New York Appeals Court Calls For Reargument In DFS Case

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New York’s court of appeals has called for a reargument in a case about DFS in the state. The case could determine the legal status of daily fantasy sports in NY. At issue is whether or not the legislature was correct to legally approve it as a game of skill. NEW YORK – The New … Read more

New York Sports Bettors Travel To NJ To Wager

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Sports bettors in New York are traveling to the New Jersey border to wager on games. New York’s mobile sports betting options could be months away from functionality. What happens to these bettors after the NY state mobile sportsbook platforms open is an open-ended question. NEW YORK – The capricious whims of states and governors … Read more

Online Casinos Could Accept Bitcoin In The Near Future

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Wyoming passed legislation to accept Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies at their online sportsbooks, becoming the first state to do so. International internet sportsbooks and casinos accept cryptocurrencies as payment options. More people are into cryptocurrencies as the market gains popularity. NEW YORK – Bitcoin has ballooned in popularity, becoming one of the more common options … Read more

Sports iGaming App Maker Boom Entertainment Raises $15 Million

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Sports gaming app maker Boom Entertainment has raised $15 million in Series A through Sands Capital. MGM Resorts, Golden Nugget Online, Robert Kraft, and Rush Street Interactive (RSI) are among investors with the New York-based app creator. The funds will be used to expand gaming products in the world of sports betting. NEW YORK – … Read more

New York Online Sportsbook Applicants May Be Flying Blind

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Platform provider license renewal fees have not been revealed. Bidders will only have seven days for revision between the final Q&A and their application deadline. New York expects 50% or more revenue share from chosen applicants. ALBANY, NY – The anticipation for New York to legalize and launch online sports betting has been building for … Read more

New Jersey Sports Betting Revenues Decline 13% In April

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New Jersey’s sports betting revenues decreased 13% from March to April. This decrease is attributable to March Madness, which juiced sports betting in March. New Jersey has potentially under a year before New York’s sports betting is up and running. LAS VEGAS – New Jersey’s sports betting revenue declined 13% from March to April, as … Read more

Lawmakers In NY Include Mobile Betting In State’s Budgets

NY Include Mobile Betting

Lawmakers in New York include mobile sports betting in the budget proposals during two-week negotiations. Governor Andrew Cuomo and state legislatures approved the budget proposals. The Senate passed the proposal 43-20 and the House passed it 106-43. ALBANY, N.Y. – Sports betting fans in New York may be closer to having regulated mobile betting options … Read more

Golden Nugget, Tioga Downs Partner For Future Online Gambling In NY

Golden Nugget, Tioga Downs Partner

Major gambling company Golden Nugget has partnered with the Tioga Downs casino and race track in New York for future access to distribute their online gaming platform. Online gambling and sports betting are not yet legal in New York, but Golden Nugget believes the state to be a $2 billion industry in the near future. … Read more

Mobile Lottery App “Jackpocket” Launches In New York

Jackpocket Launches In New York

Jackpocket will allow New York residents to play the New York State Lottery from their mobile devices. New York is the tenth state that Jackpocket has launched in across the United States. NEW YORK —New York is on the brink of legalizing online sports betting but lottery players in the state have to be rejoicing … Read more

New York Governor Hints At Local Online Sportsbooks For State Revenue

Cuomo Hints Positive Future In Sports Betting

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo made comments suggesting that regulated sports betting could be the next big wave of revenue for the state of New York. ALBANY, N.Y. – Sports bettors and online gamblers alike have been battling for the right to engage in their favorite hobby for years now. In the state of New … Read more