According to reports The Turning Stone Casino in Verona, NY will be offering legal sports wagering in 2019. The Turning Stone would become the first establishment in the New York State area to allow legalized sports gambling. According to two things need to happen before it becomes finalized.

The National Indian Gaming Commission finishes its review.

The New York state Gaming Commission releases regulations, which the Oneida nation would adopt.

The time table for how long the two above reviews and regulations has not been reported.

Six years ago, a state law was put into place that when sports betting became legal, it could be offered at the four new non-Indian nation casinos that have opened across Upstate New York since December 2016. One of those four casinos includes the Rivers Casino here in the Capital Region.

Don't forget to join Levack and Goz Saturday January 12th from 4-8pm at the Rivers Casino for the Bud Light Super Bowl Send-off finale. Someone that night, will win a trip to Super Bowl 53!!

If Rivers Casino allows legal sports wagering, will you be there? Plus will it bother you that you may not be able to wager on sporting events taking place in New York state? Let us know below.

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