This is part one of a two-part video where American Casino Guide author, Steve Bourie, interviews Blair Rodman for details on how to make sports bets and how to be a long-term winner at sports betting. Blair is a former professional poker player who had numerous wins in the World Series of Poker. He is also an acknowledged expert in advantage casino play, as well as having great success as part of a professional sports betting team for more than 10 years. Blair is working on a new poker book titled “All About Sports Betting” which is expected to be released in October 2019. Topics covered in part one include: Blair’s background as a professional gambler, a brief history of U.S. sports betting and why it is now being expanded throughout the country, plus an explanation of how sportsbooks make their money. They then discuss how to make various sports bets, including: money line, point spreads, totals (over/under), futures, prop bets, parlays, and more. They also give examples of how to read betting lines for both football and baseball games. In part two, Blair gives details on what is needed to be a long-term winner at sports betting and he gives specific tips to help bettors achieve that goal.