, then plug his name into the SEARCH feature here at this site and educate yourself.
He’s a great analyst and for this reason I bet most of his recommendations blind.
Lessinger posted some excellent analysis on the boxing match tomorrow night, taking place at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, between Shawn Porter and Adrien Broner. What follows are five emails written by Lessinger (and posted with his permission).
This discussion is interesting for two reasons: First, for those who bet on sports, it’s always interesting get good information. Second, for those who wonder what’s involved in the rituals of a winning sports bettor, this exchange provides some unique insight.
I bet Shawn Porter back on June 10th, based on the (then) line of PORTER -145. I was shocked to see the line move down, where it’s now PORTER -136. I bet it again at that price, but then contacted Lessinger to hear his thoughts on why the line had moved (in the wrong direction, assuming this is the correct side). The final three e-mails discuss the recent line movement.
I’m on Shawn Porter to win the bout. From what follows, you can decide for yourselves if you agree:Read More