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Indiana poll reflects mixed feelings on sports betting

Indiana poll reflects mixed feelings on sports betting

posted on February 09, 2019 by

In a poll conducted by IUPUI’s Sports Innovation Institute with research firm Qualtrics, found that 46 percent of individuals say Indiana should legalize sports gambling. 

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Ohio casinos have winning January

Ohio casinos have winning January

posted on February 08, 2019 by

It was a good month for Ohio's casinos as revenue was up 7.1 percent from a year ago.

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Iowa lawmakers debate who should run sports betting

Iowa lawmakers debate who should run sports betting

posted on February 07, 2019 by

Lawmakers discussed four bills Wednesday in a Senate subcommittee, and the bills are on the calendar for discussion Thursday by House members.

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Bill for mobile sports betting advances in Rhode Island

Bill for mobile sports betting advances in Rhode Island

posted on February 07, 2019 by

A bill to allow mobile wagering for sports betting in Rhode Island cleared its first legislative hurdle and is headed for a floor vote.

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Super Bowl LIII mixed bag among states

Super Bowl LIII mixed bag among states

posted on February 07, 2019 by

From the Editor | As dull as Super Bowl LIII was, it didn’t stop folks from betting, and winning, outside of Nevada.

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Voters to decide on South Dakota sports betting

Voters to decide on South Dakota sports betting

posted on February 06, 2019 by

A South Dakota Senate panel has approved a measure that would ask voters to legalize sports betting in historic Deadwood.

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Fans legally bet almost $6.5M on Super Bowl in Rhode Island

Fans legally bet almost $6.5M on Super Bowl in Rhode Island

posted on February 06, 2019 by

Football fans legally bet almost $6.5 million on the Super Bowl this year in Rhode Island. William Hill reported it paid out $2.35 million on the wagers.

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South Dakota to hold sports betting proposal

South Dakota to hold sports betting proposal

posted on February 06, 2019 by

In South Dakota, lawmakers are expected to hold a hearing on a proposal asking voters to legalize sports betting in Deadwood.

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Iowa debating sports betting bills

Iowa debating sports betting bills

posted on February 06, 2019 by

Can you make a parlay sports bet in a grocery story or a gas station? Or will it be in a casino? Or will it be on a mobile phone?

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MLB in Vegas could happen

MLB in Vegas could happen

posted on February 06, 2019 by

Gaming Insider | Several sources say there is talk about building a MLB stadium on some of the nearly 100 acres occupied by the Rio. 

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The smart ones are careful what they say

The smart ones are careful what they say

posted on February 06, 2019 by

Vegas Vibe | Nothing has had a greater impact on the casual conversation among men today than the #MeToo movement.

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Fans in 3 states legally bet almost $185.5M on Super Bowl

Fans in 3 states legally bet almost $185.5M on Super Bowl

posted on February 05, 2019 by

Football fans in three states legally bet almost $185.5 million on the Super Bowl this year, with sportsbooks ending Sunday with mixed results

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US sports leagues split on how to monetize sports betting

US sports leagues split on how to monetize sports betting

posted on February 04, 2019 by

America’s major professional sports leagues are split on how to get a piece of the action from legal sports betting...

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Fans bet on Super Bowl in multiple states for the first time

Fans bet on Super Bowl in multiple states for the first time

posted on February 03, 2019 by

Football fans are betting legally on the Super Bowl from states other than Nevada for the first time this year.

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Patriots fans look to Rhode Island to bet on the Super Bowl

Patriots fans look to Rhode Island to bet on the Super Bowl

posted on February 01, 2019 by

Rhode Island was one of six states that legalized betting on sporting events last year after the U.S. Supreme Court allowed it.

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Hard Rock, Resorts Atlantic City open up new ways to bet

Hard Rock, Resorts Atlantic City open up new ways to bet

posted on February 01, 2019 by

Just days before the Super Bowl, two Atlantic City casinos have rolled out new sports betting products to capitalize on interest in the big game.

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Jimmy Vaccaro Joins Rivers Casino Pittsburgh

Jimmy Vaccaro Joins Rivers Casino Pittsburgh

posted on February 01, 2019 by

Jimmy Vaccaro, 73, has accepted an offer to work at the Rivers Casino sports book in his native Pittsburgh. The official announcement was made early Friday.

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Books in battle with sharp in-game bettors

Books in battle with sharp in-game bettors

posted on January 31, 2019 by

'Seasoned professionals are wagering on (in-game) because they look for value opportunities,' Vinny Magliulo of VSIN said.

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Luxor Capital to own Atlantic City's Ocean Resort Casino

Luxor Capital to own Atlantic City's Ocean Resort Casino

posted on January 29, 2019 by

Luxor Capital Group, a New York hedge fund that lent money to Atlantic City’s Ocean Resort Casino is assuming ownership of it.

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Gamblers wager $13M on sports in December in Rhode Island

Gamblers wager $13M on sports in December in Rhode Island

posted on January 29, 2019 by

Gamblers placed about $13 million in wagers on professional sports during the first full month of legalized sports betting in Rhode Island.

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