Pat Evans

Pat Evans is a Las Vegas-based reporter covering sports business. Evans previously worked at Front Office Sports and the Grand Rapids Business Journal. He has authored two books: Grand Rapids Beer and Nevada Beer.

Colorado sports betting

Steady Climb Continues In Rockies For Colorado Sports Betting Market

Billed from the start as one of the great experiments in early US sports betting, Colorado hit another new high in January. Mile High bettors wagered $326.9 million, according to a Colorado Division of Gaming report released Thursday. It’s the ninth consecutive month CO sports betting operators took record handle. Gross sports betting revenue also set a […] Read More
Posted on: February 25, 2021 | Sports Betting | Pat Evans
WynnBet

Can WynnBet Get A Boost From A Sports Podcast Studio On Property?

WynnBet is at the center of Wynn Resorts’ $3.5 million equity investment into Blue Wire, a sports podcasting company. The three-year partnership includes a rent-free studio in the Wynn lobby in Las Vegas. The studio will debut this summer with Blue Wire hiring national “sports and pop culture talent to create daily content,” according to […] Read More
Posted on: February 25, 2021 | Sports Betting | Pat Evans
Barstool Sportsbook

Westgate SuperBook Takes Aim At Barstool Sportsbook Trademark Infringement

A potential trademark battle is brewing between newcomer Barstool Sportsbook and stalwart Las Vegas operator Westgate SuperBook. Barstool Sports founder Dave Portnoy on Wednesday tweeted a cease-and-desist letter sent by Westgate Las Vegas legal representatives. The letter claims infringement of the use of “GOOD TEAMS WIN, GREAT TEAMS COVER” – a trademark owned by Westgate. […] Read More
Posted on: February 18, 2021 | Sports Betting | Pat Evans
Pennsylvania sports betting

Keystone Props: Pennsylvania Sports Betting Hits $600 Million Handle in January

PA sports betting figures continued to climb to record heights in January. A record $615.3 million was wagered last month, according to the Pennsylvania sports betting state report released Wednesday. That tops the previous record of $548.6 million in December. The wagers generated $33.9 million in gross revenues, a dip from the $34.1 million in […] Read More
Posted on: February 17, 2021 | Sports Betting | Pat Evans
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