About the Author

Corey Roepken

Corey Roepken is News Editor for Louisiana Sharp. Corey has 20 years of experience as a sports journalist in Michigan, Texas, and Tennessee. Most notably, he covered professional and international soccer for the Houston Chronicle. He has also covered college softball, SEC football, the MLB, and the NFL.

Caesars Louisiana Promo Code: Get $300 And A $3,000 Deposit Match At Launch

January 11, 2022 | By: Corey Roepken

Sports betting will be live soon enough in Louisiana, and Caesars Sportsbook is expected to be one of the first operators to launch its mobile app. Before it launches, bettors in Louisiana can take advantage of the Caesars Sportsbook Louisiana pre-launch bonus offers.  Caesars Sportsbook Louisiana Promo Code The new Caesars Sportsbook Louisiana promo involves […]

Live Updates — Louisiana Online Sports Betting Launch

November 15, 2021 | By: Corey Roepken

Louisiana residents have been able to make sports bets in person since early in October, and it should not be too much longer before they can place those wagers from the comforts of their own homes. Although no specific date has been given for the launch of mobile sports betting apps in Louisiana, it is […]

Golden Nugget Casino Louisiana To Open Retail Sportsbook

November 8, 2021 | By: Corey Roepken

The Golden Nugget in Lake Charles will be the latest Louisiana casino to launch a retail sportsbook when it begins accepting wagers on Nov. 10, 2021. The casino, which has partnered with DraftKings, will open a temporary sportsbook this week inside the Blue Martini Bar. It has six ticket cages and more than 30 self-service […]

Four Louisiana Casinos Awarded Licenses For Retail Sports Betting

October 29, 2021 | By: Corey Roepken

Legal in-person sports betting at commercial casinos in Louisiana is just a couple of days away. Four Louisiana casinos have been issued retail sports betting licenses that allow them to begin taking in-person bets on Sunday (Oct. 31), the Baton Rouge Advocate reported.  Those four casinos are Harrah’s in New Orleans, Boomtown Casino in Harvey, […]