Insiders Talk Sports Betting in Illinois

Written by:
Don Shapiro
Published on:

Joe Ostrowski of 670 The Score has been a busy man these past 24 plus hours.  He's been speaking to everyone who's anyone in the world of sports betting as Illinois prepares to legalize the activity.

*Find matchup consensus plays and side percentages
*All of the day's matchup previews and trends
*Top handicapper picks
*Latest odds
*Latest line movements

Both the House and Senate approved a measure that would permit sports gambling in stadiums, arenas, ball parks, casinos and race tracks while Chicago's two airports, O'Hare International and Midway, will begin installing slot machines.

The bill still awaits a signature from Illinois Governor J. B. Pritzker, who has already declared his support.

Gambling expansion is only part of legislation that looks to bring more revenue to Illinois.  Assuming Pritzker signs off, recreational marijuana will also become legalized in the state.

Top Gambling Attorney Talks Legalized Sports Betting in Illinois - Joe Ostrowski of 670 The Score sits down with Dan Wallach, a gaming attorney on the forefront of legalized sports betting across the US, as Illinois is set to begin taking bets from the likes of Wrigley Field and Soldier Field.  Illinois will also be installing slot machines in both O’Hare and Midway Airports.

Illinois Sports Betting Pointperson State Rep Bob Rita Interview  - Rita speaks to Ostrowskiabout the emerging sports betting scene in Illinois following passage of a bill in both the House and Senate with the Governor widely expected to sign off on it.

- Don Shapiro, Gambling911.com

Gambling News

G2E 2019 Latest News

G2E 2019 Latest News

The 2019 Global Gaming Expo (G2E) takes place October 14 through 17 at the Sands in Las Vegas.  We have all your latest news updates pertaining to the show below.

Can I Bet on Bovada From Louisiana?

Can I Bet on Bovada From Louisiana?

While Bovada is indeed accessible from the great state of Louisiana, a better option is Americas Bookie thanks to the personalized service, limited information needed to join (name, text number and a valid email) and super fast payouts.

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - October 13 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Sunday October 13, 2019.

Police Have Identified the Four Men Killed at Gambling Den

Police Have Identified the Four Men Killed at Gambling Den

Police early Sunday released the identities of four men killed inside a Brooklyn gambling den early Saturday.  At least three others were injured during the shooting.

PelicanPPH.com Review

PelicanPPH.com looks like a good platform though we don't have enough information about them.  Some of their highlights appear here.