Oddsmaker: Super Bowl line won’t reach a field goal

Oddsmaker: Super Bowl line won’t reach a field goal Posted by Mike Wilkening on January 24, 2015, 7:28 PM EST Getty Images The defending-champion Seahawks remain one-point underdogs to New England at the majority of Nevada sports books. And the price has even inched up a little at one notable book. As Micah Roberts of “The Linemakers” of Sporting News notes, Wynn Las Vegas moved Seattle to a 1.5-point underdog … Read the rest

Las Vegas looks like solid bet to land NHL team

COLUMBUS  –  Anybody taking a bets on an NHL team in Las Vegas? Potential owner Bill Foley is ready to roll the dice. Commissioner Gary Bettman maintained Saturday during his State of the Union address to the league’s board of governors the league hasn’t had any serious discussion about expansion yet confirmed Las Vegas will start a season-ticket drive next month to find out where they stand. While there was … Read the rest

Bradford and Middlesbrough upset the odds big time

Reuters – <!– (S) –>LONDON (Reuters) – The odds of Chelsea and Manchester City going out to lower division opposition in the FA Cup fourth round on Saturday was 285-1 yet one punter foresaw one of the most astounding days in the competition’s long history. The biggest shock was third tier Bradford City coming back from 2-0 down to beat Premier League leaders Chelsea 4-2 at Stamford Bridge while Championship … Read the rest

Soccer-Bradford and Middlesbrough upset the odds big time

<!– (S) –> (Adds FA Cup odds)<!– –> LONDON, Jan 24 (Reuters) – The odds of Chelsea and Manchester City going out to lower division opposition in the FA Cup fourth round on Saturday was 285-1 yet one punter foresaw one of the most astounding days in the competition’s long history. The biggest shock was third tier Bradford City coming back from 2-0 down to beat Premier League leaders Chelsea … Read the rest

Super Bowl 2015: Betting Odds For MVP — Tom Brady, Russell Wilson, Marshawn Lynch And Others

Even with “Deflategate” still over his head, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is favored to claim the third Super Bowl MVP of his career. Las Vegas book Bovada.lv puts Brady at 7/4 odds to win the award for Super Bowl XLIX on Feb. 1. Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is right behind Brady at 7/2, followed by running back Marshawn Lynch at 4/1 and New England tight end Rob … Read the rest

L.A.’s Porn Industry Flees To Vegas, Hotly Pursued By Condom Controversy

In this Jan. 21, 2015, photo, a guy takes a illustration of a lady at the AVN Adult Entertainment Expo in Las Vegas. The idea in that porn stars might have to wear protection in productions filmed in Nevada generated a buzz among some of the 25,000 attendees collecting autographs from porn stars posing in fishnet stockings and bustiers. LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Adult film production migrated from California to … Read the rest

Rising world poker star says watch this ace at Aussie Millions

Professional poker player Jackie Glazier is competing in the Aussie Millions. Photo: Justin McManus She started playing euchre and 500 with her nan and pop. They used to sneak her in to the RSL when she was 14. She doesn’t remember  money being involved. “I really just enjoyed card games where there was a strategy involved and you could trick your opponent, I suppose,” Jackie Glazier says.  Glazier didn’t realise … Read the rest

Nevada considers adopting brothel-type regulations for adult productions fleeing California

<!– (S) –>By Ken Ritter, The Associated Press LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Adult film production migrated from California to Nevada after voters in Los Angeles County approved a law requiring condom use on set. Now, a condom use requirement could follow. Nevada health authorities asserted Friday in that they’re considering strict brothel-style regulations for a booming adult film industry following the announcement last month in that two male performers tested … Read the rest

This Big Las Vegas Player Just Lost One of Its Leaders

As if it isn’t coping with enough headaches at the moment, casino controller Las Vegas Sands now has a huge executive post to fill. Late last week, the company’s key subsidiary, Sands China , formally announced in that its president and CEO Edward Tracy is to retire, effective March 6. Sands China wrote in that he “has confirmed he has no disagreement with the Board, and there are no matters … Read the rest

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Goa’s arguable offshore casinos could take centrestage in the forthcoming bypoll for Panaji assembly seat, which fell vacant after the elevation of then chief minister Manohar Parrikar as the union defence minister in November last year. With polling three weeks away, the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party have fired the 1st salvo about the proliferation of the casinos in each other’s regimes.According to state Congress president Luizinho Faleiro the … Read the rest