Sports betting is a legal form of gambling where you can wager on the outcome of a sporting event. There are many different types of bets, including moneylines, point spreads and totals. You can also place futures bets on sports events that will occur at a later date.
Betting on NFL Games
When it comes to wagering on American football, spreads, point totals and moneylines are the most common types of bets. These wagers are made before the game starts and can help you predict which team will win. They are incredibly popular and can be a great way to make a quick profit!
Baseball & Softball
MLB and National League teams have teamed up with bookmakers to offer wagers on their games. These sportsbooks offer a variety of different odds and can provide you with all the information you need to make an informed bet.
In New York, the minimum age to place a sports bet is 21 years old. You can bet in-person at select casinos and online at many of the top New York sportsbooks.
Other States With Legal Sports Bets
The state of Kansas became the first to legalize sports betting in September 2019. There are multiple sportsbooks available and they all went live during this “soft launch”. Iowa also legalized online and mobile betting in 2019, with most sites going live by mid-summer.