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G2E Summit Highlights New Sports Betting Terminals

G2E Summit Highlights New Sports Betting Terminals
LAS VEGAS – The G2E Summit recently wrapped up in Las Vegas, but not before introducing IGT’s new CrystalBetting Terminal for wagering on sporting events to audiences. The Summit rolled out a few new pieces of new betting technology for viewing but the terminals were what stood out most. This new sports wagering terminal was made with a V.I.P. style experience for every gambler in mind as per IGT’s website.  ...

Genius Sports Reports Full-Year Loss Despite Partnerships In US Market

Genius Sports Reports Full-Year Loss Despite Partnerships In US Market
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Genius Sports Group, one of the world’s most prominent sports data companies, has reported a loss of $9.5 million for 2018. Ironically enough, the company also saw 23.9% year-on-year growth in revenue for the same 12-month period. Genius Sports has been actively growing and partnering with major organizations since the start of last year. In May of 2018, the company partnered with the NCAA as

September PA Sports Betting Led By FanDuel’s $88.5M Betting Handle

September PA Sports Betting Led By FanDuel’s $88.5M Betting Handle
HARRISBURG, Pa. – Sports bettors in Pennsylvania know exactly what they are doing, as the 11 Pennsylvania sportsbooks had an opportunity to capitalize on a much higher revenue stream for the month of September. In the report released by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board, one of the most notable numbers that stand out is regarding the 7.67% hold percentage. From every legal sports betting state that has ...

Scoreboard Sports Betting App Now Available In Oregon

Scoreboard Sports Betting App Now Available In Oregon
SALEM, Ore. – On Wednesday, the Oregon Lottery launched the much anticipated OR sports betting app, Scoreboard. Scoreboard is the only legal sports betting app in Oregon and offers wagering opportunities for most professional sports including odd for the NFL, NBA, MLB, MLS, and more. “This game allows the Lottery to attract new players – increasing revenue for important state programs without relying on current ...

NHL Commissioner Speaks On Warming Up To Legal Sports Betting

NHL Commissioner Speaks On Warming Up To Legal Sports Betting
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Recently, it seems as though the NHL has tried to seize any sports betting opportunity it can get its hands on. However, that hasn’t always been the case. The NHL was one of the major sports leagues that went to challenge New Jersey in court after the state tried to implement its own sports betting laws in 2012. It was that case precisely that saw an end to the federal ban on sports betting ...

September Sports Betting Revenue Brings DE Books Out Of The Doghouse

September Sports Betting Revenue Brings DE Books Out Of The Doghouse
DOVER, Del. – Sports betting in Delaware is back on track with the newest report released from the Delaware Lottery. On Wednesday, the release report detailed the state’s three sportsbooks had brought in the highest handle since January of this year. With $11.8 million wagered in Delaware during September, it was under the average football betting month last year ($15.2 million). Still, the first month of NFL ...

New Jersey Hits Many Sports Betting Records With September’s Report

New Jersey Hits Many Sports Betting Records With September’s Report
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – New Jersey sports betting is thankful that the NFL is back in full swing. On Tuesday, the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement released the sports betting revenue numbers of the ten New Jersey sportsbooks for September. Old records were smashed in the process, as September now has the title of the best sports betting revenue month on record in New Jersey. A total of $445.5 million was ...

MGM Grand Detroit Opens New Sports Lounge, Hopes For Legal Sports Betting

MGM Grand Detroit Opens New Sports Lounge, Hopes For Legal Sports Betting
DETROIT – MGM Grand Detroit has opened up its new Moneyline sports lounge on Tuesday. Moneyline will be fashioned like many sportsbooks appearing around the United States. There are 60 TV’s in the lounge and ample seating as well. The lounge has a full bar and 14 video poker machines. The Moneyline sports lounge does emulate sportsbooks in terms of aesthetics. The important thing to note is that sports betting ...

New Mexico Sports Betting Celebrates 1-Year Anniversary

New Mexico Sports Betting Celebrates 1-Year Anniversary
BERNALILLO, N.M. – New Mexico sports betting is officially one year old. On Wednesday, the Santa Ana Star Casino celebrated its anniversary of opening its doors to legal sports betting. New Mexico was a state that went through their legalization process unlike any other. Instead of having legislators create laws in support of the industry, the Santa Ana Pueblo took it upon themselves to offer the product without

MLB, Mariners Make Their Pitch For WA Sports Betting Rules

MLB, Mariners Make Their Pitch For WA Sports Betting Rules
OLYMPIA, Wash. - In the Washington State Gambling Commission’s most recent public hearing, representatives of the agency sat down with representatives of the MLB and the Seattle Mariners to hear their pitch on what should be included in the next WA sports betting bills. During the meeting last week, the MLB argued that the state’s gaming commission and the professional sports leagues in the state should act as ...