Nevada Gaming Commission Introduces Self Exclusion List

Nevada Casino

Nevada’s Gaming Commission introduced a self-exclusion list for online casinos. The list only applies to online casinos, as there are enforcement problems at land-based casinos. Such lists exist in other states, and while not necessarily effective at reducing problem gambling on their own, can be helpful to problem gamblers in other ways. LAS VEGAS – … Read more

Nevada Gaming Control Board Removes All COVID-19 Restrictions

Las Vegas Casino

The Las Vegas Strip is fully reopened as of June 1, 2021. There are no social distancing or occupancy limits on the Strip casinos anymore. They could be re-imposed in the future at the county level, with the backing of the NGCB. LAS VEGAS – Casinos on the Las Vegas Strip are no longer subject … Read more

Nevada’s Casino Revenue Exceeds $1 Billion For Second Month

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Nevada casinos brought in more than $1 billion in April. This follows on the heels of another billion dollar month in March. Could this be the new normal for Nevada casino gambling? LAS VEGAS – Nevada’s casino gambling revenue has reached over a billion dollars for the second month running. The Nevada Gaming Control Board … Read more

Wynn Millions Looks To Fill Summer Vegas Months With Poker

Wynn Millions Poker Tournament

The WSOP will not be back in Las Vegas until fall. To fill the void, the Wynn Las Vegas will be running their largest ever poker tournament. The Wynn Millions will run from June 24-July 2, and have a prize pool of $10 million. LAS VEGAS – Wynn Las Vegas is going to be running … Read more

North Dakota Online Poker Bill Introduced In Senate Legislature

North Dakota Online Poker Bill

House Concurrent Resolution No. 3012 has been proposed to legalize online poker in North Dakota. North Dakota could be the sixth state to legalize online poker in the United States. (R)Rep. Jim Kasper sponsor of House Concurrent Resolution No. 3012 also authored a bill in 2005 to legalize online poker. BISMARCK, N.D. — Gamblers in … Read more

IGT Taking Steps For Nevada Casinos To Offer Cashless Option

Resort Wallet cards

Nevada will now be allowing payments through their new Resort Wallet cards, an idea created by IGT. This is the first step in casinos going cashless in the future, allowing transactions to take place using these cards at the slot machines. Nevada will be the first state to implement this method of payment at their … Read more

Tennessee Is Set To Launch Online Sports Betting On Sunday

Action 24/7

Tennessee will be launching online sports betting this Sunday with four operators after a sixteen-month wait. The online betting program has decided on a 90% payout cap which would allow operators to hold 10% of winnings. Tennessee Action 24/7 is the only Tennessee-based operator that will launch on Sunday and will be offering bonuses and … Read more

William Hill Launches Online Sportsbook In Illinois

William Hill

William Hill has launched a mobile app in Illinois partnered with the Grand Victoria Casino. There is a $300 risk free bet for all customers’ first wager through the mobile app. Gamblers can also enjoy the live sports betting experience at the Grand Victoria Casino which is the first William Hill retail sportsbook in Illinois … Read more

Will It Hold? Online WSOP Awards $27 Million Through 31 Events

World Series Of Poker Online Sees $27 Million In Winnings

World Series Of Poker (WSOP) just wrapped up its final No-Limit Hold’em event that saw Paul Teoh take the grand prize of $82,202. This pushed the total winnings paid out close to $27 million throughout the month-long event. The 1,455 entry event held a prize pool of over $2 million. LAS VEGAS – The 2020 … Read more

DraftKings Launches Standalone Gambling App In Pennsylvania

DraftKings Launches A Standalone Casino Gambling App In PA

DraftKings has now launched a standalone online casino app in Pennsylvania after previously launching in New Jersey. DraftKings has been an aggressive player in the online gambling industry and looks poised to capitalize as more states look to legalize online casinos. HARRISBURG, Penn. – DraftKings, one of the nation’s top online sportsbooks and daily fantasy … Read more