Tag Archives: Foxwoods
- G2E Las Vegas 2016 Day 2 Recap
September 28, 2016
The second day of G2E went off with a bang as the giant expo floor was officially opened to delegates. As anticipated, the event was packed from start to finish, with delegates waiting at the entrance prior to opening and a mass exodus taking place when the floor was closed...
- MGM’s Jim Murren would “love to go toe-to-toe” with Foxwoods, Mohegan Sun
March 25, 2015
MGM Resorts CEO Jim Murren says he’s “bemused” by Connecticut’s plan to build small-scale casinos to head off the threat of MGM’s new Massachusetts resort. Murren made the comments during Tuesday’s groundbreaking ceremony in Springfield, MA, where MGM’s $800m casino expects to open in 2017. This has the operators of...
- Foxwoods to cut slots, tables; Maryland Live! says it can take Horseshoe Baltimore
November 26, 2014
The Foxwoods Resorts Casino in Connecticut plans to reduce its gaming options and boost non-gaming amenities in a bid to lure patrons through its doors. Felix Rappaport, who assumed the CEO mantle last week, told the Associated Press that the casino would seek to reduce its ranks of 5,800 slot...
- Phil Ivey’s gal-pal sues Foxwoods Casino over edge-sorting claims
August 12, 2014
Absent some kind of settlement, poker pro Phil Ivey’s legal dispute with Atlantic City’s Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa over nearly $10m in baccarat winnings will still be tied up in court this time next year. The dispute centers around Ivey’s multi-day session at the Borgata’s baccarat tables in 2012,...
- Becky’s Affiliated: Foxwoods anticipates iGaming in CT with FoxPlay
June 12, 2014
Connecticut’sMashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation(MPTN) owns and operates the Foxwoods Resort Casino, a property I remember fondly as it was a popular late-night destination for us Bostonianswhen the bars closed in the city. Well-managed 24/7 gambling and entertainment have made Foxwoods Resort Casino one of the most popular and recognized casino...
- Foxwoods proposal bites the dust in Milford
November 20, 2013
The list of casino casualties in Massachusetts continues to grow by the day. Suffolk Downs and Mohegan Sun saw their proposals get rejected by city voters and now, Foxwoods is joining in on the misery after voters in Milford emphatically rejected the casino's proposal to build a $1 billion resort...
Genting Malaysia may lose $274M on Mass. casino bet
May 23, 2017
Massachusetts senate candidates make online lottery pitch
October 9, 2017