US – Foxwood, DraftKings and Mashantucket Pequot tribe launch online sports betting and iGaming in ConnecticutBy William - 19 October 2021
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation, Foxwoods Resort Casino and DraftKings have launched online sports betting and online casino launched in Connecticut after successfully completing the required soft launch testing a week ago.
The first wager accepted was $25 on the Los Angeles Dodgers at -180 to beat the Atlanta Braves in tonight’s National League Championship game.
Now all customers 21 years of age and older in the state of Connecticut can place a variety of sports bets and play casino games such as slots, blackjack and roulette using the co-branded Foxwoods and DraftKings Sportsbook and Casino app on their mobile device.
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and DraftKings will be holding a virtual press briefing to officially kickoff and welcome online sports betting and iGaming across the state. Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Chairman, Rodney Butler, and DraftKings President, North America and co-founder, Matt Kalish, will be addressing media.