Business & Financial

Elys Game Technology and Grand Central Announce Second Sportsbook in Washington D.C.

Elys Game Technology, Corp. (“Elys" or the “Company") (Nasdaq:ELYS)(BER:3UW), an interactive gaming and sports betting technology company, today announced it has entered into an agreement to expand its current partnership with the Grand Central Restaurant and Sportsbook, by establishing a new joint venture (JV) to open a second sportsbook location in Washington D.C.

Submitted by Press Release on, Oct/03/2022

The Larry Fitzgerald Foundation to Join DraftKings in Charity for Breast Cancer Awareness

The Larry Fitzgerald Foundation to Join DraftKings in Charity for Breast Cancer Awareness

Pink ‘Em Program Established in 2019 Has Donated Over $330,000 to Fund Breast Cancer Research Through Free-to-Play Pools

Submitted by Press Release on, Sep/29/2022

Poker Pro Kenna James Teams Up With Ape Poker

Poker Pro Kenna James Teams Up With Ape Poker

James, who got his Start dealing at Hollywood Park Casino in Los Angeles in 1996, has 20 poker titles under his belt already and is considered one of the top experts in the game.

Submitted by Ace King on, Sep/29/2022

"Crazy Eddie" Nephew Sues BetMGM Claiming Online Casino Glitches Led to Losses

Plaintiff is alleging to to have been allowed to gamble in excess of $24 million in 2019 and $5 million during a 6-day period in 2020.  The software provider was just awarded "Most Socially Responsible" by one of the industry's most respected conference organizers.

Submitted by Alejandro Botticelli on, Sep/29/2022

BetFred Handed Down Fine of Nearly £2.9m

BetFred Handed Down Fine of Nearly £2.9m

In one case, a customer reportedly lost £70,000 over a 10-hour period just a day after opening their wagering account.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Sep/28/2022

Rivalry Announces New Date for Virtual Investor Day: Event to be Held on October 12, 2022

Rivalry is an internationally regulated sports betting and media company

Rivalry Corp. (the “Company” or “Rivalry”) (TSXV: RVLY) (OTCQX: RVLCF) (FSE: 9VK), an internationally regulated sports betting and media company, today announced updated timing for its Virtual Investor Day. The event will now be held on Wednesday, October 12, 2022, beginning at 10:00 am EDT.

Submitted by Press Release on, Sep/28/2022

Satoshi Nakamoto a Troll Killer?

Satoshi Nakamoto a Troll Killer?

Cyber-bullying is a real thing and now punishable with up to a year in prison in Japan.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Sep/28/2022

AGS Takes Its Portfolio to a New Level at the 2022 Global Gaming Expo in Las Vegas

AGS Takes Its Portfolio to a New Level at the 2022 Global Gaming Expo in Las Vegas

AGS (NYSE: AGS) or (the “Company”) announced today that it will showcase a new level of product diversity and innovation in all three of its business divisions: Electronic Gaming Machines (“EGM’s”), Table Products, and Interactive at the 2022 Global Gaming Expo (“G2E”) held Oct. 11 – 13 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Submitted by Press Release on, Sep/28/2022

WaPo: Not All Shareholders, Execs Have Stomach to Endure Years of Losses From Sportsbooks

Caesars Sportsbook has already cancelled a quarter-billion dollars in preplanned marketing campaigns while other sites may be subject to costly lawsuits.

Submitted by Alejandro Botticelli on, Sep/27/2022

Sac Bee Calls California Sports Betting Prop Claims of Helping the Homeless "Dodgy"

Sac Bee Calls California Sports Betting Prop Claims of Helping the Homeless "Dodgy"

Sports betting firms and state tribes are spending millions to push two separate sports betting amendments in California, but Ari Plachta of the Sacramento Bee says these advertisements have "ranged from confusing to misleading".

