Sports betting

25th January 2022

Maryland bill aims to restrict betting licenses near sports venues

The Maryland Senate is to consider a bill that would restrict the awarding of sports betting licenses to facilities located close to a sports venue…

25th January 2022

PointsBet launches sports betting in New York

PointsBet has become the sixth operator to launch mobile sports betting in New York after it secured full approval from the state’s regulator. The operator…

24th January 2022

BetMakers extends with New Jersey’s Monmouth Park and NJTHA

BetMakers Technology Group has extended its fixed-odds and data distribution deal with Darby Development, operator of New Jersey’s Monmouth Park racetrack, and the New Jersey…

24th January 2022

New Yorkers stake $600m in opening nine days of mobile betting

Consumers spent more than $600.0m during the first nine days of regulated mobile sports betting in New York, while revenue surpassed $48.0m. A total of…

20th January 2022

Affinity Interactive and GNOG team up for Missouri market access

Affinity Interactive and Golden Nugget Online Gaming, Inc. have paired up in a multi-year agreement for access to the Missouri online gambling market. 

20th January 2022

State of the Union: DraftKings, BetMGM, New York and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes DraftKings entering the Washington market, BetMGM’s 2022 revenue forecast, and Michigan’s revenue performance…

20th January 2022

Players bet $150m in first weekend of NY online wagering

The state of New York expects online sports betting revenue to reach $1bn per year at maturity, after players wagered $150m in the state’s opening…

20th January 2022

BetMGM predicts $1.3bn revenue, but negative earnings, for 2022

Sports betting and online gaming operator BetMGM expects net revenue of more than $1.3bn in 2022, according to a performance update released today (January 19).…

20th January 2022

DraftKings enters Washington with Tulalip Tribes sportsbook deal

DraftKings has secured market access in the state Washington after it entered a retail sports betting partnership with the Tulalip Tribes of Washington. Under the…

20th January 2022

BetMakers brings in Caesars’ Stuart as North America CEO

Horse race betting solutions provider BetMakers Technology Group has appointed Christian Stuart, formerly of Caesars Entertainment, as chief executive of its North America business. In…

19th January 2022

Gambling.com Group scores sports betting deal with McClatchy Company

Affiliate business Gambling.com Group has entered into a sports betting partnership with US news media organisation The McClatchy Company. Under the deal, McClatchy will have…

19th January 2022

NH sports betting revenue slips to four-month low in December

Sports betting revenue in New Hampshire fell to a four-month low in December, despite the state’s handle reaching its second-highest monthly total on record. Player…

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…

17th January 2022

Caesars Sportsbook partners with NFL’s Bills in New York

Caesars Entertainment has agreed a deal for its Caesars Sportsbook brand to partner with National Football League (NFL) franchise the Buffalo Bills in New York.…