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Harrah’s New Orleans Blames Cigarette Ban for Declining Revenues, Pennsylvania Casinos Set Record

Friday, February 28th, 2020

Harrah’s New Orleans Blames Cigarette Ban for Declining Revenues, Pennsylvania Casinos Set Record

Harrah’s New Orleans says the cigarette ban imposed by the town a year ago this week has negatively impacted its gambling profits and requirements become held accountable for the casino’s downward spiral.

Harrah’s New Orleans state the citywide smoking ban is shuffling up revenues in the direction that is wrong.

Statistics provided by the Louisiana Gaming Control Board seem to back up those claims. Gross gambling revenue at Harrah’s New Orleans totaled $23.9 million in March, down nearly 21 percent through the $30.2 million the casino created in the same thirty days during 2015.

Since 2007, all Louisiana workplaces and restaurants have been smoke-free, but the law don’t use to casinos and bars. Carrying out a unanimous New Orleans City Council vote and Mayor Mitch Landrieu’s (D) signature, a city ordinance went into impact on April 22, 2015, that banned tobacco cigarette smoking and vaping on the casino floor.

‘ Slot revenue, Harrah’s source that is largest of revenue, was impacted the absolute most with slot revenue down 17 per cent in the period following a ordinance’s effect when compared with prior year,’ Harrah’s spokeswoman Jade Brown-Russell reported. ‘In the 12 months impacted by the smoking ban, Harrah’s has skilled video gaming revenue declines in 10 of the 12 months.’

Clash of the Ash

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NFL Betting: Top 5 Games For 1 Of The NFL Preseason week

Thursday, January 9th, 2020

NFL Betting: Top 5 Games For 1 Of The NFL Preseason week

The National Football League is back with a full slate of preseason action after six long months of anticipation. The exhibition games won’t count in the actual standings. However, they’ll still offer sports bettors looking to place a bet at the sportsbooks with a first glimpse of the coming year, including plenty of new faces in new places.

Washington Redskins @ Cleveland Browns
Thursday August 8th – 7:30 PM ET

It will be interesting to see just how many snaps if any second-year quarterback Baker Mayfield sees in this game. There’s a ton of optimism surrounding the potential of the Browns offense following a improvements of Odell Beckham Jr. and Kareem Hunt. There is just a chance that is good see Mayfield, OBJ, Hunt and Jarvis Landry regarding the industry for at least one possession in front of the Cleveland faithful. Meanwhile, rookie pick that is first-round Dwayne Haskins is likely to make his first for Washington. Haskins has a shot that is legitimate earning the beginning job for the Redskins if he provides the goods this preseason.

L . a . Chargers @ Arizona Cardinals
Thursday August 8th 10:00 PM ET

The first-overall pick in this season’s NFL Draft will likely see his first game action against the Chargers on Thursday night. Kyler Murray was drafted to be the franchise quarterback in Arizona. The Cardinals wasted short amount of time handing him the keys to the car by naming him their starter. Thursday co (more…)