Industry News of the Day for December 16, 2020

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  • Sports Handle, 12.15.20 – Is Texas Next For Sports Betting? There’s Been Lots Of Smoke, But No Fire
    • Is Texas a serious candidate to join the ranks among legal sports betting states in the U.S.? Hard to say for sure, but Las Vegas Sands billionaire Sheldon Adelson is making a play for expanded legal casino gaming in the state — and sports betting would likely be a part of that.



  • Sports Handle, 12.16.20 – Colorado’s Sky Ute Casino Latest To Embrace Betting On Esports
    • With a pandemic sweeping across the world and sports wagering options limited for bettors, there has been much talk about how eSports filled the gap earlier in 2020, and what might “stick” going forward. Operators are finding it’s an open question with myriad answers.