Gambler Juan Fresquez Jr., of Texas, center, tosses the first dice in craps at Caesars as they ...
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Caesars Palace casino dome renovation complete; 1st bet wins

The Caesars Palace casino dome returned to action with a winner. Juan Fresquez Jr. of Mansfield, Texas, rolled a seven on the first toss of…

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Charles Barkley celebrity golf prop bet entices sharp bettors

Charles Barkley’s reputation as a hacker on the golf course is widely known and was even the punchline for a recent AT&T commercial. But sharp…

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Harrah’s sportsbook reopens with bet from Jonathan Ogden

Jonathan Ogden stayed far away from sports betting during his Pro Football Hall of Fame career with the Baltimore Ravens. That was then. Now retired…

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Free bet pays out $269K on Avs, Warriors, Rams parlay

The Colorado Avalanche’s victory Sunday in the Stanley Cup Final paid off huge for one lucky bettor. BetMGM confirmed Monday that a bettor turned a…

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Billions bet on sports in 4 years since US legalization

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — Americans have bet more than $125 billion on sports with legal gambling outlets in the four years since a U.S. Supreme…

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‘Mattress Mack’ to place biggest bet in Kentucky Derby history

Mattress Mack is going back to the track. After losing $2.4 million on Essential Quality last year on what is believed to be the biggest…

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Las Vegas chef on new Food Network show, ‘Big Restaurant Bet’

This week is shaping up to be one of the most momentous times in Chef Mariana Alvarado Garcia’s life. Tonight, the Las Vegas culinary entrepreneur…

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