New Jersey now offers legal, regulated sports betting. You can now bet via a variety of online sportsbooks and physical sportsbooks in the state.
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 a NJ sports betting bill into law on June 11.
The DraftKings Sportsbook became the first NJ mobile sports betting platform to come to market on Aug. 1. The sportsbook was made available to the general public on Aug. 6 following the successful soft launch period.
Currently, there are eight online sportsbooks in the state; the other seven:
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 later, 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 nine sportsbooks available in the state; here are the other eight:
Just about anything you can think of. The state’s sportsbooks take an 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: