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Arizona Cardinals Announces Operation of BetMGM, First NFL Stadium Sportsbook

Arizona Cardinals announces operation of betmgm, the first nfl stadium sportsbook

Posted: August 9th 2021, 09:27 NS.

Last updated: August 9, 2021, 12:51 NS.

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Arizona Cardinals is flying to become the first NFL team Incorporating a sportsbook into the stadium.Cardinals, BetMGM and Gila River Hotels and Casinos today announced a partnership plan to build four sports betting venues in the Phoenix area.

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Home to the Arizona Cardinals, State Farm Stadium is a great place for major NFL and college football games. The Phoenix dome facility will be home to sportsbooks next year. (Image: Getty)

News, Cardinals is one site of sports books.

BetMGM is a sports betting unit from MGM Resorts, born from a partnership between a casino company and Entain Holdings. Entain (formerly GVC) is an international sports betting company listed in London.

Another thrilling reason to get excited about kick-off. @ BetMGM today announced a partnership with @PlayAtGila and our retail and online organizations. Sports betting, establishing the first relationship in Arizona.

Welcome to the family! pic.twitter.com/1V0xgsNkQr

— Arizona Cardinals (@AZCardinals) August 9th 2021

The Cardinals Stadium Sportsbook will be co-branded with Gila River and Bet MGM. .. Hira River owns and operates three tribal casinos at Phoenix Metro, including Wild Horse Pass, Vikiba and Lone Butte.

Sports betting timeline

Arizona Governor Doug Duchy (R) signs sports in April and bets on law. Approved Extended Game Bill 16 Sportsbook licenses (both face-to-face and online) and reserved for 10 professional sports teams for game tribes in 10 states.

The license fee is $850,000, a one-time fee that is now paid to the state. Total revenue from sports betting is taxed at% for mobile betting and 8% for retail betting.

Today marks the deadline for stakeholders to submit a sports betting application to the Arizona Gaming Authority. The agency will reveal which entities have been approved a week after today's August 16.

If all goes according to plan, licensed sportsbook operators can start accepting bets as early as September 9th. On the same day, the Dallas Cowboys and Tampa Bay Buccaneers kick off the 850-22 NFL season.

The State Farm Stadium could be the NFL's first stadium. It's a sportsbook, but it's not the first major professional sport in the United States. The honor is given to Capital One Arena, the capital of the country. The home of the NBA Washington Wizards and NHL Washington Capitals debuted an on-site retail sportsbook in May.

Wrigley Field, a renowned area of the MLB Chicago Cubs, is also in the early stages of construction. A sports book for a historic baseball stadium.

Stadium book delay

Gila River and BetMGM want to get three casino sportsbooks up and running in time for this year's NFL season, but the Cardinals books in the stadium will be up late 2022. BetMGM and Cardinals have stated that the goal is to open the stadium extension in time for next year's NFL season.

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Listed in. / 1 Earn the Super Bowl LVI. That's the 14th shortest odds. The total team over / underwin is 8.5 games. Arizona odds to reach the playoffs are "yes" +95, and "no" -225, which makes it more likely that the BetMGM odds maker will not reach the card in the postseason.

Many other professional sports franchises in Arizona have submitted sports betting applications to the state. Partnerships include:

  • Phoenix Mercury — Barry's
  • Phoenix Suns — FanDuel
  • Arizona Diamondbacks — Caesars Entertainment
  • PGA Tour / TPC Scottsdale — Draft Kings
  • Phoenix Raceway — Bar Stool Sports Book
  • San Carlos Apache — WynnBET
  • Yavapai-Apache Nation — PointsBet
  • Fort Yumakechan Indian Tribe — Unibet
  • Tonto Apache Tribe — TwinSpires