Tag Archives: racino
- Delaware online poker jumps, casino table games stumble
May 28, 2015
Delaware’s regulated online gambling market saw poker jump and table games stumble in the month of April. Overall revenue at the three Delaware Lottery-approved online gambling sites came to $132k, down 10% from March and down 45% from April 2014. This April marked the first full month since the state...
- New York posts decline in gambling sales, lottery and racinos take direct hits
February 5, 2015
Gambling sales in the state of New York in 2014 experienced its first decline in years, prompting concern that the state’s decision to award three casino licenses could end up becoming a bad investment. According to data provided by the State Lottery, gambling sales in the Empire State totalled $9...
- Churchill Downs appoint Interactive boss, get Ohio nod, buy Mississippi casino
October 11, 2012
Kentucky-based racetrack operator Churchill Downs Inc. has tapped its chief strategy officer Ted Gay to serve as president of Churchill Downs Interactive, the company’s fledgling online gambling division. Gay will oversee CDI’s existing online operations – including advance deposit wagering site TwinSpires.com and social gaming site Luckity.com – which are...
- Kentucky Derby’s two minutes of excitement can’t mask racing’s problems
May 5, 2012
Horseracing bettors in Montana will be muttering into their mint juleps on Saturday as the 138th Kentucky Derby gets underway at Churchill Downs. Shocked by a loss of money at its off-track betting sites, the Montana Board of Horse Racing suspended simulcast operations in December. The suspension was supposed to...
- Nevada revenues up again; Atlantic City down; New York racinos up in 2011
April 11, 2012
After experiencing their biggest revenue improvement in three years this January, Nevada casinos continued their winning ways in February. Statewide gambling revenue rose 5.7% to $932.2m, while Las Vegas Strip gaming revenues rose a more modest 3.3% to $530.7m. Haters are pointing to the fact that this was a leap...
- Long Island thirst for VLTs continues
May 12, 2011
Long Island could have itself not one but two places where customers can use video lottery terminals (VLTs). Plans have been unveiled to add Belmont Park Raceway to the short list of racinos on the peninsular. It will join the Aqueduct Raceway that will start to offer its own VLTs...
Long Island thirst for VLTs continues
May 12, 2011