Gambling

Sh***ing on Casino Magnate Sheldon Adelson ...Literally

File this under one we missed.  Two weeks ago, a California man was arrested for defecating on the property of the Sands Bethlehem Casino.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jan/30/2019

FBI: No Specific Motive in Vegas Mass Shooting That Killed 58

FBI: No Specific Motive in Vegas Mass Shooting That Killed 58

The high-stakes gambler responsible for the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history sought notoriety in the attack but left his specific motive a mystery, the FBI said Tuesday as it concluded the investigation of the 2017 massacre that killed 58 country music fans.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/29/2019

Former Kansas Trooper Sentenced in Wichita Gambling Probe

A retired 53-year-old highway patrol trooper was sentenced to a year of probation for lying to the FBI during an investigation into illegal gambling in Wichita.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/29/2019

Fast Tracking Sports Betting in D.C.

Fast Tracking Sports Betting in D.C.

Legislation that would allow the city to bypass a competitive bidding process and renegotiate the current vendor’s contract would make sports gambling possible by early September, 2019, according to WTOP.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/29/2019

Wynn Fined Over Sex Allegations

Wynn Fined Over Sex Allegations

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada gambling regulators announced a settlement Monday with casino mogul Steve Wynn's former company over allegations that former executives failed on multiple occasions to investigate claims of sexual misconduct against him.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/29/2019

AC Ocean Resort Casino Gets New Owner

AC Ocean Resort Casino Gets New Owner

A New York hedge fund that lent money to Atlantic City's Ocean Resort Casino is assuming ownership of it.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/28/2019

NASCAR Bans Drivers From Betting on Races

NASCAR Bans Drivers From Betting on Races

NASCAR has banned all drivers and team members from betting on its races as part of new gambling guidelines established in this season’s rulebook.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/28/2019

AGames partners with 1xBET

AGames partners with 1xBET

AGames, the casino slot developer, has integrated with 1xBET online gambling platform at the end of 2018. Now, every AGames slot game can be easily accessed through the official website of 1xBET.

Submitted by Press Release on, Jan/28/2019

Buyers Line Up to Purchase Mobster's Former Vegas Home

Buyers Line Up to Purchase Mobster's Former Vegas Home

A Las Vegas home that once belonged to notorious Chicago mobster Tony Spilotro is up for sale.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jan/27/2019

Hard Rock Casino New Jersey Online Sports Betting Site Debuts

Hard Rock Casino New Jersey Online Sports Betting Site Debuts

Atlantic City’s Hard Rock casino is now taking sports bets online after the company received permission late Friday from the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement to do so. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/27/2019

Any Sports Betting Sites in Colorado

There are a few dozen offshore sports betting sites accessible to those live in the state of Colorado.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/27/2019

Can I Play on Bovada From Florida?

Can I Play on Bovada From Florida?

The Bovada website (formerly known as Bodog) is accessible to those living in the state of Florida.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jan/26/2019

Sky Bet Merger Process With PokerStars Results in Freezing Access in Italy

Italian players can no longer access the Sky Bet Italia portal effective this weekend as the company is in the process of merging with PokerStars.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/26/2019

Police Convicted on Gambling-Related Charges

Police Convicted on Gambling-Related Charges

A former Dallas police officer and two suspended officers have been convicted on gambling-related charges.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/25/2019

NCAA’s Emmert Expresses Concern Over Sports Betting, eSports

NCAA’s Emmert Expresses Concern Over Sports Betting, eSports

NCAA President Mark Emmert sounded alarms Thursday on the potential impact of sports betting on college sports, along with how esports should be handled by schools, and stressed a need for additional strides toward diversity at the coaching and administrative levels.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/25/2019

PA Told to Abide by DOJ Reversal of Opinion

PA Told to Abide by DOJ Reversal of Opinion

Pennsylvania online gambling firms will need to follow the US Department of Justice new guidelines.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Jan/24/2019

Could Gambling Be the Secret to Saving When Rates Are So Low?

Could Gambling Be the Secret to Saving When Rates Are So Low?

