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Discussion in 'Poker, Race & Sportsbook' started by Tellafriend, Feb 3, 2016.

  1. Tellafriend

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    I bought a pre-season SB bet on Denver at 13:2. Not enough odds in retrospect. But anyway, what should I do now? Be safe and bet Carolina ML at something like 250? Just seems high?
     
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    you could offset the bet a little, but leave some meat on the bone if Denver wins outright. Maybe calculate your Denver payoff, and bet half that on Carolina ML, so you win half your preseason bet either way
     
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    Depends on how much you laid?

    You're giving up a lot of juice to take Car now so it only makes sense if it's a significant amount of money.
     
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    I'd bet enough on Carolina ML to win your original bet amount on Denver. This way, if Carolina wins, you break even. If Denver wins, you win something. Can't lose scenario.
     
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    Yep, agree with PT.

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    I would let it ride unless it's a significant amount of money to you. Much more fun letting it ride.

    If it is significant, I'd choose PT's strategy or some hybrid of that depending on how much the ML cost.
     
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    Congrats on the win! Nice score!!
     
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    What was the outcome Tellafriend? Did you hedge or let it ride?
     
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    He pressed it with another bet on Denver spread!

    He made out like a bandit.
     
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    Shifter is right. I fucked the book and my man up. Gotta have courage.
     

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