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Online Sports Betting, Poker Via PokerStars in Pennsylvania

Mount Airy Casino Sports Book in Poconos to be Run by PokerStars Group

PokerStars parent company will be offering online poker and sports betting in PA via partnership with Mount Airy Lodge

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/12/2018

Accessing the Draftkings Mobile Sports Betting App From My State

One can access the new DraftKings sports betting app from anywhere within the United States, though actual real money wagering can only take place from within New Jersey's borders.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/12/2018

NCAA Injury Debate Pits Player Privacy vs. Gambling Concerns

NCAA Injury Debate Pits Player Privacy vs. Gambling Concerns

The U.S. Supreme Court's decision that allows states to legalize sports gambling has sparked a debate about requiring injury reports in college football.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/12/2018

Move Over CryptoKitties, Gambling Apps Now Rule the Roost in Blockchain World

Move Over CryptoKitties, Gambling Apps Now Rule the Roost in Blockchain World

It turns out that gambling, not buying digital kittens, is one of the most popular applications on the blockchain, Bloomberg News reports Friday.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/10/2018

New Betting Sites Worth a Look in 2018

New Betting Sites Worth a Look in 2018

New betting sites are popping up all of the time because of the popularity of sports betting as a hobby and even a career for some people. Football betting alone brings in approximately 449.44 million GBP in annual revenue each year with horse racing bringing in 315.56 million. Other sports account for approximately 296 million GBP more, which highlights the lucrative nature of betting for individuals and the economy.

Submitted by Payton on, Aug/10/2018

Tech Billionaire Found With Drugs at Vegas Strip Casino

He and his companion were arrested on suspicion of trafficking heroin, cocaine, meth and ecstasy.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/09/2018

Where to Bet College Football Games Online From PA, Ohio, Indiana

Where to Bet College Football Games Online From PA, Ohio, Indiana

You can bet College Football games from any number of internationally-licensed online sports books in the great states of Pennsylvania, Ohio and Indiana.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/09/2018

Latest Development in Gambling Regulation in the USA vs. Europe

In Europe, the need for online gambling regulation resulted in the formation of gambling commissions in Alderney, Malta, Gibraltar, Sweden and the Isle of Man. Each of these regulatory bodies has their own laws which are being updated when needed.

Submitted by Payton on, Aug/09/2018

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

Breaking News

Ace Per Head Now Accepting Amex Gift Cards

Ace Per Head Now Accepting Amex Gift Cards

In the world of sports betting and pay per head sites one of the best bookie services in the market is AcePerHead.com.

The Role of UKGC in Online Gambling Industry

The Role of UKGC in Online Gambling Industry

Apart from the League Championship, the United Kingdom is also one of the most important territories of the gambling industry.

Two Former College Football Players Indicted in Armed Robbery, Were Running Gambling Ring

Two Former College Football Players Indicted in Armed Robbery, Were Running Gambling Ring

A Cobb County grand jury has formally charged four men with running a gambling operation on the Kennesaw State campus and robbing some participants at gunpoint, the Atlanta Constitution Journal reported on Wednesday.