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Caesars Offers Few Clues on State of Talks With Carl Icahn

Caesars Entertainment Corp. gave few clues Thursday as to the status of its talks with billionaire Carl Icahn, who has taken a large stake in the casino giant and says he wants fundamental changes in the company.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Feb/22/2019

PokerStars Gets Rid of Player Rewards by 55% in MTT’s: Call for Boycott

PokerStars Gets Rid of Player Rewards by 55% in MTT’s: Call for Boycott

PokerStars, the world's largest real money online poker room, is no stranger to pissing off long time high roller customers through an effort to gain more traction in the recreational space, but their latest move even had their own news partner flabergasted.

Submitted by Ace King on, Feb/18/2019

Bitcoin Sees First Sharp Rise in Months: Possible End to Five-Month Losing Streak

Bitcoin Sees First Sharp Rise in Months: Possible End to Five-Month Losing Streak

Following a sharp decline in its price from over $6000 to around $3500 these last five months, Bitcoin was at a one-month high Monday, up nearly 7% on the day to just over $3800.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Feb/18/2019

Sites Like Draftkings Sportsbook - Alternatives

Sites Like Draftkings Sportsbook - Alternatives

Tired of Draftkings or just looking for a companion site to maximize value?  Below we feature Draftkings alternatives.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Feb/16/2019

AAF Here to Stay With MGM Investing Heavily in Betting Technology

AAF Here to Stay With MGM Investing Heavily in Betting Technology

In its first week, the Alliance of American Football (or AAF) surpassed all expectations, posting impressive ratings its first night and ranking as the most downloaded app Sunday.  But the real focus will be long-term on sports gambling data and technology.

Submitted by Alejandro Botticelli on, Feb/16/2019

Ascend FS and SBC announce partnership ahead of Betting on Sports America

Ascend FS and SBC announce partnership ahead of Betting on Sports America

Ascend FS, the market leader in data-driven charitable fundraising solutions and sponsorship activation in the gaming sector, has been officially named a Supporting Partner for the largest sports betting trade conference in the United States – Betting on Sports America.

Submitted by Press Release on, Feb/15/2019

Caesars Jumps on News That Icahn is Pushing for Sale

Caesars Jumps on News That Icahn is Pushing for Sale

Caesars Entertainment shares rose 6 percent on news that activist shareholder Carl Icahn is pushing the company to sell.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Feb/14/2019

How Much Profit do Bookies Make?

How Much Profit do Bookies Make?

Bookies are people that accept action on various sports, and most bookies have an average weekly hold percentage of around 5%.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/13/2019

Nevada's Largest Casinos Report $1.2B Loss in Fiscal 2018

Nevada's largest casinos lost $1.2 billion during the fiscal year that ended June 30 despite seeing record revenues, bringing to an end a two-year streak of posted profits.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Feb/07/2019

Reuters: Anthem Costs Betting Company Dearly (BetOnline)

Gladys Knight’s rendition of the national anthem at the Super Bowl on Sunday caused a headache for one sports betting company after the singer extended the end of the song, the length of which had drawn intense wagering interest.

Submitted by Reuters on, Feb/04/2019

Can I Bet on Bovada Online From Georgia?

Can I Bet on Bovada Online From Georgia?

Federal law does not prevent one from placing online bets from the state of Georgia.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Feb/02/2019

Can I Bet on Bovada From South Carolina?

Bovada can be accessed from the state of South Carolina as can plenty of Gambling911.com-endorsed online gambling websites.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Feb/02/2019

Is Bovada Legal to Bet on From Texas?

Is Bovada Legal to Bet on From Texas?

It is legal to bet on the Bovada website from Texas as well as a few dozen other popular online sports betting sites accessible to those living in the Lone Star State.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Feb/02/2019

Can I Play on Bovada From Oklahoma?

Can I Play on Bovada From Oklahoma?

The Bovada website (formerly known as Bodog) is accessible to those living in the state of Oklahoma, as are numerous other offshore sportsbooks more than happy to take bets from those living in the state.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Feb/02/2019

GamblingCompliance signs up for SBC’s Betting on Football & Betting on Sports America

GamblingCompliance signs up for SBC’s Betting on Football & Betting on Sports America

Sports betting media and events company Sports Betting Community (SBC) and leading regulatory intelligence portal GamblingCompliance have joined forces in order to improve the dialogue around gambling regulations.

Submitted by Press Release on, Feb/01/2019

Can I Bet on Bovada From New York?

Can I Bet on Bovada From New York?

