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Patriots favored by at least six in early odds

...Sunday in the AFC title game, are favored by nearly a touchdown over Philadelphia by four major Las Vegas sports books. Bob Scucci, Stardust sports book director, posted a 6½-point line with more than a quarter left in the AFC game. Other books...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/24/pro_440850.shtml
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Bookmakers in Las Vegas pick Steelers as Super Bowl favorite

...picked the Steelers to defeat the Seattle Seahawks in the Super Bowl. "Seattle's going to have their hands full," Bob Scucci, sportsbook director at the Stardust, said after Pittsburgh's 34-17 win over the Denver Broncos. Scucci made the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/23/pro_48454.shtml
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Patriots favored by seven in early odds

...spot in the Super Bowl in Houston with a 14-3 victory over Philadelphia in the NFC championship game Sunday night. Bob Scucci, Stardust sports book director, said he posted a seven-point line with eight minutes left in the NFC game. He said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/19/pro_401616.shtml
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Raiders favored by 3 1/2 to 5 points in early odds

...points in some other books, while Caesars Palace made the Raiders a 4-point favorite. Stardust sports book director Bob Scucci said he posted a 3 1/2 -point line with a little more than 2 minutes left in the Oakland-Tennessee game, and quickly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/20/pro_365572.shtml
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For Vegas oddsmakers, the big game is big business

...to few others. His homework usually pays off. "He has one of the sharpest minds in the oddsmaking industry," said Bob Scucci, a former colleague and now the oddsmaker at The Stardust hotel-casino. "He crunches the numbers, but he also has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/25/pro_366605.shtml
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