Golden Nugget makes market entry into Michigan with Scientific Games
Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) (“Scientific Games” or the “Company”) has launched online casino and digital sports betting content with Golden Nugget in Michigan.
The launch brings Scientific Games' extensive in-house gaming content with leading titles and cutting-edge gaming features, including 88 Fortunes® and Raging Rhino® as well as customized branded games to Golden Nugget’s online casino in Michigan via Goldennuggetcasino.com
Alongside the vast array of casino content being available, players in the ‘the Mitten State’ can now wager on sports for the first time via Scientific Games’ OpenSportsTM platform, a maiden entry into the market. In addition to this launch, in the coming weeks Golden Nugget will also introduce the OpenSports platform in New Jersey. These new deals will further underpin Golden Nugget’s entry into the U.S. online sports betting market.
Thomas Winter, President, Golden Nugget Online Gaming said, “Entering the Michigan market is a major step forward for our business. As part of our expansion across the sports betting market, we understand the importance of sharpening our functions across all U.S. sports and casino and that’s why we’ve partnered with Scientific Games. With this partnership we continue our commitment to our players by offering a superior online casino and sportsbook experience.”
Cathryn Lai, SVP and GM U.S., Digital at Scientific Games, said: “Expanding our operation and opportunities in the U.S. is certainly an ambition of ours and this deal with Golden Nugget is the perfect way to express and showcase that. We look forward to serving the players in Michigan with the entertainment opportunities that we will be able to provide at large scale.”
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Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) is a world leader in entertainment offering dynamic games, systems and services for casino, lottery, social gaming, online gaming and sports betting. Scientific Games offers the gaming industry's broadest and most integrated portfolio of game content, advanced systems, cutting-edge platforms and professional services. Committed to responsible gaming, Scientific Games delivers what customers and players value most: trusted security, engaging entertainment content, operating efficiencies and innovative technology. For more information, please visit scientificgames.com.
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Golden Nugget Online Gaming (NASDAQ: GNOG) is a leading online gaming company that is considered a market leader by its peers and was first to bring Live Dealer and Live Casino Floor to the United States online gaming market. GNOG was the past recipient of 15 eGaming Review North America Awards, including the coveted "Operator of the Year" award in 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020.