March Madness in Las Vegas is a Party

March Madness in Las Vegas With watch parties, jerseys and shirts adorned with college logos, and visitors from all over the country, the first days of March Madness in Las Vegas is the ultimate sports betting celebration. Whether you refer to it as March Madness in Las Vegas or the variations used by many casino resorts and bars (i.e. Hoops … [Read more...]

10 Great Spots to Watch & Bet Football in Las Vegas

10 Great Spots to Watch & Bet on Football in Las Vegas Football is finally back and sports fans visiting Las Vegas on autumn weekends have plenty of great options to catch the NCAA and NFL action. There are dozens of great sports books and other choices in Vegas that have something unique to offer for football fans. Which Las Vegas spots are … [Read more...]

Fantasy Football Las Vegas Style

Fantasy Football Las Vegas Style - The D Hotel & Casino is offering up some fun for those that want to have their fantasy football draft in Las Vegas. The fantasy football league I'm in has kicked around the idea of having a fantasy draft in Las Vegas for years. For others in the same boat, 2014 might be the year to pull the trigger and hit … [Read more...]

The D Sports Book in Downtown Las Vegas Gets Spruced Up

For a blend of vintage and modern, you can’t beat the recently updated William Hill Sports Book at The D in Downtown Las Vegas. William Hill took over sports book operations when The D opened in the Fall of 2012, but the dated lounge furniture and stools from the old Fitzgeralds remained in use for the space. Even though the second floor of The … [Read more...]

Kentucky Derby Parties in Las Vegas

Kentucky Derby in Las Vegas Some call it the fastest two minutes in sports and every first Saturday in May, the quest for a Triple Crown horse racing champion begins. If you are not one of the lucky ones to make it to Kentucky for the Derby, Las Vegas has a number of options for watching and betting on the "Run for the … [Read more...]

March Madness in Las Vegas – 48 Hours of Hoops, Packed Sports Books, and Fremont Street

March Madness Las Vegas Style March Madness festivities arrived in Las Vegas recently and with it came packed crowds and heavy betting action at Las Vegas sports books. I spent the weekend experiencing first-hand the excitement in Las Vegas for March Madness and I’ll venture to say that there is no better place than Sin City for catching all … [Read more...]

Best Las Vegas Sport Books – The D Sports Book Review

Seats: Approximately a dozen lounge chairs Screens: 8 HD Screens. No jumbo sized monitors The D sports book, operated by William Hill, is a cozy space located on the second floor of the hotel property. The sports book was completely renovated upon William Hill taking over, however the original space (during the Fitzgerald’s days) was never … [Read more...]

Something about that Slot Machine Horse Racing Game – Discovering Sigma Derby While in Downtown Las Vegas

Something about that Slot Machine Horse Racing Game – Stumbling Upon Sigma Derby While in Downtown Las Vegas A recent post-midnight jaunt to Downtown Las Vegas led me to the vintage gaming area on the second floor of The D Hotel and Casino. The first thing I heard as I approached the myriad of old-school coin operated slot machines was a voice … [Read more...]

The D Las Vegas Refunding Money to Packers Bettors

If you placed a sports book bet on The Green Bay Packers for this past Monday Night’s NFL game, hopefully it was at The D. The Las Vegas Sun is reporting that the recently remodeled hotel and casino in Downtown Vegas (formerly Fitzgerald's) is doing something very unique as far as Vegas sports books go – The D is actually refunding money to … [Read more...]