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  • June 27, 2016

    Rafael Dos Anjos had a fairly mediocre start to his UFC career; he lost his first two fights and won just four of his first eight. However, he's turned the corner in a big way and as we get set for UFC Fight Night 90 on July 7 he's expected to dominate challenger Eddie Alvarez.

  • June 22, 2016

    There are a lot of places around the world that are aiming to get into the gambling industry, whether it is online or actually building new land-based casinos. The latest locale might surprise you: Vietnam. Nowadays, it's a place where the younger population has a lot of disposable income, and gambling is one of the ways they look to dispose of it. While the government is doing their best to resist that, with the public's level of interest combined with a slew of companies that are trying to enter the market it seems like the arrival of a casino is inevitable.

  • June 22, 2016

    We're heading into the summer months and that is about right on time for the World Series Of Poker to start heating up. Two players in particular had a big week on the tables, taking home some big prizes.

    Mercier Captures A Pair

  • June 20, 2016

    Kickoff for the 2016 NFL season is just two months and two weeks away, and preseason action is just over six weeks away, but who's counting? It's hard to believe that football season is so close - especially since many of us still have the memory of Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos hoisting the Lombardi Trophy so fresh in our minds.

  • June 14, 2016

    The story of Full Tilt Poker is one that many poker players know all too well. It was a scandal that rocked the gaming world about five years ago and left one of the main players of the poker scene - and one of the men behind Full Tilt Poker - in the shadows. However, Howard Lederer has stepped back into the limelight as he made his return to the world of poker over the weekend.

  • June 14, 2016

    Downtown Edmonton is in much need of a renovation and a new casino is going to be one of the main starting points. Construction is underway on The Grand Villa Casino, which is expected to be sleek and chic, and revive an area that has become very dated.

    The Grand Villa Casino is a huge project that has been undertaken to replace the Baccarat Casino, which is nearby but has become a relic. And that may be a compliment for what many locals often referred to as the ugliest building in the city.

  • June 14, 2016

    Rory MacDonald hasn't lost back-to-back fights in his career to date and he's hoping to avoid that dubious feat on Saturday when he takes on Stephen Thompson to headline UFC Fight Night 89. MacDonald should have the crowd on his side as the event will be hosted in his home country in Canada as the UFC makes their first visit to Ottawa, Ontario.

  • June 07, 2016

    MGM Resorts International has had a busy year on The Strip in Las Vegas, building the world-class T-Mobile Arena, creating a new area between Monte Carlo and New York New York known as The Park, and this week they made yet another blockbuster announcement.

  • June 07, 2016

    Men lie, women lie, numbers don't. The World Series Of Poker continues to grow in stature and the proof is in the numbers, which continue to be quite staggering. Last year, the WSOP Colossus event had the most participants for any event in 2015, and as the 2016 edition began this weekend the tournament was expected to break records as well.

  • June 07, 2016

    The Golden State Warriors have dominated Games 1 and 2 of the NBA Finals and are now just two wins away from earning back-to-back NBA championships. However, many experts like to say that a series never starts until someone wins on the road, and right now Golden State has merely held serve.

    As the series shifts to Cleveland for the next two games, the Cavaliers will have to make some significant changes if they want to get back into the series. Game 3 is on Wednesday night at 9pm ET.