David Williams: Sex Can Lead to Herpes …And Worse, a Relationship

Jenny Woo here with everyone's favorite:  The Poker Player Twitters.  Did they really say that?

Submitted by Jenny Woo on, May/12/2009

Michael Phelps a Sex and Online Poker Addict

Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps should "get another gold medal for love making" says stripper, Theresa White, in her tell all for the London tabloid

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/11/2009 Online Gambling Top 5 Most Wanted – May 11, 2009

Jenny Woo here with a new feature we'll be offering up on  It's the Top 5 Most Wanted in the world of online gambling. 

Submitted by Jenny Woo on, May/11/2009

Barney Frank: No One Will Be Betting On Sports Matchups

At the behest of professional sports leagues, Congressman  Barney Frank said his legislation announced last week would exempt online wagering on sports matches, even though they have long been a f

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/11/2009

Poker Pro Maria Ho Sober Sats: Drinks LIke a Fish Sun - Fri

Poker pro Maria Ho will cut down on her drinking from 7 days a week to 6.  She announced Saturday as a "sobriety day" (one would think Monday is better for that). 

Submitted by Ace King on, May/10/2009

Clonie Gowen Lawsuit Against Full Tilt Poker Losing Steam

While the Clonie Gowen lawsuit against Tiltware, parent company of FullTilt, is not yet dismissed, the case appears to be losing steam.  Gowen claims she is deserving of a percentage of FullTilt P

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/08/2009

Delaware House Approves Revised Gambling Bill

USA Today reports that the Delaware legislature took the first step toward establishing sports gambling in the state, approving a bill early Friday morning that was opposed by every major sports le

Submitted by Payton on, May/08/2009

Betfair Initiates Legal Action Against Dutch Government

Betfair, one of the world's leading online betting companies, has started legal action against the Dutch government in a court case which could result in a cla

Submitted by Guest on, May/08/2009

European Union to Probe Dutch Online Gambling Ban

The Netherlands has been fertile ground for hosting a series of affiliate conferences geared towards the online gambling community.  But the Dutch Government over the past year has begun cracking

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/08/2009

Mine That Bird Payout: 200 Plus Winning Bets for Kentucky Derby

As previously reported, had offered 2009 Kentucky Derby winner, Mine That Bird, at significantly higher odds than that of Churchill Dow

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/08/2009

Iowa Latest State to Want Sports Betting Legalized

The Des Moines Register reports that one of the most progressive states in the Union, Iowa, may now be looking

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/07/2009

Barney Frank Makes the Television Rounds Talking Online Gambling

Barney Frank's proposed legislation to overturn a 2006 ban on Internet gambling was the talk of the airways Wednesday.  Frank is in high demand to appear on television news programs as he has thru

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/07/2009

Minnesota Web Site “Black List” Challenged in Federal Court

iMEGA today asked the US District Court in Minneapolis to prevent the Minnesota Department of Public Safety (DPS) from enforcing an order it issued to 11 Internet service providers (ISPs), to block

Submitted by Guest on, May/06/2009

ISPs Not Inclined to Comply With Minnesota Online Gambling Order

The Interactive Media Entertainment & Gaming Association ( has heard back from some of the Internet Service Providers ordered by the state of Minne

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/06/2009

Barney Frank Unveils Online Gambling Bill

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Legislation aimed at reversing a three-year-old ban on Americans placing online bets was introduced on Wednesday by U.S.

Submitted by Guest on, May/06/2009

New Online Gambling Legislation Could be Hampered by GOP Plan

Massachusetts Democrat and Financial Services Committee chairman, Barney Frank, prepared to announce a new bill that would overturn the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act (UIGEA), drawn up

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/06/2009

Harrah's Supports Online Gambling Legislation

(Bloomberg) -- Harrah's Entertainment Inc. and Inc. have joined professional poker players in helping support legislation to be introduced today to legalize online gambling.

