Tag Archives: Jim Whelan
- New Jersey offers leagues a cut of betting revenue to fund sports integrity
September 17, 2014
Thursday will see New Jersey state Sen. Ray Lesniak introduce his latest piece of legislation intended to bring legal sports betting to the Garden State. Lesniak has stated his bill will explicitly repeal state-level prohibitions against sports betting at Atlantic City casinos and state racetracks, giving the state a better...
- Atlantic City ranked worst for business as state pols seek casino closure delay
July 24, 2014
Wednesday brought a double whammy for the already shaky national image of Atlantic City. First, Forbes ranked the troubled seaside casino community dead last among the nation’s 200 largest metro areas in terms of business climate, which takes into account factors like employment, education levels, the costs of doing business,...
- New Jersey Casinos Kick-start Online Public Gambling; Figures Disappoint
February 6, 2014
Two months ago, regulators gave the go-ahead for six New Jersey casinos to begin offering gambling over the internet to patrons across the state, but recent figures have been well wide of projections, causing concern that the industry might be a non-starter without additional legislation and technical improvements. Bally’s Atlantic...
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Why the DraftKings & FanDuel merger may not go ahead
March 24, 2017