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SugarHouse Online Casino teams up with Konami

The company that operates under Golden Nugget Atlantic City’s internet gaming permit has teamed up with a Las Vegas-based gaming developer. Under the agreement, PlaySugarHouse.com becomes the exclusive online distributor of Konami’s Gypsy Fire and Fortune Stacks games in the state.

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7/17/2018

article Another Wave of Casinos Apply to Join New Jersey Sports Betting Picture
(New Jersey) -- Wary of getting stuck on the sidelines for football season’s kickoff, five new applications arrived on Monday for a New Jersey sports betting...
article Resorts makes bid for fall sports betting in New Jersey
(New Jersey) -- Add Resorts casino to the list of gambling companies that want to offer sports betting in New Jersey by the time football season starts in September.

7/16/2018

article N.J. casinos must file sports betting plans Monday or risk missing football season
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey gambling regulators have warned casinos to submit their plans for sports betting by the end of day Monday or risk not being approved in time...
article State gets 5 more sports betting applications
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey regulators have received five additional applications from gambling companies seeking to start offering sports betting before football season...
article Golden Nugget Still Lapping The Field As NJ Online Casino Industry Generates $22.7 Million
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey online casinos turned in another strong performance this June. Between casino and poker platforms, operators generated about $22.7 million in...

7/14/2018

article New Jersey track brings sports bets to New York's doorstep
(New Jersey) -- A northern New Jersey horse racing track has brought legal sports betting to New York City's doorstep. The Meadowlands Racetrack in East Rutherford...

7/13/2018

article GAN launches online casino for Ocean Resort Casino
(New Jersey) -- GAN, supplier of online gaming software, has announced the launch of a real-money online casino and a simulated gaming for New Jersey’s Ocean...

7/12/2018

article FanDuel to Open New Jersey Sportsbook Near MetLife Stadium
(New Jersey) -- FanDuel is planning to open a legal sportsbook on Saturday next to MetLife Stadium, according to ESPN. The online gaming and fantasy sports leader is set...
article FanDuel to open sportsbook at Meadowlands in New Jersey
(New Jersey) -- A legal sportsbook will open Saturday, the first to do so on the same property that hosts an NFL team. Make that two teams. FanDuel announced Thursday...
article Ocean Resort Casino Launches Online Gambling In New Jersey
(New Jersey) -- For the first five days, the casino is in a “soft launch” phase. It will be online for only a restricted number of hours on Wednesday and...

7/11/2018

article Ocean Online Casino Enters Soft Launch Phase – Here’s What You Need to Know
(Atlantic City) -- In a period of just under two weeks, gambling options have expanded tremendously in the Garden State. On June 28, both Hard Rock AC and Ocean Resort...
article Ocean Resort Wades Into NJ Online Casino Waters With iGaming Soft Launch
(Atlantic City) -- Both of Atlantic City’s two new rebranded and reopened casinos are now online. Ocean Online Casino, the online arm of the new Ocean Resort...

7/5/2018

article Bet365 Set to Join European Contingent In U.S. Sports Betting Market
(New Jersey) -- Another major European online sports betting company, bet365, is attempting to join William Hill and Paddy Power Betfair/FanDuel in what is becoming a...

7/3/2018

article Resorts Casino, SBTech To Launch NJ Sports Betting Services
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey legalized sports betting recently and many casino operators are in a hurry to launch sports betting services and capture a piece of the market...

7/2/2018

article Resorts Pads NJ Sports Betting Portfolio By Adding SBTech As Partner
(Atlantic City) -- With sports betting picking up steam in New Jersey, Resorts Atlantic City continues to add heavy hitters to its lineup. A month after landing a...
article Why Wait? Meadowlands Bumps Up Its NJ Sports Betting Plans By A Day
(New Jersey) -- It appears as if Jeff Gural is getting too antsy for his own comfort. Jason Settlemoir, general manager for Gural’s Meadowlands Racetrack, told...

6/29/2018

article AG tells casinos, tracks they must close if government shuts down
(New Jersey) -- The state's casinos, racetracks and off-track wagering sites have been told they'll have to cease operations at midnight June 30 if lawmakers and...
article New Jersey Government Shutdown Could Close Racetracks Immediately
(New Jersey) -- Racetracks in New Jersey may be in their last few days of being open with a government shutdown looming in the Garden State. As reported by NJ.com, two...
article NJ government shutdown: No budget deal as casinos, sports betting and racing threatened
(New Jersey) -- With little more than a day left to get a budget deal done or else face a state government shutdown, Gov. Phil Murphy and legislative Democrats walked...
article Golden Nugget Casino In NJ Is Breaking Limits With Its New Live Dealer Game
(Atlantic City) -- In an effort to service the growing demand for Live Dealer play, Golden Nugget Casino has introduced another innovation to its rapidly growing lobby.

6/23/2018

article DraftKings, Resorts Casino join on sports bets
(New Jersey) -- One of the nation‘s largest daily fantasy sports companies is teaming up with an Atlantic City casino in the latest deal seeking to capitalize on...

6/22/2018

article Meadowlands, Ocean Resort to begin sports betting
(New Jersey) -- The Meadowlands Racetrack plans to bring legal sports betting to New York City's doorstep next month. Jeff Gural, who manages the northern New Jersey...
article You'll soon be able to place yer sports bets at Meadowlands Racetrack
(New Jersey) -- The Meadowlands Racetrack plans to bring legal sports betting to New York City's doorstep next month. Jeff Gural, who manages the northern New Jersey...

