Business & Financial

$1.3 Billion Bet With New Jersey Sportsbooks in October

$1.3 Billion Bet With New Jersey Sportsbooks in October

The state broke its own previous monthly record of $1.01 billion.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Nov/17/2021

No Ruling in Florida Sports Betting Yet But Mickey Wants in if it Happens

No Ruling in Florida Sports Betting Yet But Mickey Wants in if it Happens

Ruling in favor of the Seminoles would open floodgates for offshore sportsbooks, local bookies using Pay Per Heads.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Nov/17/2021

Kleiman vs. Wright Case: Defense to Call Expert Witness Likely to Show Hard Drives Tampered With

Kleiman vs. Wright Case: Defense to Call Expert Witness Likely to Show Hard Drives Tampered With

On Tuesday, the plaintiffs concluded their presentation as to why the jury should believe Ira Kleiman when he says he is entitled to what he says is his late brother Dave Kleiman's share of Dr. Craig Wright’s $74 billion fortune.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Nov/16/2021

Bitcoin Slips Below $60,000 First Time in More Than Two Weeks

Bitcoin Slips Below $60,000 First Time in More Than Two Weeks

Bitcoin, the world's biggest and best-known cryptocurrency, slipped below $60,000 on Tuesday, taking losses from a record high of $69,000 struck on Nov. 10 to more than 12%.

Submitted by Reuters on, Nov/16/2021

Hashing It Out With Kal Suurkask of TAAL

While #TAAL works with many industries, the gambling and gaming space is an area that is primed to benefit from the infrastructure services that TAAL can provide.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Nov/16/2021

A Little Creepy: Jonathan Little Slammed for Photographing Homeless Woman, Butt Cheeks to Sell as NFT

Jonathan Little Slammed for Photographing Homeless Man to Sell as NFT

Claims the women were all paid, says the homeless woman was just napping and received $100.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Nov/16/2021

New Jersey Eyes Financial Break for Atlantic City Casinos

New Jersey Eyes Financial Break for Atlantic City Casinos

New Jersey lawmakers are proposing financial relief for Atlantic City’s casinos to help them continue to recover from the coronavirus pandemic by exempting two of the industry’s fastest-growing revenue streams from calculations on how much the casinos should pay the city.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Nov/16/2021

Kleiman v Wright Trial Update: Just Who Exactly is Funding This Suit?

Kleiman v Wright Trial Update: Just Who Exactly is Funding This Suit?

Plus there are crypto tax provisions in that infastructure bill signed into law in the USA Monday that investors need to be made aware of.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Nov/15/2021

Kyle Bass Says The Big Money Already Made in Bitcoin: Where to Put Your Cash Now

Kyle Bass Says The Big Money Already Made in Bitcoin: Where to Put Your Cash Now

Forget bitcoin as the “perfect substitute or a great substitute for gold and/or an inflation protector," Kyle Bass, chief investment officer of Hayman Capital Management, told Market Watch over the weekend.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Nov/15/2021

CoinBase Hit With Lawsuit Over Hacked Accounts

CoinBase Hit With Lawsuit Over Hacked Accounts

Hackers stole from the accounts of at least 6,000 customers of Coinbase Global Inc (COIN.O), according to a breach notification letter sent by the cryptocurrency exchange to affected customers.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Nov/13/2021

Slot Players Claim Casino Refusing to Pay Jackpots

Slot Players Claim Casino Refusing to Pay Jackpots

A Pennsylvania woman is suing the manufacturer of a popular online slots game, claiming it wrongly refused to pay her a $100,000 jackpot due to "a bug" in the product.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Nov/13/2021

Can I Bet on MyBookie.ag From Oregon?

Can I Bet on MyBookie.ag From Oregon?

While MyBookie.ag is accessible from Oregon, they are not currently endorsed by Gambling911.com.  We recommend Wager6, which is currently offering a generous 200% signup bonus exclusive to Gambling911 readers.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Nov/12/2021

Arkansas State Panel to Consider Legalizing Mobile Sports Betting

The Arkansas Racing Commission plans to consider a rule change next week that would legalize mobile sports betting in the state, according to Arkansas Online.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Nov/12/2021

Could Taproot’s ‘Privacy’ Features Make BTC Illegal?

Could Taproot’s ‘Privacy’ Features Make BTC Illegal?

Bitcoin (CCC:BTC-USD) crypto is set to undergo a major upgrade on Nov. 16 called Taproot and our colleagues over at CoinGeek suggest their could be consequences even if an initial boost in price is realized.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Nov/12/2021

Kleiman vs. Wright Case: What’s the deal with the ATO documents?

Kleiman vs. Wright Case: What’s the deal with the ATO documents?

The plaintiffs in this trial have opted to review a series of audits and investigations conducted by the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) into Dr. Wright’s businesses in Australia.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Nov/12/2021

Ocean Casino Resort Announces Partnership With Interactive Gaming and Sports Betting Company Elys Game Technology

“We are excited to partner with USBookmaking to capitalize on their expertise, offering a best-in-class experience,” said Bill Callahan, Interim Chief Executive Officer for Ocean Casino Resort. “As Ocean continues to strengthen its position within Atlantic City, the addition of a renowned organization such as USBookmaking should only serve to bolster our land-based wagering product.”

