NASCAR is jumping into sports betting and should have its first gambling product ready for the public in September. This new sports betting platform has been in the works since May. Earlier this year, NASCAR announced a deal with Genius Sports to create new sports betting options for sportsbook operators.
The All-Star Game is over but the biggest impact on MLB futures betting might have taken place the night before. Two rookies dominated the field in the Home Run Derby this year. Pete Alonso of the New York Mets took the Home Run Derby crown. Meanwhile, while Vladimir Guerrero Jr.
On Monday, Eldorado Resorts announced that will purchase Caesars Entertainment and the two companies will merge. Once approved, the company will keep the Caesars name and will become the largest casino owner and operator in the US with around 60 properties in 14 states.
Former MGM Resorts International VP of Race & Sports, Jay Rood, has a new gig. In a surprise to many in the sports betting industry, Rood’s new job isn’t another brick and mortar casino operator. He is now the Chief Risk Officer for Bet.Works. Bet.Works is a US-based iGaming and sportsbook platform supplier.
It’s that time of year again that we eagerly await the 2019 Golden Tee World Championship in Las Vegas. For the second consecutive year, the event will take place at The Orleans. Golden Tee fans can catch the live video game action in person from June 21 through June 23.
States around the US are proving that opening a full-service sports betting operation isn’t all that easy. A brand-new sportsbook operator in Nevada opened for business. The first Circa Sports retail sportsbook opened at the Golden Gate hotel and casino in downtown Las Vegas over the weekend.
This article was originally published on May 17. Once again, CG Technology was the first sportsbook operator in Nevada , and the US, to release point spreads for the entire 2019 NFL season. There are also totals and moneylines available for select games on the schedule.
Sinclair Broadcast Group is now a major player in the world of sports and sports betting. The company recently purchased 21 regional sports networks (RSN’s) that Disney acquired when they purchased from Fox last year. According to Sinclair, the valuation of the RSN’s in the deal was approximately $10 billion.