Feist Facts | It is two weeks, as the teams have extra time to prepare for the Super Bowl. There’s only one game left on the football calendar, there are still ample opportunities for betting with hundreds of props by various oddsmakers.
Championship Sunday showed a wide variety of results for Las Vegas sports books with the overall consensus being a wash. Some books showed a small profit to break even, others a big loss. Another called it a banner day.
V.I.P. Iskoe’s NFL Football Averages and Rankings lists wins and losses straight up and against the point spread and Over/Under results. Analysis also includes yardage, turnovers and home/road scoring averages for the current 2014-2015 season through Sunday night’s game.
Years ago, gaming regulators were concerned about “third parties” or “runners” making illegal sports bets at Nevada casinos. Now federal officials are more concerned about “third parties” making sports bets as part of a money laundering scheme.
Favorites Seattle and New England took different paths to Super Bowl XLIX and as a result the public dropped the Seahawks from an opening 2.5 favorite to a pick’em at Westgate Las Vegas Superbook. The early total is 48.5.
Jerry's Nugget is hosting a 2015 Big Game viewing party with plenty of great food and giveaways to go around.
When you start seeing numbers pop up on the sportsbook wall boards, it kind of says football is close as July approaches. Over the weekend, the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook set the fall mood for us all by posting odds to win on eight conference championship games. At 1:30 p.m. this Friday, the Golden Nugget sportsbook will be releasing pointspreads on their college football “games of the year.”