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Something To Be Thankful For: Special Thanksgiving NFL Sportsbook Promos

November 24, 2020 | By: Cole Rush

Thanksgiving week is upon us, and sportsbooks are rallying to provide you with some special Thanksgiving Day promos. As you celebrate in a safe and healthy manner, you can nab some excellent specials from FanDuel and DraftKings. Alongside your mashed potatoes and gravy, add an extra side of sports betting to your platter and watch […]

US Sports Betting Handle: Top 6 States For September 2020

November 20, 2020 | By: Geoff Fisk

September 2020 produced record-breaking numbers for combined legal sports betting handle in the US. The nation’s 18 legal sports betting jurisdictions (17 states plus Washington D.C.) saw nearly $3 billion in wagers come in for September. The return of NFL and NCAA football bolstered the surging US sports betting industry to its biggest month yet. […]

3 Sports Betting Strategies Sharps Use to Gain an Edge

November 20, 2020 | By: Erich Richter

As sports betting becomes more lucrative, strategies will become extremely important to the casual and sharp bettor alike. With this, fans will always be looking to get ahead; whether it is using advanced analytics or proven strategies. We take a look at some of these strategies that sharp bettors typically implement as well as success […]

Bally’s Corporation To Acquire Sports Betting Software Company Bet.Works

November 19, 2020 | By: Cole Rush

Bally’s Corporation has announced it will acquire US-based sports betting platform provider Bet.Works for $125 million.  This acquisition rounds out Bally’s Corporation’s existing portfolio, which already includes 14 casinos across 10 states (a few are pending acquisitions). Bet.Works brings sports betting into the fold. In the announcement press release, Bally’s estimates the sports betting and […]

DraftKings Michigan Pre-Launch Bonus Offers – $200 In Free Bets

November 14, 2020 | By: Amber Hoffman

As Michigan bettors eagerly anticipate a launch of online gambling apps before the end of the year, DraftKings Michigan is wasting no time in offer pre-launch registration offers. Claim a $100 sports bet plus $100 in casino credits be registering now. Claim Up To $200 In Free Bets (No Deposit Required) At DraftKings Michigan DraftKings […]

Is The Gambling Industry Being Absorbed By Tech?

November 11, 2020 | By: Erich Richter

The gambling industry has been part of our culture for centuries, and not just since the advent of casinos. Historians estimate that gambling began before written history, around 3000 BC when it’s estimated the first six-sided dice were used. According to a 2014 American Gaming Association study, the gambling industry was worth $240 billion, including […]

FanDuel Michigan Sports Betting $100 Launch Offer

November 11, 2020 | By: Chris Nesi

FanDuel Michigan is preparing to launch its sportsbook app and online casino app in the Wolverine State. The state legislature is on the verge of finalizing rules governing online gambling, which is the last step towards officially launching in the state. Eager Michigan sports bettors don’t have to wait for launch to get in on […]

5 Ways the Pandemic Has Changed Sports Betting

November 10, 2020 | By: Erich Richter

The COVID-19 pandemic has turned our lives upside down and sideways. The sports betting industry has been able to pivot in ways that few expected and companies are taking notice. In the future, we will look back at the COVID-19 pandemic as a major turning point for the sports betting industry. With things constantly in […]

Gambling Stocks Rip Higher on Hopes of COVID-19 Vaccine

November 9, 2020 | By: Erich Richter

Casinos are still reeling from being shut down during the early days of the pandemic, facing gaping holes in revenue streams and an anemic recovery due to continued capacity limitations. COVID-19 has forced gambling companies to change forever out of necessity to stay afloat, which isn’t necessarily a bad thing. COVID-19 resulted in unprecedented chaos […]