Peter Amsel has been a fan of gambling ever since his parents abdicated their child-rearing responsibilities by routinely plunking him in front of a television playing The Joker’s Wild. A native of Toronto, Peter grew up a major fan of the Maple Leafs, which is probably why he was able to endure so many years of complete and utter failure at launching a writing career before ultimately finding his niche with CalvinAyre.com. Peter is highly sarcastic, deeply cynical and entirely too enamored with the sound of his own voice.
Could a date with Ladbrokes be the partnership 888 Holdings CEO Gigi Levy obliquely referenced last week? The two companies had a mild flirtation back in 2006 that ultimately failed to click, but they remained on good terms and now the rumor mill is heating up again.