Las Vegas oddsmakers are welcoming in spring with open hands. After a run of 12 months that has been full of underdogs overcoming long chances, the NCAA men’s basketball tournament is providing casino sportsbooks using the perfect elixir.
It has been more sorrow than celebration for patrons at Las Vegas sportsbooks this March Madness.
With all the first week of March Madness in the publications, it absolutely was the oddsmakers in Nevada that played the hand that is winning the sports bettors.
Utilizing the top-seeded and champion that is defending Wildcats out, as well as No. 2 seeds Duke and Louisville, many brackets and wagers are busted. And that is good news for the home.
Talking with ESPN, Frank Kunovic, director of specialty games for Caesars Entertainment, said, ‘We basically became Caesars Palace federal reserve and were printing money.’
Vegas was due for a strong run after a 2016 that was full of forecast and sports betting chaos. The election of Donald Trump, Leicester City winning the Premier League, the Chicago Cubs winning the World Series, Cleveland winning the NBA Finals, Clemson upending Alabama in college football, as well as the ‘Brexit’ vote kept both domestic and oddsmakers that are international.
While publications in Nevada have largely weathered the storm, the March Madness victory thus far is welcomed.
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