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October 31, 2014

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Vegas Play of the Day: Cleveland Cavaliers at Chicago Bulls

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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College football by the odds: Vegas picks and preview of week 10

Florida State dented sports books’ bottom lines on a weekly basis during its national championship run last season, covering almost every regular season point spread no matter how high. …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Detroit Pistons at Minnesota Timberwolves

I’m stuck here wondering if my month-long slide in the Play of the Day, which uses odds from South Point and a $10,000 starting bankroll, will ever end. …

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Vegas pick ’em: NFL week 9 winners against the spread

As a lifelong connoisseur of interesting yet probably meaningless statistics, a split I’ve posted in this project picking every NFL game against the spread comes off as striking. …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Bulls at Knicks

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: Dallas Mavericks at San Antonio Spurs

Right as I need something to break me out of my Play of the Day doldrums, the NBA rides into town guns blazing. …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Monday Night Football

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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Opening Lines: Betting numbers indicate another week of close games on horizon in Pac-12

The University of Utah football team is expected to play another close game next Saturday, according to betting numbers released today in Las Vegas for next week’s games. …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Chicago Bears at New England Patriots

It’s 6 in the morning, and I’m already settling in for some football. The Atlanta Falcons and Detroit Lions are giving “early kickoff” a whole new meaning with their meeting in London, which starts in less than 30 minutes. …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Ohio State at Penn State

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 …

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College football by the odds: Vegas picks and preview of week 9

Sports books’ betting boards look relatively sparse for a college football Saturday. Not only does week 9 lack many can’t-miss collisions between contenders — Ole Miss’ trip to LSU and USC on the road against Utah are the only games pitting top-25 ranked teams — but the total number of games is also down. …

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Vegas Play of the Day: BYU at Boise State

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: Chargers at Broncos

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 pick ’em: NFL week 8 winners against the spread

Just consider Talking Points the Cincinnati Bengals. After a dominant start to the season, the Vegas pick ’em has lost overall in two of the past three weeks with a virtual push also mixed in …

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Vegas Play of the Day: World Series 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 …

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