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Darren Elias

Celebrated professional poker player Darren Elias has served as a BetMGM Poker Ambassador since 2021. With over $20 million in combined live and online earnings, the New Jersey resident is the former #1 ranked online poker player in the world. He has played in many of the most renowned poker tournaments, and holds the record on the World Poker Tour for most titles, most final tables, and most cashes. His success online includes multiple titles in the World Championships of Online Poker as well as the prestigious Super Millions Events.

Darren’s Den

The Roar Poker Blog is proud to feature Darren as a contributing guest writer with his very own Darren’s Den column. This hub features articles ranging from fun to educational, including insights and strategies from the pro himself. There’s something for everyone, as both novice and intermediate players can gain insights only Darren can provide.

Darren’s latest articles

Jennifer Newell

Jennifer Newell is a writer for the BetMGM Poker blog. Nearly 20 years in the poker realm included work for the WPT, Sporting News, PokerStars, GPI, Bluff Magazine, and countless websites. She advocates for women in poker at every opportunity.

Emma Eckhardt

Emma Eckhardt is the Senior iGaming Content Editor at BetMGM. Emma has worked as a staff writer and managing editor for two decades, extensively covering celebrity news and Las Vegas entertainment, lifestyle, casino, and tourism verticals. Her previous content roles include Caesars Entertainment, Wynn Las Vegas, and two iGaming affiliate sites.

BetMGM History

Online gambling and sports betting are being revolutionized in the United States thanks to a partnership between MGM Resorts International and Entain Holdings called BetMGM. BetMGM is MGM’s exclusive sports betting subsidiary, both online and in MGM casinos nationwide. Along with sister businesses Borgata Online (New Jersey), Party Casino, and Party Poker, BetMGM is also the leading name in online casino gaming. Through unrivaled digital technology and thrilling player experiences, we aim to maximize the enjoyment of memorable sports and gaming events.

BetMGM’s Commitment To Responsible Gaming

In 2022, BetMGM incorporated GameSense into its desktop and mobile platforms, giving consumers the same experience they have at MGM Resorts hotels across the country. The integration of GameSense into BetMGM provides players with advice on how to set responsible gaming limits while exposing widespread misunderstandings about gambling. Additionally, GameSense provides readily available tools for clients and their families to gain support and aid for anyone concerned about problem gambling, as well as fundamental rules explaining how gaming works. Since integrating GameSense onto its platform, BetMGM has informed 100,000-plus clients monthly about responsible gaming through website visits and direct email interaction.

BetMGM Customer Service & Content Information

BetMGM is dedicated to excellence in providing you with the best customer service and support possible. The company offers an extensive list of general information and FAQs you can review here. To contact the BetMGM customer service team 24/7, please use this contact page.