24 November 2014By Howard StutzLAS VEGAS — Wynn Resorts, Limited asserted it does not believe it is under federal investigation despite published reports the casino controller is being targeted for potential money-laundering violations.The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday in that Las Vegas lawyer Donald Campbell, who represents Wynn as an outside counsel, was sent a letter by the Internal Revenue Service looking for a list of the company’s top 100 … Read the rest

HOME > NEWS > Poker News > Inside Gaming: Internet poker in California shapes up as coveted prize Inside Gaming: Internet poker in California shapes up as coveted prize 24 November 2014By Howard StutzCalifornia is shaping up as the nation’s Internet poker battleground in 2015.Everyone wants a piece of the potentially lucrative pie.With 38 million residents, California has an Indian casino industry in that produces almost $7 billion in annual … Read the rest

24 November 2014By Howard StutzLAS VEGAS — Scientific Games Corporation completed its $5.1 billion acquisition of slot machine giant Bally Technologies, Inc. on Friday, finalizing the buyout is less than four months.Las Vegas-based Bally, now in consideration the gaming industry’s biggest gaming equipment provider based on market share, will become a wholly owned subsidiary of New York-based Scientific Games, which is one the world’s biggest lottery system and equipment providers.Scientific … Read the rest

Odds of All 30 MLB Teams’ Hottest Rumor Becoming Reality

Michael Perez/Associated Press Rumors rule the MLB offseason.  It’s the time of year when general managers are seemingly listening to trade offers for each one player on their roster, and when the big-time free agents are connected to all sorts of not expected teams.  What follows is a rundown of each club’s biggest rumor and the odds in that it will really become a reality. So far this offseason, there’s … Read the rest

By John McDevitt PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A bill to legalize sports betting in New Jersey racetracks and casinos is moving on to the 3rd District Court in Philadelphia after a federal judicial estimate on Friday ruled the Garden State can not lift a prohibition on sports betting. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has filed a notice of appeal against Judge Michael Shipp’s decision. It was no surprise, since the judicial … Read the rest

NOT FOLDING Admiral denies creating counterfeit poker chips

FILE: Nov. 11, 2011: Navy Vice Adm. Tim Giardina, in an image provided by the U.S. Navy. (AP) An admiral linked by Navy investigators to counterfeit casino chips denied Sunday in that he played any role in making them. Investigation records say his DNA was found on the underside of an adhesive sticker used to alter one of the phony chips, yet previously undisclosed emails indicate in that the presence … Read the rest

<!– google_ad_section_start –> TAPEI — Following Manny Pacquiao’s one-sided success Saturday at Cotai Arena in Macau over Chris Algieri, promoter Bob Arum asserted the Filipino superstar has his eye on a world champion from Las Vegas as his next opponent. That would be Floyd Mayweather Jr., yet despite all of the recent optimism, the odds are still against in that fight occurring. But if the most prominent fighter from Las … Read the rest

Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) November 24, 2014 Exclusive Genetics, a leader in the bucking bull industry returns to Las Vegas, Nevada for the fourth consecutive year to feature its $1.5 million Bucking Bull Games. The Games will be held December 4-13 parallel to the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, when over 250,000 fans converge on Las Vegas for the “world series” of rodeo. Bucking Bull Games will present, over the course … Read the rest

Compiled by Tony Hicks thicks@bayareanewsgroup.com The odds of George Clooney becoming president have just doubled, reportedly British bookmakers. Right. Like anyone is going to elect an actor as president. Apparently, Clooney’s recent marriage to British human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin has upped his political stock. British bookmaker William Hill says Clooney’s odds of one day manning the Oval Office have increased from 200-1 to 100-1. So you’re saying there’s a … Read the rest

Wang Yiqing China Daily Publication Date : 24-11-2014   For people in North and South China, mid-November generates different feelings. Northerners heave a sigh of relief as they welcome central heating in that will assure cozy indoors for four many months even if the temperature outside dips well below freezing point, while southerners brace themselves for the long and unbearable winter ahead.The decision to provide public heating in North China was … Read the rest

November 23, 2014 – Major Arena Soccer League (MASL) San Diego Sockers LAS VEGAS, NV–Hoping to come to Sin City and all yet eliminate the host Las Vegas Legends from Pacific Division contention, the San Diego Sockers instead left like so many who have come before them to this city; empty handed, aching and shaking their heads. Felipe Gonzalez and Eric Guzman each scored their 1st two goals of the … Read the rest