Those who lack financial savings encounter adverse challenges when unwarranted substantial expenditure arises such as a loved one’s illness, and are unable to assist.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/24/2019

How Flashing Lights and Catchy Tunes Make Gamblers Take More Risks

How Flashing Lights and Catchy Tunes Make Gamblers Take More Risks

Today, live casinos can be discovered on both computers and mobile phones, thus, people are more exposed to gambling. Just check this in-depth overview of online casinos that have their own mobile apps.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/24/2019

Become a Bookmaker With AcePerHead

Become a Bookmaker With AcePerHead

If you are looking to become a bookmaker and book action on sports then the main way to achieve that goal and be successful is by using a pay per head company.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/23/2019

NJ Casino Fined for Allowing Minor to Place Bets Online

NJ Casino Fined for Allowing Minor to Place Bets Online

New Jersey gambling regulators have levied their first fine for underage internet gambling, assessing the company behind the playsugarhouse.com website $30,000 for allowing underage gamblers to place bets online for more than a year.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/23/2019

Betway and Mr. Green CEOs Talk Regulations and Public Perceptions

Betway and Mr. Green CEOs Talk Regulations and Public Perceptions

Gambling911.com has joined forces with SBC Events for 2019 in order to provide the gambling industry with access to the world's leading voices.

Submitted by Press Release on, Jan/23/2019

Costa Rica Law Enforcement Doubtful Sean Creighton Kidnapping Will Have Same Results as Ryan Piercy

Piercy was kidnapped in Costa Rica in 2015 and returned a month later

Submitted by Alejandro Botticelli on, Jan/22/2019

Lesniak Urges NJ to File Suit Against DOJ Now re: Sports Betting Opinion

Lesniak Urges NJ to File Suit Against DOJ Now re: Sports Betting Opinion

States offering online gambling now have 90 days to comply with new DOJ decision

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jan/22/2019

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From Kentucky?

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From Kentucky?

You will not be able to bet using the Draftkings sportsbook app from Kentucky as that state is yet to amend its laws applying to sports wagering.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/22/2019

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From Louisiana?

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From Louisiana?

You will not be able to bet using the Draftkings sportsbook app from Louisiana as that state is yet to amend its laws applying to sports wagering. 

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jan/22/2019

Soccer Player Contract Terminated Over Gambling

Gheorghe Hagi's soccer club in Romania says it has terminated a player's contract for gambling on games.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/22/2019

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From Alabama?

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From Alabama?

You will not be able to bet using the Draftkings sportsbook app from Alabama as that state is yet to amend its laws applying to sports wagering. 

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jan/22/2019

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From Colorado?

You will not be able to bet using the Draftkings sportsbook app from Colorado as that state is yet to amend its laws applying to sports wagering. 

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jan/22/2019

New Wire Act Interpretation Biggest Hit likely on Out-of-State Payment Processing

New Wire Act Interpretation Biggest Hit likely on Out-of-State Payment Processing

New interpretation of Wire Act now applies to all forms of online gambling not just sports betting

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/22/2019

Dario Extra: 5Dimes Owner Body Buried on Farm

Dario Extra is reporting that Sean "Tony" Creighton, the owner of 5Dimes Sportsbook in Costa Rica is presumed dead.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/22/2019

Breaking News

Oscars Odds to Win Best Adapted Screenplay 2019 - BlackKlansman

Oscar Odds to Win Best Adapted Screenplay 2019 - BlackKlansman

The odds to win Best Adapted Screenplay had BlackKlansman as the -250 favorite but this was among the most competitive categories with Can You Ever Forgive Me? at +275 odds. 

Other Football Lagues Seek Boost From Legal Sports Betting

Other Football Lagues Seek Boost From Legal Sports Betting

The National Football League is king when it comes to legal sports bets, but other professional gridiron leagues are also looking to embrace and profit from it.

Oscars Odds to Win Best Supporting Actor 2019 - Mahershala Ali

Oscars Odds to Win Best Supporting Actor 2019 - Mahershala Ali

The odds to win Best Supporting Actor at the 2019 Oscars had Mahershala Ali (Green Book) -1400 as a big favorite.  All other nominees are long shots and highly unlikely to win as Ali is the virtual lock.