The Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act was overturned in May 2018, and the Garden wasted no time, launching online NJ sportsbooks in the state in August of that year. The first three sportsbooks to launch were BetMGM, DraftKings, and BetRivers.
The Garden State still pulls in some of the largest monthly handles, eclipsing $1 billion twice in 2022. Their most recent report is from April 2023, which was nearly $ 834 million. Needless to say, legal sports betting in New Jersey is thriving.
Below, we’ll cover everything you need about NJ sports betting.