Recent Examples of bookmaker from the Web
Oddsmakers appear to agree, as a $550 wager on Mayweather to win would net $100, according to bookmaker William Hill .
Wednesday’s comments appeared to have diminished his chances, with bookmaker Paddy Power Plc lengthening his odds to 8-1 from 6-1.
He has been linked with the vacant managerial post at Everton this week - listed at 5/1 by bookmakers Sky Bet - but the Toffees will have their work cut out with Bayern keen.
Online bookmaker Bovada set their over-under line for wins at 4.5, and there was some serious debate as to whether the Jets would win a single game.
British bookmakers Ladbrokes and William Hill cite the sweet name at the top of their lists.
Although there were no odds archived for the game, one bookmaker told ESPN that the Wolverines were a 31- to 33-point favorite.
This season, bookmakers have placed the over/under for them at 42.5 wins.
Vegas bookmakers made the Cowboys the odds-on favorite to represent the NFC in the Super Bowl.
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