Deadspin Staff
DeadspinStaff
8/9/13
2:08 PM
2

What exactly are the mechanics of setting up a credit account with a street bookie? You always see in the movies, like, "Oh, Donnie Legs got himself in bad with the bookies for 40 large," or whatever hackneyed fake mob speak I can embarrassingly spit out, but how did Donnie Legs get enough trust to make a bet that Read more

8/9/13
2:06 PM
1

Which non-mainstream sport would surprise us with the amount of action put on it?

8/9/13
2:05 PM
2

Hi. I love gambling, but I know it's all just one big coin flip. Nobody can predict a mistake or an injury or a "bad day." So when college bros sit around a sports book and scream, "Man, Vegas knows something we don't." That's really, honestly, bullshit, right? Yes, teams are "good" and "bad," but inherently, due to Read more

8/9/13
2:05 PM
1

Are you guys tracking the Bulger case? Were you around when Whitey was running things?

8/9/13
2:04 PM
1

Besides the obvious ones, Jordan, Jagr, etc. which athlete is the biggest degenerate gambler?

8/9/13
2:02 PM
1

Longest odds that were ever taken for a bet from the mob you know about? Longest odds that ever paid out from the mob?