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Nevada for years was the only game in town if you wanted to place a bet on your favorite team. Federal law prohibited sports wagering in most states, leaving sports books in Nevada’s casinos as the only way to bet legally on football, basketball and other sports.

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8/13/2018

article Sports betting is now legal in several states. Many others are watching from the sidelines.
(USA) -- On a recent sweltering afternoon in Las Vegas, the action at the sports book at Mandalay Bay seemed cool — there was baseball and horse racing, but the...
article Buffalo Wild Wings eyes allowing sports betting at its restaurants
(Alabama) -- Restaurant chain Buffalo Wild Wings is considering adding sports betting to its menu. The sports bar chain, which operates 1,200 restaurants in all 50...
article The Life-Changing Magic of Chicken Wings and Sports Betting
(Las Vegas) -- Buffalo Wild Wings is looking at getting into sports gambling. The local B-Dubs has always been an attractive choice for sports TV excitement, but someday...
article DraftKings opens San Francisco office, plans Las Vegas expansion
(California) -- On August 10, Victoria O’Keefe, PhD, — Assistant Professor in the Center for American Indian Health, Department of International Health (...
article DraftKings Sportsbook Keeps Pedal Down By Adding New Office And Sports Betting Executives
(California) -- Did you know DraftKings has an office in San Francisco? Neither did anyone else until today. The gambling company based in Boston issued a press release...
article VIDEO: Police release video of Gators football player discussing acquaintance with reported gambler
(Florida) -- University of Florida Police Department released video Monday to First Coast News of Gators tight end C'yontai Lewis discussing the players'...

8/12/2018

article About Buffalo Wild Wings…Those Sports Betting Talks Are Serious
(USA) -- Sports betting and daily fantasy sports company DraftKings is close to a marketing deal with Buffalo Wild Wings. Sources near the deal confirmed that...
article PURDUM: Inside how sports betting went mainstream
(USA) -- The sports betting landscape in America shifted forever on a Monday morning in May, when the U.S. Supreme Court released a game-changing ruling that put the...
article Sports Gambling In Kentucky? Bet On It
(Kentucky) -- Finding a bookie to bet on sports in Kentucky could be over according to a Kentucky State Senator. Democratic State Senator Morgan McGarvey, of Louisville...

8/11/2018

article Buffalo Wild Wings wants to place a bet on sports gambling
(USA) -- Wings and wagers? Buffalo Wild Wings thinks they're a natural fit. The sports bar chain, which has about 1,200 restaurants in all 50 states, said it is...
article DraftKings Close To Marketing Deal With Buffalo Wild Wings, Which Is Eyeing Sports Betting
(USA) -- Sports betting and daily fantasy sports company DraftKings is close to an agreement for a marketing partnership with Buffalo Wild Wings, according to a source...
article Is Sportradar Taking A Wrecking Ball To League Arguments On Intellectual Property In Sports Data?
(Las Vegas) -- Here’s an interesting twist in the debate over official data and intellectual property debate when it comes to sports betting in the US: The twitter...
article Now That Sports Betting Is Legal, Why Are American Companies Struggling to Make a Play?
(USA) -- Summer brings with it the traditional all-American pastime–baseball. This year, for the first time in more than two decades, fans will be able to lay...

8/10/2018

article Inside how sports betting went mainstream
(Worldwide) -- The sports betting landscape in America shifted forever on a Monday morning in May, when the U.S. Supreme Court released a game-changing ruling that put...

8/9/2018

article Buffalo Wild Wings Considers Sports Betting
(USA) -- The nation’s largest sports bar chain could be one of the leading proprietors in American sports gambling expansion.
article Buffalo Wild Wings Is Looking Into Letting Customers Place Bets On Sporting Events
(USA) -- Buffalo Wild Wings is exploring ways to allow its patrons to place bets on sporting events inside its restaurants. According to ESPN, citing a report by Las...

8/8/2018

article CBS looks at sports gambling to improve ad revenue
(Las Vegas) -- Lee Moonves, current CEO at CBS, predicts that sports gambling will provide a huge boost in advertising revenue for the broadcaster. In a recent earning...
article Philadelphia TV Advertising Could Be More Useful To NJ Sportsbooks Than PA Casinos
(Pennsylvania) -- Legalized sports betting is already proving to be an asset for television advertising revenue. Three states outside of Nevada have rolled out regulated...

8/7/2018

article DraftKings Co-Founder Matt Kalish: Drafting a plan for the future
(New York) -- In what ways have DraftKings been active in the lead up to the Supreme Court’s ruling on PASPA? DraftKings has been actively discussing and preparing...
article Sports betting the talk of Saratoga law conference
(New York) -- The U.S. racing industry should seek to raise its profile in the gambling market by piggybacking on the expected growth of sports wagering in the future,...
article MANN: Legal Sports Betting In The U.S.: The British are Coming! The British are Coming!
(USA) -- Historians now say Paul Revere never said it, but currently, at least in the world of expanded legal sports betting, it’s certainly true. But, just why...
article Ohio Lawmaker Wants to School Himself, Colleagues on Sports Betting
(Ohio) -- Ohio state senator John Eklund (R-District 18) had an “aha! moment” with regards to sports betting earlier this year. “At one point, I may...
article INTERPOL and Integrity in Sports Betting
(Worldwide) -- Over the past two weeks, several match-fixing investigations unfolded. In Fiji, an investigation committee was formed by the Football Association to look...
article Fifa World Cup leads to surge in sports lottery bets in Taiwan
(Taiwan) -- The 2018 Fifa World Cup led to a spike in sales for Taiwan’s sports lottery in June. The month’s figures showed total revenue of NT$5.06bn ($170m...

