Sports betting

9th November 2021

Illinois betting revenue grows to $40.0m in September as NFL returns

Sports betting operators in Illinois took in revenue of $40.0m in September, up 484.6% year-on-year and 49.3% more than in August. This total came on…

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

RSI launches BetRivers online sportsbook in Arizona

Rush Street Interactive (RSI) has confirmed the full launch of its BetRivers online sportsbook in the US state of Arizona. Players aged 21 and over…

8th November 2021

New York Gaming Commission selects nine mobile betting licensees

New York’s tender to award mobile sports betting licenses has concluded with two bids – comprising nine operators – recommended for licenses. At a commission…

8th November 2021

Kambi pens Michigan sportsbook deal with Saginaw Chippewa Gaming Enterprises

Kambi Group plc has formed a multi-channel sports betting partnership with Saginaw Chippewa Gaming Enterprises, the Michigan-based tribal operator of venues including Soaring Eagle Casino…

8th November 2021

Oregon sets new betting handle record despite registration drop

Oregon’s sports betting app Scoreboard has recorded sports betting handle of $37.6m for October – a record figure up from $25.1m in September and $29.5m…

8th November 2021

BetMGM makes Arizona retail debut with Vee Quiva sportsbook launch

Sports betting and igaming operator BetMGM has opened a new land-based sportsbook at the Vila Quiva casino property in Arizona, marking its entrance into the…

5th November 2021

DraftKings revenue and losses both continue to grow in Q3

DraftKings’ revenue continued to grow year-on-year, prompting the business to raise its revenue guidance again, but losses also grew further thanks to mounting expenses and…

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…

5th November 2021

North Carolina betting legislation continues slow progress through House

A bill to legalize commercial online sports betting in North Carolina has cleared another committee in the state’s House of Representatives.  House Bill 631, which…

5th November 2021

BetMGM scores former NFL star Johnson as brand ambassador

BetMGM has announced the signing of former National Football League (NFL) player Chris Johnson as its latest brand ambassador. The agreement will see Johnson feature…

4th November 2021

Better Collective completes acquisition of RotoGrinders with €33m deal

Better Collective has completed its acquisition of US-based RotoGrinders Network. The leading sports betting media group purchased the remaining 40% stake in RotoGrinders for a…

4th November 2021

State of the Union: MGM, Bally’s, Caesars and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes third-quarter earnings from almost all the major players in the land-based sector, as…

4th November 2021

Pennsylvania iGaming Dashboard- October 2021

The return of the NFL boosted Pennsylvania’s  sports betting sector, while online casino posted yet another strong month in September, with market leaders reaping most…