Industry News of the Day for January 31, 2022

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New York: 

  • New York Magazine, 1.30.22: Everyone in New York Is Betting on Sports 
    • In the first ten days, 1.2 million accounts were created in New York with almost 90 percent of them new to sports betting, according to a geolocation firm that ensures gamblers are actually in the state they say they are. 
  • SBC, 1.31.22: New York Surpasses $1bn In Online Sports Wagers 
    • The New York State Gaming Commission has declared that New York online sportsbooks have accepted more than $1bn in bets in just over two weeks since the market launched, according to New York Bets. 


  • Boston 25 News, 1.31.22: How Soon Before Sports Betting Becomes Legal In Mass? 
    • It’s been almost four years since individual states were allowed to legalize sports betting and so far about 30 states have so why is Massachusetts on the latter half of the states that are getting on board? 

North Carolina: