Tag Archives: Wynn Las Vegas
- Unibet send 200 players to The European Open
July 18, 2017
The Swedish online poker room Unibet has surprised everyone by preparing to send 200 players to the European Open at the Wynn Las Vegas as part of the 2017 Wynn Fall Classic. I like Unibet. While PokerStars, 888Poker, and partypoker each try to prove they have more than a pinkies...
- Steve Wynn joins talks to bring Raiders to Las Vegas
July 13, 2016
First it was Sheldon Adelson. Now, another casino tycoon has thrown his hat in the ring for the push to bring the Oakland Raiders to Las Vegas. Wynn Resorts owner Steve Wynn revealed this week he is among the group of people “working hard” in the campaign to lure the...
- Billionaire Steve Wynn tosses verbal grenade at ‘poor people’ during Vegas expansion announcement
April 8, 2016
Casino mogul Steve Wynn has some choice words about the less fortunate. On Wednesday night, the Wynn Resorts chairman told investors that his company is like a luxury brand—much like Chanel and Louis Vuitton—that focuses on people with money. “Rich people only like being around rich people,” Wynn said in...
- Nevada casino gaming revenue falls despite record sports betting handle
February 26, 2016
Nevada casino gaming revenue fell in January despite state-licensed sportsbooks setting a new January record for betting handle. According to figures released Friday by the Nevada Gaming Control Board, statewide casino gambling revenue fell 2.87% to $925.3m. Things were worse on the Las Vegas Strip, which reported gaming revenue down...
- Wynn Las Vegas to launch sports betting app in February
January 15, 2016
Wynn Las Vegas is prepping for March Madness as it plans to launch a sports betting app next month. Wynn Las Vegas is launching a sports betting app in February, which will focus on Nevada residents and the casino’s out-of-state visitors and hotel guests, Wynn sportsbook head John Avello told...
- First ever fantasy sports combine to be held at Wynn Las Vegas
February 20, 2015
The fantasy sports industry is growing at such a rapid pace that there doesn’t appear to be any ceiling on how big it can get this year. We already know about the massive gains attributed to FanDuel and DraftKings, two of the biggest daily fantasy sports sites in the business today....
Why the DraftKings & FanDuel merger may not go ahead
March 24, 2017