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 | College basketball season is fast approaching and it has a different feel for some of us who have been laying 11 to 10 for a few decades.view
Gaming Yesterday | One of my favorite sayings is “times change, change with them or get out of the way.” And, boy have they changed. A real game changer is the remote app. A definite upgrade for today’s sportsbooks but not so much if applied to our bookmaking in the Stardust during its heyday in the 80’s.view
Gaming Yesterday | All the best to Vic Salerno and partner Mike Knapp who are launching a unique version of fantasy sports. Their company, USFantasy Sports (USF), is a natural, and in my opinion will soon pass the current fantasy sites.view
Gaming Yesterday | Famous people wagered with us at the Stardust but sure went about it differently. Famous, or infamous, QB Art Schlichter parlayed a horrible gambling addiction with a larcenous solution into a long prison sentence.view