Vegas Sportsbooks Try To Forge On After Coronavirus Concerns Trigger Unprecedented Sports Cancellations | Forbes

By Matt Rybaltowski

For the time being, the NBA, the NHL and MLB have all suspended play. As of Thursday night, the PGA Tour, the English Premier League and NASCAR were among a limited group that had yet to postpone upcoming events.

“If that’s the only concentrated area we’re going to look to do more with those events such as propositions, in-play wagering — things like that,” said Jeff Sherman, assistant manager of race and sports at the SuperBook. “They could easily increase ten-fold just because of the concentration where people can wager.”

Less than an hour later, the PGA Tour canceled the remainder of The Players Championship.