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Place Your Bets: Mobile Sports Gambling Launches in NY

The state’s gaming commission had announced on Thursday that four of the nine mobile sports wagering operators it selected in November were approved to accept bets starting Saturday.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/10/2022

First Couple of Poker Won't Get Refund if Covid Attacks $400K Cruise

First Couple of Poker Won't Get Refund if Covid Attacks $400K Cruise
They say they feel the cruise is safe, but if Covid starts to spread on board, they say they are prepared to “bail”—even if leaving the ship mid-cruise means they won’t get a penny refunded!
Submitted by Thomas Somach on, Jan/10/2022

The Most Popular Casino Games in European Countries

The Most Popular Casino Games in European Countries

The majority of the famous live casino games today can be traced back to Europe. In fact, blackjack, roulette, and baccarat have all gained popularity on this continent. While it might be difficult to pinpoint one particular game, this article highlights a list of games that have gained a stable foothold across European countries. 

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/10/2022

Is MyBookie.ag Legal in Ohio?

Is MyBookie.ag Legal in Ohio?

MyBookie is available from the state of Ohio, though there are certainly much better options.  BetAdrian offers a FREE $20 NO DEPOSIT BONUS.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Jan/09/2022

Underdogs See Heavy Early Action in 2022 NFC Playoffs

BetOnline was seeing early action on the underdogs in the NFC Playoffs. Openers below and current odds noted in parentheses.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Jan/09/2022

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From NYC

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From NYC

You will not be able to bet using the Draftkings sportsbook app from New York City.  NY residents can, however, set up their sports betting account via the app and place wagers when in New Jersey. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/09/2022

Can I Bet on Bovada From New York?

Can I Bet on Bovada From New York?

Bovada is not available to new customers in New York, however, there are much better options.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/09/2022

Alabama vs Georgia: College Football Playoff National Championship Predictions | Picks, Odds & Bets

Alabama vs Georgia: College Football Playoff National Championship Predictions | Picks, Odds & Bets

The college football season concludes on Monday, Jan. 10 in a huge way as the national championship is on the line. The game is a rematch of the SEC Championship Game, which saw Alabama thrash Georgia, 41-24. 

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Jan/09/2022

Match-Fixing In Friendlies: 257 Games Deemed "Suspicious" Over 3-Year Period

Match-Fixing In Friendlies: 257 Games Deemed "Suspicious" Over 3-Year Period

Journalist and researcher Steve Menary's catalogue includes fake matches in Russia, a Monday morning friendly in Armenia, the Azov Cup in Ukraine…between 2016-2020 he found 257 friendly games across Europe that could be categorized as “suspicious”.

Submitted by Alejandro Botticelli on, Jan/09/2022

What is the Spread on the Steelers vs. Chiefs Playoff Game Going to be?

What is the Spread on the Steelers vs. Chiefs Playoff Game Going to be?

Gambling911.com has the Chiefs as a -9.5 home favorite in the Wildcard Playoffs.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Jan/09/2022

What is the Spread on the Raiders vs. Bengals Playoff Game Going to be?

What is the Spread on the Raiders vs. Bengals Playoff Game Going to be?

The Bengals hosting the Raiders in the 2022 NFL Playoffs should be a -4.5 favorite, according to Gambling911.com.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Jan/09/2022

Steelers Not in the Playoffs Yet: Raiders and Chargers Both in With a Tie

Steelers Not in the Playoffs Yet: Raiders and Chargers Both in With a Tie

The Colts upended everything, leading to a situation where the Chargers and Raiders could play for a tie to keep Pittsburgh out.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jan/09/2022

What is the Spread on the Saints vs. Rams Playoff Game Going to be?

What is the Spread on the Saints vs. Rams Playoff Game Going to be?

Gambling911.com has the Saints-Rams Playoff game line at LA -6.  This could potentially be a touchdown or greater line.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jan/09/2022

What is the Spread on the Raiders vs. Chiefs Playoff Game Going to be?

What is the Spread on the Raiders vs. Chiefs Playoff Game Going to be?

Gambling911.com had the Chiefs as a -10 home favorite against the Raiders in the 2022 Playoffs but this line was likely to be adjusted as Vegas continues improving.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jan/09/2022

What is the Spread on the Chargers vs. Chiefs Playoff Game Going to be?

What is the Spread on the Chargers vs. Chiefs Playoff Game Going to be?

Gambling911.com had the Chiefs as a -7.5 home favorite against the Cardinals in the 2022 NFL Wildcard Playoffs.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jan/09/2022

What is the Spread on the Colts vs. Chiefs Playoff Game Going to be?

What is the Spread on the Colts vs. Chiefs Playoff Game Going to be?

The Chiefs will be a -5.5 home favorite versus the Colts in the 2022 NFL Playoffs based on Gambling911.com's calculations.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jan/09/2022

What is the Spread on the Cardinals vs. Cowboys Playoff Game Going to be?

What is the Spread on the Cardinals vs. Cowboys Playoff Game Going to be?

