HARTFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork) — In Connecticut, it’s now legal for sports fans to bet on their favorite sports team.Gen. Colin Powell, Former Secretary Of State, Dies At 84 Due To Complications From COVID-19
Gov. Ned Lamont visited both casinos Thursday morning and placed ceremonial first bets.READ MORE: Gen. Colin Powell Remembered Fondly At His Alma Mater, CCNY, And In The Bronx, Where He Was Raised
The legal sports gambling industry is expected to generate $100 million a year in state revenue.MORE NEWS: Report: Feds May Allow Americans To Get Different COVID Booster Than Vaccine They First Received
Online betting is expected to get the green light next week.