How much has sports betting in the US changed in just one year? Take a look at Pat McAfee. Last year at this time, the former Indianapolis Colts punter turned popular media personality was promoting an offshore sportsbook operating illegally in the States. Today, McAfee has made the switch to FanDuel , a legal US sportsbook operator.
Points Betting is a unique sports betting option available only at PointsBet Sportsbook (currently in New Jersey and Iowa). This kind of point spread wager is based on the margin of victory or loss and can be very volatile, depending on how much risk a bettor wants to take on a game.
The new sports betting app from Fox Sports, FOX Bet , went live in New Jersey over the weekend. On Wednesday, one day before the 2019 NFL season kicked off, the new sportsbook soft-launched in Pennsylvania, giving millions of sports fans in the Northeast another option to place their wagers during the football season.
In an interview on the Vegas Sports and Information Network (VSiN) earlier this week, DraftKings Sportsbook Director Johnny Avello revealed that the company is looking at dates for their major live sports betting event of the year. DraftKings is considering the first week of December for the second annual DraftKings Sports Betting National Championship (SBNC).
The definition of the middle is “equally distant from the extremes,” according to Merrian Webster dictionary. Betting a middle (also known as “middling”) is a sports betting strategy that makes the most out of a change in point spreads, odds, and totals. Middling isn’t a term that many who are new sports betting are familiar with.
A common phrase heard from experienced football bettors is: ” I don’t bet teams, I bet numbers.” Picking the winning team in a football game isn’t easy. It’s even more difficult to place a winning wager on a game that involves a point spread or total. Bettors look for key numbers.
The day is here – sports betting is now legal and operational in Iowa ! The Hawkeye State becomes the 11th state to accept legal sports bets on Thursday, Aug. 15 at noon. There are 19 licensed casinos eligible to offer sports betting in the state, but not all will be opening a retail or online sportsbook right away.
Major League Baseball (MLB) recently announced the first-ever ” Field Of Dreams” game. This unique baseball game will take place in Dyersville, Iowa on August 13, 2020, next to the baseball field from the 1989 movie. The New York Yankees will play the Chicago White Sox.
Big news for NFL fans and gamblers across Pennsylvania. SugarHouse Sportsbook, in partnership with BetRivers Sportsbook , have announced the first online Las Vegas-style football handicapping contest in the Keystone State. The $500,000 Pennsylvania Pick’em contest will take place throughout the 17 weeks of the 2019 NFL regular season.