Warriors Remain Heavy Las Vegas Favorites For NBA Title Despite Two Game SkidA week ago cable TV analysts were wondering aloud how you stop the Golden State Warriors. Fast forward to today and the team facing a game four in Memphis that could put them just a single loss away from elimination.
Sweep, Cleveland Injuries Put Vegas 'Favorite' Target Squarely On Backs Of Warriors
LeBron, Cavs Overtake Warriors As Favorites For NBA TitleDespite the best record in the league and highest win total in franchise history, the Golden State Warriors could get to play the role of underdog if they reach the NBA Finals.
NBA Favorite Warriors Drawing More Betting Action Than Any Other TeamComing out of the All-Star break, the Golden State Warriors are seen by many as the favorites among Las Vegas bookies (After 37 years in the Bay Area I can't believe I just wrote that line). And the short odds apparently aren't scaring away many bets.
Over $100M Likely On The Line In Vegas By Super Bowl KickoffA flurry of early money on the New England Patriots moved the game to pick ‘em at most major Las Vegas books Sunday night after the Seattle Seahawks opened by as much as 2.5-point favorites.
Warriors, Bulls Now Las Vegas Favorites To Meet For NBA TitleThe once the league's ultimate afterthought, the Golden State Warriors are now favorites to not only make the playoffs but win the ultra-competitive Western Conference.
Vegas Odds Makers: Los Angeles, Boston Have Better Shot Than San Francisco To Host 2024 OlympicsThe United States hasn’t hosted the Summer Olympics since Atlanta in 1996. San Francisco could be in the running for the games that will take place 10 years from now, but odds makers said other U.S. cities have a better shot at hosting the Olympics.
Las Vegas Setting Odds On Jim Harbaugh Leaving The 49ersJim Harbaugh's future employer is becoming as hotly debated as any election the fall, and like recent presidential races, bookies are now giving you the opportunity to gable on the outcome.
5 Surprise Teams With Better Odds To Win The Super Bowl Than The 49ersIt's been a rough week for the 49ers: the team fell to 4-4 after a crushing defeat to the Rams, the rumors of Jim Harbaugh leaving persist, and now they've lost once-promising prospect Marcus Lattimore for good due to ongoing knee trouble. It appears Las Vegas bookies have taken note of the dark clouds currently circling Santa Clara, and they've made the three-time NFC Title Game contender a long shot to hoist the Lombardi Trophy this year.
Dodgers, 4 Other Teams Already Viewed As Better Bets Than Giants To Win 2015 World SeriesSome are calling the San Francisco Giants a dynasty, others are saying they've been lucky to pull off three World Series victories in five seasons. Either way, bookies don't see the success continuing next year.
Giants Victory Completes Sweep By Las Vegas UnderdogsWhen the San Francisco Giants finished off the Kansas City Royals Wednesday night, they accomplished a sweep of sorts: every single postseason underdog heading into the series pulled off the upset.