Battle Between Connecticut Tribes And MGM Gets Ugly With New Ad

The contentious battle between Connecticut tribes and MGM Resorts is heating up. Shortly after workers from the two tribal-owned Connecticut casinos met with lawmakers last week, the tribes unveiled a new video criticizing MGM as a business. Attack ad features Continue reading Battle Between Connecticut Tribes And MGM Gets Ugly With New Ad

CT Governor, Senate Pick Sides In East Windsor Casino Battle

The bill allowing for a third Connecticut casino in East Windsor is through the state Senate. Do not expect it to get through the House any time soon though. The bill is also dealing with a new opponent. In addition Continue reading CT Governor, Senate Pick Sides In East Windsor Casino Battle

Connecticut Senate Approves New Casino, MGM Vows Vengeance

The Connecticut House of Representatives passed a bill last Wednesday that authorizes the state’s two gaming tribes, the Mashantucket Pequots and Mohegans, to build a $300 million satellite casino in East Windsor. The bill previously passed the Senate in May. Continue reading Connecticut Senate Approves New Casino, MGM Vows Vengeance

Pechanga Casino Softens Previous Stance On Online Poker

Located on the Pechanga Indian Reservation in Temecula, California, (midway between San Diego and Riverside and about 90 minutes from Los Angeles) the Pechanga Resort and Casino is the largest and one of the most powerful tribal casinos in California. Continue reading Pechanga Casino Softens Previous Stance On Online Poker

Massachusetts Hopes PlayMyWay Teaches Gamblers To Play The Responsible Way

In its first year, more than 10 percent of eligible customers at the Plainridge Park Casino signed up for PlayMyWay, a gambling addiction prevention pilot program on a trial run in Massachusetts casinos. Of the more than 12,000 patrons who Continue reading Massachusetts Hopes PlayMyWay Teaches Gamblers To Play The Responsible Way

Connecticut Court Gives MGM The Mutombo Finger Wag On East Windsor Case

MGM Resorts International is behind on the scorecard after the first two rounds. Legal arguments aimed at blocking a proposed casino on the Connecticut-Massachusetts border were found lacking last week. As a result, the dismissal of MGM’s case against Connecticut Continue reading Connecticut Court Gives MGM The Mutombo Finger Wag On East Windsor Case

Pala Casino’s Online Poker Site Is In The Works

Located on the Pala Indian Reservation near San Diego, California, the Pala Casino Resort and Spa is a Las Vegas style resort casino, offering everything from slot machines to table games to poker, as well as luxury hotel, dining, shopping, Continue reading Pala Casino’s Online Poker Site Is In The Works

MGM Chief Shares His Thoughts On Regulated Online Gambling, DFS

MGM Resorts CEO Jim Murren, who also happens to be the Chairman of the American Gaming Association (AGA), made several interesting comments about the future of gaming during a press briefing in Washington DC on Wednesday. During his remarks Murren Continue reading MGM Chief Shares His Thoughts On Regulated Online Gambling, DFS

If Passed, RAWA Could Deal Knock Out Blow To Nevada Mobile Sports Betting

Last week Howard Stutz of the Las Vegas Review-Journal penned a must-read column that detailed some of the costly unintended consequences Sheldon Adelson’s push for a federal online gambling ban might bring about. Most notably, RAWA (the Restoration of America’s Continue reading If Passed, RAWA Could Deal Knock Out Blow To Nevada Mobile Sports Betting

2015 WSOP Will Serve To Strengthen The Bond With WSOP.com

At the 2014 World Series of Poker, Caesars and the WSOP made a concerted effort to merge their brick and mortar and online offerings. Among the crossover proposals the WSOP implemented were: Players were encouraged to play online poker while Continue reading 2015 WSOP Will Serve To Strengthen The Bond With WSOP.com