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February 12, 2016

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Vegas Play of the Day: Oregon at California

Oregon has played as well as any team in the nation over the last month, winning nine of 10 including six straight. …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Air Force at UNR

Here’s the latest installment of the Play of the Day, which uses odds from the South Point.

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Vegas Play of the Day: New Mexico at Utah State

Here’s the latest installment of the Play of the Day, which uses odds from the South Point.

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Super Bowl odds: Champion Broncos not included among next year’s favorites

The longest stretch in Super Bowl history without repeat champions extended to 11 straight years Sunday with the Broncos’ victory over the Panthers. Odds are high that …

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Bettors wagered a record $132 million on Super Bowl 50 in Nevada

Super Bowl 50 will go down as the most prolifically bet game in Nevada sports books’ history. Bettors gambled $132.5 million …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Louisville at Duke

Everyone enjoyed Duke’s tumble last month that included losses both straight-up and against the spread in four of five games. …

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Super Bowl 50 brought big volume, modest win to Las Vegas sports books

Denver defeating Carolina in a low-scoring Super Bowl 50 would have registered as an ideal result for Nevada sports books a few days ago. That changed leading up to …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Super Bowl 50

For the first time in four years, the Super Bowl should fall well under sports books’ point total. Not only are both defenses outstanding, but they match up well against each other. The Panthers’ offensive line remains average at …

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Super Bowl by the odds: Vegas pick and perspective on Panthers vs. Broncos

Nothing is more devastating than a Super Bowl loss, and that truism extends beyond the players and coaches involved in the game. Sports bettors …

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Vegas Play of Day: Columbia at Yale

Here’s the latest installment of the Play of the Day, which uses odds from the South Point. Our three sports writers started with …

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Veteran bookmaker Kornegay can indulge in Broncos fandom for Super Bowl 50

Perhaps the only Denver Broncos’ fan in the world that could crack a smile in the wake of Super Bowl 48 two years ago sat behind the betting counter at Las Vegas’ largest sports book. Jay Kornegay, vice president of race and sports at the Westgate Las Vegas Superbook, hated seeing his beloved Broncos embarrassed 43-8 by the Seahawks but loved what it meant for his business. …

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Super Bowl 50 props: Picking 10 winners off the betting board

The thing that makes the Super Bowl so entertaining for sports bettors is also what makes it so profitable for sports books …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Providence at DePaul

Here’s the latest installment of the Play of the Day, which uses odds from the South Point. Our three sports writers started with …

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Vegas Play of the Day: North Carolina at Louisville

In a matchup between a great offense and a great defense in college basketball, I’ll more often than not take the latter. …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Nebraska at Purdue

Here’s the latest installment of the Play of the Day, which uses odds from the South Point. Our three sports writers started with …

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