Friday, November 16, 2018

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

Las Vegas Sun Stories: Gaming
MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Thursday, November 15, 2018

NJ Online Gambling, Golden Nugget Shatter Revenue Records In October

NJ Online Gambling, Golden Nugget Shatter Revenue Records In October
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NJ online gambling revenue hit $26.8M, beating the previous online casino record of $25.9M in July. The champion Golden Nugget inched close to $10M.

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Wednesday, November 14, 2018

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

Las Vegas Sun Stories: Gaming
MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Your Guide To NJ Sports Betting As NFL And NBA Games Pick Up The Pace

Your Guide To NJ Sports Betting As NFL And NBA Games Pick Up The Pace
compass

For now, there are 8 retail sportsbooks and 8 online sports betting apps in New Jersey. But NJ sports betting is just getting started.

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Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Pennsylvania Casino Parx Could Join NJ Online Sports Betting Market In The Future

Pennsylvania Casino Parx Could Join NJ Online Sports Betting Market In The Future
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Pennsylvania's Parx Casino partners with gaming tech company Kambi Group and could make a possible move on the NJ online sportsbook market.

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Monday, November 12, 2018

Wynn scraps lagoon project, will reopen golf course

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Wynn scraps lagoon project, will reopen golf course
The Wynn Resorts Paradise Park lagoon project has been shelved and will be replaced by a revamped 18-hole golf course, the company announced today during its third-quarter earnings call. Wynn contracted Tom Fazio, the original designer of the golf course, to ...

Sunday, November 11, 2018

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

Las Vegas Sun Stories: Gaming
MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Saturday, November 10, 2018

BetStars Rolls Out Limited Time $50 Free Bet Offer For NJ Sports Betting Users

BetStars Rolls Out Limited Time $50 Free Bet Offer For NJ Sports Betting Users
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BetStars NJ has a $50 free bet available for new users (no deposit required). But this NJ sports betting offer is only available Sunday and Monday.

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Friday, November 9, 2018

SBC Awards 2018 announce hosts

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SBC Awards 2018 announce hosts
Former Sky Sports presenter Kirsty Gallacher and three-time UEFA Goalkeeper of the Year Peter Schmeichel have been confirmed as hosts for this year's SBC Awards, held 4 December at the HAC Artillery Garden.

Optimistic Betfair Pleased With FanDuel’s Performance In NJ Sports Betting

Optimistic Betfair Pleased With FanDuel’s Performance In NJ Sports Betting
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In its earnings call last week, Paddy Power Betfair's CEO Peter Jackson called FanDuel Sportsbook a success with optimism for NJ sports betting.

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Thursday, November 8, 2018

DraftKings Dips Into Casual NJ Sports Betting Crowd With Sportsbook Pools

DraftKings Dips Into Casual NJ Sports Betting Crowd With Sportsbook Pools
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DraftKings Sportsbook takes another step forward in NJ online sports betting with Sportsbook Pools, an easy way for the casual bettor to place a bet.

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Wynn scraps lagoon project, will reopen golf course

Las Vegas Sun Stories: Gaming
Wynn scraps lagoon project, will reopen golf course
The Wynn Resorts Paradise Park lagoon project has been shelved and will be replaced by a revamped 18-hole golf course, the company announced today during its third-quarter earnings call. Wynn contracted Tom Fazio, the original designer of the golf course, to ...

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Your Guide To NJ Sports Betting As NFL And NBA Games Pick Up The Pace

Your Guide To NJ Sports Betting As NFL And NBA Games Pick Up The Pace
compass

For now, there are 8 retail sportsbooks and 8 online sports betting apps in New Jersey. But NJ sports betting is just getting started.

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Tuesday, November 6, 2018

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

Las Vegas Sun Stories: Gaming
MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Monday, November 5, 2018

Reports Say MGM Might Be Eyeing Caesars With A Possible Merger

Reports Say MGM Might Be Eyeing Caesars With A Possible Merger
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MGM might be lawyering up to merge with Caesars. Plenty of issues could derail a merger of the two gambling giants, including other interested companies.

