About the Author

Derek Worlow

Derek Worlow is a freelance writer that has covered the expansion of legal sports betting in America for several well-known industry websites. During his writing career, he has written profiles on dozens of athletes and contributed work on the collision of sports and politics. Derek has also published two acclaimed biographies about Texas quarterbacks; Johnny Manziel and Robert Griffin III.

Colorado Sportsbooks Favor L.A. Dodgers to Win 2020 World Series

October 19, 2020 | By: Derek Worlow

After all the discussion of how the MLB Playoffs would be affected with a 16-team tournament, the World Series comes down to the teams with the best record in the American and National League. For the first time since 2013, the best teams in each league face off as the Los Angeles Dodgers and Tampa […]

3 Mistakes to Avoid When Opening Your Colorado Sports Betting Account

October 19, 2020 | By: Derek Worlow

Excitement can overwhelm a bettor moments after creating their first sports betting account with one of Colorado’s online sportsbooks. That rush of adventure can open the door to making some serious mistakes for the first-time bettor. There are three common mistakes that all rookies should avoid when starting their sports betting journey. Let’s take a […]

5 Reasons Colorado Sportsbooks Move Their Lines

October 1, 2020 | By: Derek Worlow

When Colorado sportsbooks set their betting lines for a game, their overall goal is to make money. The lines have to be accurate to limit exposure to getting crushed with one side of the bet. In a perfect world, sportsbooks would see a balance of bets on both sides to limit liability but leave enough […]

Colorado Sportsbooks Set Odds for UFC 253

September 23, 2020 | By: Derek Worlow

UFC 253, highlighted by the main event of Israel Adesanya and Paulo Costa, will take place on Saturday from Abu Dhabi. Although there are four other matches on the main card, UFC fans can’t wait for the clash between these two-highly skilled fighters. Here’s a breakdown of the middleweight championship bout, plus what you can […]

4 Tips for Managing Your Sports Betting Bankroll

September 21, 2020 | By: Derek Worlow

No matter if you are a professional bettor or a weekend warrior who likes throwing money down at one of Colorado’s many sportsbooks, bankroll management is crucial. For the uninitiated, bankroll management is about keeping your betting account flush with smart decision making and discipline. In the end, you want to make sure your losses […]

DraftKings Offers Bet Boost For Lakers, Nuggets Series

September 16, 2020 | By: Derek Worlow

The Denver Nuggets pulled off a slice of NBA history as they completed their second 3-1 comeback with a dominating Game 7 win over the heavily-favored Los Angeles Clippers. Powered by Jamal Murray’s scoring and a triple-double by Nikola Jokic, Denver punched their ticket to the Western Conference Finals against all odds. But waiting for […]

Broncos Vs. Titans: 3 Colorado Sportsbook Prop Bets Worth Considering

September 9, 2020 | By: Derek Worlow

Draftkings Colorado is currently offering an insane 100/1 odds on any game on Sunday or Monday. After depositing as little as $5 dollars go to Sportsbook Promos/Rewards and choose your game and click BOOST THIS GAME.  Bet $1 dollar to win $100!  The Denver Broncos start the 2020 NFL season with a Monday night clash […]

How Artificial Intelligence Revolutionized Sports Betting

August 25, 2020 | By: Derek Worlow

While it may seem far-fetched, the sports betting industry has embraced the uncertain reality of artificial intelligence. As teams use A.I. to improve players’ performance, sportsbooks and bettors are using the technology to create profitable systems. Both sides hope their exclusive programs will provide an advantage, but as the technology improves, so does the potential […]

Colorado Sports Teams Offer New Fan Experiences With Sportsbook Partnerships

August 12, 2020 | By: Derek Worlow

Although fans of the Colorado Rockies, Denver Nuggets, Denver Broncos, and Colorado Avalanche cannot make their way to a game in the coronavirus era, the teams are working to create new and exciting attractions in their stadiums and arenas with the help of betting companies. Since Colorado legal sports betting kicked off in early May, […]