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Tribal Gaming Growth Hurts Laughlin and Reno, But Vegas Nevertheless Bulletproof, Says Analyst

Sunday, March 1st, 2020

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USFantasy Sports Approved by Nevada Gaming Commission

Sunday, March 1st, 2020

USFantasy Sports Approved by Nevada Gaming Commission

Nevadans will be able to play a version of daily fantasy contests after USFantasy Sports was approved by the state’s Gaming Commission.

The USFantasy Sports pari-mutuel wagering system developed by Las Vegas gaming veteran Vic Salerno is approved by the Nevada Gaming Commission. The unanimous vote in support returns daily fantasy sports contests to the Silver State, albeit in a refurbished arrangement.

USFantasy will significantly differ from DraftKings and FanDuel, the two DFS market leaders. Alternatively of choosing a roster of players under a group salary cap limitation, USFantasy will mimic just how pari-mutuel horse racing is currently wagered.

‘we have been actively working with the legislative and regulatory bodies of several states to propose the adoption of the USFantasy platform as a turn-key way to regulate, offer tax revenue, and offer a fair platform for dream sports,’ Salerno said. ‘We believe that USFantasy is promoting a great contest format that will appeal to all amounts of contestants.’

USFantasy is expected to be installed and operating in August.

Pari-Mutuel DFS

So how exactly will USFantasy offer competitions on professional sports? The training curve will be quite minimal proper who’s bet on a ever pony.

With football, the many popular DFS sport in America, contests will be centered on certain roles such as quarterback, operating right back, wide receiver, tight end, kicker, and so forth. USFantas (more…)

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver Believes Sports Betting Legalization a Slam Dunk in Coming Years

Saturday, February 29th, 2020

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Union Requests Strikes at Five Atlantic City Casino

Saturday, February 29th, 2020

Union Requests Strikes at Five Atlantic City Casino

Bob McDevitt, President of Local 54, who states that workers made sacrifices as soon as the casino industry’s chips had been down and he wants these

Atlantic City is facing industrial action at five of its eight casinos, as workers voted overwhelmingly to hit on July 1 unless employment agreement negotiations are resolved.

Members of regional 54 of the Unite-HERE union were 96 percent in support of the walkout at Bally’s, Caesars, Harrah’s therefore the Tropicana. The union had already voted to authorize an attack at Carl Icahn’s Trump Taj Mahal month that is last although it’s not clear whether it’s going to be within the July 1 action.

Meanwhile, Borgata, Golden Nugget, and Resorts have actually been exempted because negotiations are progressing, the union said.

Sacrifices Made In Atlantic City

‘Today thousands of workers from Tropicana, Caesars, Bally’s and Harrah’s voted to authorize a strike on July 1 should they don’t have a fair agreement,’ said Bob McDevitt. ‘we have told the ongoing organizations that we can be obtained days, nights, and weekends to negotiate.

‘The ball’s in their court, he added. ‘They need to provide these employees a contract that is fair. We quit a whole lot when times were bad, now they need to give back to us. that they are making money,’

The union is aggrieved it wants reversed because it believes workers have agreed to make sacrifices over the past few years while the casino industry has exp (more…)

Macau Visitor Arrivals Up Over Five Percentage Through Very First Half 2017

Saturday, February 29th, 2020

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Philippines Police Arrest 43 After Violent High-Roller Kidnapping at Solaire Casino

Saturday, February 29th, 2020

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North Korea Online Gambling Enterprises Gross Over $800 Million Despite Nation’s Strict Anti-Gambling Laws

Saturday, February 29th, 2020

North Korea Online Gambling Enterprises Gross Over $800 Million Despite Nation’s Strict Anti-Gambling Laws

Kim Jong-un has no qualms killing someone for gambling, even though his regime is profiting in the vast sums of dollars by running illegal North Korea online gambling enterprises.

