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Legalized Sports Betting in Illinois Will Mean Higher Taxes, Gas Price Hikes

Legalized Sports Betting in Illinois Will Mean Higher Taxes, Gas Price Hikes

On the surface, Illinois looked like the hippest state in the union this week, legalizing everything from sports wagering at Wrigley Field, to slot machines placement at O'Hare to recreational use of marijuana.  What could possibly go wrong?

Submitted by Alejandro Botticelli on, Jun/05/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - June 5 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Wednesday June 5, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/05/2019

Get The Skinny On What You Need To Know About Live Dealer Casino Games

 Get The Skinny On What You Need To Know About Live Dealer Casino Games

Playing table games at brick-and-mortar casino resorts is an enthralling experience/. However, now that online casinos have launched their gambling sites with live dealers, you can play the same real money casino games from your home, work and on the go.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/05/2019

Bilibili Gaming vs. Victory Five Betting Odds - LPL Summer Split

Bilibili Gaming vs. Victory Five Betting Odds - LPL Summer Split

Bilibili Gaming was coming in at -455 versus Victory Five +280 Wednesday.  A $45.50 bet would be required on Bilibili Gaming to win $10, with that $45.50 refunded just as long as they win.  Victory Five would pay out $28 on every $10 bet.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jun/04/2019

Sports Betting Language Could Kill Louisiana Fantasy Bill

Sports Betting Language Could Kill Louisiana Fantasy Bill

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana voters agreed in November to legalize online fantasy sports contests for cash prizes in 47 parishes. But it's unclear if lawmakers will approve the tax and regulatory provisions required to start the betting, before the legislative session ends Thursday.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jun/04/2019

Belmont Stakes- Triple Crown Final Race Betting Preview 2019

Belmont Stakes- Triple Crown Final Race Betting Preview 2019

On Saturday afternoon, the third leg of the triple crown will take place in New York with the running of the Belmont Stakes. The field is relatively small with only 9 horses in the race and only 2 horses have odds less than 10-1.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/04/2019

How Do I Create My Own Bookie Website

How Do I Create My Own Bookie Website

Our friends at PricePerPlayer.com offer up three guidelines for creating your own sports bookmaking website.  It's easy as 1-2-3.  Just make sure you have enough capital on hand to pay players just in case you have a few bad months getting off the ground.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/04/2019

Igor Senkov Wins $36965 at Americas Cardroom Cage Live

Igor Senkov Wins $36965  at Americas Cardroom Cage Live

Russian Igor Senkov walked away with a cool $36,965 in Americas Cardroom’s Cage Live event.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/04/2019

Bet the Braves-Pirates Series - Hot Betting Trends

Bet the Braves-Pirates Series - Hot Betting Trends

Gambling911.com takes a look at the Braves-Pirates Series hot trends for the period beginning June 4, 2019.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jun/04/2019

Insiders Talk Sports Betting in Illinois

Insiders Talk Sports Betting in Illinois

Joe Ostrowski of 670 The Score has been a busy man these past 24 plus hours.  He's been speaking to everyone who's anyone in the world of sports betting as Illinois prepares to legalize the activity.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jun/04/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - June 4, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Tuesday June 4, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/04/2019

What Online Sports Betting in Indiana Could Look Like

Legal in-state sports betting is slated to begin September 1, though some have suggested this date might be a bit aggressive.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/03/2019

Louisiana Sports Betting Effort Hail Mary

Louisiana Sports Betting Effort Hail Mary

Just a few days ago, a sports betting bill in Illinois was left for dead.  Lawmakers had hardly broached the subject as of Thursday.  A last minute extension into the weekend helped got the job done and the sports betting measure now sits on the Governor's desk ready to be signed.  With Governor J. B. Pritzker’s pen, sports betting at Wrigley Field, slot machines at Chicago’s two airports, and recreational marijuana will all become legalized.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/03/2019

James Holzhauer Bids Farewell

James Holzhauer Bids Farewell

Stop right here, Jeopardy fans who want to keep some mystery in their lives.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jun/03/2019

Judge: Law Regarding Online Bets Across State Lines Only Applies to Sports Betting

Judge: Law Regarding Online Bets Across State Lines Only Applies to Sports Betting

A federal judge has ruled that a law prohibiting interstate wagering applies only to sports gambling and not to state lotteries as some had feared.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jun/03/2019

Updated Odds for MVP and Cy Young 2019

Updated Odds for MVP and Cy Young 2019

SportsBetting.ag has updated its odds for baseball's MVP and Cy Young accolades.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/03/2019

