Las Vegas Sun - Blogs: Talking Points

October 20, 2017

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Vegas pick’em: NFL Week 7 winners against the spread

With 24 seasons of NFL experience between the two of them, Eli Manning and Jay Cutler are the targets of a lot of jokes about their age. …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Memphis at Houston

Recency bias is a disease that inflicts the betting market all too often. This game reeks of it. …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Celtics at Cavs

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: Colts at Titans

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

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Vegas Play of the Day: Bruins at Golden Knights

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

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Week 6 NFL picks for the Sun’s handicapping contest

The Kansas City Chiefs are favored for a fifth consecutive game in this afternoon’s matchup with the Pittsburgh Steelers. …

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Vegas Play of the Day: UNLV at Air Force

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: New York Yankees at Houston Astros

New York is at several disadvantages going into game 1 of the American League Championship Series. …

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College football by the odds: Vegas picks and preview of Week 7

Things change even faster in sports books than they do in the notoriously volatile college football polls. Just ask Oklahoma. …

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Vegas pick’em: NFL Week 6 winners against the spread

Week 5 NFL betting concluded in a way that was at once fitting with the rest of the season so far and also out of the ordinary. …

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Blog: Golden Knights ride emotion to resounding victory in home debut

Emotions ran high Tuesday night at T-Mobile Arena for the Vegas Golden Knights’ home debut, and the first local major-league professional sports franchise capitalized on the energy. The Golden Knights smashed the Arizona Coyotes, 5-2. …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Washington Nationals at Chicago Cubs

From the moment the playoff series were set, this one looked like the best matchup. It’s certainly lived up to that through three games. …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Vikings at Bears

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

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Vegas Play of the Day: Seahawks at Rams

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

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Week 5 NFL picks for the Sun’s handicapping contest

The Seahawks opened as the second-biggest favorite to win their division in the NFL, behind only the Patriots, at the beginning of the season. …

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