SportsHandle: that was the week that was in US sports betting

SportsHandle and friends deliver another round-up of the week’s big developments in US sports betting. Will Maryland Sports Betting Referendum Gain Public Support? Maryland lawmakers earlier...

DraftKings explores alternative markets to keep sports bettors engaged

With traditional sports betting options dwindling as a consequence of temporary major league suspensions in the face of COVID-19, DFS operator DraftKings has been...

NHL launches extra content to keep fans engaged during league hiatus

As the National Hockey League (NHL) community continues to practice social distancing and take all necessary precautions during this ever-changing time, the league has...

NIGA calls on members for continued support through unprecedented times

Ernest Stevens Jnr, Chairman of the National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA) has asked member tribes to continue supporting each other through what he described...

Eight more weeks of COVID closures will cost US casino sector $21.3bn

Casey Clark, Senior Vice President of Strategic Communications at the American Gaming Association (AGA), has issued a stark warning to policy makers on the...

Pennsylvania joins New Jersey and Nevada in passing $2bn threshold

A busy February pushed Pennsylvania’s retail and online sportsbooks past the $2bn mark in wagers since the state’s legalization of sports betting. But with...

Sportech better positioned to face a challenging year amid COVID-19 crisis

International betting technology firm Sportech, operator of the Winners and Bobby V’s betting and sports bar venues in Connecticut and Bump 50:50 in-stadia wagering...

Betcris signs multi-year partnership with Brazil’s A Series soccer league

Latin American gaming operator Betcris and the Campeonato Brasileiro Série A (Brazilian Championship A Series) soccer league have signed a multi-year partnership this week.  The...

Spiffbet enters into game content agreement with Panoramasoft SA

Gaming content specialist Spiffbet has signed an agreement with Panoramasoft SA for the supply of casino games to operators connected to the latter’s Panorama...

Argentina and Colombia working to promote integrity in football

While Europe, with its extensive product offering, has formed an extensive lead in the global sports betting sector, Latin American jurisdictions are working to...

Event News

Canadian Gaming Summit to zoom in on land-based operations 

Canadian Gaming Summit to zoom in on land-based operations 

As land-based verticals increasingly face pressure to innovate and compete with digital platforms, the upcoming Canadian Gaming Summit will explore the unique characteristics of...
SBC announces major industry event launch in 2025 with SBC Summit Americas

SBC announces major 2025 event launch with SBC Summit Americas

SBC has announced the launch of SBC Summit Americas, a reimagined show that combines the strengths of SBC Summit North America and SBC Summit...

Protecting integrity in sports and betting means educating all parties

Behind the scenes, attempts to ensure integrity in sports and sports betting are constantly ongoing. But with the issue under the microscope due to...
Cordish gaming cannibalization

Cordish’s Rob Norton ballparks casino cannibalization at 15-23%

To some in the industry, Rob Norton is an obstructionist. The president of Cordish Gaming's stance against iGaming legislation in states like Maryland has...