Poker Tournament News: First Ever Adult Entertainment Casino Grand Opening

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Lisa Perry

Our friend Lisa Perry is looking for poker pros to take place in a first ever adult entertainment Casino Grand Opening at the Flying Aces Casino in beautiful Dearborn, Michigan.  And, yes, it’s legal!  Lisa is a model and former captain of the Indianapolis Colts cheerleading squad.   Ms. Perry will be hosting the event April 29, 2011. 

“I'm looking for 3-5 celebrities to play in the charity poker tournament supporting The Humane Society and Susan G. Komen For The Cure,” Lisa advised us. 

Provided for celebrities:

> Spending cash and applicable appearance fees.

> 2 round trip first class tickets (per talent)

> 2 night stay hotel stay at The Henry (formerly a Ritz Carlton, so will be a great stay for sure)

> Round trip sedan/limo transfer

> All meals and beverages during event

“It's going to ROCK!”

Male poker players who want to take off their shirts are also welcome. 

Email our very own Jenny Woo for more details.


Federated Sports and Gaming Announced Schedule Modification


Federated Sports and Gaming (FS+G) and the Palms Casino Resort announced today (Thursday March 31, 2011) a modified schedule for the first season of their professional poker league tournaments.  The format of the tournaments will remain the same, and, as previously announced, each event week will include a Pro-Am event, a charity tournament, and a $20,000 rake-free Main Event.

The decision to modify the schedule was made out of respect for the poker community at large and to make it easier for the top live event players to participate in as many events as possible.  The original schedule was set prior to the announcement of the 2011 dates for several other important live poker tournaments.

“The poker calendar is increasingly crowded and we will do our part to minimize, as much as possible, scheduling conflicts and the overlap among key live events,” said Annie Duke, Commissioner of the new Federated League.

As previously announced, all league events will take place at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas.

2011-12 Federated Sports and Gaming Season I Tournament Schedule


                                Pro-Am                                                                Charity Tournament                       League Main Event


Event #1              August 5 - 8, 2011                                             August 7, 2011                                   August 9 - 12, 2011   


Event #2              September 2 - 5, 2011                                    September 4, 2011                          September  6 - 9, 2011  


Event #3              December 9 - 12, 2011                                   December 11, 2011                         December 14 - 18, 2011


Event #4              January 27 - 30, 2012                                      January 29, 2012                               February 9 - 12, 2012


Championship                    ----                                                        ----                                                         February 13 - 14, 2012                   


About Federated Sports + Gaming

Federated Sports + Gaming(FS+G) was founded in 2010 to create proprietary world-class sports and gaming brands through the integration of traditional and digital media, including televised events, social media gaming and interactive digital programming. The company breaks new ground in the poker world through its launch of a revolutionary professional poker league in 2011. FS+G will celebrate the world's top poker players by providing them with the spotlight they have long deserved. FS+G is dedicated to creating new traditions in poker entertainment by providing fans and players with an unmatched poker tournament, poker TV and interactive poker experience.  FS+G offices are based out of Los Angeles and Washington D.C. For more information please visit