| Mass. Lawmakers Still 'Fact-Finding' About How — Or Whether — To Allow Legal Sports Betting WBUR|
Legislators looking into legal sports betting have not yet settled on big questions like whether to allow online bets, whether to take bets on college games or what ...
Who Gets A Piece Of The Action If Legal Sports Betting Comes To Mass.? WBUR
Casino gambling begins in Greater Boston next month, and another form of wagering could be next. State lawmakers are considering multiple bills that would ...
Massachusetts Couple Wins Third $1 Million Scratch Ticket Lottery Prize CBS Boston
BOSTON (CBS) – Some people just have all the luck. A husband and wife from Lakeville are celebrating their third $1 million win in five years on a scratch ticket ...
Massachusetts couple wins $1 million lottery prize for third time MassLive.com
Luck struck one Massachusetts couple three times - with a seven-figure prize.
Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Midday' game | Massachusetts WESTERNMASSNEWS.com
BRAINTREE, Mass. (AP) — The winning numbers in Sunday afternoon's drawing of the Massachusetts Lottery's "Numbers Midday" game were:
Massachusetts Lottery and casinos are co-existing well (Editorial) MassLive.com
The Massachusetts lottery is $100 million ahead of last year's pace.
Winning numbers drawn in 'Megabucks Doubler' game | Massachusetts WESTERNMASSNEWS.com
BRAINTREE, Mass. (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the Massachusetts Lottery's "Megabucks Doubler" game were:
Massachusetts State Lottery: 4 residents take home huge checks after winning $1 million prizes MassLive.com
Four Massachusetts residents are each taking home a significant amount of money.
Orange woman lands in the green; wins $4 million prize with Massachusetts lottery scratch ticket MassLive.com
Samantha Jean of Orange hit it big with the Lottery's Diamond 9's game.
Massachusetts couple wins $1million lottery prize for the THIRD time in five years Daily Mail
Janet Pflaumer-Phillips won the $1 million jackpot on a $30 scratch-off lottery ticket on Monday in Massachusetts, joining her husband who has already won the ...
Massachusetts Lottery topping 2018 profit pace by $100 million - News Worcester Telegram
BOSTON — Profits at the Massachusetts Lottery are running about $100 million ahead of last year and the agency appears poised to return nearly $1 billion in ...
Some items off the table as House takes up state budget Associated Press
BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts House lawmakers preparing for debate on the state's $42.7 billion budget have submitted more than 1300 amendments to the ...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Powerball' game | Massachusetts WESTERNMASSNEWS.com
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the "Powerball" game were:
Massachusetts State Flag Deemed Too Offensive: Patch PM Boston, MA Patch
Massachusetts State Flag Deemed Too Offensive - Boston, MA - Also: Educator named Massachusetts Teacher of the Year; Boston's accent deemed ...
Dorchester man strikes it rich on Mass. lotto scratch ticket Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News
BOSTON (WHDH) - A Dorchester man is the latest $1 million prize winner in the Massachusetts State Lottery's “4,000,000 Gold Rush” scratch ticket game.
Mega Millions lottery jackpot rises to $367M for Tuesday's drawing (5/21/2019); 3 tickets won $1M Friday night NJ.com
The Mega Millions lottery jackpot keeps getting bigger and bigger, with yet another drawing taking place without a grand-prize winner, lottery officials said on ...
Wilmington Lottery Winner Featured On My Lottery Dream House Wilmington, MA Patch
Lottery Winner On 'My Lottery Dream House' - Wilmington, MA - Nicholas Rocco purchased his winning ticket in Wilmington in October, and will be on the hit ...
Malden man wins $1 million prize on Mass. lotto scratch ticket Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News
MALDEN (WHDH) - A Malden man became the Massachusetts State Lottery's ninth $1 million prize winner in its “10,000,000 Gold” scratch ticket game.
Casino Bill Killed In Favor of Sports Betting In New Hampshire Sports Handle
New Hampshire lawmakers last week killed one gaming bill to save another. With the blessing of its sponsor, the House 86'd casino bill SB 310, 289-63, which ...
Key lawmaker undecided on sports betting legislation Lowell Sun
BOSTON — Will Massachusetts bettors be able to plunk down a legal wager on the Super Bowl champion New England Patriots when they take the field week ...
Massachusetts could be first in non-casino sports betting SouthCoastToday.com
BOSTON — Massachusetts sports teams have long made headlines for challenging the rules. While “legal sports wagering” doesn't have the same ring as ...
Pros, Cons Of Legalizing Sports Betting Fast Versus Taking It Slow Sports Handle
Is it better to be an early adopter or take your time when legalizing sports betting? There are arguments for both.
Mass. Lottery Could Handle Sports Betting And Online Games, Goldberg Says WBUR
Treasurer Deb Goldberg is again appealing to legislators to allow the state Lottery to move online in the face of competition from daily fantasy sports, casinos ...
Lottery's Place Uncertain In Expanded Gambling Debate WBUR
While lawmakers weigh whether to further expand gaming to allow sports betting and to authorize gambling to legally spread online, the head of the ...
Massachusetts edging closer to sports wagering Sentinel & Enterprise
By Kalina Newman Boston University Statehouse Program BOSTON -- Massachusetts sports teams have long made headlines for challenging the rules.
The Massachusetts Lottery Is Getting A Tech Upgrade WBUR
The Massachusetts Lottery will replace its IT system Sunday -- for the first time in 20 years.
As Massachusetts moves toward legalizing sports betting, bars seek seat at the table MassLive.com
A group of Western Massachusetts bar owners want their establishments to become legal sports betting venues.
Reading the Signs: Will Massachusetts Legalize Online Gambling in 2019? OnlinePokerReport.com
Sports betting and online lottery are already hot topics in the Massachusetts Legislature, but the state shouldn't forget about online gambling.
Massachusetts Treasurer Insists Lawmakers Consider Online Lottery OnlinePokerReport.com
The Massachusetts treasurer has laid down the gauntlet, telling lawmakers to skip online sports betting bills unless an online lottery is included.
How sports betting could change gambling in Massachusetts Enterprise News
In an age of online shopping, bill paying and, potentially soon, sports gambling, playing the state Lottery still relies on cash, papers and conducting business ...
Massachusetts Bar Owners Form Group To Lobby For Place In Sports Betting WAMC
As Massachusetts considers legalizing sports betting, bar owners want in on the action. Angling for a seat at the table as Beacon Hill begins to look at whether ...
Mass. Lottery could handle sports betting, state treasurer says Boston Business Journal
In Massachusetts, where the Lottery is not online but consumers can bet on horse racing online and over the phone, one racing licensee reported more than $90 ...
Massachusetts Sports Betting Likely In 2019, Despite Commission Chaos USBets
Wynn Resorts' license is on the line, and the Gaming Commission is fighting with journalists, but sports betting is still likely next year.
Lottery could handle sports betting, Goldberg tells legislators Lowell Sun
BOSTON -- New Hampshire, one of 11 states that offer lottery games online, took in more than $1.
PowerPick Arizona Lottery Pooling Service Hits 3rd Fantasy 5 Jackpot Massachusetts Newswire
PHOENIX, Ariz., May 14, 2019 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — PowerPick Players Club, the oldest and most established lottery *service* provider in the USA, ...
Editorial: Betting is the best bet for businesses Boston Herald
Massachusetts will soon allow more gambling options.
Online Gaming Bills Await Attention in Massachusetts LegalUSPokerSites.com
Several bills pertaining to legal online gaming and sports betting await the attention of lawmakers and have the support of Massachusetts Treasurer Goldberg.
Various Entities Interested In Sports Betting If Massachusetts Makes It Legal WAMC
Legal gambling has been expanding for the last several years in the Northeast with the opening of more casinos. The next growth area for gaming is likely.
Lucky couple wins Dh3 million jackpot for the third time Khaleej Times
A Massachusetts couple is having a streak of good luck after winning their third $1 million lottery jackpot in only five years. Janet Pflaumer-Phillips claimed her ...
DraftKings Pushes For Massachusetts Sports Betting, But Will It Get What It Wants? Legal Sports Report
DraftKings is running a PR campaign to get a Massachusetts sports betting bill passed. But will the DFS superpower and nascent sports betting operator get ...
2 Massachusetts unclaimed $100000 lottery prizes about to expire Boston.com
BOSTON (AP) — Two people who bought lottery tickets in Massachusetts nearly a year ago may be sitting on $100,000 and not even know it. A lottery ...
