Professional boxing returns to Rivers Casino on Friday, June 8, for “Rivers Rumble VIII,” presented by Rivers Casino in association with Made Men Promotions. Another exciting night is in store at the award-winning casino’s waterfront amphitheater.view
Off the Canvas | For the first time ever, UFC heads to Liverpool for UFC Fight Night as No. 1 ranked Welterweight Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson enters hostile territory to battle England’s own and No. 8 ranked Darren Till this Sunday.view
Off the Canvas | Tons of fighting action Saturday so let’s not waste time jumping in.view
It’s easy for fans and sports bettors to overlook UFC 224 while looking forward toward CM Punk’s redemption fight at UFC 225, the champion vs. champion match-up at UFC 226 or the rumored Georges St-Pierre vs. Nate Diaz bout at UFC 227.view
Off the Canvas | Jorge Linares has one of those unique boxing stories. Not many fighters lose three of seven fights and go on to become a World Champion.view
Off the Canvas | This was supposed to be the big GGG vs. Canelo 2 rematch live from T-Mobile Arena in Vegas over Cinco de Mayo weekend, May 5, but then came Saul “Canelo” Alvarez’s positive tests for clenbuterol a banned substance in boxing.view
Off the Canvas | While the Gennady “GGG” Golovkin-Saul “Canelo” Alvarez rematch cancellation was a disappointment, especially here in Vegas, GGG will still fight May 5 vs. Vanes Martirosyan on regular HBO on May 5 from Carson, Calif.view
Off the Canvas | It’s time to talk about the next solid card from UFC this Saturday from Glendale, Arizona with a main event featuring two all-out fighters in Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje.view
Off the Canvas | Hopefully everyone who read this column last week took advantage of grabbing Showtime because Deontay Wilder vs. Luis Ortiz was even better than I expected it to be. Wow what a fight. It’s honestly worth the $11 for one month just to watch the replay!view
Cash Considerations Podcast | We delve into the Conference Tournament action, Canelo's positive test, the non ruling from the Supreme Court on sports betting and more.view
Off the Canvas | If you were a fan of heavyweights of the 1970s (Ali, Frazier, Foreman), heavyweights of the 1990s (Tyson, Holyfield, Bowe, Lewis) then does Showtime have a fight for us all on Saturday night.view
Off the Canvas | Danny Garcia returns to the ring this Saturday at Mandalay Bay Events Center to take on slugger Brandon Rios. Garcia was last seen nearly one year ago losing a split decision to Keith Thurman in a WBC/WBA Welterweight Unification battle.view
Off the Canvas | Stop me if you have heard this one before: the UFC had a main event cancelled. The good news is UFC 221 was somewhat saved with a UFC interim Middleweight Title match between Luke Rockhold and Yoel Romero this Saturday.view
The Takeover | The stage is set. The battle of the icons is upon us at Super Bowl LII in Minnesota: Five-Time Super Bowl Champion Tom Brady of the New England Patriots versus… Nick Foles.view
With Floyd Mayweather retired, Manny Pacquiao aging and Miguel Cotto retired, a lot of people out there might wonder who are the next great fighters?view
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The Takeover | Let’s start the week off with a couple comments on the sports world. I would like to applaud the College Football Committee for selecting the correct four teams for the right to play for the National Championship.view
New Zealand gambling stakeholders are considering their efforts to curb problem gambling by expanding the use of facial recognition technology. The system monitors people entering gaming rooms and checks their face against a voluntary photo database.
A group of British racehorse owners and breeders are going into the pari-mutuel bookmaking business.Known as the Alizeti consortium, the group says it has reached an agreement to purchase a share of the Tote, a prominent UK horseracing bookmaking brand.
Las Vegas-based Wynn Resorts has chosen a Charlestown, Mass.-based custom luxury yacht builder to construct three “European-style, low-profile motor yachts” to transport passengers to and from its $2.5 billion Encore Boston Harbor gaming resort in Everett.
Players still take home major cash slot machine jackpots at Mississippi Coast casinos, but it's been years since one of those jackpots topped $1 million. Officially, it will be three years in October since a Florida woman, won $1.5 million at Biloxi’s IP Casino.
The New Jersey Thoroughbred Horsemen's Association has gone to court against the four major U.S. professional sports leagues and the NCAA, claiming the leagues cost Monmouth Park more than $130 million in lost revenue by obstructing legal sports betting.