Missouri Lawmakers may want to charge sportsbooks the integrity fee pro sports leagues have asked for–they just don’t want to give the leagues the money.
Three more Pennsylvania sportsbooks have cleared one of the state’s final regulatory hurdles and could open soon, joining Hollywood Casino.
The top US sportsbook operators have formed the Sports Wagering Integrity Monitoring Association (SWIMA) to prevent fraud and corrupation related to sports.
Numerous deals have been struck between pro sports leagues, teams, casinos and sportsbook operations. Here’s a ranking from first to worst.
Caesars has signed a deal with the owners of the NBA’s Philadelphia 76ers and NHL’s New Jersey Devils to promote its brands at the teams’ home games.
Some states want a piece of the estimated $150 billion Americans bet illegally on sports every year, but they won’t get it with oppressive tax rates.
New iOS versions of New Jersey sports betting apps BetStars, 888, and playMGM are now available on the App Store, thanks to Apple giving each clearance.
Nevada regulators are considering changing the rules governing sportsbooks to allow real-money wagers on events such as the Academy Awards and Grammys.
With Mega Millions now at $654 million and Powerball at $345 million, jackpot fever is sweeping the nation and possibly awarding $1 billion total this week.
The Arkansas Supreme Court decided this week to uphold democracy and keep a referendum on gambling expansion and new casinos on the election ballot.