Much to learn before Bay State dives into online, sports gambling Lowell Sun
If the state Legislature goes along with a bill proposed by Gov. Charlie Baker, legalized betting on professional sports soon will be available in Massachusetts.
Massachusetts Has Highest Per-Capita Spending On Lottery Tickets New England Public Radio
The winning ticket of the $1.5 billion jackpot was bought in South Carolina, but it's actually people in Massachusetts who get the biggest bang for their.
Massachusetts Lottery says 2 unclaimed $100000 prizes about to expire Turn to 10
Two people who bought lottery tickets in Massachusetts nearly a year ago may be sitting on $100000 and not even know it. A lottery spokesman says two ...
Sports betting in New Hampshire inches closer to legalization Concord Monitor
While many across the nation filled out their brackets for the NCAA men's basketball tournament last week, lawmakers in the New Hampshire House took ...
Massachusetts Lottery Benefiting From Plainridge Park, But MGM Springfield Presents... Casino.Org News
The Massachusetts Lottery has benefited from the opening of the Plainridge Park Casino, but the forthcoming MGM Springfield might hurt ticket sales.
Charlie Baker announces bill to legalize sports gambling in Massachusetts Boston.com
Gov. Charlie Baker announced Thursday that he plans to file legislation to legalize bets on professional sports in Massachusetts, following the Supreme Court ...
Cathy Judd-Stein Named as New Head of Massachusetts Gaming Commission NBC10 Boston
Gov. Charlie Baker named one of his administration's top lawyers to head the Massachusetts Gaming Commission on Tuesday as the panel weighs a key ...
Mass. sports betting bill could be 'ready to go' in 2019, Rep. Joe Wagner says MassLive.com
The House chairman expected to be the point person as that branch considers legalizing sports betting said last week that the "potential game plan" is for the ...
Massachusetts Treasurer Makes Fresh Push for Online Lottery Casino News Daily
Massachusetts Treasurer Deb Goldberg submits new bill calling for online expansion of lottery as sports betting gains momentum in the state Legislature.
Chicopee group pushes for sports betting at small businesses Boston Herald
A group pushing to allow sports betting in keno parlors licensed by the lottery says the expansion would benefit small business and the state. Fair Play ...
In First Month Of Legal Sports Betting, Gamblers Wager $13 Million At R.I. Casinos WBUR
As New England Patriots fans place their bets on the Super Bowl, Rhode Island is releasing results from the first full month of legalized sports betting.
What you need to know about the prospect of sports betting in Massachusetts Boston.com
As NFL season kicks off, fans across the country will be considering a new prospect: legalized sports betting. While this has been the case in Nevada, other ...
Five Winning Powerball Tickets Sold in Massachusetts NECN
They may not have matched all six numbers in the Wednesday night Powerball drawing to win the third-largest jackpot in U.S. lottery history, but five people in ...
Massachusetts Lottery raises nearly $1 billion for cities and towns The Boston Globe
It was the second-highest profit total in the lottery's 47-year history.
MGM Springfield Opens First Resort Casino In Massachusetts New England Public Radio
Updated 4:45 p.m. The first resort casino in Massachusetts opened Friday, a $960 million complex in downtown Springfield with expansive Las Vegas-style.
Sports Betting Begins In New England — At Rhode Island Casino WBUR
In Massachusetts, lawmakers have yet to open the door to sports betting, although that could change in the coming year.
Deb Goldberg’s all in for online lottery Boston Herald
State Treasurer Deb Goldberg is in a high-stakes horserace to expand the state's profitable lottery online as Beacon Hill lawmakers appear ready to legalize yet ...
The State Lottery Has A New Rule To Stop Repeat Winners — But So Far, They Keep Winning WBUR
The winningest lotto player in Massachusetts, Ali Jaafar, has won 256 times and collected more than half a million dollars since the new state policy began.
Put the lottery online The Boston Globe
With e-commerce at our fingertips and sports betting on the horizon, the Massachusetts State Lottery should be allowed to go online. (Dina Rudick/Globe Staff).
CommonWealth Magazine CommonWealth magazine
ON FRIDAY NIGHT, Mega Millions offered a $1 billion jackpot, the second largest lottery prize in American history. Late in the evening, it was announced that no ...
