College football

Breaking down the favorites for the college football national championship

On the eve of the Week 13 College Football Playoff poll release, we take a look at the favorites to win this year’s national championship. Updated odds, courtesy of the Las Vegas Westgate SuperBook, are in parentheses. Alabama (3-2) Record: 10-1 Rank: 2 Trending: The Tide has been ascending steadily since its loss to Ole […]  More

NCAA football

Spot in selection committee’s top 4 drums up Alabama action

  Alabama has been the most popular team on the college football futures market in the days following the first College Football Playoff poll of the season. Jeff Simbal of CG Technology said more money has come in on the one-loss Crimson Tide than any other team since the selection committee announced its top 25 […]  More

CLEMSON, SC - NOVEMBER 14:  Head coach Dabo Swinney of the Clemson Tigers celebrates after a ruling on the field during their game against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets at Clemson Memorial Stadium on November 14, 2013 in Clemson, South Carolina.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
NCAA football

A breakdown of college football’s remaining undefeated Power 5 conference teams

Here's a look at the eight teams from Power 5 conferences that remain undefeated entering the latter stages of the season.  More


Unbeaten Patriots keep climbing, now listed as Super Bowl co-favorites

The New England Patriots, unbeaten and outscoring opponents by an average of 16 points per game, are now the co-favorites to win Super Bowl 50 according to futures odds released Tuesday by the Westgate SuperBook.  More


Packers remain the favorite in Westgate SuperBook’s updated Super Bowl odds

The Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook’s updated Super Bowl odds are out, and for the fifth consecutive week, the Green Bay Packers remain the favorite.  More

Sports betting

‘Know your enemy’: Identifying sharp action a necessary skill for Las Vegas bookmakers

One of the primary jobs of a Las Vegas bookmaker is to identify sharp action and react accordingly. But as access to information increases, and as bettors become sharper, the job is getting increasingly more difficult.  More

2015 World Series

Public support makes Blue Jays the World Series favorite at Westgate SuperBook

The Toronto Blue Jays and Los Angeles Dodgers are the favorites to meet in the 2015 World Series, according to odds released Monday by the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook.  More

NBA win totals

Las Vegas SuperBook releases NBA win totals; Knicks expected to make big improvement

The Westgate Las Vegas Race & Sports SuperBook released its totals for NBA regular season wins today with a few notable risers and fallers from last year.  More


Despite earning first victory, Colts continue sliding in Super Bowl futures odds

The Indianapolis Colts began the season as one of the favorites to bring home the Lombardi Trophy in Super Bowl 50. Three weeks later they’re quickly turning into a longshot.  More

Sports betting

After long fight, New Jersey’s bid to legalize sports betting is denied by US appeals court

The US Third Circuit Court of Appeals panel dealt a blow to the New Jersey gaming industry Tuesday, upholding an earlier court ruling that prohibited sports betting in the state.  More