Agreement establishes BetMGM’s sports betting presence in Arizona
PHOENIX, Ariz (August 9th, 2021) – BetMGM announced today partnerships with Gila River Hotels & Casinos and the Arizona Cardinals for retail and online sports betting, establishing its first relationships in the state of Arizona. BetMGM plans to bring its industry leading platform online once legalized sports betting launches in Arizona. The company also plans to open retail sportsbooks at the three Arizona Gila River properties and at State Farm Stadium, home of the Cardinals.
Adam Greenblatt - BetMGM CEO
Gila River Hotels & Casinos operates three Arizona locations, all owned by the Gila River Indian Community: Wild Horse Pass, Lone Butte, and Vee Quiva. All three will feature custom built BetMGM Sportsbooks, set to open near football season, reflective of its sports-centric brand.
Kenneth Manuel - Gila River Hotels & Casino CEO
One more thrilling reason to be excited for kickoff.@BetMGM announced today partnerships with @PlayAtGila and our organization for retail and online sports betting, establishing its first relationships in the state of Arizona.— Arizona Cardinals (@AZCardinals) August 9, 2021
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Stephen Lewis - Governor of the Gila River Indian Community
BetMGM plans to open a BetMGM Sportsbook at State Farm Stadium, with a targeted opening in time for the 2022 NFL season.
Michael Bidwill - Owner of Arizona Cardinals
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