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Pocono casinos preparing to roll the dice on sports betting

Mohegan Sun Pocono in Plains Twp. is getting ready to offer a new amenity the casino’s President and General Manager Tony Carlucci expects will attract more customers.

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12/6/2019

article Mohegan Sun makes c-suite changes, as parent reports 21% dip in 4Q profits
(Connecticut) -- The tribal operator of Mohegan Sun reshuffled the Connecticut casino’s c-suite on Thursday, the same day it reported a 21 percent dip in fourth-...
article Handwriting expert sides with casino in Melnyk suit
(Connecticut) -- A handwriting expert testifying in a lawsuit filed by a Connecticut casino against Eugene Melnyk said it's "highly probable" the Ottawa...
article Hanwha Corporation named as Mohegan’s new Korean contractor as IR development pushes ahead
(South Korea) -- US tribal casino operator Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment’s first Asian integrated resort project is back on track with the company revealing...

12/5/2019

article MGE promotes top Mohegan Sun executives, reports quarterly results
(Connecticut) -- Shortly before reporting a 21 percent increase in quarterly revenues, Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment, Mohegan Sun’s parent company, announced...

12/4/2019

article "The future growth of our industry is centred around compelling Integrated Resort propositions"
(London) -- With over 30 years of experience leading all facets of multiple global integrated resorts across the U.S. and internationally, Mohegan Gaming &...

12/3/2019

article Mohegan Sun launches online sports betting
(Pennsylvania) -- Customers can now bet on sports at Mohegan Sun Pocono without stepping foot in the Plains Twp. casino. Mohegan Sun Pocono partnered with Kindred Group...

12/2/2019

press release Kindred, in partnership with Mohegan Sun Pocono, goes online in PA
(Pennsylvania) -- Not long after launching the Unibet Sportsbook at Mohegan Sun Pocono, Kindred Group has gone live with online sports and casino in Pennsylvania. As of...

11/30/2019

article Mohegans’ pioneering approach leads down international path
(Connecticut) -- Over the past quarter-century, the Mohegan Tribe has developed a penchant for breaking new ground. In 1994, two years before Mohegan Sun opened, it...

11/29/2019

article Japanese casino license race losing Hokkaido Prefecture
(Japan) -- In Japan and the Governor for Hokkaido Prefecture has reportedly announced that his jurisdiction will be withdrawing from the race to secure one of the nation...

11/19/2019

article $2M wagered in sports bets at Mohegan Sun Pocono in Oct.
(Pennsylvania) -- More than $2 million was wagered in sports bets at Mohegan Sun Pocono in October, according to numbers released Monday by the Pennsylvania Gaming...
article Federal Judge Sides With Wynn In Massachusetts
(Massachusetts) -- US District Judge Patti Saris dismissed civil racketeering complaints by Sterling Suffolk against Wynn Resorts, some of its executives and the seller...

11/18/2019

article Wynn Dodges Mohegan Sun’s Suit Alleging Casino License Scheme (sub req)
(Massachusetts) -- Wynn Resorts Ltd. doesn’t have to face a racketeering lawsuit filed by rival Mohegan Sun claiming the gaming giant worked with mafia-linked...
article Kindred brings online betting to Mohegan Sun Pocono sportsbook
(Pennsylvania) -- Just weeks after launching the Unibet Sportsbook at Mohegan Sun Pocono, Kindred Group has gone live with both online sports and casino betting at the...

11/14/2019

article Tom Cantone named president of sports, entertainment at Mohegan
(Connecticut) -- On November 8 it was announced that Tom Cantone was named as the new president of sports and entertainment at Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment (MGE)....
article Bagnall: Melnyk giving no ground in suit over gambling debt
(Connecticut) -- Four months after a Connecticut casino launched a suit to reclaim $1 million in gambling debts from Eugene Melnyk, it seems the Ottawa Senators owner is...
article Mohegan Sun Korea project fully completed 2031: report
(South Korea) -- A casino resort in South Korea being developed by United States-based tribal casino operator Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment should only be fully...
press release Unibet Launches PA Online Casino And Sportsbook
(Pennsylvania) -- Unibet, a global online gambling operator, is conducting a soft launch of its platform that includes an online casino integrated with a sports betting...

11/13/2019

article King Ward ends Western Massachusetts, Worcester County bus service to Mohegan Sun due to low ridership
(Connecticut) -- King Ward Coach Lines, the company that provides bus rides from Western Massachusetts and Worcester County to Mohegan Sun casino, said it will end its...
article Chinatown groups grapple with gambling addiction
(Massachusetts) -- On a recent Monday in Boston’s Chinatown, a group of about 14 people stood outside The Chicken and Rice Guys restaurant on Bedford Street,...

11/12/2019

article Tony Luke's to open casino location at Mohegan Sun Pocono
(Pennsylvania) -- One of Pennsylvania's most popular casinos is about to get a taste of Philly as part of renovations to the food court at Mohegan Sun Pocono.

11/7/2019

article Futures bet: With petition filed, The Downs could be first in Lehigh Valley to offer sports gambling
(Pennsylvania) -- In the race to be the first brick-and-mortar sportsbook in the Lehigh Valley, it appears Mohegan Sun has the jump on Wind Creek Bethlehem. Downs Racing...

11/5/2019

article Lehigh Valley Could Host Two New Sportsbooks Within Six Months
(Pennsylvania) -- Downs Racing LP filed a petition on Friday to start sports betting at The Downs. Downs Racing LP is doing business as the Mohegan Sun Pocono. Last...

11/3/2019

article Mohegan Sun thinks “Vets Rock”
(Connecticut) -- Lauren Willard was surprised to see how full the Earth Convention Center was on Friday. “I’m excited how much exposure it’s getting to...

