✅Fact Checked by: Michael Savio
Hailing from Australia, PointsBet officially landed on the United States shores in January 2019, launching in New Jersey. The plans for a PointsBet launch date back to July 2018, just months after the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act was overturned.
Today, PointsBet is in the midst of a change of ownership. Fanatics, the leading manufacturer and online retailer of licensed sports merchandise, purchased the United States-based operations for $225 million.
PointsBet branches are slowly changing to “PointsBet, A Fanatics Experience.”
Below, we’ll cover this change in more detail and provide information about where its betting apps are legal, how they became legal, and go over each state it’s available.