Problem Gambling Continues To Emerge In New Ways

Problem Gambling

Gambling has become more normalized in the US, which has led to new instances of problem gambling. Ohio is only devoting 2% of gambling revenue to addiction services in their upcoming legalization plans. Trainwreck of Trainwreckstv has lost 22.9 million over the course of nine months. LAS VEGAS – As gambling becomes more and more … Read more

Gambling Kiosks Causing Issues In Georgia and Florida

Gambling Machines

Bibb County, Georgia County Commissioner Virgil Watkins proposed an ordinance that would restrict the locations that may offer coin-operated online gambling kiosks. Seminole County, Florida, has completed an undercover sting operation that successfully shut down eight illegal gambling establishments throughout the county. MACON, Ga. – At least two municipalities are facing issues with virtual gambling … Read more

Tunica, A Gambling Capital, Plans To Pivot Away From Casinos

Tunica MS

Tunica County plans to sell almost $150 million in bonds to raise funds for renovating a former casino. Tunica is one of the major gambling destinations in the American south. The casino will be renovated into a convention center, with a water park and hotels attached as well. TUNICA, Miss. – Tunica, Mississippi is known … Read more

FaZe Clan Announces Sponsorship Deal With DraftKings

FaZe Clan - DraftKings

FaZe Clan has reached an agreement with DraftKings on a sponsorship deal. DK will become the official sports betting, online gambling, daily fantasy and free-to-play partner of FaZe Clan. FaZe is in the process of going public via a SPAC merger. LAS VEGAS – FaZe Clan, the famous esports organization, is getting involved in the … Read more

The Best 2021 Halloween Casino Events, Promotions, Contests

BetOnline is offering a $10,000 Halloween Pick ‘Em contest. L’Auberge Casino Resort Lake Charles is offering a $15,000 Halloween Costume. Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa is offering a $5,000 Costume Contest. LAS VEGAS – Halloween is coming up, and that means that gamblers will be looking for the best promotions and contests. Various sportsbooks … Read more

British Authorities Investigating If NFT Company Needs Gambling License

sorare

Sorare, an NFT fantasy soccer company, is under investigation by the U.K. Gambling Commission. The Commission will look to determine whether or not Sorare’s platform constitutes gambling. Sorare claims that their services do not constitute gambling in any way. LONDON – Are NFT’s gambling? Can their use cases make them such that they need to … Read more

Pete Rose To Place First Bet At Cincinnati Hard Rock Casino

Pete Rose is set to place the first table game wager at the Hard Rock Casino Cincinnati. The grand opening will see Hard Rock replace Jack Casino in Cincinnati. CINCINNATI – The Cincinnati Hard Rock Casino will see its grand opening on Friday, October 29 and special guest Pete Rose will be placing the first … Read more

Bill Hornbuckle Of MGM Endorses Online Casinos In Nevada

iGaming

At the recent IndyFest 2021, Bill Hornbuckle, CEO of MGM Resorts, publicly endorsed iGaming in Nevada. Nevada has historically been against online casinos. However, iGaming access would have saved the state from a lot of lost revenue suffered during the pandemic casino closures. LAS VEGAS – The topic of iGaming in Nevada was brought up … Read more

Penn National Pays $10,000 Settlement Over A TikTok Video

Penn National Fine

Penn National paid out a $10k settlement over a reportedly misleading TikTok video. The video was posted to a Barstool Sports account. Penn National owns a 36% stake in Barstool Sports. INDIANAPOLIS – Casino and racetrack operator Penn National paid a $10,000 settlement to the Indiana Gaming Commission (IGC) on Monday because of a TikTok video … Read more

Online Casinos Could Accept Bitcoin In The Near Future

Bitcoin

Wyoming passed legislation to accept Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies at their online sportsbooks, becoming the first state to do so. International internet sportsbooks and casinos accept cryptocurrencies as payment options. More people are into cryptocurrencies as the market gains popularity. NEW YORK – Bitcoin has ballooned in popularity, becoming one of the more common options … Read more