The Analyst | In gaming the notion of handle is to estimate the volume of business on a particular game. It sounds simple but there are a lot of elements that factor into determining handle.view
Tropicana Evansville revenue zoomed upward in November, its first full month in operation as a land-based casino. It was previously a riverboat facility, but moved ashore after the Indiana State Legislature revised its gambling laws.view
In Washington State, the Spokane Tribe of Indians in Airway Heights have announced the delayed first phase of their casino project would open Monday, Jan. 8, at 7 p.m. Construction began in mid-November 2016, with hopes of a 2017 opening.view
Additional gaming tables are in use today in Macau by two major operators, Wynn Macau Ltd and Sands China Ltd. Each now has 25 new-to-market live-dealer gaming tables for their casino resorts Wynn Palace and Parisian Macao.view
For online gaming in Michigan, it’s just a matter of how and when. That’s the message from Rep. Brandt Iden, R-Oshtemo, chair of the House Regulatory Reform Committee and representative for Michigan’s 61st District.view
Palace Station, the popular locals-centric casino, is in the process of providing charging capabilities at each seat at numerous new gambling tables as part of the property’s continuing remodeling project.view
Crown Resorts, in a filing with the Australian Stock Exchange, has revealed it has entered into agreement with a buyer to sell its 62 percent stake in online betting company CrownBet for $117 million (US).view
Chicago Tribune editorial board member Steve Chapman, in a recent opinion piece in the iconic newspaper generally known for its conservative views, has called for the legalization of sports wagering nationwide.view
Bingo is alive and well in downtown Las Vegas where the Plaza Hotel & Casino has announced that the only Bingo room downtown will host six Super Bingo tournaments in 2018, each offering higher jackpots and affordable entry fee.view
New York-based developer Steven Witkoff has revealed in an interview with Bloomberg News that the nation’s new tax revisions means he will be able to move ahead more quickly with his plans to develop the dormant Fontainebleau property in Las Vegas.view
In Las Vegas, a significantly increased number of public safety officers will be on duty to assist in a safe New Year’s Eve celebration. Tens of thousands of revelers are expected on the Las Vegas Strip to ring in 2018.view
Nevada’s November gaming revenue dipped 2.3 percent. The data, however, reveals that most Southern Nevada casinos saw increases, with the exception of the Strip, where revenue was down 6.04 percent in November compared to November last year.view
Tim Ritvo, Santa Anita Park CEO, says the track will move as quickly as possible to fix an issue involving the posting of inaccurate multi-race "will-pays” after a late scratch in the last race Tuesday, caused significant confusion for bettors.view
Horse racing has been suspended at the Palermo, Sicily racetrack after Italian police investigating mafia activity say they discovered illegal gambling and evidence that Cosa Nostra bosses were fixing races.view
Speculation has arisen that Delaware could beat New Jersey to the punch when it comes to legalized single-team sports wagering should the U.S. Supreme Court allow sports betting nationally.view
Santa Anita and the Stronach Group's chief operating officer, Tim Ritvo, says he’ll investigate what appears to be irregular "will-pays" from the last race on the iconic track’s opening-day card.view
The recently merged gambling giant Ladbrokes Coral has now agreed to be bought by online rival GVC in a deal worth up to £4bn. If approved by regulators, shareholders in GVC will hold 53.5% of the combined group.view
MGM Resorts International has a released a striking new video in advance of its transformation of the Monte Carlo into Park MGM and NoMad Las Vegas, what MGM calls a hotel within the hotel.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.