Accessing North Korea online gambling websites from within the borders of the totalitarian dictatorship state is an offense punishable by death. But that’sn’t stopping leader Kim Jong-un’s federal government in Pyongyang from capitalizing off the unlawful market.

According to Korea Institute of Liberal Democracy Director Yu Dong-yeol, North Korea is operating numerous Web gambling websites that are catering to foreign nationals. The Liberal Democracy’s mission is to promote freedom in North Korea.

Speaking at a defense security conference this week in Seoul, Dong-yeol revealed that the North Koreans have made over $860 million running online video gaming websites and developing and selling pc software to international overseas casino companies.

‘North Korea’s Reconnaissance General Bureau and departments relevant to IT operations run web sites,’ Dong-yeol was quoted as saying.

South Korean Defense safety Command Chief Cho Hyun-chun included that North Korea now has some 6,800 hackers working to infiltrate foreign systems.

Hyun-chun said the cyber attacks being carried down from North Korea against its southern neighbor are ‘becoming more bold.’ The defense official said it’s evident North Korea (more…)

USFantasy Sports Approved by Nevada Gaming Commission

Saturday, February 29th, 2020

USFantasy Sports Approved by Nevada Gaming Commission

Nevadans will be in a position to play a version of daily dream contests after USFantasy Sports was approved by the state’s Gaming Commission.

The USFantasy Sports pari-mutuel system that is betting by Las Vegas gaming veteran Vic Salerno is approved by the Nevada Gaming Commission. The unanimous vote in support returns daily fantasy sports contests towards the Silver State, albeit in an arrangement that is refurbished.

USFantasy will significantly differ from DraftKings and FanDuel, the two DFS market leaders. Instead of picking a roster of players under a group salary cap restriction, USFantasy will mimic exactly how pari-mutuel horse racing is currently wagered.

‘we have been actively working utilizing the legislative and regulatory bodies of several states to propose the adoption of the USFantasy platform as a turn-key way to regulate, offer tax income, and offer a fair platform for fantasy sports,’ Salerno said. ‘We believe that USFantasy is promoting a great contest format that will attract all levels of contestants.’

USFantasy is anticipated to be up and running in August.

Pari-Mutuel DFS

Therefore just how exactly will USFantasy offer competitions on professional sports? The training curve will be quite minimal proper that is ever bet on a pony.

With football, the many popular DFS sport in America, contests will be based on certain roles such as quarterback, running back, wide receiver, tight end, kicker, and so (more…)

Foxwoods Casino Arriving At Biloxi, Mississippi, Announces Mashantucket Pequot Operator

Saturday, February 29th, 2020

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UFC Sold for an Eye-Gouging $4 Billion. The Fertittas have sold

Saturday, February 29th, 2020

UFC Sold for an Eye-Gouging $4 Billion. The Fertittas have sold UFC for $4 billion in one single of the greatest deals within the past reputation for sport.

The Ultimate Fighting Championship, which Station Casinos’ Fertitta brothers took from the fringe organization when described by John McCain as ‘human cockfighting,’ to a global sports empire, was offered by the brothers for $4 billion.

The championships new owner is US skill agency WME-IMG, which has been backed in the deal by private equity groups Silver Lake and KKR, since well as the household investment workplace of Michael Dell, founder of Dell computers.

The Fertittas, who will retain minority that is passive in the business, paid just $2 million for the brand and its assets in 2001, at a low point for the championships.

Being a Heavyweight

UFC was dogged by accusations of brutality and vilified by politicians during the time, maybe not least of which was U.S. that is senior Senator McCain from Arizona, who assisted persuade 36 states to ban ‘no-holds-barred fighting’ and spend per view carriers to take it off from their schedules.

It ended up being banned in New York just before UFC 12 was due to start up, forcing organizers to find a new venue, in Alabama. New York only lifted that ban earlier this 12 months.

But under the Fertittas’ stewardship, UFC gained a new degree of respectability as promoters worked with state athletics commissions to impose brand new rules that curbed a few of its previous excesses, (more…)