Gambling

Casino Magnate Steve Wynn on Millennials: Too Much “Dim-Witted” Time on Social Media

Casino magnate Steve Wynn mocked his millennial customers as he emphasized nightclubs and other non-casino parts of his business as the driving force for revenue at his resorts.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/08/2016

Gambling Addict Charged With Killing Bartender, Setting Bar on Fire

A northern Wisconsin man has been charged in the stabbing death of a bartender, then setting said tavern ablaze.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/07/2016

They’re Back! PerHead.com Rejoins the Gambling911 Family

Two years ago we had the opportunity to visit one of the largest and most established Pay Per Head companies, PerHead.com.  It was one of the most state-of-the-art offices in the industry that G911 has ever seen.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/07/2016

Ohio Mayor Under Investigation After Wife Facing 20 Years in Gambling Case

The wife of Lancaster, Ohio Mayor Brian Kuhn is facing up to 20 years prison time after entering a guilty plea on Monday to 11 felony counts, and now it has been revealed that the Mayor himself is under investigation.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/06/2016

Betting on Sports Makes us Part of the Game

Let’s face it, there’s a very small percentage of the world population that manage to become a professional sportsman and depend financially of that particular sport; the majority of us, much to our dismay, don’t have the talent, luck or discipline. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/06/2016

Not Everything That Shines is Gold – Don’t be Stuck With Hidden Costs From Your Pay Per Head

Every sportsbook seems to be offering pay per head services these days, you see it all over the internet. They all claim to have the best service and a lot of them seem legit but as the saying goes not everything that shines is gold.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/06/2016

Enjoy Your Hobbies to the Fullest With Online Wagering

There are some passions that come together like milk and cookies; one of them is sports and gambling.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/06/2016

Phil Mickelson’s Nightmare Continues: Gambling Connection Sentenced for Money Laundering

A California man was sentenced Monday to 12 months and one day in prison for transferring nearly $3 million of pro golfer Phil Mickelson’s money to "an illegal offshore gambling operation."

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/06/2016

Sports Handicapper Philly Prince Victim of Double Attempted Hit and Run

Sports Handicapper Philly Prince Victim of Double Attempted Hit and Run

A popular sports handicapper, Dale Stickel, better known as “The Philly Prince” was nearly twice run over by a vehicle driven by his neighbor in what police believe was an attempted hit and run.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/06/2016

Atlantic City Showboat Hotel to Reopen as Non-Gambling Property

The shuttered Showboat casino hotel will reopen next month - this time as a non-gambling hotel, a developer said Friday.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/03/2016

Macon-Bibb County Bookies

Bookies are prevalent within the Macon-Bibb County region of Georgia.  In a 2012 referendum, voters approved the consolidation of Macon and Bibb County.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/03/2016

Gambling, Porn, Drug Usage, Shaking Cherry Trees Will Get Chinese Tourists Banned

Gambling ranked among the infractions that will get tourists banned from visiting China....So is shaking and climbing a cherry blossom tree.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/03/2016

Lobbyist in Illegal Gambling Case May Have Worn Wire for Feds

Once dubbed “The King of Hollywood”, for the power he wielded over the South Florida city (not Hollywood, California), mega lobbyist Alan Koslow pleaded not guilty to money laundering Thursday morning.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/02/2016

Professional Gambler Billy Walters Bail Set at $25 Mil in Case Tied to Phil Mickelson

A Las Vegas professional gambler and golf course developer, Billy Walters, was ordered to post a $25 million bond, to be secured by $10 million in cash or property, after he pleaded not guilty in New York Wednesday.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/02/2016

BetOwi, TonyBet Complaints Continue to File in

More complaints have come in against Costa Rica-based BetOWI and Slovenia-based TonyBet as detailed at the SportsBookReview.com website. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/01/2016

Macau Revenue Dips Nearly 10 Percent in May

Macau, the world’s biggest casino hub, posted a drop of 9.6 percent in gambling revenue for May, with the pace of decline accelerating from the previous month, as wealthy gamblers continued to steer clear of the southern Chinese territory.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/01/2016

