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Betting roundup

Vegas hopes to avoid UCLA winning it all; Writer says rest of U.S. loses out on tourney

Plus: Chicago Tribune interviews Brent Musburger; Australia set to ban in-play sports betting; Kenyan woman wins a big bet and attracts suitors; Alabama lawmakers discuss daily fantasy sports.  More

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Betting roundup

Vegas: No clear favorite in NCAA tournament; Billy Walters’ dismissal request gets denied

Plus: New York generates $2.8 million in tax revenue in 5 months with regulated DFS; National Post article looks at possibility of legalized sports in United States.  More

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Betting roundup

NCAA suspends 5 athletes for fantasy football; Think tank releases report condemning PASPA

Plus: West Virginia lawmaker introduces legislation to legalize and regulate sports betting in state; Las Vegas Review-Journal staffers discuss sports betting in video.  More

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Betting roundup

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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Betting roundup

Clemson win cost Las Vegas books millions; Sessions was ‘shocked’ at Wire Act memo

Plus: U.S. senator introduces bill to define "chance" and tax gaming operators; ESPN Chalk interviews Floyd Mayweather about sports betting.  More

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Betting roundup

Texans are biggest playoff ‘dogs in decades; Florida lawmaker introduces daily fantasy bill

Plus: New Jersey has spent about $6 million to law firms in effort to legalize sports betting; Las Vegas sportsbooks say they've lost 6 weeks in a row on NFL bets.  More

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Betting roundup

MMA fighter wins $77,500 bet on Rousey loss; Starbucks barista takes first in SuperContest

Plus: Legal Sports Report recaps 2016 sports betting, daily fantasy news; Covers columnist makes sports betting wish list for 2017; New York Post article says Trump could work to legalize betting to spite NFL; Vegas sportsbook getting one-sided action on Clemson.  More

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Betting roundup

N.J. takes betting push back to Supreme Court; AGA prez continues convo aimed at Trump

Plus: LA Times publishes feature on horse racing's show bet; ESPN Chalk recaps 2016 betting year; The Mirror profiles Leicester City bet winner; Nevada pari-mutuel fantasy sports company reports weekly growth; Las Vegas Weekly analyzes betting interest in potential Super Bowl matchups; unreliable sources who predicted a Colts Super Bowl win get proven wrong.  More

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Betting roundup

DraftKings, FanDuel agree to merge; Cleveland Browns losing games and against the spread

Plus: Mississippi newspaper publishes editorial saying its uneasy about legal sports betting; Las Vegas columnists takes a look at what eSports betting would be like in Nevada.  More

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Betting roundup

What does Trump mean for sports betting?; former Amaya CEO wants to buy company

Plus: Checking in on progress since Adam Silver's NY Times op-ed; Colorado legalizes fantasy sports-style pari-mutuel betting; Vegas sportsbooks have huge handle for crazy NFL weekend.  More