Tag Archives: Orlando Magic
- FanDuel planning new round of financing, looking to go public in 2016
February 18, 2015
Daily fantasy sports site FanDuel is eyeing a new round of fund-raising that could put a valuation of at least $1 billion on the company. Multiple sources have told Fortune of the Scotland-based company’s short and long-term plans to continue holding its mantle as the number one daily fantasy sports...
- Bouncing Balls: The View From The Good Seats
January 15, 2014
I've been to probably 80 or 90 Oklahoma City Thunder games since they moved from Seattle. My normal seats are in either section 301 or section 315, high up behind the basket. Those are the cheap seats, of course; and, on occasion, they're free. (The Thunder have a pregame lottery...
- Magic man makes a drunken mistake
December 9, 2011
With Office Xmas Party season in full swing people are making drunken buffoons out of themselves left right and centre. Fumble in the boardroom here, quick tea-bagging of the photocopier there and if you’re really ambitious try getting everyone to start singing a rhyme telling your boss how much of...
- Floyd Mayweather Jr. too busy winning NBA bets to fight Pacquiao
February 2, 2011
Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather Jr. won’t take on Manny Pacquiao, but he will take on Nevada sportsbooks. The boxer recently tweeted “1st half bet Orlando had to win by a half a point. They won by 4 points. I won 90,000.” Mayweather went as far as to post the M Resort...
- Orlando Magic’s Preseason dominance only important to bettors
October 22, 2010
Like the record for eating the most hot dogs, or someone who trains to become the best in the world at exercising, the Orlando Magic have set one of those records that is just as impressive as it is meaningless. The Orlando Magic have won 21 straight games, in the...
- Finally another rivalry in the NBA
September 30, 2010
There's really only one legit rivalry in the NBA these days, and it's the same one that has existed since before forever, the Lakers and the Celtics. Gone are the days when Jordan and the Bulls battled the Knicks and gone are the days when John Starks and Reggie Miller...
Shaquille O’Neal to unveil hybrid slot in Parx Casino
September 24, 2015
Warriors set to enter season as clear NBA Championship favorites
October 5, 2017