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NCAA Injury Debate Pits Player Privacy vs. Gambling Concerns

NCAA Injury Debate Pits Player Privacy vs. Gambling Concerns

Indiana safety Jonathan Crawford is very clear about what he thinks of colleges releasing information on player injuries.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/09/2018

Winamax Sued Over Poker Bots

France-based Winamax Online Poker Network is being sued for allowing poker bots to play in its Winamax’s Expresso games.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Oct/09/2018

Man Accused of Murdering Player at Poker Game Finally Goes on Trial

Eric Norris is finally on trial four years after allegedly killing a Missouri City businessman during a high stakes poker game.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Oct/09/2018

Despite Record Shattering Season Thus Far TopBet Continues to Struggle With Making Payouts

Despite Record Shattering Season Thus Far TopBet Continues to Struggle With Making Payouts

Payout complaints continue to mount, this despite reports that internationally-licensed online sportsbooks catering to the North American market have reported record shattering numbers during the month of September.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Oct/09/2018

Play Sugarhouse NJ Revenue Doubles Thanks to Sports Betting

Play Sugarhouse NJ Revenue Doubles Thanks to Sports Betting

New Jersey online gambling app Play Sugarhouse has seen its revenues more than double during the month of September thanks to legalized sports betting in the state.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/09/2018

NASCAR Gets Serious About Promoting Sports Betting

NASCAR Gets Serious About Promoting Sports Betting

About $5,000 on average has been wagered during NASCAR race weekends in Delaware, amounting to about $53,300 of the overall $37.06 million bet on all non-parlay sports cards since June 5....Those numbers are likely to increase dramatically, some believe. 

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Oct/08/2018

Extreme Live Gaming Casino Software Review

Extreme Live Gaming is among the more popular live dealer casino platforms on the market today.  Our friends at Live Casino have unveiled their review of Extreme Live Gaming.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/08/2018

3 Chair Umpires Banned for Life for Match-Fixing, Gambling

3 Chair Umpires Banned for Life for Match-Fixing, Gambling

Three chair umpires from Thailand have been banned for life from tennis after being found guilty of match-fixing and betting offenses.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Oct/08/2018

Authentic Gaming Live Dealer Casino Software Review

Authentic Gaming Live Dealer Casino Software Review

One of the worldwide leaders in software for live dealer online casinos, Authentic Gaming goes by the slogan: ’It isn’t Realistic – it’s Real".

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Oct/08/2018

NFL Week 5 Sharps Moving These Team Lines

What teams are the sharp sports bettors are backing in Week 5 of the NFL?

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Oct/07/2018

Legalized Sports Betting in DC Coming to Fruition: Bars and Hotels Could Prosper

Washington, DC is on a fast track to legalized sports betting, so says D.C. Councilman Jack Evans, a Democrat who represents Ward 2.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Oct/07/2018

Our Sports Are in Trouble With Legalized Sports Betting

Our Sports Are in Trouble With Legalized Sports Betting

Thomas Boswell of the Washington Post writes: "Right now, everyone — from teams and leagues to state governments to the Supreme Court (which decided in May each state can decide if it wants to legalize gambling on pro and college sports) — wants you to run right out and place a bet on the Dodgers, Caps, Blue Devils or Pats."

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Oct/07/2018

Casino Catches Fire on Live TV

A casino outside of Las Vegas was forced to evacuate due to an apparent electrical fire, and this was all captured on live television.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Oct/05/2018

Boss Gaming Acquires Malta License

iGaming software developer BOSS. Gaming solutions are proud to announce about getting the new Gaming Service License from Malta Gaming Authority.

