Publish Date: 22/01/2022
Fact checked by: Drew the DFS Guy
It’s been a long wait, but mobile sports betting is finally live in New York City!
On January 8 online sports betting officially went live in New York State, with four sportsbooks launching their services to New Yorkers. They were joined just over a week later by BetMGM sportsbook.
If you’re looking to bet on your favorite New York sports teams, we’ve compiled the ultimate guide for you below.
The Giants and the Jets might be out of the Playoffs, and NYCFC have already won the MLS Cup, but the Nicks, Nets, Islanders and Raiders are all in action. On top of that, the MLB season is coming in the spring - so we’ll take a look at what betting sites are likely to be available in New York come the start of the MLB season.
The first step to betting on your favorite NY sports teams is opening your sports betting account. You can find a step-by-step guide on how to open your NY betting account here. Before that though, you have to choose the right operator, that has the best bonuses and markets related to betting on New York sports teams. With that in mind, let’s take a look at what NY sportsbooks have become legal since January 8.
There are currently five operators live and up and running in New York, with another four set to launch. So let’s see what sites can offer you the best options when it comes to betting on New York sports teams.
If you sign up to FanDuel Sportsbook NY today, you can claim a risk-free bet worth up to $1000. This means that if you place your first wager on your favorite NY sports team to win, and the bet doesn’t come up, FanDuel will refund you with a free bet token worth the same value as your initial stake. You can claim this bonus directly below:
Another sportsbook offering you a risk-free bet for New York Sports betting is BetMGM, who also have some other great NYC sports team specials.
In addition to a risk-free bet worth up to $1000, NY sports bettors can also get their hands on $10 in free bet credits just by signing up. Click below to claim your bonus today and start betting on your favorite NY sports teams.
If you’re looking to bet on your favorite NY sports betting teams with a bonus that’s a little bit different from those above, then why not check out the BetRivers matched deposit bonus worth up to $250.
When it comes to betting on NY sports teams, DraftKings are offering you a slightly more unique bonus. This offers gets you a 20% matched deposit bonus worth up to a potential of $1000. The bonus is released in $1 increments for every $25 you wager.
Players must be 21 years of age or older or reach the minimum age for gambling in their respective state and located in jurisdictions where online gambling is legal. Please play responsibly. Bet with your head, not over it. If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, and wants help, call or visit: (a) the Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey at 1-800-Gambler or www.800gambler.org; or (b) Gamblers Anonymous at 855-2-CALL-GA or www.gamblersanonymous.org.
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