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$1.2 Billion Bet in December With New Jersey Sportsbooks: Revenues Way Down Though

$1.2 Billion Bet in December With New Jersey Sportsbooks: Revenues Way Down Though

A whopping $1.2 billion was wagered on sports in New Jersey during the month of December.  The books won $59.0 million in the month.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/16/2022

How Much Money Do I Need to Start an Online Sportsbook?

In this tutorial we learn how much money is required to run a sportsbook based on the number of players and the maximum amount wagered on average.   We provide specific numbers that can be applied to your own business plan.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/15/2022

Where Can I Bet Sports Near Cincinnati?

Where Can I Bet Sports Near Cincinnati?

Great news Cincinnati!  Ohio has just legalized in-state sports betting.  Retail outlets should be appearing soon, but in the meantime, there are options in neighboring Indiana and online with BetUS.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jan/14/2022

Can't Access the Ignition Casino

Customers were waking up Monday morning to learn they can no longer access the popular Ignition Casino and online poker room online.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jan/11/2022

Is Bovada Legal to Bet on From Ohio?

It is technically legal for Bovada to operate in Ohio 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  Jazz offers anonymous betting accounts with just a valid email.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Jan/10/2022

Place Your Bets: Mobile Sports Gambling Launches in NY

The state’s gaming commission had announced on Thursday that four of the nine mobile sports wagering operators it selected in November were approved to accept bets starting Saturday.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/10/2022

The Most Popular Casino Games in European Countries

The Most Popular Casino Games in European Countries

The majority of the famous live casino games today can be traced back to Europe. In fact, blackjack, roulette, and baccarat have all gained popularity on this continent. While it might be difficult to pinpoint one particular game, this article highlights a list of games that have gained a stable foothold across European countries. 

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/10/2022

Georgia House Speaker Endorses Legalizing Gambling, Sports Betting

Georgia House Speaker Endorses Legalizing Gambling, Sports Betting

Georgia has long been among the staunchest opponents to legalized gambling in the US, but the tide may soon be changing.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jan/06/2022

When Will Mobile Sports Betting Apps Launch in New York State?

When Will Mobile Sports Betting Apps Launch in New York State?

The New York State Gaming Commission has approved four licensees to launch mobile sports betting as early as this Saturday, January 8 effective 9 am.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jan/06/2022

Investments in New Projects on Tap for 2022 in Atlantic City

Investments in New Projects on Tap for 2022 in Atlantic City

Atlantic City’s casinos are forging ahead with ambitious new projects in 2022, even as the coronavirus pandemic continues to make it harder to do business.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/03/2022

New Federal Law Affirms a Catawba Casino in the Charlotte Metro Area

New Federal Law Affirms a Catawba Casino in the Charlotte Metro Area

A new federal law affirms the operation of a casino in North Carolina by the South Carolina-based Catawba Indian Nation, ending a yearslong dispute between the tribes.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/03/2022

November Best Month Ever for Nevada Sports Betting

November Best Month Ever for Nevada Sports Betting

November 2021 was the most lucrative month ever for the Silver State.  An impressive milestone considering how long Nevada has offered the activity compared to other states, which only began offering sports gambling following a US Supreme Court decision in 2018.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Dec/31/2021

Black Lotus Casino: An Honest Review

Black Lotus Casino: An Honest Review

The US online casino market is a little bit on the clunky side as, unlike other regions and countries, every state has its own rules and guidelines in terms of what is legal and not legal within its borders. 

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/29/2021

Vegas Police Find Severed Head Inside Vehicle During Traffic Stop Near Rio Casino

Vegas Police Find Severed Head During Traffic Stop Near Rio Casino

Police discovered coolers in the truck bed, which then led to a severed head.  Identification of the victim is not yet known.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Dec/27/2021

4 Casino Mistakes That Are Costing You A Fortune

4 Casino Mistakes That Are Costing You A Fortune

Online casinos have revolutionised the digital giving space.

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/27/2021

How to Check if a US Gambling Site is Legit

How to Check if a US Gambling Site is Legit

Have you ever fallen for a scam casino site? If you gamble through offshore sites regularly, chances are you’ve come across a fraudulent gaming website. These companies work hard to hide their true nature.

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/24/2021

Will Online Bingo be as Popular in the US as in the UK?

Will Online Bingo be as Popular in the US as in the UK?

Bingo is played the same in both the United States and the United Kingdom, but there are a few key distinctions.  These include the the preferred game variant, where it is played, and the popularity of Bingo in both countries. In this article, we will discuss exactly that.

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/23/2021

When Are Online Casinos Coming To Your State? US Legislation And Gambling

When Are Online Casinos Coming To Your State? US Legislation And Gambling

Online gambling is a big deal lately, as many US states are fighting to legalize it. Some already have, with sports gambling being a particularly popular variant. Online sportsbooks are very convenient and provide great platforms for fantasy leagues. States that have legalized online gambling are already making tons of money, as evidenced by 2021’s revenue data. So then why isn’t it legal all over the USA? Well, like many other things, it comes down to the ideals of each state’s populace.

