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#US Legal #SportsBetting Passes $10 Billion In Handle Since #PASPA’s Fall by Brian Pempus

A major milestone was reached recently in the rapidly growing U.S. sports betting sector.

According to the American Gaming Association, the casino industry’s leading trade group, legal sports betting operations in the country have passed $10 billion in handle in the year and change since …

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House of Cards® Gaming Report for the Week of August 26, 2019

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This week’s stories include record for New Jersey, online casino numbers for Pennsylvania and Las Vegas leftovers fed to pigs (the actual animals).

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#AndrewLuck Retires: #Colts #SuperBowl #Odds, #Win Total Plummet from the Action Network

Quarterback Andrew Luck has informed the Colts he is retiring, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. The 29 year-old, four-time Pro-Bowler was dealing with a leg injury throughout Colts training camp.

Sportsbooks around the country reacted by taking the Colts’ Super Bowl future odds and season…

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House of Cards® - Ep. 605

 

This week Dave interviews Stephen Crystal Esq., SCCG Management and Head of US Development for Betfred, regarding the expansion of sports betting in the US and Betfred’s plans for the US market.

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The Casino Esport Conference 2019 (#CECVegas) - The New Era for #Casinos and #Wagering


In just the year since the PASPA repeal, seven states have taken around $8 billion in bets. The potential is huge, so all eyes are on sports betting in the US.

And that’s exactly the problem – and a huge opportunity for you... What are those eyes missing? eSports betting. The eSports market…

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PENNSYLVANIA SEES A MODEST $88.2 MILLION IN ONLINE WAGERS DURING JULY BY BRIAN PEMPUS

Half a month’s worth of online casino action in Pennsylvania is on the books, and the results so far are modest.

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The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board said Friday that the three online casinos …

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House of Cards® Gaming Report for the Week of August 19, 2019

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This week’s stories include Maryland gaming revenue record, Google and fantasy sports and a giant taco at a Minnesota casino.

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Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board Reports Gaming Revenue For July

HARRISBURG, PA: Figures released and posted today by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board on its web site, www.gamingcontrolboard.pa.gov, shows total revenue generated in the Commonwealth during July and includes separate reports for revenue generated by slot machine, table games, internet gami…

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House of Cards® - Ep. 604

 

This week Dave interviews Matt Rybaltowski from USBets & SportsHandle about the Penn National Gaming mega deal and Ashley chats with poker player Marvin Karlins about his book, A Chip and A Prayer

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FREEROLL FROM #RESORTS (@ResortsCasino) MARKS FIRST SEASON-LONG #NFL PICKS CONTEST IN #NJ BY ERIC RASKIN

The first casino to come to Atlantic City is also the first to offer a season-long NFL betting contest in New Jersey.

On Thursday, Resorts Casino Hotel, which opened in 1978, let visitors to ResortsCasino.com know that a SuperContest-style competition, called the Super Pick ’Em, is coming…

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House of Cards® - Ep. 604 via @YouTube - Subscribe today!

This week Dave interviews Matt Rybaltowski from USBets & SportsHandle about the Penn National Gaming mega deal and Ashley chats with poker player Marvin Karlins about his book, A Chip and A Prayer.

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Why The #NBA Might Soon Boost #SportsBetting And #DailyFantasySports by Adam Candee

The NBA might adjust a key information distribution channel in deference to legal sports betting and daily fantasy sports.

The league will look at releasing starting lineups as early as an hour before tipoff for the upcoming season. That consideration emerges as part of a broader review of in…

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CHERRY HILL SPORTSBOOK COURT BATTLE WINDING DOWN BY JOHN BRENNAN

It’s a good hint that a lawsuit is winding down — well, pending appeal anyway — when the dueling briefs get shorter.

And so it was with Cherry Hill Towne Partners, the mall developers who want to open a sportsbook on-site as soon as possible, needing just two pages on Monday to offe…

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House of Cards® Gaming Report for the Week of August 12, 2019

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This week’s stories include new platform for 888 Poker in New Jersey, MGM raises resort fees and new Star Trek game released.

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House of Cards® - Ep. 603

 

This week Dave talks with Kevin O’Toole, Executive Director of the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board, about the latest developments in Pennsylvania regarding online casinos and sports wagering.

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The Casino Esport Conference 2019 - The New Era for Casinos and Wagering


In just the year since the PASPA repeal, seven states have taken around $8 billion in bets. The potential is huge, so all eyes are on sports betting in the US.

And that’s exactly the problem – and a huge opportunity for you... What are those eyes missing? eSports betting. The eSports market…

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CHANGES ARE AFOOT WITH #MGM’S POPULAR #MLIFE #CASINO REWARDS PROGRAM BY MARTIN DERBYSHIRE

MGM is making a few significant changes to the M life Rewards loyalty program at Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa in New Jersey.

Owner MGM Resorts International said these changes are being made to the popular rewards program to provide more consistency across the MGM portfolio of casino resorts.

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House of Cards® - Ep. 602

 

This week Dave talks with #gambling columnist Steve Ruddock about the recent launch of online casinos in Pennsylvania.

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The Madden '20 Booster only at @PointsBetUSA

Celebrating the release of Madden '20, PointsBet in New Jersey has come up with the Madden '20 Booster now available at PointsBet.com!

Bet either:

+700 - Patrick Mahomes to Win NFL MVP (Boosted from +400)

+1000 - Kansas City Chiefs to Win NFL Championship (Boosted from +700)

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Penn National Gaming Strikes Sports Betting Deals With DraftKings, Kambi, And More by Eric Ramsey

Penn National Gaming removed any remaining doubt about its plans to capitalize on US sports betting expansion.

The company issued a press release late Wednesday announcing an impressive new quartet of market-access agreements. Penn’s new partners include some of the most ambitious names in th…

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