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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 […]

Trump Taj Mahal Liquidation Sale is Happening

Taj Mahal Hotel & Casino Atlantic City Starts Liquidation Sale

The famous Trump Taj Mahal Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City is currently undergoing a liquidation sale. As we all know, the failing property was bought by Hard Rock International, who will be completely renovating it and reopening. Before the renovations can be started, everything within the Taj Mahal needs to go. Buyers will be […]

Cosmopolitan Penthouse Suites Free, For A Price

Cosmopolitan Las Vegas Free Penthouse Suites

The Cosmopolitan Hotel and Casino has just launched an initiative in an attempt to fill up is 21 new Boulevard Penthouse suites. These amazing rooms in Las Vegas have an incredible view of the Bellagio Fountain, as well as a drink cabinet with bottles of Louis XII Black Pearl cognac, which are said to cost […]

Pennsylvania Gambling Expansion Passes State House

Pennsylvania Passes Gambling Expansion Bill

The Pennsylvania House of Representatives has finally taken action on the state’s proposed changes for gambling, which could lead to massive changes. The issue has been a hot topic for more than 12 months, and this week, it finally went before the house. However, controversy seems to follow the gambling industry sometimes, and this bill […]

Nevada Sees Revenue Increase, Despite Fewer Visitors

Nevada sees gambling revenue increase, Las Vegas

Nevada has seen its revenue generated from the gambling industry increase during the course of April 2017. This is despite the fact that the state saw the number of visitors drop. While the increase is relatively small, it is actually more impressive than it seems, as April 2016 had seen plenty of big events happening. […]

Bitcoin Fluctuations Make Gamblers Uncertain

Bitcoin Online Gambling Uncertainty

With more and more online gambling establishments accepting Bitcoin, many American players are starting to use it as their banking method of choice, enjoying the anonymous nature of the currency. However, there are also some issues that are creeping in now, which gamblers are having to deal with. The main issue at hand is how […]

SLS Resort Las Vegas Sold to New Owner

SLS Las Vegas Resort and Casino Sold

The SLS Las Vegas Casino Resort has reportedly been sold to a new company. The SLS has been struggling financially since it underwent renovations tree years ago. The SLS Las Vegas had previously been known as the Sahara Hotel and Casino, and it was a very famous location. Once it underwent its renovations, it was […]

Elvis Presley Private Jet For Sale

Elvis Presley Private Jet on Sale

The private jet belonging to the one and only Elvis Presley is reportedly going on sale in the near future. If you’re an Elvis fan, this would be the perfect piece of memorabilia to remember the King. Just imagine for a second, arriving in Las Vegas in Elvis Presley’s private jet? Is there a cooler […]

New MGM Resort to make $220 million in 2018

MGM Cotai Resort Macau

MGM is currently working on the final stages of construction of its newest casino resort, called the MGM Cotai. It is expected to open later this year, during the final quarter of 2017. The new resort has reportedly cost $3.3 billion to construct. One of the world’s largest credit rating companies believes that the new […]

Kentucky Derby sees man win $75 000 off a $1 bet

Kentucky Derby Race 2017 - Big Winner

The 143rd Kentucky Derby took place recently, and one lucky gambler managed to win a massive sum of money off a tiny bet. If ever a time machine would come in handy, this would be it. Thanks to the less than ideal conditions, with a wet track, several long shots were able to place higher […]

Atlantic City Casino Tax Revenue Too Low?

Atlantic City New Jersey Tax Revenue

During the course of 2015, the gambling industry in Atlantic City, New Jersey, contributed $237 million in gambling tax to the state. This seems like quite a substantial figure; however, it pales in comparison to the revenue generated by other state’s gambling industries. Now, there are many in people out there who think this tax […]

Man wins $1 Million with Crazy 4 Poker

Crazy 4 Poker $1 million jackpot won

Crazy 4 Poker – The 15th of April was a very good day for one lucky San Diego resident. He was visiting Las Vegas and managed to win himself a nice jackpot playing Crazy 4 Poker. The 15th of April is tax day for most Americans, but this lucky gentleman had a far more exciting […]

Online Gambling Revenue Plummets in Delaware

Delaware gambling revenue drops in March 2017

The online gambling industry has puzzled industry experts as the revenue it generated in March 2017 plummeted. The online casinos in Delaware only won just over $150 000 during the course of the month, which equates to a 42% decrease when compared to what they made in March 2016. Delaware’s iGaming Revenue drops by over 40% […]

Connecticut Casinos Continue to Struggle

Connecticut Casinos revenue struggles USA

Times have been tough for casinos located within the state of Connecticut and, unfortunately, it doesn’t look like that is going to change anytime soon. Connecticut casinos have had to suffer through nine years of shrinking year-on-year business, and this hasn’t been helped by neighboring states expanding their gambling operations. Connecticut Casinos experience big drop […]

Man loses $100 000 Jackpot in Florida

Florida man loses casino jackpot to friend

We’ve all seen it in movies and TV. There’s someone gambling at a casino and they ask a woman to participate in the bet to give them luck. Normally we see this with regards to blowing on the dice before rolling them in Craps. However, this went terribly wrong for one particular gambler in Florida […]

Hard Rock announces Taj Mahal Casino Plans

Trump Taj Mahal hard Rock Atlantic City

Hard Rock has recently announced its plans to renovate and overhaul the Trump Taj Casino and Hotel in Atlantic City. Once complete, it will be officially known as Hard Rock Atlantic City. For anyone who is a fan of the current design of the building, they’ll likely be disappointed, as Hard Rock is planning extensive […]