Publish Date: January 18, 2022
Fact checked by: Jesse M Cox
No, Betway sportsbook could not get a license to operate in New York.
We know it’s sad news for NYC gambling lovers, but fret not! Knowing the sportsbook’s strong foothold in other US states, we are sure the betting portal will also successfully open its digital doors for New Yorkers.
You must have got an answer to your query that “is Betway sports legal in New York?” But does it also mean New York residents can’t wager anywhere online? Definitely, not.
Cheer up! The New York Betting Commission recently legalized nine online bookmakers in New York. Fortunately, it means your hunt for a reliable and fun betting platform comes to an end.
Without further ado, here are the best alternative legal sportsbooks in NYC that you would like to explore.
Now New Yorkers can wager on their fabulous line up of sports, including Football, Basketball, Baseball, Boxing, Rugby, Golf, and much more. Moreover, first-time bettors from NYC get ready to enjoy the lucrative Casesars NY promo. You will get $300 worth of free bets on signing up and up to $3000 with your first deposit in the sportsbook’s account.
Next in line is BetRivers online sports betting site, recently licensed by the New York State Gaming Commission authority. The bookmaker even released an exclusive Deposit Match promo to treat its first-time New York members. It allows you to get up to $250 with your first deposit.
Boston-based DraftKings bookmaker is renowned for its competitive odds on various sports events. Besides, you can pick from a range of betting options valid on the pro sports teams in New York. It includes Parlay bets, Straight bets, Moneylines, Total lines, Prop bets, and Future bets. Also, do not forget to claim the massive Deposit Bonus to receive up to $1000.
FanDuel is not a new name in the online betting market and also has a fantastic daily fantasy sports platform. The sportsbook recently received authorization to operate its sportsbook in New York. Besides, New York gamblers can avail some generous FanDuel New York promos and deals on this platform.
Apart from the above-listed live sportsbooks, the Empire State will soon see some more legal betting portals going live. So if you want to keep your options open, do keep an eye out for these five bookmakers in your state in the coming days.
Resorts World: A mobile-based betting portal ideal for bettors who prefer to gamble on the go.
WynnBET: Keep an eye on the launch of the WynnBET New York sportsbook if you want to enjoy some great perks like bettors from other US states.
PointsBet: PointsBet will be active for New York residents by the month’s end.
BetMGM: BetMGM is another legal and licensed NY sportsbook that will go live for New York gambling fanatics within a few days.
BallyBet: Once you sign-up on BallyBet, you will be ready to explore the operator’s extensive list of sports and bonuses alike