Betting News

Hard Rock Enters Iowa with Gaming Innovation Group’s Sportsbook
Hard Rock Enters Iowa with Gaming Innovation Group’s Sportsbook
After launching in New Jersey earlier in 2019, Hard Rock is adding Iowa to its list of US states for its sportsbook product.
News iconSeptember 20, 2019
Author iconMorten Brandt
D.C. Sports Betting Faces Another Legal Challenge
D.C. Sports Betting Faces Another Legal Challenge
A local mobile app developer has filed a legal complaint against the D.C. Council’s decision to award a no-bid contract to the district’s sports betting operator.
News iconSeptember 19, 2019
Author iconDerek Blake
Iowa’s August Sports Betting Revenue Figures Show Promise
Iowa’s August Sports Betting Revenue Figures Show Promise
In Iowa’s first month of sports betting, casinos took in over $8.5 million in bets, signaling a healthy opening four weeks for the state.
News iconSeptember 18, 2019
Author iconDerek Blake
Michigan House Committee Approves Sports Betting Bills
Michigan House Committee Approves Sports Betting Bills
The House Regulatory Reform Committee in Michigan approved three bills that could be the foundation for sports betting law in the state.
News iconSeptember 18, 2019
Author iconDerek Blake
Record Numbers in August for New Jersey and Pennsylvania Sports Betting
Record Numbers in August for New Jersey and Pennsylvania Sports Betting
New Jersey and Pennsylvania celebrated strong months at the sports betting window in August as both states hit all-time revenue highs for the month.
News iconSeptember 17, 2019
Author iconDerek Blake
Buffalo Wild Wings and MGM Partner to Offer Sports Betting
Buffalo Wild Wings and MGM Partner to Offer Sports Betting
With the help of MGM, Buffalo Wild Wings is planning to offer sports betting in their restaurants in the future. How soon could betting be available to customers? …
News iconSeptember 17, 2019
Author iconDerek Blake
Michigan Sports Betting Could Be Ready by Super Bowl
Michigan Sports Betting Could Be Ready by Super Bowl
Michigan lawmakers are preparing a plan that could have sports betting legalized in the state by the Super Bowl.
News iconSeptember 13, 2019
Author iconDerek Blake
California Approves Endorsements for College Athletes
California Approves Endorsements for College Athletes
The California Assembly unanimously passed a bill that would entitle college athletes the ability to make money from endorsements while in school, but will it become law? …
News iconSeptember 13, 2019
Author iconDerek Blake
Wisconsin Debates Legalizing Sports Betting
Wisconsin Debates Legalizing Sports Betting
As other states surrounding Wisconsin legalize sports betting, state legislators continue to debate if statewide wagering is right for the Badger State.
News iconSeptember 11, 2019
Author iconDerek Blake
Jerry Jones Says Sports Betting Will Lead to More TV Money for NFL
Jerry Jones Says Sports Betting Will Lead to More TV Money for NFL
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones believes widespread legalization of sports betting in the United States will boost the NFL’s next TV contract by more than 50 percent.
News iconSeptember 11, 2019
Author iconDerek Blake
NCAA Wants Federal Sports Betting Guidelines
NCAA Wants Federal Sports Betting Guidelines
The NCAA is hoping to influence legislation that would clearly define college sports’ relationship with sports betting in all 50 states.
News iconSeptember 11, 2019
Author iconDerek Blake
New Jersey Closes in on Nevada for Sports Betting King
New Jersey Closes in on Nevada for Sports Betting King
In just over a year since legalizing sports betting, New Jersey is poised to take down Nevada as the sports betting king of America.
News iconSeptember 9, 2019
Author iconDerek Blake