Many Massachusetts sports bettors cross the state line to wager in New Hampshire.
Less than a month ago, DraftKings became a publicly traded company.
Trading on DKNG shares began Friday morning, and as of mid-morning sat at about $18.30 per share.
The state is going to be dealing with a shortened calendar and legal wagering will likely be at the bottom of any ‘to-do’ list.
The bill avoids putting unnecessary costs of operation on future operators.
Interior Department Disestablishes Mashpee Wampanoag Reservation, Perhaps Clearing Way For Brockton Casino
All hopes for the Mashpee Wampanoag to stay on their land aren’t exhausted yet.
All three are closed for the next two weeks though it is expected that the hiatus will last longer.
There is no guarantee the court will even hear the case.
The goal for sports betting backers in Massachusetts is to have the bill passed in time for the 2020 NFL season.
Legislators must soon decide whether to act on sports betting in 2020.