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MGM Resorts Q1 Profits Up 65 Percent: Beats Wall Street Expectations

MGM Resorts Q1 Profits Up 65 Percent: Beats Wall Street Expectations

MGM Resorts International posted a profit of $169.9 million, or 33 cents a share, in the quarter that ended March 31.

Mondogoal.com Goal: To Be the World’s Top Destination for Fantasy Soccer

Mondogoal.com Goal: To Be the World’s Top Destination for Fantasy Soccer

ISLE OF MAN -- It looks like deja vu for this tiny island off the coast of England that used to be a British territory but is now an independent nation.

DraftKings NASCAR Rumors in Full Throttle Ahead of Indy 500

DraftKings NASCAR Rumors in Full Throttle Ahead of Indy 500

A Gambling911.com source has revealed that NASCAR will be the next professional sport to enter into a sponsorship deal with a daily fantasy sports company.  The leading suitor is said to be DraftKings.

Sportsbooks Come Out on Top With Mayweather-Pacquiao Fight

Sportsbooks Come Out on Top With Mayweather-Pacquiao Fight

It was billed as the “Fight of the Century” and certainly lived up to all the hype, at least where the gambling world is concerned.

Mayweather-Pacquiao Most Popular Bets: Fight Shatters Online Records

Mayweather-Pacquiao Most Popular Bets: Fight Shatters Online Records

Carrie Stroup here with your Mayweather-Pacquiao fight most popular bets – those that were seeing the most wagering action at Sportsbook.ag.

Betting on the Mayweather Pacquiao Fight to Exceed $60 to $80 Million

Betting on the Mayweather Pacquiao Fight to Exceed $60 to $80 Million

Experts predict that betting on the much ballyhooed Mayweather Pacquiao fight will range between $60 and $80 million.  And that’s only in the state of Nevada.

Current Line on the Mayweather-Pacquiao Fight: Wiseguy-Bookie Cat and Mouse

Current Line on the Mayweather-Pacquiao Fight: Wiseguy-Bookie Cat and Mouse

The current line on the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight as of Friday morning was coming in at -195 for Mayweather and +165 for Pacquiao.

Betfair Account Recovery System Flaws Raise Alarms

Betfair Account Recovery System Flaws Raise Alarms

Betfair, Europe’s largest betting exchange, has reassured its customers that it is fixing issues uncovered with its account recovery system.

Poker Site Owner DFS Critique: ‘Like Crack Dealer Warning About Fen Phen’

Poker Site Owner DFS Critique: ‘Like Crack Dealer Warning About Fen Phen’

Many a daily fantasy sports player has taken issue with Americas Cardroom CEO Phil Nagy’s recent critique about the dangers of the Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) sector.

Ex-Wife of Wynn Won’t Stay on Board of Wynn Resorts

Ex-Wife of Wynn Won’t Stay on Board of Wynn Resorts

Elaine Wynn failed Friday to win re-election to the board of Wynn Resort Ltd. — the casino-hotel company she co-founded with ex-husband Steve Wynn — a development that ended a feud over the issue.

Finding your way around online gambling

Finding your way around online gambling

Online gambling has been an Internet phenomena ever since 1995, when the first online casino launched featuring 18 games, what may seem silly now was groundbreaking back then

FanDuel Gets Naming Rights on Floyd Mayweather Trunks

FanDuel Gets Naming Rights on Floyd Mayweather Trunks

The world leader in daily fantasy sports, FanDuel.com, announced this week it has purchased the naming rights to none other than Floyd Mayweather’s trunks.

Goodell Addresses Daily Fantasy Sports, Gambling and the NFL

Goodell Addresses Daily Fantasy Sports, Gambling and the NFL

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell addressed the Associated Press Sports Editors group Friday on a number of topics, including daily fantasy sports and the role gambling may play in the NFL.

BetMayor Casino Complaints: Gambling Company Confiscates $51,000 From Player

BetMayor Casino Complaints: Gambling Company Confiscates $51,000 From Player

A player has reported that BetMayor Casino has confiscated $51,000 in winnings after that individual went on a two-month hot streak, winning 87% of the nearly 40,000 hands.

William Hill Reports Record Weekly Loss in January

William Hill Reports Record Weekly Loss in January

The United Kingdom’s biggest bookmaker revealed it lost £14m in January after a series of what it referred to as "customer-friendly" football results. 

FanDuel Enters Into Deal With 15 NFL Teams

FanDuel Enters Into Deal With 15 NFL Teams

Nearly half of the teams in the NFL have signed sponsorship deals with FanDuel, the daily fantasy sports website.

Las Vegas Sands Misses 1st Quarter Earnings: 34 Percent Drop in Profit

Las Vegas Sands Misses 1st Quarter Earnings: 34 Percent Drop in Profit

Las Vegas Sands Corp. CEO Sheldon Adelson said he knew what question was coming: when would the steady and steep decline in the world's most lucrative gambling market hit bottom?

Yahoo! to Enter Daily Fantasy Sports Sector

Yahoo! to Enter Daily Fantasy Sports Sector

Yahoo! CEO Melissa Mayer announced this week that the multinational Internet corporation and search engine powerhouse will be entering the real money daily fantasy sports market this summer.

New Credit Card Merchant Number May Boost State Online Gambling Acceptance

New Credit Card Merchant Number May Boost State Online Gambling Acceptance

Since New Jersey legalized online gambling in the Garden State over a year ago, one of the biggest obstacles has been the low acceptance rate of credit cards.

TopBet Slow Payouts Complaints Blamed on Processing Issues

TopBet Slow Payouts Complaints Blamed on Processing Issues

A series of slow payouts complaints related to three-year-old Manila-based online sportsbook TopBet.eu have begun filing in to the industry monitoring site SportsBookReview.com

PokerStars Parent Company Rational Group Appoints Zynga Exec

The parent company of the world’s largest real money online poker room has hired an executive of the world’s largest free-to-play online poker site.

Global Sports Betting Worth $3 Trillion, Most of it Illegal

Global Sports Betting Worth $3 Trillion, Most of it Illegal

The global sports betting market is worth up to $3-trillion, the vast majority of that generated by illegal gambling, a United Nations conference on crime being held in Doha heard on Wednesday.

Magnus Hedman the New Man Behind the Curtain at Pinnacle Sports

Magnus Hedman the New Man Behind the Curtain at Pinnacle Sports

SBC News has revealed that Touchbet ltd and Sporting Index owner Magnus Hedman is the new majority shareholder in Pinnacle Sports, once among the biggest online sportsbooks catering to North America.

World Exclusive: Live In-Game Wagering Comes to Daily Fantasy Sports

World Exclusive: Live In-Game Wagering Comes to Daily Fantasy Sports

The inventor of the world's first live in-game sports betting system for Las Vegas casinos has now invented the world's first live in-game system for sports fantasy, Gambling 911 can reveal in a world exclusive report.

Real Money English Premier League Fantasy Contests Debut With FantasyGol

Real Money English Premier League Fantasy Contests Debut With FantasyGol

Gauatemala City-based FantasyGol announced on Wednesday the launch of its new pay-to-play real money English Premier League fantasy contests platform they hope will take the industry by storm.

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