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Betting roundup

AGA says repeal could happen before 2020; Penn. house committee approves betting bill

Plus: New York Times Magazine article says legalized sports betting could help end "insufferability" of fantasy sports; New Jersey senators write letter to NCAA; Nevada sets basketball betting monthly record; Pinnacle publishes list of must-follow Twitter accounts for baseball bettors.  More

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Betting roundup

Man bets against team’s stock, then bombs its bus; Texas DFS bill may have momentum

Plus: MLB Commissioner says Las Vegas would be on hypothetical expansion list; New Hampshire editorial says senate committee should seek more info before approving DFS bill.  More

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Betting roundup

Times article reveals NFL’s betting hypocrisy; Alabama House approves DFS bill 43-38

Plus: NJ.com writer speculates on why NCAA snubbed New Jersey until at least 2023; 2 Mississippi man receive fines for roles in illegal sports betting operation; San Diego Union-Tribune catches up with Brent Musburger in Las Vegas; Uni Watch blog readers submit uniform ideas for Las Vegas Raiders.  More

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Betting roundup

Sandoval disputes Jerry Jones lobbying story; Warriors remain heavy favorite to win it all

Plus: Westgate SuperBook updates college football futures; Michigan State freshman's unexpected return makes Spartans favorites for 2018.  More

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Betting roundup

Lesniak is optimistic betting will get hearing; Luxor set to open eSports venue, offer betting

Plus: Nevada sportsbooks will be able offer NFL Draft bets for the first time; Pittsburgh Post-Gazette looks at hypocritical nature of NFL's gambling stance from recent events; USC quarterback opens as Heisman favorite; ESPN publishes feature on Raiders journey to Las Vegas; Sports betting tout gets indicted.  More

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Betting roundup

Both sides of betting debate meet in D.C.; Arm wrestling NFL players may face league fines

Plus: Some sportsbooks refunded Dustin Johnson bettors while others didn't; Seattle Times interviews AGA president about changing landscape; Legal Sports Report looks at online sportsbook with U.S. mailing address; Illinois introduces bill to legalize, regulate daily fantasy sports betting.  More

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Betting roundup

Masters favorite Johnson withdraws at 1st tee; New Jersey makes progress on betting effort

Plus: New poll shows that majority of NFL fans are in favor of legalizing sports betting; Legal Sports Report looks at recent quotes from league execs in relation to sports betting legalization effort.  More

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Betting roundup

March Madness sets record betting handle; ESPN writes about KenPom’s market influence

Plus: Court documents shows Phil Mickelson paid $1.9 million gambling debt to Billy Walters; Bettor lost $18,000 betting UConn women moneyline; NCAA won't allow Las Vegas to host postseason events anytime soon; Michigan state representatives pen op-ed piece on sports betting.  More

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Betting roundup

Goodell seems to contradict himself on Vegas; College baseball players suspended for betting

Plus: Indiana columnists makes the case for women's basketball Sweet 16 to be played in Las Vegas every year.  More

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Betting roundup

Raiders win vote to relocate to Las Vegas; NFL continues to evolve its sports betting stance

Plus: Las Vegas Review-Journal looks at sports betting mutual fund's results; Mississippi man gets fined for role in illegal sports betting operation.  More