Sports Betting News

Philadelphia Trip - Now With Sports Betting!

Business travelers on the east coast have more options than ever to bet on sports. Delaware, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and West Virginia are all li...

31 January, 2020
Philadelphia Trip - Now With Sports Betting!
Chicago Area Sports Betting Scene: Day 3 - Winning!

For the 3rd day of our trip, we travel further into Indiana than any man has before. We hit up both Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago and the FanDuel Sportsbook at Blue ...

30 November, 2019
Chicago Area Sports Betting Scene: Day 3 - Winning!
Chicago Area Sports Betting Scene: Day 2

The other day we wrote about a sportsbook in the Chicago area that is perfect for business travelers and those wanting to hit up a traditional sportsbook to watch and wage...

26 November, 2019
Chicago Area Sports Betting Scene: Day 2
Chicago Area Sports Betting Scene: Day 1

We flew into O'Hare with a plan. Day 1: Go to an Indiana sportsbook, bet, and watch the Colts Thursday Night game. Did just that with no issues. Now if only we were better...

23 November, 2019
Chicago Area Sports Betting Scene: Day 1
We’re Off to Chicago for a Non-Stop Gambling Weekend!

We’re traveling to the windy city next week to pound some beers and check out legal sports betting options available in the area. We will take in some games, make some b...

13 November, 2019
We’re Off to Chicago for a Non-Stop Gambling Weekend!
BETMAPS™ Inaugural Sports Bet (News Post)… the Post That Almost Didn’t Happen

This was supposed to be a story about the first legal sports bet in various states. Who made the bet? Where did they make the bet? What did they bet on? Did they win? It is sti...

07 September, 2019
BETMAPS™ Inaugural Sports Bet (News Post)… the Post That Almost Didn’t Happen
BETMAPS Launches the First Sports Betting Social Directory

BetMaps, Inc. was started by an unconventional group of sports fans and less-than amateur sports bettors who saw a need in the market and banded together against all odds to shake...

03 September, 2019
BETMAPS Launches the First Sports Betting Social Directory
Iowa. Yes, there will be sports betting in Iowa this fall.

UPDATE: Iowa sports betting went live August 15, 2019. Find and compare Iowa sportsbooks here. We understand the state of Iowa is sometimes overlooked. It sits in the middle of...

17 August, 2019
Iowa. Yes, there will be sports betting in Iowa this fall.
Sports Betting Law Breakdown

Now that most of the state lawmakers are done for the year, let's take a look back at where we're at: 1 year since the first legal sports bet outside of Nevada was placed In...

17 August, 2019
Sports Betting Law Breakdown
Ok, what is going on with sports betting in DC?

You may have seen a recent article and opinion piece in the Washington Post going over all the drama around legal sports betting in DC. And don't get us wrong, it is a mess. What ...

11 July, 2019
Ok, what is going on with sports betting in DC?