We’ve hosted national bowling tournaments and national dart tournaments, even the World Series of Beer Pong. So it’s no surprise that the American Poolplayers Association chose to bring its National Team Championships to the Riviera from Aug. 18-27. The big shock? More than $1 million in prize money was awarded, including $25,000 to the winners of the Open 8-Ball competition. Yet another way to hit a jackpot on the Strip.