random ramblings       fred riecke, gamblersdata

random ramblings fred riecke, gamblersdata

...It took a little while to really catch on, but a bunch of schools are hopping on the colored field bandwagon that is famously driven by Boise State. Last year, Eastern Michigan put in a gray field that has received mixed reviews. Now, the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers are jumping in on the tre

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Deflategate Riddled with Holes ; Physics is on Patriots' Side

Deflategate Riddled with Holes ; Physics is on Patriots’ Side

  What if the Patriots inflated their footballs in a sauna? Originally written on NESN.com By Doug Kyed www.yardbarker.com Tired of DeflateGate? Get used to it. It’s moving in, dirtying up your dishes and emptying out your pantry. Oh, and good news: It hasn’t told you when it’s

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U.S. Treasury Cracks Down on Super Bowl ; Betting on the Olympics

U.S. Treasury Cracks Down on Super Bowl ; Betting on the Olympics

U.S. Treasury warns casinos on illegal sports betting by Reuters Warning comes a few weeks before the Super Bowl, the granddaddy of sports betting. (Reuters) – U.S. casinos must take steps to combat illegal sports gambling, the Treasury Department has told an industry group in a letter th

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Early NCAA FB Top 25 ; Super Bowl Totals

Early NCAA FB Top 25 ; Super Bowl Totals

MATT BROWN MORE FROM MATT www.sportsonearth.com EARLY 2015 COLLEGE FOOTBALL TOP 25 We are already a few days removed from the 2014 college football season, which means it is ancient history. That means that now, of course, is the time to start thinking about the 2015 season, arguing the

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Chicken legs, Free vodka and Topless Bookies ; 30 Vegas Food Bargains

Chicken legs, Free vodka and Topless Bookies ; 30 Vegas Food Bargains

Chicken Legs, Free Vodka and Topless Bookies By Anthony Curtis The Las Vegas Advisor After a busy 2014 that saw the openings of SLS, the Cromwell, Delano, and the Linq promenade and High Roller observation wheel, things will slow down a bit on and around the Strip in 2015. Check that: Thin

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This 'Cake' is Stale ; 'Black Sea' is Gripping, Smart and Thrilling

This ‘Cake’ is Stale ; ‘Black Sea’ is Gripping, Smart and Thrilling

Movie Review - 'Cake' MOVIE INFO The acerbic, hilarious Claire Simmons becomes fascinated by the suicide of a woman in her chronic pain support group. Rating: R (for language, substance abuse and brief sexuality) Genre:Drama Directed By: Daniel Barnz Written By: Patrick Tobin Ru

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Aggressive vs Assertive ; Skill Sways Luck

Aggressive vs Assertive ; Skill Sways Luck

Aggressive vs. assertive in poker by George Epstein www.gamingtoday.com A clenched fist would fall into the aggressive categoryIn poker, it is generally accepted that aggressive play is the opposite of passive play. The passive player rarely raises; whereas, the “aggressive” player often

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'Rumble' Chops Down Gustafsson ; Rios KO's Alvarado in 3rd

‘Rumble’ Chops Down Gustafsson ; Rios KO’s Alvarado in 3rd

Johnson cuts down Gustafsson By Brett Okamoto | ESPN.com Rumble Crushes The Mauler Anthony Johnson used a flurry of punches to stop Alexander Gustafsson in the first round of their light heavyweight fight in Stockholm, Sweden. A potential UFC light heavyweight title rematch between Jon Jon

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NCAA Can't Wipe Out the Penn State Stain - But They are Trying

NCAA Can’t Wipe Out the Penn State Stain – But They are Trying

MATT BROWN MORE FROM MATT www.sportsonearth.com   NCAA RESTORES PATERNO'S WINS Joe Paterno is Division I college football's winningest coach again. If you want to celebrate that, or if you want to shudder at the thought, go right ahead. Unofficially, we've known this was still the ca

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Eastwood Excels with 'American Sniper' ; 'Blackhat' Showcases Global Cybercrime

Eastwood Excels with ‘American Sniper’ ; ‘Blackhat’ Showcases Global Cybercrime

MOVIE REVIEW - 'AMERICAN SNIPER' MOVIE INFO From director Clint Eastwood comes "American Sniper," starring Bradley Cooper as Chris Kyle, the most lethal sniper in U.S. military history. But there was much more to this true American hero than his skill with a rifle. U.S. Navy SEAL sniper Chri

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Looking at Poker in 2015 ; A Poker Life:  Billy Pappas

Looking at Poker in 2015 ; A Poker Life: Billy Pappas

What to Look Forward To For Poker 2015 By Earl Burton www.pokernewsdaily.com Now that the confetti has been swept up, people have nursed their respective conditions back to normalcy and everyone has now bid adieu to 2014, the New Year celebrations are complete. Thus, it is time to turn to 20

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random ramblings       fred riecke, gamblersdata

random ramblings fred riecke, gamblersdata

...A book about infamous, but also legendary, Las Vegas gambler and casino boss Benny Binion will be made into a movie, deadline.com reported Monday. Relativity Media has acquired screen rights to Blood Aces: The Wild Ride Of Benny Binion. According to the report, Cliff Dorfman, screen writer for

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Las Vegas Seeks Olympic Action ; Ohio State Provides Big Win for Sportsbooks

Las Vegas Seeks Olympic Action ; Ohio State Provides Big Win for Sportsbooks

Las Vegas sportsbooks bids to legalize Olympics betting in Nevada By: Kirby Garlitos - CalvinAyre.com A group of the Las Vegas Strip sports books have banded together to lobby the Nevada Gaming Commission to legalize bets on Olympic events. As it stands now, Olympic betting is still illegal i

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Top Global Gaming Stories of 2015 ; Is There a 'Perfect' Poker Playing Machine?

Top Global Gaming Stories of 2015 ; Is There a ‘Perfect’ Poker Playing Machine?

Top 5 Global Gambling Stories of 2014 By: Hartley Henderson WWW.OSGA.COM Hartley gave us his Top 10 Gambling Stories of 2014: North America last week and today wraps-up last year around the world with the Top 5 Global Gambling Stories of 2014. Many global stories revolved around online gambli

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Wilder Easily Handles Stiverne ;  McGregor Continues Dominance

Wilder Easily Handles Stiverne ; McGregor Continues Dominance

Deontay Wilder decisions Stiverne By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com   Wilder Wins Heavyweight Title Deontay Wilder became the first American to win a heavyweight world title since 2006, defeating Bermane Stiverne by unanimous decision in Las Vegas. LAS VEGAS -- Deontay Wilder has come

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