WOMENS TENNIS

Rory McIlroy’s Odds To Win Are Now Better. Caroline Wozniacki’s? Not As Much.

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According to Sportsbook.com, Rory McIlroy's odds to win have actually improved, while Caroline Wozniacki's are twice as bad now.

#BEN AFFLECK

Ben Affleck Has Been Banned For Life From A Vegas Casino For Being A Little Too Good At Blackjack

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Ben Affleck may be the new Batman, but you can never beat the house when it comes to the casino business.

steven spielberg

George Lucas Lost A $40 Million Bet With Steven Spielberg

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In 1977, George Lucas made a bet with Steven Spielberg that ended up costing him $40 million.

Virgin Gaming

You Can Now Make Money On Your Online ‘Street Fighter IV’ Matches From The Comfort Of Your Own Home

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Now you can legally make a little bit of money on playing 'Street Fighter IV' via Virgin Gaming. Time to get back some of those quarters you spent.

WINTER OLYMPICS

Here Is Everything You Need To Gamble Away Your Money On The 2014 Winter Olympics

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The folks at Bovada have a plethora of prop bets for the 2014 Winter Olympics for everyone to gamble on.

Nominees

Here Are The Odds And Potential Winners At The 2014 Golden Globes

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Here are the odds on favorites to take home a trophy at the 2014 Golden Globes.

ROB DYRDEK

Rob Dyrdek Wants People To Rob Him

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Pro skateboarder and reality star Rob Dyrdek posted a photo of his cash winnings from his wager on Mucho Macho Man at the Breeders' Cup Classic.

#COLLEGE FOOTBALL

Ohio State's Late Touchdown Cost Bookies A Sh*t Load Of Money

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Northwestern's late fumble that turned into a touchdown for Ohio State ended up costing sports books $3-4 million.

#COLLEGE FOOTBALL

As Usual, Floyd Mayweather Jr. Won A Lot Of Money Gambling Today And He Bragged About It

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As usual, boxing champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. won a lot of money gambling and then bragged about it on Twitter.

Ohio

Ohio Bans Internet Cafes Out Of Fear That People Might Gamble In Them

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Ohio is a lovely state but there seems to be some confusion over what an Internet cafe actually is.

RUSSIAN GIRLS

This Russian Girl In A Bikini Knows How To Uphold Her Side Of A Bet

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I’m not much of a gambling man, as I would hate to end up the subject of a 30-for-30-style documentary about incredibly handsome bloggers who blew their entire fortunes by losing money at picking Top Chef winners.

Kate Middleton

Bookmaker Offering 100-1 Odds For Giving Birth The Same Day As Kate Middleton

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A pregnant woman in Longton, England made a small wager at 100-1 odds that she would give birth on the same day as Kate Middleton.

WOMEN BE GAMBLING

Of Course A Woman Bet $5 On Football And Won $100,000

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As a person who only gambles as part of a horrifying addiction to fantasy football, forgive me if I’m a little misogynistic here.

OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER

Take Out A Third Mortgage, Here Are This Season’s NBA Championship Odds

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As always, it’s important to preface this post about NBA Championship gambling odds by saying that I do not gamble, and therefore I do not offer gambling advice.

#COLLEGE FOOTBALL

Anything Oklahoma State Can Do, Can Florida State Do Better?

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Last week, I had the pleasure of taking part in the 22nd annual Florida College Football Roast (video soon), presented by the Kiwanis Club of Palm Beach Gardens, at which representatives of Florida’s top colleges (excluding USF, because) talk a little trash before the college football season starts each year.

TABLOIDS HAVE NO BUSINESS COVERING SPORTS

BREAKING: Wealthy Athlete Enjoys Gambling

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Now that the 2012 Summer Olympics are behind us, we can officially say the same for Michael Phelps, he of the 22 Olympic medal fame.

#Facebook

You Can Now Bet On What Facebook Will Buy Next

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The British have this weird thing where they'll bet on damn near anything -- weddings, pregnancies, freight shipping, you name it.

#NFL

Call Your Bookies: We’re Breaking Down Super Bowl XLVI’s Prop Bets

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As I mentioned earlier in my Peabody Award nominee <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/01/sorry-pats-fans-but-a-camel-says-you-lose">post about Princess the Prognostic Camel</a>, I’m not much of a gambler.

#MLB

The Dugout: A-Rod's Violent Gambling Parties

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It looks like Alex Rodriguez is going to be in a lot of trouble.

#THE SIMPSONS

A Brief History of Gambling on TV Shows

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Earlier this week, our briefly departed tyrannical leader, Mr.


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