Gambling

5 Ways to Improve How You Run Your Online Sportsbook in 2021

5 Ways to Improve How You Run Your Online Sportsbook in 2021

If you run your own online sportsbook, Gambling911.com presents five ways to improve how you do so and increase profitability, courtesy of our friends at PricePerPlayer.com. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/12/2021

US Sports Bet Revenue Could hit $3B in 2021; NY Backs Mobile

US Sports Bet Revenue Could hit $3B in 2021; NY Backs Mobile

On a day when New York’s governor did an about-face and embraced mobile sports betting as a way to deal with financial losses stemming from the coronavirus pandemic, a company that tracks gambling legislation and performance predicted that revenue from legal sports betting could reach $3.1 billion in 2021 and as much as $10 billion within five years.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/06/2021

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo Will Push for Mobile Sports Betting

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo Will Push for Mobile Sports Betting

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has change of heart concerning legalizing mobile sports betting

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/06/2021

BetAmerica Sportsbook to be Absorbed Into TwinSpires

BetAmerica Sportsbook to be Absorbed Into TwinSpires

Churchill Downs Incorporated (“CDI” or “Company”) (Nasdaq: CHDN) announced today it will move to a single brand strategy for its online wagering segment by rebranding the Company’s sportsbook and iGaming platform as TwinSpires.

Submitted by Press Release on, Jan/05/2021

GAN Limited Completes Acquisition of Coolbet

GAN Limited Completes Acquisition of Coolbet

GAN Limited (the “Company” or “GAN”) (NASDAQ: GAN), a leading business-to-business supplier of internet gaming software-as-a-service solutions to the U.S. land-based casino industry, today announced the completion of the Vincent Group p.l.c. (“Coolbet”) acquisition for a total purchase price of €149.1 million (or $175.9 million) 1 in cash and stock, as adjusted pursuant to the Share Exchange Agreement.

Submitted by Press Release on, Jan/05/2021

High-Scoring Title Game Expected as Alabama Opens as TD favorite

High-Scoring Title Game Expected as Alabama Opens as TD favorite

Offensive fireworks are expected at the CFP National Championship between Alabama and Ohio State.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/02/2021

Florida Sports Betting Bill Filed for 2021

Florida Sports Betting Bill Filed for 2021

As many Americans prepare to finish out their fantasy football seasons this week, a State Senator is hoping next year you may be able to legally play for money. 

Submitted by Associated Press on, Dec/30/2020

William Hill Launches Washington D.C. Mobile Sports Book

William Hill Launches Washington D.C. Mobile Sports Book

William Hill US, America’s leading sports book operator, today launched its William Hill Sports Book App in Washington D.C., following approval of the D.C. Office of Lottery and Gaming. Available for use within a two-block radius around Capital One Arena (excluding federal buildings), the William Hill mobile app offers sports fans a betting experience with a broad and deep array of markets and bet types, including Parlay Cards and live InPlay wagering for their favorite teams, all at a tap of a finger. The app also includes a quick and secure registration process and various options to deposit and withdraw funds.

Submitted by Press Release on, Dec/29/2020

VSiN and iHeartMedia Announce Wide-Ranging Multimedia Partnership

VSiN, The Sports Betting Network, today announced the expansion of its partnership with iHeartMedia to significantly increase its audio reach. As part of this wide-ranging multimedia partnership, on Jan. 1, 2021 VSiN will move its dedicated streaming radio station to iHeartRadio, the leading all-in-one free digital music, streaming radio and podcasting platform, bringing VSiN’s unique coverage of the sports betting markets to more listeners than ever, completely free for the first time.

Submitted by Press Release on, Dec/29/2020

Why Do Bookies Need a Pay Per Head Platform?

Running any business today involves some complexity.  And it is that to be successful, you have to be able to manage and control various tasks, processes, and people in the best way

Submitted by C Costigan on, Dec/28/2020

Where Can I Bet Sports From Atlanta

Where Can I Bet Sports From Atlanta

You can bet sports from Atlanta via BetUS, a popular online site that has been serving Georgia residents since 1994. 

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Dec/28/2020

How Old Do I Need to Be to Place Sports Bets in Michigan?

How Old Do I Need to Be to Place Sports Bets in Michigan?

Michigan recently legalized sports betting, including online.  One must be 21 or older to place real money bets.  Access to websites located outside the state of Michigan allow those 18 and up to place real money bets (i.e. BetUS).

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Dec/28/2020

Can I Bet at FoxBet From Wisconsin?

Can I Bet at FoxBet From Wisconsin?

FoxBet is currently not available to bet with from the state of Wisconsin.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Dec/24/2020

Can I Bet on MyBookie.ag From Florida

You can bet on MyBookie.ag from the Sunshine State but there are so many other great choices from Florida.  How about a sportsbook that allows you to open a betting account with just an email anonymously and pays in a matter of hours?

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Dec/24/2020

Tennessee Saw $131M in Nov. Sports Bets; $2.4M Tax Revenue

Tennessee Saw $131M in Nov. Sports Bets; $2.4M Tax Revenue

Tennessee’s new online-only sports betting program saw $131.4 million in gross wagers last month, yielding almost $2.4 million in privilege taxes for the state, officials said Wednesday.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Dec/23/2020

Can I Bet on the FoxBet App From Indiana?

Can I Bet on the FoxBet App From Indiana?

In partnership with an Indiana casino, Fox Bet is in the process of launching apps and online sports betting in the Hoosier State. 

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Dec/21/2020

Can I Bet Sports With FanDuel From Alabama?

