North Bay Casino Approved in Canada, Residents Respond in Outrage

Councillors in the city of North Bay, located about 300 miles north of Toronto, have passed a motion approving the construction of a new casino in the community, leaving many citizens shocked and angry. Brandishing signs reading “No Casino,” more than a dozen North Bay…

MGM Casino Mogul Kirk Kerkorian’s Estate Settles with Widow for $12.5 Million

The widow of MGM Resorts International founder Kirk Kerkorian will receive $12.5 million from the billionaire’s estate, despite waiving away her claim his fortune when she signed a prenup four years ago. Una Davis and Kirk Kerkorian were married in 2014 and lasted 57 days. Divorce proceedings…

UEFA Europa League Final: Wednesday, 9th May 2012 19:45

When is the Europa League draw? How to watch and stream, and the last 32 fixture dates

The Europa League group stages are drawing to a close, giving teams across the continent the chance to pursue silverware and a place in next season’s Champions League. It is certainly a welcome distraction for sides such as Arsenal and Chelsea who may see a title…

Sports Personality of the Year 2018

Sports Personality of the Year 2018: likely candidates, how to watch, when to vote and current odds

It’s that time of year. The BBC Sports Personality of the Year award is ready to be handed out once more after 12 months packed full of huge moments. England’s impressive progress at the 2018 World Cup, as well as British triumphs in the Tour…

Fulham vs West Ham: Player ratings as Hammers seize win on the road

Two first-half goals from West Ham put the match to bed as Fulham struggled to finish chances during a frustrating night at Craven Cottage. Managing 16 shots, with only four on target, Fulham had their fair share of chances in the Hammers’ half – but…

Chelsea transfer targets: 8 possible January window recruits reviewed

In Maurizio Sarri‘s short time at Chelsea the Italian coach has already brought revolution upon the West London side. The combative counterattacking football of Antonio Conte, which had been familiar to Chelsea fans for an era which started with Jose Mourinho‘s first spell, is gone….

Picks From The Paddock Best Bet – Sunday 16th December

13:20 Carlisle Nigel Twiston-Davies has sent six hurdlers to Carlisle in the last three years and has emerged with five winners for an 83% winning strike rate. He looks to have a great chance of enhancing that record even further today with One For Rosie who…

Picks From The Paddock Best Bet – Saturday 15th December

14:30 Cheltenham – Albert Bartlett Novices Hurdle The highlight of Saturday’s racecard comes by way of the Albert Bartlett Novices Hurdle, also known as the Bristol Novices Hurdle, a Grade 2 race contested over three miles. In recent years it has been won by some high-class…

Nick Luck Racing Preview – Saturday 15th December 2018

Cheltenham 1.55 – Baron Alco You’ve got to be good to do the Nov/Dec Cheltenham double, but I think Baron Alco’s exceptional display of front running has been underestimated. He goes on soft if the rain comes, is equally effective on the New Course and…

Europa League Betting Tips: Chelsea, Arsenal and Rangers all involved

Odds and preview for European ties The last places in the Europa League knockout stages will be settled tonight, as we head into the final round of group games. We’ve got a full preview of Celtic’s game against Red Bull Salzburg for you to enjoy,…

Harry Kane favourite to win SPOTY

Geraint Thomas and Lewis Hamilton also in the frame Harry Kane leads the race to win this Sunday’s BBC Sports Personality of the Year award, according to our latest odds. Kane finished as the top scorer at this summer’s World Cup in Russia. His displays…

Man City v Everton betting tips: Can Citizens bounce back?

Odds and preview of Premier League clash Manchester City host Everton this lunchtime looking to return to winning ways following the loss at Chelsea. The Merseysiders have enjoyed recent success over City at Goodison Park and have steadily improved under boss Marco Silva. Pep Guardiola’s…

NBA Friday Night ACCA: Kings to take the crown off Warriors

Photo by TJ Dragotta on Unsplash Friday night promises be a big one in the NBA as some key clashes should give us further insight into who will make it through the business end of the season. Here are the four clashes to keep an eye on. Bucks…

Having Transformed Its Casinos, Slots Maker Aristocrat Finally Makes Its Home in Las Vegas

Australian slots manufacturer Aristocrat Technologies unveiled its new $45 million headquarters in Summerlin, Las Vegas on Thursday. Before and After: Country artist Tim McGraw introduces his new Aristocrat game at the 2016 Global Gaming Expo in Las Vegas. Classic “Lucky Seven” slots are increasingly giving…

Scientific Games Agrees to Pay $151.5M in Settlement, Reducing Penalties in Federal Lawsuit

Scientific Games announced Wednesday that it had agreed to pay $151.5 million in order to settle a federal antitrust lawsuit with four companies over efforts it made to keep other automatic card shufflers out of the market. Card shuffling machines, like this one seen at…