Wynn Las Vegas preparing for Wynn Signature Series poker tournaments this January

Wynn Las Vegas preparing for Wynn Signature Series poker tournaments this January 1

Wynn Las Vegas preparing for Wynn Signature Series poker tournaments this January Known for their quality poker tournaments, the Wynn Las Vegas is preparing for yet another poker series this January. The Wynn Signature Series will kick off on January 15th, offering almost three weeks of quality poker gaming. The series will run through February …

MGM Resorts International soliciting interest in pair of Las Vegas properties

MGM Resorts International soliciting interest in pair of Las Vegas properties After recently inking lease-back deals for a pair of its properties and American casino operator MGM Resorts International is now reportedly trying to similarly offload its MGM Grand Las Vegas and Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino Las Vegas venues. According to a Monday report …

Sports Betting World Wide

Sports Betting World Wide

Sports Betting World Wide Though much of our news skews in the direction of North American sports, we do report on sports betting on a world wide basis from time to time. Boxing is a very international sport and we carry stories on the biggest fight, especially the heavyweight division. For instance, we have posted …

Las Vegas newspaper suing Sheldon Adelson in federal court

Las Vegas newspaper suing Sheldon Adelson in federal court In Nevada and the Las Vegas Sun newspaper has announced its filing of a federal lawsuit against billionaire American casino magnate Sheldon Adelson (pictured) and the other owners of the rival Las Vegas Review-Journal. The newspaper used a Tuesday report to detail that its legal action …

Caesars Entertainment Corporation selling Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino

Caesars Entertainment Corporation selling Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino In advance of its planned merger with Eldorado Resorts Incorporated and American casino operator, Caesars Entertainment Corporation, has reportedly signed a deal that is to see it offload its Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino property in southern Nevada for $516.3 million. According to a Monday report …

Osaka casino operator race narrowed to three runners

Osaka casino operator race narrowed to three runners In Japan and the race to find the international operator for Osaka’s proposed integrated casino resort is now reportedly down to three runners encompassing Galaxy Entertainment Group Limited, MGM Resorts International and Genting Malaysia Berhad. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, officials in Honshu city …

Resorts World Las Vegas strengthens its executive team

Resorts World Las Vegas strengthens its executive team Asian casino operator Genting Malaysia Berhad has reportedly announced the identities of the five latest members of the executive team that is due to be in charge of the Resorts World Las Vegas facility it is building in southern Nevada. According to a Friday report from Inside Asian …

Rivers Casino and Resort Schenectady sportsbook benefits from NFL action

Rivers Casino and Resort Schenectady sportsbook benefits from NFL action In New York and the recently-launched sportsbook inside Rivers Casino and Resort Schenectady reportedly experienced an influx of punters last week thanks to the start of this year’s edition of the National Football League (NFL). According to a Sunday report from the Times Union newspaper, …

Las Vegas McCarran airport’s 4.5 million passengers in July set new monthly record

Las Vegas McCarran airport’s 4.5 million passengers in July set new monthly record A passenger traffic record was set in July by Las Vegas’ McCarran International Airport, as the main airport for public and military use in the Las Vegas Valley saw a whopping 4.5 million people fly in and out of its terminal last …

Meruelo Group’s SLS officially re-branded “Sahara Las Vegas”

Meruelo Group’s SLS officially re-branded “Sahara Las Vegas” As part of a $150 million rebranding effort that will reportedly run through next year, at 12:01 am on Thursday, August 29, 2019, SLS Las Vegas officially returned to a version of the property’s original name, Sahara Las Vegas. Fifty-five-year-old Cuban-American billionaire Alex Meruelo’s, The Meruelo Group, …