6/21/2018

article Meadowlands plans sports betting near NYC
(New Jersey) -- The Meadowlands Racetrack plans to bring legal sports betting to New York City's doorstep next month. Jeff Gural, who manages the northern New Jersey...
article NJ Online Casino Industry Is Hurtling Toward $1 Billion In Lifetime Revenue
(New Jersey) -- It will be close, but the New Jersey online gambling industry is on pace to eclipse $1 billion in lifetime revenue before the calendar turns to 2019....
article Casinos could face temporary closure if N.J. government shuts down over budget
(New Jersey) -- Just as legal sports gambling finally makes its way to Atlantic City, New Jersey budget disputes could cause a temporary shutdown for area casinos and...
article New Jersey budget fight puts casinos at risk for temporary closures
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey lawmakers' debate over the budget could lead to a state shutdown and the closure of the Garden State's casinos and racetracks –...

6/20/2018

article North Jersey Casinos Still Possible, Sports Betting Boosts Gambling Prospects
(New Jersey) -- Despite voters adamantly rejecting a ballot referendum in November 2016 that would have allowed casinos to be built at least 72 miles outside Atlantic...

6/19/2018

article North Jersey casinos still a possibility
(New Jersey) -- Atlantic City's gaming industry is riding a hot streak this month with the arrival of legalized sports betting and the impending opening of two...
article Business up at New Jersey track, casino with sports bets
(New Jersey) -- Arthur Rosen puzzled over the photocopied sheet of paper listing all sorts of exotic bets on baseball games, including one in which the number of runs...
article New Jersey Authorizes Gambling on Sports
(New Jersey) -- On May 14, 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its long-awaited decision in Murphy v. NCAA, which struck down as unconstitutional a federal statute that...

6/17/2018

article Monmouth Park Gambled Early on Legalized Sports Betting
(New Jersey) -- Six year ago, long before the nation was weighing in on legalizing sports betting in other states besides Nevada, officials at Monmouth Park and William...

6/14/2018

article New Jersey casino revenue dips as online revenues rise
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey casinos have seen their gaming win revenues dip as slot machines took a huge year-on-year reduction during May, according to the latest...
article New Jersey Online Gambling Generates Bumper $24.3M in May
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey’s online gambling market enjoyed its second best month to date in May, with the state’s seven casinos generating $24.3 million in...
article You Can Now Place Sports Bets (Legally) in New Jersey
(New Jersey) -- The line formed at the Borgata casino well before 11 a.m., the designated time that sports betting was set to begin on Thursday. There were a few...
article 888 Casino To Launch Live Dealer Games In New Jersey This Summer
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey online casino patrons can expect more live dealer games to enter the market. Today, 888 Casino and Evolution Gaming announced they would...

6/12/2018

article Sports betting becomes legal in New Jersey
(New Jersey) -- Four days after the New Jersey legislature passed Assembly Bill 4111 through both houses, Governor Phill Murphy signed the bill into law [offical...
article Sports Betting Officially Becomes Legal in New Jersey
(New Jersey) -- Gov. Murphy on Monday signed into law the state's sports-betting bill, ending a short delay that drew criticism from many state politicians and...
article Where, how and what you can bet on in New Jersey
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey's effort to legalize sports betting dates back to 2008. Ten years later, the finish line is in sight after Gov. Phil Murphy signed a...

6/11/2018

article Murphy, sports betting will be center stage at Atlantic City gaming conference
(New Jersey) -- Sports betting will be a major focus of this week's East Coast Gaming Congress as casino executives, industry experts and New Jersey's governor...

6/9/2018

article Why Is Murphy Slow to Make Sports Betting Legal in New Jersey?
(New Jersey) -- The New Jersey state legislature on Thursday passed bills legalizing sports betting in the state. And as the state that brought the lawsuit that resulted...

6/7/2018

article New NJ sports betting bill may bench Golden Nugget casino
(Atlantic City) -- The clock is ticking fast for Texas billionaire Tilman Fertitta as the New Jersey lawmakers are set to give its final approval on a sports betting...

6/6/2018

article Bill would keep 4 New Jersey casinos in sports betting game
(Atlantic City) -- A sports betting bill that’s expected to get final approval on Thursday could help keep four Atlantic City casinos in the game. It would benefit...

6/4/2018

article Assembly panel approves sports betting bill
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey took a big step toward legalized sports betting, as an Assembly bill authorizing casinos and racetracks in the state to conduct such wagering...
article Edelson: Hey Trenton, do your job and let sports betting start Friday
(New Jersey) -- Everyone’s heard the adage about how laws and sausages are two things you never want to see made, and it’s particularly true when the...
article New Jersey sports betting on track as lawmakers start votes to make it legal
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey will regulate and tax sports betting, allowing bets to be placed at casinos and racetracks and online. But despite votes Monday, it will not...
article New Jersey, Delaware prep for sports betting
(New Jersey) -- A day before sports betting goes live in Delaware, New Jersey lawmakers raced Monday to legalize it as well, filling in details of a proposed new law and...
article NJ lawmakers facing key decisions on sports betting rules
(New Jersey) -- Professional sports leagues came out swinging Monday against New Jersey’s sports betting law, largely because it doesn’t compensate them for...

6/3/2018

article DraftKings Moves Into New Jersey Sports Betting Sphere, Partnering with Resorts Atlantic City
(New Jersey) -- DraftKings — the biggest daily fantasy sports (DFS) operator on the market — is diving head first into the burgeoning business of sports...

6/1/2018

article State of Gambling: Waves of change rock New Jersey gambling industry
(New Jersey) -- Just as Atlantic City's boom-and-bust casino economy has stabilized, new developments inside and outside of the oceanfront resort town are presenting...

