Gambling

Quebec Proposed Ban on Internet Gambling Sites Shot Down by Superior Court

Quebec Proposed Ban on Internet Gambling Sites Shot Down by Superior Court

Quebec's attempt to ban its citizens' access to online gaming websites unauthorized by the state-run gambling corporation is unconstitutional because it infringes upon federal jurisdiction, indicated a recent Superior Court ruling.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/29/2018

FanDuel Live Scoring Delays Have Customers Fantasizing About DraftKings...But Same Issues

The popular Daily Fantasy Sports provider FanDuel came under fire over the weekend for lagging with their live scoring feature.  The company was investigating the issue.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/29/2018

MGM Looks to Create Online Sports Betting Conglomerate in US With Acquisition Talks

MGM Looks to Create Online Sports Betting Conglomerate in US With Acquisition Talks

MGM Resorts is in talks with British FTSE-listed GVC Holdings to create an online sports betting conglomerate in the United States following the US Supreme Court's ruling to annul a decades long prohibition on sports wagering.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/29/2018

Sports Betting at West Virginia's Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races to Begin Soon

Sports Betting at West Virginia's Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races to Begin Soon

The Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races is scrambling to get its soon-to-open sports book ready in time for the upcoming football season.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/29/2018

Bally’s Wild Wild West Atlantic City to Launch Sports Book

Bally’s Wild Wild West Casino in Atlantic City is slated to open its new sports book as early as next week, though parent company Caesar's has not confirmed an official date.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/28/2018

Ethereum-Based Gambling Site Fomo3D Surges 13,217% in Daily Volume

Ethereum-Based Gambling Site Fomo3D Surges 13,217% in Daily Volume

Fomo3D, an Ethereum-based gambling DApp, has risen a shocking 13,217% over the past 24 hours, leading some to suspect this is an elaborate ponzi scheme.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/28/2018

Does My State Allow Sports Betting Online?

Does My State Allow Sports Betting Online?

Residents of all 50 states have long been able to bet online with several dozen internationally-licensed online sportsbooks, but now that the US Supreme Court has abolished decades long prohibition, many states are scrambling to offer their own sports wagering options, some of which will be available via the Web.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/28/2018

Unibet News

Unibet is listed on the Nasdaq Stockholm and owned by the Kindred Group and is highly rated by casino review site LiveCasino.  Unibet was founded in 1997 and began offering online casino games in 2004.  Gambling911.com has all your Unibet news here

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/27/2018

Kindred Group Will See Another Record Quarter With World Cup Results: Moving Into US Market

Kindred Group CEO Henrik Tjärnström says another record 4th quarter is on tap following positive results with the 2018 FIFA World Cup.  But that event is in the books for another four years.  What’s next for the Kindred Group?

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/27/2018

Meadowlands FanDuel Sportsbook Complaints Mount

Meadowlands FanDuel Sportsbook Complaints Mount

The newly opened FanDuel sportsbook in the Meadowlands of East Rutherford, New Jersey has a lot to learn about how sports wagering actually works.  No, you don't close shop before a game that goes into overtime ends.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/26/2018

MGM Suing Shooting Victims: 'Not in a Million Years Did I Think This Would Happen'

MGM has come under heavy criticism after they opted to sue those affected in last year's Vegas mass shooting.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/25/2018

Betting on Sports 2018 Conference Expected to be Huge Hit

Betting on Sports 2018 Conference Expected to be Huge Hit

With the US Supreme Court recently overturning decades long prohibition against sports betting, it is only fitting that a conference specific to the sector seems to be all the rage heading into August.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/25/2018

Analysis: Gambling Not a Clear-Cut Mississippi State Budget Booster

Will Mississippi take a chance on a lottery? It's a big question lawmakers could answer if Republican Gov. Phil Bryant calls them into special session in the next few weeks.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/24/2018

Shooting Victims Outraged Over MGM's Lawsuit Against Them

Shooting Victims Outraged Over MGM's Lawsuit Against Them

Victims of a mass shooting at a Las Vegas country music festival said Monday they were outraged when they learned they were being sued by the company that owns the hotel where the gunman opened fire.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/23/2018

New Jersey Online Sports Betting Coming With Pointsbet

New Jersey Online Sports Betting Coming With Pointsbet

Australian bookmaker PointsBet will be teaming up with the Meadowlands to offer online sports betting in the state of New Jersey just in time for the football season.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/23/2018