8/6/2018

article CBS is already seeing the benefits of sports gambling ads
(Pennsylvania) -- As sports gambling grows thanks to this year’s Supreme Court decision striking down a federal ban, there was speculation on just how much TV...

8/5/2018

article Las Vegas gaming experts provide sports-betting policy guide
(Las Vegas) -- Ever since the U.S. Supreme Court first announced it was going to look at the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act last year and then moved to...

8/4/2018

article Legal Gambling Can Be Good for Sports—and Even for Opera
(USA) -- Europeans love to bet on sports. So do Americans, but until recently sports gambling was illegal in every state but Nevada. American sports leagues lobbied...

8/3/2018

article Lobbying fight heats up over sports gambling
(Washington D.C.) -- A major lobbying fight over the future of gambling on professional sports is poised to break out as powerful interests line up to influence Congress...
article FanDuel, Boyd Gaming Casinos Announce Deal For Sports Betting Nationwide
(USA) -- FanDuel Group continued its rapid expansion into US sports betting Thursday by partnering with Boyd Gaming for mobile and online wagering. FanDuel Group...
article Paddy Power strikes pact with US casino operator
(USA) -- Britain’s Paddy Power has forged an agreement with US casino company Boyd Gaming to expand its FanDuel sports betting site in the US, the latest such move...

8/2/2018

article CBS Sees ‘Unbelievable Upside’ as Sports Betting Starts to Grow
(New York) -- When the Supreme Court struck down a federal ban on sports betting earlier this year, many people wondered whether widespread access to gambling would help...
article FanDuel, Boyd Gaming Casinos Announce Deal For Sports Betting Nationwide
(USA) -- FanDuel Group continued its rapid expansion into US sports betting Thursday by partnering with Boyd Gaming for mobile and online wagering. FanDuel Group...
article Sportradar Is The Pick And Shovel Maker Of Sports Betting
(USA) -- During the great California gold rush in the mid-1800s, the folks who sold the picks and shovels usually got richer than those panning for gold. The great...
article Alabama Watches As Mississippi Implements Sports Betting
(Mississippi) -- Multiple Mississippi casinos are now taking sports bets, with up to two dozen more set to follow. Like when it first legalized casinos more than 25...

8/1/2018

article S&P: Expanding casinos, sports betting unlikely long-term revenue driver
(New England) -- Developing new casinos and expanding sports betting in New England may provide a short-term revenue boost to states, but it's doubtful those...

7/31/2018

article IFRAH: Why We Won’t See A Federal Sports Betting Bill Soon
(Washington D.C.) -- Following the Supreme Court decision to overturn The Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) in Murphy v. NCAA, in June Delaware...
article Welcome to Our New Gambling Hell, Sports Fans
(New York) -- Every NFL season has its signature image, the way that year will be remembered forever. 1985 has the Super Bowl Shuffle Chicago Bears. 2001 has U2 singing...

7/30/2018

article Welcome to Our New Gambling Hell, Sports Fans
(USA) -- Every NFL season has its signature image, the way that year will be remembered forever. 1985 has the Super Bowl Shuffle Chicago Bears. 2001 has U2 singing at...
article OP/ED: America a Gambling El Dorado? The Odds Are Long
(USA) -- When Mr. Burns draws up plans for a casino in The Simpsons, he thinks he’s found the perfect business: “People swarm in, empty their pockets, and...
article Why Are States Legalizing Sports Betting And Fantasy Sports And Ignoring Online Gambling?
(USA) -- To the dismay of legal online poker advocates, the legalization of online gambling has never been a pressing issue for state legislatures. Even after three...
article Bally's Casino launching sports betting in New Jersey today
(Atlantic City) -- Two Atlantic City casinos owned by Caesars Entertainment will start taking sports bets this week, and another two in Mississippi will do so in mid-...
article What does "point spread" mean in sports betting?
(Internet) -- Commonly referred to as just the “spread.” It is the betting line or odds used to determine the parameters for wagering on either the favorite...
article Sports Data Company Genius Sold to Private Equity Apax Partners
(New York) -- Private equity firm Apax Partners LLP has agreed to acquire Genius Sports, the data and technology company with ties to a number of global gambling houses...

7/29/2018

article The Teen Gambling Problem: Why Parents Shouldn’t Make Bets in Front of the Kids
(USA) -- A federal ban against sports betting was recently struck down by the Supreme Court and, in the wake of that decision, 14 states have moved to legalize sports...

7/28/2018

article FanDuel Plans Sports-Gambling TV Shows as Betting Parlors Open
(USA) -- FanDuel Group, moving quickly after its merger with sports-book operator Paddy Power Betfair Plc, plans to create sports betting TV shows to coincide with the...

7/27/2018

article OP/ED: How An Investment Bank Missed The Mark In Evaluating US Sports Betting
(Las Vegas) -- Union Gaming recently released its analysis of the US legal sports betting market. Within it is summary and observation that generously needs context, and...
article OP/ED: How An Investment Bank Missed The Mark In Evaluating US Sports Betting
(Las Vegas) -- Union Gaming recently released its analysis of the US legal sports betting market. Within it is summary and observation that generously needs context, and...