5/25/2018

article Latest Report By Rutgers Sheds Some Light On New Jersey Online Gamblers
(New Jersey) -- Rutgers University Center for Gambling Studies released its annual report on internet gambling in New Jersey, the fourth produced since online poker and...

5/23/2018

article Borgata will start taking sports bets immediately once New Jersey law allows it
(Atlantic City) -- The day state regulators officially make sports betting legal in New Jersey, the Borgata in Atlantic City will begin taking bets immediately. Earlier...
article DraftKings Sportsbook Launches Ad Campaign For NJ Sports Betting
(New Jersey) -- Remember all those DraftKings ads and billboards promoting daily fantasy sports? How your one annoying friend would quote the taglines along with those...
article Sports Betting and Racing: After Jersey, Then What?
(New Jersey) -- Barring any more political or legislative bumps in the road, the new target date for opening up a sports book at Monmouth Park is the second week in June...

5/22/2018

article Lawmakers Bet Big on Sports Betting in Unapproved State Budget
(New Jersey) -- Governor Phil Murphy's administration is penciling in the money expected to be earned from sports betting to the unapproved state budget.

5/21/2018

article NJ Sports Betting Bill Might Prohibit Borgata, Golden Nugget And Caesars From Running Sportsbooks, At Least As Written
(Atlantic City) -- Proposed sports betting legislation in New Jersey could keep casino operators who own sports franchises from offering any sports betting. That would...

5/20/2018

article Sports Betting A State Boon, But Gambling Addict’s Nightmare
(New Jersey) -- For sports leagues and gambling industries, the imminent expansion of legalized sports betting promises a bonanza. For the experts and organizations...

5/17/2018

article NJ Online Gambling Revenue Still Going Strong, But Big Changes Are On The Horizon
(New Jersey) -- A trend is in place, and it continues to ramp upward for New Jersey gambling sites. The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement released its online...

5/16/2018

article RUDDOCK: State Lawmakers Opposed To Online Gambling Should Look At Horse Racing, Sports Betting And NJ
(New Jersey) -- Most industries are doing everything in their power to adapt to the new online and mobile world. Brick-and-mortar retailers that fail to adapt are...

5/15/2018

article Legal sports betting in N.J. set to launch on Memorial Day at Monmouth Park
(New Jersey) -- Odds are, you'll be able to start legally betting on sports in New Jersey on Memorial Day. Monmouth Park is ready to take wagers starting on May 28,...

5/10/2018

article How Betfair NJ Makes Its Mark On The NJ Online Gambling Market
(New Jersey) -- There is no shortage of European gaming operators with forward-facing online casino brands in the New Jersey market. There’s PokerStars, PartyPoker...

5/7/2018

article Are NJ Online Casinos A Missed Opportunity For State’s Racetracks?
(New Jersey) -- Tucked away in a new sports betting bill in New Jersey appears to be a roadmap for the state’s racetracks to offer online gambling....

5/4/2018

article The CCGNJ Provides Insight on Gambling Trends and Legislation in the State of New Jersey
(New Jersey) -- The Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey (CCGNJ), an organization dedicated to supplying support, treatment, and hope for those dealing with a...

5/1/2018

article Two Years After Golden Nugget Launch, Live Dealer Games Make The Leap To Borgata
(Atlantic City) -- The live dealer gaming industry is still in its infancy, perhaps moving into toddlerhood. Live dealer games were introduced at Golden Nugget NJ online...

4/24/2018

article Without sports betting, just how addicted to gambling is New Jersey?
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey is gambling-addicted — really gambling-addicted, according to a new study by WalletHub. The state ranked eighth in the country as the...
article Two More Live Dealer Options Are Coming To NJ Online Casinos This Year
(Atlantic City) -- The Golden Nugget monopoly on live dealer table games in New Jersey online casinos will soon be coming to an end. Based on announcements by Evolution...
article Without sports betting, just how addicted to gambling is New Jersey?
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey is gambling-addicted — really gambling-addicted, according to a new study by WalletHub. The state ranked eighth in the country as the...

4/18/2018

article NJ Online Gambling Sites Score Big In March With Record $25 Million In Revenue
(New Jersey) -- The records keep coming for New Jersey online casinos. This latest mark, however, is Goliath. According to online gambling revenue figures released by...

4/16/2018

article New Jersey Online Casinos Set New Record With $25 Million March
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey’s online gambling industry closed March with record gross revenue of $25.6 million, its most successful month ever. The prior monthly...
article NJ Online Casinos Soar To New Heights, Generate $25 Million In March
(New Jersey) -- The March numbers were revealed in the latest New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement monthly casino revenue report, and suffice it to say, it was the...

4/14/2018

article He says he bought two Mega Millions tickets in his life. The second won him $533 million.
(New Jersey) -- Richard Wahl bought only two Mega Millions lottery tickets in his 47 years, and one was a dud. The other, purchased as an afterthought along with a Diet...

4/13/2018

article Inside Gaming: NJ Revenue Down in March, Online Growth Continues
(New Jersey) -- Yesterday the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement released its monthly revenue report, showing an overall revenue decrease of 1.5 percent for the...
article New Jersey Casino Control Commission grants license application to Anthony Patrone
(New Jersey) -- The New Jersey Casino Control Commission has reportedly granted a key employee license to the former manager of a southern Louisiana casino in spite of...

4/12/2018

article New Jersey, Golden Nugget smash online revenue records
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey’s regulated online gambling market utterly demolished its previous revenue record in the month of March, as did its leading online...
article Online gaming up, industry continues 2018 down streak in March
(Atlantic City) -- Four nor’easters in March likely had an impact on the resort’s gaming figures as the industry experienced another down month to start 2018.
article Three Months, Three Records: NJ Online Gambling Industry Ends First Quarter With A Bang
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey online gambling sites enjoyed another record-shattering revenue month in March, with all but one of the state’s five licensees beating...

