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PointsBet Plans November Colorado Sports Betting Launch, Per Earnings Report

October 29, 2020 | By: Cole Rush

PointsBet announced that it plans to launch sports betting in Colorado sometime in November 2020. The company’s first-quarter fiscal year earnings presentation included a timeline that listed Colorado as the next big launch for PointsBet.  PointsBet secured an online sports betting master license in Colorado in April of 2020.  Also on PointsBet’s future slate is […]

Barstool Sportsbook Launching Nov. 5 at Ameristar Black Hawk

October 26, 2020 | By: Chris Nesi

Ameristar Casino in Black Hawk is the biggest casino in all of Colorado, so its lack of a big-brand on-site sportsbook has been conspicuous. At least until today’s announcement on Twitter that Barstool Sportsbook would be opening for business at Ameristar Black Hawk on Nov. 5. Neither the launch nor the timing was really much […]

Opinion: Examining The Centennial Institute’s Opposition to Amendment 77

October 22, 2020 | By: Christopher Gerlacher

Amendment 77 has been endorsed by large gaming companies and a PAC called Local Choice Colorado. A few editorial boards have voiced opposition, however only one local group has officially come out against Amendment 77. The Centennial Institute is a conservative think tank founded at Colorado Christian University. Their voter guide recommends voting against Amendment […]

Why Sports Betting Is Not An Investment Strategy

October 20, 2020 | By: Christopher Gerlacher

At a glance, sports betting looks like stock trading. Sportsbooks’ odds go up and down like stock prices do. Sportsbook lines and stocks both depend on their teams’ or companies’ performances. There’s an element of chance associated with stocks and sportsbook lines. However, there are a few key differences that make a stock portfolio a […]

Colorado Sportsbooks Favor L.A. Dodgers to Win 2020 World Series

October 19, 2020 | By: Derek Worlow

After all the discussion of how the MLB Playoffs would be affected with a 16-team tournament, the World Series comes down to the teams with the best record in the American and National League. For the first time since 2013, the best teams in each league face off as the Los Angeles Dodgers and Tampa […]

3 Mistakes to Avoid When Opening Your Colorado Sports Betting Account

October 19, 2020 | By: Derek Worlow

Excitement can overwhelm a bettor moments after creating their first sports betting account with one of Colorado’s online sportsbooks. That rush of adventure can open the door to making some serious mistakes for the first-time bettor. There are three common mistakes that all rookies should avoid when starting their sports betting journey. Let’s take a […]

Colorado Sportsbooks Have Avalanche as Early 2021 Stanley Cup Favorites

October 15, 2020 | By: Erich Richter

The NHL playoffs were completed thanks in large part to a bubble similar to the NBA. The season completed with a Tampa Bay Lightning Stanley Cup Victory. According to several sportsbooks, Colorado fans have plenty to look forward to. The Colorado Avalanche are the favorites to win the Stanley Cup thanks to an impressive playoff […]