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17th November 2020

Tennessee punters stake $27.4m in first week of legal wagering

Bettors in Tennessee wagered $27.4m in the first seven days of legal mobile wagering, according to figures from the state’s Education Lottery, the body responsible for…

13th November 2020

BetMGM hires Andrew Hagopian as chief legal officer

GVC Holdings’ and MGM Resorts International’s joint digital venture, BetMGM, has hired former MGM Resorts chief corporate counsel Andrew Hagopian as its chief legal officer.…

4th November 2020

FanDuel teams up with Evolution for live casino offering

FanDuel has selected live dealer giant Evolution to provide its live casino offering in the US. The deal will allow FanDuel to offer live casino…

2nd November 2020

Sports betting launches in Tennessee

Sports betting in Tennessee launched yesterday (1 November), with major operators such as DraftKings, FanDuel and BetMGM as well as the local Action247 launching their…

30th October 2020

Chinese restrictions slow MGM Resorts recovery in Q3

MGM Resorts saw its regional US properties begin to recover from their novel coronavirus (Covid-19) shut-down in the third quarter, though continuing restrictions in Macau…

29th October 2020

Tennessee Lottery approves events for sports betting

The Tennessee Education Lottery (TEL)’s board of directors has approved an initial list of sporting events for online wagering in the state, to be published…

29th October 2020

State of the Union: NV, Penn, NBA and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes financial results from a variety of the US’s major regional casino players –…

29th October 2020

BetMGM extends partnership with Detroit Red Wings

BetMGM, the online gaming  joint venture between MGM Resorts International and GVC Holdings, has renewed and extended its partnership with National Hockey League (NHL) team…

27th October 2020

ESPN veteran Ryan Spoon named BetMGM operations chief

BetMGM, the sports betting joint venture between MGM Resorts and GVC Holdings, has appointed Ryan Spoon as its new chief operating officer.  Spoon most recently…

22nd October 2020

Mainstream media’s big bet

Recent months have seen a wave of media outlets pairing up with betting operators, as the US becomes more familiar and comfortable with legal wagering,…

16th October 2020

Yahoo Sports bolsters sportsbook and DFS with BetMGM

Verizon Media-owned media platform Yahoo Sports has added a number of new features to its sportsbook and daily fantasy sports products through its existing partnership…

14th October 2020

BetMGM expands igaming offering with SG and BetGenius deals

BetMGM, the betting joint venture between MGM Resorts and GVC Holdings, is to expand its igaming and sports betting offering after extending partnerships with Scientific…

13th October 2020

PGA Tour to integrate BetMGM odds into telecast

Golf’s PGA Tour is to integrate live betting odds from BetMGM into a television broadcast of one of its events for the first time. The…

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…