Top Casino News

  • Casino News Roundup
    February 27, 2019

    This week’s casino news highlights the successes of a couple of different players who enjoyed huge paydays after starting with $5 or less. Before we get to that, though, we’ll start this week’s casino news with the headlines out of Virginia where it looks like the state will be expanding its casino offering.

    Virginia Legislature Passes Casino Legislation Bill

  • Jon Jones, Anthony Smith, Dana White, UFC 235
    February 26, 2019

    It didn’t take long for the UFC to produce what could very well be its most promising fight card of the year. UFC 235 is set to go down on March 2nd at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas and the card is stacked, including a pair of co-main event title fights at the very top of it. All eyes will be on headliner Jon Jones, though, who always attracts a lot of attention whenever he’s in the Octagon.

    UFC Light Heavyweight Bout
    Jon Jones vs. Anthony Smith

    Odds: Jones -850

  • Casino News Roundup
    February 21, 2019

    This week’s casino news offer a range of stories across the United States. From a casino donation that was rejected to a big win on the penny slots, here’s a look at the biggest casino news of the week:

    Alabama Church Returns Donation From Casino After Being Damaged By Tornado

    In a conflict-of-interest story, an Alabama church decided it was not worth it to live with conflict.

  • Poker News Roundup
    February 20, 2019

    The poker world was abuzz this week as a rule change at PokerStars ticked off a lot of players. We’ll get to that in our weekly roundup of the headlines, but first we’ll start in New York where the state is again trying to legalize the game.

    New York Introduces Second Online Poker Bill

    Are we finally going to see legal poker in the state of New York? A new bill has been introduced to again try to make this happen.

  • February 19, 2019

    The college basketball season is just four weeks away from the NCAA Tournament and the question on everyone’s mind is, whether it’s Duke or someone else. The Blue Devils look like the team to beat and it’s not even close. Are they the best bet or is there another team that offers value?

  • Casino News Roundup
    February 14, 2019

    This week’s casino news focuses in on reporting from 2018. We’ve received back some full-year numbers in both Nevada and countrywide. So, let’s take a closer look and see how the casinos did:

    289 Nevada Casinos Report Loss Of Revenue For 2019 But Numbers Are Misleading

    They say that men lie, women lie but numbers don’t. In this particular case, while the numbers aren’t lying, they are quite misleading.

  • Poker News Roundup
    February 13, 2019

    This week’s poker news is headlined by the release of the 2019 World Series of Poker schedule. The 50th edition of the WSOP is going to be a special one, including an array of events that will cater to every type of player.

    50th Anniversary World Series Of Poker Sets Live Schedule

  • NBA All-Star Game, LeBron James, Giannis Antetokounmpo
    February 12, 2019

    The NBA is gearing up for their annual All-Star Weekend, which includes the Slam Dunk contest, the Three-Point Contest and the actual All-Star game itself. Although it’s generally tough to handicap All-Star games of any sport, the NBA’s version is still a fun weekend to throw a few bucks around on the different skills competitions. Or the big game itself. So let’s take a closer look at the lines:

    Slam Dunk Contest

  • Poker News Roundup
    February 08, 2019

    This week’s poker news delivers a couple of key updates on the 2019 calendar of events. Before we get to those, we’ll start off with Aussie Millions Main Event, which was the biggest in the tournament’s history.

    Kenney Wins Aussie Millions Main Event

  • Casino News Roundup
    February 06, 2019

    This week’s casino news takes a trip around the world starting with the latest news out of Japan. The market is thirsting for casino action, but the government is still determining how to set everything up.

    Japan to Require Casino Resorts to Have Large Hotels