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  • poker Yuki Ko Scotty Nyugen CoinPoker
    April 18, 2018

    It was a busy week in the world of poker but we’ll start off the news with a player who had a banner week. Yuki Ko has won many times in his career but this week proved to be particularly special for him.

    Ko Collects A Slew Of Big Paydays

  • Tropicana Casino and Resort Atlantic City
    April 17, 2018

    This week’s casino news starts us off in Atlantic City, where the forgotten gambling haven maybe hasn’t been neglected by everyone. Here’s a look at the latest casino news of the week:

    Atlantic City Casinos Report Strong Profits From 2017

  • Justin Verlander Houston Astros MLB World Series odds
    April 17, 2018

    The Major League Baseball season is underway and it’s been a surprising few weeks in terms of early performances. Many of the teams that are favored to win the World Series aren’t shining just yet while a few surprise contenders have emerged.

    The defending World Series champion Houston Astros (+450) are still favored to repeat as they’ve started off the season with a 10-6 record. The pitching is definitely holding up, ranking second in the majors in ERA, but the hitting has been inconsistent. After starting the year 5-1, the Astros are just 5-5 in their last 10.

  • LeBron James Klay Thompson NBA playoffs Golden State Warriors Cleveland Cavaliers
    April 12, 2018

    While the NBA playoff picture took awhile to settle, the main questions are still the same ones we’ve been wondering about all season long. In the Eastern Conference, it’s whether any team has matured enough to stop the Cleveland Cavaliers. In the Western Conference, it’s whether the Golden State Warriors can be derailed. Now that the playoff matchups are set, let’s take a closer look at what to expect. 

  • April 11, 2018

    This week’s poker news presents another new example of poker and esports being blended together. Before we get to that, we’ll cover a charity initiative and a new mega event that’s right around the corner.

    Five Players Join Raising For Effective Giving Campaign

  • MGM National Harbor Maryland Casinos
    April 10, 2018

    It was a busy week in the casino world with MGM Resorts International finding its way into the headlines in a couple of different stories. Here’s a look back at the week that was in the casino and gaming world: 

    MGM National Harbor Helps Maryland Casinos Set Record

    Originally, there was concern when MGM National Harbor moved into the Maryland neighborhood that it would pull business away from other casinos. As it turns out, the state has a greater appetite for gaming than previously believed and that’s led to some record-setting revenues this past month. 

  • April 05, 2018

    This week’s poker news features a number of headlines from around the world. From big wins in Los Angeles to Sochi, to PokerStars’ expansion into India, here is a look at the major news in the poker world from this past week.

    Engel Collects His First Six-Figure Win Of 2018

  • Richard Branson Virgin Atlantic Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Las Vegas
    April 04, 2018

    This week’s casino news features some information on the ongoing Steve Wynn saga in Boston, along with Richard Branson and DraftKings expanding into the casino industry. Here’s a look at the key headlines from the past seven days:

    Branson Buys Las Vegas Hard Rock Hotel and Casino

  • Tiger Woods PGA Masters Augusta Golf
    April 03, 2018

    It is time for the Masters, the first golf major of the year. The story heading into August is the revival of Tiger Woods. Is he capable of adding another major to his collection? Let’s take a closer look at the field.

    It all starts with Woods (+1200), who has recharged a lot of interest in the sport. The four-time Masters winner is back for the first time since 2015 and he has some momentum. He finished solo 12th, T-2 and T-5 in his last three starts. Woods is healthy and there are few who know Augusta better than he does.

  • The SLS Las Vegas Hotel and Casino has been purchased by the Meruelo Group
    March 28, 2018

    This week’s casino news is focused on Las Vegas, the gambling capital of North America. A number of Sin City’s less heralded casinos are trying different ventures to garner attention as everyone battles for the all-important foot traffic.

    Boyd Brings Virtual Reality Gaming To Las Vegas