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Dave Golokhov

Dave Golokhov

For nearly two decades, Dave Golokhov has been working with his passions in the mainstream media as well as the sports betting realm. Some of the highlights include hosting several radio shows on Sirius Satellite Radio, television appearances and interviewing hundreds of high-profile stars like Shaquille O'Neal and Floyd Mayweather. Dave is also the founder of WERSTARS, a website app to save and the moments of your life.

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The Best Social Media Apps to Help Your Online Casino & Poker Game

The Best Social Media Apps to Help Your Online Casino & Poker Game

Although many people find social media a bit of a time-suck these days, the truth is it all depends on how you use it. If you’re merely flipping through old photos of old friends with no end in sight, then it can definitely be a poor way to pass the…

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Why Online Casinos are Better than Land-Based

Why Online Casinos are Better than Land-Based

There was a time when the difference in experience between an online casino and a land-based gaming venue were vastly different. Land-based outpaced online, as many felt that feeling couldn’t be recreated. Fast forward a couple of decades, and now online casinos are not only on par with their land-based…

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Best Restaurants In Las Vegas Casinos

Best Restaurants In Las Vegas Casinos

There was a time when the focal point of the Las Vegas Strip was just the gaming, but they’ve done such a fantastic job in the last 15 years of building out a full-on experience. The pool parties are lit, the musical acts are incredible, and the dining scene…

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Casino Tipping Etiquette

Casino Tipping Etiquette

Although most people don’t want to say it out loud, there are some really mixed thoughts when it comes to tipping in a casino. Generally speaking, many people will agree that it’s good to be generous when you win. However, some people aren’t as comfortable to give when Lady Luck…

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The 8 Most Common Casino Superstitions

The 8 Most Common Casino Superstitions

When it comes to gambling, almost everyone has a superstition of some sort. Sure, there are a few of those logical, calculated players who’ll tell you that carrying around a lucky rabbit’s foot won’t change the odds in a game, but those who have superstitions believe in luck. They believe…

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Memorable Fictional Characters Who Love Gambling

Memorable Fictional Characters Who Love Gambling

Having some fun in a casino is a part of our day-to-day fabric that we even see in fictional shows, characters, and movies too. From classic shows like The Simpsons to time-honored movies like Star Wars, we’ve seen plenty of fictional characters dive into some gambling. With that in mind,…

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The Future of Casino Gaming

The Future of Casino Gaming

Advancements in technology have had a huge impact on the future of casino gaming over the last 10 years. They figure to have an even bigger impact in the coming decade. For the most part, it’s online casinos that have advanced the most of late. But if land-based casinos want…

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A Breakdown of the History of Gambling in Canada

A Breakdown of the History of Gambling in Canada

While gambling has had a long, tense relationship with the United States, Canada has always been a liberal friend to gaming. From when the country was first formed all the way through to modern day, gambling – whether it’s online or land-based – has faced very few headwinds. With that…

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How Things In The Casino World Will Be Different After Coronavirus

How Things In The Casino World Will Be Different After Coronavirus

The coronavirus or COVID 19, is not just a temporary obstacle our society is facing. While the pandemic appears to be receding, and we should get back to normal soon enough, the world we go back to could look very different. Companies might realize they can be effective and work…

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The 10 Best Poker & Casino Scenes from TV Shows

The 10 Best Poker & Casino Scenes from TV Shows

We recently had a look at our favorite casino and poker scenes on the silver screen and now we’re taking a look at how gambling has played out on the small screen: TV Shows. There have been many examples of where casino and poker games raised the stakes in…

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News

High Stakes Poker is Returning to the Airwaves

High Stakes Poker is Returning to the Airwaves

Derrick Oliver
November 26, 2020

Apollo Global Mgt. to Acquire Great Canadian Gaming

Apollo Global Mgt. to Acquire Great Canadian Gaming

Jennifer Newell
November 23, 2020

Daniel Negreanu Leads the High Stakes Feud

Daniel Negreanu Leads the High Stakes Feud

Derrick Oliver
November 20, 2020