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Sunday, November 4, 2018

Saturday, November 3, 2018

Resorts see possibility of marijuana lounges as a dilemma

Las Vegas Sun Stories: Gaming
Resorts see possibility of marijuana lounges as a dilemma
Hospitality industry leaders expressed mixed feelings about the prospect of marijuana lounges here, which on one hand would give guests a place to legally consume and on the other compete with resorts for tourist money ...

PointsBet CEO On NJ Sports Betting Launch: ‘Nobody Else Is Offering This’

PointsBet CEO On NJ Sports Betting Launch: ‘Nobody Else Is Offering This’
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PointsBet should be live in New Jersey before the end of the month. But can it compete with heavyweights DraftKings Sportsbook and FanDuel Sportsbook?

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Friday, November 2, 2018

New NBA ‘Betbuilder’ From SBTech Should Make NJ Sports Betting Appearance

New NBA ‘Betbuilder’ From SBTech Should Make NJ Sports Betting Appearance
Betbuilder NJ

Online gambling platform provider SBTech has launched a brand new sports betting product that will allow players to enjoy a fully customized experience. The software developer unveiled YourBet Betbuilder just before the beginning of the NBA season, and one you may see in New Jersey soon. This edition of YourBet Betbuilder will function for NBA … Continue reading "New NBA ‘Betbuilder’ From SBTech Should Make NJ Sports Betting Appearance"

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Casino City's Friday Five: Daily fantasy sports edition

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Casino City's Friday Five: Daily fantasy sports edition
This week, a judge rules on daily fantasy sports for New York, William Hill offers to buy Mr Green, Caesars Entertainment signs a deal with teams in different professional leagues, MGM Resorts and the NHL partner up, and Gold Strike Hotel & Gambling Hall gets a name change.

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

Las Vegas Sun Stories: Gaming
MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Churchill Downs To Launch NJ Sports Betting, Online Casino This Year

Churchill Downs To Launch NJ Sports Betting, Online Casino This Year
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Churchill Downs Inc. CEO Bill Carstanjen said the company will takes its first steps into the NJ sports betting and online casino industry before the year runs out, using the Golden Nugget license.

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Golden Nugget Makes Its First Move Into PA Online Gambling Scene

Golden Nugget Makes Its First Move Into PA Online Gambling Scene
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Golden Nugget wants to join the Pennsylvania online gaming market. The Atlantic City casino filed a petition for two licenses with the PGCB.

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Hitting Paydirt: Fit For DraftKings Is NFL Week 9 In NJ Sports Betting

Hitting Paydirt: Fit For DraftKings Is NFL Week 9 In NJ Sports Betting
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Take a look at the top games for NFL Week 9 in New Jersey sports betting. This time, we focus on DraftKings Sportsbook, the top NJ online sportsbook.

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Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Macau casino entry ban to affect 54,000 gaming workers

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Macau casino entry ban to affect 54,000 gaming workers
Macau casino entry ban to affect 54,000 gaming workers

Casino industry staff members won’t be allowed in casinos outside work hours and will impact 54,000 people.

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MGM Leverages Borgata Presence To Enter The PA Online Gaming Market

MGM Leverages Borgata Presence To Enter The PA Online Gaming Market
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The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) confirmed receipt of MGM's $12 million payment required to apply for a complete PA interactive gaming license. 

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'Quite remarkable': Park MGM overhaul wraps up by year's end

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'Quite remarkable': Park MGM overhaul wraps up by year's end
MGM Resorts is eagerly looking forward to the last few months of the year as their major revamp project converting the old Monte Carlo to Park MGM nears completion. The project that has caused disruption to ...

Critics Say The New York Jets Are Fumbling Their New 888 Partnership

Critics Say The New York Jets Are Fumbling Their New 888 Partnership
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Before the NY Jets could even formally announce their new deal with 888 Casino, critics are complaining the ads come too close to promoting sports betting.

