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Over $6 Billion was Dropped on New Jersey Sports Bets

2020 may not have been the best for many people. But for New Jersey sports bets it was a record year! The state took in nearly $ 1 billion worth of wagers just in the month of December, capping off a record year which saw over $ 6 billion worth of total bets being placed. […]

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Tribal Gaming Clears Over $34 Billion in America

The numbers are in… and they are staggering, as US Tribal Gaming operators netted $ 34.6  billion in 2019. Those numbers were reported by the National Indian Gaming Commission and mark a 2.5% jump in revenue. That total was derived from over 500 independent financial statements submitted to the Commission by 245 federally recognized tribes […]

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PokerStars Lawsuit Nets Kentucky Over $1 Billion

In another primes example of good ol’ boy politics in the 21st Century, the PokerStars lawsuit filed by the Bluegrass buddies of Kentucky will apparently cost PokerStars over $ 1 billion. Originally, Kentucky filed the lawsuit as a result of the poker operator accepting bets from the state post-UIGEA. The ruling in the PokerStars lawsuit […]

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Colorado Sports Betting Up Over 60%

The state’s Division of Gaming has released Colorado sports betting figures showing that over $ 200 million was wagered just in September. That’s up 61% compared to the month of August. Despite the American football season ‘kicking off’, baseball was the sport with the most money wagered. More than $ 47 million of bets were […]

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Las Vegas Strip Casinos Down Over 60% in June

Following the staggered, limited reopening of properties on the Strip, Las Vegas Strip casinos reported just over $ 230 million in winnings, which is down 61.4% from the same time last year. Downtown on Fremont Street, casinos took in just north of $ 23 million, which was a drop of nearly 56%.  Collectively, casinos in […]

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Federal judge sides with tribes in clash over Oklahoma gaming compacts

In Oklahoma and a federal judge has reportedly brought the long-running dispute over gaming compacts to an end by ruling that deals the state inked with its many casino-operating tribes some 15 years ago are to remain valid until the end of 2035. According to a Tuesday report from local television broadcaster KTUL-TV, this quarrel […]

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White House Warning Over Las Vegas Coronavirus

A White House Task Force has issued a warning about Las Vegas Coronavirus cases, along with ten other major cities about which have seen a spike in COVID-19 cases. Dr. Deborah Birx, a leader on the Task Force, warned leaders at the state and local level that they should take “aggressive” steps to mitigate their […]

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How Roulette Has Evolved Over the Years

If there is one game in the casino that is wholly unique, it is roulette. I cannot think of any other game that is like it. Blackjack, baccarat, and poker are all card games, so they’re at least somewhat similar to non-casino games like war and go fish. Craps is a dice game, so it’s […]