One Mann's Opinion | Last week’s New York State Senate testimony by NBA attorney Dan Spillane suggesting the league receive a one percent share of all wagers on its games should sports betting be legalized has met with various reactions in the sports wagering world, all of it negative.view
Gaming Insider | Wynn Palace has managed to successfully take what looks like huge potential in the so-called mass market of wealthy Chinese who have an appetite for a quality experience in the floral-themed resort.view
The possibility of expanded sports wagering in the U.S. is among the major topics under discussion next week at ICE Totally Gaming 2018 trade show and conference Feb. 6-8, 2018 in London.view
Horseplayers sent in the cash with both hands this weekend at Gulfstream Park near Miami setting a North American Pick 6 wagering record Sunday, following Saturday’s surpassing of last years Pegasus World Cup Day handle by 3.8 percent.view
In Fort Myers, Fla., a liquor store employee is accused of keeping a customer’s $600 winning lottery ticket and paying him only $5.00. The winner was an undercover agent working undercover for the Florida Lottery Commission’s security division.view
AGA President and CEO Geoff Freeman will host a conference call with reporters Tuesday concentrating on answering questions regarding the NBA’s recent proposal that sports leagues receive a cut of all money legally wagered on sporting events.view
In Arizona, Desert Diamond Casinos & Entertainment, part the Tohono O’odham Gaming Enterprise, has announced the hiring of Rudy Prieto as its new chief executive officer.view
IGT has named Kim Barker Lee to the newly created role of Vice President of Diversity and Inclusion. Barker Lee’s new role will also include responsibility for developing and implementing the IGT’s first-ever global diversity and inclusion strategy.view
Russia’s government has moved to help grow the online sports betting market in the country by allowing bookmakers to simplify the burdensome process associated with signing up for an online sports wagering account.view
Louisiana has moved closer to allowing it’s gambling riverboats to move onshore when the chairman of a gaming task force said it would recommend that the State Legislature allow riverboats to place slot machines on land up to 1,200 feet from the shore.view
All-sources wagering on California horseracing fell by less than 1 percent in 2017. Data released showed ontrack handle declined 2.8 percent to $340 million, while account wagering through online and telephone sources in California rose 4.4 percent to $644,443,657.view
Wynn Las Vegas will power its multi-use development, Paradise Park, with 100 percent renewable energy, the company announced Thursday. The development is in the early stages of construction behind Wynn Las Vegas on the site of the resort’s former golf course.view
The National Basketball Association, long believed the major U.S. sports league with the least resistance to national sports wagering, is seeking a 1 percent share of all money bet on its games should sports betting be legalized in this country.view
Las Vegas Sands revenues exceeded consensus estimates by more than 14 percent in the in the fourth-quarter of 2017. The company posted adjusted earnings per share of 88 cents and net revenues of $3.4 billion beating a consensus projection by 6.3 percent.view
Additional lottery players in South Carolina may be getting a late Christmas present now that lottery officials say they may have to pay out nearly twice as much in prizes than expected because of a Christmas Day glitch.view
Verizon Communications Inc., the cell phone giant, is considering a possible foray into sports betting, should single-team wagering become legal in in the United states.view
Casino entrepreneur Steve Wynn says he’ll move swiftly to build a new hotel on the Las Vegas Strip. The new casino/resort will be built on the site of the former Frontier hotel, across Las Vegas Boulevard from Wynn’s two existing properties, Wynn Las Vegas and Encore.view
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Adam Silver, National Basketball Association commissioner, has shed some new light on the leagues recent revelation that it would seek one percent fee from all wagers on its games should sports betting be legalized in the U.S.
Downtown Las Vegas’ Mob Museum has unveiled several new high-tech exhibits exploring law enforcement methods of identifying, apprehending, and prosecuting criminals, now placing visitors in the shoes of law enforcement officers.
Representatives of Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack, along with other industry executives, are moving forward with an effort to have a grass turf course installed at Finger Lakes in the near future.
While the Vegas Golden Knights continue to make history as the National Hockey League enters its second century, there is no question that the Montreal Canadiens dominated the league’s first 100 seasons.