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Hampton vs. Manhattan Betting Line – Jaspers a -9 Favorite

The Hampton vs. Manhattan betting line for the Pirates-Jaspers NCAA Tournament First Round game can be found at Sportsook. HAMPTON PIRATES (16-17) vs. MANHATTAN JASPERS (19-13) NCAA Tournament – First Round Sportsbook.ag Line: Manhattan -9, Total: 140.5
Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Mar/17/2015

Texas Southern vs. Arizona Betting Line: Wildcats Odds to Win the NCAA Title

The Texas Southern vs. Arizona betting line was available at BetPhoenix.ag.  The Wildcats odds of winning the 2015 NCAA Title Championship were set at 8-1.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Mar/17/2015

Georgia State vs. Baylor Betting Line: Panthers, Bears Odds to Win Championship

The Georgia State vs. Baylor betting line was available at BetPhoenix.ag.  The Panthers and Baylor odds to win the 2015 NCAA title were also available. 

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Mar/17/2015

UAB vs. Iowa State Betting Line: Blazers, Cyclones Odds to Win 2015 NCAA Title

The UAB vs. Iowa State betting line was available at BetPhoenix.ag.  The Blazers and Cyclones odds to win the 2015 NCAA title were also available. 

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Mar/16/2015

Northeastern vs. Notre Dame Betting Line: Fighting Irish, Huskies Odds to Win

The Northeastern vs. Notre Dame betting line was available at BetPhoenix.ag.  The Fighting Irish odds to win the 2015 NCAA Tournament were set at 30-1 while the Huskies were set at odds of 600-1 as part of the field option.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Mar/16/2015

Roundup of 65 in Atlanta-Area NCAA Basketball Tournament Betting Ring

WSB-TV Atlanta was reporting late Monday that Alpharetta police were booking about 65 people into jail in connection with an illegal gambling operation.  

Police said they moved in on Pepperoni's Tavern on Old Milton Parkway at about 9 p.m. Monday.

Law enforcement claim the investigation is tied to a major NCAA College Basketball tournament betting ring.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Mar/16/2015

Pete Rose Submits Application to be Reinstated Into Baseball: Punished for Betting

Arguably one of the greatest Major League Baseball players of all time, Pete Rose, was banned from the sport back in 1989.  His crime: Betting on the Cincinnati Reds while managing the team.

Rose has tried and failed to be reinstated into Major League Baseball in September 1997 and November 2002 with Commissioner Bud Selig never ruling on the application. 

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Mar/16/2015

2015 NCAA Free Bracket Contest From DSI

BetDSI.com was offering its 2015 NCAA free bracket contest for a share of over $1 million

The object of this contest is to have the closest thing to a perfect bracket, since actually hitting a perfect bracket has never happened before.

Selling Points:

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Mar/16/2015

One Last Time: NJ Heads to Court Over Sports Betting Legalization

NEWARK, N.J. — (Associated Press) - The 2 1/2-year legal battle over sports gambling in New Jersey is moving back to court.

Lawyers representing the state will argue before the 3rd U.S. Circuit of Appeals in Philadelphia on Tuesday. They'll be opposed by attorneys representing the NCAA and the four major pro sports leagues.

The leagues sued the state in 2012 to stop New Jersey from going ahead with a law allowing sports gambling. Currently only Nevada allows betting on individual games at betting locations known as sports books.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/16/2015

Handicapping the NCAA - NIT Tourneys for 2015 March Madness

Tony George, a long time special contributor to the Gambling911.com website and proprietor of TonyGeorgeSports.com teaches us about handicapping the NCAA and NIT tourneys. 

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Submitted by Tony George on, Mar/16/2015

Daily Fantasy NBA Picks, Salaries and Betting Lines – March 16

Gambling911.com has your daily fantasy NBA picks, salaries and betting lines for March 16 games.  Note we could have additional plays during the afternoon so be sure to check back. 

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Mar/16/2015

College Basketball NCAA Tournament Betting Lines – 2015: Kentucky Even Odds

Gambling911com has your College Basketball NCAA Tournament betting lines for 2015 courtesy of our friends at Bookmaker.

Most of the game lines can be found below.  Others can be found at Bookmaker here.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Mar/15/2015

Daily Fantasy NBA Player Value Watch – March 16: Nerlens Noel Red Hot

Gambling911.com has your daily fantasy NBA player watch for the upcoming days.  This is an easy to follow analysis broken down by date then by individual player.  Keep in mind, players are regularly added to these Value Watches so you may wish to come back for updates.

Who to Consider Daily:

March 16 -  DeMar DeRozan, Damian Lillard, Nerlens Noel

March 17 – Gerald Henderson, *James Harden

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Mar/15/2015

Bracket Pools' Popularity Illustrates NCAA's Struggle With Sports Gambling

(Associated Press) - For the next three weeks, according to gaming industry estimates, nearly 40 million Americans will gamble more than $2 billion on the outcome of a tournament featuring the nation's best unpaid basketball players.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/15/2015

MSU vs. Wisconsin Betting Line – Big Ten Men’s Tournament Final

The MSU vs. Wisconsin betting line for Sunday’s American Men’s Championship was available at AceSportsbook.com.

The Badgers come into this game as a -7 favorite.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Mar/15/2015

UConn vs. SMU Betting Line – American Men’s Championship Odds

The UConn vs. SMU betting line for Sunday’s American Men’s Championship was available at AceSportsbook.com.

