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Massachusetts state representatives approve sports betting



BOSTON – The House has overwhelmingly approved a bill to legalize sports betting in Massachusetts, but even before the vote, the question of whether to allow wagers on college sports emerged as a major sticking point between the House and the Senate.

How do I bet on sports in Massachusetts?

There are currently no legal sports betting options in Massachusetts. That means that no matter what legal gambling venue you visit in the state – casino, lottery retailer, or racetrack – sports betting is not available.

How do I bet on sports online in Massachusetts?

Massachusetts Online Sportsbooks and Mobile Betting Apps

  1. DraftKings Sportsbook.
  2. FanDuel Sportsbook.
  3. PointsBet.
  4. FOX Bet Sportsbook.
  5. William Hill Sportsbook.
  6. BetMGM Sportsbook.
  7. Barstool Sportsbook.
  8. BetRivers.

Can I bet online if I live in Massachusetts?

Massachusetts currently does not manage, authorize, or license any online operators for casino-style games. Slots, dice, and card games are only accessible to Massachusetts residents through the land-based gambling establishments. However, the state allows all games of skill to be a legal online gambling option.

Can you bet on FanDuel in Massachusetts?

Sports betting in Massachusetts has not been legalized; therefore, FanDuel Massachusetts is also not legal or up-and-running. Momentum for the legalization of sports betting has slowed in Massachusetts, but once it becomes legal, you will be able to create a FanDuel sportsbook account.

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While DraftKings is a legal sportsbook in other states, sports betting has yet to be legalized within Massachusetts. However, Massachusetts has begun to develop a pathway to legalizing within 2021, where DraftKings would be one of the earlier operators.

It may (or may not) come as a surprise, but under federal law, gambling is generally not illegal (with some major caveats, of course). In Massachusetts, “gambling” is defined as winning $5 or more by gaming or betting on sides or hands of those gaming — except under permitted circumstances. …

Do you tip Sportsbook?

You don’t tip here. If you spend a day in the sportsbook, and you are buying and cashing tips from the same person over a number of hour, sure tip. But not a total stranger who does *nothing* other than cash your ticket.

What states can you bet on DraftKings Sportsbook?

Which states is DraftKings Sportsbooks legal in? There are currently eleven states with legal online sports betting via DraftKings. These are Iowa, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Indiana, New Hampshire, Illinois, West Virginia, Tennessee, Colorado, Virginia and Michigan.

Can I use DraftKings money for sportsbook?

You can deposit at DraftKings DFS, and then move money to Sportsbook, once you have played through it once (i.e. if you deposit $100, you have to play in $100 worth of contests in order to move it to Sportsbook).

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