Blog Archives

September 2015 Sports Book News

COURT DECISION: The 3rd US Circuit Court of Appeals denied New Jersey’s attempt to legalize sports betting in licensed gambling venues. What this means is that the process of legalizing sports betting in the US is going to get drawn

Posted in Uncategorized

Mission Impossible

All over the state of Nevada you can find free shots at money by participating in NFL contests. Some ask that you visit each and every week to submit picks. Others offer parlay cards that settle out each week and

Posted in SportsBook News, Uncategorized

Aliante Football Contests

Aliante will run two contests this season. A pay contest that runs $25 per entry plus a free one that operates via the players card through one of the dozen or so kiosks spread throughout the casino. First the pay

Posted in SportsBook News, Uncategorized

August 2015 Sports Book News

CONTESTS!! August is the time when Nevada sports books roll out their contests and the trend this year is toward more free and less pay set-ups. Stations has done away with the $25 entry fee Great Giveaway and has replaced

Posted in SportsBook News, Uncategorized

Sports Betting Middle Men

Everyone hopes it happens sooner than later. Legalized sports betting in the U.S. is long overdue and there are some locally who are banking on that eventuality. Start-up operations like Silver State Sports Exchange and PropSwap may just be the

Posted in SportsBook News, Uncategorized

NFL QB Depth Charts

Handicapping the NFL’s Preseason can be tough. Not knowing who will play, how long they will play and coaching objectives makes it something of crapshoot. One factor that some rely heavily on is QB playing time. Battles for the #1

Posted in SportsBook News, Uncategorized

Mesquite Sports Betting

Mesquite NV is a small town (population of around 15,000) – 81 miles down the road from Las Vegas on I-15 and the last stop East on the way to Utah and Arizona. Mesquite has three walk-up sports books. One

Posted in SportsBook News, Uncategorized

UFC 190 Viewing Parties

Ronda Rousey defends her bantamweight title tonight vs Bethe Correia in a 5 round main event from Rio de Janeiro Brazil. Rousey (11-0) is a -1800 favorite (average price among Las Vegas books) to retain her belt vs the undefeated

Posted in Archives, SportsBook News

Treasure Island Opens Mobile Betting

On Monday July 27th Treasure Island introduced their mobile betting app and began taking sign-ups. TI got theirs going at a good time as it gives bettors a month or so to get set up for the upcoming football season.

Posted in SportsBook News, Uncategorized

NFL Season Wins Betting

Season Wins lines have been up for months and Nevada sports books have something of a love/hate attitude towards these bets. They love holding onto the players money for the time it takes to settle the wagers. Those betting in

Posted in SportsBook News, Uncategorized