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Blog posts March 2018

Hard Rock AC Putting Final Pieces In Place After Nearly A Decade Of Planning from NJGamblingSites.com

In March 2017, Hard Rock International let the world know it had bought the recently-closed Trump Taj Mahal. It also announced it was making plans to reopen it as Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City on Memorial Day weekend 2018. But that wasn't exactly the beginning of Hard Rock in Atlan…

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Time to Protect Everyone at the Poker Table by Robert Turner

Last week I played the H.O.R.S.E. event at the Bicycle Hotel & Casino. When we were down to two tables in the qualifier, I witnessed a serious incident of abuse at the table. My friend Walter, a player in his 80's, was verbally attacked by a younger player. He kept berating Walter to the po…

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AT GOLDEN NUGGET CASINO NJ THE “LIVE” IN LIVE DEALER TAKES ON A NEW MEANING by NJOnlineGambling.com's Robert DellaFave

Live Dealer games have been nothing short of a boon for Golden Nugget Casino. Since launching in August 2016, the format - exclusive in New Jersey to Golden Nugget and online gambling partner Betfair Casino - has grown by leaps and bounds, evidenced by several expansions to the product. Yet…

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Japan Sending A Strong Message On Casinos That Global Gaming Giants Don't Get by Muhammad Cohen

International casino operators' pulses have been racing since Japan took its first giant step toward casino legalization in December 2016. But Japanese authorities seem determined to ruin the party before it ever starts. Details about Japan's integrated resort implementation bill, the final…

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WHY HAS NEW JERSEY REFRAINED FROM LAUNCHING AN ONLINE LOTTERY? by NJOnlineGambling.com's RYAN OCELLO

The state of New Jersey offers just about every possible option for iGaming. It was one of the first states to boast online casinos and poker rooms, is a friendly environment for daily fantasy sports, and as of last year's Supreme Court arguments in Murphy vs. NCAA stands at the forefront o…

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16 Simple Yet Effective Ways to Get Better at Poker in 2018 by Nathan Williams

People ask me all the time how they can get better at poker. And it really isn't that difficult in 2018 because there are more free tools and resources than ever to get you started. There is no reason why you shouldn't be able to start turning at least a small profit this year at the lower …

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The MyPillow Body Pillow now on sale for 30% off with promo code CARDS!

Snuggle up to the Body Pillow - a 4.5 foot body pillow made with MyPillow's adjustable, supportive, cool fill to give you the deep sleep you need. Body Pillow - Perfect for pregnancy support! Body Pillow stays cool and is fully washable and dryable as often as needed. Provides pelvic and lu…

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Grand Entrance: Hard Rock AC Releases Drawings Of Luxurious Vehicle Turnaround from NJGamblingSites.com

Aside from an interest in opening casinos outside the city, very few things in Atlantic City could be considered "minuscule." The new Hard Rock Atlantic City seems to understand this concept quite well, as evidenced by the detailed rendering it's made public of its grandiose vehicle turnaro…

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Poipet, Cambodia's Number Two Casino Destination, Gears Up To Go Global by Muhammad Cohen

Poipet, a Cambodian boomtown on the Thai border, is 400 kilometers and light years away from world-class NagaWorld in Cambodia's capital Phnom Penh. However, Poipet has the closest legal casinos to Bangkok at 250 kilometers, a three to four-hour drive on excellent roads. That proximity give…

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WILL PARTY POKER BE RELEVANT IN PENNSYLVANIA? by PennBets.com Adam Small

Party Poker, at least the US-facing branch of the company, has been a bit of an enigma since launching in New Jersey in late 2013. The company was bullish on New Jersey and the US in general at the time and was among the biggest spenders in the early land grab. They've drastically reduced s…

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PA Gaming Control Board To Accept Interactive Gaming Petitions By Casinos Starting April 16th

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GOLDEN NUGGET’S OPULENT NEW PROGRESSIVE SLOT BOASTS NOT ONE, BUT FOUR ENTICING JACKPOTS by NJOnlineGambling.com's Bill Grinstead

Ring in the New Year any day of the week with Golden Nugget's newest jackpot slot, Gong Xi Fa Cai, and you could walk away with one of two juicy progressive jackpots. Created by software developer IGT, Gong Xi Fa Cai literally translates to "hoping you grow your wealth," but is commonly use…

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Just How Pot-Friendly Will Atlantic City (And The Casinos) Be If NJ Legalizes Marijuana? from NJGamblingSites.com

"Going green" could be taking on a new meaning in two casino towns, both of which are of great interest for Frank Gilliam: Atlantic City and Las Vegas. Gilliam, Atlantic City's mayor, has been one of the strongest proponents of legalizing marijuana in New Jersey. He has said doing so would …

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Malaysia's Richest 2018: How 'Accidental' Casino Billionaire Chen Lip Keong's Cambodia Bet Paid Off by Muhammad Cohen

When Chen Lip Keong won Cambodia's first casino license in 1994, he had hardly ever stepped inside a casino. He'd been to Malaysia's Genting Highlands once on a date in the 1970s and visited Las Vegas once as a tourist. Casinos are "not in my blood; I'm not a gambler," he says. Yet today, r…

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License Applications For Fantasy Sports Contests Operators Available via PA Gaming Control Board

HARRISBURG, PA: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board announced that license applications for entities interested in offering fantasy sports contests are available. The applications noted above are on the PGCB's web site, www.gamingcontrolboard.pa.gov. The application can be easily found by…

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Art With Comfort Collection By Artist Jim Hansel on sale now for $29.98 with promo code CARDS

Jim Hansel, one of America's premier nature and landscape artists, is an artist with a twist. At the age of 12, Jim was diagnosed with a degenerative eye condition called Stargard's. This eye condition left him legally blind. In spite of his limited vision, he pursued his passion for painti…

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Get the Fade To Black Card Game now at Adam and Eve for 50%!

Pick A Card And Try A Fun New Sexy Activity! Go from spanking your lover to licking chocolate sauce off each other with this fun new adult game! The Fade to Black Card Game is filled with a wide variety of foreplay activities, sexual positions, and kinky bondage games - making it a great wa…

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PA SLOT REVENUE BOUNCES BACK AND THEN SOME IN FEBRUARY, BUT HOLD THE EXCITEMENT by Bill Grinstead

Pennsylvania's brick-and-mortar casinos raked in $189,056,195 in slot machine revenue in February, according to figures released by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board. The tally is a welcome rebound from the industry's dismal January numbers, which were likely depressed by unseasonably c…

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Macau's Casinos Have Been Relying On VIPs, But The Mass Market Is Crucial To Future Growth by Muhammad Cohen

Everyone agrees Macau's future lies with the mass market, not VIPs. No one can agree on when that future will begin, though. Macau's recovery since August 2016 has been largely fueled by VIP play, and that trend accelerated in last year. Analysts diverge on whether the mass market future st…

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Bonus Dollars Challenge at BorgataCasino.com!

Date: March 5 - 9 BorgataCasino.com invites you to play your favorite games between March 5 and 9 and compete in the Bonus Dollars Challenge! Just by playing your favorite games each day during the promotion, you have a chance to earn a Bonus Dollars reward. Your reward will be added to yo…

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