Daily Sports Betting Preview 12/22/2020: Bowl Games, Serie A, KeSPA Cup

Potato Bowl

The Potato Bowl has Tulane as a 2.5-point favorite over Nevada. The Boca Raton Bowl sees Brigham Young as a six-point favorite over UCF. Juventus has -250 odds to defeat Fiorentina on the three-way moneyline. LAS VEGAS – Welcome to this Tuesday edition of the Daily Sports Betting Preview! Today’s Preview starts off with an … Read more

All Eyes Turn To Nevada’s Election Betting Odds With Delayed Counting

nevada

Nevada opened as a -450 odds favorite to vote for Joe Biden in the electoral college. Nevada’s odds grew as high as -1400 but have regressed to -900 since Day 2 started. LAS VEGAS – Into Day 2 of the US Presidential Election, Joe Biden holds the favorite status at online sportsbooks. As he holds … Read more

UFC and Boxing Return In Nevada, Sportsbooks Ready For Action

UFC Las Vegas

Nevada has approved UFC and boxing events to be scheduled on May 30, June 6, June 9, and June 11. Tyron Woodley is a -182 favorite in the headline match over Gilbert Burns in the May 30 UFC Fight Night. LAS VEGAS – The city of Las Vegas has been approved to host two UFC … Read more

Delaware iGaming Receives Huge Boost During Stay-At-Home Order

Delaware iGaming

Delaware totaled $28.5 million in iGaming handle in April and collected $856,000 in revenue, easily the highest respective totals in state history. Delaware is one of only four states to offer fully legal online casino gambling, putting it in an ideal position to weather the storm of the COVID-19 crisis. While the increased handle and … Read more

William Hill, Other Vegas Casinos Opening Drive-Thrus

Drive Thru Sports Betting

Las Vegas sportsbooks are holding drive through registrations for their mobile sports betting apps. Nevada does not offer remote registrations for online betting. New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Indiana all offer remote registrations and have seen a majority of their bets come from online platforms. LAS VEGAS — Las Vegas sportsbooks are opening drive through registrations … Read more

Nevada Surges, New Jersey Falls In February Sports Betting Revenue

Super Bowl LIV

Nevada sportsbooks earned $34.9 million in revenue on $466.3 million in bets during February. New Jersey earned only $16.9 million in revenue on $494.8 million in bets during the same time frame. Nevada likely profited from a high volume of losing Super Bowl bets, while New Jersey lost money on a large number of winning … Read more

Washington Becomes First State To Legalize Sports Betting In 2020

Washington Legalizes Sports Betting at Tribal Casinos

Washington Governor Jay Inslee signed a sports betting bill into law on Wednesday, after an emergency provision was added to it to bypass voter referendum The law authorizes tribal casinos in Washington to apply for licenses to operate sportsbooks but does not extend that privilege to nontribal casinos or out-of-state operators. A Nevada-based gaming company … Read more

Astros Win Could Cost Texas Retailer Close To $15M

Jim “Mattress Mack” McIngvale

The Houston Astros start the road to the World Series against either the Oakland A’s or the Tampa Bay Rays. The “Win it All” promotion being held by the Gallery Furniture store in Houston to profit from the owner’s bet on the Astros to win the World Series ends on October 2. This wager could … Read more

US Mobile Sports Betting Is A Multi-Million Dollar Industry

Mobile Sports Betting

In their first year of legalized sports betting, New Jersey residents bet $3.2 million on sporting events and $2.4 million of those wagers came from their internet/mobile platforms. June 2019 showed that 83% of all sports wagers done in the state of New Jersey were done online while only 17% occurred at sports betting locations. … Read more

Parallels Between The Legal Sports Betting, Marijuana, And Alcohol Industries

The Legal Sports Betting, Marijuana, And Alcohol Industries

Legal sports betting is now offered in 13 states and 17 states in total have legalized the activity since the repeal of PASPA. There are a total of 10 states that have legalized recreational marijuana and 33 that have legalized the drug for medical use. The market value of alcoholic drinks is expected to reach … Read more