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U.S. Integrity is riding the sports betting wave

18 February 2019
Matthew Holt was at his Las Vegas home on a recent Monday evening watching college basketball, as he often does, when a player from Oklahoma heaved in a "harmless" three-pointer as time expired in the Sooners' home game against Iowa State. While the shot may have appeared meaningless to an outside observer ... (read more)
 

Sportsbook icon Jimmy Vaccaro explains his decision to leave Las Vegas and head home to Pittsburgh

1 February 2019
Jimmy Vaccaro said that there was only state he would even consider leaving Las Vegas for and it was Pennsylvania. After finalizing his paperwork first thing this morning, former bookmaker Jimmy Vaccaro was scheduled to begin his new job at Rivers Casino in Pittsburgh today. Yes, you read that correctly. ... (read more)
 

Top 10 Super Bowl prop bets and tips

28 January 2019
After the massive William "Refrigerator" Perry bowled into the end zone from the one-yard line way back in 1986, the way we bet on the Super Bowl changed forever. Explaining why The Refrigerator & Ditka are responsible for the #SuperBowl Prop Bet craze: https://t.co/2gYWPTOT6I pic.twitter.com/V2PPYtx0rS— Gary Trask (@casinocityGT) February 1, 2016 Yep, that's right. ... (read more)
 

Rhode Island officially becomes eighth US state to offer sports betting

26 November 2018
LINCOLN, R.I. – Moments after making one of three ceremonial first wagers at the newly opened sportsbook at Twin River Casino, Rhode Island Senate President Dominick Ruggerio was asked if his $20 ticket on the Houston Texans minus the points over Tennessee in tonight's Monday Night Football game was a good bet. ... (read more)
 

Top 10 ways to visit Las Vegas on the cheap

29 October 2018
A staggering 42 million people visit Las Vegas each year, according to the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority. While the LVCVA doesn't have official numbers on this, my best guess is that a large majority of those that come to Sin City for business or pleasure (or both!) aren't "whales" or "high ... (read more)
 

Top 10 new games and innovations at the 2018 Global Gaming Expo

15 October 2018
Casino-goers — particularly those who frequent sportsbooks — want advanced technology; convenience; and unique, immersive experiences. That was the main takeaway from this year's Global Gaming Expo (G2E), where key players in the industry were flaunting all kinds of new games and innovations to the tens of thousands of folks who flooded the Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas last week. ... (read more)
 

New futuristic sportsbook debuts at The LINQ in Las Vegas

12 October 2018
LAS VEGAS -- Stroll into the newest sportsbook in Las Vegas, and you may very well be entering the future of land-based sports betting. The Book at The LINQ Hotel & Casino — former home of the Imperial Palace, now one of nine Caesars Entertainment properties in Las Vegas — celebrated its official grand ... (read more)
 

Top 10 reasons to visit the newly renovated Palace Station Hotel and Casino

1 October 2018
When Frank Fertitta Jr. realized his dream of opening a Las Vegas casino back in 1976, he did so with the intention of making it a place where locals felt like it was a home away from home. The Casino certainly served that purpose well, attracting a steady crowd of Las Vegas residents and hospitality ... (read more)
 

Tiverton Casino Hotel ready for Labor Day Weekend grand opening

31 August 2018
In many ways, Tiverton, Rhode Island, is a classic New England town, with a history dating back to the late 1600s, ocean views, an assortment of ponds, lots of wooded areas and a population of just over 15,000 residents. Adding a casino to the mix isn't going to suddenly change the dynamic of this sleepy town sitting on Narragansett Bay, and that's by design. ... (read more)

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Gary Trask
Gary serves as Casino City's managing editor and has more than 20 years experience as a writer and editor. He also manages new business ventures for Casino City.

A member of the inaugural Poker Hall of Fame Media Committee and a current member of the Women in Poker Hall of Fame voting panel, Gary enjoys playing poker and blackjack, but spends most of his time sitting in the comfy confines of the sportsbook when in Las Vegas.

The Boston native is also a former PR pro in the golf-casino-resort industry and a fanatical golfer, allowing his two favorite hobbies - gambling and golf - to collide quite naturally.

Contact Gary at gary@casinocity.com and follow him on Twitter at @CasinoCityGT.

Gary Trask Websites:

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Gary Trask
Gary serves as Casino City's managing editor and has more than 20 years experience as a writer and editor. He also manages new business ventures for Casino City.

A member of the inaugural Poker Hall of Fame Media Committee and a current member of the Women in Poker Hall of Fame voting panel, Gary enjoys playing poker and blackjack, but spends most of his time sitting in the comfy confines of the sportsbook when in Las Vegas.

The Boston native is also a former PR pro in the golf-casino-resort industry and a fanatical golfer, allowing his two favorite hobbies - gambling and golf - to collide quite naturally.

Contact Gary at gary@casinocity.com and follow him on Twitter at @CasinoCityGT.

Gary Trask Websites:

twitter.com/#!/casinocityGT