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Doug Kezerian and Ben Fawkes explore the culture of sports gambling.

Doug Kezerian and Ben Fawkes explore the culture of sports gambling.
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Bristol, CT

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Doug Kezerian and Ben Fawkes explore the culture of sports gambling.

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@podcenter

Language:

English

Contact:

ESPN Viewer Response ESPN Plaza Bristol, CT 06010 1-888-549-3776


Episodes

U.S. Open & World Cup Preview

6/13/2018
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Stanford Steve and Chris 'The Bear' Fallica break down the U.S. Open (2:00) and recap the Belmont (18:00). Plus, ESPN's Brad Edwards stops by to talk about the World Cup (21:30) and the guys give you some parting thoughts on some early CFB lines (50:00).

Duration:00:55:09

Road To The World Cup

6/12/2018
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Doug Kezirian & Ben Fawkes break down the World Cup and share some value plays with former professional soccer player and ESPN FC analyst Stewart Robson (7:25) then Westgate's John Murray shares sharp U.S. Open bets and updates the liability of this month's major sporting events (38:00).

Duration:01:05:56

Delaware Sports Betting And The Stanley Cup Final

6/5/2018
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Doug Kezirian and Ben Fawkes discuss the State of Delaware's inaugural day of sports betting with ESPN sports business reporter Darren Rovell , (6:37) then discuss the Stanley Cup Final, (24:14) NBA Finals odds (27:45) and more with John Murray.

Duration:00:47:17

Finals Fever

5/30/2018
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Doug Kezirian and Ben Fawkes discuss Vegas Golden Knights odds and prices with John Murray, (6:50) breaks down NBA Finals valuations with professional bettor Erin Rynning and more. Plus Ben breaks down his Europe trip.

Duration:00:45:12

NBA Series Prices And VGK

5/23/2018
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Doug Kezirian discuss the book's liability with the Vegas Golden Knights and NBA playoffs with John Murray, (1:35) NBA series prices with pro bettor Erin Rynning (25:25) and u

Duration:00:57:58

Brent Musburger, VSiN

5/21/2018
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Adam Schefter talks to Brent Musburger about the impact of the new gambling laws, his legendary broadcasting career, how NFL football will fare in Las Vegas and much more.

Duration:00:28:12

Preakness

5/17/2018
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Steve Coughlin & Chris Fallica do a complete deep dive of the 143rd Preakness Stakes including takeaways, who to pick, and some trivia. Plus, a first look at the College Football 2018 numbers. (22:00)

Duration:01:09:25

Bets Are In

5/15/2018
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After months of anticipation, the Supreme Court has made a ruling on sports betting! Doug & Ben welcome David Purdum and Ryen Rodenberg to explain what it all means.

Duration:01:14:53

Conference Finals Preview

5/10/2018
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Doug Kezirian & Ben Fawkes preview the NBA conference finals with John Murray (12:31) and pro bettor Erin Rynning (37:00). They also update the Golden Knights story (18:06), which included Doug's SportsCenter trip to Las Vegas.

Duration:00:51:44

Derby Deep Dive

5/3/2018
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Steve Coughlin and Chris Fallica do a Kentucky Derby deep dive including predictions, total "throw out" horses, favorites and much more. Plus, Bear weighs in on the Jets Draft selection (48:00).

Duration:00:59:09

Draft Recap & NBA Playoff Breakdown

5/2/2018
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Doug Kezirian & Ben Fawkes discuss NFL season win totals & playoff props, adjusted NBA playoff series prices & Kentucky Derby with John Murray. Pro bettor Erin Rynning also breaks down the NBA post-season.

Duration:01:09:57

Home Stretch!

4/24/2018
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Doug and Ben discuss the highly anticipated SCOTUS ruling and when it may come, give NBA playoffs updates and offer an intense NFL Draft preview position by position.

Duration:00:44:13

Not Your Average Round 1

4/19/2018
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Doug and Ben recap the Golden Knights sweep and sportsbook liability, offer some NFL Draft nuggets and recap of NBA playoffs with Erin Rynning.

Duration:00:49:49

Herbie & The Bear

4/16/2018
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Adam welcomes Kirk Herbstreit & Chris Fallica to discuss their perspective on the top players in this year's NFL Draft, their role in ESPN's draft coverage and more (:31). Plus, the return of #AskAdam (21:09).

Duration:00:30:55

NBA Playoff Time

4/12/2018
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Doug and Ben welcome Nick Bogdanowicz and Professional better Erin Rynning to preview the NBA playoffs, throw out some predictions, and recap the Masters.

Duration:01:03:48

The Masters

4/3/2018
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Doug and Ben welcome the Las Vegas Westgate Superbook's Jeff Sherman to put a bow on the NCAA National Championship then preview The Masters with Chris "The Bear Fallica including Tiger Woods performance predictions.

Duration:01:00:21

MLB Opening Day; Final Four

3/28/2018
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Doug Kezirian & Ben Fawkes break down the Final Four odds and all things baseball with opening day around the corner. ESPN Baseball Insider Tim Kurkjian joins and gives his outlook for a variety of teams and MLB futures. Plus, Derrick Carty talks about the fantasy edge for MLB and John Murray provides the sportsbook perspective on MLB, Final Four and more.

Duration:01:02:19

What A Weekend

3/19/2018
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Doug Kezirian & Ben Fawkes react to the lines after the first weekend of the NCAA Tournament. Vegas handicapper Matt Youmans joins and gives Sweet 16 picks. Plus, the books have already opened on a potential Mayweather-McGregor MMA fight. John Murray provides the sportsbook perspective on that and more.

Duration:01:30:08

Bracketology

3/13/2018
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Back after a short break Steve Coughlin and Chris Fallica break down the entire NCAA bracket, make some picks, discuss some props and discuss where they agree and disagree. Plus discus some of Chris' upcoming travels including Vegas.

Duration:01:06:39

Tournament Kickoff

3/13/2018
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Doug Kezirian & Ben Fawkes dive deeper on the NCAA Tournament. Vegas handicapper Matt Youmans gives out picks. John Murray provides the sportsbook perspective. Researcher Mackenzie Kramer also provides some bracket tips.

Duration:01:10:35