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2hArash Markazi

How longest of long shots could make history

Premier League leader Leicester City entered the season as a 5,000-1 underdog -- the same chance as a bet on Elvis being alive -- which is why the English soccer team could become the undisputed champion of beating the odds.

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6hAndrew Lange

Lange: Weekend's best college hoops bets

ESPN Insider Andrew Lange outlines the best value bets among Saturday's slate of college basketball games, including Texas vs. Iowa State and Kansas vs. Oklahoma.

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3dRob Nelson

Nelson: Worst bad beats of the NFL season

In a painful exercise for bettors on the wrong side, Rob Nelson looks back at five of the worst gambling bad beats from the 2015 NFL season.

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3dDavid Purdum

Report: ESPN-DraftKings advertising deal ends

The exclusive advertising deal between ESPN and DraftKings, the daily fantasy sports website embroiled in legal battles with multiple states, has ended, according to a report by Yahoo! Finance.

3dTim Fiorvanti

Chalk: Latest Super Bowl LI odds

ESPN Chalk presents the odds for every NFL team to win Super Bowl LI, courtesy of the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook.

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15dSteve Fainaru, Paula Lavigne and David Purdum

OTL: Leagues strike deals with gambling firms

To varying degrees, the NBA, NFL, MLB and NHL are partnering with oddsmakers, betting prognosticators and data providers that make sports wagering possible in the digital age.

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14dDarren Rovell and David Purdum

Report: Payment processor to halt DFS business

Vantiv Entertainment Solutions, a payment processor and major player in the daily fantasy sports business, will reportedly cease its operations in that space as of Saturday.

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3dBen Fawkes

Chalk: Latest futures odds

ESPN Chalk presents the latest futures odds from the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook in a variety of sports.

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30dCFB Vegas Experts

Experts: Best early 2016 CFB title value bets

Phil Steele and Will Harris offer up their very early value bets for the 2016 college football title, including the Tennessee Volunteers at 15-1.

21dDavid Purdum

DraftKings will ID experienced users in contests

In a Friday announcement of changes to its contests, DraftKings instituted a ban on offsite scripts and said it will begin to identify and designate experienced players.

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35dSimon van Zuylen-Wood

From the Mag: How the NFL is conquering Washington

From daily fantasy to concussions, the NFL is under political fire. To fight back, Roger Goodell is throwing the league's weight at Washington, with top lobbyist Cynthia Hogan leading the way.


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