Sports Betting News

Boston Celtics Top Regular Season Win Totals Set by Multiple Sportsbooks

August 12, 2022 | By: Cheryl Coward

It’s that time of year when sportsbooks and analysts begin publishing their NBA predictions for the next season. The offseason is ending and most free agents are signed, with a few notable exceptions. Even with the prospect of some major trades to come, sportsbooks are optimistic about last season’s NBA Finals runner-up, the Boston Celtics […]

Why Massachusetts Sports Betting Law Prohibits Credit Card Deposits

August 11, 2022 | By: Mike Epifani

When Massachusetts launches online sportsbooks, bettors will notice the absence of credit cards as a deposit method. This isn’t a choice made by the sportsbooks. Massachusetts sports betting law expresses prohibits the use of credit card payments for betting on sports. But before anyone compares the restriction to the controversial law against betting on in-state […]

BetMGM Offers 3-to-1 Odds on any Boston Team to Win a Championship

August 10, 2022 | By: Cheryl Coward

Boston-area professional sports teams are a mixed bag when it comes to predicting playoff and championship contenders. While the Celtics are a star-studded squad expected to return to the NBA Finals, the outlook is not as rosy for other teams. With this special betting market offered by BetMGM Sportsbook, however, you get four chances to […]

Massachusetts Sportsbook Bonuses to Expect When Sports Betting Launches

August 9, 2022 | By: Matthew Bain

Now that Massachusetts lawmakers have given the green light to launch sports betting, it’s time to start thinking ahead. Maybe the most important question: What will be the Massachusetts sportsbook bonuses for new users? Massachusetts could have one of the country’s most profitable sports betting markets. Boston is the 10th-most populous US city, and it […]

New England Patriots Odds to Win the AFC East

August 9, 2022 | By: Caleb Tallman

Heading into the 2022-23 season, the New England Patriots are looking to return to their old ways under coach Bill Belichick and retake their crown atop the AFC East division. However, this may be the most competitive the division has been during the entire Belichick coaching regime.  The Buffalo Bills are the favorite and with […]

2023 NBA Title Odds Show Boston Celtics as Top-5 Favorite

August 9, 2022 | By: Caleb Tallman

The Celtics surprised many this season with their run to the NBA finals. With the young superstar duo of Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown, many thought they were another year or two away. Yet the play of veterans like Marcus Smart and Al Horford supplementing their two stars led Boston to the NBA finals. They […]

Boston College Eagles Futures Odds

August 9, 2022 | By: Caleb Tallman

Boston College went 6-6 in 2021, 6-5 in 2020, and 6-7 in 2019. Three straight years of six wins, so it’s no wonder many sportsbooks have the Eagles’ season wins total right around 6.5 wins. Many suspect that if quarterback Phil Jurkovec had stayed healthy last season, it might have been worth a few extra […]

Massachusetts Gaming Commission to Host Sports Betting Roundtables

August 7, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

On Thursday during a public meeting, the Massachusetts Gaming Commission announced that it will host a series of roundtables on sports betting in the coming months. The sessions will seek to gather information from key parties on the future of a sports betting market in the Commonwealth. Thursday’s meeting of the MGC covered several topics, […]

UMass Minutemen Futures Odds

August 5, 2022 | By: Caleb Tallman

The UMass Minutemen football program is the fourth oldest in all of FBS football. The UMass Minutemen are coming off a tough one-win season, but that one win was over a power five team in UConn. Unfortunately, the Minutemen have not won more than one game since 2018. Since UMass made the jump from the […]

Massachusetts Sports Betting Tax to Aid Employment and Education

August 5, 2022 | By: Stephanie Wood

State policymakers in Massachusetts reached an agreement on legislation that will make sports betting legal in the state. The legislation sets the tax rate at 20% for online sports betting and 15% for retail. These tax rates are on par with what other states have set as tax rates, as most states tax between 10% […]