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New York Sports betting Boost

Four New York’s new casinos are facing their set of changes. The four New York casinos started opening in 2017.  All the casinos were up and running in time for the NFL 2019-20 season.  The New York Giants and Jets both could find victory, but the casino won on their behalf. The casinos saw a […]

Resorts World Catskills Bought-Out

Resorts World Catskills USA

Resorts World Catskills, which has been deemed as ‘nearly bankrupt’, has been sold to a Malaysian billionaire. The New York-based casino, which is said to be the largest in the upstate area, has accepted a buyout. Empire Resorts, which is the parent company of Resorts World Catskills, had announced at the beginning of the week […]

Resorts World Catskills Loses $37 Million in Q2

Resorts World Catskills suffers $32 Million in losses in Q2 2018

Things don’t seem to be going so well for Resorts World Catskills. The hotel and casino opened its doors back in February 2018, and there was plenty of excitement to go around. The property looked set to revitalize the area, but things haven’t worked out that way. Recent figures released suggest that Resorts World Catskills […]

Resorts World Catskills Sees Half its Predicted Revenue

Resorts World Catskills Currently Underperforming

Resorts World Catskills opened its doors in February 2018. It was thought that it would be the crowning achievement of New York’s casino expansion plans. However, things have not been going according to plan, and since opening, it has brought in less than half of what its predicted gaming revenue. So far, Resorts World Catskills […]

City of Niagara Falls Prepares for Difficult Times Ahead

City of Niagara Falls struggling financially

The City of Niagara Falls in New York is currently in the process of creating a worst-case scenario budget for the year ahead. The city is currently being forced to prepare this budget under the assumption that the Seneca Nation’s casino, located in the city, will continue to withhold funds in 2018. The ongoing dispute […]

New York Looking for Ways to Quickly legalize Sports Betting

new York wants to quickly legalize sports betting if PASPA overturned

Lawmakers in the state of New York are reportedly trying to find clever ways to allow sports betting in the state if the Supreme Court overturns PASPA (Professional and Amateur Sports p[rotection Act). Lawmakers are trying to figure out how to allow sports betting to take place at horse racetracks, pari-mutuel betting venues, and non-tribal […]

Lucky Player Wins $500k at New York Casino

Three Card Poker Player lands $500k jackpot win

A player in New York has won a rather nice jackpot while playing Three Card Poker. The player in question was gambling at the Rivers Casino and Resort in Schenectady, New York. While playing Three Card Poker with a progressive jackpot, they got lucky and won. Player gets Royal Flush to Win The lucky winner […]

New York Counties Have Extra Cash, Thanks to Casinos

New York Counties benefits from new casinos

New York counties are in a better place with regards to funding this year, thanks to the relaxing of gambling regulations. Thanks to changes that allowed for new casinos to be built, various New York counties are finding that they have more tax money at their disposal. New York Counties Get Revenue Boost Many local […]

City of Niagara Falls Wants Answers About Seneca Revenue Sharing

Seneca Nation Niagara City Casino

The City of Niagara Falls in the state of New York is demanding answers after the Seneca Nation decided to freeze its revenue sharing program with the state. The city is concerned that without the additional funding provided by Seneca’s casinos, the city will be left with less funding than it needs. The situation with […]