Finish Line | After a pit stop on the short track of Martinsville last weekend, the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series is visiting another big track where the new low downforce package will have a major impact.view
Finish Line | Kyle Larson continued his incredible run on Sunday at Fontana with a win following three consecutive second-place finishes and is now listed by the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook as the 6-to-1 co-favorite with four other drivers to win NASCAR’s Cup Series Championship.view
Finish Line | Four Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races are completed with four different winners. Sunday’s paid the longest odds of all with Ryan Newman taking the Phoenix checkers. The Westgate SuperBook had Newman posted at 80-to-1 odds – only four bettors took him – in what was his first victory since 2013 (Brickyard).view
The Takeover | March Madness has finally cooled off at the books after the people got completely buried on the weekend by the bookmakers.view
Finish Line | We’re only three races into the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season, but after watching the brawl in the pits following Sunday’s Kobalt 400 in Las Vegas it feels like we’re already the playoffs.view
The Takeover | First off, I had the chance to check out UFC 209 in person at T-Mobile Arena, which is an amazing venue.view
Vegas Sports Books | I love New Year’s Eve in Las Vegas and the NFR in December brings its own vibe, but this second weekend of March is without a doubt my favorite of the year. It’s the pageantry of three college basketball conference championships playing in town while at the same time NASCAR is making a pit stop on its schedule.view
Finish Line | I didn’t have Kurt Busch to win Sunday’s Daytona 500 at 25-to-1 odds, but did do well on several props bets. But the most wagering fun I had Sunday was the least amount of what I had wagered.view
Penn National Gaming is the first casino operator in Pennsylvania to apply for a license to offer sports betting in the state, now that regulators cleared it to begin. Penn National submitted a 107-page application to the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board on Friday.
The W hotel brand is leaving the Las Vegas Strip. The SLS casino-hotel on Wednesday announced it will assume control of the W Las Vegas, which currently occupies one of the property’s three towers.
An organization working to legalize casinos in Arkansas says it raised more than $1 million last month from two American Indian tribes in neighboring Oklahoma.
Hollywood Casino in Charles Town is the first casino licensed to offer sports betting in West Virginia. The West Virginia Lottery Commission made the announcement Monday. The casino expects to start accepting bets Sept. 1.
NASCAR is on its way, Sept. 13 thru Sept. 16, to the “Entertainment Capital of the World,” Las Vegas, with a series of “fan-centric” events to promote the South Point 400, this year’s kick off event for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs.