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No Merger For Las Vegas Casino REITs, Group Says

Vici Properties, landlord for casinos operated by Caesars Entertainment, said Wednesday that it has rejected a takeover offer from a casino-related entity affiliated with Caesars’ rival MGM Resorts International. Earlier …

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Global Poker Grizzly Games Break Records With Smashed Guarantees

The Grizzly Games, the second leg of the Global Poker Championships, has exceeded all expectations with an astounding start to their series which had already guaranteed more than SC$1.5 million. …

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Police Officers Accused Of Trying 'To Out' Undercover Investigator In Underground Poker Game

A far-reaching and years-long investigation into illegal gambling in Wichita, Kansas, including underground high-stakes poker games, has ensnared two local police officers. The United States Attorney’s office for the District …

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Bill Perkins' 1-Year Weight Loss Prop Bet – Jamie and Matt Staples still 30+ Pounds away from winning $150,000

Hedge fund manager and poker player Bill Perkins is well-known in the poker community as a lover of extreme prop bets, and one of his lucrative schemes this time (which could be one of his best wagers yet) is the one he made with brothers Jaime and Matthew Staples on March 26, 2017 at 5pm.…

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Card Player Poker Tour Golden Gates Event Begins Friday In Black Hawk, Colorado

This Friday, the Card Player Poker Tour will make its first ever trip to Black Hawk, Colorado to the Golden Gates Casino and Poker Parlour for a $600 buy-in event …

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All aboard the new era for poker! CoinPoker�s ICO Launches on Friday

Two Thirds of CHP already reserved with 30,000 + unique users and 4,000+ unique daily players already using site CoinPoker.com are launching their eagerly awaited ICO this Friday with only one third of its allocation left for sale – two thirds of CHP (chips) tokens already reserved for sale via the priority whitelist! CoinPoker is…

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Kevin Hart wins €40K Pot, Returns €15K to Opponent out of Pity

It’s being called one of the greatest hands in the history of poker, and the ‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle’ star Kevin Hart is the main character in this awesome poker play. Last week, Hart decided to choose Hollywood instead of the Bahamas to compete in the brand new PokerStars Championship Cash Challenge Series. In…

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Record Bad-Beat Poker Jackpot Hit In Michigan

A seven-figure bad-beat jackpot was hit Tuesday at one of Detroit’s three casinos. The amount is said to be a new record for U.S. soil. The jackpot in Motor City …

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Trump Compares North Korea Crisis To Poker Game

Donald Trump, a former casino owner in Atlantic City, New Jersey, knows quite a bit about a well-timed bluff. In an interview Wednesday with Reuters, the President invoked a casino …

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2018 CPPT Live! Casino & Hotel: Winners of Events 15-16

The inaugural Card Player Poker Tour Live! Casino & Hotel kicked off on January 4, 2018 at what has been voted Maryland’s Best Casino five years running by Casino Player …

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