Las Vegas Sands Settles Dispute With Former CEO for $75 Million

Sands China Ltd, the Macau casino company controlled by U.S. billionaire and prominent Republican donor Sheldon Adelson, said its parent Las Vegas Sands Corp has settled a lawsuit filed by a former chief executive, bringing an end to a near six-year legal battle.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/01/2016

MGM Gets 50 Percent Stake in Atlantic City’s Borgata Hotel

Boyd Gaming said Tuesday it's selling its 50 percent stake in Atlantic City's top casino to MGM Resorts International, which owns the other half.

Submitted by Guest on, May/31/2016

UGA Bookie Pleads Guilty: Ran Betting Business From Campus Apartment

A University of Georgia student has plead guilty for bookmaking on the college’s Athens campus.

Submitted by Guest on, May/31/2016

Online Sales Result in Record Lottery Sales

Online Sales Result in Record Lottery Sales

The internet is driving up ticket sales across the world according to a recent report in the UK. Despite being a relatively new addition to the iGaming world, online lottery sites are gradually winning over players and that's created a renewed sense of interest in the game.

Submitted by Payton on, May/31/2016

11 States Could Legalize Daily Fantasy Sports By Year’s End

11 States Could Legalize Daily Fantasy Sports By Year’s End

As many as 11 states may adopt regulations permitting and regulating daily fantasy sports by the end of the year, according to an analyst who closely tracks the issue.

Submitted by Guest on, May/31/2016

Man Loses Wife as Part of Bizarre Bet

A man bet away his wife as part of an Indian Premier League (IPL) wager with another man.

Submitted by Thomas Somach on, May/30/2016

Nevada Gambling Revenue Down 2 Percent in April

LAS VEGAS (Associated Press) — Nevada gambling revenue was down more than 2 percent in April compared with last year, in part due to a quirk in how the state counts slot revenue.

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Submitted by Guest on, May/28/2016

Evolution of Sports Gambling in the 21st Century

There is sufficient evidence that humans have been gambling since the dawn of time to make the assumption that gambling is in fact instinctual.

Submitted by Guest on, May/28/2016

And the Top Sportsbook of the Year is the One You Love

There are a lot of reviews out there about which sportsbook is the best, and while I believe reviews have a place and can be extremely valuable it is hard to find an honest no hidden agenda assessment these days.

Submitted by Guest on, May/28/2016

NBA Commish Adam Silver Gets It When It Comes To Betting

Adam Silver gets it, and he's going to keep repeating it until people finally listen.  Forget the conspiracy theories about No. 1 picks and why Draymond Green gets to play after a couple well placed kicks.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/27/2016

Online Gambling Website StakeStake.com Operators Arrested: Ties to the Mob

Six men were arrested and charged with running the online gambling website StakeStake.com Thursday. 

Submitted by Guest on, May/26/2016

Gambling Kingpin ‘Elvis’ has Extensive Arrest History

A man accused of running a multi-million dollar sports betting ring in three different states has a history of gambling arrests dating back several years.

Submitted by Guest on, May/26/2016

46 Arrested in Massive Multi-State Gambling Bust: 'Elvis' Among Those Taken Down

46 individuals from three states have been arrested in what investigators say is a large-scale criminal enterprise involving gambling, money laundering and racketeering.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/25/2016

Online Gambling Experts Suggest Smart Phone Usage Will Cause Industry to Explode

People attending a major gambling conference say Internet gambling has tremendous growth potential in the United States as the use of smartphones continues to grow.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/25/2016

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Americas Cardroom Ups Ante From MOSS to OSS

After a successful week for micro-stakes players, Americas Cardroom is upping the ante from MOSS to OSS.

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Will Trump Release His Tax Return and South Carolina Going Blue? Latest Odds

The good folks at MyBookie have released betting odds on whether GOP nominee for US President Donald Trump will release his taxes prior to Election Day.