California Gambling News

Ranking the 9 Super Bowl-Winning California NFL Teams

November 22, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

The saying goes that everything is bigger in Texas, a state that takes pride in being bigger and better. But when it comes to Super Bowl champions, California is supreme. Nine California-based teams have won the Super Bowl, the most for any state. The Super Bowl has a tight bond with the Golden State: The […]

Ranking the 14 World Series-Winning California MLB Teams

November 21, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

Some day when “The Big One” tears California from North America and sends it hurtling into the Pacific Ocean, all that may be left of “The Left Coast” could be a few letters from a famous sign (“HO WOO” everybody!), buoyant surfboards, and a few shiny World Series trophies. Good riddance, high rent districts in […]

Mechoopda Tribe Hopes Temporary Casino Will Be Ready By ‘Late 2023’

November 21, 2022 | By: Cheryl Coward

The Mechoopda Indian Tribe of Chico Rancheria hopes its temporary casino will be ready for guests by “some time in late 2023.” That’s according to Doug Elmets, a spokesperson for the tribe, who spoke with California Casinos over the phone. “Construction is underway,” Elmets said. “And it is initially going to be a temporary structure. And the […]

FanDuel President: CA Tribes Weren’t Always Anti-Online Sports Betting

November 17, 2022 | By: Matthew Bain

During a company presentation Wednesday, FanDuel President Christian Genetski claimed the large California tribes who so vehemently fought against Prop 27 weren’t always so opposed to online sports betting in California. “I don’t want to go into too much detail about all the conversations we had along the way,” Genetski said. ” … Suffice it […]

Meet the California Players on the USMNT 2022 FIFA World Cup Roster

November 16, 2022 | By: Brant James

Four players from California made the final US Men’s National Team roster for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar, tying New York for most. When the Americans open play 2 p.m. Monday against Wales, Aaron Long, Luca de la Torre, Cristian Roldan, and Haji Wright will pull on red, white, and blue with a […]

New Poker TV Series to Be Filmed at The Bicycle Hotel & Casino in CA

November 16, 2022 | By: Matthew Bain

Already a poker star on YouTube, The Bicycle Hotel & Casino in Bell Gardens, California, will now be the setting for a poker TV series. Bally Sports will broadcast a new show, called “Bally’s Big Bet Poker,” that expands on its already wildly popular YouTube series, “Live At The Bike.” New episodes will air Fridays […]

How the Rams’ Fearsome Foursome Changed the Way We View Pro Athletes

November 16, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

What’s better than being a famous athlete? Being a famous athlete in Los Angeles. The proximity of Hollywood opens the lid to a treasure chest of opportunity for celebrities in Southern California. That opportunity was not wasted on Rosy Grier and his multi-talented teammates who comprised arguably the NFL’s greatest defensive line in the 1960s […]

Report: Most & Least Expensive NBA Arenas to See a Game

November 16, 2022 | By: Matthew Bain

Watching basketball at home or at a bar is an experience, but there’s nothing like watching a slam dunk in person or hearing a crowd of thousands cheer on their favorite NBA team. However, going to a sports game comes at a price, and it’s not always cheap. Our new report uses data to determine […]

Dissecting the Ways CA Tribes, Sportsbooks Could Compromise in 2024

November 15, 2022 | By: Chris Gerlacher

A legislative compromise could be the next incarnation of California’s attempt to legalize sports betting. That does not mean that the gambling tribes and private sportsbook companies will harmoniously come together. Instead, a California legislator — or a group of them — could act as go-betweens to forge a compromise initiative that both groups can […]

The 10 Biggest Casinos in California – November 2022

November 15, 2022 | By: Matthew Bain

Currently, California tribal casinos are the only locations CA residents can legally play casino games such as slots and table games. Online casinos aren’t legal in the state. And California card rooms can only offer poker. So you’d better believe these California Indian casinos are popular. In fact, the state’s 66 operating casinos from 63 […]