Tribal gaming

16th April 2021

Arizona legalizes sports betting as Governor Ducey signs bill

Arizona Governor Doug Ducey has signed legislation that will make sports betting and paid fantasy sports officially legal within the state.  House Bill 2772, first…

13th April 2021

AZ sports betting bill heads to Governor after tribal compact extended

Arizona has taken a step closer to regulated sports betting after the state secured an extended tribal gaming compact, allowing a bill aiming to legalize…

25th March 2021

The Tribal Survey: Honest answers to complex questions

As Clarion Gaming launches its inaugural Tribal Survey in partnership with Pechanga.net, tribes have a new opportunity to share their thoughts on the future of…

18th March 2021

CT Governor reaches deal on amended Mashantucket Pequot compact

Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont has finalized amendments to Foxwoods operator the Mashantucket Pequot Tribe’s gaming compact, paving the way for sports betting and online casino…

18th March 2021

Mohegan confirms exit of CEO Kontomerkos

Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment (MGE) has announced Mario Kontomerkos is to step down as its chief executive at the end of the month. Kontomerkos will…

5th March 2021

Arizona sports betting bill passes third reading

Arizona House Bill 2772 to legalize sports betting has passed its third reading in the state’s House of Representatives, by 48 votes in favor to…

3rd March 2021

Connecticut agrees gaming expansion deal with Mohegan Tribe

Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont has struck an agreement with the Mohegan Tribe to launch new gambling products, including sports betting and igaming, in the state. …

28th January 2021

State of the Union: Las Vegas Sands, Monkey Knife Fight, NY and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes Las Vegas Sands’ announcement of its new permanent chief executive following Sheldon Adelson’s…

26th January 2021

Washington regulator agrees gaming compact amendment

The Washington State Gambling Commission has reached a tentative agreement with the Snoqualmie Indian Tribe to amend the Class III gaming compact for the Tribe’s…

21st January 2021

Michigan approves Pointsbet for online betting launch

The Michigan Gaming Control Board has approved the Lac Vieux Desert tribe and its platform provider, PointsBet, to launch online sports betting tomorrow (Friday, January…

4th January 2021

Caesars to divest southern Indiana property to tribal operator

Caesars Entertainment has agreed to sell the operations of its Caesars Southern Indiana casino to the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, as well as completing…

14th December 2020

US tribal gaming revenue reaches record $34.6bn in FY2019

Gross gambling revenue from tribal casinos increased 2.5% year-on-year in the 2019 financial year to a record $34.6bn, according to new figures published by the…

12th November 2020

SBUSA Interview: Frank Kennedy, Four Winds Casino

Four Winds is something of an early adopter among tribal operators, having offered free-to-play gaming as far back as 2015, and was among the first…

2nd November 2020

Oklahoma names special counsel for Native American affairs

Kevin Stitt, the Governor of Oklahoma, has appointed attorney Ryan Leonard as special counsel for Native American affairs in the state. In the role, Leonard…