The Latest from: Jason Logan

Jason Logan is one of the most connected writers in the sports betting industry, with contacts and sources at the biggest books in Nevada, overseas and online. Covers’ Senior Managing Editor has been breaking down the betting action since 2005, providing unrivaled insight into the oddsmakers’ process as well as first-hand reports from the bookmakers, telling you where the wiseguys are wagering. JLo’s informative and always entertaining commentary spans everything from the NFL, college hoops, and the whacky and wonderful world of exotic prop betting.

NFC South betting preview and NFL picks: Saints are strong but don't forget about Falcons

Aug 21, 2019 - 3:40 PM ET

If the NFC South were a movie, it would be co-directed by M. Night Shyamalan and Christopher Nolan. This division has provided plenty of twists and turns for bettors in recent seasons and our Jason Logan tries to make sense of it all, giving his best/worst ATS, Over/Under and win totals picks for the NFC South.

AFC West betting preview and NFL picks: Why I'm betting the Bolts with both fists

Aug 19, 2019 - 2:01 PM ET

The AFC West will be decided between the Chiefs and Chargers, but there's more to betting this division that just the futures. Jason Logan digs into the NFL odds and gives his best picks and predictions when it comes to wagering on the AFC West, from the top/bottom ATS teams to the weekly Over/Under totals.

AFC North betting preview and NFL predictions: Are the Browns the ultimate public fade?

Aug 12, 2019 - 5:09 PM ET

The AFC North is one hell of a puzzle box for NFL bettors, which means projecting its outcomes are as messy as Baker Mayfield shot-gunning a beer. Covers Senior Industry Analyst Jason Logan breaks down the best ways to wager on the AFC North, from his best/worst ATS picks to a surprise season win total play.

NFC North betting preview and NFL predictions: Bears the best, but Minnesota will make money

Aug 6, 2019 - 3:06 PM ET

The NFC North will be one of the most entertaining divisions in football this upcoming season - and that's even before placing any NFL bets. Covers Senior Industry Analyst Jason Logan breaks down the best ways to wager on the NFC North in 2019, including best/worst ATS bets and top Over/Under picks.

AFC East betting preview and NFL predictions: Jets will make both ATS and Over bettors rich

Aug 2, 2019 - 4:03 PM ET

The AFC East has been under a decade of dominance from the New England Patriots, but could 2019 be the year Brady, Belichick & Co. finally fall from the top of the standings? Our Jason Logan says, "No. Hell no", but he does have some pretty great betting picks and predictions for the AFC East odds this season.

NFC East betting preview and NFL predictions: Cowboys will be Over/Under gold

Jul 31, 2019 - 12:21 PM ET

This isn't you're standard NFC East preview. Our Jason Logan takes a look at the division through the eyes of a sports bettor, giving his picks and predictions for the best and worst bets, top Over and Under plays, season win total picks, and a value futures bet to wear the NFC East crown in 2019.

NFL preseason betting guide: Bettors and books on rare even ground

Jul 29, 2019 - 1:47 PM ET

There are those that say betting on the NFL preseason is the sign of a real "degenerate". And to those uninformed folks, our Jason Logan would like to say, "shut up". The NFL's exhibition slate is actually ripe with betting value - if you know what to look for. Here's how you can make a profit pillaging the preseason.

NFL prop odds picks and predictions: Who will lead the league in rushing?

Jun 28, 2019 - 2:10 PM ET

The NFL is a passing league with just a handful of elite running backs - as evidenced by the odds to lead the NFL in rushing. Ezekiel Elliott and Saquon Barkley are the runaway favorites but Jason Logan digs into the offseason prop odds and gives his favorite picks and predictions, as well as some underdogs worth a wager.

Justin Bieber vs. Tom Cruise is happening, according to betting odds at one sportsbook

Jun 21, 2019 - 3:56 PM ET

Justin Bieber's MMA challenge to Tom Cruise was just a publicity stunt until rumors of the UFC's involvement in booking the bout surfaced. Now, sportsbooks are hanging odds on this improbable bout and one UK-based bookie expects the fight to take place before the end of the year.

NFL prop odds picks and predictions: Who will lead the league in receiving?

