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July 22, 2014

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Vegas Play of the Day: Washington Nationals at San Francisco Giants

I may never hit another wager in the Play of the Day, which uses odds from the South Point and features $10,000 starting bankrolls…

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Vegas Play of the Day: NBA Finals Game 3

Here’s the latest installment of the Play of the Day, which uses odds from the South Point. Our three sports writers started with a $10,000 bankroll — fictional, of course.

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NBA Finals in Vegas: Heat vs. Spurs Game 3 betting preview, odds and picks

Superlatives regarding this year’s NBA Finals are getting tossed around with as much force as a cross-court LeBron James chest pass. A series between the Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs was called an ideal scenario, a dream matchup before it began…

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Vegas Play of the Day: Los Angeles Dodgers at Cincinnati Reds

The bad-beat bug is biting me in the Play of the Day…

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Vegas Play of the Day: NBA Finals Game 2

Here’s the latest installment of the Play of the Day, which uses odds from the South Point. Our three sports writers started with a $10,000 bankroll — fictional, of course.

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NBA Finals in Vegas: Heat vs. Spurs Game 2 betting preview, odds and picks

While the air conditioning malfunction heated San Antonio’s AT&T Center during Game 1 of the NBA Finals, it cooled Las Vegas sports books …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Belmont Stakes

The ideal response after losing a baseball game by more than 11 runs in the Play of the Day, which features odds from the South Point and starting $10,000 bankrolls, probably isn’t turning to horseracing. It’s a sport where …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Milwaukee Brewers at Pittsburgh Pirates

I’ve avoided baseball in the Play of the Day, which uses odds from the South Point and features $10,000 starting bankrolls, because I haven’t dedicated myself to following the sport with diligence daily…

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Triple Crown Letdown? Vegas bettors not sold on California Chrome in Belmont

In Las Vegas, pessimism prevailed after the Preakness Stakes. While horseracing enthusiasts across the nation stirred with the possibility of a Triple Crown winner, many in the gambling capital of the world stayed skeptical. They banked on the 36-year drought of …

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Vegas Play of the Day: NBA Finals Game 1

Here’s the latest installment of the Play of the Day, which uses odds from the South Point. Our three sports writers started with a $10,000 bankroll — fictional, of course.

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NBA Finals in Vegas: Analyzing Heat vs. Spurs series price, odds ahead of Game 1

The betting market has fallen into a dangerous habit of underestimating the San Antonio Spurs. The team that’s taken four of the past 15 NBA Championships is a perennially strong bet during the regular season, having posted winning records against the spread in four of the past five years. The tendency to doubt San Antonio drifted beyond a game-to-game affliction this year, however, and also into future odds…

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Vegas Play of the Day: Stanley Cup Finals Game 1

The Astros curse struck again…

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Vegas Play of the Day: Los Angeles Angels at Houston Astros

Here’s the latest installment of the Play of the Day, which uses odds from the South Point. Our three sports writers started with a $10,000 bankroll — fictional, of course.

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Vegas Play of the Day: Seattle Mariners at New York Yankees

Here’s the latest installment of the Play of the Day, which uses odds from the South Point. Our three sports writers started with a $10,000 bankroll — fictional, of course.

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Vegas Play of the Day: Los Angeles Kings at Chicago Blackhawks

Everyone loves a Game 7. Perhaps no group is drawn toward the single-game elimination more than gamblers …

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