4/7/2018

article Retired NFL Rusher Clinton Portis Agrees to Pay Back Borgata $190K Gambling Debt
(Atlantic City) -- A former all-pro running back can’t run from a gambling debt. After more than seven years of legal wrangling, NFL star Clinton Portis has agreed...

4/2/2018

article Like Atlantic City, Monmouth Park Is Eagerly Awaiting Fate Of NJ Sports Betting
(New Jersey) -- The future of legalized sports betting in New Jersey lies in the hands of nine US Supreme Court justices. Within the next few weeks, a ruling in Murphy...
article New Jersey man wins online casino record jackpot on first play
(New Jersey) -- A New Jersey man said a round of post-work boredom led him to sign up for an online gambling app -- and he won a record-setting jackpot on his first play.

3/31/2018

article Man Signs Up for Internet Gambling and Wins $194,000 on First Spin
(Atlantic City) -- A New Jersey man who signed up for internet gambling has won nearly $194,000 on his very first spin of an online slots game. Anibal Lopes, of...

3/28/2018

article New Jersey’s New Governor Phil Murphy Wants North Jersey Casino
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey has a new Democratic governor, Phil Murphy, and that means a casino in north Jersey is back on the agenda.

3/27/2018

article Prieto wants new casino, master plan for Meadowlands
(New Jersey) -- A new casino and Meadowlands regional master plan are at the top of the wish list for Vincent Prieto, the new president of the New Jersey Sports &...

3/26/2018

article Casino Reinvestment Head Steps Aside, Gov. Murphy Appointment Is In
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey is getting a new head of its Casino Reinvestment Development Authority. Christopher Howard, executive director of the CRDA, has announced that...

3/23/2018

article At Golden Nugget Casino NJ The “Live” In Live Dealer Takes On A New Meaning
(Atlantic City) -- Live Dealer games have been nothing short of a boon for Golden Nugget Casino. Since launching in August 2016, the format — exclusive in New...

3/22/2018

article CCGNJ Aims at Raising Awareness of Problem Gambling Effects
(New Jersey) -- The Council of Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey (CCGNJ) has demonstrated its willingness to spread awareness of problem gambling, and more specifically...

3/21/2018

article Why Has New Jersey Refrained From Launching An Online Lottery?
(New Jersey) -- The state of New Jersey offers just about every possible option for iGaming. It was one of the first states to boast online casinos and poker rooms, is a...

3/19/2018

article NJ Online Gambling Sites Buoy A Slow February At Atlantic City Casinos
(New Jersey) -- Normally, when it rains, it pours. That wasn’t the case this past month when a spike in online gambling helped temper losses that Atlantic City...

3/16/2018

article New Jersey Online Casinos Put Up A Monster Revenue Number In February
(New Jersey) -- The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement released its monthly casino revenue report on Wednesday. Total casino revenue took a significant hit thanks...

3/15/2018

article $21.99 Million - New Jersey's Online Gaming Market has Back-to-Back Record Months
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey Online Casinos are on a roll! And the games are hot. For the second consecutive month the NJ regulated online gambling market has set a new...
article New Jersey Internet Casino Win Grows 17 Percent
(New Jersey) -- The New Jersey-controlled online casinos have started out this year with a bang. According to figures from state regulators, the internet betting...
press release New PartyCasino Joins NJ Online Gambling Industry Under Borgata License
(New Jersey) -- The list of New Jersey online casinos has grown by one this week. Without much fanfare, GVC rolled out a PartyCasino product to operate alongside...

3/8/2018

article NJ iPoker Growth Set To Outpace Online Casinos in 2018
(New Jersey) -- In 2017, New Jersey’s online gambling revenues spiked by an impressive 25% to $245.6 million versus the previous year, while this year the market...

3/2/2018

article New Jersey Online Casinos Still Have Plenty Of Room To Grow In 2018 And Beyond
(New Jersey) -- The narrative for New Jersey online casinos has done a 180. Online gambling got off to a slow start in New Jersey. Instead of the promised panacea, the...

2/28/2018

press release New Analyst White Paper: New Jersey Online Gambling 2017 Recap and 2018 Outlook
(New Jersey) -- Analysts from DGS Media, which tracks New Jersey's legal online gambling and casino industry on its website, NJOnlineGambling.com, have released a...

2/22/2018

article Exploring New Jersey’s emerging online casino gaming scene
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey’s Atlantic City is in the midst of a facelift. The town, famed for its iconic boardwalk and glitzy casino scene, is in the first stages...

2/21/2018

article New Jersey Online Poker Still Flailing in Isolation While Online Casino Revenues Reach a New High
(New Jersey) -- Online poker operators in New Jersey collectively suffered their worst January on record in terms of revenue since the market launched more than five...
article Philly developer Blatstein takes step toward N.J. casino license two years after buying Showboat
(Atlantic City) -- Showboat Atlantic City hotel owner Bart Blatstein has asked New Jersey regulators to declare him eligible to operate a casino in the state, a possible...

2/17/2018

article The Positive Effect of Online Gambling in New Jersey
(New Jersey) -- It is a very good time to talk about the effect of online gambling in New Jersey due to the anniversary coming up. This month is the five-year...

2/16/2018

article Online boosts struggling New Jersey market in January
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey reported a 16.7% year-on-year increase in online gaming win in the month of January, despite revenue from its land-based market dropping 12.6%.

2/15/2018

article Golden Nugget sets online gambling revenue record in New Jersey
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey’s regulated online gambling market set a new revenue record in January, while the Golden Nugget smashed its own individual operator...

