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666Bet.com Director Arrested as Part of Fraud Probe: Site Goes Offline

666Bet.com Director Arrested as Part of Fraud Probe: Site Goes Offline

Paul Bell, a director of 666Bet, has been arrested as part of a joint money-laundering investigation by HM Revenue & Customs and the National Crime Agency. 

Duke Last Second Free Throw After Buzzer Sounds Costs Some Books Big Time

Duke Last Second Free Throw After Buzzer Sounds Costs Some Books Dearly

Think that last free throw was meaningless for Duke as it beat Utah in the Sweet 16? Thousands of gamblers in Las Vegas disagree.

Casino Listings’ Jackpot Tracker Gets the Scoop on Jackpot Wins

Casino Listings’ Jackpot Tracker Gets the Scoop on Jackpot Wins

March has been a very busy month for online betting information site CasinoListings.com, as the site’s exclusive jackpot tracker has broken news of no less than eighteen progressive jackpot wins in excess of $100,000.

Wizard of Vegas Releases Introductory Advantage Play Guide

Advantage Play Guide

Gambling information website Wizard of Vegas has announced the publishing of their latest educational article, Introductory Advantage Play, giving players the information they need to help gain an edge at the casino. 

Just How Big is Daily Fantasy Sports: Researchers, Numbers Crunchers Reveal All

Just How Big is Daily Fantasy Sports: Researchers, Numbers Crunchers Reveal All

There's an explosion of fantasy sports leagues in the USA right now, and with that explosion comes the need to track the trends that fuel it.

Huffington Post: Adelson-Backed Bill Splits Republican Party

Huffington Post: Adelson-Backed Bill Splits Republican Party

Huffington Post on Thursday night cast doubt on the passage of Restore America’s Wire Act (RAWA), a Sheldon Adelson-backed bill, following a hearing before the House Judiciary subcommittee on Wednesday. 

Another Suspect Pleads Guilty in 44Wager.com Bookmaking Case

Another Suspect Pleads Guilty in 44Wager.com Bookmaking Case

Salvatore Ferraioli, 33, of Staten Island, NY, pleaded guilty Wednesday in Hartford federal court to a federal tax charge stemming from his involvement in a sports betting ring with ties to Costa Rica.  

Marlins Jarred Cosart Stunned by Gambling Probe: Twitter Account Analyzed

Marlins Jarred Cosart Stunned by Gambling Probe: Twitter Account Analyzed

Miami Marlins pitcher Jarred Cosart said Major League Baseball is reviewing his deleted Twitter account as part of an investigation into gambling-related tweets

Ifrah Law Wins Dismissal With Prejudice in PokerStars Illinois Class Actions

Ifrah Law Wins Dismissal With Prejudice in PokerStars Illinois Class Actions

Ifrah Law PLLC, a Washington, D.C.-based law firm focused on complex civil and criminal litigation, won dismissals yesterday in two attempted class actions against PokerStars

BetOnline Becomes The Latest Big Online Sportsbook to Introduce Bitcoin

BetOnline Becomes The Latest Big Online Sportsbook to Introduce Bitcoin

With the start of the NCAA Tournament last week, online betting giant BetOnline.ag saw more March Madness players in on the action than ever before.

Miami Marlins Player Jarred Cosart Under Investigation for Gambling Tweets

Miami Marlins Player Jarred Cosart Under Investigation for Gambling Tweets

Miami Marlins pitcher Jarred Cosart is being investigated by Major League Baseball for online comments he may have made about gambling.

RAWA Hearing: Ignorant Leading the Blind, Ban Fantasy Sports, PPA Funded by Terrorists

RAWA Hearing: Ignorant Leading the Blind, Ban Fantasy Sports, PPA Funded by Terr

A ‪House Judiciary Committee hearing on pending legislation – the Restore Americas Wire Act – has gone according to plan based on the witness list consisting almost entirely of anti-online gambling zealots.

