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The best craps bets
There are a wide variety of bets available to be placed in the game of craps. Stickman explains the best bets to make and why to make them.  read more

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Ultimate Pro Football Challenge returns to Westgate

Fresh off awarding a $1,327,284 check to the 2017 winner, the largest award in the contest's long history, the SuperContest is the ultimate pro football handicapping contest in the world. The entry fee is $1,500, and contestants can enter through 8 September.  read more
Ultimate Pro Football Challenge returns to Westgate



Stratosphere's back to school offerings

From Monday, 6 August to Thursday, 9 August, all teachers will receive complimentary admission to the 1,149-foot tower for themselves and a guest, as well as buy-one-get-one free admission to Crafted Buffet in Vegas.  read more

Hard Rock Atlantic City's property opening

The Atlantic City casino boasts a game floor with 2,200 slots and 120 table games, along with more than 20 concept-based restaurants, lounges and premier entertainment venues.  read more

Resorts World Catskills Imagine a Million giveaway

In addition to daily and weekly prizes for the masses, four players will each win a very special VIP experience package, and one lucky winner will take home $1 million, guaranteed.  read more



The Reel Life: Home improvement edition

A couple in Florida got busted for running a yearslong scam at Home Depot.  read more



310 remain after Day 4 of the WSOP Main Event

Barry Hutter has the lead with 5,597,000, with Brian Altman sitting third with 4,861,000. Alexander Haro sits between them with 5,031,000.  read more

New Orleans native wins first WSOP bracelet

Anderson Ireland defeated 833 entries to win the $1,500 PLO Bounty while having less than a year of experience with the game of Pot-Limit Omaha.  read more

Vegas's Tan wins first WSOP gold bracelet

Longsheng Tan earned his first World Series of Poker gold bracelet by winning Event #66 of the 2018 WSOP, $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em.  read more

Matsuzuki wins first WSOP bracelet

The professional poker player from Scottsdale, Dan Matsuzuki, defeated 141 entries in the $10,000 Seven-Card Stud Hi-Lo to earn his first World Series of Poker bracelet and $364,387.  read more

Kornuth scores second WSOP bracelet

Chance Kornuth became the second player in the short history of World Series of Poker online bracelet events to win a bracelet live and online after winning the $3,200 Online High Roller Event.  read more

Galfond wins third WSOP gold bracelet

The 33-year-old, Phil Galfond, conquered Event 60: $10,000 Pot-Limit Omaha Hi-Lo 8 or Better Championship, which encompassed a total of 237 players and took three days to complete.  read more



Plesuv wins MSPT Venetian $3,500 Main Event

The Czech Republic’s Pavel Plesuv had an impressive final table performance to win the title outright for $640,062, which marked the richest first-place prize awarded on tour.  read more

Moneymaker PSPC Tour

PokerStars Ambassador and recent Poker Hall of Fame nominee Chris Moneymaker has formulated a new multi-stop 'Moneymaker PSPC Tour' of the United States kicking off on Saturday, 4 August.  read more



McLean to perform at Cherokee Casinos

The show at Cherokee Casino & Hotel Roland on 13 July begins at 8 p.m. in Lee Creek Tavern. The performance at Cherokee Casino & Hotel West Siloam Springs on 17 July begins at 9 p.m. in SEVEN Bar.  read more

Franco celebrated his 1,000th performance at the Linq

Magician Mat Franco's milestone performance was attended by a full house of audience members who joined the “America’s Got Talent” Season Nine winner for a photograph to commemorate the occasion in Vegas.  read more

Electric Safari at Flamingo on Friday nights

Starting 13 July at the Flamingo Las Vegas Beach Club, The Strip’s lively LGBT offering will continue to feature high-energy DJs, pop-up performances and more.  read more

The Commodores to perform at SugarHouse Casino

The Grammy Award-winning icons will perform their R&B and funk hits at The Event Center at the Philadelphia casino on Friday, 12 October, at 8 p.m.  read more

Pala to host Paint and Sip

The California casino will host a Paint and Sip art event from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Saturday, 4 August, in the underground wine cave.  read more

Did You Know
Did You Know?
In its first month offering full-scale sports betting, Delaware received $1 million in revenue from over $7 million wagered in the month of June, according to numbers released by the Delaware Sports Lottery.
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