10/31/2019

article Man Charged for Fatal Drive-By Shooting After Casino Fight
(Connecticut) -- Connecticut state police say a man accused of killing another man in a drive-by shooting after an argument at a casino has been charged with murder and...

10/29/2019

article 50 Cent spotted partying at CT casino
(Connecticut) -- Rapper 50 Cent partied at Mohegan Sun over the weekend with Grammy-Award winner Lupe Fiasco. Lupe Fiasco performed on October 26 and was later joined by...

10/24/2019

article Mohegan Sun to open TAO restaurant in 2020
(Connecticut) -- TAO Restaurant, a 10,000-square-foot, 300-seat restaurant offering Pan-Asian fare, will open next year in Mohegan Sun, the casino and Tao Group...

10/22/2019

article 300-seat restaurant coming to Mohegan Sun
(Connecticut) -- An Asian-inspired restaurant and nightclub, known for its upscale locations in New York, Las Vegas and Los Angeles, is coming to Mohegan Sun. TAO...
article US gaming company plans casino resort for Athens’ troubled Hellinikon scheme
(Greece) -- US casino developer Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment (MGE) has announced plans to develop a resort and casino as part of Athens’ Hellinikon...

10/21/2019

article The Japan IR scene: Yokohama RFC, Mohegan Sun commits to Hokkaido
(Japan) -- Casino operators continue to express their interest in the integrated resort (IR) scene in Japan, as do cities hoping to be selected as one of the first three...

10/16/2019

article Mohegan opens Hokkaido office: reports
(Japan) -- United States-based tribal casino operator Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment has reportedly opened an office in Hokkaido, Japan’s most northerly main...

10/15/2019

article Mohegan’s challenge to Wynn casino license is revived in Suffolk court
(Massachusetts) -- The Encore Boston Harbor casino has been in full swing since June, drawing thousands of employees and gamblers every day to this slice of Vegas on the...
press release Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment Chooses VizExplorer’s Player Development Solution
(Connecticut) -- VizExplorer, a leading provider of operational intelligence solutions for casinos, today announced it has signed an agreement with Mohegan Gaming &...

10/10/2019

article Mohegan unveils its project for an IR in Athens
(Greece) -- The two US companies submitted their bids to the Hellenic Gaming Commission on October 4 and the winner is expected to be named by December. Mohegan’s...

10/9/2019

article Mohegan Sun employees rankled by changes in time-off policy
(Connecticut) -- Longtime Mohegan Sun employees reportedly scrambled to use accrued vacation time late last week after learning the casino was implementing changes in...
article Mohegan Gaming Presents its Hellenikon Plan; Hard Rock to Follow (Vid)
(Greece) -- Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment (MG&E) and Hard Rock International (HRI) are “all in” when it comes to the competition to build and...
article Only the Connecticut Sun believe they can win their first WNBA title
(Connecticut) -- The roaring sounds of a packed house at Mohegan Sun for Game 4 of the WNBA Finals on Tuesday night made it hard to hear what Courtney Williams was...
article Connecticut Sun Survive Washington Run To Make Final Game Of WNBA Championship Series
(Connecticut) -- There will be a decisive Game 5 in the WNBA Finals. The Connecticut Sun staved off elimination Tuesday night by beating the Washington Mystics 90-86 in...
article Sara Bareilles brings 'Love Song' and more to Mohegan Sun
(Connecticut) -- She’s not going to write you a love song. Nah, actually, she totally is. Bareilles broke through in 2007 with “Love Song,” and, since...

10/8/2019

article Gambling suit against Eugene Melnyk split into pieces
(Ottawa) -- The legal team for Ottawa Senators owner Eugene Melnyk has moved to have the dispute over a $900,000 gambling loss divided into five separate counts. A...
article Mohegan Unveils Casino Development Concept for Hellinikon
(Greece) -- Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment (“MGE”), in partnership with GEK TERNA, unveiled Tuesday INSPIRE Athens, its concept for the first Integrated...
article U.S. Mohegan unveils plan for luxury casino resort in Greece
(Greece) -- U.S. casino operator Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment on Tuesday unveiled its plan to build a large casino resort on the Athens Riviera, in a long-delayed...

10/7/2019

article Sports Betting Available at Mohegan Sun Pocono
(Pennsylvania) -- You can now legally place sports bets at a casino in Luzerne County. Unibet Sportsbook at Mohegan Sun Pocono in Plains Township is the final product of...
article Bagnall: Melnyk's gambling debt defence gets complicated
(Ottawa) -- The legal fight over Eugene Melnyk’s alleged gambling debt appears to have taken on a life of its own. A Connecticut casino run by the Mohegan Tribal...

10/5/2019

article Sports Betting Available at Mohegan Sun Pocono
(Pennsylvania) -- You can now legally place sports bets at a casino in Luzerne County. Unibet Sportsbook at Mohegan Sun Pocono in Plains Township is the final product of...

10/4/2019

article Ottawa Senators Owner Sued for $1 Million in Unpaid Markers Claims Mohegan Sun Wouldn’t Cash Chips When He Was Winning
(Connecticut) -- Ottawa Senators owner Eugene Melnyk claims Connecticut’s Mohegan Sun casino acted in bad faith by refusing his request to cash out his chips when...

10/3/2019

article Tight labor market exacts a price: Pa. casino fined $152,500 for failing to hire enough security
(Pennsylvania) -- The state’s tight labor market has proven to be costly for one Pennsylvania casino. The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board on Wednesday fined...
press release Mohegan Sun Pocono receives $150K fine over repeated security staffing issues
(Pennsylvania) -- Downs Racing, L.P, a subsidiary of Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment, owner and operator of Mohegan Sun Pocono, has been fined by the Pennsylvania...

10/2/2019

article Melnyk files possible defences for nonpayment of gambling debt
(Ottawa) -- A lawyer representing Ottawa Senators owner Eugene Melnyk on Monday filed “one or more defences” in the strange case involving gambling expenses...

