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Mike Gelfand is a longtime writer and radio personality in the Twin Cities. He has written for the Minneapolis Tribune and Wall Street Journal and was a member of the KQ Morning Show. You can hear him on Bob Sansevere's BS Show Wednesdays and Fridays.

GELFAND: Bombs over Bunts — Lamenting the Bygone Era of the...

In this year of the check-swing home run, the most risible baseball anachronism has to be the All-Star game's home run derby. Because that's pretty...

GELFAND: Bettors, Bracket Fillers Should Regret Picking Duke in the NCAA...

By now, you are either aware of how fortunate Duke is to still be in contention for the NCAA hoops title, or you are...

GELFAND: Set Your Eyes to Zion

March Madness is finally upon us, and, like spring, it somehow seems to be late this year. Perhaps this is because of February Madness,...

THE MINNESOTA LINE: Super Bowl Prop Madness

Sam Ekstrom and Mike Gelfand spend the show listening to Colton's Super Bowl prop bets. They involve NBA crossovers and Horizon League point totals....

GELFAND: Super Bowl Participants May Not Be Deserving, But the League...

THURSDAY, JAN. 31 -- It's 29 below outside, and the icy stab of what appears to be the apocalypse finds its way through every...

GELFAND: The Negative Indicator Returns for Championship Weekend Picks

Offense, as we all know, wins games in the NFL. Whereas defense...well, perhaps not this year. Given that for the first time ever, the top...

GELFAND: Debating the Kiss Cam and a Divisional Round Pick

The final seven games of the NFL season often produce memorable results, but that doesn't make them wagering opportunities. Indeed, as the games get...

GELFAND: Mama Gelfand, Champale and a Wild Card Pick

My mother viewed herself as something of a social renegade. Although she stopped short of embracing the lifestyle of her somewhat felonious cousins, she...

GELFAND: The Negative Indicator and Week 17 Picks

With my bankroll imploding and my mind on more important things (namely the loss of a close friend), I've decided to let my picks...

GELFAND: That Ain’t My Truck….and a Week 16 Pick

That ain't my truck in her drive Man this ain't my day tonight Looks like she's in love and I'm out of luck That ain't my shadow...