Tag Archives: predictions
- Crystal balls: Calvin Ayre’s predictions for 2017
December 28, 2016
Before I get into my look ahead at 2017, let’s look back at my 2016 predictions made here on this site one year ago. On the whole, I did okay, predicting a tough slog for daily fantasy sports, more consolidation in UK/Europe and that PokerStars’ New Jersey launch wouldn’t dramatically...
- Calvin predicts! Ayre you ready for 2016?
December 29, 2015
First off, let’s examine what I got right in my predictions one year ago. I correctly predicted there’d be no progress on the US online gambling legislation front, pro or con, state or federal. I also get points for saying Amaya Gaming’s PokerStars would be approved to operate in New...
- Calvin Ayre’s predictions for the year 2015
December 26, 2014
I, CALVIN AYRE, MAD PROPHET OF THE INTERWEBS, PREDICT THAT OVER THE NEXT 12 MONTHS… - Amaya Gaming’s David Baazov will pay $1b to acquire a federally recognized Indian tribe in California and then legally change his name to Dances With Covered Assets. - US Homeland Security will arrest Bwin.party...
- Calvin Ayre’s predictions for the gambling world in 2014
December 27, 2013
US ONLINE MARKET Some industry observers believe fear will grip the United States in 2014; the fear of individual states being left behind in the great online gambling race. The theory is that once states realize that a 200-foot tall Sheldon Adelson isn’t actually going to rise out of the...
- MODQs – Should we listen to iGaming Predictions?
January 10, 2013
It’s around that time of year when every man and his dog are forecasting the next big thing and how the impending twelve months will pan out. This is the case in pretty much all walks of life. From sport to stocks and just about everything in-between, it seems that...
- Calvin Ayre’s Predictions for the Gambling World in 2013
December 28, 2012
Greetings again from sunny Antigua! Hope everyone enjoyed their holidays. Now that I've finished looking back at the year that was, it's once again time for the annual predictions. Here's how my crystal balls foresee 2013 shaking out... THE AMERICAS ▶ The state in which Las Vegas resides will vainly...
Charges dropped against Calvin Ayre, Bodog and friends
July 14, 2017
Calvin Ayre Foundation to match donations to Barbuda relief effort
September 9, 2017
The cost of America’s war on Antigua, Calvin Ayre and online gambling
September 5, 2017