Gaming Yesterday | State of New York Loses $33 million on Jets Victory Over Dolphins. That’s a headline we could see some day if sports betting becomes legalized at the federal level.view
VIP Pigskin Picks | FREE PREVIEW!! Perhaps we should have known it was destined to end as it did. Both the NFL season and the Super Bowl itself. In what has been an NFL season filled with surprises, the biggest surprise was in the game that marked the end of the season.view
Vegas Sports Books | Nevada sportsbooks showed a profit with the Patriots’ (-3) amazing come-from-behind 34-28 overtime win over the Falcons in Sunday’s Super Bowl, but the public once again held their own to close out their epic NFL regular and postseason where they routinely beat the house like never seen before.view
Winning Strategies | Oodles of money was wagered in Vegas legally on Super Bowl 51. Last year I had the pleasure of watching a man plunk hundreds of dollars on the game and then ask the man behind the betting desk what the +110 and +3 meant!view
I'm Just Saying | So the NFL was more of a quagmire for the house this season with several weeks that were less than stellar, while the public fared better. The public pulled in a haul recently when the conference championships were played.view
VIP Getting Rich with Saber | WOW! Hollywood could not have written a better script than what took place this Super Bowl Sunday.view
An enthusiastic crowd gathered Friday at South Point Casino for the ribbon cutting of the VSiN studio that will first be used at noon Sunday to preview Super Bowl 51. VSiN will officially launch Monday, Feb. 27 on Sirius radio and streamlined on VSiN.com.view
Tom Brady and the New England Patriots take on the high-scoring Atlanta Falcons in the 51st installment of the Super Bowl. Kickoff is set for 3:30 p.m. PT at Reliant Stadium in Houston where New England is favored by -3. The total is 58.5.view
NFL LI Capsule | For the fourth time in 51 Super Bowls, a coach and quarterback owning Super Bowl rings will take on a foe whose coach is making his first big game trip as the head man and whose QB has never played in an NFL championship game.view
For those with no Super Bowl predilection, the Dallas Zoo's two miniature longhorns can assist you in choosing this year's victor. Captain and Kirk, 8-month-old miniature longhorn steer brothers will race toward treat-filled pinatas Friday morning to pick a winner between the Patriots and the Falcons.view
One Mann's Opinion | Congratulations are certainly in order for broadcasting legend Brent Musburger on his retirement from play-by-play duties and on his transition to entrepreneur as one of the main forces behind the new sports information radio network now called Vegas Stats & Information Network.view
Professional tout and ultimate shark Bill Krackomberger isn’t offended by those terms nor the fact I’m fortunate enough to call him a friend.view
The Daily Racing Form (DRF) has announced new tournament partnerships that include Boyd Gaming’s venerable Horse Player World Series and the Wynn Handicapping Challenge in Las Vegas. The Del Mar Handicapping Challenge is also joining DRF’s latest contest initiative.
The new Plaza Event Center, a nearly 5,000 sq. ft. special event space at the Plaza Hotel & Casino in downtown Las Vegas is celebrating its official grand opening with a March Mania Viewing Party Friday, March 16 through Sunday, March 19.
Media reports in Connecticut say officials from that state’s two federally recognized tribes could announce within days a location for a proposed jointly owned casino near the Massachusetts border.
Enabling legislation in Georgia that would allow that state’s voters to decide if they want casino gambling took a hit late this week in the state Senate. However, the bill’s sponsor says he’s confident he can revive it over the weekend.
Professional golfer Willy Wilcox is now the first PGA player to officially sign a contract with a fantasy sports site by inking a deal this week with DraftKings, the fantasy sports gambling website.