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Monarch Casino COO On BetMonarch’s Online Colorado Sportsbook Launch

May 28, 2020 | By: Christopher Gerlacher

Colorado sports betting couldn’t have had a more difficult start. The coronavirus pandemic took sports away, wiping popular betting lines out along the way. Colorado sportsbooks’ challenges only grew after narrowly missing the chance to offer lines on the 2020 NFL draft. The next major NFL betting events aren’t until fall–and that’s if the NFL […]

Survey: Colorado Gamblers Eager to Get Back to Casinos, But Most Want Safety Measures In Place

May 27, 2020 | By: Chris Nesi

Last week we set out to gauge readers’ feelings about the slow road to Colorado casinos reopening after state-mandated closure orders from mid-March begin to wind down. More than 130 likely casino-goers voiced their opinions in our survey, giving us a general snapshot of the gambling community’s sentiment. The closing of Colorado casinos over coronavirus-related […]

Tiger Vs. Phil Match 2020 Colorado Sports Betting Odds

May 22, 2020 | By: Mark Hoover

In honor of The Match II this weekend, FanDuel Sportsbook and DraftKings Sportsbook are offering a few interesting promotions to Colorado sports bettors. FanDuel Sportsbook All new CO sports bettors will get 10/1 or +1000 for picking the winner of the match. Colorado pre-live Match Betting wagers of $50 or more will receive $5 in […]

Acquisition of Wildwood Casino in Cripple Creek Nixed Due to COVID-19

May 22, 2020 | By: CSharp Staff

The economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic continues to send shockwaves through Colorado’s gaming industry, and now it’s put the skids on the planned acquisition of a Colorado casino. Saratoga Harness Racing, Inc. and American Gaming Group, LLC, the owner of Wildwood Casino in Cripple Creek, jointly decided to walk away from their acquisition agreement […]

Even After Colorado Casinos Reopen, Officials Worry Recovery Could Take Years

May 21, 2020 | By: Chris Nesi

Colorado casino town officials speaking at Thursday’s public meeting of the Colorado Limited Gaming Control Commission shed some light on the impact state-mandated casino closures have had on their communities, with some expressing worry about the long-term economic impacts even after they’re allowed to reopen. Cripple Creek ‘Turned Into A Ghost Town’ “The closing of […]

Professional Sports Leagues Plot Their Return to the Playing Field

May 21, 2020 | By: Derek Worlow

While the country continues to deal with the fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic, professional sports leagues are looking for a safe path to resume their seasons. The country’s top six sports leagues have announced plans that span from tentative to concrete with caveats that could alter dramatically if the country deals with a surge in […]