NBC Boston: Sports betting has proven itself as big business in Massachusetts

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One year into the launch of legalized sports betting in the Bay State, record numbers of people are reaching out for support. CEO Marlene Warner discussed the growing volume of calls, LiveChat messages, Voluntary Self-Exclusion enrollments, and player outreach with NBC 10’s Eli Rosenberg. She also shares some of the goals for year two, including […]

Massachusetts Council on Gaming and Health Wins the 2023 American Gambling Awards Responsible Gaming Award

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NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)– The American Gambling Awards is pleased to announce the Massachusetts Council on Gaming and Health (MACGH) has won the 2023 “Responsible Gaming Award.” The American Gambling Awards is produced by Gambling.com Group Limited (Nasdaq: GAMB) (“Gambling.com Group” or the “Group”), a leading provider of player acquisition services for the regulated global online gambling industry. […]

WCVB: ‘Doing real harm’: Survey looks at impact of sports betting

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Chief Communications Officer Phil Sherwood spoke to WCVB’s Angel Salcedo about how the accessibility of sports betting apps is driving dangerous trends found in a recent Men’s Health survey. Out of 3,800 men surveyed, 61 percent bet on sports either daily or weekly Of the men surveyed who place sports bets, 34 percent say it […]

State House News Service: More than 1,400 opting out of legal gaming in Massachusetts

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Since the launch of legalized sports betting, more Bay Staters are opting out of legal gaming in Massachusetts and enrolling in Voluntary Self-Exclusion. Chief Operations Officer Chelsea Turner unpacked the numbers and shared how the GameSense team is meeting these new demands for State House News Service. Learn more about pausing play with Voluntary Self-Exclusion. […]

Guest Contributor: The House Always Wins

Haraden Bottomley, a journalism major at Boston College, shared his personal reflections on sports betting and its impact on college campuses.  With the recent expansion of legalized sports betting in Massachusetts, we welcomed his unique perspective as a college student in this growing, ever-evolving world. Chief Communications Officer Phil Sherwood provided background for the piece. […]