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November 25, 2014

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Next week’s opening lines: Michigan State small favorite over Ohio State; Alabama minus-6 at LSU

It’s not often a college football game between Southeastern Conference rivals Alabama and LSU might not be the most appealing game on the betting board to the general public. You can easily make that argument next Saturday when …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Baltimore at Pittsburgh

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: Texas at Texas Tech

We hereby interrupt your regularly scheduled NBA programming in the South Point-lined Play of the Day. …

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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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