Colorado sports betting sees big numbers despite shutdown
State’s sportsbooks enjoy biggest month yet with $59.2 million in July
Last updated 9/9/2020 at 3:02pm
(LAS VEGAS) — Colorado’s sportsbooks got an injection of life with the return of baseball and the NBA in July, nearly attracting as much in wagers as the industry’s first two months combined and firmly establishing itself as a Top 5 U.S. market. And with new operators coming online and a packed August sports schedule, the Centennial State’s sports betting industry is beginning to realize its potential, according to PlayColorado analysts.
“It only took a few days of basketball and baseball games in July to show the demand that is out there in Colorado for sports betting,” said...