Tag Archives: Roberto Luongo
- Saskatchewan online casino referred to RCMP; NHL to hip-check sports bet bill
November 7, 2012
While politicians in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan may have decided there wasn’t “a compelling business case” for launching an online gambling site, a criminal case may yet result from Tuesday’s launch of an online casino by the province’s White Bear First Nation. Don Morgan, a spokesman for provincial Justice...
- Luongo advances to 2012 WSOP Main Event Day 4
July 13, 2012
Day 3 of the World Series of Poker Main Event came to a close a few hours ago as the event that everyone wants to win got closer to its conclusion. Leading the way heading into Freaky Friday, or Friday the 13th, is Dave D’Alessandro with exactly 1.1 million in...
- First female Main Event winner a real possibility after 2012 WSOP Main Event Day 2a and 2b
July 11, 2012
Day 2a/2b of this year’s World Series of Poker Main Event is in the books and a total of 842 players remain from the 2,044 that began the day. The chances of the first ever WSOP Main Event female champion have improved significantly with Gaelle Baumann sitting out front with...
- BCLC sponsors Luongo at WSOP, pimps new live sports betting and futures
July 6, 2012
Vancouver Canucks goaltender Roberto Luongo will be one of the thousands of players taking part in the 2012 World Series of Poker main event field, and the BC Lottery Corp. (BCLC) is providing his $10k buy-in. Luongo’s freebie is part of the endorsement deal he inked with BCLC’s online gambling...
- WPT Amneville; WSOP-C Biloxi; Leeann Tweeden starkers in Playboy
November 9, 2011
Sure, all the eyeballs in the poker world are currently laser-focused on Tuesday night’s WSOP showdown at the Rio, but there are a few other items of note to report. Across the pond in France, Adrien “All In” Allain earned the World Poker Tour (WPT) Amneville €3,200+300 main event title...
- NHL could teach everyone else a thing or two
October 20, 2011
Vancouver Canucks goaltender Roberto Luongo may well be criticized for his day job. He could even be picked on for costing Canada a Stanley Cup. Hell, we could even foot the bill for the riots at his door. One thing can blow all this out of the water and it’s...
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