Las Vegas Sports Books – The Forgotten 3 Mid Strip

Harrahs Sports Book Las Vegas

A portion of the center strip area of Las Vegas Boulevard has also been a “no man’s land” for sports bettors as historically, the Flamingo, Harrah’s, and Casino Royale left a lot to be desired in terms of sports book amenities. Heck, Casino Royale didn’t even have a sports book until earlier this year. The aforementioned “forgotten … [Read more...]

Best Old School Las Vegas Sports Books

Mirage Sports Book - Great Screens & Great Atmosphere

Las Vegas has seen countless hotel/casinos bite the dust over the years. Along with that, the $1.99 late night steak and eggs as well as $2 blackjack have all but disappeared from Sin City. Las Vegas  sports books have seen many changes as well, where old school amenities like free Racing Forms, no questions asked complimentary drinks (without a … [Read more...]

Las Vegas Sports Book News – South Point Offering Up New England Patriots Prop

South Point Sports Book

It is now looking as a lock for Tom Brady to miss the first four games of the NFL season. The “Deflategate” punishment of four games for Brady will put the Patriots in an interesting spot the first month of the season as they play without Brady at Arizona then play the next three at Foxborough vs. Miami, Houston, and Buffalo. The South … [Read more...]

Las Vegas Sports Book News – New Look for Harrah’s Sports Book

The Old School Look of the Harrah's Sports Book Is No More as a Current Remodel Will Modernize the Space

If you would have made a list of potential Caesars Entertainment operated sports books to be remodeled, Harrah's would have been on the bottom of the list. With Caesars run spots such as Flamingo, Bally's, Rio, and Caesars Palace itself, it's mildly surprising to see  that Caesars chose the Harrah's sports book to get the makeover. The Vital … [Read more...]

Las Vegas Sports Book Conference Odds to Win the College Football Championship

The Casino Royale Sports Book/Betting Counter Gives William Hill a presence on the Vegas Strip

Future odds for college football have been on the board at Las Vegas sports books for several weeks now. If you're not willing to pull the trigger on a particular team, there is still a fun way to get on future bet action that will last the entire college football season. William Hill sports books are offering future odds on each college … [Read more...]

Vegas Sports Book News – Golden Nugget Releases College Football Games of the Year

The Golden Nugget Sports Book Releases Point Spreads for Selected 2014 College Football Games

In just 2 short months, college football will kick off and the busiest betting season for Las Vegas sports books will officially begin. However, if you are visiting Vegas over the summer months, you can get your action early as the Golden Nugget's tradition of releasing "College Games of the Year" several weeks prior to kickoff continues with a … [Read more...]

Las Vegas Sports Book News – Betting on “Virtual” Sports on the Way

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Interested in betting on “virtual” horse racing? At two Las Vegas sports books, you’ll have the chance to bet on horse races that are pure fantasy. Every 5 minutes, there will be a virtual horse race for bettors to get action on in the sports book. Win, place, show, exactas and trifectas. Many of the betting offerings available on a real … [Read more...]

Las Vegas Sports Book College Football Championship Odds

Big Upgrades to Super Book Screens

As summer rolls along, every day is a step closer to kickoff of the NCAA Football Season. Until September 1 rolls around, you can lay down some cash on a college football team or two to win it all. If you are in Vegas over the next couple of summer months, you can find some quite juicy odds at the sports book. Odds to Win NCAA Football National … [Read more...]

Las Vegas Sports Book News – Daily Fantasy Betting on its Way

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Fan Duel, Draftkings and online daily fantasy sports have been outlawed in Nevada. But now, sports books in Las Vegas and the rest of the Silver State will be getting in on the daily fantasy action as regulators have gotten the ball rolling through the state approval process to allow sports bettors to make daily fantasy bets at casinos. It would … [Read more...]

Las Vegas Sports Book Still Honors Past

The Man o' War Bronze Statue at the Westgate Super Book in Las Vegas

For those of you who are regular or even casual readers of this blog, you know my affinity for the Westgate Super Book. Even before the snappy new leather seats, VIP boxes, and upgraded giant HD screens, the Super Book was and is the type of place where the $20 parlay bettor and the $5,000 money line bettor rub elbows. With all of the sweeping … [Read more...]