Sports Betting News

Ohio Casinos Post Near-Record Revenue in July

August 12, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

Gross Gaming Revenue from Ohio’s four casinos was $88.7 million in July, putting the total 2022 figures only 2% below the previous year. In addition, the state’s seven racinos reported $118 million in revenue from business operated via its video lottery terminals. Ohio is only months away from launching its legal sports betting market, which […]

Cincinnati Bengals Season Wins Totals: Why So Low?

August 11, 2022 | By: Cody Kutzer

The Bengals enter 2022 with expectations much higher than in recent years. After a Super Bowl run that even the most staunch supporters couldn’t have seen coming, most sportsbooks have the Cincinnati Bengals’ 2022 season win total at 9.5. The great news for Ohio sports bettors is that Ohio online sports betting will launch statewide on […]

Betting on Pro Football in New Age of NFL+ Streaming

August 11, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

Football fans will have more options than ever to watch the NFL this fall with the debut of NFL+ streaming service, which will offer access to games across all mobile devices for the first time. The impact of the NFL having its own streaming service will be felt by the casual fan, avid fan, and […]

Top 5 Postseason Games in Cleveland Baseball History

August 10, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

The Cleveland Guardians are showing detractors that they may have what it takes to win the American League Central division in 2022. If they make it into the postseason, Cleveland will have an opportunity to end the longest championship drought in baseball. If that happens, it will undoubtedly require magic moments and big plays in […]

6 Best Books That Ohio Sports Fans Must Read

August 8, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

For sports fans in Ohio there’s a lot to cheer for, and much to be proud of. Many of the greatest athletes (and most successful coaches) have hailed from the Buckeye State, which gives fans in the state a lot to read about. Columbus produced arguably the greatest golfer in history (Jack Nicklaus), and basketball’s […]

What to Expect from PlayUp Interactive Sports Betting App in Ohio

August 4, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

PlayUp Interactive is among the many sports betting companies that have applied for an operator’s license with the Ohio Casino Control Commission. The company could be approved later this year to offer its sports betting app, in time for the statewide Jan. 1, 2023 launch of the legal market. JACK Cleveland Casino is listed as the Proprietor […]

Officials: Ohio Sports Betting to Launch at Stroke of Midnight on New Year’s Day

August 3, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

Sports betting will launch in Ohio at the first possible moment, an Ohio Casino Control Commission official revealed in a meeting on Wednesday. As PlayOhio reported, OCCC executive director Matt Schuler stated during the Aug. 3 commission hearing that “Once the ball drops in Times Square, sports gaming can commence.” Following communication about the meaning […]

Pro Football Hall of Fame Visitor Guide

August 3, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

For many people, going to Canton means one thing: visiting the shrine to what many consider America’s true pastime — the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The Pro Football Hall of Fame honors the greats of the game but also serves as a museum that tells the story of the sport, which is woven into […]

Ohio Lottery Guides Businesses Making Sports Betting Kiosks Payouts

August 2, 2022 | By: Christopher Gerlacher

Ohio’s sports betting bill will allow small businesses to have sports betting kiosks in their establishments. So, Ohioans could find betting kiosks in local bars and restaurants. But those small businesses would need the money on hand to pay winnings immediately. The Ohio Lottery has released guidance about how to overcome this small business challenge. […]