Tuesday, October 05, 2010

£1600 London EPT Seat Sells for $2.53 in Bidibot Penny Auction

bidibot-ticket-160.jpg Last week saw lucky Bidibot.com user ‘ChipsFool’ win a seat at the London EPT side event for the amazing price of $2.53. The thrifty online poker player took advantage of one of many daily online auctions for poker and casino credits at the new “eBay of online poker” that’s saving bargain-savvy online poker and casino players more money every day.

The EPT side event, worth a whopping £1600, was held at Londons Hilton Metropole hotel on Saturday 2nd October 2010.

Speaking after the penny auction for poker credits ChipsFool commented, “I was surprised I won the seat with so few bids. I was expecting the auction to last for hours with such a great prize at stake.”

He went on to say “Bidibot is a great site, where some amazing deals can be found. I would recommend anyone serious about poker to have a good look as there are some great savings to be made that could potentially lead to a big score.”

“I wish ChipsFool all the very best in the event,” said poker pro and Bidibot founder John Tabatabai, “Lets hope this really is a story of a prolific spin up!”m

Intertops Sportsbook Favors Pittsburgh Penguins to Win Stanley Cup as NHL Betting Begins

Online sports book giving away trip to NHL All Stars Game

intertops-nhl1-160.jpgEven as the NHL prepares for its season opening on Thursday, Intertops Sportsbook is already taking bets on who’ll wind up with the Stanley Cup in April. The popular online sportsbook, which features wagers on all the US major leagues, heralds the return to the popular North American sport with early NHL odds and a chance to win a trip to the NHL All Star Game.

Before the first puck hits the ice in Thursday’s season-opening games, Intertops oddsmakers favor the Pittsburgh Penguins to win the Cup, with the Washington Capitals and Chicago Blackhawks as contenders.

NHL: To win the 2010/11 Stanley Cup*
Pittsburgh Penguins +550
Washington Capitals +600
Chicago Blackhawks +650
Vancouver Canucks +900
Detroit Red Wings +1000
New York Islanders +10000

In one of five opening-night games, the Pittsburgh Penguins will open their new home, the CONSOL Energy Center, on Thursday night as they face the Eastern Conference Champion Philadelphia Flyers. Then two nights later, in the league’s most contested rivalry, the Chicago Blackhawks will play the Detroit Red Wings for the 710th time.

Every dollar wagered at Intertops.com Sportsbook on NHL action earns one entry in a free draw for tickets to the 58th NHL All Star Game in Raleigh, NC in January.

Intertops took the first online sports bet ever, fourteen years ago, and is still one of the most popular and trusted online sportsbooks around the world. From the beginning it’s been famous for specializing in US major league sports. The comprehensive sportsbook offers a full range of both NHL and NFL betting propositions.

All new customers at Intertops receive a 25% bonus on their first deposit. Until Sunday there’s an additional 20% deposit bonus available for NHL wagering. Details are on the Special Offers tab at www.Intertops.com/sportsbook.

*All odds quoted are as of today and are subject to change.