MGM Minute - March 27, 2023
BetMGM Poker Championship at ARIA Returns to Las Vegas in June
JERSEY CITY, NJ – (March 21, 2023) – BetMGM, a leading sports betting and iGaming operator, announced today that the BetMGM Poker Championship will return to ARIA Resort & Casino in Las Vegas for a second consecutive year. The tournament will take place Friday, June 9th and will run through Tuesday, June 13th in ARIA’s Poker Room. The final table will be played on Tuesday, June 13th and live streamed from PokerGO Studio. The tournament, scheduled during the 2023 ARIA Poker Classic, leads six days of BetMGM poker action, beginning with a Mystery Bounty event on June 8th.
MGM Minute - March 20, 2023
MGM RESORTS INTERNATIONAL CHAMPIONS BILL PROPOSAL SEEKING TO UPDATE MARYLAND LAWS REGARDING EMPLOYMENT OF NON-VIOLENT OFFENDERS
LAS VEGAS, March 14, 2023 – MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) (“MGM Resorts” or the “Company’), in partnership with Maryland State Delegate Nick Charles, declared its strong support towards a new bill that would allow individuals who have been convicted of specific non-violent crimes, a gambling offense within the last seven years, or are currently being prosecuted for such an offense, who graduate from a designated certified program to be permitted to work at one of the six casinos in the State of Maryland. The new bill would amend Maryland laws governing licensure for casino employees.
BetMGM Unveils $10 Million Perfect Bracket Challenge for March Matchups
JERSEY CITY (March 13, 2023) – BetMGM, a leading sports betting and iGaming operator, announced today a free-to-play challenge available on the BetMGM mobile sports betting app that will award up to $10 million to the player (or players) who predict a perfect 2023 Men’s Basketball Championship bracket. BetMGM users can enter to compete for the grand prize or take home up to $100,000 in prizes for the most accurate bracket.
MGM Minute - March 13, 2023
BetMGM Launches Mobile Sports Betting in Massachusetts
SPRINGFIELD, MASS. (March 10, 2023) – BetMGM, a leading sports betting and iGaming operator, launched its mobile app in Massachusetts today, giving customers access to a variety of online betting options and benefits tied to MGM Resorts’ premier destinations nationwide, including MGM Springfield.
BETMGM NAMED AN OFFICIAL SPORTS BETTING PARTNER OF BOSTON RED SOX
BOSTON (March 6, 2023) – BetMGM, a leading sports betting and iGaming operator, announced today it is now an Official Sports Betting Partner of the Boston Red Sox. This marks BetMGM’s first relationship with a Massachusetts sports team and the first sports betting partnership for the Red Sox. The announcement comes ahead of the state’s impending mobile sports betting launch.
MGM Minute - March 6, 2023
MGM RESORTS & BETMGM STRENGTHEN RESPONSIBLE GAMING COMMITMENT WITH 5-YEAR GAMESENSE EXTENSION
LAS VEGAS (March 1, 2023) – MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) and BetMGM announced today a five-year contract extension with the British Columbia Lottery Corporation (BCLC) and its industry-leading responsible gaming program, GameSense. The program, which BCLC first licensed to MGM Resorts in 2017, enhances MGM Resorts’ and BetMGM’s guest and customer service models by focusing on positive, transparent and supportive conversations with players about how to gamble responsibly.