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  • August 28, 2017

    The college football season started last weekend but it's really just an extended Week 1. The festivities continue on Thursday with some high-profile games and follow through to next Monday. Here is a look at the five games that you need to check out this week, anchored by a massive top-five showdown.

    Ohio State Buckeyes at Indiana Hoosiers
    Odds: Ohio State -21

  • August 28, 2017

    This week's casino headlines start off with a brief scare on The Strip in Las Vegas following the Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor boxing match this past weekend. We'll start there as we recap the casino news of the week:

    SWAT Squads Storm Cromwell Following Fight

    While there were some tense moments during the Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor megafight this weekend, the biggest scare came afterwards. Boxer Chris Eubank Jr. posted a video of police SWAT teams busting into The Cromwell Hotel, yelling and shouting for people to get down or leave.

  • August 23, 2017

    It was a busy week for news around the online poker world. We'll start things off with PokerStars, which has released their schedule for the 2017 World Championship of Online Poker.

    PokerStars Releases 2017 WCOOP Schedule

  • August 21, 2017

    This Saturday in Las Vegas the stage will be set for one of the biggest boxing matches in recent memory. If you're going by ticket count and Pay-Per-View sales, it could be the biggest fight ever. Floyd Mayweather, who is 49-0 and has won titles in five divisions, is coming out of retirement to fight Conor McGregor, who is the current lightweight champion in the UFC. While Mayweather opened as a huge favorite, there has been steady action flowing in on the Irishman to knock the price down.

  • August 21, 2017

    A number of properties are commencing renovations in Las Vegas. That's where most of this week's casino news headlines are focused, but we'll start north of the border in Canada where an awful beat turned into something sweet.

    Big Loser Leads to Winners at Playground Poker Club

  • August 15, 2017

    The NFL preseason is underway and we've had our first look at the 2017 versions of the 32 teams. There has been a lot of optimism surrounding the young quarterbacks as last year's first overall pick, Jared Goff, looked decent in opening action while this year's incoming quarterback crop, Mitch Trubisky (Chicago Bears), Deshaun Watson (Houston Texans) and DeShone Kizer (Cleveland Browns) all showed well. As we move into the second week of preseason action, let's take a closer look at some futures along with the odds to win the divisions.

    AFC East

  • August 15, 2017

    One of the most important sports betting spots in Las Vegas is getting a poker room. That important development is where we'll start our weekly recap of the poker news.

    Westgate Casino Opens Up New Poker Room

  • August 15, 2017

    From Philadelphia to the Philippines with Las Vegas in between, there were a number of key headlines in the casino world this week. Here is the latest casino news to get you up to speed.

    Live! Hotel and Casino Philadelphia Gets Green Light

  • August 09, 2017

    The college football season is right around the corner. While you might not realize it, opening kickoff is actually Saturday, August 26, which is a very early start. That means it is time to start looking at the odds for the upcoming campaign and the futures to win the national championship. The usual suspects are at the top of the list, but who is the best bet?

  • August 09, 2017

    This week's poker news starts off with a breakthrough in mobile. Players in a number of European countries will now have access to gambling apps through the Google Play Store. Here's a look at this week's poker news of the week.

    Google Allows Gambling Apps In Play Store