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Bet responsibly? A struggle for some as sportsbook ads widen

The tagline makes the solution sound so simple: "Gamble responsibly." It's anything but for those who struggle with compulsive gambling. Instead, the footnote caps a powerful new temptation as ads for sports betting emerge in states that have recently legalized an activity once banned in most of the United States.

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9/18/2019

article N.J. law allows Golden Nugget casino to take NBA game bets
(Atlantic City) -- The governor has signed a bill allowing Atlantic City’s Golden Nugget casino to accept bets on most National Basketball Association games.

9/17/2019

article New Jersey casinos woo bettors with new sportsbooks
(Atlantic City) -- Fans returning to Atlantic City last weekend for the start of the National Football League’s 100th season were greeted with new, multimillion-...

9/16/2019

article New Jersey online casinos’ August revenue a scorcher
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey’s online gambling market continues to gobble monthly revenue records like salted peanuts, thanks to the seemingly unstoppable online...
press release Unibet and New Jersey Devels strike partnership
(New Jersey) -- Unibet, a new sports betting platform - that just went live in New Jersey - and one of the largest online gambling brands in the world, today announced...

9/14/2019

article DraftKings Casino Brings Innovation To New Jersey Online Gambling Industry
(New Jersey) -- DraftKings might be known to its customers and the general public as a sports brand, but it’s put a lot of work into its casino product this year....
article NJ casino revenue grows 13 percent in first year of online sports betting
(New Jersey) -- Patrons wagered over $293 million in New Jersey’s sportsbooks in August, helping mark a 13 percent increase in casino profits compared to August...

9/13/2019

article New Jersey casinos woo bettors with new sportsbooks
(Atlantic City) -- Fans returning to Atlantic City last weekend for the start of the National Football League’s 100th season were greeted with new, multimillion-...
article NJ to allow Fertitta's casino to accept NBA bets
(Atlantic City) -- New Jersey's governor has signed a bill allowing Atlantic City's Golden Nugget casino to accept bets on most National Basketball Association...

9/12/2019

article August Another Record-Setter For New Jersey Online Gambling Industry
(New Jersey) -- Even if we ignore the increasing contribution from sports betting, the remarkable growth spurt for New Jersey online gambling continued in earnest in...

9/11/2019

article Town rejects more helicopter flights to sports betting site
(New Jersey) -- A New Jersey shore town has rejected a proposal to allow more helicopter flights to access a racetrack that also has a sports betting operation. The...
article Edison Partners makes $15M investment into wagering marketing firm (updated)
(New Jersey) -- Princeton-based venture fund Edison Partners is making a $15.5 million investment into digital marketing company Gambling.com Group Plc, a company which...

9/6/2019

article Ruling deals blow to developer’s bid to open betting parlor
(New Jersey) -- A New Jersey developer has lost a round in its court battle to build a sports betting parlor on the site of a former racetrack. A federal judge said in...

9/3/2019

article With NFL starting this week, N.J. could become ‘sports betting capital of U.S.’
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey is the odds-on favorite to replace Nevada as the leading sports betting state in America. According to the New York Post, the neighboring...

9/2/2019

article New Jersey poised to overtake Vegas as sports betting capital of US
(New Jersey) -- Watch out, Vegas: Here comes New Jersey. It’s been little more than a year since the Garden State legalized sports betting, but the home of The...
article Report: 80 Pct. Of NJ Gamblers Place Wagers Online
(New Jersey) -- Mobile sports betting is quickly growing to a point where New Jersey is close to topping Las Vegas as the country’s biggest market, The Wall Street...

8/28/2019

article Alleged Underground New Jersey Casino Network Busted, Authorities Say Defendants At Large
(New Jersey) -- Alleged illegal New Jersey casino clubs have been operating in downtown Newark and across the state. That’s according to the Essex County...

8/27/2019

article Authorities charge 47, shut down ‘drugs on wheels’ operation that also ran a mini casino
(New Jersey) -- What began as complaints about a lack of parking in the Ironbound section of Newark eventually led police to discover a $1.1 million drug ring that was...

8/20/2019

article Man charged in brother's beating death in AC casino extradited back to NJ
(New Jersey) -- A man from Philadelphia charged with murder in the beating death of his younger brother in an Atlantic City casino hotel room has been extradited back to...

8/14/2019

article New Jersey Sports Betting Revenue Report Shows 2019 Uptick
(New Jersey) -- Not even the dog days of summer can slow down the sports betting revenue train in New Jersey. According to New Jersey’s Division of Gaming...
article New Jersey, Golden Nugget crush online gambling records
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey’s regulated online gambling market set a new revenue record in July, while the Golden Nugget beat its own record for the all-time best...
article Record-Setting July Yields $39.3 Million In Revenue For New Jersey Online Casinos
(New Jersey) -- The lucky streak for online gambling operators in New Jersey is unrelenting. Legal NJ online casinos combined to earn $39.3 million in July revenue, a...
article Sportsbooks In New Jersey Flirt With Nevada’s All-Time Record In July
(New Jersey) -- July is what many consider the slowest month on the sports betting calendar. Wagering opportunities were limited to Major League Baseball, The Open, and...

8/9/2019

article Our view: NJ’s leading work on problem gambling is never finished
(New Jersey) -- Given that Cape May County is a short drive from neighboring Atlantic City casinos, the start there last month of funded treatment for gambling addiction...

8/5/2019

article Legal battle continues over potential sports betting site
(New Jersey) -- A judge is being asked to stop a developer from opening a sports book at a former southern New Jersey racetrack. Greenwood Racing is a successor to a...

