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Seminole Casinos Made Big Bucks in Florida

Seminole Tribe Hard Rock Casino Tampa

Recent reports have surfaced that indicate the Seminole Tribe is making vast sums of money from its casinos located in Florida. In total, the Seminole Tribe currently runs seven different Florida casinos, and its revenue sharing payments with the state have recently been examined. This has helped determine just how much money the tribe’s casinos […]

Stratosphere Casino’s New Owner Posts Record Earnings

The Stratosphere Casino and Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada, will soon have a new owner. The new owners, Golden Entertainment, recently announced that it had achieved record financial earnings in Q2 of 2017. This is thanks to very strong revenue generated by slot machines in its Nevada casinos, as well as its restaurant gaming locations. […]

Arizona Charities Benefit from Casino Jackpots

Arizona casinos donating unclaimed winnings to deserving charities

A program has been running in the state of Arizona, which sees charities benefitting from the casino industry. The program involves three land-based casinos in Phoenix, which are giving unclaimed casino jackpots to charitable organizations. All three casinos are run and operated by Gila River Gaming Enterprises. The three casinos are Wild Horse Pass, Lone […]

New Jersey Hopes to Share Poker Players with Other States

New Jersey Poker player sharing

New Jersey has reportedly reopened talks with other states to share online poker liquidity. This news came after the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement apparently started talking to Nevada about pooling online poker players together. The talks also revealed that New Jersey is open to the option of sharing online poker players with Pennsylvania, […]

Scott Blumstein, First Time WSOP Player, Wins Main Event

Scoot Blumstein wins 2017 WSOP Main Event

The 2017 World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event came to a conclusion in the early hours of Sunday morning on the 23rd of July. The main event was won by 25-year old Scott Blumstein, a poker player from New Jersey. What makes the story even more incredible is that this was his first ever […]

WSOP Main Event Final Contestants Decided

WSOP Final Nine Poker players 2017

The contestants for the World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event finale was decided earlier this week. The final nine poker players who will battle it out to win the WSOP was decided early on Tuesday morning. This is the third largest WSOP Main Event in the history of the competition, with a total of […]

FastPick is New Jersey’s New Daily Fantasy Sports Operator

FastPick New Jersey Daily fantasy Sports

FastPick is the new daily sports operator that has officially started accepting players in New Jersey. The new provider is taking a new and interesting approach to daily fantasy sports that some say blurs the line between sports betting and fantasy sports. What makes FastPick unique is that players are competing against the casino as […]

Las Vegas Sportsbooks Gear Up for NFL Season

Las Vegas Sportsboks preparing for NFL season start

Las Vegas sportsbooks are getting ready for the start of the 2017 NFL season. The first preseason games will be taking place in under three weeks. Sportsbooks in Sin City are preparing themselves for all the football fans who will be getting in on the action. Back in 2016, sportsbook in Las Vegas reported that […]

DraftKings and FanDuel Call off Merger

Draftkings and FanDuels Call off merger

DraftKings and FanDuel have decided to call off their proposed merger. Recently, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) decided to try and block the merger for fears of a monopoly being created in the daily fantasy sports market. DraftKings and FanDuel are the two biggest operators of daily fantasy sports, and it is believed they service […]

Sands Bethlehem in Hot Water Over Underage Gamblers

Sands Bethlehem Casino fined for underage gamblers

The Sands Bethlehem is once again in hot water with the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB). This is due to the casino once again failing to stop underage gamblers from accessing the casino’s gaming floor. The Sands Bethlehem reported the incidents to the regulatory board and has been fined US$150 000. Sands Bethlehem Reports 10 Incidents […]

Lucky Californian Wins Lotto Twice in One Week

Californian teen wins lotto twice in one week

We all dream of winning a nice amount of money while playing the lotto, but imagine being lucky enough to do it twice in one week. This is exactly what happened to a very lucky Californian teenager who managed to win herself over $600 000 in one week. We’d be happy with winning the lotto just […]

FanDuel and DraftKings Fight Attempt to Block Merger

FanDuels and DraftKings fight FTC

FanDuel and Draftkings, two of the biggest websites involved in Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) have started a passionate defence of their business merger plans after the US Federal Trade Commission launched an official effort to block the merger. The US Trade Commission is arguing that the merger will break Federal laws and be bad for […]