Wagering on sports has come a long way since the times of this neighborhood bookie. Nevada legalized sports wagering in 1949, becoming the only place in the United States in which you can make a legal bet on a sporting match.
Nevada sports books take in close to $3 billion in wagers each year. Roughly 95 percent of this has returned to gamblers who obtained.
Before you visit Las Vegas to put a bet on your favorite team, check out the hottest Vegas lines for football, basketball and more. Additionally, view advance chances on upcoming sporting events.