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PokerStars Could Make Australia the Latest in Growing List of Restricted Jurisdictions

Australian Poker Players Could Soon be Prohibited From Playing at PokerStars

PokerStars parent company had already stopped sponsoring Aussie Millions tournament

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/21/2016

Bad Day for Books: Lose Across the Board Week 11 NFL

Bad Day for Books: Lose Across the Board Week 11 NFL

The books lost all the major lopsided NFL games Sunday and continue to lose to the Cowboys, who have now covered nine straight.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/20/2016

Seminole Hard Rock Tampa Uses Aerial Filmmaking to Provide Construction Updates

Seminole Hard Rock Tampa Uses Aerial Filmmaking to Provide Construction Updates

As Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa continues with its expansion project, it has opted to use aerial filmmaking to provide construction updates for guests.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/18/2016

DraftKings, FanDuel Are Merging

DraftKings, FanDuel Are Merging

Daily fantasy sports rivals DraftKings and FanDuel have agreed to merge after months of speculation and increasing regulatory scrutiny. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Nov/18/2016

2016 Thanksgiving Day Sportsbook Bonuses, Promos

Thanksgiving Day means sportsbooks will start offering their unique turkey day bonuses, including our friends at BetPhoenix.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/17/2016

Is Mitch Marner The Leafs’ Key to A Stanley Cup?

Will The Leafs make it into the playoffs with winger, Mitch Marner? Online bookies should be paying attention to this young player throughout the hockey season

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/17/2016

Important Online Bookie Business Mistakes to Avoid

There are important rules to follow when online bookies are looking to be successful. Find out the top 3 golden rules, and avoid these rookie mistakes.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/17/2016

Online Bookie Tips: How to Promote Casino Games to Your Bettors

Online bookies who aren’t utilizing casino betting are missing on earning more money. They should  use these tips and start promoting their casinos today.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/17/2016

Learn How Bitcoin is Helping Local Bookmakers Increase Profits Online & Offline

Bitcoin is rapidly becoming one of the most popular forms of virtual currency and it has taken the Internet sports betting industry by storm over the past few years.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Nov/17/2016

Thistlecrack Not Finished

Although next year’s Cheltenham Gold Cup may be the main aim for Colin Tizzard and Thistlecrack, the champion trainer is under no illusions as to just how much work the reigning World Hurdle winner will have to do in order to be ready for the famous meeting in March.

Submitted by Payton on, Nov/16/2016

Man Who Beat Girlfriend at Casino Sues Over Excessive Drinks

A Pennsylvania man imprisoned for four years after beating his girlfriend at the Sands Bethlehem Casino is now suing the establishment claiming they served him too many free drinks.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/16/2016

PokerStars Expected 2017 VIP Changes

PokerStars Expected 2017 VIP Changes

Poker media outlets have begun publishing the anticipated PokerStars changes to its VIP program and it appears they will continue to polarize high stakes players

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/15/2016

Taking Bets Offline & Online Gets More Profitable as Bookies Use Better Technology

Anytime someone starts their own business their eventual success or failure will often time hinge on having the right business tools to help them along the way.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/15/2016

Sports Bettor Stiffed Out of $11K by Rogue Sportsbook

Sports Bettor Stiffed Out of $11K by Rogue Sportsbook

A sports bettor from Missouri tells Gambling 911 that he is owed approximately $11,000 by an offshore sportsbook and the book won't pay him his winnings.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/15/2016

Paddy Power Gambler Wins £205,000 From a 25p Bet

Paddy Power Gambler Wins £205,000 From a 25p Bet

Irish bookmaker has already had to pay out millions on winning Donald Trump wagers

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/15/2016

William Hill Reports Full Year Operating Profit to be Higher Than Expected

British bookmaker William Hill Plc said it expects full year operating profit to be at the higher end of its forecast, as its online business improved after a poor first half.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/14/2016

Two Gamblers Suing Casino Over Cyber Hack

Two Gamblers Suing Casino Over Cyber Hack

Two gamblers who allege their privacy was breached are spearheading a proposed class action against an Ontario casino whose databases were hacked.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/14/2016

Former Amaya CEO Accused of Insider Trading Wants to Buy Company Back

Amaya Inc's (AYA.TO) former chief executive, David Baazov, has offered to buy the Canadian online gambling company in a deal valued at about C$3.48 billion ($2.56 billion).

