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Bettors Have Best Day Since Start of Pandemic, Pinnacle Enhances eSports Platform

Bettors Have Best Day Since Start of Pandemic, Pinnacle Enhances eSports Platform

Gamblers enjoyed a great weekend thanks to La Liga and Serie A soccer matches played on Sunday.  Dave Mason of BetOnline said it was the best day for gamblers since the worldwide pandemic began.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jun/30/2020

Motley Fool: Is DraftKings Insider Selling a Red Flag?

One of the hottest stocks of 2020, Motley Fool notes that DraftKings just sold 46 million shares to the public less than two months after its SPAC IPO.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/29/2020

BarStool Sports Founder Dave Portnoy Caught Up in Racial Row Ahead of App Launch

BarStool Sports Founder Dave Portnoy Caught Up in Racial Row Ahead of App Launch

Jemele Hill, Contibuting writer for The Atlantic, has posted a video of Barstool Sports founder Dave Portnoy engaging in what she refers to as #ExposeBarStoolRacists. 

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jun/29/2020

Barstool Sportsbook Betting App to Launch in September

Barstool Sportsbook Betting App to Launch in September

Barstool Sports is partnering with Penn National to release its sports betting app come September, and hopefully there will be sports to bet on.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/25/2020

New Zealand Seizes $90M From Russian Bitcoin Fraud Suspect

New Zealand Seizes $90M From Russian Bitcoin Fraud Suspect

New Zealand police said Monday they have seized $90 million from Alexander Vinnik, a Russian bitcoin fraud suspect who is in French custody but is also wanted in the United States.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jun/24/2020

Circa Resort & Casino to Open in Downtown Vegas Ahead of Schedule

Circa Resort & Casino to Open in Downtown Vegas Ahead of Schedule

Today, CEO and developer Derek Stevens announced his newest Downtown Las Vegas property, Circa Resort & Casino, will debut October 28, 2020.

Submitted by Press Release on, Jun/17/2020

Sportsbet Ordered to Refund Player, Brakes Placed on Quick Sportsbook Recovery

Sportsbet Ordered to Refund Player, Brakes Placed on Quick Sportsbook Recovery

In a rare judgement, Sportsbet has been ordered to refund almost $100,000 to a man who had "self excluded" from gambling, but was still allowed to open an account and lost a fortune.  The gambler wagered almost $150,000.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/15/2020

SBC Digital Summit North America Unveils Big-Name Speaker Roster

SBC Digital Summit North America Unveils Big-Name Speaker Roster

The SBC Digital Summit North America will feature a stellar speaker line-up with Jay Snowden (CEO, Penn National Gaming), Virginia McDowell (Board Member, GVC Holdings), Erika Nardini (CEO, BarStool Sports) and Bryan Bennett (COO, Betfred USA) among the 75 big names from the betting and gaming industry.

Submitted by Press Release on, Jun/15/2020

A New Era of Video Slots Developers

A New Era of Video Slots Developers

Video slots are the most popular games at any online casino. It is not uncommon for sites to list over 2,000 games in their catalogues. This mirrors the offline world where row upon row of chiming cabinets and blazing lights greet any punter who enters the chasm of a real casino floor from Vegas to Macau.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/12/2020

User Pays $2.6 Mil in Transaction Fees to Send $134 of Ether

User Pays $2.6 Mil in Transaction Fees to Send $134 of Ether

Wynn reportedly is in good hands, even as the worldwide pandemic rages on.  Forbes estimates that "it may take until Q3/Q4 for the demand slump to recover, which could reduce the company’s revenue by at least 30% from $6.6 billion to $4.2 billion.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/11/2020

Sports Betting Fueling Stock Surge, Two Fury-Joshua Fights in 2021

Sports Betting Fueling Stock Surge, Two Fury-Joshua Fights in 2021

Promoter Eddie Hearn says rival world heavyweight champions Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury "have agreed to the basics" of a deal to fight two times in 2021.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/10/2020

Seminole Hard Rock Casino in Hollywood Florida to Reopen Friday

Seminole Hard Rock Casino in Hollywood Florida to Reopen Friday

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood, Seminole Casino Coconut Creek and Seminole Classic Casino in Hollywood will reopen with a combined workforce of 3,200 team members at noon on Friday, June 12 under new and stringent “Safe and Sound” program guidelines.  The guidelines include multiple new initiatives designed to create a quality entertainment experience in an environment that helps to keep guests and team members safe.

Submitted by Press Release on, Jun/10/2020

The Benefits of Crypto Casino Gambling

Crypto has emerged as the banking method of choice for millions of online casino players in recent years. Most of the leading casino sites now accept Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies for deposits and withdrawals. These are the seven key benefits of using crypto for online casino gambling:

Submitted by Payton on, Jun/09/2020

UFC 250 Could Crack BetOnline Top 10 Most Bet On

UFC 250 Could Crack BetOnline Top 10 Most Bet On

Dave Mason of BetOnline believes Saturday night's UFC 250 could end up among the top 10 most wagered on UFC events in his company's over 21-year history.

