Rhode Island

31st August 2021

Rhode Island sports betting revenue rockets 828.6% in July

Sports betting revenue in Rhode Island jumped 828.6% year-on-year to $3.3m in July, while the amount wagered by consumers during the month hiked 229.9%. Revenue…

30th July 2021

Rhode Island sports betting revenue reaches $36.2m in FY2021

Sports betting revenue in Rhode Island amounted to $36.2m in the state’s 2021 financial year, almost double the total generated in the previous 12-month period.…

20th July 2021

Union criticizes Bally’s Twin River Casino for failing to bring employees back

A union representing employees at Bally’s Twin River Casino in Lincoln, Rhode Island have expressed disapproval after they were not asked to return to work…

1st July 2021

State of the Union: Canada, Nevada, Bally’s and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers Canada’s single event betting bill, as well as the latest numbers from Nevada,…

29th June 2021

Rhode Island sportsbook revenue falls in May

Rhode Island posted sportsbook revenue of $2.8m for May, representing a 12.5% decrease from the previous month.  However, compared to the same period last year…

3rd June 2021

RI General Assembly approves expanded partnerships with IGT and Bally’s

The Rhode Island General Assembly has voted to approve legislation that will expand the US state’s gaming partnerships with Bally’s Corporation and International Game Technology…

1st June 2021

Rhode Island sports betting revenue reaches $3.2m in April

Sports betting revenue in Rhode Island amounted to $3.2m in April, while the US state’s handle reached $29.0m during the month. Revenue was 11,472.0% higher…

30th April 2021

Rhode Island sports betting revenue rockets 372.4% YoY in March

The Rhode Island Lottery reported a 372.4% year-on-year increase in sports betting revenue in March, while the state also saw its handle hike 333.7%. Revenue…

31st March 2021

Rhode Island sports betting revenue falls to $1.5m in February

Rhode Island sportsbooks revenue totaled at $1.5m in February, a 33.0% decrease from February 2020 and 58.5% drop from January 2021.  Players wagered $34.1m on…

1st March 2021

Rhode Island sports betting handle reaches record $39.8m in January

Sportsbooks in Rhode Island processed a record $39.8m in sports wagers during January, while the US state also saw a 12.7% year-on-year increase in sports…

29th January 2021

Casino closures hit Rhode Island betting market in December

The closure of Rhode Island’s two casinos for much of December led to the state’s sportsbook handle and revenue falling during the month.  The Bally’s…

7th January 2021

State of the Union: MGM-Entain, Michigan, Adelson and more

The first State of the Union of 2021, in partnership with Segev LLP, is headlined by MGM Resorts’ proposal to acquire igaming giant Entain, formerly…

4th January 2021

RI sets new sports betting revenue record in November

The Rhode Island Lottery has reported a new monthly revenue record for sports betting in November, with operators generating a total of $6.3m during the…

30th November 2020

Rhode Island posts record mobile sports betting revenue

The Rhode Island Lottery reported significant growth for sports betting in October 2020, with handle and revenue increasing across both mobile and land-based channels. Sports…