MGM Grand Detroit Workers Agree to Contracts, End City-Wide Labor StrikeBy: Grant Mitchell
The strike, which involved workers from MGM Grand Detroit, Hollywood Casino at Greektown and MotorCity Casino, began on October 17. At the core of the workers’ issues were poor wages, which had not been increased at the rate of local inflation, in addition to healthcare coverage.
Michigan Online Casinos Surpass $4 Billion in Total Revenue in Record TimeBy: Grant Mitchell
The September total of $166.4 million in revenue was the second-most for a month since it launched iGaming in January 2021, flailing just short of the $171.8 million record set in March. It was also a 9.3% month-to-month increase on August and a 29.3% jump annually.
PGA Daily Fantasy: The Top DFS Picks for This Weekend’s Rocket Mortgage ClassicBy: Michael Savio
We are covering the top five DFS players being picked for this weekend’s Rocket Mortgage Classic in Detroit. We’ll are sharing the latest updates for each player, as well as their odds to win the tournament outright.
WWE Seeking Approval in Two States for Legal Betting on Planned Fight OutcomesBy: Grant Mitchell
The company is collaborating with accounting firm Ernst & Young (EY) to ensure that results of the matches cannot be prematurely leaked to the public. All WWE results are determined beforehand, meaning that the matches are effectively uncompetitive despite being branded as professional wrestling.