Submitted by Tony Caliente on, Jun/06/2020

The End of Telephone Betting, Tribes Oppose California Sports Betting

The End of Telephone Betting

It's the end of an era as UK-based Bet365 has finally put an end to its telebetting service.  The company cited a lack of interest in placing wagers over one's phone via voice communication. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/06/2020

Focus on Gaming Affiliates at CasinoBeats Malta Digital

Focus on Gaming Affiliates at CasinoBeats Malta Digital

CasinoBeats Malta Digital is to reflect the crucial role that affiliates continue to play in the online casino industry by making the future of igaming affiliation one of the key themes of the agenda for the three-day virtual conference and exhibition.

Submitted by Press Release on, Jun/02/2020

Can I Play on PokerStars From Alaska

Can I Play on PokerStars From Alaska

Though real money play on PokerStars is not available in the state of Alaska, sites like Americas Cardroom are accessible for real money and offer a generous welcome bonus with a maximum of $1000.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/01/2020

Casino Patrons Exposed to Covid, SBC Barcelona Digital Only

Casino Patrons Exposed to Covid, SBC Barcelona Digital Only

Those who recently visited a northern Michigan casino may have been exposed to the coronavirus, health officials warned on Monday.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/01/2020

Can I Play on Zynga Poker for Real Money From Wisconsin

Can I Play on Zynga Poker for Real Money From Wisconsin

Though real money play on Zynga is not permitted in the state of Wisconsin, sites like Americas Cardroom are accessible for real money and offer a generous welcome bonus with a maximum of $1000.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/01/2020

Can I Play on Zynga Poker for Real Money From California

Can I Play on Zynga Poker for Real Money From California

Though real money play on Zynga is not permitted in the state of California, sites like Americas Cardroom are accessible for real money and offer a generous welcome bonus with a maximum of $1000.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/01/2020

Can I Play on Zynga Poker for Real Money From Wyoming

Can I Play on Zynga Poker for Real Money From Wyoming

Though real money play on Zynga is not permitted in the state of Wyoming, sites like Americas Cardroom are accessible for real money and offer a generous welcome bonus with a maximum of $1000.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/01/2020

Connecticut Casinos Reopen in Defiance After Covid Closure

Connecticut Casinos Reopen in Defiance After Covid Closure

Tribal casinos in Connecticut began reopening on Monday despite Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont saying it is too early.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/01/2020

Professional Gambling - how they do it

Who wouldn’t like a glamorous life of a professional gambler? Luxury hotels, easy working hours, lots of cash - the whole nine yards. Unfortunately being a professional gambler isn’t usually looking like the media is portraying it. 

There are several different ways of being professional gambler. For example, you can make a living out of these types of gambling:

 

Submitted by Payton on, Jun/01/2020

Ace Per Head Platform

Ace Per Head Platform

If you are looking to book action, then the first thing you are going to need to do is getting set up with a pay per head service.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/27/2020

Business as Usual for Pay Per Head Giants AcePerHead.com

The COVID-19 pandemic has completely rocked the world and has affected every person and business on the planet.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/27/2020

Las Vegas CEO Offering $1000 Free Flights to Stimulate Sin City Economy

Las Vegas CEO Offering $1000 Free Flights to Stimulate Sin City Economy

As Las Vegas begins to welcome visitors back to the city, one CEO has found a creative way to help reignite tourism. Derek Stevens, who announced plans today to reopen his Downtown Las Vegas properties the D Las Vegas and Golden Gate Hotel & Casino on June 4, will give away 1,000 free flights to Las Vegas from more than 20 major U.S. cities.

Submitted by Press Release on, May/27/2020

Is WinStar World Resort Back Open?

Is WinStar World Resort Back Open?

The massive WinStar World Resort on the Texas/Oklahoma border is now reopen (Wednesday May 27, 2020) with social distancing protocol.  Despite the 25 percent capacity restrictions early on, the establishment can still accommodate 6000 people.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/27/2020

Ho Dead, Vegas Casinos Target June 4 for Reopening, Carousel Group Hiring Spree

Ho Dead, Vegas Casinos Target June 4 for Reopening, Carousel Group Hiring Spree

Free parking, but no valet service. Bartenders, blackjack dealers, and waiters wearing masks. Hand sanitizer everywhere.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/26/2020

Argentina Cryptocurrency Trading Crackdown

If you have ever met anyone from Argentina, you probably have heard how difficult it is to get money in and out of that country.  Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have helped in recent years, but now Argentina is beginning to crack down on local Bitcoin trading.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/25/2020

Bet365 Enters Colorado Sports Betting Market, SBC North American Virtual Summit Coming in July

Bet365 Enters Colorado Sports Betting Market

Save the date, the SBC Digital Summit is coming to North America 14-16 July.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/21/2020

Breaking News

Where Can I Bet the Jake Paul vs. Ben Askren Fight Online?

Where Can I Bet the Jake Paul vs. Ben Askren Fight Online?

Social media mogul Jake Paul and former UFC fighter Ben Askren are set to fight Saturday night and this one should get plenty of bets.

NFL Inks Sports Bet Deals With Caesars, FanDuel, DraftKings

NFL Inks Sports Bet Deals With Caesars, FanDuel, DraftKings

Once one of the staunchest opponents of allowing people to bet legally on its games, the NFL on Thursday announced deals with three major gambling companies to become official sports betting partners.

Cryptocurrency Use In Africa

For centuries, Africa has been in the shadows of the world and economic growth. As a continent, Africa is home to more than one billion people who are still largely living without basic needs like access to health care, education, and sanitation. As a consequence, the region is in dire need of an economic revolution.