Gambling News

Montreal Mafia Sports Betting Ring Guilty Pleas

 

10 men have plead guilty in a Montreal mafia sports betting case Friday.  They will face sentencing in January.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Oct/01/2010

Bed Bugs: You Can Now Bet On Them

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Oct/01/2010

PokerStars Pulls Out of Washington State, Sportingbet Won’t Do France

 

Two online gambling firms in the news a lot last week, PokerStars and Sportingbet, announced they are pulling out of or otherewise not returning to certain markets. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Oct/01/2010

Marvel Comics and Cryptologic Reach Settlement Agreement

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/30/2010

Sports Betting Profit Before Placing The Bet

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/29/2010

A Focus On Division Futures

 

The various teams have their loyal followers even when times are tough.  But when things are good, the “capture” potential becomes even greater.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/29/2010

Las Vegas Sportsbooks Best College Football Week Ever

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/29/2010

Backed by Reid, Lesniak Hits Back at Harrah's

 

State Sen. Ray Lesniak (D-Elizabeth) sent out an email blast today declaring victory in his standoff with Harrah's.

"Harrah's, despite its huge campaign contributions to the Republican Governor's Association and hiring of Governor Christie's campaign manager Michael DuHaime, has run out of luck," Lesniak declared. "Its effort to legalize Internet gaming at the federal level and prevent states from taxing its revenues has been declared dead by Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/29/2010

Another Online Poker Payment Processor Jailed

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/28/2010

Jenny Woo Becomes One of the Bros at Saturday’s BroCon Conference

 

BroCon is a conference for the billion dollar “guy” market.  Represented at this past Saturday’s conference at the exclusive New York Athletic Club (founded in 1886) were speakers from Maxim Magazine, AskMen.com, men’s apparel companies, Lacrosse industry professionals and players, entertainment attorneys and more.  Gambling911.com was the only company representing the billion dollar online gambling industry, though it had company in the publishing media market. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/28/2010

Paddy Power Weakens to Close at €24.825

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/27/2010

Delaware Casinos Now Have NFL Capping Contests

 

Casinos in the State of Delaware are offering a new type of football wager this NFL season--handicapping contests.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/27/2010

Treacherous Midterm for Democrats Says The Hill

 

The Hill.com is not optimistic in regard to Democrats holding onto their majority seats after this November’s midterm elections and this does not bode well for online poker supporters who are counting on the Democratic Chairman of the House Financial Committee Barney Frank to come through for them with legislation designed to license Web card rooms in the States. 

Ironically it is the online oddsmakers who are predicting the sweep by Republicans. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/27/2010

Betfair Clients Targeted in Inland Revenue Investigation

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/26/2010

William Hill, Ladbrokes, Paddy Power Upward Trends This Week

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/24/2010

Bookies Abroad and the Appeal of Gambling Worldwide

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/24/2010

Missing Michigan Banker Had Gambling Problems

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/23/2010

Online Gambling Figure Ted Loh Passes Away

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/23/2010

Become a Legal Bookie

Want to become a legal bookie?

It’s more easy than ever by utilizing the offshore call centers of PayPerHead.com.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/22/2010

Australian Casino And Gambling News - 22nd September 2010

 

A huge week for Australian casino and gambling news. We're got the Betfair float, Crown Casino king James Packer training on the Bondi Beach to Bronte walk, casino tourism tie ins, casino lovers VS casino haters, casino gossip, lifestyle updates and more. Media Man and Gambling911 voyage down under, from 'Sin City' Sydney, Bondi Beach, Melbourne, Tasmania tigers, Kiwis, dolphins and super whales, we've got it all for the loyal and vast audience...

Crown Casino King James Packer Spotted Power Walking Bondi Beach To Bronte Walk...

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/22/2010

Australian Casino Wars: Gold Coast MP Behind Jupiters Casino

 

The Australian casino wars show no sign of slowing down and keep taking off in new tangents with political 'art of war' tactics taking hold on the Gold Coast. The tourism, employment and supporting big business card is being played out, something competitor Crown Casino did to T, while the casino haters also ramp up their campaigns. Media Man and Gambling911 play 'Casino Jack' as we ride the wave into Surfers' Paradise with a tidal wave of Gold Coast fodder for the loyal and vast audience...

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/22/2010

Barney Frank Not Optimistic About Online Gambling Bill

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/21/2010

Breaking News

Handful of US States are poised to legalize sports betting

Handful of US States Are Poised to Legalize Sports Betting

The number of states allowing sports betting is poised to expand.  Governors in Montana and Iowa are considering measures that would allow residents to wager on sports, while Indiana lawmakers are scheduled to approve their own version as early as Wednesday.

Betting on Sports America Kicks Off Full Throttle Wednesday

The Meadowlands Exposition Center was adorned with banners for this week's Betting on Sports America. 

WalletHub: Most Gambling Addicted States

WalletHub: Most Gambling Addicted States

WalletHub.com has released its findings for the most gambling addicted US states.