8/3/2019

article DraftKings Sportsbook Plans To Expand Its Casino Games In A Big Way
(New Jersey) -- We all know that Atlantic City casinos never close. And as of now, neither does DraftKings Casino. The Boston-based company is the newest NJ online...

8/2/2019

article DraftKings Sportsbook Plans To Expand Its Casino Games In A Big Way
(New Jersey) -- We all know that Atlantic City casinos never close. And as of now, neither does DraftKings Casino. The Boston-based company is the newest NJ online...
article Google Ads Permission Boosting Legal New Jersey Sportsbooks
(New Jersey) -- Advertisements for companies offering legal online sports betting services in New Jersey began encrusting themselves in the searches of Google users in...

7/26/2019

article Work Begins on First New Jersey Standalone Sportsbook, Despite Legal Spat with Parx Owner Greenwood
(New Jersey) -- A developer determined to bring the first-ever New Jersey standalone retail sports betting outlet to the former Garden State Park Racetrack in Cherry...

7/25/2019

article Developer: Deal near on sportsbook partner at former track
(New Jersey) -- A developer is pushing ahead with a plan to offer sports betting at a defunct racetrack in southern New Jersey, even as the companies affiliated with the...

7/24/2019

article 888 Casino to Launch Faster ‘Orbit’ Platform In New Jersey
(New Jersey) -- An online gambling industry giant is only days away from launching a brand new platform for its New Jersey customers. 888 Casino has unveiled “...

7/22/2019

article Fewer games, fewer gamblers: N.J.’s online revenue down in June
(New Jersey) -- The summer typically produces a lull for New Jersey online casinos and sportsbooks, and the most recent financial numbers from June seemingly support the...

7/21/2019

article COLUMN: Horses and horse racing survive Monmouth Park decision to race
(New Jersey) -- On Saturday, across the eastern and most of the midwestern United States, you could not get a bet down on a live horse race from Laurel Park in suburban...
article Monmouth Park gets ‘creamed’ financially. What did heat cost the race track on Haskell Day?
(New Jersey) -- The excessive heat that caused a long delay in racing resulted in a big drop in attendance and a significant financial hit for Monmouth Park. After...
article Cape Assist Offers Counseling Services For Gambling Addiction
(New Jersey) -- Cape Assist partners with the Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey to offer funded treatment to those suffering from gambling problems and their...

7/20/2019

article After Haskell Invitational delay, some fury, some resignation
(New Jersey) -- Dennis Drazin made like Nostradamus Wednesday afternoon when the chairman and CEO of Darby Development , LLC, the operators of Monmouth Park, predicted...

7/17/2019

article Odds Are You’ve Never Bet On Darts But You Can At New Jersey Sportsbooks
(New Jersey) -- There’s a whole lot more to New Jersey sports betting than just the NFL, MLB, NBA, and NHL. There are a variety of unique betting markets available...

7/15/2019

article Gaming revenue up 20 percent over last year, thanks to sports betting
(New Jersey) -- The sports betting industry was a $3.2 billion boom for Atlantic City in its first full year of legalized wagering with June casino revenue increasing...

7/13/2019

article Bettors come in droves for annual Meadowlands Pace race
(New Jersey) -- Crowds filled the Meadowlands parking lot Saturday for the annual Meadowlands Pace race. It was also the one year anniversary of the Fanduel Sportsbook...

7/10/2019

article New Jersey Sports Betting Shop is Strip Mall Owner’s Goal
(New Jersey) -- Just as William Hill closes a number of land-based sports betting shops, a number of American outlets are thinking about opening up some of their own.

7/4/2019

article Golden Nugget poised to make internet gaming history
(Atlantic City) -- Something never before seen in the United States gaming industry may happen out in the Marina District before year’s end. Golden Nugget Atlantic...

7/1/2019

article New Jersey tops Nevada in sports betting volume in May
(Atlantic City) -- Here’s all you need to know about how fast sports betting is growing in New Jersey: the East Coast state took in more sports bets last month...

6/29/2019

article Major League Eating Bites Back As N.J. Bans Betting On Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest
(New Jersey) -- The annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating contest returns to the Coney Island on the Fourth of July, but despite being one of the biggest advocates for...

6/28/2019

article Did New Jersey sports betting really surpass Nevada’s handle in May?
(New Jersey) -- The Garden State’s sports betting industry turned a year old earlier this month, a milestone for the state that fought, and won, against the sports...
article New Jersey Swerves Government Shutdown that Could Have Closed Casinos, Online Gaming
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey’s Democratic governor Phil Murphy said he will not allow the wheels of state government to grind to a halt despite an ongoing budget...

6/19/2019

article New Jersey fines DraftKings for self-exclusion, ‘cooling off’ failures
(New Jersey) -- Daily fantasy sports cum sports betting / online casino operator DraftKings has been fined by New Jersey regulators for violating rules on protecting...

6/16/2019

article Monmouth Park Sports Book reopens for betting after it closed because of internet woes
(New Jersey) -- The Monmouth Park Sports Book by William Hill has reopened for sports betting after it was temporarily closed for betting for several hours because...

6/14/2019

article New Jersey Enjoys Unprecedented Success In Year One Of Sports Betting
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey might as well declare June 14 a state holiday. The anniversary of the launch of the unmitigated success that is NJ sports betting should be...
article New Jersey Enjoys Unprecedented Success In Year One Of Sports Betting
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey might as well declare June 14 a state holiday. The anniversary of the launch of the unmitigated success that is NJ sports betting should be...
article Online bets drive New Jersey's sports gambling tax revenue growth
(New Jersey) -- An immediate commitment to online betting helped New Jersey take the lead among states that have legalized sports betting. The financial bump it has...
article N.J. legalized sports betting a year ago to help save Atlantic City and horse-racing. Has it paid off?
(New Jersey) -- Exactly a year ago, Gov. Phil Murphy traveled to Monmouth Park racetrack in Oceanport and made history by placing the first legal sports bets in New...

