Six big sports betting operators: Barstool, BetMGM, BetRivers, Caesars, DraftKings, and FanDuel, have already launched their sportsbooks in Louisiana. So, which other sportsbooks are coming up next in the Bayou State?
Louisiana has made its entry into the world of online betting only recently, so it’s not a surprise that only six legal LA sportsbooks are operating in the state right now. However, Louisiana has made provision for upto 41 online sportsbooks to operate in the state, and many of the best sportsbooks in the US are in the process of attaining their licenses from the Louisiana Gaming Control Board. So, we can expect a few of them to launch in the state very soon. On the same note, if you’re planning to place bets online in Louisiana, then you should definitely check out Louisiana betting tax rate and what it means for bettors.
Horse racing enthusiasts in Louisiana can keep their fingers crossed as TwinSpires is rumored to be entering the Louisiana market soon. Additionally, talks about Louisiana licenses are on the table for the likes of Golden Nugget, Betfred, BallyBet, and many more as well.
So, here is the lowdown on the major sportsbooks to launch soon in Louisiana:
In the gambling world, the Golden Nugget brand is among the best in the business, renowned for its chain of luxury resorts and casinos. They even have a land-based Golden Nugget casino in Louisiana, which will certainly make it easier for them to get a license for their online sportsbook in the Bayou State.
In the few states, the Golden Nugget sportsbook currently has a presence; they offer a daily odds boost called the Golden Line, along with fantastic welcome offers and other promotions.
Betfred Sportsbook has grown from a single betting shop to one of the best online betting sites in the world. They currently offer online sportsbooks in three states in the US: Colorado, Iowa, and Pennsylvania, with Nevada and Arizona also expected to join Betfred legal states very soon. In addition, through a collaboration arrangement with the Paragon Casino Resort in Marksville, Betfred already established a retail sportsbook in Louisiana. So, a Betfred online sportsbook in Louisiana is expected to arrive shortly as well.
BallyBet is another major sportsbook expected to launch in the Bayou State very soon. The sportsbook is currently available in Iowa, Colorado, Indiana, and Virginia. In addition, they already have a presence in Louisiana in the form of Bally’s Shreveport Casino & Hotel. Hence, you can expect BallyBet online sportsbook to enter the Louisiana market shortly.
The launch of online sportsbooks in Louisiana has been a resounding success. Sports fanatics in the state can now enjoy betting on their favorite teams from the comforts of their homes. Currently, Louisiana residents can enjoy online sports betting with Barstool, BetMGM, BetRivers, Caesars, DraftKings, and FanDuel. However, with Super Bowl on the horizon, we expect a few more sportsbooks to arrive in Louisiana very soon.
In the meantime, if you’re looking to make the most of online sports betting in Louisiana, don’t forget to check out the latest Louisiana sportsbook launch codes and promo offers.
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