DraftKings and BetMGM Pushing for Arkansas Sports Betting Access

DraftKings and BetMGM Pushing for Arkansas Sports Betting Access
Sports betting is exploding throughout the United States, and it's starting to move to the southern portion of the country. This is a monumental change as the country's southern portion was slower to adopt legal sports wagering. Arkansas is one of the states in the south that has legalized sports betting. It's currently available in a retail format and has been since July 2019. However, the state is still far from launching legal online betting options for people within borders. DraftKings Read more [...]

Ohio Sports Betting Down to Governor’s Signature

Ohio Sports Betting Down to Governor's Signature
Ohio sports betting looks promising, as a bill has reached the desk of Governor Mike DeWine. Ohio is located in an area where sports betting is a hotbed in states like Pennsylvania and West Virginia. Lawmakers have been trying to implement sports wagering for years, but the two parties and chambers had disagreements in the legislation. Ohio is a heavily populated state that has been losing money to other states for sports betting for years. Following Wednesday, it appears that sports betting Read more [...]

Ohio Starting to Make Initial Noise for Legal Sports Betting

Ohio Starting to Make Initial Noise for Legal Sports Betting
Sports betting is starting to sweep the nation. There are currently 30 states and Washington D.C. that have legalized sports betting. This is because of the lucrative nature of the industry. More state legislators are pushing for legal sports betting to drive extra revenue. Ohio is a state that would benefit drastically from legal sports betting. The sports fans and professional sports teams would make for a large legal gambling industry. There have been many holdups in the state legislature, Read more [...]

Colorado Joins in with HUGE Sports Betting Numbers for October; led by Mobile

Colorado Joins in with HUGE Sports Betting Numbers for October; led by Mobile
Sports betting in the United States has been booming throughout the fall. States recorded large handles in September and many set records. This has been magnified after the October numbers were reported. Football is key for the growth of legal sports betting because it’s the most wagered contest in the United States. This is why many states are constantly posting records in the fall. When football is combined with the other three major sports as it was in October, it’s a recipe for staggering Read more [...]

Nevada Goes Over the $1 Billion Mark in Sports Betting Handle

Nevada Goes Over the $1 Billion Mark in Sports Betting Handle
The state of Nevada has joined an exclusive club as it relates to sports betting. With a massive amount of betting in October, the total sports betting handle in Nevada went over $1 billion for the first time in history. New Jersey had been the only state to see over $1 billion in wagers, and that state has actually done it two months in a row. The Garden State still has a sizable lead over Nevada as New Jersey saw a total sports betting handle of more than $1.3 billion for October. Total Read more [...]