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New TransUnion Research Highlights Challenge for Online Sports Betting Operators in Identifying Distressed Consumers

New TransUnion Research Highlights Challenge for Online Sports Betting Operators

Transunion on Wednesday issued its findings in regard to the challenge for online sportsbook operators in identifying resilient and distressed customers, especially where credit card use is concerned.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Aug/31/2022

BYU Cougars Spread vs. South Florida Bulls (September 3)

BYU Cougars Spread vs. South Florida Bulls (September 3)

BYU will be a -12 road favorite in South Florida Saturday.  BYU (40) had a power rating of 76.02 and South Florida (113) 60.84 for a line of -13.  This indicates a slight underlay for BYU.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Aug/30/2022

DraftKings Suffers Big Loss in AZ, Prophet Exchange First Bet Placed by New York Giants Player, KS Soft Launch Thursday

DraftKings Suffers Big Loss in AZ

Gamblers won $3.2 million with $92.8 million wagered during the month of June.  This resulted in a -3.4% win rate.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Aug/30/2022

Ball State @ Tennessee Player Prop Bets

Ball State @ Tennessee Player Prop Bets

Tennessee quarterback Hendon Hooker has been selected to a fifth preseason watch list and you will be able to place your bets on Hooker for the Vols first game of 2022 versus Ball State.

Submitted by Tony Caliente on, Aug/30/2022

Where Can I Bet on Albert Pujols Reaching 700 Before the End of the 2022 Season?

Where Can I Bet on Albert Pujols Reaching 700 Before the End of the 2022 Season?

Also BetOnline is offering odds on Aaron Judge surpassing Roger Maris' single season team HR record. The YES pays $25 for every $10 bet.

Submitted by Tony Caliente on, Aug/30/2022

Satoshi Defamation Trial in Norway to Begin Sept 12

According to Jordan Atkins of CoinGeek, Wright claims that Granath used a pseudonymous Twitter handle @Hodlonaut without identifying his true identity in order to wage a campaign of harassment against him.  The alleged defamation includes referring to Wright as "a scammer" and "a fraud".

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/30/2022

Houston Cougars Spread vs. UTSA Roadrunners (September 3)

Houston Cougars Spread vs. UTSA Roadrunners (September 3)

Houston is a -4 road dog against UTSA in Week 1.   The power ratings have Houston (46) at 75.27 and UTSA (91) 65.39.  Gambling 911 arrives at a spread of Houston -8, indicating a 4-point overlay.  Oddsmakers have the Cougars winning OVER 9 regular season games in 2022 and Gambling 911 even sees a scenario where Houston can go undefeated.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/30/2022

Houston Cougars Spread vs. Texas Tech Red Raiders (September 10)

Houston Cougars Spread vs. Texas Tech Red Raiders (September 10)

This is one game where Houston could find itself an underdog this season.  Gambling 911 has a line of Cougars -1 early.  The early power ratings had Houston (46) at 75.27 and Texas Tech (61) 71.97 that gives us the -1 line with a Red Raiders home field advantage. 

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/30/2022

Anderson Silva vs. Jake Paul Betting Odds: Shift in Favor of The Spider

Anderson Silva vs. Jake Paul Betting Odds: Shift in Favor of The Spider

SportsBetting.ag has moved its odds from Paul -180 to Paul +105, currently. Silva has gone from a +150 underdog to a -135 favorite.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/30/2022

Kim Kardashian Next Boyfriend Odds Include Isreal Adesanya?

Kim Kardashian Next Boyfriend Odds Include Isreal Adesanya?

We know Football is here in just a matter of days, but this one is important, ok?  Kim Kardashian is officially on the market and gamblers now have the opportunity to bet on who her next beau is going to be.

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Aug/30/2022

Interesting Facts About Football Games: The Brightest Football Team Today

Interesting Facts About Football Games: The Brightest Football Team Today

Indeed, the popularity of football games has attracted the attention of online casinos in the market. Aside from casino games, they partnered with sports bet systems to advance their platform.   

