Dutch Double Play: Soccer Club, Billy Beane Team Up

ALKMAAR, Netherlands (AP) — Like Billy Beane, Robert Eenhoorn knows all about baseball expectations. The Dutchman was a high draft pick who never made it big on the field — losing his job, in fact, to none other than Derek Jeter. And like Beane did with the Oakland Athletics, Eenhoorn oversees a team that does […]

CORRECTED-Glassmaker Baccarat Gets Court-appointed Administrators As Ownership Battle Rages

PARIS, Sept 8 (Reuters) – French fine crystal glassmaker Baccarat said a French court had appointed interim administrators to run the company, after the purveyor of chandeliers and tableware to royalty for more than two centuries was caught up a battle between its Chinese owners and their lenders. The company said in a statement on […]

Court Orders Casino Gambling Be Placed On Ballot

Evnen said he will immediately certify the initiative for inclusion on the Nov. 3 ballot, noting that certification of the contents of the general election ballot is required by Friday. The Keep the Money in Nebraska proposal was sponsored by Ho-Chunk Inc., the Winnebago Tribe’s economic development corporation, in partnership with the Nebraska Horsemen’s Benevolent […]

Panel Chair Exits Choice On Casino Arkansas Racing Commission on Monday

The chairman of the Arkansas Racing Commission on Monday recused from the process to determine which company will operate a casino in Pope County. Chairman Alex Lieblong’s recusal came a month after the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reported that he had been exchanging text messages with an attorney for Cherokee Nation Businesses of Oklahoma, which has been […]

MLB Odds: Red Sox Well Behind World Series Contenders For 2020 Season

In 1964, a brash young upstart named Cassius Clay knocked out Sonny Liston to claim his first heavyweight title. “I shook up the world!” screamed the burgeoning cultural force soon to be known as Muhammad Ali. Sixteen years later, as a bunch of U.S. College kids completed the biggest upset in Olympics history, broadcaster Al […]

5 Interesting Yet Never-Heard Facts About The Online Slot Games

We all live in a world that has developed rapidly in recent years. The advent of technology and the popularity of the online platforms have helped the gamblers to play the game from the phone directly. Gone are the days when people have to travel several kilometres to the casinos to enjoy and have fun. […]

LOOK: Plainridge Park Casino Reopens Wednesday With ‘Significant Changes’

PLAINVILLE (CBS) — For the first time in months, gamblers will be able to play the slots in Massachusetts starting on Wednesday. That’s when Plainridge Park Casino in Plainville is reopening, now that the state is in Phase 3 of its coronavirus recovery plan. “While we’re excited to welcome back both our customers and our […]

FanDuel And Denver Broncos Make NFL History As First “Official Team Sportsbook” Partnership Formed

A general view of the stadium as the Denver Broncos line up for a field … [+] goal against the Oakland Raiders while the sun sets during the third quarter at Empower Field at Mile High on December 29, 2019 in Denver, Colorado. The Broncos defeated the Raiders 16-15. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)Getty Images […]

Online Gaming Surges In Pa., But Total Revenue Has Plunged Due To Closure Of Casinos

The coronavirus pandemic has hammered Pennsylvania’s casinos financially, but one bright spot has been a spike in gaming online. The state’s casinos earned $55,838,789 in online casino revenue in May, according to the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board. That’s more than double the amount of online casino revenue – $24,884,830.- reported in March, the board said. […]

DraftKings Strikes Deal To Enter Michigan Sports Betting Market

After a long wait, DraftKings has struck a deal to enter the Michigan sports betting market. After previously landing in Colorado, Indiana, Iowa, Mississippi, New Jersey, New Hampshire, New York, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia, DraftKings has agreed to partner with Bay Mills Resort & Casino in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. “Through a commitment to provide customers […]