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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: Jimmy One Shoe and Week 9 Picks

It's Breeder's Cup weekend, which means it's time to tell a sad story about an old racetrack pal. So this is the mostly true...

THE MINNESOTA LINE: Colton Finally Hit a Parlay, Week 9 Picks...

Mike Gelfand, Colton Molesky and Sam Ekstrom are back for more sports betting fun. Colton takes a decisive lead in the bankroll standings with...

THE MINNESOTA LINE: 8 Out of 9 Ain’t Bad + Week...

Mike Gelfand, Colton Molesky and Sam Ekstrom evaluate their performances last week and look ahead to a tricky Week 8. Colton laments his near-miss...

GELFAND: MNF Insights and Week 8 Picks

These are sullen, polarized, vicious, violent and pretty much despicable times. And that's just on the football field. Look past America's pastime (sorry, baseball)...

GELFAND: Bad Baseball Beats and Week 7 NFL Picks

For reasons I can no longer recall -- hell, it's been two weeks already -- I placed a wager on Houston to get to...

THE MINNESOTA LINE: A Nine-Team Parlay (!) & Week 7 Picks

Mike Gelfand, Colton Molesky and Sam Ekstrom discuss another wacky NFL week, some of the absurdly high point totals and Colton's stab at a...

GELFAND: Week 6 Picks and the Gambler’s Annoyance

Losing irritates any sane gambler. Going an absurdly unlikely 0-3 can cause momentary episodes of irrationality. No, I would never kick my cat. But...

GELFAND: Week 5 Picks and Spawning Nematodes

So, after all the fuss, the whole thing was a sham. And boy, did those wise guys on Park Avenue have us fooled. We...

THE MINNESOTA LINE: Hockey/Hoops Betting & Week 5 Picks

Mike Gelfand, Colton Molesky and Sam Ekstrom review a topsy turvy Week 4, discuss the benefits and pitfalls of betting on winter sports, debate...

GELFAND: Week 4 Picks with a Dash of Apostasy

Perhaps I shouldn't admit it, but I enjoyed watching the Vikings lose to the Rams on Thursday. Before I am banished to the hacky-sack...