Celebrity Odds and News

2009 World Series of Poker Main Event Kicks Off Friday

All the parties, all the celebrations and all that money....for some.  A few thousand people will be descending upon Las Vegas to take part in the 2009 World Series of Poker Main Event, which begi

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/02/2009

A-List Stars to Play in 2009 World Series of Poker

By Melissa Arseniuk, Las Vegas Sun

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/02/2009

More Hot Poker Babe Shots: This Time Christina Lindley

Christina Lindley on Thursday released her first shot from the Dirty Pretty Things shoot, calling photographer Josh Ryan "the best photographer ever".

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/25/2009

Susan Boyle Had Anxiety Attack: Will Sing for Obama

Initial reports had Britain's Got Talent runner up, Susan Doyle, suffering from either a nervous breakdown or what was coined as "exhaustion".  By Wednesday, we were learning that the 48

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Jun/03/2009

Britain’s Got Talent Most Watched Show in 5 Years

This past Saturday's final of the talent competition, Britain's Got Talent, was the single most watched program in the UK in nearly five years.  19.2 million people tuned in and just shy of 4 mill

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Jun/01/2009

Susan Boyle Loses Britain’s Got Talent: Bookies Win Big

In a shocking upset, Scottish singing sensation, Susan Boyle, failed to win the Britain's Got Talent finale.  It was one in a series of upsets among television competitions this month that include

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/30/2009

Britain’s Got Talent: Best Betting Odds at Sportingbet

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, May/30/2009

Susan Boyle Betting Frenzy Continues

Scottish singing sensation, Susan Boyle, was said to be in good spirits heading into Saturday night's much anticipated finale of Britain's Got Talent as betting on the show reaches record numbers.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/30/2009

Charles Barkley Controlling Gambling Appetite For Now

Charles Barkley is still drinking. But not driving at the same time.

He's not gambling. But just might take it up again one day.

Submitted by Guest on, May/29/2009

Somach Helps Get Annie Duke Celebrity Apprentice Dis in Tabloid

American supermarket tabloid the Globe reports in its new issue that the finale of reality TV show "Celebrity Apprentice" may have been fixed.

Submitted by Thomas Somach on, May/28/2009

Britain’s Got Talent: Susan Doyle Pays Even Odds at Sportingbet

While most of the online bookmakers in the UK were offering up Susan Boyle with greater than even odds, the folks at

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/28/2009

Susan Boyle Most Backed Britain’s Got Talent Contestant Ever

The bookies have been watching the money flood in for this upcoming weekend's finale of Britain's Got Talent.  The show has made international headlines and is drawing viewers from across the glob

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/27/2009

Susan Boyle Betting Demand Highest in States

It might come as a bit of a surprise that there is more interest in betting on Susan Boyle and her odds to win Britain's Got Talent from those living in the United States than the folks from the Un

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, May/25/2009

Bet on Susan Boyle: Moves On To The Finals

Heading into Sunday night's semi-finals, William Hill listed Susan Boyle with 5/6 odds.

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, May/24/2009

Britain’s Got Talent: Shaheen Jafargholi Second Most Bet On

With odds set at 12/1, William Hill has confirmed that Shaheen Jafargholi is receiving more action from punters than Aiden Davis, who had the second shortest

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, May/24/2009

Britain’s Got Talent Betting Odds

Britain's Got Talent betting odds were available heading into Sunday evening's much anticipated Susan Boyle performance, which was expected to be viewed by mi

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/24/2009

Susan Boyle Payouts Could Be Massive

The online bookmakers will be hoping that Susan Boyle does not win this season's installment of Britain's Got Talent.  As big a sensation as Ms.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/24/2009

Adam Lambert Lost Because He is Gay Says Poker Pro Annie Duke

Annie Duke lost the Celebrity Apprentice finale because....well....she wasn't Joan Rivers (the ultimate winner in an event

Submitted by Payton on, May/21/2009

Judge Might Dismiss Case Regarding Donald Trump’s Net Worth

CAMDEN, N.J. (Associated Press) - Donald Trump is known for putting a positive spin even on news that doesn't seem positive. But there is one way to get him down: Call him a millionaire.

