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FINRA Investigation Into Amaya, PokerStars Acquisition Could Scare Off US Suitors

FINRA Investigation Into Amaya, PokerStars Acquisition Could Scare Off US Suitor
PokerStars had hoped to potentially enter the U.S. regulated online poker market through an acquisition by Canadian gaming firm Amaya.

Daily Fantasy Sports Expo to be held August 6-7, 2015 in Miami Beach

Daily Fantasy Sports Expo to be held August 6-7, 2015 in Miami Beach
First ever trade show and conference covering the daily fantasy sports industry. DFSE plans to bring new faces to the industry, introduce unique methods of thinking and offer an amazing networking experience.

What’s Everybody Betting – February 11: Warriors, Hawks, NC State, Mavs

What’s Everybody Betting – February 11: Warriors, Hawks, NC State, Mavs
Gambling911.com looks at what the public is betting on February 11, 2015, whether it’s a high volume game or side that is getting some heavy lopsided action. 

Casino, Online Poker Owner Charged With Attempted Murder: Blew Up Attorney’s Car

Casino, Online Poker Owner Charged With Attempted Murder: Blew Up Attorney’s Car
A Canadian businessman has been charged with attempting to murder an attorney in the Dominican Republic.  The lawyer survived after his car was blown up.

William Hill in Talks to Acquire 888.com: Shares Jump Over 20 Percent on News

William Hill in Talks to Acquire 888.com: Shares Jump 18 Percent on News
Online gambling company 888 Holdings has received a takeover approach from Britain's biggest bookmaker William Hill, it said on Tuesday,, lifting its share price by more than 20 percent.

Bellator 133 Fantasy Real Money Tournament First of Its Kind Introduced by Draft Ops

Bellator 133 Fantasy Real Money Tournament First of Its Kind Introduced by Draft
Draft Ops, the newest provider in fantasy sports, announced today the launch of their first ever $10K Fantasy real money tournament for Bellator 133: Manhoef vs. Shlemenko event

Daily Fantasy Sports Sites in Hot Water Over Ad Claims Long Allowed by UK Agency

Daily Fantasy Sports Sites in Hot Water Over Ad Claims Long Allowed by UK Agency
Yet another of the big daily fantasy sports sites, DraftKings.com, has been named in a class action suit claiming false advertising as it pertains to bonus offers.  The case was filed in a South Florida court.

Best Bets – February 10, 2015: Notre Dame, LSU, Arsenal and the Bruins

Best Bets – February 10, 2015: Notre Dame, LSU, Arsenal and the Bruins
Gambling911.com has the public favorites for February 10, 2015 best bets either with lopsided sides, totals or the games themselves.  Essentially, who is everybody betting on today.

American Conservative Union the Latest to Oppose Online Gambling Ban

American Conservative Union the Latest to Oppose Online Gambling Ban
Yet another conservative group has come forward to express its opposition to online gambling prohibition introduced by Utah Republican Congressman Jason Chaffetz last week.

Chinese Casino Operator, Former Mining Exec Executed

Chinese Casino Operator, Former Mining Exec Executed
A former mining tycoon who led a mafia-style crime gang that ran casinos and killed rivals has been executed along with four of the gang's members, a court in central China said Monday.

Pay Per Head para la Locura de Marzo (March Madness)

Pay Per Head para la Locura de Marzo (March Madness)
Una gran cantidad de la Pay Per Heads (Paga Por Cabezas) tiene esta idea de que , con la temporada de fútbol americano terminada , también lo es el trabajo por ahora y es el momento de cerrar la tienda. No PayPerHeadAgents.com!

Pay Per Head for March Madness, College Basketball Tournament

Pay Per Head for March Madness, College Basketball Tournament
It’s just around the corner so if you are in need of a Pay Per Head for March Madness and the College Basketball tournament, be sure to check out PayPerHeadAgents.com.

