Tag Archives: North Carolina
- Steve Aoki partners with GameCo, as VGMs moves into a third state
August 10, 2017
One of the world's most loved DJs, Steve Aoki, has partnered with the Video Game Gambling Machine (VGM) creator GameCo Inc., to create a skill-based wagering game based on his hit album Neon Future, and GameCo Inc., seal a new deal with Harrah's Cherokee. First, we had skill-based video games...
- North Carolina say no to charity poker; CSOP say yes with Florida event
August 2, 2017
Two different tales of a charitable nature including the North Carolina Governor vetoing a bill to allow gambling in the state to benefit charities, and the Charity Series of Poker hosting an event in Florida to help families who use the Joe DiMaggio's Children's Hospital. I know two things about...
- North Carolina, UCLA co-favorites on 2017 NCAA Tournament Odds
March 1, 2017
Despite coming off a 53-43 loss to the Virginia Cavaliers (20-9, 10-7 ACC) on Monday, the North Carolina Tar Heels (25-6, 13-4) remain in line for the top seed in their conference tournament, and they are also +600 co-favorites to win the 2017 NCAA Tournament along with the UCLA Bruins...
- College Football Dream Opening Saturday
September 2, 2016
You’d be hard pressed to turn back the pages, and subsequently recall a more intriguing docket of games on a college football opening Saturday. For starters, there are an unprecedented three contests that pit ranked teams against one another. Furthermore, there are three more non-conference encounters involving football programs with...
- Cherokee Indians to open new casino this September
September 8, 2015
The North Carolina tribe of Cherokee Indians are set to launch its new casino, the Harrah’s Cherokee Valley River, to provide a further hold on the region as well as a boost in revenues. The $110m casino, which is scheduled to open on September 28th, will be located in the...
- Calvin Ayre’s 2013-14 College Bowl Preview, Part I
December 18, 2013
It's college bowl season. Feel the excitement! It's like spring training...if spring training was after the season and took up the two weeks before the World Series. It's basically 34 consolation games, where even the winners have to pretend to get excited. It's the Poinsettia Bowl and the Idaho Potato...
Ask not where bitcoin will be tomorrow, but 10 years from now
September 19, 2017
Why the SEC really rejected the Bitcoin ETF
March 14, 2017