7/24/2018

article Study into offshore gambling mirrors big issues facing US sports betting
(USA) -- As the post-PASPA sports betting landscape continues to take shape, one of the key questions that has yet to be answered is how a legalised business can compete...
article Tennessee’s New Governor Could Hold The Key To Legal Sports Betting
(Tennessee) -- Tennessee is one of at least 16 states that will elect a new governor this year. Incumbent Gov. Bill Haslam has reached his two-term limit, and more than...
article Philly-area investors bet on Vegas sports gambling network being the next CNBC
(Las Vegas) -- SeventySix Capital, the Conshohocken-based venture capital firm, is placing a bet on the growing sports gambling industry.

7/23/2018

article How legalized gambling could change college football's secretive style
(Illinois) -- Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany said he believes if college football begins its own version, the schools involved need to proceed cautiously to prevent...
article With legalized sports gambling expanding, Jim Delany in favor of player 'availability' reports
(Illinois) -- With the door opened to legalized sports gambling in every state across the country, there's an added wrinkle to college football.The health and...
article NCAA to study possible effects of widespread legal wagering
(USA) -- The NCAA plans to study how the expansion of legalized betting could affect college athletics and member schools. The NCAA announced July 19 it will create a...
article NCAA “must evolve and expand” post-PASPA, says chief legal officer
(New York) -- The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Chief Legal Officer Donald Remy has argued that the association must “evolve and expand”,...
article Non-Profit Fan Group Pitches A Different Kind of Sports Betting Bill
(Washington D.C.) -- A consumer non-profit once involved in NFL TV blackouts and stadium public financing is shifting focus to legal sports betting. Sports Fans...
article Guan Eng: No plan for Ascot sports betting license
(Malaysia) -- The government has clarified that it does not plan to re-issue a sports betting license to Ascot Sports Sdn Bhd, a gaming company owned by tycoon Vincent...

7/21/2018

article NCAA to study possible effects of widespread legal wagering
(Indiana) -- The NCAA plans to study how the expansion of legalized betting could affect college athletics and member schools. The NCAA announced Thursday it will create...

7/20/2018

article Sports Betting Terms Explained
(USA) -- Sports betting (aka sports gambling) is about to become more prevalent, following the Supreme Court’s decision to strike down the 1992 Professional and...
article Monmouth Park In The Sports Betting Saddle As Historic Haskell Day Approaches
(New Jersey) -- Monmouth Park and the state of New Jersey have been making more headlines since the Supreme Court decision repealed the Professional Amateur Sports...
article The untold story of the craziest semi-legal NCAA tournament contest ever: Moo's March Madness
(Pennsylvania) -- To a college basketball gambling enthusiast, walking into Four Chapman’s modest townhouse apartment today and simply looking around is something...
article July Sports Betting - A Time to Think About the Future(s)
(USA) -- For serious and habitual sports bettors, the last two weeks of July offer the ultimate boring challenge. And for those not traditionally attracted by baseball...

7/19/2018

article Legalized sports betting could change fan experience, ASU experts say
(Arizona) -- As legalized betting becomes a force in the sports world, fans will likely experience games in a different way — both in the arena and watching on TV...

7/18/2018

article Where Each New England State Stands Right Now On Legalizing Sports Betting
(USA) -- If and when legalized sports betting comes to New England, how it’s implemented likely will vary among the region’s six states. In our series on...
article Peterson: Will legal sports gambling force college coaches to release weekly injury reports?
(Texas) -- Two days of thoughts after listening to Big 12 Conference coaches and players talk about everything from football to a Heisman Trophy campaign that won’...
article Prospect of sports betting frightens problem gamblers
(Arizona) -- Another football game hadn’t gone Joe Schiller’s way, and the thousands of dollars of debt he had accumulated from betting was about to bury him...

7/16/2018

article DraftKings ink sports betting deal with New York’s del Lago casino
(New York) -- Daily fantasy sports operator DraftKings has inked a prospective sports betting technology deal with New York’s del Lago Resort & Casino. On...
article Officials: Clock Is Ticking If Casinos Want Sportsbooks Approved By Football Season
(New Jersey) -- Atlantic City casinos will have to submit their sports betting plans by the end of the day Monday if they want to open sportsbooks by football season.

7/15/2018

article Sports betting no easy fix for U.S. gaming's most beleaguered industries
(Ohio) -- Long-struggling U.S. gambling industries hope to cash in on newly legal sports betting, but the growing wave of electronic and mobile gaming choices is...
article Cashing out: Legalized sports gambling raises concerns about addiction
(Arizona) -- Another football game hadn’t gone Joe Schiller’s way, and the thousands of dollars of debt he had accumulated from betting was about to bury him...

7/13/2018

article Ohio beginning to establish framework for sports betting
(Ohio) -- The process for establishing a framework for sports betting has begun in Ohio where two lawmakers are sponsoring a bill to legalize sports betting in the state.
article Ohio Introduces Bill To Legalize Sports Betting in Senate
(Ohio) -- A bipartisan bill to legalize sports betting in Ohio was introduced to the state’s senate on Thursday. Introduced by Senators John Eklund (Republican)...
article Sports betting bill introduced in Ohio legislature
(Ohio) -- State lawmakers have begun planning for passage of a yet to be defined proposal to legalize sports betting. The first of several anticipated bills on the...
article Will New Legal Online Sports Bettors Embrace One Big Different Rule?
(USA) -- The honeymoon is still on in New Jersey for bettors enjoying their first taste of legalized sports betting on-site at Monmouth Park in Oceanport, NJ and the...

