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

Poker by Tristan Wade

November 24, 2014

In late May, I played in the WPTDeepStacks $1,100 main event, which was held at the Bicycle Casino in Los Angeles. I survived Day One on Thursday, then flew back to Orlando for a wedding. I boarded a 6:20 a.m. flight the next day to make it back to L.A. for Day Two, the cash day. I arrived at LAX at 10 a.m. The casino is an hour away from … Read the rest

(PRWEB) October 27, 2014 QueBIT receives IBM’s distinguished North America Business Partner Excellence Award during IBM’s Insight Conference held at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. This award recognizes the business partner on a broad anger of strategically noteworthy criteria in that collectively drive value for the IBM Business Analytics brand. Gary Quirke, CEO of QueBIT stated, “This is the fifth consecutive year in that QueBIT has-been recognized by IBM with … Read the rest

NZ Racing Board Chair Glenda Hughes has welcomed the off-shore betting announcement made by Minister for Racing Nathan Guy at the organisation’s Annual General Meeting in Petone today.Speaking from the AGM Minister Guy has formally announced the creation of a working group to develop recommendations to combat the impact of off-shore betting on racing and sport.”Betting through overseas providers deprives our local industry and sports of the funding they deserve,” … Read the rest