Sports betting

22nd November 2021

Addabbo files bill to expand mobile betting to NY racetracks and stadiums

New York Senator Joseph Addabbo has introduced a new bill seeking let the state’s racetracks and stadiums participate in the state’s mobile betting market. Senate…

19th November 2021

Entain partners NBA legend Oakley on charity project

The Entain Foundation US, the non-profit charitable trust established by the operator, has partnered with former National Basketball Association (NBA) player Charles Oakley on a charity…

19th November 2021

Maryland edges closes to sports betting launch as five licenses issued

The Maryland Lottery and Gaming Commission’s (MLGCC) Sports Wagering Application Review Commission (SWARC) has issued five sports betting licenses to land-based casinos. The state now…

19th November 2021

Michigan latest state to smash online betting handle record in October

Bettors in Michigan staked $463.3m during October, setting a new monthly record, while combined online betting and gaming gross revenue also hit new heights. Gross revenue…

18th November 2021

DraftKings named Boston Bruins’ sports betting partner

DraftKings has been named as a sports betting partner of professional ice hockey team the Boston Bruins. The deal will see DraftKings named as the…

18th November 2021

WA sports betting market to reach $93.8m at maturity, WSU study claims

A study commissioned by the Washington State Gambling Commission (WSGC) revealed the state’s tribal sports betting market could be valued at $93.8m in the next five…

18th November 2021

State of the Union: New Jersey, Sportradar, DraftKings and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes some strong financial performances in the third quarter for companies and states alike,…

18th November 2021

How do sportsbooks act in uncertain times?

Russell Karp of DataArt examines how the leading US sportsbooks handle unexpected changes to events, with a deep dive into house rules.  One of the…

18th November 2021

Caesars strikes sports betting deal with Madison Square Garden

New York’s Madison Square Garden Sports Corporation (MSG Sports) and Madison Square Garden Entertainment Corporation (MSG Entertainment) have announced a multi-year partnership with Caesar Entertainment. The…

18th November 2021

Mississippi sports betting handle hits all-time high of $83.5m in October

Mississippi consumers wagered a record $83.5m on sports in October, while the state’s revenue reached its highest total since October 2019. Revenue for the month…

18th November 2021

New Jersey smashes betting handle record with $1.30bn in October

Sports betting revenue hit an all-time high in New Jersey during October as players spent a record $1.30bn wagering on sports, while online casino revenue…

17th November 2021

NBA to receive equity in Sportradar with exclusive data deal

Sports data supplier Sportradar has announced its landmark partnership with the National Basketball Association (NBA) which will see it become the exclusive data provider to…

17th November 2021

New York gaming revenue grows but betting revenue down in October

The New York Gaming Commission has recorded gaming revenue figures of $60.4m for October, representing a 54.1% increase on the same time last year.  October’s…

16th November 2021

GGR declines despite turnover increase for Elys in Q3

Elys Game Technology reported a gross gaming revenue (GGR) of $10.3m, a decrease of 9.3% year-on-year, despite turnover rising in the third quarter of 2021.…