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Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Monday, October 29, 2018

Sunday, October 28, 2018

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

Las Vegas Sun Stories: Gaming
MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Friday, October 26, 2018

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

Las Vegas Sun Stories: Gaming
MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Hitting Paydirt: Hail Caesars Sportsbook For NFL Week 8 In NJ Sports Betting

Hitting Paydirt: Hail Caesars Sportsbook For NFL Week 8 In NJ Sports Betting
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Not all days work out well for sportsbooks. Week 7 of the NFL season proved that. Playing at home as 3.5-point underdogs, the New York Jets rolled over in a 20-point loss to the Minnesota Vikings. The Chicago Bears entered as two-point dogs against the visiting New England Patriots, but a Hail Mary fell one-yard shy of potentially sending the game to overtime … Continue reading "Hitting Paydirt: Hail Caesars Sportsbook For NFL Week 8 In NJ Sports Betting"

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Tuesday, October 23, 2018

FanDuel Back In Hot Water After Allegedly Cribbing William Hill Content

FanDuel Back In Hot Water After Allegedly Cribbing William Hill Content
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Sports betting giant William Hill recently filed suit against FanDuel Sportsbook for FanDuel egregiously plagiarizing their betting content.

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Tribal casino could still open in Connecticut

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Tribal casino could still open in Connecticut
Tribal casino could still open in Connecticut

According to the chairman of the Mashantucket Pequot tribe, the MMCT project in East Windsor isn’t dead yet despite legal hurdles.

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Monday, October 22, 2018

Tropicana Sportsbook The Latest Innovation In Casino’s 37-Year History

Tropicana Sportsbook The Latest Innovation In Casino’s 37-Year History
timeline

As sports betting in New Jersey continues to reach new heights, one longstanding property has yet to enjoy the rewards. Emphasize “yet.” The NJ sports betting industry, thanks in large part to football season, has blossomed. Atlantic City casinos old and new have tapped into the market for additional revenue streams while using it as the foundation for … Continue reading "Tropicana Sportsbook The Latest Innovation In Casino’s 37-Year History"

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New Bill Would OK Wagering On Historical Horse Racing In New Jersey

New Bill Would OK Wagering On Historical Horse Racing In New Jersey
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An introduced bill in the New Jersey Assembly would allow racetracks and off-track wagering sites to offer wagers on horse racing based on historical data.

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Las Vegas’ Palace Station launches revamped business

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Las Vegas’ Palace Station launches revamped business
Las Vegas’ Palace Station launches revamped business

The Station Casinos’ property has just opened after undergoing a US$192 million modernisation that began in 2016.

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Sunday, October 21, 2018

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

Las Vegas Sun Stories: Gaming
MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Atlantic City's new Call of Duty: Dominate esports tourneys

Las Vegas Sun Stories: Gaming
Atlantic City's new Call of Duty: Dominate esports tourneys
Atlantic City's new Call Of Duty is this: To become the East Coast center of competitive video game tournaments, also known as esports. The activity is rapidly growing in popularity across the country and around the world, and the ...

Saturday, October 20, 2018

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

Las Vegas Sun Stories: Gaming
MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Friday, October 19, 2018

Your Guide To NJ Sports Betting As NFL And NBA Games Pick Up The Pace

Your Guide To NJ Sports Betting As NFL And NBA Games Pick Up The Pace
compass

For now, there are 8 retail sportsbooks and 8 online sports betting apps in New Jersey. But NJ sports betting is just getting started.

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South Point Arena and Equestrian Center names Arena Event Manager

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South Point Arena and Equestrian Center names Arena Event Manager
As a member of the equestrian industry, Larry Gimple brings more than 25 years of experience in the field, most recently serving as the Executive Director of The Horse Park at Woodside in California.

