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Pennsylvania’s March Land-Based Poker Room Revenues Could Fire Up Online Poker Legislation

Pennsylvania’s March Land-Based Poker Room Revenues Could Fire Up Online Poker Legislation

Jon Sofen - April 19th, 2017

Pennsylvania’s brick-and-mortar poker room revenue was on the rise in March. There’s no guarantee that fact will have a positive impact on a pending online poker bill, but it can’t […]

Delaware Internet Gaming Market Struggles as March Revenue Plummets 42 Percent

Delaware Internet Gaming Market Struggles as March Revenue Plummets 42 Percent

Chad Holloway - April 19th, 2017

Since its launch in 2013, the Delaware internet gaming market has experienced a bit of a rollercoaster ride. In 2015, it was on life support, before bouncing back big in […]

Casino Ban by Goan Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar Could Hurt Poker in India

Casino Ban by Goan Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar Could Hurt Poker in India

Daniel Smyth - April 17th, 2017

Poker in India may be in trouble in at least one state after an influential minister claimed that gambling is “not good.” Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar told Indian news […]

NY State’s Rivers Casino Poker Room Has Problem Most Would Envy: Too Much Business

NY State’s Rivers Casino Poker Room Has Problem Most Would Envy: Too Much Business

John Reger - April 10th, 2017

It didn’t take long for players jonesing to see some tournament action at the recently opened Rivers Casino in Schenectady, New York to get their wish. Just two months after opening […]

Gambling in China On the Slide According to Hong Kong Survey

Gambling in China On the Slide According to Hong Kong Survey

Daniel Smyth - April 10th, 2017

Gambling in China is on the decline according to a recent study carried out by the Ping Wo Fund. As outlined by an official press release published on April 5, […]

Las Vegas Poker Scene Experiencing a Decline in Available Poker Tables but Sky Isn’t Falling

Las Vegas Poker Scene Experiencing a Decline in Available Poker Tables but Sky Isn’t Falling

Jon Sofen - March 28th, 2017

The Las Vegas poker scene has drawn some national attention in recent days. Many major media outlets such as the Chicago Tribune and Las Vegas Review-Journal have tackled the issue […]

Oakland Raiders Officially Moving to Las Vegas No Thanks to Sheldon Adelson

Oakland Raiders Officially Moving to Las Vegas No Thanks to Sheldon Adelson

Jon Sofen - March 28th, 2017

The Oakland Raiders will soon be skipping town and heading south to the desert. NFL teams voted 31-1 on Monday to approve the team’s relocation to Las Vegas. Only 24 […]

Sheldon Adelson Listed at 20th on Forbes’ Wealthiest List

Sheldon Adelson Listed at 20th on Forbes’ Wealthiest List

Jon Sofen - March 27th, 2017

Saying that Sheldon Adelson is wealthy is as big of an understatement as accusing Charles Manson of being mean. But how rich is he? According to Forbes’ updated list of […]

NFL Star Jason Taylor to Host Charity Poker Tournament March 29 in South Florida

NFL Star Jason Taylor to Host Charity Poker Tournament March 29 in South Florida

Jon Sofen - March 23rd, 2017

Former NFL star Jason Taylor will host a charity poker tournament at Seminole Hard Rock Casino in Hollywood, Florida on March 29. The recent Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee […]

Apocalypto Star Rudy Youngblood Arrested for Poker Room Bust Up

Apocalypto Star Rudy Youngblood Arrested for Poker Room Bust Up

Daniel Smyth - March 20th, 2017

Apocalypto star Rudy Youngblood was arrested for reportedly being drunk and disorderly inside Miami’s Miccosukee Resort & Gaming’s poker room according to TMZ. The 34-year-old, who played Jaguar Paw in […]

Sheldon Adelson Rumor: Casino Mogul Wants Wynn Resort, Steve Wynn’s Stocks Get a Boost

Sheldon Adelson Rumor: Casino Mogul Wants Wynn Resort, Steve Wynn’s Stocks Get a Boost

Jon Sofen - March 19th, 2017

Sheldon Adelson is reportedly interested in obtaining ownership of Wynn-Encore Casino Resort in Las Vegas. After the rumors began swirling of the casino mogul’s interest in the property, Steve Wynn’s […]