When ever you tune in to watch sports, you're always faced with TV expert sports bettors who claim to have winning tips. How can they be so sure? Well, in truth, they are no closer to picking winners that are you. Just because they're on the TV, doesn't make them experts. First and foremost, they are simply entertainers. hen they ask you to place a bet, you're the only person who is risking anything. As they have no skin in the game, then they have nothing to lose. This makes them unreliable.