Trump, who says he's a billionaire, is suing the author of a book in which three unnamed sources said Trump's net worth is between $150 million and $250 million. The Donald claims it was malicious, and it hurt his business.

Submitted by Guest on, May/20/2009

The Globe: Was Celebrity Apprentice Fixed?

The new issue of supermarket tabloid The Globe is out today and features an interview with Tom Somach, a regular contributor to the Gambling911.com website and reporter for

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/20/2009

Achtung! Germans Weigh in on Annie Duke Apprentice Flap


Against, of all things, billionaire Donald Trump, the host of "Celebrity Apprentice."

Submitted by Thomas Somach on, May/15/2009

Was the Finale of Celebrity Apprentice Fixed?

Was the finale of Celebrity Apprentice fixed?  That's the question being asked by Thomas Somach of PokerHelper.com.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/13/2009

Doyle Thinks Celebrity Apprentice is a Joke

The Celebrity Apprentice is over. What a joke! If Donald Trump was really hiring someone, who do you think he would pick?

Submitted by Payton on, May/12/2009

Poker Pros Come to Annie Duke’s Defense

Gambling911.com reported on how the world outside of poker seemed to be celebrating the victory of Joan Rivers on Sunday night's Celebrity Appr

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/12/2009

Joan Rivers, Donald Trump Appear on Larry King Live

Fresh from her crowning as the latest Celebrity Apprentice, comedian Joan Rivers appeared on Monday night's Larry King Live along side Donald Trump.  Rivers discussed her animosity towards poker p

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/11/2009

Daniel Negreanu Considers Celebrity Apprentice 3

Can the Celebrity Apprentice series support another professional poker player?  Considering how well Annie Duke performed (not just with her tasks but helping boost ratings thanks to her rift with

Submitted by Ace King on, May/11/2009

Is Annie Duke a Bully?

Could it be that poker pro Annie Duke really is a Whore Pit Viper?  Or maybe she's just a bully?

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/11/2009

Celebrity Apprentice 2 Finale Ratings: Beats 60 Minutes

While the first hour of the 3 hour long Celebrity Apprentice 2 finale featuring Gambling911.com friend Annie Duke started off slow, the concluding hour managed to beat CBS' 60 Minutes numbers and w

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, May/11/2009

Gamblers Claim Annie Duke Got Hosed in Celebrity Apprentice Finale

The gambling community is insisting that Celebrity Apprentice is "fixed" in the sense that Donald Trump never intended to hire Annie Duke over comedian Joan Rivers.

"There is no way she should have lost. I don't buy that she lost in those categories," said one gambler, referring to the five criteria set up by Trump beforehand, three of which Rivers apparently won.

And he is far from alone.  Poker icon, Doyle Brunson, raged on his own Twitter page: "Sorry Annie, you got screwed big time. Pure robbery!"

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/11/2009

Celebrity Apprentice 2 Traffic Extraordinary

Outside of American Idol and Dancing With the Stars, the finale of Celebrity Apprentice 2 turned out to be a traffic phenomenon for Gambling911.com with over 100 searches per minute at some points.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/11/2009

Breaking News

Atlantic City Casinos Bounce Back, Up 31% From a Year Ago

Atlantic City’s casinos and racetrack sports betting outlets are bouncing back convincingly from financial woes brought on by the coronavirus pandemic, taking in 31% more in August than they did a year earlier, after COVID-19-related closures ended.

Cowboys Lose DeMarcus Lawrence to Broken Foot

Cowboys Lose DeMarcus Lawrence to Broken Foot

The Cowboys are without wide receiver Michael Gallup, the offensive line is a bit of a mess at the moment, and now a word from Cowboys practice on Wednesday is that they lost defensive end, DeMarcus Lawrence, for eight weeks with a broken foot.

Raheem Mostert Opts for Season-Ending Surgery

Raheem Mostert Opts for Season-Ending Surgery

The timeline on Raheem Mostert’s return from the knee injury he suffered on Sunday just went from the eight weeks previously reported, to out for the season. Mostert has decided to have season-ending surgery to repair the cartilage in his knee, explaining in a released statement that the surgery gives him the best chance at a full recovery.