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Amber Hoffman

Amber Hoffman is Managing Editor of casinoreviewbank.com. A recovering attorney, she's spent almost a decade developing and managing websites and writing for a variety of industries. Amber became a Cubs fan after living a handful of blocks from Wrigley Field, much to the chagrin of her Mets-loving family and Red Sox-loving husband. Amber writes for a number of online sites including the food and lifestyle site Food And Drink Destinations.

Little River Casino Resort to Ban 3 Types of Face Masks

August 31, 2020 | By: Amber Hoffman

The Little River Casino Resort in Manistee recently announced a change to its mandatory face mask policy that will disallow three types of facial coverings in the casino starting Sept. 7. The Michigan casino announced the policy change in a recent update to its FAQ page. The ban extends to bandanas, gaiters, and masks with […]

BetAmerica Launching Sports Betting, iGaming Platform In Michigan

July 29, 2020 | By: Amber Hoffman

BetAmerica will enter the Michigan sports betting and iGaming market through a partnership with the Hannahville Indian Community, parent company Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) announced Wednesday. The launch will include a retail BetAmerica-branded sportsbook at Island Resort & Casino in Harris, as well as a BetAmerica online sportsbook and online casino platform available statewide. The […]

Four Winds Casinos Forms Sports Betting Partnership With Kambi Group

July 6, 2020 | By: Amber Hoffman

Global sports betting services provider Kambi Group announced a partnership with the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi to bring its online and retail sportsbook to 3 Four Winds Casino properties in Michigan. Kambi is set to install its full range of sportsbook offerings at Four Winds Casinos location in New Buffalo, Dowagiac, and Hartford, Michigan. This […]

PointsBet Teams With Detroit Tigers In First-Ever MLB Sportsbook Partnership

July 2, 2020 | By: Amber Hoffman

The Detroit Tigers named global sportsbook operator PointsBet as their official gaming partner, the first such arrangement for any Major League Baseball team. The multi-year agreement, which starts with the upcoming 2020 season, will see PointsBet provide Tigers fans access to unique experiences, content, promotions, and more, both in and around Comerica Park, according to MLB.com. […]

Michigan Now Taking License Applications For Online Gambling And Sportsbooks

July 1, 2020 | By: Amber Hoffman

Michigan online gambling and sports betting launching ahead of schedule just got a lot closer to reality. The Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB) announced Wednesday it has begun accepting internet gambling and online sports betting licenses from tribal and commercial casinos in the state. Michigan legalized sports betting on March 11, mere days before businesses […]

Michigan Casinos Reopening Guidance Includes Mask Wearing, Temperature Checks For All

June 12, 2020 | By: Amber Hoffman

Michigan’s commercial casinos don’t have a set reopen date yet, but when they do visitors and employees will be subject to a number of new safety measures, including mandatory face coverings and temperature screenings. Michigan’s state-licensed casinos, which include Greektown Casino, MotorCity Casino Hotel, and MGM Grand Detroit, have remained closed since mid-March when coronavirus […]