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Local bookies say 2016 NFL season was rough; AGA expects legal betting progress soon

Plus: Pennsylvania joins list of states with legal sports betting regulation legislation; Westgate SuperBook lists Tiger Woods at 20-to-1 to win a major this year; Pete Rose maintains stance on sports betting; Tennis player Genie Bouchard follows through on Super Bowl date bet.  More

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Cubs season win total opens at 95.5 games; Tout used scam money on cars, real estate

Plus: Numbers show downtown Las Vegas casinos made more money with sports betting than craps; New report says NFL would increase viewership, ad revenue with legalized sports betting.  More

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MLB reexamines stance on sports betting; Trump discusses sports betting legalization

Plus: Likely solicitor general emerges; Marylands joins list of states with sports betting legislation proposals; MMQB spends Super Bowl Sunday with Jay Kornegay; Nevada lawmaker introduces bill to lower gambling age to 18.  More

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Bettor loses $1.1 million on Falcons; Patriots open as 5-1 favorites to win Super Bowl 52

Plus: Detroit man reportedly wins $1 million for perfect season on four-game parlay app; Eugenie Bouchard has to go on date with fan after losing Super Bowl bet; Las Vegas Review-Journal publishes article on launch of Brent Musburger's sports betting network.  More

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AGA says $4.7B will be bet on Super Bowl; N.J. lawmakers make extra push for legalization

Plus: Washington Post article says yet-to-be-appointed Solicitor General will have say on sports betting legalization; Nevada governor doesn't think countrywide legal sports betting would hurt his state; Wall Street Journal publishes entity betting article.  More

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One-sided coin toss action prompts line move; Mobster avoids jail until after Super Bowl

Plus: Mississippi lawmakers aim to regulate and tax daily fantasy sports; 3 Americans charged for involvement in illegal sports betting.  More

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Musberger to start sports betting network; Goodell: NFL won’t change gambling policies

Plus: Las Vegas Review-Journal article looks at growth of Super Bowl prop bets; Pennsylvania lawmaker introduces bill to legalize sports betting in state if PASPA gets overturned.  More

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Betting roundup

Patriots open as 3-point Super Bowl favorites; Browns attracted more SB 51 bets than Falcons

Plus: Golden Nugget launches sports betting app; Floyd Mayweather shows off $160,000 in winning bets; ESPN publishes feature on Counter-Strike skins gambling; Humans keep advantage over supercomputer in heads-up no-limit Texas Hold 'em -- for now.  More

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Betting roundup

Supreme Court delays decision on betting ban; MI lawmaker introduces bill to legalize betting

Plus: Professional tennis players say rise in getting cyberbullying threats is due to sports betting; 2 Mississippi men plead guilty to involvement in illegal online sports betting operation.  More

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Betting roundup

Packers fan has let $300 bet ride for 8 weeks; Packers-Falcons could have record-high total

Plus: Las Vegas sportsbooks report another losing week; Billy Walters' attorneys file motion to dismiss insider-trading case; New PGA Tour commissioner says PGA has open mind to sports betting, daily fantasy sports.  More