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/22/2021

New Jersey Governor Signs Aid Bill for Atlantic City Casinos

New Jersey Governor Signs Aid Bill for Atlantic City Casinos

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed a bill Tuesday night that will give tax relief to Atlantic City’s casinos — and possibly prevent the closure of as many as four of them.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Dec/22/2021

How to Resolve Withdrawal Problems at UK Online Casinos

How to Resolve Withdrawal Problems at UK Online Casinos

UK online casinos not paying out is a common problem. Most British players have probably experienced this at least one time before. But although most players assume it is happening for shady purposes, there are times when it’s done for legitimate reasons. 

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/22/2021

Michigan Shatters Old Sports Betting Record

Michigan Shatters Old Sports Betting Record

The state of Michigan reports that $500.5 million was bet at the state's sportsbooks, combined mobile and retail, during the month of November, according to a state report released last last week. That was up from October’s $497.6 million, the previous record handle.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Dec/21/2021

What's New in Casino Gaming

What's New in Casino Gaming

The gambling industry has evolved through various changes since its introduction several decades ago. The introduction of the internet was one of the biggest technological moves as it led to the birth of online casinos. We can now even see live games and the introduction of technologies such as virtual reality which aims to make the gaming experience better. Gamers understand that this space is ever-changing and are thus on the lookout for new products. 

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/19/2021

The Gaming Market and the Post Covid-19 World

The Gaming Market and the Post Covid-19 World

COVID-19 has made this year one to remember, and no matter what you think of it, it's here to stay. At the very least, until there is a vaccine, this will mean rethinking how business, work, entertainment, and socializing are conducted.

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/19/2021

Is it Possible to Gamble and Win Real Money from the Comfort of Home?

Is it Possible to Gamble and Win Real Money from the Comfort of Home?

Did you know you can win real money in your pajamas? Online casinos are a popular way to gamble without even leaving your house. It was never so easy to play and win. They are accessible, especially for those who live in territories where gambling is not very common.

That being said, there are some important things you have to consider in order to make safe bets when playing online. 

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/18/2021

You Can Now Place Sports Bets at Chicago Arenas, Stadiums

You Can Now Place Sports Bets at Chicago Arenas, Stadiums

Sports betting at Chicago's famed Wrigley Field and other sports venues received the green light Wednesday night despite some aldermen resistance.  Critics fear such a move will hurt tax revenue from a planned city casino.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Dec/16/2021

Betting on the Buckeyes Will Be Allowed in Ohio

A common thread among most of the northern US states is the prohibition of betting on in-state universities and games that feature them.  Noteworthy is that Michigan does not have such a restriction.  And now comes word that Ohio will allow bets on their beloved Buckeyes.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Dec/15/2021

Mirage Hotel in Vegas to be Converted Into Guitar-Shaped Structure

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Hard Rock International said Monday it wants to see how a guitar-shaped hotel will play at the heart of the Las Vegas Strip.

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Submitted by Associated Press on, Dec/14/2021

Online Casino Jackpots in 2021

Online Casino Jackpots in 2021

The idea of jackpots has existed for a while now; players have won tremendously both on the online progressive jackpot and on other casino games that feature jackpots. The largest progressive jackpot slots play unbelievably if well played. Some specific slot providers have developed the biggest online casino jackpots played throughout the world.

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/13/2021

Tips To Win More At Online Casino

Tips To Win More At Online Casino

The online casino has marked a significant change in this century. Due to the improvement of technology and the availability of the internet, many people are entering the virtual world of casinos. They can get free access and play any time of the day without any problem. With the availability of more platforms, the competition is also rising, and it is becoming very difficult to win.

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/13/2021

5 New Strategies To Improve Your Online Casino Gaming

5 New Strategies To Improve Your Online Casino Gaming

Online casinos have become much more susceptible to people all around the world. The access to the internet in every household and the improvement of gadgets have led people to play casino games on the visual platform. Unlike on-land casinos, you will get a lot more advantages playing online casino games.

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/13/2021

Breaking News

Boris Johnson Exit Date Odds Up: Tory MP Calls on PM to Step Down

Boris Johnson Exit Date Odds Up: Tory MP Calls on PM to Step Down

Veteran Tory MP Sir Bob Neill has called for prime minister Boris Johnson to quit in the wake of Sue Gray’s report as our friends at BetOnline continue to offer the latest odds on Johnson's exit.

Novelty Betting and Entertainment: Depp "a Monster", Heard "Cruel" as Closing Arguments Made in Trial

"You either believe all of it, or none of it," Depp's attorney, Camille Vasquez, said of Heard's allegations of abuse against Depp, 58. "Either she's a victim of truly horrific abuse or she's a woman who's willing to say absolutely anything."

Can I Use Bitcoin to Bet Sports Online From the State of Tennessee?

Can I Use Bitcoin to Bet Sports Online From the State of Tennessee?

You most certainly can use Bitcoin to bet sports from the great state of Tennessee.  Simply download a Bitcoin wallet, set up an account at a cryptocurrency exchange that can be linked with your bank account and