Paul Stone’s Comp College Play

The Familiar Blue of William Hill Sports Books Coming to the Vegas Strip (Primm Location Pictured)

Iowa -7 over Purdue - One week after shellacking Ohio State by 31 points in one of the season’s  biggest shockers, the Iowa Hawkeyes fell back down to Earth last week on the floor of Camp Randall Stadium. Wisconsin not only handled the Hawkeyes, it manhandled them. On the receiving end of a one-sided 38-14 thumping, Iowa only mustered a … [Read more...]

College Football Play via Paul Stone

Betting Counter at the New California Sports Book Downtown

Boston College +3 over NC State - The Boston College Eagles enter Saturday’s home contest against the North Carolina State Wolfpack on a three-game winning streak, with all coming as a betting underdog. In fact, Boston College, which is coming off a bye, outperformed the line in those three wins (Louisville, Virginia and Florida State) by a … [Read more...]

Las Vegas Sports Book News – Monte Carlo Sports Book Moving…But When?

Monte Carlo Sports Book to be Re-Located

The state of the existing sports book at the Monte Carlo definitely has the feel of a place that will be seeing its final days soon. On a recent visit, the sports book was closed at 8:45 pm on a Friday night. There was a college football game still going as well as a couple of NBA games. The faded large screen in the middle of the sports book was … [Read more...]

College Football Play via Paul Stone

Betting Counter at the New California Sports Book Downtown

Iowa +18 over Ohio State  - The Ohio State Buckeyes are riding high after last week’s come-from-behind 39-38 victory over Penn State. By virtue of the win which kept their national title aspirations alive, the Buckeyes debuted at No. 6 this week in the 2017 season’s initial College Football Playoff Rankings. Strange things, however, can … [Read more...]

Las Vegas Sports Books – Best of (Part 1 in a Series)

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PART 1 IN A SERIES Las Vegas is increasingly being known as a sports town. The NHL has come to Sin City, the Raiders are on their way, and major media sports outlets regularly report on the Las Vegas Sports Book point spread when providing information on a game. Most of the warranted Las Vegas hype revolves around nightclubs, shows, and good … [Read more...]