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Is This a Good Time to Start a Sportsbook in Iowa?

Is This a Good Time to Start a Sportsbook in Iowa?

This is an excellent time to start a sportsbook if you are living in the state of Iowa.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jul/27/2019

How Much Would a Bet on Felicia Spencer Pay Out to Upset Cyborg?

How Much Would a Bet on Felicia Spencer Pay Out to Upset Cyborg?

Should Felicia Spencer somehow manage to upset Cris Cyborg in UFC 240 Saturday night, the payout would be a sweet: $375 on a $100 bet.  This fight takes place on Gambling911.com's home turf of Alberta, Canada.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jul/27/2019

Where Can I Bet on the Cyborg-Spencer Fight - UFC 240

Where Can I Bet on the Cyborg-Spencer Fight - UFC 240

You can bet on the Cristiane Justin (professional fight name Cris Cyborg) vs. Felicia Spencer fight with any number of top online sports betting sites no matter where in the world you happen to reside.  BetOnline even has prop bets on Cyborg-Spencer.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jul/27/2019

Early Fortnite World Cup 2019 Best Bets

Early Fortnite World Cup 2019 Best Bets

Cizlucky and Brush were among the dark horses to excel in this year's Fortnite World Cup, an event that has become the most trafficked in the world of eSports for the Gambling911.com website. Cizlucky and Brush winning pays US$675 on a US$100 bet.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jul/27/2019

Where Can I Bet on Cyclones Games From Iowa?

Where Can I Bet on Cyclones Games From Iowa?

With Iowa set to open in-state sportsbooks as early as September 2019, you won't be able to bet on props with your beloved Iowa State Cyclones at any of them.  Instead, sports bettors will still need to rely on those 'ol reliable standbys, the offshore sportsbook.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jul/27/2019

Where Can I Bet on Hawkeyes Games From Iowa?

Where Can I Bet on Hawkeyes Games From Iowa?

With Iowa set to open in-state sportsbooks as early as September 2019, one might be surprised to learn they will not be able to bet their favorite team with any of these establishments, at least not ALL types of bets.  Instead, sports bettors will still need to rely on those 'ol reliable standbys, the offshore sportsbook.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jul/27/2019

Twins-White Sox Betting Preview July 27

The line on the Twins-White Sox game has gone from Minnesota -152 to -172. This line move is in accordance with the early action as nearly 90% of the backing was on Minnesota, even at books now hitting -180.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jul/27/2019

Are the Philadelphia Phillies a Good Play Today - July 27

Are the Philadelphia Phillies a Good Play Today - July 27

The Philadelphia Phillies stand out a bit when we look at the line movement from Braves -132 to -118.  That's nearly a 15 cent move. 

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jul/27/2019

Where Can I Bet on Sports From Arizona?

Where Can I Bet on Sports From Arizona?

You can bet on sports from Arizona with any number of top online sportsbooks.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Jul/26/2019

Where Can I Bet Fortnite World Cup Odds to Win 2019

Where Can I Bet Fortnite World Cup Odds to Win 2019

You can bet the winner of the 2019 Fortnite World Cup at a handful of online gambling sites.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jul/26/2019

Where Can I Watch, Bet UFC 240 From Illinois: Chicago

The US Supreme Court recently ruled to allow sports betting nationwide. To date, Illinois does not offer in-state sportsbooks, however, a host of international sites will be taking bets on UFC 240 and Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar online from Illinois.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jul/26/2019

Where Can I Watch, Bet UFC 240 From Ohio: Cincinnati, Cleveland, Akron, Columbus, Dayton, More

Where Can I Watch, Bet UFC 240 From Ohio: Cincinnati, Cleveland, Akron, Columbus, Dayton, More

The US Supreme Court recently ruled to allow sports betting nationwide. To date, Ohio does not offer in-state sportsbooks, however, a host of international sites will be taking bets on UFC 240 and Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar as well as Cris Cyborg vs. Felicia Spencer online from California.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jul/26/2019

Where Can I Watch, Bet UFC 240 From New York: NYC, Buffalo, Rochester More

Where Can I Watch, Bet UFC 240 From New York: NYC, Buffalo, Rochester More

The US Supreme Court recently ruled to allow sports betting nationwide. Two New York State casinos will offer sports wagering in their facilities while offshore sportsbooks will provide New Yorkers with a means to bet on UFC 240 via their mobile devices and laptops.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jul/26/2019

Giants-Padres Betting Preview, Free Pick July 26

Giants-Padres Betting Preview, Free Pick July 26

You can bet the Giants-Padres game here where both starting pitchers have been solid but coming off bad starts.  San Diego is -132 but we will hone in on the total here: 8, dropping down from 8.5.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jul/26/2019

Cubs vs. Brewers Betting Preview - July 26

Cubs vs. Brewers Betting Preview - July 26

Most books have lowered the line on the Cubs 20 cents with the majority holding around EVEN.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jul/26/2019

Diamondbacks vs. Marlins Betting Preview July 26

Diamondbacks vs. Marlins Betting Preview July 26

The books have moved the Arizona Diamondbacks line up from -170 to -190.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jul/26/2019

Rockies vs. Reds Betting Preview July 26

The line on the Rockies vs. Reds game has dropped as much as 20 cents at some books to Cincinnati -130.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jul/26/2019

