Gambling News

Interview With PlayBalto.com Co-Founder Spencer Cassidy (Podcast)

Interview With PlayBalto.com Co-Founder Spencer Cassidy (Podcast)

Gambling911.com was pleased this week to sit down with PlayBalto.com co-founder Spencer Cassidy.  The company looks to dominate in the sports survivor pool space with backings from top investors the likes of SportsRadar and Y Combinator.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/18/2019

Doc's Sports Talks to Legendary Sports Handicapper Las Vegas Legend Scott Spreitzer

Doc's Sports Talks to Legendary Sports Handicapper Las Vegas Legend Scott Spreitzer

This week's Happy Hour Show features Scott Spreitzer

Submitted by Tony George on, Jul/18/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - July 18 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Thursday July 18, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/18/2019

Portland Timbers vs. Orlando City Prediction

Portland Timbers vs. Orlando City Prediction

On Thursday, the Portland Timbers will try to extend their four-game undefeated streak as they host Orlando City.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/18/2019

Why Is There No iPhone App for SugarHouse Sportsbook in PA?

Why Is There No iPhone App for SugarHouse Sportsbook in PA?

The SugarHouse Sportsbook in Pennsylvania began taking sports bets this week, however, if you have an iPhone, you won't be able to bet...at least not via the SugarHouse app.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jul/17/2019

Bookmaker Post Area 51 Prop Bets

Bookmaker Post Area 51 Prop Bets

The US Air Force on Wednesday warned against storming Area 51 as the Facebook event - dubbed "Storm Area 51, They Can't Stop All of Us." -  reached 1.5 million attendees.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jul/17/2019

What Time Do My Bets Need to Be Made for The Open Championship 2019?

What Time Do My Bets Need to Be Made for The Open Championship 2019?

If you are planning to bet this year's Open Championship (also known as the British Open), you will need to have all your initial futures wagers in by 6:35 a.m. BST/1:35 a.m ET on Thursday.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jul/17/2019

Gambling Addict Found Guilty of Stabbing Wife 60 Times

Gambling Addict Found Guilty of Stabbing Wife 60 Times

Vicious Jalal Uddin, 47, slashed and chopped at 31-year-old Asma Begum's head, face, neck and back at least 58 times at their flat in Canning Town, East London, the Daily Mirror reports.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jul/17/2019

FanDuel, Draftkings Open Championship 2019 Betting: 3 Big Liabilities

FanDuel, Draftkings Open Championship 2019 Betting: 3 Big Liabilities

Darren Rovell revealed via his Twitter feed the three biggest liabilities FanDuel and Draftkings are looking at for this week's Open Championship golf tournament.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jul/17/2019

Most Bet on MLB Sides July 17

The Cardinals and Twins are the most wagered on sides in Major League Baseball Wednesday.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jul/17/2019

Is MyBookie.ag a Good Online Sportsbook?

Gambling911.com is happy to say that MyBookie.ag is one of the newest and fastest growing online sportsbooks and they appear to have a great future ahead of them.  Currenty, MyBookie.ag is not endorsed by Gambling911.com.

Submitted by steve cooper on, Jul/17/2019

Prop Bets for The Open Championship 2019

Rory McIlroy is the betting favorite for the 2019 Open Championship, but bookies are offering a lot of ways to wager on the season's fourth major including a significant number of Open Championship prop bets.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/17/2019

MLB Betting Picks July 17 – Tampa Bay Rays at New York Yankees

MLB Betting Picks July 17 – Tampa Bay Rays at New York Yankees

The New York Yankees have a comfortable lead in the AL East, but those pesky Tampa Bay Rays have a way of getting under their skin. After dropping three straight one-run games to their division rival, the Yankees pounded their way to a win on Tuesday, building a six-game lead.

Submitted by Phil Simon on, Jul/17/2019

Hossein Ensan Wins the 2019 WSOP Main Event and $10 Million

Hossein Ensan Wins the 2019 WSOP Main Event and $10 Million

His railbirds' shirts, black with conjoining colors of German and Iranian flags, called Hossein Ensan a "sure bet."

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/17/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - July 17 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Wednesday July 17, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/17/2019

Is It Wise to Start a Bookie Business in the State of Illinois Now That There is Regulation?

Is It Wise to Start a Bookie Business in the State of Illinois Now That There is Regulation?