Submitted by Guest on, May/06/2009

Police Conference on Outlaw Bikers at Casino Attended by Outlaw Bikers

"Yesterday the Hells Angel's met up with some law enforcements top brass at Darwin SkyCity Hotel and Casino in the most unusual of circumstances.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, May/05/2009

Doyle Brunson: A Real Man of Online Gambling

When the going got tough, the tough didn't get going.  Doyle Brunson, the fierce Texas Dolly whose escaped the clutches of death several times throughout his long lifetime, has stood pat for the i

Submitted by Guest on, May/05/2009

iMEGA Letter to ISPs: Reject Minnesota Online Gambling Blocking Order

The Interactive Media Entertainment & Gaming Association (iMEGA) has sent letters to Internet service providers Comcast, AT&T, Verizon and others, alerting them that they need not comply wi

Submitted by Guest on, May/05/2009

Barney Frank to Unveil Online Gambling Bill Wednesday

WASHINGTON, May 5 (Reuters) - U.S. Representative Barney Frank will unveil legislation on Wednesday to roll back a U.S. ban on online gambling, he said in a statement on Tuesday.

Submitted by Guest on, May/05/2009

Kentucky Derby Ratings Best in Over 17 Years: Web Traffic Way Up

2.9 million hits:  That's the amount of traffic received to the website courtesy of the 2009 Kentucky Derby (with a little help from the Manny Pacquiao-Ricky Hatton fight.  On a t

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/04/2009

New Age Symbols, Dolphins Being Used to Lure Sexually Abused Gamblers

A report in the Herald Sun recently suggested that anti-gambling zealots were now claiming poker machine operators in Australia were using New Age symbols to target gamblers who have suffered traum

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, May/04/2009

Wrestlers and Arnold Schwarzenegger Gambling, Poker Connection

Ric Flair recently signed a deal to be a spokesperson for the lottery in the Carolinas...

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/04/2009

Kentucky Derby Hangover After Record Numbers

What recession?  That's what some of us around here at are asking - at least when we look at this past weekend's Kentucky Derby figures....what we have of them.

Preliminary stats show that the Derby brought more traffic through the website, however, final server stats were not immediately available on Sunday as the total had not been fully added up by the scheduled report time.  

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/03/2009

Poker Pro Vanessa Rousso Wins One Million at EPT 25K High Roller

Poker pro Vanessa Rousso informed this evening that she won a cool million (or close to it) at the EPT 25K High Roller Tournament.  We are so excited for her. 

Submitted by Jenny Woo on, May/03/2009

Popular Bookie Joint Time Out Tavern Catches Fire

With many Costa Rican bookies and employees planning to head to the popular Time Out Tavern Bar for the Manny Pacquiao-Ricky Hatton fight Saturday night, an afternoon fire spoiled plans as the esta

Submitted by Guest on, May/02/2009

Mine That Bird Among Biggest Payouts in History of Online Gambling

While Churchill Downs posted odds on Mine That Bird at 50-1, the folks at Sport

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/02/2009

Manny Pacquiao vs Ricky Hatton Fight Odds Another Huge Draw

Following record breaking traffic for the 2009 Kentucky Derby at, gamblers were immediately shifting their attention to another big betting event:  Manny Pacquiao vs.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, May/02/2009

Books Make Out Like Bandits After I Want Revenge is Scratched

I Want Revenge was the most bet on of this year's Kentucky Derby and it is the first time in Derby history that a favorite has been scratched the morning of the race.  A filling was discovered in

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/02/2009

Breaking News

Baseball Betting News: Marlins 1-9 vs. Right-Handed Starter

Plus Astros are 17-4 in their last 21 overall and the Braves are 5-1 in the last 6 meetings vs. the Brewers.

2022 NBA Playoffs Odds Updated as Conference Champions Teams Set

The Western Conference doesn't feature a No. 1 or 2 seed in its finals matchup while the East precisely pairs the top-seeded Heat versus the second-seeded Celtics.

Sports Betting, Events Odds and Previews 2022: Mickelson's Fall From Grace as He Skips Another Major

On Monday, ESPN profiled the dramatic downfall of Phil Mickelson, who has opted to drop out of this week's PGA Championship.