Sports Betting News

Pritzker Extends Mobile Illinois Sports Betting Registration Until Nov. 14

October 16, 2020 | By: Chris Nesi

On the eve it was set to expire, Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker has again extended the suspension of mandatory on-site registration for mobile sports betting accounts, this time until until Nov. 17. It’s the third time the Governor has incrementally extended mobile registration. That means Illinois sports bettors will still be able to register for […]

Chicago Bears vs. Carolina Panthers Week 6 Betting Odds

October 16, 2020 | By: Erich Richter

Bears vs. Panthers: Week 6 Game Preview Value picks and prop bets  are located at the bottom of the page. Coming off of their biggest win of the season, the Chicago Bears go into Carolina to face a sneaky good Carolina Panthers team. The shocking 4-1 Bears defeated Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers […]

Chicago Red Stars a Pandemic Success Story During Challenging Times For Sports

October 13, 2020 | By: Cole Rush

Sports have undergone a seismic shift since March 2020. Covid-19 forced leagues to shut down, rethink their strategies, and overcome significant health and scheduling hurdles. The current NFL season is a prime example. Amid rising case numbers, games have shifted on the fly from week to week while fans, analysts, and even sports bettors struggle […]

Illinois Sports Betting Shows Massive Growth in August

October 7, 2020 | By: Erich Richter

The state of Illinois posted huge sports betting numbers in August. The 118% increase from July to August is a massive one for state legislatures. According to the recently released August Gaming and Casino report, Illinois took over $139 million in wagers. Of this, $1.1 million was taken by the state for taxes. This much-needed […]

Twin River To Acquire Jumer’s Casino & Hotel For $120 Million

October 2, 2020 | By: Cole Rush

Twin River Worldwide Holdings, Inc. (Twin River) has agreed to acquire Jumer’s Casino & Hotel in Rock Island, Ill. for $120 million in cash. Twin River is purchasing the property from Delaware North Companies Gaming & Entertainment, Inc., which has owned the casino since 2010. “Even in the current operating environment amid COVID-19, we advance […]