Early betting for Super Bowl 51 is light, mostly Patriots and the Over
One day after the Super Bowl 51 matchup was set there were some early indicators of where things might be heading. Covers talks about the action with Nick Bogdanovich, from William Hill US in Nevada, and Scott Kaminsky, of TheGreek.com.
Total for Super Bowl 51 already highest ever, could climb higher
Patrick Everson talks with oddsmakers from Las Vegas and online sportsbooks about the lofty total that has been set for Super Bowl 51, and how high they think it could get before kickoff.
Six mistakes Super Bowl bettors make
Whether you're a seasoned sports bettor or wagering for the first time, the Super Bowl has a unique set of pitfalls to look out for. Covers' Jason Logan points out these mistakes before it's too late.
Early Super Bowl bettors are siding with the Patriots as favorites
The Super Bowl LI pointspread has been on the board for 24 hours and already sportsbooks are seeing a very decisive opinion from early public plays on the Patriots. However, books are bracing for some late money on the Falcons.
Sharp money likes Under historic Super Bowl total, but books won't budge
The total for Super Bowl LI is a record-high 59 points and wiseguys immediately bet the Under. Despite that action, however, books aren't dropping the number knowing the public will jump on the Over as kickoff comes closer.
Las Vegas bookies recall worst Super Bowl lines and 'Big Game' sweats
With Super Bowl 51 just days away, Covers asked Nevada bookmakers to reminisce on Super Bowls gone by. But not about all the great games and huge plays. We asked them about lines that just didn’t work out for them in the end.
What goes into making - and taking - a million dollar sports bet
Covers' asks sportsbooks in Las Vegas and online what goes in to taking and making a $1 million wager? Find out how bookmakers deal with a whale of a wager and - gulp - the process of paying out a million dollar winner.
Make Super Sunday in Vegas extra special by finding the right party
Super Bowl is one of the busiest times of year for Las Vegas and Sin City answers that demand with a slew of Big Game viewing parties. Marc Meltzer helps you size up these soirees and make the most of your Super Sunday.
NBA Betting Road Map: Is the 76ers' recent success for real?
Covers Expert Al McMordie is back with the latest edition of his weekly betting roadmap series, taking look at the betting landscape for the upcoming week in the NBA.
Here's what you can start betting after Super Bowl Sunday
Football is almost done until the fall and sports bettors will be looking for other wagering options. We talk about some great upcoming betting markets with Jeff Stoneback at The Mirage sportsbook in Las Vegas.
Daily fantasy basketball: This week's top elite options
We all know who are the best players in the NBA, but these superstars come at a premium price in daily fantasy. Monty Andrews is here to help you find the best bang for your buck when shopping for high-priced talent.
2016 Las Vegas casino revenue reports show drastic shift in focus
Every year the state releases revenue information for Nevada casinos and the casinos aren’t reinventing the wheel. They’re following consumer trends and offering better products where the consumers are spending money.
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