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Pittsburgh Steelers Owner Says Oakland Raiders Don’t Need Sheldon Adelson’s Help to Move to Las Vegas

Pittsburgh Steelers Owner Says Oakland Raiders Don’t Need Sheldon Adelson’s Help to Move to Las Vegas

Jon Sofen - January 12th, 2017

Pittsburgh Steelers owner Art Rooney says an Oakland Raiders’ move to Las Vegas is still on the table with or without Sheldon Adelson’s investment. But Raiders owner Mark Davis refused […]

MSPT Inaugural “Poker Bowl” in Las Vegas to Coincide with Super Bowl, Synergy of Both Brings Added Value

MSPT Inaugural “Poker Bowl” in Las Vegas to Coincide with Super Bowl, Synergy of Both Brings Added Value

Chad Holloway - January 7th, 2017

The Mid-States Poker Tour took a look at what poker players like to do best when they’re not playing their card game of choice, and came up with the obvious […]

Regular Joe Starbucks Barista Wins Just Shy of a Million in Las Vegas Westgate SuperContest

Regular Joe Starbucks Barista Wins Just Shy of a Million in Las Vegas Westgate SuperContest

John Reger - January 4th, 2017

A Starbucks barista brewed up his best pot yet, defeating a field of 1,853 professional and amateur sports bettors to win $907,699.38 in the Las Vegas Westgate’s SuperContest. Coffeemaker Damon […]

Sheldon Adelson Attempting to Block Oakland Raiders Move to Las Vegas, Team Still Poised to Migrate to Sin City

Sheldon Adelson Attempting to Block Oakland Raiders Move to Las Vegas, Team Still Poised to Migrate to Sin City

Jon Sofen - December 22nd, 2016

Sheldon Adelson is doing what he does best: protesting to get his way. Unfortunately for the billionaire, his temper tantrums don’t always work in his favor. Take, for example, his […]

Is GVC Sale of Kalixa Sign It Wants to Talk Takeover Deals?

Is GVC Sale of Kalixa Sign It Wants to Talk Takeover Deals?

Daniel Smyth - December 19th, 2016

Online gaming company GVC has agreed to sell its payment processing unit in a bid to reduce part of its company debt. GVC hit the headlines earlier this month after […]

Virtual Reality Sports Betting Soon to be a Virtual Reality in Nevada

Virtual Reality Sports Betting Soon to be a Virtual Reality in Nevada

Jon Sofen - December 13th, 2016

Inspired, which is a leading virtual reality sports and mobile gaming company, has announced an agreement with William Hill sports books and the Nevada Gaming Control Board to offer virtual […]

Daily Fantasy Sports Study Suggests Industry Could Double by 2021

Daily Fantasy Sports Study Suggests Industry Could Double by 2021

Jon Sofen - December 5th, 2016

Daily fantasy sports games are big business. Millions of gamblers log onto websites such as DraftKings and FanDuel to get some action. As popular as the game is now, the […]

Poker in China: Investors Looking to Back Latest Esport

Poker in China: Investors Looking to Back Latest Esport

Daniel Smyth - October 31st, 2016

Poker and China have become inextricably linked over the last few years. Now, with the help of business investors, the game and the country could become even closer. With the […]

DraftKings and FanDuel Could Finalize Merger within Days

DraftKings and FanDuel Could Finalize Merger within Days

Philip Conneller - October 31st, 2016

DraftKings and FanDuel could be close to announcing a merger that would create a daily fantasy sports powerhouse with a 90 to 95 percent market dominance. Sources who spoke to […]

Amaya and William Hill Merger Talks Break Down Amid Shareholder Revolt

Amaya and William Hill Merger Talks Break Down Amid Shareholder Revolt

Philip Conneller - October 18th, 2016

The Amaya-William Hill merger is off. Negotiations that began last week with hopes of creating a $6 billion “merger of equals” and a “clear international leader across online sports betting, […]

New Jersey Petitions US Supreme Court over “Unconstitutional” Sports Betting Ban

New Jersey Petitions US Supreme Court over “Unconstitutional” Sports Betting Ban

Philip Conneller - October 17th, 2016

New Jersey will take its claim to the US Supreme Court as it seeks to argue that the federal ban on sports betting is a violation of its constitutional rights […]