Gov. Charlie Baker says he still feels good about MGM Springfield projectGintautas Dumcius, MassLive · September 20, 2017 at 3:03 pm Whether or not MGM succeeds in opening a casino in Bridgeport, Connecticut, Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker says the Bay State will hold the company and Wynn Resorts to commitments both operators have made here.MGM has proposed a $600 million waterfront casino for Bridgeport, with 2,000 slot machines, 160 table games and a 300-room hotel. The company needs legislative approval from Connecticut before it can proceed with plans. The Bridgeport casino would be about 90 minutes away from Springfield, where MGM is building a $950 million casino, slated to open in late 2018.Wynn is opening in June 2019 a $2.4 billion casino in Everett, near Boston.