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Bellagio mistake leads to possibly biggest loss for Las Vegas sportsbooks

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

The Bellagio might have suffered the biggest ever sportsbook loss in Las Vegas history when it allowed a quarter-million dollars in winning wagers to be placed on baseball games well after they had started. The winnings were spread among approximately 50 so-called “past-post” bets that were wagered on in-progress Chinese and Korean baseball games, the...
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Las Vegas sportsbook suffers one of biggest losses ever

Las Vegas sportsbook suffers one of biggest losses ever

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

LAS VEGAS - The nearly quarter-million dollars in winning wagers reportedly placed at MGM Resorts last Sunday might be the largest sportsbook loss in Las Vegas history on bets made after an event has started. Seven longtime Las Vegas bookmakers can't recall a larger loss, the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports. But each oddsmaker has taken...
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Bottas on pole for Silverstone GP ahead of teammate Hamilton

Bottas on pole for Silverstone GP ahead of teammate Hamilton

SILVERSTONE, England - Valtteri Bottas qualified in pole position Saturday ahead of Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton for Formula One's 70th Anniversary Grand Prix. Read more ...

Pakistan in control with England 167-5 at tea chasing 277

Pakistan in control with England 167-5 at tea chasing 277

MANCHESTER, England - Yasir Shah put Pakistan in pole position to beat England at tea on day 4 of the first test at Old Trafford on Saturday. Read more ...

Trump defends gathering at Bedminster golf club as ‘peaceful protest'

Trump defends gathering at Bedminster golf club as ‘peaceful protest'

“You know you have an exclusion in the law. It says peaceful protest or political activity, right?” Trump said. Read more ...

Ryan Christenson's apparent Nazi salute sickens Cody Decker

Ryan Christenson's apparent Nazi salute sickens Cody Decker

A former baseball player said anti-Semitism was “rampant” in the sport after a coach was chastised for making an apparent Nazi salute. Oakland Athletics bench coach Ryan... Read more ...

What channel is NASCAR on today? TV schedule, start time for Saturday...

What channel is NASCAR on today? TV schedule, start time for Saturday Michigan race

Here's a complete guide to watching Saturday's NASCAR race at Michigan International Speedway, including the TV channel and start time. Read more ...

Celtics build 40-point lead, roll past Raptors 122-100

Celtics build 40-point lead, roll past Raptors 122-100

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Jaylen Brown scored 20 points, Jayson Tatum added 18 and the Boston Celtics never trailed on the way to an emphatic 122-100 win over the Toronto... Read more ...

Red Sox Hold off Blue Jays with Moreland's Bat and Bullpen

Red Sox Hold off Blue Jays with Moreland's Bat and Bullpen

BOSTON - Alex Verdugo hit two solo homers over the Green Monster, Mitch Moreland had a two-run shot and Boston's beleaguered staff rebounded to lift the Red Sox past the... Read more ...

Tigers outslug Pirates 17-13 in 11 innings after layoff

Tigers outslug Pirates 17-13 in 11 innings after layoff

PITTSBURGH - Niko Goodrum drove in five runs, two on a double in a big 11th inning that sent the Detroit Tigers over the Pittsburgh Pirates 17-13 in a startling slugfest on... Read more ...

Trout homers again on birthday, but Angels fall to Rangers

Trout homers again on birthday, but Angels fall to Rangers

ARLINGTON, Texas - Mike Trout homered again on his birthday, but Robinson Chirinos drove in two runs without a hit and the Texas Rangers snapped a three-game losing streak with... Read more ...

Oakland A's Bench Coach Ryan Christenson Performs Nazi Salute In Victory...

Oakland A's Bench Coach Ryan Christenson Performs Nazi Salute In Victory Celebration

He later apologized and said the "racist and horrible salute" was unintentional. Read more ...