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 HERE'S WHAT WE OFFER: First, notice we allow no banner ads from sports books on this site. We do not participate in bettors' losses nor are we financially tied to any sports book. Our only income is from helping you win.

JV Miller is widely recognized as one of the world’s top sports handicappers.  JV is featured regularly as a handicapping expert on television, radio, podcasts, and speaks at seminars and educational institutions around the world.  Send JV an email!

You can profit right away from the articles here, even if you're already a seasoned pro! These articles promise ways to boost your profits, starting today. If you're a part-time bettor these articles might be the most profitable reading you've done in years. In many ways they define the difference between real pros and the countless phonies that stalk the Internet. The experts here are among the most respected in the business.


At our Order Page we offer 'how-to' books & informational materials guaranteed to sharpen your handicapping skills and boost your profit!


...But if you're already a successful player, consider Professional Gambler Newsletter. Every day there's NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, NCAAB, or NCAAF action. You'll be emailed our analyses & picks, along with 'how-to' tips, articles or other news. Plus, you also get access to our private podcasts, exclusively for our subscribers. You can bet our picks 'as is' or compare them to your own forecasts.  The goal is to take successful bettors off a few more losers and put them onto a few more winners. (You can monitor our picks at our Track Us page. All plays are posted the next day.)


 PLEASE DON'T CONFUSE US WITH A TOUT SERVICE!   If you are looking for 70%-80% winners you're in the wrong place. Experts here are genuine pros. If you're not sure of the difference between real pros and phonies, please read the articles here. We do NOT telemarket. We do NOT reveal customers' identities to anyone for any reason. Your privacy is important to us. We do NOT have 'step-up' prices, or 'inner circles'.

OUR CREDENTIALS: JV Miller is the man in charge of this website. The Miller family has been featured in the NEW YORK TIMES, WALL STREET JOURNAL, on MSNBC, FOX SPORTS, SKY SPORTS, PBS, A&E and many others. Our book How Professional Gamblers Beat the Pro Football Pointspread by J. R. Miller is the best-selling book of its kind and the only sports betting book recommended to libraries as "core reading material" by Jack Short, past president, American Library Trustee Association. We were named by the DAILY SPREAD as "the best all-'round sports handicapper on the planet," and selected to Las Vegas' WALL OF FAME for our contributions to sports betting knowledge. Miller has been featured on radio & television, in newspapers & magazines. His credentials and references are further detailed at our page Testimonials page.






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Could YOU Be a Professional Gambler?

The main difference between pros and non-pros is…


Sports Betting Money Management

Money management is just as important as picking winners.


Winning Percentages

Get an inside look at the winning percentages of professional handicappers.


Sports Betting as a Business

If you’ve got what it takes, it’s the best job in the world


A Crash Course in Vigorish

Who pays how much? It’s not who you think and it’s not 4.55%


How to Make Money Betting NFL Football

Spot elusive but profitable scenarios.


Best Way to Gamble

Once you understand how sports betting works, it's obvious you can win. The best way to gamble is…


How to Spot Winning Bettors 
Mark Twain said, "It ain't what we know that hurts us; it's that we know so much that ain't true." Losers know a lot that ain't true.


A Good Handicapper...Broke
            It's not enough to pick winners...

there’s a lot more to learn.


Binomial Distribution & You
Gonna use a "1-star, 2-star, 3-star"

betting system? Or the "Kelly criterion?"

Don't give up your day job.


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Our References  
We've been here since 1997! Check these endorsements from other pros, industry leaders, and respected magazines & newspapers.


Letters from Gamblers   
Real letters from gamblers throughout the world.


Stories About Gamblers

Gamblers have the best stories. If you stick around long enough, you’ll have a few of your own.


Moneyline Conversion Chart 
Here's help understanding &

interpreting moneylines


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All you need to build your forecasting skill.

All materials are tailored especially for sports bettors.


NBA = $$$

Here's why basketball - not football - is more important to a full-time sports bettor.


Top 10 Ways to Lose Against Sports

A tongue-in-cheek guide for all those sports bettors who can't stand having money in their pocket


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Check out all award-winning articles:

A Crash Course in Vigorish
A Letter from Dan Fahey
A Poem for Sonny
A Good Handicapper…Broke
A Very Sad Story
About Betting Systems
About Us
Alan Boston Calls it Quits

An Important Thing to Know
Are You Geared to Gamble?
Best Way to Gamble
Binomial Distribution & You
Bob McCune on Sports Betting
Could YOU be a Pro Gambler?

Debunking the Kelly Criterion
Edna Luckman, 1923-2002
Education of a Sports Bettor
Endorsements & Testimonials

Gambling Stories (Humor)
Handicapping & Common Sense
How to Beat NFL Preseason
How to Speak Gamblese
How to Make Money Betting NFL Football
How to Spot Winning Bettors
How to Test the Kelly Criterion

Howard Schwartz

JV Miller

Kelly Criterion
Letters from Gamblers

Money Management
Moneyline Conversion Chart
NBA = $$$

Order Page
Our References
Parlays & Profit
R. J. Miller On Sports Betting For A Living
R. J. Miller: Why Bet on Sports
References & Endorsements
Resource page
Rules Is Rules…But…
Sad Death of Stu Unger

Sample Newsletter
Social Impact of Gambling
Something Learned from Sonny Reizner
Sonny Reizner, 1921-2002
Sports Betting Money Management
Test Your Sports Betting I.Q.

Ten Most Important NFL Pointspreads
Top 10 Ways to Lose Against Sports
Trends, Schmends

What We’re About
“What’s your record?”
When Lady Luck Turns to Ice 
Why I Succeed At Sports Betting…
Winning Percentages


The New York Times

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“The Millers are a small percentage who have made a career out of gambling…earning all of their income from gambling.”



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  “We sought out a few pointers from Mr. Miller, who makes a living from sports betting…”



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“Some play the stock market, the Millers play the pointspread. Same theories they say. Better rewards.”



City Paper

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“to dissect the Super Bowl, City Paper consulted sources with a purely mercenary interest: professional gamblers…Mr. Miller is a veteran gambler who runs the website www.professionalgambler.com...”



The Tennessean

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The Millers make a living helping others beat the system. They established Professional Gambler.com in 1997.”




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