UFC 137, Diaz Don't Disappoint; Roach Says

UFC 137, Diaz Don’t Disappoint; Roach Says “Under 6”

Spectacular Diaz Batters Penn at UFC 137 By Brian Knapp Read more from Brian and other fine writers at the mma's top website www.sherdog.com Nick Diaz took out B.J. Penn and took aim at welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre. The ruthless Diaz whipped into Penn with his trademark high-volu

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Baseball Had Quite a Month!

Baseball Had Quite a Month!

Best game ever? How about best month ever? Danny Knobler, The Knobler Blog  Read more of Danny at http://danny-knobler.blogs.cbssports.com The Yankees don't think it was such a great month. The Phillies are sure it wasn't a great month. Oh, and the Red Sox? No, the last 31 days weren't e

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Unlawful Internet Gaming & AL Capone; What's Wrong with Horse Racing

Unlawful Internet Gaming & AL Capone; What’s Wrong with Horse Racing

How to beat gambling Al Capones -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- By Louis Freeh and Tom Ridge - thehill.com Al Capone famously said that Prohibition caused nothing but trouble. Although he himself caused much of it, he did have a point. The

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ACC and PAC 12  Hoops Preview

ACC and PAC 12 Hoops Preview

2011-12 College Hoops Preview: ACC By: Robert Livingston - StatFox www.statfox.com is a numbers guy's heaven - all the stats you need and trends The Atlantic Coast Conference had last year’s preseason favorites in the Duke Blue Devils, and they might again this year in the North Carolina T

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Rum Diary Finally Surfaces;  Smoothini is One of a Kind

Rum Diary Finally Surfaces; Smoothini is One of a Kind

The Ghost of Hunter Thompson, A Tame Rum Diary By J. Hoberman This review courtesy of the one and only Village Voice - find more at www.villagevoice.com Written and directed by Bruce Robinson, The Rum Diary is what the Brits might call a rum movie—an oddly inoffensive piece and a personal

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A Possible Wynn-Win; Venetian Sports New Book;  Paranormal Activity at Tussauds

A Possible Wynn-Win; Venetian Sports New Book; Paranormal Activity at Tussauds

Steve Wynn may build in Las Vegas at Frontier Hotel site by Phil Hevener Phil is one of the excellent writers at www.gamingtoday.com - a great source for gaming news from around the globe Steve Wynn is at it again, dangling some enticing possibilities before business and political leaders at

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D'Amato Testifies; Relax at the Table; Pocket Rocket Killer

D’Amato Testifies; Relax at the Table; Pocket Rocket Killer

Alfonse D’Amato testifies before the House on online poker by Staff & Wire Reports Check out www.gamingtoday.com for the best in gambling news around the world Former Senator Alfonse D’Amato, Chairman of the Poker Players Alliance (PPA), the leading poker grassroots advocacy group wit

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random ramblings       fred riecke, gamblersdata

random ramblings fred riecke, gamblersdata

......Bloomberg.com came out with an editorial piece encouraging the legalization and regulation of internet poker in the United States.  Yes, it makes a lot of sense.  Here is the jist of what they had to say - “The odds of winning the grand prize in the Powerball lottery are 1 in 195,249,054.

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Once Upon a Time at La Cage

Once Upon a Time at La Cage

Once Upon a Time' Review: Not Entirely Happily Ever After by Laurel Brown, Staff Writer, BuddyTV   If you are an entertainment fan go directly to www.buddytv.com for the latest news I want to like Once Upon a Time. I love fairy tales. I devour Lost-like shows with complicated stories and fan

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Gumbel's

Gumbel’s “Plantation” Comments Irk Whitlock

FOX Sports Exclusive Players need to stick to their day jobs By Jason Whitlock Jason Whitlock writes about the sports world from every angle, including those other writers can't imagine or muster courage to address. His columns are humorous, thought-provoking, agenda-free, honest and unpredi

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Big Elvis in the Cook E. Jar; Hyde Lounge; Garrett Comedy Club Moving to MGM

Big Elvis in the Cook E. Jar; Hyde Lounge; Garrett Comedy Club Moving to MGM

Comments on Las Vegas from AccessVegas.Com publisher Ted Newkirk:  Read more at www.accessvegass.com Two Great Complimentary Shows – Sometimes we get so used to some of the regular, complimentary things to see and do that we overlook the fact that our readership is growing and Las Vegas always

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The Donald; Progressive Jackpots

The Donald; Progressive Jackpots

Donald Trump: Internet Gambling Mogul -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- By Nathan Vardi - forbes.com With the U.S. casino industry making a hard push to pass federal online gambling legislation, it is no surprise that Donald Trump has plans to s

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South Point Pushes Poker; Gordon's Gold; Weak Tables = Wins

South Point Pushes Poker; Gordon’s Gold; Weak Tables = Wins

South Point ‘looking ahead’ with new poker website -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- By Case Keefer - lasvegassun.com A Las Vegas casino has taken the foray into online poker for the first time. South Point launched a free-play online pok

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Donaire Win Unimpressive; Hopkins Retains Title; St. Pierre Out

Donaire Win Unimpressive; Hopkins Retains Title; St. Pierre Out

Nonito Donaire outpoints Omar Narvaez Associated Press NEW YORK -- Nonito Donaire retained the WBC and WBO bantamweight titles, unanimously outpointing Omar Narvaez on Saturday night at the Theater at Madison Square Garden. Donaire improved to 27-1, extending his nine-year winning streak to 2

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Life at the Sportsbook; Pre Bye Week Trends

Life at the Sportsbook; Pre Bye Week Trends

How a sports book fares can turn on a single play by Mona Shield Payne / Special to the Sun   Check out what's happening in Vegas and around the world at www.lasvegassun.com By Dave Berns A Day in the Life of a Sports Book Of all the football fans in the Mirage sports book watching the

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