The One Factor Holding Back Rhode Island Sports Betting Handle

Rhode Island sports betting had a strong September showing as the start of the NFL season helped to more than double August’s handle. Total handle for the state was $22.2 million, up 120.6% over August. The total was the second-highest ever for RI sports betting after the sportsbooks took bets totaling $23.6 million in March. […]

Mobile RI Sports Betting Starts Today, But Will It Have To Stop?

Today brings the end of a long wait for mobile RI sports betting, as the state’s site and app appear active. What’s uncertain, though, is whether a lawsuit to prevent Rhode Island from going mobile might stop it. The suit first came to light shortly after legislators passed a bill adding mobile to RI sports […]