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February 6, 2017
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|February 6, 2017|
|John Grochowski talks about a popular semi-automatic blackjack game that goes by the name of -- wait for it -- Shaq Jack.
By Clare FitzgeraldClare Fitzgerald took a trip to Waterloo, N.Y., where del Lago Resort & Casino's opening, along with its carefully crafted appearance and promise of an economic boost to the Finger Lakes region, attracted hundreds of customers.
|The Las Vegas property ranked 48 on the publication's 2017 "Best USA Hotels" seventh annual list and achieved third on both the "Best Hotels in Nevada" and "Best Hotels in Las Vegas" lists.
The California casino's steakhouse received the first award in 2011 and has received it each year since.
In partnership with Le Chaine des Rôtisseurs, the casino will host a Hollywood Red Carpet Awards-themed event on 24 February that will feature a four-course dinner.
|For the seventh consecutive year, WSOP Circuit will be held at the property from 9-20 February.
The winners will be announced and trophies will be presented on stage during the dinner ceremony on Thursday, 23 February 2017, starting at 8 p.m. at the Sofitel Beverly Hills.
|After arranging the slot machines on the casino floor into clusters instead of rows, customers have played longer. (Las Vegas Review-Journal)
|The property has introduced five new virtual sports games to its online social casino and Facebook page.
Las Vegas sportsbooks reported losing on popular prop bets, such as the overtime, which would have paid 7-1. William Hill lost six figures on in-game wagering. (Las Vegas Review-Journal)
A man placed a $1.1 million bet on the Atlanta Falcons plus 3 points in the Super Bowl on 4 February. (Associated Press)
|The singer, songwriter, composer and pianist Neil Sedaka will perform at The Orleans Showroom on 17 and 18 March. Tickets are on sale now.
On 10 November, the tour will be live at the Mohegan Sun Arena starting at 7:30 p.m. Tickets go on sale 20 February.
On 22 April, the nine-time Grammy Award-winner will take to the stage. Tickets are on sale now.
Did You Know?
Nevada casinos won $11.3 billion from gamblers in 2016, up 1.3% compared to 2015, according to data released by the Nevada Gaming Control Board.
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