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NFL parlays with Caesars as sponsor minus sports betting

Jan 03, 2019—The NFL entered a partnership with Caesars Entertainment on Thursday, the league’s first official casino sponsor. The multiyear deal, however, does not include sports betting or fantasy football. The arrangement begins with this weekend’s playoffs and is worth $30 million annually for three years, a person with knowledge of the agreement tells The … Continue reading NFL parlays with Caesars as sponsor minus sports betting

NEW YORK | US leagues cashing in on sports betting they once fought

NEW YORK — Professional sports leagues, which once vehemently fought the prospect of legal sports betting, are now scrambling to get in on it. In a pact announced Wednesday morning, the National Basketball Association is partnering with Sportradar and Genius Sports to distribute NBA betting data to sports betting providers in the U.S. It came … Continue reading NEW YORK | US leagues cashing in on sports betting they once fought

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. | The Latest: 4 roll out new sports bet lines in New Jersey

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.— The Latest on New Jersey’s expanding sports betting market (all times local): Caesars casino says it has received approval to launch online sports betting but has not yet actually done so. The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement said earlier Thursday afternoon that Caesars had launched its online sports betting operation. A … Continue reading ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. | The Latest: 4 roll out new sports bet lines in New Jersey

LAS VEGAS | Caesars workers threatening strike in Las Vegas reach deal

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A union for casino workers and one of the largest resort operators in Las Vegas reached a tentative labor agreement Friday that would cover about a quarter of the 50,000 employees threatening the first citywide strike in more than 30 years. The new five-year deal with Caesars Entertainment covers about 12,000 … Continue reading LAS VEGAS | Caesars workers threatening strike in Las Vegas reach deal

LAS VEGAS | Union: Strike would cost top Vegas casinos over $10M a day

LAS VEGAS — The two largest resort operators in Las Vegas would lose more than $10 million a day combined if housekeepers, cooks and others go on strike, a possibility starting Friday, the union representing thousands of casino workers said Wednesday. The Culinary Union detailed how it thinks a one-month strike would impact MGM Resorts … Continue reading LAS VEGAS | Union: Strike would cost top Vegas casinos over $10M a day

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Caesars says it’ll expand sports books to states

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Supreme Court ruling striking down a federal law that bars gambling on football, basketball, baseball and other sports in most states (all times local): 3:50 p.m. Casino giant Caesars Entertainment says you can bet it will expand its sports wagering business to states where it says secure and … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Caesars says it’ll expand sports books to states

LAS VEGAS | Union: Caesars rejects ‘Do Not Disturb’ sign policy change

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The union representing thousands of housekeepers in Las Vegas on Wednesday said Caesars Entertainment has rejected a proposal to include language in a new contract that would protect workers if a “Do Not Disturb” sign has been hanging on a doorknob for more than 24 hours. The Culinary Union said under … Continue reading LAS VEGAS | Union: Caesars rejects ‘Do Not Disturb’ sign policy change

APNewsBreak: Caesars to check ‘Do Not Disturb’ rooms daily

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. /February 16, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — One of the world’s largest casino companies will check its guests’ hotel rooms every 24 hours, even if they have a “Do Not Disturb” sign hanging on the doorknob. Caesars Entertainment told The Associated Press Friday it also is considering giving panic buttons to its employees to … Continue reading APNewsBreak: Caesars to check ‘Do Not Disturb’ rooms daily