PredictionMachine.com strives to be the most accurate and trusted source for predicting sports outcomes straight-up and against-the-spread.
The state-of-the-art and unbiased Predictalator
("the Prediction Machine
") was built by Paul Bessire
, a statistician and veteran sports journalist, who offers his unique takes through his blog
posts and his matchup breakdowns in his in-depth analysis
PredictionMachine.com finds the angle that you need to win with accuracy that stems from the Predictalator, which plays the game 50,000
times before it's actually played to provide confidence picks straight-up, against-the-spread and over/under as well as player projections for fantasy players and props.
is the most advanced sports forecasting software available today because it has the ability to account for all of the relevant statistical interactions of the players (playing or not playing/injured), coaches, officials, fans (homefield advantage) and weather in each game.
plays every game 50,000 times before it's actually played. This provides us the ability to assign probabilities to the likelihood of just about any outcome occurring in any contest including straight-up, against-the-spread and over/under winners
of each game.
Using the ResultsFinder for Week 7 of the NFL, one could find that "normal" or better (greater than 57% confidence to cover) NFL against-the-spread plays went 5-2 (71% ATS), including a double-digit cover from Lock of the Week, San Francisco (-3, 59% to cover), which won 31-17 over Tennessee. All playable NFL picks for Week 7 are 9-4 (69% ATS).
With the college football Lock of the Week, North Texas (-6, 61% to cover), also covering easily in a 28-13 victory over Louisiana Tech on Saturday, both football Locks of the week went 2-0 and the college lock extended its 2013 record to 7-1 (88% ATS)
. Using the Play Analyzer on Saturday, saw this pick gain even more confidence as the line shifted to North Texas -3.5 and the pick became strong enough to be a 2X, "green" play.
We continue our strong performance to open the NHL season as well. All normal+ plays for the last week in hockey went 10-6 (63% ML, O/U, PL).
And, with the World Series starting this week and the NBA next week, it's worth noting that all normal+ MLB postseason picks are 24-8 (75% ML and O/U)
all-time, while normal+ NBA Over/Under Team Win Total picks are 13-6 (68% O/U)
More in the ResultsFinder
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