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Is Bovada Legal in Alabama? 2019 Tide Early Outlook

Is Bovada Legal in Alabama? 2019 Tide Early Outlook

With so many folks in Alabama looking to bet on their beloved Crimson Tide this coming College Football season, we ask if Bovada is legal in their state.  The answer is a resounding YES and, even better, there are many other top online sportsbooks accessible from Alabama.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, May/07/2019

Where Can I Bet on Sports - Bozeman MT

Magic Diamond Casino, Lucky Lil's Casino, Jackpot Casino are just a few of the Bozeman establishments that could offer sports betting.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/06/2019

Commission Denies Maximum Security’s Kentucky Derby Appeal

Commission Denies Maximum Security’s Kentucky Derby Appeal

The Kentucky Horse Racing Commission has denied the appeal of Maximum Security’s disqualification as Kentucky Derby winner for interference, saying the stewards’ decision is not subject to appeal.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/06/2019

This Year's Kentucky Derby Ties For Most Watched Since 2001

This Year's Kentucky Derby Ties For Most Watched Since 2001

Saturday's Kentucky Derby averaged 16.5 million viewers on NBC, which is tied for the most-watched Derby on the network since it started televising it in 2001.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/06/2019

Maine Scraps Sports Betting Legislation for Time Being

Maine Scraps Sports Betting Legislation for Time Being

Lawmakers said Monday they need more time to decide on a push to allow sports betting in Maine that’s been spurred by a U.S. Supreme Court decision.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/06/2019

Can I Place a Bet on the FanDuel App From California

Can I Place a Bet on the FanDuel App From California

The new FanDuel sports betting app is available to those living in the state of California but only internationally-licensed websites are accessible for real money bets from within the state. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/06/2019

Can I Bet Online at MyBookie From California?

Can I Bet Online at MyBookie From California?

You can bet online at MyBookie from California and most other offshore sports betting sites. 

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/06/2019

Will WinStar World Casino in Oklahoma Soon Have a Sportsbook? (Updated)

Will WinStar World Casino in Oklahoma Soon Have a Sportsbook?

WinStar World Casino becomes first to partner with NFL

Submitted by Guest on, May/06/2019

Mirror Online Gambling Ad Pulled by ASA

Mirror Online Gambling Ad Pulled by ASA

The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) of the United Kingdom has pulled down a Monopoly-themed gambling ad it says violates terms by targeting youth.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, May/06/2019

No Preakness Stakes for Maximum Security - Owner to Appeal

No Preakness Stakes for Maximum Security - Owner to Appeal

The owner of Maximum Security says the horse will not run in the Preakness and will appeal his disqualification as the Kentucky Derby winner.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/06/2019

Can I Bet on Sports From My Mobile Phone in Tennessee?

Can I Bet on Sports From My Mobile Phone in Tennessee?

While you can already bet on sports online from your laptop or mobile device in Tennessee via a number of top offshore sportsbooks, the Volunteer State will soon offer up in-state sportsbooks.  Here are the things you need to know.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/06/2019

How to Play Online Poker From Georgia - Best Sites

How to Play Online Poker From Georgia - Best Sites

Americas Cardroom offers free-to-play and real money online poker from Georgia

Submitted by Ace King on, May/05/2019

Where Can I Bet on Sports - Billings MT

Where Can I Bet on Sports - Billings MT

Montana's Governor signs sports betting legislation into law

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, May/05/2019

Where Can I Bet on Sports Memphis

Where Can I Bet on Sports Memphis

Soon you will be able to bet online with a licensed Tennessee sportsbook from Memphis

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, May/05/2019

Is Internet Poker Legal in Arizona, New Mexico, Utah?

Is Internet Poker Legal in Arizona, New Mexico, Utah?

Web poker is not illegal in Arizona or New Mexico per se, however, these states do not currently license poker rooms for online access.  There are a handful of Internet poker sites available to Arizona and New Mexico residents operating outside the state.

Submitted by Ace King on, May/05/2019

Is Internet Poker Legal in California?

Is Internet Poker Legal in California?

Web poker is not illegal in California per se, however, the state does not currently license poker rooms for online access.  There are a handful of Internet poker sites available to California residents operating outside the state.

