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Bookies are looking for answers, especially in these times. The world may be changing and the way we all do business may be changing but nothing lasts forever, and we have one constant; gamblers are still gambling. The most important thing that you can do as a bookie right now is to give your clients accessibility.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/20/2020

Tony George Talks to Steve Cyr - Las Vegas Super Host - About Coronavirus, More

Steve Cyr - Las Vegas Super Host - Author of the Best Selling Book "Whale Hunt in the Desert" - talks all things Las Vegas during the COVID 19 crisis

Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/20/2020

Third Quarterback Draft Pick Jordan Love Betting Odds 2020

Third Quarterback Draft Pick Jordan Love Betting Odds 2020

Jordan Love picked third in the 2020 NFL Draft pays out $60 for every $10 bet. This is one of the bigger liabilities for BetOnline. 

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Apr/20/2020

Derrick Brown NFL Draft Position Betting Odds

Derrick Brown NFL Draft Position Betting Odds

You can bet on when Derrick Brown will be selected in this year's Draft.  BetOnline has Brown as the 3rd overall pick paying $40 for every $10 bet (Derrick Brown: +400) among their biggest liabilities.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Apr/20/2020

1st Tight End Drafted Betting Odds - 2020 NFL Draft

1st Tight End Drafted Betting Odds - 2020 NFL Draft

You can bet on the first tight end drafted in the 2020 NFL Draft with Cole Kmet the favorite at 1/2 and Adam Trautman the value pick paying 4/1.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Apr/20/2020

Odds for Every MLB team's Win/Loss Percentage 2020 Season

All indications point toward a shortened MLB season, which has forced sportsbooks to make adjustments to their preseason odds. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/20/2020

3rd Overall NFL Draft Pick Betting Odds - 2020

3rd Overall NFL Draft Pick Betting Odds - 2020

The 3rd overall pick is among BetOnline's biggest liabilities in this year's NFL Draft.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Apr/20/2020

Is Online Poker Legal in Illinois?

Online poker is legal in Illinois, so claims one judge.  And we say he's probably right.  Sites like Americas Cardroom certainly think so.  They've been accessible in the state of Illinois for the better part of two decades.

Submitted by Ace King on, Apr/20/2020

Lottery Leaders to Address COVID-19 Crisis at SBC Digital Summit

Lottery Leaders to Address COVID-19 Crisis at SBC Digital Summit

High-profile figures from major European lotteries and US state lotteries are set to participate in the SBC Digital Summit to share their experiences of adapting to the new market conditions brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Submitted by Press Release on, Apr/20/2020

NFL Betting – Offensive vs. Defensive Players Drafted In The First Round

NFL Betting – Offensive vs. Defensive Players Drafted In The First Round

More offensive players are expected to be picked in the First Round according to oddsmakers

Submitted by Phil Simon on, Apr/20/2020

Grant Delpit NFL Draft Position Betting Odds

Grant Delpit NFL Draft Betting Odds

Grant Delpit is favored to be selected the first safety at 4/1 odds only after Xavier McKinney at 4/11.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Apr/20/2020

CeeDee Lamb Draft Position Betting Odds

CeeDee Lamb Draft Position

CeeDee Lamb is favored to be selected UNDER 12.5 in this year's NFL Draft at 4/5 odds.  He's listed at EVEN odds to be picked OVER that number.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Apr/20/2020

Jeff Okudah Draft Position Betting Odds

Jeff Okudah Draft Position Betting Odds

Jeff Okudah Draft position odds have him slightly favored to be selected OVER 4.5 at 3/4 or 5/6 depending on the book.  You would bet $4 to win $3 in most cases with that $4 refunded assuming the bet is a winner (the profit is $3).

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Apr/20/2020

Tua Tagovailoa Draft Position Betting Odds

Tua Tagovailoa Draft Position Betting Odds

OVER 3.5 was coming in at 5/18 odds while the UNDER 3.5 has value paying $14 for every $5 bet.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Apr/19/2020

1st Running Back Drafted Betting Odds - 2020 NFL Draft

1st Running Back Drafted Betting Odds - 2020 NFL Draft

One can easily find the 1st Running Back to be drafted betting odds for this year's NFL Draft online.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Apr/19/2020

1st QB Drafted Betting Odds - 2020 NFL Draft

1st QB Drafted Betting Odds - 2020 NFL Draft

One can easily find the 1st quarterback to be drafted betting odds for this year's NFL Draft online.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Apr/19/2020

1st Linebacker Drafted Betting Odds - 2020 NFL Draft

1st Linebacker Drafted Betting Odds - 2020 NFL Draft

Isaiah Simmons is a lock to win at 1/100 odds.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Apr/19/2020

2020 AFC North, AFC West and NFC West Lines for Every Game

2020 AFC North, AFC West and NFC West Lines for Every Game

The final set of NFL division spreads has been posted. If you need all 16 regular season spreads for your team please let us know.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/19/2020

eSports Gets National Attention as Covid-19 Shuts Down Most Sports

eSports Gets National Attention as Covid-19 Shuts Down Most Sports

"Covid-19 is showing us how resilient [esports] is, the fact that it can be operated from anywhere," said Ben Lenihan, the president of the New Zealand Esports Federation (NZESF).

