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PIC Club Merge Poker Fight Generates Heated Debate

The PIC Club Merge Poker dispute has helped garner intense readership among Gambling911.com readers, many of whom have felt compelled to express themselves in our increasingly popular comments sect

Submitted by C Costigan on, Nov/05/2009

Online Sportsbooks: Yankees Win No Real Loss for Bookies

Sure it stung a little, by default the betting public will wager on the New York Yankees winning a World Series from the start of the regular season straight on through.  But in this series, the P

Submitted by C Costigan on, Nov/05/2009

Stanley Leisure’s Lord Steinberg Passes Away

Electronic Game Card, Inc.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/05/2009

Whale at Center of PIC Club Merge Poker Scandal

A high rolling "whale" is getting blamed for the messy divorce between online poker payment processor PIC Club and poker network Merge.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Nov/04/2009

Breeders Cup Betting Means Added Revenue for Books

Breeders Cup betting for 2009 is already proving to be big for the online bookmakers who expect one of the world's biggest races to draw supplemental revenue to a busy College Football and NFL week

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Nov/04/2009

BetonSports Siblings Sentenced to House Arrest

Following news that BetonSports.com founder, Gary Kaplan, will serve just over a year in prison, reports have surfaced that family members will be assigned to house arrest.

Brother, Neil Scott Kaplan, and sister, Lori Beth Kaplan-Multz, who had worked for the company, pleaded guilty in June to two felony conspiracy charges and agreed to turn over more than $6 million held in Swiss bank accounts, according to a report in the St. Louis Dispatch.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Nov/04/2009

Merge Poker Claims Contract With PIC Club Severed

Merge Poker is claiming they are no longer obligated to pay funds to PIC Club after severing their contract agreement.  PIC Club is a payment platform that has stated Merge owes over $100,000 in f

Submitted by C Costigan on, Nov/04/2009

Merge Poker Network Stiffing Vendors

The struggling Merge Poker Network reportedly owes $160,000 to a poker payment platform, PIC Club, Gambling911.com can reveal today.  PIC Club has been trying to get its money since July and final

Submitted by C Costigan on, Nov/03/2009

Kaplan Will Be Free In Just Over a year

BetonSports founder Gary Kaplan has already served most of his sentence and, as such, will only be incarcerated for another year and couple of months.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Nov/02/2009

BetonSports Gary Kaplan Gets 51 Months in Prison

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Submitted by Guest on, Nov/02/2009

Jon Corzine Can Now Join in NJ Sports Betting Suit

In breaking news, a New Jersey court on Monday ruled that Jon Corzine can now participate in a suit to legalize sports betting in the state.  Legalized sports betting could bring millions of dolla

Submitted by C Costigan on, Nov/02/2009

Disgraced Ex-NBA Referee Tim Donaghy to be Released

By Frank Fitzpatrick, Philly Inquirer Staff Writer

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/02/2009

Books Make Out Well With Giants Loss

The online sportsbooks made out quite well on Sunday with the Giants getting beaten badly by Philadelphia.  All the bookmakers had the Giants getting the most backing from the sports betting publi

Submitted by C Costigan on, Nov/01/2009

Online Gambling Processors Cave in to US Attorney Office

The Optimal Group Inc.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Oct/30/2009

Corporate Whistle Blower Drops The Hammer On Internet Gambling

Americas Watchdog Corporate Whistleblower Center went right to work on Internet gambling and casinos, soon after then President George Bush signed legislation, that made Internet gaming illegal for

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/29/2009

Nicky Hilton Halloween Bash in Vega

A regular celebrity poker player on the Doyles Room Poker site,  Nicky Hilton will be hosting one of the many Halloween parti

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/28/2009

Online Gambling: Golden Casino Still at Center of MD Investigation

An investigation into online gambling payment processors by the US Attorney's office out of Baltimore, Maryland continues to hone in on the Internet casino Golden Casino.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Oct/28/2009

New York Racing Operation Owner Tied to BetOnLine Case

By Matt Hegarty

www.drf.com

Andrew Berg, the owner of the New York-based racing operation Gumpster Stable, surrendered his license to the New York State Racing and Wagering Board on Oct. 21 after being indicted on charges of recruiting people to bet through an illegal gambling operation (BetOnLine.com), according to regulators and law-enforcement officials.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/28/2009

Sportsbook Reviews: betED 50% World Series Bonus

Here is yet another of Gambling911.com's Sportsbook Reviews, this time focusing on betED.com.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/28/2009

Phil Ivey Poison to Internet Sportsbooks

Internet sportsbooks that offered betting odds on the 2009 World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event are quaking in their boots.


And they've got good reason. 



Submitted by Thomas Somach on, Oct/28/2009

Casino Affiliates: Bodog Becky and the Ayre Heads Hit Stockholm

The Scandinavian Affiliate Super Summit and iGB Affiliates would like to announce that a new breed of reporting for the gaming industry will be unveiled at SASS as CalvinAyre.com's Bec...ky Liggero

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/28/2009

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Submitted by Payton on, Oct/27/2009

It’s Alive! The Curse of Clive

First off, we want to start by saying we like Clive A*****.  There is a demand for Clive in the industry when it comes to marketing expertise.  He's good at what he does.  He's a genuinely nice

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/27/2009

Steve Phillips Girlfriend: Online Sportsbook Offers Odds

By now you may have read the story about how ESPN commentator Steve Phillips had an affair with an ESPN intern and how she pulled a Fatal Attraction on him.

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Oct/27/2009

Bishops of Online Gambling Centre Malta Warn of Addiction

The island nation of Malta may be home to one of the highest concentrations of online gambling firms, but the Bishops of Malta have voiced their concern over gambling and its impact on society. 

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Oct/26/2009

Accused Money Launderer No Longer Involved With Processor

The lawyer for one of two people charged in a probe into online gambling payment processors has told a l

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/26/2009

NFL Conspiracy Against Online Gambling?

Sunday bloody Sunday could be the best way to describe Week 7 of the NFL for online bookmakers.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Oct/26/2009

Online Poker: PIC Club Merge Purge

PIC Club has dissolved its relationship with the Merge Poker Network over the past several days according to numerous reports across the Net.  Merge is best known for its "pot-friendly"

Submitted by C Costigan on, Oct/26/2009

It’s Business As Usual At BetOnLine.com Despite Arrests

BetOnLine.com reps insist that customers monies are safe and that they have nothing to do with any credit business even after thirty individuals connected with the Panama City-based online gambling

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Oct/26/2009

Bookies Get Hit Hard by Colts Cover

The Indianapolis Colts cover was the biggest dagger for online bookies Sunday.  The Colts beat the St.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Oct/25/2009

Breaking News

Gigi Levy Weiss Eyeing NFT Gaming With His $450M NFX Fund

Israeli investor Gigi Levy Weiss now has a fresh $450 million NFX fund to play with and the odds are good he'll be investing in gaming enterprises.

Betting Odds for Diaz vs. Ferguson and Ferguson vs. McGregor Released

Betting Odds for Diaz vs. Ferguson and Ferguson vs. McGregor Released

Ferguson comes in as the +250 underdog versus McGregor.

What is the Early Line on the Michigan Wolverines vs. MSU Spartans Game October 30?

What is the Early Line on the Michigan Wolverines vs. MSU Spartans Game October 30?

There was an early line on the highly anticipated Michigan vs. Michigan State game as both teams come into this game undefeated and will mark the first time these two teams meet with 7-0 records.