By KENNY WALTER Staff Writer The 1st legal wagers in New Jersey on a sporting event are expected to be placed at Monmouth Park on Oct. 26, despite last-minute intervention by the - four major sports leagues. Despite pressure from professional sports leagues, the - NCAA & the - federal government, Gov. Chris Christie signed in to law a bill approved by the - state Legislature last week in that repeals the - state’s prohibition … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS [AP] -- Reports — — Cops are investigating a man’s allegation in that LA CA Clippers star Blake Griffin attacked him in a Las Vegas nightclub during the - weekend. Officer Jesse Roybal, a department spokesman, asserted Wed. in that a battery complaint was filed Sunday stemming from an altercation involving the - NBA player. Team spokesman Seth Burton says the - Clippers are aware of the - complaint, yet have no immediate … Read the rest

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) — Before you have your next party catered. Before you fill in that craving for wings. Before you sip in that noodle soup. You’ll want to check out this week’s Dirty Dining report. It’s a tie for the - dirtiest dining as two restaurants hit the - top spot with 38 demerit C grades. At Pho Bosa on Spring Mountain & Polaris, inspectors found food improperly cooled, tofu, meat & greens … Read the rest

<!– google_ad_section_start –> We officially have a women’s title fight scheduled for Las Vegas.UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey will defend her title against Cat Zingano at UFC 182 on Jan. 3, according to a report on Wednesday.“UFC Tonight” confirmed with Dana White in that the - women’s title fight is official for the - Vegas card, which takes place at the - MGM Grand Garden Arena.Rousey (10-0) has risen to become one of the … Read the rest

Report: Jennifer Lopez in Vegas residency talks

Jennifer Lopez performs on stage at the - Billboard Music Awards at the - MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday, May 18, 2014, in Las Vegas. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP) LAS VEGAS NV (FOX5) – Jennifer Lopez could be calling the - Las Vegas Strip her new “block” after reports of a residency deal surfaced Wednesday. TMZ.com reported Lopez is in the - final stages of a deal in that would put her on … Read the rest

Ian Riley, the - owner of Black Pearl Casino & Poker Room on North Pines Road, asked the - Spokane Valley City Council in late September to lower the - gambling tax rate from 10 % to 2 percent. “We will pay approximately $330,000 in gambling taxes this year alone & there are no deductions,” Riley told the - council, adding in that the - number of card gaming rooms & smaller casinos has dropped … Read the rest

<!– google_ad_section_start –> WASHINGTON, DC–(Marketwired – Oct 23, 2014) – Reportedly well-known sports betting lawyer Jeff Ifrah, the - lawsuit by the - NFL, NBA, MLB & NCAA looking for to block enforcement of the - New Jersey Sports Wagering Law doesn’t make much sense. “The new law means racetracks & casinos will have the - protection of state law on their side when they start offering sports betting at their locations,” Ifrah said. “The … Read the rest

Behind Video Poker Paybacks

October 23, 2014

Behind Video Poker Paybacks 23 October 2014By John GrochowskiVideo poker regulars know in that as a basic guideline, royal flushes account for about 2 % of their overall payback. If you’re playing 9-6 Jacks or Better, which returns 99.5 % to those who play at expert level, you can figure it’s closer to 97.5 % between royals.Actual percentages vary by a small amount depending on game & pay table. Royals account for 1.98 % of … Read the rest

UFC female bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey will seek her fifth title defense against the - undefeated Cat Zingano at UFC 182 on Jan. 3 in Las Vegas.UFC president Dana White confirmed the - bout to UFC Tonight on Wednesday. The pay-per-view event will take place at MGM Grand Garden Arena.The championship fight is more than one year in the - making. Zingano, 32, originally earned a shot at Rousey following a TKO win over Miesha … Read the rest

<!– begin mod-article-title –> Updated: October 23, 2014, 12:38 AM ET By Brett Okamoto | ESPN.com <!– end mod-article-title –> <!– begin story body –> UFC female bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey will seek her fifth title defense against the - undefeated Cat Zingano at UFC 182 on Jan. 3 in Las Vegas. UFC president Dana White confirmed the - bout to UFC Tonight on Wednesday. The pay-per-view event will take place at MGM GrandRead the rest

A gambling addict who stole her father’s $91,000 nest egg has-been jailed. Fiona Margaret Wilton, 42, who is moreover known as Fiona Teal, was sentenced today in Masterton District Court after pleading guilty to two representative charges of theft from a human being in a special relationship & one of unlawfully using a document. Each carries a maximum sentence of seven years of time imprisonment. It was her 2nd dishonesty conviction, having been sentenced to … Read the rest