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Bay Mills

article Michigan’s Bay Mills Tribe Embraces Mobile Sports Betting Because ‘It’s Evolve Or Die’ (8/4/2020)
(Michigan) -- In states with legal sports betting — and in those considering it — Indian Country has railed against statewide mobile sports betting, often...
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Colorado Gaming

article Gambling proponents push for increased betting limits in Colorado casinos (8/4/2020)
(Colorado) -- It’s a sure bet for Colorado voters to decide if players in Black Hawk, Central City and Cripple Creek can place bets of more than $100, the current...
article Colorado Casinos Could Increase Bet Limits in 2021, Authorize New Games (8/2/2020)
(Colorado) -- Colorado casinos in 2021 could be permitted to up their betting limits and bring new games to their venues in Black Hawk, Central City, and Cripple Creek....
article Cripple Creek casinos report strong first month after reopening (7/20/2020)
(Colorado) -- Customers have returned to Cripple Creek casinos in bigger-than-expected numbers since the casinos reopened after being closed for three months due to the...
article Colorado sports betting raking in millions of dollars, retail betting goes live at some casinos (7/15/2020)
(Colorado) -- Despite the pandemic and the future of major sports still in limbo, sports betting in Colorado is off to a great start. It's already raked in millions...
article Table tennis got the lion’s share of Colorado’s first $25 million in sports betting wagers (7/13/2020)
(Colorado) -- More than $6.5 million was wagered on table tennis matches in Colorado in May, accounting for about a quarter of the state’s first month of sports...
article With few options, Colorado sports bettors still gambled $25.6 million in first month of legal action (7/13/2020)
(Colorado) -- It's been a slow few months for sports fans. But sports bettors are apparently finding ways to stay occupied. In Colorado's first full month of...
6 Total Articles on this Issue

eSports

article The Rise of Esports Betting (8/4/2020)
(USA) -- During the first few months of the COVID-19 lockdown, with virtually all major sporting events cancelled, sports betting and gambling companies turned their...
article Sports-Gambling Funds Embrace the Unpredictable World of Esports (7/24/2020)
(USA) -- Duane Cousin is one of a handful of professional bettors seeking to turn sports gambling into an investing asset class. But when the pandemic hit, he was left...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Sports Leagues

article PGA Tour aims to be the next frontier for rampant legal gambling despite risks (8/3/2020)
(USA) -- The inherent connection between golf and gambling begins with numbers. Four buddies get together on a Saturday morning at their local municipal course. By the...
article Sports betting bonanza coming — if coronavirus cooperates (7/25/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- It’s a date that will live in infamy for those of us who plan our days and nights by the sports calendar. It was March 11 when the NBA suspended its...
article Baseball Is Back. And Online Sports Betting Is Swinging for the Fences. (7/24/2020)
(New Jersey) -- Sports betting sites in New Jersey were aggressive in offering attractive odds to bettors on the opening games for Major League Baseball on Thursday,...
article BetMGM to have betting lounge in Denver Broncos’ stadium (7/12/2020)
(Colorado) -- The Denver Broncos will have a betting lounge in their stadium this season. Whether there are any fans inside it is a question that is much more...
4 Total Articles on this Issue

Fantasy Sports

article MLB Coronavirus Problems Hurting Fantasy Baseball (8/2/2020)
(USA) -- Anyone who’s ever played or participated in fantasy sports knows that they have to adjust to injuries or whatever scenario is thrown their way. But this...
1 Article on this Issue

Macau Gaming

article Macau Gambling Industry Freefall Continues, July Revenues Sink (8/2/2020)
(Macau) -- Casinos in Macau continue to suffer, a report of the Gaming Inspection and Coordination outlined. Gambling revenue in the Special Administrative Region (SAR)...
article Macau Casinos Likely to Post $1 Billion Loss in June Quarter (7/21/2020)
(Macau) -- Macau casino operators are expected to post a loss of over $1 billion collectively in their earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization for...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Online Gaming

article H2 Capital Posts Show Online Gambling Share Rise (8/1/2020)
(Worldwide) -- Earlier this week, H2 Gambling Capital increased online gambling’s market share of predicted 2020 global gross win to 17.4%. That number is expected to...
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Washington, D.C. Gaming

article Goodbye GambetDC? William Hill Launches DC Sports Betting At Arena (7/31/2020)
(Washington D.C.) -- Rejoice, District residents: you’re no longer stuck with Intralot‘s underwhelming DC sports betting platform and odds. William Hill soft...
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Massachusetts Gaming

