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Grand remakeinside MGM

Apr 6, 2004 7:56 AM

The inner workings of the expansive MGM Grand continues to evolve as we speak. The lavish lobby now has $5 minimum blackjack right there. Thank you, MGM. We’re set to play.

An insider told me that hotel management wants to attract the gamblers that Vegas used to have when the Rat Pack was in their heyday. Meaning, less kids, ritzy restaurants, a new high rollers slot pit and no more Lion Habitat. The word is late next year, lions will be replaced by a sports bar and an upgraded book. Stay tuned.

...Detroit 7, Toronto 0. I thought it was hockey at first. Surely not the Tigers. But yes, and they beat last year’s Cy Young winner Roy Halladay. Just 161 more games left for the first place Motor City kitties.

...Watch UConn-Tennessee women Tuesday. They hate each other. Take UConn and give points .