Colorado Casino News

COVID-19 Spike Puts Cripple Creek Casinos at Risk of Closure

August 7, 2020 | By: Brian Carlton

In order for Cripple Creek casinos to stay open, Teller County has to get its COVID-19 problem under control. That’s a point everyone from casino operators to county commissioners want to get across, as the numbers keep increasing. On July 3, the county reported 41 total cases of the virus. In the month since then, […]

How To Find Higher Payouts By Comparing Colorado Sportsbooks’ Odds

August 6, 2020 | By: Christopher Gerlacher

Seasoned sports bettors know one secret to higher winnings that newbies often miss: Not every sportsbook has the same odds. However, it’s not a secret hidden by some insidious cabal. It’s an open secret discoverable by anyone who takes the time to compare sportsbooks. For example, many bettors may have DraftKings or FanDuel accounts. If […]

Don’t Keep the Change: National Coin Shortage Hits Colorado Casinos

July 31, 2020 | By: Brian Carlton

Colorado casinos need your coins. No, really. Normally, this is where you’d hear about different machines being rolled out or apps being launched. But in this case, casinos truly have a need for your loose change amidst an ongoing national shortage. It sounds bizarre, but it’s a true story. There are several reasons coins have […]

Colorado Sportsbooks Took Over $38 Million in Wagers in June

July 28, 2020 | By: Chris Nesi

Colorado sportsbooks took more than $38 million in wagers in June, a nearly 49% increase over its total for May, the first month of legalized sports betting in the state. Legal Colorado sportsbooks opened for the first time on May 1, 2020, at a time when U.S. professional sports leagues were canceling or postponing their […]

Finding the Best Broncos Futures Bets at Colorado Sportsbooks

July 28, 2020 | By: Christopher Gerlacher

Even though fall sports have been cast into doubt amid rising coronavirus cases, sportsbooks have set futures for the Broncos’ 2020 season. With the NFL season set to begin Sept. 10, bettors will have a chance at long odds on a Broncos Superbowl win. Futures payouts are particularly large, so it’s important to find the […]

Isle Casino, Lady Luck Casino Open Sports Betting Kiosks

July 24, 2020 | By: Chris Nesi

Chalk up two more Colorado casinos that have launched their retail sports betting operations. The Isle Casino and its sister property the Lady Luck Casino will each open six self-service sports betting kiosks at noon on Friday, July 24. Both casinos are in the casino resort town of Black Hawk and are connected by a […]