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Cash game traffic statistics for the New Jersey market are showing that the summer low has now been passed, and the next monthly online poker revenue reports from the Division of Gaming Enforcement should show a small increase over the June figures.
New Jersey Online Poker Recovers After the Summer Slowdown

Revenues for online poker in New Jersey in July should show an increase over June’s figures.

Phil Ivey has filed a countersuit against the Borgata in New Jersey claiming that it $9.6 million lawsuit against him is frivolous and that the casino has…
Phil Ivey Countersues Borgata in Edge-Sorting Case

Ivey claims that the casino destroyed the cards which were used, denying him the evidence for his defense.

The second quarter financials from Boyd Gaming report that the company is enjoying its fourth quarter of profits from New Jersey online gaming.
Boyd Gaming Profits from New Jersey Online Gambling are Rising

The slowing market for online poker has not offset increased profits from other regulated games.

Amaya will need to see more growth if it is to hit its full year targets. Svenska Spel blames declining profits on its commitment to responsible gaming.
Industry Insight

Boyd Gaming results indicate that the New Jersey market remains low volume, but that profit margins are good.

During a conference call to discuss its first quarter earnings report, Boyd Gaming’s President & CEO, Keith Smith, said that the company had made $1 million in profit from its 50% share in its Borgata Poker and Borgata Casino online operations in New Jersey.
Boyd Gaming Made $1 Million From New Jersey Online Operations in Q1 2015

The third profitable quarter has also seen Borgata’s live casino revenues increase by over 9%.

PokerStars continues to innovate in its attempts to achieve Amaya CEO David Baazov’s ambition of doubling online poker revenues within five years.
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Winamax goes with Dailymotion rather than Twitch.

Delaware online poker numbers jumped 25% in February thanks in large part to the performance of Delaware Park whose revenues from online poker increased over 44% from its January figures.
US Insight

California, Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Texas make headlines this week.

To compete with the second online New Jersey Championship of Online Poker (NJCOP II), which has $1 million in guaranteed prize pools, WSOP is running its Spring Poker Series (SPS).
New Jersey Competition Heats Up as WSOP Takes On NJCOP II

The partypoker NJ & Borgata Poker $1 million tournament series will face competition from WSOP’s Spring Poker Series.

The January revenue report issued by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) continues to build on gains from December with another increase to $2.29 million.
Online Poker Revenues Continue to Rise in New Jersey

Revenues rise by 14%—partypoker/Borgata remains the market leader.

The Casino Association of New Jersey (CANJ) has passed a resolution—in language worthy of the US Constitution—that it opposes Sheldon Adelson’s support of efforts to ban online gaming.
Atlantic City Casinos Defy Adelson and Oppose Attempts to Ban Online Gaming

Some of the most prominent members of the AGA publicly oppose Adelson using the Casino Association of New Jersey as their voice.

Phil Ivey has come out publicly to congratulate Pala Casino on its recent soft launch of online games in New Jersey, and to encourage his twitter followers in…
Phil Ivey Endorses New Jersey’s Latest Online Casino

Will Ivey be the brand ambassador for the Pala Interactive online poker site set to launch in Q1 2015?

Online poker revenues in New Jersey dropped below the $2 million mark in October for the first time in the state’s 11 month history of offering igaming and represent the second consecutive declining month.
New Jersey Online Poker Revenues Fall to All-Time Low

During the time of year when online poker revenues are supposed to be heading toward their peak, the New Jersey…

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