7/12/2018

article Clarion recognised at Conference Awards for Sports Betting USA launch
(New York) -- Clarion celebrated its second award of the month when Sports Betting USA was named among the top three new conference launches of 2017. The Conference...
article Third annual Summit on Sports & Gambling to feature sports betting, problem gaming experts
(Ohio) -- Ohio legislators and stakeholders will join several national sports betting and gaming industry executives to discuss the potential for an increase in problem...
article Cashing out: Legalized sports gambling raises addiction concerns
(Arizona) -- Another football game hadn’t gone Joe Schiller’s way, and the thousands of dollars of debt he had accumulated from betting was about to bury him.

7/11/2018

article What to Expect at the Meadowlands’ FanDuel Sportsbook Launch
(New Jersey) -- The New Jersey sports betting scene will gain a new player Saturday morning when the Meadowlands Racetrack in East Rutherford, N.J., introduces the...
article New Jersey’s Monmouth Park Sues US Sport’s Major Leagues
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey’s Monmouth Park is suing US sport’s major leagues over blocking betting in the garden state for the last four years. New Jersey...

7/9/2018

article Networks expect to gain from legal sports gambling ad revenue
(Nevada) -- Now that the Supreme Court has opened the floodgates for legal sports gambling across the country, sports networks are expected to make a financial windfall...
article Monmouth Park’s Drazin: Leagues ‘Should Be Thanking Us’ For Legal Sports Betting
(New Jersey) -- To say Dennis Drazin has had an antagonistic relationship with professional sports leagues would be an understatement. During the course of New Jersey...
article ICE Sports Betting USA hits the ground running as Betgenius pledge support as Premium Sponsor
(New York) -- Within a fortnight of announcing the launch of ICE Sports Betting USA, organisers Clarion Gaming, have secured a slew of commercial event partners, with...
article Online Gambling Company GAN Raises £7.5 Million For US Sports Betting Push
(USA) -- Internet gaming supplier GAN has raised £7.5 million to support its ambitions in the US sports betting industry. A press release dated June 7 confirmed...
article India’s legal position clarified
(India) -- The Law Commission of India has issued a clarification on its recommendation to regulate gambling and betting on sports, saying that the legalisation of...
article Football crazy in Lima
(Peru) -- There was a party atmosphere at the 16th Peru Gaming Show in Lima, as it was held during the football World Cup and most of the country’s inhabitants are...

7/8/2018

article A Closer Look at Sports Betting
(USA) -- Ever since the first sports were played, you can bet that there were individuals making wagers on the outcome of those sports. It is this human compulsion that...

7/6/2018

article ICE Sports Betting USA gathers early momentum
(New York) -- Five months ahead of the two-day ICE Sports Betting USA event, set to be held at the Convene in New York from November 27-28, a number of industry experts...
article China more than doubles its World Cup betting in 2018
(China) -- Chinese gamblers wagered a massive 28.6 billion yuan (US$4.3 billion) in the three weeks to 1 July 2018 – almost six times more than the roughly 5...

7/5/2018

article A safe bet: Legal gambling could change the way we watch, talk and experience sports
(Washington D.C.) -- When sportscaster Scott Van Pelt was given the keys to the midnight edition of SportsCenter on ESPN, he saw no reason to pretend that gambling didn...
article Tony Romo-affiliated sports convention asks Texas Supreme Court to review NFL gambling policy case
(Texas) -- A fantasy football convention affiliated with former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo has asked the Texas Supreme Court to review lower court decisions...
article A good bet: Kansas and Missouri should get ready to offer sports gambling
(Kansas) -- Legislators in Kansas and Missouri are taking a hard look this summer at how their states might offer sports gambling. Earlier this year, the U.S. Supreme...
article Allow Gambling, Betting on Sports as Regulated and Taxable Activities: Law Commission
(India) -- The Law Commission today recommended that gambling and betting on sports, including cricket, be allowed as regulated activities taxable under the direct and...
article Law Commission Okays Legalisation of Sports Betting and Gambling, Says Ban Counter-Productive
(India) -- The Law Commission of India has recommended the legalisation of regulated sports betting and gambling activities, stating that a complete ban has proved to be...

7/4/2018

article ‘Here comes gambling’: When sports betting is legal, the value of game data soars
(USA) -- Every weekend during soccer season in Britain, security personnel find them in stadiums, tapping furiously at their phones or talking nonstop into a mic,...

7/3/2018

article Is It ‘Revenue Sharing’ Or High Taxes For Sports Betting? Ask Rhode Island, Delaware How They Slice The Pie
(Rhode Island) -- Rhode Island sports betting received its official legislative go-ahead recently, allowing the state to join quickly a growing US legal sports betting...
article The LeBron Effect: Sportsbooks bracing for big L.A. handle
(California) -- It still sounds a bit strange to say out loud, but LeBron James is now with the Los Angeles Lakers. While his departure from the Cleveland Cavaliers has...

7/2/2018

article U.S. Sports Betting in 2018: Timeline of State and Sportsbook Developments
(USA) -- This has been a historic year for legal sports betting in the United States as the long-awaited Supreme Court decision in Murphy v NCAA erased a 26-year-long...
article When Sports Betting Is Legal, the Value of Game Data Soars
(USA) -- Every weekend during soccer season in Britain, security personnel find them in stadiums, tapping furiously at their phones or talking nonstop into a mic...

