Biggest Super Bowl LI bets in Nevada
ABC News - about 1 year
More than $100 million will be wagered on Super Bowl LI this week at Nevada sportsbooks. ESPN Chalk will keep you up to date on the biggest and most notable bets in this running file. General nuggets • Bill Sattler, director of specialty games for Caesars Entertainment and a veteran of the Las Vegas sports betting industry, expects that 70-80 percent of the money wagered on the Super Bowl will be placed in the week leading up to the Sunday kick. • As of Sunday afternoon at MGM's sportsbooks, twice as much money had been bet on New England as had been bet on Atlanta. • Out of the first $2,000 bet on the coin flip at the Westgate SuperBook, $1,300 was on heads. "We always need tails," said Ed Salmons, assistant manager at the SuperBook. • The two cross-sports props that attracted early action at the Golden Nugget sportsbook: 1) Alex Ovechkin's points in the Washington Capitals' Sunday game against the ...
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