Poker Deals | Grammy-nominated pop rock band OneRepublic will headline the 16th annual Tiger Jam at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. The two-day charity event hosted by Tiger Woods combines world-class golf, high-stakes poker.
The 78th Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club. The biggest name in golf, Tiger Woods. Since then, defending champion Adam Scott, three-time winner, Phil Mickelson, and Rory McIlroy have been installed as the favorites.
Pokin' Around | “We have a unique history of roulette in the casino so Riverboat Roulette was a perfect fit for us,” said Mark Brandenburg, president and co-owner of Golden Gate Hotel & Casino.
Beyond the Numbers | I have gained some insights along the way that might help anyone considering becoming a professional poker player. Like any endeavor in life it is necessary to be fully aware before making such a life-changing decision.
Feist Facts | There is a week to go in the NBA regular season. This means there are professional athletes who will be going on vacation in a month, and other players who will be working hard, huffing and puffing 40 minutes per game, right on through until June.
Winning Strategies | I doubt any game in the casino is mocked the way Casino War is. We chuckle about people wagering money on a game we play with our kids. But, Casino War is actually one of the top 20 games in terms of revenue.
V.I.P. The 3-2 Pitch | The 2014 MLB season is just one week old and, of course, it is way too soon to draw any conclusions about the fates of any team based on a sample of less than 10 games.
V.I.P. Bettin' On B-Ball | The grueling marathon that defines the NBA basketball regular season is almost at an end. With just 10 days and a half dozen games or less remaining the NBA Playoff picture is coming into focus.
Heavenly Poker | “Exercise your brain with acrostics, reading, debating – anything to keep the mind alive.” Examples of acrostics are word puzzles. All these activities serve to challenge the mind. Butler should have mentioned playing poker.
Best Bites | After a busy morning and early afternoon one tends to get pretty hungry, so I headed on over to the Strip for lunch. I hadn’t been there in a while and actually forgot how good Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steaks & Stone Crab is.
Vegas Sports Books | This week we get treated to another special betting event: The Masters. The big question here is whether or not there will still be the big public appeal because of no Tiger Woods.
New Jersey has fined two Atlantic City casinos more than $107,000 for a series of violations including improper use of security guards, allowing people who had banned themselves from casinos to gamble, and other transgressions.
The Breeders’ Cup, the most prestigious event in international horse racing, announced that it is expanding its partnership with NBC Sports Group to televise a series of 18 Breeders’ Cup Challenge races from top tracks in the U.S.
Teams with losing regular-season records in the playoffs are a rich tradition in the NBA, with the Atlanta Hawks (38-44) this year’s ultimate Cinderella. They are the 99th such squad in history to enter the pro hoops tournament with a sub-.500 record.
Vegas Sports Books | The dogs were barking loud over the first weekend of NBA Playoffs action, with four of the eight games being won outright by the underdogs
Real Deals | Arizona Charlie’s Decatur celebrates its 26th anniversary on Tuesday, April 22 with complimentary cake and champagne being served from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. followed by a weeklong “Ice Cream Party Play & Get” promotion through April 30.