MGM Resorts is keeping a high wattage spotlight on its ability to offer non-gaming entertainment with the company’s announcement of plans for a 5,000 seat multi-use theater at its Monte Carlo Casino.
Construction at the site of a proposed $425 million casino in the Finger Lakes has been suspended after an appeals court voided its local approval plan. Lago Resort & Casino developer Thomas Wilmot described the court decision as a “detour”.
The Saratoga Casino and Raceway is refurbishing and reopening The Lodge, a historic building located behind its main gaming facility. The space will open as a private event venue on July 24, the opening day of the Saratoga Race Course.
For nine poker players, the dream is just beginning after outlasting 6,411 others in days of near marathon-length games to advance to the final table of the World Series of Poker’s no-limit Texas Hold ‘em main event in November.
Gaming Insider | A friend and I fell into a recent conversation about what may or may not be going on with Genting’s proposed multi-billion-dollar project on land that was dedicated to Boyd Gaming’s Echelon Resort project.
Real Deals | The Downtown Grand Las Vegas Hotel & Casino has a new member sign-up promotion offering up to $1,000 rebate in initial losses. Downtown Grand is offering this rare gaming program now through the rest of the year...
Fantasy Force | As far as I am concerned, now is the preseason of fantasy football. For the first fantasy football column of the 2015 season, I want to answer the question, what makes a fantasy league the most challenging?
Home field advantage will be on the line when the American League battles the favored National League (-115) in the 86thedition of the All-Star game at Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati. The total is 7.
Slot Club Spotlight | The Boarding Pass slot club is one of the most popular in Las Vegas. It is a comprehensive player’s club card, valid at all Station Casinos, Fiesta and Wildfire Gaming properties.
This week marks the 144th playing of The British Open Championship at the home of golf, The Old Course at St. Andrews in Fife, Scotland. As the golf world heads into Europe, it is the Americans who come in with all of the momentum.
Wynn Resorts CEO Steve Wynn longs for the day when Massachusetts opponents of the casino business stop treating his company like a punching bag.
A pro-gambling group of Alabama residents is out with a new poll showing that there is “overwhelming support” for a vote on whether the state should have a lottery and casino games.
The top two teams in the National League East square off at Citi Field in New York where the Mets host the Washington Nationals. Mets ace Matt Harvey will square off against Nats lefthander Gio Gonzalez. The Mets are favored on the moneyline (-125).
The Riviera casino-hotel will come tumbling down but at an expected cost of $42 million and not for at least six months if a recommendation to the Las Vegas Convention and Tourism Authority is approved.
Macau appears to be headed for a loosening of the proposed ban on smoking in casinos that will allow the continued presence of smoking lounges. There had been a lot of behind-the-scenes conversations aimed at achieving this compromise.