Sports books end up with small Super Bowl win
LAS VEGAS -- Sports books in Nevada hung on to win just over $724,000 from Super Bowl bets despite heavy gambling on the Green Bay Packers and lots of scoring, Nevada gambling regulators said Tuesday.
The Nevada Gaming Control Board said $87.5 million was wagered on the NFL's championship game in 183 sports books across the state.
Of those bets, casinos kept less than 1 percent.
"I can't say I've got a cheesehead in my office right now," said Jay Kornegay, ...
Read full story