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eSports Punter Wins €43,974 at Ridiculous Odds

eSports Punter Wins €43,974 at Ridiculous Odds

For anyone who thinks betting eSports matchups can't be profitable, look at what happened at Betway this past weekend.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Feb/26/2019

John Brennan: Former Mets Manager Looks to Get Into CT Sports Betting

John Brennan: Former Mets Manager Looks to Get Into CT Sports Betting

Approaching 8 pm EST and that hearing on sports betting is still going on in Connecticut, ten hours long thus far.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Feb/26/2019

Legalized Sports Betting One Step Closer in Indiana, Connecticut Hearing Still Going

Legalized Sports Betting One Step Closer in Indiana, Connecticut Hearing Still Going

The Indiana Senate approved the bill on a 38-11 vote and is now heading to the House.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Feb/26/2019

Nevada Declines MLB Request to Ban Betting on Spring Training

Nevada Declines MLB Request to Ban Betting on Spring Training

The Nevada Gaming Control Board said in a letter to MLB that casinos in Las Vegas and elsewhere have taken bets on exhibition baseball games for decades without problems.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Feb/26/2019

Pay Per Head Bookmaking Benefits

Pay Per Head Bookmaking Benefits

Our friends at PricePerPlayer.com review the top benefits of running one's sportsbook using a Pay Per head software platform.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Feb/26/2019

William Hill Seeks Lead Ad Agency in U.S.

William Hill Seeks Lead Ad Agency in U.S.

One of the world's largest bookmakers, William Hill, is in the hunt for a top ad agency for its U.S.A. brands.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Feb/26/2019

Brexit - No 2nd EU Referendum Say Oddsmakers

Brexit - No 2nd EU Referendum Say Oddsmakers

Theresa May was set to rule out a no-deal Brexit to stave off rebellion and avoid a rebellion by members of parliament, who are threatening to grab control of the divorce process, The Sun and Daily Mail newspapers reported.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Feb/26/2019

Gambling in Czechia - Note on the 3 years of activity at Prague Gaming Summit 3

Gambling in Czechia - Note on the 3 years of activity at Prague Gaming Summit 3

Industry media has reported that the land-based gambling industry in Czechia is soaring and just recently the Finance Minister, Alena Schillerová, has declared victory in the battle to restrict, monitor – and collect taxes from – casinos and gaming machine bars.

Submitted by Press Release on, Feb/26/2019

New Hampshire Governor Supports Sports Betting

Proponents of legalized sports betting in New Hampshire believe backing from the governor is giving their proposal a boost.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Feb/25/2019

Caesars, Draftkings Ink Multi-State Sports Betting Deal

Caesars, Draftkings Ink Multi-State Sports Betting Deal

Caesars Entertainment and DraftKings have reached a deal to grant DraftKings access to Caesars’ markets in several states.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Feb/25/2019

Mega Storm in Online Gambling Hub Malta: Fish Falling From the Sky

Mega Storm in Online Gambling Hub Malta: Fish Falling From the Sky

A massive storm ravaged the Mediterranean island nation of Malta south of Italy on Sunday, causing it to rain fish, literally.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Feb/25/2019

Buck to Send Out Key CSR Message at Betting on Sports America

Buck to Send Out Key CSR Message at Betting on Sports America

Corporate social responsibility; three words combined that the gambling industry is beginning to accept as an essential part of its vernacular far more often these days - and rightly so.

Submitted by Press Release on, Feb/25/2019

Glenn Close Oscar Loss Among Biggest Upsets Ever

Glenn Close Oscar Loss Among Biggest Upsets Ever

Best Picture favorites have regularly lost throughout the years but a 1/7 Best Actress favorite the likes of Glenn Close have not.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/25/2019

Yorgos Lanthimos Odds to Win Best Director Surge Last Minute

Yorgos Lanthimos Odds to Win Best Director Surge Last Minute

Yorgos Lanthimos odds to win the 2019 Oscar for Best Director for the The Favorite had been slashed from +2400 to +240 at Draftkings with no logical explanation.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/24/2019

Houston Tops NCAA Men’s College Basketball ATS Rankings – February 24

Houston Tops NCAA Men’s College Basketball ATS Rankings – February 24

New to Gambling911.com, we look at how the top 25 ranked teams rank in terms of recent winnings for sports bettors by covering their respective spreads. 

