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Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - June 13 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Thursday June 13, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/13/2019

How to Switch From SharpBookie to Another Pay Per Head

With Gambling911.com confirming that SharpBookie.com has been shut down, the prcoess to move customers to another solid Pay Per Head operator is as easy as 1-2-3.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/12/2019

SharpBookie Shuts Down

SharpBookie Shuts Down

SharpBooie.com has closed shop, Gambling911.com is sad to report.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/12/2019

Tiger Woods Still the Most Popular Bet, Pays $1200

Tiger Woods Still the Most Popular Bets, Pays $1200

Tiger Woods pays out $1200 for every $100 bet to win the 2019 US Open.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Jun/12/2019

Argentina Opens Up for Online Gambling: Bet365, Betway Move In

One of the big stories here in Miami for the Juegos Miami 2019 was Argentina's move to begin allowing online gambling.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/12/2019

Dustin Johnson the 2019 US Open Golf Favorite

Dustin Johnson the 2019 US Open Golf Favorite

Brooks Koepka is no longer the favorite to capture a third straight U.S. Open title.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/12/2019

NHL Stanley Cup Finals Game 7 Betting Preview - St. Louis Blues Vs. Boston Bruins

The 2018-19 NHL season comes to an end this evening and we will know who lifts Lord Stanley’s Cup. Will it be the home team, that’s worked overtime to secure their place in NHL folklore, or will it be that other smashmouth, in your face, take no prisoners-hockey team, the St. Louis Blues?

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/12/2019

No More Apps: iPhone Sportsbook Apps in States to go Way of Dodo Bird?

No More Apps: iPhone Sportsbook Apps in States to go Way of Dodo Bird?

The dinosaurs, the dodo birds, the iPhone sportsbook apps.  Well the later isn't extinct yet, it soon could be.  At least that's what Calvin McAlee of LineUps.com warned in recent days.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jun/12/2019

Can't Use Sports Betting App on My iPhone From PA

Can't Use Sports Betting App on My iPhone From PA

What the Hell?  I'm being bombarded with sportsbook ads while here in Pennsylvania yet I'm prevented from loading the sports betting app onto my iPhone.  What's the deal?

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/12/2019

Rules and Guidelines of Bookmaking

Rules and Guidelines of Bookmaking

You’re not going to find a book listing out rules of bookmaking. There are some rules you should be aware of, which we’ll touch on, and we’ll also list some bookmaking guidelines.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/12/2019

Do I have to Buy a Whole Bitcoin to Bet Online?

Do I have to Buy a Whole Bitcoin to Bet Online?

With the price of Bitcoin hovering around the $8000 mark and online gambling sites pushing both current and prospective customers to deposit funds using the cryptocurrency, many people are reluctant as they mistakenly believe at least one Bitcoin is needed to deposit, or $8000 USD to purchase one Bitcoin.  This simply is not the case.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/12/2019

PGA Tour Picks – Odds to Win U.S. Open 2019

PGA Tour Picks – Odds to Win U.S. Open 2019

The best golfers in the world will assemble along the California Coast this week for the PGA Tour’s third major of the season. The 119th U.S. Open takes place at majestic Pebble Beach Golf Links with the field looking to dethrone two-time defending champion Brook Koepka.

Submitted by Phil Simon on, Jun/12/2019

MLB Line, Total Shifts, Consensus Plays and Betting Analysis June 12

MLB Line, Total Shifts, Consensus Plays and Betting Analysis June 12

Gambling911.com has your MLB line, total shifts and consensus plays betting analysis for Wednesday June 12.  A must read prior to placing your MLB wagers.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/12/2019

Where Can I Bet on the Conor McGregor vs. Mark Wahlberg Fight Online?

Where Can I Bet on the Conor McGregor vs. Mark Wahlberg Fight Online?

Sportsbetting.ag announced this week it will be offering fight odds on Conor McGregor vs. Mark Wahlberg.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jun/12/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - June 12 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Wednesday June 12, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/12/2019

NBA Tells Shaq to Pull Sportsbook Ad From Podcast

NBA Tells Shaq to Pull Sportsbook Ad From Podcast

An NBA spokesperson confirmed to bookies.com they have demanded Shaquille O’Neal’s podcast, The Big Podcast with Shaq,  remove advertisements for the popular offshore sportsbook BetOnline.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jun/11/2019

How Much Can I Win Betting the 2019 US Open Golf?

