D.S. Williamson

Biography:

Since 2008, D.S. Williamson has written about sports and sports handicapping. His philosophy is value-based, meaning stats and other handicapping factors are only worth something in comparison to wagering odds. He believes money management and making value-based wagers is the single more important factor that distinguishes successful sports bettors from non-successful sports bettors.

2K20 NBA Players Tournament

What You Can Bet On Friday, Saturday, and Sunday – April 3rd Edition

Written by on April 3, 2020

Friday is here, which means it’s time for us to once again check out the top weekend plays on the MyBookie Sportsbook. We’ve got one massive eSports tournament on Friday that’s airing on ESPN. Let’s discuss the 2K20 NBA Players Tournament and then talk about everything else we can wager this weekend! Wagering Options for the Weekend of April 3 Read More
Oaklawn Park Horse Racing Odds & Picks for April 3

Oaklawn Park Horse Racing Odds & Picks for April 3

Written by on April 3, 2020

The featured race at Oaklawn Park on Friday is a $100,000 Allowance Optional Claiming event going 1 1/16 miles on dirt. There are a lot of ways to go in that race. Hopefully, we found the winner! Check out top plays and Horse Racing Odds from Oaklawn Park for Friday, April 3. You can also visit our Online Racebook to place your Read More
Gulfstream Park Horse Racing Odds & Picks for Friday, April 3

Gulfstream Park Horse Racing Odds & Picks for Friday, April 3

Written by on April 3, 2020

The feature at Gulfstream Park on Friday is a $62.5K allowance optional claimer going 1 mile over the dirt. Most of the money will end up on even-money choice Off Topic. We’re going to try and beat the chalk, though. In fact, Off Topic isn’t in our Top 3. Who do we like to win the eighth? Check out top Read More
Gulfstream Park Horse Racing Odds & Picks for Friday, April 4

Gulfstream Park Horse Racing Odds & Picks for Friday, April 4

Written by on April 3, 2020

Gulfstream Park has a fantastic card on Saturday, April 4. No stakes races, but it won’t matter. Every race provides plenty of overlay opportunities. We’ve chosen to handicap races 10 through 12. Keep reading for our picks! Check out top plays and Horse Racing Odds from Gulfstream Park for Saturday, April 4. You can also visit our Online Racebook to place your Read More
Tampa Bay Downs Horse Racing Odds & Picks for April 4

Tampa Bay Downs Horse Racing Odds & Picks for April 4

Written by on April 3, 2020

Tampa Bay Downs doesn’t have a race with a massive purse on Saturday. What the racetrack does have is a card full of competitive turf races. Below, we analyze and make picks for 3 of those turf races. Check out top plays and Horse Racing Odds from Tampa Bay Downs for Saturday, April 4. You can also visit our Online Racebook to place Read More
Oaklawn Park Horse Racing Picks for April 4

Oaklawn Park Horse Racing Picks for April 4

Written by on April 3, 2020

Oaklawn Park’s Saturday card is full of awesome dirt racing action. The feature is Race 9, the Purple Martin Stakes. We analyze and try to find a winner in that event. We also make picks for Race 7 and Race 8 on April 4. Pick 3, anyone? Check out top plays and Horse Racing Odds from Oaklawn Park for Saturday, April Read More
Gulfstream Park Horse Racing Odds & Picks for April 2nd

Gulfstream Park Horse Racing Odds & Picks for April 2nd

Written by on April 2, 2020

Gulfstream Park’s Championship Meet ended this past Sunday on March 29. Horse racing fans have nothing to worry about because the top track in Florida is back at it on Thursday, April 2. Opening day for Gulfstream’s spring / summer meet showcases lawn loving equines. The feature is Race 8, a 5 furlong turf sprint allowance. Check out top plays Read More
Oaklawn Park Horse Racing Odds & Picks for April 2nd

Oaklawn Park Horse Racing Odds & Picks for April 2nd

Written by on April 2, 2020

In Arkansas, horse racing gets going this week on Thursday, April 2. The day after April Fool could yield a few Oaklawn Park overlay winners. We analyze and make picks for Race 5 and Race 6. We also make picks for the feature, Race 8, an $80,000 allowance optional claiming event. Check out top plays and Horse Racing Odds from Oaklawn Read More
Tampa Bay Downs Horse Racing Odds & Picks for April 1

Tampa Bay Downs Horse Racing Odds & Picks for April 1

Written by on March 31, 2020

On Wednesday, April 1, Tampa Bay Downs continues with their winter-spring meet. We’ve analyzed and made picks for 3 of the top races on the card, including Race 8, a huge $75K allowance optional claimer. Check out top plays and Horse Racing Odds from Tampa Bay Downs for Wednesday, April 01. You can also visit our Online Racebook to place your bets Read More
Will Rogers Downs Horse Racing Odds & Picks for April 1

Will Rogers Downs Horse Racing Odds & Picks for April 1

Written by on March 31, 2020

Will Rogers Downs has a nice 9-race card on Wednesday, April 1. The top allowance race doesn’t offer much value. That’s why we’ve handicapped and made picks for 3 claiming races. Check out top plays and Horse Racing Odds from Will Rogers Downs for Wednesday, April 01. You can also visit our Online Racebook to place your bets on active racetracks. Will Read More
Coronavirus (COVID-19) MLB Update – March 31st Edition

Coronavirus (COVID-19) MLB Update – March 31st Edition

Written by on March 31, 2020

Major League Baseball’s Opening Day should have happened last Thursday on March 26. We all know why nobody played baseball that day. But there’s light at the end of the tunnel for baseball fans. Of the three major league sports sitting on the proverbial bench, baseball has the clearest path forward after the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic. The MLB Players Association Read More
Coronavirus (COVID-19) NHL Update – March 31st Edition

Coronavirus (COVID-19) NHL Update – March 31st Edition

Written by on March 31, 2020

Of all the three major sports leagues on hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic, the National Hockey League has used the most positive language. From the very beginning, the NHL said that they were “pausing” the current season. No discussion of canceling the season. As the virus spreads, have things changed for the National Hockey League? Check out our update Read More
Coronavirus (COVID-19) NBA Update – March 30th Edition

Coronavirus (COVID-19) NBA Update – March 30th Edition

Written by on March 30, 2020

Hope remains for the NBA. The National Basketball Association has yet to announce that they’ve canceled the current season. They haven’t announced that they will resume the season at some point. But, for now, no news is good news. There are positive rumors and predictions about the National Basketball Association regarding the pause due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Let’s Read More
Will Rogers Downs Horse Racing Picks for March 30

Will Rogers Downs Horse Racing Odds & Picks for March 30

Written by on March 30, 2020

Claremore, Oklahoma racetrack Will Rogers Downs picks up the hooves and drops them onto the dirt this week starting on Monday, March 30. A couple of $15,000 claimers and a nice $26,400 allowance highlight the March 30 racing card. Check out top plays and Horse Racing Odds from Will Rogers Downs for Monday, March 30. You can also visit our Online Racebook to Read More