10/1/2019

press release Sara Bareilles brings ‘Amidst the Chaos Tour’ to Mohegan Sun Arena
(Connecticut) -- Last year was very good for Sara Bareilles. She co-hosted the Tony Awards and was nominated for an Emmy and a Grammy for her role as Mary Magdalene in...

9/29/2019

article Former PSU star to help officially launch sports betting at casino
(Pennsylvania) -- Former Penn State Nittany Lion great LaVar Arrington will come to Mohegan Sun Pocono on Saturday, Oct. 5, to help celebrate the launch of the new...

9/25/2019

article Patrons get first look casino’s sportsbook
(Pennsylvania) -- Relaxing in a luxury lounger, James Riviello sipped a Coors Light and watched the Chicago Cubs play the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night —...

9/24/2019

article Mohegan Sun’s Unibet-Branded Retail Sportsbook Opens With A Limited Menu
(Pennsylvania) -- The new Unibet retail sportsbook at Mohegan Sun Pocono had soft-launched Tuesday. Further testing will follow on Wednesday under the oversight of the...

9/23/2019

article Mohegan Sun Pocono sports betting to debut today
(Pennsylvania) -- Mohegan Sun Pocono will debut its new sports betting facility to the public this week, with a soft opening set for today and Wednesday under...
article Sportsbook at Mohegan Sun Pocono will open for soft launch Tuesday
(Pennsylvania) -- The new sports betting lounge at Mohegan Sun Pocono will open to the public for a test run supervised by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board on...
article Management deal: Mohegan Gaming to operate casino at new Virgin Hotels Las Vegas
(Las Vegas) -- Connecticut-based Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment will operate the casino at the planned Virgin Hotels Las Vegas, becoming the first tribal gaming...
article Mohegan Sun Lands First Spot on Top 10 Casino Ranking, Venetian, Wynn Among Las Vegas Venues on List
(California) -- Mohegan Sun, the tribal gaming property in Uncasville, Conn., took the top spot in USA Today’s survey of the 10 best US casinos.
article Mohegan Sun named "Best Casino Hotel" in 2019
(Connecticut) -- In a Readers’ Choice contest that involved some of the most well-known casino & resorts in the United States, Mohegan Sun made the first place...

9/21/2019

article MGM rumors and a tribe arrives: Here's the Las Vegas gaming buzz
(Las Vegas) -- Local gaming is about to welcome a new and major player. For this story, we begin at the corner of Paradise Road and Harmon Avenue which is about to...

9/19/2019

article Mohegan inks deal to become first tribal casino operator on Las Vegas Strip
(Las Vegas) -- Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment is set to become the first tribal casino operator on the Las Vegas Strip after entering into a multi-year agreement...
article Malaysia Company Said Back in Game for Hellenikon Casino License
(Greece) -- With US gambling giants Hard Rock International and Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment (MG&E) slugging it out in a bid for a casino license crucial to the...

9/17/2019

article Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment Partners With Virgin Hotels Las Vegas, Curio Collection by Hilton
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment, master developer of awe-inspiring integrated entertainment resorts (IER) worldwide will enter into one of the most...
article Mohegan Gaming reaches deal to operate Virgin Hotels Las Vegas casino
(Las Vegas) -- Tribal casino owner Mohegan Gaming will operate the gaming floor at the forthcoming Virgin Hotels Las Vegas, according to an announcement Tuesday.
article Mohegan Gaming to Become First Tribal Casino Operator in Las Vegas With Virgin Hotels Resort
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment (MGE) has reached a landmark deal that will make the company the first Native American casino operator to do business...
article Mohegan Gaming to manage Virgin Hotels Las Vegas casino
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment of Connecticut has entered the Las Vegas gambling market with a multiyear agreement to operate the 60,000-square foot...
article Mohegan Gaming to manage Virgin Las Vegas when it opens in 2020
(Las Vegas) -- When the Hard Rock Hotel transitions to Virgin Hotels Las Vegas next year, the casino will be run by a tribal gaming enterprise, a first for Las Vegas,...
article Mohegan Gaming to operate Virgin Las Vegas’ casino
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment has entered into agreement with JC Hospitality that is to see the firm operate the 60,000-square foot gaming space...
article Mohegan to become first tribal operator in Las Vegas
(Connecticut) -- The tribal operators of Mohegan Sun have planted a flag in the world’s gambling mecca. Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment (MGE), overseers of its...
article Mohegan Tribe expands gaming enterprise to Las Vegas
(Las Vegas) -- The Mohegan Tribe continues to grow its gaming enterprise beyond its homelands in Connecticut. Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment, the tribe's...

9/16/2019

article Eugene Melnyk Faces Lawsuit From Connecticut Tribal Casino Mohegan Sun
(Connecticut) -- Canadian businessman Eugene Melnyk is estimated to be worth more than $1.21 billion, according to Forbes magazine,but despite this faces a lawsuit from...
article Mohegan Sun Casino Sues Eugene Melnyk for $900,000
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan Sun casino in Connecticut is suing the owner of the hockey team Ottawa Senators after he ran up a gambling debt in the hundreds of thousands...
article Ottawa Senators owner faces casino lawsuit for $1M in bounced checks
(Connecticut) -- Ottawa Senators owner faces Mohegan Sun lawsuit over $1M in bounced checksAccording to Forbes magazine, Canadian businessman Eugene Melnyk is estimated...

9/14/2019

article U.S. casino sues Ottawa Senators owner Eugene Melnyk for more than $900K
(Connecticut) -- A casino in Connecticut is suing Ottawa Senators owner Eugene Melnyk for more than $900,000, saying he tried and failed to pay them with bank drafts...

