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William Hill Shares Sent Spiraling After Bookies Loses Millions

William Hill Shares Sent Spiraling After Bookies Loses Millions
A series of Premiere League favorites winning this past weekend has cost bookmakers - including the UK’s largest, William Hill – millions of dollars.

Super Bowl 2015 Not So Super For Fantasy Sports Leagues

Super Bowl 2015 Not So Super For Fantasy Sports Leagues
You might think that the Super Bowl will also be a banner day for the many fantasy sports leagues that have popped up--and cleaned up--in recent years.  You would be wrong.

The Future of Daily Fantasy Sports: FanDuel Going Public, No More Overlays, More

The Future of Daily Fantasy Sports: FanDuel Going Public, No More Overlays, More
Takeaways from last week’s Fantasy Sports Trade Association Winter Conference were summed up on PartTimePoker.com with a special emphasis on the future of Daily Fantasy Sports

Super Bowl 2015 Betting Early Action Results in Dramatic Line Movements

Super Bowl 2015 Betting Early Action Results in Dramatic Line Movements
Carrie Stroup here with news regarding the Super Bowl 2015 early betting action, which has been brisk to say the least at Sportsbook.ag.

Paddy Power Pays Shampoo Spokes Model David Ginola to Run for FIFA President

Paddy Power Pays Shampoo Spokes Model David Ginola to Run for FIFA President
The ever controversial Irish-based bookmaker Paddy Power is said to be paying David Ginola, a L’Oreal Shampoo spokes model, $380,000 to run for FIFA President.

Bitcoin is 10 Percent of Americas Cardroom’s Business Right Now Reveals CEO

Bitcoin is 10 Percent of Americas Cardroom’s Business Right Now Reveals CEO
Americas Cardroom CEO Phil Nagy tells Gambling911.com, the anonymous digital currency Bitcoin has thus far impressed at his online poker business.

Pay Per Head for the NFL Conference Championships

Pay Per Head for the NFL Conference Championships
Looking for a Pay Per Head for the NFL Conference Championships, look no further than PayPerHeadAgents.com for all your outsourcing needs.

Caesars Bankruptcy Filed Then Halted by Judge

Caesars Bankruptcy Filed Then Halted by Judge
The operating unit of Caesars Entertainment Corp filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in Chicago on Thursday to cut $10 billion of debt but a Delaware judge intervened to halt the case before it got started. 

Atlantic City Loses Half Its Revenue Over Eight Years

Atlantic City Loses Half Its Revenue Over Eight Years
Atlantic City has lost nearly half its casino revenue over the past eight years as competition in nearby states cannibalized its market and drove four casinos out of business.

CFP Championship Game Attracts Record Betting for Some: Books Hit by OSU Win

CFP Championship Game Attracts Record Betting for Some: Books Hit by OSU Win
The first ever CFP Championship Game between Ohio State and Oregon was a bonafide hit though it wasn’t exactly pretty for the books.

Fantasy Sports Leagues Embrace the NFL, But Shun College Football

Fantasy Sports Leagues Embrace the NFL, But Shun College Football
Company Executives Tell Gambling911 Why Fantasy Sports Sites Don't Offer a College Football or Basketball Platform And Why It’s Changing

Fantasy Site ScoreStreak.com Does Things Their Way

Fantasy Site ScoreStreak.com Does Things Their Way
It's no surprise that Silicon Valley in Northern California has become Ground Zero for the Sports Fantasy League business, including much of the newer business in that industry that involves daily sports fantasy.

Las Vegas Sands Gets Green Light for Paris-Themed Casino in Macau

Las Vegas Sands Gets Green Light for Paris-Themed Casino in Macau
The Asian gambling Mecca of Macau has approved a Paris-themed casino the Las Vegas Sands has asked to establish there. 

Macau Gambling Revenue Takes Record Plunge

Macau Gambling Revenue Takes Record Plunge
Gambling revenue in the Chinese territory of Macau, the world's biggest gambling hub, fell 2.6 per cent to 351.5 billion patacas (S$58.4 billion) in 2014

Adult Entertainment Company Vivid Joins Forces With Fantasy Sports Site

Adult Entertainment Company Vivid Joins Forces With Fantasy Sports Site
Adult entertainment and fantasy have always worked great together….but Fantasy Sports?

Professional Sports Leagues Find Great Value in Daily Fantasy Sports

Professional Sports Leagues Find Great Value in Daily Fantasy Sports
The professional sports leagues are loving Daily Fantasy Sports...and with good reason.

Unibet Buys Bingo.com for $8 Million

Unibet Buys Bingo.com for $8 Million
Domain names are still a hot commodity and certain domain names are fetching big bucks.  This week, Bingo.com was sold to the online gambling firm Unibet for a cool $8 million.

Nevada Gaming Revenue Flat in November

Nevada Gaming Revenue Flat in November
State officials say Nevada gambling revenue was virtually flat in November compared with the same month a year ago.

Fantasy Sports Site PlayMLF.com to Announce First Pro Sponsorship Deal

Fantasy Sports Site PlayMLF.com to Announce First Pro Sponsorship Deal
Daily fantasy website Major League Fantasy (www.playmlf.com), which went into business just last month, will soon announce a partnership with the Tampa Bay Lightning of the National Hockey League

New Fantasy Sports Site Draftster.com is Looking to Get Noticed

New Fantasy Sports Site Draftster.com is Looking to Get Noticed
To find out what fledgling firm Draftster is up to as 2015 arrives on the scene, Gambling 911 last week hit the beach and visited Draftster headquarters in California to speak with Michael Santore

TheScore Acquires Swoopt Daily Fantasy Sports App

TheScore Acquires Swoopt Daily Fantasy Sports App
While the Daily Fantasy Sports industry may be in its infancy, consolidation continues.  Last week it was announced that Toronto-based TheScore.com had acquired a mobile Fantasy sports app called Swoopt.

Daily Fantasy Sports Operator Sports Tradex CEO Talks About Industry With G911

Daily Fantasy Sports Operator Sports Tradex CEO Talks About Industry With G911
This sprawling Southwestern metropolis, now the country's fourth-largest city, has been home to many historic venues, such as the Astrodome and NASA headquarters.

2014-2015 No Deposit Sportsbook Bonuses for College Bowl Games

2014-2015 No Deposit Sportsbook Bonuses for College Bowl Games
This is just out of the oven! New Christmas Special Bonus! Starting December 23, 2014 BetPhoenix.ag will be offering the following no deposit holiday sportsbook bonuses for the College Bowl games

33-Year-Old Turns $35 Into $2 Million at 2014 Fantasy Football Championship

33-Year-Old Turns $35 Into $2 Million at 2014 Fantasy Football Championship
A 33-year-old personal trainer and former teacher last week converted a $35 entry into $2 million at last week’s 2014 FanDuel Fantasy Football Championship in Las Vegas.

Caesars Entertainment to Buy Affiliate in Move to Reduce Debt

Caesars Entertainment to Buy Affiliate in Move to Reduce Debt
Caesars Entertainment Corporation says it will buy an affiliate as it tries to smooth the reorganization of a struggling division and balance its debt load.
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