When did ESPN start doing "Cover Alerts"?

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  1. gwartney

    gwartney Unafilliated Gold

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    Between games they were talking about Michigan state covering the spread. When did ESPN become so openly supportive of gambling?
     
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    Gambling is going to be legal on sports within 5 years. :grad:

    In some effects, it already is with sites like Draftkings and those 1 day fantasy leagues. They are going to be the future bookies.

    America, degenerating before your eyes.
     
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    Think of the children!
     
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    It's their new thing. I think they're trying to get ahead of the inevitable legalization of gambling.

    Van Pelt is supposed to be doing an entire segment on covering spreads with his new late night talk show-esque SportsCenter.
     
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    Yeah, I"m looking forward to seeing that. Starts Monday, I think.
     
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    Over in England, you can bet on the soccer games in the stadium during the game.

    Can't wait for the first major epic match fixing scandal in American sports.





    Meanwhile, Pete Rose is signing baseball cards on a folding table in the Cooperstown Holiday Inn. :wtf:
     
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    Draft Kings is a "game of skill" and not gambling. :rolleyes:
     
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    OK.

    It's still going to be the legal bookmaker once we legalize sports gambling in 5 years. :grad:
     
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    The damn ESPN College Sports Gameday starts at 3am PST tomorrow.

    :cash::cash::cash::cash::cash::cash::cash::cash::cash::cash::cash::cash::cash:
     
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    Thanks Obama.
     
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    :fil:

    That isn't funny.
     
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    :sorry:
     
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    I don't know. I don't watch sports.
     
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    Hey whatever happened to that cunt who went off on the car lot person?
     
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    :eek:
     
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    Brit McHenry. That was her name.
     
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    I wasn't eye rolling you, just how they are circumventing the rules.

    I'm all for the legalization of gambling.
     
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    Remember when I was all mr. gambling junkie at SFN?

    Dude, I'm glad I gave that up. I was a walking mush.
     
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    Yeah I was right there with you. I lived in the gambling thread in the Ferrell forum with ALC, timdawg and that gay, lispy, Jewish idiot KOAW.

    I actually tracked how many "units" I was +/- :facepalm: