Sunday, September 23, 2018

William Hill US CEO hustles to pen deals as competition grows

Casinos & Gaming – Las Vegas Review-Journal
William Hill US CEO hustles to pen deals as competition grows

Credit Suisse expects U.S. sports betting net revenues to surge to $4.5 billion by 2023 and continue climbing as legalization spreads. UK-based William Hill is in a very strong position to capitalize on the widening market.

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

Las Vegas Sun Stories: Gaming
MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Halloween celebration at Tropicana Atlantic City

Casino City Times
Halloween celebration at Tropicana Atlantic City
The celebration, on 27 October, includes a Halloween-themed light and sound show, The Rocky Horror Picture Show “Time Warp” dance on the Boardwalk, giveaways and more.

Golden Knights become first NHL team to partner with a sportsbook

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Golden Knights become first NHL team to partner with a sportsbook
The Vegas Golden Knights have entered a multiyear partnership with William Hill US, becoming the first-ever NHL team to partner with a sportsbook. The partnership will feature a TV visible dasher board, in-arena signage, updated ...

FanDuel Sportsbook's glitch resolved

Casino City Times
FanDuel Sportsbook's glitch resolved
After an error, FanDuel refused to pay $82,610 to Anthony Prince, who placed the $110 bet on the Denver Broncos. But after three days of deliberation, the sportsbook paid Prince in full.

Friday, September 21, 2018

Nevada gaming sexual harassment prevention rules spark debate

Casinos & Gaming – Las Vegas Review-Journal
Nevada gaming sexual harassment prevention rules spark debate

A bid to add sexual harassment prevention guidelines to state gaming regulations is shaping up to be a debate over whether existing federal harassment rules already provide enough oversight for the industry.

FanDuel pays out on astronomical NFL pricing error

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FanDuel pays out on astronomical NFL pricing error
Operator FanDuel has addressed its sports betting pricing error during the Denver Broncos and Oakland Raiders NFL matchup, agreeing to pay out on “erroneous tickets