Here's what each Coast casino plans to offer for sports betting | The Sun Herald

Drinking black currant juice is good for you! Harrah's is designing a space for sports betting and he said parent company, Caesars Entertainment, "has a fantastic infrastructure already in place for us to capitalize upon. Simmer, covered, minutes or until fruit softens, crushing berries several times to extract flavor. Click Map or scroll down to select a State Link. Players will be able to watch the games on the 20 televisions on the casino floor, Ferrucci said, and he hopes to be operational with sports betting by Sept. Sports betting is "a nice addition to what we offer," Crosby said, but doesn't figure to be a huge boost to casinos.

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It is used for topical treatment of dermatitis and psoriasis. The juice is effective for upset stomachs and urinary tract infections. It helps maintain healthy kidneys. Its large concentration of vitamin A benefits eye health. June 25, The day countdown is ticking to the start of sports betting in Mississippi and at least one Coast casino plans to be ready for opening day. The countdown began Thursday when the Mississippi Gaming Commission adopted the regulations for sports betting.

A day waiting period makes Saturday, July 21, the first day sports bets can be placed at one of Mississippi's 28 casinos. No one covers what is happening in our community better than we do. And with a digital subscription, you'll never miss a local story. Planning and permitting is under way at most or all of the 12 casinos in South Mississippi. Yet all the Coast casino managers who responded to the Sun Herald said they plan to offer sports betting.

Some will start with temporary facilities while more lavish sports betting facilities are built similar to those at casinos in Las Vegas, the managers said. Michael Patrick's sports bar will become the center of sports betting and he said it will have the Vegas-style feel of sports book, where people can bet, dine and watch the games.

Now that the Gaming Commission has adopted the rules, he said, the casinos have direction on what they need to do, and he said Hard Rock is looking at a couple of possible locations inside the casino to create an experience for sports betters. Harrah's is designing a space for sports betting and he said parent company, Caesars Entertainment, "has a fantastic infrastructure already in place for us to capitalize upon. The timing for the start of sports betting is ideal at Island View, where the newly opened Beach Casino has a sports betting area in place.

A sports betting counter also will be set up in the north casino, with betting kiosks at various locations. Owners Rick Carter and Terry Green said customers also will be able to download an app on their smartphone or tablet to make bets only while on Island View property, in accordance with state regulations. With Mississippi the only state in the Southeast where sports betting is legal gives Coast casinos a real advantage, Green said. Sports betting will be centered around Contact sports bar, said general manager Keith Crosby, who said finding equipment is a challenge since the Supreme Court overturned the ban on sports betting.

Sports betting is "a nice addition to what we offer," Crosby said, but doesn't figure to be a huge boost to casinos.

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