Online Betting

11th February 2020

IN sportsbooks post another record month for January

Indiana sportsbooks set new records in handle and revenue for January 2020, even as online betting revenue dipped. Sportsbooks in the Hoosier state took in…

10th February 2020

Iowa sportsbook revenue rises to $3.2m in January

Iowa casinos took in $3.2m in revenue in January, an 11.4% year-on-year increase, despite handle declining 2.1% to $58.0m as lower success of retail punters…

30th January 2020

Kansas senate committee introduces sports betting bill

The Kansas state Senate’s Committee on Federal and State Affairs has introduced a bill to allow sports wagering in the state. Senate Bill 283 would…

30th January 2020

Maryland Senators file competing sports betting bills

Two competing bills to authorize sports betting in Maryland have been introduced in the state senate. While Senate Bill 58, introduced by senator Chris West,…

29th January 2020

BetMGM app launches in West Virginia

The BetMGM app from Roar Digital – BetMGM and GVC Holdings’ US sports betting joint venture – has launched in West Virginia, in partnership with casino…

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…

15th January 2020

SG to power betting and igaming at Michigan tribal casino

Scientific Games will provide sports betting and igaming services at FireKeepers Casino Hotel in Battle Creek, Michigan, a casino owned and operated by the Nottawaseppi…

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

Indiana sets new revenue and handle records in December

Indiana sportsbooks took in a combined $12.0m on a handle of $161.8m – both new state records – as online sports betting continued to grow…

13th January 2020

Maine governor vetoes sports betting bill

Janet Mills, governor of Maine, has vetoed a bill that would have allowed sports betting in the state, arguing that the people of Maine are…

9th January 2020

State of the Union: DraftKings, MI, NH, NV and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers DraftKings and SBTech’s merger and listing on the Nasdaq stock exchange, as well…

9th January 2020

Mobile sports betting bill filed in Vermont

Vermont state senators Dick Sears and Michael Sirotkin have filed a bill that would allow mobile,  but not land-based, sports betting in the state. Bill S.213,…

9th January 2020

Addabbo renews fight for NY mobile betting in 2020

New York state senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr., the chairman of the Senate Standing Committee on Racing, Gaming and Wagering, continued his push for legal…

10th December 2019

Study: NJ online gambling created 1,851 jobs last year

New Jersey’s online gambling industry created 1,851  jobs in the state and brought in $52.3m in taxes in 2018, according to a new report from…