Industry News of the Day for July 22, 2019

Industry News of the Day for July 22, 2019

Industry News:

Washington, D.C.:

New York:

Iowa:

  • The Courier, 7.21.19 – Kickoff Of Sports Gambling Imminent
    • It’s a safe bet Iowans will be able to wager on college and professional football games when the season kicks off this fall.
  • KMA Land, 7.20.19 – Geolocation Part Of New Sports Betting Law
    • The Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission got a look at some of the technology that will be used for sports gambling during their meeting last week.

Mississippi:

  • Sports Handle, 7.19.19 – Summer In The South Translates Into Slow June For Mississippi Sportsbooks
    • Mississippi sportsbooks took the least amount of bets in June since last August, the first month of legal sports betting in the state. Magnolia State sportsbooks wrote $15.19 mm in bets this June, which resulted in $1.63 mm in taxable revenue, traditionally one of the slowest months of the year.

Washington:

Overall Industry News:

  • Online Poker Report, 7.19.19 – Legal Online Gambling And Sports Betting Were Meant For Each Other
    • Legal sports betting is spreading across the nation like wildfire. Look no further than this map of sports betting bills for visual evidence. Unfortunately, in many cases the end product falls short on a number of fronts, including projected revenue and consumer expectations.