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September 24, 2018

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September 24, 2018

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Slots, comps and blackjack
Scoblete responds to questions about playing one credit at a time on slot machines, if asking pit bosses for comps still exists, and if electronic games are giving players the same percentages as table games.  read more

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FanDuel Sportsbook agrees to pay $82,610 following "glitch"

After initially refusing to pay off an NFL wager at its New Jersey sportsbook because of a glitch in its system, FanDuel agreed to make good on the bet that helped Anthony Price turn $110 into $82,610.  read more
FanDuel Sportsbook agrees to pay $82,610 following "glitch"



SuperBook is set for expansion

The sportsbook at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino plans to expand its gaming platform across the U.S. in partnership with Paragon Gaming.  read more

FanDuel Sportsbook opens at The Greenbrier

The online sports and entertainment company announced the official grand opening of FanDuel Sportsbook at the West Virginia casino and will be the only sportsbook in a private casino in America.  read more

First ever partnership between NHL team and sportsbook

William Hill U.S. and The Vegas Golden Knights announced a landmark, multi-year partnership, the first ever between an NHL team in North America and a sportsbook.  read more

Ninth annual 3 WallBall Sports Festival in Vegas

Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower joins World Outdoor Racquetball and the National Paddleball Association to bring the tournament back to the Las Vegas Strip this week.  read more



Casino Dominoes to debut at Plaza Hotel

The state-of-the-art new domino casino game will be featured on table games at the Plaza Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, beginning today, with additional formats coming soon.  read more

MGM Resorts announces agreement for Hard Rock Rocksino

The company will pay total consideration of approximately $275 million for the Ohio casino, which will be added to the existing master lease between MGM Resorts and MGM Growth Properties LLC.  read more



IGT's Blake Shelton video slots to make debut

The machines will be available for use beginning Tuesday, 25 September in the Mezzanine Level Casino inside Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Tampa.  read more

The Reel Life: Sweet tooth edition

We all love sweets, but how many people would steal over $17,000 worth of cookies and chocolates? Maybe just one.  read more



PT's Taverns celebrate National Taco Day

Locations including PT's Pub, PT’s Gold, PT’s Ranch, PT’s Brewing Company, Sean Patrick’s, Sierra Gold and SG Bar will offer $1 tacos all day on Thursday, 4 October.  read more

Ballsfest will be in Las Vegas

The nonprofit, founded by testicular cancer survivor Frank DeBlasi, raises money to provide unforgettable experiences for young cancer patients, who are affectionately called “Ballers.”  read more



Moneymaker PSPC Tour arrives at Mohegan Sun

PokerStars Ambassador Chris Moneymaker will be among hundreds of hopefuls keen to make their mark at Mohegan Sun’s Poker Room from 4-7 October 2018 when the tour makes its sixth stop of the series.  read more



Halloween celebration at Tropicana Atlantic City

The celebration on 27 October includes a Halloween-themed light and sound show, The Rocky Horror Picture Show “Time Warp” dance on the Boardwalk, giveaways and more.  read more

Cherokee Casino features weekend of rock

The Oklahoma casino in West Siloam Springs will host Starship, Texas Flood and The Doobie Brothers this weekend.  read more

The Orleans hosts combat grappling tournament

Quintet.3 will make its American debut at The Orleans Arena in Las Vegas on 5 October.  read more

Third Eye Blind headed to Tulsa

The San Francisco rock band will be performing at The Joint inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Tulsa on 28 December.  read more

Billy Idol at The Palms Casino Resort

The Las Vegas resort will host the global superstar in January and October of 2019 for several shows.  read more

Did You Know
Did You Know?
With the help of two new resort casinos opening in June, Atlantic City saw an increase of more than 260,000 visitors this summer compared to 2017, and overall gaming revenue was up by $54.8 million, according to the Casino Association of New Jersey.
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