Tag Archives: Robert Kraft
- Pats owner’s casino ties expose NFL’s gambling hypocrisy
April 25, 2017
The National Football League’s disinterest in New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft’s stake in casino operator Caesars Entertainment is heaping fresh scorn on the league’s oft-criticized anti-gambling stance. On Monday, sportswriter Bart Hubbuch published a lengthy article on Deadspin detailing his failed efforts to publish a story in the New...
- Nevada revenues largest since 2007; December third month in row to post rise; Kraft has Caesars shares
February 9, 2012
Nevada will be celebrating after gaming revenues posted their biggest yearly rise since 2007. At the year end gaming revenue for the Silver State stood at $10.7billion – up 2.8% compared with 2010. Last year’s increase was a miniscule 0.1% meaning the casino business population of Nevada must be doing...
- Foxborough selectboard deny Kraft and Wynn Boston casino proposal
December 29, 2011
We’ve been following closely the news on the potential Foxborough casino deal that saw New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft and casino mogul Steve Wynn beg officials to build a new casino in Boston. The newest reports on the block are that the town’s Selectboard took a stand against Kraft’s...
- Mass. gets gambling head; Wynn invited to present plans; First Ohio casino on track
December 14, 2011
Devel Patrick has named Stephen Crosby as the man to lead the new Massachusetts Gambling Commission. Patrick made the announcement yesterday and Crosby immediately showed us that Devel has appointed someone with an abundance of common sense. “Some people abhor it, some people love it. It has public good and...
- Can the NFL stomach Robert Kraft’s proposed casino deal with Steve Wynn?
December 7, 2011
Boston is slated to get one of Massachusetts’ new casinos and Steve Wynn would very much like to build it. Robert Kraft, owner of the National Football League’s New England Patriots, has land for lease within spitting distance of Foxboro’s Gillette Stadium. So Steve and Robert struck a deal, which...
- Wynn looking for Krafty deal; Kahnawake hoping third time lucky with casino
December 2, 2011
Vegas casino magnate Steve Wynn has his eyes on the land the Patriots built for his next project. According to the Boston Globe, New England owner Robert Kraft is in talks with Wynn over proposals to bring a $1billion casino to land near Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, MA. Located 200...
No, Las Vegas Sands is not buying Wynn Resorts
March 17, 2017
Patriots, Packers starting season as favorites to win Super Bowl 52
September 1, 2017