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 | As the country breathlessly awaits the Supreme blessings on sports betting, more and more “experts” are being given media space. Lazy journalists regurgitate this nonsense like giddy groupies.view
Gaming Yesterday | I see the state of West Virginia is getting ahead of the game and has legislation ready for the launching of sports betting in anticipation of the Supremes giving the OK.view
Gaming Yesterday | When I took over the Stardust book in 1983 it was like getting the keys to a Cadillac. All I had to do was drive it and not wreck it. We drove it to the pinnacle of odds making not only in Las Vegas but the country as well.view
Gaming Yesterday | Continuing with last week’s theme where I discussed how impossible it will be to cut the sports betting pot with multiple leagues and how uncomprehending politicians will interfere, especially those who consider themselves sports experts.view
Gaming Yesterday | In my previous Supremes assessment I was in the minority regarding the future of national sports betting. I wasn’t against it but laid out simple facts and predictions why, in my opinion, it won’t work.view