Las Vegas Sun - Blogs: Talking Points

January 22, 2018

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Vegas Play of the Day: Heat at Rockets

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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Snap judgment: First impressions of the Super Bowl 52 betting line

Bettors who zinged punchlines at Nick Foles at the end of the regular season must have felt a lot like Bill Belichick after he bear-hugged Matt Patricia on Sunday evening. …

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Underdogs again: Eagles get 6 points against Patriots on Super Bowl spread

The Philadelphia Eagles and their fans can sport the dog masks for two more weeks. …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Vikings at Eagles

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: Washington Wizards at Detroit Pistons

The Pistons’ injury report is as long as its active roster at this point. …

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NFL Playoffs by the odds: Vegas picks and preview of championship week

Those cursing the Minnesota Vikings for not kicking the extra point to cover as 5.5-point favorites in their miraculous 29-24 win over the New Orleans Saints last Sunday should direct their criticism inwards. …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Penguins at Ducks

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: Oklahoma at Kansas State

With a gauntlet of a schedule that’s seen them lose three of their last four games, the Wildcats are in a desperate position tonight going up against the Sooners. They’re lucky their return trip to Norman, Okla. isn’t until later in the season, and they get this now-crucial game at Bramlage Coliseum.

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Vegas Play of the Day: Rockets at Clippers

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: Saints at Vikings

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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College football by the odds: Alabama could have its best team next season

With Alabama having secured its fifth national championship in the last nine years earlier this week, fans could have an animated discussion on which Crimson Tide team has been the best of coach Nick Saban’s 11-year tenure. …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Carolina Hurricanes at Washington Capitals

No one wants to touch the Hurricanes right now, and no one wants to fade the Capitals right now. That’s created value on the visitors. …

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NFL Playoffs by the odds: Vegas picks and preview of the divisional round

One of the most popular topics of conversations in sports books in the days ahead of this year’s opening-round games seemed to be last year’s opening-round games. …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Miami Heat at Toronto Raptors

The Heat have gotten healthier, and therefore, the Heat have gotten better. They’ve won their last four outright and look to be in a good position to add another tonight in Toronto. …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Alabama vs. Georgia

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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