article Massachusetts casinos get good marks in coronavirus reopening; Encore Boston Harbor, MGM Springfield ask for return of craps, roulette (7/30/2020)
(Massachusetts) -- Massachusetts’ three casinos — MGM Springfield, Plainridge Park and Encore Boston Harbor — have handled the first three weeks of their reopening from...
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Illinois Gaming

article Rolling Meadows planning new restrictions on video gambling (7/29/2020)
(Illinois) -- Rolling Meadows aldermen have taken the first steps to imposing limits on video gambling in response to a proliferation of the machines after a citywide...
article DraftKings formalizes deal with Illinois casino; online betting imminent (7/26/2020)
(Illinois) -- There will be no 18-month wait in Illinois for the biggest mobile sportsbooks in the country after all, as DraftKings announced today it’s not-so-...
article Waukegan council approves video gaming license for restaurant after requirements revised (7/22/2020)
(Illinois) -- Waukegan made it easier in April for local businesses to obtain video gaming licenses by eliminating the requirement there be at least 1,500 feet between...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Mobile Gaming

article FanDuel And DraftKings May Face Formidable Mobile Sports Betting Rival This Fall (7/29/2020)
(USA) -- FanDuel and DraftKings have continued to dominate the online sports betting marketplace in the U.S. in 2020, even as the COVID-19 global pandemic has created...
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Skill-Based Gaming

article GameCo Approved To Bring Skill-Based Online Gambling To New Jersey (7/29/2020)
(New Jersey) -- GameCo, the self-described inventor of video game gambling, has received its license from the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE). Per a...
article 'Where is the little guy?': Pa. convenience store owners band together to keep games of skill (7/27/2020)
(Pennsylvania) -- Billy Patel watched as top officials from the Pennsylvania State Police, Pennsylvania Lottery and executives from gaming operator Pace-O-Matic...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Sports Betting

article How Does the Coronavirus Affect Sports Betting? (7/29/2020)
(USA) -- Sports is slowly coming back to North America, and that means that sports betting is returning, too. With baseball restarted and the N.B.A. and the N.H.L. soon...
article UNLV institute to study effects of sports wagering (7/8/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- As more states consider legalizing online gambling and sports wagering, legislators and regulators face many unanswered questions about the potential...
article Gambling support led to accusation 1948 Nevada football team threw game (7/5/2020)
(Nevada) -- The 1948 college football season brought a seemingly non-stop whirlwind of national headlines, records, recognition and scandal to the Nevada Wolf Pack....
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Iowa Gaming

article Casinos, sports books, see big boom in bets now that professional sports start to resume (7/27/2020)
(Iowa) -- For many sports fans, things are starting to look a little more normal than they have been in months past. With the return of Major League Baseball starting...
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Mohegan Sun

article Mohegan Sun gaming revenues were up 20% in the first 50 days after reopening (7/27/2020)
(Massachusetts) -- Mohegan Sun’s gaming revenues in the first 50 days after its June 1 reopening were up 20.5% over the same period in 2019, Mohegan Gaming &...
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DraftKings

article DraftKings gets back to sports after a run of oddball bets (7/25/2020)
(Massachusetts) -- As big-time sports fell one by one in March, DraftKings Inc. and Flutter Entertainment’s FanDuel hatched crazy ways to entice America’s...
article DraftKings Unveils New Pennsylvania Casino App; Analyst Says Buy Now (7/15/2020)
(Pennsylvania) -- Online betting giant DraftKings (DKNG) has announced the launch of a standalone Casino app in Pennsylvania. This marks the second state where the app...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

American Gaming Association

article AGA’s Bill Miller testifies at hearing on integrity of college athletics (7/23/2020)
(Washington D.C.) -- American Gaming Association (AGA) President and CEO Bill Miller has testified at a hearing on “Protecting the Integrity of College Athletics” this...
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Sands Corp.

