Super Bowl odds 2015: Heavy Patriots money has sportsbooks rooting for Seahawks

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We spoke with a sportsbook manager to get a better idea of what this means for business.

Sportsbooks set the line based on how they anticipate money coming in from gamblers. The number is set based on how both public and “sharp” money is coming in. A sharp is someone who is a professional gambler. That meant that a lot of Seahawks futures bets were not going to have crazy odds that would cost the sportsbook. The line has swung the other way, and now the New England Patriots are favored. The Seahawks were an early favorite to win the Super Bowl following their win over Denver. The Seahawks Super Bowl odds got worse during their early struggles, but a lot of Seahawks money was coming in when they were among the heavy favorites. SB Nation spoke with Bovada.lv sportsbook manager Kevin Bradley to get his thoughts on why the money was so heavy for New England:

. As soon as the conference championship games wrapped two weeks ago, the Seattle Seahawks opened as a two-point favorites for Super Bowl 49.

The Super Bowl line opened with the Seattle Seahawks as two-point favorites. They are expected to have a better handle on sports matchups from a gambling perspective, and thus can have greater influence on the line. At the same time, sportsbooks want to have an even amount of money coming in from both sides of the line. Through the bye week, as much as 70 percent of money wagered was going on the Patriots. We asked Kevin if sharp money might be different from the public:

The instant Pats money early last week I think is a direct relation to the fact that the Pats smashed the Colts and was fresh in people’s minds and given Seattle’s struggles against Green Bay, I was not surprised to see the public all over them early.

The heavy money on New England means sportsbooks are going to need a Seattle win to make back their money. Additionally, a Seahawks win would help in paying off futures bets. New England was not far behind Seattle, but sportsbooks would be paying out more for many of those wagers.

Given we are +2 on Seattle, we are seeing some sharp money on them. However, overall still 2/3 of money is on New England and we are comfortable holding that line right now. We will need the Hawks, who are also a great result for us from a futures perspective.

The 2015 Super Bowl is just around the corner, and the gambling line appears to be settling in for the game. However, money quickly started coming in on the New England Patriots, and they have now emerged as the favorite heading into the game. The line has since moved to as much two points, depending on your sportsbook of choice.

This line change developed due to significant money wagered on the Patriots

Week 15 NFL Spreads: Match-ups To Beat the Sportsbook Scores and Odds

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Chiefs

Oakland is 7-22 after getting less than 250 total yards previous game. The Birds have gone under 21-5 as home favorites of 3.5-10.

Tampa Bay is 3-11 off a straight up loss.

Miami is 7-19 after allowing less than 250 total yards previous game. Jets

Patriots vs. Philadelphia is 7-0 after getting more than 250 yards passing last game. Broncos

Giants vs. New Orleans is 10-2 as favorite of 3.5-10.

Falcons vs. Steelers

The Colts are already in as a win and cover making Grandmaster sports handicapper Joe Duffy 42-24 with NFL side selections. Louis is 3-15 after allowing 30 or more points last game.

Raiders vs. Seahawks

Atlanta is 12-2 off a straight up loss.. Redskins

Kansas City is 2-7 off an ATS loss.

Buccaneers vs. Lions

Bengals vs. Bills

Texans vs. All records are against the spread.

New England is 38-18 after getting more than 350 total yards their previous game. Ravens

Chicago is 0-7 as road underdogs. St. Saints

Now itâEUR(TM)s time to check out week 15 NFL odds match-up information. Also get NFL point spread match-ups and NFL trends to beat the sportsbooks.

Cowboys vs. Denver has gone under 11-of-12 at home.

Green Bay is 13-3 after allowing less than 15 points in their last game. Detroit is 3-12 their last 15 at home. Here is the rest of the card. 

49ers vs. Tennessee is 1-7 against teams with a winning record.

For more information: NFL week 15 injuries will be updated along with the NFL weather Sunday morning. Washington is 2-9 after getting less than 250 total yards previous game.

San Francisco is 8-1 as underdog. Titans

Arizona is 7-21 on the road versus an opponent with a losing home record. TheyâEUR(TM)ve gone over at a 49-22 rate at home.

Packers vs. Pittsburgh is 1-11 as home favorites of three or less. Chargers

Vikings vs. Rams

Dolphins vs. Denver is 3-8 as double digit favorites.

Bears vs. Eagles

Dallas is 9-1 after allowing more than 250 yards passing last game. Baltimore is 10-1 against teams with a losing record.

New York is 1-7 their last eight overall. Buffalo is 2-9 at home.

Minnesota is 2-8 after allowing less than 250 total yards previous game.

Cardinals vs. Panthers

Cincinnati is 8-1 as an underdog.

Browns vs. The home team has covered eight straight meetings in this series.

Houston is 1-6 after scoring 30 or more points

American Apparel CEO Bets Stock Deal Will Save Him From Nude Photo Lawsuit

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The blogs mocked the women’s sexual harassment claims with nude photos, emails and text messages that appear to show the women enjoying consensual encounters with Charney. That dilution prevents the price from rising — and is therefore a deterrent to anyone who might consider buying APP in the hopes that the new management’s turnaround plan actually works.