2/13/2018

article Battle for North Jersey Gambling Expansion Continues
(New Jersey) -- The ongoing battle over the expansion of gambling services in New Jersey continues as lawmakers consider whether adding more brick & mortar casinos...
article New Jersey Lawmakers Fear Keno Will Hurt Atlantic City Casinos
(New Jersey) -- Amid fears the game could negatively impact Atlantic City casinos, New Jersey lawmakers have introduced legislation that would reduce the frequency of...

2/12/2018

article Keno-style lottery game overhaul keeps NJ lawmaker worried
(New Jersey) -- A new keno-style lottery game in New Jersey has been causing Democratic Rep. Ralph Caputo sleepless nights. Keno-style lottery game overhaul keeps NJ...
article New Jersey Voters Favor Atlantic City Retaining Casino Monopoly, New Poll Finds
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey voters do not want to end Atlantic City’s monopoly on casinos and allow gambling resorts to come to northern parts of the state. That...
article Report: Online gambling in NJ generates $245.6 mil in ‘17
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey’s online gambling industry generated $245.6 million in revenue in 2017, up 24.9 percent from the previous year’s $196.7 million,...

2/11/2018

article New Jersey Lottery Game Hurts Atlantic City Casinos, State Lawmakers Contend
(New Jersey) -- The New Jersey Lottery game Quick Draw poses a serious threat to Atlantic City casinos, so says two state lawmakers arguing this week before the Assembly...

2/10/2018

article N.J. lawmakers want to crack down on those Quick Draw games you may be playing in bars
(New Jersey) -- A pair of New Jersey lawmakers want to dramatically scale back a keno-style monitor game popular at bars and restaurants they warn will cut into Atlantic...

2/9/2018

article Voters still overwhelmingly disapprove of North Jersey casinos, new poll finds
(New Jersey) -- Nearly a year and a half after many state lawmakers and lobbyists tried to expand gambling outside of Atlantic City, the idea of building casinos in...

2/8/2018

article New Jersey considers overhauling keno-style lottery game
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey lawmakers on Thursday considered overhauling a new keno-style lottery game that the bill's sponsor worries will draw business away from...

2/7/2018

article Fighting For A Slice Of The Proverbial Pie: Can Atlantic City Sustain Nine Casinos?
(Atlantic City) -- Excitement is building in Atlantic City over the forthcoming opening of Hard Rock Atlantic City and Ocean Resort Casino. However, the city is facing...
article The CCGNJ Helps Disordered Gamblers Recover in the New Year
(New Jersey) -- In the early months of 2018, many people are still working towards self-improvement goals, including recovery. The Council on Compulsive Gambling of New...

1/27/2018

article New Jersey’s gambling problem is bad, likely to get worse
(New Jersey) -- State and federal officials waited too long to aggressively combat opioid addiction. That made the crisis more destructive and required the harder work...

1/25/2018

article New Jersey Online Gambling Field Reaches 5-Year Stellar Gambling Revenue Growth
(New Jersey) -- The state of New Jersey is worldwide-known for its status of a gambling hub and a location which is constantly on the lookout for new offerings and...

1/18/2018

article New Jersey online gambling set to grow in 2018
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey's legal online gambling industry will follow up a remarkable 2017 with more growth in 2018, albeit at more modest pace than in years...

1/16/2018

article Christie vetoes bill that would have created growth zone around the Atlantic City airport
(Atlantic City) -- In a bitter defeat of efforts to create an aviation industry in Atlantic County, Gov. Chris Christie pocket-vetoed a bill designating an economic...

1/15/2018

article New Jersey Online Casino Revenue Showing Decline For First Time In Months
(New Jersey) -- Online gambling in the garden seen the first drop in revenues for the first time in months. The New Jersey Division for Gaming Enforcement released the...
article New Jersey online gaming win up 24.9% in 2017
(New Jersey) -- Online gaming win New Jersey totalled $245.6m (€201.2m) in 2017, an increase of 24.9% on the previous year and a record for the US state. This...
article NJ Online Gambling Made Almost $250 Million In 2017
(New Jersey) -- The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement revealed the final online gaming revenue numbers for 2017 on Friday, and December didn’t disappoint....

1/12/2018

article 2017 Is A Banner Year For NJ Online Casinos, Even If The Days Of Explosive Growth Are Over
(New Jersey) -- NJ online gambling sites banked a total of $20,757,645 in December, $1,937,061 at the poker tables and $18,820,584 in casino games, according to data...
article NJ Online Gambling Industry Nearly Hits A Quarter Of A Billion Dollars In Revenue For 2017
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey releases the gross revenue numbers for its regulated online poker sites and NJ’s online casinos each month, generally about two weeks...

1/6/2018

article Former Gov. Byrne's legacy in South Jersey includes gaming, Pinelands
(New Jersey) -- Former Gov. Brendan Byrne never lived in South Jersey, but he felt proudest of his legacy protecting the Pinelands here. He also felt some of his deepest...

1/5/2018

article Golden Nugget launches Texas Hold'em-style online poker game
(Atlantic City) -- Golden Nugget Atlantic City has gone live with America’s first online live-dealer hold’em table from $1 antes. “Being the first to...

