Saturday, March 31, 2018

DraftKings issues statement regarding possible partnership with a New Jersey casino

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DraftKings issues statement regarding possible partnership with a New Jersey casino
The daily fantasy sports giant says it is "perfectly positioned to succeed" in a legal sports betting market as the possibility of a regulated sports wagering market in New Jersey looms.

DraftKings seeking casino partners for sports betting

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DraftKings seeking casino partners for sports betting
DraftKings says it has contacted potential casino partners in New Jersey with an eye to offering sports betting if the U.S. Supreme Court legalizes it. The Supreme Court is considering the state's challenge to a law limiting sports betting to just four states. A ruling could come as ...

Friday, March 30, 2018

Thursday, March 29, 2018

In The Race To Succeed, Will It Be Hard Rock Atlantic City Or Ocean Resort Casino?

In The Race To Succeed, Will It Be Hard Rock Atlantic City Or Ocean Resort Casino?
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The summer openings of Hard Rock Atlantic City and Ocean Resort Casino have brought a level of excitement back to the city, so which NJ casino will succeed may, in fact, be a trick question.

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Wednesday, March 28, 2018

This Week in Gambling: Blurring the line between land-based and online gambling

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This Week in Gambling: Blurring the line between land-based and online gambling
There's always been a line between online gambling and land-based casinos in the U.S. This week, J. Todd examines how that line is becoming more blurred as U.S. land-based gaming companies move online.

Hard Rock AC Putting Final Pieces In Place After Nearly A Decade Of Planning

Hard Rock AC Putting Final Pieces In Place After Nearly A Decade Of Planning
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Hard Rock Atlantic City has been close to a decade in the making, and as its summer 2018 opening nears, the Hard Rock AC has everyone talking about all of its plans. Here's what we know, from start to current status.

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Tuesday, March 27, 2018

If NJ Sports Betting Is Legalized, Which Teams Should You Be Betting On?

If NJ Sports Betting Is Legalized, Which Teams Should You Be Betting On?
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SCOTUS has yet to decide the fate of the NJ sports betting case, but while the Garden State (and its casinos) wait, here is a list of the top teams and sports worth betting on in New Jersey in the future.

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Monday, March 26, 2018

Electronic Table Games Take The Spotlight At Resorts Casino In Atlantic City

Electronic Table Games Take The Spotlight At Resorts Casino In Atlantic City
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Resorts became the first casino in Atlantic City to debut electronic table games from IGT, giving players a chance to play roulette, baccarat, or blackjack all at once and Resorts to take more bets in an hour.

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Saturday, March 24, 2018

To enliven casino floor, Orleans puts virtual reality games to the test

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To enliven casino floor, Orleans puts virtual reality games to the test
Not only is the Virtual Zone Boyd Gaming's first foray into the virtual world, it also marks the first VR installation on a casino floor for IGT. The addition is aimed at drawing those who otherwise wouldn’t step foot in ...

Friday, March 23, 2018

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Can New Jersey Online Casinos Catch Up To Golden Nugget? Maybe, Maybe Not

Can New Jersey Online Casinos Catch Up To Golden Nugget? Maybe, Maybe Not
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After posting another banner month in revenue for February 2018, Golden Nugget NJ seems poised to keep its position at the top for good. Whether other NJ online casinos can close the gap is up for debate.

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Wednesday, March 21, 2018

NJ Online Gambling Market Grows By One With PartyCasino NJ Launch

NJ Online Gambling Market Grows By One With PartyCasino NJ Launch
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PartyPoker NJ parent company GVC Holdings has launched the new look of its historic PartyCasino site in the New Jersey online casino market.

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Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Leagues, casinos lobby states for cut of legal sports bets

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Leagues, casinos lobby states for cut of legal sports bets
With the Supreme Court poised to rule on a case that could end the federal ban on sports gambling, more than a third of U.S. states are considering legislation to get in on the action, and professional leagues and casino interests are lobbying against ...

Monday, March 19, 2018

Grand Entrance: Hard Rock AC Releases Drawings Of Luxurious Vehicle Turnaround

Grand Entrance: Hard Rock AC Releases Drawings Of Luxurious Vehicle Turnaround
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Building on the excitement in Atlantic City, Hard Rock AC released renderings of its casino entrance, which will feature a grandiose vehicle turnaround and a massive guitar.

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Sunday, March 18, 2018

Friday, March 16, 2018

Former Carson City casino could become retail, housing space

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Former Carson City casino could become retail, housing space
The owners of a former hotel and casino in downtown Carson City say potential buyers could convert the property into retail and housing space. The Nevada Appeal reports the owners of the Ormsby House on Thursday withdrew their ...

