Michigan

15th October 2020

Michigan sports betting revenue reaches $4.4m in September

Revenue for Detroit’s three commercial casinos rose 26.8% month-on-month in September, with retail sports betting’s contribution hitting $4.4m in its first full month of activity. The Michigan…

14th October 2020

SG extends software license deal with Michigan Lottery

Scientific Games has extended its existing software license agreement with the Michigan Lottery. Under the renewed deal, the lottery will continue to utilize Scientific Games’…

8th October 2020

State of the Union: DraftKings, IL, Boyd and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers DraftKings’ efforts to raise $1.66bn, record sports betting figures for the US in…

5th October 2020

GAN and Wynn agree 10-year Michigan platform deal

GAN and Wynn Resorts have agreed a 10-year agreement in which the supplier will provide its online betting and igaming platform to the operator for…

2nd October 2020

Michigan interstate online poker bill clears Senate

A bill that would allow interstate online poker in Michigan has cleared the state’s Senate and will now move forward to the House of Representatives.…

29th September 2020

BetAmerica launches Michigan & Colorado sportsbooks

Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) has opened BetAmerica-branded sportsbooks at the Island Resort & Casino in Harris, Michigan and Bronco Billy’s Casino in Cripple Creek, Colorado.…

24th September 2020

State of the Union: Scheinberg, CO, TN and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes PokerStars founder Isai Scheinberg’s fine for operating an illegal gambling business, a successful…

24th September 2020

MI Gaming Control Board submits igaming rules for review

The Michigan Gaming Control Board has held a meeting on proposed sports betting regulations for the state, following a public consultation on the rules. The regulations will…

24th September 2020

William Hill launches betting in MI with Grand Traverse Band

William Hill has launched sports betting operations in Michigan at Turtle Creek Casino & Hotel in the town of Williamsburg and at a satellite location…

7th September 2020

Michigan clears CDI for advance-deposit wagering

The Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB) has approved Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) to begin offering advance deposit wagering (ADW) on horse racing to players in…

3rd September 2020

BetMGM becomes first betting partner of NFL’s Detroit Lions

BetMGM, the joint venture between MGM Resorts and GVC Holdings, has been named the first official sports betting partner of National Football League franchise the…

20th August 2020

SG launches sports betting in MI with Firekeepers Casino

Scientific Games has launched its sports betting product in Michigan through a partnership with the Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi (NHBP)’s Firekeepers Casino, the…

19th August 2020

Golden Nugget igaming revenue grows 84.3% in second quarter

Golden Nugget Online Gaming (GNOG), the igaming division of the casino chain that is preparing a stock market listing, has revealed that gross gaming revenue…

17th August 2020

Horse racing resumes in Michigan at Northville Downs

Horse racing – and simulcast wagering – has resumed in Michigan, with Northville Downs holding live standardbred races from August 14.  The resumption of pari-mutuel…