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Sports fans around the world place bets on the games they love, every week. It’s an exhilarating and rewarding experience unless, of course, you’re not getting the right advice.
Introducing...The Favorites.
Action's Chief Content Officer Chad Millman -- along with bookmaker Bob Scucci, Action Network Sr. Executive Producer Darren Rovell and pro gambler Simon Hunter -- break down the angles, the markets and the numbers driving the loudest conversations in sports.
To win...or to cover? That is the question. And by the weekend, there's no question you will have the answers.

The Favorites Sports Betting Podcast - Part of The Action Network The Action Network

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    • 4.7, 566 Ratings

Sports fans around the world place bets on the games they love, every week. It’s an exhilarating and rewarding experience unless, of course, you’re not getting the right advice.
Introducing...The Favorites.
Action's Chief Content Officer Chad Millman -- along with bookmaker Bob Scucci, Action Network Sr. Executive Producer Darren Rovell and pro gambler Simon Hunter -- break down the angles, the markets and the numbers driving the loudest conversations in sports.
To win...or to cover? That is the question. And by the weekend, there's no question you will have the answers.

    The Return of Sports, Bob Scucci and Firing Up the Phanwagon w/Matt Moore & Justin Phan

    The Return of Sports, Bob Scucci and Firing Up the Phanwagon w/Matt Moore & Justin Phan

    Beloved "Bookmaker to the World" Bob Scucci joins host Chad Millman to talk about how sportsbooks are handling the re-launch of professional sports leagues nationwide, much to the delight of sports gambling enthusiasts everywhere.
    Later, premiere NBA bettor Justin Phan and seasoned journalist Matt Moore are welcomed to the show to discuss handicapping the NBA's re-launch later this week.

    • 31 min
    Betting The NFL Like a Pro with Simon Hunter

    Betting The NFL Like a Pro with Simon Hunter

    Chad Millman welcomes back popular sports gambling guest Simon Hunter for two crucial reasons.
    First, to preview the NFL season. But more importantly, Simon also walk listeners through his approach to gambling on the NFL. He outlines the tactics he deploys to handicap and wager on the NFL professionally, and the attributes that separate recreational bettors from seasoned pros.
    Simon delivers an episode that is as informative as it is unpretentious, and we know it's sure to please... as long as you aren't a DC football fan.

    • 38 min
    The Return of Scooch plus Arash Markazi of the L.A. Times

    The Return of Scooch plus Arash Markazi of the L.A. Times

    Podcast favorite Bob Scucci of Boyd Gaming joins his old pal Chad Millman to talk bookmaking in a pandemic world, as the cutest couple in gambling media wax poetic about handicapping without homefield and the good ol' days.
    Later, Arash Markazi of the LA Times swings by to talk Vegas re-opening, the Cavaliers' 2016 championship celebration, and so much more.

    • 53 min
    Maria Konnikova on Poker, Risk and Finding An Edge

    Maria Konnikova on Poker, Risk and Finding An Edge

    With her much-anticipated book The Biggest Bluff available now, Maria Konnikova speaks with Chad Millman about her incredible transition from accomplished academic, thinker and author to tournament-winning international poker star. She shares details of her wild journey, including some of the best lessons she learned along the way. What did poker teach her about herself? How can we seek and maintain an edge over our competition? What aspects of mastering poker apply to sports gambling? Konnikova speaks expertly about her experience, her mentors, and the game she's come to love in this compelling conversation.

    • 37 min
    Mike Francesa on Sports Gambling, Belmont, and the PGA TOUR

    Mike Francesa on Sports Gambling, Belmont, and the PGA TOUR

    The most legendary voice in sports talk radio, Mike Francesa, joins Chad Millman for an electrifying discussion about the future of sports gambling, the MLB season, PGA TOUR betting, the Belmont Stakes and so much more.
    Later Jaime Roth, owner of LNJ Foxwoods, comes on the program to discuss her family's history in the thoroughbred racing business, as well as an exciting partnership in our unique Name-A-Horse Contest.
    TIME CODES
    Francesa 1:00
    Roth 41:00

    • 57 min
    Betting NFL Season Win Totals w/pro bettor Simon Hunter

    Betting NFL Season Win Totals w/pro bettor Simon Hunter

    Pro gambler Simon Hunter joins host Chad Millman once again to go through every NFL team's current season win total, identifying the bets he's made, the spots he's waiting for, and what he's learned since Draft Day last month.
    Should you fade the Tom Brady revenge tour?
    Is Denver a team to be reckoned with?
    Can bettors take advantage of Joe Burrow fever in the Queen City?
    Answers to all these questions and more!
    Plus, for our Colorado listeners, welcome to sports betting legalization! Follow this link for a great offer from DraftKings: https://bit.ly/2ZEgunZ

    • 47 min

Customer Reviews

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566 Ratings

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