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Raphael Esparza (VSI)

Page Updated February 9, 2016 @ 7:49 PM CST
Raphael Esparza (VSI)

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Former Vegas Sports Book Director has you covered with daily selections from NFL, College Football, NBA, NHL Hockey, College Basketball, CFL, English Premier League, and Major League Soccer. Don't forget my 'Other Sports' section, as we are having a monster run in the UFC and Boxing plays.

Big Unit Plays 2015 All Sports (6 Unit+)

135-75 (65%) 6 Unit or Higher Winners $29,400

8-Unit MLB NL Game of the Year Winner

8-Unit MLB AL Game of the Year Winner

8-Unit NHL Game of the Year Winner

8-Unit College Basketball Game of the Year Winner

(3 out 4) 7-Unit MLS Soccer Winners

College BB

NCAAB Monday 4-Unit Play

30 out 51 Winning Days $2420

NCAAB Season $5500

NCAAB Totals 47-24 $6120

College Hoops LY +61u $3920

4-Straight Winning NCAAB Seasons

Last 2 Years cashed over $12,000



NHL Monday 4-Unit Play

NHL Hot Run 51-29 $8605

63 out 95 NHL W's $10,925

NHL Top Capper on the Site LY

NHL Last Year +101 Units $4240

4 ouf 5 NHL Winning Seasons

LY Stanley Cup Run 6-0 $2425

2010-2011 Seasons: 201 Units $16795


NBA Basketball

NBA Tuesday 3-Unit Play

Last 40 NBA Days 27-13 $2820

Since Christmas $3160

7 out 12 5-Unit or Higher Winners

7 out 9 Winning NBA Seasons

2011 & 2012 Seasons: +201 Units $16,795



Sunday Premier League 4-Unit Winner

Champions League Run 14-3 $3175

Champions League Season $2785

(2)8-Unit MLS GOTY Winners

11-4 Last 6 Unit or Higher Soccer Play

MLS 2015 Winnning Season


Other Sports / Events

2016 Fights: 4-1 +17 Units $1,850

2015 Other Sports: +138 Units $11,145

2015 Fights: 37-17 +113 Units $9,440

Last 108 Other Sports Plays

74-34 +201 Units ($16,755)

(All Boxing/MMA plays are in 'Other Sports')



Super Bowl 6-Unit Prop Bet Play out Today

5-Straight Football Winners $2200

NFL Playoff Hot Run 4-0 $1800

NCAAF 8-Unit GOTY Winner (10/3)

College Football Totals 18-7 $4050

Last Year Football: +94 Units $7330

2 out 3 Winning Football Seasons


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Raphael Esparza (VSI)'s BIO

Raphael Esparza (VSI)

One Man, One Handicapper, The Vegas Sports Informer

The biggest mystery in professional sports handicapping has been revealed! Raphael Esparza, aka the Vegas Sports Informer, has come clean as the man behind one of the most successful and most consistent handicapping records in the country.

Raphael Esparza has over 13 years of experience as a sportsbook manager at four of the biggest, most well known sportsbooks on the Vegas Strip. His position has given him contacts and access to the sharpest lines and action in the industry, and he has used that to help his clients earn a ridiculous amount of cash over the last several years. Raphael is one of the first handicappers to get the dirt on anything from injuries and suspensions to soft lines and late line movements. And he uses this info to stay one step ahead of the general betting public.

2014 All Sports Results:

College Basketball +67 Units $100 bettors $4580

Football +94 Units $100 bettors $7330

WNBA Basketball +69 Units $100 bettors $5980

Other Sports +65 Units $100 bettors $4800

MLB +46 Units $100 bettors $130

The well-connected Esparza has more than 18 years of sports handicapping experience and has spent the last seven years with Doc's Sports as The Vegas Sports Informer. Raphael literally set and adjusted the lines at some of the biggest books in Las Vegas so no one has a better understand of how the sportsbooks operate than him.

Raphael's success stems from his power ratings and thousands of trends personally tracked over many years. These have proven to be winners time and time again.

Esparza, an Indiana native, has been one of the most consistent moneymakers in the industry. He is generally considered to be the best NBA handicapper in the country thanks to a remarkable seven consecutive winning seasons. That includes an amazing $10,000 in profit for $100-per-Unit bettors last season alone and Raphael is going to keep the streak alive this winter.

Also, follow me on Twitter at @VSIdocsports.

Getting the inside scoop from the Vegas sports books is what gives Raphael the edge. He has an elaborate network of contacts inside and outside of the major casinos all over the country. He also travels all over watching games from the best seats in the house, personally scouting players and teams to help him and his clients make money. When you sign up for picks from VSI, his detailed analysis will tell you why you are on the right side of these games and his winning record can't be disputed.

Raphael has been delivering winning results in NFL, College Football, NBA, College Basketball, WNBA, Soccer (World Cup, Euro Cup, English Premier League, Champions League, and MLS) and MLB Baseball in his years with the Doc's Sports team of handicappers. Be sure to check the "Informers Daily Power Source" to the left for daily updated free picks and information, as well as updated articles.

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