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Spartans Face Tough Opposition Amid Hopes of Elite Eight Qualification

Jessica AletorBy: Jessica Aletor
Michigan State University beat Marquette to set up a Sweet 16 tie against Kansas State. The two-time champions enter the Sweet 16 for the 15th time and would look to go past the round into the Elite 8 when they face third-seeded Wildcats.
29/02/2024/
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Sportsbooks in Michigan Handled $357 Million in February with a 15% YoY Drop

Jessica AletorBy: Jessica Aletor
The Michigan Gaming Control Board released sports betting revenue figures in the Wolverine State. Sports betting handle and revenue fell in the state on a comparative scale to both January 2023 and February 2023 figures.
29/02/2024/
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Gun Lake Casino Announces $2.5 Million Deal with Special Olympics Michigan

Jessica AletorBy: Jessica Aletor
Gun Lake Casino, Gun Lake Tribe and Special Olympics Michigan have entered into a $2.5 million partnership. The deal involves sponsoring the transformation of a former college campus to a world-first Unified Sports and Inclusion Center training facility.
29/02/2024/
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College Partnerships with Sportsbooks Banned by New Sports Marketing Code

Jessica AletorBy: Jessica Aletor
The American Gaming Association has introduced a new code that prohibits promotional partnerships between colleges and sportsbooks in the country. The code, which is to take effect immediately, prevents the use of the term “free” in sports betting advertisement.
29/02/2024/
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Sports Illustrated Casino Makes Positive Showing in Michigan after Debut Month

Jessica AletorBy: Jessica Aletor
Sports Illustrated Casino made $584,466 in revenue in its first month as a licensed Michigan online casino. All 15 casinos lost their record breaking streak but together they made up to $5.29 million in revenue daily in a successful February.
29/02/2024/
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Romulus Granny Gets One Year Probation for Illegal Gambling in Michigan

Jessica AletorBy: Jessica Aletor
A 69-year-old illegal gambling operator in Romulus has been sentenced in a Michigan County court after pleading guilty to a felony. Alongside her four other employees, Durham is the latest to be caught in an illegal gambling operation clampdown.
29/02/2024/
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Michigan Online Casinos Pool $148 Million in February, Amid 20% YOY Growth

Jessica AletorBy: Jessica Aletor
Michigan online casinos brought in $148 million in February. This figure meant it did not extend its run of record revenue to a fifth month. Also, it achieved a 20% rise from last year but failed to top January’s record.
28/02/2024/
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Revenues at Detroit Casinos Up By 9.8% in February, Revealing Upward Trend

Jessica AletorBy: Jessica Aletor
The Michigan Gaming Control Board recently released February 2023 revenue figures for Detroit retail casinos and sportsbooks. This report showed an upward trend in revenue for casinos but a downward trend in sports betting handle across Michigan’s largest city.
28/02/2024/
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March Madness 2023: Betting Odds, Tournament Schedule and Competing Teams

Jessica AletorBy: Jessica Aletor
March Madness is here again, and so is the Big Ten Conference Tournament. Michigan will be represented by the Wolverines and Spartans, its two university men’s basketball teams. Competition schedule, betting odds and responsible gaming tips are now available.
28/02/2024/
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MGCB Director Debunks CNBC Report on Potential WWE Wagering Discussions

Jessica AletorBy: Jessica Aletor
Michigan and Colorado gaming regulators have released press statements debunking a CNBC report that WWE wagering was being considered in both states. In other news, the Spartans begin their NCAA Division I campaign against USC Trojans.
28/02/2024/
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