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point-shaving

Point shaving – Wikipedia In organized sports, point shaving is a type of match fixing where the perpetrators try to prevent a team from covering a published point spread. Unlike other forms of sports betting, spread betting invariably motivates point shaving. A point shaving scheme generally involves a sports gambler and one or more players …

point shaving definition

Point shaving – Wikipedia How Point Shaving Works – The Atlantic First a primer: Point shaving, unlike throwing games, doesn’t mean letting the other team win. It just means making sure your team fails to cover the point spreada missed layup here, a bad pass there, a clanked free throw at the end of regulation. …