Image: Wynn Resorts. Wynn Resorts raised its dividend during the most recently reported quarter to $1.50 per share per quarter, a $0.25 increase. The company moreover gave investors an added special dividend of $1 per share. The new, normal $6 annual yearly dividend puts Wynn at an industry-high 3.4% annual yearly yield . However, while Wynn’s new, higher dividend yield is attractive, there are a few reasons in that buying … Read the rest

NFL odds and opening spreads for Week 13 betting

Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports Thanksgiving Day offers NFL bettors an early start to their betting cards with three games on tap. The San Francisco 49ers are 5-0 SU in their last five home games against the Seattle Seahawks and they will try to continue in that winning trend this Thursday night hosting their NFC West rivals at Levi’s Stadium. San Francisco is a 1-point home favorite reportedly sportsbooks monitored by … Read the rest

As the Giants and Jets slide out of Super Bowl contention with a combined 5-17 record this season, New York’s chances of winning a professional sports championship in 2015 are dwindling. New York has 5-1 odds of claiming a title in Major League Baseball, the National Basketball Association, National Hockey League, Major League Soccer or the National Football League, reportedly analysts at Vancouver-based MyTopSportsbooks.com, which provides odds information and betting … Read the rest

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) — We don’t necessarily get a lot of travelers flying in to Las Vegas for Thanksgiving, yet a lot of locals fly out. There’s going to be a huge exodus of people flying out on Wednesday, since Thanksgiving is on Thursday. Action News has-been checking the departure boards at McCarran International Airport, and haven’t seen a lot of delayed flights. You can moreover check the status … Read the rest

Nov 26, 2014 Game Notes Las Vegas, NV –  Brown continues play in the Las Vegas Invitational, facing Austin Peay on Thanksgiving Day, November 28, at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, with tip-off at 2:00pm EST. The tournament wraps up on Friday, November 29 with the Bears facing either Steven F. Austin or Prairie View at 2:30pm or 5:00pm. The Records: Brown (1-4) is coming off an 89-68 loss … Read the rest

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Colorful and brightly-lit signs identify each bowl behind the bar: “Defenders of Freedom.” ”Hanky Panky.” ”Nature’s Calling.” The transparent containers are full of tiny slips of paper: pull tabs. James Tortella buys about 20 “Big Bar Bounty” tabs at 50 cents each. He shells them like peanuts, yet finds only drawings inside – a lime, a jukebox, a bunch of grapes. There are no cash amounts … Read the rest

Twins become fathers on same day

Jeromme Spence (l) with baby Cameron, and Jarrell Spence (r) with baby Cassen Twin brothers have become fathers of baby boys born within hours of each other at the same hospital. Jeromme Spence’s baby, Cameron, was born at 02:04 GMT at New Cross Hospital in Wolverhampton on Monday, and Jarrell Spence’s baby, Cassen, at 04:34 GMT. Midwife Barbara Kapoor said: “I have never ever heard of this happening before. It … Read the rest

UFC 181 weigh-ins set for Dec. 5 in Las Vegas; T.J. Dillashaw hosts Q&A

T.J. Dillashaw Weigh-ins for next week’s UFC 181 event take place Friday, Dec. 5, at Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. The same place hosts the following night’s event, which features a pair of title fights as welterweight champion Johny Hendricks defends his belt for the 1st time in a rematch with Robbie Lawler, and Anthony Pettis puts his lightweight title up for the 1st time against Gilbert Melendez. … Read the rest

Al Iaquinta vs. Joe Lauzon lightweight bout booked for UFC 183 in Las Vegas

Joe Lauzon The UFC’s Super Bowl weekend card in Las Vegas continues to near completion with the addition of a new lightweight bout. Al Iaquinta (10-3-1 MMA, 5-2 UFC) and Joe Lauzon (24-9 MMA, 11-6 UFC) are set to meet at the event, UFC authorities formally announced today. The news 1st was reported by Newsday. UFC 183 takes place Jan. 31 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The … Read the rest

CG Analytics And Sportradar Announce Partnership Agreement

<!– google_ad_section_start –>LAS VEGAS and ST. GALLEN, Switzerland, Nov. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — CG Analytics, the data analytics subsidiary of CG Technology™ and Betradar, a global brand in understanding and leveraging the power of sports data and digital content which is owned by Sportradar, today formally announced in that Betradar will be providing CG Analytics with access to a comprehensive package of pre-game and live odds data. Under the terms … Read the rest

Manila Bulletin – <!– google_ad_section_start –>London, United Kingdom  —  On the websites of Britain’s bookmakers, gamblers can bet around the clock on anything from soccer in Azerbaijan to financial market fluctuations, while others in betting shops feed high-stake machines in that can devour 300 pounds ($470) a minute. This anywhere – anytime gambling culture has changed the face of the industry over the past 15 years of time and brought … Read the rest