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Super Times Pay; soft 17 at blackjack
John Grochowski talks about the odds of drawing a royal flush in Super Times Pay and whether a dealer busts more often if he stands on soft 17.  read more

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Engaged Nation links land-based and online social gaming

Jerry Epstein, CEO of Engaged Nation, spoke with Casino City on the innovative "edutainment" solution that's bridging the gap between land-based and casual social play, which was worth almost $2 billion in 2015. (Photo courtesy of Gabe Ginsberg)  read more
Engaged Nation links land-based and online social gaming



William Hill to offer NBA Finals MVP Award bets

After approval from the Gaming Control Board, the operator has become the first sportsbook in Nevada to accept wagers on the 2017 NBA Finals MVP Award.  read more

GAME Act could repeal prohibition on US sports betting

The Gaming Accountability and Modernization Act, released last Thursday by the House Energy and Commerce Committee, would remove federal barriers and remove the prohibiton on sports betting and allow states to legalize online gambling. (ESPN)  read more



Jake's 58 Casino on Long Island now fully open

With 1,000 video lottery terminals now operational, the property expects to prove a convenient stop for almost 3 million people in Islandia, New York.  read more

Seminole Hard Rock Tampa celebrates completion of expansion

With the first phase of its renovations completed, the Florida casino has added a new poker room, mezzanine level casino, smoke-free gaming area and garage.  read more



Poker Central launches PokerGO

The poker subscription service will feature poker's biggest live events, such as the Super High Roller Bowl and the World Series of Poker, in addition to on-demand original programming.  read more



The Reel Life: Rubber ducky edition

We're sorry if this week's episode of the Reel Life gets the "Rubber Ducky" song from Sesame Street stuck in your head all day.  read more

Aristocrat brings Spin It Grand slot machines to North America

Spin It Grand is available in the company's Helix and Helix+ cabinets and features 50 paylines, a one-level jackpot and two bonus prizes.  read more

William Hill offers exclusive Panda Pow Deluxe slot

The deluxe version of Lightning Box Games' Panda Pow online slot is now available at William Hill's retail estate.  read more



Concerts at the Castle return to Newcastle

Starting 8 June with a performance by 38 Special, guests can enjoy free outdoor rock concerts all summer at the Oklahoma casino.  read more

Tropicana Atlantic City expands summer fireworks schedule

The casino will present a fireworks show every Saturday until 9 September, with the addition of a show celebrating the Fourth of July.  read more

Foxwoods Resort Casino announces June entertainment line up

With summer around the corner, the Connecticut resort and casino will host a series of Grammy Award-winning performers, big names in comedy and death-defying circus acts.  read more

Did You Know
Did You Know?
Close to 328,000 people visited Las Vegas for Memorial Day, making it the seventh most popular place to kick off the summer travel season, according to AAA and the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority.
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