Bill Ordine

Bill Ordine
Bill Ordine was a reporter and editor in news and sports for the Philadelphia Inquirer and Baltimore Sun for 25 years, and was a lead reporter on a team that was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in Breaking News. Bill started reporting on casinos and gaming shortly after Atlantic City’s first gambling halls opened and wrote a syndicated column on travel to casino destinations for 10 years. He covered the World Series of Poker for a decade and his articles on gaming have appeared in many major U.S. newspapers, such as the Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, Miami Herald and others.
Oregon Sees 27% Decline in July Sports Betting Handle
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Oregon Sees 27% Decline in July Sports Betting Handle
As DraftKings looks to take over Oregon sports betting platform, July handle and revenue declines.
Sports Betting Bill in North Carolina Clears Another Committee
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Sports Betting Bill in North Carolina Clears Another Committee
Legal online sports betting in North Carolina continues to make progress as a bill clears a second S...
DraftKings Boosts Revenue Outlook; Platform Migration Nears End
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DraftKings Boosts Revenue Outlook; Platform Migration Nears End
DraftKings saw growth in revenue and in customers in the second quarter, but bottom-line losses cont...
It’s Time for North Carolina to Embrace Legal Online Betting
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It’s Time for North Carolina to Embrace Legal Online Betting
With the online sports betting markets in Tennessee and Virginia going strong, and illegal wagering...
North Carolina Bill to Legalize Online Betting Advances
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North Carolina Bill to Legalize Online Betting Advances
A North Carolina Senate bill to legalize online sports betting took a first step Wednesday with appr...
Caesars To Spend $1B To Boost Rebranded Online Sportsbook
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Caesars To Spend $1B To Boost Rebranded Online Sportsbook
Caesars Entertainment is aiming to have its online sportsbook compete with the biggest operators in...
Virginia Posts Nearly $235M in June Sports Betting Handle
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Virginia Posts Nearly $235M in June Sports Betting Handle
Another strong month for Virginia sports betting as the state sees nearly $235 million in June handl...
Nevada June Sports Betting Handle, Revenue Show Recovery
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Nevada June Sports Betting Handle, Revenue Show Recovery
It was a month of recovery for Nevada sports betting as total handle and revenue increased as the nu...
DraftKings Drops Oregon DFS, Works On Sports Betting Deal
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DraftKings Drops Oregon DFS, Works On Sports Betting Deal
As DraftKings works to transition the Oregon Lottery's sports betting app, Scoreboard, to its platfo...
Olympics, Sports Wagering Industry Need Each Other Right Now
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Olympics, Sports Wagering Industry Need Each Other Right Now
With the summer doldrums and declining Olympics interest, timing of the Games seems to be good.
Caesars Agrees To Naming Rights Deal With Louisiana Superdome
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Caesars Agrees To Naming Rights Deal With Louisiana Superdome
The first stadium naming rights deal with a casino is good for 20 years.
DraftKings Branches Out With New Digital Marketplace
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DraftKings Branches Out With New Digital Marketplace
DraftKings will be branching out into digital collectibles, announcing it is launching DraftKings Ma...
Florida Political Efforts Pick Up Steam Over Expanded Gambling
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Florida Political Efforts Pick Up Steam Over Expanded Gambling
The Las Vegas Sands wants into the Florida casino market and is putting up $17 million to fuel its e...
MD Gaming Commission OKs Sports Betting Regulations Draft
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MD Gaming Commission OKs Sports Betting Regulations Draft
A day after posting draft regulations, the Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Commission signed off...
World Poker Tour Changes Hands in $105 Million Deal
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World Poker Tour Changes Hands in $105 Million Deal
The World Poker Tour has a new owner after a $105 million deal is announced this week.
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