6/13/2019

article Sports betting a 'surprising' success in NJ, but not a 'panacea' for casinos
(Atlantic City) -- Legalized sports betting in New Jersey will celebrate its one-year anniversary Friday and, by nearly any measure, has given a rebounding gaming...
article Eldorado Resorts Incorporated receives New Jersey approval
(New Jersey) -- American regional casino operator, Eldorado Resorts Incorporated, has now reportedly increased its portfolio to encompass properties in twelve states...

6/11/2019

article Heavy-hitters of casino industry headline Atlantic City gaming conference
(Atlantic City) -- The landscape of casino gaming is ever-changing and several titans of the industry will be in town next week to discuss all the hot-button issues...
article New Jersey Casino Control Commission approves Tropicana deal
(Atlantic City) -- Almost eight months after the sale of Tropicana Entertainment to Eldorado Resorts, state gaming regulators approved the deal. On Tuesday, the Casino...
article Bombarded by ads, can NJ’s compulsive gamblers stay clean?
(New Jersey) -- If you're an avid radio listener or TV viewer in New Jersey, you likely haven't gone a day recently without hearing or seeing an advertisement...

6/6/2019

article Murphy administration pushes for review of casino regulations during Senate hearing
(New Jersey) -- The governor's special counsel to Atlantic City testified Thursday in front of a state Senate committee to push for a re-examination of casino...

6/3/2019

article Bet responsibly? A struggle for some as sportsbook ads widen
(New Jersey) -- The tagline makes the solution sound so simple: "Gamble responsibly." It's anything but for those who struggle with compulsive gambling....

5/23/2019

article How FanDuel is Winning the NJ Sports Betting Market
(New Jersey) -- FanDuel started in the daily fantasy sports industry back in 2009. Fast forward ten years later and FanDuel is the top sports betting operator in New...
article OP/ED: On online gambling, follow New Jersey
(New Jersey) -- When I was the governor of New Jersey in the aftermath of the Great Recession, we had a depressed tourism market in our gaming hub — Atlantic City...
article Assembly passes hotel panic button bill
(New Jersey) -- Hotel workers in New Jersey are one step closer to having an additional measure of protection at work. The Assembly unanimously (76-0) passed a bill...

5/22/2019

article Sports Betting Driving Online Gaming in New Jersey Casinos
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey casinos can thank the legalization of sports wagering for the massive growth in online gaming that they are experiencing.

5/19/2019

article CRUDEL: Placing my bets on the New Jersey sports gambling craze
(New Jersey) -- Dear John: Legal betting isn’t so good for any serious gambler who mostly wins. I did approximately 1,500 college basketball bets this winter/...

5/16/2019

article New Jersey Saw $2.64 Billion in Sports Betting in 1st Year After Legalization
(New Jersey) -- Legalizing sports betting has been a massive revenue generator for the state of New Jersey. The Associated Press' Wayne Parry reported bettors placed...

5/11/2019

article FanDuel Group, Paddy Power Betfair Building Online Gambling Empire In New Jersey
(New Jersey) -- Paddy Power Betfair (PPB) is riding a big winning streak in New Jersey. Revenue for Betfair Casino soared 83% year-over-year to $11.7 million, the parent...
article Keidel: New Jersey Has Thrived From Legalized Sports Betting
(New Jersey) -- Our government was first designed to serve two basic functions: protect us from foreign powers and protect us from each other. Not from ourselves. Yet...

5/9/2019

article 3 Key Takeaways on Fox Sports Gambling App
(New York) -- Fox Sports announced on Wednesday that it is partnering with The Stars Group to launch Fox Bet, which will be a mobile gambling app that will function as a...
article BetStars To Rebrand As Fox Bet In NJ After Latest Sports Betting Deal
(New Jersey) -- Fox Sports and The Stars Group dropped a bombshell on the US sports betting market on Wednesday. The two groups are partnering to launch a new online...
article Betting predictions to be part of Fox Sports analysis
(New Jersey) -- Fox Sports viewers tuning in to some broadcasts this fall will not only see the game, but also will get betting predictions. The network announced a...
article Bye-Bye, BetStars: Fox Bet Is Coming To New Jersey Sports Betting Instead
(New Jersey) -- Fox Sports and The Stars Group dropped a bombshell on the US sports betting market on Wednesday. The two groups are partnering to launch a new online...
article Fox Sports Buys $236 Million Chunk of Stars Group, Will Be First US Broadcaster to Offer Sports Betting
(New Jersey) -- Shares in Stars Group skyrocketed 11 percent Wednesday on the news that Fox Sports has pledged to invest $236 million for a 4.99 percent share of the the...
article Fox Sports Chief Eric Shanks Touts Fox Bet Gambling Initiative, Rights Portfolio “Second To None”
(New York) -- Fox Sports is entering the legalized sports betting arena “ambitiously, aggressively, but also responsibly,” the division’s chief, Eric...
article Fox Sports Invests In Gambling App With The Stars Group
(New York) -- Fox Sports is getting into the gambling game, and it sounds awesome. According to Sports Business Journal, Fox Sports paid $236 million for a 4.99% stake...
article New Jersey AG Sues U.S. Justice Department Over Betting Case
(New Jersey) -- The New Jersey Attorney General filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Justice Department on Tuesday for failing to cooperate in sharing information with the...

5/8/2019

article Horse racing industry getting a boost from state subsidies
(New Jersey) -- Many are confident that the state’s horse racing industry is on track for a major comeback after struggling to compete for years with out-of-state...

