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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

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

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

How Blockchain Technology is Changing the Online Gambling Industry

How Blockchain Technology is Changing the Online Gambling Industry

The introduction of internet usage in the gambling industry was a game-changer. Casino owners took advantage and seamlessly integrated the latest technology to improve the user experience. Gamers, on the other hand, enjoyed the freedom and the versatility brought about by internet usage in the industry. They could now engage in any sport and play from casinos of their liking as long as they had an internet connection.

Submitted by Payton 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

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

Mobile Casino Apps Now Driving the Gambling Industry

Mobile Casino Apps Now Driving the Gambling Industry

The future of internet technology is mobile. In the UK, 95 percent of households own a mobile phone. Many mobile phone users own smartphones which help them to shop online and use other digital services. The casino industry is one of the beneficiaries of this mobile revolution. With most gambling operators now running digital casinos, the increase in mobile users helps them target a broader market. 

Submitted by Payton on, Sep/11/2020

Can I Bet at BetOnline From Texas

Can I Bet at BetOnline From Texas

You better believe you can bet on BetOnline from Texas!  Not only that but they just happen to be a long time endorsed sportsbook here at Gambling911.com

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Sep/10/2020

How Can I Deposit Money With a Pennsylvania Sportsbook?

How Can I Deposit Money With a Pennsylvania Sportsbook?

It's becoming more difficult for those living in the state of Pennsylvania to deposit funds into one of the handful of in-state mobile sportsbook operators, so much so that some are claiming one can get monies into an offshore sportsbook much faster these days.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/10/2020

5Dimes Twitter Guy Last Day: Let Us All Have a Drink to End an Era

5Dimes Twitter Guy Last Day: Let Us All Have a Drink to End an Era

5Dimes employees are being let go, as confirmed by none other than the individual who manages their Twitter account.


Jazz is happy to welcome displaced 5Dimes customers - 10% bonus 3 X rollover

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Sep/10/2020

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, Sep/09/2020

The Elephant in the Room: The 5Dimes Affiliate

The Elephant in the Room: The 5Dimes Affiliate

Players aren't the only one's impacted by 5Dimes shutting down the US market.  Some affiliate partners of the site are being paid six figures per month through their packages.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Sep/09/2020

Best Theory We've Seen Regarding 5Dimes Abrupt Shutdown Notice

Best Theory We've Seen Regarding 5Dimes Abrupt Shutdown Notice

If you are looking to make sense of the news that 5Dimes is closing to the US market (under the guise of entering the regulated market no less....there's a better chance of that astroid hitting Earth), Venom OG at SBRForum as a plausible theory.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Sep/08/2020

Books Stopping Transfers With 5Dimes: Employees Caught Off Guard

Books Stopping Transfers With 5Dimes

At least two betting companies, BetAnySports and Heritage, are now stopping book-to-book transfers with 5Dimes as of Tuesday afternoon.  This comes after 5Dimes announced it is shutting down its USA-facing business in hopes of some day gaining access to the United States regulated market.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Sep/08/2020

NBC Acquires a Piece of PointsBet, Another Sportsbook Coming to IL

NBC Acquires a Piece of PointsBet, Another Sportsbook Coming to IL

Late last month, NBCUniversal and the PointsBet online/mobile sportsbook announced a deal in which the former would acquire a nearly 5% stake in the latter.  This followed last week with the Indiana Gaming Commission updating its list of sports betting registrants to include NBCUniversal Media LLC.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/08/2020

BetCRIS Partners With NFL in Latin America

BetCRIS Partners With NFL in Latin America

The National Football League (NFL) and Betcris, one of the main licensed and regulated sports betting operators in Latin America, today announced a new alliance, making Betcris the official betting partner of the NFL in Latin America. The deal will be the first of its kind for the NFL in Mexico, Central America and South America.

Submitted by Press Release on, Sep/08/2020

5Dimes Halts Transfers to BetAnySports

5Dimes Offering Transfers to BetAnyThing

After advising customers that they will be exiting the US market soon, 5Dimes has said that player funds, as well as outstanding futures bets, can be transferred to BetAnyThing.  The later company operates on 5Dimes platform but is under separate ownership.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Sep/08/2020

5Dimes Abruptly Exits US Market

5Dimes Abruptly Exits US Market

5Dimes, with its massive customer database, is closing to the US market as announced Labor Day September 7, 2020.  The company claims it will transfer your funds to a claims administrator who "will attempt to return your balance to you".

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/07/2020

Can I Bet on Bovada From New York?

Can I Bet on Bovada From New York?

Bovada is no longer accessible to new customers from the state of New York.  YouWager is among the dozen or so online gambling sites that do accept customers from the Empire State.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/05/2020

Breaking News

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.

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.

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).