The June 23, 2018 “Jockeys and Jeans,” event, the now yearly benefit to raise funds for the Permanently Disabled Jockey Fund (PDJF) will be held this year at Canterbury Park near Minneapolis.view
Macau government officials have advised financial institutions to step up enforcement on the illegal use of UnionPay Automatic Teller Machine cards to evade exchange controls. It’s the latest move by China to try and halt the illegal movement of money out of the country.view
Preserving the “integrity of the game” has been the NFL’s and fellow leagues’ rallying cry that pushed Congress enacted the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) in 1992, which banned full-fledged sports betting outside Nevada.view
The New Jersey Assembly has unanimously approved a bill that would legalize sports betting. The bill approved Thursday now goes to the state Senate, which also is expected to approve it, and then to the desk of Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy.view
The Golden Nugget in Atlantic City may be frozen out of the state’s new sports betting commerce. A new law would allow the Golden Nugget to open a sports book after betting is legalized but Fertitta would have to sell his majority interest in the Houston Rockets.view
Major online gaming and financial trading systems provider Playtech has announced that it has sold its entire stake in multinational sports betting and gaming group GVC Holdings.view
Unincorporated areas of Cook County, Illinois will allow video gambling after commissioners voted Wednesday to allow the terminals in the cash-hungry county. The measure doesn’t impact Chicago where such terminals remain illegal.view
The Louisiana Legislature's 2018 General Session, which wrapped up early on May 18, 2018, greatly impacted the Louisiana gaming industry with approximately 30 bills being filed, addressing almost every aspect of gaming – from riverboats to horse racing.view
Las Vegas and Charlotte, North Carolina, are the finalists for the site of the 2020 Republican National Convention, reports political reporter Jon Ralston in the Nevada Independent.view
The American Gaming Association (AGA) has announced that that CEO Geoff Freeman has accepted the position of President and CEO of the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA), the leading representative of the $2.1 trillion food industry.view
One Mann's Opinion | As we await Saturday’s historic try by Justify at Belmont Park to win horseracing’s elusive Triple Crown, I remain as confused as ever as to how my favorite sport can get back on its feet once more.view
Vegas Sports Books | The dream of legally betting sports outside of Nevada finally becomes a reality Tuesday morning in Delaware as they’ll accept their first wager just weeks after the U.S. Supreme Court repealed the Professional Sports Protection Act now allowing all states the opportunity to get the betting ball rolling.view
Gaming Insider | Casino companies hungry to grow are monitoring the opportunities that may come their way as Wynn Resorts adjusts to the expectations of new leadership and doors are opened to sports betting across the U.S.view
The Analyst | Ever since the Supreme Court opened the door for other states to take advantage of sports wagering, interested gaming operators have been faced with a series of decisions: Operate their own book, partner with an existing sportsbook operator or outsource sportsbook operations.view
Tom McMillen, CEO of an association of college athletics directors, says its members should, at some point, expect a game-fixing scandal in the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court decision to allow widespread wagering on sporting events.view
Although always overshadowed by Nevada’s booming hospitality and gambling businesses, mining commerce continues to thrive with the recent announcement that Las Vegas-based Bonanza Goldfields Corp. has agreed to acquire Mizpah Mines, LLC.view
The New Jersey state Assembly advanced on Monday a NJ sports betting bill that will legalize sports wagering in the Garden State – at long last.view
Scientific Games Corporation's technology will be used to implement the Delaware Lottery's expansion to full-scale sports betting. Delaware is expected to begin offering sports betting at its three casinos, becoming the first state to begin single-team sports wagering.view
Dye-ing to Know | The part of his job that can be the most agonizing is actually what Ed Malinowski enjoys best. Malinowski is the corporate director of race and sports for Golden Entertainment, Inc., which includes the Stratosphere, two Arizona Charlie’s properties and a resort in Laughlin.
GamingToday's Bookies Battle the Point Spreads Week 3 | Las Vegas' top casino bookmakers pick the point spread winner of every NFL game. The Bookies Battle will be featured weekly throughout the 17-week pro football season.
The betting options continue to expand for the Vegas Golden Knights as they enter their second season in the NHL. The self-proclaimed misfits aren’t so anonymous anymore after shockingly winning the Western Conference championship and going to the Stanley Cup Final before losing to Washington in five games.
The Arkansas Supreme Court has imposed an Oct. 1st deadline for both sides of an initial lawsuit over the state’s proposed "casino amendment." Voters are scheduled to decide on casino gambling expansion in a November vote.
Times Square could produce more excitement than usual Thursday when the UFC hosts New York City-area fans at a viewing party for a news conference promoting what it calls its biggest fight in its history.