NJBIZ - Sports and Entertainment http://www.njbiz.com/section/sports Sports and Entertainment Sports and Entertainment en-us Copyright 2018 NJBIZ Mon, 24 Sep 2018 10:36:35 EST Mon, 24 Sep 2018 10:36:35 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180921/NJBIZ01/180929971&source=RSS NY Giants, Investors look to score with new alliance Beginning this season, Investors Bank has been named the official consumer and business bank for the New York Giants, the financial institution said. Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:12:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180921/NJBIZ01/180929971&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180920/NJBIZ01/180929983&source=RSS KDC's great adventure Six Flags solar project Construction is underway on a solar system that will power almost all the electrical needs of Jackson&#8217s Six Flags Great Adventure amusement park. Thu, 20 Sep 2018 14:54:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180920/NJBIZ01/180929983&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180920/NJBIZ01/180929985&source=RSS Murphy unveils plan to train, hire 5,000 new service employees in AC The state government will be partnering with Unite Here Local 54, a hospitality and culinary workers union in Atlantic City, to form a full-time training program that is expected to create upward of 5,000 new jobs, according to an announcement Thursday from Gov. Phil Murphy&#8217s office. Thu, 20 Sep 2018 14:43:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180920/NJBIZ01/180929985&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180920/NJBIZ01/180929998&source=RSS This NJ county is ranked best for retirement saving Saving for retirement is good, but saving for retirement in Hudson County? In the Garden State it&#8217s the best. Thu, 20 Sep 2018 08:04:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180920/NJBIZ01/180929998&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180919/NJBIZ01/180919814&source=RSS NJ Hall of Fame to take up residence at American Dream The New Jersey Hall of Fame is planting roots after hitherto existing as a mobile museum. Wed, 19 Sep 2018 14:42:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180919/NJBIZ01/180919814&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180918/NJBIZ01/180919839&source=RSS Prudential Center unveils lofty club concept The Prudential Center unveiled renderings for The Lofts at the Infiniti Suite Level of the Newark event venue and home to the New Jersey Devils. Tue, 18 Sep 2018 12:57:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180918/NJBIZ01/180919839&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180917/NJBIZ01/180919881&source=RSS Al Crisafulli Turning Love of the Game into big business Al Crisafulli says he&#8217s come across some pleasant surprises in the six years since he founded Love of the Game Auctions, which specializes in sports memorabilia for collectors. Sun, 16 Sep 2018 10:24:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180917/NJBIZ01/180919881&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180917/NJBIZ01/180919885&source=RSS Heritage tourism NJ's hidden gem #8212 and one of its least-promoted assets Picture this family vacation in New Jersey You go on one of the New Jersey Revolutionary War Trail&#8217s &#8220sample tours,&#8221 as spelled out by the New Jersey Division of Parks and Forest, and take the Central Jersey route called Ten Crucial Days. Sun, 16 Sep 2018 09:44:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180917/NJBIZ01/180919885&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180914/NJBIZ01/180919905&source=RSS Former Basking Ridge home of Jets star Tomlinson put on market The home former NFL running back and Hall of Famer LaDanian Tomlinson called his during his brief time with the New York Jets will be offered at auction on Sept. 28 in Basking Ridge&#8217s Pheasant Crossing community. Fri, 14 Sep 2018 13:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180914/NJBIZ01/180919905&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180913/NJBIZ01/180919927&source=RSS Report Eldorado gets temporary OK to own Tropicana casino Eldorado Resorts has been given temporary approval to own the Tropicana Atlantic City casino while it continues the regulatory process in its efforts to officially take over the property as part of a 1. 85 billion acquisition of Tropicana Entertainment, according to a published report. Thu, 13 Sep 2018 14:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180913/NJBIZ01/180919927&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180913/NJBIZ01/180919932&source=RSS Ocean Resort AC offering free rooms for those affected by Florence Ocean Resort Casino in Atlantic City said it will offer free accommodations to anyone residing in the Hurricane Florence impact zone who&#8217s forced to flee the storm. Thu, 13 Sep 2018 11:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180913/NJBIZ01/180919932&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180912/NJBIZ01/180919945&source=RSS 95.7M wagered at NJ sportsbooks in August Sports betting soared to over 95 million in the month of August, bringing the total at New Jersey's sportsbooks to just shy of 152 million since the state formally introduced legal wagering June 14. Wed, 12 Sep 2018 16:44:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180912/NJBIZ01/180919945&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180910/NJBIZ01/180919981&source=RSS Where is NJ with legal marijuana, and will NY steal our thunder? Since actress Cynthia Nixon stepped onto the New York gubernatorial stage earlier this year with a strong pro-marijuana platform, more and more buzz about adult-use legalization has been emanating from the state. Her Democratic primary opponent, incumbent Gov. Andrew Cuomo, recently an-nounced a series of 15 statewide listening sessions regarding. . . Tue, 11 Sep 2018 07:12:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180910/NJBIZ01/180919981&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180907/NJBIZ01/180909915&source=RSS Assembly Speaker Expect sports betting bonanza for football season New Jersey&#8217s sports betting market is certain to meet its &#8220first real surge&#8221 during this first weekend of NFL&#8217s 2018 regular season, which kicked off Thursday night, according to Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin. Fri, 07 Sep 2018 12:02:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180907/NJBIZ01/180909915&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180906/NJBIZ01/180909936&source=RSS Bell Works picks Two Road for hotel ops Two Road Hospitality has announced it will manage the 186-room rooftop hotel coming to Holmdel&#8217s Bell Works. Thu, 06 Sep 2018 14:04:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180906/NJBIZ01/180909936&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180905/NJBIZ01/180909973&source=RSS NJ mobile vet service finalist in US Chamber awards competition Mobile veterinary service HousePaws of Mount Laurel has been named as a finalist by the U. S. Chamber of Commerce in the Dream Big Small Business of the Year category for the Dream Big Awards. Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180905/NJBIZ01/180909973&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180904/NJBIZ01/180909989&source=RSS Golden Nugget rolls out sports betting Atlantic City&#8217s Golden Nugget Casino, Hotel Marina unveiled its sportsbook on Aug. 31, just ahead of Labor Day weekend, making it the latest in New Jersey to offer sports betting. Tue, 04 Sep 2018 08:09:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180904/NJBIZ01/180909989&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180830/NJBIZ01/180839983&source=RSS Somers Point looks to reel in visitors with new tourism website Ahead of the last long weekend of the summer, the city of Somers Point has debuted a new website to promote things to do, see and eat in the Atlantic County destination. Thu, 30 Aug 2018 14:48:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180830/NJBIZ01/180839983&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180829/NJBIZ01/180829832&source=RSS Brodeur back with Devils for business development &#8220It feels fantastic to be back home in New Jersey,&#8221 former New Jersey Devils goaltender Martin Brodeur said Wednesday in announcing his appointment as executive vice president of business development for the team he spent 21 years playing for. Wed, 29 Aug 2018 14:45:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180829/NJBIZ01/180829832&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180829/NJBIZ01/180829842&source=RSS Lawmakers unveil bill to boost racetracks with 20M As the state&#8217s horse racing season draws to a close, lawmakers are eyeing a measure that they say will infuse cash into the state&#8217s three racetracks and help keep them afloat. Wed, 29 Aug 2018 08:07:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180829/NJBIZ01/180829842&source=RSS