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13, Monday September 2021

Hard Rock, MGM Resorts, and Wynn Top Executives on Keynote Panel for 2021 G2E

Three of the top US gaming executives will share the stage at this year’s Global Gaming Expo (G2E) to share their insights on the industry’s recovery from COVID-19 and where the casino business moving in the years ahead. Hard Rock International Chairman and Seminole Gaming CEO Jim Allen (left), MGM Resorts International President and CEO […]

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12, Sunday September 2021

Yggdrasil teams up with Dreamtech for launch of new online slot Sabres and Swords Charge GigaBlox

Yggdrasil has released YG Masters partner Dreamtech Gaming’s newest heroric online slots title, Sabres and Swords Charge, featuring the Swedish firm’s wildly successful GigaBlox advance, which is part of its innovative Game Engagement Mechanic (GEM) solution package. The sixth game in Yggdrasil’s GigaBlox arsenal plays out on a rolling battlefield where a 6-reel, 6-row panel is […]

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11, Saturday September 2021

Model Claims $70K in Shoes Were Las Vegas Man’s Sex Assault Bribe

An OnlyFans model has sued Las Vegas businessman Stephen J. Cloobeck, claiming he sexually assaulted her and then bought her $70,000 worth of luxury shoes as a “peace offering,” according to news accounts. This split-screen image shows Stefanie Gurzanski and Stephen J. Cloobeck. The two have filed lawsuits against each other this year. (Image: New […]

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11, Saturday September 2021

Penn National Gaming HIRING SPREE for soon-to-be-opened Hollywood Casino Morgantown

Pennsylvania-based casino company Penn National Gaming Inc. (PENN:NASDAQ) has announced it has opened a career center and has started to accept applications for some 375 new positions for its Hollywood Casino Morgantown property, which is expected to begin welcoming gamblers by the year’s end, pending customary regulatory approvals. The 80,000-square-foot casino will reportedly feature about […]

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10, Friday September 2021

Sports Podcasting Studio Opens at Wynn Las Vegas

A resort on the Las Vegas Strip has built a $3.5 million studio for a San Francisco-based sports podcasting company. This adds another sports-betting broadcast studio to the inside of a Las Vegas hotel-casino. A sign and hallway welcome visitors to the Blue Wire sports podcasting studio at Wynn Las Vegas. The company features 175 podcasts. […]

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10, Friday September 2021

Genius Sports Group Limited kicks off Barstool sportsbetting partnership

British digital sports content, technology and integrity services provider Genius Sports Group Limited has announced that its innovations are now being utilized by the Barstool-branded online sportsbook from Penn National Gaming Incorporated. The London-headquartered firm used an official Thursday press release to declare that it has inked a long-term alliance to supply the United States-facing Barstool brand […]

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09, Thursday September 2021

Hurricane Ida Delays Sports Betting’s Start in Louisiana

Any hope of placing a legal sports bet in Louisiana in time for Thursday’s NFL opener was washed away during Hurricane Ida, according to an industry executive. New Orleans Saints fans, known as the Who Dat Nation, cheer during a home game in a previous season. Hurricane Ida forced the Saints to play their home […]

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09, Thursday September 2021

MGM Resorts International receives CityCenter Las Vegas deal approval

American casino operator MGM Resorts International has reportedly received unanimous consent from the Nevada Gaming Control Board to complete its planned $2.1 billion purchase of a 50% stake in the CityCenter Las Vegas development. According to a Wednesday from the Las Vegas Review-Journal newspaper, the envisioned proposition would see the Las Vegas-headquartered firm buyout Emirati […]

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09, Thursday September 2021

Atlantic City Casinos Hope to Ride Summer Wave Into Busy Fall Season

Atlantic City casinos frolicked in the 2021 summer sun, as pent-up demand drove throngs of visitors back to the New Jersey beachfront gaming town. The industry hopes its star-studded lineup of entertainment in the fall months ahead can keep the rally going. Phish fans pack the Atlantic City beach in August of 2021. Casino resorts […]

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08, Wednesday September 2021

Macau casinos post reduced July combined tax contribution

The over 40 casinos in Macau reportedly contributed just over $319.63 million in aggregated gaming taxes for July as they continued to be negatively affected by the impacts of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming citing official information from the enclave’s Financial Services Bureau, the final tally represented a […]

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