5/7/2019

article Paddy Power Betfair Report Shows How FanDuel Sportsbook Is Winning In NJ
(New Jersey) -- The strength of FanDuel Sportsbook in the NJ sports betting market is underscored in a Q1 trading update issued by parent company Paddy Power Betfair (...

5/1/2019

article Resorts ‘Not That Surprised’ To Be Near The Top In NJ Online Gambling
(New Jersey) -- Resorts is getting a lot of attention these days, and for a good reason. Its NJ sports betting apps and online casino partnerships are producing strong...

4/30/2019

article Casino gaming's economic impact in other states rivals N.J.
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey still ranks among national leaders in terms of casino gaming’s economic impact, but other states, including nearby competitors, are...

4/28/2019

article William Hill Storms New Jersey
(New Jersey) -- William Hill is a proven name in the sports betting world. It’s risen to become one of the biggest online sports betting businesses in the UK and...

4/25/2019

article OP/ED: If we could legally bet on the Oscars, Game of Thrones, N.J. could make a lot more money, consultant says
(Atlantic City) -- New Jersey has been reaping financial benefits since becoming the third state in the U.S. to legalize sports betting on June 14, 2018. Since then,...

4/24/2019

article Dear Nevada, don’t bet on keeping your sports gambling crown much longer. Love, N.J. Gov. Phil Murphy.
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey’s quick growth in sports gambling means it could surpass Nevada next year as the top sports betting market in the United States, its...

4/17/2019

article Why Is FanDuel Pulling Away From DraftKings In The NJ Online Sportsbook War?
(New Jersey) -- A battle for supremacy between DraftKings and FanDuel is not exactly uncharted territory. They’ve waged war in the daily fantasy sports space ever...

4/16/2019

article New Jersey Breaks iGaming and Sports Betting Revenue Records in March 2019
(New Jersey) -- Sports betting and iGaming entertainment pushed New Jersey to record revenues for March. Total revenue from gambling in the state exceeded $294 million...

4/15/2019

article 2018 New Jersey casino performance numbers are a mixed bag
(Atlantic City) -- Profits were down in 2018 for casinos down the shore, according to the latest report from the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement. But one...
article New Jersey Posts Record High Results in NJ for March
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey scored big on the March Madness and its iGaming segment continued to grow in the meanwhile. Not quite the first state to introduce sports...
article NJ Blows Away Online Casino Record With Almost $40 Million In Revenue
(New Jersey) -- To say that theNew Jersey online casinomarket is doing well right now is a pretty big understatement. The state generated over $39 million in revenue in...
article Not Settling Yet: NJ Horsemen, Leagues Still $150 Million Apart In Sports Betting Legal Battle
(New Jersey) -- In the latest salvo in the nearly year-old $150 million lawsuit by New Jersey’s thoroughbred horsemen against five major pro sports organizations,...
article Play+ to explore the stories behind the gambling industry
(New Jersey) -- Play+ is conducting short, streamed interviews at next week’s Betting on Sports America to explore some of the stories behind the gambling industry.
article Rush Street Interactive Named Mobile Operator Of The Year In North America
(New Jersey) -- Rush Street Interactive (RSI) has been crowned ‘Mobile Operator of the Year’ at the EGR North America Awards 2019. The EGR Awards celebrate...

4/14/2019

article California Man Must Fork Over $90K In Gambling Proceeds
(New Jersey) -- A report issued by the Associated Press reveals that gambling regulators in New Jersey have ordered a man from California to pay more than $90,000. The...

4/13/2019

article March Madness leads to gladness for New Jersey sports books
(Atlantic City) -- A blizzard of bets from college basketball fans in March helped New Jersey to its second-highest monthly sports betting total, as March Madness...

4/12/2019

article March Madness Leads To Margin Madness At New Jersey Sportsbooks
(New Jersey) -- Despite tons of promotions aimed at trimming the house edge, it was a stellar March for the sportsbooks in New Jersey, who according to a recent press...
article New Jersey sets online gambling record with $39.1m in March
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey’s regulated online gambling market roared its way back into the record books in March, which was anything but the cruelest month as...
article NJ Online Casinos Obliterate All-Time Revenue Record, While Golden Nugget And Draftkings Surge
(New Jersey) -- NJ online casinos absolutely obliterated their all-time revenue record in March, taking in $37.2 million, around $5.5 million more than their previous...
article NJ Sports Betting Hits $372 Million In March With Record $31.7 Million In Revenue
(New Jersey) -- Now that the 2019 NCAA Tournament has come to a close, it’s time to look at the bigger NJ sports betting picture. New Jersey got its first taste of...
article Online Casino Revenue Takes A Deep Breath, Balloons To Almost $40 Million In March
(New Jersey) -- Could it be a three-peat? You bet. For the first time in New Jersey online gambling history, revenue surpassed $30 million for three-straight months.

4/11/2019

article Drazin: Founding Father of NJ Sports Betting Opines
(New Jersey) -- The names on the case wielded as a cudgel against the ban on legal sports betting in the United States was first “Christie” and subsequently...
article Casino Workers in New Jersey Want Action Taken Against Investors of New York
(New Jersey) -- Earlier their week, the labor union representing casino employees of Atlantic City urged gaming regulators of New Jersey online gambling sites to take...

4/3/2019

article Do 64% Of People Really Oppose Sports Betting Sites Handing Out Freebies?
(USA) -- Two mainstream sports media journalists with an interest in gambling turned a few heads recently by exploring the topic of the New Jersey mobile sports betting...

3/30/2019

article NJ seizes thousands in winnings from underage, prohibited gamblers
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey regulators have seized more than $107,000 won by underage or otherwise prohibited gamblers at Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa. As part of the...

