American Gaming Association News

20 May 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic had a significant impact on the gaming industry in 2020, causing a 31% drop in commercial gaming revenue and a significant shakeup in the top 20 casino markets.
11 May 2021
U.S. commercial gaming revenue topped $11 billion in Q1 2021, matching Q3 2019 as the industry’s highest-grossing quarter ever.
19 Apr 2021
On Monday, the American Gaming Association released a white paper highlighting the dangers of unregulated, illegal gambling machines proliferating across the U.S.
6 Apr 2021
To highlight its support for the campaign, UFC will use its own in-venue, digital and broadcast assets to promote co-branded marketing materials with UFC themes to encourage responsible sports betting.
1 Apr 2021
Cait DeBaun, Jessica Feil and Meredith Pallante have all been promoted after joining the AGA in 2019 and previously holding senior director roles.
18 Mar 2021
This week's gambling news finds us focused on March Madness, as the NCAA Men's basketball Tournament tips off. There is also sports betting news from BetMGM and Las Vegas casino news regarding the pandemic.
15 Mar 2021
More than 47 million Americans will place bets on the 2021 March Madness tournament, with online and physical sportsbook betting expected to grow dramatically compared to 2019, according to new data from the American Gaming Association.
17 Feb 2021
U.S. commercial gaming revenue totaled $30.0 billion in 2020, down more than 31% year-over-year, according to the American Gaming Association’s Commercial Gaming Revenue Tracker.
2 Feb 2021
Among Super Bowl bettors, a record 7.6 million will bet with online sportsbooks this year, up 63% year-over-year.
28 Jan 2021
Bill Miller cited vaccine distribution, responsible reopening, and consumer confidence as reasons for optimism in the coming year.
19 Jan 2021
B/R Drop Zone: DraftKings Big Game Prop Reveal is an original concept show featuring experts and celebrity guests, interactive segments, fan giveaways and a reveal of the most talked-about bets for the Big Game.
19 Jan 2021
As part of the campaign, the TOUR will develop content that encourages its fans to “Know When to Lay Up” and bet responsibly.
12 Jan 2021
Bill Miller issued a statement talking about the passing of the Las Vegas Sands Founder and Chairman.
21 Dec 2020
American Gaming Association President and CEO Bill Miller issued a statement today in response to Congress passing new COVID-19 relief measures.
11 Dec 2020
J. Todd interviews Casey Clark of the American Gaming Association about responsible gaming. Discussion includes the challenges facing the U.S. gaming industry moving forward
16 Nov 2020
Commercial gaming revenue totaled $9.04 billion in Q3 2020, reaching 81% of Q3 2019’s total and soaring 294% compared to the historic lows of Q2 that were caused by pandemic-driven casino closures, according to the American Gaming Association.