Tag: Gambling Podcast

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    Wynn Las Vegas Sportsbook Manager John Avello Breaks Down Super 51 and the Vegas Action

    This coming weekend, thousands of residents and visitors will be watching Super Bowl 51 on the Las Vegas Strip, as well as taking advantage of gaming there. To discuss where the spread and money currently is going for Super Bowl 51 between the Atlanta Falcons and New England Patriots, we welcome back to CYInterview Wynn Las Vegas sportsbook manager John Avello. Mr. Avello revealed to us there have already been multiple six figure bets on both the New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons to win the big game. The game currently has the Patriots as a three point favorite over the Falcons. At the Wynn, players can also bet on 200 different props during the game.

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    Wynn Las Vegas Oddsmaker-in-Chief John Avello Shares Vegas Eye View of Alabama/Clemson College Football Championship Game, More

    At the Wynn Las Vegas, this year's College Football Playoff National Championship Game could very well be the most wagered on event in the history of national championship games for the sport, according to their sportsbook manager and CYInterview regular John Avello. We welcome John back to breakdown some of the angles for the big game, that will take place on Monday evening January 9th. Mr. Avello told us he currently has five and six figure bets on both Alabama and Clemson to win the national title. So far there has been more money wagered on Alabama than Clemson. However, the veteran oddsmaker says this game is a true even contest and it could swing in either direction.

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    Overlord of Odds, Wynn Las Vegas Sportsbook Manager John Avello Talks First Weekend of NFL 2016, Props, NHL Vegas Start 2017, More

    This Sunday is the first weekend for the 2016 season of the NFL. For sports gambling in Las Vegas, it means a busier weekend than usual at the sportsbook counters. Before the first weekend of regular season games begin, we welcome back Wynn Las Vegas sportsbook manager and CYInterview regular John Avello, to fill us in on who people are betting on to win the Super Bowl, what regular season props are available, putting the NFL lines together and more. Back in May, at the Wynn sportsbook in Las Vegas, Mr. Avello shared his thoughts on the Oakland Raiders possibly moving to Vegas [see here]. With so much buzz about a possible new football stadium being built and the Raiders relocating to the city, we asked John his thoughts about the other pro team already committed to the town, the NHL franchise which will begin play in 2017 at the T-Mobile Arena.

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    College Football, Olympic Betting, $10 Million + Win at Wynn Slots, Wynn Mobile App: Odds Titan, Wynn Las Vegas Sportsbook Manager John Avello Gives Breakdowns and Background

    The 2016 Olympics wrapped up a few weeks ago. Now, Labor Day weekend is here. That means it is the start of the college football season. Many people will spend their time watching games nonstop, until the last one on Monday evening. Who are the NCAA teams people are betting on to win the national title? Will there be more betting action than a normal college football week 1, in Las Vegas this weekend? For the first time in more than two decades, people were able to bet on the Olympics. How much interest did sports gamblers have in the Rio Games? Additionally, someone won 10.7 million dollars on a slot machine at the Wynn Las Vegas recently. How significant was that? To answer all those questions and more, we welcome back Wynn Las Vegas sportsbook manager and CYInterview regular John Avello to provide us his always interesting sports gambling analysis direct from the Las Vegas Strip.

  • Five Dollar Blackjack, Las Vegas Strip 2016

    Millions will travel to Las Vegas this summer. Many will want to take a shot at one of America's most popular casino games. On a variety of online forums, as well as Las Vegas related articles, you might read that lots of people going to Vegas are on the lookout for less than $10 blackjack tables and other casino games they feel do not exist anymore, at least on the Las Vegas Strip. Though some believe the only place to play low stakes blackjack is somewhere off the strip at one of the downtown casinos, near Freemont Street for example, they would be wrong. During our recent visit to Vegas [see all our coverage here] we found numerous places with $5 Blackjack on the Las Vegas Strip.

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    The Emperor of Odds, John Avello of the Wynn Las Vegas Sportsbook Sits Down with Us at the Wynn to Talk Baseball, Football, Mayweather Fighting Again, Oakland Raiders and the New Poker Room at the Encore in Las Vegas

    Since 2011, Wynn Las Vegas sportsbook manager John Avello has provided us with in-depth sports gambling analysis. With summer fast approaching, that means two things. First, baseball is in high gear. And second, the NFL and college football seasons are right around the corner. This time live from the Wynn Las Vegas Sportsbook, the veteran sports oddsmaker and CYInterview regular talked about some of the hot sports wagering topics, the new poker room at the Wynn Encore Resort and some possible happenings in the Las Vegas sports scene with Floyd Mayweather Jr. and the Oakland Raiders.

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    Wynn Las Vegas Sports Book Super Odds Maker, John Avello, Talks Odds for Super Bowl 50; Gives Insight into Future of Fantasy Sports in Vegas, More

    We are still a few days away from Super Bowl 50, matching up the Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos, but the action is already in full gear in Las Vegas. So far, at the Wynn sportsbook in Las Vegas there have been gamblers putting down six figure bets on the game. The Super Bowl is one of the most bet on sporting events during the calendar year. To break down many of the gambling aspects for the big game Sunday, we welcome back Wynn Las Vegas sportsbook manager and CYInterview regular John Avello. He also fills us in on the future of daily fantasy sports in Nevada and tells us the Wynn Mobile App is only a few weeks away from launching.

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    Odds Honcho John Avello, of the Wonderful Wynn Las Vegas Sportsbook: Talks Mayweather Fight, NFL, Wynn Sports Betting App (Nevada Only) and Potential Presidential Betting?

    1. This weekend could very well be Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s last fight. He will enter the squared circle against Andre Berto. 2. The NFL has its first full slate of regular season football games this Sunday. 3. It was announced this week that Wynn Las Vegas will host the first Democratic debate on October 13th. Who better to speak with about these things than Wynn Las Vegas Sportsbook manager and CYInterview regular John Avello. During our conversation, Mr. Avello revealed to us that in a few months, residents and tourists of the state of Nevada will be able to bet sports on their smart phones, with the Wynn’s own sportsbook betting app. We also discussed whether a person might be able to make a wager, in the future, on who the next President of the United States will be. The head oddsmaker was as interesting as always when covering these topics.

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    Gallop On: Wynn Las Vegas Sportsbook Manager, CYInterview Regular John Avello Comments on Triple Crowner American Pharoah, the Action and How the House Did for Mayweather/Pacquiao

    This past weekend, American Pharoah became the first horse since 1978 to win the Triple Crown of Horse Racing by winning the Belmont Stakes. A horse must win the Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes and Belmont Stakes to become a Triple Crown winner. With all the attention surrounding this amazing sports story, we welcome back Wynn Las Vegas Sportsbook manager and CYInterview regular John Avello to get his analysis on this historic feat. Mr. Avello has over 30 years of Las Vegas gaming experience and has always provided us compelling sports insights.

  • The Fight of the Century, Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: Wynn Sports Book Supremo John Avello and Former Professional Boxer/Current Boxing Trainer/Ring Historian Bobby Rooney Weigh In

    This Saturday night in Las Vegas will be the most anticipated boxing match of this century. When Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao get into the ring at the MGM Grand, it will be a fight fans have waited years for. Many thought the match would never happen, including the late, great boxing historian and past CYInterview guest Bert Sugar [see here]. CYInterview brings in its experts to breakdown all the angles. We are joined by Wynn Las Vegas sportsbook manager John Avello who provides us analysis on all the gambling action for this bout. Additionally, we are joined by former boxer and current trainer Bobby Rooney to provide analysis on what he thinks will go down in the squared circle on Saturday night.