1X2 Network Receives a Full Gaming Supplier License From the MGCBBy: Jessica Aletor
The Michigan Gaming Control Board has granted 1X2 Network a gaming supplier license, expanding the state's online gaming potential. 1X2 Network's entry brings four in-house studios and exclusive games, enhancing Michigan's online casino offerings.
Detroit Retail Sports Betting Further Declines Despite Record Retail Casino RevenueBy: Jessica Aletor
Detroit's retail sportsbooks have faced consecutive losses, contrasting with thriving table games and slots revenue. The latter may potentially lead to Detroit retail casinos achieving their best annual performance since 2019 with a $1 billion revenue projection this year.
Can Blake Corum or J.J. McCarthy from Michigan win the 2023 Heisman Trophy?By: Darren Cooper
Breaking down the odds of University of Michigan running back Blake Corum and quarterback J.J. McCarthy winning the Heisman Trophy in 2023, plus a look at the other contenders and Michigan’s first opponent this season
PENN Entertainment and ESPN Partnership Set to Bring Hollywood iCasino and ESPN Bet to MichiganBy: Jessica Aletor
PENN Entertainment's landmark partnership with ESPN, which was announced recently, will involve the launch of Hollywood iCasino in Michigan and the replacement of Barstool Sports with ESPN Bet for sports betting operations.
Fantasy Sports Sites Under Fire as MGCB Hunts Operators for Illegal Prop BetsBy: Jessica Aletor
Michigan's daily fantasy sports industry is embroiled in as the MGCB looks to crack down on alleged illegal conduct by operators. Sports betting leaders like DraftKings and FanDuel have also accused smaller DFS sites of offering illicit prop bets.
Four Winds Casino Employee Becomes Latest Victim in Suspected $700K Cash Cage ScamBy: Jessica Aletor
Young, a Four Winds Casino employee with 16 years of service, faces embezzlement charges after allegedly taking $700,000 and delivering it to an unknown person. While she maintains innocence, she could receive a 20-year sentence if found guilty.
Michigan Gaming Control Board Earns Platinum Viddy Recognition for ‘Don’t Regret the Bet’ CampaignBy: Jessica Aletor
The Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB) and King Media have received the 2023 Platinum Viddy Award, one of the most coveted media recognitions, for the agency’s 'Don’t Regret the Bet' campaign, aimed at promoting responsible gambling in the state.
New Caesars Online Casino Launches in Michigan Amid Brand Name TransitionBy: Jessica Aletor
Caesars Casino Michigan rebrands as Caesars Palace Casino Michigan, launching a separate online casino product for Michigan players. The rebranded casino offers an enhanced gaming library, Caesars Rewards integration, and aims to boost iGaming revenue for the brand.