Five Important Recent Openings and Expansions To Check Out

Everything moves so fast in the gambling industry in the United States, as casinos get opened or expanded all the time. Let’s take a look at some of the most important openings and expansions that have taken place recently. Read on!

Remodeled Sportsbook At Arizona Charlie’s Boulder

Fans of the NFL are getting prepared for the start of the season on Thursday, and Arizona Charlie’s Boulder caught the last train home to open a brand new sportsbook that sports fans will be able to enjoy. They partnered up with one of the sports betting giants, William Hill, and opened the William Hill Sportsbook. The book was actually opened back in January, only to be closed for complete remodeling.

At the moment, the facility features a total of 16 screens (84 inches each) that will make sports betting and watching sports unique. The sportsbook has actually made Arizona Charlie’s more popular, as everyone who is in the Las Vegas Valley and loves sports will definitely drop by to check it out and place wagers.

Expansion Plans for Sandia Resort & Casino

Albuquerque’s Sandia Resort and Casino has recently made huge expansion plans that involve not only additional gaming but also dining and entertainment upgrades for its visitors. The primary part of the expansion will be building a 25,000-square-foot sports bar, which will be located on the third floor of the building. The bar will feature several big TVs, as well as indoor golf. The project also includes an improved high-limit gaming area.

The casino resort from New Mexico is already working hard on improving its offer, as it has recently completed expansions, adding more casual and fine dining places. Moreover, their popular Amphitheater was reopened back in the summer of 2018 after it was renovated.

Del Lago Resort & Casino Opens a Sportsbook

Del Lago Resort & Casino opened a brand new DraftKings Sportsbook recently. The place is already completed and features a 6,000-square-foot area with two betting kiosks and a plethora of high-quality screens where visitors can enjoy watching their favorite sports. One of the people who were present during the opening ceremony was the legendary NFL quarterback, Donovan McNabb. He placed his bet on the Philadelphia Eagles to win the Super Bowl.

Lance Young, Executive Vice President and General Manager of del Lago Resort & Casino, stated that they were thrilled to officially open the new DraftKings Sportsbook, which is a part of the del Lago. He added that the book offered “extraordinary experience,” and that it was yet another great amenity for guests of the resort.

A New Poker Room at Resorts World Catskills

Resorts World Catskills is a fairly new venue that opened last year in New York. Recently, a new poker room was introduced there, laying on 7,000 square feet, with 20 tables, and a total of 180 seats. The room also features an in-room cashier as well as a service for complimentary drinks. Moreover, players will be able to use USB charging ports which are located at every seat and enjoy watching some of the 27 TVs, each of which is 55 inches.

Sports Betting Available in Oregon

Sports betting is now officially available in the state of Oregon, and Chinook Winds Casino Resort is the place where residents and visitors can place bets. One of the first people to place a wager was the former defensive lineman of Cowboys, Ed “Too Tall” Jones. He placed a bet on the Dallas Cowboys to win the Super Bowl.


A sports enthusiast, Ryan helps cover sports betting news from around the country, highlighting some of the more interesting events going on in the USA.