Submitted by Press Release on, Oct/05/2018

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Submitted by Guest on, Oct/04/2018

Two More Casinos to Offer Sports Betting in West Virginia

Two More Casinos to Offer Sports Betting in West Virginia

Delaware North says in a news release it has chosen Miomni Gaming to handle sports books at Wheeling Island Casino in Wheeling and Mardi Gras Casino in Nitro.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/04/2018

iGamingRadio Opens Up Platform for Industry

The team at European Gaming Media and Events are excited to announce that starting this week they are opening up the iGamingRadio platform for the industry to share their audio content.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/04/2018

Justice Finally as Adam Anhang Wife Found Guilty

A woman accused of killing her husband, an online gambling executive, has finally been found guilty more than a decade later.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/03/2018

NFL Players Union Concerned Over Last Week's House Hearing on Sports Betting Testimony

NFL Players Union Concerned Over Last Week's House Hearing on Sports Betting Testimony

The NFL Players Association expressed concerns over last week’s hearing on legalized sports betting in the U.S.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/03/2018

New Online Poker Tournament Payout Record Set

New Online Poker Tournament Payout Record Set

Over a 30 day period, ten online poker tournaments paid a whopping total $217,803,107 in guaranteed prize pools.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/03/2018

Pill-Making Factory Operator Claims He Got Money From Professional Poker

A flash drug dealer accused of running a £200,000 pill-making factory claims he received this money from playing professional poker.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/02/2018

No Betting on UFC 229 at Wheeling Island or Mardi Gras Casinos

The highly anticipated sportsbook openings at West Virginia's Wheeling Island and Mardi Gras casinos will have to wait until after what is expected to be this year's most wagered on sporting event, UFC 229: Khabib vs. McGregor.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/02/2018

Largest Ever Online Gambling Payout Recorded This Past Week

Officials from the Guinness Book of World Records have confirmed that the largest ever online gambling payout has been made: €90 million ($103 million).

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Oct/02/2018

Russia Blocks 1500 Online Gambling Domains

Russia Blocks 1500 Online Gambling Domains

Russia's telecom watchdog reportedly blocked around 1500 online gambling domain names over the weekend and it was not immediately clear if more will meet the same fate.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/01/2018

Suspect Sought in Sunday Casino Robbery

Video surveillance of the man and vehicle have been released to the public.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/01/2018

The Future of Sports Betting in the USA With Wizards Owner Ted Leonsis

The Future of Sports Betting in the USA With Wizards Owner Ted Leonsis

Ted Leonsis sees a future in which his downtown sports arena will open in the morning and attract crowds during lunch hour, happy hour and into the night. The allure: legalized sports betting.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/01/2018

Sam Greenwood Loses $1.2m Pot With a Flush

Sam Greenwood Loses $1.2m Pot With a Flush

Sam Greenwood was the “victim” of a $1.2 million cooler against Asian businessman Paul Phua during a a $1.2 million cooler.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/01/2018

Bosnia and Herzegovina in Focus at European Gaming Congress with Zlatan Omerspahić (NSoft)

There are just two weeks to until Europe’s most engaging conference opens its doors and the organizers are ready to bring yet another great opportunity to learn and network with the experts of the online and land-based gambling industry from across Europe and the Balkans.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/01/2018

NJ Not Happy With NFL Efforts to Have Sports Betting Federal Oversight

The state of New Jersey fought the professional sports leagues and won.  In May, the Supreme Court ruled in favor of legalized sports betting following years of trying by New Jersey. 

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/30/2018

Disney, Seminole Tribe Add $10M to Campaign to Limit Gambling

Disney, Seminole Tribe Add $10M to Campaign to Limit Gambling

Disney and The Seminole Tribe of Florida keep pouring money into a campaign to limit future casino gambling.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/29/2018

Breaking News

Liverpool’s Sturridge Charged With Breaching Betting Rules

Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge could be facing a ban from football after being charged on Monday with breaching rules on betting.

Beto Now the 5-1 Favorite to Become Democratic Nominee for the 2020 Presidential Election

Beto Now the 5-1 Favorite to Become Democratic Nominee for the 2020 Presidential Election

Beto O'Rourke was now coming in at 5-1 odds of becoming the Democratic Nominee for the 2020 US Presidential Election.

Twitter Users Think Poker Players Are Unethical

Twitter Users Think Poker Players Are Unethical

British poker player and Twitter user Patrick Leonard recently conducted an unscientific survey that found a majority of Twitter followers feel poker players lack ethics.