The World Series of Poker held its final table last weekend in Las Vegas and one player ended up taking home a grand prize of more than $8 million. Talk about a productive few days. Qui Nguyen beat out a field of 6,737 entrants and outlasted everyone at the final table to take home the big prize.
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November 10, 2016
November 09, 2016
UFC 205 is just a few days away as the company prepares to make history. It will be their first show at Madison Square Garden in New York and it's expected to be quite the spectacle. Of course, the centerpiece of the evening will be superstar Conor McGregor, who is set to make his return after avenging his unexpected loss to Nate Diaz.
November 07, 2016
Week 10 of the NFL season is upon us and it kicks off on Thursday with a surprisingly important divisional battle. Well, it's important to one of the two sides as the other is merely looking to avoid setting dubious records.
Cleveland Browns @ Baltimore Ravens
Odds: Ravens -10
November 03, 2016
Over the last 15 to 20 years, poker has grown from a game that a few people play with their friends to a worldwide competition. While many countries have joined the party, one country that's been slow to participate is the one that has the most people in the world: China.
November 02, 2016
Winning big at a casino is hard as it is. Getting burned at a casino? That's a tough loss. That's the story of one slots player, who says she lost out on millions. Playing at the Resorts World Casino at Aqueduct Racetrack in Queens, New York, she thought she hit the jackpot, but the casino isn't letting her take her winnings due to a "glitch".
October 31, 2016
We're in the second half of the NFL season as Week 9 kicks off on Thursday with a huge divisional matchup from the NFC South. Three more divisional rivalries are highlighted this week, along with last season's Super Bowl runners-up.
Atlanta Falcons @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Odds: Falcons -3
October 26, 2016
Japan is the world's third-largest economy but one industry that has yet to contribute has been gaming. That's because it's currently not permitted. Casinos have been trying to set a foundation in Japan for more than 15 years, but the government hasn't let them through. That old-school mindset, though, could be on its way out as the country's leadership could be ready to make some changes.
October 25, 2016
In the realm of poker, there are few names in the game that are bigger than Phil Ivey. Ivey has won 10 bracelets from the World Series of Poker, one title from the World Poker Tour, and has been in on nine final tables in the WPT. His nickname is "The Tiger Woods of Poker". That's how high in esteem Ivey is held. But he has some recent legal troubles that show that Ivey probably should have stuck with poker.
October 24, 2016
We're heading towards the halfway point of the NFL regular season and we've seen a lot of streaks swing both ways. Teams like the Los Angeles Rams, Buffalo Bills and Kansas City Chiefs have swung from hot to cold and back, and it's getting harder to figure out who is a legitimate contender who is just playing pretend. Two of those teams will clash in another London showdown and lead the list of the most important games of the week.
Washington Redskins vs Cincinnati Bengals
Odds: Bengals -3
October 20, 2016
It has been a busy week in the world of poker, and if you like to watch the card game expect to see it more than ever thanks to an extension between the World Poker Tour and Fox Sports. Here's a recap of three big poker stories from the past week.
Fox Sports Extends WPT for Five Years