Sports Betting

People watch Super Bowl LIII at the Westgate Superbook sports book, Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019, in Las Vegas.
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February 04, 2019 - 9:54 pm
New Jersey gambling regulators said sportsbooks lost $4.6 million when they paid $39.5 million to those who won bets.
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New Orleans Saints wide receiver Tommylee Lewis (11) works for a coach against Los Angeles Rams defensive back Nickell Robey-Coleman
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January 21, 2019 - 1:49 pm
A sportsbook in New Jersey is refunding bets on the New Orleans Saints due to the widespread belief that the team was victimized by a blown call by referees during its loss Sunday in the NFC championship game.
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Los Angeles Rams celebrate after overtime of the NFL football NFC championship game against the New Orleans Saints
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January 21, 2019 - 1:49 pm
Many Americans in places where sports betting is legal for the first time are beginning to make wagers on the Super Bowl, including some bets on the performances of individual athletes.
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January 02, 2019 - 10:27 am
The race to legalize sports betting is on now that the U.S. Supreme Court has allowed it in all 50 states, but will it provide enough extra tax revenue to make much of a difference for schools, roads or pension debt?
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A gambler makes a sports bet at Resorts Casino in Atlantic City, N.J.
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December 12, 2018 - 6:05 pm
New Jersey's sports betting market is closing in on the $1 billion dollar mark after less than six months of operation.
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MGM Resorts CEO James Murren, left, and MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred speak during a news conference at MLB headquarters in New York
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November 27, 2018 - 7:32 pm
MGM Resorts International became Major League Baseball's official gambling partner in the U.S. and Japan.
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Rivers Casino Pittsburgh
October 31, 2018 - 4:39 pm
Rivers Casino was one of three in Pennsylvania to be approved for sports wagering certificates Wednesday.
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October 30, 2018 - 8:54 pm
The NHL announced a multiyear agreement Monday to provide MGM Resorts International with data for use in betting.
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July 12, 2018 - 4:06 pm
Two casinos and a racetrack in New Jersey took in $16.4 million in sports bets during the first two weeks such wagers were legal in the state.
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Sports Betting
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June 28, 2018 - 8:54 am
It's a bad idea, nothing more than a money grab by leagues that for years decried sports betting as immoral and a threat to their games — until they figured out there might be some money to be made on it.
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