Submitted by Press Release on, Nov/11/2021

Wright Attorneys Warn Exchanges They May Not Be Able to Use Bitcoin Name

Wright Attorneys Warn Exchanges They May Not Be Able to Use Bitcoin Name

Coinbase reportedly fails to notify investors of potential legal action according to a report filed by our colleagues CoinGeek.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Nov/11/2021

Judge in Florida Sports Betting Case Expected to Make Summary Judgement Monday

Judge in Florida Sports Betting Case Expected to Make Summary Judgement Monday

A favorable ruling for the Seminoles would bode well for offshore sportsbooks that have long argued that bets take place at the server location, not where the gambler is physically located.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Nov/11/2021

Can't Bet on FanDuel From NC: New Bill Re-Emerges

Can't Bet on FanDuel From NC: New Bill Re-Emerges

To date, only William Hill and Caesar’s Entertainment have a foothold in the state through licensing but mobile sports betting does not yet exists and there appears to be no big rush to embrace it.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Nov/11/2021

Is MyBookie.ag Legal in Arizona?

Is MyBookie.ag Legal in Arizona?

MyBookie.ag is accessible to bet on from Arizona though it is not licensed in-state.  The company is licensed in Curacao and Costa Rica.  Gambling911.com recommends Jazz Sports for all your betting needs in Arizona.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Nov/10/2021

Is Bovada Legal in Alabama?

Is Bovada Legal in Alabama? 2019 Tide Early Outlook

With so many folks in Alabama looking to bet on their beloved Crimson Tide this coming College Football season, we ask if Bovada is legal in their state.  The answer is a resounding YES and, even better, there are many other top online sportsbooks accessible from Alabama.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Nov/10/2021

Trial of the Century: Dr. Craig Wright Says Starting Bitcoin "Basically Ended My Marriage"

Trial of the Century: Dr. Craig Wright Says Starting Bitcoin "Basically Ended My Marriage"

Wright described the relationship between himself and Dave Kleiman, including the role Dave played in his decision to embark upon the Bitcoin project—against the wishes of his own wife at the time.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Nov/10/2021

U.S. Casinos Have Best Quarter Ever, Fueled by Online and Sports Bets

U.S. Casinos Have Best Quarter Ever, Fueled by Online and Sports Bets

The nation's commercial casinos won nearly $14 billion in the third quarter of this year, marking the industry's best quarter ever, and pushing U.S. casino revenue past what it was for all of 2020, according to figures released Tuesday.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Nov/10/2021

Christian Solomine: Disrupting Cashless Gaming with BitBoss Stablecoin

Christian Solomine: Disrupting Cashless Gaming with BitBoss Stablecoin

Christian Solomine, a seven-year payments and gaming industry vet, recently joined the BitBoss team to help the company increase awareness of what it has to offer.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Nov/10/2021

Kurt Wuckert Jr Breaks Down What Transpired in the Kleiman-Wright Trial Tuesday

The Ira Kleiman vs Dr. Craig S. Wright trial continued Tuesday.  Why it matters:  A Miami jury is ultimately tasked with determining the legal identity of Satoshi Nakamoto, author of the Bitcoin white paper and the legal owner of nearly $69 billion in Bitcoin.  Whomever gets that $69 billion in Bitcoin will automatically become one of the twenty richest men in the world.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Nov/09/2021

Can't Bet UConn Games From Connecticut

You can bet on UConn games from Connecticut with books based outside the state or your other option is to bet on entire series as opposed to single games.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Nov/09/2021

Bitcoin, Ether Scale New Peaks as Enthusiasm for Cryptocurrency Adoption Drives Flows Into Asset Class

Bitcoin and ether made record peaks in Asia trade on Tuesday, with enthusiasm for cryptocurrency adoption and worry about inflation driving momentum and flows into the asset class.

Submitted by Reuters on, Nov/09/2021

Barstool Sports Shut Out of NY Sports Betting Following "Rough Sex" Allegations

Barstool Sports Shut Out of NY Sports Betting Following "Rough Sex" Allegations

Woman claimed sex was "so rough I felt like I was being raped he video taped me and spit in my mouth and choked me so hard I couldn't breathe."

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Nov/08/2021

Any Sportsbooks That Do Not Cap Winnings in Tennessee

Any Sportsbooks That Do Not Cap Winnings in Tennessee

Members of Tennessee’s Sports Wagering Advisory Council meet Tuesday to discuss doing away with controversial 90% cap on winnings.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Nov/08/2021

Trial of the Century: Dr. Wright Expected to Take the Stand Monday

Trial of the Century: Dr. Wright Expected to Take the Stand Monday

There was a bit of a character assassination Friday in the much talked about Ira Kleiman vs Dr. Craig S. Wright trial.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Nov/07/2021

Breaking News

Is NYC Really Getting a Casino?

Is NYC Really Getting a Casino?

New York City could become the next Las Vegas.  New York Governor Kathy Hochul on Tuesday proposed a $216.3 billion budget that would bring casino gambling to the Big Apple.

Why The 49ers Might Not Cover The Spread Against The Packers

Why The 49ers Might Not Cover The Spread Against The Packers

The Packers are 11-1 Against The Spread in their last 12 games following a Straight Up loss.

Why The Packers Might Not Cover The Spread Against The 49ers

Why The Packers Might Not Cover The Spread Against The 49ers

The Green Bay Packers host the San Francisco 49ers Saturday in a Divisional Playoffs game with the line set at Packers -6.  That spread may be too much considering how well San Francisco has played of late.  Here are some reasons why Green Bay might not cover the 5-point spread.