Scientific games is to deliver sports betting services to three New York State Casinos operated by the Oneida Indian Nation.
SG and Oneida will submit the agreement to the National Indian gaming commission for review. “Being among the first Indian nation nationally to operate a sportsbook and among the first to offer sports betting in New York represents our commitment to entering this burgeoning market ready for rapid acceleration.” said Ray Halbritter, Oneida India National Representative and Nation Enterprise CEO.
“During our search for a top notch partner, SG Digital, backed by OpenBet and Don Best was the only partner who demonstrated years of US sports experience with regards to odds, trading and in play data fields. This Combined Solution and expertise cemented our decision that SG Digital will offer the most intuitive and seamless sportsbook experience for our guests.” Continued Halbritter.
Jordan Levin, SG Digital’s group chief executive said: “Sports betting is taking the US by storm, with quick to market operators in early regulated states seeing huge success. By Partnering with the Oneida Indian Nation, who has secured the Caesars Entertainment brand, we are planning to mirror that success in New York as soon as sports betting is authorised there.”
Scientific Games said it will to ensure that the oneida can offer all sports betting activities that become authorised in New York State, which is something the partners that anticipate will happen this year.