1/4/2018

article Brendan Byrne, former N.J. governor and elder statesman, dies at age 93
(New Jersey) -- Former Gov. Brendan T. Byrne, who left an enduring legacy on New Jersey that ranged from a bruising struggle to enact the state's first income tax and...
article Brendan Byrne Dead at 93
(New Jersey) -- Brendan Byrne, a two-term New Jersey governor, as well as county prosecutor and judge, has died at age 93. While he’s often remembered for...
article Brendan T. Byrne: A Life You’d Buy If You Could
(New Jersey) -- Brendan T. Byrne, the 47th governor of New Jersey, died Thursday at 93. Byrne was a towering figure in New Jersey politics: The last two-term Democratic...
article Former Gov. Brendan T. Byrne dead at 93
(New Jersey) -- Former Gov. Brendan T. Byrne, who presided over the legalization of casino gambling and the construction of the Meadowlands Sports Complex and whose...
article Former New Jersey governor Brendan Byrne dies at 93
(New Jersey) -- Brendan Byrne, the former New Jersey governor who brought casino gambling to the state, died Thursday. He was 93. A World War II veteran, Byrne served as...

1/3/2018

article Miss America $4 Million Casino Tax Funding Subsidy Threatened, New Jersey Lawmakers Want to Nix Deal After Just One Year
(Atlantic City) -- The Miss America Organization (MAO) negotiated a sweetheart of a deal with New Jersey’s Casino Reinvestment Development Authority (CRDA) in 2017...

1/2/2018

article Four Stories To Watch In New Jersey Gambling In The New Year
(New Jersey) -- It was an interesting year for the gaming industry in New Jersey. But there could be even more in store for 2018. Here’s a look at the big stories...

12/27/2017

article New Chairman for New Jersey Casino Control Commission Appointed
(Atlantic City) -- The New Jersey Casino Control Commission officially has a new face as the head of the agency. On Tuesday, December 26th, James Plousis was sworn in as...

12/26/2017

article Assembly defies voters in approving casino gaming at racetracks
(New Jersey) -- Just over a year ago, New Jersey voters stated emphatically they didn’t want casino gambling in North Jersey. They voted 4 to 1 against a ballot...

12/24/2017

article BLOG: New Jersey’s Online Gaming Revenue For November 2017 Mixed
(New Jersey) -- In November and for the ninth straight month, New Jersey online gaming operators brought in over $20 million in casino revenue for the month. According...

12/22/2017

article On The Last Days Of Christmas, NJ Online Casinos Gave To Me…Money
(New Jersey) -- Twas the weekend before Christmas, a time that is usually devoted to last-minute gift shopping and holiday parties where people where ugly sweaters. But...
press release New Jersey's Legal Online Casinos Surpass $700 Million
(New Jersey) -- Okay, so it didn't happen in the first year as many expected but it did happen... New Jersey's legal online casinos surpassed $700 million in...

12/21/2017

article All bets off for North Jersey casinos?
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey's Senate president said he doesn't see the state asking voters again whether to authorize a casino near New York City “anytime...

12/20/2017

article There’s Still No Timeline For Online Poker Player Pooling Involving New Jersey
(New Jersey) -- The legalization of online gambling in Pennsylvania was the biggest iGaming story of 2017, but it wasn’t the year’s only major development....
article Some Key Lawmakers Ready To Put The North Jersey Casino Issue To Bed
(New Jersey) -- The referendum to build casinos in northern New Jersey won’t be reappearing on the ballot any time soon. In an interview with The Associated Press...

12/19/2017

article Casino in North Jersey? Don't bet on it, top lawmaker says
(New Jersey) -- Don't count on seeing a casino opening in North Jersey any time soon, if ever, according to the state's most powerful lawmaker. State Senate...
article North Jersey Casino Question Won’t Go Before Voters in 2018, Per State Senate President Stephen Sweeney
(New Jersey) -- The North Jersey casino referendum that voters easily rejected during the 2016 election will not be back on the ballot next fall, or perhaps ever,...
article New Jersey Senate President Pours Cold Water On Possible Casino Expansion In State
(New Jersey) -- It does not appear that the issue of expanding casino gambling outside Atlantic City will be coming before New Jersey legislators, at least in the short...

12/18/2017

article Doubts cast on future of North Jersey casinos: Report
(New Jersey) -- Casinos in North Jersey may never see the light of day. New Jersey residents in 2018 and 2019 may not be asked whether or not a casino in the northern...
article No referendum on casino near NYC soon 'if ever'
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey's Senate president said he doesn't see the state asking voters again whether to authorize a casino near New York City "anytime...

12/15/2017

article New Jersey Online Gambling Succeeds with Lifetime Revenue Mark
(New Jersey) -- Lifetime revenues for the online gambling market in New Jersey has surpassed the $700 million mark. The month of November’s growth revenues is what...

12/14/2017

article New Jersey Online Gambling up 24% to $18.8M in November
(New Jersey) -- In November, Atlantic City’s seven casinos generated $206.4 million in revenue, marking a 4.6% increase compared to the $197.2 million collected in the...

12/13/2017

article BLOG: NJ Gambling Sites Come Up Clutch With Another $20 Million Month; Could December Be A Record Breaker?
(New Jersey) -- NJ online casinos banked $20,610,216 in November, a 20% year-over-year gain, according to data released Wednesday by the Division of Gaming Enforcement (...
article New Jersey passes casino bill
(New Jersey) -- A state Senate committee from New Jersey approved a measure that would allow casinos in Atlantic City to remain open through a state government shutdown...

12/12/2017

article NJ Assembly Approves Bill to Allow Online Gambling at Racetracks
(New Jersey) -- Lawmakers in the New Jersey General Assembly have approved a bill that will allow horse racing tracks to offer on-site online gambling, also known as...

12/11/2017

article Plousis was appointed as the new CCC chairman
(New Jersey) -- James T. Plousis has been appointed as the new chairman of the Casino Control Commission for the next five years. New Jersey’s Senate approved the...

