Tag: Nevada

Inside Gaming: Speculation Over MGM’s Mirage Sale Intensifies; Native American Gaming Revenue Up

MGM Resorts may be about to sell The Mirage, Native American gaming up again in 2014, and the Seminoles' agreement to deal blackjack in Florida is expiring.

Inside Gaming: Caesars’ Stock Swoons After Failure to Halt Bankruptcy Lawsuits

A judge rules creditors can pursue lawsuits against Caesars, meaning the parent company may face having to file bankruptcy; GLPI and Pinnacle merge.

Inside Gaming: Smoking Ban Might Hurt Macau, Judge Won’t Unseal Records in Sands Case, Boston Taking On Wynn

A bill to ban smoking in gaming venues might further hurt Macau, and in different lawsuits the Sands and Wynn Resorts face allegations of mob connections.

The Sunday Briefing: Mantas "bagoch" Bagočius Wins the PokerStars Sunday Million

The top online prize on Sunday was won by Mantas "bagoch" Bagočius, winning the PokerStars Sunday Million for nearly $170,000.

Inside Gaming: Trump Plaza To Stay Closed, GLPI Increases Pinnacle Bid, Gaming Grief in Greece

A deed restriction means the Trump Plaza won't reopen soon, GLPI increases its Pinnacle buyout bid, and a conflict in Greece affects Nevada slots companies.

The Sunday Briefing: "1K_a_Day" Takes Top Sunday Prize

The top online prize on Sunday was won by "1K_a_Day" for winning the PokerStars Sunday Million.

Inside Gaming: Frissora New Caesars CEO, Macau Down Again, Mickelson in the Rough

Mark Frissora takes over as CEO for Caesars, Macau's gaming revenue is down again, and golfer Phil Mickelson is linked to a federal money laundering case.

Dispatches from the WSOP: Filling the Void; or, Three Ways to Plug Holes in Your Game

In another of his "Dispatches from the WSOP," Nate Meyvis describes three areas on which players can focus to plus holes in their no-limit hold'em games.

The New Jersey Online Poker Briefing: WSOP.com Online Championships Conclude

It was another action-packed week for online poker in New Jersey. Check out the biggest tournament winners and latest industry news.

The Sunday Briefing: Dario Minieri and Paul Berende Final Table the Sunday Million

Paul "padjes" Berende finished runner-up in the Sunday Million two weeks after finishing runner-up in the Sunday Warm-Up. Also making the final table was Dario Minieri.

SealsWithClubs' Bryan Micon Pleads Guilty to Avoid Jail Time

Bryan Micon, the man behind the bitcoin poker site SealsWithClubs, has agreed to plead guilty for running an unlicensed online poker room from Las Vegas.

Inside Gaming: Graham Reintroduces RAWA to Senate, Big May for Nevada, DraftKings Partners with ESPN

Lindsey Graham reintroduces RAWA in the U.S. Senate, Nevada has a booming May, the AGA wants to audit casinos, and DraftKings and ESPN announce partnership.

A History of Gambling and Casinos, For Show and For Sale, This Week

The Casino Chip & Gaming Token Collectors Club (CCGTCC) is presenting the "World's Largest Casino Collectibles Show" at South Point on Thursday-Saturday.

The Sunday Briefing: Rupert "ElRupert" Elder Wins PokerStars Sunday Warm-Up

In this week's Sunday online action, Rupert "ElRupert" Elder took down the PokerStars Sunday Warm-Up.

Dispatches from the WSOP: In Vegas, In Position

Nate Meyvis (co-host of The Thinking Poker podcast) shares the first of his summer reports from Las Vegas where he's playing cash games and at the WSOP.

Inside Gaming: Industry Remembers Kirk Kerkorian, Hard Rock Announces Meadowlands Plans

The industry remembers one of the shapers of modern Vegas, Kirk Kerkorian, the IRS discusses how gamblers should be taxed, and Hard Rock has plans for NJ.

The Sunday Briefing: Johan "busto_soon" van Til Wins PokerStars Sunday Million

In this week's Sunday online action, Johan "busto_soon" van Til collected the biggest prize for winning the PokerStars Sunday Million.

National Deaf Poker Tour Champion Murdered in Las Vegas

Police in Nevada are hunting the gunman who murdered deaf poker player Jonathan Cyril Collins in his car on May 11.

Inside Gaming: Groups Move to Unseal Records in Las Vegas Sands Case, Allege Organized Crime Connections

MGM-Wynn merger rumor, records in a lawsuit involving Las Vegas Sands allege organized crime connections, and the IRS wants to change gambling tax laws.

The Sunday Briefing: "Timonpoika" Earns Top Sunday Prize

In this week's Sunday online action, "Timonpoika" took the biggest prize for winning the PokerStars Sunday Million.

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