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Author: Dustin Gouker

Dustin Gouker has been a sports journalist for more than 15 years, working as a reporter, editor and designer -- including stops at The Washington Post and the D.C. Examiner.

NJ Sports Betting Almost Doubles Total Amount Wagered In A Month: $184 Million In September

New Jersey sports betting grew in a big way in a month, with nearly double the amount of wagered from…

Wynn Resorts Going After US Sports Betting With New BetBull Deal

Wynn Resorts took one of its first visible steps toward capitalizing on the emerging US sports betting market by announcing…

The Newest State With Sports Betting: New Mexico Casino To Launch Next Week

New Mexico will apparently have sports gambling next week, after Nevada company USBookmaking said it will provide services for new…

NBA And MGM Team Up For Free-To-Play Betting Contest On Teams’ Win Totals

The NBA is offering a free-to-play betting-style game with a grand prize of a million dollars, in conjunction with its…

Delaware Sees $17 Million In Sports Bets For First Month Of Football Season

Delaware quickly saw the impact of football season on its bottom line for sports betting. The Delaware Lottery reported that…

New Jersey Is About To Get A Boost From NHL And NBA Betting

The start of the NFL season marked what was likely a huge boost for the nascent New Jersey sports betting…

West Virginia Mobile Sports Betting Is Just Weeks Away, Hollywood Casino Exec Says

An executive for Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races indicated recently that its launch of mobile West Virginia sports betting is…

SugarHouse, Rivers Apply For PA Sports Betting, Becoming Fourth, Fifth Casinos To Petition State

A third of the active casinos in Pennsylvania have now petitioned the state to offer sports betting, after SugarHouse Casino…

Members Of Congress Urge House Committee To Approach Sports Betting ‘With Caution’ In New Letter

A pair of members of Congress from states with legal sports betting have a message for a House subcommittee examining…

Harrah’s Philadelphia Becomes Third PA Casino To Petition To Offer Sports Betting

Harrah's Philadelphia has petitioned the PA Gaming Control Board to request approval for sports wagering. Parx and Hollywood casinos have…