New Five Card Poker Variant Added to B2B Provider’s Online Portfolio

New Five Card Poker Variant Added to B2B Provider’s Online Portfolio

Latvia-based B2B online casino provider Evolution Gaming has unveiled its latest variant, 2 Hand Casino Hold’em.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/03/2019

Draftkings CEO: 'Excluding Draftkings, FanDuel From Illinois Market Like Excluding Uber, Lyft From Ride Sharing Bill'

Draftkings CEO: 'Excluding Draftkings, FanDuel From Illinois Market

Illinois lawmakers, as part of a final hour effort this past weekend, past legislation that makes recreational marijuana legal in the state along with slots at O'Hare International Airport, a casino in Chicago and sports betting at Wrigley Field.  A little something to make everybody happy, except for two behemoth companies.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/03/2019

More Than Just Sports Betting in Illinois: O'Hare to Have Slot Machines

More Than Just Sports Betting in Illinois: O'Hare to Have Slot Machines

The state of Illinois has gone all-in with gambling expansion as a means to help boost the state economy.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/03/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - June 3, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Monday June 3, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/03/2019

Can I Use Bovada to Bet Sports if I'm in California

Can I Use Bovada to Bet Sports if I'm in California

The popular online sportsbook, racebook, casino and poker site Bovada (formerly known as Bodog) is accessible to those living in the state of California.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/03/2019

Illinois Expected to Legalized Sports Betting Shortly

Illinois Expected to Legalized Sports Betting Shortly

It is now heading to Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker's desk where he is widely expected to sign it.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/02/2019

How to Create a Bookie Website?

How to Create a Bookie Website?

If you are looking to be a bookie and take action on sports and create a bookie website then the best way to do this is to get set up with a pay per head company.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/02/2019

NBA Finals 2019 Game 2 Margin of Victory, Correct Score Bet - Warriors vs. Raptors

NBA Finals 2019 Game 2 Margin of Victory, Correct Score Bet - Warriors vs. Raptors

Winning Margin betting is available for Game 2 of the 2019 NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Toronto Raptors.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jun/02/2019

YouTubers Being Banned for Promoting Online Poker Sites

YouTubers Being Banned for Promoting Online Poker Sites

In a single evening, three popular YouTuber poker pros had their videos removed from the social media platform for promoting online poker rooms.  In one of these cases, the poker player had his entire channel removed.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Jun/02/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - June 2, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Sunday June 2, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/02/2019

Is Queen Elizabeth to Blame for Your Gambling Addiction?

Who knew?  It's all Queen Elizabeth's fault that Gambling911.com readers are all gambling addicts (or some of you at least).

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/01/2019

Indiana Fever the 4th Biggest Consensus Play of the Day - June 1

We aren't going to tell you what league the Indiana Fever plays in, but they are getting some decent action today with a full slate of Major League Baseball games.  70% of those betting this game are backing the Fever at -4.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jun/01/2019

Liverpool Pays Out $400 With 2-0 Win Over Tottenham

The Exact Score betting had Liverpool paying out US$400 for every US$100 bet or US$40 for every US$10 bet with the club beating Tottenham 2-0 in the Championship League Final.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jun/01/2019

New Sportsbook Circa Sports Opens in Downtown Vegas - No Juice, $1 Million NFL Contest

New Sportsbook Circa Sports Opens in Downtown Vegas - No Juice, $1 Million NFL Contest

Circa Sports, a new sportsbook in Downtown Las Vegas, had its grand opening on Saturday at 8 am.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jun/01/2019

Breaking News

Can I Send Bitcoin From Texas to Gamble Online?

Can I Send Bitcoin From Texas to Gamble Online?

It is legal to use Bitcoin in the United States, and this includes Texas.  While you can send and receive funds to and from your online gambling account, it is important that you do so using a wallet, and not directly between an exchange and the gambling website.

Poker Pro Spared Prison Term: Indictment Unsealed Tuesday

Poker Pro Spared Prison Term: Indictment Unsealed Tuesday

A federal magistrate has spared a Wichita businessman prison time after he pleaded guilty for his role in concealing the transfer of betting information from illegal poker games. 

2020 Democratic Debate Betting Props: Trump Tweets and More

2020 Democratic Debate Betting Props: Trump Tweets and More

With the Wall Street reporting that US President Donald Trump will be live tweeting throughout the first 2020 Democratic Debate, BetOnline is set to offer odds shortly.