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Posts by David Burke

December 26, 2023 by: David Burke
Following a decisive 33-19 win vs the 49ers and with a record of over 4,000 yards, 24 touchdowns, and seven interceptions could Lamar Jackson win MVP for the second time?
August 18, 2021 by: David Burke
The UFC returns to the Apex in Las Vegas on Saturday after a weekend off, as Jared Cannonier and Kelvin Gastelum go five rounds in a fight that's sure to be well worth the wait.
August 16, 2021 by: David Burke
Brentford's first match in the premier league for 74 years leaves fans in awe as they take a 2-0 victory from The Gunners. Showing determination from start to finish, Brentford made some powerful plays early and set the standard for the match ahead.
August 15, 2021 by: David Burke
Who are the favorites in the MVP odds betting market?
August 6, 2021 by: David Burke
In an unbelievable turn of events, Rodger Federer, the only man to win 5 consecutive titles at the US Open has stepped out of the 2021 competition...
July 9, 2021 by: David Burke
Lightning Strikes Twice! Following the Bolts back-to-back Stanley Cup wins the sportsbooks have now released their opening 2022 Stanley Cup odds...
May 3, 2021 by: David Burke
Who will be the future stars of NBA? Here's ten leading college basketball who are hot prospects for July's NBA Draft including Cade Cunningham, Evan Mobley, Jalen Suggs and Corey Krispert
May 2, 2021 by: David Burke
Las Vegas has always been THE place to go when it comes to gambling in the US but with the US sports betting landscape changing so much, what will Vegas look like in the future?
May 1, 2021 by: David Burke
The Premier league is probably the most exciting competition for sports bettors in European soccer. We’ve looked at the current betting odds and will offer some picks and predictions for the three teams with a shot at a top 4 spot in the league - as we enter the final three games.
April 12, 2021 by: David Burke
Betting on the Oscars is hotting up! Here's Bovada's latest Oscars odds for Best Picture, Best Actor & Best Actress. This year's red carpet event will take place on Sunday April 25 at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood.
March 14, 2021 by: David Burke
A motorsport betting update covering at the latest NASCAR odds plus a look ahead to the new F1 season starting in Bahrain.
January 5, 2021 by: David Burke
Top Chinese esports organization banned for life from competing in online battle arena game DOTA 2 following a match-fixing scandal
November 18, 2020 by: David Burke
Buffalo Bill’s Resort & Casino opened in May 1994. It’s located in Primm, Nevada and is a popular stopping point for gamblers from Southern California before moving on to Las Vegas, which is some 40 miles to the north. Located on the California/Nevada state line it has a buffalo-shaped pool, a towering roller coaster and […]
November 18, 2020 by: David Burke
Having opened in 1966 Caesars Palace is well over 50 years old. Given this, plus its size, it is unsurprising the ancient Roman themed casino and hotel is considered to be one of Las Vegas’ best known landmarks. Based in Paradise, Nevada, the luxury hotel and casino is situated on the west side of the […]
November 18, 2020 by: David Burke
The Hawaiian-themed California Hotel and Casino (also known as The Cal) opened in 1975 and has been owned by Boyd Gaming since it was built. Located in downtown Las Vegas, the hotel currently has 781 rooms and amenities include a rooftop pool and fitness center. There’s a shuttle service to Sam’s Town in Henderson, and […]
November 18, 2020 by: David Burke
The Circus Circus Las Vegas is a hotel and casino that opened in 1968 and is located on the North end of the Las Vegas Strip in Winchester, Nevada. The 3,773 hotel rooms are located in several buildings, with there being plenty of appeal for those on a limited budget. Circus Circus has the largest […]
November 18, 2020 by: David Burke
The D (previously known as Sundance upon opening in July 1980, and then Fitzgerald’s) is the tallest building in downtown Las Vegas. The resort underwent a $22-million renovation in 2012 after brothers Derek and Greg Stevens purchased the property. The hotel is a 34-story building with 638 rooms, many of which are suites. There is also […]
November 18, 2020 by: David Burke
Downtown Grand was originally known as the Lady Luck when it opened in 1964. As the name suggests, the hotel and casino is situated in downtown at 3rd Street and East Ogden Avenue The eight-story Gallery Tower was completed in 2020, giving the hotel a total of 1,124 rooms. The standout feature of the hotel […]
November 18, 2020 by: David Burke
Fiesta Henderson (originally known as ‘The Reserve’), was opened in February 1998. It was renamed as Fiesta Henderson in April 2001. The hotel and casino is located on 35 acres of land at 777 West Lake Mead Parkway in Henderson, Nevada. The hotel has over 200 rooms and there are usually a number of promotions […]
November 18, 2020 by: David Burke
Excalibur Hotel and Casino opened in June 1990, as what was then the largest hotel in the world. There are now 3,981 guest rooms, including 41 suites. The hotel also has a gym, four heated pools, two waterfalls, two water slides, two whirlpool spas and 19 cabanas Excalibur is located at the Tropicana – Las […]
November 18, 2020 by: David Burke
This 50-year old resort, which was formerly known as the Las Vegas Hilton, has clearly put sports betting at the top of the bill
November 18, 2020 by: David Burke
Famous for their amazing water fountains and atrium the Bellagio Las Vegas (owned by MGM) comes equipped with the luxurious Bellagio Sportsbook & Bar making it one of the best sportsbooks to enjoy some Las Vegas betting. There is truly no better place to watch a game than at Bellagio – especially if it’s on […]
October 18, 2020 by: David Burke
It’s always party time at the Planet Hollywood sportsbook and casino on South Las Vegas Boulevard – with its upbeat vibes and dim lights. But nestled within this world of glitz and glamour the Planet Hollywood sportsbook offers an escape from the hubbub of the casino floor. Whether you’re interested in ‘Vegas betting, poker, slots […]
October 18, 2020 by: David Burke
Boulder Station Sportsbook, is a famous Las Vegas sportsbook and is known for live country music, having attracted some top names down the years, this 27-acre resort also has its own movie theater and video arcade.
October 18, 2020 by: David Burke
Opened in 1973, this established casino resort sits in a great location in the heart of the Las Vegas Strip. The Horseshoe, (Bally’s) was the original MGM Grand and is physically connected to the Paris Las Vegas Hotel & Casino which is also Caesars-owned. As well as ownership changes, name changes and renovations, Bally’s also […]
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