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May 6, 2015

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NCAA Tournament by the odds: Las Vegas picks and preview of Sunday’s Elite 8

Three of the top six coaches in all-time Elite 8 appearances bring teams into Sunday’s regional finals, including each of the two with the most. Duke’s Mike Krzyzewski reached the round for the 14th time this season. Despite coaching 11 seasons fewer than Krzyzewski, Louisville’s Rick Pitino advanced to his 12th Elite 8 …

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NCAA Tournament by the odds: Vegas picks and preview of Saturday’s Elite 8

On this same Saturday a year ago, the overall top seed in the NCAA Tournament laid double digits in the Elite Eight while two of the nation’s other best teams …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Utah vs. Duke

For everyone that’s asked for bigger-money bets in the South Point-lined Play of the Day, your gift is below. …

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NCAA Tournament by the odds: Las Vegas picks and preview of the Sweet 16

The two favorites to win the NCAA Tournament compete in primetime tonight. Kentucky and Arizona must win two more games before …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Angels vs Indians

Here’s the latest installment of the Play of the Day, which uses odds from the South Point. Our three sports writers started with …

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16 NCAA Tournament betting notes to know before wagering on the Sweet 16

Many of the thousands of tourists who visited town to gamble on the NCAA Tournament last week departed with two things diminished — their egos and their bankrolls. Sports books stymied bettors over the first weekend of March Madness. …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Vanderbilt at Stanford

Here’s the latest installment of the Play of the Day, which uses odds from the South Point. Our three sports writers started with …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Louisiana Tech at Texas A&M

The focus on the college basketball postseason moves onward in the Play of the Day, which uses odds from the South Point and $10,000 starting bankrolls. …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Kansas vs. Wichita State

Here’s the latest installment of the Play of the Day, which uses odds from the South Point. Our three sports writers started with …

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NCAA Tournament by the odds: Las Vegas picks and preview of Sunday’s games

Exhausted from three full days of gambling, sports book crowds typically disappear on Sunday morning of the first NCAA Tournament weekend …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Butler vs. Notre Dame

Talking Points has bettors covered, literally, for the NCAA Tournament …

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NCAA Tournament by the odds: Las Vegas picks and preview of Saturday’s games

Exiting a sports book Thursday night in some cases may have required swimming through a pool of discarded betting slips. The first full day of the NCAA Tournament went down as …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Robert Morris vs. Duke

Here’s the latest installment of the Play of the Day, which uses odds from the South Point. Our three sports writers started with …

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Vegas Play of the Day: Wofford vs. Arkansas

Here’s the latest installment of the Play of the Day, which uses odds from the South Point. Our three sports writers started with …

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NCAA Tournament by the odds: How Las Vegas sports books see East Region

Hollywood studios would recruit Martin Scorsese as director if the NCAA Tournament’s East Region were a screenplay. Portions of the script could be adopted from a long-lost Horatio Alger manuscript. …

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