Wednesday, June 25, 2008

Slots Down, Table Games Up In Atlantic City For Month Of May

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Atlantic City casinos reported a drop of 1.5% in slot revenues while table game revenue increased 9.5% in May, when compared to the same month last year.

The 11 Atlantic City casinos recorded $289.6 million in slot machines revenue and $125.7 million in table game revenue in May.

May had one more Friday and Saturday, busy days for casinos, than last year. "The calendar was on our side this month, but we'll take it," said Larry Mullin, president of the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa.