Business & Financial

DraftKings Opening New Headquarters as it Plans Expansion

DraftKings Opening New Headquarters as it Plans Expansion

One of Boston’s largest tech companies is moving into a new corporate headquarters.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/23/2019

Mississippi Casinos Continue Winning Streak

Mississippi Casinos Continue Winning Streak

The hot streak continues for Mississippi casinos, with gambling halls statewide posting another revenue increase in February.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/23/2019

National Gambling Firms 'Getting Smoked' by Regional Sportsbook Operators

National Gambling Firms 'Getting Smoked' by Regional Sportsbook Operators

Why are the national gambling companies Caesars (CZR) and Penn National (PNG) underperforming with their sportsbook operations both in Pennsylvania and New Jersey when compared to regional companies?

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Mar/19/2019

Google Introduces New Gaming Platform Stadia

Google Introduces New Gaming Platform Stadia

Google on Tuesday unveiled a video-game streaming platform called Stadia, positioning itself to take on the traditional video-game business.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/19/2019

This March Madness Bracket Contest Gives You Chance to Win Buffalo Wild Wings Restaurant

This March Madness Bracket Contest Gives You Chance to Win Buffalo Wild Wings Restaurant

With Selection Sunday behind us, B-Dubs is launching its March Madness program to put it on the front lines for all the buzzer beaters, OT thrillers and Cinderella stories.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Mar/19/2019

2019 March Madness Betting Expected to Take in $8.5 Billion

2019 March Madness Betting Expected to Take in $8.5 Billion

$50 million Americans are expected to bet $8.5 billion on this year's March Madness.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Mar/18/2019

Why Good Service is Often Not Praised

Why Good Service is Often Not Praised

Good service is expected and wanted in every industry and it can often be a rare thing in the betting and gaming genre. Bettors have come to expect a certain level of service and they appreciate bookies that go above and beyond the call of duty.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/18/2019

MLB 2019 | Make Money with a Pay Per Head

MLB 2019 | Make Money with a Pay Per Head

The 2019 MLB season is just three weeks away and there is one guarantee; every player wants to beat the bookies.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/18/2019

Why eSports Simpsons Episode Matters

eSports Simpsons Appearance Matters

eSports making its way onto an episode of the Fox animated cartoon series The Simpsons marks a milestone, so says CNBC.

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Mar/18/2019

Jury to Decide What Sands Owes Macau Casino Dealmaker

Jury to Decide What Sands Owes Macau Casino Dealmaker

Hundreds of millions of dollars will be at stake in a Nevada courtroom when attorneys for a Hong Kong businessman tell a jury on Wednesday that Las Vegas Sands owes him hundreds of millions of dollars for helping the company open its first resort in Macau 15 years ago.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/13/2019

Owner Cancels Sale of Former Atlantic Club Casino

The owner of the former Atlantic Club Casino Hotel in New Jersey has canceled a notice to sell the closed property to a Philadelphia-based company.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/05/2019

Sports Betting in South Dakota Fails for Now: Backers Want on Ballot

Sports Betting in South Dakota Fails for Now: Backers Want on Ballot

A South Dakota House panel on Monday rejected a measure proposing that voters should decide on legalizing sports betting in Deadwood, but supporters said they would likely gather signatures to put it on the 2020 ballot anyway.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/04/2019

These States Unlikely to Legalize Sports Betting Any Time Soon

These States Unlikely to Legalize Sports Betting Any Time Soon

A recent 50-state review of sports betting found that California, Florida and Texas are not likely to offer sportsbooks any time soon. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Mar/03/2019

J.League Announces New eSports League in Japan

J.League Announces New eSports League in Japan

J.League, Japan's top domestic soccer division, announced on Friday they will be launching a new esports league in collaboration with the makers of video game Pro Evolution Soccer (PES).

Submitted by Reuters on, Mar/02/2019

Sheldon Adelson has Cancer

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Casino magnate and GOP donor Sheldon Adelson has cancer and has not been at his company’s offices in Las Vegas since around Christmas Day.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Mar/01/2019

Which PayPerHead Reports Are The Most Valuable to Bookies?

Which PayPerHead Reports Are The Most Valuable to Bookies?

The Europa League is secondary to the Champions League in soccer, plenty of excellent squads will battle it out in the Round of 16.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/28/2019

Trustee: Ocean Resort Casino Improving Finances, Performance

Trustee: Ocean Resort Casino Improving Finances, Performance

The man overseeing Atlantic City's Ocean Resort Casino until new owners take over says the property is re-stocked with cash and is already starting to turn around its performance.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Feb/28/2019

Commission Magazine Launches Issue 1 for Online Gambling Affiliates

Commission Magazine Launches Issue 1 for Online Gambling Affiliates

Commission Magazine​ is a new digital magazine that is focused on affiliate marketing, online marketing, business and entrepreneurship. The magazine has just launched issue 1 for February 2019 and is filled with articles ranging from affiliate marketing and search engine optimization (SEO).

