Sports betting

19th October 2021

Entain extends “put up or shut up” deadline for DraftKings talks

The London Stock Exchange’s Panel on Takeovers and Mergers has granted Entain’s request to extend the deadline by which prospective suitor DraftKings must submit a…

19th October 2021

CT Lottery’s PlaySugarHouse online sportsbook fully launches in Connecticut

The Connecticut Lottery Corporation, in conjunction with US operator Rush Street Interactive (RSI), has announced the launch of the PlaySugarHouse online sportsbook across the entire…

19th October 2021

FanDuel appoints Hooper as first general manager for Canada

Flutter Entertainment-owned FanDuel Group has appointed Dale Hooper to the newly created position of general manager for Canada. In the role, Hooper will be responsible…

19th October 2021

New Jersey sets $1.0bn sports betting handle record in September

New Jersey smashed its sports betting handle record in September as consumers wagered more than $1.0bn, while the US state also saw its total gambling…

18th October 2021

Bet365 partners with NBA’s San Antonio Spurs with new free-to-play game

UK-based operator Bet365 will partner with the NBA’s San Antonio Spurs to create a new free-to-play game for fans. The game – Call your shot…

18th October 2021

GAN pens betting supply deal with Red Rock Resorts in Nevada

GAN has agreed a deal to provide online, mobile and retail sports betting capabilities to Red Rock Resorts (Station Casinos) locations throughout Nevada. The arrangement…

15th October 2021

Betway signs Dallas Mavericks as sixth NBA partner

Online gambling operator Betway has entered a multi-year partnership National Basketball Association team the Dallas Mavericks. Under the deal, Betway will serve as the official…

15th October 2021

Fubo Sportsbook named Nascar authorized gaming operator

Fubo Gaming’s mobile sportsbook Fubo Sportsbook has partnered with Nascar, being named as the motorsport league’s authorized gaming operator.  The sportsbook will be granted use…

15th October 2021

Michigan reports record gross gaming receipts in September

Gaming operators in Michigan have reported a record total of $126.1m in internet gaming and sports betting receipts for the month of September. Online gaming…

15th October 2021

RSI launches in Canada with sportsbook and social gaming platform

Rush Street Interactive (RSI) has announced that it is entering Canada by launching its social gaming and sportsbook platform Casino4Fun in the province of Ontario.…

15th October 2021

SIS targets US growth with new subsidiary

Live betting and affiliate services supplier Sports Information Services (SIS) is to launch a new subsidiary in the US to support its expansion plans in…

15th October 2021

Delaware sports betting revenue and handle hit eight-month high in September

The Delaware Lottery reported a 50.1% year-on-year increase in sports betting revenue in September after the state’s handle jumped 8.2%. Revenue for the month amounted…

14th October 2021

Iowa sports betting dashboard: September 2021

Operators shared the wealth as Iowa’s betting handle grew month-on-month for the first time since March in August. iGaming Business and Ficom Leisure are delighted…

14th October 2021

State of the Union: theScore, NIGC, Pennsylvania and more

This week’s State of the Union – in partnersihp with Segev LLP – documents the latest step towards Penn National Gaming’s acquisition of theScore, as…