Gambling911.com has the Cowboys as a -3.5 to -4 home favorite against the Arizona Cardinals in the Wildcard Round of the 2022 NFL Playoffs.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jan/09/2022

What is the Spread on the Patriots vs. Bills Playoff Game Going to be?

What is the Spread on the Patriots vs. Bills Playoff Game Going to be?

The Patriots appeared to be the most likely opponent going up against the Bills first up in the 2022 NFL Playoffs.  While the Bills have won three of the last four games versus New England, the Pats have dominated this team over the past two decades.  Gambling911.com had an early line of Bills -3.5/-4.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jan/09/2022

What is the Spread on the Colts vs. Bengals Playoff Game Going to be?

What is the Spread on the Colts vs. Bengals Playoff Game Going to be?

Gambling911.com has the Colts-Bengals game a PICK'EM though we suspect oddsmakers will list Cincinnati as a favorite initially.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jan/09/2022

What is the Spread on the Colts vs. Bills Playoff Game Going to be?

What is the Spread on the Colts vs. Bills Playoff Game Going to be?

Gambling911.com has the Bills as a -5 home favorite in their Playoffs game against the Colts.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jan/09/2022

What is the Spread on the Patriots vs. Bengals Playoff Game Going to be?

What is the Spread on the Patriots vs. Bengals Playoff Game Going to be?

The New England Patriots heading to the Cincinnati Bengals would result in the Bengals being a +1.5 to +2 home underdog, according to Gambling911.com.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jan/09/2022

Map Shows Which Team Every U.S. State is Picking in CFP Game

A Twitter study using geo-tagged data revealed which team each of America’s 50 states will be rooting for in tomorrow’s CFP National Championship between Alabama and Georgia.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/09/2022

Vic Fangio Firing Pays $1600

Vic Fangio Firing Pays $1600

The Denver Broncos have fired head coach Vic Fangio.  That payout was $1600 for the Next Head Coach Fired odds offered by Sportsbettting.ag. ESPN's Adam Schefter was the first to report the news Sunday.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jan/09/2022

Laying the Points on the Home Favorite Rams? | NFL Picks Week 18 | BetOnline All Access

Laying the Points on the Home Favorite Rams? | NFL Picks Week 18 | BetOnline All Access

Two time Super Bowl winner Jonthan Casillas, joins Drew Butler to share their NFL picks for this Sunday's matchup: 49ers vs Rams.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Jan/08/2022

SNF LA Chargers vs Las Vegas Raiders NFL Week 18 Betting Preview

The NFL Playoffs don’t officially start until next weekend, but the Week 18 Sunday Night Football Game in Las Vegas is, for all intents and purposes, a “win-or-go-home” scenario, creating a pseudo-playoff atmosphere.

Submitted by Tommy D on, Jan/08/2022

It's Win and In for the Chargers in This Sudden Death Week 18 Game vs. Raiders

It's Win and In for the Chargers in This Sudden Death Week 18 Game vs. Raiders

Raiders win, they are in.   And Vegas will be coming off of three straight wins.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jan/08/2022

Free Picks, Predictions, Spread for the Tennessee vs. LSU Basketball Game, Hot Betting Trends January 8

Gambling911.com has a line on the LSU vs. Tennessee game at Vols -1.5. Books may have LSU favored here due to their one-loss record.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jan/08/2022

Free Picks, Predictions, Spread for the Kansas vs. Texas Tech Basketball Game, Hot Betting Trends January 8

Free Picks, Predictions, Spread for the Kansas vs. Texas Tech Basketball Game, Hot Betting Trends January 8

Gambling911.com has a line of -3 Kansas on the big Jayhawks vs. Red Raiders game Saturday June 8 at 4 pm. 

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jan/08/2022

Free Picks, Predictions, Spread for the MSU vs. Michigan Basketball Game, Hot Betting Trends January 8

Free Picks, Predictions, Spread for the MSU vs. Michigan Basketball Game, Hot Betting Trends January 8

Gambling911.com has a line of MSU -1 for their Saturday game against the Wolverines.  Michigan's power rating is not as bad as their 7-6 record might otherwise suggest. 

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jan/08/2022

Is Bovada Legal in Georgia?

Is Bovada Legal in Georgia?

Bovada is accessible in the state of Georgia and licensed in the island nation of Antigua.  The US Supreme Court in 2018 reversed decades of prohibition of sports wagering nationwide, however, Georgia lawmakers have little appetite for amending their own local laws.  As such, we are not likely to see in-state licensed sportsbooks in Georgia any time soon. 

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Jan/07/2022

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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. 

Is Being a Bookie Still Considered Illegal?

Is Being a Bookie Still Considered Illegal? World's 2nd Oldest Profession Now as Pristine as Being a Priest

A 2018 Supreme Court decision struck down a 1992 federal law effectively banning commercial sports betting in most states, and opened the door to legalizing wagering on professional and amateur sports.  But even before this time independent bookies operating in the States, and around the world for that matter, began discovering ways of limiting their exposures within a grey market industry, the second oldest in the world after prostitution.