9/13/2019

article Mohegan Sun seeking to recover $900,000 from NHL team owner
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan Sun is suing the owner of the National Hockey League’s Ottawa Senators over a $900,000 gambling debt. The casino, in a suit filed in June...

9/3/2019

article Sports betting wagers not yet accepted at area casinos
(Pennsylvania) -- The NFL season kicks off Thursday night when the Green Bay Packers take on the Chicago Bears, but sports fans will not yet be able to bet on the game...

8/30/2019

article Santana To Bring Corazon Tour To Mohegan Sun Arena
(Connecticut) -- Santana is touring his latest studio album, Corazón, and Mohegan Sun Arena is slated to once again host the legendary guitarist in concert beginning at...

8/26/2019

article Mohegan Sun Pocono donates to Ryan’s Run for 10th consecutive year
(Connecticut) -- For the 10th consecutive year, Mohegan Sun Pocono showed its commitment to the health and well-being of the local community through its support for WNEP...

8/22/2019

article Voting in Mohegan Tribal Council election to end Sunday
(Connecticut) -- Mark Brown, the longest-serving member of the Mohegan Tribal Council, is among three incumbents seeking re-election to the nine-member panel in secret-...

8/14/2019

article Nickelback, getting more metal with age, playing Mohegan Sun
(Connecticut) -- Success always comes at a cost. There are people lurking out there who want to snipe at artists for being popular. Canadian radio rockers Nickelback...

8/9/2019

press release Edited Transcript of Q3 FY19 Mohegan Earnings Call
(Connecticut) -- An edited Transcript of Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment earnings conference call or presentation Thursday, August 8, 2019.

8/8/2019

press release Mohegan financials lack sparkle but remain in-line with expectations
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment has posted operating results for its third fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2019, showing net revenue up against a...
article Mohegan Sun’s 3Q profits fall 21% amid declining gaming revenues
(Connecticut) -- The tribal operator of Mohegan Sun on Thursday said its Connecticut casino posted a 21 percent decline in third-quarter profits thanks to declining...

8/6/2019

article Caesars, Genting Losing Interest in Greece Casino, Hard Rock, Mohegan Gaming in the Drivers Seat
(Greece) -- Caesars Entertainment Corp. and Genting Malaysia are losing interest in a casino project at the Hellenikon International Airport in Athens as bureaucratic...
article Genting Malaysia, Caesars said to have lost interest in Greek casino bid amid ongoing delays
(Greece) -- Genting Malaysia and Caesars Entertainment Corp have reportedly lost interest in bidding for a license to develop a casino at Greece’s Hellenikon...

8/3/2019

article With CT crowned Miss America venue, will dollars follow?
(Connecticut) -- Two years ago, when the producers of “Deal Or No Deal” chose Florida’s Universal Studios for a reboot of the hit game show featuring...

7/30/2019

press release Mohegan Sun Deal With iPro Gives First Taste Of CT Sports Betting
(Connecticut) -- Those looking to place sports bets in Connecticut over their mobile devices will get their first taste of what that will look like with the Mohegan Sun...

7/28/2019

article Mohegan Tribe welcomes Miss America 2020 Competition to gaming facility
(Connecticut) -- The Miss America pageant will be held in Indian Country for the first time this year. The Mohegan Tribe will host the 2020 Miss America competition at...

7/25/2019

article Miss America pageant moving to Mohegan Sun
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan Sun has scored another win in its quest to become a leading events venue, announcing Tuesday it will host December’s Miss America 2020...
press release Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment (MGE) and iPro Inc. Introduce Mohegan Sun Beyond
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment, master developer of awe-inspiring integrated entertainment resorts (IER) worldwide, and iPro Inc., award-winning...

7/23/2019

article Miss America pageant leaving Atlantic City for Connecticut
(Atlantic City) -- There she is. Here she isn’t. Miss America is leaving Atlantic City for the second time, trading one casino town for another in a move that caps...

7/22/2019

article Lionel Richie brings Hello Hits to Mohegan Sun
(Connecticut) -- Legendary music icon Lionel Richie took his hits on the road this summer, performing Saturday night to a packed arena at Mohegan Sun. The stop is part...

7/19/2019

article Korea casinos upbeat even as Japan IRs loom: insiders
(South Dakota) -- The possibility that a first wave of Japan casino resorts could start opening from the mid-2020s should not damage the prospects of large-scale gaming...

7/9/2019

article Mohegan Gaming, partner to pursue Greek casino license
(Greece) -- Add Greece to the list of international destinations where Mohegan Sun’s corporate parent may one day do business. A company spokeswoman confirmed...

7/8/2019

article Mohegan Gaming CEO talks growth with HM
(Ontario) -- Casino developer and operator Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment last month executed its first expansion beyond the United States in the Americas, taking over...
article Mohegan Gaming adds Greece to international targets
(Greece) -- Greek contractor Gek Terna has aligned with Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment, after plans were unveiled for the development a new multi-billion euro casino...

7/6/2019

article Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment lodges Greece casino resort bid
(Greece) -- The casino-operating arm of the United States’ federally-recognized Mohegan Tribe has reportedly announced that it is hoping to be given permission to...

7/5/2019

article Mohegan partners with GEK Terna to bid for a casino at Greece's Hellinikon project
(Greece) -- Greek contractor GEK Terna said on Thursday it has teamed up with U.S. casino operator Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment to bid to build a casino inside a...

7/4/2019

article Terna, Mohegan to bid for casino at Greece's Hellenikon project
(Greece) -- Greek contractor GEK Terna said on Thursday it has teamed up with U.S. casino operator Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment to bid to build a casino inside a...
article Mohegan outlines Tomakomai casino plans
(Japan) -- Even though the pro-casino political momentum in Hokkaido, Japan, appears to have stalled, Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment is moving forward with its plans...

