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Virginia Following Colorado’s Footsteps in Gaming Community

Colorado’s voters approved the legalization of sports betting in November of 2019 for both land-based and digital gaming. This became official on May 1. The Coronavirus continues to cripple the gaming community, but Virginia has also continued to push for legalizing sports betting in the Old Dominion State. While Colorado has gone live, it may […]

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DraftKings to Compete In PA After Wednesday MeetingDraftKings Online in Pennsylvania

DraftKings to Compete In PA After Wednesday Meeting

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) will hold their monthly meeting via teleconference Wednesday, April 29. The main topic of the agenda is an approval for an Interactive Gaming Operator License (online casino gambling) for DraftKings. The company with its initial taste in the Keystone State in fantasy sports has been operating in the state […]

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Boom Sports Secures Sportsbooks in Five US StatesBoom Sports Expand Mobile Platforms

Boom Sports Secures Sportsbooks in Five US States

Boom Sports, the New York based game developer and tech supplier, secured market access to operate its own mobile sportsbook and online casino. They have established themselves as a best-in-class game developer and technology provider. Boom Sports will launch a consumer-facing sportsbook. New Relationship with Penn National Gaming The firm confirmed an agreement with Penn […]

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SC Introduces Mobile App with Scientific Games Partnership Extension

Sources have released an announcement of a six year extension between the South Carolina Lottery and Scientific Games, continuing their 18-year partnership when the lottery debuted in 2002. What Exactly is Scientific Games? Scientific Games is a Las Vegas based corporation that is a global leader in gaming and lottery operations. They have designed and […]

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New Jersey Sportsbooks Prepare for NFL Draft

The National Football League (NFL) is in preparation to gather virtually from their own homes for selections for the 2020 NFL draft. There has been a large amount of scrutiny regarding whether or not the draft should take place, but as of now it seems to be set and ready to go as scheduled on […]

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SBC Managing Director Looking for Expansions to Online Gambling

The Sports Betting Community (SBC) is focused on substantial growth of online gambling options throughout the United States once the COVID-19 pandemic is contained. Andrew McCarron, SBC’s managing director, spoke his views on the SBC sponsored Digital Summit scheduled from April 27 to May 1. Planned Topics of Discussion During Digital Summit Several gambling issues […]

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Presidential Election Betting Interest In West VirginiaWest Virginia Gambling on Government Elections

Presidential Election Betting Interest In West Virginia

FanDuel and BetMGM joins FanDuel to seek allowance for permission of allowing 2020 presidential election betting in West Virginia. Several emails surfaced Monday on Document Cloud, a sharing platform for journalists, regarding information between WV Lottery officials and representatives from the bookmakers. What Information Was Contained In The Emails? Between April 6-8, messages emerged involving […]

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US Online Gambling Service Malfunctions Causing Concern to GamersOnline Gambling On Temporary Hold

US Online Gambling Service Malfunctions Causing Concern to Gamers

Concerns are rising from gambling issues as certain online wagering sites and applications have been out of service for close to two weeks. These affected sites and applications include the following: BetAmerica – Both New Jersey and Pennsylvania – Both sportsbook and online casino Golden Nugget – Sportsbook in New Jersey Resorts Atlantic City – […]

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Michigan Pushing to Expedite Opening Day for Online Sports Betting

The initiation of legalizing land-based sports betting in Michigan couldn’t have happened at a more inconvenient time. The COVID-19 pandemic was a major blow to the expected revenue for the state. The market for Michigan launched on March 11, but was almost immediately placed on hold March 16 due to the suspension of land-based casino […]

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ENASCAR Gains Sportsbook Approval in Nevada

Nevada regulators with the Nevada Gaming Control (NGC) have been previously reluctant to allow esports betting, but have recently grown to acceptance. Sportsbooks throughout the country have become frantic, scrambling for any available sports betting opportunities during the Coronavirus pandemic. Due to this adjusted opinion regarding esports, the NGC approved betting on the 2020 eNASCAR […]

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