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Raphael Esparza (VSI)

Page Updated March 21, 2018 @ 11:38 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 Wednesday Betting Card in all Sports

NBA 7-Unit Play

NCAAB 3-Unit Play

NHL 4-Unit Play

NBA Basketball

NBA Wednesday 7-Unit Play

Back-to-Back Winners $700

Last Year 6 out 10 7-Unit or Higher Winners

LY: NBA Run $4,810

7 out 10 Winning NBA Seasons


College BB

College Basketball Wednesday 3-Unit Play

College Basketball Last 7-Saturday's 18-5 $4,280

NCAAB Run 25-15 $2,220

Last 71-Days NCAAB $4,270

NCAAB Run $6,060

5 out 6 Winning NCAAB Seasons

2015-16 College Hoops +$12,000



NHL Wednesday 4-Unit Play

NHL Run 22-11 $5,540

Last Year 12 out 20 6-Unit of Higher Winners

2016 NHL Season $12,310

NHL Top Capper on Site 2 out 3 Years

5 out 7 Winning NHL Seasons



No Wednesday Soccer Play

Saturday 7-Unit EPL Winner

Last 15 EPL Soccer Plays 11-4 $1,720

2016 Winning Premier League Season $5,545

2016 Winning Champions League Soccer $1,515


Other Sports / Events

Last Saturday ESPN Boxing 4-Unit Winner

Last 6 Boxing/UFC Plays 6-0 $2,280

UFC 222 4-Unit Winner

2016 Fights: 30-20 +$2,495

2015 Other Sports: +138 Units $11,145

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

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


Horse Racing

Sat: Louisiana Derby Sun: Sunland Derby

3-Straight profit Saturday's +$706

8 Road to the Derby Prep Races

2017 Horse Racing $2,854 Profit

2017 Kentucky Derby +$1,141

2016 Kentucky Derby +501



No WGC-Dell Technologies Plays

WGC-Mexico Championship 7U Play Winner

2018 Golf Run 7-2 $3,120

2017 British Open Plays $600

2017 The Masters 7U Winner (Masters 2-0 $1,100)



2018 MLB Futures out Monday - 8U Play

2018 MLB Season Starts Thursday March 28

MLB Futures out Thursday March 22

6 out 7 MLB Winning Seasons

7 out 10 MLB Winning Seasons

2015 MLB Season +$14,995


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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.

Big Unit Results - 6U or Higher

2018: 30-25 (55%) $1,590

2017 Big Unit Results

121-94 (55%) $10,720

2016 Big Unit Results

107-88 (54%) +$4,495

2015: 135-75 (65%) 6 Unit or Higher Winners $29,400

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.

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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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