Atlantic City benefits from early wager on legal sports betting

New Jersey legalized sports betting in June of 2018, following the Supreme Court’s landmark decision to strike down a law that largely banned sports betting outside of Nevada. The practice quickly took off: in May, New Jersey sports books took in the most bets of any state in the country.

In Atlantic City, overall casino gaming revenue is up, along with spending in bars and restaurants within those casinos. The local Chamber of Commerce says some of that is due to new foot traffic brought by sports betting.

More recently, Atlantic City has started to face competition from neighbors. Pennsylvania began sports betting in its casinos last November and online last May. New York State, too, just launched casino sports betting.

Share this article

Share on facebook
Facebook
Share on twitter
Twitter
Share on linkedin
LinkedIn
Share on email
Email
Share on whatsapp
WhatsApp
Share on skype
Skype
Play+ Support
Play+ Support

Available 7 Days a week: 7:30am PT to 8:30pm PT

Great things to know about Play+!

Play+ is a fast, easy way to make deposits using a Visa, MasterCard, Discover card or a checking account.
Use your Play+ account to access funds at ATMs or to make purchases everywhere Discover is accepted.
Cash-out by transferring winnings from your online game or sportsbook account to your Play+ account.

Please click on the Chat Bubble below to start a chat session now!

Please be prepared with the following information

Your Name
Your email address
Your Phone Number
Question or Topic you are experiencing