Bovada is no longer accessible to new customers from the state of New York.  YouWager is among the dozen or so online gambling sites that do accept customers from the Empire State.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/31/2019

Sportsbook Refunds Saints Bets From NFC Championship Game

Sportsbook Refunds Saints Bets From NFC Championship Game

A sportsbook in New Jersey is refunding bets on the New Orleans Saints due to the widespread belief that the team was victimized by a blown call by referees during its loss Sunday in the NFC championship game.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/30/2019

It's Official - Atlantic City Hard Rock Launches Online Sports Betting, Opens Sportsbook

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City launched its land-based and online sportsbook in New Jersey at HardRockSports.com and HardRockCasino.com (Jan. 30, 2019).

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/30/2019

Wynn Fined Over Sex Allegations

Wynn Fined Over Sex Allegations

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada gambling regulators announced a settlement Monday with casino mogul Steve Wynn's former company over allegations that former executives failed on multiple occasions to investigate claims of sexual misconduct against him.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/29/2019

AC Ocean Resort Casino Gets New Owner

AC Ocean Resort Casino Gets New Owner

A New York hedge fund that lent money to Atlantic City's Ocean Resort Casino is assuming ownership of it.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/28/2019

Hard Rock Casino New Jersey Online Sports Betting Site Debuts

Hard Rock Casino New Jersey Online Sports Betting Site Debuts

Atlantic City’s Hard Rock casino is now taking sports bets online after the company received permission late Friday from the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement to do so. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/27/2019

Sky Bet Merger Process With PokerStars Results in Freezing Access in Italy

Italian players can no longer access the Sky Bet Italia portal effective this weekend as the company is in the process of merging with PokerStars.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/26/2019

PA Told to Abide by DOJ Reversal of Opinion

PA Told to Abide by DOJ Reversal of Opinion

Pennsylvania online gambling firms will need to follow the US Department of Justice new guidelines.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Jan/24/2019

NJ Casino Fined for Allowing Minor to Place Bets Online

NJ Casino Fined for Allowing Minor to Place Bets Online

New Jersey gambling regulators have levied their first fine for underage internet gambling, assessing the company behind the playsugarhouse.com website $30,000 for allowing underage gamblers to place bets online for more than a year.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/23/2019

Costa Rica Law Enforcement Doubtful Sean Creighton Kidnapping Will Have Same Results as Ryan Piercy

Piercy was kidnapped in Costa Rica in 2015 and returned a month later

Submitted by Alejandro Botticelli on, Jan/22/2019

Lesniak Urges NJ to File Suit Against DOJ Now re: Sports Betting Opinion

Lesniak Urges NJ to File Suit Against DOJ Now re: Sports Betting Opinion

States offering online gambling now have 90 days to comply with new DOJ decision

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jan/22/2019

New Wire Act Interpretation Biggest Hit likely on Out-of-State Payment Processing

New Wire Act Interpretation Biggest Hit likely on Out-of-State Payment Processing

New interpretation of Wire Act now applies to all forms of online gambling not just sports betting

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/22/2019

Questions Remain Over Ocean Resort Casino New Owners

Questions Remain Over Ocean Resort Casino New Owners

ATLANTIC CITY — It’s been more than a week since it was revealed Ocean Resort Casino would be changing hands, and there’s still no word on what company is taking over.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/19/2019

Retire Early With 5 Simple Habits Of Successful Master Online Bookies

Retire Early With 5 Simple Habits Of Successful Master Online Bookies

Those want to become master agents and run a profitable sportsbook business need to consider their habits. To start, consider these 5 simple habits, and start running a profitable bookie business today.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/17/2019

William Hill NJ Site Down

The William Hill sports betting app in New Jersey was reported down late Wednesday, much to the dismay of those trying to get in their night time basketball wagers.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/16/2019

Breaking News

Where Can I Bet the Oscars From Missouri, Arkansas?

Where Can I Bet the Oscars From Missouri, Arkansas?

You can bet the Oscars online from Missouri and Arkansas using any number of internationally-based websites.  None of these states host online sports betting sites that would offer Oscar betting. 

Where Can I Bet the Oscars Online From Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee?

Where Can I Bet the Oscars Online From Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee?

You can bet the Oscars online from Tennessee, Kentucky and Indiana using any number of internationally-based websites.  None of these states host online sports betting sites that would offer Oscar betting. 

Morning Odds 2019 Oscars

Morning Odds 2019 Oscars

The overnight and morning odds for the 2019 Oscars appear below for the major categories and only on the contenders as most nominees in each category are long shots to win.