February 6, 2018 at 4:11 pm
The Philadelphia Eagles’ win in the Super Bowl this weekend was good for their fans — and for people who don’t like the Patriots.
One group that may not be as happy: sportsbook operators.
The Eagles were the underdogs, and a few bettors were laying multi-million dollar wagers on the team to prevail.
“I wouldn’t be surprised if one or two houses might have snuck out with a small win,” said Nick Bogdanovich, U.S. director of trading at William Hill, to State of Nevada.
But, he added, “I would say the majority of them lost.”
Bogdanovich said William Hill got “hammered” for seven figures