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College Sports Betting Arguments Continue at Senate Judiciary Hearing

Senate Judiciary Hearing

During the Senate Judiciary Committee’s hearings on college sports integrity, Chief Executive Officer of the American Gaming Association (AGA), Bill Miller was invited to testify. While the inquiry is centered on likeness, name, and image, legal sports betting might impact decisions. Since July 18, the committee has discussed possible federal legislation that would allow student-athletes […]

Best Basketball Betting Guide

Basketball betting USA

Basketball is another one of America’s greatest sports. In fact, it is classified as one of the big four in the country and is second only to Football in terms of popularity. There’s plenty of activity in the basketball scene, with the NBA (National Basketball Association) and college level games happening all the time. This […]

Baseball Betting Guide 2020

Baseball Betting Guide USA 2017

Baseball is one of the most loved sports and is commonly called America’s pastime. While baseball is undoubtedly huge in the USA, it does actually have a pretty big following in other parts of the world as well, such as Japan. In fact, baseball was even an Olympic sport for a time. However, it was […]

DraftKings App Now Live in Six States

DraftKings App in Iowa

The DraftKings app for sports betting has been launched in Iowa. This makes the mobile sports betting app available in six states in the United States. DraftKings has been offering sports betting options for customers at the Three Wild Rose Casino resorts in Iowa. The president of DraftKings in North America, Matt Kalish, told the […]

Indiana Approves PointsBet Sports Betting License

PointsBet

The Indian Gaming Commission has announced that it has approved the PointsBet sports betting license. The official online launch of the Australian sportsbook is yet to be confirmed. PointsBet has received a temporary license to operate in Indiana. PointsBet has already broken ground in states such as New Jersey as well as Iowa where it […]

New York Governor Holds Off on Approving Mobile Wagering

New York Governor Cuomo

In his most recent budget address, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo made it clear that he is not any closer to changing his stance on online gambling. The state has a huge budget deficit and senators supporting the expansion of sports betting onto online and mobile platforms view sports gambling revenue as a way to […]

Kansas City Chiefs Named Favorites to Win Super Bowl LIV by Sportsbooks

kansas city chiefs favorites to win super bowl lvi

The Kansas City Chiefs have been set as early favorites to win Super Bowl LIV following the conclusion of the AFC and NFC Championship games. This comes despite the fact that their opponent, the San Francisco 49ers, posted a higher regular-season record and dominated the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Championship game. Less than […]

Vermont Sports Betting Bill Tabled by State Senators

Vermont Sports Betting BIll

The Vermont sports betting Bill was pre-filed by the State’s senators earlier this week. Should the sports betting bill be introduced as law, that would mean that mobile sports betting would be legal in the Green Mountain State. Senators, Richard Sears as well as Michael Sirotkin, told the media that the law that relates to […]

Santa Anita Park Cleared of Criminal Charges Regarding Horse Deaths

Santa Anita Park

The Santa Anita Park management is pleased to find out that they won’t be criminally charged for the deaths of more than three dozen horses in the previous year. The District Attorney in Los Angeles County, Jackie Lacey, announced on Thursday that the district attorney office would not lay any charges against the park. A […]

New Jersey Sports Betting Handle Reaches New Record in November

new jersey sports betting industry breaks records

New Jersey sports betting operators reached new levels of success after collectively processing more than US$562.6 million in bets in the month of November. The figure eclipses the previous record of US$487.9 million, which had been set in October, which suggests that the activity is definitely on the rise in the Garden State. It has […]

DraftKings Announces Partnership with National Council on Problem Gambling

DraftKings Announcement

DraftKings has formally announced a new partnership with the National Council on Problem Gambling in an effort to promote responsible gambling. In a press release the popular betting platform, DraftKings, stated that the intention of the partnership was to assist the council on their current efforts. One of the initiatives that have been implemented by […]

IGC Gives FanDuel Approval to Launch Sports Betting App

Fanduel Sports Betting App Launch Indiana

On Tuesday, FanDuel launched its sports betting app in Indiana after it got approval from the Indiana Gaming Commission (IGC). However, it is not their first entry into the state. They already have a retail sportsbook, which was launched last month. The IGC awarded FanDuel the license that will fall under the Blue Chip Casino, […]

UEFA Seeks Assistance to Fight Match Fixing

uefa match fixing

The Union of European Football Association (UEFA) published a post recently stating that they would require assistance in fighting match-fixing in soccer. As a result, one of the leading football leagues in the world then launched a program that would find a person to conduct a possibility study. The main reason for this was to […]

New Full House Resorts Partnership for Mobile Sports Betting

Full House Resorts Indiana

Full House Resorts is gearing up to start offering mobile betting in Indiana and Colorado alongside Wynn Resorts. The casino operator is hoping to increase their rapidly-growing share prices through the partnership. Today, the Las Vegas-based entity confirmed that the two mobile betting services were officially signed and sealed. Their deal is with WSI US […]

MLB Makes Fox Bet Fourth Official Partner

Fox Bet becomes the fourth official partner for MLB

Fox Bet joins FanDuel, DraftKings and MGM Resorts to become the official partner of Major League Baseball (MLB). MLB announced on Tuesday that Fox Bet will now be an Authorized Gaming Partner in the US. However, the details of the deal were not disclosed, but it is known that the gaming provider will use MLB […]

Churchill Downs Inc. to Buy Turfway Racetrack in $46M Deal

churchill downs inc. turfway horse racetrack purchase USA

On Thursday, October 3, Churchill Downs Inc. announced that it had reached an agreement with JACK Entertainment and Hard Rock International for the buying of Turfway racetrack. The company will pay a cool US$46 million in cash for the Kentucky racetrack. The purchase of Turfway by Churchill Downs Inc. is some what of a peace […]

Pay to Play Student Law Coming in California

Pay to Play Laws USA

A new “Pay to Play” bill has been signed into law to allow college football players to receive endorsement money. Despite only starting in 2023, the controversial bill is already ruffling feathers. Legalized sports betting could also be affected by Senate Bill 206. Moreover, universities will no longer eb able to punish players who accept […]