Top Casino News

  • May 18, 2017

    The 142nd Preakness Stakes will go off on Saturday at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore. We've now got the post positions for the second jewel in horse racing's Triple Crown, which is the shortest of the three races at 1 3/16 miles, and to no one's surprise Always Dreaming is the favorite.

  • May 17, 2017

    One of the gaming themes of 2017 is the fact that land-based casinos are now openly embracing online gaming - something they had vehemently opposed in previous years. That's where we'll start our weekly recap of the casino news as a well-known brand has expanded its online menu.

    Golden Nugget Surpasses 400 Online Casino Games

  • May 16, 2017

    The battle to legalize online poker continues across the country. New York state is viewed as a key battleground, because if it passes there a number of other states could follow suit. They've made some progress on their bill and that's where we'll pick up our online poker news of the week.

    New York Poker Bill Inches Ahead

    The ongoing saga of New York's progress towards a poker bill continues. The latest is that one of their bills has made it to the Senate.

  • May 11, 2017

    It's a bizarre sight to see that land-based casinos are now welcoming online gaming with open arms. Years ago, they did everything in their power to stop them. That's where we start our weekly look at the casino news as one of the biggest land-based brands is joining the online world.

    MGM Launches Online Casino

  • May 10, 2017

    It's time to catch up on all the latest poker news making the headlines starting with a semi-retired German player who just keeps on winning.

    Semi-Retired Holz Now Winningest German Ever

    German poker pro Fedor Holz said he was going into semi-retirement last summer. Fast forward a year and he's won so much that he's landed in the record books.

  • May 09, 2017

    The next major mixed martial arts event comes to us this Saturday as UFC 211 will take place in Dallas. The card will be highlighted by a pair of champions who are familiar with each other after having met in the past. Former champion Junior dos Santos (who wasn't the champion at the time) edged Stipe Miocic in December 2014, but now Miocic is the champion and he would like to avenge one of his two professional losses. Let's take a closer look at the main card.

  • May 03, 2017

    The first Saturday in May is this weekend, which means the 143rd edition of the Kentucky Derby is upon us. A field of 20 horses is ready to go at Churchill Downs. The post positions have been announced, so now we know where they'll be lining up. With everything set, let's take a look at the betting odds for the Run for the Roses.

    There are four horses that are setting themselves apart from the field as Classic Empire (+400), Always Dreaming (+450), McCraken (+600) and Irish War Cry (+600) lead the way.

  • May 02, 2017

    Pennsylvania was one of the key battleground states in the 2016 United States Presidential Election and it continues to be one in terms of legalizing online gaming. Once again, it's back in the news as they've made a little bit of progress towards making online gaming legal. That's where we'll start our news of the week.

    Pennsylvania to Legalize Online Tablet Gaming in Airports?

  • May 02, 2017

    While the California population grew to 39.5 million in 2016, the state still won't allow any of its residents to play online poker. While it had appeared that they were on track to legalize it, there has been a recent reversal in course. That's where we'll start our recap of the poker news of the week.

    California Poker Progress Halted

  • April 27, 2017

    Sweden has made news on this side of the ocean a few times this year - even earning a mention in Donald Trump's tweets. We'll start off our look at this week's casino news with the Nordic country as their online gaming numbers appear to be on the rise.

    Online Gaming On The Rise In Sweden