The show may have been a disaster
on TV, but it was, IMHO, the single largest reason for the resurgance of visitors and gamblers to downtown.
The GN was, literally, packed! All the time. They may have taken some high roller losses, but I think that would be a little suspect, considering what their going to get for it.
BTW, I think that was their plan all along. And isn't it just a little coincidental that a "Stations Casino" family member is the buyer?
Ah, Las Vegas. Ya gotta just absolutely love it. :-)