Business & Financial

Major Sportsbook, Poker Room, Casino Brand Presence by Region

Here you will find the top brands in the online gambling sector and whether they maintain a presence and/or their accessibility in specified regions.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Dec/31/2020

The War on Bitcoin: Arch Enemies Join Forces

The War on Bitcoin: Arch Enemies Join Forces

It appears the five year Civil War within the cryptocurrency space may finally be coming to an end, at least among some bitter foes, all focusing their attention on what they perceive to be the ultimate enemy, Bitcoin SV.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/25/2020

Tennessee Panel OKs 3 Sportsbooks Ahead of Nov Start Goal

Tennessee Panel OKs 3 Sportsbooks Ahead of Nov Start Goal

A Tennessee panel on Wednesday conditionally approved licenses for the first three sportsbook operators under Tennessee’s online-only sports betting program, which is expected to begin allowing wagers on Nov. 1.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Sep/24/2020

BuyBSV.com Now Offers Bank Transfers in US & Canadian Dollars

BuyBSV.com Now Offers Bank Transfers in US & Canadian Dollars

BuyBSV.com, powered by Coinify, are delighted to announce that ALL traders can now complete bank transfers to buy Bitcoin SV in USD, CAD & DKK in addition to the Euro and the British pound.

Submitted by Press Release on, Sep/23/2020

SBR Suspends Rating on 5Dimes, No Likelihood of Remaining in Business

SBR Suspends Rating on 5Dimes, No Likelihood of Remaining in Business

From an A+ to an Incomplete in just a matter of days, Sportsbook Review last week suspended its rating for 5Dimes as complaints mount that the company will not be honoring pending future wagers upon shutting off to the US market on Monday September 21, 2020.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/22/2020

New Sportsbook in USA Gets Cozy With Established Players

New Sportsbook in USA Gets Cozy With Established Players

A new US-licensed sportsbook plans to focus heavily on value.  Vigtory announced its new partnership with data and digital content provider Sportradar.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/22/2020

Can I Bet With MyBookie.ag From Connecticut

Can I Bet With MyBookie.ag From Connecticut

You can bet on MyBookies.ag from Connecticut courtesy of BetOnline, which offers a generous welcome bonus ($1000 max bonus).

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Sep/21/2020

Draftkings Week 2 Losses Staggering

Draftkings Week 2 Losses Staggering

Draftkings was among the sportsbooks that took a hit in Week 2 of the NFL.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Sep/21/2020

Why Online Gambling Companies Need to Incorporate Bitcoin SV

The gambling industry has a lot to gain by adopting Bitcoin SV, and they can learn how at CoinGeek Live. Jimmy Nguyen talks about what you can expect to see with CoinGeek's Rebecca Liggero.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/21/2020

Books Get Crushed in Week 2

Books Get Crushed in Week 2

Books got decimated in Week 2 of the NFL and Seattle's win and cover over New England Monday night was icing on the cake.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Sep/21/2020

New Jersey Online Poker Revenue Dips

New Jersey Online Poker Revenue Dips

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused a lot of major changes over the past few months. This effect has been felt across different industries, with some experiencing a more negative effect than others.

Submitted by Payton on, Sep/21/2020

Rams-Eagles Bookie Line Analysis

Rams-Eagles Bookie Line Analysis

Gambling911.com looks at ways to minimize exposure for local bookies taking action on the Rams-Eagles game Sunday.   A well run Pay Per Head solution can adjust lines accordingly.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Sep/20/2020

CoinGeek Live Presents: Cashless Casinos: How Bitcoin Technology Offers A Better & Safer Gaming Experience

Live from studios in both New York and London experts from the iGaming industry gather to talk about the way forward for the casinos across the world. The conference will, naturally, be virtual but it is far more than just ‘Zoom-heads’ on a black background. This panel will not only offer interaction and questions form delegates but also be broadcast live from The Manhattan Studio (NYC) and Kennington Studios (London) from 10:15am EST on Friday, October 2nd. 

Submitted by Press Release on, Sep/19/2020

Can I Bet With BetOnline From Missouri

Can I Bet With BetOnline From Missouri

Missouri residents and visitors alike are more than welcome to place bets on the BetOnline website.  They have proudly served the US and worldwide market since 1999.  In fact, we here at Gambling911.com were one of the first to visit their office when they first set up that year.  BetOnline offers a generous welcome bonus and plenty of contests (max bonus $1000)

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Sep/19/2020

No Retail Crypto-Wide Bull Run Likely for Rest of 2020

No Retail Crypto-Wide Bull Run Likely for Rest of 2020

Joel Birch, co-founder of automated crypto investing platform Stacked, says crypto prices may still be weighed down by a difficult global economic atmosphere.  His remarks come as the Covid-19 pandemic continues its stranglehold across the globe with a second surge now occurring in Europe.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/17/2020

How Can I Bet Online From South Africa Using Bitcoin

How Can I Bet Online From South Africa Using Bitcoin

Many folks opt to gambling online with sites licensed outside the country of South Africa using Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.  Bitcoin transactions take place in under a few hours and are even available during weekends, all with extremely low fees.  It is important to stay clear of the so-called “Bitcoin Revolution South Africa”.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/15/2020

How Can I Bet Online From Holland Using Bitcoin

How Can I Bet Online From Holland Using Bitcoin

Many folks opt to gambling online with sites licensed outside the country of Holland using Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.  Bitcoin transactions take place in under a few hours and are even available during weekends, all with extremely low fees.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/15/2020

What is the Easiest Way to Buy Bitcoin Over the Internet?