How Much Can I Win Betting the 2019 US Open Golf?

Even betting the favorite with this year's US Open Golf Tournament, the payout could prove lucrative.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Jun/11/2019

Raiders on Hard Knocks - Latest Odds to Win Super Bowl Not Looking Good

Raiders on Hard Knocks - Latest Odds to Win Super Bowl Not Looking Good

It was announced that the Raiders will be featured on HBO's reality series "Hard Knocks".

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Jun/11/2019

More Headaches for PA Casinos as Losing Gamblers Sue for $250K

More Headaches for PA Casinos as Losing Gamblers Sue for $250K

High taxes, a slow rollout for online sports betting, Apple putting the kibash on gambling apps, and now this...

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/11/2019

What Will Tiger Woods Pay Out to Win 2019 US Open?

What Will Tiger Woods Pay Out to Win 2019 US Open?

The payout odds for Tiger Woods to win the 2019 US Open were coming in at US$120 for every $10 bet.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jun/11/2019

Will I Be Able to Bet on Iowa College Teams From That State?

Will I Be Able to Bet on Iowa College Teams From That State?

With Iowa prepared to open sportsbooks throughout the state by college football season 2019, there will be some restrictions on betting the state college teams including the Hawkeyes and Cyclones.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/11/2019

Grand Falls Casino & Golf Resort New Sportsbook Coming Soon

With sports betting legalized in the state of Iowa, the Grand Falls Casino & Golf Resort is ready to start serving gamblers with its new sportsbook (coming soon).

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/11/2019

Sioux City Hard Rock New Sportsbook Coming Soon

Sioux City Hard Rock New Sportsbook Coming Soon

With sports betting legalized in the state of Iowa, we now have a glimpse at how retail sportsbooks are starting to materialize, beginning with the Sioux City Hard Rock. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/11/2019

Phillies Among the Most Bet on Teams to Win World Series, Pirates the Least

Phillies Among the Most Bet on Teams to Win World Series, Pirates the Least

The New York Yankees might not be America's Team, but they could be called the Gamblers' Team.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/11/2019

Sports Betting Apps in US Set to Hit Roadblock With New iPhone Policy

Sports Betting Apps in US Set to Hit Roadblock With New iPhone Policy

The US legal online gambling market will be brought to their knees come September and beyond while there is speculation that more is at play here.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/11/2019

MLB Line, Total Shifts, Consensus Plays and Betting Analysis June 11

Gambling911.com has your MLB line, total shifts and consensus plays betting analysis for Tuesday June 11.  A must read prior to placing your MLB wagers.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/11/2019

Assassinated Half Brother of Korean Supreme Leader Ran Gambling Websites

Assassinated Half Brother of Korean Supreme Leader Ran Gambling Websites

Half brother of Korean leader slain at Malaysian airport by women who rubbed deadly substance in his face

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jun/11/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - June 11 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Tuesday June 11, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/11/2019

BetOnline's Amazing Under Comes Through in Game 5 of NBA Final

BetOnline's Amazing Under Comes Through in Game 5 of NBA Final

BetOnline needed the UNDER in Game 5 of the NBA Finals and the total came through for them in a very big way.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/11/2019

New York Approves Sports Betting for Four State Casinos

The New York State Gaming Commission has approved sports betting in four of its upstate casinos Monday afternoon.  A bill to allow mobile wagering on sports remains stalled as it has yet to gain majority support within the legislative body.  Governor Andrew Cuomo says he opposes remote sports betting, insisting it would require voters to approve a statewide referendum. 

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/10/2019

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Sportsbook Solution Catering to the Boise Market

Sportsbook Solution Catering to the Boise Market

It's one thing to have access to an online sportsbook solution that generates fresh lines and allows players to seamlessly place bets, it's another to have a solution that caters specifically to the Boise, Idaho market.

Encore Casino Report in Boston Set to Open June 23

Encore Casino Report in Boston Set to Open June 23

A $28 million statue of Popeye by the artist Jeff Koons. Luxury, "European-style" water shuttles. Five-star hotel rooms starting at about $650 a night.

Big Papi Had Ties to Accused Gambler, Still Recovering in Boston Hospital Following DR Shooting

Big Papi Had Ties to Accused Gambler, Still Recovering in Boston Hospital Following DR Shooting

43-year-old former Red Sox slugger recovering in Boston hospital following apparent failed hit on his life