Evolution Gaming To Expand New Jersey Studio

Ben Hamill - November 23, 2019

Live casino giant Evolution Gaming has entered the next big phase in its own journey. The company recently acquired the necessary permission from the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement in order to expand its New Jersey-based liv...Read More

New Jersey Leads The Sports Betting Race

Ben Hamill - September 03, 2019

The old adage rings true: the more things change, the more they stay the same. New Jersey is fast establishing itself as the overall winner in the US sports betting race after having yet again out-performed close rival...Read More

Paysafe Named Payments Processor Of The Year

Ben Hamill - June 26, 2019

New Jersey’s Monmouth Park Raceway was the location of the recent inaugural edition of the American Gambling Awards, and it certainly did turn out to be a glitzy and glamorous affair. Payment solutions provider Paysafe was honoured ...Read More

Roar Digital Headed For New Jersey & Nevada

Ben Hamill - June 08, 2019

Last year, GVC Holdings started a process aimed at securing the necessary passports to enter various US states. It now appears as if the group’s commitment towards becoming the world’s most prominent gambling and betting opera...Read More

GiG Fined Over Geo-Glitch In New Jersey

Ben Hamill - May 18, 2019

The US state of New Jersey fought long and hard for the privilege to offer sports betting and gambling games services and products to its players and bettors and it’s not about to have that privilege compromised in any way. Regulato...Read More

March Madness Attracts $106M In Bets In NJ

Ben Hamill - May 05, 2019

Much like its basketball tournament’s namesake, March really was a month of madness for New Jersey’s sports betting industry. Basketball’s March Madness tournament has seen record betting figures being tallied, and the ...Read More

PokerStars In Trouble Over College Bets

Ben Hamill - April 30, 2019

New Jersey may have fought in the front lines of the war that eventually saw the ban on sports betting abolished in the United States, but that certainly doesn’t mean that anything goes. The state doesn’t permit any form of sp...Read More

Evolution Gaming Thrilled With US Growth

Ben Hamill - April 07, 2019

2018 was a good year for Evolution Gaming, and not least because of its continued expansion into North America. The provider’s 2018 report boasted $275.6 million in operating revenues, and $93.8 million in profit, for the year endin...Read More

Borgata Ordered To Forfeit Illegal Winnings

Ben Hamill - March 31, 2019

The famous Borgata casino has to date handed over winnings to the tune of $107,000 to the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement; with every last penny being part and parcel of winnings that were won by either self-excluded or underage...Read More

Player Ordered to Pay Back Winnings

Ben Hamill - March 27, 2019

A California man has learnt the hard way that breaking the law never really pays. He was recently ordered to pay back a dizzying $93,000 in winnings to New Jersey’s gambling regulators. According to the state’s gambling laws, ...Read More

NJ Sports Betting Produces Exceptional Results

Ben Hamill - March 21, 2019

Every once in a while, someone comes up with a simply brilliant idea, in business as well as otherwise, leaving the only question remaining on everyone’s lips, “why didn’t anyone think of that sooner?”.  Such...Read More

Islands Lotto Adds Wazdan’s Games

Ben Hamill - December 26, 2018

Being the preferred partner of the New Jersey Gambling Commission, Islands Lotto is an online gaming operator that is independently owned and run. Boasting a wide selection of slot machines and instant win games, the company has now taken...Read More

Hard Rock Announces The Ultimate Sleigh Ride

Ben Hamill - December 18, 2018

Fancy driving around in your very own 2019 Ford Raptor before the New Year has even officially arrived? Then the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Atlantic City, which is located in the recently liberated state of New Jersey, is the place to be....Read More

No Anonymous Wins for New York Players

Ben Hamill - December 16, 2018

If you win a lotto jackpot over in the US state of New Jersey, it is guaranteed to be something of a public affair. Should you win hundreds of millions of dollars, the state’s lottery commission has legal jurisdiction to publicize ...Read More

US Sports Leagues Embrace A New World

Ben Hamill - December 07, 2018

A gold rush. This is how Sharon Otterman, Chief Marketing Officer for major bookmaker William Hill, describes the scramble by professional sports leagues to get a spot on the sports betting bus. These are the very same leagues that had p...Read More

The Stars Group Partners with Eldorado

Ben Hamill - November 28, 2018

Canadian gambling giant The Stars Group (TSG) has inked a US-facing online gaming and sports betting deal with popular operator Eldorado Resorts. Early this week, the Group announced the signing of an exclusive 20-year deal that will ena...Read More

Mississippi Casinos Suffer as Sports Betting Grows

Ben Hamill - November 23, 2018

The sports betting operations at Mississippi (MS) casinos have reported a small increase in their overall wagering handle for the month of October. However, revenues for the establishments dropped by more than three-quarters during the sa...Read More

Gambling Adds $260 Billion to US Economy

Ben Hamill - October 03, 2018

$261.1 billion poured into the US economy in 2017, thanks to the gambling industry. According to an Oxford Economics report, $40.8 billion of that plumped up local, state and federal tax coffers. The rep...Read More

Slots Revenues Soar in Canada and USA

Ben Hamill - September 27, 2018

Any US or Canadian player can testify the fact that slots are practically infallible when it comes to popularity. Now, these players have the data to back up their suspicious, showing clearly that slots sales in both Canada and America ar...Read More

Brian Gionta Retires From NHL

Ben Hamill - September 27, 2018

Former captain of the legendary Canadiens Brian Gionta has officially announced his retirement as an NHL player after a rich 16-year career. Gionta will now return to the Buffalo Sabres as a part-time devel...Read More

FanDuel Pays Out Full $82k Erroneous Win

Ben Hamill - September 26, 2018

Daily fantasy sports giant FanDuel has opted to pay out the full $82,000 to New Jersey-based punter Anthony Prince on a $110 bet he made on the Denver Broncos versus Oakland Raiders game ...Read More

NJ Punters Wager Nearly $4 Million in July

Ben Hamill - August 16, 2018

Bettors in the US state of New Jersey placed just less than $4 million in wagers during the first full month of legal sports betting for the region. New Jersey was the state that first began the push towards the abolishment of the long-ti...Read More