Sportsbook in Vegas That Still Offer Free Drinks

What’s more exciting than watching your favorite sports game? Betting on them of course. Las Vegas sports books are the place to be if you want a thrilling night of watching your favorite games and matches. What’s even more exciting are the comped or free drinks that come along at some of these establishments. Although free drinks are a little harder to come by than back in the...
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The Biggest Sportsbooks in Vegas

Las Vegas is one of the top spots for sportsbooks. Whether you wish to watch baseball, football, hockey, or any other obscure sport, there are plenty of betting opportunities in Sin City. You can find sportsbooks at some of the top name hotels as well as in more remote places located off the strip if you prefer to avoid the crowds. The sport you wish to watch and the number of ...
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How the MLB Is Protecting the Integrity of the Game

Baseball is as American as apple pie and the MLB plans to keep it that way. With the threat of sports betting taking away the family atmosphere of the sport, the MLB has taken steps to make sure that the integrity of the sport stays intact in the face of the millions of dollars that exchange hands throughout the season both legally and illegally. The MLB states that the steps t...
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Tips to be Sure Your Betting System is a Winning One

Betting can be exhilarating and frustrating at the same time. While there is no fool-proof way to ensure that you win every single time, there are certain ways that you can maximize your chances. Whether you are brand new to betting or a seasoned gambler, there are ways to enhance your earnings potential with every bet you make.  Research Everything Even if you think...
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Should you Depend on MLB Preseason Expert Win-Loss Predictions?

It is a yearly tradition – experts set out to predict who will make the MLB playoffs, who will win the World Series, and who will win various MLB trophies. But how accurate are these predictions? Should you use them in your betting endeavors this year? Some would say it has a lot to do with luck, while others think it is pure strategy that helps them pick out the right winners....
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Are You Breaking the Law When Betting on Fantasy Sports?

There are only a few exceptions to the illegality of sports betting in the United States. Namely, it is an accepted and a legal form of betting in Nevada. There has also been a push to legalize sports betting in New Jersey though this was recently shot down in court. That being said, sports’ gambling still occurs on a regular basis, it just occurs illegally. However, there is a...
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How Does Teaser Betting Work on Football?

A teaser is a group of NFL wagers made of between two and fifteen bets. This type of betting is called a teaser as you are allowed to adjust the totals and/or the point spreads in your favor. This upper hand comes with a lower payout than traditional betting. When your teaser has a point spread, you are allowed to increase or decrease the spread for the favorite, as well as for...
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Learning to Calculate Betting Margins

If you want to get into the world of sports betting then you should learn how betting margins are calculated. In layman’s terms, bookmakers create a profit margin on sports betting by accepting bets on a certain game. They change the odds to sway bets in the right proportion so that they make a profit on every game no matter what its outcome. Bookies do this by creating odds th...
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How Sports Gambling Winnings are Taxed

In America, we love to take risks, after all, with great risk comes great reward, right? So it is no wonder then why our nation employs a multi billion-dollar sports gambling industry. In 2012, the American Gambling Association reported that sports wagering in Nevada (where sports gambling is legal) totaled 3.45 billion. However, it was recently released by the National Gamblin...
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What does Betting Against the Spread Mean in Football?

Betting against the spread, or spread betting, involves placing a wager on the final conclusion of an event. However, this particular type of wager refers to several outcomes, not just a win or loss. It is used most often with sports games such as football. All football games have a betting line that points to one of the teams as the favorite to win and the other as the underdo...
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