BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - Marcus Dupree was there. So were Dalton Hilliard, Michael Lewis and Derland Moore. Four football players with ties to the deep south showed up Thursday at the IP Casino Resort and Spa. They placed the first bets at IP’s rebranded sports book.
From now on, gamblers who wager on sporting events at the IP will visit the IP Sportsbook and FanDuel Sports Zone.
The FanDuel partnership gives IP access to a new group of customers. FanDuel has a presence across 45 states and reaches eight million customers. IP’s parent company Boyd Gaming has casinos at 29 properties in 10 states.
Dupree, Hilliard, Lewis and Moore made the first bets at the IP Sportsbook at FanDuel Sports Zone at 2:00 Thursday afternoon.