Basketball

15th October 2020

IGT customers gain access to NBA IP through new deal

International Game Technology (IGT) has entered into a multi-year partnership with the National Basketball Association (NBA). Under the agreement, IGT customers in the US using…

9th October 2020

Indiana sets records for handle and revenue in September

Indiana set records in betting handle and revenue in September, as the return of the NFL helped sportsbooks in the Hoosier state to their most…

8th October 2020

OR sets betting handle record in September, but GGR declines

Oregon’s SBTech-powered Scoreboard sportsbook set another record for handle at $26.2m in September, but saw revenue fall by 8.1% to $1.5m thanks to a negative…

30th September 2020

Nevada casino revenue declines to $743.0m in August

Nevada casino revenue declined 1.7% month-on-month and 21.9% year-on-year to $743.0m in August, as low margins and the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) combined to keep revenue…

29th September 2020

Betsson agrees US odds deal with Scientific Games

Swedish online operator Betsson is to integrate its Scientific Games’ OpenTrade solution to improve its trading capabilities in the US and across the globe. Under…

15th September 2020

Oregon Lottery sets betting handle record in August

Oregon’s SBTech-powered betting app scoreboard took in revenue of $1.7m, up 6.6%, in August, and set a new record for turnover at $25.8m, up 83.8%.…

11th September 2020

Indiana betting revenue tops $100m in first year

Indiana sportsbooks took in revenue of $9.8m in June, up 47.6% from July, as stakes hit $1.20bn and revenue exceeded $100m for the first 12…

3rd September 2020

State of the Union: William Hill, Washington DC, PointsBet and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers William Hill’s acquisition of sportsbook solutions provider CG Technology and the latest sports…

7th August 2020

PointsBet becomes exclusive gaming partner of Denver Nuggets

PointsBet has entered into a multi-year partnership with Kroenke Sports & Entertainment (KSE), owner of the National Hockey League (NHL)’s Colorado Avalanche, the National Basketball…

31st July 2020

Yahoo Sports scores wide-ranging deal with NBA

Yahoo Sports has agreed a deal to become an official marketing partner of the National Basketball Association (NBA), and will work with the league on…

11th June 2020

State of the Union: Las Vegas, Colorado, Detroit and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, sees casinos in Nevada and beyond reopen, while the latest sports betting figures come…

5th June 2020

NBA Board of Governors approves format for season’s restart

Yesterday (4 June) the National Basketball Association’s Board of Governors approved a competitive format for the restart of the 2019-20 season. This marks the first…

27th March 2020

NV sportsbooks bring in $38.1m in last month before shutdown

Nevada casinos brought in $1.04bn in revenue while sportsbook revenue grew to $38.1m in the last full month before the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic led…

12th March 2020

NBA season suspended as player tests positive for Covid-19

The National Basketball Association (NBA) has suspended the 2019-20 season indefinitely after  a Utah Jazz player tested positive for the novel coronavirus (Covid-19). The league…