Gambling News

Man Who Left Casino, Robbed Bank, Then Returned to Gamble Gets Sentenced

Man Who Left Casino to Go Rob Bank Then Returned to Gamble Gets Sentenced

Drug addicted gambler was sentenced to 18 years in prison

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/03/2017

Top Reasons Every Online Bookie Should Offer Live Casinos

Top Reasons Every Online Bookie Should Offer Live Casinos

Offering live casinos is a smart idea for online bookies. Learn how to make more money with the right platform, and the right tools.  

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/02/2017

Did Chuck Schumer Indirectly Harm the Future of Legal Sports Betting?

Sports betting friendly favorite to be next U.S. Solicitor General bows out

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/02/2017

Online Gambling Can Bring PA More Than $400 Million in Next Six Years

Online Gambling Can Bring PA More Than $400 Million in Next Six Years

A 14-page white paper produced by Play Pennsylvania and onlinepokerreport.com concludes that the state can rake in more than $400 million by 2022 should lawmakers legalize online gambling. 

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/02/2017

Dan Bilzerian Bikini Babe Rides Tortoise in Shock Pic

Dan Bilzerian Bikini Babe Rides Tortoise in Shock Pic

Not all of his Instagram followers were thrilled with the photo, many of whom worried about the turtle's safety

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/02/2017

Bodog Founder Calvin Ayre Backs Bitcoin Founder to Patent Technology

Bodog Founder Calvin Ayre Backs Bitcoin Founder to Patent Technology

The two have filed 63 blockchain-related patents last year and 27 this year

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/02/2017

Taj Mahal Sold to Hard Rock

Taj Mahal Sold to Hard Rock

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn reached a deal Wednesday to sell the shuttered Trump Taj Mahal casino in Atlantic City to Hard Rock International and two New Jersey investors.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/01/2017

Wichita Eagle Files Motion in Wiretapping Probe of Local Poker Pro

The Wichita Eagle has filed a federal court motion requesting information on the FBI wiretapping of local city businessmen including a big name poker pro.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/01/2017

Macau Shows Signs of Rebound With 18 Percent Revenue Surge

Macau Shows Signs of Rebound With 18 Percent Revenue Surge

Gambling revenue in the Chinese territory of Macau surged almost 18 percent in February, after dropping over the past three years

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/01/2017

Feds Seek Pension of Former NFL Player Reggie Rucker Related to Gambling Theft

Feds Seek Pension of Former NFL Player Reggie Rucker Related to Gambling Theft

Federal prosecutors say former Cleveland Browns wide receiver Reggie Rucker owes more than $110,000 for stealing from two charities,

Submitted by C Costigan on, Mar/01/2017

Legal Sports Betting May Happen Soon Due to Potential Trump Nominee

Next Likely Solicitor General Worked With NJ to Try and Legalize Sports Betting

Leading candidate Miguel Estrada is a partner with a law firm that represented New Jersey's quest for legalized sports gambling

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/28/2017

Mob Boss Sentenced in Online Gambling Case: Once Threatened to Shoot Reporter

Mob Boss Sentenced in Online Gambling Case: Once Threatened to Shoot Reporter

Femia was already serving time in prison for operating an online poker network

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/28/2017

Slain Brother of North Korean Leader Spent Years in Exile Gambling and Drinking

Slain Brother of North Korean Leader Spent Years in Exile Gambling and Drinking

It wasn't what you'd expect of a man once tipped to be the next dictator of North Korea.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/28/2017

Proposed Casino Would Be Just 13 Miles From Springfield MGM

Proposed Casino Would Be Just 13 Miles From Springfield MGM

No accident as CT tribes are looking to compete directly with MGM

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/28/2017

Dan Bilzerian, Bill Perkins Banned From Americas Cardroom

Dan Bilzerian, Bill Perkins Banned From Americas Cardroom

The two were blatantly caught multi-accounting with Bilzerian shut off while doing so live streaming bare-chested

