Early days for NY sportsbooks as fortunes fluctuate in July and August

Sports wagering at Rivers Casino & Resort in Schenectady, New York, has been subject to significant fluctuation since its launch four weeks ago. The...

Sports betting records set to fall as Pennsylvania’s online sector thrives

Online sports wagering took the lion’s share of Pennsylvania's bets for the first time in July, contributing to another monthly record handle according to...

theScore shoots for New Jersey market with approval to offer sports betting

Toronto-based media and sports betting firm theScore will now be able to make its first foray into the burgeoning New Jersey sports betting space...

DoJ files notice of appeal against New Hampshire Wire Act ruling

The US Department of Justice (DoJ) has filed a notice of appeal following the decision in June by the United States District Court for...

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. On paper, NCAA still opposes sports betting. Should it continue...

Established Aussie sports tipping site joins the American gold rush

Leading Australian tipping site Champion Bets has this week launched a new brand for the fast-growing US market. Sports Predictor is aimed squarely at...

Legal sports wagering on the state map as Iowa goes live this week

Iowa became the 11th state this week to offer legal sports betting, with bettors now able to wager physically at eight casinos and online...

MLB signs up FanDuel as latest authorized gaming operator

DFS and sports betting operator FanDuel Group and Major League Baseball (MLB) have entered into a multi-year partnership in which FanDuel becomes an authorized...

MLS reportedly set to confirm 28th franchise with St. Louis

Major League Soccer (MLS) is set to officially award St. Louis an expansion franchise to become the league’s 28th club according to reports emerging...

Approval for KAX Media America in Pennsylvania and West Virginia

KAX Media America, the US subsidiary of Gambling.com Group, has received approval from both the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board and the West Virginia Lottery...

Event News

AGA confirms September dates for Responsible Gaming Education week

The American Gaming Association has confirmed the dates for its 2019 Responsible Gaming Education Week. It will take place from September 15 to 21...

LatAm and CIS growth specialists head Emerging Markets track at Betting on Sports

Latin American and CIS growth experts JD Duarte and Stan Reoutt will bookend the Emerging Markets track at Betting on Sports 2019, as part...

Casino lifetime achievement award for Bob Hamman

Bob Hamman, President and CEO of SCA Promotions and SCA Gaming, will be presented with a Casino Lifetime Achievement Award at the 16th annual...

Calvi sets out GLMS vision and mission at NCPG regulators roundtable

Global Lottery Monitoring System (GLMS) President Ludovico Calvi set out the association’s vision and mission during an address this week at a Regulators Roundtable as...