I have two distinct lives. One in the trenches of low-budget film and television, the other in professional gambling. Because of the feast-or-famine nature of show business I need a reliable income... gambling. So here you will read about both worlds. Enjoy!

Thursday, April 20, 2023

Gambling With an Edge - Captain Jack Andrews

 Our guest this week is Captain Jack Andrews on for our final episode about sports betting.  We talk about the state of the industry, as well as some of the tools at

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[00:00]  Introduction of Captain Jack Andrews of
[01:16]  Unabated tools exploited market inefficiencies
[06:45]  Correlations between card counting and sports betting
[11:02]  Synthetic hold and outs
[14:58]  How will sports betting evolve over the next few years?
[19:40]  Micro betting and lag time, free rolls
[23:37]  Vulnerabilities in new types of bets
[25:45]  Line shopping
[29:28]  Captain Jack's favorite memories of GWAE
[36:56]  Commercials
[38:56]  GWAE sponsors
[40:08]  Upcoming things at Unabated, alt line pricing
[45:33]  Parlays as cover
[50:31]  Variance and tipping costs
[51:09]  Captain Jack's final thoughts on GWAE
[52:43]  Recommended:  People I Mostly Admire podcast

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Books Referenced:
The Logic of Sports Betting by Ed Miller and Matthew Davidow -
Gambling Wizards by Richard Munchkin -

Outlive:  The Science and Art of Longevity by Bill Gifford and Peter Attia -
Dan Buetter's books -

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