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DraftKings Opening New Headquarters as it Plans Expansion

DraftKings Opening New Headquarters as it Plans Expansion

One of Boston’s largest tech companies is moving into a new corporate headquarters.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/23/2019

Poll Finds Those in Favor of Betting on Pro Sports, Not College

Poll Finds Those in Favor of Betting on Pro Sports, Not College

Scrambling to fill out a March Madness bracket? Betting lunch money that you can pinpoint the Final Four better than co-workers or family?

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/23/2019

Politician Admits to Gambling Relapse

Politician Admits to Gambling Relapse

Karen Carter Peterson, a state senator from New Orleans and chair of the Louisiana Democratic Party, admitted to a gambling problem Friday — minutes after WWL-TV posted a news story reporting that she had violated a ban on entering Louisiana casinos.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/23/2019

60 Minutes Looks at Legal Sports Betting in the US

60 Minutes Looks at Legal Sports Betting in the US

Sports gamblers will not want to miss 60 Minutes Sunday March 24 as the popular television news magazine will feature a segment on legalized sports betting in the United States.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Mar/23/2019

Mississippi Casinos Continue Winning Streak

Mississippi Casinos Continue Winning Streak

The hot streak continues for Mississippi casinos, with gambling halls statewide posting another revenue increase in February.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/23/2019

What Sites Can I Bet Sports Online From California?

What Sites Can I Bet Sports Online From California?

You can bet sports online from California at BetOnline.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Mar/23/2019

Is Draftkings Legal in Florida?

Is Draftkings Legal in Florida?

Draftkings is not licensed in Florida to take bets.  A number of other websites licensed outside the state do take bets from Florida residents however.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Mar/22/2019

Is Draftkings Legal in Texas?

Is Draftkings Legal in Texas?

Draftkings is not licensed in Texas to take bets.  A number of other websites licensed outside the state do take bets from Texas residents however.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Mar/22/2019

Mobster Hit Suspect Shows Symbol Linked to Conspiracy Theory

Mobster Hit Suspect Shows Symbol Linked to Conspiracy Theory

The man charged with killing the reputed boss of the Gambino crime family had a symbol on his hand that some say is associated with a conspiracy theory.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/22/2019

NY Can Start Taking Sports Bets in May

NY Can Start Taking Sports Bets in May

Upstate New York casinos authorized to offer sports gambling could be accepting wagers by Memorial Day weekend.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/21/2019

AP-NORC Poll: US Divided on College vs Pro Sports Betting

AP-NORC Poll: US Divided on College vs Pro Sports Betting

Scrambling to fill out a March Madness bracket? Betting lunch money that you can pinpoint the Final Four better than co-workers or family?

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/21/2019

New Hampsire House Approves Sports Betting

New Hampshire moved another step closer to legalizing sports betting Tuesday with the House’s passage of a bill allowing mobile gambling and wagering at up to 10 retail locations.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/20/2019

National Gambling Firms 'Getting Smoked' by Regional Sportsbook Operators

National Gambling Firms 'Getting Smoked' by Regional Sportsbook Operators

Why are the national gambling companies Caesars (CZR) and Penn National (PNG) underperforming with their sportsbook operations both in Pennsylvania and New Jersey when compared to regional companies?

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Mar/19/2019

Where to Bet the 2019 Magic - Arena Mythic Invitational Online - Odds to Win

Where to Bet the 2019 Magic - Arena Mythic Invitational Online - Odds to Win

You can bet the 2019 Magic - Arena Mythic Invitational online.  Scroll down for all odds to win or go here now to find live odds and bet

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Mar/19/2019

Google Introduces New Gaming Platform Stadia

Google Introduces New Gaming Platform Stadia

Google on Tuesday unveiled a video-game streaming platform called Stadia, positioning itself to take on the traditional video-game business.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/19/2019

New York Sportsbooks Unlikely in 2019

New York Sportsbooks Unlikely in 2019

Gov. Andrew Cuomo sounded doubtful that sports betting would come to fruition in New York State this year, music to the ears of offshore sportsbooks with most sites accessible to New York residents. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Mar/19/2019

Alleged Mob Boss Murderer Likely Dead Meat

Alleged Mob Boss Murderer Likely Dead Meat

Anthony Comello is suspected of murdering 53-year-old mob boss Francesco “Franky Boy” Cali, but prison may be the safest place for him as sources close to the Staten Island police say the cold blooded killer "has an X on his back".

