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New York Mobile Sports Betting Leveling Off After Explosive Start

Jun 6, 2022 - 2:23 PM ET

The weekly report released by the New York State Gaming Commission (NYSGC) on Friday showed approximately $271.9 million in bets was taken by mobile sportsbooks between May 23 and May 29.

Tax Haul from New York Sports Betting Sets U.S. Record, Governor Says

Jun 1, 2022 - 12:28 PM ET

Mobile sports betting in the Empire State has already generated over $263 million in tax dollars for New York, Governor Kathy Hochul says.

New York Mobile Sportsbooks Continue to See Weekly Handle Slide

May 27, 2022 - 3:30 PM ET

The numbers aren't overly surprising, considering legal sports betting is currently entering its slow season in North America, with no NFL or college football games on which to wager.

New York Mobile Sportsbooks Have Lowest Weekly Handle Since Launch

May 24, 2022 - 11:11 AM ET

The New York State Gaming Commission recently released its latest numbers for online sports betting, and the Empire State posted its lowest weekly handle since its launch.

Mobile Sports Betting in New York Bounces Back After Off-Week

May 16, 2022 - 10:55 AM ET

All eight of New York’s active mobile operators saw an increase in sports-betting revenue for the week ended May 8, with all but two improving on their handle from the week prior.

U.S. Sports Betting Numbers Skyrocket, Breaking Records in Q1 2022

May 11, 2022 - 3:40 PM ET

Numbers released by the American Gaming Association on Wednesday showed commercial sports betting in the U.S. set an all-time quarterly record with a handle of $26.34 billion for the three months ended March 31.

Illinois Sports Betting Flirts with Billion-Dollar Handle in Record-Breaking March

May 10, 2022 - 2:12 PM ET

March’s sports betting dwarfed the $679.3 million in wagering in Illinois in February and surpassed the previous state record of $867.5 million that was set in January.

New York Mobile Sportsbooks Surpass Billion-Dollar Mark for Fourth Straight Month

May 9, 2022 - 11:56 AM ET

Although the total was the lowest monthly handle to date, New York mobile sportsbooks have now combined for more than $6 billion in wagering in 2022 — a pace unmatched by any other U.S. state.

Illinois Sports Betting: Bally’s Gets Nod for $1.7B Chicago Casino Project

May 5, 2022 - 6:23 PM ET

The Illinois gaming scene continues to evolve, with a new casino for Chicago on the horizon and the state's online sports betting market continuing to mature.

New York Mobile Sports Betting Sees Another Weekly Bump in Action

Apr 29, 2022 - 3:15 PM ET

The New York State Gaming Commission reported a weekly mobile betting handle of nearly $334.5 million for the week ended April 24, an increase of more than $20 million from the week before.

Ohio Sports Betting: Cleveland Browns and Bally’s Announce Partnership Ahead of State Launch

Apr 27, 2022 - 7:15 PM ET

The multi-year deal makes Bally’s an official sports betting partner of the team and provides its mobile sportsbook with access to the Ohio market when legal wagering launches there.

FanDuel Inks Deal to Become Official Sports Betting Partner of the New York Yankees

Apr 25, 2022 - 2:53 PM ET

The multi-year partnership announced on Monday expands on a previous relationship between the sportsbook and MLB club and ensures that FanDuel will remain affiliated with the franchise for the foreseeable future.

New York Sportsbooks Again Draw Over $300 Million in Weekly Mobile Betting

Apr 22, 2022 - 7:16 PM ET

The momentum continues in New York even as the Empire State still lacks its ninth online sportsbook, Bally Bet.

First Full Week of April Sees Uptick in New York Mobile Sports Betting

Apr 16, 2022 - 6:54 PM ET

New York’s mobile sportsbooks have seen an increase in action this month with the March Madness Final, MLB returning, and both the NBA and NHL heating up.

Illinois Sports Betting: Prairie State Wagers Nearly $300 Million on NCAA Basketball Tournaments

Apr 14, 2022 - 2:02 PM ET

This year’s March Madness coincided with the ban on remote registration being lifted in Illinois on March 5, which was likely a major contributor to the lofty numbers.

Indiana Sports Betting Soars in March Due to Hefty Basketball Action

Apr 12, 2022 - 11:30 AM ET

March was a significant sports betting month for Indiana thanks in large part to the NCAA basketball tournament, which helped drive a healthy amount of hoops-related wagering.

New York Posts Strong Sports Betting Numbers Last Month, Propelled by March Madness

Apr 12, 2022 - 11:00 AM ET

The $1,638,266,833 in handle for Empire State online sportsbooks in March was up more than $100 million from February, but about $31 million short of the state’s record-breaking January.

Arizona Breaks its Sports-Betting Record With Over $500M in January Handle

Apr 5, 2022 - 11:54 AM ET

Arizona finally announced its sports-betting numbers for January and, after breaking a monthly record for handle in December, the state did so once again to start 2022.

New York's Mobile Sports Betting Numbers Dip as March Madness Calms Down

Apr 1, 2022 - 2:40 PM ET

The week ending March 27 saw the Empire State’s sportsbooks take around $327.8 million in bets, the second-lowest weekly total since online sports gambling legally began back in January.

Indiana Sportsbooks Take $409M in Wagers in February as Strong Betting Year Continues

Mar 15, 2022 - 12:25 PM ET

Hoosier State bookmakers have now taken north of $390 million in basketball wagers in 2022, and that number should rocket higher this month thanks to the biggest betting event of the year – March Madness.

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