Gronk the football star, meet Gronk the Kentucky Derby contender! Rob Gronkowski, tight end for the New England Patriots, announced this week he has reached a deal with Phoenix Thoroughbreds to buy into the racehorse that shares his name.view
Churchill Downs will lower the takeout on its pick five wager from 22 percent to 15 percent beginning with the spring meet this year, track officials said on Tuesday. The iconic venue opens its spring meet Saturday evening April 28.view
Jerry J's Fabulous Figs | This season, I am amazed by the awesome performances. I am also concerned, the “amazing efforts” might take toll on the runners. With the most notable being McKinzie, now off the Derby Trail - getting time to recover from an injury.view
VIP Getting Rich with Saber | When I first started coming to Las Vegas before moving here in 1978, everyone was happy, especially the ticket writers at the old Stardust where I hung betting the ponies most of the time when I was visiting.view
Across the Board | When trainer Todd Pletcher’s Magnum Moon won Saturday’s $1 million Arkansas Derby – with a 98 Beyer Speed Figure – he remained undefeated and now will go to Louisville, with the most qualifying points for the Kentucky Derby.view
Ellis Park, with a financial assist from and Kentucky Downs, will offer four new $100,000 turf stakes at Ellis this summer. Ellis Park runs July 1 through Labor Day, Sept. 3.view
The NFL, although still fine tuning its policy on the general public, beyond Nevada, legally wagering on its games, is expected to soon clear the way for Las Vegas to host the Super Bowl.
Las Vegas is now ranked as the 10th most popular global destination for private jet travelers using PrivateFly, the global private jet charter broker company with services in 19 countries.
Houston and the NHL may soon be seeking to follow the example of the Vegas Golden Knights and bring the league to another warm-weather locale. ESPN hockey contributor Greg Wyshynski says Las Vegas demonstrates hockey can work anywhere.
Bellagio is shuttering its gilded and crystal-adorned The Bank nightclub on June 3 ending a nearly 11-year run on the Las Vegas Strip. MGM Resorts International did not announce a replacement for the nightclub.
International Game Technology (IGT), the major gaming and lottery services and products provider, beat market expectations for its first quarter company-provided 2018 results revealed.