Scientific Games Renews Contract For Exclusive Use Of Iconic Fremantle TV Game Show Brands In Lottery Games

Scientific Games announced that it has renewed a contract with Fremantle for the exclusive rights to use three iconic TV game show brands in lottery…

Source: Scientific Games Renews Contract For Exclusive Use Of Iconic Fremantle TV Game Show Brands In Lottery Games on Reviewed-Casinos.com

William Hill Held Failed Talks with Caesars Over $7.6 Billion Merger

William Hill and Caesars Entertainment were involved in serious merger discussions in the immediate wake of the US Supreme Court’s rejection of the federal ban on state-sanctioned sports betting, according to new reports.

William Hill

Could the sudden revelation that merger talks between William Hill and Caesars Entertainment broke down last year be a strategic nudge to Eldorado Resorts and other Caesars suitors? (Image: William Hill) read more

Indiana Gaming Official Calls September Sports Betting Rollout a ‘Tall Order’; Mobile Apps May Wait

Sports betting is still coming to Indiana, but the officials who will be in charge of regulating it are pushing back a bit on when the state may actually start taking bets.

Sara Gonso Tait, executive director of the Indiana Gaming Commission, talks with IGC board members during Thursday’s meeting in Indianapolis. Tait outlined why a September launch for sports betting may be a “tall order.” (Image: Brandon Smith/Indiana Public Media) read more

Senior management appointment at Nektan

Gaming technology platform and services provider Nektan has announced the appointment of Simon Hay as Chief Financial Officer with effect from 17 June 2019. With…

Source: Senior management appointment at Nektan on Reviewed-Casinos.com

Teams across GB compete to take on ex-England international footballers in the inaugural #BetRegret Cup as part of the nation’s largest safer gambling campaign

GambleAware, the charity tasked with reducing gambling harms in Great Britain, today launched the #BetRegret Cup, offering the chance for five-a-side football players from across…

Source: Teams across GB compete to take on ex-England international footballers in the inaugural #BetRegret Cup as part of the nation’s largest safer gambling campaign on Reviewed-Casinos.com

Sportsbet.io signs World Cup winner Denilson as brand ambassador

Sportsbet.io, the leading operator that prides itself on offering the ultimate fun, fast and fair betting experience, has unveiled former Brazilian footballing maestro and 2002…

Source: Sportsbet.io signs World Cup winner Denilson as brand ambassador on Reviewed-Casinos.com

Resumed Courtroom Battle Over Stalled Martha’s Vineyard Casino Focuses on Legal Technicality

A proposed gambling hall on Martha’s Vineyard has once again wound up in Boston federal court with the town of Aquinnah demanding the Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head gets a local building permit before construction takes place.

Scenic Martha’s Vineyard is the subject of a resumed courtroom battle over a stalled tribal casino. (Image: Seastreak Ferries) read more

As Potential Suitors Circle, Caesars Stock Remains Hedge Fund Favorite

With Caesars Entertainment being discussed as an acquisition target, hedge funds remain fans of the stock.

caesars stock gaming industry shares

Caesars stock continues to be bought by several well-known hedge funds. (Image: Fortune) read more

Playtech launches 50s-themed Bowling Frenzy slot in a cross-studio collaboration

Playtech today announces that it has launched a cross-studio collaboration, Bowling Frenzy – a new 1950s Americana-style slot game. In this collaboration, Playtech’s Vikings and…

Source: Playtech launches 50s-themed Bowling Frenzy slot in a cross-studio collaboration on Reviewed-Casinos.com

Immerse yourself between the sakuras and get Lucky Lucky

Slots and table games provider Habanero is challenging players to immerse themselves between the sakuras and get Lucky Lucky with its latest release. Set on…

Source: Immerse yourself between the sakuras and get Lucky Lucky on Reviewed-Casinos.com

Habanero’s Magic Oak released

Slots and table games provider Habanero is inviting players to add a touch of sparkle to their lives with the release of Magic Oak. Its…

Source: Habanero’s Magic Oak released on Reviewed-Casinos.com

Churchill Downs Unveils New Pick 6 Tied to Kentucky Oaks, Derby Cards

As the Kentucky Derby approaches, Churchill Downs has introduced a new wager that ties the track’s six biggest races of the upcoming weekend.

