Hawthorne Race Course PointsBet
News 29-01-2021

PointsBet Sportsbook Opens in Illinois This Week

PointsBet Sportsbook has become the first Off-Track sportsbook in Illinois. PointsBet and Hawthorne Race Course opened its doors to the first off-track and non-casino sportsbook in Illinois this week, after receiving approval from the Illinois Gaming Board. The Hawthorne in Crestwood has recently undergone significant upgrades and refurbishments and is part of the off-tracking betting […]

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US betting handle Nov 2020
News 29-01-2021

US Sports Betting Sets Record in November

The November sports betting handle in the United States fell just short of $3.5 billion, coming in at $3.46 billion. The final numbers were just reported on Wednesday after the Illinois Gaming Board released the final figures for the Land of Lincoln. The US went over the $3 billion mark for the first time in […]

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BetMGM Virginia
News 28-01-2021

BetMGM & BetRivers Enter Virginia Betting Market

Two new operators hit the Virginia sports betting market as BetMGM & BetRivers join the party. BetMGM and BetRivers have this week launched their online sportsbooks in Virginia, bringing the total number of online platforms currently live in the Old Dominion State to four. BetMGM and BetRivers became the third and fourth sportsbooks to launch, […]

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DraftKings Virginia launch
News 26-01-2021

DraftKings Launches in Virginia

DraftKings has become the latest operator to launch in Virginia, and they will soon be joined by BetMGM. The Virginia Lottery decided to approve DraftKings and BetMGM before the NFL Conference Championship games began. Daily Fantasy Sports betting giant DraftKings announced on Sunday that its platform was now accepting bets in Virginia. The online sports […]

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FanDuel Virginia launch
News 25-01-2021

FanDuel Goes Live in Virginia

Last week, FanDuel became the first sportsbook to launch in Virginia. Residents in Virginia received a shock last week as some significant news was revealed. Online VA sports betting was now available, with bettors now able to place wagers via their mobile devices. Last Wednesday, FanDuel sportsbook announced that bettors in Virginia would be able to […]

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PA december record
News 22-01-2021

Pennsylvania Sees Record Gambling Numbers in December

Pennsylvania’s online sports betting & iGaming set a new record in December. After disappointing numbers posted in November, the PA sports betting handle bounced back in spectacular fashion in December. Additionally, iGaming numbers also set a new monthly record. Pennsylvania revealed a total handle earlier this week of $548.6 million, an increase of 11.5% from […]

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PointsBet Detroit Red Wings gaming partner
News 14-01-2021

PointsBet Detroit Red Wings Partnership

PointsBet has revealed a new multi-year deal with the Detroit Red Wings to become the official gaming partner. Sports betting operator PointsBet, who have been making waves in the United States recently, has signed another deal with a famous sports team. The company has revealed they have agreed to a multi-year deal, which sees them […]

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William Hill Iowa
News 06-01-2021

William Hill Now Available in Iowa

William Hill US has introduced its sports betting desktop site and mobile app in Iowa. The news comes following the Hawkeye State removing its on-property sign-up requirement, meaning bettors can sign up remotely from anywhere within the state. William Hill is one of the most established operators in the United States, and its app has […]

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Iowa sportsbook remote registration
News 04-01-2021

Mobile Registration Available in Iowa

January 1, 2021, marked a significant change in the Iowa sports betting industry, and it should bring some huge numbers for the state. The in-person registration requirement has now been lifted, and sports bettors can now register for an account through a mobile device. Iowa sports betting launched back in August 2019, but there has […]

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BetMGM Philadelphia 76ers partnership
News 29-12-2020

Philadelphia 76ers Team up With BetMGM

Philadelphia 76ers have announced BetMGM as their official sports betting partner. The NBA’s Philadelphia 76ers have revealed that they have struck a partnership with well-known sports betting company, BetMGM. The deal with the Philadelphia 76ers comes following BetMGM launching their mobile sports betting platform in Philadelphia. The collaboration contains several perks for both parties, including […]

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