Michigan Casino News

GAN and Wynn Form 10-Year Michigan Online Gambling Partnership

October 5, 2020 | By: Cole Rush

GAN Limited and Wynn Resorts have inked a 10-year partnership agreement that will bring sports betting and online casino gambling to Michigan. GAN will become the enterprise software platform for Wynn Resorts as it prepares for a November 2020 sports betting launch pending regulatory sign-off.  GAN has an existing market access deal with the Sault […]

Parx-Powered Gun Lake Casino Sportsbook Opening in Michigan Oct. 3

October 2, 2020 | By: Cole Rush

Wayland Michigan’s Gun Lake Casino is adding another sportsbook to the state’s growing list of retail sports betting locations. The Stage 131 Sportsbook and Lounge is set to open at 10 a.m. on Saturday, October 3.  Gun Lake Casino is owned by the Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians Jose Flores, Vice President and General Manager […]

Greektown Casino Announces Barstool Sportsbook Retail Location

October 2, 2020 | By: Erich Richter

There was a huge development out of Detroit on Thursday. Gamblers and Stoolies alike will have an opportunity to visit the first-ever Barstool Sportsbook retail location. Their first retail location will launch at Greektown Casino. Greektown Casino made the announcement via Twitter and quickly went viral when they posted a picture of the construction. Michigan […]

Michigan Senate Amends Online Gaming Bill To Allow Multi-State Online Poker

October 1, 2020 | By: Cole Rush

Today, the Michigan State Senate passed bill SB991, which would amend the Lawful Internet Gaming Act to allow the state to join multi-state online poker pools. The bill still needs sign-off from the state House of Representatives and Gov. Gretchen Whitmer before it becomes law.  Michigan’s Lawful Internet Gaming Act originally included language allowing multi-state […]

Detroit Casinos’ Performance Beat Expectations Despite COVID-19 Restrictions In August

September 14, 2020 | By: Geoffrey Fisk

Michigan’s commercial casinos posted better-than-expected numbers in the first month of operations since mid-March. Despite restrictions limiting the casinos to 15 percent capacity, Michigan’s trio of Detroit commercial casinos took in $69.2 million in revenue for August. Those numbers include revenue figures from MGM Grand Detroit, Greektown Casino Hotel, and MotorCity Casino Hotel. The $69.2 […]

William Hill To Launch Sportsbook At Turtle Creek Casino

September 10, 2020 | By: Cole Rush

William Hill is gearing up to launch a sportsbook in northern Michigan’s Turtle Creek Casinos. The Traverse City property will soon be home to the Onyx Sports Bar & Grill by William Hill. The plans also include a satellite location at Leelanau Sands Casino in Peshawbestown. William Hill and Turtle Creek originally planned to open […]

Lions Form Sports Betting Partnership With BetMGM

September 3, 2020 | By: Amber Hoffman

The Detroit Lions have announced that BetMGM will become the team’s official sports betting partner, the first such partnership for the franchise. The partnership will include BetMGM sponsoring fan activities and giveaways, including Lions Bingo and Lions Perks. BetMGM will also sponsor team broadcast programming, digital marketing assets, and in-stadium promotions and signage. The partnership […]

Evolution Gaming and BetMGM Ink US Market Access Deal

September 1, 2020 | By: Cole Rush

BetMGM (a joint venture between GVC Holdings and MGM Resorts International) and Evolution Gaming have signed a deal to bring live casino games to online casinos in regulated markets across the US, including Michigan. Under the agreement, Evolution will offer live casino services through BetMGM’s various brands nationwide.  The first phase of the deal will […]