Jun 14, 2019 - 3:02 PM ET

The NFL is a receivers’ league, with the top pass catchers serving as its leading men. PointsBet.com has plenty of talented WRs and TEs headlining the odds on the NFL's leading receiver, and Jason Logan runs down the favorites and underdogs worth a wager in the NFL prop markets.

NFL prop odds picks and predictions: Which QB will lead the league in passing?

Jun 3, 2019 - 6:13 PM ET

There’s still a lot of distance between now and Week 1, but you can kill that time by capping the vast menu of offseason NFL betting odds – like which quarterback will lead the NFL in passing yards this upcoming season. Jason Logan looks at the favorites and gives his best underdog bets.

NBA Finals betting update: Odds and predictions to win NBA Championship, Finals MVP, and Drake's fate

Jun 3, 2019 - 12:48 PM ET

We’re two games into the NBA Finals and for those who thought the defending champion Warriors were going to run through the Raptors, well you have your blown “Warriors in four” bets to cry into. Jason Logan gives us an update on the championship odds, value MVP bets, series score, and Drake's fate in the finals.

NHL Stanley Cup final betting odds: Conn Smythe Trophy winner picks and predictions

May 24, 2019 - 9:18 AM ET

There’s no shortage of NHL betting odds for the Stanley Cup final, and one of the most popular markets is which NHL superstar will rise up and claim the Conn Smythe Trophy – the Most Valuable Player award for the Stanley Cup playoffs. Here are the favorites in the Conn Smythe betting odds and a few live long shots worth a look.

Bankroll 911: How to dig yourself out of a MLB betting hole

May 9, 2019 - 1:25 PM ET

Surviving the first two months of the MLB season with your bankroll intact can be about as tough a task as getting Cooperstown to acknowledge Alex Rodriguez. If you’re among the many with their baseball bets on life support, we’re dialing 911 before it’s too late.

Durant's injury drops the Warriors' NBA title betting odds to a season low

May 9, 2019 - 11:55 AM ET

The Golden State Warriors with be without superstar Kevin Durant for at least Game 6 against the Houston Rockets Friday. That loss is enough to drop the Warriors' NBA futures to a season low. Jason Logan looks at the impact Durant's injury has on the Dubs NBA betting odds.

The NBA Playoffs betting 'Zig-Zag' theory is alive and well in the Western Conference

May 6, 2019 - 1:37 PM ET

The NBA Playoffs "Zig-Zag" theory has long been etched in sports betting lore and while the popular postseason system has seen better days, it's alive and kicking in the Western Conference side of the bracket as well as enjoying ATS success in the second round of the NBA Playoffs.

Betting the 2019 NFL schedule: Toughest situational spot for every NFC team

May 2, 2019 - 11:12 AM ET

The 2019 NFL schedule still has that “new car” smell and sportsbooks were quick to react with their NFL betting odds for Week 1, but there are plenty of pitfalls on the calendar beyond the season openers. Jason Logan has some sensational spot bets for every single NFC team.

Betting the 2019 NFL schedule: Toughest situational spot for every AFC team

Apr 20, 2019 - 8:56 PM ET

The 2019 NFL schedule still has that “new car” smell and sportsbooks were quick to react with their NFL betting odds for Week 1, but there are plenty of pitfalls on the calendar beyond the season openers. Jason Logan has some sensational spot bets for every single AFC team.

Can NBA Playoffs bettors still trust the greatest trend in sports betting history?

Apr 15, 2019 - 4:05 PM ET

At one time, the infamous 0-2 NBA Playoffs betting trend was basically like stealing money from your bookie. But as oddsmakers got wise, this sensational situational spot lost its shine and finished just 5-5 ATS last year. Jason Logan examines why this 65 percent-winning trend is so dangerous and if bettors should continue to ride it.

NBA odds, need-to-know notes and best bets for the Eastern Conference playoffs

Apr 12, 2019 - 1:36 PM ET

The NBA Playoffs are here, with games tipping off this Saturday. If you’re betting on the NBA odds this postseason, we’ve got eight need-to-know notes for the eight Eastern Conference teams vying for the Larry O’Brien Trophy.

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