U.S. Paves Way for Legal Online Sports Betting

U.S. Paves Way for Legal Online Sports Betting

On May 14, 2018, the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) ruled in favor of New Jersey’s case to repeal the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA), thereby paving the way towards legalizing online sports betting in the U.S.  PASPA had prohibited all states other than those with existing legislation—Nevada, Oregon, Delaware, and Montana—from […]

Tennessee’s New Governor Could Hold The Key To Legal Sports Betting

Tennessee’s New Governor Could Hold The Key To Legal Sports Betting

Tennessee is one of at least 16 states that will elect a new governor this year. Incumbent Gov. Bill Haslam has reached his two-term limit, and more than 30 candidates seek to succeed him. Haslam is a Republican, which bodes well for the opposing party’s chances based on history — Tennessee voters have not elected consecutive […]

Ohio Working On Sports Betting Bill: Report

Ohio Working On Sports Betting Bill: Report

Ohio lawmakers are currently working on a writing legislation to legalize sports betting, according to a report from wdtn.com. However, there’s currently no timeline for Ohio to enter the sport betting equation. In May, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down a federal law that banned traditional sports betting outside of the state of Nevada, prompting […]

Golden Nugget And SBTech Partner On New Jersey, Mississippi Sports Betting

Golden Nugget And SBTech Partner On New Jersey, Mississippi Sports Betting

SBTech is expanding its New Jersey sports betting footprint Monday through a partnership with Golden Nugget, Legal Sports Report has learned. The international technology provider will power legal sports betting at Golden Nugget properties in Atlantic City and Biloxi, Miss. SBTech already provides an online gaming platform in New Jersey for Churchill Downs (which operates […]

Sports betting offers opportunity for Atlanta company

Sports betting offers opportunity for Atlanta company

When Inside Injuries launched in 2016, the company was intended to supply fantasy sports players and companies with injury analysis on top players across sports, CEO Tracy Hankin said. Sports betting wasn’t in the company’s sights. A Supreme Court ruling in May, which struck down a federal law outlawing sports betting outside of Nevada, has changed […]