7/2/2019

article Mohegan Tribe refuses to elaborate on reasons for Brown’s departure
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan tribal officials refused to elaborate Tuesday on the circumstances of former Mohegan Chairman Kevin Brown’s impending resignation from the...

7/1/2019

article EDITORIAL: Come clean on why Mohegan leader stepped down
(Connecticut) -- Something appeared amiss when the startling news came in early February that Kevin Brown had stepped down as chairman of the Mohegan Tribal Council with...
article Mohegan Gaming shares its plans for a Japan IR
(Japan) -- Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment held a press event last Friday in order to lay out its vision for an integrated resort (IR) in Japan. It has its eyes set...

6/30/2019

article Mohegan offers detail on proposed Hokkaido project
(Japan) -- United States-based tribal casino operator Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment announced on Friday some details of its proposal to develop a casino resort in the...

6/29/2019

article Mohegan reveals details of Hokkaido IR concept
(Japan) -- US tribal casino operator Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment has unveiled its development plans for an integrated resort in Hokkaido, including a unique...

6/28/2019

article Former Mohegan chairman, subject of ethics probe, will leave tribal council, sources say
(Connecticut) -- Kevin Brown, who stepped down as chairman of the Mohegan Tribal Council in February due to what the tribe said were “personal reasons,” will...

6/27/2019

article BLOG: From the Rumor Mill: Mohegan Gaming to buy Cosmopolitan Hotel and Casino
(Las Vegas) -- It has been speculated for some time now that the Cosmopolitan Hotel and Casino is up for sale. What isn’t known is when it will be sold and to whom...

6/23/2019

article Khloe Kardashian looks flawless at Mohegan Sun casino before an explosive episode of 'KUWTK'
(Connecticut) -- Khloé Kardashian may be dealing with a lot, but the reality star is doing it while looking good. On Saturday, Kardashian, 34, headed to Mohegan Sun in...

6/21/2019

article Mohegan Sun Arena wins Casino of the Year
(Connecticut) -- The 54th Academy of Country Music Awards announced Industry Award winners with Mohegan Sun Arena named Casino of the Year for large capacity venues....

6/20/2019

article Kool & The Gang coming to Mohegan Sun Pocono
(Pennsylvania) -- R&B group Kool & The Gang, accompanied by Morris Day & The Time, perform 7:30 p.m. Aug. 23 at the Racetrack at Mohegan Sun Pocono.

6/15/2019

article Mohegan Sun slots revenue down 7.7 percent in May
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan Sun’s slot-machine revenue in May was down 7.7 percent over the same month last year, the 11th straight month in which the casino reported...

6/13/2019

article BLOG: The Party Keeps Going At These Hot Hotels
(New York) -- It’s one thing to explore a city by day, but seeing a modern metropolis at night is a whole different experience. High-end hotels across the globe...
article Mohegan becomes service provider of Canada’s Fallsview Casino Resort and Casino Niagara
(Ontario) -- Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment (MGE), owner, developer and manager of integrated entertainment resorts (IER) throughout the United States and Northern...
article Mohegan Expands into Canada
(Ontario) -- Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment has expanded its reach into Canada, as it has become the service provider for the Niagara Gaming Bundle comprising...
article Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment gets underway in southern Ontario
(Ontario) -- After seeing off several rivals last year to secure the coveted ‘Niagara Gaming Bundle,’ Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment has now announced that...

6/12/2019

article Former Landing exec to oversee Mohegan’s Korean ops
(South Korea) -- United States-based tribal casino operator Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment confirmed in a Wednesday press release that it had appointed Christian Block...
article Amelco USA President: Long-term sportsbook benefits more important than big-name brands
(USA) -- In an industry where instant gratification is paramount, a gambling company’s speed can be its greatest asset. Not speed to market, as Amelco has demonstrated...
press release Mohegan Sun's Digital TV Series Wins Multiple Awards
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment (MGE) announced today that the second season of its original digital TV series, “Back of House,” found...
press release Mohegan Sun’s 2019 Hot Summer Fun Entertainment Line-Up Is Bringing The Heat!
(Connecticut) -- This summer, Mohegan Sun has your concert and live entertainment hookup for all types of fans and concertgoers! From live music in Mohegan Sun Arena,...

6/10/2019

article Mohegan Gaming to take over Fallsview, Casino Niagara
(Ontario) -- For the first time since they opened Casino Niagara and Fallsview Casino Resort will be managed by an organization other than Falls Management Corp. Mohegan...
article Mohegan Sun Workers Rally For Coworker Fighting For His Life
(Connecticut) -- Johnny Luong, 51, opened his eyes nearly a month after he was beaten so badly that the Mohegan Sun bartender suffered severe brain trauma. When he was...

6/9/2019

article History in the Making: US Tribal Operator Makes a Groundbreaking Move in Niagara Falls
(Ontario) -- Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment is preparing for making a groundbreaking move in the Canadian casino field this week. Tuesday is going to see the...

6/7/2019

article Mohegan Gaming assuming management of Canadian casinos
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan Sun’s about to become an international operator. Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment, the casino’s corporate parent, is set to close...
article Mohegan Sun to celebrate ‘novelle’ grand opening with Khloe Kardashian, Ciara, DJ Cassidy and more
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan Sun will roll out the red carpet for a star-studded grand opening of novelle, a luxury nightclub featuring a chic and modern lounge atmosphere...

5/25/2019

press release Mohegan Sun offering discounts for military personnel
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan Sun has introduced a new discount program for U.S. servicemen and women, including veterans and military dependents, offering year-round...

5/23/2019

press release Mohegan Sun Arena Wins National Best Casino Award
(Connecticut) -- The 54th Academy of Country (ACM) Music Awards announced Industry Award winners on Monday, May 20th, and Mohegan Sun Arena was once again named "...

