VIP NFL Betting Capsules | Entering weekend No. 2 of the NFL season, the league will be making its official return to Los Angeles on Sunday when the Rams play host to the Seattle Seahawks.view
The recently concluded 5-day thoroughbred meet at Kentucky Downs in south-central Kentucky demolished all handle records. The meet beginning Sept. 3 carded 50 races that drew all-sources handle of more than $22.5 million, an increase of nearly 34 percent over the 2015 gross handle for two fewer races.view
In what is unlikely to be a revelation to Nevadans, a new study says both the major television networks and the sports they televise would benefit from sports betting, and should thus join the effort to legalize it in the United States.view
An Oklahoma-based tribe has given $400,000 to a group working to legalize casinos in three Arkansas counties.view
VIP MLB Betting Play | The Indians look to continue their dominance of the Detroit Tigers when the two teams meet in Cleveland. First pitch is set for 1:10 pm PT at Progressive Field where the Indians are -132 moneyline favorites. Cleveland is 12-1 against Detroit this season and has scored 90 runs in the 13 meetings.view
VIP Daily Wager with Weekend Warrior | Daily wagering selection from the Weekend Warrior.view
VIP NCAA Football Play of the Day | UNLV at Central Michigan game is analyzed.view
VIP GamingToday’s Consensus Picks | We put our heads together to find some great plays today. Here is one free selection:view
A plan to build an NFL stadium in Las Vegas and lure the Raiders from Oakland crossed a major hurdle Thursday when a Nevada oversight committee voted unanimously to recommend $750 million in public funding for the project.view
Wynn Las Vegas adds horse racing to its already popular mobile betting app, Wynn Mobile Sports. Designed in partnership with Miomni, Wynn Mobile Sports offers a wide range of functionalities in a user-friendly interface available in English, Spanish, French and Chinese languages.view
Red Rock Resort is celebrating fall and the season's bounty with Taste at Red Rock a poolside tasting event celebrating the most loved restaurants in the area on Saturday, Oct. 1view
Golden Nugget Las Vegas, the city's premiere destination for National Finals Rodeo entertainment, will welcome to the stage Lynyrd Skynyrd and .38 Special at The Grand Event Center.view
The proposal for a 65,000-seat domed stadium by Las Vegas Sands Corp., Majestic Realty Co. and the Oakland Raiders requiring a significant public contribution awaits a decision by Gov. Brian Sandoval on calling a special legislative session to consider the plan.view
National Hockey League Commissioner Gary Bettman speaking on Bloomberg’s Surveillance Podcast revealed some of the behind-the scenes thoughts on the recent awarding of a NHL franchise in Las Vegas to businessman Bill Foleyview
Boyd Gaming Corporation (BYD) has named Christine Spadafor as Chair of the Governance and Nominating Committee of its Board of Directors. Spadafor has served on the Boyd Board of Directors since 2009.view
The Takeover | Before I get to the OVER picks for this week, let’s talk about the new betting option in Las Vegas – USFantasy. Available at Paris Las Vegas, The LINQ and Flamingo sportsbooks, with more expected to come online this week.
The Analyst | Global Gaming Expo (G2E) is upon us again and while it is categorized as a trade show, it isn’t an ordinary trade show. G2E is “THE” gaming industry trade show. It brings just about every gaming and gaming related supplier of goods and services under one roof for a show-and-tell session.
Winning Strategies | I will not find it surprising that virtually all of Scientific Games’ table games are fitting into one of these two categories – blackjack and poker. Many inventors have tried to break this mold, and none have succeeded.
Around Town | On Monday the Global Gaming Expo (G2E) kicked off at the Sands Expo and Convention Center, showcasing the casino industry’s latest and greatest ideas and innovations, giving casino executives from around the world a look at the future.
Inside the Ring | The UFC makes its way back to the U.S for Fight Night 96. Oddsmakers have listed the bout between Linekar and Dodson as more or less a coin flip, with Dodson a slight favorite at -115 and Linekar -105.