Handicappers

Covers Experts is the home of the world’s best sports betting advice and our roster features over 30 of the top handicappers in the industry. With a team that includes all-sports handicappers to sport-specific and niche ones, we provide you with an edge on the odds from NFL to Horse Racing and everything in between. So, no matter your style of betting, we’re confident we’ve got the perfect Covers Expert for you. Check out our complete list of handicappers below. Winning starts here.


American Sports Analysts
American Sports Analysts @asawins

The owners of American Sports Analysts (ASAwins), Lee Kostroski & Mike Merlet, have a combined 50+ years in the sports betting industry. Sports wagering is an investment and it’s time you invest in the known commodity of ASAwins!

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: +$37,437 All Sport Run | 19-6 All Sport L7 days | 25-8 L11 Hoops 3-packs
Lee Sterling
Lee Sterling @paramountsports

As a former college football quarterback, Lee Sterling understands and can pick up nuances unlike anyone in the business. He is featured as an invited guest on over 45 national and local radio shows each week and is a documented long-term winner.

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: NFL 13-6-1 L20 68.42% | CFB 12-3 L15 80% | NHL 38-22 run 63.3%
Paul Bovi
Paul Bovi @paulbovi

Paul Bovi is an experienced professional bettor who focuses mainly on the NFL, NCAAF, and NBA, with major success exploiting the totals and props market. Paul is a gambler first and will never release a selection unless he has a financial interest.

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: NFL 2020 95-76 55.6% | NBA 6-0 | NBA 36-23
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Power Sports
Power Sports @Covers_Experts

Bryan Power came aboard Covers Experts in 2011. He was brought here to win and that is precisely what he has done. In 2015, Power formally announced the formation of Power Sports Picks. Incredibly, the results have only gotten better since then.

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: +$54,731 IN NCAAB! | 50-23 L73 SOCCER! | 74-36 ALL-TIME IN UFC!
Al McMordie
Al McMordie @bigal_com

Big Al McMordie is recognized as one of the leaders in the industry, winning 43 handicapping championships since 1992. He's a big fan of systems (as opposed to trends), as they lend an objective framework to handicapping.

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: 106-54 RUN +$40,882 | 38-18 NBA; 79-49 NCAAB | NFL 503-410 +$49,043
Esports Edge
Esports Edge @randd1919

Esports Edge picks are brought to you by the veteran gaming insider rand1919. He digs deep into games across the esports scene — including Dota 2, CS:GO and League of Legends — in a never-ending quest for high-value bets.

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: New Esports Capper | Dota 2 / CS:GO / LOL | Daily Value Picks
Dan Kaiser
Dan Kaiser @DanKaiserSports

As a former professor, Dan brings a high IQ approach to sports handicapping. He has a deep understanding of all facets of the game be it football, basketball, baseball, soccer or boxing. His contacts and friends include linemakers from across the globe.

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: 36-23 ALL SPORTS L59 | Winning Tuesday | 23-16 CBB L39
Scott Rickenbach
Scott Rickenbach @Covers_Experts

Handicapping professionally for the last two decades, Scott's in-depth analytical skills have helped him build one of the top football records in the industry! His renowned "sharp line analysis" assures clients get the most "bang for their buck."

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: 18-6 Top Sides Run | 19-3 Big East CBB | $111,955 All Top Plays
Matt Fargo
Matt Fargo @MattFargoCapper

Matt has built a reputation in the handicapping industry that is based on integrity, consistency and most important, winning. Numerous handicapping titles across every sport prove his legendary success.

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: CBB 14-8 L22 | 265-231 +$13,531 NHL | CBB 182-147-7 +$19,859
Best Fight Picks
Best Fight Picks @BestFightPicks

Dan Levi has gained a reputation as MMA's premier handicapper by consistently going against the grain with a sharpshooter approach that has coined him one of the top underdog players in the industry.

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: Disciplined Bets | Money Management | Long Term Results
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Larry Ness
Larry Ness @Covers_Experts

Well-known on TV and Radio for his expert game analysis and no-nonsense handicapping style, Ness is in his 36th year in the industry and looks to continue his success for many years to come.

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: 14-5 CBB 10*s (2/15) | all BKB 19-8 L8 days | CBB Best of Best 16-7
Tim Michael
Tim Michael @LessChalk

Whether in life, or in sports, Tim Michael is a winner. Determined to "do things better," he brings a much-needed fresh approach to the sports-handicapping industry. Clients know that if Tim identifies an edge, he's going to exploit it to the fullest.

