New Jersey gambling operators clocked saw their revenue for April 2021 skyrocket to a massive 326.4 percent increase over April 2020. It’s an achievement that is pretty stunning, even when viewed in light of April 2020′s dark days of pandemic-fueled fear and loathing.
Once again, regulated sports betting led the charge for NJ operators with a handle of $748 million. That’s down 13 percent from March, but up 1,270.1 percent over April 2020. April 2020 had the distinction of being the first full month of pandemic-related shutdowns in the US and bookmakers took a mere $54 million in wagers during that dark period Read more.