A Look at the NBA and NHL Finals

A Look at the NBA and NHL Finals

  Four key statistics for capping this year's NBA Finals By JOHN PERROTTO This article courtesy of www.covers.com  Covers has it all - cappers, stats, scores and more! In the business world, the Four Factors of production are land, labor, capital and entrepreneurship. The Four Factors o

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Vegas = Summer Concert Fun

Vegas = Summer Concert Fun

Summer concerts Sound Off in Vegas by Caroline Fontein VEGAS.com Caroline is definitely one of the go to girls when it comes to Vegas style entertainment.  And poolside concerts are wildy popular in Vegas.  Read more from Caroline at the great Vegas website http://blog.vegas.com/ - that's ri

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Poker Rally on Capitol Hill; Cunning, Fraud and Flight

Poker Rally on Capitol Hill; Cunning, Fraud and Flight

Online Poker Advocates Demonstrate on Capitol Hill -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- By Gary Mihoces  Article courtesy of usatoday.com                In a rare rally asking for taxation, online poker supporters gathered outside

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DOJ Continues Crackdown on Internet Gambling

DOJ Continues Crackdown on Internet Gambling

DoJ clampdown claims first victim -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- By Stephen Carter - Article courtesy of http://www.egrmagazine.com   If you are looking for the latest poker information, you'll find it there The BetED sportsbook has becom

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Lockout - Players Prepare for Long Fight

Lockout – Players Prepare for Long Fight

 Outspoken Pitts: Players 'in this for the long fight' By Mike Freeman CBSSports.com National Columnist   When Chester Pitts heard the words come from a quarterback who might enter the Hall of Fame one day, a large knot formed in his gut. He couldn't believe what Kurt Warner said. He just c

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UFC 130 Disappoints Fans; Thompson, Arreola Win

UFC 130 Disappoints Fans; Thompson, Arreola Win

  Fans jeer Jackson after UFC 130 win   By Kevin Iole, Yahoo! Sports LAS VEGAS – A poor main event capped a desultory Ultimate Fighting Championship pay-per-view Saturday, as boos, and a few tossed beers, rained down upon the cage after Quinton “Rampage” Jackson scored a unanimous deci

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City Center North a Possibility? ; Gambler's Book Club Gets New Home

City Center North a Possibility? ; Gambler’s Book Club Gets New Home

Is Carl Icahn going to build CityCenter North in Las Vegas? by Phil Hevener Read more articles like this at the great gaming industry website www.gamingtoday.com.  It provides up to the minute news on what is going on in the world of gaming.   The closing of the Sahara has handed Fontaineb

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random ramblings       fred riecke, gamblersdata

random ramblings fred riecke, gamblersdata

...This just in on Monday morning - According to multiple reports surfacing this morning, embattled Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel has resigned his post, effective immediately. In the interim, assistant coach Luke Fickell will assume head coaching duties. ...My best guess is that Tressel w

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Hopkins Becomes Oldest Champ; Sherdog's Top 10 PFP

Hopkins Becomes Oldest Champ; Sherdog’s Top 10 PFP

Hopkins Makes History in Beating Pascal   By Dan Rafael ESPN.com Hopkins Becomes Oldest Champion MONTREAL -- Bernard Hopkins has made so much history in his storied 23-year career, but nothing will rank with what he did Saturday night. Hopkins -- with guile, grit and a fighting spirit still

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Is Interleague Play On Its Way Out?

Is Interleague Play On Its Way Out?

It's time to scale back interleague play, especially considering MLB schedule inequities by Bill Madden Read more from Bill Madden and other fine writers at www.nydailynews.com   With each succeeding year it seems the clamor grows louder and more widespread for Bud Selig to do away with h

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Does Anybody Love Brad?

Does Anybody Love Brad?

Brad Garrett Reveals His Love of Comedy, Vegas by Caroline Fontein VEGAS.com   Lights! Camera! Vegas!  Check out VEGAS.com for more articles from Caroline and more entertainment news than you can imagine. Brad Garrett has always considered Las Vegas to be a second home. Most people know Gar

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More on Tells; Absolute Poker Working with DOJ

More on Tells; Absolute Poker Working with DOJ

Detecting and interpreting tells in poker leads to victory by George Epstein Read more from George and other fine writers at the fabulous gaming site www.gamingtoday.com   As we discussed in an earlier column in GamingToday, "tells" are usually regarded as actions or reactions a player might

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Casino Winnings Rise; Sahara Falls

Casino Winnings Rise; Sahara Falls

Las Vegas Strip casino winnings up nearly 13 percent  Staff & Wire Reports courtesy of www.gamingtoday.com   Casinos on the Las Vegas Strip saw their winnings jump nearly 13 percent in March from the same month a year ago, helping the state report a gain and the highest win since Septembe

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Sports Betting Changes Landscape in Vegas

Sports Betting Changes Landscape in Vegas

The Sports Betting Business in Nevada Has Changed by Micah Roberts Micah writes for the top shelf gaming publication www.gamingtoday.com.  That is the place to go for all the news on gaming across the globe.   When William Hill bought out the Leroy’s, Cal-Neva and Lucky’s chains of spor

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random ramblings       fred riecke, gamblersdata

random ramblings fred riecke, gamblersdata

...As the NFL lockout drama drags on, at least the players are getting some support.  The unions for hockey, baseball and basketball players filed a legal brief saying the lockout should be lifted because professional athletes' careers are short, and the loss of even part of a season causes persona

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