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: 111-83 +$17K NHL RUN! | OFF 3-2 THURSDAY! | OFF 2-1 FRIDAY!
Sportspicker AI
Sportspicker AI @UnanimousAI

Sportspicker A.I., a leading pioneer in Swarm AI® technology, is the only picks service to combine real-time human intelligence with A.I. algorithms for amazing accuracy.

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: Powered by AI | Rooted in Science | Clear & Transparent
Jockey Club
Jockey Club @CE_JockeyClub

Jockey Club's approach combines pace handicapping alongside form cycle analysis to identify horses moving forward today for reasons otherwise overlooked.

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: +$910 L5 Packs | Long-Term Profit | @CE_JockeyClub
Ricky Tran
Ricky Tran @Covers_Experts

If you're looking for "locks" and "can't lose systems," Ricky Tran is NOT your man. If you're looking for someone extremely sharp with numbers, who lives and breathes sports betting, who will treat your money like it's his own then Ricky Tran IS your man.

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: +$27,090 NCAAB (2020) | 70% CBB YTD (2020) | 60% ALL Sports (2020)
Auto Racing Advisor
Auto Racing Advisor @Eric_RaceReview

The Auto Racing Advisor is a motorsport veteran named Eric Smith - lead Writer for Race Review Online. Eric has been covering Nascar/IndyCar/Formula One since 2010 and is credentialed with multiple races and racing publications.

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: +$42,035 Indycar L3Y | +$4,828 Nascar L2Y | Futures & Matchups
Tennis Insiders
Tennis Insiders @Covers_Experts

The most demanding individual sport in the world, tennis can be a minefield for even the most seasoned sports bettors. Tennis Insiders will help you understand the inner workings of the sport while growing your bankroll throughout the season.

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: 269-209 +$52,141 2018 | 224-204 +$15,839 2019 | 202-175 +$10,224 2020
Jazz Ray
Jazz Ray @JazzCovers

A serious and successful bettor for the better part of two decades, Jazz Ray is a well known "sharp". Always looking for the best number, Jazz firmly believes that his method of breaking down the games (matchup analysis) is second to none.

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: SMASHING NHL! | 12-4 UFC RUN | 5-2 NHL RUN!
Spread Knowledge
Spread Knowledge @SKSportsBets

Spread Knowledge is a sports data aggregator which produces machine driven picks. Their software processes thousands of data points to produce a unique model for each sport and is then tailored to that sport's unique scoring system.

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: A picks +67u L30 | B picks +43u L30 | A picks released daily
Jesse Schule
Jesse Schule @JesseSchule

A documented sports betting champion, Jesse Schule AKA 'The Iceman' has a unique approach which has paid huge dividends and can help you do the same.

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: 175-125 (58%) NBA RUN | 86-44 (66%) NHL RUN | 95-57 (62%) MLB 2020
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Marc Lawrence
Marc Lawrence @MarcLawrence

Marc has won more Top 10 Handicapping Awards than anyone in the nation (near-500). Through his many years of invaluable experience, Marc strives to inform players on how to achieve success while avoiding the pitfalls of sports betting.

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: NFL 31-18-1 L50 +8824 | CFB 14-6 L20 +7540 | 10* Plays +44,625
Ben Burns
Ben Burns @Covers_Experts

Numerous documented #1 titles across football, basketball, baseball and hockey; and well known for his excellence with totals. Burns is a legend within the industry and can lay claim to hitting 10 straight Super Bowl winners.

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: 121-63 (+$28K) YTD MLB | 41-21 (+$14K) 10* MLB | 9-2 (82%) 10* MLB RL
Alex B Smith
Alex B Smith @axsmithsports

Alex B. Smith has been a Sports Handicapper since 2011. He has emerged as one of the top up-and-coming Handicappers in the business. Cut from the old school, Alex B. specializes in College & Pro Football, as well as College Hoops and the NHL.

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: Hockey Insider | Situational Capping | Bankroll Management
Anthony Stalter
Anthony Stalter @AnthonyStalter

Anthony Stalter is a sports radio veteran of over 10 years. An avid follower of the sports betting industry since a young age, Anthony has written betting columns and predictions for various sites including 4for4.com, 101ESPN.com, and now Covers.

Doug Knudson
Doug Knudson @dougefresh11

Former 2016 Covers Ultimate Race winner, Doug Knudson joins Covers Experts with a whopping 29 years of working experience in the sports betting industry including most recently operating as a Sportsbook Manager for a prominent Las Vegas casino.

