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    Change of Style Brings Shutters Down on the Monte Carlo Casino’s Vegas Poker Room
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    Change of Style Brings Shutters Down on the Monte Carlo Casino’s Vegas Poker Room

    February 10th, 2017 | by Brian Corlisse
    The Monte Carlo Casino in Las Vegas will be closing the doors to its poker room on April 25th. As part of MGM Resorts International’s plans to rebrand and restructure the Monte Carlo into two new hotels, Park MGM and The...
    New Jersey iGaming Revenue Sees Huge Gains in 2016
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    New Jersey iGaming Revenue Sees Huge Gains in 2016

    January 27th, 2017 | by Kaycee James
    New Jersey iGaming saw huge financial improvements in 2016 according to the latest report from the Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE). Despite some inevitable dips throughout the year, online gaming revenue across the Garden...
    China Crisis Could Cause Macau Gambling Revenue to Stabilize in 2017
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    China Crisis Could Cause Macau Gambling Revenue to Stabilize in 2017

    January 4th, 2017 | by Kaycee James
    Macau’s gambling industry might not be set for a major revival in 2017, but analysts believe the market has finally hit its lowest point. In line with early predictions, Macau’s betting economy contracted by 3.3...
    Wisconsin Expanded Gambling On the Agenda for Upcoming Town Hall
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    Wisconsin Expanded Gambling On the Agenda for Upcoming Town Hall

    July 23rd, 2016 | by Jason Reynolds
    Expanded gambling in Wisconsin has been a topic of discussion among lawmakers and citizens in the Badger State recently. Those who oppose the potential change are taking to a Town Hall conference to stop additional casinos from...
    Problem Gambling Study Pins Nevada as “Most Addicted” State, Hawaii Comes in 27th
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    Problem Gambling Study Pins Nevada as “Most Addicted” State, Hawaii Comes in 27th

    April 27th, 2016 | by Brian Corlisse
    Problem gambling affects only about two percent of all adults in the United States, drastically less compared to alcoholism that is estimated to be more than 10 percent, but the consequences of those afflicted with excessive...
    Nevada Poker Room Data Shows Peaks and Valleys for Live Rooms Over Past 24 Years
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    Nevada Poker Room Data Shows Peaks and Valleys for Live Rooms Over Past 24 Years

    March 12th, 2016 | by Jason Reynolds
    Nevada poker data on the last 24 years of the game has been compiled by the University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV), and the statistics paint a vivid image of how trends and events over the past quarter century have directly...
    Record Tribal Gaming Revenue Could Hinder California iGaming
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    Record Tribal Gaming Revenue Could Hinder California iGaming

    March 5th, 2016 | by Kaycee James
    Tribal gaming revenue hit record levels in 2014 which may help to explain why California’s online poker bills are having a hard time getting passed. According to the annual report published by Casino City, US Indian casinos...
    How Sheldon Adelson’s Las Vegas Review-Journal Acquisition Could Impact 2016
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    How Sheldon Adelson’s Las Vegas Review-Journal Acquisition Could Impact 2016

    December 23rd, 2015 | by Kaycee James
    Sheldon Adelson paid $140 million for the Las Vegas Review-Journal (R-J) on December 10, but he didn’t reveal his involvement in the acquisition from New Media Investment Group, the paper’s former owners, until a week...
    World Series of Poker 2016 Tournament Series Event Dates Released
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    World Series of Poker 2016 Tournament Series Event Dates Released

    December 18th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
    World Series of Poker (WSOP) is always the most anticipated tournament series of any year. Now the folks at WSOP have released next year’s preview schedule (the full schedule should hit by no later than February 2016), and...
    Macau Government Fires Back at Steve Wynn and Casino Industry
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    Macau Government Fires Back at Steve Wynn and Casino Industry

    October 21st, 2015 | by Brian Corlisse
    Macau government officials robustly responded to Steve Wynn this week following critical comments the casino billionaire made about the Chinese territory’s gambling regulations. During a recent conference call with...