With desk video games already making a mint for Nebraska’s coffers at Warhorse On line casino, an announcement sports activities betting will launch on the on line casino by the top of Might is extra excellent news throughout. [Image: Shutterstock.com]
Sports activities wagering will quickly be out there on the Warhorse On line casino in Lincoln, making it the primary authorized facility in Nebraska to supply this service. The Nebraska Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protecting Affiliation vice-president Lynne McNally introduced that sports activities wagering would begin by the top of Might, simply in time for the NBA finals and Faculty World Sequence.
state legal guidelines received’t permit the on line casino to take bets on any College of Nebraska or Creighton video games
Regardless of nonetheless being beneath building, Warhorse is working over 400 slot machines and generated practically $800,000 in tax revenues throughout its first 5 weeks of operation in September 2022. McNally famous, nonetheless, that state legal guidelines received’t permit the on line casino to take bets on any College of Nebraska or Creighton video games if performed on residence turf.
Lincoln bettor Bob Lamb stated was excited that sports activities betting was coming to Nebraska and that he may maintain his cash in state.
“We’ve been fairly affected person. It’s been a very long time coming,” Lamb informed KETV Omaha.
KETV additionally cites McNally as saying an update on the state’s Omaha and Lincoln casinos under construction might be coming quickly, with the latter presumably together with sports activities betting.