New Mexico Lottery introduces sports lottery and extends Intralot deal

The New Mexico Lottery board has voted unanimously to move forward with the creation of a game tied to the outcome of sporting events...

SingleShot eyes next phase of growth into mainstream sports betting

Nevada-registered SingleShot Entertainment Inc has appointed former Merrill Lynch director Ashish Patel as its new CEO to help further its aspirations for growth in the sports betting...

That was the week that was in US sports betting

SportsHandle's Brett Smiley brings SBC Americas readers another low-down on the latest developments in US sports betting this week. How November Elections And A Court...
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Long road lies ahead to the land of sports betting opportunity

This week saw four more states make the headlines in the ongoing saga regarding sports betting in the US. Arkansas and Louisiana citizens voted...

Eldorado cites importance of William Hill partnership in Q3 update

Eldorado Resorts has published its Q3 update for the period ended September 30 2018, recording total revenue of $487.3m, up from $472.9m year-on-year. Operating...

Darrelle Revis becomes the face of PointsBet digital sportsbook

Online bookmaker PointsBet has signed future NFL Hall-of-Famer, Darrelle Revis, to serve as a business partner and the face of its digital sportsbook as...

DraftKings Sportsbook Pools makes sports betting simpler

DraftKings  has announced the launch this week of DraftKings Sportsbook Pools, a new and easier way to bet on sports by selecting potential outcomes...

Sportradar chosen as exclusive data supplier for MGM-GVC Interactive

MGM-GVC Interactive LLC, the newly developed US strategic joint venture between MGM Resorts and GVC Holdings, has confirmed that it will utilize Sportradar as the exclusive data supplier for its...

Louisiana pushes start button on fantasy sports; now the wait begins

Online fantasy sports contests will be allowed in Louisiana after a vote this week paved the way for a state law to legalize the...

BtoBet strengthens LatAm presence with Betalfa.co in Colombia

iGaming and sportsbook platform provider BtoBet has furthered cemented its foothold in the Latin American region with the launch of Betalfa.co. The sports betting portal...

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AI the focus of attention at this year’s GSA Technology Summit

The world of artificial intelligence (AI) will be the subject of the Gaming Standards Association's (GSA) Technology Summit this year. Titled "Focus on Artificial...

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...