Philly Mobster Anthony Nicodemo Pleads Guilty in Shooting Death

Philly Mobster Anthony Nicodemo Pleads Guilty in Shooting Death
Reputed Philadelphia mobster, Anthony Nicodemo, has plead guilty in the December 2012 shooting death of Gino DiPietro.

Minnesota the Latest State to Push for Legalizing Sports Betting

Minnesota the Latest State to Push for Legalizing Sports Betting
A Minnesota lawmaker will introduce a bill to legalize sports betting Monday, following in the footsteps of New Jersey.

Fantasy Site DailyMVP.com Puts Twist on Fantasy Daily Scoring: Lands Tom Brady

Fantasy Site DailyMVP.com Puts Twist on Fantasy Daily Scoring: Lands Tom Brady
Thomas Somach writes that DailyMVP.com uses a unique golf-like handicapping system to equalize performers.

Judge Puts Revel Casino Deal on Hold

A federal judge in New Jersey on Sunday called a temporary halt to the pending sale of bankrupt Revel Casino in Atlantic City and scheduled a hearing on Monday....

Tentative Trial Date Set in FBI Ruse Case Concerning Poker Pro

Tentative Trial Date Set in FBI Ruse Case Concerning Poker Pro
A federal magistrate judge in Nevada set a tentative trial date in a closely watched case alleging that casino high-rollers set up an illegal Internet gambling ring in their Las Vegas Strip suite.

US Military Veteran Hopes to Take ReverseFantasyFootball, DraftDawgs to Next Level

US Military Veteran Hopes to Take ReverseFantasyFootball, DraftDawgs to Next Lev
With the conclusion of the 2014 NFL season the fantasy sports market has without a question of a doubt enjoyed its largest season.

Another Blow to Macau as China Promises to Crack Down on Foreign Casinos

Another Blow to Macau as China Promises to Crack Down on Foreign Casinos
China will fight attempts by foreign casinos to lure its citizens abroad, a senior police official said on Friday, which could deal a blow to the gaming firms in Macau and Asian countries....

DraftKings Partners With LA Clippers: Becomes Official Fantasy Partner

DraftKings Partners With LA Clippers: Becomes Official Fantasy Partner
The Los Angeles Clippers and DraftKings announced today a partnership that makes DraftKings the official daily fantasy sports partner of the Los Angeles Clippers.

FanDuel 2015 World Fantasy Basketball Championship in South Beach April 10

FanDuel 2015 World Fantasy Basketball Championship in South Beach April 10
FanDuel.com, the world’s largest Daily Fantasy Sports site, has announced plans for the 2015 World Fantasy Basketball Championship in South Beach April 10.

PlayMLF.com Daily Fantasy Sports Site Movin’ On Up: DraftKings Gets Warriors

PlayMLF.com Daily Fantasy Sports Site Movin’ On Up
Daily fantasy sports firms continue to expand with the explosive popularity of the sector in recent months.  PlayMLF.com just announced via their Twitter account, they too are in need of improved office space.

Iowa Fantasy Sports Bill Gets Approval From State Senate

Iowa Fantasy Sports Bill Gets Approval From State Senate
In the wake of the fantasy sports phenomenon gripping the U.S., a bill to legal the activity in Iowa has been given the green light in the State Senate. Iowa casinos may also offer fantasy sports.

PA Teacher Stole Nearly $200K From Union to Fuel Gambling Addiction

PA Teacher Stole Nearly $200K From Union to Fuel Gambling Addiction
A business teacher has been charged with stealing $175,000 he blew on lottery tickets and at casinos while serving as treasurer of his union at suburban Pittsburgh school district.

Campaign for Liberty Strongly Opposes Online Gambling Ban

Campaign for Liberty Strongly Opposes Online Gambling Ban
Today, Campaign for Liberty issued the following statement from C4L President John Tate strongly opposing the reintroduction of the “Restoration of America’s Wire Act” (RAWA) by Rep. Jason Chaffetz 
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