What is the Easiest Way to Buy Bitcoin Over the Internet?

LocalBitcoins.com is an easy way to trade bitcoins person-to-person in an easy, fast, and secure way worldwide, most countries.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/15/2020

How Can I Gamble Online From New Zealand Using Bitcoin

How Can I Gamble Online From New Zealand Using Bitcoin

Many folks opt to gambling online with sites licensed outside the country of New Zealand using Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.  Bitcoin is highly accepted here.  The nation became the first to legalize salary payments by Bitcoin.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/15/2020

How Can I Bet Sports From the United Kingdom (UK), England Using Bitcoin

How Can I Bet Sports From the United Kingdom (UK), England Using Bitcoin

Many folks opt to gambling online with sites licensed outside the country of United Kingdom using Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.  Bitcoin transactions take place in under a few hours and are even available during weekends, all with extremely low fees.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/15/2020

How Can I Bet Sports From Canada Using Bitcoin

How Can I Bet Sports From Canada Using Bitcoin

Many folks opt to gambling online with sites licensed outside the country of Canada using Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.  Bitcoin transactions take place in under a few hours and are even available during weekends, all with extremely low fees.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/15/2020

How Can I Bet Online From India Using Bitcoin

How Can I Bet Online From India Using Bitcoin

Many folks opt to gambling online with sites licensed outside the country of India using Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.  Bitcoin transactions take place in under a few hours and are even available during weekends, all with extremely low fees.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/15/2020

Is Bovada Legal to Bet on From Virginia?

Is Bovada Legal to Bet on From Virginia?

While Bovada is legal to bet on from the commonwealth of Virginia, BetOnline offers much better signup bonuses (max bonus $1000 compared to $250 for Bovada), better lines including a dime line up to -190 in Major League Baseball, and lightning fast payouts, not to mention they have the best credit card acceptance rate in the industry.  BetOnline accepts Mastercard, Visa, American Express and Discover cards. 

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Sep/15/2020

Can I Bet on Draftkings From Tennessee

Draftkings is currently not available in Tennessee but could be soon. Other options include BetOnline where payouts are made in just a few hours, not to mention more attractive lines  You deposit as little as $50 and you will earn a 50% Bonus up to $500. - Betting Limits range from $10 to $5000+.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Sep/14/2020

No Smoking: MGM Resorts Goes Smoke Free on the Strip

No Smoking: MGM Resorts Goes Smoke Free on the Strip

LAS VEGAS (AP) — One of the last Las Vegas Strip resorts to reopen after coronavirus closures will be the first to be smoke-free, MGM Resorts International announced Monday.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Sep/14/2020

Books Get Crushed in Week 1: All Games More Action Than NBA

Books Get Crushed in Week 1: All Games More Action Than NBA

Dave Mason of BetOnline reports that every single NFL matchup, even those showing late, as well as the Monday Night Football game, had more betting action than Sunday's poorly scheduled Clippers-Nuggets Game 6.  This one was the least wagered on Playoffs game thus far.  Denver managed to extend this series into Tuesday.  

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Sep/13/2020

Is Bovada Legal to Bet on From New York

It is technically legal for Bovada to operate in New York though they do not have a state license to do so. While Bovada is good, there are better options available where payouts are made in just a few hours, not to mention more attractive lines  Open your betting account with $100, get a Free $50 CASH.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Sep/12/2020

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From Texas?

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From Texas?

You will not be able to bet using the Draftkings sportsbook app from Texas as that state has no intention to offer sports betting.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/11/2020

SBR Pulls 5Dimes Button, Futures Outcomes Still in Dispute

SBR Pulls 5Dimes Button, Futures Outcomes Still in Dispute

Effective late Friday night, Sports Book Review, the reputable sportsbook grading website, had yanked 5Dimes banners but maintained their grade at an A+.  Earlier in the week 5Dimes announced it will be pulling out of the US market September 25. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/11/2020

Wife of 5Dimes Deceased Owner No Longer Has Time for Sportsbook

Wife of 5Dimes Deceased Owner No Longer Has Time for Sportsbook

The wife of 5Dimes murdered owner no longer felt the staff could run the business the same way her late husband could and opted for a shutdown of the behemoth US-facing sportsbook September 21.  The company will not be entering the US regulated market and it is doubtful 5Dimes will continue to service the rest of the global market.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Sep/11/2020

Breaking News

Online Gambling Champion Ron Paul Has Stroke on Live Stream

Online Gambling Champion Ron Paul Has Stroke on Live Stream

Former Republican Congressman Ron Paul suffered an apparent stroke while appearing on a live stream.  Many may find the video below disturbing.

The War on Bitcoin: Arch Enemies Join Forces

The War on Bitcoin: Arch Enemies Join Forces

It appears the five year Civil War within the cryptocurrency space may finally be coming to an end, at least among some bitter foes, all focusing their attention on what they perceive to be the ultimate enemy, Bitcoin SV.

Biden, Trump Tied in Georgia: Latest Odds

Biden Up in Iowa, Tied in Georgia: Latest Odds

Former US Vice President Joe Biden pays $200 for every $100 bet should he win Georgia, this as the polls are tightening there.