About the Author

Marcus DiNitto

Marcus DiNitto is Senior News Editor for Gaming Today. He has been managing editor at SportsBusiness Daily, Sporting News, The Linemakers, and USA Sports Gaming. Marcus earned his MBA from the University of North Carolina-Charlotte.

Maryland Regulators Open Platform For Sports Betting License Applications

September 15, 2021 | By: Marcus DiNitto

In another step toward the launch of legal sports wagering in the state, the Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Commission (MLGCC) this week opened its eLicensing platform to the 17 entities designated as retail licensees. The businesses will submit applications through that system, which will initiate investigations into their criminal and financial backgrounds. Per an […]

Belief In Washington Football Team Permeates Betting Market

September 7, 2021 | By: Marcus DiNitto

With liability in its futures pools, SuperBook USA is on the high end of the Washington Football Team betting market, listing them as co-favorites to win the NFC East and at relatively short prices to win Super Bowl XLI and the NFC. In fact, Washington was alone atop the SuperBook’s NFC East oddsboard until a […]

Public Comment Period On Maryland Sports Betting Regulations Has Begun

August 27, 2021 | By: Marcus DiNitto

A 30-day period for Maryland residents to weigh in on sports betting regulations in the state is underway, as emergency rules overseeing the industry were published Friday in the Maryland Register, an official state publication that comes out every other week. The publication of the rules, which follows Thursday’s meeting among the Maryland Lottery & […]

DraftKings Signs On As Ravens’ Second Official Sports Betting Partner

August 18, 2021 | By: Marcus DiNitto

The Baltimore Ravens have signed a marketing partnership with DraftKings that makes the sportsbook and DFS operator the Official Daily Fantasy Sports Partner and an Official Sports Betting and Free-to-Play Partner of the NFL franchise. The deal includes DraftKings branding and content within the Ravens’ weekly podcast, “The Lounge,” as well as title sponsorship of […]

Washington Football Team Becomes First In NFL To Join AGA’s Responsible Gambling Program

August 16, 2021 | By: Marcus DiNitto

As legal sports wagering expands throughout the country, stakeholders are taking steps to raise awareness of problem gambling. In a joint statement released Monday, the Washington Football Team and the American Gaming Association announced the team has become the first NFL franchise to join the AGA’s “Have A Game Plan. Bet Responsibly” public service campaign. […]

Saints Vs. Ravens Betting Preview: Harbaugh Faces Formidable Quarterback Duo With Stellar Preseason Record On Line

August 12, 2021 | By: Marcus DiNitto

The Baltimore Ravens are short favorites over the visiting New Orleans Saints in NFL preseason action Saturday night, according to betting lines posted on oddsboards throughout the country. As of midweek, the consensus spread has Baltimore laying 2.5 points, with -2 available for Ravens backers at some betting shops. While most sportsbooks are dealing 36 […]