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Why The WNBA Is Such A Force For Activism In The Sports Industry

Christopher Gerlacher
Throughout 2020, professional sports leagues became the center of social justice protests. The Milwaukee Bucks refused to play Game 5 of a playoff series to...
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Should We Take Jake and Logan Paul Seriously as Boxers?

Christopher Gerlacher
I didn’t want to write about Jake or Logan Paul. But Logan Paul’s upcoming match against Floyd Mayweather Jr. has put the Pauls back in...
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How to Avoid the Sports Betting Trap Under the NFL Draft

Christopher Gerlacher
The NFL Draft is an exciting moment. Fans and analysts get their first peeks at the NFL teams they’ll cover (and bet on) next season....
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Why The Arenado Trade Will Sabotage The Rockies For Seasons To Come

Christopher Gerlacher
The Colorado Rockies have their fair share of star players. Charlie Blackmon’s walk-off grand slams make the trip to Coors Field worth it by themselves....
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Why Sportsbooks Almost Never Predict MLB Winners Correctly

Christopher Gerlacher
When baseball season starts, the earliest bets that come in are futures bets, which are wagers on the World Series winners. Usually, the odds on...
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Why Some States Prohibit Bets On Sports That Other States Allow

Christopher Gerlacher
Some sports, like high school and youth sports, are off-limits to sportsbooks in every state. Avoiding bets on children’s athletic performance is sound public policy....
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How Sportsbooks And Sports Leagues Grapple With Prop Bet Ethics 

Christopher Gerlacher
Prop bets on athletes can be exciting. If you follow a few star athletes instead of teams, these bets may feel tailored to you. However,...
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Why Live, In-Game Betting Is So Popular And How You Can Win At It

Christopher Gerlacher
It can be hard to predict the outcome of a game or to hit the spread. Not every game can be as easy to call...
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What Bettors Need to Know About Wagering on the Masters

Christopher Gerlacher
The Masters are on Sunday, and there’s a lot to be excited about. Dustin Johnson has a chance to hang onto his lead and win...
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How Sportsbooks Can Lose Money During The Masters 

Christopher Gerlacher
Golf isn’t a complicated game. It’s difficult to play well, but it has clear rules and winners. That’s why every state that has legalized sports...