3/27/2019

article Sports Leagues Again Protest NJ Horsemen’s $150M Lawsuit
(New Jersey) -- A May 2018 ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court voided a 26-year-old federal law and opened the door for any state to offer Las Vegas-style sports betting.
article NJ seizes thousands in winnings from underage, prohibited gamblers
(Atlantic City) -- New Jersey regulators have seized more than $107,000 won by underage or otherwise prohibited gamblers at Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa.
article Won But Lost, New Jersey Regulators Seize $107,000
(New Jersey) -- Imagine what it feels like winning at a premium venue and not being able to take the trophy home. That could happen if you don’t comply with the...

3/25/2019

article Casino expansion unlikely despite sports betting, internet gaming success
(Atlantic City) -- The success of sports betting and internet gambling has not yet revived the idea of expanding casino gaming outside of Atlantic City. But, neither...

3/24/2019

article Casino expansion unlikely despite sports betting, internet gaming success
(New Jersey) -- The success of sports betting and internet gambling has not yet revived the idea of expanding casino gaming outside of Atlantic City. But, neither...

3/21/2019

article Can Jersey online sports gambling surpass Nevada? March Madness may tell
(New Jersey) -- As New Jersey sportsbooks start their first March Madness, thousands of state-based bettors are expected to make deposits with a cashier at their casino...
article In the Meadowlands, a big sports venue meets the small screen
(New Jersey) -- The dirt track is empty and gray, like the sky. Rain blows in on the wind, stops, then starts again. The paddocks are empty, the horses gone. None of it...

3/17/2019

article With Sports Betting Finally Legal In New Jersey, Gamblers Figure To Wager A Lot Of Money On NCAA Tournament
(New Jersey) -- On Selection Sunday we find out which 68 college basketball teams will take part in the March Madness tournament. Some from our area made the cut, and...

3/16/2019

article Nearly $2 billion in New Jersey sport bets in 9 months
(New Jersey) -- Nearly $2 billion has been wagered on sporting events in New Jersey in the nine months since such betting became legal last year. New Jersey gamblers...

3/15/2019

article NJ online casinos down but not out after falling February revenue
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey online casino gaming revenue saw a decline of 5.5 per cent in February compared to the prior month, according to figures released this week by...

3/14/2019

article Even With A Short Month, New Jersey Online Casinos Still Surpass $30 Million
(New Jersey) -- On paper, February looks like a middling month for the New Jersey online gambling industry. Online casino and poker revenue fell from an all-time high of...

3/13/2019

article New Jersey Sports Betting Shows February Strength, According to PlayNJ.com Analysts
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey's sportsbooks took in more than $320 million in February bets, generating strong monthly revenue despite a short month and a predictable...

3/11/2019

article NJ Might Increase Casino Fines For Allowing Betting On Off-Limits College Events
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey’s sports betting laws clearly ban wagering on college sporting events involving in-state universities, or on such events taking place in...

3/8/2019

article Monmouth ready for stronger season with higher purses
(New Jersey) -- The first condition book of the Monmouth Park meet has been released, and the Jersey Shore track seems poised for a much stronger season than a year ago.

3/7/2019

article 2014 Case Of Illegal Online Gambling Outside NJ Ends With $90K Forfeiture
(New Jersey) -- The largest reported forfeiture case in NJ online casino history is finally settled, five years later. Vinh Dao, a California man, agreed to forfeit more...
article New Jersey eyes stiffer penalties for prohibited sports bets
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey lawmakers want to increase the penalties on casinos and sports books that take bets on prohibited events including games involving college...
article New Jersey Regulator Seizes $90,000 After Player Gambled Online from California
(New Jersey) -- Caesars Interactive and the Borgata, Atlantic City have been ordered to forfeit more than $90,000 sitting since 2014 in the online gambling accounts of a...

3/6/2019

article California man’s luck runs out as he must fork over $90K for gambling online using N.J. betting sites
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey gambling regulators have ordered a California man to hand over more than $90,000 from online accounts he had funded and gambled with from...
article New Jersey Sports Betting Has Huge Impact On Total Legal US Handle
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey Sports Betting Has Huge Impact On Total Legal US Handle By Bill GelmanMarch 6, 2019 January will go down in the US sports betting history...

3/3/2019

article NJ rolls out new problem gambling awareness effort
(New Jersey) -- The New Jersey lottery and the Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey have collaborated on a new campaign to increase problem gambling awareness....
article Rutgers professor gives expert opinion on legalized gambling in NJ
(New Jersey) -- Legalized gambling could increase its prevalence amongst those who are underaged, said Lia Nower, director of the Center for Gambling Studies, co-...

3/2/2019

article New York gamblers are crossing to New Jersey to place bets
(New Jersey) -- Going mobile appears to be a sure bet for local wagering — and that includes New Yorkers looking for a little action. In January, mobile sports...

2/28/2019

article New Jersey Online Gamblers Detect Slot Flaw, Win Nearly $1M But Casinos Slow to Pay
(New Jersey) -- Online gamblers in New Jersey detected a flaw in the popular interactive slot game “Ocean Magic,” and used the defect to their advantage to...

2/27/2019

article DraftKings Rumored To Be Prepping A Standalone Online Casino App In NJ
(New Jersey) -- DraftKings is proving how much is possible in seven months. This week, U.K.-based eGaming Review (EGR) published a report that DraftKings will soon be...

2/25/2019

article Oscars Wagering Seen As Hit with New Jersey Bettors
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey sports bettors’ affinity for wagering on games apparently applies to awards shows, also. One day after the state’s sportsbook...

