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Dec 09 2013

A Boost in Casino Revenues and other December Casino News

Maryland Maryland has seen a nice increase in the amount of money generated from their handful of casinos with November 2013 seeing $66.84 million in revenue versus $43 million in 2012. This number excluded the amount of money generated by the Rocky Gap Casino Resort, which only opened this past...
Dec 09 2013

Poker Strategy: Three Tips for Handling Bad Beats

Bad beats are a fact of life for any player, whether they're a tournament professional or if they're someone who enjoys a bit of online poker now and then. Unfortunately, knowing something is a fact of life and handling it well are two different things. Besides checking out Bovada’s ...
Dec 03 2013

NFL Betting - Seattle vs. San Francisco

The San Francisco 49ers received more Super Bowl hype than the division-rival Seattle Seahawks in the offseason, but since Seattle routed San Francisco back in Week 2 they've steadily improved their stock on the NFL futures and headed into this week tied with the Denver Broncos at the ...
Dec 03 2013

NBA Betting – Pacers on a tough Western swing

Having climbed to just below the Miami Heat on the odds to win the NBA championship at Bovada, the Indiana Pacers will be looking to continue their scorching start to the season this weekend as a Western road trip carries them through stops in San Antonio and Oklahoma City to face the Spurs and ...
Dec 02 2013

Breeders’ Cup Distaff Winner Headlines Bayakoa Handicap

Hosted by Hollywood Park on Saturday, Dec. 7, the $150,000 Bayakoa Handicap (G2) is a 1 1/16 mile race for fillies and mares 3 years old and up. Among the top contenders are Breeders’ Cup Distaff (G1) winner Beholder, along with Ismene and Warren’s Veneda. A likely shoo-in for Champion ...
Nov 26 2013

NFL Betting - Thanksgiving Preview

The Pittsburgh Steelers and the Baltimore Ravens are both surprisingly under .500 heading into Week 13 of the NFL season, but they're also both still battling for a playoff spot in the tight AFC. Those two AFC North rivals will cap off a day of NFL betting action on Thanksgiving with a...
Nov 26 2013

Game On Dude Looks for Redemption in Clark Handicap at Churchill Downs

The $500,000 Clark Handicap (G1) is one of the final classic-distance races of the year. The 1 1/8 mile test will be held at Churchill Downs on Friday, November 29 and is for 3-year-olds and up. Among the top contenders is Game On Dude, Will Take Charge and Golden Ticket. Game On Dude had his si...
Nov 25 2013

NBA Betting Preview – Spurs take on Thunder

The San Antonio Spurs have only lost one of their first 13 games of the season heading into this week's action, but they'll get a big test on Wednesday night as Tim Duncan and company head out onto the road to take on another Western Conference power – Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma C...
Nov 19 2013

NFL Betting - Week 12 Preview

After getting tagged with their first loss of the season on Sunday night the Kansas City Chiefs will be looking to bounce back this week as they play host to another division rival, the San Diego Chargers. Meanwhile, the Denver Broncos will get a tough opponent once again this week as they take ...
Nov 19 2013

$1M Delta Downs Jackpot Top Contenders

The road to the 2014 Kentucky Derby continues with the running of the $1M Delta Downs Jackpot (G3). The 1 1/16 mile race is restricted to 2-year-olds and will take place at Delta Downs on Saturday, November 23; 10-4-2-1 points toward Kentucky Derby eligibility will be awarded to the top-four fin...
Nov 18 2013

Can Chiefs Perfect Season Survive a Trip to Denver?

The slate for the coming weekend in the NFL is one of the best of the entire season. After a couple of weekends with ho-hum matchups, the big games have arrived – the kind of games that capture the imagination of fans, commentators and the players themselves.There’s going to be so much chatt...
Nov 18 2013

NBA Betting - Week Preview

Two of the top contenders on the NBA futures at Bovada will meet on the hardwood on Thursday night this week as the Los Angeles Clippers pay a visit to the Oklahoma City Thunder. That's just one of the marquee matchups on the league's betting slate for the next seven days, with the sch...
Nov 13 2013

NFL Betting - Week 11 Preview

The Denver Broncos remain the favorites on the odds to win the Super Bowl on the NFL futures at Bovada, but they sit in second place in the current AFC West standings. Peyton Manning and company will be looking to remedy that situation on Sunday Night Football this week as the Chiefs h...
Nov 13 2013

College Football Betting – Texas Tech vs. Baylor Preview

The Baylor Bears still need a lot of help to grab a berth in the BCS Championship Game, but the undefeated club will be at least looking to stay on a roll this Saturday night as they take their records of 8-0 SU and 7-1 ATS into their home game vs. Texas Tech as a double-digit favorite. Bears pa...
Nov 13 2013

Red Smith Handicap at Aqueduct

Aqueduct Racetrack will close out its fall stakes program on the turf with the running of the $250,000 Red Smith Handicap (G3) on Saturday, November 16. Tannery is expected to headline the list of 3-year-olds and up for the 1 3/8 mile race, along with Atigun and Howe Great. Trained by Alan Goldb...
Nov 13 2013

Poker Strategy: Understanding Aggression in your Game

The advent of online poker over the last decade or so has radically changed the way that players engage the game and each other. Nowadays, in order to be a winning player, you have to be an aggressive player, especially when playing No Limit Texas Hold’em and the like. With aggressive poker pl...
Nov 07 2013

The Wheel: Casino News for November, 2013

The Carolinas A new 750-room, 222,000 square foot casino could be in the works in North Carolina.For decades, the Catawba Indian Nation (the only federally-recognized Indian tribe in South Carolina) has relied on their pottery as their primary income. Now, the tribe is looking to land it once po...
Nov 05 2013

NFL Betting - Week 10 Preview

Joe Flacco and the Baltimore Ravens might be the defending Super Bowl champions, but they're in real danger of missing the playoffs this season heading into a key division battle on Sunday afternoon at home against the Cincinnati Bengals. That's just one of the marquee NFL matchups on ...
Nov 04 2013

Highlights from the 2013 Breeders' Cup

The 2013 Breeders’ Cup took place on November 1-2, 2013 at Santa Anita Park. The two-day event was composed of 14 races and brought together some of the best horses from North America and overseas to compete for $25M in purse money and some of the most prestigious titles in horse racing. Behol...
Nov 04 2013

NBA Betting - Week Preview - Nov 4

The Houston Rockets are off to a 3-0 SU and 2-0-1 ATS start this season with Dwight Howard in the fold, and they'll get a chance to further assert themselves in the pecking order in the Western Conference of the NBA this week with a four-game slate that includes a pair of matchups against t...