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: NCAAB 7-4 | NCAAB 10*s PERFECT 4-0 | NFL PLAYOFFS 5-1 (83%)
The Insiders Room
The Insiders Room @TheInsidersRoom

The Insiders Room is a social community of savvy sports bettors from around the globe who share their insights and views on the best available bets. Only the very best consensus picks among the community are then delievered to the Covers Experts audience.

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: 49-32 L29 DAYS! | OFF 3-1 FRIDAY! | 7-GAME SATURDAY!
Will Rogers
Will Rogers @WillRogersWins

Officially turning "pro" in 2013, Rogers believes in finding +EV value and extracting it to its fullest with one goal in mind - to help you make money.

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: +$12,000 ALL CBB YTD | 4-1 w/ 10* CBB MARCH | B2B WINNING MLB YTD'S
Forum Legends
Forum Legends @Covers_Experts

Forum Legends is comprised of the best-of-the-best from our Covers Forums. Each member is responsible for picks across specific sports: LeagueCapper (NFL+NBA), armyhog (MLB), AJMay (NHL), TRAIN69 (NCAAF), Cappologist (NCAAB).

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: LeagueCapper | Cappologist | AJMay
Teddy Covers
Teddy Covers @teddy_covers

A long-time Las Vegas professional handicapper who has been featured on ESPN, CBS Sports, in the Wall Street Journal, Washington Post and the New York Times. Teddy gets national publicity because he’s earned it!

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: 60% NBA L4 Wks | 58% March NCAA L5 Yrs | 59% NBA Since Aug
AAA Sports
AAA Sports @AAASportsPlays

Since becoming a pro handicapping service in the summer of 2012, AAA Sports has finished with numerous No. 1, Top 5 and Top 10 placements in almost all of the major North American sports.

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: 14-4 L18 NBA! | +$42,570 IN NBA! | 39-28 L67 OVERALL!
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Experts Consensus
Experts Consensus @Covers_Experts

Covers Experts' flagship product. Every day we will give you the biggest “Consensus” in each sport from our board of handicappers. When multiple handicappers align on a game, the Experts Consensus will be released.

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: 93-66-2 All L53 Days | 34-21-0 NHL 2021 | 34-26-2 CBB 2021
Experts All Access
Experts All Access @Covers_Experts

Have you ever wished you could see every single available pick from all the Covers Experts? Your wish has now come true. Get complete access to the best handicappers in the business with the *NEW* Experts All Access!

Hot Handicapper Icon Hot Streaks: Every Expert Pick | All Major Sports | No Restrictions

FAQs

What determines the order the handicappers are listed?

Each day the handicappers are ranked based on their performance across the following areas: previous day, last 10 picks, last 7 days, last 31 days, and season-to-date for day’s focus sport (ex. NFL).

Click on a handicapper’s name to go to their profile page where you can read their bio, learn about their handicapping approach, and find out what to expect as a subscriber. You can also view their recent picks and writeups in their Last 10 Picks section, as well as view any articles they have written in their Experts Edge section.

Several of our handicappers specialize in specific sports/leagues and are considered ‘Niche Sport Handicappers’ such as: Tennis Insiders (tennis), Golf Forecaster (golf), Auto Racing Advisor (motor racing), Soccer Authority (soccer), Jockey Club (horse racing), and Best Fight Picks (mma). The others are considered ‘All Sports Handicappers’ and primarily play across the Big 6 (NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, NCAAF and NCAAB), however some do dabble in other sports/leagues themselves.

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FAQs

What determines the order the handicappers are listed?

Each day the handicappers are ranked based on their performance across the following areas: previous day, last 10 picks, last 7 days, last 31 days, and season-to-date for day’s focus sport (ex. NFL).

Click on a handicapper’s name to go to their profile page where you can read their bio, learn about their handicapping approach, and find out what to expect as a subscriber. You can also view their recent picks and writeups in their Last 10 Picks section, as well as view any articles they have written in their Experts Edge section.

Several of our handicappers specialize in specific sports/leagues and are considered ‘Niche Sport Handicappers’ such as: Tennis Insiders (tennis), Golf Forecaster (golf), Auto Racing Advisor (motor racing), Soccer Authority (soccer), Jockey Club (horse racing), and Best Fight Picks (mma). The others are considered ‘All Sports Handicappers’ and primarily play across the Big 6 (NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, NCAAF and NCAAB), however some do dabble in other sports/leagues themselves.

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