Register | Sign-In

Gambling News

‘Simpsons’ Sued for $250 Million Over ‘Goodfellas’ Character

‘Simpsons’ Sued for $250 Million Over ‘Goodfellas’ Character
Frank Sivero has filed a lawsuit against the long running primetime animated series "The Simpsons" claiming they based the character Louie off of his "Goodfellas" character.

Daniel Negreanu, Jack McClelland Newest Inductees into Poker Hall of Fame

Daniel Negreanu, Jack McClelland Newest Inductees into Poker Hall of Fame
This year’s Poker Hall of Fame inductees have been announced and they are the biggest earner in the game, Daniel Negreanu, and retired poker executive Jack McClelland.

Ladbrokes Sees 94pc Jump in Profits

Ladbrokes Sees 94pc Jump in Profits
Ladbrokes has been struggling to keep pace with market leader William Hill  in the growing online gambling market and Glynn's position has appeared under threat.

NJ Fights Back With Motions to Allow Sports Betting: Leagues Seek Injunction

NJ Fights Back With Motions to Allow Sports Betting: Leagues Seek Injunction
It’s been a crazy couple of days in the Garden State as New Jersey prepares to begin allowing legalized sports betting just in time for the NBA, NHL and College Basketball seasons

Romanian Princess Gets Probation in Cockfighting Case

Romanian Princess Gets Probation in Cockfighting Case
A Romanian princess was sentenced Wednesday to probation after apologizing for her role in an Oregon cockfighting enterprise that she said brought shame to her and her family.

The End of PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker as We Know It?

The End of PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker as We Know It?
News this week that Full Tilt Poker has opted not to renew the contracts of big name pros Gus Hansen and Viktor Blum may provide a glimpse of the future for FTP and its sister site PokerStars.com.

Outsource Bookmaking and Sportsbook for Bookies

Outsource Boookmaking and Sportsbook for Bookies
For anyone looking to go with an outsource bookmaking business or sportsbook look no further than PayPerHeadAgents.com, a leader in the Per Head sector.

‘The Gambler’ Trailer Released: Mark Wahlberg Film Due Out December 19

‘The Gambler’ Trailer Released: Mark Wahlberg Film Due Out December 19
A trailer for the upcoming Mark Wahlberg film “The Gambler” surfaced across the Web on Wednesday with the film set to open in select theatres December 19.

Gus Hansen, Viktor Blom Out at Full Tilt Poker as Company Focuses More on Casino

Gus Hansen, Viktor Blom Out at Full Tilt Poker as Company Focuses More on Casino
Big name Scandinavian poker pros Gus Hansen and Viktor Blom have been given their walking papers by Full Tilt Poker as it appears new parent company Amaya begins focusing more on its casino games.

Full Flush Poker’s Game of Poker Thrones Quest for $100,000 GTD

Full Flush Poker’s Game of Poker Thrones Quest for $100,000 GTD
The Game of Poker Thrones (G.O.P.T.) is an epic promotion at Full Flush Poker running now through until the G.O.P.T. $100,000 Guaranteed, on Sunday, January 4th, 2015 at 5pm ET.

Government Waste: Taxpayers Paid for Gambling Monkeys, Rabbit Massages

Government Waste: Taxpayers Paid for Gambling Monkeys, Rabbit Massages
Your US tax money hard at work paying for, among other things, Swedish massages for a dozen rabbits and lessons that taught monkeys how to gamble.

Fantasy Sports Propels NFL to Record Ratings: Has Become a Cultural Phenomenon

Fantasy Sports Propels NFL to Record Ratings: Has Become a Cultural Phenomenon
Eilers Research, LLC has announced the publication of an in-depth white paper titled: "Daily Fantasy Sports: The Future of US Sports Wagering?"

Floyd Mayweather Finally Loses a Bet

Floyd Mayweather Finally Loses a Bet
He may be undefeated in the ring, but big time sports bettor Floyd Mayweather Jr. has finally confirmed he’s not always a winner when it comes to picking games.

Poker Icon Nolan Dalla Goes Off the Deep End

Poker Icon Nolan Dalla Goes Off the Deep End
Nolan Dalla went off the deep end this week and the reason: Dan Colman.  Dalla questioned how a young man who has won over $21 million in the past few months could be so down on poker.

Ex-Palms Sportsbook Employee Charged in Bet-Rigging Gets Probation

Ex-Palms Sportsbook Employee Charged in Bet-Rigging Gets Probation
A former Las Vegas casino worker was sentenced in federal court to probation and must pay restitution for his role in what authorities say was an $800,000 betting fraud scheme.

Let’s Sportify Poker - Discover the Brand-ability of the Game

Let’s Sportify Poker - Discover the Brand-ability of the Game
For the last decade the Live Poker (*) market has grown 20% year over year. 2014 is set to break another record for the industry with registered player growth at 6% year-to-date - reaching more than $1.1 Billion...

Ifrah Reacts to Professional Leagues Attempt to Block NJ Sports Betting Law

Ifrah Reacts to Professional Leagues Attempt to Block NJ Sports Betting Law
According to well-known sports betting attorney Jeff Ifrah, the lawsuit by the NFL, NBA, MLB and NCAA seeking to block enforcement of the New Jersey Sports Wagering Law doesn’t make much sense.

11 Reputed Mobsters Arrested, Reaped Millions From Sports Betting, Loansharking

11 Reputed Mobsters Arrested, Reaped Millions From Sports Betting, Loansharking
11 reputed mobsters from the New Jersey/New York area were arrested on Tuesday, charged with loansharking, sports gambling, unlicensed check-cashing and money laundering. 

55 Percent of NJ Respondents: Sports Betting Would be Bad For AC

55 Percent of NJ Respondents: Sports Betting Would be Bad For AC
In a recent poll of New Jersey residents conducted by Rutgers-Eagleton it was discovered that only 7% of respondents had actually tried gambling on one of the state’s regulated online gambling sites

Breaking News: 11 Reputed Mobsters in New Jersey Arrested for Sports Betting, More

Breaking News: 11 Reputed Mobsters in New Jersey Arrested for Sports Betting, Mo
Eleven reputed members and associates of a major New York-based organized crime family are facing charges in New Jersey.

Speaker Line-up Announced for 2014 Isle of Man eGaming Summit

Speaker Line-up Announced for 2014 Isle of Man eGaming Summit
KPMG Isle of Man has announced the speaker line-up for its fifth annual eGaming Summit, which includes major international industry experts as well as key representatives of the local eGaming cluster.

High Five Tournament Series at Americas Cardroom to Guarantee $420,000

High Five Tournament Series at Americas Cardroom to Guarantee $420,000
The High Five Tournament Series returns for a third time to Americas Cardroom with each one getting more exciting than the last.

Latest Study Shows Parkinson’s Drug Causes Gambling, Hypersexuality

Latest Study Shows Parkinson’s Drug Causes Gambling, Hypersexuality
A new study seeks to further show that various Parkinson’s drugs side effects include compulsive gambling and an extreme sexual appetite. 

Professional Leagues File to Stop Legalized Sports Betting in New Jersey

Professional Leagues File to Stop Legalized Sports Betting in New Jersey
The four major professional sports leagues and the NCAA filed papers in court Monday to stop New Jersey's plan to allow legal sports betting beginning this weekend

Japan Casino Plan to be Delayed Further

Japan Casino Plan to be Delayed Further
Japan's plan to legalize casino gambling is likely to be delayed yet again, a senior official said, dealing a new blow to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and a setback to operators...
Syndicate content