Tag Archives: MGM Grand
- 18th Annual Tiger Jam Event: Phil Hellmuth Confirmed as MC
April 13, 2016
The Tiger Woods Foundation has announced details of their forthcoming Annual Tiger Jam event and the 14-time World Series of Poker bracelet winner, Phil Hellmuth, will be the MC for the charity poker tournament. Phil Hellmuth once again takes charge of Tiger’s Poker Night on behalf of the Tiger Woods...
- iGaming North America 2016 Day 2 Recap
April 7, 2016
Today we returned to Planet Hollywood to attend the second day of iGaming North America for a series of sessions dedicated to eSports, virtual reality, millenials and more. Lunchtime featured an additional networking and learning opportunity for delegates featuring tables dedicated to discussing advocacy, VR marketing, lotteries, social gaming, tribal...
- Mayweather-Pacquiao fight ranks highest-grossing pay-per-view of all time
May 13, 2015
The Floyd Mayweather–Manny Pacquiao fight generated more than $500m, making it the highest-grossing pay-per-view of all time. Okay, the Mayweather-Pacquiao went down in the history as the Fight of the Century that never was. So let’s look at what have happened so far. Mayweather retained his unbeaten record after a...
- On Deck: The Power of “Money”
February 23, 2015
Throughout the whole process behind the latest negotiations of the Floyd Mayweather - Manny Pacquiao fight, the self-proclaimed “A-side” - that would be Floyd - always went back to one word to defend against complaints that the fight had lost its appeal: timing. We can all argue when the fight...
- Sportsbooks rejoice as Mayweather v. Pacquiao is on for May 2
February 21, 2015
Christmas is coming early for sports fans and the sports betting industry now that boxers Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao have finally agreed to square off in the ring on May 2. Five years in the making, the fight will go down at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas....
- SWAT team stands down after MGM Grand suicide; robber shot dead at Rio
December 10, 2014
An armed standoff at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas ended Wednesday morning after the individual who sparked the commotion shot himself dead. Police officers were called to the Las Vegas Strip casino around 3am Wednesday following a phone call from a friend of the man who...
MGM’s Maryland casino National Harbor sets new revenue record
September 7, 2017