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Ruling Postponed In New Jersey Sports Betting Case

Casinos and racetracks in New Jersey will have to wait a bit longer for a judge’s ruling on the state’s efforts to allow legal sports gambling.

10/06/2014

Stigall Show Log 9.9.14

Chris discussed New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s decision to allow sports gambling in the state and the latest video released of NFL player Ray Rice knocking out his fiancee in an Atlantic City elevator. He also talked with Zac Macmath of the Philadelphia Union at 8:35.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/09/2014

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Police: Father Admits To Leaving His Baby Inside Car While He Gambled At Del. Casino

On Monday, troopers responded to the Harrington Raceway and Casino on West Rider Road after a call came in about a child left unattended in a parked car outside the casino.

09/02/2014

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Picto Slots App

Picto Slots lets you set up a slot machine on your phone, using photos of your friends, your family or your pets in the character slots.

08/27/2014

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Mike Schmidt: ‘Hasn’t Pete [Rose] Been Punished Long Enough?’

Mike Schmidt writes that it’s time we answer the Pete Rose question.

08/25/2014

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Showboat Gets OK To Close August 31

New Jersey’s Division of Gaming Enforcement issued its final closing order for the Showboat on Monday night; the casino will shut down at 4 p.m. on Aug. 31.

08/19/2014

ARLINGTON, TX - DECEMBER 29: Nick Foles #9 talks to head coach Chip Kelly of the Philadelphia Eagles during the second half of their game against the Dallas Cowboys at Cowboys Stadium on December 29, 2013 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Eagles Are 22/1 Odds To Win Super Bowl

The odds are in, and the Seattle Seahawks are still the favorite to win Super Bowl XLIX, in the first set of odds released following the NFL Draft.

05/12/2014

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Nevada Gaming Law Does Not Protect Drunken Gambler

Does a casino that plies someone with booze have a duty to protect him from his own bad decision-making?

04/21/2014

OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 03: Wide receiver DeSean Jackson #10 of the Philadelphia Eagles warms up before a game against the Oakland Raiders on November 3, 2013 at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, California. The Eagles won 49-20. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Odds On Where DeSean Jackson Will Sign

DeSean Jackson will not be wearing midnight green next season, but the odds say he will likely line up against them twice this season.

04/01/2014

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Spouse May Be Liable For Fraud On Joint Tax Return

If you sign a joint tax form that you didn’t know wasn’t true, can you be held liable for your spouse’s fraud?

03/24/2014

PHILADELPHIA, PA - FEBRUARY 24: Head Coach Brett Brown of the Philadelphia 76ers gives his team direction against the Milwaukee Bucks at the Wells Fargo Center on February 24, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Sixers Now Favorited To Eclipse Consecutive Loss Record

It’s hard to believe that in November, much of the conversation around the Sixers was that they might be “too good.” 3-0 seems like a million years ago, doesn’t it?

03/19/2014

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Eagles Super Bowl Odds Getting Shorter

They didn’t add a big money free agent, but whatever moves they made seem to be doing the trick as far as oddsmakers are concerned.

03/18/2014

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Over Under Win Total For Phillies Hits A New Low

The Phillies won only 73 games in 2013. One sports book thinks they’ll be better this year, just not by much.

02/26/2014

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NJ Appeals To US Supreme Court On Sports Betting

New Jersey is swinging for the fences in a long-shot effort to overturn a federal ban on sports betting in all but four states, asking the U.S. Supreme Court to declare the ban unconstitutional.

02/19/2014

ST. LOUIS - SEPTEMBER 4: Michael Sam #52 of the University of Missouri Tigers looks to sack Nathan Scheelhaase #2 of the University of Illinois Fighting Illini during the State Farm Arch Rivalry game on September 4, 2010 at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis, Missouri. The Tigers defeated the Fighting Illini 23-13. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Michael Sam Draft Position Odds

Missouri defensive end Michael Sam announced to the world on Sunday that he’s gay. The 2013 SEC leader in sacks was believed to be a mid-round pick in this year’s NFL Draft.

02/10/2014

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