Boyd CEO ‘Quite Optimistic’ On FanDuel Performance In Indiana Sports Betting

Boyd CEO Keith Smith expects FanDuel Sportsbook to demonstrate strength in Indiana, similar to that which has led it to market-leading positions in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Smith said during Tuesday’s quarterly earnings call that he’s pleased with what he’s seen so far from the Flutter-owned company. Boyd has a market-access agreement that lets FanDuel […]

FanDuel Sportsbook Cleared For Indiana Sports Betting Launch Tuesday

FanDuel Sportsbook received approval to launch online sports betting in Indiana as early as Tuesday from the Indiana Gaming Commission over the weekend. The company launched retail operations in the state last month through its partnership with Boyd Gaming‘s Blue Chip and Belterra casinos in the state. Mobile growth, however, represents FanDuel’s biggest opportunity in […]

Can Purdue Really Ban Students And Faculty From Sports Betting?

Purdue University’s Board of Trustees adopted a new sports wagering policy last week that applies to faculty, staff and non-student athletes. The legality of that policy at a public institution remains an open question. The news from Purdue that students and employees were banned from betting on Boilermakers’ sporting events follows a similar ban from […]

Chicago Influx Drives Stout First Month For Indiana Sports Betting Revenue

Quite a bit of sports betting money blew right out of the Windy City and into Indiana in September. The September revenue report for Indiana sports betting shows $35 million in handle and a robust $8.5 million in revenue. A rough calculation shows better than 24% hold, a wildly successful month for any sports betting […]

What Do The Penn National Deals Mean For Sports Betting In Your State?

Penn National Gaming might not be a household name, but it is well on its way to becoming a dominant force in the sports betting industry. At a glance, its series of new partnerships announced last week appears likely to shift the long-term balance of power in the young US sports betting market. We’re putting the […]