article Sands: 'Las Vegas is in a world of hurt.' Venetian, Palazzo owner reports $985M loss in Q2 (7/22/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- The disappearance of conventions in the wake of COVID-19 contributed to a second quarter loss of almost $1 billion for Las Vegas Sands. "Las Vegas...
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Indiana Gaming

article A closer look at the Indiana casino revenue and its impact on racing (7/21/2020)
(Indiana) -- As the delayed Harrah’s Hoosier Park race meet kicked off in mid-June, one of the underlying concerns focused on casino operations at the state’...
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Detroit Gaming

article Detroit Casino Closures Cost State, City More Than $87M in Lost Gaming Taxes (7/20/2020)
(Michigan) -- Detroit casinos have been closed since March 16, and their shutdowns have resulted in a substantial hit to state and city coffers. The Michigan Gaming...
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Connecticut Gaming

article Casinos report strong revenues after reopening from COVID-19 (7/16/2020)
(Connecticut) -- Connecticut’s two tribal casinos on Wednesday reported strong slot revenues for June, the first month they’ve been partly open since closing...
article Connecticut casinos fare better than expected in June after reopening amid pandemic (7/16/2020)
(Connecticut) -- Slot machine revenue was down only slightly in June at Connecticut’s two casinos as they reopened after a pandemic-related shutdown and a clash...
article Conn. casinos report strong revenues after reopening from COVID-19 (7/15/2020)
(Connecticut) -- Connecticut’s two tribal casinos on Wednesday reported strong slot revenues for June, the first month they’ve been partly open since closing...
article Connecticut Tribal Casinos Post Surprisingly Strong June Slot Numbers (7/15/2020)
(Connecticut) -- Connecticut’s two tribal casinos, Mohegan Sun and Foxwoods, reported strong gross gaming revenue (GGR) from their slot machines in their first...
4 Total Articles on this Issue

Louisiana Gaming

article Baton Rouge riverboat casinos bring in nearly $18.3 million as they rebound during first full month of operations (7/16/2020)
(Louisiana) -- Baton Rouge’s three riverboat casinos brought in nearly $18.3 million in revenue during June, just 4.5% less than a year ago, despite operating at...
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Pennsylvania Gaming

article Mount Airy sees lows revenue drop among Pennsylvania casinos (7/16/2020)
(Pennsylvania) -- Thanks to internet games and poker, Mount Airy Casino Resort in Monroe County saw the smallest total revenue drop of all casinos statewide in June,...
article Pennsylvania Tries Luck Again At Auctioning Off Mini-Casino License (7/8/2020)
(Pennsylvania) -- Pennsylvania will again seek to auction a mini-casino license on Sept. 2, under orders from state lawmakers in search of cash for a treasury starved of...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Foxwoods

article Foxwoods reports $33.6M earnings for June despite pandemic (7/15/2020)
(Connecticut) -- Foxwoods Resort Casino is seeing positive business momentum since its June 1 reopening during the pandemic. It has reported a slot revenue of $33.6...
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New Jersey Gaming

article Monmouth Park Becoming A U.S. Pioneer in Fixed-Odds Horse Wagering (7/15/2020)
(New Jersey) -- Noted gaming lobbyist William Pascrell III, who attended Monmouth Park’s recent delayed season opening, was spotted in his “natural habitat...
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Indian Country

article More tribes eye online gaming as pandemic drags on (7/12/2020)
(Indian Country) -- In the midst of a debilitating global pandemic, there is no shortage of concerns for tribes involving their gaming operations. Can employees be...
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UK Gambling

article Government urged to review outdated casino regulation (7/12/2020)
(UK) -- Casino operator Rank Group is in line for a major boost if ministers heed to recommendations by an influential House of Lords report on gambling. Under decades-...
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Ohio Gaming

article Ohio’s reopened casinos, racinos begin raking in money again, but now nearly $500 million behind 2019 (7/7/2020)
(Ohio) -- Ohio’s casino and racino industry got off to a solid start in its return to business in mid-June, but three months of closings tied to the coronavirus...
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Georgia Gaming

article Legalized gambling fails to reach finish line again in General Assembly (7/6/2020)
(Georgia) -- With state tax collections running below expectations even before the coronavirus pandemic hit, supporters of legalized gambling in Georgia were optimistic...
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Maryland Gaming

article Casino revenue across Maryland dropped by more than 25% after coronavirus shut down gambling (7/6/2020)
(Maryland) -- Casino revenue across the state declined by more than 27% over the previous fiscal year as coronavirus pummeled the region and forced gambling...
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Other News

