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NCAA Tournament Championship Odds

March is here – are you excited about the NCAA Men’s basketball tournament? If you are, you’re not alone! Check out the odds for this year’s dance:

03/17/2014

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Some Crazy Prop Bets For Super Bowl XLVIII

With Super Bowl XLVIII just a little over a week away, guys like Pocket-Change Pauli and his ilk are pouring though the numbers and looking for new ways to separate you from your money.

01/24/2014

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Las Vegas Oddsmakers Looking At Evenly Matched Super Bowl

Bettors seemed to favor the Denver Broncos early, though, and sports books on the Las Vegas Strip quickly adjusted their lines to make Denver anywhere from pick `em to a 2-point favorite to win the title game.

01/20/2014

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Three Texas College Basketball Players Involved In Betting

UTEP says it has kicked three players off the men’s basketball team after they bet on at least one sporting event.

01/07/2014

CHESTNUT HILL, MA - NOVEMBER 2: Andre Williams #44 of the Boston College Eagles breaks a touchdown run against the Virginia Tech Hokies in the second half at Alumni Stadium. The Eagles won the game 34 to 27. November 2, 2013 in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

The Degenerate Picks: Week 13

Degenerate Picks for the week. 3-3-1 last week. Here we go.

11/29/2013

Plano police and federal agents bust a sports gambling ring that generated more than $5 billion in bets. (credit: CBS 11 News)

Five Billion Dollar Sports Gambling Ring Busted In North Texas

Law enforcement officials have busted a major sports gambling ring based in North Texas and generated more than $5.4 billion in bets.

CBS 11–08/15/2013

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How I’d Bet $100 On The Belmont Stakes

Of the three Triple Crown races, the Belmont Stakes has been the place to cash big tickets. Of the thirteen winners this century, seven have paid over $25 to win.

06/06/2013

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How I’d Bet $100 On The Kentucky Derby

After many months of analysis, it’s time for everyone to make their picks for the Kentucky Derby. I have been high on both Goldencents and Revolutionary for a few weeks and find no reason to jump ship now.

05/02/2013

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Once Jailed Former NBA Ref Joins Elf & Slater

Tim is a former NBA referee who went to prison for involvement in betting scandal in 2007.

03/12/2013

Cheerleader Roundup - Week 10

The Degenerate Returns

Been a tough road for me this year, but after a winning week, and with College Hoops starting, I feel rejuvenated!

11/16/2012

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Vegas Sportsbooks: $300M+ Changed Hands With NFL Call

Gambling expert RJ Bell of Las Vegas-based Pregame.com says he thinks two-thirds of bets worldwide were on the Packers, and that sports books took in at least $150 million because of the call.

09/25/2012

The Green Bay Packers celebrate defeating the Pittsburgh Steelers 31-25 in Super Bowl XLV at Cowboys Stadium on February 6, 2011 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

50 Years Jail For Man In Super Bowl Bet Death

Prosecutors say a North Texas gang member has been sentenced to 50 years in prison for a killing over an unpaid $40 Super Bowl bet.

04/17/2012

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