5/22/2019

article Waterbury man headed to trial in casino counterfeit case
(Connecticut) -- Jury selection is scheduled to begin Thursday in Superior Court in Norwich in the case of a Waterbury man accused of passing 19 counterfeit $100 bills...

5/20/2019

article Mohegan Sun Pocono Racing Toward Pennsylvania Online Gambling
(Pennsylvania) -- The addition of online gambling and sports betting presents Pennsylvania casinos with a golden opportunity to climb the leaderboard in the market. But...

5/18/2019

article Penn. Board OKs Mohegan Sun Sportsbook
(Pennsylvania) -- Pennsylvania is getting closer to offering mobile sports betting and other online gaming activities. Earlier this week, representatives from Greenwood...

5/17/2019

article Mohegan Sun Pocono casino gets sports betting license
(Pennsylvania) -- While New York state still tries to figure out a way to legalize sports betting, the first casino in northeast Pennsylvania has attained its license....

5/16/2019

article Another eastern Pennsylvania casino gets a sports-betting license
(Pennsylvania) -- Another casino in Pennsylvania has secured a sports-betting license as casinos get closer to offering sports betting online. The Pennsylvania Gaming...
article Mohegan Sun Pocono Approved To Launch Sports Betting
(Pennsylvania) -- Sports betting will soon be coming to northeastern Pennsylvania. The Mohegan Sun Pocono received the news from the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board on...

5/15/2019

article Mohegan Sun Pocono approved for sports betting
(Pennsylvania) -- Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board approved Mohegan Sun Pocono’s petition to offer sports betting and modify its floor plan at a hearing Wednesday...
article Sports Betting Approved at Mohegan Sun Pocono
(Pennsylvania) -- The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board approved Mohegan Sun Pocono’s petition to offer sports betting, according to a spokesperson at the casino.
article Logic, Foreigner, Franki Valli and Four Seasons coming to Mohegan
(Connecticut) -- A long list of musical acts and performances coming to Mohegan this summer.
article Of Monsters And Men Play Mohegan Sun Sept. 7
(Connecticut) -- Today, multi-platinum Icelandic quintet Of Monsters and Men announce their North American fall Fever Dream tour in support of their new album Fever...

5/13/2019

article Connecticut’s Mohegan Gaming ‘Shovel Ready’ for Massive Project in Future Asian Gaming Hub
(South Korea) -- Connecticut tribal casino operator Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment is poised to begin construction of the first $1.6-billion phase of its proposed...

5/12/2019

article Mohegan Gaming says quarterly revenue decline in line with expectations
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan Sun’s net revenue declined by 7.4 percent in the quarter that ended March 31, the casino’s parent company, Mohegan Gaming &...
article Mohegan “shovel ready” as final funding for Korean IR nears completion
(South Korea) -- US tribal casino operator Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment says it has now secured all necessary permits and is on the brink of locking in the final...

5/11/2019

article Mohegan Gets the Go-Ahead to Build Resort in South Korea
(South Korea) -- Tribal operator Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment has begun the development of an Incheon-based casino in South Korea after clearing all regulatory...

5/10/2019

article Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment making progress in South Korea
(South Korea) -- The boss for American tribal casino operator, Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment, has reportedly declared that his firm has obtained ‘all necessary...
article Mohegan ready to move ahead with South Korean resort
(South Korea) -- The casino industry in South Korea looks like it will be getting some serious competition soon. Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment’s President and CEO,...
article Mohegan Sun plots Q3 Pennsylvania gaming and sports betting launch
(Pennsylvania) -- Mohegan Sun has said it plans to launch its Pennsylvania sports book in Q3, pending full licensure. In its Q1 report, the operator said its betting...

5/6/2019

press release Bastille to play Boston, Mohegan Sun on upcoming tour
(Connecticut) -- Bastille has announced details of its “Doom Days Part 1” tour which includes stops in Boston and Connecticut. The band will play the TD Garden in Boston...

5/5/2019

article Expert: Mohegan, Suffolk Downs likely to keep up suits
(Massachusetts) -- The companies suing Wynn Resorts over the Encore Boston Harbor casino remained quiet immediately after Wynn was allowed to keep its license, but a...

5/3/2019

article Bryan Adams & Billy Idol Co-Headline Mohegan Sun Show
(Connecticut) -- This summer, two rock legends – Bryan Adams and Billy Idol – will hit the road together for an epic run of U.S. co-headlining dates....

5/1/2019

article Mohegan Sun to continue pursuing suit against Massachusetts Gaming Commission
(Massachusetts) -- After reviewing a 54-page report of the Massachusetts Gaming Commission’s investigation of Wynn Resorts’ “suitability” to...

4/29/2019

article Mohegan case that led to U.S. Supreme Court decision is settled on its merits
(Connecticut) -- It was a “standard” car accident that led to a landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision. On Oct. 22, 2011, a Mohegan Sun limousine shuttling...

4/15/2019

article Sanders stumps at casino, focusing on healthcare reforms
(Pennsylvania) -- Chants of “Bernie! Bernie! Bernie!” could be heard echoing through the halls of Mohegan Sun Pocono on Monday, where hundreds of members of...

4/14/2019

article Pocono casinos preparing to roll the dice on sports betting
(Pennsylvania) -- Mohegan Sun Pocono in Plains Twp. is getting ready to offer a new amenity the casino’s President and General Manager Tony Carlucci expects will...

4/13/2019

article Mohegan Sun slot-machine winnings down 6.7 percent in March
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan Sun reported Friday that its slot-machine “win” was down 6.7 percent in March, the seventh full month in which southeastern...
article Frequent casino players are often privy to private concerts
(Connecticut) -- Tom Cantone, senior vice president of sports & entertainment at Mohegan Sun, is one of the biggest Beatles freaks ever. So, when he drops a Fab Four...

