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  • Gaming Strategy and Tips
Man or Woman in the Casino
June 16, 2024
Over the years, there have been different versions of “man on the street” interviews. Typically, someone would ask a random person on the street a general question. This was done to get a feeling for ...
June 15, 2024
Random casino games all have streaks. At any given point in time a winning streak could begin – or end. At any given point in time a losing streak could begin – or end.Gamblers like to bet on streaks....
Ask the Slot Expert: Son of still stumbling over Split Card calculations
June 12, 2024
I ended last week's column with a challenge. I described a mistake I discovered in my formula for calculating the ways I could make a certain poker hand. Two of the terms were incorrect and I asked ...
  • Featured Stories
Top 10 casino openings and expansions for June 2024
June 17, 2024
Here, we take a look at 10 announcements from casino-resorts who are planning to expand in one way or another.
Casino City’s Friday Five: Historic jackpots, fines and openings edition
June 14, 2024
In addition to Phil Ivey claiming his 11th WSOP bracelet, we also have an opening date for a new California casino-resort, the largest iLottery jackpot in U.S. history, and more.
Top 10 non-Las Vegas casinos I want to visit
June 10, 2024
Over the years, I have traveled to Las Vegas a few times to explore the pool scenes, hotels, casinos and nightlife. But the U.S. has much more to offer in the casino-resort area than just one Strip.
  • Legal News
Dutch Gaming Authority collects from two providers
June 12, 2024
Both providers, L.C.S. Limited and Blue High House S.A. were previously issues a penalty for offering illegal games of chance to Dutch players.
Dutch regulator cracks down on illegal affiliate sites
April 9, 2024
The Dutch Gaming Authority imposes a binding designation of hosting provider DigitalOcean. The websites and advertise illegal gambling offer.
bet365 to pay £582,120 for regulatory failures
April 4, 2024
Hillside ENC, which holds a license for bet365’s bingo and casino products, will pay £343,035 and Hillside ENC, which holds a license to offer betting, will pay £239,085 to the UKGC.
  • Financial News
Slot revenue drops in May at Foxwoods Resort Casino
June 17, 2024
The Connecticut casino reported slot revenue of $29.7 million for May, a decrease from the $32.4 million reported in March 2024.
Massachusetts Gaming Commission releases May betting figures
June 17, 2024
Approximately $57.03 million in taxable sports wagering revenue was generated across the eight online sports wagering licensees and the three in-person licensees for the month of May.
Virginia Lottery releases May casino activity report
June 17, 2024
During May, gaming revenues from Virginia casinos totaled $62.7 million and $11.3 million in taxes were paid to the Gaming Proceeds Fund.
  • Gaming News
Aido wins WSOP's $50,000 High Roller No-Limit Hold'em (8-Handed) event
June 17, 2024
Spain's Sergio Aido overcame Chance Kornuth in a heads-up battle that spanned two levels, which saw the American player bank $1,351,000 for his runner-up finish and Aido took home $2,026,506.
Virginia Lottery releases May casino activity report
June 17, 2024
During May, gaming revenues from Virginia casinos totaled $62.7 million and $11.3 million in taxes were paid to the Gaming Proceeds Fund.
WSOP pays $681,998 to Fauver
June 17, 2024
For the first time, the WSOP ran a $10,000 Big O Championship, and saw John Fauver become the inaugural winner of the event for his first ever WSOP bracelet.
  • Online Gaming News
Hub88 signs distribution deal with Boldplay
June 17, 2024
Boldplay’s entire portfolio of more than 100 unique titles will be added to Hub88’s aggregation platform offering, including recent hits Speed Heist, Brute Force, and Sweet Splash.
Push Gaming expands in Mexico with
June 17, 2024
Ten of the studio’s hit games are now live in the region following the content launch, including Big Bamboo, Boss Bear and Razor Returns.
Xtremepush signs agreement to power growth of Casino Time in Ontario
June 17, 2024
Xtremepush’s wide range of customer engagement solutions will be utilized by the operator which recently launched its online casino solution at
  • Gaming Life News
Eagles to perform live at Sphere Las Vegas
June 16, 2024
The group announced a residency at Sphere in Las Vegas featuring eight shows over four exclusive weekends from Friday, 20 September through Saturday, 19 October.
Las Vegas prepares for big Fourth of July weekend
June 15, 2024
From spectacular fireworks extravaganzas to pool parties and resident headliners, Las Vegas is an ideal destination for Fourth of July.
George Lopez adds two dates at Palms Casino Resort
June 11, 2024
The comedian is coming to the Pearl Concert Theater in Las Vegas for two nights of stand-up on Friday, 15 November and Saturday, 16 November.
  • Casino Opening and Remodeling News
Buddy’s Boardwalk Empire makes Harrah's Atlantic City debut
June 17, 2024
The new concept offers guests an array of Jersey-style sandwiches, a selection of pizzas, a new pasta station, and Valastro's iconic desserts and cakes fresh from New Jersey’s own Carlo’s Bake Shop.
Hard Rock Casino Rockford to open on 29 August
June 17, 2024
The new property will boast more than 175,000 square feet of gaming, entertainment, and hospitality space, featuring 1,300 slot machines, 50 live table games, and more.
Rio Hotel & Casino welcomes new culinary addition
June 17, 2024
Located right in the heart of the casino floor, Luckley Tavern & Grill is now open at the Las Vegas resort.
  • Gaming Industry Executives News
Frank Suarez named President and CEO of Connecticut Lottery Corporation
June 13, 2024
Suarez brings with him a wealth of experience and a strong track record of success in the lottery and gaming industry.
Sphere Entertainment expands Jennifer Koester’s role
June 13, 2024
Koester’s role at the company has been expanded to President and Chief Operating Officer of Sphere.
Cordish Gaming Group appoints Jamie Williams as Director of Sales
June 6, 2024
Williams will be Director of Sales of the anticipated $270+ million Live! Casino and Hotel Louisiana, a gaming, hotel, dining and entertainment destination set to open in early 2025.
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