GAN continues to grow in the United States, powering the new social casino from Turning Stone in New York. Is GAN becoming a major social gaming player?
The newly opened Rivers Casino in Schenetdacy, NY is already looking to improve by changing dining options and hosting an April poker tournament series.
Now that online poker is in the state Senate’s budget proposal, the next step is getting Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the state Assembly on board.
Early returns from the three recently opened New York casinos puts the properties on pace to meet earnings expectations of $180 million annually.
A recent comment from Governor Andrew Cuomo’s office indicates he is not enthusiastic about pending online gaming legislation in New York.
Now that Assemblymember J. Gary Pretlow is on board, the fight to bring online poker to New York is picking up steam and could very possibly become law.
New York’s del Lago Resort & Casino opened earlier this month. Gov. Andrew Cuomo attended the opening ceremonies, saying the NY casino is a job creator.
Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady, a $330 million project by Rush Street Gaming, is the second of four New York casinos and is slated to open on Feb. 8.
A handful of lawmakers in the state of New York are looking to bring about a challenge to the federal sports betting prohibition, as New Jersey has done.
New York is looking to get into the sports betting game with a new bill. Whether it can do so legally is another question altogether.