New Hampshire sports wagers hit $62.3 million

Finance News

According to the New Hampshire Lottery, bettors in the state wagered almost $62.3 million during February 2024 using the state’s licensed online and physical sportsbooks.

In New Hampshire, DraftKings is the state lottery’s exclusive partner when it comes to sports wagering.There is an active market with many online or mobile operators as well as a growing number of retail sports wagering options at brick-and-mortar casinos in the commonwealth.

The handle is simply the total dollars wagered on sports in the state each month. In Virginia, bettors wager hundreds of million of dollars each month. From the time legal sports betting launched in January 2021 to early 2023, legal, regulated sports bets were placed exclusively with online sportsbooks. Since then, physical casinos have begun taking retail wagers on sports, albeit in much smaller numbers.