2/22/2019

article PointsBet US CEO: Topgolf Deal Helps Us ‘Elevate’ The Sports Betting Experience
(New Jersey) -- PointsBet and Topgolf are hitting the links together. But instead of hitting eagles and birdies, this link is connected to NJ sports betting. The...
article This is the first year you can bet on the Oscars in the US ... and it likely won't be the last
(New Jersey) -- While international bookmakers have long allowed Americans to bet on the Oscars, this is the first time they can legally place bets domestically. The...

2/21/2019

article Despite Monmouth Park’s Success, Horse Racing Still Developing Model For Integrating Sports Betting
(New Jersey) -- For the first time in the 148-year history of Monmouth Park, the racetrack in Oceanport, New Jersey opened its doors on Thanksgiving Day for simulcast...
article FanDuel Sportsbook At The Meadowlands Now At Your (Self-)Service
(New Jersey) -- Sports bettors who frequent the main FanDuel Sportsbook area at the Meadowlands Racetrack will likely be pleased to see the arrival of four self-service...
article Golden Nugget Atlantic City launches online, mobile sportsbook
(Atlantic City) -- On Thursday, the New Jersey casino announced patrons can immediately place bets at goldennuggetcasino.com via desktop and mobile devices, including on...

2/19/2019

article GAN Reports Strong January 2019 Internet Gambling Growth For New Jersey
(New Jersey) -- GAN plc, an award-winning developer and supplier of enterprise-level B2B Internet gaming software, services and online gaming content in the United...

2/18/2019

article NetEnt issued with permanent New Jersey license
(New Jersey) -- The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) has granted NetEnt a permanent Casino Service Industry Enterprise license.
article NetEnt Obtains Permanent Casino Supplier License in New Jersey
(New Jersey) -- Swedish provider of online casino games NetEnt has locked up a permanent license by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement more than three years...

2/17/2019

article New Jersey DGE Slams Antigua-Based OddsShark for Promoting Offshore Books, Threatens Prosecution
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey’s Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) is threatening to blackball and potentially prosecute the popular gaming content website...

2/16/2019

article New Jersey OKs $20M subsidy for horse racing industry
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey is back in the horse racing business. The return of state support is good news for tracks that have struggled to compete with rivals in...

2/14/2019

article New Jersey Gaming Revenue Soars 25 Percent in January, But Atlantic City Casinos Struggle
(Atlantic City) -- New Jersey gaming revenue jumped nearly 25 percent in January. Atlantic City operations, online casinos, and sports betting collectively won more than...
article New Jersey Internet Gaming and Online Poker Rose in January
(New Jersey) -- A new year is often a chance to start fresh, to makes changes for the better, to improve from the past year. New Jersey’s internet gaming business...
article NJ Online Casinos Soar to $31.7 Million in Online Casino Revenue to Set Record Month
(New Jersey) -- BonusSeeker reports online casino gaming revenue was up over 16 percent in January compared to the prior month, according to figures released Wednesday...

2/13/2019

article Mobile, digital grows as sports betting falls flat at racetracks and casinos
(New Jersey) -- The sports betting handle – or total amount of money wagered by bettors – for New Jersey’s brick and mortar casinos and racetracks has...
article New Jersey Online Casinos Shatter Monthly Revenue Record … Again!
(New Jersey) -- The winter chill blanketing the northeast has brought a veritable blizzard of cash to online casinos in New Jersey. While land-based casino revenue...
article With sports gambling now legal, New Jersey casinos rake in millions in Super Bowl run-up
(New Jersey) -- Gamblers betting on the NFL playoffs online or over their phones during the January run-up to the Super Bowl helped make more than $385 million in sports...

2/12/2019

article New Jersey becomes first US state to take legal Oscars bets
(New Jersey) -- Perhaps you weren’t sure — or didn’t care — if Gisele Bundchen’s husband and the New England Patriots won the Super Bowl...

2/8/2019

article CG Technology signs deal with Meadowlands in New Jersey for online and mobile sports betting
(New Jersey) -- Las Vegas-based sportsbook operator CG Technology announced Thursday its first sports betting deal outside Nevada, signing an agreement with the...

2/3/2019

article Is It The End For Oscars Betting In NJ? Odds Come Off The Board
(New Jersey) -- And the award for betting on the Oscars in New Jersey goes to… no one? Just a few days after regulators gave the green light for legal Oscars...

2/2/2019

article State stands to lose millions by limiting sports betting
(New Jersey) -- Jeff Gural didn’t know what to expect. The managing director of the Meadowlands Racetrack & Entertainment complex thought sports betting in New...
article BetAmerica Slides Into NJ Sports Betting, Online Casino Just Ahead Of 2019 Super Bowl
(New Jersey) -- On the eve of Super Bowl 53, the NJ online sports betting market grew by one more. BetAmerica NJ gambling site, the Churchill Downs Inc. brand, opened...

2/1/2019

article N.J. a step away from giving $100M to its hobbling horse-racing industry
(New Jersey) -- Only months after New Jersey legalized sports betting to help racetracks, state lawmakers threw another lifeline to the Garden State’s struggling...

1/27/2019

article New Jersey Sports Betting Year One: Trends And Outlook
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey sportsbooks in retail form and online took $1.24 billion in wagers in 2018 from mid-June when the first books launched until the end of the...

1/25/2019

article Rush Street Gaming hit with New Jersey fine
(New Jersey) -- The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement has reportedly ordered a subsidiary of Rush Street Gaming to pay a fine of $30,000 after determining that...
article DraftKings NJ Online Casino To Add Live-Dealer Games From Evolution
(New Jersey) -- Evolution Gaming has announced that it will supply its live-dealer services to DraftKings online casino in New Jersey. DraftKings surprised everyone by...

