Gambling

NFL Wants to Testify at House Sports Betting Hearing Later This Month

NFL Wants to Testify at House Sports Betting Hearing Later This Month

A hearing related to sports betting is supposed to be scheduled September 27 and the National Football League is more than willing to testify before it according to reports.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/17/2018

Macau Begins Cleanup Following Powerful Typhoon

Macau Begins Cleanup Following Powerful Typhoon

Packing winds of more than 200 kph (125 mph) at its peak, tropical cyclone Mangkhut is considered the strongest to hit the region this year.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/17/2018

Macau Shuts Down for First Time Ever

Macau Shuts Down for First Time Ever

A massive typhoon has resulted in Macau closing its casinos Saturday, the first time they have ever had to do so.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/16/2018

Where Can I Watch, Bet the Khabib-McGregor Fight Springfield MA

Many sports bars throughout the Springfield, MA area will be showing the much anticipated Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor UFC 229 fight and this includes the newly opened Springfield MGM Casino.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/16/2018

Firefox to Introduce its Own Affiliate-Tracking Block Feature

With all the recent talk in the affiliate community related to Apple's intention to block cookie tracking from third parties via its Safari browser, now comes word that Mozilla Firefox has an even more aggressive plan in the works.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/14/2018

House Hearing on Sports Betting to Be Held This Month

The U.S. federal government, perhaps at the urging of sports leagues, is determined to oversee legalized sports betting as opposed to allowing states to do so it seems.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/14/2018

AGA to Schumer: 'Get Lost!'

AGA to Schumer:  'Get Lost!'

Democratic Senator Chuck Schumer (New York) is one of the most powerful men in Washington.  Currently serving as the Senate Minority Leader, Schumer has the potential to become Majority Leader if things don't go well for the Republicans this November. Schumer has also indicated he would like to see a federal framework created for sports betting in the United States.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/13/2018

Can I Bet Sports From My Smartphone in West Virginia

Can I Bet Sports From My Smartphone in West Virginia

You can currently place a sports bet from your smartphone or tablet in West Virginia using any of a few dozen international websites, however, all of these sites are prohibited from offering apps in the state of West Virginia.  Access is via their online website only. 

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/13/2018

GVC to Focus on U.S. Market as UK Tightens Controls

The United States will be the biggest regulated market for Europe’s leading gambling companies within five years, GVC Holdings Chief Executive Kenny Alexander said on Thursday after reporting another decline in UK retail revenue.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/13/2018

Sports Betting Soars to $95M in New Jersey in August

Sports betting is a second-inning home run in New Jersey, where gamblers plunked down more than $95 million on sporting events in August, helping Atlantic City's casinos to one of their biggest monthly revenue increases in three decades.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/13/2018

What Does a 5X Sportsbook Bonus Mean?

What Does a 5X Sportsbook Bonus Mean?

When it comes to online sportsbook bonuses, you will often see the term "rollover requirement" with a number like 5X.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/12/2018

100% Sportsbook Deposit Bonus Reviews

100% Sportsbook Deposit Bonus Reviews

Gambling911.com continues its extensive review of online sportsbook bonus programs, today looking at the 100% deposit bonus.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/12/2018

Teen Sentenced for Stealing €150k From Maltese Online Casino Sentenced

Teen Sentenced for Stealing €150k From Maltese Online Casino Sentenced

A teenager from Finland who stole more than €150,000 from an online casino in Malta after discovering a glitch in their software will serve a 20-month sentence.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/12/2018

Sportsbook Bonus Reviews for the 2018 NFL Season: Free Play vs. Free Cash

Which is better?  Free cash or free play bonuses?  This is the question many gamblers will be asking when selecting an online sportsbook for the 2018 NFL betting season.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/11/2018

Content Providers Look to Cash in On Legal Sports Betting in the US

With legal sports betting spreading like wildfire in the United States, it's not surprising that content providers are looking to cash in bigly.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/11/2018

Can I Bet on the FanDuel Sports Betting Site Outside of New Jersey?

