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Today’s VSiN lineup
- 10-noon ET / 7-9 a.m. PT The Lombardi Line with Michael Lombardi and Patrick Meagher with reports from Josh Appelbaum.
- Noon-1 p.m. ET / 9-10 a.m. THE Pre-game Show with Brady Kannon and James Salinas
- 1-3 p.m. ET / 10-noon Betting Across America with Mike Prichard, James Salinas and Wes Reynolds.
- 3-6 p.m. ET / Noon-3 p.m. PT The Green Zone with Brady Kannon and Wes Reynolds
- 6-9 p.m. ET / 3-6 p.m. PT In-Game Live with Amal Shah and Adam Candee
Complete schedule HERE. Where to watch HERE. Select this link and never miss a show. HERE.
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EPL BetCast of the Week, sponsored by BetRivers
Nigel Seeley and Harry Symeou are back on the call for today’s BetCast featuring Arsenal yet again when they host city rivals Chelsea.
Nigel previews the game with his best bets. CONTINUE READING.
LISTEN HERE at 12:30 p.m. ET.
Dave Tuley’s ATS Report
- NFL: Saints beat Vikings 52-33 to kick off Week 16. Saints also covered after closing as 6.5-point home favorites (flew Over closing betting total of 49.5 points as Saints went Over on their own thanks to Alvin Kamara’s 6 rushing TDs). Underdogs dip to 122-96-3 ATS (56%) on season. Home teams lead just 112-110-1 SU on season with 2 neutral site game, but road teams lead 113-107-3 ATS. Overs take lead at 111-110-4 on year. RECAP & MATCHUPS.
- NBA: Favorites went 5-0 SU & ATS as Heat (-3 vs. Pelicans), Bucks (-10 vs. Warriors), Nets (-3 at Celtics), Lakers (-6 vs. Mavericks) & Clippers (-3.5 at Nuggets) all won & covered; Overs went 3-2. RECAPS & MATCHUPS.
- NCAAFB: Buffalo beat Marshall 17-10 in Camellia Bowl. Bulls also covered as 5.5-point favorites (stayed way Under 54 as picked in Bowl Betting Guide — still available and still useful); bowl favorites now 5-2 SU & ATS; Unders improve to 5-2. RECAP & MATCHUPS.
- NCAAMB: Minnesota (+6.5, +240 money line) upset No. 4 Iowa 102-95 in OT; No. 9 Wisconsin beat No. 12 Michigan St. 85-76, but it was also an upset as Badgers were 2.5-point road dogs & +130 ML; No. 19 Michigan (-7.5) covered in 80-69 win at Nebraska. RECAPS & MATCHUPS.
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Josh Appelbaum’s Market Insights
Josh breaks down the line movements for today’s three NFL games. CONTINUE READING.
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For subscribers: Get updated bowl picks
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Ron Flatter on horse racing
Friends get together for a special Christmas Day episode of the Ron Flatter Racing Pod. Workout analyst Bruno De Julio, Horse Racing Nation CEO Mark Midland and longtime turf writer and publicist Jennie Rees share holiday stories plus thoughts about the year past and the one coming up. LISTEN HERE.
At the end of a loser of a year, a winner of a race beckons with Charlatan among the former Kentucky Derby favorites that are featured Saturday in the Grade 1 Malibu Stakes on opening day at Santa Anita. CONTINUE READING RON’S COLUMN.
Today’s hot tip: Tailgate Social at Palace Station
Tailgate Social at Palace Station in Las Vegas is changing the way you watch games with great food, great people, and great deals. Get special prices on your favorite food & drinks during Football games including 50 cent wings and $5 drafts. Plus, every Monday night they give hospitality industry employees a free pitcher for their table. And remember to mention VSiN or My Guys in the Desert to receive a free appetizer with the purchase of an entree. Make your reservations now or order on GrubHub or UberEats. Your new favorite sports bar in Vegas is Tailgate Social at Palace Station. Find out more at TailgateSocialLV.com
Attention Xfinity subscribers . . .
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VSiN betting resources
- Video replays are posted HERE.
- Audio replays are posted HERE.
- Live odds comparison from legal states HERE.
- Betting sheets from South Point and Circa. HERE.