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PointsBet announces partnership with Hawthorne Race Course

PointsBet announces partnership with Hawthorne Race Course

posted on July 02, 2019 by

PointsBet announced today that it has entered into a 20-year partnership with Hawthorne Race Course. 

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Sports wagering debuts at Oaklawn Race & Sports Book

Sports wagering debuts at Oaklawn Race & Sports Book

posted on July 01, 2019 by

Oaklawn has become the first in Arkansas to offer sports wagering with the opening Monday of its newly remodeled Race & Sports Book

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No surprise on business deals in D.C.

No surprise on business deals in D.C.

posted on July 01, 2019 by

D.C. officials proposed a $215 million contract to manage online gambling through a firm that will use companies with connections to some city officials

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Nebraska measure could tip the number of states with casinos

Nebraska measure could tip the number of states with casinos

posted on June 30, 2019 by

Nebraska voters may decide next year whether to legalize casino gambling in a ballot measure that could tip the number of states that allow commercial gambling

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Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa unveils Moneyline Bar & Book

Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa unveils Moneyline Bar & Book

posted on June 29, 2019 by

America’s Playground welcomed its eighth sportsbook in grand style this morning

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New Jersey tops Nevada in sports betting volume in May

New Jersey tops Nevada in sports betting volume in May

posted on June 29, 2019 by

The East Coast state took in more sports bets last month than Nevada did to lead the nation.

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2 Atlantic City casinos expanding sports books worth $20M

2 Atlantic City casinos expanding sports books worth $20M

posted on June 28, 2019 by

Two new sports books worth more than $20 million are debuting in Atlantic City 

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California voters could be asked to approve sports betting

California voters could be asked to approve sports betting

posted on June 28, 2019 by

California voters could be asked next year to legalize sports betting in the nation’s most populous state.

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State reaches new agreement with private lottery operator

State reaches new agreement with private lottery operator

posted on June 27, 2019 by

Rhode Island has reached an agreement to extend the contract of the company running its lottery systems and sports betting.

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William Hill to operate book for tribe in New Mexico

William Hill to operate book for tribe in New Mexico

posted on June 27, 2019 by

Another New Mexico tribe is preparing to offer sports betting at its casino.

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New sportsbook manager at Rivers Schenectady

New sportsbook manager at Rivers Schenectady

posted on June 26, 2019 by

Hal Wafer joins the Rivers Casino team after serving as the Racing and Sportsbook Supervisor at Caesars Horseshoe

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New book helps Andrews’ fight

New book helps Andrews’ fight

posted on June 26, 2019 by

Andrews, the sportsbook director at the South Point, has spent virtually his entire adult life in the bookmaking business. 

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Borgata gets into sportsbook business

Borgata gets into sportsbook business

posted on June 26, 2019 by

East Coast Scene | Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa will unveil its Moneyline Bar & Book to the public with doors opening Saturday at 11 a.m. ET.

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Merger will keep William Hill in the game

Merger will keep William Hill in the game

posted on June 26, 2019 by

​The $17.3 billion acquisition of Caesars by Eldorado Resorts will have an impact on the sportsbook industry in Las Vegas.

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Southeast Texas family admits running a bookmaking operation

Southeast Texas family admits running a bookmaking operation

posted on June 25, 2019 by

Members of a Southeast Texas family have admitted to running an illegal bookmaking operation out of the father’s used car dealership.

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Mississippi casinos continue to win more from gamblers

Mississippi casinos continue to win more from gamblers

posted on June 25, 2019 by

Casino revenues rose in Mississippi in May, as gambling halls continued their streak of winning more since sports betting was legalized.

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Bookmaker gives $50K from copyright suit to writing class

Bookmaker gives $50K from copyright suit to writing class

posted on June 24, 2019 by

William Hill settled a lawsuit in January it had brought against rival bookmaker FanDuel that alleged that FanDuel had copied William Hill’s own betting guide. William Hill will donate $50,000.

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Big rollers: Eldorado buys Caesars in deal valued at $17B

Big rollers: Eldorado buys Caesars in deal valued at $17B

posted on June 24, 2019 by

Eldorado Resorts will buy Caesars in a cash-and-stock deal valued at $17.3 billion, creating a casino giant.

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States' push to legalize sports betting differs by region

States' push to legalize sports betting differs by region

posted on June 23, 2019 by

By year’s end, legalization is possible in a dozen states in the Northeast and Midwest.

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Thousands turn out for new Boston-area casino grand opening

Thousands turn out for new Boston-area casino grand opening

posted on June 23, 2019 by

Massachusetts’ third casino officially opened its doors near Boston on Sunday to thousands of patrons

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