LAS VEGAS (AP) - State regulators say Nevada casinos won less in February than a year ago with the Las Vegas Strip leading the drop.
The Nevada Gaming Control Board reported Tuesday that the state's casino's won 1.08 percent less than a year ago in February with $916 million total.
The amount casinos won from gamblers during the month rose everywhere except the Las Vegas Strip where winnings declined 4.38 percent to $531 million.
The state says fees collected by the state in February dropped 1.64 percent compared to a year ago to nearly $58 million.
Statistics show Strip table-game winnings dropped nearly 11 percent led by drops in baccarat. Slot machine winnings were up 4.52 percent to $245 million.
The Strip's winnings from football betting dropped 70 percent to $4.7 million.