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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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TomBox Sports Betting Algorithm MLB Picks For Friday 4/9/2021

Shlomo Sprung
The baseball season is in full swing, but it’s not officially official until the first MLB TomBox column of 2021. Lucky for you, the wait...
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Omnifantasy – What Is It?

Anthony George
I heard you like fantasy – so we put an NBA fantasy league on your MLB fantasy league on your NFL fantasy league. If you’re...
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“Parlay Patz,” Notorious Sports Bettor, Pleads Guilty to Threatening MLB Players Over Social Media

Action Jackson
The chickens have come to roost for the deranged keyboard warrior Ben “Parlay” Patz after the Department of Justice announced yesterday that he has pleaded...
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Overview: Online Sports Betting in Oregon

Christopher Gerlacher
Oregon has a lottery-run sports betting industry – only one sportsbook is allowed in the state, and the lottery runs it. The monopoly on sports...
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Overview: Online Sports Betting In Virginia

Christopher Gerlacher
Virginia is set to start online sports betting at the beginning of 2021. Like Michigan, Virginia has taken several months to get its sports betting...
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Overview: Online Sports Betting In Pennsylvania

Christopher Gerlacher
Any gambler worth their salt knows about Pennsylvania’s robust gambling market. It allows online casinos and online sports betting. Its online sports betting industry has...
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What We Can Learn From Parlay Patz

Action Jackson
Sports gambling is a fickle beast. No matter how much research or strategy you have, there’s no such thing as a sure thing. That is,...
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