Sports betting

25th June 2019

William Hill strikes tribal partnership in New Mexico

William Hill US is to enter the New Mexican gambling market through a new partnership with the Mescalero Apache Tribe, operator of the state’s Inn…

24th June 2019

bet365 launches Mexican igaming offering

bet365 has entered the Mexican online gaming market through a partnership with Ganador Azteca, a subsidiary of multimedia conglomerate TV Azteca. The Stoke-based operator has…

21st June 2019

New York mobile betting bill dies in Assembly

New York bettors will have to travel to upstate casinos to bet on sports after Senator Joseph Addabbo’s mobile wagering bill failed to progress through…

20th June 2019

ICE North America interview: Keith Wachtel, NHL

The NHL’s chief revenue officer Keith Wachtel spoke to iGB North America’s Josie Watson about how the Vegas Golden Knights ‘ success in their inaugural…

20th June 2019

Oregon projects revenue of $141.2m from sportsbook launch

The Oregon Lottery has revealed that it expects to generate $141.2m in revenue over the first three years following the launch of its SBTech-powered retail…

20th June 2019

State of the Union: New York, New Hampshire and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers developments in New York, New Hampshire, plus the performance of Pennsylvania, Delaware and…

20th June 2019

PA fantasy sports market grows 35.4% in May

Pennsylvania’s regulated fantasy sports market performed strongly in May, with revenue up 35.4% year-on-year to $1.8m. However, this total represented a marginal month-on-month decline. Seven…

20th June 2019

Maine passes sports betting bill on final day of legislative session

Maine has become the third state in New England to regulate sports betting after its legislature pushed a bill through the House and Senate in…

20th June 2019

NBA partners Highlight Games for new virtual sports title

North America’s National Basketball Association (NBA) and National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) have joined forces with Highlight Games to develop the first virtual sports betting…

19th June 2019

Maine close to legal sports betting after bill races through legislature 

A bill to regulate land-based and mobile wagering in Maine is just two steps away from passing into law after racing through the legislature on…

19th June 2019

Golden Nugget could take NBA bets under new NJ bill

A new bill filed by New Jersey Assemblymembers Raj Mukherij and John Burzichelli could lift a prohibition on casinos that share owners with sports teams…

19th June 2019

Mississippi betting revenue down 42.1% in May

Mississippi’s regulated sports betting market has posted another month-on-month decline, with total revenue down 42.1% to $1.2m in May.  Total handle across the state’s northern,…

18th June 2019

Pennsylvania sports betting revenue declines again in May

The Pennsylvania sports betting market has reported a second consecutive month of decline, with revenue falling to 32.2% to $2.9m in May.  Total handle also…

18th June 2019

Newgioco Group strengthens board with two new directors

Sportsbook technology provider Newgioco Group has appointed a pair of independent directors to its board, one of the steps towards its ultimate goal of listing…