Jesse Rockowitz (left) and Zak Gilbert (right) Twenty six players will return Sunday at 1pm to play down to a winner in the Card Player Poker Tour Atlantis main event. Day 1A chipleader Jesse Rockowitz ...
Gambling Revenues For Las Vegas Strip Casinos Plunge 12.8 Percent
November 2012 Brutal Month For Nevada Casino Industry
Nevada’s casinos, statewide, experienced a 11.08-percent fall in gaming revenue in November when compared to the same period in 2011.
The state’s Gaming Control Board released a monthly win report Thursday morning.
Total win for Nov. 2012 was $782,626,620. Licensees reported $880,127,660 in Nov. 2011.
Clark County, home to Las Vegas, dropped 12.99 percent. Strip properties fell at a 12.80-percent clip. The largest decline was the Boulder Strip, which slid 26.38 percent.
Dr. David Schwartz, director of the Center for Gaming Research at the University of Nevada Las Vegas, Tweeted Thursday that Strip revenues did grow by 1.4 percent over the past 12 months, but that “most projected growth at double that for 2012.”
Statewide gaming revenues had experienced two months of gains before November’s numbers were released. For the fiscal year (July 1, 2012 through Nov. 30, 2012), gaming win increased 1.51 percent year-over-year. The final numbers for 2012 are not yet in.
|1||Judge Denies Ivey's Request To Dismiss Borgata Case|
|2||A Poker Life: Bryn Kenney|
|3||Resorts World Las Vegas Construction To Begin In May|
|4||Online Poker Hearing Dismays Poker Community|
|5||Online Poker: Ben Tollerene Wins $232K|
|6||Gunmen Rob Chicago Poker Game, Police Say|
|7||Witness List Released For Anti-Online Poker Hearing|
|8||Poker Hand of the Week: What's Your Play?|
|9||'Tortured' Revel Situation Could Be Resolved Soon|
|10||Win WSOP Seats With Americas Cardroom|
|1||Mike Sexton 'Calls Out' The World Series Of Poker|
|2||Salomon Won $40M Last Year Playing Poker: Report|
|3||WSOP Prepares For 24K Entries In Colossus|
|4||Judge Denies Ivey's Request To Dismiss Borgata Case|
|5||Web Poker: Phil Ivey Loses Another $600K|
|6||Poker Player Gets 2-3 Years In Prison For Fatal Punch|
|7||Illinois Man Steals $420K In Poker Chips: Police|
|8||Poker Player Robbed Bank After Losing Everything|
|9||Billionaire Accused Of Not Paying Casino Marker|
|10||Cancer Surgery Successful, Doyle Brunson Says|