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System Downtime 27-Mar-2011

Please be aware that there will be a brief outage for PlayerSpot (and all its services – calendars, articles, It’s On Me! Social Gifting) on Sunday, March 27, from 11pm-1a EST. We’re changing some configurations to better support our future plans. Thank you for understanding, and here’s to progress!

World Poker Challenge 2011 KNPB Charity Event Results

Courtesy of Grand Sierra Resort

KNPB Charity Event: No Limit Hold’em $200+$20 No Rebuy/No Add-on

24-Feb-2011 6pm

Entrants: 33
Prize pool: $15,200 (WSOP Seat)

Levi Hull Sacramento, CA WSOP Seat

5 Things… about Boomtown Hotel Casino Reno

Boomtown Reno is situated on I-80 in Verdi, just 12 miles from downtown Reno.

When you visit the property, look around, because there’s plenty to pay attention to.

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New Series: 5 Things… and we want your input!

We’re starting a new series in the new year entitled “5 Things” (such as “5 Things to do…” or “5 Things you have to see…” or “5 Things you have to eat…”) at various local businesses and regional locations. We want your ideas of where to profile! No business is too large or too small; if it’s something you’re interested in, tell us. Others probably are interested too! In fact, have fun with the topic and suggestions, like… Read more »

A Little Help for Casino Workers? (Promo Special)

Whether by initiative, necessity, or both, plenty of people in casino regions are weathering the financial storm that is the recession by running their own businesses to augment the day job. As part of our community connection, we want to help.

A significant issue with many of these ventures is that advertising costs can a measurable barrier to success (even with social media amplification). For the entire month of January, PlayerSpot is running a program to bring gamblers and these secondary businesses together for the good of each.

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Ring in 2011! 2010 Recap, New Features, New Specials

Incoming 2011 Image (c) Brad Brighton

Now that 2010 is in the books and we’ve had a bit to go over the stats and upcoming plans, it’s time to share a few items…

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What are *your* Northern Nevada Hidden Gems?

Particularly in these economic times, where you spend your hard-earned dollar when you go out is an important decision. $20 or $40 matters a lot more than it used to for many of us. Where do you spend it? When you eat out, where do you go where you know it will be worthwhile? What bars do you frequent? Is there a club that stands out and deserves the open wallet?

Reno, Sparks, Fernley, Dayton, Carson City, Fallon, Incline Village, wherever in Northern Nevada you are, let's hear from you.

This is an open topic, no registration is required to participate.

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DeepStacks Poker Tour & World Poker Challenge 2011 at the Grand Sierra Resort

More poker action is on the way to the Grand Sierra Resort in February. It is a $30,000 total added series with two $100,000 guarantee re-entry events.

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Winter Pot of Gold 2010 Results Event #11

Courtesy of Poker Tournament Consultants and Grand Sierra Resort
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Have you played 3 Hand Hold ‘Em? We want to hear from you!

The subject says it all! The game is available in select casinos and we'd like to hear experiences from people who've played it.

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