Stan Rosenberg on Wynn casino, sports betting, and gaming in Worcester The Boston Globe
Back in 2011, the skeptics thought Massachusetts was rolling the dice when we legalized gaming — after all, this had been a state long wary of casinos, and we ...
Betting in Massachusetts next year? That’d be Super Boston Herald
A year ago, Nevada was the only state in the country where you could place a legal bet on the Super Bowl.
Massachusetts Lottery plans to move data center to Norwell Wicked Local
The Massachusetts Lottery is preparing to move around the brains of its operations, shifting both its primary and backup data centers to new locations over the ...
Mass. Gaming Commission releases Wynn agreement, meeting minutes Boston Business Journal
As part of a compromise to have a lawsuit against it dismissed, the Massachusetts Gaming Commission agreed to exclude certain information its investigators ...
Nevada is tops in gambling spending, but what's the lottery, casino tab in other states? The Coloradoan
Americans spend about $261 in casinos and on lottery tickets. Nevadans spend the most, $5000 per adult. Rhode Island leads in lottery spending.
Push for legal sports betting in Connecticut raises thorny questions about gambling addiction Hartford Courant
Amid a debate over sports betting that has focused largely on how the industry might benefit Connecticut's bottom line, problem-gambling advocates and some ...
Cup O’ Chowdah And $10 On The Patriots, Please Sports Handle
Massachusetts bar and restaurant owners have organized to lobby for a chance to host sports betting in their establishments.
Mega Millions Tickets Being Sold At 11,000 Per Minute Clip In Massachusetts WBUR
Massachusetts Lottery Executive Director Michael Sweeney said Mega Millions sales have been "extremely robust, to say the least, particularly over the last 10 ...
Treasurer pushes online lottery sales as legalized sports betting advances Lowell Sun
BOSTON -- If Massachusetts lawmakers are going to legalize sports betting and allow people to place wagers online or through smartphone apps, the ...
The State's Lottery Distribution System Means Some Places Are Winners And Others Losers WBUR
The Massachusetts State Lottery is a major source of local aid for cities and towns, delivering hundreds of millions of dollars annually that communities use to ...
A Dartmouth nurse won $1 million in last night's Mega Millions drawing The Boston Globe
The biggest ticket was sold in South Carolina, but lottery tickets worth $1 million each were sold in Bridgewater and Wilmington as part of the Mega Millions ...
Massachusetts Treasurer Seeks to Bring Online Lottery Casino News Daily
Massachusetts Treasurer Deborah Goldberg is making a *fresh* push to bring online lottery to the state in a bid to secure the sector's growth.
Rush Street-Backed Venture Raises Stakes in Massachusetts, Splurging $430,000 Lobbying for Brockton... Casino.Org News
Mass Gaming and Entertainment, a vehicle lead by Neil Bluhm of Rush Street Gaming, has become the third biggest lobbyist in Massachusetts, spending ...
Mass. Gaming Commission to release agreement with Wynn Boston Business Journal
Later Thursday, Massachusetts gaming industry regulators will release the agreement they reached to dispense with a lawsuit brought by Steve Wynn.
Maryland explores faster way to approve sports betting Associated Press
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland lawmakers are exploring a faster way to approve sports betting this year, but it's unclear if they will be able to do it without ...
Mass. Lottery tapping into new IT system April 14 Lowell Sun
BOSTON -- Officials from the Massachusetts Lottery will begin making the rounds next week to each one of the agency's retail partners to hand out information to ...
Mass Lottery Says Two $100,000 Prizes Will Expire This Month CBS Boston
DORCHESTER (CBS) – If you purchased a Mass Cash ticket in Seekonk or Framingham in March of last year, you might want to dig it out and check the ...
Searching For Clues About Which States Will Pass New Sports Betting Bills In 2019 Legal Sports Report
Congress will go back into session this week and state legislatures throughout the country will follow shortly thereafter. When they do, legal sports betting will ...
See How Much Money Your Town Or City Gives, And Gets From, The Lottery WBUR
Our map shows that the formula the state uses to distribute lottery revenues results in some cities and towns getting far more money than others relative to their ...
