Sunday, October 21, 2018

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

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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

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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
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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
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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

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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
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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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NJ Online Sportsbooks Must Find Faster Deposit Options Or Risk Falling Behind

NJ Online Sportsbooks Must Find Faster Deposit Options Or Risk Falling Behind
fast lanes

The lack of quick and easy deposit and withdrawal methods for NJ online sportsbook apps stands to hold the NJ sports betting industry back.

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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 ...

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Expanding NJ Data Firm Following Sports Betting Growth Across The US

Expanding NJ Data Firm Following Sports Betting Growth Across The US
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Continent 8, an online gaming and NJ sports betting data firm operating in New Jersey, plans to expand into other states with legal sports betting.

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Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Hitting Paydirt: 888 Sport Is Enough For NFL Week 6 In NJ Sports Betting

Hitting Paydirt: 888 Sport Is Enough For NFL Week 6 In NJ Sports Betting
football

What's the word (and the lines) from 888 Sportsbook in NJ sports betting for NFL Week 6? Take a peek at 888 Sport NJ and its betting options for football.

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Pala November poker schedule

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Pala November poker schedule
Southern California poker players will have more opportunities to win extra cash in November when the Poker Room will host its Pala Super Deep Stack tournaments each Saturday and the Friday Night $2K.

Kentucky still uncertain on harness track proposal

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Kentucky still uncertain on harness track proposal
Kentucky still uncertain on harness track proposal

State authorities continue to assess whether to approve one of three proposals to develop a harness track and casino.

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Tuesday, October 9, 2018

SugarHouse Revenue Climbs Thanks In Large Part To NJ Sports Betting

SugarHouse Revenue Climbs Thanks In Large Part To NJ Sports Betting
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SugarHouse online casino said Monday that it doubled its revenue in September thanks to in-game betting, NFL football and its SugarHouse Sportsbook.

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Monday, October 8, 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 ...

AGA: Like The NFL, NHL Will See A Big Jump In Revenue From Sports Betting

AGA: Like The NFL, NHL Will See A Big Jump In Revenue From Sports Betting
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According to the American Gaming Association, a Nielsen survey indicates that legal sports betting will increase the NHL's revenue by $216 million a year.

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Casinos in Arkansas could positively impact local economy

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Casinos in Arkansas could positively impact local economy
Casinos in Arkansas could positively impact local economy

The approval of the ballot measure could bring US$39 million in annual state and local revenue.

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Sunday, October 7, 2018

Saturday, October 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 ...

Friday, October 5, 2018

DraftKings Sportsbook Reveals $2.5 Million Sports Betting National Championship In NJ

DraftKings Sportsbook Reveals $2.5 Million Sports Betting National Championship In NJ
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DraftKings Sportsbook is quickly upping the stakes for sports betting nationwide, and in New Jersey with the first-ever DraftKings Sports Betting National Championship.

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You’re Looking Live At VSiN’s New Studio At Ocean Resort Sportsbook In AC

You’re Looking Live At VSiN’s New Studio At Ocean Resort Sportsbook In AC
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The famed sports betting network VSiN of Las Vegas will be making its East Coast debut with a studio at Ocean Resort Casino in Atlantic City.

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Thursday, October 4, 2018

Rushing Forward: Rush Street Interactive online gaming solutions

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Rushing Forward: Rush Street Interactive online gaming solutions

Casino Journal Executive Editor Charles Anderer spoke with Schwartz about the company’s thriving New Jersey flagship operation, where it recently added a sportsbook solution to its fast-growing casino product, PlaySugarHouse.com, as well as other future growth opportunities. Here are some excerpts from this conversation. 

Eldorado buys Atlantic City's Tropicana casino in $1.9B acquisition

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Eldorado buys Atlantic City's Tropicana casino in $1.9B acquisition
Eldorado Resorts has completed its purchase of Atlantic City's Tropicana casino. The Press of Atlantic City reports the deal that finished Monday comes after the New Jersey Casino Control Commission granted ...

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, October 3, 2018

Hitting Paydirt: A Spoonful Of SugarHouse And NJ Sports Betting For NFL Week 5

Hitting Paydirt: A Spoonful Of SugarHouse And NJ Sports Betting For NFL Week 5
sugar

As we head into Week 5 of the NFL season, SugarHouse Sportsbook adds a helpful analyst and NJ sports betting hits an all new high in promos.

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Hokkaido IR Showcase to be held in November

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Hokkaido IR Showcase to be held in November
Hokkaido IR Showcase to be held in November

As Japanese regions continue to assess how they would develop their own venue, the “First Hokkaido IR Showcase” will be celebrated next month.

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Atlantic Club To Remain Empty In AC As Stockton Deal Collapses

Atlantic Club To Remain Empty In AC As Stockton Deal Collapses
bridge collapse

The pending deal between TJM and Stockton University for the Atlantic Club property dissolved after two months of negotiations fell through.

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Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Thumbs Up: Rating Agency Moody’s Likes The Direction Atlantic City Is Headed

Thumbs Up: Rating Agency Moody’s Likes The Direction Atlantic City Is Headed
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Moody's gave Atlantic City's future two thumbs up in the wake of the state's report. The state takeover and its proposals are a positive for the city.

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New Jersey Powerball Lottery Winners Paying It Forward On An Epic Scale

New Jersey Powerball Lottery Winners Paying It Forward On An Epic Scale
money

The Smith family of Trenton, NJ, won $284 million in the Powerball lottery back in 2016. But the family turned the winnings into community service and aid.

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Australian casino redevelopment yet to be confirmed

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Australian casino redevelopment yet to be confirmed
Australian casino redevelopment yet to be confirmed

The ACT government hasn’t reached a decision about the unsolicited bid to redevelop Aquis Entertainment’s Canberra Casino.

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Monday, October 1, 2018

Which NJ Online Sportsbook Has The Best Customer Service? We Test The Waters

Which NJ Online Sportsbook Has The Best Customer Service? We Test The Waters
test the waters

The fight to win sports bettors in the NJ sports betting market is extremely competitive and can boil down to customer service. Who does it better?

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