Illinois Kicks Off Sports Betting; Eddie Olczyk Places First Wager At Rivers Casino SportsbookLegal sports betting is now underway in Illinois, after Rivers Casino in Des Plaines opened the state’s first sportsbook on Monday.
Indiana Legal Sports Bets Surge To Nearly $92 Million In 2nd MonthRegulated mobile betting began Oct. 3 when mobile sportsbook apps launched in Indiana, which attracted $48 million in bets for the month.
Unique, Strict Measures Taken To Prevent Improper College Sports GamblingPurdue University bans all gambling on school sports by members of the school community, while Illinois bans all in-state college betting.
Sports Betting Apps Go Live In IndianaIndiana is taking sports betting on the go.
15% Of American Adults Will Bet On NFL In 2019 Season, Survey SaysAccording to a new survey, 15 percent of the American adult population will wager on NFL games this season.
Legalized Sports Betting Begins In IndianaSports betting is underway in Indiana, with Gov. Eric Holcomb placing a bet at the Indiana Grand Racing & Casino in Shelbyville.
Indiana Just Days Away From Legalized Sports BettingSports betting is just days away from becoming legal in Indiana and the state's casinos are lining up to start collecting wagers.
Gambling Bill Passes Illinois Senate, Pritzker Expected To Sign Into LawIllinois will soon have sports betting and Chicago will have a casino, thanks to the State Senate which approved a gambling measure 46-10.
Caesars Entertainment Becomes First NFL Casino SponsorThe NFL has announced a partnership with Las Vegas based casino Caesar's Palace, the first such sponsorship in league history.
Legal Expert: 'Could See Sports Gambling Legalized In Several States By End Of 2018'Mark Conrad, Associate Professor of Law and Ethics at Fordham University, weighs in on the SCOTUS decision on sports gambling handed down Monday.
Crime Commission Expresses Concerns Over Fantasy Sports Betting BillThe Chicago Crime Commission has serious concerns about legislation advancing in Springfield to legalize and regulate the fantasy sports betting industry.