Thursday, March 15, 2018

NJ Online Gambling Revenue Warms Up The Dead of Winter With Record-Setting February

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NJ Online Gambling Revenue Warms Up The Dead of Winter With Record-Setting February
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The weather might be frightful, but there's a heater happening in New Jersey's legal online gambling industry. NJ online gambling revenue hit $22 million in February revenue for another record-setting month.

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Imagine March Madness At Atlantic City Casinos Without The Elephant In The Room

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Imagine March Madness At Atlantic City Casinos Without The Elephant In The Room
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Americans will bet close to $10 billion on March Madness games illegally this year. Imagine an NCAA tournament where that money can be bet legally at Atlantic City casinos if the NJ sports betting case goes in the state's favor.

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Wednesday, March 14, 2018

NCAA Tournament by the odds: Vegas picks and preview of the Midwest Region

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NCAA Tournament by the odds: Vegas picks and preview of the Midwest Region
Bettors and bracket-poolers have boiled the Midwest Region down to a multiple-choice question. “Which team will win the Midwest,” might as well be presented in SAT-format. ...

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Five things about Sands Bethlehem buyer Wind Creek's casino in Alabama

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Five things about Sands Bethlehem buyer Wind Creek's casino in Alabama
The circular casino floor, surrounded by shops and restaurants, measures 57,000 square feet and offers more than 1,600 slot machine-style, electronic-gambling machines under amber-colored lights and ...

Just How Pot-Friendly Will Atlantic City (And The Casinos) Be If NJ Legalizes Marijuana?

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Just How Pot-Friendly Will Atlantic City (And The Casinos) Be If NJ Legalizes Marijuana?
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If NJ legalizes marijuana, Atlantic City casinos won't be setting up pot shops anytime soon, but Mayor Frank Gilliam considers a pot-friendly city better for the economy and tourism.

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Hard Rock AC Moves Closer To Opening, Submits Plans For Iconic Guitar Sign

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Hard Rock AC Moves Closer To Opening, Submits Plans For Iconic Guitar Sign
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In a sign of the times, Hard Rock Atlantic City submitted to the casino authority plans for the property's signage, which includes a 53-foot guitar that will grace the casino's porte-cochere.

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Monday, March 12, 2018

Virginia, Villanova are a strong pair of favorites in NCAA Tournament

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Virginia, Villanova are a strong pair of favorites in NCAA Tournament
The award for Selection Sunday’s most appropriately dressed goes to Golden Nugget sports book director Tony Miller, who tweeted a picture of himself in a green University of Virginia hat after setting the opening lines for the NCAA Tournament. ...

Friday, March 9, 2018

Thursday, March 8, 2018

95 Vacant Properties Up For Auction As Atlantic City Embraces A Possible Rebirth

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95 Vacant Properties Up For Auction As Atlantic City Embraces A Possible Rebirth
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The casino authority auction of 95 excess Atlantic City properties could be a sign that the city is reawakening with Hard Rock and Ocean Resort Casino on the way, too.

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Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Bettor sues harness-racing trainer for loss linked to doping

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Bettor sues harness-racing trainer for loss linked to doping
An aggrieved harness-racing bettor has gone to court to recoup more than $31,000 in winnings he said he was cheated out of when a doped horse won a race in New Jersey two years ago. Leading figures in harness racing said they had never before heard of ...

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

888 Casino NJ Builds Onto Its Game Selection With 43 New Online Casino Games

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888 Casino NJ Builds Onto Its Game Selection With 43 New Online Casino Games
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A month after adding 50 new games to its collection, 888 Casino partners with NetEnt to offer 43 new online casino games at its NJ gambling site.

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Monday, March 5, 2018

Atlantic City Approves Hard Rock’s Plans To Build Beach Bar On Casino Property

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Atlantic City Approves Hard Rock’s Plans To Build Beach Bar On Casino Property
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Atlantic City's council announced this past week that Hard Rock Atlantic City will be building a beach bar as part of its NJ casino, set to open in summer.

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Sports betting's big wager: Will younger bettors ante up?

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Sports betting's big wager: Will younger bettors ante up?
As the push to legalize sports gambling in the U.S. nears a crucial Supreme Court decision, states hoping to reap a financial windfall could face another hurdle: Attracting younger players used to online fantasy sports ...

Friday, March 2, 2018

Thursday, March 1, 2018

With AC’s Future Still Unknown, NJ Governor Hires Former Rival To Aid In State Takeover

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With AC’s Future Still Unknown, NJ Governor Hires Former Rival To Aid In State Takeover
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The state takeover of Atlantic City remains a hot topic in New Jersey, even as Gov. Phil Murphy hires his former election rival to guide the relationship.

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Massachusetts Gaming Commission examines public safety report for Plainridge Park

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Massachusetts Gaming Commission examines public safety report for Plainridge Park
The two-year Public Safety Impact Report analyzes changes in police data after the casino's operation, concluding that the casino's presence had little impact on the volume of crimes and calls for service.