happy Monday, everyone. The sports betting handle continues to make news nationwide as bettors fetched record amounts September.
That was one of the great stories that has been covered lately LSR podcast. The team also delved into the ever-changing history of Bar stool sports betting and his leader, at least in his head.
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Top Sports Betting News: NJ, PA Records With Repeat Handles
There was inevitably a pent-up demand from sports bettors for that Coronavirus pandemic that has closed much of the sports world.
The schedule of the pandemic that saw all sports except football in action August In front NFL Betting came into play in September, making that demand a record stretch for some states.
Sports betting in New Jersey has reached new heights not only for the state, but for the entire United States. It is almost $ 750 million Just a month after NJ set the highest US handle mark on, in handle set a new US sports betting record $ 668 million.
Pennsylvania Sports betting that don’t see that much action new York Weathers like NJ have also broken their previous August handle record $ 462.8 million in September.
With the NBA and NHL In the past few seasons, that US handle record could be untouched for a while. The US sports betting original, Nevada, has yet to report, but the state should have a grip to jump 57.6% from August to match NJ’s brand.
Who runs Barstool Sportsbook?
Dave Portnoy It seems like he’s going all out in a sportsbook that uses the brand name of a company he founded.
At least that’s what the Sport bar stool The founder recently said on a self-titled podcast that he railed for not receiving hat advertising live on sports betting:
“If I call you, you’d better get back to me in less than two hours,” Portnoy said. “The whole company depends on it. [Penn CEO Jay Snowden] was very clear I should be treated as he should be treated. When I call you, you answer. You [Penn staff] can listen to me They answer Jay and they answer me. “
Portnoy stopped tweeting about his five-figure bets on the platform, mentioning that he was told to be careful what he said Penn National Execs on another podcast.
The Barstool Sportsbook brand also made headlines after Snowden announced it would only launch sports betting Michigan this year. The mobile app is expected to be available in 12 states by the end of next year, Snowden said.
PGA Tour adds live BetMGM odds to broadcast
The PGA tour continued its adoption of the game last week when it was incorporated live BetMGM Opportunities in his CJ Cup Broadcasts.
BetMGM provided updated live odds for potential winners, head-to-head matchups, and who would make the cut or miss.
It is not the first time the PGA has been working with live odds as it has been processing them on digital platforms since August. This was the next step in engaging fans in new and creative ways, the PGA’s SVP for media and games. Norb Gambuzzasaid.
BetMGM will be introduced to potential golf fans and will add PGA Tour highlights to its app in real time.
DraftKings, FanDuel sign media deals with Turner
The two largest sports betting brands in the US signed deals with Turner Sports last week.
FanDuel Sports Betting will have its opportunities and content incorporated into NBA coverage while DraftKings Sports Betting gets the rest of Turner’s sports portfolio. That includes them MLB and PGA tour.
However, it wasn’t all fun for the two brands last week. you daily fantasy sports Companies have been hit by a ransomware attack on their government provider Perform statistics.
William Hill still rules DC sports betting
We are beginning to wonder whether it is right to report on it William Hill wins the DC sports betting match. There is probably more to be said on the nose Intralot and the DC lottery to lose.
William Hill took $ 12.2 million under control of its temporary, retail-only sports betting in the Capital One Arena Box office in September. That smashed that $ 3.3 million Bet with GambetDC, the only mobile sports betting available in most of the district.
Bettors stand in line for hours before the William Hill location even opens to place their bets. That says a lot when you consider they can simply pick up their phones and place their bets in a few clicks. But with NFL lines juiced to nearly double the standard lines, it’s easy to see why.
Even so, there was still a lot of weather last month using the GambetDC app. William Hill took 113.052 Bet while GambetDC had 92.315 Bets.