1/24/2019

article Rush Street Interactive fined for underage gambling in New Jersey
(New Jersey) -- Rush Street Interactive (RSI) has become the first online gaming operator to be issued with a fine for allowing minors to access its igaming services in...

1/23/2019

article N.J.-licensed online gambling site slapped with fine after glitch allows under-21 bets
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey gambling regulators have levied their first fine for underage internet gambling, assessing the company behind the playsugarhouse.com website $...
article Rush Street Gets Fined By NJ Regulators For Illegal Underage Online Gambling
(New Jersey) -- The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement fined Rush Street Interactive NJ (RSI) for an underage online gambling incident. The complaint is dated...

1/19/2019

article DraftKings Faces Civil Complaints in New Jersey for SBNC
(New Jersey) -- Last week, DraftKings set up the inaugural Sports Betting National Championship (SBNC), a new concept putting daring sports aficionados with a flair for...

1/18/2019

article Decisions, Decisions: Which Weekend Bonus At NJ Online Casinos Is Right For You?
(New Jersey) -- This weekend, it’s all about options. Instead of New Jersey’s top online casino operators telling you what to play for, they’re giving...

1/17/2019

article New Jersey Online Casinos End 2018 With A Record-Setting Celebration
(New Jersey) -- NJ online casinos put an exclamation point on 2018, as they closed out the year with another record-setting month. The December 2018 numbers released by...
article Ocean Resort Casino New Jersey: Five Questions After The Sale
(New Jersey) -- After just six months of operations, the Ocean Resort Casino in Atlantic City has a new owner. The company put out a press release that left a lot of...

1/16/2019

article Monmouth Park waiting on multimillion-dollar subsidy for horse racing
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey has brought in over $1 billion in revenue in sports betting since it was made legal last year. Monmouth Park Racetrack in Oceanport alone made...

1/11/2019

press release CCGNJ Explores Recent Changes to Atlantic City's Casinos and Gambling Landscape
(New Jersey) -- As the leading provider of treatment and rehabilitation resources for people struggling with a sports gambling disorder (sometimes referred to as an...

1/8/2019

article Former track operator seeks to block betting parlor in Cherry Hill
(New Jersey) -- A development firm has changed tactics in its bid to open a sports-betting parlor in Cherry Hill. Cherry Hill Towne Center Partners LLC, which last year...
article Tesla barred from doing business with NJ casinos for next 5 years
(New Jersey) -- The state’s gaming enforcement agency is banning electric carmaker Tesla Motors Inc. from doing business with any casinos in New Jersey.

1/6/2019

article Lawmakers Try to Boost NJ’s Horseracing Industry with $100M in Subsidies
(New Jersey) -- There’s bipartisan support in Trenton for a measure one critic decries as ‘an insult to the taxpayers of New Jersey’ New Jersey...
article NJ is scoring with sports betting — thanks to New Yorkers
(New Jersey) -- Legalized sports betting in New Jersey is a big hit — with New Yorkers. While the Empire State drags its heels on making sports gambling legal, New...

1/4/2019

article BPIII: How affiliates protect consumers and support N.J.'s legal sports betting market
(New Jersey) -- What a year 2018 was for the New Jersey gaming industry. Since Gov. Phil Murphy signed the historic sports wagering legislation in June, private...

1/3/2019

article Golden Nugget and Caesars Entertainment face penalties over illegal sports wagering
(Atlantic City) -- The two casinos have been fined by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement for allegedly accepting bets on college sporting events.

12/28/2018

article A Look Back (And Ahead) At The Year That Was For NJ Sports Betting
(New Jersey) -- There is no question that the most important day of 2018 for sports betting legalization in New Jersey — and across the U.S. — was on May 14...

12/24/2018

article FanDuel Sportsbook And Betfair NJ Online Casino Now Have A Shared Wallet
(New Jersey) -- Are you one of those bettors who likes placing a wager on an NFL or college football bowl game before heading off to play some blackjack, roulette, or...
article Transit, gambling among New Jersey’s top 2018 stories
(New Jersey) -- Delays and cancellations were two words that tried the patience of commuters in New Jersey as the state's mass transit systems wrestled with a series...

12/19/2018

article DraftKings Doubles Down On NJ Gambling, Launches Blackjack
(New Jersey) -- DraftKings has come a long way from a small-time daily fantasy sports (DFS) operator. The company has begun to spread blackjack as an extension of its...

12/18/2018

article New entrant to NJ sports betting; FanDuel, Draft Kings deals
(Atlantic City) -- The legal U.S. sports betting market continues to grow by the day, with separate deals announced Tuesday involving New Jersey, West Virginia and a...
article NJ bill pushes for casino jobs for recovery court grads
(New Jersey) -- A bill that would open more doors to casino employment for people in addiction recovery got one step closer to becoming law Monday after the Senate voted...

12/17/2018

article DraftKings Casino Now Spreading Online Blackjack In New Jersey
(New Jersey) -- If there was any remaining doubt, DraftKings is officially a gambling company. The former (and current) daily fantasy sports (DFS) leader has...
article DraftKings Enters NJ Online Casino Market With Integrated Platform
(New Jersey) -- Is the world ready for more gambling from DraftKings? The company is betting the answer is “yes.” It is a leader in the daily fantasy sports...

12/14/2018

article NJ Launches App-Based Way To Place Online Sports Bets
(New Jersey) -- Sports betting is now legal in the garden state, and officials there say that gamblers have already placed nearly a billion dollars in bets at casinos...
article Prudential Center Gets In On Legalized Betting
(New Jersey) -- Sports betting is generating big bucks in the Garden State. It's on the verge of hitting $1 billion mark, and new venues are getting in on the game....

