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Major Sports Leagues Anticipate Supreme Court Ruling On Sports Betting

An ad featuring Conor McGregor plays on a screen at the Westgate Superbook sports book, Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017, in Las Vegas. (John Locher/AP)
An ad featuring Conor McGregor plays on a screen at the Westgate Superbook sports book, Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017, in Las Vegas. (John Locher/AP)

A ruling that could open the floodgates on sports betting is expected from the Supreme Court soon. The case is from New Jersey, which challenged the federal ban on sports gambling in all but a handful of states.

Here & Now‘s Mina Kim and Jeremy Hobson speak with Here & Now sports analyst Mike Pesca (@pescami), host of the daily podcast The Gist, to get an update on how the various sports leagues are anticipating the decision.

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