Today, with March Madness in progress, we remember legendary, former UNLV college basketball coach and past CYInterview guest Jerry Tarkanian. In 1990, he led the UNLV Rebels to the National… Continue reading "With March Madness, We Remember UNLV Legendary Basketball Coach, the Late Jerry Tarkanian"
Odds Supremo, DraftKings Sportsbook Director Johnny Avello Talks March Madness and the Future of the Company
Every year, this week draws some of the most diehard basketball fans to Las Vegas. But aside from all the madness of March that the NCAA Tournament brings to the… Continue reading "Odds Supremo, DraftKings Sportsbook Director Johnny Avello Talks March Madness and the Future of the Company"
Mighty John Avello Back Talking Sunday’s Big Game, Vegas’s Future: Former Las Vegas Resort Oddsmaker Now Sportsbook Director at DraftKings
For years, you would find veteran oddsmaker John Avello working on the Las Vegas Strip during the most important sports Sunday of the year. Now he is the sportsbook director… Continue reading "Mighty John Avello Back Talking Sunday’s Big Game, Vegas’s Future: Former Las Vegas Resort Oddsmaker Now Sportsbook Director at DraftKings"
Oddsmaker of Oddsmakers, Sports Betting Head of Daily Fantasy Sports Company Draftkings, the Ever Insightful John Avello, Talks: States Getting Into Sports Betting, Its Effect on Las Vegas, Sports Gambling Shows, More
2019 was the first full year for various states outside of Nevada allowing sports betting. In the city of Las Vegas, where placing a bet on a sporting event has… Continue reading "Oddsmaker of Oddsmakers, Sports Betting Head of Daily Fantasy Sports Company Draftkings, the Ever Insightful John Avello, Talks: States Getting Into Sports Betting, Its Effect on Las Vegas, Sports Gambling Shows, More"
Director of Race and Sports at DraftKings, John Avello, Talks: NCAA Tournament 2019, Direction of DraftKings, What March Madness Means to Him, More
This year will be the first time in a long time that veteran oddsmaker John Avello will not be in a Las Vegas sportsbook for the NCAA Tournament. This week… Continue reading "Director of Race and Sports at DraftKings, John Avello, Talks: NCAA Tournament 2019, Direction of DraftKings, What March Madness Means to Him, More"
Former Wynn Las Vegas Sportsbook Head Honcho John Avello Departs to Fantasy Sports Company, DraftKings: Talks His Move, Fantasy Sports, the Future, More
Earlier this month, then Wynn Las Vegas sportsbook manager John Avello departed from his position as book supremo on the Vegas Strip, after a 13 year run. A frequent CYInterview… Continue reading "Former Wynn Las Vegas Sportsbook Head Honcho John Avello Departs to Fantasy Sports Company, DraftKings: Talks His Move, Fantasy Sports, the Future, More"
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.
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.
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.
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.