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Nate Bjorkgren
News 15-06-2021

Pacers Fire Bjorkgren After One Season

The Indiana Pacers announced the firing of head coach Nate Bjorkgren last week after he completed just one season with the team. There was plenty of optimism when he was named the head coach prior to the 2020-21 season, but it was one filled with plenty of drama. The Pacers originally signed Bjorkgren to a […]

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IN betting handle May 2021
News 12-06-2021

Indiana Sees Improved Sports Betting Numbers in May

After a disappointing month of April, the sports betting industry in Indiana picked back up a bit during the month of May. The lack of NFL football is still hurting the state, but that will all change in a couple of months. The total sports betting handle in May was $254 million after the state […]

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Lucas Oil Stadium
News 09-06-2021

Colts Announce Preseason Schedule

The National Football League announced the full preseason and regular season schedules for teams in April, but the matchups were the only information given. It has taken the Colts some time to get things in place, but the team announced the dates and times of these matchups last week. The lone home preseason game of […]

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Bally's Tropicana Evansville
News 05-06-2021

Bally’s Officially Takes Over Tropicana Evansville

Bally’s Corporation announced that the purchase of Tropicana Evansville from Caesars Entertainment is now complete. This sale was agreed upon in 2020, but there were several agencies and regulators that had to sign off on the deal. Caesars Entertainment was forced to get rid of a handful of locations in Indiana, and it quickly found […]

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Helio Castroneves Indy 500 winner
News 01-06-2021

Castroneves Wins Indy 500

The 2021 Indianapolis 500 field was filled with big names and plenty of young talent, but it was a veteran that came away with the win. Helio Castroneves won his fourth Indy 500 title this weekend, tying the record for the most all-time. The 46-year-old driver was not viewed as a real threat to win […]

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Hard Rock Casino Terre Haute
News 29-05-2021

Hard Rock Making Moves in Indiana

Hard Rock International is one of the biggest names in the US casino industry, and it is starting to make big moves in the Hoosier State. By the end of 2022, two of the biggest and most attractive casino properties could be owned and operated by the company. The Hard Rock Casino Northern Indiana officially […]

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Indy 500 2021
News 25-05-2021

Scott Dixon Earns Indy 500 Pole Position

Scott Dixon has earned the pole position for the upcoming Indianapolis 500, and he did so by the slimmest of margins. Dixon finished just 0.03 mph ahead of Colton Herta, who is one of the up-and-coming drivers in the IndyCar series. Herta is just 21 years old and was recently given an extension with Andretti […]

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Hard Rock Casino Northern Indiana now open
News 21-05-2021

Hard Rock Casino Northern Indiana Officially Open

The brand new $300 million Hard Rock Casino Northern Indiana is now officially open to the public. This is the first land-based venue in that part of the state, and it is expected to become a major tourist destination. Spectacle Entertainment and Hard Rock International have teamed up for this project, but it wasn’t without […]

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Robert Mathis
News 19-05-2021

Robert Mathis Being Honored By Colts

The Indianapolis Colts have announced that they will be inducting Robert Mathis into the Ring of Honor during the 2021 NFL season. Mathis will be honored with a ceremony during the November 28 game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Mathis played defensive end with the Colts and is known as one of the best defensive […]

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IN Betting handle April
News 14-05-2021

Indiana Sports Betting Declines in April

The Indiana sports betting numbers are in for the month of April, and it was not a good showing by the industry. A dip in the total handle was expected, but the numbers from the Indiana Gaming Commission were disappointing. The total sports betting handle for the month was just $236.4 million, a drop of […]

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