Monday, December 27, 2010

NBA Finals Odds - Another Lakers Celtics Showdown


NBA odds makers like his chances. At least in Game 1 anyway. The spread in Vegas is sitting at about, the Lakers -5.5 for Thursday night's opening...


Wednesday, December 22, 2010

France Begins Online Gambling Era


According to local officials, eleven companies have been given seventeen licenses and been registered by the French government...


Friday, December 17, 2010

NBA Finals Game 3 Betting Odds


NBA odds makers see this one being pretty close. The line in Vegas is sitting at, Boston -2.5 with the total in the contest set at...


Sunday, December 12, 2010

Tropicana Brings Mobile Gaming To Sports Book


A new sports and racing area is expected to open this fall as part of the resorts $165 million renovation...


Tuesday, December 7, 2010

Walker Faces 12 Years Over Gambling Debt


The $1 million figure comes from gambling debts and penalties that Caesars Palace, Planet Hollywood and the Red Rock Resort claim Walker owes...


Thursday, December 2, 2010

US Government Workers Forbidden Sports Gambling Pools


Government employees are told gambling on pools for March Madness is forbidden, even for citizens who happen to be on US property.


Saturday, November 27, 2010

Delaware Casinos Look to Asian Customers


Desperate to replace revenue lost when sports betting was limited by the courts, Delaware casinos are gambling on Asian stylings to draw a demographic known for gaming.


Monday, November 22, 2010

Alabama Gambling Task Force Facing Hostile Take-Over


The Attorney General of Alabama says he is taking over the state task force against illegal gambling, but the prsent leader refuses to relinquish command.


Wednesday, November 17, 2010

Hard Rock Announces Plans for Atlantic City Casino


Lowering requirements for new casino resorts in Atlantic City may bring a spurt of investment, as Hard Rock has already responded with a planned gambling venue.


Friday, November 12, 2010

NASCAR Fantasy Play Leads to Washington Felony Gambling Charge


Operating a NASCAR fantasy sports website has drawn a charge of illegal online gambling for a Spokane man.


Sunday, November 7, 2010

New Hampshire Gambling Bill Advances to House


The New Hampshire Senate approved a bill to legalize slot machines and table gaming in an expanded gambling package.


Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Seminoles and Florida Reach Casino Gambling Accord


The Florida legislature reached an agreement with Seminole negotiators on a casino gambling pact.


Thursday, October 28, 2010

NASCAR Track Wants in on New Hampshire Gambling Plans


Operators of the New Hampshire auto racing track that hosts NASCAR racing want to build a casino for slots gambling on the premises.


Saturday, October 23, 2010

NFL Hates Paying Even More Than Sports Gambling


In an effort to make sure the NFL pays nothing for its places of business, funding for a new Minnesota Vikings stadium may be raised by gambling taxes on new racino slots.


Monday, October 18, 2010

Las Vegas Casinos Expand Faster than Demand


Casino visitors to Las Vegas came in the same numbers as last year, but new gambling resorts offered 8000 more hotel rooms to fill.


Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Morgan Stanley Takes Billion Dollar Loss on Jersey Casino


The Revel casino project in Atlantic City is such a disaster, Morgan Stanley would rather write off a billion dollars than continue involvement.


Friday, October 8, 2010

Location of Columbus Casino Latest Ohio Gambling Issue


Just when the fury of the gambling debate in Ohio seemed dead, a new argument over the Columbus casino location is stirring up those same hard feelings.


Sunday, October 3, 2010

Ease and Convenience Lead Online Casinos Over Horse Racing


The ease of operating and understanding betting at online casinos makes them a clear choice over horse racing for the casual gambler.


Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Land Casino Gambling Revenues Fall Around US


The American Gaming Association released figures showing a broad decline in gambling at land casinos across the US in 2009.


Thursday, September 23, 2010

Atlantic City Moves Forward on Boutique Casinos


A move to permit smaller, more exclusive casino resorts in Atlantic City passed a state Senate committee unanimously.


