Bettors Wager $32 Million At MD Sportsbooks In JanuaryMore than $32 million was wagered at Maryland sportsbooks in January, their first full month of operation, Maryland Lottery and Gaming reported Thursday.
MGM National Harbor To Launch Sports Betting ThursdayMaryland joins 28 states and D.C. to legalize sports betting.
Pending Regulatory Approval, Sportsbook At Horseshoe Casino Could Open FridayIf all goes well, the Horseshoe is planning a ribbon-cutting and live betting on Friday. Gov. Larry Hogan, Mayor Brandon Scott, former Ravens Torrey Smith and Adalius Thomas, and NBA star and Baltimore native Muggsy Bogues are scheduled to attend.
2 More Sports Wagering Applications Forwarded To State Committee; Five Casinos On Track To Open Sportsbooks In December“Everything is on pace for the first public openings to happen in December,” Maryland Lottery and Gaming Director John Martin said
Five Maryland Casinos Approved For Sports WageringBy a 5-2 vote, a state committee approved sports wagering licenses for five Maryland casinos, joining dozens of other states in legalizing sportsbooks.
Maryland Gaming Commission Approves Partnerships Between Casinos, Sportsbook OperatorsWhile sports betting licenses for five Maryland casinos remain in limbo, the Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Commission on Thursday approved partnerships between sportsbook operators and the casinos awaiting final approval from a state commission.
Gaming Commission Forwards Sports Wagering Applications From Hollywood Casino, Ocean Downs; No Date Set For State ApprovalThe Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Commission on Thursday announced it was forwarding the sports wagering applications of Hollywood Casino in Perryville and Ocean Downs Casino in Berlin to a state commission for final approval. But it's not yet clear when the Sports Wagering Application Review Commission, which awards licenses for sportsbooks, is going to meet nex