Sports Leagues Block Sports Betting, Become De Facto State Governors

Last week, New Jersey Governor Chris Cristie signed a bill repealing New Jersey's ban on sports gambling. For a few, glorious days, it appeared that New Jersey was governed by a man elected Governor, and not by the NFL and other sports leagues. » 10/27/14 6:56pm Monday 6:56pm

Betspin's Week Eight NFL Picks: #Gamergate Edition

Yesterday, a judge in New Jersey granted the NCAA and major sports leagues a temporary restraining order to stop legal sports betting from happening in the state until arguments are heard from both sides in court. This is, objectively speaking, complete garbage. » 10/25/14 6:03pm Saturday 6:03pm

Hey, Where The Hell Is Bill Simmons's Friday NFL Picks Column?

Where in the damn hell is the Friday NFL picks column? Just where the hell is it? Don't come at me with this Barnwell skunkweed oregano shit, man. The suspension is over, man, I need that good Simmons shit, the freshest NFL picks weed. I pay my mortgage on Simmons picks! Jesus fucking Christ where are the Simmons… » 10/17/14 7:27pm 10/17/14 7:27pm

Floyd Mayweather Is A Bad Sports Bettor, So Stop Writing About It

Every couple of months, serial woman beater and occasional boxer Floyd Mayweather takes to Instagram to pound his chest about winning a huge sports bet. His winning bets, often worth hundreds of thousands of dollars, are impressive to some. Well, they shouldn't be, because Floyd Mayweather is a bad sports bettor. » 10/08/14 11:50pm 10/08/14 11:50pm