NJ Online Sportsbooks & iPhone Betting Apps
Land-based sportsbooks like FanDuel at the Meadowlands and Borgata Sportsbook helped to launch the legalized sports betting industry in NJ. In order to grow and rapidly expand regulated sports wagering, online and mobile betting apps are needed for mass wagering volume. DraftKings was the first mobile betting app available in New Jersey. Competitive sportsbooks rapidly followed from PlayMGM, FanDuel, SugarHouse, William Hill, BetStars, 888Sports and Caesars. With the addition of BetAmerica Sportsbook and PointsBet NJ, there now 14 online sportsbooks in NJ.
Listed below are the currently active online sportsbooks in New Jersey, along with brick and mortar sports betting locations throughout the state.
DraftKings Sportsbook Bonus NJ
DraftKings was the first sportsbook launched in New Jersey, providing bettors with a desktop version, along with a sports betting app available for iOS and Android. DraftKings license in NJ is through a partnership with Resorts Casino. The land-based sportsbook for Resorts is now branded with DraftKings.
Typical to DraftKings aggressive advertising behavior in the past, NJ residents have been quick to see sports betting oriented commercials featuring NBA Hall of Famer and well-known sports gambler Charles Barkley. Sir Charles is pushing the DraftKings betting app that has received solid reviews from sports bettors. The main push back continues to surround the juice or vig on some betting options listed within the app. Overall, we expect the high money-lines to quickly level out due to the increased competition in the state.
DraftKings has been preparing for more than a year to get its sports betting platform for mobile off the ground, adding it is working with state regulators to apply for operating licenses in states that have passed laws authorizing sports betting. A recent agreement between DraftKings and Caesars will help provide access to those states.
DraftKings currently has roughly 10 million customers in their DFS player database that can be utilized for a state by state legalized sports betting marketing approach.
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