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New Hampshire House approves legalizing sports betting

New Hampshire House approves legalizing sports betting

posted on March 19, 2019 by

New Hampshire moved another step closer to legalizing sports betting with the House’s passage of a bill allowing mobile gambling and wagering.

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Major League Soccer partners with MGM Resorts

Major League Soccer partners with MGM Resorts

posted on March 19, 2019 by

In the latest merger between casinos and professional sports leagues, Major League Soccer has partnered with MGM Resorts International.

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Casino gets approval from Sioux Falls planning commission

Casino gets approval from Sioux Falls planning commission

posted on March 18, 2019 by

The Sioux Falls Planning Commission approved a conditional-use permit for a casino and strip mall to be built near a residential area in the south of the city.

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Lawmakers worry about allowing sports bets on phones

Lawmakers worry about allowing sports bets on phones

posted on March 17, 2019 by

For states looking to profit off the new world of legal sports betting, there’s an app for that. The question for state lawmakers: Should they allow it?

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Crypto trading a new-risk endeavor?

Crypto trading a new-risk endeavor?

posted on March 13, 2019 by

Researchers have found a link between frequently trading cryptocurrency  — a digital and virtual currency — and problem gambling.

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MGM gave Culinary heads-up on bar automation

MGM gave Culinary heads-up on bar automation

posted on March 13, 2019 by

Gaming Insider | MGM gave Local 226 a six-month advance notice of the change Feb. 27, and will help bartenders, moving them to other employment opportunities in the company.

 

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Boyd, FanDuel to open sportsbook at Valley Forge Casino

Boyd, FanDuel to open sportsbook at Valley Forge Casino

posted on March 13, 2019 by

Boyd Gaming and FanDuel will open a sportsbook Wednesday at Boyd’s Valley Forge Casino resort in King of Prussia, Penn.

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South Carolina looking into casino gambling

South Carolina looking into casino gambling

posted on March 13, 2019 by

South Carolina is looking into whether casino gambling is worth pursuing. Any form of gambling would require the state’s General assembly to pass legislation on it.

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Rhode Island lawmakers approve mobile sports betting bill

Rhode Island lawmakers approve mobile sports betting bill

posted on March 12, 2019 by

Rhode Island lawmakers approved a bill Tuesday to allow sports betting to move online, sending it to the governor’s desk.

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New book in New Mexico

New book in New Mexico

posted on March 11, 2019 by

New Mexico doubled its sportsbook industry Monday with the opening of the Race and Sports Book at the Buffalo Thunder Resort in Santa Fe.

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Landowner proposes new casino on Mississippi Gulf Coast

Landowner proposes new casino on Mississippi Gulf Coast

posted on March 11, 2019 by

Developers are proposing a new casino on the west end of Mississippi’s Gulf Coast, as an existing nearby casino plans an expansion.

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Dispute causes shutdown at West Virginia Casinos

Dispute causes shutdown at West Virginia Casinos

posted on March 09, 2019 by

West Virginia officials say a contractual dispute has caused a shutdown of sports betting at the Mardi Gras and Wheeling Island casinos.

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MGM Resorts named official resort casino of Boston Red Sox

MGM Resorts named official resort casino of Boston Red Sox

posted on March 08, 2019 by

MGM Resorts International today announced the formation of an official partnership with the Boston Red Sox.

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Rhode Island GOP mulls suing over sports betting proposal

Rhode Island GOP mulls suing over sports betting proposal

posted on March 07, 2019 by

The Rhode Island Republican Party says it’s considering suing over a proposal to expand sports betting in the state.

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New Jersey eyes stiffer penalties for prohibited sports bets

New Jersey eyes stiffer penalties for prohibited sports bets

posted on March 07, 2019 by

New Jersey lawmakers want to increase the penalties on casinos and sports books that take bets on prohibited events. 

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Sports Betting bill passes 1st test at Minnesota Legislature

Sports Betting bill passes 1st test at Minnesota Legislature

posted on March 07, 2019 by

A bill to legalize sports betting in Minnesota has cleared its first committee test but still faces an uncertain future.

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N.J. creates problem gambling awareness campaign

N.J. creates problem gambling awareness campaign

posted on March 06, 2019 by

With sports betting and online gambling on the rise in New Jersey, the state has collaborated on a new campaign to increase problem gambling awareness.

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South Dakota betting supports not deterred by defeat

South Dakota betting supports not deterred by defeat

posted on March 06, 2019 by

Those in support of South Dakota sports betting bill said they will petition to have it on the 2020 ballot.

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Caesars will continue to be the center of attention

Caesars will continue to be the center of attention

posted on March 06, 2019 by

Caesars will continue to be the focus of a lot of attention as regional and national interests study the many options available to companies able to bring imagination and money to the table.

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Times have changed on the Strip

Times have changed on the Strip

posted on March 06, 2019 by

Gaming Insider | Last week’s Wynn Resorts was hit with a record $20M fine by the Nevada Gaming Commission.

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