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Nevada Poker Rooms Match 2015 Revenues in October

Nevada Poker Rooms Match 2015 Revenues in October

Jon Sofen - December 4th, 2016

Nevada poker rooms raked in $8.7 million in revenue during the month of October, matching last year’s mark for the same month. The Silver State has more card rooms (65) […]

Ministers to Vote on Japanese Casino Regulation

Ministers to Vote on Japanese Casino Regulation

Daniel Smyth - December 3rd, 2016

Japanese casino regulation could become a reality in the coming weeks thanks to a push by the Liberal Democratic Party. As it stands, live casinos are outlawed in Japan, but […]

Las Vegas Is The Hot Tip This Thanksgiving

Las Vegas Is The Hot Tip This Thanksgiving

Jon Sofen - November 22nd, 2016

According to the stats, if you want to do something that doesn’t involve turkey this Thanksgiving, Las Vegas is the place to be. On any typical day, Nevada’s Department of […]

New Jersey Rejects Casino Industry Expansion Plans

New Jersey Rejects Casino Industry Expansion Plans

Daniel Smyth - November 12th, 2016

New Jersey will remain a one location casino state after voters unanimously rejected a proposed expansion to the North Jersey area. The long-running debate of whether casino operators should be […]

Revel Casino Could Rejuvenate Atlantic City Poker in 2017

Revel Casino Could Rejuvenate Atlantic City Poker in 2017

Daniel Smyth - November 9th, 2016

Atlantic City’s Revel Casino could be set for a return to the gaming arena in 2017 with a little help from some former Taj Mahal executives. Up until now, Atlantic […]

Taj Mahal Demise Shouldn’t Overshadow Donald Trump’s Contribution to US Poker

Taj Mahal Demise Shouldn’t Overshadow Donald Trump’s Contribution to US Poker

Daniel Smyth - November 1st, 2016

Donald Trump might be playing a very tough hand these days, being in the heads up game of his life with one week to go till the 2016 presidential election […]

Nevada Poker Rooms Rake In More Revenue in September

Nevada Poker Rooms Rake In More Revenue in September

Daniel Smyth - October 30th, 2016

Nevada poker rooms received a boost in September with increased activity leading to a year-on-year increase of almost 1.5 percent. The latest figures from the Nevada Gaming Control Board have […]

Phil Ivey Dealt Rags by Judge in $10 Million Borgata Legal Battle

Phil Ivey Dealt Rags by Judge in $10 Million Borgata Legal Battle

Philip Conneller - October 24th, 2016

Phil Ivey’s hand may finally be dead in his seemingly never-ending lawsuit against the Borgata in Atlantic City. On Friday, US District Court Judge Noel Hillman dismissed the Borgata’s claim of […]

Trump Taj Mahal, Legendary Atlantic City Casino, Closing Its Doors After 26 years

Trump Taj Mahal, Legendary Atlantic City Casino, Closing Its Doors After 26 years

Jon Sofen - October 10th, 2016

The Trump Taj Mahal, once an east coast poker hotspot, is closing its doors for good after 26 years. An Atlantic City icon, the casino was originally founded by Resorts […]

Casino Pioneer Lyle Berman Inducted Into AGA Gaming Hall of Fame

Casino Pioneer Lyle Berman Inducted Into AGA Gaming Hall of Fame

Jon Sofen - October 3rd, 2016

Lyle Berman, a three-time World Series of Poker (WSOP) bracelet winner, has been inducted into the American Gaming Association’s (AGA) Gaming Hall of Fame at the Venetian in Las Vegas. […]

MSPT Fall Preview: Ho-Chunk and Michigan State Poker Championship Among Upcoming Events

MSPT Fall Preview: Ho-Chunk and Michigan State Poker Championship Among Upcoming Events

Chad Holloway - August 28th, 2016

The Mid-States Poker Tour (MSPT), for many in the Midwest (and even beyond), it’s a “must play” event series. Each season runs a calendar year, and some notable stops are […]