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George Maloof

George Joseph Maloof, Jr. (born September 2, 1964), also credited as George Maloof Jr. of the Maloof Family, is the son of Colleen and George J. Maloof, Sr. He is owner of the Sacramento Kings, the former owner of the now defunct Sacramento Monarchs, and minority owner of the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas with his brothers Gavin Maloof, Joe Maloof, Phil Maloof and sister Adrienne Maloof-Nassif. Maloof is of Lebanese and Irish descent. He was born and raised in Albuquerque, New Mexico where his father, George Sr., operated a Coors beer distributorship. He attended the University of Nevada Las Vegas where he studied casino management. He graduated Class of 1987 and was a member of the Kappa Sigma fraternity. While at UNLV, Maloof played cornerback for the Runnin' Rebels football team. Death Row Records co-founder Suge Knight was his locker mate. Adhering to his parents' policy of learning the family business “from the ground up,” Maloof successfully established himself as an innovator in the hotel and gaming industries. He is the leading force behind the building and operation of the Palms Casino Resort just off Flamingo Road in Las Vegas, Nevada. He has overseen the operation of

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George Maloof Charged in DUI Bust

George Maloof Charged in DUI Bust

George Maloof just got charged with five counts for his DUI arrest last month in Las Vegas ... TMZ has learned.Maloof -- owner of the Palms Casino Resort and co-owner of the Sacramento Kings -- is… READ MORE >

Cops: Maloof Boozed, Popped Pills and Sped

Cops: Maloof Boozed, Popped Pills and Sped

George Maloof -- part owner of the Sacramento Kings and The Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas -- told cops he was under the influence of Ambien and Corona when he sped down a Vegas street and lost… READ MORE >

- 1354 days ago
George Maloof Busted for DUI

George Maloof Busted for DUI

George Maloof -- part owner of the Sacramento Kings and The Palms Casino Resort in Vegas -- was busted for DUI in Vegas late Saturday night.According to cops, Maloof was arrested and booked into… READ MORE >

- 1369 days ago

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