Betting News

Virginia Officially Launches Online Sports Wagering with FanDuel Onboard First
Virginia Officially Launches Online Sports Wagering with FanDuel Onboard First
FanDuel jumped competition in Virginia through a deal with Washington Football Team.
News iconJanuary 22, 2021
Author iconLarry Gibbs
US Federal Court Issues New Updated Redefined Ruling on Wire Act
US Federal Court Issues New Updated Redefined Ruling on Wire Act
Only sports wagering will continue to be enforced by virtue of the new law’s interpretation.
News iconJanuary 21, 2021
Author iconLarry Gibbs
On President Trump’s Departing Clemency List, 'Hall of Fame' Sports Bettor Billy Walters
On President Trump’s Departing Clemency List, 'Hall of Fame' Sports Bettor Billy Walters
At the time of his conviction, Walters was forced to repay more than $40 million for his role in the insider trading plan involving Dean Foods.
News iconJanuary 21, 2021
Author iconLarry Gibbs
It is Official: Michigan Online Gaming, Sports Betting to Begin on Friday
It is Official: Michigan Online Gaming, Sports Betting to Begin on Friday
Michigan will be the first new US state to go live online in 2021 and the 13th US state to have live, legal online/mobile sports betting.
News iconJanuary 20, 2021
Author iconLarry Gibbs
Breaking News: MGM Resorts Drops Offer for Entain After Initial $11B Offer
Breaking News: MGM Resorts Drops Offer for Entain After Initial $11B Offer
MGM Resorts & Entain will continue to grow their current partnership through BetMGM.
News iconJanuary 20, 2021
Author iconLarry Gibbs
Washington State Renews Bid for Sports Wagering with New Game Plan
Washington State Renews Bid for Sports Wagering with New Game Plan
A new game plan is underway in Washington state to expand the scope of sports betting beyond any current limitations.
News iconJanuary 19, 2021
Author iconLarry Gibbs
Arizona Governor Provides Latest Necessary Push Toward Legalized Sports Wagering
Arizona Governor Provides Latest Necessary Push Toward Legalized Sports Wagering
Add Arizona to the list of US states quickly adding sports wagering toward the top of their agenda list, helping them out of their financial deficit.
News iconJanuary 19, 2021
Author iconLarry Gibbs
Hard Rock International Announces New Venture to Expand Sportsbook & Online Wagering
Hard Rock International Announces New Venture to Expand Sportsbook & Online Wagering
Online gaming to be a priority focus for 2021, maximizing Hard Rock’s major strengths.
News iconJanuary 19, 2021
Author iconLarry Gibbs
Brett Favre Latest to Join Superstar Pitchman Status for Sportsbook
Brett Favre Latest to Join Superstar Pitchman Status for Sportsbook
TwinSpires announced that Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback Favre will star in the company's new brand campaign.
News iconJanuary 18, 2021
Author iconLarry Gibbs
Looking Into the Future and the New “Sports Betting Video Game”
Looking Into the Future and the New “Sports Betting Video Game”
It has been challenging deciding which headline the past few weeks will have the largest impact upon the US sports wagering industry forecasting the near future.
News iconJanuary 15, 2021
Author iconLarry Gibbs
Updated Bill for Sports Wagering Sent Back to the Legislative Starting Gate in Kentucky
Updated Bill for Sports Wagering Sent Back to the Legislative Starting Gate in Kentucky
Kentucky has revamped legislative efforts to pursue sports wagering for the state in 2021.
News iconJanuary 14, 2021
Author iconLarry Gibbs
Indiana Scores New Sports Wagering Record in December Topping $300M Mark
Indiana Scores New Sports Wagering Record in December Topping $300M Mark
Indiana topped the $300 million plateau for the first time, increasing their wagering handle by almost 25% from November.
News iconJanuary 14, 2021
Author iconLarry Gibbs