Can I Bet Sports With FanDuel From Alabama?

FanDuel is not available to those in Alabama, however, there are many other great options for placing sports bets from the state.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Dec/20/2020

Is It Convenient to Play Roulette on Mobile Phone

Is It Convenient to Play Roulette on Mobile Phone

The pandemic has revolutionized the online gambling industry. With the constraints imposed on people all over the world that keep them inside their homes at nearly all times, brick and mortar casinos are rendered obsolete. Research from Global Poker concluded that due to lockdown restrictions, the US has observed a boost of online poker novices by 255%.

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/16/2020

Another Month, Another Sports Bet Record in NJ: $931M in Nov

Another Month, Another Sports Bet Record in NJ: $931M in Nov

New Jersey gamblers wagered more than $931 million on sports in November, the latest in a string of monthly records set by a rapidly growing market that's closing in on the $1 billion-a-month mark.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Dec/15/2020

Hard Rock Casino Goes Digital

Hard Rock International (HRI), a global leader in hospitality and entertainment, today announced the launch of Hard Rock Digital as part of its ongoing commitment to innovation and diversification of its portfolio in high-growth markets. Hard Rock Digital is a joint venture with gaming industry veterans, and will be the exclusive Hard Rock and Seminole Gaming (SGA) vehicle for interactive gaming and sports betting, globally. 

Submitted by Press Release on, Dec/14/2020

Ayre Offers His Online Gambling, Crypto Predictions for 2021 as Bitcoin Price Skyrockets

Ayre Offers His Online Gambling, Crypto Predictions for 2021 as Bitcoin Price Skyrockets

Internet entrepreneur and billionaire Calvin Ayre took a moment to sit down and offer his predictions for the online gambling and crypto space as we are about to enter 2021 and depart from what few would argue against was the worst year ever.  Well, maybe not for Bitcoin.  That digital currency was sitting just below its all time high at $19250 as this was going to press.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Dec/14/2020

GOP Mega Donor, Casino Billionaire Sheldon Adelson Pushes for Casinos in Texas

GOP Mega Donor, Casino Billionaire Sheldon Adelson Pushes for Casinos in Texas

Texas currently has just one casino that only offers electronic gaming machines

Submitted by Alejandro Botticelli on, Dec/11/2020

Tennis Line Judge Rocher Banned for Betting on Matches

Tennis Line Judge Rocher Banned for Betting on Matches

Tennis line judge David Rocher was banned for 18 months on Wednesday, with four months suspended, for betting on matches.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Dec/10/2020

The World's Best Known Lotteries

The World's Best Known Lotteries

Worldwide lotteries are a lucrative option for people who want to try their luck and win impressive amounts. Each worldwide lottery is built distinctly from the other and can provide independent winning opportunities to its users.  

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/09/2020

What Information is Important in Casino Gambling?

What Information is Important in Casino Gambling?

Gambling is a good hustle, especially when other undertakings in your life are not working out in your favor. While sports betting forms the major portion of gambling, casinos are also a nice option if you are looking to add fun, entertainment to your life. Today, the casino is a trillion-dollar industry that has attracted a huge user base worldwide. 

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/09/2020

The Megapari Betting Service and Offers Available

The Megapari Betting Service and Offers Available

When you take a look at the betting industry as a whole, you will see that bookmakers have no choice but to make their service high quality.  

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/09/2020

Sports Betting Software to Boost Bookies Revenue

Sports Betting Software to Boost Bookies Revenue

In order to increase revenue, a bookie needs to focus on their customers, increase advertising and work on cutting costs.  Bookmaking may be the second oldest professional, but it too must adapt to the ever improving technologies that include sports betting software for managing costs and boosting revenues.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/08/2020

Foxwoods Partners with DraftKings Despite No Sports Betting

Foxwoods Partners with DraftKings Despite No Sports Betting

One of Connecticut’s two tribal casinos on Monday announced a partnership with the sports betting company DraftKings, even though the state has still not enacted legislation that would legalize online gambling on sports.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Dec/08/2020

Online Slots Are The Perfect Gaming Experience

Online Slots – The Perfect Gaming Experience

In the last 5 years, online gaming sites have become extremely popular, but with so many people home for 2020, gaming time has really exploded. Millions of people visit online casinos, bingo sites, and slot sites to enjoy some of the best gambling games. These sites have tons of daily and weekly bonuses for all players.

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/08/2020

How the Digital Age Changed Gambling?

How the Digital Age Changed Gambling?

There are few industries in the world that have been shaped by the digital revolution as strongly as gambling. One of the world's oldest industries, gambling has always been keen to embrace change. That is why, despite being a fringe industry just a few years ago, the digital gambling market is now estimated to be worth around $127 billion worldwide by 2027.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Dec/05/2020

Breaking News

Connecticut Lawmakers Considering Sports Wagering Once Again

Connecticut Lawmakers Considering Sports Wagering Once Again

Lawmakers were urged Tuesday to finally legalize sports betting and internet gambling after years of debate. 

IGT and FanDuel Group Bring Omnichannel Sports Betting to Michigan

IGT and FanDuel Group Bring Omnichannel Sports Betting to Michigan

International Game Technology PLC (“IGT”) (NYSE: IGT) announced today that its PlaySports platform is powering the recently launched FanDuel Sportsbook mobile app in Michigan, the latest U.S. state to introduce regulated online sports betting and iGaming. I

Different Types of Gambling, Media Converging for Growth

Different Types of Gambling, Media Converging for Growth

The many different types of gambling are quickly coming together with each other and with media outlets — and Wall Street is taking notice.