For Alan Boston, life is what happens between bets. That's why he's the best sports gambler around.

Updated: July 28, 2003, 12:22 PM ET
By Chad Millman | ESPN The Magazine
In 2001, I authored a book about sports betting entitled The Odds: One Season, Three Gamblers and the Death of Their Las Vegas. At the time, Alan Boston was on his way to becoming a Nevada legend. Two years later, he's arrived. -C.M.