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Now in its third season, the WNBA made sports history when it launched in 1997 and has been a force in helping women's sports gain increased national and international attention.
The point spread: The idea - whatever its shady origin - of forcing favorite-players to ``give'' points to underdog bettors made sports betting into a billion-dollar industry.
But it wasn't just our footballers who made sports fans proud to be Scottish yesterday - our golfers also turned on the style.