One of the most interesting debates in all of sports betting surrounds the practice of betting on teams that the bettor cheers for. There are positives and negatives associated with doing so, which can have a number of impacts on a player’s bankroll depending on who you ask. But is betting on a favorite team, or refusing to do so, really something that should be handled one way across the board, or is there more nuance than that to it? As usual, the answer to this question can be different depending on how each individual bettor handles things. Some bettors might be better at betting on their favorite teams than others, which could impact the conversation being had in a big way. But here is a look at the positives and negatives associated with betting on a favorite team, so you can make those decisions for yourself.