Scotty Schettler began his Las Vegas journey in 1968. By the time he quit the race and sports book business he had booked over $1.5 billion for different employers. He says he knows where most of the cans are buried. His book, We Were Wise Guys and Didn't Know It is available on amazon.com.
Gaming Yesterday | There was a time when you weren’t permitted to use a phone in a race and sportsbook. The thinking of Nevada regulators was you could read the line off the odds boards and disseminate it across state lines, take or make bets with a street bookmaker, or take orders and bet with the sportsbook where you were stationed.view
Gaming Yesterday | Which pro league is going to be first to take advantage of sports betting if and when our federal government legalizes it? The sports betting world is fast changing. In a few years it will not resemble what we see now.view
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
Gaming Yesterday | Being from Western Pennsylvania my provincial pride is all in for the Steelers. Part of my hoping the Patriots stumble is because I don’t want them to pass the Steelers in Super Bowl wins.view