article Galaxy Gaming acquires baccarat enhancement developed by UNLV student (7/20/2020)
(Macau) -- Las Vegas-based developer Galaxy Gaming acquired an enhancement feature for baccarat tables developed by a student at the UNLV Center for Gaming Innovation.
article Travel Time: The Poconos Are Back In Business (7/6/2020)
(Pennsylvania) -- Only two weeks after a glorious late February weekend spent in the Pocono Mountains, relaxing at Lake Harmony’s Split Rock Resort, the world...
article What Happens in Vegas: Notes on the Psychology of Gambling (7/3/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- To a psychologist, the casino offers several fascinations. Casinos are intentional environments, designed for a purpose. The purpose is to take your money...
article COLUMN: Casino safety measures create Blackjack opportunities (7/2/2020)
(Indiana) -- The safety measures that have been implemented at casinos in the Region include limiting the number of players at blackjack tables to three. Fewer players...
article Slot machines have more similarities to table games that you realize: Casino Answer Man (6/24/2020)
(Atlantic City) -- Despite visible differences, slot machines are more similar to table games than most players realize, Both slots and tables give the house an edge by...
article Michael Jordan insists he never had gambling problem in ‘The Last Dance’ (5/3/2020)
(Chicago) -- Michael Jordan’s gambling has always been a fascinating part of NBA lore, and while Sunday’s episode of “The Last Dance” touches...
article Debunking the Michael Jordan Gambling Conspiracy (4/25/2020)
(Chicago) -- While most of The Last Dance’s commentary on Michael Jordan is flattering, Jordan’s career featured several controversies that will be explored...
article BLOG: The Time That Kobe Bryant Bet $5K That He’d Get A Triple Double (4/21/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- In my recent podcast with Chris Duhon, the nine-year NBA veteran gives listeners some insight into a great locker room betting story (that actually took...
article 'It's like New Year's every day' – lockdowns drive increase in booze and pot sales (4/20/2020)
(New York) -- Locked in and locked down, American consumers are turning more to their favorite "vices." With the initial surge of panic buying over, wine and...
article An Intimate Portrait of the Real Michael Jordan: Gambler, Winner, Tyrant (4/19/2020)
(Chicago) -- Michael Jordan is the best basketball player that’s ever lived, period. For those foolish enough to debate that incontrovertible fact, ESPN’s...
article John Daly Lost a Staggering $1.65 Million in a Single Day of Gambling (4/18/2020)
(USA) -- Golf, more so than most other sports, has a certain air of status. It’s expensive to play, and spectators are held to a code of conduct; even television...
article New Motions Filed by Stones Gambling Hall in Mike Postle Cheating Case (4/11/2020)
(California) -- Although many courtrooms are darkened at this time, action has been heating up in the Mike Postle case in California. One of the defendants in the case,...
article 24 Gamblers Held In Police Raid In Rawalpindi (4/4/2020)
(Pakistan) -- In a crackdown against anti social elements, police have rounded up 24 alleged gamblers and recovered betting money amounting to Rs 101,000, 29 mobile...
article BLOG: 5 Pieces Of Good Gambling News To Read Right Now (3/24/2020)
(USA) -- Amongst the backdrop of a global pandemic and the uncertainty currently plaguing the casino industry, there are a few bright spots to be had. Yes, a majority of...
article Slots: The coming attractions (3/24/2020)
(Atlantic City) -- New games are the lifeblood of the slot machine industry. Players are always looking to try out the new bonus on the latest and greatest slot games....
article Showing every shot is no gamble; it's the first look at golf's gambling future (3/11/2020)
(Florida) -- Get ready for a glimpse into golf’s future. This week at The Players marks the first time that the PGA Tour has made every shot from every player...
article Man wins $450K jackpot at Vee Quiva casino in Valley (3/9/2020)
(Arizona) -- One spin of the wheel landed a man a hefty payout at a Valley casino on Friday. Joseph M. won about $450,000 on a Wheel of Fortune jackpot at Vee Quiva in...
article Sunland Park Racetrack & Casino: 57th running of West Texas Derby takes place Saturday (3/4/2020)
(Texas) -- Heading into Saturday's 57th running of the 400-yard West Texas Derby, Aggressive Driver is running the best in his young career. The three-year-old...
article Grimthorpe Chase report: Captain Chaos wins by wide margin at Doncaster (2/29/2020)
(England) -- Placed in a host of big staying races, Dan Skelton's nine-year-old put the record straight as he came home unchallenged to score by 54 lengths from...
article Tips for Successful Controlled Shooting in Craps (2/29/2020)
(Worldwide) -- When playing craps games, you’re required to toss the dice down the table and towards the wall. You don’t actually have to hit the wall every...

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