Gambling critic John Sowinski says Jeff Brandes’ latest sports betting bill violates state constitution

Gambling critic John Sowinski says Jeff Brandes’ latest sports betting bill violates state constitution

A key player in the debate over gambling in Florida claims a bill filed this week violates the state constitution. At issue is a bill Sen. Jeff Brandes filed Monday that would legalize sports betting in Florida and place regulatory and oversight authority within the Department of Lottery. John Sowinski chaired Voters in Charge, the […]

A VC says sports betting startups need to broaden audience of bettors

Bullpen Capital general partner Paul Martino — an early investor in daily-fantasy-sports company FanDuel — said he’s been frustrated by the lack of innovation among startups in sports gambling since the US Supreme Court overturned a federal ban 18 months ago. Martino told Business Insider that startups are playing it too safe by developing gaming […]

Fast-growing Iowa sports betting still has ‘potential’ | Business

DES MOINES — Iowa gamblers continue to double down on sports wagering in their rookie year, placing $46.5 million in bets last month that pushed the overall handle for wagers online or in person to $93.6 million since it became legal in mid-August. Figures released by the state Racing and Commission show the wagering handle […]

You Could Have Bet on the Length of Myles Garrett’s Suspension

You Could Have Bet on the Length of Myles Garrett’s Suspension

Bovada favored the NFL suspension handed to Cleveland Browns defensive lineman Myle Garrett for hitting Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph with his helmet to exceed five games. Photo by: Eric Drost (Wiki Commons) [CC License] In its total games wager, Bovada called the shot when it came to the number of games Cleveland Browns defensive […]

TD Ameritrade Looking To Enter Sports Gambling Business: Report

TD Ameritrade Looking To Enter Sports Gambling Business: Report

Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin The brokerage firm is exploring a bold new play. Getty Topline: As it looks to make up lost revenue from slashing commission fees to zero, brokerage firm TD Ameritrade is reportedly testing different ways it can tap into the sports gambling business, Business Insider first reported. […]

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