Business & Financial

How Online Bookies Build Brand Awareness To Grow Their Business

Online bookies looking to continue to grow their sportsbook business need to build brand awareness. There are two main ways agents can do this. Find out how, and the steps you need to take to build your sportsbook empire.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/02/2018

Will I Be Able to Bet College Football From the Mountaineer Casino West Virginia?

You will be able to bet on all College Football teams from the Mountaineer Casino once their sports book is up and running. Online sports betting will only be available via internationally-licensed wagering firms for the foreseeable future.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/02/2018

Will I Be Able to Bet College Football From Hollywood Casino West Virginia?

You will be able to bet on College Football including your beloved Mountaineers from the Hollywood Casino at Charles Town once their sports book is up and running.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/02/2018

Resorts Casino AC Sports Book Will Come Online With Help of Stars Group

Resorts Casino AC Sports Book Will Come Online With Help of Stars Group

The world's largest real money poker room, PokerStars, will join forces with Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment’s Resorts Casino Hotel in Atlantic City to offer online gambling to those living in the Garden State, it was announced on Thursday. Details of the deal are limited.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/02/2018

Bitcoin Falling Again, but Only Temporary Says Investor

Bitcoin had fallen to 7,540.00 USD Wednesday following a rise above the $8,000 mark over the weekend.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/02/2018

DraftKings Mobile Wagering in New Jersey

FanDuel may dominate the sports betting scene in the Meadowlands during NFL Sundays when the place is packed, but it is their biggest competitor that will make it into the homes of all New Jersey residents looking to place a bet.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/01/2018

What Are the Tax Implications of Betting on Sports in New Jersey?

What Are the Tax Implications of Betting on Sports in New Jersey?

Compared with other states looking to offer legalized sports betting, New Jersey's tax is relatively low. Still, inevitably it is going to be pushed down onto consumers, who in turn will be required to pay taxes on winnings come April (or October for extended filings).

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/01/2018

Can I Start an Online Sportsbook From Missouri?

Can I Start an Online Sportsbook From Missouri?

Wanna start an online sportsbook from the state of Missouri?  The US Supreme Court has abolished decades old prohibition of sports betting, however, each state much change its own laws to allow the activity. 

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/01/2018

Where Can I Bet Sports From My Mobile Phone in Memphis?

Where Can I Bet Sports From My Mobile Phone in Memphis?

Memphis is just outside of Tunica, Mississippi, a casino hub where sports books began opening up August 1.  Online sports betting will be available within those establishments proper only for the foreseeable future.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/01/2018

Where Can I Bet Sports From My Mobile Phone in Philadelphia?

Where Can I Bet Sports From My Mobile Phone in Philadelphia?

You are able to bet sports from your mobile phone in and around the Philadelphia area by accessing several dozen internationally-licensed online gambling websites, many of which have been around for nearly 20 years now.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/01/2018

Harrah's Atlantic City Sports Book Now Open

Harrah's Atlantic City Sports Book Now Open

Harrah's became the 4th Atlantic City casino to open a sports book Wednesday.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/01/2018

Beau Rivage Resort & Casino Sports Book Opens August 1

The Beau Rivage Resort & Casino in Biloxi, Mississippi was set to open its new sports book at Noon Wednesday (August 1).

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/01/2018

Sports Betting Kicks Off in Tunica, Biloxi Wednesday

Sports Betting Kicks Off in Tunica, Biloxi Wednesday

Tunica's GoldStrike Casino and the Beau Rivage Resort & Casino in Biloxi were set to begin taking sports bets at 12 Noon Wednesday (August 1), well ahead of the 2018 NFL and College Football season.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/31/2018

How One Pay Per Head Firm Views the New Look American Sports Betting Market

How One Pay Per Head Firm Views the New Look American Sports Betting Market

In May the US Supreme Court overturned a law forbidding sports betting at the state level, thus paving the way for individual states to allow the activity.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/31/2018

NBA Becomes First American Sports League to Get Betting Sponsor

The National Basketball Association (NBA) has become the first US sports league to partner with a betting firm.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/31/2018

Augur Blockchain Bets Placed on Trump Assassination Leave Regulators Powerless to Act

Augur Blockchain Bets Placed on Trump Assassination Leave Regulators Powerless to Act

The so-called "Silk Road of Gambling", blockchain gambling platform Augur launched earlier this month. The “prediction market protocol” built on the ethereum blockchain permits gamblers from around the globe to create markets on just about anything, including the assassination of U.S. President Donald Trump. Regulators, meanwhile, may have little way of preventing this type of wagering.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/31/2018

