Quote of the Day

“I think this country is rapidly embracing various forms of gambling. It’s not the NCAA’s business to be cultural critics or a cultural task force. Our job is to make sure it doesn’t influence college athletics.”

–NCAA President Myles Brand, explaining why he continues to fight legal sports betting in Nevada, but has no problem with money from new pull-tab machines funding an Indianapolis stadium.

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Author: Dave

Director of the Center for Gaming Research at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and author of several books, including Roll the Bones: The History of Gaming. Also Gaming and Hospitality editor for Vegas Seven magazine.