12/9/2017

article Could online gaming cafes be coming to New Jersey race tracks?
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey’s General Assembly has approved a bill that would authorize horse racing tracks to offer casino-like gaming on their grounds in the form...
article Plousis appointed head of Casino Control Commission
(New Jersey) -- James T. Plousis, the former Cape May County sheriff, will lead the Casino Control Commission for the next five years as Atlantic City’s gaming...

12/8/2017

article New Jersey Assembly Passes Bill to Allow Internet Gambling Cafés at Horse Tracks
(New Jersey) -- The New Jersey Assembly approved a measure Thursday that would permit horse racing tracks to operate internet gambling cafes. Assembly Bill 4255 was...
article New Jersey lawmakers want to resuscitate racing industry
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey lawmakers want to give the state’s horse-racing tracks a piece of the action on Internet gambling. The state assembly was due to vote...

12/4/2017

article New Legislation Allows New Jersey To Enter Into International Online Gambling Agreements
(New Jersey) -- With SCOTUS listening to oral arguments for Christie vs. NCAA, a case that will likely determine the legality of sports betting in the US, the eyes of...

12/3/2017

article Online gaming revenues continue to grow
(Atlantic City) -- When Gov. Chris Christie signed internet gaming legislation into law in February 2013, it was touted as another option that would make the resort...

12/1/2017

article Wallach: NJ will have sports betting by 2018 NFL season
(New Jersey) -- The question isn’t whether or not the Supreme Court will rule in New Jersey’s favor on Monday; it’s how resounding the victory will be...

11/30/2017

article As New Jersey Waits Out SCOTUS PASPA Decision, State Gives Virtual Sports Green Light
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey will have to wait until next year for the Supreme Court’s ultimate decision when it comes to the state’s right to offer legalized...
article Governor Christie’s Feud Shakes Up New Jersey Regulatory Agency
(New Jersey) -- In his final days in office, Republican Governor Chris Christie has nominated a new chairman of the New Jersey Casino Control Commission (NJCCC) in...

11/29/2017

article BLOG: The Rebirth Is Here: New Jersey Gambling Industry Sees 21 Percent Growth
(New Jersey) -- At this time last year, Atlantic City casinos were reeling. The Trump Taj Mahal had just shut its doors after a months-long labor stoppage. Cantankerous...

11/20/2017

article Four years on, New Jersey’s online casino industry is showing a healthy return
(New Jersey) -- The legalization of online casino gaming in New Jersey has been a success, according to figures publicized by PlayNJ.com. Online casino gaming was...
article New Jersey reports revenue fall in October
(New Jersey) -- The Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) of New Jersey revealed that based upon filings, casino win from the industry, including the discontinued...
article New Jersey reveals online gaming success on anniversary
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey generated $682.6m (€581m) in online gaming revenue during the first four years of regulation in the US state. Official figures from the...
article NJ igaming celebrates four years of growth
(New Jersey) -- Four years on from the US state of New Jersey legalising and regulating real-money igaming, analysts are hailing the jurisdiction’s record “...
article BLOG: How Casinos Are Taking More Responsibility When It Comes To Problem Gaming
(New Jersey) -- On the surface, there seems to be an inherent dichotomy between gaming and responsible gaming. However, as the casino industry continues to evolve,...

11/18/2017

article New Jersey boosted by online gaming growth in October
(New Jersey) -- A solid month for the online segment has boosted Atlantic City’s casino revenues to $206m in October, with the year-to-date figure for online...

11/17/2017

article New Jersey Internet Casinos Pass $200M In Online Gambling Revenue For Year
(New Jersey) -- This Aug. 2, 2017 photo shows a game of internet slots under way in Atlantic City, N.J. Figures released by New Jersey gambling regulators on November 15...

11/16/2017

article Online Gambling Fueling Atlantic City Rebound, Casinos Up Two Percent in October
(Atlantic City) -- Online gambling once again helped the seven remaining Atlantic City casinos post a positive monthly gain. The internet sites generated $20.6 million...

11/15/2017

article NJ Online Casinos Bank Over $20 Million For Eighth Consecutive Month
(New Jersey) -- Key insights: The industry grossed over $20 million for its eighth consecutive month. October online casino revenue was up .8% M/M and 30.5% Y/Y, mostly...
article NJ Online Gambling Sets New Record For Annual Revenue, With Two Months Left In 2017
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey releases the gross revenue numbers for its regulated online poker sites and NJ’s online casinos each month, generally about two weeks...
article Golden Nugget flirts with NJ online gambling revenue record
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey’s regulated online gambling market posted its eighth straight month of +$20m revenue despite online poker’s returns tumbling...

11/10/2017

article Plousis Replaces Levinson on Casino Control Commission
(New Jersey) -- Gov. Chris Christie appointed former Cape May County Sheriff James Plousis as chairman of the Casino Control Commission Nov. 9, The Press of Atlantic...

11/8/2017

article Divine Fortune Fast Becoming Most Frequently Hit Jackpot Slot In New Jersey
(New Jersey) -- While there are currently around 25 progressive slots offered at NJ online casinos, one title, Divine Fortune, has stood out from the pack, delivering...

10/31/2017

article How online gaming in Pennsylvania can help New Jersey
(New Jersey) -- Pennsylvania on Monday became the fourth state in the nation, and the first since New Jersey, to legalize online gambling. Once the Keystone State gets...

10/30/2017

article Which Online Poker and Casino Brands From NJ Will Be Available in Pennsylvania?
(New Jersey) -- The big news last week, and it was very big news, was that both chambers of the Pennsylvania State Legislature passed a bill that vastly expands gambling...

