Colorado Casino News

Feast on Thanksgiving Lines at Colorado Sportsbooks

November 20, 2020 | By: Christopher Gerlacher

As fun as carving the turkey with your least favorite in-laws is, scrolling through Colorado sportsbook lines on your favorite app may be even more enticing. However, there are only a few major sports available. NHL and MLB seasons are over. College football’s last game with sportsbook lines is the Saturday before Thanksgiving–and before the in-laws […]

PointsBet Is Live In Colorado; Here’s How You Can Sign Up

November 17, 2020 | By: Cole Rush

It’s official: Australia-based PointsBet is live with sports betting in Colorado. Hot on the heels of a few EGR North America Awards, the company has made its long-anticipated debut in The Centennial State.  PointsBet In Colorado PointsBet may have just launched in Colorado, but the company has been putting roots down in the states for […]

Black Hawk, Central City Casino Table Games to Close Due to Covid Case Spike

November 16, 2020 | By: Chris Nesi

Casinos in Gilpin County, which includes the mountain resort towns of Black Hawk and Central City, have been ordered to stop offering table games after a surge in COVID-19 cases put the county into the more restrictive “Yellow” level of incidence rates. The Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment (CDPHE) issued a notice to […]

Colorado Sportsbook Odds for NFL Week 10: Broncos vs. Raiders

November 12, 2020 | By: Derek Worlow

After starting the season 0-3, the Denver Broncos have improved, winning three of their last five games. With whispers of a possible 16-team playoff, Sunday’s showdown with their division rival, the Las Vegas Raiders, could mark the final shot the Broncos have at turning their season around. The Raiders are holding as 4.5-point favorites across […]

A Closer Look at the Fine Print in Colorado Sportsbook Promos

November 12, 2020 | By: Christopher Gerlacher

I don’t know anyone who wouldn’t be excited about the prospect of free money. Many Colorado sportsbook ads on billboards, TV commercials, and social media feeds offer big money upfront. However, bettors shouldn’t take these offers at face value. The terms governing those offers are critical to understanding how bettors can take advantage of enticing […]

Amendment 77 Passes in Colorado, Here’s What Comes Next

November 4, 2020 | By: Christopher Gerlacher

The 2020 race was full of contentious issues–not the least of which was the presidential election. But Colorado’s electoral college votes and congressional races aren’t the only things voters decided last night. Colorado’s ballot initiatives offer a glimpse into the state’s future. One of the most important for Colorado’s casinos was Amendment 77. Amendment 77 […]

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 […]