If the stock begins to rise, two things will happen: The Canadians will sell their shares, depressing the price; and Charney will gain more new shares, further depressing the price.

Investors should also be wary of Charney’s recent refinancing history — he has repeatedly either diluted the stock by buying new shares with his own money or he’s sold new shares to new investors, also diluting the stock. Four suits settled; the others are ongoing or in arbitration.

Charney bought 777,778 shares for 90 cents each (total $700,000).

Canadian financier Michael Serruya and his family, Delavaco Capital, Dynamic Power Hedge Fund and Front Street Investment Management bought 15.8 million shares for 90 cents each plus the right to buy 27.4 million more. Those rights could give Charney 38 million more shares.

Retail investors get screwed

There’s a problem here that sticks out like a sore thumb: All these deals required the issuance of new stock, diluting the stock that’s already on the market. Charney, however, owned 54 percent of the company’s stock and thus could not be fired by his board — until now. The suit brings to seven the number of women who have accused Charney of harassment through the years. All Rights Reserved.

At any other company, a CEO who attracted this much negative attention would have been given a pink slip years ago. As Charney is also being sued for allegedly posting on the web nude photos of three women who previously accused him of either sexually assaulting them or coercing them into unfair binding arbitration, the moves leave him more vulnerable than he has been in years to being fired by his creditors and investors.

There is no sign of that happening yet — the lead investor is a Charney fan — but the rescue package puts a price on a question that never seems to go away: Why do Charney’s investors tolerate his presence as CEO when they have so much money at stake?

In the new suit, former employee Alyssa Ferguson alleges she “was often forced to pose for certain suggestive photos.” Ferguson and two other models, Tesa Lubans DeHaven and Irene Morales, claim that Charney posted pictures of them on three blogs in which he pretended to be them. The Canadians now own 15 percent of the stock, and could own 22 percent if they exercise their full rights.

That now makes Charney a minority holder.

American Apparel (APP) CEO Dov Charney has lost control of a majority of the company’s stock in a equity financing rescue package, as I predicted on April 22, according to disclosures to the SEC. It would be unfair to call this a Ponzi scheme — American Apparel does still sell T-shirts, after all — but given that Charney’s survival plan consists entirely of printing new stock certificates that ruin the investments of existing holders, it sure comes close.

© 2011 CBS Interactive Inc.. The new deal looks like this:

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Last Updated Apr 29, 2011 4:34 PM EDT. However, the investors have also given Charney extra purchase rights that will allow him to regain a majority of the stock if the price of the stock rises above $3.25 (It’s currently at $1.46)

How do casinos and “bookies” make money on sports betting?

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On the contrary, if many begin to vote on the underdog, you will see the spread decrease, or even switch over. Have you even noticed though that the spread changes over time? This is because the number of people voting one way or the other changes, and the bookies slide the spread one way or the other to encourage the bets one way or another. One you already mentioned, the spread. This is true in all forms of casino gambling however, not just sports gambling.

In sports betting, there are two formats, both designed to give the house the edge. The entire system is designed to ensure that more betters end up on the losing side than on the winning. They definitely have the upper hand because if you win, you may decide to bet it all on the next week/game. Of course this doesn’t always work, but so long as it usually works, the house makes a bundle.

The other system is odds betting, which is pretty self explanatory as to how the house ends up on top.

. If you place a bet with a spread, your bet remains the same, but future bets will have a different spread. They can afford to keep betting against you until you are either broke or go home. Let’s say for example you bet $x that team a will win and they are favored to win by 2, which means the spread is -2 against you. If the majority of people start betting on the same team as you, the spread may increase and those new betters will see -3, -4 or more, making it harder for them to win of course. If successful, any betters that win are actually just sharing the money with the house that was lost by the majority, the losing bets

Would legalized sports gambling in N.J. mean a loss for the mob?

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No one’s ever gonna stop it.”

“You want the degenerate gamblers to bet with you. You’re not looking for John and Nancy Adams to walk in and order champagne cocktails and pomegranate martinis,” he said. “That ain’t what you do.

“If that can help people in the community for their taxes, roads, the infrastructure of whatever goes on in Jersey, why not,” he said. He said gambling will always be driven by the customer.

Bookmakers and organized crime members have long profited in the high-stakes world of illegal sports gambling. is still going to call the local bookmaker to bet” because it requires no money, he said.

When Ford asked Luntz if legalizing sports betting would make bookmakers lose some of their business, he said “who cares.”

. “They won’t even put a dent in it.”

However, as CBS News’ legal analyst Jack Ford reports on “60 Minutes Sports,” the ruling won’t put the mob out of business.

Ford asked Alite why he’s okay with letting New Jersey legalizing sports gambling.

“Because the guy that has no money in his pocket … That ain’t your weed. New Jersey is now appealing to the Supreme Court to legalize betting on games. All Rights Reserved.

But Angelo Lutz, who is a legitimate businessman and restaurateur, told Ford that if New Jersey wins, it still won’t have much of an impact on organized crime. “Gambling’s going on anyway. The state hopes to collect millions.

