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Construction of $4 Billion Resorts World Las Vegas to Start in 2017

Construction of $4 Billion Resorts World Las Vegas to Start in 2017

Daniel Smyth - May 21st, 2017

The construction of Resorts World Las Vegas is set to get underway in the third quarter of 2017 according to a statement from the Genting Group. The $4 billion project […]

Bodog Bets Big on Brazil with H2 Poker Club Partnership

Bodog Bets Big on Brazil with H2 Poker Club Partnership

John Reger - May 17th, 2017

The Bodog brand is looking to add a little bite to its bark by sponsoring a Brazilian card room. The foray into live poker is part of a Latin and South […]

MGM Resorts Ready to Get in On New Jersey’s Online Gambling Game

MGM Resorts Ready to Get in On New Jersey’s Online Gambling Game

Jon Sofen - May 4th, 2017

MGM Resorts International is ready to wade into online gambling waters in New Jersey. No launch date has been set, but the Las Vegas-based casino giant said its “playMGM” online […]

Nevada Gaming Revenues Jump on March Madness Betting Gains

Nevada Gaming Revenues Jump on March Madness Betting Gains

Daniel Smyth - April 29th, 2017

The Nevada Gaming Control Board (GCB) released its latest monthly revenue report last week. Casinos across the state won more than $991 million from bettors in March, reflecting gains of […]

Marvel Studio’s Next Big Comic Book Blockbuster, Captain Marvel, Taps Poker Film Directors

Marvel Studio’s Next Big Comic Book Blockbuster, Captain Marvel, Taps Poker Film Directors

Chad Holloway - April 26th, 2017

Back in 2015, the indie poker film Mississippi Grind, which starred Ryan Reynolds and Ben Mendelsohn, opened to positive reviews. Now, the writer-director team of that movie, Anna Boden and […]

Monte Carlo Poker Room in Las Vegas Bites the Dust, and Then There Were 16

Monte Carlo Poker Room in Las Vegas Bites the Dust, and Then There Were 16

Jon Sofen - April 25th, 2017

It’s a sad day in Las Vegas for some poker players, as the Monte Carlo poker room has officially closed. The eight-table card room, located right in the heart of […]

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, […]