Chad Millman's blog

Updated: August 5, 2009, 7:37 AM ET
By Chad Millman | ESPN The Magazine

Welcome to the first edition of Chad Millman's blog, which will tide you over with sports betting news and notes between his weekly Behind the Bets columns.

A couple of weeks ago, I passed the big boss who runs Insider in the halls of The Mag. I told her I had so much more to share with Behind The Bets' degenerate followers than a weekly column. My inbox is flooded daily with gambling notes and nuggets that are brilliant. So, I decided, I was going to Twitter.

Her response: "Sure, you can do that. Put them up on Twitter after you blog about them for us."

It was that fast. She barely broke stride, and I had another job. This is how brilliant ideas -- or mediocre blogs dedicated to the betting world -- are born.

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