Submitted by Ace King on, May/05/2019

Maximum Security Cost to Bettors Now Reaches At Least $42 Million

Maximum Security Cost to Bettors Now Reaches At Least $42 Million

The decision to disqualify the pre-race favorite (9-2 odds) swung tens of millions of dollars in bets in Kentucky, according to the Action Sports Network.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, May/05/2019

Trump Weighs in on Kentucky Derby Controversy: Disqualification Based on 'Political Correctness'

Trump Weighs in on Kentucky Derby Controversy

'Only in these days of political correctness could such an overturn occur'

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/05/2019

How to Find the Right Pay Per Head Provider

How to Find the Right Pay Per Head Provider

How to find the right pay per head provider is not always easy as more and more emerge on the scene.  We may be bias but Gambling911.com is certainly a great place to start as only the most financially sound and successful PPH companies appear here.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/05/2019

New York Hearing on Mobile Sports Betting Wednesday

New York Hearing on Mobile Sports Betting Wednesday

New York lawmakers are considering legislation that would allow wagering on sports on mobile devices, an issue that’s also being debated in other states.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/05/2019

Maximum Security Owner Says Kentucky Derby Disqualification 'Most Egregious' Ever

Maximum Security Owner Says Kentucky Derby Disqualification 'Most Egregious' Ever

Maximum Security co-owner Gary West criticized race stewards' disqualification of his horse's Kentucky Derby victory as "egregious" and said he was pondering his next step, including a possible appeal.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/05/2019

Atlantic City's Ocean Casino Resort Finally Making Money

Atlantic City's Ocean Casino Resort Finally Making Money

A perennially challenged Atlantic City casino will finally turn a profit this month and chart the way forward under the ownership of a New York hedge fund.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/05/2019

TwinSpires Refunding Maximum Security Bets Up to $10

TwinSpires Refunding Maximum Security Bets Up to $10

US-based online racebook TwinSpires confirmed Saturday night they will refund losing bets placed on Maximum Security up to $10.  Offshore mega book BetOnline revealed they will be grading all Maximum Security bets as "no action".

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, May/05/2019

Maximum Security Disqualification Costs Gamblers $9 Million

Maximum Security Disqualification Costs Gamblers $9 Million

While BetOnline Kentucky Derby customers lucked out with that company refunding bets placed on Maximum Security, that horse's disqualification costs gamblers elsewhere a cool $9 million.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, May/04/2019

I Need a Pay Per Head for the PGA Championship

I Need a Pay Per Head for the PGA Championship

Golf is fast becoming one of the most bet on sports with Tiger Woods stunning victory at the 2019 Masters.  Bookies and agents are scrambling to ensure they have a pay per head platform that takes golf bets.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, May/04/2019

Where Can I Bet on Sports Online From Montana

Where Can I Bet on Sports Online From Montana

The Montana Governor signed off on sports betting legislation to make the state the 10th in the US outside of Nevada to offer this activity from businesses based within its borders.  Online sports betting will only be available from offshore sportsbooks

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/04/2019

Kentucky Derby 2019 Morning Odds (Podcast)

Kentucky Derby 2019 Morning Odds

The Kentucky Derby 2019 morning odds are up with some noticable shifts in pricing.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, May/04/2019

Betting the Triple Crown at Your Online Sports and Racebook

Betting the Triple Crown at Your Online Sports and Racebook

The Triple Crown is the pinnacle of horse racing. In order to win the Triple Crown a horse needs to win the Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes and Belmont Stakes. These races are all run in the United States and are open to three-year-old thoroughbreds.

Submitted by Guest on, May/04/2019

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From Illinois

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From Illinois

You will not be able to bet using the Draftkings sportsbook app from Illinois as that state is yet to amend its laws applying to sports wagering. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/04/2019

Actor, Poker Pro James Woods Banned From Twitter

Actor, Poker Pro James Woods Banned From Twitter

James Woods was trending number one on Twitter after being banned from the social media site.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, May/03/2019

Breaking News

Start My Own Online Sportsbook From Canada

Start My Own Online Sportsbook From Canada

The Raptors were on the verge of making it into the NBA Finals for the first time in their history.

Unikrn Unveils Virtual Betting, Live Streaming Products

Unikrn Unveils Virtual Betting, Live Streaming Products

One of the leaders in eSports betting, Unikrn, has announced the release of a virtual wagering platform and a live streaming product.

West Virginia Sports Betting Falls Into the Red, New Unikrn Betting Platforms Unveiled

West Virginia Sports Betting Falls Into the Red, New Unikrn Betting Platforms Unveiled

To date, one year after the US Supreme Court reversed decades of prohibition of sports wagering, West Virginia's industry is in the red.  The Mountaineer State was among the first to dive in.