Sports betting

17th January 2022

Virginia bill would remove bonus deduction for betting taxes

A bill that aims to remove the opportunity to deduct bonus spending from sports betting taxes in Virginia, effectively increasing the amount of tax that…

13th January 2022

Indiana falls marginally short of new betting handle record in December

Indiana fell just short of setting a new sports betting handle record in December, though the US state was able to report year-on-year growth across…

6th January 2022

Delaware betting revenue up 34.4% in 2021 but still below 2019 levels

Sports betting revenue in Delaware totaled at $11.2m (£8.3m/€9.9m) for 2021, a year-on-year rise of 34.4% as the state recovered from the effects of the…

6th December 2021

Stillaguamish and Kalispel tribes launch betting in Washington State

Three tribal casinos in Washington State now offer sports betting after the Stillaguamish and Kalispel tribes joined Snoqualmie Casino in launching a sportsbook. The Stillaguamish…

25th November 2021

Addabbo calls for January launch as NY mobile betting rules finalized

New York State Senator Joseph Addabo believes New York could take its first mobile wagers by mid-January, after the New York State Gaming Commission approved a…

9th November 2021

Golden Nugget partners DraftKings for Louisiana retail sportsbook

Golden Nugget has linked up with DraftKings to open a new retail sportsbook at its Casino Lake Charles Hotel and Casino in Louisiana. Players aged…

9th November 2021

Tribal operators launch ballot measure for California sports betting

Four tribal operators in California have introduced a new ballot measure that would bring sports betting to the state if approved. The proposal, titled the…

5th November 2021

Sportradar secures sports betting approval in Connecticut and West Virginia

Sportradar has secured an online gaming service provider license in the state of Connecticut and renewed its sports wagering supplier license in West Virginia, while…

25th October 2021

1.2 million bets placed in Connecticut during first week of legal wagering

Geolocation security company GeoComply has reported a “strong start,” for Connecticut’s online sports betting and casino market, adding that the data indicates an “appetite” for…

25th October 2021

New Hampshire sports betting handle reaches record $68.1m in September

Consumers in New Hampshire spent a record $68.1m on sports betting in September, while revenue in the state climbed 64.5% year-on-year. Revenue for the month…

11th October 2021

Connecticut set for online betting and gaming soft launch on October 12

Connecticut’s Department of Consumer Protection (DCP) has given its approval for the soft launch of online sports betting and igaming in the state from tomorrow…

5th October 2021

Genius Sports to activate in-stadium betting partnerships with NFL’s Eagles

National Football League (NFL) franchise the Philadelphia Eagles has linked up with Genius Sports to activate its sports betting partnerships at its Lincoln Financial Field…

9th September 2021

Arizona sports betting market opens for business

Arizona has today (September 9) launched its legal sports wagering market, with DraftKings and BetMGM among the operators to go live in the state on…

7th September 2021

AGA research suggests record betting numbers for 2021 NFL season

Research conducted by the American Gaming Association (AGA) shows that a record 45.2m Americans plan to wager on the upcoming National Football League (NFL) season. …

iGB North America Magazine Issue 47

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