Saturday, September 18, 2010

Belmont Gambling Dampered by Preakness Results


Gambling handles are sure to suffer at Belmont without a Triple Crown threat or the presence of neither the Derby nor Preakness winners.


Monday, September 13, 2010

Tribal Casino Leaders Say Gambling Age Tied to Drinking Age


Any chance of lowering the gambling age i Connecticut appears dead as Mohegan Sun officials say they could not effectively enforce a separate limit from the drinking age.


Wednesday, September 8, 2010

Legal Battles Over Alabama Gambling Continue


The top court in Alabama ruled the state's Attorney General could not seize control of a task force appointed by the governor to seek out illegal gambling such as electronic bingo.


Friday, September 3, 2010

Casino and Gambling Debts Push NBA Star into Bankruptcy


Former NBA player Antoine Walker filed for bankruptcy, listing over a million dollars in casino debts and gambling markers among the bills he cannot pay.


Sunday, August 29, 2010

Delaware Casinos Look to Asian Customers


Desperate to replace revenue lost when sports betting was limited by the courts, Delaware casinos are gambling on Asian stylings to draw a demographic known for gaming.


Tuesday, August 24, 2010

Ease and Convenience Lead Online Casinos Over Horse Racing


The ease of operating and understanding betting at online casinos makes them a clear choice over horse racing for the casual gambler.


Thursday, August 19, 2010

Fun is Target as Casino Comped Drinks Criticized


The same protesters who want to bar gambling and enforce smoking bans are now trying to make casinos comping drinks illegal.


Saturday, August 14, 2010

Online Casino Payment Processor Granted Bail


A man arrested for processing online casino payments in the US was granted bail, despite authorities' pleas he might flee the country.


Monday, August 9, 2010

Asian Casino Operators Warned About Smoking Bans


A leader of the US casino community warned Macau gaming interests that a potential smoking vban could cost a fifth or more of revenues to disappear with cigarettes.


Wednesday, August 4, 2010

Canada Ready to Regulate Foreign Online Gambling?


Gaming experts press Canada to allow regulation of private online gambling operators.


Friday, July 30, 2010

Tiger Woods Let Down His Family, Now Gamblers


During his sexual hiatus, Tiger Woods let down himself and his family, now he is letting down gamblers betting on his game.


Sunday, July 25, 2010

Location of Columbus Casino Latest Ohio Gambling Issue


Just when the fury of the gambling debate in Ohio seemed dead, a new argument over the Columbus casino location is stirring up those same hard feelings.


Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Land Casino Gambling Revenues Fall Around US


The American Gaming Association released figures showing a broad decline in gambling at land casinos across the US in 2009.


Thursday, July 15, 2010

Bermuda Rejects Casino Gambling


Despite the support of Premier Ewart Brown, a casino gambling plan for Bermuda was defeated on both sides of the national legislature.


Saturday, July 10, 2010

Texas Budget Head Says Gambling Revenue Needed


The head of the Texas House Appropriations Committee told reporters that casinos, slots, and gambling should be considered to narrow budget deficits.


Monday, July 5, 2010

Atlantic City Moves Forward on Boutique Casinos


A move to permit smaller, more exclusive casino resorts in Atlantic City passed a state Senate committee unanimously.


Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Belmont Gambling Dampered by Preakness Results


Gambling handles are sure to suffer at Belmont without a Triple Crown threat or the presence of neither the Derby nor Preakness winners.


Friday, June 25, 2010

Tribal Casino Leaders Say Gambling Age Tied to Drinking Age


Any chance of lowering the gambling age i Connecticut appears dead as Mohegan Sun officials say they could not effectively enforce a separate limit from the drinking age.


Sunday, June 20, 2010

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Fun is Target as Casino Comped Drinks Criticized


The same protesters who want to bar gambling and enforce smoking bans are now trying to make casinos comping drinks illegal.