As was the case across the country, casinos in New Jersey were closed for the entirety of May. But unlike most states, New Jersey’s gaming industry was able to mitigate the damage, as its revenue fell by 65%, not 100%.
When the World Series of Poker kicks off in July, it will be quite different than any of the previous incarnations of the storied WSOP tournament series. Because of the novel Coronavirus, the entire series is taking place online.
For the first time since its inception, the World Series of Poker will not take place in Las Vegas. Well, not entirely, as this time around, the most prestigious tournament series in poker will be held exclusively online.