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Poker Playing Billionaire Casino Owner Phil Ruffin Buys Casino Miami

Poker Playing Billionaire Casino Owner Phil Ruffin Buys Casino Miami

CardsChat News - December 10th, 2018
Treasure Island Hotel and Casino owner Phil Ruffin is an enthusiastic poker player, one who has made appearances on High Stakes Poker and at the World Series of Poker over […]
Gaming Industry Leaders Unite to Form New US Sports Betting Integrity Group SWIMA

Gaming Industry Leaders Unite to Form New US Sports Betting Integrity Group SWIMA

CardsChat News - November 29th, 2018
With their stake in the sports betting industry growing by the week, executives from MGM Resorts International and Caesars Entertainment have announced the formation of a sports integrity association aimed […]
Stars Group Partners with Eldorado Resorts in Preparation for US Online Poker, Gaming Expansion

Stars Group Partners with Eldorado Resorts in Preparation for US Online Poker, Gaming Expansion

CardsChat News - November 27th, 2018
The Stars Group – parent company of online poker giant PokerStars – announced on Monday that it was entering into an agreement with Eldorado Resorts that would give the company […]
World Poker Tour Releases Schedule for Ten Events in Second Half of Season 17

World Poker Tour Releases Schedule for Ten Events in Second Half of Season 17

CardsChat News - November 21st, 2018
The World Poker Tour has announced the remainder of its schedule for Season 17, releasing details on 10 events that will take place between January and early June of 2019. […]
Hustler Casino Boss Wins Poker Tournament, Gives It All Away to California Fire Relief Efforts

Hustler Casino Boss Wins Poker Tournament, Gives It All Away to California Fire Relief Efforts

CardsChat News - November 14th, 2018
As the General Manager of the Lucky Lady and Hustler Casinos in Gardena, California, Rob Reid doesn’t get many chances to put his poker skills to the test these days. […]
Next Run It Up Poker Event Happening in December at Stones Gambling Hall in California

Next Run It Up Poker Event Happening in December at Stones Gambling Hall in California

CardsChat News - November 13th, 2018
Fans of Jason Somerville and his Run It Up Twitch streams are familiar with Run It Up Reno, the long running series of poker festivals that have taken place in […]
Las Vegas Game-Changer in the Works? Caesars and MGM Reportedly Considering Merger

Las Vegas Game-Changer in the Works? Caesars and MGM Reportedly Considering Merger

Jon Sofen - November 6th, 2018
There’s a rumor going around that, if true, would change the face of gambling in Las Vegas and Atlantic City. Caesars Entertainment and MGM Resorts International are reportedly discussing a […]
Caesars Strikes Partnership Deal with Las Vegas Raiders in a “Major Coup”

Caesars Strikes Partnership Deal with Las Vegas Raiders in a “Major Coup”

Cort Smith - November 4th, 2018
Caesars Entertainment will be the official partner of the Las Vegas Raiders and their new stadium when the team moves from Oakland in 2020. Financial terms surrounding the 15-year deal […]
New York Jets Taking Heat for Promotional Deal with Online Poker Operator 888

New York Jets Taking Heat for Promotional Deal with Online Poker Operator 888

CardsChat News - October 31st, 2018
The New York Jets have become the first NFL team to form a partnership with a gaming firm that goes beyond a sponsorship for an individual casino, signing a deal […]
AGA: Sports Leagues Will Make $4.2B From Legal Betting Without Seeing a Cent from Actual Wagers

AGA: Sports Leagues Will Make $4.2B From Legal Betting Without Seeing a Cent from Actual Wagers

CardsChat News - October 19th, 2018
A new study suggests that US sports leagues are poised to rake in a combined $4.2 billion annually thanks to legalized sports betting. The study, which was funded by the […]
Unable to Find Money in New Jersey, Borgata Wants Approval to Go After Phil Ivey’s Nevada Assets

Unable to Find Money in New Jersey, Borgata Wants Approval to Go After Phil Ivey’s Nevada Assets

CardsChat News - October 16th, 2018
The Borgata might have won a $10.1 million judgement against Phil Ivey in their edge sorting case with the famous poker pro, but according to a report by CardPlayer.com, the […]