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About CO Bets

CO Bets is a news website exclusively covering the growth and development of the Colorado sports betting industry. In addition to gambling industry and sports betting news, CO Bets provides resources and product reviews for people looking to make decisions about when and where to bet online in Colorado.

We are a licensed vendor in the state by the Colorado Division of Gaming, and are committed to growing and nurturing the online sports betting market in a responsible and cooperative way.


Advertising Disclosure

COBets.com may earn revenue when visitors click on links and advertisements on the site. All advertisements you see on CO Bets are approved and monitored by the Colorado Division of Gaming, as well as the licensed gaming operators featured in the ads.

No advertisement on this website is intended to target any individual who:

  • Underage
  • Intends to place sports bets while outside the state of Colorado
  • Intends to bet on any unlicensed gaming operator
  • Has submitted their name or otherwise landed on a Problem Gambling or Self-Exclusion list


Don is an accomplished journalist with a wealth of experience that includes time covering the NFL, NBA, MLB, and major college sports for publications in California, Texas, Indiana, and Ohio. Don is a Hoosier native who has spent the past 20 years residing in the Buckeye State. Don can be reached at demmons@bettercollective.com.

Mark has been covering sports for more than 30 years at stops that include The Athletic, ESPN.com, the Orange County Register, and Oakland Tribune. A Major League Baseball beat reporter from 1998 to 2021, Mark also has covered college football and basketball extensively and dabbled in nearly every other major sports league. He has been a lifelong sports gambler. He pays special attention to developments in the sports betting world in New York. Contact Mark on Twitter (@markasaxon) or via email at msaxon@bettercollective.com.