WATERSMEET, Mich., Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — PointsBet, a premier international sportsbook operator, at present introduced that it is going to be offering its market-leading cellular app and digital sports activities betting product in Michigan this Friday, January 22. Michigan will mark the sixth operational state for PointsBet’s premium sports activities betting product, following profitable launches in New Jersey, Iowa, Indiana, Illinois, and Colorado.
“Launching in Michigan is really a particular second for PointsBet, and presents an incredible alternative we’re excited to assault alongside our companions within the Lac Vieux Desert Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians,” commented Johnny Aitken, PointsBet USA CEO. “As all the time, PointsBet will present this passionate, sports-loving group with the quickest on-line sports activities betting product throughout each buyer touchpoint in addition to essentially the most betting choices in marketplace for each NFL, NBA, MLB and NHL recreation. We’re thrilled to be on the beginning line and be capable of instantly introduce Michigan sports activities bettors to the aggressive benefits PointsBet possesses in proudly owning our know-how end-to-end, in addition to additional activate our investments within the state such because the partnerships in place with the Detroit Pistons, Detroit Crimson Wings, Detroit Tigers, and Little Caesars Enviornment.”
PointsBet gained entry to the Nice Lakes State through an unique partnership with the Lac Vieux Desert Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians (“Tribe”) and the 2 have plans to quickly unveil its retail presence at Lac Vieux Desert Northern Waters On line casino Resort in Watersmeet, MI.
“The Tribe labored onerous to be among the many first to launch cellular sports activities betting within the State of Michigan and is thrilled to supply revolutionary betting choices to Michigan residents along with our PointsBet companion,” stated Tribal Chairman James Williams, Jr.. “Gaming is the cornerstone of our tribal group, funding our tribal authorities and important governmental companies corresponding to well being care, training, legislation enforcement, cultural and human companies in addition to offering employment alternatives for tribal members and others. Harnessing the ability of the web to broaden the Tribe’s gaming footprint has been our dream for greater than a decade. The truth that this present day has come is long-time within the making. We’re assured that this big step ahead will carry the Tribe nearer to its targets of self-sufficiency and can serve to stabilize the Tribal financial system for future generations.”
Forward of launch, PointsBet just lately added storied NBA Champion and three-time NBA All-Star, Rip Hamilton, as a model ambassador. The corporate additionally introduced offers with the Detroit Pistons of the NBA, the Detroit Crimson Wings of the NHL, and their house venue, Little Caesars Enviornment, to unveil the PointsBet SportsBar. Anticipated to be operational in 2021, the PointsBet SportsBar can be accessible from each inside and out of doors of Little Caesars Enviornment and can be open to the general public on occasion and non-event days, providing a full-service meals & beverage menu, high-definition televisions, dwell betting odds, particular visitors, distinctive programming, VIP entry, and unique gaming promotions. PointsBet was additionally named an official gaming companion of the Detroit Tigers final July.
To assist rejoice the event, PointsBet will present Michigan purchasers with a particular “Make It Rain” launch promotion for the Detroit Pistons recreation in opposition to the Philadelphia 76ers on Saturday, January 23. To take part, purchasers should place a wager of $25 or extra on the Detroit Pistons moneyline market, and they’re going to then obtain $1 in Free Bets for each level the Pistons rating. PointsBet may also unveil a particular “Win-Win” promotion, the place purchasers could have internet winnings from the month of January doubled in as much as $100 in Free Bets, whereas internet losses can be refunded in as much as $100 in Free Bets.
Because the official, unique sports activities betting companion of NBC Sports activities, PointsBet will make the most of the media big’s premium tv and digital belongings to advertise the PointsBet model. As a part of the settlement, NBC Sports activities supplies PointsBet with year-round, multi-platform media and advertising alternatives throughout its unmatched portfolio of occasions, together with unique multiplatform gameday integrations throughout NBC Sports activities Regional Networks. PointsBet’s full Spanish-language performance will attain Hispanic sports activities followers through Telemundo Deportes and Telemundo broadcast stations.
PointsBet is among the quickest rising sportsbooks within the nation and is quickly increasing its U.S. footprint, at the moment bringing its best-in-class proprietary know-how, modernized and premium model mentality, knowledgeable buying and selling practices, and confirmed progress advertising methods to the burgeoning sports activities betting markets of Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, and New Jersey. Initially based in Australia, PointsBet is a cutting-edge bookmaker that prides itself on having the quickest and most user-friendly app (iOS and Android) whereas additionally offering the very best content material and expertise for sports activities bettors. PointsBet is the one U.S. on-line bookmaker to supply PointsBetting – a novel and revolutionary technique to wager – and has additionally launched a slew of well-received, bettor-first initiatives, together with: Good Karma Payouts, which supplies bettors aid within the occasion of unlikely circumstances that sway the destiny of the sport, and Early Payouts. PointsBet provides essentially the most markets on all 4 main U.S. sports activities (NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL) and PointsBetting on the planet. For extra info, go to www.PointsBet.com.
About Lac Vieux Desert Northern Waters On line casino Resort
The Lac Vieux Desert Northern Waters On line casino Resort, owned and operated by the Lac Vieux Desert Band of Lake Superior Chippewa, is situated within the lovely northwoods of the Higher Peninsula in Watersmeet, Michigan. The property provides over 25,000 sq. toes of 24/7 on line casino motion. With over 650 of the latest slot machines obtainable, desk video games and bingo, the place visitors will expertise true gaming hospitality. The property additionally provides 132 resort rooms and suites, eating room/buffet, snack bar, indoor pool and spa, and sports activities bar together with banquet and assembly services. As well as, the difficult Lac Vieux Desert Golf Course is located on over 200 acres with 18 holes within the magnificent Ottawa Nationwide Forest. For extra info go to, www.northernwaterscasino.com.
Director of Communications, PointsBet
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