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Illinois sports betting

Mobile Registration Helps Illinois Sports Betting To Record Handle

With in-person registration requirements gone for good, Illinois sports betting is hitting new heights. Illinois sportsbooks took $971.3 million in bets in March, according to an Illinois Gaming Board report released Monday. That bests the previous high of $867.5 million set in January. The total handle was a 43% increase compared to the $679.4 million […] Read More
Posted on: May 11, 2022 | Sports Betting | Pat Evans
Circa Sports

How Much Is Circa Sports Paying For IL Sports Betting Access?

Circa Sports is expanding to the Illinois sports betting market. The Las Vegas-based sportsbook announced Monday it secured market access to IL sports betting via regional casino operator Full House. Under the deal, Circa will run a retail sportsbook at Full House’s American Place resort, which is under construction in Waukegan, Ill. They will also […] Read More
Posted on: May 10, 2022 | Sports Betting | Brad Allen
Ohio sports betting

Ohio Sports Betting Applications Will Open Sooner Than Expected

The application period for Ohio sports betting licensees will open a bit earlier than expected, according to the Casino Control Commission. The regulator laid out a new timeline Wednesday that shows just when certain Ohio sports betting applications will be ready for submission. Unfortunately for those eagerly awaiting the market’s launch, the update did not include […] Read More
Posted on: May 9, 2022 | Regulation Sports Betting | Matthew Waters
offshore sportsbook

Opinion: Would Federal Offshore Sportsbook Crackdown Really Help?

In a letter dated April 13, American Gaming Association (AGA) CEO and President Bill Miller sent a letter to U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland asking the Department of Justice (DOJ) to focus its attention on illegal gaming including offshore sportsbook activity taking place “across our great nation.” The letter correctly notes that illegal gambling is […] Read More
Posted on: May 9, 2022 | Opinion Regulation Sports Betting | John Holden
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The Week In Sports Betting News: Let’s Talk Earnings Calls

Happy Monday, everyone. This week, sports betting news should still focus largely on earnings calls, except for everyone waiting on Missouri. The LSR Podcast dove into one of last week’s biggest stories: the online California sports betting proposal turning in 1.6 million signatures. That should all but ensure the proposal will hit the ballot, along […] Read More
Posted on: May 9, 2022 | Sports Betting | Matthew Waters
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