Stevenson Dropped, But Wins; Dillashaw Shocks Barao in UFC 173

Stevenson Dropped, But Wins; Dillashaw Shocks Barao in UFC 173

  Stevenson wins a tough fight By Brian Campbell | ESPN.com Stevenson Winner By Unanimous Decision For how thoroughly light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson dominated challenger Andrzej Fonfara over the first eight rounds on Saturday night, he left more than a few questions

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random ramblings     fred riecke, gamblersdata

random ramblings fred riecke, gamblersdata

  On vacation - back next week!

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Card Counting in the News Again; Caesars Closes Harrahs, Tunica; 8 Insane Bets

Card Counting in the News Again; Caesars Closes Harrahs, Tunica; 8 Insane Bets

  Hartley Henderson Controversy About Card Counting Makes Headlines Again By Hartley Henderson - Exclusive to OSGA.com   Las Vegas casinos consider Ben Affleck a bad actor (not literally although he did win the Razzie Award as worst actor for his roles in Daredevil and Gigli).

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Venetian Going All Female for Comedy; Tips for Riding the High Roller; What $100,000 Gets You at Drai's

Venetian Going All Female for Comedy; Tips for Riding the High Roller; What $100,000 Gets You at Drai’s

  Venetian Launching All-Women Comedy Showcase By Jason Scavone www.vegasseven.com Whitney Cummings knows what ladies want in a night out: “We love getting together to shit on our men and maybe get roofied.” Fair enough. Cummings was at the Sands Showroom to announce the laun

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Some Pros Spoil It For All; Raise with a Small Pair?; Bluff - You?

Some Pros Spoil It For All; Raise with a Small Pair?; Bluff – You?

    Hartley Henderson Self-Centered Poker Pros Tarnish the Game for Everyone By Hartley Henderson - Exclusive to OSGA.com   Many will recall the 2009 episode of Celebrity Apprentice when Joan Rivers went on a tirade against Annie Duke calling her and all poker play

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Another X-Men Doesn't Fail to Entertain; 'Cold in July' Heats Up in a Hurry

Another X-Men Doesn’t Fail to Entertain; ‘Cold in July’ Heats Up in a Hurry

    MOVIE REVIEW - 'X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST' PG-13, 2 hr. 10 min. Action & Adventure, Science Fiction & Fantasy Movie Info The ultimate X-Men ensemble fights a war for the survival of the species across two time periods in X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST. The belo

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A Psychopath in Pads; A Grim Reality - Aaron Hernandez

A Psychopath in Pads; A Grim Reality – Aaron Hernandez

    Obnoxious Boston Fan Aaron Hernandez May Be a Textbook Psychopath Who Fooled Us All by Bill Speros @realOBF Boston.com Correspondent About the Author Obnoxious Boston Fan is long-time sports journalist Bill Speros and offers a fun, unique and biting perspective on t

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LV Hilton Posts NFL Win Totals;  World Cup Betting Basics & Odds; Hot Streak Study

LV Hilton Posts NFL Win Totals; World Cup Betting Basics & Odds; Hot Streak Study

  NFL season win totals posted at LVH – Texans, Redskins projected to improve from woeful years Drop off for Panthers? by: Marcus DiNitto www.linesmakers.sportingnews.com The LVH SuperBook has posted its 2014 NFL season win totals. Based on the numbers, the Texans are expec

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Marquez Tops Alvarado; Rampage Dethrones the King

Marquez Tops Alvarado; Rampage Dethrones the King

    Juan Manuel Marquez tops Alvarado By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com Marquez's Unanimous Victory Over Alvarado INGLEWOOD, Calif. -- Anyone for Manny Pacquiao-Juan Manuel Marquez V? That is the fight likely to happen in the fall after Marquez put on a clinic against Mike Alv

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Welcome Lori Kolstad; Mama's Wisdom and Poker ; Good Poker Tables; 32 of 56 Seats filled for $1 Million Buy In

Welcome Lori Kolstad; Mama’s Wisdom and Poker ; Good Poker Tables; 32 of 56 Seats filled for $1 Million Buy In

   A Session in the Life of a Low Stakes Casino Cash Grindin’ Girl by Lori Kolstad Gamblersdata is happy to welcome accomplished poker play Lori Kolstad to our weekly magazine.  Lori will provide a pro's look into the world of poker or anything else she wants to write about.  

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Remembering Minnesota Fats; SEC Warns About Bitcoins; Anti-Internet Gaming Hot Topic; Money Laundering and Sports

Remembering Minnesota Fats; SEC Warns About Bitcoins; Anti-Internet Gaming Hot Topic; Money Laundering and Sports

    Minnesota Fats was a real showman at the Bicycle Casino by Robert Turner www.gamingtoday.com Minnesota Fats changed my life. I first fell in love with pool at 15 when a friend invited me to a pool tournament in Tennessee. It looked like something out of a movie. The poo

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Vegas Gets Younger; Giada Shoots for June Opening; 8 Beer Bars for Craft Cold Ones

Vegas Gets Younger; Giada Shoots for June Opening; 8 Beer Bars for Craft Cold Ones

    Average age of Vegas visitor drops from 51 to 46 by Phil Hevener www.gamingtoday.com The evolution of the Las Vegas Strip continues – yes, it is coming back to life after some difficult years – driven in part by continued spending on attractions that put an increasing em

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'Godzilla' is God Awful; 'Million Dollar Arm' Strictly Minor League

‘Godzilla’ is God Awful; ‘Million Dollar Arm’ Strictly Minor League

  MOVIE REVIEW - 'GODZILLA' Movie Info In Summer 2014, the world's most revered monster is reborn as Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures unleash the epic action adventure "Godzilla." From visionary new director Gareth Edwards ("Monsters") comes a powerful story of human cour

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Tough Times for Female Sports Fans; Ethics at Stake in Ivey Controveersy

Tough Times for Female Sports Fans; Ethics at Stake in Ivey Controveersy

    News & Commentary Conflicting time for female fans By Jane McManus ESPNNewYork.com Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice was arrested and charged with simple assault-domestic violence on Feb. 15 after a physical altercation with his then-fiancée, Janay Palmer. P

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NFL Draft Grades; 3 Dirty Words; OK City vs Spurs

NFL Draft Grades; 3 Dirty Words; OK City vs Spurs

    After NFL draft, the fairest grade could be incomplete by Chris Andrews www.gamingtoday.com At this point after the NFL draft, the fairest grade you could give to most teams would be “incomplete.” Nonetheless, some teams seem to have done better than others. John

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