MGM Resorts International has been named the official gaming partner of the Las Vegas Raiders.
Room rates are climbing an average of about 89 percent across 40 properties on or near the Strip during the draft, according to figures Wednesday on Hotels.com.
Brian Gordon of Applied Analysis said UFC attendees tend to stay longer and spend about 2 1/2 times as much as the typical Las Vegas visitor.
The partnership will create weekly betting lines distributed across all NLL platforms and channels, according to the release.
DraftKings hasn’t disclosed if or how it plans to enter the Nevada sports gambling market, but it took its first step Wednesday by opening a Las Vegas office.
Sports betting giant DraftKings plans to go public and merge with two other firms, the Boston-based company announced Monday.
Sportsbetting company William Hill US revealed Friday that it has taken over as Circus Circus’ sportsbook operator, effective immediately.
Sports fans will get the chance to test their knowledge at the Bleacher Report’s new live interactive game show, the B/R Betting Game Show, starting Thursday.
The lack of mobile wagering and a ban on betting on California colleges and universities could prevent Nevada sportsbooks from facing crushing competition.
The NFL Draft is set to begin April 23 in Las Vegas , but its exact location has been a mystery. That will change Nov. 26.