Pick 'n Click

More whiz kids than tough guys, today's bookies are still making a killing.

Updated: August 10, 2003, 6:29 PM ET
By Darren Rovell | ESPN The Magazine
Ask Rob Gillespie to explain how he does his job, and he'll grab a pen and paper to show you the math. Within minutes, you're staring at a puzzle of plus and minus signs and brain-busting calculus. "Tell me when I've lost you," he says. "I'll slow down."

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