NJ Meadowlands Sports Betting - $3.5M in Sports Bets in 1st 9 Days

Sports betting at New Jersey's Meadowlands has proven quite lucrative well ahead of the upcoming NFL season.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/23/2018

Central European Panel Discussion at CEEGC2018 Budapest to be Moderated by Dr. Robert Skalina

With just 64 days left until the third edition of the Central and Eastern Europen Gaming Conference and Awards will kick off, the organizer are anticipating the 3rd sold out event in their portfolio this year.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/23/2018

MGM Turns to Never-Tested Law to Sue Vegas Shooting Victims

The unprecedented move from MGM Resorts International to sue hundreds of victims of last year’s mass shooting in Las Vegas using an obscure U.S. law never tested in court has been framed by the casino-operator as an effort to avoid years of costly litigation — but the legal maneuver may not play out that way.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/22/2018

Roulette Dealer Fighting for Life Following Stabbing in Casino

Roulette Dealer Fighting for Life Following Stabbing in Casino

The Mirror has posted photos of a roulette dealer who nearly lost his life after being stabbed by a gambler as others watched in horror.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/20/2018

Sports Book Hollywood Casino Tunica

Sports betting is now permitted in the great state of Mississippi.  The Hollywood Casino in Tunica could soon have a sports book.  Mississippi won't have online sports wagering any time soon though

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/20/2018

LeoVegas Exceeds 2018 Q2 Expectations

LeoVegas, the number one ranked online casino group for its live dealer offerings, has exceeded second quarter expectations for 2018.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/20/2018

NCAA to Study Possible Effects of Widespread Legal Wagering

NCAA to Study Possible Effects of Widespread Legal Wagering

The NCAA plans to study how the expansion of legalized betting could affect college athletics and member schools.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/19/2018

Ocean Resort Casino Sports Book Review

Ocean Resort Casino Sports Book is now open and operated by William Hill, one of the leading bookmaking firms in the world.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/19/2018

FanDuel Online Sports Betting Site - New Jersey

FanDuel is set to launch an online sports betting site in the state of New Jersey.  It will be licensed by the Meadowlands Racetrack.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/19/2018

FunFair Technologies Talks Blockchain Solutions for Online Gambling

FunFair Technologies featured one of the most lively discussions at this week's iGB Live in Amsterdam.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/19/2018

KamaGames News

KamaGames News

KamaGames is the largest European social mobile poker operator, with over 530,000 daily active players.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/19/2018

Europe’s Largest Social Mobile Poker Platform Slots Game Reaping Benefits for KamaGames

KamaGames

Having launched in February, KamaGames Slots game is helping to attract female users to Europe's largest social mobile poker platform.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/19/2018

ICE North America 2019 Launch - First Online Gambling Conference in Boston

Online gambling conferences are coming back to the United States following a nearly decade long absence with ICE North America launching in Boston May 2019.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/19/2018

Delaware Park Sports Book Review - Establishment has Some Work to do

Delaware Park Sports Book Review - Establishment has Some Work to do

There is now sports betting at the Delaware Park Casino in Wilmington, DE.  Not much has been said of the sports book, which caters, not only to Delaware gamblers, but also those in Philadelphia. Trying to find a review of the facility and its offerings are quite limited. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/19/2018

Meadowlands FanDuel Branded Sports Betting Launches With $1 Million Wagered

Sports betting for the FanDuel branded sports book raked in over $1 million its first weekend at the Meadowlands Racetrack. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/18/2018

Breaking News

Boring Tunnel with Elon Musk Betting Odds

Boring Tunnel with Elon Musk Betting Odds

BetOnline has posted odds on Elon Musk's Boring Tunnel following news that it will open under LA on December 10.

5Dimes Tony Unlikely to Have Faked His Own Death

Even before this past weekend's news broke that the body of 5Dimes founder Sean "Tony" Creighton had been located by Costa Rican police, a most unusual theory arose that the sportsbook owner had faked his own death. 

Save the Date for Prague Gaming 3, March 12 - 2019 at Vienna House Andel's Prague

Save the Date for Prague Gaming 3, March 12 - 2019 at Vienna House Andel's Prague

Prague – European Gaming Media and Events is proud to announce the official date and location for Prague Gaming Summit 3, which will be held on the 12th of March at Vienna House Andel's Prague.