Where Can I Watch, Bet UFC 240 From Florida: Miami, Jacksonville, Fort Lauderdale, Orlando, Tampa, Pensacola

Where Can I Watch, Bet UFC 240 From Florida

The US Supreme Court recently ruled to allow sports betting nationwide. To date, Florida does not offer in-state sportsbooks, however, a host of international sites will be taking bets on UFC 240 and Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar online from Florida.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jul/26/2019

Where Can I Watch, Bet UFC 240 From Texas: Houston, Dallas, El Paso, Austin, San Antonio, More

Where Can I Watch, Bet UFC 240 From Texas

The US Supreme Court recently ruled to allow sports betting nationwide. To date, Texas does not offer in-state sportsbooks, however, a host of international sites will be taking bets on UFC 240 and Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar online from Texas.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jul/26/2019

Where Can I Watch, Bet UFC 240 From California: LA, San Francisco, San Diego, Palm Springs, San Bernardino, San Jose

Where Can I Watch, Bet UFC 240 From California

The US Supreme Court recently ruled to allow sports betting nationwide. To date, California does not offer in-state sportsbooks, however, a host of international sites will be taking bets on UFC 240 and Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar online from California.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jul/26/2019

Bumgarner Trade Odds: Also Syndergaard, Stroman, Bauer and More

Bumgarner Trade Odds: Also Syndergaard, Stroman, Bauer and More

The good news for San Francisco Giants fans relishing their teams sudden turnaround, Madison Bumgarner is favored by oddsmakers to stay put.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/26/2019

Bronx Bookie Has Lost Over $100K Since NJ Got Into Sports Betting Game

Bronx Bookie Has Lost Over $100K Since NJ Got Into Sports Betting Game

Ever since states began regulating sports betting in the wake of a landmark US Supreme Court ruling last year to legalize the activity, regional bookies have worried gamblers might start walking away in favor of companies that receive the state stamp of approval.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jul/26/2019

UFC 240 Odds and Picks

UFC 240 Odds and Picks

A UFC Featherweight bout between current champ Max Holloway and former UFC lightweight champ Frankie Edgar serves as the main event at UFC 240, taking place Saturday, July 27, 2019 from Rogers Place in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

Submitted by Phil Simon on, Jul/26/2019

Where Can I Bet the Holloway-Edgar Fight Online UFC 240?

Where Can I Bet the Holloway-Edgar Fight Online UFC 240?

You can bet the Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar fight online at any number of top websites.  BetOnline will be offering prop bets for this UFC 240 bout all day Saturday.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jul/26/2019

Melvin Gordon Holdout Could Stretch Into Season, Affect Chargers Odds

Melvin Gordon Holdout Could Stretch Into Season, Affect Chargers Odds

Running back Melvin Gordon's impact on the LA Chargers chance at making the Playoffs cannot be overstated enough with the team currently slated to win at least 10 regular season games.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jul/26/2019

Where to Find Betting on Fortnite Battle Royale

Where to Find Betting on Fortnite Battle Royale

One can find a variety of online gambling sites that take bets on Fortnite Battle Royale, though not all accept bets from every jurisdiction. 

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jul/26/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - July 26, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Friday July 26, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/26/2019

Where Can I Bet the Number of Wins the Carolina Panthers Have in 2019?

Where Can I Bet the Number of Wins the Carolina Panthers Have in 2019?

The Carolina Panthers are expected to win OVER 7.5 games in 2019.  They are priced at -125 to do so in fact.  The UNDER pays $105 for every $100 bet.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jul/25/2019

Where Can I Bet the Fortnite World Cup Online - 2019

Where Can I Bet the Fortnite World Cup Online - 2019

This year's Fortnite World Cup is said to be the most competitive to date.    Odds will be available online.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jul/25/2019

Can I Bet on UNC Tar Heels Games Online From North Carolina?

Can I Bet on UNC Tar Heels Games Online From North Carolina?

The UNC Tar Heels are among the favorites to win the NCAA Men's Championship game year after year.  Those living in North Carolina can bet the Tar Heels online from any number of top licensed offshore sportsbooks.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jul/25/2019

Breaking News

Can't Bet on Rutgers Games From New Jersey?  These Books Look to Capitalize

Can't Bet on Rutgers Games From New Jersey? These Books Look to Capitalize

New Jersey's legalized sportsbooks are going gangbusters, sort of.  Despite there being around a dozen sports betting apps on the New Jersey market, FanDuel and Draftkings own better than 70% of it.  That leaves the other ten or so to fight over crumbs.

Former FanDuel Supervisor Claims She Was Fired Over Controversial $82K Winning Ticket

Former FanDuel Supervisor Claims She Was Fired Over Controversial $82K Winning Ticket

Janine Luppino, of Hackensack, claims she was fired for confronting her supervisors after they refused to pay out a valid $82,000 ticket.

Can I Bet on Sports in Des Moines if I’m Visiting From Minnesota?

Can I Bet on Sports in Des Moines if I’m Visiting From Minnesota?

When visiting Des Moines from Minnesota the Prairie Meadows Casino now offers sports betting at its facility and will soon offer a mobile app available statewide.