However, currently you will only be able to place bets on BetMGM if you are in Arizona, Colorado, Indiana, Iowa, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, or Wyoming. Expansion to other states will occur as more states legalize sports betting. Also, both baseball and hockey are sports with alternate lines.
The underdog, which is the plus number as the point spread, cannot lose by more than the point spread dictates. If you look at the odds board and see a team’s or individual’s name followed by a minus sign and a number, that reflects that side is favored by that number of points. In the case that you see a plus sign and a number, that side is the underdog in the matchup.
You can also read How Cloudbet Is Able To Offer Zero Margin Bets. You take the initial amount staked and include it in the amount won to reach the payout of $200. It means that for every $100 you bet, you hope to receive 50% of $200, or $100, which makes the odds 50/50. Boxing odds of -300 mean that you have to put $300 to win $100 (“-” sign signals the favorite).
A parlay of Bills and the under means the Bills must win and the total be under 38.5 for a successful bet. If you think not only you know who will win, but how the game will be played out then an over/under bet would appeal to you. Sportsbooks will set the total number of points scored thus allowing you to determine if more or less will occur.
The name for these odds is self-explanatory as they come in decimal number form. On the other hand, the underdog’s odds are accompanied by a positive (+) sign. These odds represent the amount of money you win when you wager $100 on that fighter.
You can bet that the ACTUAL score will be OVER this number or UNDER this number. So if the final score is SF 24, STL 10, that’s 34 points, and anyone who bet the UNDER won. The -110 is how much you need to bet on the over/under to win $100, in this case $110. The “-13” means that a football team is favored to win by 13 points. For you to win the bet, the team must win by more than 13 points.