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Michael Shackleford Is the 'Wizard of Odds'

LAS VEGAS—For at least four centuries, game players and gamblers have relied on scientists and mathematicians for advice. Galileo wrote Thoughts on Dice Games because his patron, the Grand Duke of Tuscany, “ordered me to produce” an answer to a question about a dice game. 3,102 more words

Fancy a Flutter? Sky's the limit...for me at least.

Many of us have been faced with this problem before. It’s a Saturday, you’ve made all the arrangements to have absolutely nothing to do and there’s a full schedule of soccer matches ahead. 741 more words


Super Bowl Gambling Pick

Today is the day. Super Bowl Sunday! The Patriots and The Seahawks will battle it out for the Lombardi. I think I speak for everyone when I say that today should be a national holiday and everyone should have Monday off. 298 more words


NFC Conference Championship Game

Seattle Seahawks vs Green Bay Packers

Leading into the playoffs, these two teams were a class apart in the NFC this year, so it is no surprise to see them lining up against each other in the conference championship game. 303 more words


NFL Championship Weekend. Gambling Picks.

It’s Championship Weekend in the NFL. Who will be going to the Super Bowl? I honestly can’t believe football is basically over in 3 weeks. I’m pretty sure the season just started, I don’t know what happened. 338 more words


The Gaming Commission's Hurry-Up Offense: Dispatch from the "ATM's in Casinos" Battlefront

The latest episode in the drama concerning the legality of placing ATM’s in casinos here in Massachusetts.

Quick recap. At present, a state law says that no ATM “shall be located upon premises where there occurs legalized gambling.” This law presents an obstacle of major significance to the casino industry, under whose business model casino patrons must have ready access to all of their assets. 460 more words

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