random ramblings       fred riecke, gamblersdata

random ramblings fred riecke, gamblersdata

...Once known as the aggressive recruiter responsible for posting Rutgers football billboards in South Florida, Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Greg Schiano can now drive past a less inviting type of billboard in the Sunshine State. It reads: "Fire Schiano." Schiano, coaching a team that is 0-6 headin

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Nets Top Atlantic; Spurs Reign in Southwest; Gambling and NFL Future Plans

Nets Top Atlantic; Spurs Reign in Southwest; Gambling and NFL Future Plans

Ian Thomsen>INSIDE THE NBA by Ian Thomsen www.sportsillustrated.cnn.com   Atlantic Division: How They'll Finish 1 Brooklyn Nets 2012-13 Record: 49-33 Top Addition: Kevin Garnett| Biggest Loss: Gerald Wallace The Nets took out a second mortgage in order to build the mos

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Why Sports Gambling Should be Legal; The Miami Scandal; Give Up on Conference Officials

Why Sports Gambling Should be Legal; The Miami Scandal; Give Up on Conference Officials

Why Sports Gambling Should Be Legal The Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) allows only four states to offer any sort of legal sports gambling; the rest is off the books. By Brian Tuohy www.sportrsonearth.com Imagine for a moment that you had to be in the state of New Yo

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Death in the Ring; An Olympic Cover-Up in 1972

Death in the Ring; An Olympic Cover-Up in 1972

The Perils of Boxing By Steve Kim www.Maxboxing.com www.sportsonearth.com Francisco "Franky" Leal's 27th birthday would have been this Friday. Unfortunately, he and his family won't be celebrating the occasion. They'll instead be mourning his death after Leal was knocked out by Raul Hirale

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Hopkins Wins Again; Machida Floors Munoz

Hopkins Wins Again; Machida Floors Munoz

Bernard Hopkins beats Karo Murat by Associated Press Hopkins Tops Murat To Defend Title Bernard Hopkins beat Karo Murat in a unanimous decision to defend his light heavyweight title. ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. -- Bernard Hopkins turned his bout with Karo Murat into a brawl and retained his sh

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Mob Ties Sink Caesar Deal; Add

Mob Ties Sink Caesar Deal; Add “WOW” to Dinner; Vegas’s Best Date Night Restaurants; Victoria’s Wedding Chapel Free to Vets

Alleged Mob Ties Sink Gansevoort Partnership with Caesars by Susan Stapleton Eater Vegas Think the mob is dead in Vegas? Think again. Caesars Entertainment dropped the Gansevoort Hotel Group as a partner in its $185 million hotel project taking over the former Bill's Gamblin' Hall & Sal

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Trying Too Hard; Dreaming Poker; Poker Variation

Trying Too Hard; Dreaming Poker; Poker Variation

  Are You Trying To Win Too Much Money? Lessinger Explains How To Gamble Intelligently by Matt Lessinger www.cardplayer.com I originally discussed this concept back in 2001, but twelve years later it remains just as relevant. I witness gamblers trying to win too much money ev

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'Bad Grandpa' Still Has It; 'The Counselor' Needs Help

‘Bad Grandpa’ Still Has It; ‘The Counselor’ Needs Help

MOVIE REVIEW - 'BAD GRANDPA' Movie Info 86 year-old Irving Zisman is on a journey across America with the most unlikely companion, his 8 year-old Grandson Billy in "Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa." This October, the signature Jackass character Irving Zisman (Johnny Knoxville) and Billy (Jac

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random ramblings       fred riecke, gamblersdata

random ramblings fred riecke, gamblersdata

...Bleacher Report suggests golfer Rory McIlroy has parted ways with girlfriend and tennis star Caroline Wozniacki after the latter posted a somewhat unflattering photo of him sleeping with his mouth open recently. The photo, sent out via tweet on Wozniacki's Twitter account, is said to have pushed

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Can Money Buy Happiness in Baseball?; New Rules in NCAA Hoops May Change Game

Can Money Buy Happiness in Baseball?; New Rules in NCAA Hoops May Change Game

Howard Megdal More from Howard   by Howard Megdal www.sportsonearth.com Money Can Buy Happiness note:  The Dodgers were eliminate in 6 games by the St. Louis Cardinals last Friday night The Dodgers are proud of their homegrown talent like Clayton Kershaw and Matt Kemp, but it's

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NBA Previews - Central; Pacific; Southeast

NBA Previews – Central; Pacific; Southeast

Matt Dollinger>INSIDE THE NBA by Matt Dollinger www.sportsillustrated.cnn.com 2013-14 NBA Preview: Pacers, Bulls face off in Central Central Division: How They'll Finish 1 Indiana Pacers 2012-13 Record: 49-32 Top Addition: Luis Scola | Biggest Loss: Tyler Hansbrough It’s to

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The Rules Guy Returns; Drawing Dead on DirecTV; Losing with Pocket Aces

The Rules Guy Returns; Drawing Dead on DirecTV; Losing with Pocket Aces

The Rules Guy -- How To Conduct Yourself At The Poker Table The Rules Guy Tackles Asking To See Other Players Hands At Showdown by Card Player News Team www.cardplayers.com Most players learn poker’s explicit rules pretty quickly: the “one-chip rule,” for example, or “verbal decla

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Nobu at Caesars Offers Teppanyaki Fare; Vegas Provides Scarey Fun for Halloween;  Beer Scene Thriving in Vegas

Nobu at Caesars Offers Teppanyaki Fare; Vegas Provides Scarey Fun for Halloween; Beer Scene Thriving in Vegas

Tryst With Teppanyaki Nobu offers one-of-a-kind grilled fare By Jim Begley www.lasvegasmagazine.com In early 2013, with great fanfare, the largest Nobu restaurant in the world opened at Caesars Palace. While Las Vegas has been acquainted with the Peruvian-influenced cuisine of Nobu Matsuhi

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Will Sports Betting Be a Part of Lottery Sales?; Internet Gambling Means Jobs for Jersey; He Wants to Ban Online Gambling

Will Sports Betting Be a Part of Lottery Sales?; Internet Gambling Means Jobs for Jersey; He Wants to Ban Online Gambling

Online sports betting and lottery by Robert Turner www.gamingtoday.com Have you ever heard the name Virginia Seitz? If you follow the progress of the regulation of online gambling, it is a name you should know. On Sept. 20, 2011, newly-confirmed Assistant Attorney General Virginia Seitz of th

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Assange Story told in 'The Fifth Estate' ; 'Twelve Years a Slave' Tells Powerful Story

Assange Story told in ‘The Fifth Estate’ ; ‘Twelve Years a Slave’ Tells Powerful Story

MOVIE REVIEW - 'THE FIFTH ESTATE' Movie Info Triggering our age of high-stakes secrecy, explosive news leaks and the trafficking of classified information, WikiLeaks forever changed the game. Now, in a dramatic thriller based on real events, "The Fifth Estate" reveals the quest to expose the d

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