The state does not license sportsbooks due to its aversion to gambling of most kinds.
Atlanta does have its fair share of solid sports teams and a few good state college teams followed in the region.
The Braves will have the third shortest odds of winning the 2021 World Series at 10/1.
Atlanta is widely criticized for being “the worst sports city in the world”.
Ben Bussard of the Bleacher Report once wrote:
Surviving Hawks’ and Falcons’ seasons has become a term of endearment in the state of Georgia. With every game, attendees receive congratulations for their immense bravery and more condolences than a grief-stricken widow following their endeavor.
The plight of the Atlanta sports fan has become well-documented.
The Falcons had regularly advanced to the post season five of seven years from 2010 through 2017, the later year culminating in a Super Bowl appearance.
– Dan Shapiro, Gambling911.com