FanDuel strikes deal with NHL, Devils for sports bets, fantasy

The wall that professional sports leagues in the United States fought so hard to maintain between themselves and legal sports betting continues to crumble. The four major pro sports leagues fought New Jersey’s efforts to legalize sports betting in a case that went all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court, and ended in May […]

Raceday focus: Best bets for Goulburn, Muswellbrook

MARK Newnham’s promising filly Mosuo will be short odds to remain unbeaten in her two starts since coming down from Queensland when she lines-up in the Jewell Builders Class 1 Handicap (1000m) at Goulburn on Sunday. Mosuo, a flashy daughter of Blue Diamond winner Star Witness, made an inauspicious beginning to her career by finishing […]

Raceday focus: Best bets at Tuncurry

TAS Morton only has four horses in work and he’s bringing them all to Tuncurry on Friday. And he thinks he’s saving the best for last when Better Not Fly contests a Benchmark 66 ­Handicap (1200m). “I think he’ll just bolt in and is almost unbeatable,” Morton said. “His work has been very good and […]

Our 7 best bets for Week 1 of the college football season

Keith Srakocic/AP College football is officially back, and with it, the best season of the year for gamblers. Week 1 offers several intriguing matchups, with numerous powerhouse programs facing off against each other, as well as a few teams looking to continue to build on newfound success.  With over 100 FBS programs kicking off their […]

Why simple rules are best when spreading your investment bets

BENJAMIN GRAHAM is considered the father of value investing, the business of picking stocks that are cheap. He might also fairly be described as the father of not trying to pick stocks at all. In his book “The Intelligent Investor”, Graham distinguished between two archetypes. Enterprising investors are willing to devote time and care to […]