6/29/2018

article Legal sports gambling could put NCAA athletes at risk
(Las Vegas) -- Longtime Las Vegas oddsmaker Kenny White stumbled into the role he holds today. White, vice president of data integrity at Don Best Sports, whose clients...
article NCAA will not seek a cut from sports betting, association executive says
(USA) -- The NCAA’s leadership will not pursue so-called integrity fees for the association even though it recognizes that the anticipated spread of legalized sports...
article States racing for piece of sports gambling action
(Oklahoma) -- The morning of May 14 started like any other for Jake Williams at Sportradar U.S. Hours later, following the U.S. Supreme Court decision legalizing sports...
article College sports betting: What will it look like? Can Syracuse cash in?
(New York) -- Imagine a sports betting utopia where you could be sitting in the Carrier Dome for a Clemson-Syracuse football game placing bets on your phone on whether...

6/27/2018

article DAHLBERG: Sports betting is here, leagues should stay away
(USA) -- They’ve been taking action for two weeks now in New Jersey, where basketball great Julius Erving helped kick things off with a $5 bet on the Philadelphia...
article US Sports Betting Market Could Become World’s Richest Surpassing China and UK
(USA) -- The expanding sports betting market in the United States could one day soon become the world’s largest. That’s according to a new report from...
article CNBC Founder Says Ticker-Like Data Coming to Sports Betting Coverage
(New York) -- Now that the U.S. Supreme Court has cleared the way for sports betting in the U.S., gambling and media companies are starting to imagine how content will...
article Gambling will drive the future of sports for the next decade: SeventySix Capital conference
(Pennsylvania) -- There's a new sports economy — and it's fueled by tech, data and betting. That was the gist of the Future of Sports Tech and Sports...
article Gambling will drive the future of sports for the next decade: SeventySix Capital conference
(Washington D.C.) -- Sports is having its data moment. That was the big takeaway from the Future of Sports Tech and Sports Betting Conference in Philadelphia, hosted...
article What Companies Will Cash in from Legal Sports Betting?
(Washington D.C.) -- A recent ruling from the U.S. Supreme Court could open the door to legal sports betting throughout the country, potentially generating billions of...

6/26/2018

article Legal fight over sports betting name
(UK) -- Online bookie Crownbet is being sued by its rival, Sportsbet, over Crownbet’s attempt to trade mark the name and operate under Sportingbet. On June 21...
article One-time Trafford pool hall gambler, later a Las Vegas leader, explains sports betting industry
(Las Vegas) -- It’s a good bet that Jimmy Vaccaro knows more about the world of sports wagering than virtually any other American. Now 72, he grew up placing...

6/25/2018

article The Pirates Want Sports Gambling Revenue To Fund Stadium Upkeep
(Pennsylvania) -- With the Supreme Court paving the way for the legalization of sports gambling last month, sports leagues and teams have quietly dropped their...
article Rhode Island Sports Betting Fees Could Hinder Wagers
(Rhode Island) -- Rhode Island became one of the first states to legalize sports betting, but high fees could inadvertently hinder revenue opportunities even before the...
article Here's what each Coast casino plans to offer for sports betting
(Mississippi) -- The 30-day countdown is ticking to the start of sports betting in Mississippi and at least one Coast casino plans to be ready for opening day.
article Babson prof talks betting, statistics and the World Cup
(Massachusetts) -- With big sporting events come big betting, and the World Cup — now about two weeks under way — is no exception. But what interests Babson...
article World Cup Bettor Set To Win £1 Million Prize From BetVictor
(UK) -- The World Cup is the pinnacle of global sporting events and celebrating it is a universal mandate. Entering its third match day the tournament has already...
article What you Should Know About Gaming Laws Around the World
(Worldwide) -- As you know, gambling laws are different in each country. Curiously enough, however, each and every country in the world can fall in one of three...
article Kenyan MPs offer gambling operators hope for tax relief
(Kenya) -- Kenya’s online sports betting operators may yet catch a break after local parliamentarians breathed new life into a plan to fix the country’s...

6/24/2018

article Is Sports Betting Legal in your State? State By State Analysis
(USA) -- There are many legal betting sites. That doesn’t mean, though, that sports betting is legal in every state of the Union. Like the Prohibition, outlawing...
article ICE Is Coming to the United States This Fall
(USA) -- The world-famous ICE brand, known as ICE Totally Gaming in Europe, will be coming to the United States in November 2018 under the title ICE Sports Betting USA.
article Sports betting a highlight of this year’s Global Gaming Expo
(Las Vegas) -- By the time the American Gaming Association’s Global Gaming Expo rolls into Las Vegas in October, college and pro football will be well underway....
article Sports Betting Media Goes Mainstream, VSiN Inks Deal With New York Post
(New York) -- Sports betting is no longer confined outside Nevada to underground rings and offshore betting sites, and that means the gambling activity is beginning to...

6/23/2018

article Legal US Sports Betting Will Create A Gold Rush For Media Platforms
(California) -- With the US Supreme Court‘s federal legalization of sports betting in the United States, the floodgates have officially opened on a new era in...

6/21/2018

article Sports media: Gambling media is coming, and it will be everywhere
(Illinois) -- The Score program director Mitch Rosen didn’t have a crystal ball, but he sure looked prescient. On May 3, the station announced it would air one-...
press release GeoComply Inks Geolocation Deal with DraftKings for New Sports Betting Platform
(USA) -- GeoComply today announced that it has signed an agreement to provide its market-leading geolocation compliance services to DraftKings.

