Sports Betting News

Chicago Bears At Atlanta Falcons Week 3 Betting Odds

September 25, 2020 | By: Erich Richter

Bears vs. Falcons: Week 3 Game Preview Mitch Trubisky and the Chicago Bears (2-0) take on the hot mess Atlanta Falcons (0-2). This game is the tale of the lucky vs the unlucky. The Bears have taken advantage of a soft schedule and surprisingly clutch play from Mitch Trubisky while the Falcons cannot hold a […]

Illinois Sportsbooks Bring In $52.5M In July Betting Handle

September 23, 2020 | By: Geoff Fisk

With MLB and the NBA back in action in July, Illinois sportsbooks finally gave a glimpse at the true potential of the state’s sports betting industry. Overall betting handle for July clocked in at over $52.5 million in Illinois. July marked the first month in which both retail and online sports betting were available to […]

Source: Illinois Gov. Extends Online Sports Betting Registration Through Oct. 17

September 18, 2020 | By: Chris Nesi

Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s executive order suspending mandatory in-person registration at Illinois sportsbooks has been extended through Oct. 17, according to a sports betting industry insider. The order means Illinois sports bettors will be able to register for accounts online until at least that date. Gov. Pritzker today suspended the state's in-person registration requirement for online […]

Indiana Sportsbooks Post Record Numbers In August

September 16, 2020 | By: Geoff Fisk

The return of the NBA and Major League Baseball bolstered Indiana sportsbooks to all-time revenue highs in August as the market turned a year old. Numbers released by the Indiana Gaming Commission showed just over $9.83 million in adjusted gross revenue, and $169 million in betting handle for August. Both of those figures represent all-time […]

William Hill Launches Sports Betting App in Illinois

September 15, 2020 | By: Cole Rush

William Hill is officially the fifth online sportsbook in Illinois. The platform launched today, Sept. 15. William Hill is partnered with the Grand Victoria Casino in Elgin. The company also operates Grand Victoria’s retail sportsbook.  The launch rounds out the Illinois betting market to include five operators. Aside from William Hill, four other Illinois online […]