We have assembled a team of casino, poker and sports betting experts at who know Michigan and know gambling. These veteran journalists will provide readers with the latest Michigan casino and betting news as well as insight into the industry through interviews with leading figures in the Michigan gaming community.
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Peter Mooney
Peter has more than 15 years of experience as a copywriter and a sports reporter. Other specialties include email marketing, proofreading and copy editing. He resides in Massachusetts with his wife and son.
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Bryce Derouin
With a decade in the media and gambling space in Michigan, Bryce aims to bring you the latest news and developments in Michigan online casino and sports betting.
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Lou Monaco
Lou Monaco had been East Coast Scene columnist for Gaming Today in Las Vegas since June 2019, covering the East Coast sportsbook scene with emphasis on NJ and PA. He also currently is a part-time writer for the high school sports department for NJ Advanced Media ( in Iselin, NJ. Lou has over 30 years sports experience with previous stints at ESPN SportsTicker, Daily Racing Form and Oddschecker.
Dan Kilbridge
Dan joined the team after spending three years covering Tiger Woods’ comeback and the PGA Tour for Golfweek in Orlando. He filled several roles in his prior work as sports producer for the Lansing State Journal, where he hosted the Spartan Speak podcast, managed social media accounts, reported on stories and oversaw nightly production on print deadline. Dan also covered college football, basketball and recruiting as the Michigan State beat writer for 247Sports.
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Richard Janvrin
Graduating from the University of New Hampshire with a BA in Journalism, Richard has written for notable sports outlets such as Bleacher Report. Now with, Richard is able to combine his sports and gambling interests to spend time exploring online sportsbooks and casinos.
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Bill Ordine
A longtime reporter and editor who began writing on casinos and gaming shortly after Atlantic City’s first gambling halls opened, Bill covered the world Series of Poker and wrote a syndicated column on travel to casino destinations for a decade.
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Marcus Mosher
Marcus Mosher covers the NFL, NFL Draft and NFL news for
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Mark Keast
Mark Keast has recently covered the sports betting industry in Canada for The Parleh, and is a long-time sportswriter and editor, most notably with the Toronto Sun.
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Josh Markowitz
Josh Markowitz is a freelance writer for
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Christopher Boan
Christopher Boan has covered sports and sports betting for more than seven years and has worked for publications such as, the Tucson Weekly and the Green Valley News.
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Michael Peters
Michael is a news editor specializing in online sports betting coverage in the Midwest, including GreatLakesStakes. He spent nine years as the sports editor of the Tulsa World. Before that, he was the high school sports editor at the Houston Chronicle. He also has been the sports editor at the Beaumont Enterprise and Galveston County Daily News in Texas.
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Joss Wood
Joss has written about all aspects of online gambling during the past 10 years for numerous sites. After a career as an Army officer, he spent time in business, then took up online poker. Joss lives in Peru with his family.
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Pat McLoone
Pat McLoone is a news editor overseeing coverage for GreatLakesStakes and other betting-related websites. Pat spent more than 40 years at the Philadelphia Daily News, where he became managing editor, and later the Philadelphia Inquirer, as managing editor for Sports.
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Thomas Leary
News Editor
Thomas Leary is a news editor and writer for
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Martin Green
Along with, Martin Green contributes as a betting expert to numerous well-known websites.
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Brian Dermody
Brian Dermody spends his days relentlessly testing and reviewing the top betting apps available to ensure bettors know exactly what they are getting into when they sign up with a bookie or casino.
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Jim Tomlin
Florida resident Jim Tomlin writes and edits for In 30 years as a journalist he has worked for publications such as the Tampa Bay Times, Saturday Tradition, Saturday Down South and FanRag.
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Shelby Dermer
Shelby Dermer covers sports betting and casinos for
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Matthew Asher
As the current Editor and Fact Checker editor for, Matthew Asher has nearly a decade of experience working in public relations and digital media marketing with the Milwaukee Brewers, St. Louis Rams, Detroit Lions and San Francisco 49ers.
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Bryan Nicholson
Bryan Nicholson is the author of "ANGLES & EDGES: A Journey through the Evolution of Golf Betting and the Markets" and owner of the handicapping service 'Nick's Picks'. The world-renowned golf betting expert gladly expands his expertise into covering other top markets like odds boosts and moneyline bets.
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Joe Short
Joe Short is a journalist and former Editor at the Daily Express, covering politics, football, tennis and darts, among other things.
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Cecil Peters
Senior Betting Analyst
Cecil Peters is a Senior Betting Analyst for
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Martin Booth
Award-winning contributor covering sports betting and casino gaming around the world for decades, Martin Booth is one of the most trusted voices in online gambling. From legislative updates in Michigan to breaking down the top betting apps in MI, Martin covers a gambit of topics for
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Jeff Parker
Jeff Parker is an entertainment writer for A writer for film, television and the internet, Jeff is a life long movie buff, with a Masters Degree in Popular Culture. He lives in Halifax, Nova Scotia, where he works full time as documentary filmmaker and producer.
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Howard Gensler
Howard Gensler is a veteran journalist covering the Michigan sports betting market for Before his focus on U.S. sports betting, Howard worked at the Philadelphia Daily News, TV Guide and the Philadelphia Inquirer. Howard is also a founding editor of
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Ron Fritz
Ron Fritz is a former editor of

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