Local bookmakers in the state of Illinois will survive in the wake of a law passing that permits sports betting even at venues such as Wrigley Field.  It's easy to get started with proprietary Pay Per Head software.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jul/16/2019

What Are The Payout Odds for the 2019 British Open

What Are The Payout Odds for the 2019 British Open

Payout odds for this year's British Open range from $80 on a $10 bet on Rory McIlroy all the way up to $100,000 on a $10 bet on Yosuke Asaji.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Jul/16/2019

District Attorney Drops Charges Against Poker Room Owners

District Attorney Drops Charges Against Poker Room Owners

Nine people charged with running an illegal poker room have had all charges against them dropped.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jul/16/2019

Can I Bet on Bovada From North Carolina?

You can bet on Bovada from the state of North Carolina, but there are plenty of better options out there when it comes to wagering options, lines, bonuses and even payouts.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Jul/16/2019

Odds Say Shaq Will Kiss Kerr and NBA Team Totals Before and After Free Agency

Odds Say Shaq Will Kiss Kerr and NBA Team Totals Before and After Free Agency

The bookies believe Shaq will make good on his bet to kiss the feet of Steve Kerr.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/16/2019

Top Consensus Plays for July 16

The Boston Red Sox are the top consensus play Tuesday with 79% of the action but it's going to cost you as a bettor.  They are coming in as a -188 favorite versus the Toronto Blue Jays.  That line hasn't moved much at some books.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jul/16/2019

What Would a Bet on Tiger Woods to Win the 2019 British Open Pay Out?

What Would a Bet on Tiger Woods to Win the 2019 British Open Pay Out?

A win by Tiger Woods in this week's British Open would pay out $1800 for every $100 bet or $180 for every $10 bet.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jul/16/2019

PGA Tour Picks – Odds to Win The Open Championship 2019

PGA Tour Picks – Odds to Win The Open Championship 2019

Call it the British Open or just The Open, but don’t call it another tournament. The world’s best golfers gather in Northern Ireland this week for the 148th Open Championship, which will take place at Royal Portrush for the first time since 1951.

Submitted by Phil Simon on, Jul/16/2019

Sports Betting May be Coming to North Carolina, But Would be Limited

Sports betting is coming to North Carolina but will only be available in the state's western tribal casinos operated by the Eastern Band of Cherokee casinos in Cherokee and Murphy.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jul/16/2019

Casino Reports Opening Week Profits As Suit Alleges Cheating

Casino Reports Opening Week Profits As Suit Alleges Cheating

A class action lawsuit is accusing Encore Boston Harbor of cheating gamblers out of their winnings as state regulators disclose the new casino's first week earnings.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jul/16/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - July 16, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Tuesday July 16, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/16/2019

Can I Bet Online With the Draftkings Sportsbook From California

Can I Bet Online With the Draftkings Sportsbook From California

Because Draftkings prohibits those from the state of California from placing bets, a few dozen offshore sportsbooks have the market all to themselves.  One can open an online betting account at a site like BetOnline, for example.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Jul/15/2019

Are There Any Online Sportsbooks Available to Bet on From California?

Are There Any Online Sportsbooks Available to Bet on From California?

Many folks don't realize that there are dozens of online sportsbooks that are accessible from the state of California.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Jul/15/2019

Can I Bet the NFL on Draftkings From Illinois?

Can I the NFL on Draftkings From Illinois?

Draftkings does not accept customers from the state of Illinois, however, a host of offshore sportsbooks do and are happy to take all your NFL bets online.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Jul/15/2019

Where Can I Bet the Number of Wins Arkansas State Red Wolves Have in 2019?

The Arkansas State Red Wolves are heavily favored to win OVER 7.5 regular season games in 2019.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Jul/15/2019

Breaking News

Canadian Police Nab 9 Suspected Mobsters: 'Very Dangerous Organization'

Canadian police on Thursday said they had arrested nine suspected members of a powerful Mafia clan with roots in southern Italy involved in money laundering and illegal gambling in the Toronto area, seizing C$35 million ($26.8 million) in assets, including five Ferraris.

5 US Sports Betting Related Stocks to Pay Attention To

5 US Sports Betting Related Stocks to Pay Attention To

Market Watch believes these are the five companies that were flourish within a regulated US sports betting framework, but will they really?

Draftkings Suspends Baseball Writer Jonah Keri Following Arrest

Draftkings Suspends Baseball Writer Jonah Keri Following Arrest

Jonah Keri was suspended by The Athletic and DraftKings Friday following his arrest on charges of assault and uttering death threats against his wife. Rogers Sportsnet also said they plan to let the Major League Baseball writer go.