12/13/2018

article $26.94 Million -- New Jersey Online Casino Market Inches Closer to Billion Dollar Revenue Mark
(New Jersey) -- There has been no slowing down for New Jersey online casino operators in the holiday season. NJ gambling operators generated $26.94 Million in poker and...
article Column: Sports betting explodes in New Jersey, blows past expectations
(New Jersey) -- Sports betting has been legal in Nevada since 1931, though it didn’t really get going until the early 1970s when A) the federal government relaxed...
article New Jersey Gambling Revenue Up, Despite Online Poker Decline
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey’s online gambling revenue for the month of November reached an all-new high for a single month’s takings, once again breaking its...
article N.J. may once again give big bucks to limping horse racing industry
(New Jersey) -- The state of New Jersey may soon get back into the horse racing business. Seven years after Gov. Chris Christie ended state subsidies for horse racing,...
article OP/ED: Why is the State of New Jersey getting back into horse racing?
(New Jersey) -- A bill before the New Jersey State Senate would allocate $20 million per year for 5-years out of the state's general fund to subsidize purses at NJ's...

12/12/2018

article How Online Gambling Made Room For Two New Casinos In Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- The US casino market is fast approaching its saturation point. With new casinos popping up all the time, existing casinos are finding it difficult to...
article New Jersey sets online gambling record despite record low poker
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey’s regulated online gambling market set yet another monthly revenue record in November despite online poker plumbing new depths of...
article New Jersey Sports Betting Market Closing in on $1B Mark
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey's sports betting market is closing in on the $1 billion dollar mark after less than six months of operation. Figures released Wednesday by...
article NJ Sports Betting Revenue Rebounds In November, Handle Hits $330M
(New Jersey) -- This is the trend New Jersey wanted to see. After reporting low revenue figures in October, including the lowest retail sportsbook total since the...
article Purse Subsidy For New Jersey Racetracks Advancing In Trenton
(New Jersey) -- A $100 million bill that figures to be crucial in the viability of the New Jersey horse racing industry, as well as its offshoots, is expected to be up...

12/11/2018

article N.J. lawmakers could spend $100M to prop up horse racing industry
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey lawmakers are considering doling out $100 million over five years to prop up the state’s financially-strapped horse racing industry, which has...

12/10/2018

article A Super Bowl Champion Visits DraftKings Sportsbook For ‘Grand Opening Event’
(Atlantic City) -- The DraftKings Sportsbook at Resorts hosted a Giant celebrity on Sunday. Justin Tuck, the former NFL defensive end, drew a crowd of hundreds anxiously...
article Lawmakers Consider Sending $100 Million To New Jersey Horse Racing Industry
(New Jersey) -- Lawmakers in the state of New Jersey are considering a bill to pump $100 million into the state's horse racing industry over the next five years,...

12/6/2018

article New Jersey proposes new rules for fantasy sports betting
(New Jersey) -- With sports betting now legal in the state, New Jersey wants new rules for businesses running fantasy sports operations and plans to start charging them...
article NJRC Seek Comments On Proposed Sports Wagering Rules
(New Jersey) -- The New Jersey Racing Commission is accepting comments on proposed rules regarding sports wagering at racetracks and former racetracks in New Jersey.

12/5/2018

article Former NJ Regulator Says Sports Betting Integrity Group Is All About Communication
(New Jersey) -- To be clear, George Rover is not looking to step on the toes of individual state regulators. Quite the opposite, in fact. Rover envisions a world in...

11/26/2018

article Five Years In, NJ Online Gambling Reaches Unprecedented Heights With Room To Grow
(New Jersey) -- Any expectations or projections George Rover had five years ago he kept to himself. In 2013, Rover and the rest of the New Jersey Division of Gaming...

11/24/2018

article Sports betting in New Jersey is taking off big time, just 5 months in
(New Jersey) -- Sports betting has taken off in New Jersey since its inception in June. All but the Hard Rock have opened physical and online sports betting sites....

11/20/2018

article Five Key Moments That Shaped The NJ Online Gambling Industry Since 2013
(New Jersey) -- Having sprung into being on Nov. 21, 2013, the New Jersey online gambling industry is about to celebrate its fifth birthday. It’s safe to say that...
article Sports wagering is taking a bite out of black market betting in NJ
(New Jersey) -- With giant scissors, Giants Hall of Famer Harry Carson cut the ribbon opening the new DraftKings Sportsbook at Resorts in Atlantic City. Carson also...

11/19/2018

article NJ Operators On October Sports Betting Struggles: ‘Everything Is Just So Volatile’
(New Jersey) -- As the six-month anniversary of the landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling on sports betting arrived on Wednesday, the casino, racetrack, and online sports...

11/17/2018

article Nearly $600M bet on sports in New Jersey in 4 ½ months
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey's red-hot sports betting market blew past the half-billion dollar mark in October, with nearly $600 million worth of bets having been made...

11/16/2018

article NJ Online Gambling, Golden Nugget Shatter Revenue Records In October
(New Jersey) -- No month in the five-year history of New Jersey gambling sites compares with what occurred in October. For the first time since the Garden State industry...

11/15/2018

article N.J. bookmakers report plunge in sports-betting revenue. That’s good for bettors.
(New Jersey) -- Sports wagering revenue in New Jersey fell back to Earth in October after experiencing explosive growth in September. But that's not bad news for...
article Nearly $600M bet on sports in New Jersey in 4½ months
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey’s red-hot sports betting market blew past the half-billion-dollar mark in October, with nearly $600 million worth of bets having been made in...
article New Jersey Sports Betting Handle Surges to $261M, Revenue ‘Just’ $11M as Bettors Exact Revenge
(New Jersey) -- The good news for the New Jersey sportsbooks in the newly released revenue report for October is a large jump in handle from $186 million in September to...

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