10/23/2017

article COLUMN: New revenue? New problems. Online gambling could be a 'gateway drug'
(New Jersey) -- Facing the weakest economic recovery in decades, states are rushing to tap what many lawmakers consider a reliable way to generate new revenue --...

10/20/2017

article New Jersey Governor candidates both favor expansion of casino gambling
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey appears likely to reconsider expansion of casino gambling to North Jersey, no matter whom voters elect as the next governor.
article North Jersey Casinos, Atlantic City Takeover Come Up In NJ Gubernatorial Debate
(New Jersey) -- The prospect of North Jersey casinos and the future of Atlantic City both came up in the governor’s race in New Jersey on Wednesday night.

10/18/2017

article NJ Casinos Post A September To Remember, With Online Gambling Lending A Helping Hand
(New Jersey) -- September 2017 turned out to be a pretty good month for New Jersey casinos, online and off. In fact, according to figures released by the New Jersey...

10/16/2017

article N.J. online gamblers: You can soon face off against players in 2 other states
(New Jersey) -- It's the latest move that could help jolt life into the Garden State's gaming industry: an agreement that will allow New Jersey gamblers to play...
article New Jersey signs interstate compact with Delaware, Nevada
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey has entered into an interstate compact with Delaware and Nevada in a move that will allow the three US states to share online poker player...
article Daily Number: 7
(New Jersey) -- The state’s regulated online casinos combined to generate $20.4 million in September, according to the New Jersey Monthly Internet Gross Revenue...

10/15/2017

article New Jersey Signs Interstate Online Poker Agreement With Nevada And Delaware
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie announced on October 13 that the Garden State has entered into a multistate online poker agreement with Nevada and...

10/13/2017

article New Jersey Governor Candidates Face Off In Oct. 18 Debate
(Pennsylvania) -- Who should replace Gov. Chris Christie as New Jersey’s chief executive? CBS3, along with The Record and William Paterson University, will seek to help...

10/12/2017

press release New Jersey online casinos hit $20 million in monthly revenue for seventh consecutive month
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey's online casinos once again displayed strength in September, surpassing $20 million in monthly revenue for the seventh consecutive month...
article New Jersey online gambling revenue tops $20m for 7th month
(Atlantic City) -- New Jersey’s regulated online gambling market posted its seventh straight month of +$20m revenue in September, although the online poker...
article September casino gaming numbers to be released
(Atlantic City) -- The state Department of Gaming Enforcement will release casino revenue totals for the month of September this afternoon.

10/11/2017

article SMALL: Why regulation has helped not hindered affiliates in New Jersey
(New Jersey) -- I’m involved with two websites that promote online gambling in New Jersey: PocketFives and NJ Online Gambling. While many affiliates have shied...

10/6/2017

article New Jersey warns online operators to leave Australia
(New Jersey) -- David Rebuck, director of the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) has sent a letter to the online gambling operators that hold licenses in...

9/29/2017

article What Scientific Games’ Acquisition Of NYX Means For NJ Online Gambling
(New Jersey) -- Scientific Games has acquired NYX Gaming for the price of $631 million in a move that appears driven by its US market aspirations.

9/25/2017

article NJ sells bonds to cover casino tax appeals
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey has sold more than US$68 million in bonds in order to fund tax-appeal settlements with seven former and current casinos in Atlantic City. The...

9/22/2017

article Another Month of New Jersey Online Gaming Growth
(New Jersey) -- The New Jersey online gaming market continues to grow and collect more revenue with each passing month. New records are set regularly, and August 2017...

9/21/2017

article New Jersey’s Live Poker Market Took A Slight Downswing In August
(New Jersey) -- The New Jersey poker scene experienced a bit of a downturn in the month of August. In fact, according to numbers released by the New Jersey Division of...

9/18/2017

article New Jersey Narrowly Misses Online Gambling Record
(New Jersey) -- Online gaming sites operating in the state of New Jersey won a combined $21.3 million from gamblers in August, according to figures released last week by...

9/14/2017

article New Jersey iGaming Revenue Hits $21.2M in August
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey’s online gambling market generated $21.2 million in August, up by a massive 32.4% compared to the same month last year, and marking six...

8/29/2017

article LEGAL BLOG: New Jersey Fantasy Sports Law Enacted
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey recently became the latest state to legalize fantasy sports when Governor Chris Christie formally signed newly-passed legislation into law....

8/27/2017

article Keno not altering N.J. lottery target
(New Jersey) -- Gov. Christie's administration has not required the private firm running part of New Jersey's lottery to generate more money for the state, even...

8/24/2017

article OP/ED: More needs to be done, especially by NJ, to reduce problem gambling
(New Jersey) -- People have enjoyed gambling for thousands of years, probably since they became people. Making bets is just the most direct example. Humans have made...

8/21/2017

article Breaking Down NJ Online Gambling Revenue By Brand Tells An Interesting Tale
(New Jersey) -- Every month, the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement posts a breakdown of gaming revenue in the state. This information is divided in several ways...
article HENDERSON: Lesniak’s vision for an internet gambling mecca is puzzling
(Washington D.C.) -- Earlier this month, New Jersey Senator Ray Lesniak stated: "I've changed my mission from making New Jersey the Silicon Valley of Internet gaming to...

8/16/2017

article July pushes online casinos in New Jersey past the $600m mark since iGaming began
(New Jersey) -- July was a milestone month for the state of New Jersey when it comes to online gaming. Since legalizing and regulating online casino and poker gaming in...
article The Nugget Is Still Golden During Another $20 Million Online Casino Month
(New Jersey) -- July was a solid but unspectacular month for the New Jersey online gaming industry. New Jersey’s online gaming operators tallied over $20 million...

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