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HardRockCasino.com Gets 'Reel' By Launching Online Slot Tournaments In New Jersey

HardRockCasino.com Gets 'Reel'  By Launching Online Slot Tournaments In New Jersey

Atlantic City, NJ  – Today, March 8, 2019, HardRockCasino.com, New Jersey’s premier online gaming destination, launched the Garden State’s first “reel time” Online Slot Tournaments.

Submitted by Press Release on, Mar/08/2019

Sports Betting Bill Passes 1st Test at Minnesota Legislature

Sports Betting Bill Passes 1st Test at Minnesota Legislature

A bill to legalize sports betting in Minnesota cleared its first test at the Legislature on Thursday but faces an uncertain future amid tribal opposition.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/07/2019

Another Sportsbook Coming to the Philadelphia Area Soon

Another Sportsbook Coming to the Philadelphia Area Soon

Philadelphia is set to have a new sportsbook in operation a mere 20 minutes outside the city limits in nearby Cherry Hill.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Mar/07/2019

AC Milan Legend Franco Baresi to Open up Betting on Football 2019

AC Milan Legend Franco Baresi to Open up Betting on Football 2019

Legendary AC Milan and Italy central defender Franco Baresi has been confirmed as the star name to open this month’s Betting on Football conference.

Submitted by Press Release on, Mar/07/2019

California Man’s Luck Runs Out as He Must Fork Over $90K for Gambling Online Using N.J. Betting Sites

New Jersey gambling regulators have ordered a California man to hand over more than $90,000 from online accounts he had funded and gambled with from outside the state in what appears to be the largest such case in the more than five years internet betting has been legal in New Jersey.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/07/2019

Huge Slots Win at Seminole Hard Rock, Killer $3 Parlay Hits at BetOnline

Huge Slots Win at Seminole Hard Rock, Killer Parlay Hit at BetOnline

It was a big win in recent days for a pair of lucky gamblers who risked little, one online and another on site.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Mar/06/2019

Slovakian Gambling Market Analysis With WH Partners and Playtech

Slovakian Gambling Market Analysis With WH Partners and Playtech

Slovakia will follow new gambling rules after the parliament overrode the president’s veto and adopted the new law on gambling. A total of 86 deputies voted for the change, supported by some opposition MPs also.

Submitted by Press Release on, Mar/06/2019

Sports Stars Ryan Howard and Hall of Famer Brian Westbrook Commit to Betting on Sports America

Emphasising the crossover between sports, sports betting and venture capital, former MLB National League MVP and venture capital Partner at SeventySix Capital Ryan Howard and Philadelphia Eagles Hall of Famer and SeventySix Capital Athlete Venture Group member Brian Westbrook are scheduled to speak on April 24 at the Betting on Sports America conference organized by SBC (Sports Betting Community).

Submitted by Press Release on, Mar/06/2019

Massive Brawls Break Out at Two U.S. Casinos Caught on Video

Massive Brawls Break Out at Two U.S. Casinos Caught on Video

Two huge casino brawls broke out this past weekened; one at the Talking Stick Resort in Scotsdale, AZ, the other at the Orleans Casino in Las Vegas.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Mar/06/2019

Ireland Civil Defence Gets Involved in Search for Missing Poker Player

Ireland Civil Defence Gets Involved in Search for Missing Poker Player

The Ireland Civil Defence has now gotten involved in the search for Icelandic poker player who went missing in Dublin on February 9.

Submitted by Ace King on, Mar/05/2019

Owner Cancels Sale of Former Atlantic Club Casino

The owner of the former Atlantic Club Casino Hotel in New Jersey has canceled a notice to sell the closed property to a Philadelphia-based company.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/05/2019

More Than Two Dozen Arrested in Tuesday Gambling Raids

More Than Two Dozen Arrested in Tuesday Gambling Raids

27 individuals were arrested Tuesday following the raids of two Westminster, CA homes.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Mar/05/2019

In Play Betting, Prop Bets Not in the Cards for Future Florida Sportsbooks

In Play Betting, Prop Bets Not in the Cards for Future Florida Sportsbooks

Legislators are discussing the prospects of allowing sports betting in the state of Florida, but the final product is likely to be limited.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Mar/05/2019

Pritzker Looks to Legal Sports Betting for Illinois Revenue

Pritzker looks to legal sports betting for Illinois revnue

Gov. J.B. Pritzker is hoping the burgeoning sports-gambling industry will help solve Illinois’ budget troubles, but state lawmakers must first legalize expanded wagering after years of failed attempts.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/05/2019

Bookie Profit Index - Cincinnati

Bookie Profit Index - Cincinnati

Cinncinnati looks to continue attracting sports bettors even beyond the College Basketball season with the Reds.  Of course, the NFL takes center stage with the Bengals each year no matter how bad the team might be in a given season.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Mar/04/2019

Bookie Profit Index - Kentucky: Louisville, Lexington

Bookie Profit Index - Kentucky: Louisville, Lexington

You better believe Kentucky is a hot bed of betting activity, more so during the College Basketball season perhaps than even Football.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Mar/04/2019

Sports Betting in South Dakota Fails for Now: Backers Want on Ballot

Sports Betting in South Dakota Fails for Now: Backers Want on Ballot

A South Dakota House panel on Monday rejected a measure proposing that voters should decide on legalizing sports betting in Deadwood, but supporters said they would likely gather signatures to put it on the 2020 ballot anyway.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/04/2019

Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown Returns to Hollywood, Fla. Beginning April 4

Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown Returns to Hollywood, Fla.  Beginning April 4

Poker action returns to Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla. with the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown kicking off on Thursday, April 4.

