Sam McQuillan87 Posts
Sam covers the legal side of sports betting for the Action Network. Tail his picks at your own risk, but you may be better off going to him for news on the industry.
Prior to joining Action in 2022, Sam covered state taxes for Bloomberg Law, where his coverage of fantasy sports operators and the IRS earned him multiple Society of American Business Editors and Writers awards for business and sports business. His journalism career started at Penn State, where he covered college basketball and hockey for the student paper. He's been betting on sports since the Supreme Court overturned PASPA, mostly losing money on his beloved New York Knicks.
Sam received his bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism, with a certificate in sports journalism and minor in history, from Penn State University in 2019.
California Voters Oppose Online Sports Betting, Poll Claims
A majority of California voters oppose statewide online sports betting, according to a poll released by native tribes trying to block commercial operators in the state. Fifty-three percent of voters
Maine to Legalize Online Sports Betting Pending Governor's Signature
The Maine legislature passed a bill late Tuesday night to legalize sports betting, granting its native tribes exclusive control over the online market. The bill cleared the Senate 23-11 the
Missouri Sports Betting Set for Final Debate Over Taxes
A Missouri Senate committee advanced sports betting legislation Tuesday, opting to settle discrepancies with House lawmakers later on. The Senate Appropriations Committee voted 8-1 to advance HB 2502 and HB
'Border War' Rivalry Helps Fast-Track Legal Sports Betting in Kansas, Missouri
The border state rivalry between Kansas and Missouri is pushing lawmakers in each state to legalize sports betting faster than the other. “Kansas legislators are very cognizant of the
- Telling you when sports betting will be available in your state
- Breaking down how new laws and lawsuits impact bettors
- NBA player props (unpaid work)