JDS Mauls Mir; Froch Bounces Bute

JDS Mauls Mir; Froch Bounces Bute

Junior dos Santos Bounces Frank Mir in Second, Defends Heavyweight Crown at UFC 146 By Brian Knapp Article courtesy of the great mma website www.sherdog.com The heavyweight champion of the world marked his territory at the expense of Frank Mir. Junior dos Santos strengthened his strangleho

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Baseball Stats to Ponder

Baseball Stats to Ponder

MLB Betting Stat Check: by Bovada Sportsbook -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- It’s an old baseball adage that pitching wins championships. But that axiom also holds true when it comes to paying off on the MLB betting odds. For this week’s

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Let's Legalize Sports Betting; Don't Hate on LeBron; Get Sports Out of the Courts

Let’s Legalize Sports Betting; Don’t Hate on LeBron; Get Sports Out of the Courts

Legalizing sports gambling is smartest bet yet By Dan Wetzel | Yahoo! Sports  In the United States of America, it is illegal for a mathematician to sit in his home, fire up his computer and employ his analytical skills in a game of online poker for money. Politicians say its about protecting

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'Moonrise Kingdom' Surprises; 'Men in Black3' Looks Back in Time

‘Moonrise Kingdom’ Surprises; ‘Men in Black3’ Looks Back in Time

Romance Rises in Moonrise Kingdom By Peter Debruge Article courtesy of Variety www.variety.com A Focus Features release presented with Indian Paintbrush of an American Empirical Picture production Produced by Wes Anderson, Scott Rudin, Steven Rales, Jeremy Dawson. Executive producers, S

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New Bellagio Heist; State Investigates Houston's Daughter; Stripper 101

New Bellagio Heist; State Investigates Houston’s Daughter; Stripper 101

Man arrested in casino chip heist at Bellagio BY MIKE BLASKY LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL Check out www.lvrj.com for the latest Vegas news The latest plot to rob the Bellagio of high-value gaming chips was foiled by quick-thinking casino employees Saturday night. Michael Quinn Belton, 24, was

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Republicans vs. Democrats and Poker; Rocketfrog and Online Gambling

Republicans vs. Democrats and Poker; Rocketfrog and Online Gambling

Hartley Henderson Republicans vs. Democrats – A Chronology of Online Gambling Decisions Part 1 By Hartley Henderson - Exclusive to OSGA This is the first in series of special articles on the U.S. political landscape and Internet gambling as we approach the upcoming Presidential election in

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2012 WSOP Bracelets Unveiled; Small Pairs; Luck & Attitude; White House Responds

2012 WSOP Bracelets Unveiled; Small Pairs; Luck & Attitude; White House Responds

WSOP Unveils 2012 Bracelets By Dan Katz – Dan writes for the excellent poker website www.pokernewsdaily.com With the 43rd Annual World Series of Poker (WSOP) just a week away, it is only appropriate that the new bracelet has been officially unveiled. After all, it’s the one thing by which

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random ramblings       fred riecke, gamblersdata

random ramblings fred riecke, gamblersdata

...On Wednesday, Taco Bell released a $5 Buck Big Hitter Box with the Boston first baseman on the cover. And if history is any indication, the latest endorser for the American-adapted Mexican fast food chain could be headed for trouble.  Gonzalez is following in the footsteps of Taco Bell endorsers

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Suing the Commish; Looking at Sports Ethics

Suing the Commish; Looking at Sports Ethics

FOX Sports Exclusive Vilma right to take on dictator Roger 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 unpredicta

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Be a SLACKer; Playing the Blinds; Loose and Passive Rules

Be a SLACKer; Playing the Blinds; Loose and Passive Rules

S.L.A.C.K. CAN IMPROVE BANKROLL AT THE POKER TABLES by T. Dana Smith Article Courtesy of www.gamingtoday.com Part one of three. Next time you’re at the end of your rope in poker – losing, going on tilt, opponents outplaying you – cut yourself some slack. You can turn things around

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Cormier Crushes Barnett; Kessler KO's Green

Cormier Crushes Barnett; Kessler KO’s Green

Daniel Cormier Dominates Josh Barnett in Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix Final By Brian Knapp, article courtesy of the top mma website www.sherdog.com Cuts under both eyes and across the bridge of Josh Barnett’s nose told a tale of domination in the Strikeforce heavyweight grand prix fina

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'The Dictator' Wins;

‘The Dictator’ Wins; “Battleship’ Sinks

Review: THE DICTATOR Not Altogether Great, But Still Retains Power by Jim Tudor Review courtesy of www.twitchfilm.com – a place to find all the movie reviews you need! Here we have a fish-out-water story which transports the protagonists from their far-away homeland, to New York City. The C

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New Jersey Steps Back; California Steps Up; Obama Likes Online Poker

New Jersey Steps Back; California Steps Up; Obama Likes Online Poker

New Jersey Internet Poker Legislation In Limbo By Earl Burton Earl writes for the excellent publication www.pokernewsdaily.com According to a report in a prominent Pennsylvania newspaper, the legislation that would open up the state of New Jersey for internet gaming and poker is now in limbo

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Top 10 Buffets; Calling All Elvis's; World Food Championships

Top 10 Buffets; Calling All Elvis’s; World Food Championships

Top 10 All-You-Can-Eat Las Vegas Buffets Article courtesy of Fox News via www.gayot.com Last  Friday marked National "Eat What You Want" Day when you are encouraged to eat all you desire of anything you crave. And what better place to spend that than at an all-you-can-eat buffet in Las Vegas?

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Power Ratings - Arena Football, MLB, WNBA

Power Ratings – Arena Football, MLB, WNBA

Current Power Ratings  ARENA FOOTBALL LEAGUE Courtesy of the gambler's friend www.statfox.com To calculate a hypothetical line, subtract the home team's rating from the visiting team's, adding 3 points for home field advantage. Group By Division Rank Team Rating 1 ARIZONA 64 2 SAN JOS

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