Submitted by Press Release on, Mar/04/2019

These States Unlikely to Legalize Sports Betting Any Time Soon

These States Unlikely to Legalize Sports Betting Any Time Soon

A recent 50-state review of sports betting found that California, Florida and Texas are not likely to offer sportsbooks any time soon. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Mar/03/2019

ESPN to Debut New Sports Betting Show

ESPN to Debut New Sports Betting Show

ESPN this week announced it will be airing a new sports betting show called "Daily Wager", further evidence of media outlets cashing in on the gambling activity after the U.S. Supreme Court paved the way for legalization nationwide back in May. 

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Mar/02/2019

Bookie Profit Index - Seattle Area

Bookie Profit Index - Seattle Area

Seattle, Washington is a haven for bookies, not just because the city hosts an NFL franchise.  Seattle has some of the highest wage earners and they even have a successful Major League Soccer team. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Mar/02/2019

J.League Announces New eSports League in Japan

J.League Announces New eSports League in Japan

J.League, Japan's top domestic soccer division, announced on Friday they will be launching a new esports league in collaboration with the makers of video game Pro Evolution Soccer (PES).

Submitted by Reuters on, Mar/02/2019

Sheldon Adelson has Cancer

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Casino magnate and GOP donor Sheldon Adelson has cancer and has not been at his company’s offices in Las Vegas since around Christmas Day.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Mar/01/2019

Phillies at 7-1 Odds to Win 2019 World Series With Bryce Harper Deal

Philadelphia Phillies finally landed Bryce Harper with a record contract, and with that the Phillies enter the 2019 season at 7-1 odds of winning the World Series.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Mar/01/2019

Nevada Gambling Revenue Decreases 3 Percent in January

Nevada Gambling Revenue Decreases 3 Percent in January

State regulators say Nevada gambling revenue decreased 3 percent in January from the same time last year.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/28/2019

Trustee: Ocean Resort Casino Improving Finances, Performance

Trustee: Ocean Resort Casino Improving Finances, Performance

The man overseeing Atlantic City's Ocean Resort Casino until new owners take over says the property is re-stocked with cash and is already starting to turn around its performance.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Feb/28/2019

Commission Magazine Launches Issue 1 for Online Gambling Affiliates

Commission Magazine Launches Issue 1 for Online Gambling Affiliates

Commission Magazine​ is a new digital magazine that is focused on affiliate marketing, online marketing, business and entrepreneurship. The magazine has just launched issue 1 for February 2019 and is filled with articles ranging from affiliate marketing and search engine optimization (SEO).

Submitted by Press Release on, Feb/28/2019

Search on for Missing Poker Pro

Search on for Missing Poker Pro

A missing person's report has been filed with Dublin, Ireland police by the fiance of 41-year-old Icelandic poker player Jon Jonsson.

Submitted by Ace King on, Feb/28/2019

Pro Bowler Pacman Jones Arrested at Casino

Pro Bowler Pacman Jones Arrested at Casino

Former Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Adam "Pacman" Jones has been arrested and jailed after an incident at a southeastern Indiana casino.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Feb/27/2019

eSports Odds Calculation and Risk Management With Vlastimil Venclik CEO, oddin.gg

eSports Odds Calculation and Risk Management With Vlastimil Venclik CEO, oddin.gg

Legalsportsreport.com reported that sports betting represents the most popular product among eSports fans. Betting on eSports is more or less identical to betting on traditional sports, with the limitations that the eSports betting product is far less developed than the traditional sports betting product.

Submitted by Press Release on, Feb/27/2019

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How Do I Bet Sports on My Mobile Device From the US, My State

How Do I Bet Sports on My Mobile Device From the US, My State

You can bet sports and other events from your mobile device and from all 50 U.S. states.  Note that the below information will constantly be updated.

How to Create a Bookie Site

How to Create a Bookie Site

If you are looking to be a bookie then the fastest and easiest way to become one is by utilizing one of the many pay per head sites that offer a fully inclusive service with a website for your players to bet on all the sporting events in the world each day.

DraftKings Opening New Headquarters as it Plans Expansion

DraftKings Opening New Headquarters as it Plans Expansion

One of Boston’s largest tech companies is moving into a new corporate headquarters.