Scientific Games signs sports betting deal with Caesars Entertainment
Scientific Games Corporation (Scientific Games or the company) recently announced that it will partner with Caesars Entertainment Corporation (Caesars) to provide its OpenBet sportsbook platform in New Jersey and Mississippi. Scientific Games will bring its solutions to Caesars' Atlantic City, Gulf Coast and Tunica properties in July and August of 2018.
"We are excited that Caesars chose Scientific Games' OpenBet sportsbook technology to provide the company and its players with our advanced, proven sports betting platform,." sai Barry Cottle, president and CEO at Scientific Games. "This is a pivotal deal that will shape the U.S. sports betting landscape for years to come. Together, we will usher in a new era for gaming in the U.S. and welcome thousands of new players into the sports betting market. With OpenBet, our powerful and robust sportsbook platform, Caesars will have a truly open platform and end-to-end product suite that delivers the very best and flexible solutions. Our SG Digital team is excited to help Caesars build for the future, as they expand their sports betting across land-based, digital and mobile platforms into newly regulated markets."
Scientific Games will provide its proven OpenBet product suite to Caesars, enabling industry leading technology and dynamic on-property experiences for Caesars patrons. OpenBet has proven success managing the largest share of the world's online bets, more than 2 billion online bets annually.