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Elite Sportsbook Goes Online, Isle Keeping Busy With Sportsbook

Isle Casino in Iowa Keeping Busy With Sports Betting, Rhythm City Goes Online

Rhythm City Casino in Davenport, Iowa, now allows sports betting via its website.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Aug/28/2019

Gambling Skills and Strategies

So, you want to be a master gambler but you don’t have to time to sit through hours of online courses, YouTube videos and training. Never fear, we’re going to give you a few skills and strategies that can make you a better gambler in an instant. 

Gambling is vast, from card games to dice games, so well start with the most important detail of gambling, that every gambler must know. 

Submitted by Payton on, Aug/27/2019

Man Sought in Robbery of Two Gas Stations, Then Spotted at Casino

Man Sought in Robbery of Two Gas Stations, Then Spotted at Casino

Police are on the lookout for forty-year-old Everett "Buster" Henry, who is considered armed and dangerous.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Aug/26/2019

Online Sports Betting in West Virgina Finally Thanks to FanDuel

Online Sports Betting in West Virgina Finally Thanks to FanDuel

West Virginia sports betting is coming back online thanks to FanDuel.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/26/2019

Hooters Hotel Casino Becomes OYO

Hooters Hotel Casino Becomes OYO

The Hooters hotel-casino off the Las Vegas Strip has been sold to an Indian hotel company and will be rebranded as the OYO Hotel and Casino.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Aug/26/2019

Hard Rock Sioux City to Open Sportsbook

Hard Rock Sioux City to Open Sportsbook

There are more sportsbooks cropping up in Iowa these days than there is corn, or so it seems.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Aug/25/2019

Diamond Jo FanDuel Sportsbook in Iowa to Open August 29

Diamond Jo FanDuel Sportsbook in Iowa to Open August 29

FanDuel has announced the grand opening of its retail sportsbook at Diamond Jo Casino in Northwood, Iowa, an hour south of Rochester, Minnesota.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/25/2019

Del Lago Casino in NY State Set to Open Draftkings Run Sportsbook Friday

Del Lago Casino in NY State Set to Open Draftkings Run Sportsbook Friday

A Draftkings-run sportsbook is set to open at del Lago Resort Casino just off the New York State Thruway this coming Friday (August 23, 2019).

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/21/2019

The Online Gambling Train Keeps Rolling, What to Expect in 2020

The Online Gambling Train Keeps Rolling, What to Expect in 2020

When the first internet-based casinos were born in the mid-1990s they were nothing like the online casinos of today.

Submitted by Payton on, Aug/20/2019

Can I Bet on Sports in Des Moines if I’m Visiting From Minnesota?

Can I Bet on Sports in Des Moines if I’m Visiting From Minnesota?

When visiting Des Moines from Minnesota the Prairie Meadows Casino now offers sports betting at its facility and will soon offer a mobile app available statewide. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/19/2019

The Best New Payment Options at Casinos in 2019

The Best New Payment Options at Casinos in 2019

Since casinos have become more and more popular through the years there have been many changes in the way that players use the casino.

Submitted by Payton on, Aug/19/2019

Horseshoe Hammond Casino Will Open Sportsbook September 4

The Horseshoe Hammond Casino is expected to become the first in the state of Indiana to open a retail sportsbook operation.  The casino a mile across the border from Illinois and within a half hour drive from Chicago.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Aug/18/2019

New Exclusive Online Casinos You Should Give a Try

New Exclusive Online Casinos You Should Give a Try

The online casino industry just keeps on getting bigger as technology advances and more places become more open to gambling. Surely, the popularity of playing casinos online can be very overwhelming.

Submitted by Payton on, Aug/16/2019

Iowa Casinos Launch Sports Betting

Iowa Casinos Launch Sports Betting

Six Iowa casinos began accepting bets on sporting events Thursday, making the state the 11th in the nation and first in the Midwest to allow such wagering.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Aug/15/2019

Davenport Iowa Wins Out With Sports Betting

Davenport Iowa Wins Out With Sports Betting

Outside of Vegas there are a few US cities that will have easy access to multiple sportsbooks.  Among them, Residents of Memphis can bet in person at a number of Tunica, Mississippi establishments.  In addition to sports betting websites already accessible from out-of-state operators, those in Memphis will soon be able to play on apps with in-state operators. 

