Fantasy Sports

Patriots Getting Pounded, Carson Palmer Out for Arizona

BetOnline.ag’s Dave Mason is reporting that the New England Patriots is the single most wagered on side this week in the wake of news that Adrian Peterson will not be playing this week. 

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The line on that game shot from Patriots -3.5 all the way to -6.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Sep/14/2014

ESPN Insider Trading, Team Tips for Week 2 NFL Fantasy Football

ESPN.com has offered its NFL Fantasy Football insider trading based on information gleaned from every team’s locker room.  Their pre-Week 2 edition should help owners with their roster decisions.  We profile a few of the players below

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Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Sep/13/2014

Many Fantasy Football Leagues Won’t Allow an Adrian Peterson Cut

As Deadspin.com reported on Saturday morning, Fantasy Football players are reacting swiftly to the indictment of Vikings star Adrian Peterson by demanding their Fantasy league cut the deactivated receiver.

Some have done so while others have not.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Sep/13/2014

NFL Player on Peterson Charges: ‘I’m Probably Going to Lose My Fantasy Matchup’

Atlanta Falcons receiver Roddy White has come under fire for a tweet he posted in reaction to Vikings star Adrian Peterson being indicted Friday for child endangerment.

The now-removed tweet read: "I'm probably going to lose my fantasy football matchup this week cause [Peterson] can't play Sunday for disciplining his child Jesus help us."

White later apologized.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Sep/13/2014

NFL Fantasy Quarterback Matchups Week 2 Betting – 2014 – Free Pick

Bookmaker.eu has released a series of NFL Fantasy QB matchups for Week 2 of the 2014 season.  Betting on each of these matchups was available here.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Sep/12/2014

Patriots vs. Vikings Line Up 2 Points: Adrian Peterson Indicted, Fantasy Disaster

The Patriots vs. Vikings betting was under review following news that Adrian Peterson was indicted for child abuse in Montgomery, Texas.  TMZ.com reported the news late Friday. Minnesota was a +3.5 home underdog prior to the news and at 8 pm EST, BetOnline moved the line up 2 points in favor of New England to -5.5.   The team deactivated Peterson late Friday.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Sep/12/2014

Fantasy NFL Week 2 Rankings – Latest NFL Odds

The Fantasy NFL Week 2 rankings are in across the Net as we also have this week’s NFL betting odds posted below, courtesy of Bookmaker.eu.

Top 5 Quarterbacks Week 2:

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Sep/11/2014

2014 Week 2 Top Fantasy NFL Wide Receivers

ESPN.com has released their 2014 Week 2 Top Fantasy NFL Wide Receivers breakdown with Denver’s Demaryius Thomas, Detroit’s Calvin Johnson and Cincinnati’s A.J. Green topping the list. 

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Sep/11/2014

Fantasy Football 2014 Week 2 Best Roster Additions: Kelvin Benjamin, More

Fantasy Football 2014 Week 2 best roster additions have been offered across the Net and Gambling911.com breaks them down below.

Everyone is talking about Allen Hurns of the Jacksonville Jaguars following his 2 touchdowns and 23 fantasy points.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Sep/09/2014

Jaguars Allen Hurns Makes Fantasy NFL History

The Jaguars wide receiver Allen Hurns made the historic ranks of Fantasy NFL with his improbable 23 fantasy points against the Eagles Sunday.  Philadelphia bettors breathed a sigh of relief once the Eagles managed to erase an initial 17-point deficit and, not only come from behind, but cover the 11-point spread as well.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Sep/08/2014

NFL Fantasy Value – Emmanuel Sanders: Cris Collingsworth Says You Did Good

Chris Collinsworth of NBC Sunday Night Football proclaimed the Denver Broncos Emmanuel Sanders had great NFL Fantasy value, and with good reason.

Wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders got into the long-pass action for the Broncos, pulling in a pass for 40-yards. Following the two-minute warning, Manning once again connected with Thomas for the score.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Sep/07/2014

Top Fantasy Quarterbacks 2014 Week 1: Sit or Play Matt Ryan?

Christopher Harris of ESPN.com asks whether to sit or play Matt Ryan in Week 1.   

Ryan is ranked number 7 among quarterbacks when it comes to Fantasy Football.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Sep/07/2014

Fantasy Value 2014: Arian Foster, Andre Johnson, DeAndre Hopkins

Gambling911.com has your Fantasy value 2014 look at three of the Houston Texans top playmakers and their season betting odds/props

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Sep/05/2014

Fantasy Value 2014: Nick Foles, Matt Ryan, Tom Brady

Gambling911.com has your Fantasy Football value for three quarterback in 2014: Nick Foles, Matt Ryan and Tom Brady.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Sep/04/2014

2014 NFL Fantasy Values: Demaryius Thomas, Le’veon Bell, Demarco Murray

2014 NFL Fantasy values are explored for Demaryius Thomas, Le’veon Bell and Demarco Murray, including some future prop bets for each.

Broncos Demaryius Thomas Fantasy Value from RotoWorld 2014: Grieving Demaryius Thomas had five catches for 52 yards on six targets in Thursday's preseason opener.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Aug/30/2014

Fantasy Values 2014 NFL: Drew Brees, AJ Green, Dee Bryant

Today we look at NFL Fantasy values for Drew Brees of the New Orleans Saints, AJ Green of the Cincinnati Bengals and Dee Bryant of the Philadelphia Eagles.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Aug/28/2014

Fantasy Football Illegal in Kansas: Prosecution Possible

Fantasy Football may be legal under federal law but don’t tell that to the state of Kansas.

