I've won more money than I've lost. I have the stats, records and graphs to prove it. It's still hard to lose.
It's easy to get cocky and over-confident when your bets are winning and your bankroll keeps growing.
It's only when the winning stops and the losing streak from hell shows up when you get to find out what you're really made of.
I really didn't want to write this post, but enough is enough.
After a truly horrendous run, including going 1-7 one day this week, PCG released 17 picks in one day!
I still had a winning week, even though Pro Computer Gambler's very extended losing streak continued to cut away from my profits. Maybe it's time he start thinking about adapting his model? He's already lost me $2,000 (not counting subscription fees) over 356 picks.
What can I say that hasn't already been said? This losing streak is rough. The new handicappers I started using for MLB made me money last week, while everything else that had picks lost money.Continue reading
Baseball is the most profitable American sport to bet on, yet it's one of the least popular sports (in terms of betting volume).
No other sport comes remotely close to the number of games played.
Sports betting for a living is hard.
It's incredibly easy when you're on a winning streak.
But when that inevitable losing streak comes? It's a true test of will.
When I started thinking about the outline for this article, 6 things easily came to mind that I had to share with you. Keep reading to find out what they are.
Just when I thought the worst was behind me, I think I just had my worst losing week ever. I lost 4 figures in 1 week. Every single system and handicapper that released picks lost me money last week, including my own systems. Ouch.Continue reading
As necessary as losing streaks are, they're always incredibly difficult to deal with, especially when they last for more than a month. It doesn't matter how long I've been in this business, losing for consecutive weeks or months never gets any easier.Continue reading
Ouch. The bleeding continues. This losing streak sucks.
It's eating away at my profit. It's lowering my ROI. I know the rules. I know what to expect, but it still gets to me. Watching my bankroll balance shrink every week is really hard.Continue reading