Sports Betting News

Massachusetts Officials Prepare Sports Betting Rules Ahead of Legalization

July 1, 2022 | By: Caleb Tallman

Massachusetts has yet to legalize sports betting, but state officials are preparing to launch quickly once that happens. Sports betting rules and regulations are being established now ahead of legalization.   Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) Executive Director Karen Wells presented proposed rules and topics for the prewriting of guidelines at MGC’s June meeting. MGC Chair Cathy […]

New England Patriots Futures Odds

June 16, 2022 | By: Caleb Tallman

For New England Patriot fans, the Tom Brady era has been over for some time now. It feels like, though, that the Patriots have found another long-term answer at quarterback in Mac Jones. Fans can move on without wishing that Brady was still around.  Besides that, the Patriots, while they may not have any MVP […]

Why Boston Should Host The 2026 World Cup

June 8, 2022 | By: Caleb Tallman

Soccer is the most popular sport in the world. While it may not always be the most-viewed sport in America, the opportunity for a city to host the 2026 World Cup is still noteworthy. On June 13, 2018, FIFA awarded the 2026 World Cup to the US, Canada, and Mexico, which will combine to host […]

Preseason Odds Made Boston Celtics Longshots To Win NBA Title

June 2, 2022 | By: Caleb Tallman

Everybody loves a long shot. It doesn’t matter what the sport is, the world loves a good sports surprise. The Kentucky Derby is always more popular when a long shot wins. Just look at Rich Strike’s hype after this year’s massive longshot (80-to-1 odds) win. Coming into the NBA season, the Boston Celtics were a […]

Massachusetts House Rejects Senate Changes On Sports Betting Bill

May 20, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

The Massachusetts State House and Senate will form a conference committee to debate the details of a bill that would legalize sports betting.  On Tuesday during a brief informal session, the House refused to accept changes to the sports betting bill made by the Senate. A formal vote confirmed that the lower chamber rejected the […]

Massachusetts Sports Betting Bill Passes In State Senate

April 30, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

Following an amendment and floor debate, the Massachusetts Senate passed a sports betting measure (Senate Bill 2844) by voice vote on Thursday, setting the legislative process in motion on the topic after months of stagnation. The action comes ninth months after the House passed the unamended version of the bill. The bill will return to […]

Massachusetts Sports Betting Bill To Be Debated This Week

April 27, 2022 | By: Mark Ashenfelter

The good news for residents of Massachusetts is that legalizing mobile and retail sports betting is strongly supported by lawmakers. That doesn’t mean there aren’t issues between separate proposals backed by the House and the Senate. On Thursday, the Senate is expected to begin debating a bill that advanced from the Senate Ways and Means […]

The Best And Worst Of New England Patriots NFL Draft History

April 27, 2022 | By: Staff

During the New England Patriots’ dominant 20-year run, it felt as though the NFL draft was simply a bonus for them. The draft never seemed to hold the importance for the Pats the way it did for other teams across the league. After going 17-16 in the two seasons without Tom Brady and a free-agency […]