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PointsBet Becomes First US In-Game Betting Provider With Zero Suspensions for Both Moneyline and Spread Wagers

PointsBet announced Wednesday it had successfully offer in-game betting with zero suspensions for both moneyline and spread wagers on Saturday's Wildcard Playoff game between the Las Vegas Raiders and Cincinnati Bengals broadcast on NBC. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/19/2022

Shulman Cruise Terminated as Ship Owner Goes Bankrupt

Shulman Cruise Terminated as Ship Owner Goes Bankrupt

The four-month, $400,000 world cruise that first couple of poker Barry and Allyn Shulman are on has been terminated, just days after it began.

Submitted by Thomas Somach on, Jan/19/2022

What is the NFT Card Game 1000 Blades?

1000 Blades is an NFT card game that plays out with three different factions, Monk, Ninja and Samurai battling for the Hans of Japan.  Whichever of the three factions wins entitles the NFT holders of that faction to win random NFTs as rewards.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/19/2022

US Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Filed by Whitey Bulger’s Family

US Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Filed by Whitey Bulger’s Family

A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by family members of Boston crime boss James “Whitey” Bulger Jr., who was beaten to death in a federal prison in West Virginia.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/19/2022

Steelers Next QB Odds and Tomlin to Raiders

Steelers Next QB Odds and Tomlin to Raiders

With Ben Roethlisberger expected to retire, it's anybody's guess who will be the next quarterback of the fabled Pittsburgh Steelers franchise.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/19/2022

Kamaru Usman vs. Leon Edwards Odds

Kamaru Usman vs. Leon Edwards Odds

Uncle Dana teased a headliner bout between Kamaru Usman and Leon Edwards last week, and now we finally have odds for the potential fight.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/19/2022

$25 Million GTD Announced: Runs Feb 6th Thru March 7th

$25 Million GTD February 6th to March 7th

Brace yourself for 4 weeks of non-stop massive tournament action.  And it all kicks off February 6.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/19/2022

A Pennsylvania Sportsbook Is Arguing my Futures Bet on Djokovic Shouldn't be Refunded

A Pennsylvania Sportsbook Is Arguing my Futures Bet on Djokovic Shouldn't be Refunded

Posting on the SportsBookReview forum, member Thomorino writes that Pennsylvania online sportsbook Unibet refused to refund a futures bet on Novak Djokovic to win the Australian Open.  But there is a happy ending to this story.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jan/19/2022

Common Problems With Sports Betting Software for Bookies

Common Problems With Sports Betting Software for Bookies

Not all Pay Per Head sports betting software platforms are created equal.  While you have the full service Pay Per Head offerings from our friends at PricePerPlayer, there are the turnkey products that provide some bells and whistles and that's about all.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/19/2022

Updated 2022 NCAA Men's Basketball Championship Odds and Wooden Award

Updated 2022 NCAA Men's Basketball Championship Odds and Wooden Award

A week full of upsets saw the college basketball rankings shift drastically on Monday, but the team we view as the overall best hasn't changed since the beginning of the season.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/19/2022

Gambling Killed My Husband

Gambling Killed My Husband

Luke was lured in with the promise of "free bets" and now he's dead.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jan/19/2022

New York Mobile Sports Bets Wil Likely Pass New Jersey for No. 1

New York Mobile Sports Bets Wil Likely Pass New Jersey for No. 1

New York likely surpassed New Jersey for the top spot in the U.S. sports betting market during the first two weekends that mobile bets were offered, according to a company that most of the legal U.S. sports betting industry uses to verify that its customers are where they say they are.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/18/2022

DraftKings Pulls Out All The Stops in Final Petition Push....Offers Free Cash Enticement?

DraftKings Pulls Out All The Stops in Final Petition Push....Offers Free Cash?

DraftKings is not hiding the fact that they want to enter the Florida market.  While ads pushing a sports betting petition airing on television in the Sunshine State do not mention the company, DraftKings is now promoting the campaign via Twitter with their name all over it.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/18/2022

Is NYC Really Getting a Casino?

Is NYC Really Getting a Casino?

New York City could become the next Las Vegas.  New York Governor Kathy Hochul on Tuesday proposed a $216.3 billion budget that would bring casino gambling to the Big Apple.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jan/18/2022

Why The 49ers Might Not Cover The Spread Against The Packers

Why The 49ers Might Not Cover The Spread Against The Packers

The Packers are 11-1 Against The Spread in their last 12 games following a Straight Up loss.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jan/18/2022

Why The Packers Might Not Cover The Spread Against The 49ers

Why The Packers Might Not Cover The Spread Against The 49ers

The Green Bay Packers host the San Francisco 49ers Saturday in a Divisional Playoffs game with the line set at Packers -6.  That spread may be too much considering how well San Francisco has played of late.  Here are some reasons why Green Bay might not cover the 5-point spread.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jan/18/2022

Super Bowl 56 MVP Odds and Close Comeback POY Race

Super Bowl 56 MVP Odds and Close Comeback POY Race

We're still a few weeks away from Super Bowl LVI, but early odds for the game's MVP are already available.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/18/2022

What Are The 5 Business Goals for Your Bookie Business to Stay Competitive?