4/12/2019

article Mohegan's March slot revenues fall 6.7%
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan Sun's slot revenues continued to slide in March, marking the ninth straight month in decline. Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment (MGE) on...

4/11/2019

article Uncas School, Mohegans share in day of gratitude
(Connecticut) -- Focused on its school year theme of gratitude, Uncas Network School once again hosted members of the Mohegan Tribe on Thursday for its annual Gathering...

4/4/2019

article Clint Black, Elvis Costello and Diana Ross coming to casinos
(Connecticut) -- Elvis Costello & the Imposters and Blondie ($35-$75) will perform at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville on July 21

4/2/2019

article Ariana Grande shoots "Monopoly" video at Mohegan Sun
(Connecticut) -- Fans in Connecticut packed Mohegan Sun to watch Ariana Grande in concert over the weekend. It just so happens while she was there, she shot latest music...

4/1/2019

press release Mohegan Sun First In U.S. To Have GameCo’s Riches of the Golden Dragon Video Game Gambling™ Machines!
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan Sun is excited to announce a big addition to thegaming floor in Casino of the Earth. The newest Video Game Gambling™ title, Riches of the...

3/31/2019

article 2 New sportsbooks likely coming to Pennsylvania
(Pennsylvania) -- Sports betting venue options continue to increase in the state of Pennsylvania as it was announced over the weekend that two new casinos have submitted...
article Two More Casinos Angling to Enter Pennsylvania’s Sports Betting Space
(Pennsylvania) -- Two more casinos have tossed their sports betting hats in Pennsylvania, the state Gaming Control Board said Friday. The regulator revealed that Mount...
article Gourmet Gala Benefits Ronald McDonald House
(Pennsylvania) -- The creme de la creme of local cuisine put their best bite forward in Luzerne County, all in the name of charity. This year's Gourmet Gala was held...

3/30/2019

article Mohegan Gaming partners with betting provider
(Connecticut) -- While Connecticut has not yet regulated sports betting, Mohegan Sun will be prepared when and if the state acts on pending legislation to legalize the...
article 2 more casinos seek sports-betting licenses in Pennsylvania
(Pennsylvania) -- Two more casinos in Pennsylvania are seeking sports-betting licenses. The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board said Friday that Mount Airy Casino Resort...

3/29/2019

article Mohegan Sun Pocono Applies For Pennsylvania Sports Betting Permit
(Pennsylvania) -- The latest Pennsylvania casino to apply for permission to offer sports wagering on-site and over smartphones is Mohegan Sun Pocono, located about 100...
article Multi-Channel Sports Book Deal Formed between Kambi Group and Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment in Eastern Connecticut
(Connecticut) -- The Kambi Group plc has been selected by Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment (MGE) to power its proprietary sports betting enterprises online and on site...

3/28/2019

article Mohegan Gaming chooses sports-betting partner
(Connecticut) -- Anticipating the state’s legalization of sports betting, perhaps this year, Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment announced Wednesday that it has...
article Mohegan Sun inks deal with sportsbook for online, on-site betting
(Connecticut) -- The tribal operators of Mohegan Sun have selected an online and on-site sportsbook should the state legalize sports betting. Mohegan Gaming &...
article Mohegan Sun Pocono officially requests permission for sports betting
(Pennsylvania) -- Mohegan Sun Pocono has a petition before the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board officially asking for permission to allow sports betting at the casino....
article Petition filed for Mohegan Sun Pocono to offer sports betting
(Pennsylvania) -- Downs Racing, L.P. has filed a petition with the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board seeking approval for Mohegan Sun Pocono in Plains Twp. to offer all...

3/27/2019

article Connecticut Sports Betting Bolstered by Kambi, Mohegan Sun Deal
(Connecticut) -- Connecticut hasn’t legalized sports betting, but a deal struck by one of its iconic casinos makes a regulated sports wagering market now seem...
article Kambi pens multi-channel sportsbook deal with Mohegan Sun
(Connecticut) -- Kambi has expanded its presence in the regulated US sports betting market by agreeing a deal to provide both its online and on-property sportsbook to...
press release Kambi signs multi-channel sportsbook deal with Integrated Entertainment Resort Developer, Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment (MGE)
(Connecticut) -- Kambi has signed an agreement to provide its online and on-property sportsbook to Mohegan Sun, MGE’s signature US integrated entertainment resort...
article Mohegan Sun Unveils New Video Game Gambling Machines
(Connecticut) -- From Mohegan Sun: Mohegan Sun is excited to announce a big addition to the gaming floor in Casino of the Earth. The newest Video Game Gambling™...

3/26/2019

article Actor Adam Sandler is coming to CT
(Connecticut) -- Actor and comedian Adam Sandler is coming to Connecticut. Sandler will be bringing his new stand-up to the Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport on June 25.

3/18/2019

article Mohegan Sun Pocono CEO talks jobs, but no timetable for sportsbook opening
(Pennsylvania) -- Don’t expect to put down a few bucks on the NCAA basketball tournament at Mohegan Sun Pocono this year. With March Madness tipping off in earnest...

3/16/2019

article Sports betting coming soon to Mohegan Sun Pocono
(Pennsylvania) -- There will soon be a new way to place your bets in our area. Management at Mohegan Sun Pocono in Luzerne County tells us they plan to have sports...

3/13/2019

article Mohegan Sun Pocono almost set for sports gambling
(Pennsylvania) -- The “whole package” Mohegan Sun Pocono offers is getting closer to adding its latest attraction. A firm date still isn’t set, but the...
article New Jersey man charged with stealing woman’s purse outside casino
(Pennsylvania) -- A man from New Jersey was arraigned Tuesday on charges he forcibly stole a purse from a woman leaving the Mohegan Sun Pocono casino last summer. Ryan M...

