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DraftKings, FanDuel NY Hearing: G911 Coverage From the Court

DraftKings, FanDuel NY Hearing: G911 Coverage From the Court

Gambling911.com and sister site DFS911.com will be covering Wednesday’s hearing to determine whether Daily Fantasy Sports sites DraftKings and FanDuel can continue conducting business with New York state residents. 

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Shift Card Bitcoin Debit Card Availability for Online Gambling Sites Unclear

Shift Card Bitcoin Debit Availability for Online Gambling Sites Unclear

The Shift Card, a first ever Bitcoin debit card for American customers, will soon be available to those residing in select states and could one day be utilized for gambling online.

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Bitcoin: How it Works for Betting Online

Bitcoin: How it Works for Betting Online

Most online betting sites have now incorporated the anonymous digital currency Bitcoin with great success, however, only about a quarter of the wagering population actually know how it works.

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North American Gambling News: Quebec Looks To Block Online Gambling Sites

North American Gambling News: Quebec Looks To Block Online Gambling Sites

Gambling911.com has all your latest North American gambling news including that from the United States and Canada.

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DraftKings CEO Admits Not Always in Compliance With Gambling Laws

DraftKings CEO Admits His Company May Not Always Comply With Gambling Laws

DraftKings CEO Jason Robins admitted back in May that his company does not always comply with anti-gambling laws, and more specifically, the Unlawful Internet Gaming Enforcement Act (UIGEA) that exempts fantasy sports. 

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Paddy Power Racist ‘Immigrants Jump in the Back’ Ad Banned

Paddy Power Racist ‘Immigrants Jump in the Back’ Ad Banned

Controversial Irish bookmaker Paddy Power is at it again with yet another ad that has drawn the ire of the UK’s Advertising Standards Authority (ASA).

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Pennsylvania House Committee Pushes Through Online Gambling Bill

The Keystone state is one step closer to passing a measure that would make online gambling legal within its borders.

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G911 World Exclusive: Turner Sports Tries Shutting Down Sports Capping Site

A sports handicapping  website that appears to be affiliated with Turner Sports has no such affiliation, and the real Turner Sports is attempting to have it shut down, Gambling 911 can reveal in a world exclusive report!

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Brother of Texas Rangers Pitcher Yu Darvish Charged With Running Gambling Ring

Brother of Texas Rangers Pitcher Yu Darvish Charged With Running Gambling Ring

The younger brother of Texas Rangers star pitcher Yu Darvish arrested last month has been charged with running a gambling ring by Osaka, Japan prosecutors.  

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Charlie Sheen Reveals He is HIV Infected Actor: Oddsmaker Almost Right

Charlie Sheen Reveals He is HIV Infected Actor: Oddsmaker Almost Right

An oddsmaker who suggested actor Charlie Sheen would be among those favored as the Hollywood actor with HIV was correct as the act revealed Tuesday morning on NBC's "Today".

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SunBurnt Face Man Sportsbet Ad Deemed ‘Offensive’, Pulled Off the Air

SunBurnt Face Man Sportsbet Ad Deemed ‘Offensive’, Pulled Off the Air

The Advertising Standards Board of Australia has upheld a complaint against bookmaker Sportsbet for its ad promoting racing specials for Cox Plate Day.

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Georgia May Be Next to Boot Daily Fantasy Sports Sites

Georgia May Be Next to Boot Daily Fantasy Sports Sites

Georgia Attorney General Sam Olens says his office is investigating whether daily fantasy sports violate state law.

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NY Assemblyman: ‘AG has Gone Way Over Line With Daily Fantasy Sports Probe’

NY Assemblyman: ‘AG has Gone Way Over Line With Daily Fantasy Sports Probe’

In an interview with the Associated Press, New York Republican Assemblyman Dean Murray said of his state’s Democratic Attorney General Eric Schneiderman: "He's gone way over the line" with the fantasy sports probe.

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FanDuel, DraftKings OK With Gambling Label in UK

FanDuel, DraftKings OK With Gambling Label in UK

Top daily fantasy sports companies are fiercely rejecting the idea that their rapidly growing industry should be considered gambling in the United States.

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Bookies Hit Hard by Buckeyes, Spartans Covers

Bookies Hits Hard by Buckeyes, Spartans Covers

Two of the most wagered on sides, the Ohio State Buckeyes and Michigan State Spartans, came through with flying colors Saturday, thus handing the bookies some big losses in Week 11.

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Bookie Beat Down for NFL Week 10: Packers, Panthers, Patriots and Saints

Bookie Beat Down for NFL Week 10: Packers, Panthers, Patriots and Saints

It’s pretty consistent across the board that there are three sides seeing the single most substantial action at sportsbooks during Week 10. 

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Bookie Beat Down for November 14: Ohio State, MSU

Among the top three biggest threats to bookies Saturday are covers by big favorites Ohio State and MSU as well as the +3 underdog Oklahoma Sooners.

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FanDuel Stops Taking Money From New York Residents

FanDuel Stops Taking Money From New York Residents

FanDuel says it has stopped accepting money from New York residents following that state’s Attorney General demand to cease taking bets there.

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It’s Okay to Gamble on Friday The 13th: You May Even Get Lucky

It’s Okay to Gamble on Friday The 13th:  You May Even Get Lucky

Some of you will be avoiding black cats, walking under ladders and even gambling this Friday The 13th.  The black cats and ladders we can see, but staying away from gambling?

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FanDuel Going After New York Attorney General Hard: Nets Back Company

FanDuel Going After New York Attorney General Hard: Nets Back Company

The world’s largest Daily Fantasy Sports company, FanDuel, has come out swinging against New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman’s assertion that Daily Fantasy Sports is illegal gambling in disguise. 

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Amaya Gaming 2015 Q3 Earnings Results

Amaya Gaming 2015 Q3 Earnings Results

Amaya Inc. ("Amaya" or the "Corporation") (NASDAQ: AYA; TSX: AYA) Tuesday reported its financial results for the three and nine-month periods ended September 30, 2015.

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Quirky New Jersey Fantasy Sports Case Decision Leaves FanDuel Optimistic

Quirky New Jersey Fantasy Sports Case Decision Leaves FanDuel Optimistic

Daily Fantasy Sports giant FanDuel is citing a 2007 New Jersey Fantasy Sports case in hopes of fighting claims against it by New York’s Attorney General that what it does is “illegal gambling”.

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New York State Legislature Finally Puts Fantasy Sports in its Rightful Place: Illegal Gambling

Editorial - The cat is finally out of the bag and is being called what it is; a cat.

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Patchwork of Laws Poses Legal Quicksand for DraftKings, Other DFS Sites

Patchwork of Laws Poses Legal Quicksand for DraftKings, Other DFS Sites

The New York attorney general's decision that daily fantasy sports betting sites FanDuel and DraftKings are illegal gambling operations in his state is a blow to the companies, but the multibillion-dollar industry could have more legal headaches yet to come.

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Online Casino Operators Await Extradition From Israel: Behind ‘Biggest’ Hacking

Online Casino Operators Await Extradition From Israel: Behind ‘Biggest’ Hacking

Online casino operators - Gery Shalon and Ziv Orenstein – await extradition following news of further charges in a hacking scheme that affected both JP Morgan and the Dow Jones Industrial.

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