Washington State Legalizes In-State Sports Betting, But Not Online

Washington Tribal Sports Betting

On Wednesday, Washington Governor Jay Inslee signed a bill that will allow for regulated sports betting to occur in-state. Those looking forward to brick-and-mortar sportsbooks to pop up their hometown will have to wait, as the measure only allows for wagering on sports at casinos located on Native American reservations. The language of the bill …

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Sports Betting Options Slim As Coronavirus Pandemic Puts Major Sports On Ice

Coronavirus Soccer Betting

COVID-19, or Coronavirus, has caused several major sports organizations to postpone operations or cancel games and tournaments entirely. The NCAA has canceled all postseason college basketball tournaments, and the XFL has decided to end its 2020 season after five games. The MLB, NBA, NHL, and MLS have all decided to postpone league activities for at …

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Illinois Legislature Paves Way For Additional Sports Betting

Illinois Sports Betting

Last Summer, sports betting in the state of Illinois was declared legal by the state legislature. The state has now awarded temporary sportsbook licenses to six casino locations within their borders to offer sports betting. They cannot take bets at the moment, but they are preparing their operations to begin accepting wagers once the legislature …

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Rocky Mountain High: Colorado Prepares for In-State, Regulated Sports Betting

Colorado Sports Betting

The state of Colorado will soon feature in-state, regulated sports betting and is preparing for a May 1st rollout. Voters were able to approve of Proposition DD, allowing for legal sports betting in Colorado. Colorado residents, or visitors to the state, that are interested in placing a sports bet after May 1st have a few options. …

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Saturday Night’s Alright for Fightin’: Wilder vs. Fury II Odds Draw Close to Even

Wilder Fury 2 Odds

The long-anticipated rematch between WBC Heavyweight Champion Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury is this Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. The eyes of fighting fans across the globe, as well as fans of US sports betting, will be focused on this contest between elite heavyweights. We take a look at the …

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Legislative Update: States Where Legal Sports Betting Faces Long Odds

Legal Sports Betting America

Following the repeal of PAPSA in 2018, many states have introduced or passed legislation that allows for regulated in-state sports betting. While some states were eager to pass legislation and start collecting the tax revenue that legal gaming provides, other states were not as enthusiastic and have placed many hurdles in the way of new …

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Atlanta’s Major Sports Teams Push for Online Gambling in GA

Atlanta Sports

Executives for major sports teams in Atlanta pushed to legalize online gambling in the state of Georgia at a recent Atlanta Press Club luncheon. Representatives from the Atlanta Braves, Atlanta Hawks, and Atlanta Falcons were in attendance in an attempt to jumpstart their gaming agenda, which they hope will attract younger fans to their product. …

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CBS Sports, William Hill Strike Sports Betting Content Partnership

William Hill

CBS Sports has entered into a partnership with U.K. based oddsmaker William Hill, one of the largest sportsbooks in the world. The deal makes William Hill the official sportsbook of CBS Sports. They will now provide all betting lines and other gambling information that CBS features on their vast array of products. This week’s announcement …

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Cardinals DB Josh Shaw bet against his own team, will appeal suspension from NFL

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Josh Shaw will appeal his suspension, according to a report from ESPN. However, it’s hard to imagine the odds of being in his favor. Shaw, a defensive back for the Arizona Cardinals, broke the league’s rules by betting on NFL games on multiple occasions—and against his own team no-less. After an investigation from the NFL, …

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Sun could shine on sports betting bills in Florida next year

sports betting florida bills

Everyone goes to Florida to retire. But given the new sports betting bills filed by Republican Senator Jeff Brandes, the state could play host to fresh life. Brandes, who has represented Pinellas County since 2012, introduced SB 968, SB 970, and SB 972, last Monday. The group’s main bill, SB 968, would establish the regulations …

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