New York

6th April 2020

NY sports betting revenue up in March despite Covid-19 impact

The New York State Gaming Commission has reported a month-on-month rise in sports betting revenue for March, despite the state’s market being impacted by the…

2nd April 2020

Long game paying off for Jackpocket

Mobile lottery app Jackpocket’s mission to change the way lottery tickets are sold in the US has been boosted since it received the first lottery…

25th March 2020

PokerStars founder Scheinberg pleads guilty to illegal gambling charge

Isai Scheinberg, founder of PokerStars, has pled guilty in a New York court to running a multi-million dollar unlawful internet gambling business. Scheinberg pled guilty…

19th March 2020

State of the Union: Covid-19, NJ, PA, DE, MS and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, focuses on the impact of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic on the US gambling…

12th March 2020

State of the Union: IN, IA, NY, MD, WA and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers the latest figures from a range of sports betting markets, as well regulatory…

9th March 2020

NY sports betting market hits new low in February

New York’s four commercial casinos have reported losses of $179,593 from sports betting in February, with del Lago the only venue to actually generate revenue…

13th February 2020

State of the Union: William Hill, NY, DE, IN, IA and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers William Hill’s partnership with CBS Sports, a blow for fantasy operators in New…

10th February 2020

NY sportsbooks bounce back in January with $1.9m in revenue

Sports wagering revenue from New York’s four commercial casinos picked up significantly in January 2020, with revenue of $1.9M, more than double the record-low figure…

10th February 2020

NY appeals court rules DFS contests unconstitutional

A New York State appeals court has struck down a law allowing for daily fantasy sports in the state, ruling the games to be illegal…

23rd January 2020

State of the Union: NJ, NY, PA, Detroit and more

In this week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, the two states to benefit most from the repeal of PASPA post their…

22nd January 2020

No mobile betting in 2020-21 New York budget

The state of New York’s budget for the 2020-21 fiscal year, starting 1 April, will extend sports betting outside of casino sportsbook lounges, but not…

16th January 2020

State of the Union: NJ, IN, IA, NY, ME and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers the latest revenue figures from a number of states, as well as a…

14th January 2020

New York mobile betting bill passes first committee stage

A bill to allow online and mobile sports betting in New York has passed the first committee stage in the state senate by a unanimous…

13th January 2020

NY sports betting revenue hits year-low in December

Sports wagering revenue in New York amounted to $780,418 in December, the lowest monthly figure since the state launched its legal market last July. The…