NFL Replacement Refs Monday Night Football Fiasco Has Big Impact on Las Vegas Sports Books

MNF Replacement Refs

The NFL is the ultimate reality show and the circus-like ending to the Monday Night Football game between the Seahawks and Packers proved that point. The controversial finish had a substantial bearing on millions of dollars bet on the game, not to mention fantasy football owners who had the Packers D or Golden Tate in their starting line ups. As … [Read more...]

Best Las Vegas Sports Books – Venetian Sports Book Review

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Venetian Race and Sports Book (Cantor) Seats: Approximately 100 with additional VIP areas for horse and sports wagering. Screens: Over 30 screens which can be configured to show various events simultaneously within a 100-foot wide high definition panoramic screen. The Venetian sports book is a large and open space, which opened in late … [Read more...]

Best Las Vegas Sports Books for Watching NFL & College Football – Five Solid Options

Lagasse's Stadium Entrance

With NFL and College football season in full swing, Las Vegas sports books are buzzing with activity on autumn weekends as locals and visitors alike take in all of the pigskin action. There are dozens of sports book choices in Vegas and for the most part, all of them have something unique to offer. But which Vegas sports books are the best for … [Read more...]

College Football Longshots – Rolling the Dice in Las Vegas…While at the Sports Book

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College football provided a historic upset earlier this month as one of the biggest underdog victories in recent memory occurred when Texas State defeated Houston 30-13. Certainly an unexpected result as Texas State was a 34-point underdog. But what was probably more unexpected was anyone placing a money line bet (+6000 or 60-1) on Texas State to … [Read more...]

Best Las Vegas Sports Books – MGM Grand Sports Book Review

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Seats: Approximately 100 with additional Skybox seating Screens: Three jumbo-sized big screens and over 40 additional televisions The MGM sports book is nicely decorated and has a semi- intimate feel, almost like being seated in a long, properly furnished, wide corridor. There are several personal screens for horse racing and the set up for … [Read more...]

Exploring Las Vegas as Football Season Kicks Off – A 48 Hour Vegas Sports Book Adventure


Labor Day weekend marks the kick-off of Las Vegas sports book season as throngs of sports bettors descend on Vegas for the opening weekend of college football. The NFL is also just days away from kick-off and betting action on all of the week one pro football games is hot and heavy at the ticket windows. I spent a couple of days in my favorite town … [Read more...]

Best Las Vegas Sports Books – Bellagio Sports Book Review

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Bellagio Race and Sports Book Seats: Approximately 200. Screens: Over a dozen big screens, 50 flat screens, and individual monitors for horse racing and sports viewing. An impressive and classy locale is what best describes the Bellagio, whose sports book boasts a lot of space and upscale accommodations in a very elegant setting. The … [Read more...]

Best Las Vegas Sports Books – The Wynn Sports Book Review

Wynn Race and Sports Book Seats: 200 seats in the race and sports book and connected sports lounge. Screens: Over 30 plasmas and 3 big screens. Individual monitors provided in most seating areas. The plush and lavish Wynn lives up to its reputation as one of Vegas’ best hotel/casinos with an impressive sports book that goes the extra mile … [Read more...]

LVH Sports Book Review


LVH Race and Sports Book - The SuperBook Seats: Seating for over 300, with an additional 1,000+ seats for special events in the LVH Theater Screens: Approximately 50 TVs and 30 big screens, with an additional 300 square foot jumbo screen. The LVH “SuperBook” is just that, boasting the largest floor area of any sports book in the world. … [Read more...]

Las Vegas Sports Books With The Best Service

Wynn Sports Book

Las Vegas Sports Books – Top 5 for Best Service The quality of service isn’t usually the first thing one thinks of when deciding where to play their $50 NFL parlay card, but there are sports books in Vegas that go the extra mile when it comes to catering to the customer. Whether it’s a courteous ticket writer who isn’t stingy with drink … [Read more...]