happy Monday, everyone. The sports betting news has been largely dominated by both of them new York and The master last week, though that wasn’t all that happened.
The LSR podcast broke down all of the biggest stories last week, including big news from Illinois and Wyoming as well as New York.
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Top Sports Betting News: New York Legislation Pretty Confusing
Mobile sports betting in New York has officially been added to the state budget, but it’s not exactly clear what it will look like.
Sen. Joe Addabbo Jr., one of the main voices in the budget negotiations, said that many of the answers will be finalized in the future.
What is known is that the New York State Gaming Commission approves at least two platform providers who work with at least four skin partners. What exactly these relationships will look like is still unclear.
Governor Andrew Cuomo modeled his suggestion New Hampshire Sports betting, which also determined their sports betting market through a competitive offer.
Wyoming legalizes mobile sports betting
Wyoming then joins the legal world of sports betting Governor Mark Gordon signed HB 133 in law last week.
The bill took an unlikely trip as she was first killed by the house more than a month ago. The next day, however, the bill was reconsidered and approved by a 32-4 Poll.
Sports betting in Wyoming is only offered for mobile phones. Operators pay $ 100,000 For a five years License and is taxed 10% on revenue. Sports betting only qualifies if they operate in at least three other states.
Other legislative measures
At least there is six to see other legislative storylines:
Illinois sports betting handle declined in February
As in most other states, sports betting in Illinois saw a decline in February.
Sports betting reported $ 509.8 million in control for the month, hold 6.9% With $ 35.4 million in sports betting revenue.
Illinois and most of the other legal US sports betting countries should see a return to growth in March Thanks to March madness. All eyes will be open April‘s report, however, as Governor JB Pritzker eventually ended the executive order that allowed remote registration in the state.
Vaccination rates are rising rapidly and casinos have reopened with security policies in place, making the executive order unnecessary, Pritzker’s office said.
WynnBET works with Minute Media
WynnBET signed a multi-year content marketing and affiliate partnership with Minute media, which operates sports brands such as The Players’ Tribune and FanSided.
Get the hundreds of websites integrated with Minute Media’s platform more than a billion Video streams every month.
This is the second media partnership for WynnBET. It became the official sports betting partner of Blue Wire Podcasts in the February.
AGA, UFC Responsible Gaming partner
The UFC is the American Gaming Association‘s newest partner for his If you have a game plan, bet responsibly Campaign.
NASCAR, the NHL and the PGA tour are also partners.
“As sports betting expands across the country, professional sports leagues recognize the need to train fans and ensure they are betting safely,” said the President and CEO of AGA Bill Miller. “We are grateful that this campaign is growing as progressive leagues like UFC give this important endeavor their considerable voice. The UFC’s commitment is important in engaging, educating and encouraging fans, some of whom may be new to betting, to bet responsibly. “
SBC for online BETFEST
SBC and SeventySix Capital sports advice will hold BETFEST 15 May.
The event will combine entertainment, education and networking to show sports fans how legal sports betting can enhance their enjoyment of sports.
“BETFEST is a brand new event that brings together a community of sports fans and bettors for a day of entertainment and education to better educate them about sports betting, safe gambling, the industry and the best betting brands in their states,” said Sue Schneider, VP of Growth & Strategy for SBC, America.