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Like brightly glowing moving puzzle pieces, something is always changing on Las Vegas Boulevard, whether it’s an opening, a move, a re-branding, or a full blown earth-shattering announcement. These five news bytes are just another reason to take advantage of new deals, book a spontaneous trip and say hello to bright lights, big city! Tory Burch now….
Sports betting is like a world all its own, and Las Vegas is the only place in the world where you can walk in and place a legal bet on sporting events. Unless that’s not true, in which case it sounds like it could be true, and that’s close enough, right? Anyway, there’s no busier….
They say mixed martial arts is the the fastest-growing sport in the world. Now, it’s putting down roots at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas. The mixed martial arts (MMA) organization, World Series of Fighting, recently announced it’s inked a deal with NBC Sports Network (the folks that broadcast the Olympics) to host a series of….
When you think “value in Las Vegas,” Imperial Palace leaps to mind like a gazelle being chased by a lion. Or something. The Imperial Palace has upped the value game once again, at its Sports Bar (near the hotel’s Sports Book), with a Happy Hour we think might just be the best in Vegas. First,….
You never know who you’ll bump into when you’re in Las Vegas. Yesterday, while roaming The Forum Shops at Caesars Palace, we stumbled into an autograph signing with none other than former World Boxing Council and World Boxing Association heavyweight champion of the world, Leon Spinks. The Field of Dreams sports memorabilia store hosted the….
Here’s today’s thing you might not know about Las Vegas: The Stardust was the first hotel in Sin City to add a sports book to its casino. In a spectacularly bone-headed move (at least in retrospect), the Stardust was imploded on March 13, 2007.
The college basketball championships are right around the corner, so it’s time for this blog to do some skillful trademark dodging! Get ready for the “College Men’s Basketball Division Championships Hoops Frenzy Extravaganza” in Las Vegas. Or something! Look, we already spend enough time in the company of lawyers, so just go with it. Whatever….
Some of the biggest names in NASCAR shut down the Las Vegas Strip on Dec. 1, 2011 to show off their flashy rides in conjuntion with Champions Week, an annual race ritual that calls Sin City home. Drivers taking part in a celebratory “Victory Lap” down the Strip were: Tony Stewart, Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick,….
Just because we have no idea what language these guys are speaking doesn’t mean we can’t share this video. We think it might be sports-related. We do know one of these guys, Todd Fuhrman, is the Senior Race and Sports Book Analyst for Caesars Palace. Our second favorite phrase from this video: “Fluctuating their unit….
We tend to know everything about Las Vegas. (Actual results may vary.) But the other day, wandering aimlessly around the Imperial Palace, we discovered something we’d never seen before: The hotel’s Race & Sports Book. We figured there must be one, somewhere. But we had no idea whatsoever it would be like this. To put….
Boxing great Sugar Ray Leonard schmoozed with fans at a book signing inside Caesars Palace on Sep. 17. He posed for photos and autographed his new book, “The Big Fight: My Life In and Out of the Ring.” Thanks to David Becker for the pic. More than 200 guests took part in the meet-and-greet at….
Legendary boxer Sugar Ray Leonard is set to square off with fans at a book-signing in the Caesars Palace Race & Sports Book (next to Pure Nightclub) on Sep. 17, noon to 2:00 p.m. Leonard will sign his new autobiography, “The Big Fight: My Life In and Out of the Ring.” Bonus Sugar Ray Leonard….
There are a good many things this Las Vegas blog does not know. It does not know what an IBA is. It does not know what a “cruiserweight” is. It also isn’t sure it knows what a “haymaker” is. But one thing this blog knows is a good deal when it sees one! With our….
Las Vegas isn’t just the best place to play your favorite casino games, it’s also the place where new games are born! Just a few days ago, a new table game, 3 Dice Football, hit the casino floor at O’Sheas on the Strip. O’Sheas is the only casino in the world that has this fun….