Mike Francesa: Legal sports betting will completely change the way people watch sports

Mike Francesa, whose career as a sports radio host has spanned three decades, predicts the proliferation of legal sports betting around the country will change the way people watch sports. This year’s Supreme Court decision to widely open up legal sports betting in states beyond Nevada was “an amazing game …

The Supreme Court opens up sports betting across the country

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Monday that states can legalize sports betting, breaking up Nevada’s monopoly on the practice. The court upheld the legality of a 2014 New Jersey law permitting sports betting at casinos and racetracks in the state and voided the federal Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act. …

The Gambler Who Cracked the Horse-Racing Code

Horse racing is something like a religion in Hong Kong, whose citizens bet more than anyone else on Earth. Their cathedral is Happy Valley Racecourse, whose grassy oval track and floodlit stands are ringed at night by one of the sport’s grandest views: neon skyscrapers and neat stacks of high-rises, …