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  • June 28, 2016

    After the National Hockey League made it official and agreed to bring the city of Las Vegas its first major sports franchise, it didn't take long for the NFL debate to begin.

  • June 28, 2016

    The road to the 2016 World Series of Poker final table continued this week as three more players earned bracelets for the big show. Let's have a look back and recap some of the winners.

    Kozlov Claims WSOP Bracelet

  • 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.