Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Winning Combination: Resorts Atlantic City To Open Sportsbook This Week

Winning Combination: Resorts Atlantic City To Open Sportsbook This Week
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If all goes according to plan, and pending regulatory approval, the Resorts sportsbook in Atlantic City will open on Wednesday, making it the first gaming operator in New Jersey to have both a retail and mobile sportsbook.

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A Work Conference Call Turns Into A Record Online Jackpot Win For NJ Woman

A Work Conference Call Turns Into A Record Online Jackpot Win For NJ Woman
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A New Jersey woman, who played the popular online casino game Divine Fortune during a work conference call, won a historic jackpot of nearly $290,000 with a $2 bet.

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Monday, August 13, 2018

Sunday, August 12, 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 ...

Nevada nears new sexual harassment policies at casinos

Las Vegas Sun Stories: Gaming
Nevada nears new sexual harassment policies at casinos
Nevada's chief gambling regulator said Wednesday she's been encouraged by the input she's received from casino executives and workers as the state's Gaming Control Board considers rules addressing sexual harassment in the workplace ...

Saturday, August 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 ...

Boom In Atlantic City Casinos Leads To A Spike In The Job Market

Boom In Atlantic City Casinos Leads To A Spike In The Job Market
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For the first time since 2014, the AC casino industry employed more than 30,000 thanks to Hard Rock Atlantic City and Ocean Resort hiring 8,184 including former casino workers.

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Friday, August 10, 2018

Nevada nears new sexual harassment policies at casinos

Las Vegas Sun Stories: Gaming
Nevada nears new sexual harassment policies at casinos
Nevada's chief gambling regulator said Wednesday she's been encouraged by the input she's received from casino executives and workers as the state's Gaming Control Board considers rules addressing sexual harassment in the workplace ...

Thursday, August 9, 2018

NJ Regulatory Chief Determined To Put An End To Illegal Sports Betting Sites

NJ Regulatory Chief Determined To Put An End To Illegal Sports Betting Sites
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In a recent interview, David Rebuck, director of the Division of Gaming Enforcement, warned illegal sportsbook sites they won't be joining the legal NJ sports betting market anytime soon.

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Companies register for Yokohama’s casino RFI

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Companies register for Yokohama’s casino RFI
Companies register for Yokohama’s casino RFI

Twenty two companies have registered for the Japanese city’s request for information initiative, related to a potential IR bid.

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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 ...

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Nevada nears new sexual harassment policies at casinos

Las Vegas Sun Stories: Gaming
Nevada nears new sexual harassment policies at casinos
Nevada's chief gambling regulator said Wednesday she's been encouraged by the input she's received from casino executives and workers as the state's Gaming Control Board considers rules addressing sexual harassment in the workplace ...

Monday Night Football at Luis Rey's

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Monday Night Football at Luis Rey's
The restaurant at California's Pala Casino Spa and Resort will host Monday Night Football parties this NFL season that feature parties with two themes, Fan's Night and Tailgate Party Night, and will alternate each week.

Tuesday, August 7, 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 ...

Who Will Follow DraftKings Sportsbook Into The NJ Online Sports Betting Market?

Who Will Follow DraftKings Sportsbook Into The NJ Online Sports Betting Market?
draftkings sportsbook

The DraftKings Sportsbook app became the first to launch mobile sports betting in New Jersey this week, prompting questions of exactly who will be next. Will it be MGM or Caesars or another surprise?

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Former Harrah’s exec regrets not expanding to Macau

Las Vegas Sun Stories: Gaming
Former Harrah’s exec regrets not expanding to Macau
One regret Phil Satre has about his 25-year career with Harrah’s Entertainment is that he didn’t take the company into the Macau gaming market. Satre, who spoke Wednesday on Nevada Newsmakers, retired as ...

Monday, August 6, 2018

New Jersey Closes Out Last Week With A Crazy Load Of Sports Betting News

New Jersey Closes Out Last Week With A Crazy Load Of Sports Betting News
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An onslaught of big news about NJ sports betting lit a fire in the Garden State, including the launch of DraftKings Sportsbook in New Jersey and new sportsbooks at Bally's and Harrah's.

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Sunday, August 5, 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, August 4, 2018

Former Harrah’s exec regrets not expanding to Macau

Las Vegas Sun Stories: Gaming
Former Harrah’s exec regrets not expanding to Macau
One regret Phil Satre has about his 25-year career with Harrah’s Entertainment is that he didn’t take the company into the Macau gaming market. Satre, who spoke Wednesday on Nevada Newsmakers, retired as ...

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, August 3, 2018

Resorts AC Ready To Dance With BetStars For NJ Online Sports Betting

Resorts AC Ready To Dance With BetStars For NJ Online Sports Betting
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Resorts Atlantic City keeps making headlines, and this time it's expanding its Stars Group partnership to include the global sports betting site BetStars.

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Thursday, August 2, 2018

Like competitors, MGM Resorts expects weak third quarter

Las Vegas Sun Stories: Gaming
Like competitors, MGM Resorts expects weak third quarter
Industry analysts grilled MGM Resorts International executives Thursday after the company forecast weak results for the current quarter because — just like its competitors — it expects fewer scheduled entertainment events and lower room rates in Las Vegas this summer. Chairman and CEO Jim Murren pushed back. He highlighted the company's casino revenue from its Las Vegas Strip properties and its ...

Aliante's September entertainment

Casino City Times
Aliante's September entertainment
R&B and jazz singer-songwriter Jeffrey Osborne and The Meat Loaf Experience, featuring the Neverland Express and “American Idol” winner Caleb Johnson, will bring their hits to the Las Vegas casino in September.

DraftKings Beats Competitors To The Punch With Mobile Sports Betting App Launch

DraftKings Beats Competitors To The Punch With Mobile Sports Betting App Launch
DraftKings sportsbook app

DraftKings and its casino partner Resorts got the green light for NJ online sports betting on Wednesday, and DraftKings Sportsbook app for mobile is first to market in New Jersey.

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Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Caesars Doubles Up On Sports Betting In AC, But Big Things Are In The Works

Caesars Doubles Up On Sports Betting In AC, But Big Things Are In The Works
caesars sports betting

Bally's and Harrah's sportsbooks in Atlantic City are now open, but Caesars sports betting is just getting started with mobile and online wagering in the works.

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