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  • 06/14/18 – Borgata gets ready for first A.C. sports betPress of Atlantic City

    The first legal sports wager at an Atlantic City casino will be placed at 11 a.m. at the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa on Thursday morning, and the opening day's special guest has been confirmed. Philadelphia 76ers legend Julius "Dr. J" Erving will be placing the first bet at the...

  • 06/14/18 – NBA legend Julius Erving to place first sports bet at B...Star-Ledger

    NBA and Sixers legend Julius "Dr. J" Erving will place the first sports wager at the Borgata casino in Atlantic City on Thursday morning as legal sports betting launches in New Jersey.

    The Borgata is the only Atlantic City casino to offer sports betting starting Thursday, though...

  • 06/12/18 – Shuttered $2.4B Atlantic City Casino Readies for 2nd Ch...Associated Press

    For months, there was little, if any, sign that Atlantic City's former Revel casino, a $2 billion bust, was getting ready to reopen. Colorado developer Bruce Deifik bought it in January and made plans for its reincarnation as the Ocean Resort Casino. But there was scant activity visible on t...

  • 06/12/18 – Sportsbook at Atlantic City's Ocean Resort right in hea...Inquirer

    The whirl of buzz saws and the thump, thump, thump of hammers was in full force on Tuesday as the Ocean Resort continued to put together what it pledges will be the sharpest sportsbook in Atlantic City. If nothing else, you can’t beat its location.

    In two weeks, the sounds of constru...

  • 06/12/18 – Inside Atlantic City’s brand-new Ocean Resort Casino Ho...NJTV News

    Sixteen days to go and Atlantic City’s Ocean Resort Casino Hotel is racing to get ready. Two thousand slot machines stand in easy-to-use groups, as workmen tinker with roulette tables. Dead center on the casino’s 138,000 square foot floor, a brand-new sports betting parlor takes shap...