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Greektown Casino To Get New Signage on Sep 30th
Written by B. Solomon | Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

The city of Detroit boasts three commercial casinos, one of which is the Greektown Casino-Hotel that opened for business back in 2000. The venue was subsequently bought by Rock Gaming in 2013, with its owner, Dan Gilbert, since renaming Rock Gaming LLC to Jack... 

Massive $10M Slots Jackpot Hit at Fiesta Henderson Casino
Written by M. Rhodes | Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

One lucky Nevada resident is celebrating his new-found status as a multi-millionaire after hitting a huge Megabucks progressive slots jackpot worth over $10 million while visiting the Fiesta Henderson Hotel and Casino. Interestingly, the man, known only as Roger,... 

MGM Connecticut Casino Raises Competitve Concerns
Written by S. Taylor | Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

MGM Resorts International runs a number of casino resorts across the USA, including in Nevada, Mississippi, New Jersey and Detroit. Last year, the global hospitality company subsequently opened up the MGM National Harbor in Maryland, which has since grown to become... 

Brandon Adams Wins Poker Masters $50,000 NLHE for $819k
Written by S. Taylor | Monday, September 18th, 2017

The last of the four $50,000 High Roller events featured at the Poker Masters Series is in the bag, with Brandon Adams managing to overcome a field of 39 players, including Doug Polk heads-up, to claim the title and the tournament’s first place prize of $819,000.... 

Negreanu Hoping For a Late Run at Poker Masters Series
Written by M. Rhodes | Monday, September 18th, 2017

The Poker Masters is in full swing at the ARIA Resort and Casino in Vegas, with all but one of its five event schedule left to play. Luckily for Daniel Negreanu, that’s the $100,000 buy-in freezeout finale, as the Canadian superstar stands to collect an extra... 

Poker Tweets: Poker Masters Action!
Written by M. Rhodes | Monday, September 18th, 2017

The inaugural Poker Masters has been the focal point of the poker news over the past week, with the high-stakes tournament series attracting some of the world’s top players to the Aria Resort and Casino in Las Vegas. Poker fans were also given a chance to... 

Polk and Holz to Give Social Media Fan 1% of Poker Masters Profits
Written by M. Rhodes | Saturday, September 16th, 2017

Doug Polk and Fedor Holz are two of the most successful poker pros on the live tournament circuit with four WSOP bracelets, and around $33 million in live winnings between them. They are also two of the most followed players on social media, and in appreciation... 

Nick Schulman Wins Poker Masters Event#1 for $918k
Written by S. Taylor | Friday, September 15th, 2017

The inaugural high-stakes tournament series called Poker Masters kicked off on Wednesday at the Aria Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, with 51 players entering Event #1: $50,000 No Limit Hold’em to create a prize pool of $2,550,000. Amongst its entrants was... 

Detroit Casino Revenue Shrinks 4% in August
Written by B. Solomon | Friday, September 15th, 2017

The Michigan Gaming Control Board has released its latest gambling results, revealing that Detroit’s three casinos generated 3.8% less revenue at $111.5 million in August compared to the same month in 2016. The midwestern state subsequently collected $9 million... 

Kevin Rivest Triumphs at 2017 Canadian Poker Championships
Written by S. Taylor | Thursday, September 14th, 2017

The 2017 Canadian Poker Championships got underway last Friday at the Playground Poker Club in Kahnawake, with the C$2 million guaranteed tournament attracting a total of 899 players. On Wednesday, it was Kevin Rivest who was then able to overcome his fellow competitors,...