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UCLA, other top basketball teams to play in gambling hub of Bahamas
UCLA, other top basketball teams to play in gambling hub of Bahamas

This year's Battle 4 Atlantis men's basketball tournament in the Bahamas has an exceptionally strong field of teams. Four of the eight, including UCLA, are ranked in the Associated Press top 25 media poll. Two are in the top five. In many respects, it is an ideal setting for basketball. Outside, waves will crash. Inside, sneakers will squeak. And, at the casino adjacent to where the games will be played, chips will clink. It's excitement you can bet on. Atlantis, the resort playing host to the tournament, offers a sports book. Less than a week ago, the NCAA and the major professional sports leagues successfully blocked New Jersey's effort to allow sports wagering at...

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