About the Author

Geoffrey Fisk

Geoff Fisk is a San Diego-based freelance writer, specializing in the poker and gambling industries. He’s written for numerous platforms and has traveled the globe as a live poker tournament reporter. Geoff’s interests include the legal online poker industry in the U.S. and abroad. Follow Geoff on Twitter at @GeoffFisk

Colorado Sports Betting Hits $1.185 Billion In Handle For 2020

February 9, 2021 | By: Geoffrey Fisk

A year of steady growth for Colorado’s sports betting industry ended with another monthly benchmark achieved in December. Sportsbooks in the Centennial State took $284.5 million in bets in December, the best month yet for the Colorado market. The December handle marks a 23% increase month-to-month against November. Since launching in May 2020, Colorado’s sports […]

Lottery.com Launches Colorado App

January 15, 2021 | By: Geoffrey Fisk

Add Colorado to the list of US states offering online lottery purchases. Lottery.com launched a Colorado app Thursday, bringing full-service mobile lottery to the Centennial State for the first time. The Lottery.com app functions as an information platform for all US lotteries and facilitates online lottery play in eligible states. Colorado becomes the latest US […]

Colorado Sportsbooks Set New Betting Handle High In November

December 22, 2020 | By: Geoffrey Fisk

The growth trend for Colorado’s legal sports betting industry continues to move upward. Sportsbooks in the Centennial State brought in more than $231.2 million in wagers in November, the best month yet since sports betting debuted in the state in May. Colorado sports betting revenue figures released by the Colorado Division of Gaming Tuesday showed […]

UFC 251 Colorado Sports Betting Odds Set For Saturday Night’s Match-Up

July 10, 2020 | By: Geoffrey Fisk

The long-awaited UFC 251: Usman vs. Masvidal mega card finally happens Saturday. The loaded event features three title fights, emanating from Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The venue, called “Fight Island” by UFC president Dana White, will host the fight card without fans in attendance. This allows the main card to go live […]

With Major Sports on Hold, Sportsbooks Get Creative

April 20, 2020 | By: Geoffrey Fisk

Colorado bettors can still look forward to May 1 for the launch of legal online sports betting. While the COVID-19 crisis has shut down Colorado’s retail casino industry through at least late April, mobile platforms like FanDuel SportsBook are set to roll out on the original expected launch date. With most major sports leagues around […]

Colorado Moving Ahead With Legal Sports Betting For Now

April 6, 2020 | By: Geoffrey Fisk

For the moment, legalized sports betting in Colorado is still set to officially launch on May 1. What remains to be seen is whether any casino planning to offer a live sportsbook will actually be open for business on that date. In the wake of the escalating COVID-19 pandemic crisis, live casinos nationwide have shuttered […]

Officials Sticking to Launch Date for Colorado Sports Betting

March 28, 2020 | By: Geoffrey Fisk

Colorado’s casinos are closed through at least the end of April, as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to halt normal day-to-day operations for the U.S. gaming industry. As of now, however, the projected May 1 launch date for legalized sports betting in the state remains unchanged. Colorado Division of Gaming director Dan Hartman expects a clearer […]