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Philippines' Duterte 'Hates Gambling', Rules Out New Casinos

Philippine leader Rodrigo Duterte said on Wednesday there would be no new casinos set up during his presidency, a day after abruptly shelving Landing International's $1.5 billion integrated casino project in Manila.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/08/2018

Delaware Sports Betting a Huge Success, But is it Sustainable?

Delaware has seen great numbers since debuting its casino sports betting operations.  Considering the state's population is just under 1 million, it would appear that folks from out of state are patronizing these establishments. 

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/08/2018

Charles Oakley Pleads No Contest in Vegas Casino Betting Cheat Case

Accused of attempting to change his wager “after the outcome was known” at a Vegas casino last month, former Knicks star Charles Oakley entered a no-contest plea Tuesday.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/07/2018

Ohio Next for Legalized Sports Betting?

Unlike quite a  few states whose legislatures have recessed for the year, Ohio's lawmakers are working through the summer....and this means there is a good chance sports betting could be legalized by the upcoming football season....or maybe by the Playoffs. 

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/07/2018

The Latest: Wynn Resorts' Probe Into Founder's Behavior Done

In a securities filing Monday, the company said the board of directors received the final presentation from the committee Friday but will not release any results publicly until gambling regulators finish their investigations.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/06/2018

CBS Seeing Significant Financial Benefits From Sports Betting Ads

CBS Seeing Benefits of Sports Betting Ads

Embattled CBS CEO Les Moonves told investors during a recent earnings call that one of its local stations in Philadelphia is already receiving ad revenue from sports gambling. 

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/06/2018

Crypto and Poker: It’s Coming

built on blockchain technology

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, the list of cryptocurrencies now in play is seemingly endless. But with so much digital currency floating about, it begs the question “when will the world of poker ever embrace crypto?” Well, the answer is sooner rather than later.

Submitted by Payton on, Aug/06/2018

NBA, MGM Resorts to Provide Bettors Data

NBA, MGM Resorts to Provide Bettors Data

The NBA and WNBA will now share official data with MGM Resorts International, a major win for the leagues as they prepare for the anticipated growth of sports betting across the country.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/05/2018

Gold Strike Tunica Casino College Football Lines Comparisons

Gold Strike Tunica Casino College Football Lines Comparisons

When placing a bet at the Gold Strike, one will want to compare College Football lines with those offered at a few dozen internationally-licensed wagering sites.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/03/2018

Bookmaker William Hill to Dominate Sports Betting Market in Mississippi

The sports betting market in the U.S. state of Mississippi is beginning to truly take shape with the UK's William Hill just announcing its partnerships with nearly a dozen casinos. 

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/03/2018

The Casino Club at The Greenbrier Sports Betting

The oppulent Casino Club at The Greenbrier in White Sulphur Springs, WV is set to begin offering sports betting soon. 

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/02/2018

Will I Be Able to Bet College Football From the Mardi Gras Casino West Virginia?

Will I Be Able to Bet College Football From the Mardi Gras Casino West Virginia?

You will be able to bet on all College Football teams from the Mardi Gras Casino West Virginia once their sports book is up and running.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/02/2018

NBA Swings Deal With MGM - Online Bookies Looking to Scoop Profits

NBA Swings Deal With MGM - Online Bookies Looking to Scoop Profits

The MGM Group is doing everything they can to salvage their brand. After Stephen Paddock went on a shooting rampage in October that killed 59 people, (from a room in the Mandalay Bay Hotel-an MGM property) but at the same time they keep (and no pun intended) they keep shooting themselves in the foot.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/02/2018

Will I Be Able to Bet College Football From the Mountaineer Casino West Virginia?

You will be able to bet on all College Football teams from the Mountaineer Casino once their sports book is up and running. Online sports betting will only be available via internationally-licensed wagering firms for the foreseeable future.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/02/2018

Will I Be Able to Bet College Football From Hollywood Casino West Virginia?

You will be able to bet on College Football including your beloved Mountaineers from the Hollywood Casino at Charles Town once their sports book is up and running.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/02/2018

Resorts Casino AC Sports Book Will Come Online With Help of Stars Group

Resorts Casino AC Sports Book Will Come Online With Help of Stars Group

The world's largest real money poker room, PokerStars, will join forces with Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment’s Resorts Casino Hotel in Atlantic City to offer online gambling to those living in the Garden State, it was announced on Thursday. Details of the deal are limited.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/02/2018

DraftKings Mobile Wagering in New Jersey

FanDuel may dominate the sports betting scene in the Meadowlands during NFL Sundays when the place is packed, but it is their biggest competitor that will make it into the homes of all New Jersey residents looking to place a bet.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/01/2018

What Are the Tax Implications of Betting on Sports in New Jersey?

