Las Vegas Blog Everything Las Vegas Are these the 5 best sports books in Las Vegas? Sure, watching your favorite sports teams go at it on the field or court is fun, but as all fantasy football players know, actually participating in the action is better. And making money while doing it? Much better. Placing a few bets on a game or race raises both the stakes and your emotional involvement, and there’s nowhere better to do so than inside a Las Vegas sports book.