USA Online Poker News

Golden Entertainment and William Hill Sign Sportsbook Deal

Golden Entertainment and William Hill Sign Sportsbook Deal

October 8th, 2018 Written by Christine Davies

Golden Entertainment bought Stratosphere Las Vegas in December 2017 for $850 million. Las Vegas-based casino and distributed gaming company Golden Entertainment Inc. signed a long term sports betting deal with William Hill US. In the deal, William Hill agreed to... 

NASCAR President Says Racing Will Have 2019 Sports Betting Guidelines

NASCAR President Says Racing Will Have 2019 Sports Betting Guidelines

October 7th, 2018 Written by Christine Davies

Drivers and team members could wager on the Gander Outdoor 400 this year, but probably won’t be able to do so in 2019. NASCAR President Steve Phelps announced his sports organization would have a set of sports betting guidelines for its 2019 season. This... 

Bethlehem Sands Recieves Pennsylvania Online Gambling License

Bethlehem Sands Recieves Pennsylvania Online Gambling License

October 6th, 2018 Written by Christine Davies

The Poarch Band of Creek Indians (PCI) was linked to a Bethlehem Sands purchase in May 2018. Bethlehem Sands and Valley Forge Casino each received approval for Pennsylvania online casinos and poker sites, while Rivers Casino in Pittsburgh withdrew its application... 

2018 Global Gaming Expo (G2E) Opens Monday in Las Vegas

2018 Global Gaming Expo (G2E) Opens Monday in Las Vegas

October 5th, 2018 Written by Christine Davies

The 18th Annual G2E features 450 exhibits and 120 first-time presenters. The 18th Annual Global Gaming Expo (G2E), the world’s largest gambling exposition, opens this Monday at the Sands Expo & Convention Center in Las Vegas. G2E is a yearly conference... 

Primm Valley Debuts Super Easy Aces Table Game on Oct. 4

Primm Valley Debuts Super Easy Aces Table Game on Oct. 4

October 4th, 2018 Written by Christine Davies

Primm Valley Resort & Casino, which today is owned by Affinity Gaming, opened in 1990. Primm Valley Resort & Casino in the Las Vegas suburb of Primm is debuting a brand new casino table game, Super Easy Aces, on October 4. Paul Harry, a local resident,... 

Hollywood Casino and Parx Casino Receive 1st Pennsylvania Sportsbooks

Hollywood Casino and Parx Casino Receive 1st Pennsylvania Sportsbooks

October 3rd, 2018 Written by Christine Davies

Parx Casino’s sportsbook will open in November, while the Hollywood Sportsbook will open sometime later in the year. Hollywood Casino near Grantville is one of the first Pennsyvlania casinos to have its sportsbook license. The Hollywood Sportsbook plans to... 

Federal Judge Blocks Connecticut Tribes’ Hartford Casino Plan

Federal Judge Blocks Connecticut Tribes’ Hartford Casino Plan

October 2nd, 2018 Written by Christine Davies

Previously, the Interior Department had 90 days to accept or reject a gaming compact amendment, but Judge Contreras said Ryan Zinke was not required to do so. U.S. District Court Judge Rudolph Contreras from the District of Columbia ruled that Connecticut and the... 

Monkey Research Shows How Gambling Depends on Neurology

Monkey Research Shows How Gambling Depends on Neurology

October 1st, 2018 Written by Christine Davies

The research showed that Rhesus monkeys tend to be risk takers, but a simple change in neurological signals can make them more risk-averse. Rhesus monkeys are small intelligent mammals found throughout central, south, and southeast Asia. However, the Rhesus monkey... 

Nevada Resort Association Opposes Vegas Strip Cannabis Lounges

Nevada Resort Association Opposes Vegas Strip Cannabis Lounges

September 30th, 2018 Written by Christine Davies

Las Vegas casinos do not want pot lounges on the Vegas Strip, but they advocate marijuana dispensaries like the Planet 13 Superstore. The Nevada Resort Association (NRA), Nevada’s leading gaming and resort advocacy group, is urging Las Vegas officials to... 

Stephen Crosby Resigns as Massachusetts Gaming Commission Chairman

Stephen Crosby Resigns as Massachusetts Gaming Commission Chairman

September 29th, 2018 Written by Christine Davies

Stephen Crosby resigned 5 months prior to the end of his tenure as Massachusetts Gaming Commission chairman. Stephen Crosby resigned from his seat as the director of the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC). The chiarman’s term as the state’s leading... 

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11