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27th September 2021

BetMGM appoints MMA reporter Ariel Helwani as brand ambassador

Online sports betting and igaming operator BetMGM has announced the appointment of mixed martial arts (MMA) journalist Ariel Helwani as its new brand ambassador. In…

27th September 2021

MGM to take over operations as Blackstone sells Cosmopolitan for $5.65bn

Private equity giant Blackstone has opted to sell The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas for $5.65bn, with MGM Resorts taking over operations, while Cherng Family Trust,…

27th September 2021

BetMGM launches on-site mobile sportsbook in Mississippi

Gambling operator BetMGM has announced the launch of a new mobile sportsbook app in Mississippi, allowing players to place mobile-on-premise wagers via a partnership with…

27th September 2021

OddsChecker scores NFL partnership with boxing icon Mayweather

Affiliate marketing business OddsChecker has entered into a partnership with boxing icon Floyd Mayweather Jr. Under the deal, Mayweather worked with OddsChecker on marketing for…

27th September 2021

Kentucky Lottery sees sales rise 12.4% in July and August

The Kentucky Lottery’s board of directors has announced that sales for the first two months of its 2022 financial year – July and August –…

27th September 2021

Connecticut launches self-exclusion portal ahead of market launch

Connecticut’s Department of Consumer Protection (DCP) has launched a self-exclusion portal which will allow players in the state to voluntarily ban themselves from gaming in…

27th September 2021

RSI declares support for AGA’s new responsible gambling initiative

Rush Street Interactive (RSI) has become the latest operator to announce its backing for the American Gaming Association’s (AGA) new ‘Have A Game Plan. Bet…

27th September 2021

Delaware igaming revenue reaches year-high in August

Online gaming revenue in Delaware reached a year-high of $945,512 in August, despite player spending slipping to its lowest monthly total since April. Revenue was…

27th September 2021

FanDuel names Carton as responsible gaming ambassador

Sports betting operator FanDuel has appointed media personality Craig Carton as the company’s responsible gaming ambassador.  Problem gambling advocate Carton, who hosts the Carton and…

24th September 2021

MGM Resorts and BetMGM back AGA’s “Have A Game Plan” campaign

MGM Resorts and BetMGM have become official partners of the American Gaming Association’s (AGA) Have A Game Plan” responsible gambling campaign. The “Have A Game…

24th September 2021

Washington Capitals announce Caesars as first jersey sponsor

The Washington Capitals National Hockey League (NHL) team has announced Caesars Entertainment as its first-ever jersey sponsor. The multi-year agreement will see the Caesars Sportsbook…

24th September 2021

Intema completes Team Bloodhounds esports acquisitions

Esports igaming group Intema Solutions has completed the acquisition of Team Bloodhounds, the owner of the leading Canadian esports brand, Team BH. Montreal-headquartered Intema said…

24th September 2021

Saskatchewan Indian Gaming Authority to launch online gambling

The Saskatchewan Indian Gaming Authority will launch online gambling in the province, through a new agreement between the the Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations (FSIN)…

23rd September 2021

NHL finds “no evidence” of gambling or match-fixing in Evander Kane probe

The National Hockey League (NHL) has found no evidence that San Jose Sharks forward Evander Kane gambled on League games, after concluding an investigation that…

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