3/7/2019

article Blackjack Dealer Helped Cheat Mohegan Sun Out of $61K: Police
(Connecticut) -- A former blackjack dealer at Mohegan Sun is facing charges that he helped two players cheat the casino out of more than $61,000.
article Mohegan Sun blackjack dealer charged with helping gamblers cheat
(Connecticut) -- A former blackjack dealer at a Connecticut casino has been charged with conspiring with two gamblers to cheat the casino out of more than $60,000.

3/6/2019

press release Ben Folds, Violent Femmes tour to play Mohegan Sun
(Connecticut) -- Ben Folds is joining forces with Violent Femmes for a summer tour that will stop in Connecticut. The tour will play Mohegan Sun Arena on July 28 at 7:30...

2/22/2019

press release Peter Frampton Finale – The Farewell Tour At Mohegan Sun
(Connecticut) -- Legendary guitarist Peter Frampton has confirmed Peter Frampton Finale – The Farewell Tour with Jason Bonham's Led Zeppelin Evening presented by...

2/15/2019

article Mohegan Jan. slot revenues down 9.3%
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan Sun on Friday followed Foxwoods Resorts Casino in reporting it recorded its seventh consecutive month of lower slot revenues in January. For the...

2/14/2019

article EW casino champion quits top tribal post
(Connecticut) -- One of the drivers of the Tribal Winds Casino in East Windsor has stepped down from his leadership position on the Mohegan Tribal Council, putting the...

2/13/2019

article Arena official: Lease-renewal deal with WBS Pens ‘very close’
(Pennsylvania) -- Both sides are close to reaching a deal to keep the Mohegan Sun Arena the home for the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins hockey team, the head of the...

2/12/2019

article Mohegan Sun Restaurant Manager Allegedly Embezzled $103K To Support Gambling Habit
(Connecticut) -- An ex-assistant manager showed up in court this week to face a charge for allegedly embezzling over $100,000 from a restaurant in Connecticut’s...
press release Steve Martin and Martin Short finally laughing together on stage
(Connecticut) -- Comedians Steve Martin and Martin Short have known each other for 35 years, meeting on the set of “Saturday Night Live,” becoming good friends on the...

2/11/2019

article Restaurant manager charged with embezzling $100,000
(Connecticut) -- A former assistant general manager of a restaurant at a Connecticut casino has been charged with embezzling more than $100,000 from the business over a...

2/9/2019

article Mohegan Sun plays major role in helping those with disabilities
(Connecticut) -- In Mohegan Sun’s wardrobe department, young people with disabilities are making seamless transitions. Ranging in age from 18 to 21, they’ve...

2/8/2019

article Mohegan Q1 shows slight decline but upbeat on sports betting
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment, the developer and operator of global integrated entertainment resorts including Mohegan Sun in Uncasville,...

2/6/2019

article Mohegan Sun Arena Welcomes Back Sublime With Rome
(Connecticut) -- Sublime With Rome announces U.S. Summer headline tour today. The Ska-Punk trio will hit the road with support from Soja and special guest Common Kings...

2/4/2019

article Evanescence to perform at Mohegan Sun
(Connecticut) -- Transcendent, two–time Grammy Award–winning rock band Evanescence has announced a new batch of spring headline tour dates. The trek serves...

2/1/2019

article Old Dominion to perform at Mohegan Sun
(Connecticut) -- “Life is short, make it sweet.” That’s the sentiment that’s summed up in one of Old Dominion’s latest singles. It’s...
article West Haven Woman Appears on Wheel of Fortune; How Did She Do?
(Connecticut) -- A West Haven woman who works in communications at Yale University made some serious money on the nationally syndicated television show Wheel of Fortune...

1/31/2019

article Howie Day coming to Mohegan Sun
(Connecticut) -- Howie Day is coming to Mohegan Sun. The singer-songwriter will play the Wolf Den on March 14 at 8 p.m. Wolf Den shows are free and seating is offered on...

1/30/2019

article Mohegan Sun Pocono sports betting: What you need to know
(Pennsylvania) -- Legalized sports betting is coming to the Wyoming Valley, it’s just not clear how soon. Mohegan Sun Pocono announced Monday that it has signed a...

1/29/2019

article Mohegan Sun Pocono Selects Kindred Group As PA Sports Betting Partner
(Pennsylvania) -- Kindred Group’s US expansion plans are closer to fruition as it signed a five-year deal with Mohegan Sun Pocono. The deal covers online and retail PA...

1/28/2019

article Mohegan Has A Kindred Spirit But Still Needs A PA Sports Betting License
(Pennsylvania) -- The not-so-mysterious partner of Mohegan Sun Pocono has emerged. In a Monday press release, Kindred Group announced it formed a “strategic...
article Mohegan Sun Pocono adding sports betting
(Pennsylvania) -- Mohegan Sun Pocono Signs has signed a partnership with Kindred Group to offer online casino gaming and sports betting. Kindred will offer customers an...
article Mohegan Sun Pocono signs deal to add sports betting
(Pennsylvania) -- Mohegan Sun Pocono has inked a deal to offer online and offline sports betting and online gaming in Pennsylvania. The partnership with Kindred Group,...
article Mohegan Sun Pocono to offer sports betting, online gaming
(Pennsylvania) -- Mohegan Sun Pocono has signed a partnership with Kindred Group to offer online casino gaming and sports betting. Kindred will offer customers an online...
article Online sports betting coming soon to Mohegan Sun Pocono
(Pennsylvania) -- The big game is this Sunday, and it's the first Super Bowl since sports gambling became legal outside the state of Nevada. While online sports...

1/27/2019

article Revenue drops at Mohegan Sun Pocono
(Pennsylvania) -- While overall Pennsylvania gaming revenue hit an all-time high in 2018, Mount Airy Casino Resort in Monroe County and Mohegan Sun Pocono in Plains Twp...

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