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Aug/13/2019

Find a Sportsbook Near Me - USA City Index

With the US Supreme Court ruling to abolish decades long sports betting prohibition last year, sportsbooks are popping up in limited locations based on licensing guidelines for each state.  Open your real money online sports betting account here with just your name, text number and a valid email to claim your up to $1000 free cash bonus (signing up takes under two minutes and available from your state)

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/13/2019

Mobile Sports Betting With In-State Operators to Start Thursday in Iowa

Mobile Sports Betting With In-State Operators to Start Thursday in Iowa

We knew sportsbooks were set to open on Thursday in Iowa.  We didn't realize how close they were to launching mobile wagering.....that same day apparently.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/13/2019

Onerous Tax Would Make Casino in Chicago Unprofitable

Onerous Tax Would Make Casino in Chicago Unprofitable

A casino in Chicago would not make enough profit under current Illinois law to be worth it, a consultant said Tuesday.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Aug/13/2019

32Red, Wayne Rooney 'Exploiting Children' Professor Claims

32Red, Wayne Rooney 'Exploiting Children' Professor Claims

Lawmakers last week criticized former Manchester United star and England captain Wayne Rooney for his decision to wear the number 32 upon joining football club Derby's management team come January.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Aug/13/2019

Iowa Looks to Sports Betting Wins to Collect Back Taxes, Child Support

Iowa Looks to Sports Betting Wins to Collect Back Taxes, Child Support

A legislative committee has delayed a portion of new sports gambling rules that would allow the state to collect some the winnings of those who owe child support, back taxes or criminal debt.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Aug/12/2019

Does Lakeside Hotel & Casino in Osceola Have Sports Betting

Lakeside Hotel & Casino in Osceola, Iowa is set to launch its sportsbook by the start of this football season (2019).  Sports betting, via mobile devices and laptops, is currently only available to those in Iowa from gambling sites licensed outside the US

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/12/2019

When Will Sports Betting Be Available in Omaha?

When Will Sports Betting Be Available in Omaha?

This football season (2019), those living in Omaha will be able to bet sports from Ameristar Casino in Council Bluffs, Iowa, a mere 10 minute drive from the city.  Offshore (internationally licensed) sportsbooks are also accessible from this region.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/12/2019

Does Ameristar Casino Council Bluffs Have Sports Betting

Does Ameristar Casino Council Bluffs Have Sports Betting

Ameristar Casino in Council Bluffs is set to open its sportsbook soon.  Sports betting here will be in easy access to those across the river in Omaha, Nebraska (just a 10 minute drive). 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/12/2019

Online Casinos in Europe

Online Casinos in Europe

The market for online casino in Europe continues to grow and evolve year on year.

Submitted by Payton on, Aug/12/2019

1xBet Site Down Following Allegations of Slow Pays, Porn, Cock Fighting

1xBet Site Down Following Allegations of Slow Pays, Porn, Cock Fighting

The 1XBet.com website has been pulled in the United Kingdom following intense pressure by officials.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Aug/12/2019

Detroit Casinos Prepare for Sports Betting

Despite Michigan not yet approving sports wagering, Detroit casinos are starting to get ready.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/09/2019

8 Charged in Florida Casino Theft

8 Charged in Florida Casino Theft

Eight people accused of stealing more than $5 million from a Florida casino operated by a Native American tribe are facing dozens of charges.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Aug/08/2019

Eldorado Wants to Spin Off Sports Betting Biz

Eldorado Wants to Spin Off Sports Betting Biz

Fresh off its deal to acquire Caesar's, Chief Executive Officer Tom Reeg tells Bloomberg News he sees great potential in spinning off that company's sports-betting and online-gambling businesses.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/08/2019

Sir Mix-A-Lot “I Like Big Bucks” Slot Machines Debut at Seminole Hard Rock

Sir Mix-A-Lot “I Like Big Bucks” Slot Machines Debut at Seminole Hard Rock

Hollywood, Fla. – The iconic lyrics penned by rapper Sir Mix-A-Lot fill the casino floor as Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla. debuted the “I Like Big Bucks” slot machines in early August.

Submitted by Press Release on, Aug/07/2019

What are the Benefits of Choosing a Platform That Offers Multiple Games?

One of the biggest decisions when online gaming is to decide which platform you will be using. There are a multitude of different games out there – some general and appealing to all, while others are so unique and niche that a smaller subset will play them exclusively. With this in mind, it’s important to understand what kind of gaming you want to engage with. So, what are the benefits of choosing a platform that offers a multitude of games?

Submitted by Payton on, Aug/07/2019

Breaking News

Rhode Island Sports Betting Revenue Half What Was Projected

Rhode Island Sports Betting Revenue Half What Was Projected

The Rhode Island Lottery says sports betting revenue in the state is at less than half the projected numbers.

Iowa Sports Betting Pros and Cons - Latest News

Iowa Sports Betting Pros and Cons - Latest News

Gambling911.com has all your latest news as it pertains to legalized sports betting in Iowa.  First we take a quick look at some of the pros and cons. 

Bookies Dream Review

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