Nevada oddsmakers are welcoming in springtime with open hands. After a run of 12 months that was full of underdogs overcoming long chances, the NCAA men’s basketball tournament is providing casino sportsbooks with the perfect elixir.
It’s been more sorrow than celebration for patrons at Las Vegas sportsbooks this March Madness.
Utilizing the first week of March Madness in the publications, it was the oddsmakers in Nevada that played the winning hand over the sports bettors.
Using the top-seeded and defending champion Villanova Wildcats out, as well as No. 2 seeds Duke and Louisville, many brackets and wagers were busted. And that is good news for the household.
Talking with ESPN, Frank Kunovic, director of specialty games for Caesars Entertainment, said, ‘We essentially became Caesars Palace federal reserve and had been printing money.’
Vegas was due for a strong follow a 2016 that was full of forecast and recreations chaos that is betting. 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 university football, additionally the ‘Brexit’ vote kept both domestic and international oddsmakers guessing.
The March Madness victory thus far is certainly welcomed while books in Nevada have largely weathered the storm.
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