6/20/2018

article Odds Shift In Race for Operator Dominance In Legal U.S. Sports Betting Market
(USA) -- The post Odds Shift In Race for Operator Dominance In Legal U.S. Sports Betting Market appeared first on SportsHandle. It’s been three months since Sports...
article Will legal sports betting increase problem gambling in New Jersey?
(New Jersey) -- Sports betting is now legal in New Jersey and you can bet the Council on Compulsive Gambling has some big concerns. The executive director Neva Pryor...
article 888 Partners With Evolution Gaming To Spread Live Dealer Games
(New Jersey) -- 888 Casino has announced a partnership with gambling software provider Evolution Gaming to bring Live Dealer tables to its online gaming site this summer.
article VSiN and the New York Post Create Content Partnership
(Las Vegas) -- Since the Supreme Court announced last month that states could decide whether or not to legalize sports gambling, the momentum train has gained speed for...
press release Legislators from 20 Gaming States to Examine Rollout of Sports Betting, Other Critical Issues at NCLGS Summer Meeting, July 13-15 in Cleveland
(Ohio) -- Nearly three dozen legislators from a record 20 states will convene July 13-15 at the National Council of Legislators from Gaming States Summer Meeting to...

6/19/2018

article NFL to testify at congressional hearing on sports betting
(Washington D.C.) -- A congressional hearing on sports betting is being scheduled for next week in Washington, D.C., with the NFL among those invited to testify, sources...
article OP/ED: Move over Las Vegas...sports betting here to stay in N.J.
(New Jersey) -- It could be called former Gov. Chris Christie's "Last Hurrah." On May 14, the U.S. Supreme Court declared unconstitutional a 1992 law...
article OP/ED: Betting on sports — from our phones
(Washington D.C.) -- Though sports betting has been technically illegal for years, it hasn't stopped anybody from joining in the office pool, participating in a March...

6/18/2018

article California Sports Betting Appears Unlikely Until 2020 Referendum: Report
(California) -- California will move slowly toward sports betting, but any pace would be faster than the speed at which the Golden State moved on internet poker...
article Legal sports betting not coming to California, Sonoma County anytime soon
(California) -- Hold onto your wallet. Legal sports betting likely is still years off in Sonoma County. Almost immediately after the U.S. Supreme Court struck down the...

6/17/2018

article William Hill CEO Says Pro Sports Teams Want Partnerships With Sportsbook Company
(Atlantic City) -- William Hill CEO Joe Asher tells Reuters this week that numerous franchises in the “big four” of American professional sports have reached...

6/16/2018

article BLOG: The Future of Sports Gambling and How It’s Changing
(Wisconsin) -- In 1992, Congress passed the Bradley Act. The New Jersey Senator Bill Bradley at the time, who was a former NBA player, introduced the act. The Bradley...
article Ian McCaw Q&A, Part 4: NCAA legislation, gambling, other sports' performances
(USA) -- The final part of the Q&A with Ian McCaw touches on several different topics ranging from recent legislation passed by the NCAA, McCaw’s concerns...
article Bettors in New Jersey no longer ‘have to go to my corner bookie’
(New Jersey) -- The line formed at the Borgata casino well before 11 a.m., the designated time that sports betting in New Jersey was set to begin Thursday.
article The Future of Sports Gambling and How It’s Changing
(USA) -- In 1992, Congress passed the Bradley Act. The New Jersey Senator Bill Bradley at the time, who was a former NBA player, introduced the act. The Bradley Act is...
article R.I. House approves $9.6B budget that would open door to sports betting
(Rhode Island) -- After state leaders struck a deal with Rhode Island’s top gaming companies to share new gambling profits, House lawmakers Friday approved a $9.6-...
article West Virginia aiming to be first in Tri-State to take sports bets
(West Virginia) -- As states jockey for position in the newly legal sports betting industry, West Virginia looks to be ahead of the game as one of the next to offer a...

6/15/2018

article New York Sports Betting Bill Appears Dead in State Assembly for 2018
(New York) -- On the same day that neighboring New Jersey opened its first sportsbooks, a prominent New York politician announced that his fellow legislators were...
article Oneida Indian Nation Disagrees with Proposed New York Sports Wagering Bills
(New York) -- New York State has very few days remaining to make up its mind whether to legalize sports betting or not and to push ahead the proposed bills which are...
article Speaker: Sports gambling unlikely to pass in NY this year
(New York) -- The speaker of the New York state Assembly says there isn’t enough support to pass legislation authorizing sports wagering this year. Bronx Democrat...
article Caesars hiring sports betting management for MS casinos
(Mississippi) -- If you are on the job hunt and looking to live in Mississippi, have we got jobs for you. It appears Caesars Entertainment is ready to start setting...
article How Borgata became first A.C. casino to offer sports betting
(Atlantic City) -- The legalization of sports betting in New Jersey will produce countless winners — and losers — but no one in the city was more victorious...
article You Can’t Bet On Rutgers To Win The National Title: The First Day Of Sports Gambling In New Jersey
(New Jersey) -- I almost didn’t get to place a bet that ended up winning me $100. I had gone to Delaware for the start of sports gambling there last week, and won...

