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A short-lived career at Four Queens

A short-lived career at Four Queens

posted on April 03, 2019 by

Vegas Vibe | I was a 5-1 underdog to pass the audition, but I somehow beat the odds and was told to start the following Monday.

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Be careful of bad advice

Be careful of bad advice

posted on April 03, 2019 by

Sports gambling may be the only industry in the world where people call themselves “professionals” that simply are not.

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Hard Rock reveals property will remain open into early 2020

Hard Rock reveals property will remain open into early 2020

posted on April 03, 2019 by

Design plans for the upcoming, reconceptualized and revitalized property, Virgin Hotels Las Vegas, have significantly been brought close to completion

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Most states' sports betting revenue misses estimates

Most states' sports betting revenue misses estimates

posted on April 03, 2019 by

When the Patriots won the Super Bowl again — and covered the spread, too — all of New England was delirious, with the possible exception of Rhode Island’s tax collectors.

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Wynn executives hid misconduct allegations for years

Wynn executives hid misconduct allegations for years

posted on April 02, 2019 by

Executives at Wynn Resorts concealed allegations of sexual misconduct against company founder Steve Wynn.

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Most states’ sports betting revenue misses estimates

Most states’ sports betting revenue misses estimates

posted on April 02, 2019 by

The states that moved quickly to legalize sports betting after the Supreme Court cleared the way are still waiting for the expected payoff.

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Sports betting revenue far below projection of 11.5 Million

Sports betting revenue far below projection of 11.5 Million

posted on March 30, 2019 by

Casinos in Rhode Island lost nearly $900,000 on sports betting in February after winning bets for the Super Bowl and other professional sports were paid out, the state lottery said Friday.

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Montana House endorses bill to legalize sports betting

Montana House endorses bill to legalize sports betting

posted on March 29, 2019 by

The Montana House has endorsed a bill that would legalize sports betting in the state. The House voted 90-10 Friday to approve the measure.

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Pro leagues, gambling industry are now the happy couple

Pro leagues, gambling industry are now the happy couple

posted on March 29, 2019 by

A year ago, Nevada was the only state where single-game sports bets were legal.

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Tennessee Senate panel recommends against sports wager bill

Tennessee Senate panel recommends against sports wager bill

posted on March 27, 2019 by

A Tennessee Senate panel has voted to recommend against passing a bill to legalize sports betting in the state.

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Caesars’ future grows more intriguing

Caesars’ future grows more intriguing

posted on March 27, 2019 by

Gaming Insider | Separate storylines continue taking shape as billionaire Carl Icahn has bought more Caesars stock hiking his stake to more than 28 percent.

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Rhode Island governor signs bill for mobile sports betting

Rhode Island governor signs bill for mobile sports betting

posted on March 25, 2019 by

Rhode Island’s governor signed a bill Monday that will allow sports betting to move online.

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North Dakota Senate kills sports betting bill

North Dakota Senate kills sports betting bill

posted on March 25, 2019 by

North Dakota’s Republican-led Senate has killed legislation to allow legal gambling on college and professional sports.

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Connecticut's gambling future uncertain

Connecticut's gambling future uncertain

posted on March 24, 2019 by

The federal government may have finally given the go-ahead to a satellite tribal casino in East Windsor, but that doesn’t mean the debate over gambling in Connecticut is settled.

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Pennsylvania sports betting flattens in third full month

Pennsylvania sports betting flattens in third full month

posted on March 20, 2019 by

The third full month of legal sports betting in Pennsylvania saw gambling flatten. Gamblers bet $31.5 million in February at five casinos and one off-track betting parlor.

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Sports betting at upstate NY casinos can begin in May

Sports betting at upstate NY casinos can begin in May

posted on March 20, 2019 by

Upstate New York casinos authorized to offer sports gambling could be accepting wagers by Memorial Day weekend.

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Sports betting remains offline at 2 W.Va. casinos

Sports betting remains offline at 2 W.Va. casinos

posted on March 20, 2019 by

Sports wagering will remain offline at two West Virginia casinos at the start of the NCAA Tournament.

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Bob Scucci loving new challenge of sports betting expansion

Bob Scucci loving new challenge of sports betting expansion

posted on March 20, 2019 by

Bob Scucci said Boyd is positioning itself for when sports betting becomes legal in Louisiana, Illinois and Indiana.

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Carl Icahn tightening grip on Caesars Ent.

Carl Icahn tightening grip on Caesars Ent.

posted on March 20, 2019 by

Gaming Insider | What is Carl Icahn’s plan? The focus on this subject is rising as the billionaire shows no sign of backing away from Caesars Entertainment. 

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Other states ready for March Madness betting

Other states ready for March Madness betting

posted on March 20, 2019 by

FanDuel’s book at the Meadowlands Racetrack is going to be a popular gathering place for betting this year's March Madness.

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