About the Author

Chris Nesi

Chris Nesi is Managing Editor of Colorado Sharp. He’s been an editor and writer for more than a decade, with experience spanning newspapers, magazines, digital news, and commercial writing. His work can be found in publications including TechCrunch, Mental Floss and Huffington Post. Chris lives just outside of Denver and enjoys regular trips to Black Hawk. He bets the hard ways and always splits 8s.

IGT Bringing its Sports Betting Platform to Colorado Through Local Partnerships

May 19, 2020 | By: Chris Nesi

International Game Technology (IGT) has announced a partnership with two Colorado casinos to launch its sports betting platform, PlaySports, to power retail and mobile sports betting in the state. “Colorado is shaping up to be one of the most compelling sports betting markets in the U.S., and a region where IGT is clearly demonstrating the […]

bet365 Finalizes Agreement with Century Casinos for Online Colorado Sportsbook

May 19, 2020 | By: Chris Nesi

bet365, the world’s largest online sports betting company, has finalized a partnership with Century Casinos, Inc. to bring its online sportsbook to Colorado. The pact marks the second such deal for Century Casinos in the state. Century Casinos owns two casino properties in Colorado bearing the same name, Century Casino & Hotel, in Cripple Creek […]

DraftKings Posts First Earnings Report Since Colorado Sports Betting Launch

May 15, 2020 | By: Chris Nesi

DraftKings reported solid revenue growth in its Q1 2020 earnings report Friday, seeing revenue shoot up by 30% in its first quarterly report since CO sports betting went live in the state on May 1. The Boston-headquartered company noted its expansion of new offerings for sports bettors in light of major sports leagues on hold, […]