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March 28, 2016

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March 28, 2016

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arrowJerry Stickman: Patiently waiting for a royal flush

Patiently waiting for a royal flush
Stickman explains that while the odds of hitting the most coveted hand in video poker are about 40,000-to-1, it could take millions of hands to see one, depending on a number of different factors.  read more

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MGM Resorts to unveil The Park next week on Las Vegas Strip

Building a park on the Las Vegas Strip could be perceived as a waste of highly-valuable real estate, but that hasn't stopped MGM Resorts from constructing a new space that will provide much-needed greenery to the area when it opens April 4.  read more
MGM Resorts to unveil The Park next week on Las Vegas Strip



Borgata's Premier Nightclub to open April 8

With its debut, Premier will ignite a rebirth of nightlife entertainment in Atlantic City, introducing some of the world's most sought after DJs to the resort.  read more

$100,000 cash giveaway at Seminole Classic Casino

This Saturday, April 2, one winner will be electronically selected every 20 minutes to win between $1,000 and $25,000.  read more

Atlantic City gears up for busy spring and summer

New attractions and upgrades throughout the city include lightshows, fireworks and the opening of several bars and restaurants.  read more

Work on Massachusetts casino getting underway

After a series of setbacks, MGM Springfield is gearing up for its first full season of construction, one year later than hoped. (Associated Press)  read more



DFS Roundup: Real money games shut down

Daily fantasy sports giants FanDuel and DraftKings agreed to stop offering contests in New York while Yahoo also halted real-money DFS games in the state.  read more

DraftKings responds to Massachusetts fantasy sports regulation

The daily fantasy sports operator said it would fully comply with the regulations announced by Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey.  read more

Amaya CEO charged with insider trading

The parent company of PokerStars and Full Tilt said the charges are "without merit" and expects CEO David Baazov will be "fully exonerated."  read more



Las Vegas repeats as top trade show destination

After hosting 54 of the largest shows last year, Vegas once again topped Trade Show News Network's "Top 250 Trade Shows in the U.S." list.  read more

McCarran Airport monthly passenger traffics soars

McCarran International Airport reported an 8.9% year-over-year increase in passengers in February, including a 10.2% surge in domestic traffic. (Las Vegas Review Journal)  read more

Pitch for new stadium emphasizes attracting the NFL

Consultants from Las Vegas Sands and Majestic Realty explained that a $1.3 billion domed stadium in Southern Nevada would bring many benefits, including $49.4 million in new tax revenue. (Las Vegas Review Journal)  read more



Rivers Casino to host 'Poker Night in America'

The nationally televised cable and web series featured on CBS Sports Network comes to the Pittsburgh casino April 2-4 with Jennifer Tilly, Maria Ho and Matt Glantz expected to be in attendance.  read more

Cherokee Casino hosting Spring Deep Stack

The series runs April 14-17 at the Oklahoma casino and will feature four, $125 buy-in events.  read more



The Reel Life: Better late than never edition

James Phillips, who borrowed History of the Crusades nearly 50 years ago from the University of Dayton, recently mailed the book back to the college along with a letter of apology.  read more



Foreigner, Roseanne Barr highlight Little Creek Casino Resort entertainment schedule

The casino-resort on Washington's Puget Sound unveiled a new roster of shows coming to the Skookum Creek Event Center this spring and summer.  read more

Comedy superstars unite at The Orleans in Las Vegas

The 24/7 ComedyFest on April 23 will include performances from Billy Gardell, T.J. Miller and Frank Caliendo.  read more

Did You Know
Did You Know?
A Las Vegas woman won a $933,080 jackpot while playing a Wheel of Fortune slot machine last week at McCarran International Airport.
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