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More Sports Handicapping Sites Dump Offshore Ads in Favor of Regulated US Market

The popular sports handicapping website Picks and Parlays is the latest to remove offshore sportsbook ads in favor of legal betting sites in both New Jersey and Nevada.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/26/2019

Bitcoin Nearly Hits $13K

Bitcoin Nearly Hits $13K

The cryptocurrency Bitcoin continued on a roll Tuesday nearly eclipsing the $13,000 mark during the evening hours.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/26/2019

Can I Bet on Sportsbook.ag From California?

Can I Bet on Sportsbook.ag From California?

Sportsbook.ag no longer accepts new customers from the state of California.  Another great option is Bookmaker.eu, which has been in business since 1986 and is accessible to those living in California.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/26/2019

When Can I Bet on the Bet Rivers Sportsbook From PA?

When Can I Bet on the Bet Rivers Sportsbook From PA?

The Bet Rivers sportsbook app will be debuting shortly, but it's only going to be available in Pennsylvania.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/25/2019

Big Rollers: Eldorado Buys Caesars in Deal Valued at $17B

Big Rollers: Eldorado Buys Caesars in Deal Valued at $17B

Eldorado Resorts will buy Caesars in a cash-and-stock deal valued at $17.3 billion, creating a casino giant.

Submitted by Canadian Press on, Jun/25/2019

Costa Rica-Based Sportsbooks, Pay Per Heads Growing at a Rapid Pace

Costa Rica-Based Sportsbooks, Pay Per Heads Growing at a Rapid Pace

Gambling911.com had the pleasure of visting Americas Bookie, RealBookies.com and MyBookie.com to close out our time here in beautiful Costa Rica.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/24/2019

Affiliategy.com Head Stephanie Wynters Talks State of the Online Gambling Affiliate Market (Podcast)

We sat down with our good friend Stephanie Wynters, who discusses the challenges online gambling affiliates face today and in the future.   Her company, Affiliategy.com, provides seminars and training for affiliates in the industry.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/22/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - June 22 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Saturday June 22, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/22/2019

Wynn Boston Represents Company's Future

Wynn Boston Represents Company's Future

Wynn Resorts is hoping the $2.6 billion casino it’s opening on the outskirts of Boston can be a model for the company’s future expansion.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jun/21/2019

ASA Cracks Down on Four Gambling Sites Tied to Looney Tunes App

ASA Cracks Down on Four Gambling Sites Tied to Looney Tunes App

It's like shooting fish in a barrel.  The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) just got four more!

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jun/19/2019

New Jersey May Permit Golden Nugget to Take Some NBA Bets

New Jersey May Permit Golden Nugget to Take Some NBA Bets

New Jersey lawmakers are considering loosening their sports betting restrictions to allow the owner of the Golden Nugget casino to accept bets on most National Basketball Association teams.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jun/19/2019

Operators Dominate CasinoBeats Summit 2019 Line-Up

Operators Dominate CasinoBeats Summit 2019 Line-Up

When the CasinoBeats Summit returns to London in September, it will do so with leading  operators at the forefront as the event hosts up to 1,000 senior executives from across the online casino sector.

Submitted by Press Release on, Jun/19/2019

BetOnline Announces New June Bitcoin Sportsbook Promos

BetOnline Announces New June Bitcoin Sportsbook Promos

For years, sports bettors all around the world have been asking for the perfect solution for fast, accurate and hassle free deposits and withdrawals.  It’s been a long time coming but Bitcoin (BTC) checks off all of those boxes and more. 

Submitted by Press Release on, Jun/18/2019

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From Oregon

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From Oregon

You cannot bet on the Draftkings app from the state of Oregon, however, a few dozen offshore sportsbooks are accessible from the state.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/18/2019

Gerry Ahern Joins Gambling.com Group as Director of North American Content

A 30-year veteran digital media executive, editor and sports writer, Ahern will oversee and expand the content production of Gambling.com Group Plc (the “Group” or “Gambling.com Group”) in North America.

