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This week's King Richard's Faire Trivia Question! Last week!

House of Cards® and King Richard’s Faire in Carver, Massachusetts, have teamed up again this year to give our listeners a chance to attend this year’s Festival!  Each week, we’ll be giving away a set of four tickets (a value of $128) to the lucky winner of our giveaway contest.

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NJ ONLINE CASINO REVENUE HITS YET ANOTHER HIGH NOTE IN SEPTEMBER, JUST DON’T TELL OCEAN ONLINE CASINO BY BILL GRINSTEAD

Online slot and table game revenue hit a record high last month, beating out their previous biggest win by just a hair with a total of $24,142,472. The figure was propelled by strong performances from Golden Nugget, Caesars, Borgata and upstart Hard Rock.

With the few crumbs generated by onli…

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House of Cards® - Ep. 560

 

This week we talk with Kathy Raymond, Poker Room Manager at the Green Valley Ranch Casino, about poker room operations.

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September NJ Sports Betting Revenue Reaches New Heights, Hits $184M Handle By Grant Lucas

Speaking on a panel at the Global Gaming Expo in Las Vegas earlier this week, David Rebuck provided some insight into New Jersey’s sports betting figures from September.

They “will not disappoint,” the NJ Division of Gaming Enforcement director said. “I think (the industry) will be stunned.…

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PENNSYLVANIA’S ILOTTERY MORE THAN DOUBLES ITS GAME COUNT SINCE LAUNCH, ADDS RECURRENT PROMOS BY RYAN OCELLO

Pennsylvania’s online lottery is now several months old, and growing strong. Since we last examined the iLottery the new market has steadily expanded and evolved. Additional games continue to be added, the promotion cycle has matured, and the first big winner cashed in on a $100,000 prize in Aug…

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An Odds Experiment: DraftKings Brings The Live Finals Concept To Sports Betting by Eric Raskin

Some competitors dream of hoisting the Stanley Cup, or holding that Wimbledon plate aloft, or wearing the green jacket. But the trophy with the broadest appeal, the one that resonates no matter what sport you play — or even if you don’t have an athletic bone in your body — is the oversized check…

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NEW REPORT DETAILS A HECTIC FISCAL YEAR 2017/18 FOR PENNSYLVANIA GAMING REGULATORS BY ROBERT DELLAFAVE

To say that Fiscal Year 2017/18 was an active 12 months for Pennsylvania’s gaming regulatory body, the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board, would be putting it mildly.

Already home to 12-land based casinos, with a 13th on the way, Pennsylvania went all-in on gambling last October, when lawmak…

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This Week's King Richard's Faire Trivia Question!

House of Cards® and King Richard’s Faire in Carver, Massachusetts, have teamed up again this year to give our listeners a chance to attend this year’s Festival!  Each week, we’ll be giving away a set of four tickets (a value of $128) to the lucky winner of our giveaway contest.

Here’s…

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House of Cards® - Ep. 559

 

This week we talk with Neva Pryor executive director of the Council on Compulsive Gambling about problem gambling. Then, TeamPoker inventor and CEO Glyn Ottofy returns with the latest news on his company.

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Rediscovering The Equation That Made Las Vegas Famous by David G. Schwartz

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Las Vegas is more than a city, more than a metaphor. It is a gambling and tourism juggernaut that seemingly lives by its own rules. But time and again, circumstances have demonstrated that the city’s casino industry is not immune from the laws of economics. This summer has seen a slowdown of man…

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The Talk Of The Town: NYC Advertising Week Sees Plenty Of Green In Sports Gambling Business by John Brennan

It’s Advertising Week in Manhattan, a place where a basic “Delegate” badge costs you $633 for four-day access to more than 350 events.

The industries that get a forum dedicated to them clearly are on the rise — so is it any wonder that there was a forum on Wednesday on the future of spo…

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Terror Behind the Walls - The Prison

A Massive Haunted House Inside a Real Prison

The setting for Terror Behind the Walls is perfect for a haunted attraction. Eastern State Penitentiary was once the most famous and expensive prison in the world, but stands today in ruin, a lost world of crumbling cellblocks and empty guard tower…

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Thumbs Up: Rating Agency Moody’s Likes The Direction Atlantic City Is Headed By J.R. Duren

Are AAA’s in the future for Atlantic City?

While rating agency Moody’s may not bestow the highest score for Atlantic City’s financial standing, the company says recent news that the state will continue overseeing the city’s finances is a positive sign for AC’s credit rating.

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Falling ’Stars: The Gordon Vayo Case And An Online Poker Giant’s Reputation In Decline by Eric Raskin

Success in poker is built upon numerous factors. Skill. Luck. Determination and persistence. The bankroll or chip stack to take risks. The ability to develop a reputation and play off of it.

Over the last 17 years, PokerStars utilized a little something from every column to become far and awa…

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Casino Designer Conversano's Legacy Stretches Tahoe To South Africa -- Via Trump Tower by Muhammad Cohen

The New York Times called his work “the Rolls Royce of the genre,” appropriate since he got started in automobile design. A former nightclub singer, he brought theatrical flair to the hospitality stage. A master of detail, he pioneered what one mentee calls “spague,” specific yet vague, with jus…

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This Week's King Richard's Faire Trivia Question!

House of Cards® and King Richard’s Faire in Carver, Massachusetts, have teamed up again this year to give our listeners a chance to attend this year’s Festival!  Each week, we’ll be giving away a set of four tickets (a value of $128) to the lucky winner of our giveaway contest.

Here’s…

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