I had the 13, 8, 5 horses boxed with a horse that might still be running. It’s nicer to get 2nd through 4th place finishers correct but that doesn’t pay the bills. Hopefully, your Kentucky Derby was more fruitful. I’m still taking a wait and see approach to evaluating how the MGM 2020 layoffs would impact the experience in Las Vegas.
Las Vegas has become one of the best cities for foodies in the US. Unfortunately, there’s one meal that’s often forgotten when chefs are creating delicious and decadent menus. A great breakfast is often omitted in a town that cherishes great dinners at night and brunch during the day.
A new sportsbook operator in Nevada, Circa Sports, is launching with a huge football handicapping contest in 2019. Details on the ” Circa Sports Million” football contest are still being worked out, but Mike Palm shared some details on VSiN this week. #BREAKING: @MikePalmCirca tells @meJVT and @AmalShah1 that @CircaLasVegas will be hosting a new football betting contest.
The Stars Group (BetStars in New Jersey ) and FOX Sports announced a plans launch a new sports betting outlet FOX Bet. This will be a first-of-its-kind national media & sports wagering partnership in the United States. The Score, another sports media company, will launch a sports betting app of its own in New Jersey later this year.
A large part of Las Vegas ‘ appeal is that it’s always changing. Casinos want to keep their attractions and offerings constantly fresh, alluring and exciting so every trip is a bit of a new experience. Unfortunately, new fees and new gaming rules can be a bit confusing and frustrating for visitors that don’t keep up with Sin City happenings on a regular basis.
Downtown Las Vegas offers some of the best values in Las Vegas. “Old Vegas” is comprised of mostly older casinos and hotels. The buildings and rooms are often smaller than the Vegas Strip resorts and thus less expensive. The value doesn’t stop with the less expensive hotel rooms. Good odds and rules in the casinos …
Stop if you’ve heard this before – Caesars Entertainment may be selling the Rio! This sale has been in the rumor mill for no less than five years. The rumors about Rio being sold heated up again in 2018 with talk about imploding the casino and/or building a Major League Baseball stadium.
Jimmy Kimmel recently recorded a week of shows at the Zappos Theater inside Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas. Kevin Hart was one of the celebrity guests that stopped by. He joked about Vegas not being good to him and why he doesn’t visit like he used to.
The information can be quite dizzying even if you’re not tracking the revenue numbers. All the money talk is probably more mind-numbing but that’s for someone else to deal with. I listen to earnings calls because they often have information that’s not in press releases and spreadsheets.
Horse racing isn’t as popular as it used to be. That’s obvious. However, the Kentucky Derby continues to set records for the amount of money wagered. And the handle on the big race is why bettors should consider placing some exotic bets on May 4.