V.I.P. On the Mark | When Mark Davis made his first trek to Las Vegas last month to sell the city on the Raiders it seemed like a gambling chip on the table to force Oakland to build a football stadium. But Davis came back and it sure appears like game on!
The possibility of the Oakland Raiders moving to Las Vegas inched a bit closer to reality when owner Mark Davis not only pledged to move the Raiders to the city, but put $500 million into the proposed $1.4 billion domed stadium.
The Takeover | Now that Vegas has gotten rid of the old rule on voting, as shown by odds opening for Heisman trophy winner and Cy Young award recently. Let’s shoot for getting these props for the NFL Draft next August.
Around Town | Football is in the air and on the tongues of sports bettors all over town as excitement builds for the 2016 NFL Draft this Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
Wiseguy Report | Everybody is talking about quarterbacks, with the NFL draft starting on Thursday. In recent weeks, both the Los Angeles Rams and the Philadelphia Eagles paid a steep price to move up to 1 and 2.
Vegas Sports Books | The Washington Nationals had baseball's best record through Sunday, which translates to +8.4 units if betting them every game, which also is the best return on investment. But the really big story of April has been the Cubs..
The past few years the West Coast runners have dominated the Derby and on the surface it could happen again with horses like the favorite Nyquist, the Santa Derby winner Exaggerator, the very consistent Baffert runner Mor Spirit who has never been worse than second in all seven of his starts.
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- On the surface West Coast looks like Derby winner