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Atlantic City's new Call of Duty: Dominate esports tourneys

Las Vegas Sun Stories: Gaming
Atlantic City's new Call of Duty: Dominate esports tourneys
Atlantic City's new Call Of Duty is this: To become the East Coast center of competitive video game tournaments, also known as esports. The activity is rapidly growing in popularity across the country and around the world, and the ...

Future Churchill Downs NJ Online Casino Will Feature Popular NetEnt Games

Future Churchill Downs NJ Online Casino Will Feature Popular NetEnt Games
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Horse racing giant Churchill Downs has inked a deal with online casino game supplier NetEnt to feature NetEnt games when its NJ gambling site launches.

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Wednesday, October 17, 2018

With NBA Bets In Mind, SugarHouse Sportsbook Jumps Ship From Golden Nugget To Monmouth

With NBA Bets In Mind, SugarHouse Sportsbook Jumps Ship From Golden Nugget To Monmouth
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SugarHouse Sportsbook moved its NJ sports betting site to Monmouth's license because of NBA betting restrictions imposed on its partner, Golden Nugget.

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Tuesday, October 16, 2018

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

Las Vegas Sun Stories: Gaming
MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Tropicana, Hard Rock AC Submit Petitions To Offer NJ Sports Betting

Tropicana, Hard Rock AC Submit Petitions To Offer NJ Sports Betting
hard rock ac

Heads up, Atlantic City: Tropicana and Hard Rock are one step closer to opening sportsbooks with recent NJ sports betting petitions sent to regulators.

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Monday, October 15, 2018

Top 10 new games and innovations found at the 2018 Global Gaming Expo

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Top 10 new games and innovations found at the 2018 Global Gaming Expo
Casino City's Gary Trask scoured the massive Global Gaming Expo (G2E) in Las Vegas as came home with 10 new games and innovations ready to debut on casino floors and sportsbooks in the coming months.

Atlantic City Casino Revenue Took An Expected, But Larger Than Usual, Dip

Atlantic City Casino Revenue Took An Expected, But Larger Than Usual, Dip
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Despite recent gains, revenue figures for Atlantic City casinos slid in September with only one casino posting a positive year-over-year figure.

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Atlantic City Banks On NJ Sports Betting To Help Boost A Revitalized Market

Atlantic City Banks On NJ Sports Betting To Help Boost A Revitalized Market
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To hear it from Ocean Resort's owner Bruce Deifik and industry experts, Atlantic City casinos have high hopes from NJ sports betting at all levels.

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Sunday, October 14, 2018

New slot machine features Willie Nelson, marijuana references

Las Vegas Sun Stories: Gaming
New slot machine features Willie Nelson, marijuana references
A new Willie Nelson-themed slot machine really puts the pot in jackpot, with electronic reels featuring images of marijuana leaves and other nods to the cannabis subculture. Las Vegas-based slot maker Everi Holdings debuted the machine featuring the country music legend ...

Saturday, October 13, 2018

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

Las Vegas Sun Stories: Gaming
MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

New slot machine features Willie Nelson, marijuana references

Las Vegas Sun Stories: Gaming
New slot machine features Willie Nelson, marijuana references
A new Willie Nelson-themed slot machine really puts the pot in jackpot, with electronic reels featuring images of marijuana leaves and other nods to the cannabis subculture. Las Vegas-based slot maker Everi Holdings debuted the machine featuring the country music legend ...

Friday, October 12, 2018

NJ Online Casinos Put On A Show In September With Second-Best Month Overall

NJ Online Casinos Put On A Show In September With Second-Best Month Overall
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NJ online gambling revenue keeps hitting the high notes in 2018. Online casinos marked their second-best month in history with $25.8 million.

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September NJ Sports Betting Revenue Reaches New Heights, Hits $184M Handle

September NJ Sports Betting Revenue Reaches New Heights, Hits $184M Handle
nj sports betting

NJ sports betting climbed to new heights in September with $184M in handle and $24M in revenue with Resorts and DraftKings Sportsbook in the lead.

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