Submitted by Press Release on, Jun/17/2019

Scientific Games Shareholder Alleged to Have Been Tied to Terrorism

Scientific Games Shareholder Alleged to Have Been Tied to Terrorism

Scientific Games, a global supplier of interactive lotteries and casino solutions, was not exactly thrilled to discover that one of its shareholders has alleged ties to terroristic activities.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jun/17/2019

Bitcoin Bang as Crypto Tops $9200

Bitcoin Bang as Crypto Tops $9200

Bitcoin, the best known of the cryptocurrencies, has reached over $9200 Monday morning. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/17/2019

Encore Casino Report in Boston Set to Open June 23

Encore Casino Report in Boston Set to Open June 23

A $28 million statue of Popeye by the artist Jeff Koons. Luxury, "European-style" water shuttles. Five-star hotel rooms starting at about $650 a night.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jun/16/2019

1 Year of Legalized Betting in NJ, $3 Billion in Bets

1 Year of Legalized Betting in NJ, $3 Billion in Bets

The Action Network has broken down the numbers over the past year for legalized sports betting in New Jersey, and to say they are impressive would be a huge understatement.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/14/2019

SharpBookie Shuts Down

SharpBookie Shuts Down

SharpBooie.com has closed shop, Gambling911.com is sad to report.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/12/2019

Argentina Opens Up for Online Gambling: Bet365, Betway Move In

One of the big stories here in Miami for the Juegos Miami 2019 was Argentina's move to begin allowing online gambling.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/12/2019

No More Apps: iPhone Sportsbook Apps in States to go Way of Dodo Bird?

No More Apps: iPhone Sportsbook Apps in States to go Way of Dodo Bird?

The dinosaurs, the dodo birds, the iPhone sportsbook apps.  Well the later isn't extinct yet, it soon could be.  At least that's what Calvin McAlee of LineUps.com warned in recent days.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jun/12/2019

Do I have to Buy a Whole Bitcoin to Bet Online?

Do I have to Buy a Whole Bitcoin to Bet Online?

With the price of Bitcoin hovering around the $8000 mark and online gambling sites pushing both current and prospective customers to deposit funds using the cryptocurrency, many people are reluctant as they mistakenly believe at least one Bitcoin is needed to deposit, or $8000 USD to purchase one Bitcoin.  This simply is not the case.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/12/2019

More Headaches for PA Casinos as Losing Gamblers Sue for $250K

More Headaches for PA Casinos as Losing Gamblers Sue for $250K

High taxes, a slow rollout for online sports betting, Apple putting the kibash on gambling apps, and now this...

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/11/2019

Draftkings 'Inadvertently' Cancels WNBA Contests: Players Fuming

Some customers of Draftkings have taken to Twitter over the past 24 hours to express their disgust with the daily fantasy sports provider's decision to cancel three WNBA contests on Saturday (June 8).

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jun/09/2019

Pro Sports Bettor: William Hill Manager The Public 'Never Really Finds Out' They Kick Out Winners

Pro Sports Bettor: William Hill Manager The Public 'Never Really Finds Out' They Kick Out Winners

Following an excellent piece by David Hill of theRinger.com entitled "Requiem for a Sports Bettor", the professional sports bettor profiled has since elaborated further regarding his experience with NJ-licensed William Hill.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/06/2019

How Do I Create My Own Bookie Website

How Do I Create My Own Bookie Website

Our friends at PricePerPlayer.com offer up three guidelines for creating your own sports bookmaking website.  It's easy as 1-2-3.  Just make sure you have enough capital on hand to pay players just in case you have a few bad months getting off the ground.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/04/2019

New Five Card Poker Variant Added to B2B Provider’s Online Portfolio

New Five Card Poker Variant Added to B2B Provider’s Online Portfolio

Latvia-based B2B online casino provider Evolution Gaming has unveiled its latest variant, 2 Hand Casino Hold’em.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/03/2019

Draftkings CEO: 'Excluding Draftkings, FanDuel From Illinois Market Like Excluding Uber, Lyft From Ride Sharing Bill'

Draftkings CEO: 'Excluding Draftkings, FanDuel From Illinois Market

Illinois lawmakers, as part of a final hour effort this past weekend, past legislation that makes recreational marijuana legal in the state along with slots at O'Hare International Airport, a casino in Chicago and sports betting at Wrigley Field.  A little something to make everybody happy, except for two behemoth companies.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/03/2019

Can I Use Bovada to Bet Sports if I'm in California

Can I Use Bovada to Bet Sports if I'm in California

The popular online sportsbook, racebook, casino and poker site Bovada (formerly known as Bodog) is accessible to those living in the state of California.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/03/2019

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Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - June 26, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Wednesday June 26, 2019.

More Sports Handicapping Sites Dump Offshore Ads in Favor of Regulated US Market

The popular sports handicapping website Picks and Parlays is the latest to remove offshore sportsbook ads in favor of legal betting sites in both New Jersey and Nevada.

6.2 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Sportsbook Hub of Costa Rica

6.2 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Sportsbook Hub of Costa Rica

A 6.2 magnitude earthquake hit the border of Costa Rica and Panama overnight Wednesday.  Costa Rica is home to several dozen online sportsbooks, casinos and Pay Per Heads.