Colorado Casino News

Caesars’ Isle Casino Rebrands as Horseshoe Black Hawk

August 8, 2022 | By: Cody Kutzer

After the announcement was made in March, Isle Casino Hotel Black Hawk in Colorado has officially been rebranded as Horseshoe Black Hawk. An official ribbon cutting ceremony showed off a renovated exterior along with signage donning the Horseshoe name and iconic logo. This is the fourth property to be rebranded with the Horseshoe name this […]

Stanley Cup Wagers up 177% Despite Lower Overall Handle in June

August 3, 2022 | By: Stephanie Wood

With the Colorado Avalanche bringing home their first Stanley Cup in over 20 years, June wagers on hockey increased by 177% compared to 2021. The amount wagered reached $29.5 million as the Avalanche played in the Conference Finals and Stanley Cup Finals through June. Operators are reporting that for the entire Stanley Cup Playoffs, wagers […]

Get 25-to-1 Odds from BetMGM if Any Colorado Team Wins Next Title

July 27, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

Sports fans in Denver and across Colorado are buoyed by the recent success of their teams. Optimism is as high as the snowy peaks, as the four major pro sports teams in the Rocky Mountain State are all worth watching. Now, bettors can carry that excitement to their phones for great odds on a mile-high […]

Colorado Focused on Improving Responsible Gaming

July 26, 2022 | By: Stephanie Wood

Colorado is taking steps to increase awareness for responsible gaming. Colorado Gov. Jared Polis signed HB22-1402 into law in June. The Responsible Gaming Grant Program updates Colorado’s funding to support responsible gaming. It also provides funding for Colorado waterways. The goal is to increase the amount of funding that will go to problem-gaming services, closes […]

Avalanche Stanley Cup Run Boosts Colorado Sports Betting

July 11, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

Early indications are that the historic run to a Stanley Cup title by the Colorado Avalanche led to big sports betting numbers in Colorado. According to the Colorado Limited Gaming Control Commission, $127.3 million in sports betting handle was reported in the state during the postseason. Last year, Colorado sports betting operators reported $27.7 million […]

Stanley Cup Finals Odds And Preview: Avalanche vs. Lightning

June 25, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

The Colorado Avalanche have followed through on a dominant regular season to advance to the Stanley Cup Finals. The reward? A match-up against the two-time defending champion Tampa Bay Lightning. Pre-series odds listed the Avalanche as favorites. Get up to $1,050 free with DraftKings Colorado Promo Code The Lightning are trying to catch lightning in […]

Audit: Colorado Sports Betting Officials Dropped the Ball, Need to Improve

June 15, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

The Colorado Office of the State Auditor issued a stinging report earlier this week that criticized Colorado Division of Gaming officials for their handling of sports betting in the state. The report claims Gaming officials failed to properly execute background checks on operator applicants, granted too many temporary licenses to satisfy a quick timeline, and potentially […]

Why Denver Should Host The 2026 World Cup

June 7, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

On June 16, the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) will announce the 16 cities in North America that will host World Cup matches in 2026. In consideration are 15 U.S. cities or metro centers, as well as three in Mexico and three in Canada. Among the cities vying to host 2026 World Cup matches […]

Colorado Avalanche vs. Edmonton Oilers Betting Odds And Series Preview

June 4, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

For the first time in two decades, the Colorado Avalanche are competing in the Western Conference Finals. The team is the favorite to capture the series and Colorado sports betting apps have the Avs as the favorites to capture the Stanley Cup. If the Avalanche are going to hoist Lord Stanley’s Cup after a more […]