If it becomes legal, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has said there would be strict state oversight, much like the way it works at his state’s Atlantic City’s casinos.

“Because they won’t take it over,” he said. That ain’t where you draw your money from.”

To watch Jack Ford’s full report, watch the video in the player above

After two decades with the mob, John Alite told Ford he has given up bookmaking, and now supports efforts to legalize sports gambling.

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Alternative Gifts For Valentines Day

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There is a wide range of Valentines Day hampers available, ranging from small hampers containing a bottle of champagne and a teddy, through to large hampers containing everything needed for a romantic night it. If you are unable to order the hampers from an online supplier then your best bet is probably to go to a local wine merchants as they will be able to provide you with a similar hamper to what you would buy online.

Experience Days – Rather than just giving your loved one a cuddle teddy bear this year, why not take them on an experience day. As well as gift hampers and an online wine merchants, Hay Hampers also provide wine tasting service for corporate events and experience days.

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. A hamper will contain most of the traditional gifts such as a cuddly toy, wine, chocolate and flowers, but it is presented in an attractive gift box and higher quality than you would get if you just bought the same items from the petrol station on the way home the night before valentines day. Compared to wine, chocolates or a cuddly toy, any of the available experience days will be far more fun and enjoyable for both you and your partner.

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Chores – You do not need to splash the cash to show someone how much you love them! Especially in the current financial situation when lots of people are struggling with money, this option could be the perfect alternative to spending money on overpriced gifts that will either be gone within a couple of days or sit collecting dust on the shelf for the next year. Why not take on some of their chores for the day, or even for the week! So that your partner can relax for a while, why not tell them you will do all the cooking for the next few days or will tidy up for the next week. The rest of the article is intended to give you some inspiration for the type of gifts that you could buy this year!

Hampers – While most people would think of hampers as being Christmas or birthday hampers, there is a large variety of hampers available for various occassions throughout the year such as Valentines hampers. Obviously this only works if you do though! There is no point promising to help out and do the cooking all week and then failing to do any of it. Rather than picking up a last minute gift from the supermarket on the way home, why not try and suprise your loved one this year and buy them a special gift.

If you ask any woman what the most common Valentines Day gifts are you will hear “Chocolate, Flowers & Teddy Bears”, if you ask the same woman what the most BORING Valentines Day gifts are you will also hear “Chocolate, Flowers & Teddy Bears”. All hampers can be delivered next day throughout the UK, or on a day of your choice. wine tasting, hot air balloon rides, sky diving and driving experiences are just some of the more popular experience days which are available to buy.

Hay Hampers produce some of the finest hampers for all occasions including birthday hampers, Christmas hampers and even picnic hampers

Caracas – The horse mafia of Venezuela – Pictures

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Rio Negro, a thoroughbred horse, calls for food at his stable at La Rinconada racetrack in Caracas, Venezuela, Aug. 26, 2014.

Police don’t know who injected him with an overdose of powerful steroids, but there can be no doubt the perpetrator’s intention: to knock the thoroughbred out of competition on the eve of an important derby he was favored to win.

Rio Negro was the rising star of Venezuela’s racing season, but now this rail-thin, wart-riddled race horse is fighting for his life.

Ruling increases odds for online gambling legalization

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Nelson Rose wrote on his blog, Gambling and the Law.

The decision, written in September but made public last Friday, found the Act’s prohibition of wagers via telecommunications crossing state lines or international borders refers only to bets on a “sporting event or contest” and not to lottery tickets sold online. The decision doesn’t mention online poker, but some reason that the ruling will pave the way for online poker.

The DOJ has aggressively enforced the ban on online poker. And poker is not a lottery under federal law.” Rose continued that since the Wire Act refers to bets on an event, poker would be except because poker is itself the event.. “There are prohibitions on interstate lotteries, but Powerball and the other multi-state lotteries show how easily these can be gotten around, even before Congress passed an express exemption for state lotteries. residents.

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The Act’s prohibition of wagers via telecommunications refers to bets on a “sporting event or contest”

The Wire Act refers to bets on an event, poker would be except because poker is itself the event

The Department of Justice has aggressively enforced the ban on online poker

“If the Wire Act is limited to bets on sports events and races, what other federal anti-gambling statutes are left?” wrote Rose. In April, the agency shut down three foreign-based online poker firms — Absolute Poker, Poker Stars and Full Tilt Poker — charging that each of the companies had violated the law by serving U.S. Online lotteries and poker may be poised to become legal thanks to a new decision by the Justice Department reinterpreting the Wire Act of 1961.

“The United States Department of Justice has given the online gaming community a big, big present,” Prof. I

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(Mark Ashman, photographer). 3, 2010 at the Magic Kingdom in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., while taping the “Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade” TV special.

‘Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade’ Special Taped At Magic Kingdom

(DEC. 25, 2010 on ABC-TV. Carey sings two songs — “Oh Santa” and “All I Want For Christmas is You” — in the annual holiday telecast that airs Dec. 3, 2010): Grammy Award-winning singer Mariah Carey smiles Dec