Caesars isn’t interested in any of Tillman Fertitta’s Golden Nuggets. Fertitta — the billionaire owner of the Houston Rockets — invited Caesars Entertainment earlier this month to merge with his own gaming empire, which includes the Golden Nugget casino chain.

But Caesars’ board — which includes reps from billionaire Leon Black’s Apollo Management and David Bonderman’s TPG — is expected to unanimously reject Fertitta’s deal as soon as this week, believing it would saddle the casino giant with too much debt, two sources close to the situation told The Post.

News of Fertitta’s overture last week sent Caesar’s shares soaring 18 percent over two days, leaving them to close at $10.20 on Friday, giving Caesar’s a market cap of $6.8 billion.

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