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23rd July 2021

Sports wagering bill passed by Massachusetts House

A bill that aims to introduce sports betting in Massachusetts has been passed by the state House and referred to the Committee on Senate Ways…

23rd July 2021

Louisiana legislators approve Caesars’ NFL-first Superdome naming deal

A committee of Louisiana lawmakers has approved Caesars Entertainment’s deal to obtain naming rights to the state’s Superdome, home of the NFL’s New Orleans Saints.…

23rd July 2021

PointsBet launches online gaming in New Jersey

Online gaming operator PointsBet has launched its igaming platform within the state of New Jersey, having received clearance from the New Jersey Department of Gaming…

22nd July 2021

Golden Nugget Online Gaming launches first live dealer games in Michigan

Golden Nugget Online Gaming (GNOG) has received authorization from the Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB) to launch the first online live dealer games in the…

22nd July 2021

Red Rock ordered to bargain with unions after “outrageous” election conduct

A federal court has ordered Red Rock Casino to immediately recognise and open negotiations with unions representing its employees, granting a rare injunction after a…

22nd July 2021

Penn National Gaming announces multi-year Nascar partnership

Penn National Gaming has announced a multi-year agreement between its subsidiary Penn Interactive and Nascar within the state of Arizona.  The deal will see Penn…

22nd July 2021

Bally’s Interactive and Sportradar sign five-year betting deal

Bally’s Corporation’s digital division, Bally’s Interactive, has signed a new five-year US sports betting partnership with Sportradar. Under the terms of the deal, Sportradar will…

22nd July 2021

FireKeepers Casino launches igaming content in Michigan with SG

The tribal-owned FireKeepers Casino Hotel in Battle Creek, Michigan has launched online casino and digital sports betting content in the state through a partnership with…

22nd July 2021

Virginia Lottery Board approves new casino regulations

Virginia’s Lottery Board has has given its initial approval to new regulations that will govern the new land-based casinos set to be built in the…

22nd July 2021

Cordish Companies makes two executive hires to support growth plans

Real estate and entertainment business Cordish Companies has appointed Cathy Beeding as executive vice president and general counsel and Suzanne Trout as executive vice president…

22nd July 2021

New Hampshire betting revenue bounces back in June despite handle decline

The New Hampshire Lottery has reported a 25.8% month-on-month rise in sports betting revenue in June, despite the US state’s handle slipping to its lowest…

22nd July 2021

Sands sees revenue rocket 60.2% in H1 amid Covid-19 recovery

Land-based gaming giant Las Vegas Sands was able to significantly reduce its net loss in the first half of its financial year after the reopening…

21st July 2021

Michigan authorizes Evolution to provide state’s first live casino games

The Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB) has announced the authorization of Evolution to offer live dealer casino games in the state. The casino games will…

21st July 2021

DoubleDown targets $91.4m proceeds as long-awaited IPO moves ahead

DoubleU subsidiary DoubleDown Interactive has filed for its initial public offering (IPO) on the Nasdaq exchange, from which it expects to receive proceeds of $91.4m.…

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