Mass Lottery to close downtown Springfield office, relocation planned WWLP.com
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - The Massachusetts State Lottery is looking for a new location, with their lease on their current downtown Springfield office ...
Mass. Gaming: Gambling revenue up in February Boston Herald
Gambling revenues in Massachusetts surged in February, according to a report issued Friday by the Massachusetts Gaming Commission. Plainridge Park ...
Gambling States, Stakeholders Join Chorus Against Wire Act Opinion OnlinePokerReport.com
The recent DOJ Wire Act opinion is facing an upswell of opposition from states with online gambling industries and/or lottery programs.
Sports betting is now legal in several states. Many others are watching from the sidelines. NBCNews.com
Three months after the Supreme Court overturned a law prohibiting states from legalizing sports betting, a few states have begun accepting wagers.
Gaming regulators postpone southeastern Mass. casino talks Boston Herald
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission said Thursday will reconsider southeastern Mass. casino talks once incoming chairwoman Cathy Judd-Stein starts ...
Massachusetts lottery locations that have sold winning Mega Millions, Powerball tickets Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News
BOSTON (WHDH) - Two months after a South Carolina resident purchased the winning $1.5 billion Mega Millions ticket, both the Mega Millions and Powerball ...
Wynn casino decision delay angers some lawmakers Boston Herald
Frustrated North Shore lawmakers are blasting legal red tape for hijacking the $2.5 billion Encore Boston Harbor resort casino, saying any delay will stall ...
When will my state legalize sports betting? Map of sports gambling legislation across the US | When will my state legalize sports betting? Map of sports gambling legislation across the US SB Nation
The United States Supreme Court overturned a sports gambling prohibition in May 2018. It opened the door for states to pass legislation allowing for sports ...
Legal sports betting will begin in R.I. casinos later this month The Boston Globe
Fans will be able to place legal wagers on their favorite teams at the Twin River Casino by the end of Thanksgiving week.
Regulators to consider reopening bid process for southeastern Massachusetts casino Boston Herald
Gaming regulators are meeting today to discuss the next steps in deciding whether to reopen a bidding process for a southeastern Massachusetts casino.
Casino regulators to receive long-awaited Wynn investigation Boston Herald
BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts gambling regulators are receiving a long-awaited investigative report into allegations of sexual misconduct against casino ...
Jerry and Marge Selbee: How a retired couple won millions using a lottery loophole - 60 Minutes CBS News
It was completely legal and it won them millions. Jon Wertheim reports on how Jerry Selbee and his wife Marge used "basic arithmetic" to crack the code on ...
R.I. casinos lost $900000 on sports betting in February The Boston Globe
Casinos in Rhode Island lost nearly $900,000 on sports betting in February after winning bets for the Super Bowl and other professional sports were paid out, ...
Revenues dip at Massachusetts and Connecticut casinos Hartford Courant
Gambling revenues have tumbled at Massachusetts' casinos for another month.
Eight Races To Watch In Massachusetts wgbh.org
Tuesday will mark one of the most nationally-charged elections in recent Massachusetts history, with voters asked to decide local and statewide races amid ...
Massachusetts great-grandfather wins $100K in lottery using Red Sox jersey numbers AOL
Jim Aylward Jr., an 84-year-old great-grandfather, won big on Monday with a little help from the 2018 World Series champs.
Boston Celtics, Massachusetts State Lottery honor Hoosac Valley's Alie Mendel as Hero Among Us during Game 1 against Indiana Pacers MassLive.com
Alie Mendel waves for the crowd after accepting the Boston Celtics Heroes Among Us award during a game on April 14. For her inspirational efforts to beat the ...
Woman buys husband $1 million winning lottery ticket for his birthday Yahoo Finance
A woman in Ipswich, Mass., went to the Richdale Food Shop on Market Street to purchase a $5 scratch ticket for her husband on his birthday. They, of course ...
2 unclaimed $100,000 lottery prizes about to expire Boston Herald
BOSTON (AP) — Two people who bought lottery tickets in Massachusetts nearly a year ago may be sitting on $100000 and not even know it.
Massachusetts to Reconsider Online Poker and Gaming LegalUSPokerSites.com
Massachusetts Senate committee authorizes study of economic feasibility of online poker, casino games, lottery, sports betting, and horse racing and betting.