What Are the Tax Implications of Betting on Sports in New Jersey?

Compared with other states looking to offer legalized sports betting, New Jersey's tax is relatively low. Still, inevitably it is going to be pushed down onto consumers, who in turn will be required to pay taxes on winnings come April (or October for extended filings).

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/01/2018

Where Can I Bet Sports From My Mobile Phone in Memphis?

Where Can I Bet Sports From My Mobile Phone in Memphis?

Memphis is just outside of Tunica, Mississippi, a casino hub where sports books began opening up August 1.  Online sports betting will be available within those establishments proper only for the foreseeable future.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/01/2018

Auto Roulette Electronic Table Games Coming to Seminole Casino Coconut Creek

Auto Roulette Electronic Table Games Coming to Seminole Casino Coconut Creek

The Seminole Casino Coconut Creek will become the first in Florida to offer IGT’s Dynasty Auto Roulette Electronic Table Games. 

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/01/2018

Harrah's Atlantic City Sports Book Now Open

Harrah's Atlantic City Sports Book Now Open

Harrah's became the 4th Atlantic City casino to open a sports book Wednesday.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/01/2018

Beau Rivage Resort & Casino Sports Book Opens August 1

The Beau Rivage Resort & Casino in Biloxi, Mississippi was set to open its new sports book at Noon Wednesday (August 1).

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/01/2018

Sports Betting Kicks Off in Tunica, Biloxi Wednesday

Sports Betting Kicks Off in Tunica, Biloxi Wednesday

Tunica's GoldStrike Casino and the Beau Rivage Resort & Casino in Biloxi were set to begin taking sports bets at 12 Noon Wednesday (August 1), well ahead of the 2018 NFL and College Football season.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/31/2018

Arkansas Could Get Casinos ....And Maybe Even Sports Betting

A petition drive to get casinos in the state of Arkansas has fallen short of the required number to qualify for the November ballot.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/31/2018

Parx Casino Near Philadelphia to Open Sports Book

Parx Casino Near Philadelphia to Open Sports Book

Pennsylvania is set to get its first sports book, and only a mere 20 miles outside of Philadelphia.  That's right, Philadelphia sports fans will be able to wager on the Eagles winning two consecutive Super Bowl championships from the Parx Casino.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/30/2018

A Look at Online Slot Games – Low Stakes and Decent Prizes

A Look at Online Slot Games – Low Stakes and Decent Prizes

There are numerous ways to describe the ultimate gambling experience – “exciting and fun” certainly tops many others – but you can hardly hear someone calling it “innocent”. In most people’s minds, casinos are associated with vice, while gambling itself is unnecessarily risky, perilous, and demeaning.

Well, let them miss out on all the fun.

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/30/2018

Horseshoe Tunica, Bally's Atlantic City Partner With Online Sports Betting Firm

Caesars Entertainment and Scientific Games will join forces to offer mobile online sports betting in both Atlantic City, New Jersey, and Tunica, Mississippi.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/30/2018

Free Bet - Casino Slots Game Online: $25

BetOnline will be offering a number of free bet offers for their online casino, including a $25 slot promo.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/30/2018

MGM Resorts to Offer Online Sports Betting in US Through Joint Venture

MGM Resorts to Offer Online Sports Betting in US Through Joint Venture

Following a weekend of speculation, Las Vegas-based MGM Resorts International confirmed Monday a joint venture with Britain-based GVC Holdings PLC. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/30/2018

European Gaming Partners With Global Legal Group

European Gaming Media and Events, the leading media and boutique gaming events organizer in the CEE, Baltics and Balkans, is proud to announce Global Legal Group (GLG)  as its latest strategic partner.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/30/2018

Breaking News

Liverpool’s Sturridge Charged With Breaching Betting Rules

Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge could be facing a ban from football after being charged on Monday with breaching rules on betting.

Beto Now the 5-1 Favorite to Become Democratic Nominee for the 2020 Presidential Election

Beto Now the 5-1 Favorite to Become Democratic Nominee for the 2020 Presidential Election

Beto O'Rourke was now coming in at 5-1 odds of becoming the Democratic Nominee for the 2020 US Presidential Election.

Twitter Users Think Poker Players Are Unethical

Twitter Users Think Poker Players Are Unethical

British poker player and Twitter user Patrick Leonard recently conducted an unscientific survey that found a majority of Twitter followers feel poker players lack ethics.