Submitted by Press Release on, Feb/28/2019

eSports Odds Calculation and Risk Management With Vlastimil Venclik CEO, oddin.gg

eSports Odds Calculation and Risk Management With Vlastimil Venclik CEO, oddin.gg

Legalsportsreport.com reported that sports betting represents the most popular product among eSports fans. Betting on eSports is more or less identical to betting on traditional sports, with the limitations that the eSports betting product is far less developed than the traditional sports betting product.

Submitted by Press Release on, Feb/27/2019

eSports Punter Wins €43,974 at Ridiculous Odds

eSports Punter Wins €43,974 at Ridiculous Odds

For anyone who thinks betting eSports matchups can't be profitable, look at what happened at Betway this past weekend.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Feb/26/2019

Pay Per Head Bookmaking Benefits

Pay Per Head Bookmaking Benefits

Our friends at PricePerPlayer.com review the top benefits of running one's sportsbook using a Pay Per head software platform.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Feb/26/2019

William Hill Seeks Lead Ad Agency in U.S.

William Hill Seeks Lead Ad Agency in U.S.

One of the world's largest bookmakers, William Hill, is in the hunt for a top ad agency for its U.S.A. brands.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Feb/26/2019

Caesars, Draftkings Ink Multi-State Sports Betting Deal

Caesars, Draftkings Ink Multi-State Sports Betting Deal

Caesars Entertainment and DraftKings have reached a deal to grant DraftKings access to Caesars’ markets in several states.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Feb/25/2019

Oscar Betting Will be Huge in New York ....Thanks to New Jersey

Oscar Betting Will be Huge in New York ....Thanks to New Jersey

The state of New York is yet to offer betting on the Oscars or any other event, sporting or otherwise, online directly but folks living in the Empire State will still be able to place their Oscar bets with a host of international sites.

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Feb/23/2019

Bitcoin Catapults Above $4K Mark

Bitcoin Catapults Above $4K Mark

The cryptocurrency Bitcoin had risen above the $4000 mark Saturday afternoon, trading at $4111 at 2:38 pm EST.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Feb/23/2019

Caesars Offers Few Clues on State of Talks With Carl Icahn

Caesars Entertainment Corp. gave few clues Thursday as to the status of its talks with billionaire Carl Icahn, who has taken a large stake in the casino giant and says he wants fundamental changes in the company.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Feb/22/2019

Betcris Supports Venezuela Aid Live

Betcris Supports Venezuela Aid Live

Betcris, pioneer in the online betting industry, is proud to support Venezuela by participating in Richard Branson’s initiative: Venezuela Aid Live. The goal is to raise $100 million in humanitarian aid for the Venezuelan people.

Submitted by Press Release on, Feb/21/2019

NJ Online Casinos Taking Oscar Bets

NJ Online Casinos Taking Oscar Bets

The New Jersey online casinos have been granted permission to offer betting on the Oscars.

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Feb/20/2019

Betting Shop Critic Chuka Umunna Receives £20,000 Gift From Gambling Exec

Betting Shop Critic Chuka Umunna Receives £20,000 Gift From Gambling Exec

A close ally of Ed Miliband has been accused of hypocrisy by the Tories in the United Kingdom following reports Chuka Umunn accepted a £20,000 gift from a gambling executive.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Feb/20/2019

Sports Betting Software vs. a Pay Per Head

Sports Betting Software vs. a Pay Per Head

Everyone who has ever placed a sports wager has thought about opening their own sportsbook or bookie service.  Heck, most bettors would love to have the glamour and lifestyle that comes from owning a sportsbook.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/19/2019

Breaking News

DraftKings Opening New Headquarters as it Plans Expansion

DraftKings Opening New Headquarters as it Plans Expansion

One of Boston’s largest tech companies is moving into a new corporate headquarters.

Poll Finds Those in Favor of Betting on Pro Sports, Not College

Poll Finds Those in Favor of Betting on Pro Sports, Not College

Scrambling to fill out a March Madness bracket? Betting lunch money that you can pinpoint the Final Four better than co-workers or family?

Politician Admits to Gambling Relapse

Politician Admits to Gambling Relapse

Karen Carter Peterson, a state senator from New Orleans and chair of the Louisiana Democratic Party, admitted to a gambling problem Friday — minutes after WWL-TV posted a news story reporting that she had violated a ban on entering Louisiana casinos.