Jim Allen Addresses Florida Sports Betting Lawsuits At Expo

Florida Sports Betting

Florida’s regulated sports betting market launch has been plagued by multiple lawsuits. Jim Allen, CEO of Seminole Gaming is unphased by the pending legal pushback. A November 5 court date is set to determine if the new gaming compact is legitimate. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – As Florida gets closer to the launch of sports betting, the … 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

World Series Of Poker 2021 Kicks Off This Week In Vegas

World Series of Poker

The 2021 World Series of Poker (WSOP) tournament will commence on September 30. Big-named gambler Chris Moneymaker has announced he will not be attending this season due to the COVID-19 risk. A $5 million GTD No-Limit Hold’em event will run during the opening weekend. LAS VEGAS – The 2021 World Series of Poker (WSOP) tournament … Read more

Las Vegas Raiders Will Require Fans To Be Vaccinated

Las Vegas Raiders - Vaccination Card

The Las Vegas Raiders have imposed vaccine requirements on fans attending their games in 2021. These requirements are in line with Emergency Declaration 049, issued by Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak. Masks will not be required, but vaccinations will be. LAS VEGAS – The Las Vegas Raiders have become the second team in the NFL to … Read more

Gambling Competition Drives Need For Pricey Customer Acquisition

Casino Gamblers

Stricter state regulations lessen the possibility of competing iGaming brands. Gambling companies are spending millions on marketing campaigns due to competition. LAS VEGAS – Since sports betting saw its federal ban in 2018 removed, there’s been an influx of money directed towards customer acquisition for online casino and sports betting operators. Brands are dedicating millions … Read more

Revamped STN Mobile App Changing The Game For Nevada Bettors

STN Mobile App

Depositing funds for sports betting and horse race betting is now available on the STN gambling app. LAS VEGAS – The STN Sports mobile betting app by Station Casinos just got a face-lift. Since Art Manteris retired after more than 40 years of work, Jason McCormick took over as vice president of Station Casinos. Shortly … Read more

Several Vegas Casinos Re-Introducing Masks For Employees

Casinos Require Masks

COVID-19 case rates have been rising in Nevada. Several Las Vegas casinos have responded by mandating masks for employees. No mask mandates for customers have been instantiated as of yet. LAS VEGAS – While many states have relaxed restrictions due to the widespread availability of vaccines, the COVID-19 pandemic is still a danger in some … Read more

States Consider Interstate Gaming In Wake Of Wire Act Case

Online Poker

The West Virginia Lottery Commission is considering an online poker interstate compact. Currently, the major compact is the MSIGA, which covers Delaware, New Jersey and Nevada. Pennsylvania and Michigan are also potential interstate compact partners. LAS VEGAS – The West Virginia Lottery Commission is looking into the possibility of joining the MSIGA, which is a … Read more

Nevada Casinos Fully Reopen But Some Will Be Closed Indefinitely

Las Vegas Welcome Sign

Nevada casinos are operating at full capacity statewide as of June 1. Some casinos, like those in the northern part of NV, will not be reopening. A handful of gaming establishments will open under new names as they were sold off during the height of the Coronavirus Pandemic. LAS VEGAS – On June 1, Nevada … Read more