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Borgata Ready to Begin Offering Sports Betting in Atlantic City

The New Jersey legislators voted unanimously Thursday to allow sports betting in the state's casinos and race tracks by a 110-0 vote.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/07/2018

Per Head Agents Can Increase Profits By Adding MMA Betting—Here's How!

Per head agents looking to expand their sportsbook to octagon should introduce their sports bettors to MMA betting. Why? Find out here and get the know-how to excel your career and grow your sportsbook empire.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/07/2018

How Do Bookies And Bettors Both Benefit With A Sportsbook Software?

It’s a two-way street in the pay per head business. Understand how the best sportsbook software can benefit both you and your sports bettors. What tools should you look for? How does it help your bettors? Find out here!

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/07/2018

World Cup Prop Bets To Get Players Spending Now in Your Sportsbook

Getting players excited for the World Cup is easy! Pay per head agents should review these World Cup prop bets and then start promoting them right away in sportsbooks. Get the odds, get the tips, get the cash—right here.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/07/2018

NJ Assembly Votes 73-0 to Allow Sports Betting in State

The state of New Jersey will be allowing each of its casinos to have up to three online sportsbook websites should they choose to have more than one, according to John Brennan of the Bergen Record.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/07/2018

New Jersey Expected to Approve Sports Betting Law Thursday

New Jersey’s proposed sports betting law is heading down to the wire, with final legislative approval expected on Thursday.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/07/2018

Can I Bet the FIFA World Cup Online From India Using Bitcoin?

Can I Bet the FIFA World Cup Online From India Using Bitcoin?

You can bet the FIFA World Cup from India using bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies by opening up an online wagering account and connecting a bitcoin wallet to a regional cryptocurrency exchange that can then be connected further to your bank account or other financial payment processing service.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/07/2018

Golden Gate Hotel & Casino Pays Out the Biggest Slots Jackpot in Owner’s Career

Million-dollar slot machine jackpots in the Las Vegas as the real money gambling capital of world are not all that uncommon. A Canadian man recently walked away with a $1.3 million jackpot at the Cosmopolitan Casino and Resort over the Memorial Day weekend on the progressive machine, “Wheel of Fortune” by IGT.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/07/2018

Poker Pro Wins $200K Video Poker After WSOP Tournament Bust

Poker pro Bart Hanson busted out of the World Series of Poker $10,000 buy-in Omaha eight-or-better event only to win $200,000 playing video poker by hitting a royal flush at 40,000 to 1 odds.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/07/2018

Record-Breaking IPO Possible With Bitcoin Mining Giant Set to Go Public

Chinese firm Bitmain Technologies Ltd., the world’s dominant producer of cryptocurrency mining chips, could be preparing to go public soon, according to a report filed by Bloomberg News.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/07/2018

Discounted MultiPass Delegate Passes Now Available for CEEGC Budapest and EGC Ljubljana

Discounted MultiPass Delegate Passes Now Available for CEEGC Budapest and EGC Ljubljana

The team at European Gaming and Events have launched a new booking option for theor two upcoming events which enables delegates to further save on their delegate passes.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/07/2018

Is Card Counting Still Viable and the Future of AP Blackjack

Has the ship sailed on card counting? The answer to that question is yes, well no, well it is a bit complicated. The good news is that card counting is still alive and well and many existing pro blackjack players think it’s not going to disappear anytime soon.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/07/2018

Insider Trading Charges Against Former Amaya CEO Thrown Out

A Quebec court judge has ended an insider trading case against the former CEO of online gaming company Amaya and his co-accused.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/06/2018

House Edge & RTP of All Forms of Gambling

Ever wonder what the house edge is for all types of gambling and popular games? Our list might surprise you and if you have ever wanted to know what the odds are then this list will help you understand how it all works.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/06/2018

Gotti figure 'Big Tony' Gets New Trial in Florida Mob Death

Anthony “Big Tony” Moscatiello should get a new trial in the purportedly mob-connected slaying of Florida businessman in a power struggle over a lucrative fleet of gambling ships, a Florida appeals court ruled Wednesday.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/06/2018

The Bookie is Dead! Long Live the Bookie!

The chronicle of a death foretold for bookies all across America was announced on May 14, 2018. On this date, the Supreme Court opened the door to legal sports betting in any state.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/06/2018

Xsolla $8M Campaign for Gamers Historic But Controversial

Xsolla $8M Campaign for Gamers Historic But Controversial

Los Angeles-based Xsolla, a multi-purpose platform that services the gaming community, plans to spend a whopping 8 million on a new marketing campaign. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/06/2018

Can I Bet the FIFA World Cup Online From Oklahoma Using Bitcoin?