Submitted by Tony Caliente on, Feb/24/2019

2019 Winter Online Championships $525 Main Event Kicks Off

The Winter Online Championships $525 Main Event begins today Sunday February 24, 2019 at 5 pm ET/ 2pm PT. The tournament has a $200K Guarantee and will award the winner a Online Championships Belt.

Submitted by Ace King on, Feb/24/2019

Oscar 2019 Best Bets

Oscar 2019 Best Bets

Gambling911.com has some of your Oscar 2019 best bets for Sunday.

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Feb/24/2019

Where Can I Bet the Oscars From Missouri, Arkansas?

Where Can I Bet the Oscars From Missouri, Arkansas?

You can bet the Oscars online from Missouri and Arkansas using any number of internationally-based websites.  None of these states host online sports betting sites that would offer Oscar betting. 

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Feb/23/2019

Where Can I Bet the Oscars Online From Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee?

Where Can I Bet the Oscars Online From Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee?

You can bet the Oscars online from Tennessee, Kentucky and Indiana using any number of internationally-based websites.  None of these states host online sports betting sites that would offer Oscar betting. 

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Feb/23/2019

Morning Odds 2019 Oscars

Morning Odds 2019 Oscars

The overnight and morning odds for the 2019 Oscars appear below for the major categories and only on the contenders as most nominees in each category are long shots to win.

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Feb/23/2019

Where Can I Bet the Oscars From Oklahoma, Kansas, Nebraska, Iowa

Where Can I Bet the Oscars From Oklahoma, Kansas, Nebraska, Iowa

You can bet the Oscars online from Oklahoma, Kansas, Nebraska and Iowa using any number of internationally-based websites.  None of these states host gambling websites.

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Feb/23/2019

Rami Malek Odds to Win the Academy Award Best Actor

Rami Malek Odds to Win the Academy Award Best Actor

The 2019 Academy Award for Best Actor is favored to go to Rami Malek for his role as Freddie Mercury in Bohemian Rhapsody.

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Feb/23/2019

Lady Gaga Odds to Win Oscar Best Actress - A Star is Born

Lady Gaga Odds to Win Oscar Best Actress - A Star is Born

The 2019 Oscar for Best Actress is favored to go to Glenn Close but Lady Gaga and Olivia Coleman have a slim chance at very good odds. 

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Feb/23/2019

Where Can I Bet the Oscars From Arizona, Colorado, Utah and New Mexico

Where Can I Bet the Oscars From Arizona, Colorado, Utah and New Mexico

You can bet the Oscars online from Arizona, Colorado, Utah and New Mexico using any number of internationally-based websites.  None of these states host gambling websites.

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Feb/23/2019

Where Can I Bet the Oscars Online From Washington, Oregon, Montana

Where Can I Bet the Oscars Online From Washington, Oregon, Montana

You can bet the Oscars online from Washington State, Oregon, and Montana using any number of internationally-based websites.  None of these states host gambling websites.

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Feb/23/2019

Green Book Best Picture Odds

Green Book Best Picture Odds

While most Oscar experts believe that the Best Film statuette is Roma's to take as the favorite, a few believe that Green Book will be this year's upset paying $36 for every $10 bet. 

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Feb/23/2019

Odds to Win Best Editing 2019 Oscars

Odds to Win Best Editing 2019 Oscars

The odds to win Best Editing at the 2019 Oscars appear here

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Feb/23/2019

Odds To Win Best Cinematography 2019 Oscars

Odds To Win Best Cinematography 2019 Oscars

The odds to win Best Cinematography at the 2019 Oscars appear here

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Feb/23/2019

Odds to Win Best Costume Design 2019 Oscars

Odds to Win Best Costume Design 2019 Oscars

Here we have another competitive category between The Favourite, technically a favorite at -220, and Black Panther at +150.  The Favourite requires a $22 bet to win $10 (the $22 is refunded assuming this bet is a winner).

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Feb/23/2019

Oscar Betting Will be Huge in New York ....Thanks to New Jersey

Oscar Betting Will be Huge in New York ....Thanks to New Jersey

The state of New York is yet to offer betting on the Oscars or any other event, sporting or otherwise, online directly but folks living in the Empire State will still be able to place their Oscar bets with a host of international sites.

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Feb/23/2019

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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.