6/14/2018

article Oneida Nation Opposes NY Sports Betting Bill In Letter To Governor
(New York) -- The Oneida Indian Nation voiced its opposition to the current New York sports betting legislation in a letter to counsel for Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Legal...
article Sports gambling measure facing wall in Assembly
(New York) -- A measure to legalize sports wagering in New York is on life support in the Legislature, the state Legislature's top Democrat said Thursday as there...
article Michigan House Passes Online Gambling Bill that Includes Sports Betting and Poker
(Michigan) -- The possibility of playing online poker and other casino games is suddenly a reality for residents of Michigan. Michigan’s House of Representatives...
article Michigan House passes sports betting and online gambling bill
(Michigan) -- Dormant since January, the Lawful Internet Gaming Act made it through the Michigan House by a margin of 68-40 on Tuesday, the last day of the legislative...
article New Jersey begins taking legal sports bets
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey's governor kicked off a new era of gambling Thursday in the state that led the charge for the entire nation to bet on sports legally.
article New Jersey governor signs bill allowing sports betting
(New Jersey) -- Gamblers in New Jersey will be able to start betting on sports by Thursday, June 14 under legislation the governor signed Monday legalizing a pastime...
article New Jersey kicks off legal sports betting at Monmouth Park and Borgata
(New Jersey) -- Place your bets New Jersey. After close to a decade of court battles, the state finally began legal betting Thursday morning at Monmouth Park racetrack...
article Julius Erving Wagers on Eagles to Repeat With 1st Sports Bet at Borgata
(New Jersey) -- The sports gambling gates have officially opened in New Jersey. Julius Erving on Thursday placed the first sports bet at the Borgata Hotel Casino &...
article OP/ED: Betting on sports - from our phones
(Maryland) -- Though sports betting has been technically illegal for years, it hasn’t stopped anybody from joining in the office pool, participating in a March...

6/13/2018

article The Law: Now sports betting is up to the states
(Florida) -- On May 14, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act of 1992 by ruling that the entire act was unconstitutional...

6/12/2018

article ‘Athletes Aren’t Roulette Chips’: Bill Bradley Speaks Out on Gambling in Sports
(Atlantic City) -- Senator William W. Bradley, 74, served in the U.S. Senate from 1979 to 1997 representing the state of New Jersey. Before his time in the Senate, he...

6/11/2018

article OP/ED: Everyone wants a piece of the legalized sports gambling pie
(Washington D.C.) -- Depending on what city you are in, what establishment you are in, and your willingness to lay down a bet, that risk is regulated by someone —...
press release ICE brand to land in the United States
(New York) -- Clarion Gaming has confirmed the launch of ICE Sports Betting USA, a two day event that’s being held in New York across 27th and 28th November, 2018...

6/10/2018

article The Future of Legal Sports Gambling and the Media
(Delaware) -- Thursday night was a night to remember for D.C sports fans. Unless you’ve been living under a rock, the Washington Capitals hockey team took home its...
article Paddy Power Betfair Teams with Meadowlands, Tioga Downs on Sports Betting
(New York) -- Paddy Power Betfair announced it has signed a deal to provide sports betting to the Meadowlands Racetrack in North New Jersey and Tioga Downs in New York...
article The impact of sports gambling
(Tennessee) -- When the U.S. Supreme Court by a 6-3 vote recently announced a decision to enable more states to make money off sports gambling, Tennessee Gov. Bill...

6/9/2018

article VELOTTA: Gambling addiction may follow national wave of sports betting
(Las Vegas) -- Advocates for responsible gaming are worried that addictive gambling behavior could balloon with the arrival of nationwide sports wagering.

6/8/2018

article Legal Gambling Could Spur Bettors to Watch More TV
(USA) -- Legalized betting on sports could lead potential gamblers to watch more sports live on TV, according to a study by National Research Group. NRG found that 79%...

6/7/2018

article Legal Sports Gambling’s Future: Younger and Less Wealthy Bettors
(USA) -- The Supreme Court overturned the 1992 Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act on May 14, creating a path for states to legalize sports betting if they...
article State should study potential financial impact of sports betting
(Tennessee) -- When the U.S. Supreme Court by a 6-3 vote recently announced a decision to enable more states to make money off sports gambling, Tennessee Gov. Bill...
article Betfair US Inks NJ, NY Sports Betting Deals; FanDuel ‘Very Likely’ To Be Used As Primary Brand
(New Jersey) -- As New Jersey sports betting neared reality on Thursday, a new deal came down that would impact both NJ and New York. Betfair US — the American arm...
press release GLI Releases Draft Event Wagering Technical Standard for Industry-Wide Comment
(New Jersey) -- After more than a year of working closely with domestic and international gaming stakeholders, Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) announced that it...

6/6/2018

article States, businesses may bet big on Supreme Court's gambling move
(USA) -- After the Supreme Court ruled last month against a law banning sports betting in the United States, an industry likely worth billions of dollars will soon come...
article What the U.S. can learn about legalized sports betting from the U.K.
(UK) -- Imagine it is five years from now, and you’re walking across the parking lot at a shopping center, perhaps to collect some dry cleaning or a quart of milk...

6/5/2018

article Where states stand on legal sports gambling
(Washington D.C.) -- With Delaware expanding legal sports gambling on Tuesday, a look at where states stand three weeks after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled states could...

6/3/2018

article Vegas' Caesars Palace and Baltimore's Horseshoe Casino are betting on Stanley Cup finals
(Maryland) -- Since sports betting is nearly legal now, everyone’s getting in on making a friendly wager over the Vegas Golden Knights and Washington Capitals...
article Lottery tickets on live sports events expected in the future
(USA) -- Brad Cummings can envision when sports fans will buy a quick draw lottery ticket for $5, watch National Football League games, and maybe end up winning $1,000...
article World Cup offers Latin American sports books opportunities and danger
(Colombia) -- The FIFA World Cup 2018 from Russia offers Latin American sport books the opportunity to generate new revenue, gain customers and build brand loyalty. But...

