HomePublicationsNewsletter ArchiveVolume 27Issue 5MGCB AUTHORIZES ADDITIONAL OPERATORS FOR iGAMING AND SPORTS BETTING

The Michigan Gaming Control Board ("MGCB") first authorized online gaming and sports betting to begin on January 22. Since the initial announcement, several additional operators have been given the green light to begin offering online gaming and sports betting, including:

  • Little Traverse Bay Band of Odawa Indians & Poker Stars - Internet Gaming on Jan. 29
  • Little Traverse Bay Band of Odawa Indians & FoxBet - Internet Sports Betting on Jan. 29
  • Greektown Casino & Penn Sports Interactive/Barstool Sportsbook & Casino - Internet Gaming on Feb. 1. Greektown was previously approved for Internet Sports Betting to launch on Jan. 22

"We welcome the addition of Odawa Casino, Poker Stars, Fox Bet, and Barstool Casino to Michigan's growing online gaming and sports wagering market," said MGCB Executive Director Rick Kalm in a press release. "Their participation will generate revenue to support education, tribal communities and the city of Detroit."

Online gaming and sports betting are now operational with the operations above, in addition to the following previously authorized operations:

  • Bay Mills Indian Community & DraftKings - Internet Casino Games, Internet Sports Betting
  • Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians & William Hill - Internet Casino Games, Internet Sports Betting
  • Greektown Casino & Penn Sports Interactive/Barstool Sportsbook - Internet Sports Betting
  • Hannahville Indian Community & TwinSpires - Internet Casino Games, Internet Sports Betting
  • Keweenaw Bay Indian Community & Golden Nugget Online Gaming - Internet Casino Games, Internet Sports Betting 
  • Lac Vieux Desert Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians & PointsBet - Internet Sports Betting
  • Little River Band of Ottawa Indians & Rush Street - Internet Casino Games, Internet Sports Betting 
  • MGM Grand Detroit & BetMGM/Roar Digital - Internet Casino Games, Internet Sports Betting
  • MotorCity Casino & FanDuel - Internet Casino Games, Internet Sports Betting
  • Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians & Wynn - Internet Casino Games, Internet Sports Betting

For more information on Michigan internet gaming and sports betting, read the MGCB's FAQs or visit the website of each operator listed above.

 

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