Tag Archives: The Linq
- Calling the Clock: Woods in Jail, Schwartz Setting Records and an Aussie Millions Round Up
January 23, 2015
Lee Davy recaps the week’s headlines including a jail sentence for a British World Series of Poker bracelet winner, the end of Bluff magazine print edition, the closure of The Linq poker room, and a round-up of the action at the World Poker Tour, World Series of Poker Circuit and...
- The Linq Poker Room Closes
January 21, 2015
The Linq poker room becomes the latest Las Vegas Strip poker room to shut up shop at the bequest of its owners Caesars Entertainment. The Imperial Palace in Las Vegas - those were the days. It was a right dump, but a popular dump. I remember being stuck in a...
- Report: Caesars hires law firm as it prepares for inevitable restructuring
July 11, 2014
Casino operator and full-time debt-servicing organization Caesars Entertainment has reportedly hired a legal team to help advise it on how to reorganize its finances, which could include the long-expected restructuring of the company. Citing sources with knowledge of the situation, Bloomberg reported that Caesars has hired New York law firm...
- Caesars to spend $223 million on Quad revamp, set to rename it the Linq Hotel & Casino
July 3, 2014
Caesars Entertainment has some big plans for the Quad Resort & Casino. That was made clear when the company announced that it would invest $223 million towards renovating the 2,256-room hotel and rebranding it as the Linq Hotel & Casino. The casino operator is planning to turn the Linq into...
- Binion’s turns 60; Cosmo loses $54.3m; MGM implodes; Caesars spins the wheel
August 18, 2011
Las Vegas downtown casino institution Binion’s celebrated its 60th birthday this week. Benny Binion bought the old Eldorado Club and Apache Hotel in 1951, combining the two into a single operation he dubbed the Horseshoe. It was the first Vegas casino to offer free drinks to gamblers and air-conditioning to...
Caesars, Gamblit testing skill-based games in Las Vegas
March 30, 2017
MGM’s Maryland casino National Harbor sets new revenue record
September 7, 2017