Caesars has taken a significant step to monopolize digital sports activities betting in Maine after it snapped up three of the out there 4 skins allowed within the state. [Image: Shutterstock.com]
Caesars has moved to monopolize digital sports activities betting in Maine after it inked a time period sheet with three of the state’s 4 tribes who themselves have exclusivity over Maine’s authorized digital and retail markets.
The deal provides Caesars three of the 4 digital skins allotted to the 4 tribes, a 75% monopoly of the state’s digital sports activities betting platforms, with simply the Passamaquoddy but to nominate a companion. As the primary US operator to achieve entry to Maine’s digital sports activities betting market, it’s not but clear how Caesars will strategy its three skins entry.
The sportsbook may go along with one generic Caesars Sportsbook-branded betting platform for all three tribes, or may it may white label its platform below three totally different names. If it goes the generic route and since there’s one other pores and skin nonetheless up for grabs, it means bettors in Maine would have two digital sports activities betting platforms from which to decide on. If Caesars white labels its skins into three standalone wagering platforms, Mainers could have 4 choices.
single cellular sports activities betting supplier for 3 of the state’s tribes”
In an electronic mail launch, Caesars said inking the “historic time period sheet in Maine” was a part of its long-term dedication to tribal gaming. The Nevada-based gaming big added it was proud to be “the only cellular sports activities betting supplier for 3 of the state’s tribes.”