This weekend bettors will have a chance to bet on Game Winner (above) and other Kentucky Derby horses as part of a special Pick 6 involving Grade I stakes races at Churchill Downs. (Image: Horsephotos) read more

Zynga Stock Hits Seven-Year High on Record Q1 Revenues: Turnaround Complete, Says Social Giant

Shares in social games giant Zynga soared to their highest levels since May 2012 on Thursday, despite the San Francisco-based company booking a worse-than-expected loss.

Zynga

The surge in market confidence in Zynga was buoyed by better-than-expected performance by the company’s new acquisitions, which suggests the social gaming giant is onto a good thing after the ups and downs of the last six years. (Image: Zynga) read more

Playtech Live Casino boosts Grand National excitement with exclusive crossover events

Playtech’s Live Casino division brought both extra excitement and added cross-sell opportunities to this year’s Grand National, with dedicated events for key customers including Ladbrokes…

Source: Playtech Live Casino boosts Grand National excitement with exclusive crossover events on Reviewed-Casinos.com

Maine Lawmakers Debate Authorizing Native American Gaming with Casino Owned by Four Tribes

Lawmakers in Maine are debating legislation that would pave the way for the state’s first ever tribal casino and third gaming venue in all.

Maine casino

State Rep. Benjamin Collings believes Native Americans have been discriminated against in Maine in regard to gaming and its time to redress that balance. His bill would allow the state’s four federally recognized tribes to operate a casino as a joint enterprise. (Image: Maine Legislature) read more

Maine Lawmakers Debate Authorizing Native American Gaming with Casino Owned by Four Tribes

Lawmakers in Maine are debating legislation that would pave the way for the state’s first ever tribal casino and third gaming venue in all.

Maine casino

State Rep. Benjamin Collings believes Native Americans have been discriminated against in Maine in regard to gaming and its time to redress that balance. His bill would allow the state’s four federally recognized tribes to operate a casino as a joint enterprise. (Image: Maine Legislature) read more

Entrapped Epiglottis Forces Favorite Omaha Beach Out of Kentucky Derby

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Omaha Beach, the morning line favorite for Saturday’s Kentucky Derby, was scratched from the Triple Crown race the colt was diagnosed with an entrapped epiglottis.

Omaha Beach trains at Churchill Downs during Kentucky Derby week. The horse, who was the morning line favorite, was scratched from the race Wednesday evening. (Image: NewsandTribune.com) read more

Racing Post to support Clarion Gaming in the US

The excitement is beginning to build with just a few weeks left until Clarion Gaming takes on the US with their inaugural ICE North America…

Source: Racing Post to support Clarion Gaming in the US on Reviewed-Casinos.com

Explore a bygone age in Relax Gaming’s Caveman Bob

Content provider Relax Gaming has unveiled the latest addition to its popular portfolio of video slots, Caveman Bob. Set in a beautifully crafted ancient world,…

Source: Explore a bygone age in Relax Gaming’s Caveman Bob on Reviewed-Casinos.com

Alliance of American Football Suspends Operations, Dispute With NFLPA Threatens League Future

The Alliance of American Football (AAF) is calling it quits prior to its inaugural season ending.

