A new potential buyer of the shuttered Atlantic Club has emerged A New York-based real estate consulting firm has entered negotiations to buy the shuttered Atlantic Club Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, local news outlet the Press of Atlantic City reported on Wednesday citing information by the company itself.The Atlantic Club closed doors in January 2014 to become the first of four Boardwalk casino properties to go bust that year.
Yet another NFL team joins forces with a casino operator as the league relaxes gambling advertising rules The New York Jets have penned a sponsorship deal with online gambling operator 888 and football purists are not happy about it, news outlet the New York Post reported on Monday.The deal is set to be officially announced later this week, but 888 banners have already appeared outside MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey, the home stadium of the New York Jets.
The New York Jets have become the first NFL team to form a partnership with a gaming firm that goes beyond a sponsorship for an individual casino, signing a deal with 888 Holdings, the company that runs the 888 Poker and 888 Casino websites.Casinos and Poker Yes, But Sports Betting NoAlready, banners outside of MetLife Stadium are advertising for 888.
They say that the profits from the poker games running at the gambling house helped to fuel the large drug operation.High Risk Meet-Up GameThe poker games took place in apartment buildings in New York’s West Village and Lower East side, and they could be surprisingly small, considering the scale of the drug ring.
Geeta Singh — who promoted a West Village underground poker game with alleged ties to drug trafficking — was arraigned in a Manhattan Court on Wednesday.Thirty-two people were arrested earlier this month in connection with an underground poker game and corresponding illegal drug operation, law enforcement said.
An airplane banner slamming the New York Jets’ recent deal with casino operator MGM Resorts International flew over the team’s home stadium on Sunday ahead of its game against the Buffalo Bills.The banner read: “SHAME ON JETS/MGM #ENDGUNVIOLENCE #STOPMGM” The Jets signed late last month a “first-of-its-kind” integrated gaming partnership with the casino and hospitality giant that, among other things, would see the release of an MGM-sponsored non-gambling mobile game available exclusively in the Official New York Jets App.
But those hoping that online poker will be a part of that gambling expansion are probably going to be disappointed.While Pretlow wasn’t giving up on eventually seeing regulated online poker come to New York, he said he didn’t anticipate that activity around sports betting would provide much of a boost for online poker’s cause.
Hope) pictured during a New York Senate hearing has announced he won’t stand for re-election.“I have decided that I will not seek re-election to the New York State Senate.
The New York State Senate recently passed a budget that didn’t include plans for legalized online gambling.A New York online poker bill could pass this year, predicts Assemblyman Clyde Vanel (D-33rd District).
The third time was not a charm for advocates of online poker in New York.Members of the New York Assembly apparently have little interest in passing an online poker bill, despite an initial spate of buzz about the possibility.
5 million casino patrons during its first year of operation, owners said on Monday.The property had its grand opening on February 8, 2017 and is celebrating its first year of operation this week.
Professor Barrow said in his report that the new gambling venues would likely not be able to generate as much revenue during their first year of operation as they had promised.According to the gambling expert, the casinos would cannibalize proceeds from each other and from the other gambling venues in the region, instead of producing new revenue.
The New York Yankees, fresh off a surprising season that culminated with an appearance in the ALCS, are now favored to win the 2018 World Series following the acquisition of slugger Giancarlo Stanton from the Miami Marlins.Acquiring Giancarlo Stanton in a trade with the Miami Marlins made the New York Yankees the favorites to win the 2018 World Series.
Hoping to ride on momentum from Pennsylvania’s recent legalization of online poker, the Poker Players Alliance (PPA) is encouraging players in New York State to help push for the same in the Empire State.org asking for your help in convincing lawmakers to pass through an internet poker bill in New York in the coming months.