Clearly, Fantasy Football is illegal there based on this statute:

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Aug/28/2014

Fantasy Value 2014: Adrian Peterson, LeSean McCoy, Jamaal Charles

Gambling911.com has your Fantasy value heading into the new 2014 Football season for Adrian Peterson, LeSean McCoy and Jamaal Charles. 

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Aug/28/2014

Fantasy Football 2014 Worst Three Picks: Marshawn Lynch, Doug Martin, Reggie Bush

Matthew Berry of ESPN.com offered up his Fantasy Football 2014 “Likes” and “Dislikes”, making Marshawn Lynch, Doug Martin and Reggie Bush his least favorite fantasy picks.

Lynch, he says, gives him the “heebie jeebies”. 

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/26/2014

AP: Fantasy Football Looking a Lot More Like Gambling

Some of the newest incarnations of fantasy football look a lot more like gambling than intricate, outsmart-your-opponent strategy games.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Aug/25/2014

Fantasy Sports Players Are Giving Up Their Day Jobs

(Associated Press) - Cory Albertson was cruising at 30,000 feet and, like others on the plane to Detroit, taking care of some business on his laptop.

 

Submitted by Associated Press on, Aug/23/2014

ESPN’s ‘Outside The Lines’ to Feature Expose on Fantasy Football Betting This Sunday

ESPN’s popular “Outside the Lines” will feature an expose on Fantasy Football betting this coming Sunday August 17, 2014, Gambling911.com’s Thomas Somach can report exclusively. Airing will occur at 9 am EST on ESPN.

Submitted by Thomas Somach on, Aug/13/2014

NFL Launches Pay-for-Play Fantasy Sports Leagues

The National Football League (NFL) has become the first of the North American professional sports leagues to launch a pay-for-play fantasy sports League.

The fantasy gambling concept, legal under federal law, will become available in 43 states.

Entrance fees will vary from $4.99 to $124.99 with prizes that include top-of-the-line sports memorabilia.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jul/23/2014

Intrade Co-Founder Brings Back TradeSports Prediction Market Platform

Originally debuting as TradeSports, the now defunct Intrade is being reincarnated using the original branding strategy.

Intrade Co-founder Ron Bernstein is starting a test phase for his company on Monday (April 14, 2014).

“Sports are always going to be the best laboratory for prediction markets,” he says. “All those things now are just recorded and data-mined and discussed.”

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/08/2014

Wisconsin vs. Ohio State Football Pick

 

Another powder keg ready to explode is what you’re going to get with this game of two power houses of college football. Braxton Miller and the Ohio State team is going to have one hell of a fight waiting for them with Wisconsin. The last time they met the Wisconsin defense held him to some very low numbers and sacked him 3 times.

Submitted by Tommy Krieg on, Sep/26/2013

Virginia vs Pittsburgh Football Pick

This week’s match ups for the NCAA football regular season are going to really attract some attention, and this game is no different. The game will feature Virginia taking on Pittsburgh in an ACC battle for the ages. The key here is whether or not the Cavaliers will be able to take on the seasoned Virginia team and overcome them with sheer will.

 

Free Prediction Given by SportsCashSystem.com lead handicapper, Mike Taylor

Submitted by Tommy Krieg on, Sep/25/2013

Lawsuits Challenge Legality of Fantasy Sports Contests: DraftDay.com Sued

The same attorney who filed suit against fantasy sports site FanDuel.com now has a suit against competitor Draftday.com.

Submitted by Alejandro Botticelli on, May/24/2013

Fantasy Baseball Hitter Advantages Week 3: Totals Betting Alert

Tristan H. Cockcroft of ESPN.com forecasted some vital Week 3 hitting advantages for both Fantasy Baseball aficionados and sports bettors alike.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Apr/15/2013

Fantasy Baseball Week 3 2013 Hot Pitcher Advantages to Watch: Cards Pay Off Big Time

Gambling911.com your hot Fantasy Baseball Week 3 2013 hot pitcher advantages that should prove of value to sports bettors as well and most certainly did during Week 2.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Apr/12/2013

Online Gambling in New Jersey has Already Generated $90 Million

John Brennan of The Record pointed out an interesting fact this past weekend. 

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New Jersey, which last month legalized online gambling, has already generated a massive windfall from the activity: $90 million to be precise.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/08/2013

Breaking News

John Cynn Wins $8.8 Million at 2018 WSOP Main Event

John Cynn Wins $8.8 Million at 2018 WSOP Main Event

Indiana resident is this 2018 World Series of Poker champion.

Bitcoin Betting for Dummies ....and Five-Year-Olds

What's often lost in the discussion is that bitcoin is really no different than PayPal, the intermediate payment platform that is now commonplace among nearly anyone who conducts financial transactions online. 

Pragmatic Play Announces Acquisition of Extreme Live Gaming

Pragmatic Play Announces Acquisition of Extreme Live Gaming

Pragmatic Play announced its acquisition of Extreme Live Gaming from the Novomatic Group late last week.  Extreme Live Gaming is one of the premier live dealer casino platforms online today.