Top Casino News

  • September 02, 2016

    There has been a lot of talk surrounding the gambling downturn in Macau, an area of China that is one of the most densely populated areas in the world. It was a booming business just a few years ago, but the Chinese government has made swift changes to the laws and has cracked down on the industry. Many companies have seen declines in profit - including the Wynn Resorts - but that's not going to stop them from opening their newest destination. The Wynn Palace is finally opening up in Macau.

  • September 01, 2016

    The PokerStars event schedule is going in for a makeover. Prior to the start of Day 2 of the European Poker Tour Barcelona Main Event, PokerStars pulled the spotlight to announce some major changes to their 2017 season. At the start of the new calendar year, all events will fall under two clear categories: PokerStars Championships and PokerStars Festivals.

  • August 29, 2016

    We've reached the fourth week of preseason action in the NFL, and historically it's always been the toughest week to handicap. We're going to see very little action from most starters, which means it's important to see which teams have the best depth and the most competitive battles at the end of their rosters.

    Looking to coaching records, the teams you'll want to back are the Cincinnati Bengals, Los Angeles Rams and Oakland Raiders.

  • August 25, 2016

    For most people, Hawaiian Gardens - the smallest city located in Los Angeles County - is a nondescript town. It's well-known in the gambling community, though, thanks to the popular Hawaiian Gardens Casino, and that crowd is happy to see the city's main attraction get a major facelift.

  • August 23, 2016

    The Godfather of New Zealand poker has won again. Jack Efaraimo, who is one of the most recognizable players on the Kiwi poker scene, won the main event at the New Zealand Poker Championships last week and took home a nice prize with it.

  • August 22, 2016

    Week 3 of the preseason is supposed to be the one that teams care about. Usually, we'll see starters get their heaviest dose of minutes in the third week before resting up in Week 4.

    If you're looking at coaching records, the teams you'll want to be betting on are the Kansas City Chiefs and New Orleans Saints, and you'll want to be betting against the Cincinnati Bengals and Los Angeles Rams.

  • August 16, 2016

    Since the boom of online poker there has been a constant battle over whether or not it should be legalized. Currently, the online version is only in New Jersey, Delaware and Nevada. However, there have been more states debating the issue and the latest to get in on the action is California, where the arguments are the same across the board.

  • August 16, 2016

    It finally looks like Steve Wynn has the green light to build a casino in Boston. After long, protracted legal battles, the biggest "single phase" private construction project in the history of the state of Massachusetts is underway.

  • August 16, 2016

    Although it's just one week, some teams should be worried about what they saw in the first wave of preseason football games. The Houston Texans paid a boatload of money to quarterback Brock Osweiler to help open up their passing game and he looked terrible in their opener. And Los Angeles Rams future franchise quarterback Jared Goff looked mediocre in his first outing, throwing an interception.

    However, there were plenty of bright spots too - including the Tennessee Titans and San Francisco 49ers' impressive ground games.

  • August 10, 2016

    The gambling scene in Atlantic City has taken quite the beating in recent years with many casinos going bankrupt, employees embroiled in union battles with their employers, and a decline in tourism. Now the next domino has fallen as the Trump Taj Mahal will be closing down. The casino that has been around for 26 years is finally closing its doors, which means that around 3,000 jobs are going with it.