Parx Casino Near Philadelphia to Open Sports Book

Parx Casino Near Philadelphia to Open Sports Book

Pennsylvania is set to get its first sports book, and only a mere 20 miles outside of Philadelphia.  That's right, Philadelphia sports fans will be able to wager on the Eagles winning two consecutive Super Bowl championships from the Parx Casino.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/30/2018

Start a Bitcoin Sportsbook Online From Tennessee, Kentucky

The US Supreme Court opened the doors to legalizing sports betting across all 50 states this past May, including Tennessee and Kentucky providing each state comes up with their own laws.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/30/2018

Start a Bitcoin Sportsbook Online From Louisiana, Arkansas and Missouri

The US Supreme Court opened the doors to legalizing sports betting across all 50 states this past May, including Louisiana, Missouri and Arkansas providing each state comes up with their own laws. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/30/2018

Start a Bitcoin Sportsbook Online From Virginia

Start a Bitcoin Sportsbook Online From Virginia

The US Supreme Court opened the doors to legalizing sports betting across all 50 states this past May, including Virginia, providing each state comes up with their own laws. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/30/2018

Horseshoe Tunica, Bally's Atlantic City Partner With Online Sports Betting Firm

Caesars Entertainment and Scientific Games will join forces to offer mobile online sports betting in both Atlantic City, New Jersey, and Tunica, Mississippi.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/30/2018

Kim Kardashian West Stakes Bitcoin Chips During Charity Poker Event?

Kim Kardashian West Stakes Bitcoin Chips During Charity Poker Event?

Bitcoin has some new supporters in the form of reality television's royal family, the Kardashians.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/30/2018

MGM Resorts to Offer Online Sports Betting in US Through Joint Venture

MGM Resorts to Offer Online Sports Betting in US Through Joint Venture

Following a weekend of speculation, Las Vegas-based MGM Resorts International confirmed Monday a joint venture with Britain-based GVC Holdings PLC. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/30/2018

European Gaming Partners With Global Legal Group

European Gaming Media and Events, the leading media and boutique gaming events organizer in the CEE, Baltics and Balkans, is proud to announce Global Legal Group (GLG)  as its latest strategic partner.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/30/2018

Sports Book Near Pittsburgh

While Pennsylvania has legalized sports betting, the closest sports book to Pittsburgh for now will be found in neighboring West Virginia.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/29/2018

Mountaineer Casino Sports Book in West Virginia Hopes to be Open for NFL

The Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort in West Virginia's Northern Panhandle expects to have its sports book up and running by the start of the new football season.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/29/2018

Can I Start an Online Sportsbook From Tennessee?

Wanna start an online sportsbook from the state of Tennessee?  The US Supreme Court has abolished decades old prohibition of sports betting, however, each state much change its own laws to allow the activity.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/29/2018

FanDuel Live Scoring Delays Have Customers Fantasizing About DraftKings...But Same Issues

The popular Daily Fantasy Sports provider FanDuel came under fire over the weekend for lagging with their live scoring feature.  The company was investigating the issue.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/29/2018

Ladrokes News

We have all the latest news related to GVC Holdings owned Ladbrokes, one of the leading bookmakers in the UK.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/29/2018

MGM Looks to Create Online Sports Betting Conglomerate in US With Acquisition Talks

MGM Looks to Create Online Sports Betting Conglomerate in US With Acquisition Talks

MGM Resorts is in talks with British FTSE-listed GVC Holdings to create an online sports betting conglomerate in the United States following the US Supreme Court's ruling to annul a decades long prohibition on sports wagering.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/29/2018

Breaking News

6th Atlantic City Casino Begins Taking Bets Wednesday

6th Atlantic City Casino Begins Taking Bets Wednesday

Atlantic City’s Golden Nugget casino will become the sixth in New Jersey to offer sports betting.

Malta Will be Focus at Inaugural European Gaming Congress (EGC 2018)

Malta Will be Focus at Inaugural European Gaming Congress (EGC 2018)

Although Malta is recently in the headlines for becoming “The Jurisdiction Of Choice For Blockchain Businesses”, we must not omit the fact a new Gaming Act has come into force starting August 1, 2018.

Poker Pro Wins £68,930, Forced to Give it Back to Government

Back in March poker player Adam Lulat won £68,930 in the Grosvenor UK Poker Tour Manchester.  This was by far his biggest live tournament win.