New Jersey Voters Will Decide On In-State College Sports Betting

New Jersey, Senate

New Jersey could be getting in-state college betting beginning in 2022. Residents of the state will get to vote on whether or not to add in-state college wagers to sportsbooks on their November 2021 ballots. The sports gambling industry of New Jersey may see an influx of action if they were to add hometown college … Read more

Washington D.C. Sees 29.6% Decrease In Sports Betting Handle

Washington DC Sportsbook

Washington D.C.’s sports betting handle declined 29.6% from March to April. D.C.’s market is uniquely dominated by retail sports betting. This discrepancy could be due to the way in which Gambet D.C. sets their odds. LAS VEGAS – While Washington D.C.’s sports betting handle declining from March to April was expected, the degree of decline … Read more

Pennsylvania Sports Betting Handle Decreases By 14%

Pennsylvania Sportsbook

Pennsylvania’s sports betting handle decreased 14% from March to April. This dip is very similar to the dip seen in New Jersey. However, other states saw far larger dips – well over 20%. PHILADELPHIA – Pennsylvania saw a dip in April’s sports betting revenue compared to March’s sports betting revenue. In April, Pennsylvania’s total sports … Read more

Tennessee Online Sportsbooks Bring In $1 Billion In First Six Months

Tennessee Revenue

Tennessee has set a record for sports betting handle in the first six months of operations. More than $1 billion in sports bets have been placed at Tennessee’s sportsbooks. Tennessee uses only online sportsbooks, with no retail or brick and mortar sportsbooks allowed in the state. LAS VEGAS – Tennessee’s unique online-only sportsbook model has … Read more

Online Betting Looks To Drive 2021’s March Madness Handle

March Madness Betting Handle

206% more bettors expect to place online March Madness wagers compared to 2019. Bracket usage is expected to drop by 8%. Retail sportsbook usage is expected to jump 83%. LAS VEGAS – March Madness is expected to break betting records in the United States, in large part due to how many states have legalized sports … Read more

Barstool Sportsbook Launches In Illinois, Eyes Further Expansion In US

Barstool Sportsbook Launches In Illinois

Penn National Gaming/Barstool has joined the mobile sports betting market in Illinois through Barstool Sportsbook. Illinois now has six state-licensed sportsbooks including BetRivers, PointsBet, FanDuel, William Hill, and DraftKings. Barstool Sportsbook has already launched mobile sports betting apps in Michigan and Pennsylvania making Illinois the third state Barstool is active in. CHICAGO – The burgeoning … Read more