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Sep/27/2022

Ozio Lounge in Washington, DC to Get Sportsbook

Elys Game Technology, Corp. (“Elys" or the “Company") (Nasdaq:ELYS)(BER:3UW), an interactive gaming and sports betting technology company, today announced approval by the DC Department of Small & Local Business Development (DSLBD) of the BetDupont, LLC (“BetDupont”) Certified Business Enterprise Joint Venture (“CBEJV”) between the Company and District Hospitality, LLC (“District Hospitality”) in Washington, DC

Submitted by Press Release on, Sep/27/2022

Entain Voted Most Socially Responsible Gambling Company....After Receiving Record Fine

Entain Voted Most Socially Responsible Gambling Company

Try not to laugh.  The £17M fine last month was specifically for "failure to adhere to social responsibility and anti-money laundering (AML) safeguards."

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Sep/26/2022

How Much Will Spanky Odds Cost? Free Until the 2023 Super Bowl

How Much Will Spanky Odds Cost?  Free Until the 2023 Super Bowl

"I don’t know when (sometime after the SuperBowl) and how much I’m gonna charge. All I’m focused on is getting better and ultimately becoming the best."

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/26/2022

Ape in Poker Takes Steps Into the Metaverse

Ape in Poker Takes Steps Into the Metaverse

The founders behind Ape In Poker have housed an online casino and sportsbook for over five years and are now announcing the grand opening of their Poker Room Cashier, an online platform bridging traditional casino play with cryptocurrency. This is the first step for the company as they migrate into Web3 technology towards the vision of providing players with interactive and immersive experiences.

Submitted by Press Release on, Sep/26/2022

175 Offshore Gambling to be Shut Down in the Philippines

175 Offshore Gambling to be Shut Down in the Philippines

Plus teenagers' exposure to sports betting a risky gamble in Massachusetts as Gaming Commission mulls its options on advertising.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Sep/26/2022

Twitch's Crypto Casino Ban Ignores the Bigger Play

Twitch's Crypto Casino Ban Ignores the Bigger Play

Last week, Gambling911.com reported on how one disgraced streamer admitted to swindling others on Twitch in an effort to support his gambling addiction.  This resulted in a partial ban of some forms of gambling on the popular streaming platform.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Sep/26/2022

Haste Arcade Launches New Monster Bombs Game

Haste Arcade Launches New Monster Bombs Game

The new game features the world’s first physical and digital copy NFT items that can be equipped within the game, along with Haste’s patent-pending Instant Leaderboard Payout™ technology.

Submitted by Press Release on, Sep/26/2022

Software for Betting Odds

Software for Betting Odds

Nowadays there are many different software options available for betting odds and if you are looking to book action then the best option is to go with a state of the art pay per head bookie service. These services provide thousands of betting odds each day for players to bet on and they update all the betting odds up to the second and 24/7. 

Submitted by B.E.Delmer on, Sep/25/2022

How Much Does a College Bookie Make?

How Much Does a College Bookie Make?

When you are in college you are surrounded by fellow students and depending on which school you attend this could mean being on a campus with several thousand people. Young adult men between the ages of 21 to 25 are the fastest growing market in the betting industry.

Submitted by B.E.Delmer on, Sep/25/2022

Can You Be Your Own Bookie?

Can You Be Your Own Bookie?

If you are looking to be your own bookie then the best way to do that would be to utilize a pay per head bookie service. These services are made specifically so anyone can become a bookie and then accept wagers from people they know.

Submitted by B.E.Delmer on, Sep/25/2022

You Can Bet on the Price of Ethereum

You Can Bet on the Price of Ethereum

If you feel it's too risky to own some Ethereum due to price fluctuations, no worries.  Now you can simply place bets on where the price of Ethereum will be at various time frames.  You can also use Ethereum to place bets on BetOnline.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/23/2022

Temporary Sports Betting Licenses in Massachusetts Draw Mixed Reactions: No Launch Date Set Yet

Temporary Sports Betting Licenses Massachusetts Draw Mixed Reactions: No Launch Date Set Yet

A Massachusetts Gaming Commission roundtable at the State House had in attendance representatives from Boston-based DraftKings, UK-based BetFred, FanDuel and Jake Paul’s Betr, among others. 

