Sports Betting News

Maryland Sports Betting Generates Almost $500,000 For State In First Month

January 11, 2022 | By: Staff

In their first month of operation, the five casinos licensed to operate retail sportsbooks in Maryland generated a total of $469,297 in income for the state through sports betting. The money will go toward a range of public education initiatives via the Blueprint for Maryland’s Future Fund. Maryland Sports Betting Off To Strong Start After […]

Baltimore Ravens Vs. LA Rams Prop Bets

December 31, 2021 | By: Staff

With Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson missing his second consecutive practice on Friday, there’s plenty of uncertainty surrounding a team that still has hopes of making the playoffs. Jackson practiced on Wednesday, but ESPN reported that he had a pronounced limp, which has now sidelined him for two days. Jackson injured his ankle early in […]

Baltimore Ravens Vs. Cincinnati Bengals Prop Bets, Picks, And Analysis

December 23, 2021 | By: Staff

Can Baltimore snap a three-game losing streak? Can the Ravens score enough points so that coach John Harbaugh isn’t left debating whether to go for the two-point conversion or take his chances in overtime yet again? Can Cincinnati beat the Ravens for the second time this season after trouncing them 41-17 on Oct. 24? Is […]

TwinSpires Sportsbook Opens, Giving Maryland Four Retail Sportsbooks

December 20, 2021 | By: Rebecca Hanchett

Another Maryland sports betting location has launched with the opening of the TwinSpires sportsbook at Ocean Downs Casino on Dec. 17, 2021. Both TwinSpires and Ocean Downs Casino are owned and operated by Churchill Downs Incorporated. TwinSpires is the fourth sportsbook to go live in Maryland since the state legalized sports betting on May 18, […]

Baltimore Ravens Vs. Green Bay Packers Betting Odds And Analysis

December 17, 2021 | By: Erich Richter

The Green Bay Packers travel to Baltimore Sunday to face off against the Ravens in a game that once was expected to be a potential Super Bowl preview. Ravens QB Lamar Jackson appears to be on the wrong side of questionable for Sunday’s game forcing sportsbooks to move the betting line for this Week 15 […]

University Of Maryland, PointsBet Announce Rare Sports Betting Partnership

December 9, 2021 | By: Dan Holmes

Who had Maryland as the first Big Ten school to sign a sports betting partnership? That’s what happened on Wednesday when Maryland Sports Properties, the marketing and multi-media rights partner for the University of Maryland Athletics, announced a deal with PointsBet USA, a subsidiary of PointsBet Holdings Limited, which operates PointsBet Sportsbook. The deal makes […]

Three Maryland Retail Sportsbooks To Open This Week

December 8, 2021 | By: Dan Holmes

After nearly two years of legislative and legal wrangling, the state of Maryland is one day away from having legal retail sports betting at select casinos. One casino announced plans to open to the public on Dec. 9. Two more plan to open their doors on Dec. 10. Horseshoe Casino Baltimore, Live! Casino & Hotel […]

Five Maryland Retail Sportsbooks To Undergo Soft Launch

December 6, 2021 | By: Dan Holmes

Legal sports betting in Maryland is getting closer with the announcement that five retail sportsbooks will undergo a soft launch before the end of the month. As the last step before they open to the public, all sports betting facilities have to complete two days of “controlled demonstrations.” Each facility will invite guests to participate […]

5 Things To Know About College Sports Betting In Maryland

November 22, 2021 | By: Amber Hoffman

When retail sports betting launches in Maryland, college sports will offer Maryland residents tons of betting possibilities. The NCAA plays more games every week than the vast majority of professional sports. Maryland also has local collegiate teams that play in high-profile games, which adds more betting action.  College sports differ from professional sports like the […]

Five Maryland Retail Sports Betting Licenses Awarded, PointsBet Likely Next

November 18, 2021 | By: Christopher Gerlacher

Maryland’s Sports Wagering Application Review Commission (SWARC) awarded five retail sports betting licenses on Nov. 18:  Hollywood Casino Perryville — Barstool Sportsbook Ocean Downs — TwinSpires Sportsbook  Horseshoe Casino — Caesars Sportsbook  Live! Casino and Hotel — FanDuel MGM National Harbor — BetMGM These licenses come on the heels of accusations from three casinos that […]