Sunday, July 15, 2007

Odds & Ends: Beckham's Debut

David Beckham's home MLS debut for the Los Angeles Galaxy has generated some interesting betting odds. is currently offering the following odds on Beckham's home opener:

Option: Odds
Tom Cruise to be in the audience: 1.10
To score: 2.20
To be substituted: 2.75
To be booked: 3.50
To score by freekick: 4.00
To score by penalty: 6.00
To be sent off: 15.00
To score a hattrick: 31.00

What are the odds that by January, anyone in the U.S. is going to care?