6/2/2018

article How college athletic departments plan to tackle sports gambling
(USA) -- College athletic directors like Kansas State’s Gene Taylor had one less thing to worry about prior to the Supreme Court’s recent ruling on sports...
article NBA’s Adam Silver On Sports Betting: ‘The Integrity Fee Is Something That We Are Entitled To’
(USA) -- NBA Commissioner Adam Silver went deep on sports betting and data rights at his annual press conference before the league finals. The finals typically bring...

6/1/2018

article GiGse panel says no to federal sports betting intervention
(Florida) -- Now that the U.S. Supreme Court has allowed states to legalize sports betting, a group of sports wagering experts at GiGse Miami had a suggestion for...
article Lawmaker says look for sports leagues to seek in-play betting control
(Florida) -- A Minnesota state lawmaker said Thursday to look for professional sports leagues to seek gambling revenue from in-running sports betting from their games.
article Delaware Lottery Director on Sports Betting: ‘We’ve Been Ready Since 2009’
(Delaware) -- The state of Delaware announced on Thursday that it will offer full-fledged sports betting beginning June 5, making it the first state to seize the...
article Delaware Sports Betting Goes Live June 5; Will Be First To Launch Outside Of Nevada
(Delaware) -- Delaware is going to be the First State … with single-game wagering outside Nevada. Gov. John Carney announced Thursday that Delaware Park, Dover...
article Delaware Will Start Accepting Sports Bets On June 5
(Delaware) -- The race to become the first state outside Nevada to offer full-fledged sports betting is over. The tiny state of Delaware will start accepting wagers only...
article The Week In Sports Betting: Delaware At The Starting Line, DraftKings Finds NJ Home
(Delaware) -- Brighter days are here! June has officially arrived, the first of the summer months. Those in foul-weather states are finally starting to thaw out from...
article Connecticut legislators balk at on-line betting on sports
(Connecticut) -- The Connecticut General Assembly is unlikely take up on-line gambling when it returns in special session to consider legalizing sports betting —...
article Column | Should we really be gambling on 19-year-old college kids?
(California) -- Anyone who has watched a college basketball game in Las Vegas knows the sound, the eerie blend of roars and groans. It happens late in a game long since...
article Now That States Can Legalize Sports Gambling, the Only Guaranteed Winner Is the IRS
(USA) -- A friend is thrilled by the news that sports gambling should soon be legal in his state. He looks forward to the day betting on sports will be convenient,...
article N.Y. senate leader says Legislature must bet on sports gambling
(New York) -- Senate Majority Leader John Flanagan said Friday it’s “critically important” for the Legislature to take action that enables sports...
article Paddy Power eyes big leagues as bet ban struck out by US court
(Indiana) -- The share price of Paddy Power Betfair and those of the other quoted bookies soared following last Monday‘s US Supreme Court decision striking down...
article Don’t bet that gambling can save Illinois
(Illinois) -- State governments are salivating now that the U.S. Supreme Court has cleared the way for them to authorize sports gambling, a legal (Nevada only right now...
article Online gaming is ready in Pennsylvania, but are operators willing?
(Florida) -- Legally, Pennsylvania is in position to begin online gaming and sports betting. But financially, there’s a long way to go. The head of the...
article Where sports gambling stands in Pennsylvania and surrounding states
(Pennsylvania) -- Now that the U.S. Supreme Court has ruled sports gambling bans unconstitutional, legislators in Pennsylvania and surrounding states are gearing up for...
article Could sports betting be in Washington state’s future?
(Washington) -- With 20 states around the country making moves toward allowing sports betting thanks to a May 14 Supreme Court decision, some lawmakers in Olympia hope...
article Vegas' Caesars Palace and Baltimore's Horseshoe Casino are betting on Stanley Cup finals
(Maryland) -- Since sports betting is nearly legal now, everyone’s getting in on making a friendly wager over the Vegas Golden Knights and Washington Capitals...
article Sports gambling law a major topic of discussion at SEC Spring Meetings
(Florida) -- The only gambling Greg Byrne ever participated in left the future Alabama athletic director with $100 less money in his wallet. “I remember I was...
article BLOG: A Quick Review of Sports Betting Show ‘I’ll Take That Bet’ on ESPN+
(Internet) -- ESPN+ on Thursday night aired its first episode of “I’ll Take That Bet” – a partnership between the Worldwide Leader and The Action...
article ESPN Launches First Gambling-Focused Show — And It’s Only The Beginning
(USA) -- Apparently ESPN’s least favorite movie from the 2000s is “Waiting.” Less than three weeks since the U.S. Supreme Court opened the door for...

5/31/2018

article Delaware becomes first new state to legalize sports betting and will be ready to go in days
(Delaware) -- Delaware will become the first state to offer single-game sports betting outside of Nevada, with three properties — Delaware Park, Dover Downs Hotel...
article Delaware casinos will allow sports gambling starting June 5 following Supreme Court decision
(Delaware) -- Delaware will launch full-scale sports gambling next week, becoming one of the first states to do so in the wake of the Supreme Court’s ruling that...
article Delaware is first state to allow sports betting after Supreme Court ruling
(Delaware) -- Delaware isn't wasting time welcoming sports betting. Governor John Carney announced that the state would launch a "full-scale sports gaming...
article Delaware to begin allowing sports betting next week
(Delaware) -- Delaware is set to launch full-scale sports betting next week, making it the first state to do so following the Supreme Court ruling striking down a ban on...
article Delaware will start offering legal sports gambling on June 5
(Delaware) -- Delaware will begin full-scale sports betting next week, wasting no time after a U.S. Supreme Court ruling cleared the way for states to implement wagering...

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