University of Toledo Athletes Get Probation in Point Shaving Scheme

University of Toledo Athletes Get Probation in Point Shaving Scheme

Two former University of Toledo basketball players have been placed on probation for their role in shaving points for gamblers who bet on games a decade ago.

Bookie Tied to Hockey Player Thomas Vanek Lawyer: ‘NHL Should Investigate Itself’

Bookie Tied to Hockey Player Thomas Vanek Lawyer: ‘NHL Should Investigate Itself

The lawyer for a long time Rochester, New York area bookie, Paul Borrelli, tells local media the National Hockey League (NHL) may want to investigate itself in light of one player’s ties to his client. 

Many Daily Fantasy Sports, Software Companies Attending Fantasy Sports Expo

Many Daily Fantasy Sports, Software Companies Attending First Ever Fantasy Sport

The first ever Daily Fantasy Sports Expo in Miami Beach is shaping up for quite an impressive debut.

MGM Breaks Ground on $800 Million Springfield Mass Casino

MGM Breaks Ground on $800 Million Springfield Mass Casino

With confetti and fanfare, MGM officially broke ground Tuesday on an $800 million casino in western Massachusetts that represents the largest economic development project the region has seen in generations.

Did Sheldon Adelson Buy Committee Hearing?

Did Sheldon Adelson Buy Committee Hearing?

A hearing to deal with H.R. 707 or Restoration of Americas Wire Act is scheduled to take place March 25.  The witness list – All four are pro online gambling prohibition.

Trump Casinos Must Pay Fine for Allowing Underage Gamblers

Trump Casinos Must Pay Fine for Allowing Underage Gamblers

Trump Entertainment Resorts has been fined for not notifying the state about a patron who was assaulted at one of its casinos and has to hand over more than $2,600 won by underage gamblers.

Sheldon Adelson VegasGoblinKing Now on Twitter

Sheldon Adelson VegasGoblinKing Now on Twitter

Casino kingpin and GOP megadonor Sheldon Adelson is now on Twitter….well sort of.  It turns out a Twitter account was recently opened in his name with the descriptor of “VegasGoblinKing”

Disney, DraftKings Deal Possible But Not Likely

Disney, DraftKings Deal Probable But Not Likely

Rumors have been circulating that ESPN and its parent company Disney may be looking to back one of the largest daily fantasy sports sites Draftkings.  The odds of this happening: Not likely.

Federal Judge to Decide Fate of Poker Pro Paul Phua in FBI Ruse Case

Federal Judge to Decide Fate of Poker Pro Paul Phua in FBI Ruse Case

A federal judge in Las Vegas could decide the fate of an illegal gambling case against a wealthy Malaysian businessman who says the FBI violated his rights by posing as Internet repairmen...

Vegas Bettor Wins Big on UAB and Georgia State Money Lines

Vegas Bettor Wins Big on UAB and Georgia State Money Lines

An unidentified bettor at Las Vegas' SLS casino picked both Georgia State and UAB on the money line, ESPN.com is reporting.

Gamblers in Unshuffled Cards Case: Let Us Keep the Money

Gamblers in Unshuffled Cards Case: Let Us Keep the Money

Gamblers who have been ordered to return $1.5 million they won at an Atlantic City casino that unknowingly used unshuffled cards asked a judge on Friday to let them keep the money.

Easy Bet Owner Will Likely Pull Through Following Brazen Assassination Attempt

Easy Bet Owner Will Likely Pull Through Following Brazen Assassination Attempt

The California-born owner of a Pay Per Head business in Costa Rica identified only as Jason F. is expected to pull through according to sources close to Gambling911.com. 

Japan’s Tax Agency, Hong Kong Join FBI in Scrutinizing Universal Casino Payments

Japan’s Tax Agency, Hong Kong Join FBI in Scrutinizing Universal Casino Payments

Japan’s tax authorities have begun a review of how slot machine maker and casino developer Universal Entertainment accounted for $40 million in payments made in 2010 to an associate....

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