Industry News of the Day for January 16, 2020

iDEA Growth in the News:

  • Sports Handle, 1.15.20 – Kentucky On The Move As Sports Betting Bill Clears Committee (iDEA Growth mentioned)
    • Kentucky lawmakers on Wednesday officially began the 2020 push to join the growing number of legal sports betting states, when the House Licensing, Occupations, and Administrative Regulations Committee unanimously approved HB 137, sending it to the full House for a vote.

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  • Navajo Times, 1.16.20 – Sports Betting In Navajo Casinos Draws Closer
    • The Navajo Gaming Enterprise is getting closer to a time when it will be able to offer visitors to its casinos an opportunity to bet on their favorite sports teams.

Sports League News:

  • Fox, 1.15.20 – National Lacrosse League Scores Sports Betting Deal With MGM
    • The National Lacrosse League said Wednesday it has partnered with MGM on a sports betting deal, joining other prominent leagues who have embraced the once-taboo pastime since the U.S. Supreme Court struck down a federal ban in 2018.