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Sep/22/2022

'Mouth' vs. Negreanu as the Two Poker Icons Take on 'Living in a Free Country'

'Mouth' vs. Negreanu as the Two Poker Icons Take on 'Living in a Free Country'

Plus there is a silver lining with two-thirds of bettors already bombing out of a $6 million Vegas NFL Contest After Week 2, and the fallout and feuds continue over at Twitch following gambling ban.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Sep/22/2022

World Poker Tour Host 2022 Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open at Seminole Hard Rock

This year’s series features 44 primary events, kicking off with a $400 Deep Stack NLH (Re-Entry) with a $1 Million Guarantee and headlined by a $3,500 WPT Rock ‘N’ Roll Championship boasting a $2 Million Guaranteed prize pool.

Submitted by Press Release on, Sep/22/2022

SBC Barcelona: The Debate Over Betting and Media

SBC Barcelona: The Debate Over Betting and Media

This week's SBC Barcelona Summit was set to conclude on Thursday.  One panel on Wednesday featured a lively discussion related to how betting has partnered with various media outlets.  This is an especially timely topic in light of Disney CEO Bob Chapek made it clear as day last week that the company’s sports network ESPN is looking for a partner with sports gambling.  It should be noted that, in the end, Chapek stated his company would only consider partnering with a sports betting firm, but has no intention of

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/22/2022

Granath v Wright Trial Concludes: Ruling Forthcoming

Magnus Grath vs. Dr. Craig Wright was set to determine if Grath's hateful tweets against Wright can be deemed as lawful in a Norway court.  Proving slander is not enough to have an individual held liable for their actions in the Nordic nation.  Those actions include allegedly mocking a man with autism, including the use of hashtags.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/21/2022

DraftKings Ends Big Promo After Paying Out $75 Million

Plus FC Cincinnati is granted a sports betting license in the state of Ohio as are the Cincinnat Bengals. 

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Sep/21/2022

Twitch Alleged Sex Assault, Gambling Shocker: Bizarro World of Streaming Platform Exposed

Twitch Alleged Sex Assault, Gambling Shocker: Bizarro World of Streaming Platform Exposed

The gambling scandal currently plaguing Twitch has resulted in a popular streamer being banned for allegedly covering up a sex assault.....and it gets worse...if you can keep up with this trainwreck.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Sep/21/2022

Gaming Conference Panel on Regulation to be Hosted by VP Tied to Site Levied Record Fine

Alan Feldman will be headlining a panel discussion on Wednesday Sept. 21 at SBC Barcelona moderated by Martin Lycka, senior vice president American regulatory affairs and responsible gaming for Entain.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Sep/20/2022

Twitch Gambling Scandal Now Tied to Alleged Sexual Assault, Crypto Scheme

A breaking scandal on the streaming site Twitch that has apparently resulted in a gambling ban, is now taking on a life of its own.  Now sexual assault allegations and the promotion of an apparent worthless cryptocurrency have come to light.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Sep/20/2022

Breaking News

MLB Final Week Betting Odds: Judge Total Regular Season HRs Finish, More

MLB Final Week Betting Odds: Judge Total Regular Season HRs Finish, More

The postseason berths in the American League have all been clinched, and there is just one team left to be eliminated in the National League as we head into the final week of the MLB regular season.

Next Badgers Head Coach Betting Odds

Next Badgers Head Coach Betting Odds

BetOnline has created odds on the Badgers next full-time head man, and a name familiar to Badgers and NFL fans tops the list.

Investigation Into "Vibratorgate" Continues as Twitterverse Explodes

Investigation Into "Vibratorgate" Continues as Twitterverse Explodes

Hustler Casino has said neither player will be invited to return to partake in tournament play following allegations that Robbi Jade Lew used a vibration device to gain an unfair advantage at the poker table resulting in an all-in hand for a pot of $269,000 versus Garrett Adelstein.  He accused Lew of cheating.