Caesars Sportsbook Offering New York Sports Betting ‘Bet $20, Win $200’ March Madness Promotion

Caesars Sportsbook Offering New York Sports Betting ‘Bet $20, Win $200’ March Madness Promotion
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New York residents looking to give Caesars Sportsbook a shot during March Madness can score $200 in free bets, thanks to the Emperor’s newest promotion.

The Las Vegas mainstay is allowing new New York sports betting customers to take part in the promotion, as long as they place their first bet after signing up for a Caesars Sportsbook account by 11:59 p.m. on April 4.

All New York customers have to do is wager at least $20 on any men’s college basketball contest that takes places between Thursday and April 4 and they’ll receive the $200 in their account.

How New Caesars Customers Can Score the Promotion

New York customers will need to enter the promotional code “EMPIREMAR2” upon registering to access the promotion.

After that, all it takes for a new Caesars Sportsbook New York customer to win is for their chosen team to score at least one point in a qualifying game. can help you along the way, with its March Madness betting guide.

Odds boosts and round robin wagers do not qualify for this promotion and any profit boost tokens applied to a qualifying wager aren’t eligible for the “Bet $20, Get $200” March Madness promotion.

All free bets will be applied to a user’s Caesars Sportsbook account within two days of the promotional period’s end date, while all free bets must be used within 14 calendar days from when they are awarded.

Which College Games Qualify

The qualifying games for the Caesars Sportsbook New York sports betting app promotion include Thursday and Friday’s Sweet 16 contests, as well as the Elite Eight games over the weekend.

Thursday’s games between Gonzaga and Arkansas, Villanova and Michigan, Arizona and Houston, and Duke and Texas Tech are the first batch that qualify for the offer.

Friday’s games are between UCLA and UNC, Purdue and St. Peter’s, Kansas and Providence, and Miami and Iowa State.

St. Peter’s, located in Jersey City, has become the story of the tournament, upsetting Kentucky and Murray State on the way to the Sweet 16. But you can’t bet on the Peacocks in New Jersey, so you’ll have to head to New York if you want to wager on the local underdog.

St. Peter’s is +12.5 against Purdue and +3000 to make the Final Four.

More information on the Caesars “Bet $20, Get $200” March Madness can be found on the Emperor’s mobile application or website.



Christopher Boan writes for and has been covering sports and sports betting for more than seven years, with experience at, the Tucson Weekly and the Green Valley News.

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