For this year's FIFA World Cup, the best way to place bets online from Oklahoma will be with bitcoin using a cryptocurrency wallet that can be linked to one's banking account. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/06/2018

Can I Bet the FIFA World Cup Online From Michigan Using Bitcoin?

For this year's FIFA World Cup, the best way to place bets online from Michigan will be with bitcoin using a cryptocurrency wallet that can be linked to one's banking account. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/06/2018

A Taxing Situation for Pennsylvania’s Online Slot Machines

A Taxing Situation for Pennsylvania’s Online Slot Machines

The main reason and possibly the only reason why so many states have pushed forward legislation for real money gambling over the past several years is the tax revenue it generates for its coffers.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/06/2018

NetEnt Confirmed as Main Stage Sponsor at CEEGC 2018 Budapest

NetEnt Confirmed as Main Stage Sponsor at CEEGC 2018 Budapest

The team European Gaming Media and Events are excited to announce the support of NetEnt as Main Stage Sponsor for the third edition Central and Eastern European Gaming Conference (CEEGC), the leading boutique gaming conference in Central Europe which gathers the local and global industry together yearly.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/06/2018

Bloomberg: Bitcoin ETF Dreams Kept Alive With New SEC Filing

Bloomberg News is reporting Wednesday morning that Van Eck Associates Corp. and SolidX Partners Inc. filed a request to list a Bitcoin-linked ETP to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission this day.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/06/2018

Las Vegas Union, MGM Resorts Reach Tentative Deal for a New Labor Contract

A union for casino-hotel workers says it has reached a tentative agreement with MGM Resorts, covering nearly half of the 50,000 employees threatening to strike in Las Vegas.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/06/2018

Poker Pro Nicky Palma Accused of Sexual Assault and Scamming Players

Poker Pro Nicky Palma Accused of Sexual Assault and Scamming Players

Poker pro Tim Reilly lashed out at fellow pro Nicky Palma, accusing him of scamming backers.  As if that weren't enough, Palma's ex-girlfriend chimed in claiming that he committed sexual assault and battery on her.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/06/2018

'Retired' Poker Pro Vanessa Selbst Tears Into Justin Bonomo ..Negreanu Vlogging WSOP Day 4

The winningest female player in poker, Vanessa Selbst, may be retired, but she has been on a tear of late.  Selbst especially went off on poker pro Justin Bonomo after his recent win in the Super High Roller Bowl that yielded $3million.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/05/2018

16 ex-Israel Credit Cards Execs to Pay $4.5m for Clearing Online Gambling Sites, Porn

Plus Tribe that owns Foxwoods suspends Chief after crashing into a commuter train while under the influence and man clad in Borgata t-shirt keeps snatching women's purses from stores.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/05/2018

How to Win at Live Dealer Roulette Online

Our friends at LiveCasino.com provide a breakdown of online casino games, strategies and a review of software providers in the world of live online casinos.  One question they get asked frequently is: How do I win playing live casino roulette?

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/05/2018

Uganda, South Africa Citizens Can Now Bet FIFA World Cup Using Bitcoin With Ease

Uganda, South Africa Citizens Can Now Bet FIFA World Cup Using Bitcoin With Ease

Those living in the African nations of South Africa and Uganda will be able to place bets on their favorite FIFA World Cup teams by using bitcoin after news that Zimbabwe’s Golix Exchange has entered both markets.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/05/2018

Delaware's Governor Makes First Legal Sports Wager

Sports betting officially kicked off at Delaware's three casinos at 1:30 pm Tuesday.  The first to place a bet was none other than that state's Governor John Carney.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/05/2018

Johannes Becker Wins Event #8, $2500 Mixed Triple Draw Lowball at 2018 WSOP

Johannes Becker Wins Event #8, $2500 Mixed Triple Draw Lowball at 2018 WSOP

Cologne, Germany’s Johannes Becker has won the title in Event #8 of the 2018 World Series of Poker, $2,500 Mixed Triple Draw Lowball and the $180,455 that came with it.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/05/2018

Breaking News

Group B Updated Odds to Win - 2018 World Cup: Spain, Portugual, Iran

While Spain and Portugal still have the best chance of advancing to the Group of 16, Iran will do so with a shock win over Portugal.

More Women Verbally Attacked on the Poker Floor, Pavillion Staff Do Nothing

Women players being verbally attacked on the poker floor continues to be a huge issue with little sign of letting up.  On Sunday night, female poker pro Kathy Liebert tweeted out yet another incident.

Iran vs. Portugal Betting Tips, Latest Odds - 25 June - World Cup

Gambling911.com has your Iran vs. Portugal betting tips and odds.