What Are The 5 Business Goals for Your Bookie Business to Stay Competitive?

Reducing your expenses and discovering new networking opportunities are among the most important goals for running a successful bookie business. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/18/2022

2022 Kickoff Classic in the Call of Duty League Betting Odds

2022 Kickoff Classic in the Call of Duty League Betting Odds

The THIRD season of the Call of Duty League (CDL) is slated to kick off the season with what they call the “Kickoff classic” beginning February 4, 2022 with futures betting and daily markets available at BetOnline (available most jurisdictions worldwide).

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jan/18/2022

Man Carrying AR-15 Subdued at Poker Room: Up to 50 People Inside

Man Carrying AR-15 Subdued at Poker Room: Up to 50 People Inside

Police say a security guard at the Legends Poker Room at 9200 Richmond tackled the armed man. The gun went off several times, but no one was harmed. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/18/2022

Dateline NBC Reexamines Casino Mogul Ted Binion's Murder

Dateline NBC Reexamines Casino Mogul Ted Binion's Murder

Dateline NBC over the weekend revisited the mysterious 1998 death of Las Vegas casino owner Ted Binion after new information has been exposed.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jan/17/2022

Pipe Bomb Found Outside Casino: Subject Apprehended

Investigators say 32-year-old Zachary Schmidt left an improvised explosive device outside the hotel casino.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jan/17/2022

DraftKings Calls Canada's Gambling Study Flawed

DraftKings Calls Canada's Gambling Study Flawed

Because the tax rate Ontario is expected to impose on online gambling sites is much lower than the percentage the government takes from casino spending, the report concludes that the province stands to lose out on $550 million in annual revenue for a total of $2.8 billion over the next five years.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jan/17/2022

Bet on the Raiders Next Head Coach

Bet on the Raiders Next Head Coach

Michigan Wolverines head coach Jim Harbaugh is the 2-1 favorite to be named the next head coach of the Las Vegas Raiders, but Rich Bisaccia is following closely at 5-2 odds.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Jan/17/2022

Where Can I Watch, Bet UFC 270: Ngannou vs. Gane From Houston?

Place your bets on UFC 270: Ngannou vs. Gane from Houston

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jan/17/2022

Where Can I Watch, Bet UFC 270: Ngannou vs. Gane From Dallas?

Where Can I Watch, Bet UFC 270: Ngannou vs. Gane From Dallas?

Place your bets on UFC 270: Ngannou vs. Gane from the Dallas area and find out where to watch.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jan/17/2022

What Effect Will The Growing Rift Between Trump and DeSantis Have on 2024 Odds

What Effect Will The Growing Rift Between Trump and DeSantis Have on 2024 Odds

This seems to be coming full circle on Monday with Axios Jonathan Swan writing that Trump has referred to DeSantis as an ingrate with a "dull personality" and no realistic chance of beating him in a potential 2024 showdown.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jan/17/2022

Odds Released on Cowboys Firing Head Coach Mike McCarthy in Wake of Wildcards Blunder

Odds Released on Cowboys Firing Head Coach Mike McCarthy in Wake of Wildcards Blunder

Many are wondering whether or not Jerry Jones will pull the plug on the Mike McCarthy Experiment in Dallas.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/17/2022

Chris Moneymaker to Assist in PayPal Suit

Chris Moneymaker to Assist in PayPal Suit

While Moneymaker will not be a plaintiff in the case, he will be assisting Poker League of Nations (PLON) founder Lena Evans in retrieving nearly $27,000 in confiscated funds from the online payment processing giant.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/17/2022

Bet on Who the Steelers Next Starting Quarterback Will Be in 2022

Dave Mason of BetOnline asked his followers immediatley following the Steelers bad loss to Kansas City Sunday night: "Fill in the blank Part 2: The starting QB for the Steelers WK 1 next season will be _________."

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jan/17/2022

Breaking News

Where Can I Bet The 2022 NFL Playoffs Online From Ohio?

Where Can I Bet The 2022 NFL Playoffs Online From Ohio?

Betting on this year's NFL Playoffs is possible from the great state of Ohio using BetUS.

Betting Softwares for Bookies

Betting Software to Help Bookies.... Players Too

Bookies use the latest technology to process bets fast and provide gamblers with a thrilling betting experience. In addition, they often upgrade their software to keep up with the increasing demand for interesting games and extra betting markets. The software has different functionalities and system requirements. Listed here are the six best sports betting software. 

How Much Money Do I Need To Start My Own Sportsbook?

How Much Money Do I Need To Start My Own Sportsbook?

Utilizing a Pay Per Head software platform, most industry experts agree you will need in the neighborhood of $10,000 in reserve for a relatively small operation of up to 10 players.