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/27/2017

New 15000-Square Foot eSports Arena to Open in Vegas

New 1500-Square Foot eSports Arena to Open in Vegas

The arena has all the features that a professional sports venue needs: stands

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/27/2017

BetOnline Pays Out on Both Moonlight and La La Land for Best Picture

BetOnline Pays Out on Both Moonlight and La La Land for Best Picture

BetOnline has opted to pay out bets on both Moonlight and La La Land as winners of Best Picture for the 2017 Oscars following gaffe.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/27/2017

Paddy Power Plans 'Spooky' Stunt at Leicester v Liverpool Game

Paddy Power Plans 'Spooky' Stunt at Leicester v Liverpool Game

Irish-based bookmaker hopes to top previous shock campaigns

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/27/2017

Absolute Poker Founder Returns to US to Face Charges

Absolute Poker Founder Returns to US to Face Charges

On the lam since April 2011, Absolute Poker founder Tom Scott has finally turned himself in to US authorities last week.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/27/2017

Georgia Casino Bill Dead for Year

Georgia Casino Bill Dead for Year

The sponsor of legislation to allow casino gambling in Georgia says the effort is dead for the year.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/27/2017

Pie-Jinks: Fat Chance Roly-Poly Goalie Stayed Out of Spotlight Over Weekend

Pie-Jinks: Fat Change Roly-Poly Goalie Stayed Out of Spotlight Over Weekend

Shaw can be seen lapping up fans' chants, with songs such as "It weren't a pie it was a pasty"

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/26/2017

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Stuns Oscar Bettors: Pays $2000

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Stuns Oscar Bettors: Pays Out $2000

Fantastic Beasts ultimately won and paid out 20-1 odds in this category.....

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/26/2017

2017 Oscar Betting Odds, Best Director, Best Supporting Actress: Locks

While the 2017 Oscar betting odds for Best Director and Best Supporting Actress will most certainly result in winners for the posted favorites, the risk versus reward is substantial.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/26/2017

Fences Oscar Odds – 2017 Academy Awards

Fences Oscar Odds – 2017 Academy Awards

Fences offers one of the best value picks for the 2017 Oscars as Denzel Washington goes up against Casey Affleck (Manchester By The Sea). 

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/26/2017

Moonlight Oscar Odds – 2017 Academy Awards

Moonlight Oscar Odds – 2017 Academy Awards

Moonlight is one of those films that could shock at this year’s Oscars though we are doubtful it will upset La La Land for Best Picture.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/26/2017

Man Who Robbed Elderly Woman of $400 at Casino Caught on Video

Man allegedly swiped woman's casino credits while she was looking away.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/26/2017

La La Land Oscar Odds – 2017 Academy Awards

La La Land Oscar Odds – 2017 Academy Awards

La La Land Oscar odds have the film a near “lock” to win Best Picture but at -1100, one would have to bet $110 to win just $10. 

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/26/2017

Odds to Win Best Costume Design – 2017 Oscars

Odds to Win Best Costume Design – 2017 Oscars

Among the more obscure categories being offered at the 2017 Oscars for gamblers is Best Costume Design.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/26/2017

Odds to Win Best Cinematography 2017 Oscars

Odds to Win Best Cinematography 2017 Oscars

Odds to win Best Cinematography for the 2017 Oscars has La La Land as a virtual lock.  

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/26/2017

Odds to Win Best Adapted Screenplay – 2017 Oscars

Odds to Win Best Adapted Screenplay – 2017 Oscars

The odds to win the Best Adapted Screenplay had Moonlight as a big -700 favorite to win the 2017 Oscar.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/25/2017

Breaking News

New Casino Opening Causes Mayhem, Mass Traffic Jams

New Casino Opening Causes Mayhem, Mass Traffic Jams

Lack of parking spaces resulted in logjam that nearly crippled two cities Monday morning

How PPH Online Betting Software Helped A Bookie Achieve His Dream

How PPH Online Betting Software Helped A Bookie Achieve His Dream

Bookie recounts growing up in a household where adult bookies actually wrote down their bets manually

Pay Per Head Bookie Outsourcing in Cleveland

Pay Per Head Bookie Outsourcing in Cleveland

It is easy to find a Pay Per Head bookie outsourcing company willing to support the Cleveland area bookie.