3-year evolution of American sports betting: From taboo to revenue

Joined ESPN in 2014 Journalist covering gambling industry since 2008 On May 14, 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down a federal statute that for 26 years had restricted regulated sports betting to primarily Las Vegas. Everywhere else, one of America’s oldest pastimes — betting on sports — was relegated to the shadows. Up until […]

NFL 2021 team-by-team schedules

Here is the complete NFL schedule for the 2021 season: NFC NFC East Dallas Cowboys Date Opponent Time Septemberjet 9 at Buccaneers 8:20 19 at Chargers 4:25 27 EAGLES 8:15 October 3 PANTHERS 1:00 10 GIANTS 4:25 17 at Patriots 4:25 24 Bye week 31 at Vikings 8:20 November 7 BRONCOS 1:00 14 FALCONS 1:00 […]

Giants will open 2021 NFL season against Broncos

More On: new york giants Giants, Jets could have full crowds this season Alabama star convinced he was going to Giants in NFL Draft Who will end New York’s title drought? NFL power rankings: Where all 32 teams stand right now The Giants will start the season against their old coach, not their hated rival. […]

Betting bullets: Struggling Lakers still NBA title favorite at some books

Joined ESPN in 2014 Journalist covering gambling industry since 2008 ESPN Sports Betting Analyst Host of Daily Wager Behind The Bets podcast host Oddsmakers are barely budging with the unexpected variable that the Los Angeles Lakers are likely headed toward the play-in tournament. The defending champs will probably be forced to win one or two […]

Back, back, back: Berman, ESPN sign extension

Chris Berman will continue to host NFL PrimeTime after agreeing to a new contract with ESPN. The multiyear agreement was announced on Berman’s 66th birthday Monday. “We’ve been working on it for a while, and this was the perfect time to do it,” Berman said during a telephone interview. “ESPN has been almost two-thirds of […]

NFL Draft 2021: Here are all the selections from Day 3

Fox News Flash top headlines for May 1 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. The third day of the 2021 NFL Draft is in the books. Saturday’s portion of the event saw teams add some value to their rosters as they prepare for training camp and beyond. The […]