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We have assembled a team of casino, poker and sports betting experts at TopNJCasinos.com.com who know New Jersey and know gambling. These veteran journalists will provide readers with the latest New Jersey casino and betting news as well as insight into the industry through interviews with leading figures in the New Jersey gaming community.

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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 (NJ.com) in Iselin, NJ. Lou has over 30 years sports experience with previous stints at ESPN SportsTicker, Daily Racing Form and Oddschecker.
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Jon Young
Jon Young is a writer and magazine editor with over 12 years' experience in the gaming sector. He has written on everything from poker and slots to casino, sports betting and mobile gambling. When not trying to take down the Mega Moolah jackpot he can be found playing poker tournaments in casinos.
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Pat McLoone
Pat McLoone is a news editor overseeing coverage for ToNJCasinos, among other duties. 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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Jim Tomlin
Jim Tomlin is a veteran sports journalist who writes and edits for TopNJCasinos as well as other gambling-related websites. His previous experience includes the Tampa Bay Times, Saturday Down South, Saturday Tradition and FanRag.
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Adam Thompson
A successful handicapper with more than a decade in the sports and gambling industry, Adam enjoys writing about (and playing) poker.
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Michael Kates
Michael Kates is Associate Managing Editor and contributor for TopNJCasinos.com. Previously, Mike was the Managing Editor at FanRag Sports, Associate Sports Editor at the Chicago Tribune and content editor at The Athletic.
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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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Christopher Boan
Christopher Boan has covered the sports and sports betting industries for more than seven years, for publications such as ArizonaSports.com, the Tucson Weekly and the Green Valley News.
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Tony Garcia
Tony writes about state gambling issues for TopNJCasinos.com. Prior to graduating with a Masters from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University, Tony was a local sports reporter for MLive Media Group, based out of Jackson, Michigan, where he predominantly covered high school sports. He graduated from Michigan State in 2015 with a degree in journalism.
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Dan Kilbridge
An experienced gambler with a decade writing about sports and gambling, Dan's expertise includes popular casino games such as blackjack and roulette.
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Bryce Derouin
Bryce joined TopNJCasinos.com after spending the last nine years covering high school and college sports throughout Michigan. He’s served as the primary Division II beat writer for Grand Valley State and Michigan Tech. Along with his newspaper background, he's worked in marketing and has experience covering casinos and gambling.
Thomas Leary
Thomas Leary is a news editor and writer for TopNJCasinos.com. He previously worked at Sports Business Journal for over 6 years, where he helped identify emerging sectors across sports business, such as legalized gambling.
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Michael Peters
Michael is a news editor specializing in online sports betting coverage including TopNJCasinos. 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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Mark Strotman
Mark Strotman is a veteran sports journalist who has covered the Chicago Bulls and the NBA for NBC Sports Chicago for about 8 years. His work has also appeared on ESPN.com, FoxSports.com, The Chicago Tribune, Yahoo Sports and NBC Sports.
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Howard Gensler
Howard Gensler is a veteran journalist covering the New Jersey sports betting market for TopNJCasinos.com. 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 bettorsinsider.com.
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Adrian Dater
Adrian Dater writes about the NHL for TopNJCasinos.com. He is a longtime NHL writer who spent 25 years at The Denver Post, 20 as the paper's Colorado Avalanche beat writer. Dater has written several hockey books including the best-selling "Blood Feud: Detroit Red Wings v. Colorado Avalanche, The Inside Story of Pro Sports' Best and Nastiest Rivalry of its Era." He has also been the lead NHL columnist with Bleacher Report and a frequent contributor with Sports Illustrated.
Bob Duff
A veteran journalist, Bob Duff has covered the gambling and sports betting industry since 2016. He has written more than two dozen books, including authorized biographies of Johnny Bower, Desmond Howard and Gordie Howe.
Kevin Spain
Kevin Spain is an editor and writer for TopNJCasinos.com.
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Ron Fritz
Ron Fritz is a former editor of TopNJCasinos.com.
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Mario Sanelli
Mario Sanelli writes about sports betting and casinos for TopNJCasinos.com.
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