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6hPhil Steele and Will Harris

Vegas Experts: Ultimate 2015 CFB betting guide

ESPN Chalk's Phil Steele and Will Harris offer up their best value bets for the 2015 college football season, including the College Football Playoff, win totals and Heisman candidates.

12hDavid Purdum

Brady ruling shifts Patriots' Super Bowl odds

Las Vegas sportsbooks reacted to news of Tom Brady's appeal win by reinstalling the Patriots as the co-favorites in the AFC and bumping up the point spread in next week's season opener.

9dDavid Purdum

Court rules against sports betting in N.J.

A U.S. federal appeals court ruled in favor of the NCAA, NFL and other major sports leagues Tuesday, denying New Jersey's latest bid to bring legalized sports betting to the state.

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39dDarren Rovell

DraftKings obtains additional $300M in financing

Daily fantasy sports site DraftKings announced it secured an additional $300 million in financing from, among others, Major League Baseball, the NHL and Major League Soccer.

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42dDavid Purdum

Ivey countersues casino over baccarat winnings

Phil Ivey is countersuing the Borgata Casino in New Jersey over nearly $10 million he won playing baccarat in 2012 while using a high-level and controversial technique known as edge sorting.

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49dBrett Okamoto

Johnson opens as big favorite over Dodson

UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson has opened as a 4-1 betting favorite to defeat John Dodson in a title fight scheduled to headline UFC 191 on Sept. 5 in Las Vegas.

Mighty Mouse looks for seventh title defense (3:59)
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4dGraham McKean

McKean: Best Week 1 Eliminator picks

ESPN Chalk's Graham McKean provides his top eliminator pool picks for Week 1 of the NFL season. He recommends the Denver Broncos against the Baltimore Ravens.

Court rules against sports betting in New Jersey (2:34)
MTR: Mayweather big favorite (3:28)
Rafael: Doesn't get much better than Cotto-Alvarez (3:03)
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37dDavid Purdum

Purdum: How Art Manteris shaped Vegas bookmaking

David Purdum profiles Art Manteris -- a vice president for Station Casinos' sportsbooks -- and explains the impact he has had on the gaming industry over the past four decades.

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November Nine set at WSOP; Negreanu 11th

For nine players, the dream is just beginning after outlasting 6,411 others to advance to the final table of the World Series of Poker's no-limit Texas Hold 'em main event in November.


Dave Tuley @ViewFromVegas

ViewFromVegas of #CFB opening night: unders 6-2 heading into Colorado-Hawaii game; favorites/underdogs 4-4 ATS on main betting board

Dave Tuley @ViewFromVegas

#NFL preseason is over...ViewFromVegas is unders were 35-29-1 (54.7%); underdogs 9-6 ATS (NYG-NE pick 'em) to finish 32-31 ATS (2 pick 'ems)

Dave Tuley @ViewFromVegas

No. 2 TCU holds off Minnesota 23-17...ViewFromVegas is the Horned Frogs did NOT cover as 16.5-point road favorites #CFB

Dave Tuley @ViewFromVegas

ViewFromVegas of #CFB opening night: first three finals have been unders, first six 1st halves stayed under (Ohio-Idaho first to go over)

Dave Tuley @ViewFromVegas

Florida International upsets Central Florida 15-14...ViewFromVegas is FIU did it as 11.5-point underdog (opened UCF -17!) & +350 on ML #CFB

Georgia Tech takes 41-0 lead

After Patrick Skov's second rushing TD of the day, Georgia Tech has scored five times on the ground and leads FCS Alcorn State 41-0. If neither team scored the rest of the way, the game would be a push; Georgia Tech was favored by exactly 41.