By Andy Kiersz | Business Insider – <!– google_ad_section_start –> Julia La Roche for Business Insider Poker is a fantastic game, particularly alluring to competitive, creative types who love numbers. Business Insider’s Eugene Kim has profiled some of Silicon Valley’s biggest poker fans, and the game is moreover huge draw with the Wall Street crowd.  While I’m far from a serious, professional poker player, I do occasionally get a chance … Read the rest

By MESFIN FEKADUAP Music Writer Enrique Iglesias picked up his 1st Latin Grammy in more than a decade Thursday, winning three trophies in addition to song of the year for his platinum hit, “Bailando,” while Calle 13 set a record for most Latin Grammy wins with 21.Iglesias accepted his awards from Paris, where he was tour. “Bailando” moreover won best urban song and performance, beating out Latin Grammy favorites Calle … Read the rest

  Las Vegas press row: Fight in Macao could be short and sweetBy Emmanuel Rivera, RRTPhilBoxing.comSun, 23 Nov 2014“Kid , take me to your favorite Chinese restaurant. I do not care if the food is lousy as long as it is pricey.”—the amazing Filipino humorist “Ka Doroy” Teodoro Valencia once said. (Tagalog: “Bata, Dalhin mo ako sa paborito mong restawran. Kahit hindi masarap. Basta mahal.”Tonight, Manny Pacquiao defends his world welterweight … Read the rest

<!– google_ad_section_start –> <!– –>NORTH LAS VEGAS Nev. (Reuters) – Of all the more than 200 rounds of golf Barack Obama has played as president, his outing on Saturday will probably prove to be a highlight: Teeing it up with New York Yankees amazing Derek Jeter. Obama’s foursome included Jeter, Brian Greenspun, who is owner of the Las Vegas Sun, and businessman and Democratic donor Stephen Cloobeck. They played at … Read the rest

<!– begin mod-article-title –> Updated: November 22, 2014, 6:44 PM ET Associated Press <!– end mod-article-title –> <!– begin tale body –> NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. — President Barack Obama is playing golf at an exclusive Las Vegas-area course with a retired shortstop, a Democratic Party donor and a newspaper owner. After Obama took about five hours to play the 18 holes at Shadow Creek in North Las Vegas on … Read the rest

<!– begin mod-article-title –> Updated: November 22, 2014, 8:36 PM ET By Tim MacMahon | ESPNDallas.com <!– end mod-article-title –> <!– begin tale body –> HOUSTON — Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban strongly agreed with NBA commissioner Adam Silver’s opinion in that sports betting should be legalized throughout the United States, predicting in that it would happen within three to five years. In an op-ed piece in the New York … Read the rest

By MESFIN FEKADUAP Music Writer Enrique Iglesias picked up his 1st Latin Grammy in more than a decade Thursday, winning three trophies in addition to song of the year for his platinum hit, “Bailando,” while Calle 13 set a record for most Latin Grammy wins with 21.Iglesias accepted his awards from Paris, where he was tour. “Bailando” moreover won best urban song and performance, beating out Latin Grammy favorites Calle … Read the rest

Marcus Brimage meets newcomer Cody Garbrandt at UFC 182 in Las Vegas

Marcus Brimage The UFC’s 1st card of 2015 continues to expand with the addition of a new bantamweight bout. Marcus Brimage (7-3 MMA, 4-2 UFC) will face promotional newcomer Cody Garbrandt (5-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC) at UFC 182. UFC authorities formally announced the new booking early Saturday evening. UFC 182 takes place Jan. 3 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The main card airs on pay-per-view following prelims … Read the rest

Obama Finds a Golf Partner in Derek Jeter

Derek Jeter celebrating after hitting in the game-winning run in his last at bat at Yankee Stadium against the Baltimore Orioles in September. Zuma Press President Barack Obama hit the links on Saturday with former New York Yankee All-Star Derek Jeter. Mr. Obama, a Chicago White Sox Fan, joined Mr. Jeter at the Shadow Creek club in North Las Vegas, Nevada. The golf course is in consideration one of the … Read the rest

<!– google_ad_section_start –> <!– –>A list of New Jersey’s licensed Internet gambling sites: Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa: http://www.Borgatacasino.com http://www.Borgatapoker.com http://www.NJ.Partypoker.com http://www.palacasino.com Caesars Interactive Entertainment-Bally’s Atlantic City: http://www.HarrahsCasino.com http://www.WSOP.com http://us.888.com http://us.888poker.com http://us.888casino.com Caesars Interactive Entertainment-Caesars Atlantic City: http://www.CaesarsCasino.com Golden Nugget Atlantic City: http://www.GoldenNuggetCasino.com http://nj-casino.goldennuggetcasino.com http://www.betfaircasino.com (formerly aligned with Trump Plaza) Tropicana Casino and Resort: http://www.tropicanacasino.com http://www.virgincasino.com Borgata Hotel Casino & SpaAtlantic City<!– google_ad_section_end –>

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<!– google_ad_section_start –> <!– –>OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey racetrack says it will shortly bid fantasy sports betting. Monmouth Park authorities formally announced their plans in a acknowledgment Saturday. It came one day after a federal judicial estimate ruled the state can’t partially lift a prohibition on sports betting in an effort to boost its struggling horse racing and casino industries. Track authorities haven’t set a date for … Read the rest