Entertainment

Can I Really Bet on This Year's Scripps National Spelling Bee

BetOnline has nearly a dozen ways to bet on the Bee, and they range from braces to glasses to syllables.

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, May/29/2023

Vegas Knew: 'Succession" Finale Betting Like Taking Candy From a Baby

Vegas Knew: 'Succession" Finale Betting Like Taking Candy From a Baby

Spoiler alert for those who did not watch the Succession finale Sunday night.  The favorite to become next CEO came through following a suspicious betting surge.

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, May/29/2023

Succession Irregular Betting Patterns Observed by Sportsbook

There are no spoilers here. "We don't have any inside information, we’re only moving odds based on where the bets are coming in," BetOnline tells us.

Submitted by Press Release on, May/28/2023

DraftKings Pushes Taylor Swift NBA Conspiracy Theory

"Swift is traveling the country playing the Eras Tour, tickets are blowing up, and the same goes for the NBA teams that play in the city she performs in."

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, May/26/2023

Jeopardy and Survivor Finale Odds Up Now - 2023

The entertainment world has a couple of sensational season finales on tap this week, and you can wager on which contestant you think will come out on top.

Submitted by Press Release on, May/22/2023

'Sometimes They Put a Sexy Mother F***** on the Jumbotron'...But WTF is Really Going on Here?

Mike "The Mouth" Matusow or - as we like to refer to him as - that guy who had sex with that MILF Kathy Griffin, somehow got his mug plastered upon the jumbotron during Game 1 of the Stars-Golden Knights playoff game in Vegas Friday night.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, May/21/2023

This Year's SBC Awards Were the Most Ludicrous Ever: Entain 'Most Socially Responsible' Again?

This Year's SBC Awards Were the Most Ludricous Ever

FanDuel, the premium sponsor of this awards show, received "Best Sportsbook of the Year" and "Best Sponsor"?

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, May/13/2023

Shakira, Tom Cruise a Couple Betting Odds at 7-1

Shakira, Tom Cruise a Couple Betting Odds at 7-1

Shakira, the newly-single songstress who was recently spotted hanging out with Tom Cruise at the Miami Grand Prix, may have already moved on from Mr. Mission Impossible.

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, May/12/2023

Westminster Dog Show Odds 2023

Athletes and celebrities will take a back seat to canines this weekend as the 2023 edition of the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, now a Thanksgiving tradition

Submitted by Press Release on, May/10/2023

Bet on the Tucker Carlson, Fox News, Twitter War

Bet on the Tucker Carlson, Fox News, Twitter War

It looks like the Tucker Carlson-Fox News tussle is going to get nasty.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/10/2023

Bet on Scott Baio New Home State: Says He's Leaving Cali, Root Applauds Him From Blue State Home?

When Scott Baio started trending on Twitter Monday morning, a lot of folks thought he had died.  Worse, he may be moving to your state in the not-so-distant future.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/08/2023

Coronation Bets Include Harry, Megan, Middleton and More

Coronation Bets Include Harry, Megan, Middleton and More

In the early hours of Saturday, May 6, some of the U.S. audience will tune in to watch the coronation of King Charles III, along with any potential conflicts between Prince Harry and the royal family.

Submitted by Press Release on, May/04/2023

Zooey Zephyr Odds for White House Visit and Bar Lift

Montana transgender lawmaker Zooey Zephyr was barred from the House floor by state Republicans yesterday, and now there are odds on when the bar will be lifted.

Submitted by Press Release on, Apr/27/2023

Don Lemon, Tucker Carlson Out: Bet Who's Next

Now you can bet on Tucker's next job.

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Apr/24/2023

Bet the Bud Light Executive to Leave First: Marketing VP Alissa Heinerscheid, CEO Brendan Whitworth

Bet the Bud Light Executive to Leave First

A marketing ploy that some say has gone horribly wrong may now be generating heat for company execs while generating a large sum of disgruntled shareholders.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Apr/19/2023

Bet on Anheiser-Busch Stock: Bud Light Boycott Has BetOnline Customers Going Both Ways

You Can Now Bet on Anheiser-Busch Stock Price in Wake of Bud Light Boycott

Conservatives angry over Bud Light brand campaign with trans influencer Dylan Mulvaney explained (or attempted explanation).

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Apr/14/2023

"Pray for Jamie", Foxx Posts on Instagram for First Time, BetMGM Keeps Running Commercials

BetMGM Spokesperson Jamie Foxx Still Hospitalized

Friends now say to "Pray for Jamie".

