In the meantime, the only legal way to place a sports wager in New York is to go to one of the four full-service commercial Upstate casinos, or one operated by an Upstate Indian nation, and place an in-person bet at their sports betting parlors, also known as sportsbooks.
Can I bet on sports in New York?
Is sports betting legal in the state of New York? Yes, in-person sports betting is legal in New York.
Is it illegal to bet online in NY?
No, online casinos are not legal in New York State. Any website that accepts real-money bets from players located in New York is operating illegally and is therefore unsafe. New Yorkers can visit New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Michigan, or West Virginia to play at safe, legally-licensed online casinos.
Where can I place a sports bet in NYC?
Here are the places you can legally bet on sports in New York:
- Turning Stone Resort & Casino.
- Resorts World Catskills.
- Rivers Casino Schenectady.
- del Lago Resort & Casino.
- Tioga Downs.
- Yellow Brick Road Casino.
- Point Place Casino.
- Akwesasne Mohawk Casino Resort.
When can you bet on sports in New York?
July 2019: Upstate New York casinos accept the first wagers. Rivers Sportsbook in Schenectady, the first place in New York state where you can legally place a wager on a sporting event, opened on July 16.
What is the penalty for illegal gambling in New York?
Promoting gambling is either a Class A misdemeanor with a maximum penalty of 1 year in prison and 3 years probation or a Class E felony with a maximum penalty of 4 years in prison and 5 years probation.
Can I bet on DraftKings in New York?
New York. Retail sports betting is live in the state, and mobile betting is legal but not yet live. You can bet at DraftKings Sportsbook at Del Lago Resort.
Can I use FanDuel in NY?
DraftKings, FanDuel, Yahoo, FantasyDraft, and Draft have all received permits and are now operational in New York.
Can I use MyBookie in New York?
MyBookie accepts bettors from every US state with the exception of Nevada, New York, and New Jersey.