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Apr/19/2020

Tennessee Sportsbooks Guaranteed At Least a 10 Percent Hold

Tennessee Sportsbooks Guaranteed At Least a 10 Percent Hold

Sports bettors in Tennessee might not like the idea that they can only claim a maximum of 90% their original stake.  

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/19/2020

Massive Brooklyn Gambling Party Busted Despite Covid-19 Orders

Massive Brooklyn Gambling Party Busted Despite Covid-19 Orders

What was at first thought to be a video shoot turned out to be a massive party that featured illegal gambling.  As many as 60 people turned out to the Canarsie, Brooklyn event in violation of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo's "New York State on Pause" orders.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Apr/19/2020

BetOnline Quarantine Challenge, Quarterfinals: Milk & Cookies

BetOnline Quarantine Challenge, Quarterfinals: Milk & Cookies

The field consists of Joey Chestnut, the #1-ranked eater in the world and 12-time winner of the Nathan’s Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest; Matt Stonie (255 Peeps in five minutes); Darron Breeden (528 oysters in eight minutes); world-renowned chugging champion Badlands Booker; Miki Sudo, the #1-ranked female eater in the world; Gideon Oji (25 lbs of kale salad in eight minutes); Michelle Lesco (176 gyoza in 10 minutes); and Nick Wehry (11 lbs of strawberry shortcake in eight minutes).

Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/19/2020

Wynn Calls for Reopening of Nevada and Vegas Strip, Face Masks Will be Nightmare

Wynn Calls for Reopening of Nevada and Vegas Strip, Face Masks Will be Nightmare

Wynn Resorts Ltd. Chief Executive Officer Matt Maddox is calling for parts of the Nevada economy to reopen followed by the Vegas Strip, all by Memorial Day.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/19/2020

Where Can I Watch, Bet UFC 250 in Sydney? Covid-19 Closures Continue

Where Can I Watch, Bet UFC 250 in Sydney? Covid-19 Closures Continue

UFC President Dana White has promised UFC 250 will be one of the biggest fight cards ever broadcast, but you'll have to watch it from home if you live in Sydney or anywhere else in Australia.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Apr/19/2020

Desperate Sports Bettors Turn to Presidential Race, Table Tennis, Madden Sims Big Biz

Desperate Sports Bettors Turn to Presidential Race, Table Tennis, Madden Sims Big Biz

Russian table tennis, Madden sims: A BetOnline rep tells TMZ the simulated sports betting is as hot as a typical MLB game in terms of wagering.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Apr/19/2020

1st Kicker Drafted Betting Odds - 2020 NFL Draft

1st Kicker Drafted Betting Odds - 2020 NFL Draft

One can easily find the 1st kicker to be drafted betting odds for this year's NFL Draft online.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Apr/19/2020

Where Can I Bet the NFL Draft Online From Texas?

Where Can I Bet the NFL Draft Online From Texas?

You can bet on this year's NFL Draft online from Texas using any number of top websites.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Apr/19/2020

Top 10 Picks Betting Odds - 2020 NFL Draft

Top 10 Picks Betting Odds - 2020 NFL Draft

A handful of players are among those favored to be chosen within the top 10 at this year's NFL Draft, some are considered obvious.  Bets are being taken on players that are less likely "locks" such as Jedrick Willis, who is the favorite within this category at 1/5.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Apr/19/2020

Number 1 Overall Pick Betting Odds - 2020 NFL Draft

Number 1 Overall Pick Betting Odds - 2020 NFL Draft

Joe Borrow is a lock to be chosen number one but this is not a recommended bet due to the price.  For example, a $100 bet pays just $1 most books.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Apr/19/2020

Nevada Approves Betting on Call of Duty League

Nevada Approves Betting on Call of Duty League

Nevada gamblers looking for action with traditional sports shut down now have one more option available.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Apr/18/2020

Breaking News

Election Odds Turn

Election Odds Turn

Thursday afternoon's Drudge Report headline read "Election Odds Turn".

Online and Land Based Gaming Industries Spotlighted at Digital Conference

Online and Land Based Gaming Industries Spotlighted at Digital Conference

The SBC Digital Summit North America virtual trade show is to deliver a comprehensive examination of the current status of and future opportunities in both the online and land based U.S. gambling industry. 

Biggest Thing to Happen to Online Poker Cash Games in Years as ACR Unveils Bomb Pots

Biggest Thing to Happen to Online Poker Cash Games in Years as ACR Unveils Bomb Pots

Beginning June 2020, Americas Cardroom is changing the face of online poker cash games.