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It’s official – owners of the Hard Rock Cafe at the Yonge-Dundas Square in Toronto confirmed the property will be closing its doors for good come May, when its lease runs out. Unlike most of the world’s Hard Rock properties, this one doesn’t offer any sort of gambling, but its impending closure may be...
Where were you one year ago today, March 18, 2016? Were you in the Brampton area of Southern Ontario? Any chance you played the Lotto Max? Did you win the lottery and not even know it? The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corp (OLG) is asking these very questions today, in hopes of finding the...
Has David Baazov, former CEO of Canada online betting giant Amaya, gone from ‘King of the Mountain‘ to ‘Bottom of the Barrel‘? It’s doubtful the situation has escalated so far. More likely, his recent divestment of 7 million shares in the online gambling firm, is just another way to further distance himself from the...
A Canada slots player says he was wrongfully denied a $10k jackpot prize he won at the OLG Slots at Mohawk Racetrack. The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corp (OLG) says they cant pay the prize, because he signed a self-exclusion form nearly two decades ago. At a glance, it would seem the OLG is...
Fifty years ago, it was relatively easy to cheat slot machines. All it took was the right tools, a little ingenuity and a aptitude for covert operations. Now days, the slots have become entirely digitized. You might think that would thwart slot machine cheats, but it hasn’t. In reality, as these popular gambling devices...
In the early days of sports betting, the markets were limited to Spreads, Results and occasional Totals. With the introduction of online betting, we were introduced to a little more variety. Then came mobile betting and live betting. The markets increased, as did the demands of the customer. As a result, there are now...