New Jersey now offers legal, regulated sports betting. As long as you’re physically located within the state, you can bet via a variety of NJ online sportsbooks and physical sportsbooks.
The US Supreme Court facilitated the state regulation of sports gambling, ruling to overturn the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) in the spring of 2018.
Gov. Phil Murphy signed the relevant NJ sports betting bill into law on June 11.
DraftKings Sportsbook became the first NJ mobile sports betting platform to come to market in 2018. It rolled out to the general public on Aug. 6 following a successful soft-launch period.
The market has expanded greatly in the time since. There are currently 17 online sportsbooks operating in the state:
Most of the above have NJ sports betting apps for iOS (iPhone and iPad) and Android, as well as sports betting websites where you can place wagers.
Three days after NJ sports betting became law, the state’s first legal sportsbook opened for business — and it wasn’t in one of the Atlantic City casinos. The governor himself placed the inaugural bets at Monmouth Park Racetrack on June 14.
There are now 10 retail sportsbooks in the state:
|West Virginia||Pennsylvania||New Jersey|
Just about anything you can think of. The state’s sportsbooks take action on just about every major sport in the US, and some less major sports from around the world.
But the most common action is on the top-level sports:
There are also a variety of ways to bet on all these sports: