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Michigan Nears Launch of Online Sports Betting

Michigan Nears Launch of Online Sports Betting

Michigan casinos could launch online sports betting and gambling games in December once state lawmakers waive the remaining time they have to review proposed licensing rules.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Nov/30/2020

Bally’s Buys Sports Betting Tech Company, Closes AC Purchase

Bally’s Buys Sports Betting Tech Company, Closes AC Purchase

Bally’s Corp. has purchased a sports betting technology company for $125 million and has finalized the purchase of a casino in Atlantic City.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Nov/19/2020

Australia Inquiry Flags Cancelling Crown Resorts Casino Licence

Australia Inquiry Flags Cancelling Crown Resorts Casino Licence

An Australian regulatory inquiry raised the prospect on Thursday of cancelling the casino licence of gambling giant Crown Resorts Ltd CWN.AX over alleged corporate governance failures, casting a shadow over the company weeks before a $1.6 billion resort opening.

Submitted by Reuters on, Nov/12/2020

Rio Hotel and Casino to Reopen on Dec. 22

Rio Hotel and Casino to Reopen on Dec. 22

Once the home of the World Series of Poker, the Caesars Entertainment-owned Rio Hotel and Casino is set to reopen December 22, 2020.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Nov/12/2020

FanDuel Partner Entercom Acquires QL Gaming Group

FanDuel Partner Entercom Acquires QL Gaming Group

FanDuel partner Entercom has acquired direct-to-consumer sports betting technology and analytics leader QL Gaming Group in an all cash deal for approximately $32 million.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Nov/09/2020

Is MyBookie Legal in North Carolina?

Is MyBookie Legal in North Carolina?

MyBookie is a popular online sportsbook that is accessible from North Carolina  At this time they are not endorsed by Gambling911.com.  Instead, we recommend Jazz Sports, in business since 1996.

Submitted by Tony Caliente on, Nov/02/2020

Can't Access Action 24/7 From Outside Tennessee to Bet Sports

Can't Access Action 24/7 From Outside Tennessee to Bet Sports

Action 24/7 is the new and exciting first of its kind in the world of US-based legalized sports betting as a local company with little gambling experience enters the Tennessee marketplace.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Nov/01/2020

Can I Bet on Fanduel With My Mobile Device From Tennessee?

Can I Bet on Fanduel With My Mobile Device From Tennessee?

FanDuel, BetMGM and Draftkings were all set to launch their mobile sports betting products Sunday November 1 just in time for the halfway mark of the NFL.  Tennessee is the first state to legalize online sports betting without being home to a single land-based casino.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Nov/01/2020

Can I Bet on the FanDuel Sportsbook App From New York?

Can I Bet on the FanDuel Sportsbook App From New York?

While FanDuel is not available for betting online from the state of New York, BetOnline IS, and they offer a generous welcome bonus (maximum $1000).

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Oct/31/2020

Can I Bet on MyBookie.ag From Texas?

Can I Bet on MyBookie.ag From Texas?

MyBookie.ag is a popular online sports betting site accessible from Texas, however, Gambling911.com's Bookmaker (SBR A+ Rating) has some of the best current deals with a signup bonus up to $1600, payouts in just a few hours and the most competitive odds.  Bookmaker does not require one to join using a street address or city and will never ask for your social security number.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Oct/31/2020

Can I Bet on FanDuel Sportsbook App From Ohio?

Can I Bet on FanDuel Sportsbook App From Ohio?

You cannot bet on the FanDuel app from Ohio, however, BetUS does welcome you with a generous welcome bonus (max bonus $2500).

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Oct/30/2020

Can I Bet on FanDuel From Massachusetts?

Can I Bet on FanDuel From Massachusetts?

You cannot be on FanDuel from Massachusetts but our friends at BetUS will welcome you with their generous signup bonus (max bonus $2500)

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Oct/30/2020

Can I Bet Sports With FanDuel From North Carolina?

 Can I Bet Sports With FanDuel From North Carolina?

FanDuel does not take bets from those in North Carolina.  BetUS does accept bets from North Carolina residents and visitors, including betting on the Elections.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Oct/30/2020

5Dimes Seeks to Enter Legal New Jersey Sports Betting Market

5Dimes Seeks to Enter Legal New Jersey Sports Betting Market

The widow of deceased 5Dimes founder Sean "Tony" Creighton is seeking to obtain a sports betting license in the state of New Jersey after entering into a $47 million settlement agreement with the US feds and shutting the book down to the US market.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Oct/28/2020

The Betting Battleground: Circa Set to Open in Downtown Vegas

The Betting Battleground: Circa Set to Open in Downtown Vegas

On Wednesday, Circa, Stevens' new resort in downtown Las Vegas, opens with what's being billed as the "world's largest sportsbook."

Submitted by C Costigan on, Oct/27/2020

Newest Downtown Vegas Casino Set to Open, Pandemic or Not

Newest Downtown Vegas Casino Set to Open, Pandemic or Not

If the 1,000-seat sports betting auditorium at the Circa Resort & Casino doesn’t get you, maybe the six rooftop swimming pools will.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Oct/22/2020

PayPal Enters Crypto Market: Will Allow Buying, Selling and Shopping

PayPal Enters Crypto Market: Will Allow Buying, Selling and Shopping

PayPal Holdings Inc joined the cryptocurrency market on Wednesday, allowing customers to buy, sell and hold bitcoin and other virtual coins using the U.S. digital payments company’s online wallets.