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Apr/13/2023

'Dreamers' Poker Doc Comes Out Friday, William Kassouf at Center of Another Controversy

'Dreamers' Poker Doc Comes Out Friday

“Dreamers” is a new-age poker documentary that takes viewers on a journey through the modern world of professional poker. The film follows the industry's best and brightest poker players and influencers as they compete in the first-ever WPT World Championship poker festival.

Submitted by Ace King on, Apr/12/2023

Poker Ace Wins Against ChatGPT, FTX ‘Hubris, Incompetence and Greed’

Poker Ace Wins Against ChatGPT, FTX ‘Hubris, Incompetence and Greed’

Plus Bradley Beal talks fan incident over gambling in Orlando: ‘Nobody wants to lose money’.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Apr/11/2023

GoFundMe Account Set Up to Help Sparky's Family, Pinnacle Boss Jumps From 10K Feet

Plus Unibet continued to be down in Pennsylvania despite telling Gambling911 they'd be back up "within an hour" Sunday night.  Plus DraftKings cuts player limits to just $38 then sends him a ton of expensive gifts for his "loyalty".

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Apr/10/2023

Kardashian, Drake Date Odds Released

Kardashian, Drake Date Odds Released

Our team made "YES" that the two celebrity moguls will announce a relationship by the end of 2023 the favorite with -140 (5/7) odds.

Submitted by Press Release on, Apr/07/2023

Beloved Industry Figure, Gambling911 Reporter Sparky Collins (Angelo Cordero) has Passed Away

Beloved Industry Figure, Gambling911 Reporter Sparky Collins (Angelo Cordero) has Passed Away

Angleo, who was a regular fixture at Fashion Week in Miami Beach, was a friend long before he assumed the role of Sparky.   He had escaped Cuba years prior via an intertube on a 90-mile trek.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/06/2023

Movies That Feature Roulette Games

Movies That Feature Roulette Games, Casablanca

Given that roulette is a popular game that permeates land-based and digital casinos worldwide. However, you might be scratching your head thinking about the times you witnessed a roulette game in a movie. While more movies feature blackjack, there's still no shortage of classic films that feature the legendary table-based game. 

Submitted by Payton on, Apr/05/2023

Trump Mugshot Odds (Color Tie, Smile, More)

Sure the Wisconsin Supreme Court election will be impactful and the Chicago Mayor's race always draws interest, but all eyes this week will be on the former US President Donald Trump and Tuesday's scheduled arraignment.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Apr/04/2023

Cool UFC Props Following WWE Acquisition

Cool UFC Props Following WWE Acquisition

Massive news broke this morning when it was announced that Endeavor, the company that owns the Ultimate Fighting Championship entity, acquired WWE, creating a combat/entertainment conglomerate rivaled by none.

Submitted by Press Release on, Apr/03/2023

WWE Betting May Be More Widely Accepted With Potential UFC Deal

WWE Betting May Be More Widely Accepted With Likely Sale to UFC

BetOnline ranks some UFC events among its most bet on and is among the few gambling companies that take bets on professional wrestling.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/03/2023

Mouth: Poker Streams Are Entertainment, Not About How Good You Play

Plus Ohio had the 4th best handle among the states in sports betting in February.

Submitted by Ace King on, Mar/31/2023

Bet on the WWE Universal Championship

Bet on the WWE Universal Championship

The odds of any regulated sports betting state accepting bets on professional wrestling are slim to none.  But that won't stop our friends at BetOnline from doing so.  They posted a bunch of WWE odds.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Mar/23/2023

Def Leppard Drummer Viciously Attacked Outside FL Hotel, Had Just Performed at Hard Rock Casino

A motive for the attack was not yet known but Rick Allen now recovering.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Mar/22/2023

DraftKings Makes SNL as Part of Oscars Betting Cold Open

DraftKings Makes SNL as Part of Oscars Betting Cold Open

SNL Saturday night in its cold open did not disappoint.  DraftKings made what we believe to be the first ever appearance on the show.

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Mar/12/2023

Breaking News

The Legal Status of Crypto Gambling Sites Around the World

The Legal Status of Crypto Gambling Sites Around the World

Many gamers and casino operators are in the dark, trying to understand the legal uncertainties surrounding the global cryptocurrency gambling sector. Moreover, the lack of a standardized regulatory framework results in challenges that hinder the optimal performance of crypto betting platforms.