Sports Betting News

Illinois Sports Betting Market Was Nation’s Second-Largest In 2021

May 16, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

Sports betting revenue in Illinois topped a half-billion dollars in 2021, making it the second-largest market for gaming revenue in the United States, behind New Jersey. According to data from the American Gaming Association, Illinois posted $525.1 million in adjusted sports betting revenue in 2021, as the state continued to establish itself as a top […]

Indianapolis Colts Season Wins Total: Easy Schedule Means More Wins

May 13, 2022 | By: Cody Kutzer

Despite an embarrassing loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars that ended their season last year, the Indianapolis Colts are being viewed favorably by oddsmakers for Indiana sports betting apps. Most of them have set a regular season win total of 9.5 for the Colts in 2022. According to BetMGM Sportsbook, only eight teams have higher win […]

Chicago Bears 2022 Season Wins Total: It’s Low For A Reason

May 12, 2022 | By: Cody Kutzer

While Chicago Bears fans may be rejoicing over the offseason house cleaning that took place, that might end up being a highlight of the 2022-2023 season. The Bears’ 2022 season wins total is 6.5 which is one of the lowest in the NFL across Illinois sports betting apps.  Will the Bears improve upon their 6-11 […]

Circa Sports Casino And Sportsbook Coming to Chicago Suburbs

May 11, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

A new retail sportsbook and casino are coming to the northern suburbs of Chicago, as Circa Sports has announced a deal with Full House Resorts, Inc. to open an expansive complex in Waukegan no later than 2025. The new casino and sportsbook will be called American Place, and it will be the first retail sportsbook […]

Illinois Sports Betting Handle Reaches Record $971 Million In March

May 10, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

Illinois set a state record for total handle from sports betting in March at more than $971 million, according to data released by the Illinois Gaming Board. The monthly total is the highest ever by a U.S. state in the Midwest, having been eclipsed previously only by New York, New Jersey, and Nevada. Three factors […]