Submitted by Reuters on, Oct/21/2020

Accusations Levied Against William Hill for Cheating on In-Game Bets

Accusations Levied Against William Hill for Cheating on In-Game Bets

Nevada's William Hill operations have been accused of cheating players with in-game wagers, accusations that Hill calls "outrageous".

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Oct/20/2020

New Jersey Shatters Sports Betting Record

New Jersey Shatters Sports Betting Record

New Jersey’s fast-growing sports betting market blew past its own national record in September, taking in more than $748 million in bets from sports gamblers finally able to wager on football amid the coronavirus outbreak.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Oct/19/2020

BetOnline Back Up After Massive Cyber Attack

BetOnline Under Aggressive Cyber Attack

BetOnline has come under an aggressive cyber attack per the site itself and Dave Mason, who continues to monitor the situation after taking a previously scheduled day off.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Oct/18/2020

Can I Play Roulette in Massachusetts?

While Roulette has always been available to play online from the commonwealth of Massachusetts throughout the pandemic, just this past week two land-based casinos have been cleared by state gambling regulators to start offering roulette games once again.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Oct/13/2020

Covid Hits Close to Home for Seminole Hard Rock

Covid Hits Close to Home for Seminole Hard Rock

Max B. Osceola Jr., 70, who served for more than two decades as a Tribal Council Representative on the Seminole Tribal Council from the Hollywood Seminole Reservation, passed away late Thursday night from complications due to COVID-19 at Cleveland Clinic in Weston, Fla. He had been hospitalized for treatment of the coronavirus for several weeks, having previously expressed his frequent concern that everyone should take the virus very seriously.

Submitted by Press Release on, Oct/09/2020

Fox Given a "Buy" Rating Thanks to Sports Betting Boost

Fox Given a "Buy" Rating Thanks to Sports Betting Boost

Fox Corp is an under-the-radar play on US sports betting, the headline reads for Wayne Duggan's report at Yahoo Finance!

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Oct/09/2020

Draftkings Takes $3M Football Futures Parlay

Draftkings Takes $3M Football Futures Parlay

Draftkings Sportsbook has taken a $3 million futures bet on three teams winning their respective divisions that would pay a whopping $5.5 million.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Oct/06/2020

New Sportsbook Gets License Approval in Tennessee

New Sportsbook Gets License Approval in Tennessee

Tennessee-Based Action247 is among the first sports betting sites to obtain a license in the Volunteer State.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Oct/06/2020

Bitcoin and eSports: Bitcoin SV One World Chain Virtual Continues (Videos)

Bitcoin and eSports: Bitcoin SV One World Chain Virtual Continues (Videos)

The Bitcoin SV One World Chain virtual conference concludes Thursday with hot topics that include Making Bitcoin Easy to Use for Everyone, eSports and the Blockchain with Unikrn co-founder Rahul Sood, and the cashless casino.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Oct/01/2020

5Dimes Agrees to Forfeit Over $46.8 Million to Resolve Criminal Probe

5Dimes Agrees to Forfeit Over $46.8 Million to Resolve Criminal Probe

United States Attorney William M. McSwain announced that the internet sports betting company, 5D Holdings Ltd. (operating under the unincorporated brand name, “5Dimes”) and Laura Varela, have agreed to forfeit more than $46.8 million in gambling proceeds as part of a settlement agreement in a criminal investigation into 5Dimes’ sports betting operation based in Costa Rica that allowed American gamblers to place bets, primarily through its website www.5Dimes.eu, in violation of U.S. law. Beginning in at least 2011, 5Dimes accepted wagers from and made payouts to U.S. bettors, and transferred more than $46.8 million in proceeds earned from its illegal gambling activities in such a manner as to attempt to hide the nature, location, source, and control of the funds.

Submitted by Press Release on, Sep/30/2020

Caesars Threatens Termination in Bid to Acquire William Hill

Caesars Threatens Termination in Bid to Acquire William Hill

Caesars Entertainment on Monday raised the stakes in a bidding war over William Hill. It has entered into advanced negotiations concerning the potential $3.7 billion takeover.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/29/2020

Titans Join Forces With BetMGM

Titans Join Forces With BetMGM

The Tennessee Titans announced today that BetMGM, the joint venture between MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) and GVC Holdings (LSE: GVC), is the team’s first Official Sports Betting Partner. The announcement marks a historic moment in Tennessee as it represents the state’s first official partnership between a professional sports team and sports betting platform.

Submitted by Press Release on, Sep/28/2020

Can I Bet With MyBookie.ag From Colorado

Can I Bet With MyBookie.ag From Colorado

While the MyBookie.ag website is accessible from Colorado, Gambling911.com recommends BetOnline with its generous welcome bonus (max bonus $1000) and lightning fast payouts.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Sep/26/2020

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Experts Believe Covid-19 and Fan Eagerness May Expand Sports Betting in US

Experts Believe Covid-19 and Fan Eagerness May Expand Sports Betting in US

Experts believe that huge holes in state budgets due to the coronavirus pandemic and the demonstrated eagerness of fans to bet on sports are likely to spur a further expansion of sports betting and online casino gambling.

Poker Power Couple Announces Marriage

Poker Power Couple Announces Marriage

Not since Chucky's Bride and the Unabomber (Jennifer Tilly and Phil Laak) has their been a poker super couple the likes of Loni Harwood and Phillip Hui.  And now comes word the two have tied the knot.

Parameters to Check on a New Online Casino in 2020

Parameters to Check on a New Online Casino in 2020

Many new online casinos look stylish and attractive. They have beautiful websites and lobbies jam-packed with slots and card games. Then they have unique bonuses—say wager free slot spins, matched offers and loyalty programs.