FanDuel is now online taking sports bets in what is now a highly saturated New Jersey sports wagering market.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/11/2018

Sports Betting Coming to Arkansas? Voters May Decide

Voters are set to decide whether sports betting should be legalized in the state of Arkansas, though one group looks to stand in the way.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/11/2018

Sports Betting Arrives at Meadowlands as Jets Look Like Serious Contenders Monday Night

Sports Betting Arrives at Meadowlands as Jets Look Like Serious Contenders Monday Night

There were hiccups with the first ever NFL Sunday for the new Meadowlands sportsbook.  Placing bets wasn't the problem.  Getting to the Meadowlands on a day that the Giants were playing and finding somewhere to park was.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/11/2018

MGM Resorts International And The Alliance Of American Football Partner On Sports Betting Technology

MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) and new professional football league, The Alliance of American Football, have entered into a transaction that includes an investment in The Alliance and a three-year sponsorship establishing MGM Resorts as the official sports betting sponsor of The Alliance and exclusive gaming partner.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/10/2018

Employee Charged in Casino Heist

Courtney Deandrea Stanton pleaded not guilty to conspiracy to defraud the United States and employee theft from the casino in which she worked.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/10/2018

888 Sports Betting App Makes Its Debut in NJ

888 Sports Betting App Makes Its Debut in NJ

888 sports betting app is the 7th in New Jersey, making for a somewhat congested market

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/10/2018

Jerseys on, Wallets Open as Sports Betting Meets NFL season

Jerseys on, Wallets Open as Sports Betting Meets NFL season

Football fans had their jerseys on and their wallets open as pro football season arrived in places where sports betting is newly legal.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/09/2018

Start My Own Sports Betting Site From California

It's never been easier to start your own sports betting site from the state of California. Ever since the U.S. Supreme Court ruled to allow sports betting in all 50 states, one can suddenly feel more confident about operating a sportsbook all their own. 

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/09/2018

Bet Sports Online From Texas

Bet Sports Online From Texas

You can bet sports online from Texas by accessing a few dozen internationally licensed websites, even from your own home.  Despite the U.S. Supreme Court ruling to allow sports betting in all 50 states, some have resisted amending their own state laws, Texas included.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/09/2018

Open an Online Sports Betting Account From My State

You can open an online sports betting account from all 50 states via a few dozen tax-free international websites that are accessible from all of them. 

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/09/2018

Accessing DraftKings Sports Betting App From Outside of New Jersey Might Lead to 'Enforcement Action'

Accessing DraftKings Sports Betting App From Outside of New Jersey Might Lead to 'Enforcement Action'

Trying to access the DraftKings sports betting app outside the state of New Jersey may land you in a whole heap of trouble, so says the ominous message that pops up when one attempts to do so.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/09/2018

Can I Place a Bet on the FanDuel App Outside of New Jersey

Can I Place a Bet on the FanDuel App Outside of New Jersey

The new FanDuel sports betting app is available to everyone though actual real money bets can only be placed while in the state of New Jersey.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/08/2018

Will WinStar World Casino in Oklahoma Soon Have a Sportsbook?

Will WinStar World Casino in Oklahoma Soon Have a Sportsbook?

WinStar World Casino becomes first to partner with NFL

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/07/2018

A Safe Bet: Injury Info Harder to Find Around ACC This Year

North Carolina State coach Dave Doeren was headed out the door when he was asked a follow-up question about an injured player.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/06/2018

What’s The Benefits of Being a Bookie in The 21st Century?

What’s The Benefits of Being a Bookie in The 21st Century?

For as long as humans have been in existence, games have also been present and with it, came the rise of online casinos and sportsbooks, which is also known as bookies. A bookie or bookmaker (in formal language) is a person or a business that creates odds, takes bets and pays out winners. Bookies may or may not be illegal, and the legality thereof all depends on the law of the land in which the bookie operates from.

Submitted by Payton on, Sep/06/2018

Breaking News

Bitcoin Sees Huge Drop Following Weeks of Stability

Bitcoin saw its biggest drop in over a year following weeks of stability.

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Online casino comparison site CasinoGuide relaunches with new design, new features, and new content

CasinoGuide, one of the oldest and biggest online casino portal sites on the web, is relaunching with a fresh new look and feel.

For the most part, poker players and successful gamblers in general tend to hog the glory. While some players rise to titanic levels of popularity, others tend to fade into the background, of no fault of their own. Simply put, there is only so much attention the public can give to professional gamblers. As a result, we have gathered here today not to give even more attention to the likes of Daniel Negreanu, but to talk about the unsung heroes of the industry that deserve more attention than they are current

Gambling Heroes Who Should Be Featured Over and Over Again

For the most part, poker players and successful gamblers in general tend to hog the glory. While some players rise to titanic levels of popularity, others tend to fade into the background, of no fault of their own.