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No handbook on freelancing

No handbook on freelancing

posted on May 15, 2019 by

Vegas Vibe | Had there been a ‘How To’ manual for becoming a freelance writer, I would have snatched it up 45 years ago and saved myself a lot of blood/ tears.

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Year after Supreme Court win, New Jersey sport bets thriving

Year after Supreme Court win, New Jersey sport bets thriving

posted on May 14, 2019 by

New Jersey’s casinos and racetracks took nearly $314 million worth of sports bets in April, the sixth straight month that such wagering exceeded $300 million.

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ESPN, Caesars Entertainment ink sports betting deal

ESPN, Caesars Entertainment ink sports betting deal

posted on May 14, 2019 by

ESPN viewers will soon start seeing a lot more of casino giant Caesars Entertainment.

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Governor signs law legalizing sports betting in Iowa

Governor signs law legalizing sports betting in Iowa

posted on May 13, 2019 by

Gov. Kim Reynolds has signed a bill into law that establishes a legal way to bet on professional, collegiate and international sporting events.

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Anniversary of PASPA repeal worth celebrating

Anniversary of PASPA repeal worth celebrating

posted on May 10, 2019 by

From the Editor | With New Jersey leading the charge, PASPA was eventually overturned by the High Court in a 6-3 vote.

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Fox Sports, Stars Group to offer sports betting in deal

Fox Sports, Stars Group to offer sports betting in deal

posted on May 08, 2019 by

A major U.S. sports network is getting into the sports betting game. Fox Sports says it is buying just under 5% of The Stars Group, the parent company of PokerStars, for about $236 million.

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Indiana joins list of states legalizing sports betting

Indiana joins list of states legalizing sports betting

posted on May 08, 2019 by

Indiana is the latest state to legalize sports gambling. Gov. Eric Holcomb signed legislation allowing sports betting and allowing the construction of two new casinos.

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NY lawmakers mull sports betting on mobile devices

NY lawmakers mull sports betting on mobile devices

posted on May 08, 2019 by

New York lawmakers are taking a closer look at authorizing sports betting on smart phones — and whether it would require a change to the state Constitution.

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New Hampshire House again rejects casino gambling bill

New Hampshire House again rejects casino gambling bill

posted on May 08, 2019 by

The New Hampshire House has once again shut down the idea of opening casinos in the state.

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Harrah’s open in Northern California

Harrah’s open in Northern California

posted on May 08, 2019 by

Harrah’s has launched its Northern California venture at the Buena Vista Rancheria in Ione, Calif., in Amador County.

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WYNN keeps license in Massachusetts

WYNN keeps license in Massachusetts

posted on May 08, 2019 by

Gaming Insider | Wynn’s $2.6 billion Boston Harbor resort will open in June, giving the company easy access to markets around the globe via non-stop flights.

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Live! Casino Philadelphia to have sports betting

Live! Casino Philadelphia to have sports betting

posted on May 08, 2019 by

Live! Casino & Hotel Philadelphia has plans to have a sportsbook on its property when it opens in 2020.

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Jay Rood had great run at MGM Las Vegas

Jay Rood had great run at MGM Las Vegas

posted on May 08, 2019 by

Vegas Sports Books | After 25 years working for MGM Resorts International, VP of Race and Sports Jay Rood’s last day with the company will be Friday.

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Lottery cuts expectations for sports betting revenue in half

Lottery cuts expectations for sports betting revenue in half

posted on May 07, 2019 by

The Rhode Island lottery now says sports betting is expected to bring in about $15 million in the next fiscal year, instead of $30 million.

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Maine sports betting legislation faces further study

Maine sports betting legislation faces further study

posted on May 06, 2019 by

Lawmakers said Monday they need more time to decide on a push to allow sports betting in Maine that’s been spurred by a U.S. Supreme Court decision.

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Though future online, casinos pour cash into sportsbooks

Though future online, casinos pour cash into sportsbooks

posted on May 04, 2019 by

Mobile apps might drive the future of sports gambling in the United States, but casinos are still betting big on physical sportsbooks as legal wagering expands to new places.

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Montana governor signs sports betting bill

Montana governor signs sports betting bill

posted on May 03, 2019 by

Montana is the first state in 2019 to authorize sports betting. Gov. Steve Bullock signed a bill for the Montana State Lottery to oversee wagering on sports through kiosks and mobile devices.

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NASCAR data deal could lead to more bets

NASCAR data deal could lead to more bets

posted on May 03, 2019 by

NASCAR is making its first big play in the world of expanded legal sports betting.

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NCAA rescinds ban on events in states with legal gambling

NCAA rescinds ban on events in states with legal gambling

posted on May 03, 2019 by

The NCAA has rescinded its policy prohibiting championship events from being held in states that have legalized sports gambling.

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GOP activist sues Rhode Island over launch of sports betting

GOP activist sues Rhode Island over launch of sports betting

posted on May 02, 2019 by

A Republican activist is suing over sports betting in Rhode Island, saying the state should have sought voter approval before legalizing and launching it.

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