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News 15-04-2020

NY Mobile Sports Betting On Hold till 2021

Online Sports Betting has been delayed in the Empire State until 2021 in a blow to New York bettors. Although you can currently place wagers on sporting events legally in New York, mobile sports betting will not be coming to the state this year. At the moment you can place sports bets but only at […]

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del Lago Resort & Casino, New York
News 20-01-2020

New York Mobile Sports Betting: Key Lawmaker Optimistic For 2020

New York’s sports betting industry has been stuck in retail mode since its launch, but mobile betting is at least back on the agenda for 2020. A bill (S 17) which would have allowed online and mobile betting in New York stalled in the legislature last year, but that has not dissuaded its sponsor, Sen. […]

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DraftKings signs new deal with MSG
News 07-01-2020

DraftKings Inks New MSG Deal: But No Joy For Local Bettors

DraftKings is the new and exclusive betting partner of the New York Knicks and New York Rangers. That’s after DraftKings extended an existing partnership with the Madison Square Garden Company, originally signed in 2015 to cement a daily fantasy sports partnership. This quickly follows on from an announcement that DraftKings will become a public company […]

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Resorts World Catskills, Monticello
News 16-10-2019

NY Sports Betting Revenue Doubles

New York’s sports betting revenue has more than doubled again in September. The latest figures from the New York State Gaming Commission (NYSGC) show a revenue increase of 175.3% on the August figure ($783,896), with the state’s four licensed sports betting operators taking in a combined $2.3 million. That’s all from retail operations as mobile […]

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888 casinos new partner, the New York Jets
New York news 24-09-2019

888-Jets Deal Lucrative For Both Parties

The NFL’s New York Jets franchise and 888casino NJ have entered into a sponsorship agreement, effectively making the casino operator an official sponsor of the club. The deal will see 888’s promotional materials (logos and other brand symbols) displayed significantly through MetLife Stadium, the Jets’ home for games. The company will also feature the team […]

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New Jersey benefiting thanks to New York's Inactivity
New Jersey news 23-09-2019

New Jersey Sports Betting Apps Score

In a little over a year since the first legal sports bets were placed in New Jersey, the Garden State has established itself as the leading sports betting market in the country. That’s due in no small part to the failings of New York lawmakers to expand existing sports betting provisions to include mobile wagering […]

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Legal betting in the USA
News 12-09-2019

Benefits of using regulated sportsbooks

The passing into law of Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) in 1992, along with the advent of the internet, saw the rise of offshore betting operators and they still maintain a large share of the US betting market – revenue is estimated at between $2.5 billion to $3 billion. However, the repeal of […]

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Yellow Brick Road Casino, New York
News 10-09-2019

NY Sports Betting Set For Boost From NFL’s Kickoff

Legal sports betting in New York is up and running at seven locations and revenue is set for a boost from NFL’s kickoff. NY sports betting timeline New York became the 10th state to offer legal sports gambling back in July, taking advantage of the Supreme Court’s 2018 decision to strike down a federal law […]

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State by state guide to legal betting
News 05-09-2019

State-by-State Guide to legal sports betting

The Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears opened the NFL season at Soldier Field on Thursday and bettors in 13 states were able to legally bet on the game. That’s six more than at the opening kickoff last season, with Indiana and Rhode Island the latecomers and just in the nick of time, although only […]

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New York gambling
News 17-07-2019

Betting Begins In New York

On Tuesday of this week, New York casinos starting taking sports bets. The Rivers Casino opened up their sportsbook to the public at around 10 a.m. after a short ceremony featuring state and local officials. The first bet just happened to be 20 bucks on the Seattle Mariners. Thanks to the PASPA act passed last […]

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