New Jersey sportsbooks continued to rebound from recent lows in the midst of a pandemic that had brought sports and betting to a grinding halt.
While the NCAA still opposes betting on college events, the new policy comes when eight states including New Jersey have legal sports betting.
New Jersey sportsbook operators were initially told that they could take bets related to the NFL Combine. But state regulators told them to pull the action Friday.
DraftKings Sportsbook is quickly upping the stakes for sports betting nationwide, and in New Jersey with the first-ever DraftKings Sports Betting National Championship.
After weeks of speculation, Hard Rock Chairman Jim Allen confirms during the opening day ceremonies that a Hard Rock Atlantic City sportsbook and NJ online sports betting are in the cards.
It was the best of times and the worst of times for Atlantic City in January. Land-based casinos had a brutal month, but online casinos hit a new high.