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Vegas for the SB - any suggestions?

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by Rufino, Jan 28, 2007.

  1. Rufino

    Rufino Active Member

    Previous SB plans have fallen through, so I'm now planning on going to Vegas. I've been to LV a bunch of times, love the place, but I've never been out there for this. With that, I ask my SportsJournalists.com brethren who are in Vegas or know what's happening: what's the best plan of action for this Super Bowl Sunday?

    I know they've nixed official casino SB parties because the NFL has a stick up its ass about Vegas, but is there anything good going on in town ties in with the game? Is there a way to reserve a seat in a sports book? All suggestions welcomed and appreciated.
  2. Inky_Wretch

    Inky_Wretch Well-Known Member

    I've never been there for the Super Bowl ... err, The Big Football Game ... but I'm sure most casinos will have parties for it.
  3. imjustagirl2

    imjustagirl2 New Member

    Drink and gamble.
  4. three_bags_full

    three_bags_full Well-Known Member

    I got nothing.
  5. Lucas Wiseman

    Lucas Wiseman Active Member

    Having been in Vegas for several Super Bowl's I can tell you there will be some parties at the casinos and the sports books will be packed.. other than that, don't expect too much else. I'm actually headed to Vegas on Super Bowl Sunday but will be flying during the game (great planning on my part, eh?).
  6. GB-Hack

    GB-Hack Active Member

    Hope you're on jetblue so you can see it.
  7. Oz

    Oz Active Member

    Watching KU-Iowa State, Ravens-Colts and Eagles-Saints at the Caesar's sportsbook was great. Not sure where else to go to watch games, but I had no complaints (short of cigar smoke from the guys next to us) there.
  8. Twoback

    Twoback Active Member

    Frontier also has TV. Very cool.
  9. Claws for Concern

    Claws for Concern Active Member

    Last time I went to Vegas when it was Super Bowl weekend was the year the Steelers lost to the Cowboys with Switzer as coach. Me and my friends partied and gambled in Vegas all weekend, but since we knew we had a long drive home, we left Vegas and watched the game at the stateline casinos so we'd at least have a headstart on the rest of the people driving back to SoCal that Sunday night.
  10. Ben_Hecht

    Ben_Hecht Active Member

    An overrated, expensive experience, unless (a) you've got comp connections, and/or (b) you have solid insights into some of the hundreds of proposition bets not broadly available elsewhere that are posted at some of the leading books . . .
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