Joseph Mastronardo Jr. is married to the daughter of late Philadelphia mayor Frank Rizzo.
WSOP.com and 888poker.com will start sharing players on Monday.
Ruela’s jackpot was the first seven-figure online prize in New Jersey, and the third-largest prize won by a gambler in the state this year, including Internet and land-based casinos.
Pala Interactive, a Native American tribe based just outside San Diego, is teaming up with the Borgata to offer Internet gaming in New Jersey.
A Rutgers University Center will study the impact of Internet gambling in New Jersey.
Including Internet gambling revenue, which didn’t exist a year ago, the casinos won $209.4 million in September, down from $240.2 million in September 2013.
The chairman of the Gaming Control Board is sounding a note of caution about the possible launch of Internet gambling in Pennsylvania.
Americans were asked in a recent poll to, in effect, choose between two vices: internet gaming or recreational marijuana.
A national gaming analyst calls this a major win for online gaming in New Jersey.
A down year with a strong finish. That’s how New Jersey gaming officials describe the profits of the 12 Atlantic City casinos last year.
Internet gambling is growing slowly in New Jersey, less than three months after it started.
Atlantic City’s casino revenue fell below $3 billion last year for the first time in 22 years, as increasing competition in the northeastern U.S. continued to shrink the market.
In late November, New Jersey became the third state in the nation to permit Internet gambling within its borders.
The number of people signing up for Internet gambling in New Jersey continues to rise.
Play is confined to within the state of New Jersey but some problems have been encountered, such as credit cards being rejected because banks and card issuers want no parts of online gaming.