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/14/2016

Sands Bethlehem Plans $90 Million Expansion, to Include Larger Poker Room

Sands Bethlehem Plans $90 Million Expansion, to Include Larger Poker Room

Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem is planning a massive $90 million expansion that will included added restaurants, slot machines and a much larger poker room.  

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/13/2016

Bookies Prayers Answered for Seahawks-Patriots Game: Seattle Shock Win

With more than 10 times the bets coming in on New England in the Sunday Night Football Seahawks-Patriots showdown, bookies around the world were all saying a quick prayer.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/13/2016

Pay Per Head Service for the 2016-2017 College Bowl Season

Pay Per Head Service for the 2016-2017 College Bowl Season

It’s hard to believe but the 2016-2017 College Bowl season is nearing and bookies from all over will be searching for a top Pay Per Head service to manage all their College Football Bowl game needs

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/13/2016

Casino Rama Resort in Canada Hacked

A major Canadian casino has been hit by a cyberattack in which sensitive customer, employee and vendor data was stolen, its management said on Thursday, warning there is a risk the information will be published.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/13/2016

Paddy Power CEO Talks Branding, Porn and its ‘Appetite for Mischief’

Paddy Power CEO Talks Branding, Porn and its ‘Appetite for Mischief’

The TheJournal.ie features an excellent interview Sunday with controversial Dublin-based Paddy Power CEO Breon Corcoran.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/13/2016

Donald Trump Being a Big Winner Means William Hill Being a Big Loser

Donald Trump Being a Big Winner Means William Hill Being a Big Loser

British online bookmaker suffers huge losses booking the election

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/12/2016

University of Washington Bookies, Pay Per Head Services

University of Washington Bookies, Pay Per Head Services

University of Washington bookies were mostly spared in 2016 despite their amazing season. 

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/11/2016

Macau Former Chief Prosecutor Charged With Nearly 2000 Crimes

Macau Former Chief Prosecutor Charged With Nearly 2000 Crimes

The one-time chief prosecutor of the Chinese gambling enclave of Macau has been charged with nearly 2000 crimes including setting up a criminal syndicate, abuse of power, and money laundering.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Nov/11/2016

Playtech Receives ‘Buy’ Rating From Numis

A new research report issued by Numis on Friday reiterated Playtech (LON:PTEC) as a ‘buy’.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Nov/11/2016

Local Bookies are Using Bitcoin to Increase Their Betting Profits Over the Net

Local Bookies are Using Bitcoin

Working as an independent sports bookmaker in light of the tremendous growth of the Internet sports betting industry can provide a very lucrative income as long as you have the right Pay Per Head site

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/10/2016

Trump Presidency Not Good for US Online Poker Industry Site Claims

Trump Presidency Not Good for US Online Poker Industry Site Claims

There’s a very real chance that US President-Elect Donald Trump could affect the arc of online gambling in the U.S., and likely not in a good way, writes one industry reporter

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/10/2016

Online Gambling Websites Under Fire by UK Regulators for Text Spam

The UK Information Commissioner’s Office has given notice to some 400 online gambling firms that they must explain how customer personal data is being used.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/10/2016

Breaking News

Gunman in Fatal Vegas Strip Shooting Surrenders

Las Vegas police say the gunman in a fatal shooting on the Strip who barricaded himself inside a public bus has surrendered peacefull

One Dead in Vegas Strip Shooting

A hospital spokeswoman says one person has died in a shooting on the Las Vegas strip.

Poker Tables Disappearing From Casinos

The Las Vegas Strip is about to lose nearly a quarter of the tables it had a decade ago.