No. 20 SMU will try to claim its first conference title in 27 years while UConn seeks its 12th league crown in Sunday's AAC championship game in Hartford.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Mar/15/2015

Daily Fantasy NBA Picks, Salaries and Odds for Mar 15

Gambling911.com has all your NBA daily fantasy picks, salaries and betting lines for March 15 courtesy of our friends at Betonline.

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Fantasy Picks to Ponder for Sunday:

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Mar/14/2015

Arkansas vs. Kentucky Betting Line - SEC Men’s Tournament Final Odds 2015

The Arkansas vs. Kentucky betting line for the SEC Men’s Tournament Final 2015 was available at BetOnline.

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Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Mar/14/2015

Selection Sunday to Kick Off Huge 2015 NCAA Tournament Betting Frenzy

It’s the moment all sports bettors have been waiting for after a lull in big wagering events after the Super Bowl.  The 2015 NCAA Tournament betting is about to get underway and Gambling911.com will have every game preview with extensive gambling stats to provide you with that special edge.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Mar/14/2015

Daily Fantasy NBA Player Value Watch – Aaron Brooks

Gambling911.com has your daily fantasy NBA player value watch for the Bulls point guard Aaron Brooks, who we see as a strong pick versus both the Thunder on Sunday March 15 and the Raptors on the 20th.   

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Mar/14/2015

Daily Fantasy NBA Player Value Watch – Gerald Henderson

Gambling911.com has your daily fantasy NBA player watch for the Charlotte Hornets Gerald Henderson, who should have some terrific value in the days to come as of March 15, 2015. 

Gerald Henderson (Charlotte - SG) $5.1K – He was averaging 13.2 points, 4.6 rebounds and 4.6 assists on 49 percent shooting over his last five games as of March 14.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Mar/14/2015

Daily Fantasy NBA Player Value Watch – March 15: James Harden Big Days Ahead

Gambling911.com has your daily fantasy NBA player watch for the upcoming days.  This is an easy to follow analysis broken down by alphabetical player order and date.

Who to Consider Daily:

March 15 - Aaron Brooks, James Harden, Trevor Ariza, Eric Gordon, Omer Asik  

March 17 – Gerald Henderson, *James Harden

March 18 – Rudy Gay, Elfrid Payton

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Mar/14/2015

NBA Daily Fantasy Picks, Salaries, Betting Lines – March 14

Gambling911.com has your NBA daily fantasy picks, salaries and betting lines for March 14, which features six games on tap. 

March 14 Players to Ponder – DeMarcus Cousins, Rudy Gay, David West, Roy Hibbert, Bradley Beal, Joe Johnson

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Mar/14/2015

How to Win Money Playing Daily Fantasy Sports

If you are like many readers of the Gambling911.com website and DFS911.com (coming soon), you might be asking yourself: “How can I make money playing daily fantasy sports”?

Well, it’s easier than you might think and doesn’t necessarily incorporate a whole lot of time provided you know where to gather the right information.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Mar/14/2015

Oregon vs. Arizona Betting Line – PAC 12 Men’s Tournament

The Oregon vs. Arizona betting line can be found at MyBookie.ag.  This is the ACC Men’s Tournament Final game.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Mar/14/2015

UNC vs. Notre Dame Betting Line – ACC Men’s Tournament Final

The North Carolina vs. Notre Dame betting line can be found at MyBookie.ag.  This is the ACC Men’s Tournament Final game.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Mar/14/2015

Iowa State vs. Kansas Betting Line – Big 12 Men’s Tournament Championship

The Iowa State vs. Kansas betting line can be found at MyBookie.ag.  This is the Big 12 Men’s Championship Semifinal game.

9th ranked Kansas will gun for its 10th tournament championship against the No. 13 Cyclones on Saturday at 6 pm EST.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Mar/14/2015

MSU vs. Maryland Betting Line – Big 10 Men’s Tournament Championship

The MSU vs. Maryland betting line can be found at MyBookie.ag.  This is the Big 10 Men’s Championship Semifinal game.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Mar/14/2015

Georgia vs. Arkansas Betting Line – SEC Men’s Championship Semifinal

The Georgia vs. Arkansas betting line can be found at MyBookie.ag.  This is the SEC Men’s Championship Semifinal game.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Mar/14/2015

VCU vs. Davidson Betting Line – Atlantic 10 Men’s Championship Semifinal

The VCU vs. Davidson betting line can be found at MyBookie.ag.  This is the Atlantic 10 Men’s Championship Semifinal game.

The 24th-ranked Wildcats look to win against a Rams team that is trying to get to a fifth straight conference tournament title game.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Mar/14/2015

Breaking News

Mafia Planned to Infiltrate Malta Gambling Sector

Mafia Planned to Infiltrate Malta Gambling Sector

An anti-Mafia investigation in Palermo uncovered “advanced plans” by Mafia clans to relocate their underground activities through online gaming companies in Malta, the Times of Malta is informed.

Doyle Brunson Said to be Doing Some ‘Serious Back Peddling’ in POTUS Bashing

Doyle Brunson Said to be Doing Some ‘Serious Back Peddling’ in POTUS Bashing

Once a big supporter of US President Donald Trump, poker legend Doyle Brunson has made it clear he’s not exactly thrilled with Trump since he’s been in office.  This sentiment was relayed in a tweet Thursday, making reference to this past Tuesday’s Alabama Senate race.

Caesars Bans Player for Being Named in Legendz Sports Indictment

Caesars Bans Poker Player for Being Named in Legendz Sports Indictment

A player suing Caesars Casino for allegedly banning him had previously worked for the now-defunct Legendz Sports, a company the US Government forced to close in 2013.