BetMGM is rapidly expanding its iGaming and sports betting to new states with main focus on gaming education. On Thursday, BetMGM has announced the launch of its mobile sportsbook at Gold Strike Casino Resort in Tunica, Mississippi.
MGM Resorts International owns the Gold Strike, a BetMGM casino on the border with Arkansas on the Mississippi River. People inside the casino can wager using their mobile device to make moneyline, spread or totals bets including live in-play wagering.
With the launch of BetMGM sportsbook, Mississippi bettors can wager on a full NFL and college football slate. Mobile betting is only available inside physical casinos; bets cannot be made outside the facilities.
BetMGM Sportsbook Mississippi Launch
BetMGM is one of the go-to sports betting apps in several legal sports betting markets. The Magnolia State mark as the 14th state in which the king of online sportsbooks operates. The BetMGM app utilizes geolocation technology which is available for download on both iOS and Android devices. All guests on-premise at Gold Strike to place pre-game, live in-play, futures, and parlay wagers.
Adam Greenblatt, BetMGM CEO said “We’ve had great success with the opening of the BetMGM Book Bar & Grill at Gold Strike and are thrilled to complement our retail offering with the launch of the BetMGM mobile app in Mississippi. Sports fans at MGM’s world-class Tunica resort can now use their mobile devices to engage with the teams they love, while earning rewards for their gameplay.”
BetMGM users in Mississippi can earn MGM Resorts’ M life Rewards. Furthermore, players will have the opportunity to redeem their gameplay for world-class experiences at MGM Resorts properties nationwide. The featured properties include Gold Strike and Beau Rivage in Mississippi, MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Borgata in New Jersey, and MGM National Harbor in Maryland.
More about BetMGM
MGM Resorts International launched its first online casino and poker room under the PlayMGM brand in August 2017. Later, it added mobile sports betting and rebranded itself as BetMGM. Utilizing Entain’s US-licensed, BetMGM offers sports betting and online gaming via market-leading brands including BetMGM, Borgata Casino, Party Casino, and Party Poker.
The BetMGM sports betting is currently live in 14 states. Those include Arizona, Colorado, Indiana, Iowa, New Jersey, Michigan, Mississippi, Nevada, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, Washington D.C., West Virginia, and Wyoming. They’re poised to be one of the biggest players in U.S. sports betting. The sportsbook also has plans to launch in Illinois and Ohio very soon.
BetMGM offers multiple betting formats, from money line and point spread bets to parlays and futures. In fact, there is a 24/7 wagering opportunity to bet on a variety of sports and leagues. Such as Basketball, Cricket, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, NBA, NHL, NFL, MLB, and many more.