Illinois’ regulated sports betting market surpassed $500m in wagers for the second consecutive month in February 2021.
The state’s licensed sportsbooks collected total wagers of $509.8m [...]
Toronto-listed Score Media and Gaming will launch its mobile sportsbook in Illinois through a market access agreement with Caesars Entertainment’s Harrah’s Joliet Hotel & Casino.
Flutter Entertainment-owned FanDuel Group has opened its second retail sportsbook in Illinois.
The new sportsbook is located at FanDuel Sportsbook & Horse Racing (formerly Fairmount Park [...]
Illinois’ regulated sports betting market reached a new record high in January 2021 as total wagers surpassed $500m for the first time.
Wagers grew for the [...]
The City of Chicago will issue a Request for Proposals (RFP) in early April for a major casino resort in the city.
The sole gaming owner’s [...]
New York-listed Penn National Gaming has secured approval to launch its Barstool-branded online sports betting offering in Illinois.
The regulatory approval from the Illinois Gaming Board [...]
New York negotiations continue as eight more states introduce bills
New York was the headline news during January and continues to be the most likely new [...]
Illinois House Representatives Robert Rita and Jonathan Carroll have introduced legislation to authorise online gaming.
The Internet Gaming Act would allow the state’s casinos and racetracks [...]
Illinois’ regulated sports betting market grew for the seventh consecutive month in December as total wagers reached a new high of $491.7m.
Despite the closure of [...]
Illinois’ regulated sports betting market hit a new monthly high in November as total sports wagers increased to $449.2m during the month.
Total wagers from the [...]
Hawthorne Race Course and its sports betting partner PointsBet have opened the first off-track sportsbook in Illinois after securing approval from the Illinois Gaming Board.
Licensed sportsbook operators in Illinois collected record sports wagers of $434.5m in October.
In the fourth full month since sports betting was regulated, the state’s eight [...]