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If you want to talk college sports with a Big 10 flavor, but national perspective, Sparty Talk is the place for you. Every week, we'll start in E. Lansing with the Michigan State Spartans and move outward from there.

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Dan Podheiser, Vin Narayanan and Aaron Todd discuss Wynn Resorts' victory of the Boston-area casino license, then tackle annoying people at the casino and gambling endurance activities they'd like to try, inspired by Aaron's recent... more

Aaron Todd, Vin Narayanan and Dan Podheiser discuss the latest from the gambling world, including the shocking news that New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has authorized sports betting in the Garden State, the announcement of... more

Satchmo and DB discuss the Michigan State's loss to Oregon including what went wrong, what went right and where the Spartans go from here. They also look at the terrible performance by Big Ten teams last weekend, discuss its impact... more

With the NFL season set to get underway, Casino City's Dan Podheiser hopes to once again prove his superiority in the Gang's quest to pick every game of the season against the spread. But before they can get to their NFL talk, Podheiser,... more

Casino City's Vin Narayanan, Aaron Todd and Dan Podheiser discuss the growth of daily fantasy sports, loyalty programs in the casino industry and whether they drive play and when the Gang is willing to "waste" money on longshot items like... more

This week, the Casino City Gang addresses the recent Newsweek cover story that paints online gambling in a negative light, continue an ongoing conversation about Atlantic City in the wake of news that Revel will shut down, discuss the explosion... more

Casino City's Vin Narayanan and Dan Podheiser discuss the impending casino closures in Atlantic City and how the resort town can turn things around, the latest online poker developments in New Jersey and Nevada and Maryland turning... more

Casino City's Dan Podheiser, Vin Narayanan and Aaron Todd discuss Vin's experience playing poker with Phil Hellmuth and bluffing the "Poker Brat" out of a pot, a televised hand from ESPN's coverage of the WSOP One Drop... more

Vin Naryayan and Dan Podheiser join Aaron Todd to discuss the future of, an online poker room launched by the Santa Ysabel Tribe in California, the television show Poker Night in America, and a big futures bet win... more

Host Aaron Todd is joined by Casino City's Dan Podheiser live from Las Vegas, and Vin Narayanan, live from San Francisco, covering the World Series of Poker and the Global iGaming Summit and Expo, respecitvely. The trio discusses the... more