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Mar/18/2019

Why Good Service is Often Not Praised

Why Good Service is Often Not Praised

Good service is expected and wanted in every industry and it can often be a rare thing in the betting and gaming genre. Bettors have come to expect a certain level of service and they appreciate bookies that go above and beyond the call of duty.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/18/2019

NBA Betting Picks – Golden State Warriors at San Antonio Spurs

NBA Betting Picks – Golden State Warriors at San Antonio Spurs

The Golden State Warriors can get bored as they work toward their ultimate destination. There was never a doubt that the Dubs are going to the postseason. The question is was where will they end up in the Western Conference?

Submitted by Payton on, Mar/18/2019

Fight Over Mobile Betting in Rhode Island

Fight Over Mobile Betting in Rhode Island

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — For states looking to profit off the new world of legal sports betting, there’s an app for that. The question for state lawmakers: Should they allow it?

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/18/2019

Suspect Involved in Shootout With Police Outside Bellagio Dies

Suspect Involved in Shootout With Police Outside Bellagio Dies

Las Vegas police say a robbery suspect wounded during in a brief shootout with police outside the Bellagio hotel-casino on the Strip has died. An officer shot in his bulletproof vest escaped serious injury.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/16/2019

Gambino Crime Boss Shot Dead

Gambino Crime Boss Shot Dead

The reputed boss of New York’s Gambino crime family was shot to death in front of his home by a gunman who may have staged a car accident to lure him outside, dying a virtual unknown compared with his swaggering 1980s-era predecessor, John Gotti.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/15/2019

Richmond eSports Arena Will Be 1st in Canada

Richmond eSports Arena Will Be 1st in Canada

A new facility in Richmond, British Columbia hopes to develop pro gamers while offering community experience for players of all skill levels.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Mar/15/2019

When Will Washington State Offer Sports Betting Online?

Will Washington State Offer Sports Betting Online?

Washington State is highly unlikely to offer sports betting online any time soon due to its complex relationship with Tribal casinos and aggressive stance against Web gambling over the past decade

Submitted by C Costigan on, Mar/15/2019

Sports Betting Stalls in Maryland

Sports Betting Stalls in Maryland

Those looking to bet online this March Madness from the state of Maryland will only be able to do so from 'ol reliable, the offshore sportsbooks.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Mar/14/2019

Spring Ahead Of The Season With A Premium Sportsbook Solution

Spring Ahead Of The Season With A Premium Sportsbook Solution

Integrating more betting options into your sportsbook will lead to more profits. Be sure you have a premium sportsbook solution that can help you integrate everything from international betting to the addition of a racebook.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/14/2019

CS:GO Expands Team-Based Action Gameplay

CS:GO Expands Team-Based Action Gameplay

CounterStrike Global Offensive (CS:GO) has expanded upon the team-based action play that made it a true pioneer back in 1999.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Mar/14/2019

Jury to Decide What Sands Owes Macau Casino Dealmaker

Jury to Decide What Sands Owes Macau Casino Dealmaker

Hundreds of millions of dollars will be at stake in a Nevada courtroom when attorneys for a Hong Kong businessman tell a jury on Wednesday that Las Vegas Sands owes him hundreds of millions of dollars for helping the company open its first resort in Macau 15 years ago.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/13/2019

Art Manteris Inducted Into Sports Betting Hall of Fame

Art Manteris Inducted Into Sports Betting Hall of Fame

Art Manteris, Vice President of Race and Sports Operations at Station Casinos, will be inducted into the SBC Sports Betting Hall of Fame, as the industry prepares to celebrate his contribution to sportsbook development in Nevada.

Submitted by Press Release on, Mar/13/2019

Mobile Sports Betting in Rhode Island Approved: Awaits Governor Signature

Mobile Sports Betting in Rhode Island Approved: Awaits Governor Signature

Lawmakers in Rhode Island have approved mobile sports betting within Rhode Island's borders.  The bill awaits the signature of Governor Gina Raimondo.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Mar/12/2019

Breaking News

DraftKings Opening New Headquarters as it Plans Expansion

DraftKings Opening New Headquarters as it Plans Expansion

One of Boston’s largest tech companies is moving into a new corporate headquarters.

Poll Finds Those in Favor of Betting on Pro Sports, Not College

Poll Finds Those in Favor of Betting on Pro Sports, Not College

Scrambling to fill out a March Madness bracket? Betting lunch money that you can pinpoint the Final Four better than co-workers or family?

Politician Admits to Gambling Relapse

Politician Admits to Gambling Relapse

Karen Carter Peterson, a state senator from New Orleans and chair of the Louisiana Democratic Party, admitted to a gambling problem Friday — minutes after WWL-TV posted a news story reporting that she had violated a ban on entering Louisiana casinos.