There could be a ma sive shift in where fans can bet on sports in the near future.
According to ESPN, which cited an unidentified source,there has been a push from team owners of New York and Chicago profe sional teams to allow sports betting in stadiums. The betting would include more than Greg Dortch Jerseys just kiosks, too.
"They want the whole setup," an unidentified source told .
Source: Push for profe sional stadiums in Illinois and New York to be allowed to offer sports betting is coming from team owners.Bulls declined comment. Bears, Cubs did not respond to requests for comment.
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The report comes after Maxx Williams Jerseys an was made Tuesday toNew York's sports bettingbill, allowing "any profe sional sports stadium or arena tohave betting kiosks.
Yankee Stadium, Citi Field,Madison Square Garden, Barclays Center, New Era Fieldand KeyBank Center would all be eligible for in-venue sports betting under the latest bill amendment. However,Na sau Coliseum because its seating capacity isle s than 15,000 for sporting events, and it Bernhard Seikovits Jerseys 's not a permanent home for a profe sional team.
BREAKING: New York mobile sports betting bill has been amended once again. Under SB 17C, any profe sional sports stadium or arena can have Kurt Warner Jerseys betting kiosks. Previously, only those located in counties w/o tracks/OTBs could do so. Good news for Citi Field, Buffalo venues & Na sau.
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The amendment states the venue the permanent home of a profe sional sports team playing at the highest profe sional level in its sport and has a seating capacity (in exce s Eno Benjamin Jerseys of)15,000 seats" in order to qualify for in-venue betting under the new amendment.
While it's not clear if or when changes will be made to in-stadium sports betting, New York senatorJoseph Addabbo has been optimistic about the proce s in recent months.
To do it right, I think we need to do it in a very methodical manner, Addabbo said in March (). I see sports betting being rolled out over a couple of years, to make sure we do it both legally and respecting the integrity of the sport, which is very important, and protecting the consumer. And then I would suggest we Anquan Boldin Jerseys do roll it out to the stadiums and other venues at some point.