Alliance of American Football AAF sports betting

The Alliance of American Football is shuttering operations. It should come as little surprise, as attendance for the games has been scarce. (Image: Empty Seats Galore/Twitter) read more

iSoftBet rolls out pioneering platform-wide ‘In-Game’ gamification

iSoftBet, the leading online and mobile casino content provider, has released In-Game, a pioneering series of advanced cross-platform, real-time gamification tools available across more than…

Source: iSoftBet rolls out pioneering platform-wide ‘In-Game’ gamification on Reviewed-Casinos.com

Relax Gaming Offers A Royal Fortune in Latest Release, King of Kings

Relax Gaming, the new-breed games and platform supplier, has unveiled the latest addition to its top-performing collection of proprietary video slots, launching Egyptian epic King…

Source: Relax Gaming Offers A Royal Fortune in Latest Release, King of Kings on Reviewed-Casinos.com

Digital Sports Tech unveils Player Props Data Feed

Digital Sports Tech (DST) has underpinned its position as the industry’s leading provider of player prop betting markets with the launch of its Player Props…

Source: Digital Sports Tech unveils Player Props Data Feed on Reviewed-Casinos.com

Montana Legislature Weighs Two Sports Betting Bills on Tight Chamber Deadlines

The Montana State Legislature has beaten the deadline to advance two bills that could legalize sports betting in the state.

State Rep. Ryan Lynch (D-Butte) sponsors one of two sports betting bills that passed in the Montana State Legislature last week. Lynch’s bill would let the state lottery run sports betting, with revenues going to the general fund and a STEM Scholarship program. (Source: The Montana Standard) read more

Kentucky Derby Spots Scored by Maximum Security, Plus Que Parfait, as Favorites Falter in Prep Races

March ended up not being a good month to be a betting favorite on the Kentucky Derby trail. Nine Derby preps — counting each division of the Rebel separately — were run in the US last month. In those races, only one race-time favorite ended up winning.

Jockey Luis Saez rode Maximum Security (right) to a win in Saturday’s Florida Derby at Gulfstream Park. Jason Servis, the colt’s trainer, praised Saez for handling the horse perfectly as he led from the start and won going away. (Image: Matthew Stockman/Getty) read more

Mobile Sports Betting Snubbed in New York State Budget After Assembly Refuses to Back It

New York State leaders reached agreement on a $175 billion budget Monday that Governor Andrew Cuomo described as the best of his tenure.

New York State budget

State Senator Joseph Addabbo (left) said this week he believes he has convinced Governor Andrew Cuomo (right) on mobile sports betting but the governor wanted enthusiasm from the Assembly, which was not forthcoming. (Image: Queens Politics) read more

Sports Betting Regulation Best Left to States, Ex-New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie Says

Chris Christie — the man who got the PASPA overturn rolling in his days as New Jersey’s governor when he fought for legal sports betting in the Garden State — is one of a mounting chorus of experts who think the federal government has a restricted role in state-by-state sports betting regulation now.

Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie wants the states to oversee sports betting regulation. (Image: medium.com) read more

Humane Society of the United States Calls for Santa Anita to Suspend Racing After Another Horse Dies in Race

A national animal welfare group on Monday called for officials at Santa Anita Park to suspend racing after a horse died due to injuries he suffered during a race Sunday, just three days after the California track reopened.

Last month, Santa Anita Park brought in consultants to examine its dirt track after more than 20 horses died at the park over a two-month span. After closing the track for more than three weeks, racing resumed on Friday. However, another horse died in a race Sunday. (Image: Brian van der Brug/LA Times) read more

Two More Pennsylvania Casinos File for Sports Betting Despite Relatively High Tax, License Fees

More Pennsylvania casinos want to jump on the sports-betting band wagon, as two gaming venues applied for licenses in the last week.

Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board Executive Director Kevin F. O’Toole will be reviewing two casinos’ requests for sports betting licenses (Image: Watchdog.org) read more

Lucky trio reels in €117K haul on Microgamings Fish Party SNG

Combining casino and poker, the MPN’s unique Fish Party Sit & Go progressive jackpot has been hit for a colossal €117,341.17 prize, taking the total…

Source: Lucky trio reels in €117K haul on Microgamings Fish Party SNG on Reviewed-Casinos.com