The Steelers take on longtime rivals Raiders in one of the most exciting NFL games on gameweek 2. The game kicks off on Sunday, and Judging by the mood and talk about this faceoff, it should be one of the best to open up the NFL 2021 season.
Maxim is expanding its business model, leaving the cover girl and morphing into the gambler. With the launch of MaximBet, its online betting platform, the Maxim brand has become the most recent media company to diversify into the sports betting and iGaming markets.
Rush Street Interactive, Inc (RSI) recently announced that it would start providing audio and video podcasts that will focus on city-specific sports betting news, odds, promos, and legal betting opportunities.
Everything is possible now, just a few days after the kickoff of the long-awaited 2021 NFL season. Our NFL betting experts will discuss all the most exciting wagers and future bets on the football league in this guide. Things will change drastically as the season evolves, but the action is already here for us future bettors. So let the games begin!
Between this past Thursday and Sunday, more than 58.2 million online bets took place in Washington DC and another eighteen states where sports betting is legal. This figure shows an increase of 126% from the same opening period in the previous, 2020 NFL season.
Based on research released this week by the American Gaming Association (AGA), over 45 million Americans plan to place wagers on the NFL during the 2021 season. This marks a 36% jump from last season’s figures. Naturally, the increase is driven mainly by the growing legal sportsbook industry that makes legal and safe betting available to many more Americans across the country.
Sports betting in Illinois is undergoing an expansion with mobile-only sports betting platforms. However, this expansion comes with a quite significant price tag for new applicants, who have until December to submit their applications. Once approved, applicants must pay the $20 million price tag for a permit, and after that, a renewal fee every four years.
On Wednesday, Unibet announced that it had submitted its application for online sports betting in Iowa in partnership with Harrah’s Council Bluffs Casino.
Chicago-based operator Fubo Gaming also gets ready to launch in Iowa.
On Tuesday, the fuboTV subsidiary revealed that it had gotten approval from the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission to proceed with a market access partnership with Casino Queen that will see it provide advanced deposit online sports betting in Iowa.
NCAAF 2021 season is upon us, with a great clash between two Michigan teams.
The last time these two sides met, the Wolverines came out with a huge 49-3 victory over Western Michigan, and in fact, Michigan has beaten their rivals by at least 17 points in the last six meetings between these teams.
The U.S. hit a break of the previous 2019 highest records. The U.S. alone exceeded $41 billion in 2020, intending to surpass the $43.6 billion at the last year quarter. That is how the U.S. has reached the highest-grossing gambling year in history.