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12, Tuesday June 2018

Gun Lake Casino shares $7.6m with Michigan gvts

In Michigan, the Gun Lake Tribe has seen revenue from its Gun Lake Casino grow by nearly 25 percent. The federally recognized tribe attributed the swell to the $76 million expansion of its Wayland casino that broke ground in January 2016 and opened on May 3, 2017. According to the June press release, the tribe’s […]

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12, Tuesday June 2018

New Jersey to begin offering legal sportsbetting from Thursday

Yesterday reportedly saw New Jersey Governor, Phil Murphy (pictured), sign legislation into law that will allow the eastern state’s casinos and racetracks to offer sportsbetting on a wide range of collegiate and professional sports to anyone over the age of 21. According to a Monday report from digital news content provider, NJ.com, the Democrat’s signature means […]

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11, Monday June 2018

Wynn Las Vegas, Encore to do away with parking fee beginning July 1

After in August 2017, the self-parking garages at Wynn Las Vegas and Encore began to charge visitors and registered hotel guests for parking, Wynn Resorts Ltd. (NASDAQ: WYNN), recently announced that effective July 1, hotel guests will no longer be charged for parking. Any patron spending $50 or more, including gambling, food and shopping, will […]

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11, Monday June 2018

Tioga Downs sets sights on sports gambling legalization

In Nichols, New York, if owner, Jeff Gural, (pictured) has his way, Tioga Downs Casino and Resort will be offering sports gambling in-house and online in time for the 2018 NFL regular season, which begins on September 6, 2018. After the U.S. Supreme Court on May 14 struck down a 26-year-old federal law that effectively prevented […]

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11, Monday June 2018

Northwest Indiana casinos see small decline in May year-over-year revenues

The Indiana Gaming Commission has released the revenue earning reports for May involving the four casinos operating in the northwest region of the state. When reviewing the numbers, the casino saw a small decline when comparing the totals from the same month last year. For May 2018, the four casinos brought in $79.6m which is […]

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09, Saturday June 2018

Microgaming rolls out its latest online slot in Wild Scarabs

Wild Scarabs, the latest game release from Isle of Man based software development company, Microgaming, transports players back to ancient Egypt in their quest for long-lost treasures guarded by gilded scarabs. This five-reel online slot offers 243 ways to win and two exciting wild features that award players with massive wins. In the base game, […]

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09, Saturday June 2018

Poker Hall of Fame Nominations Now Open

The World Series of Poker has announced that the nomination process for the 2018 class of the Poker Hall of Fame is now open. Nominees can be made by the public online, with each individual nominated having to meet a certain set of criteria. Fans and poker players can begin nominating those who they feel […]

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09, Saturday June 2018

QTech Games to integrate full Betradar product portfolio

A little over a month after buying a controlling stake in Swedish video slot developer Snowborn Games AB, Asian online casino games distributor QTech Games has signed a deal that is to see its platform integrate the full product portfolio from the Betradar subsidiary of sports data and digital content solutions and services innovator Sportradar […]

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08, Friday June 2018

Wynn Resorts fills newly created Chief Sustainability Officer role

Las Vegas-based developer and operator of high-end hotels and casinos, Wynn Resorts Ltd. (NASDAQ: WYNN), has named Erik Hansen (pictured) its first Chief Sustainability Officer. The newly created position will see Hansen charged with developing the company’s energy procurement goals and global sustainability strategy. Having served as the company’s Director of Procurement since 2016, Hansen […]

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08, Friday June 2018

Canadian police arrest suspected international money launderer

Law enforcement officials in western Canada reportedly arrested an Australian national late last month amid allegations that he was the mastermind behind an operation that had laundered millions of dollars in cash through casinos located on three continents. According to a report from the Australian Associated Press news service published by the Daily Mail newspaper, […]

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