The first two weeks of November saw the West Virginia sports betting market take a step backwards. Now, a record-breaking third week of revenue has vaulted the state’s two sportsbooks right back into the black. In fact, West Virginia sportsbooks reported revenues of $555,706.25 in the week of Nov. 17. This figure is the largest […]
Posted on: November 28, 2018 |
The Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack, and Resort opened its sportsbook on Nov. 21. In doing so, the casino became the third West Virginia property to offer sports betting to its patrons. Casino management cut a ribbon to celebrate the debut of the William Hill Sports Book at Mountaineer Casino. Former casino host Nunzio Veltry placed the […]
Posted on: November 27, 2018 |
Penn National has filed an application with the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board for the development of its second satellite casino in Pennsylvania. In doing so, the gaming company has formally inaugurated the site for Hollywood Casino Morgantown. The casino will reside on a 36-acre lot in Caenarvon Township in Berks County. The site is near […]
Posted on: November 14, 2018 |
Penn National issued its quarterly earnings call to keep its stakeholders abreast of the company’s activities. Of note, CEO Timothy Wilmott mentioned the importance of sports betting several times throughout his comments. The call covered the company’s performance in the third quarter of 2018. In other words, he spoke about the three months that ended on Sept. […]
Posted on: November 9, 2018 |
Virginia is one of the few states in the US with no casino whatsoever. Now, two high school classmates from Bristol want to change that.
Posted on: November 2, 2018 |
Del. Marcus Simon, a Democrat from Falls Church, is working to bring sports betting to the state in 2019. He plans to introduce a bill in January.
Posted on: October 26, 2018 |
Sports betting launched in West Virginia at the end of August 2018. Since then, it has has been earning revenue for the state, albeit slowly.
Posted on: October 25, 2018 |
Since the fall of PASPA in May, five states have joined Nevada to bring sports betting to their inhabitants-and Washington DC may become the next locale.
Posted on: October 24, 2018 |
There will be sports betting at all five casinos in West Virginia, eventually. The Mountaineer filed for its sports betting license.
Posted on: October 22, 2018 |
The West Virginia Lottery has released the new numbers for sports betting, with just under $10 million in wagers handled and more than $2 million in revenue since launch.
Posted on: October 17, 2018 |