Submitted by B.E.Delmer on, Aug/30/2022

Jimmy Garoppolo to Remain With 49ers This Season

Jimmy Garoppolo to Remain With 49ers This Season

Just last month, oddsmakers were offering trade odds on Jimmy Garoppolo.  It appears those odds are coming down following word Jimmy G will be staying with the San Francisco 49ers.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Aug/29/2022

Bet on When will Artemis Moon Launch Will Occur

Bet on When will Artemis Moon Launch Will Occur

The test launch of the massive rocket and the Orion spacecraft, initially scheduled for Monday morning August 29, was scrapped as a result of a cooling issue with one of the rocket's boosters.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/29/2022

Cincinnati Bearcats Spread vs. Arkansas Razorbacks (September 3)

Cincinnati Bearcats Spread vs. Arkansas Razorbacks (September 3)

One of the marquee games of Week 1 and a test for both teams will be Cincinnati vs. Arkansas.  The Razorbacks come into this one as a -6 favorite at BetUS.  Arkansas (27) had a rating of 79.88.  Cincinnati (31) has a rating of 79.39.  With home field advantage, Gambling911.com has only come up with a line of Razorbacks -2.5 here.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Aug/29/2022

NC State Wolfpack Spread vs. East Carolina (September 3)

NC State Wolfpack Spread vs. East Carolina (September 3)

NC State gets tested immediately versus a decent East Carolina team in Week 1.  They will be facing the Pirates on the road.  Granted East Carolina is favored to win no more than 6 regular season games. 

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Aug/29/2022

Michigan Wolverines Spread vs. Maryland Terrapins (September 24)

Michigan Wolverines Spread vs. Maryland Terrapins (September 24)

Assuming wins against Colorado State (Michigan was a -30 point favorite), Hawaii (a team that got decimated by a Vanderbilt squad favored to win UNDER 3 regular season games in 2022) and UConn, the Maryland Terps should provide Michigan with the first big test of 2022 come September 24.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/29/2022

Where Can I Bet on Scott Frost Getting Fired?

Where Can I Bet on Scott Frost Getting Fired?

BetOnline have updated their odds for the first Big Ten head coach to be fired and Frost, the early -120 odds favorite, was now priced at -1000.  And now they have him a -500 favorite to be fired this season.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/29/2022

Can I Bet on DraftKings from Hawaii?

Can I Bet on DraftKings from Hawaii?

While DraftKings does not accept customers from Hawaii, our friends at BetUS, now celebrating their 28th year in business, do welcome customers 18 and up from Hawaii with a generous welcome bonus as much as $2500 based on what you open your online betting account with.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/29/2022

Truth Social Shut Down Odds Unveiled as Trump Media Company Features Uncertain Future

Truth Social Shut Down Odds as Trump Media Company Features Uncertain Future

The odds indicate more of a likehihood by year's end as RightForge, the company that hosts Truth Social, claims to be owed $1.6 million in back payments.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Aug/29/2022

Here is Every State’s Super Bowl 57 Prediction

Here is Every State’s Super Bowl 57 Prediction

In a recent study compiled using geotagged Twitter data through a trends software program, the Bills are going to be Super Bowl LVII champs in February.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/29/2022

Biggest Super Bowl 57 Liabilties for the Sportsbooks Include Raiders, Jets?

Biggest Super Bowl 57 Liabilties for the Sportsbooks Include Raiders, Jets?

The biggest Super Bowl 2023 liabilites at Caesars Sportsbook were, in order from top down, the Las Vegas Raiders, New York Jets, New Orleans Saints, Pittsburgh Steelers and Minnesota Vikings.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/29/2022

Growing Combat Sports With Data Analytics for Sports Betting

Growing Combat Sports With Data Analytics

Satoshi Block Dojo Cohort Two startup CombatIQ is a data analytics company for combat sports, and on this episode of Hashing I tOut, CombatIQ CEO and Co-Founder Tim Malik tells CoinGeek’s Becky Liggero how they are targeting everything from combat sports brands, sports betting operators, publishers and broadcasters, fight promotions, esports, to athletes and gyms.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/29/2022

2022 Early U.S. Open Betting Action: Serena Still Hot With Gamblers

2022 Early U.S. Open Betting Action: Serena Still Hot With Gamblers

"We haven't seen Serena be competitive in a major in quite some, but people are still going to bet on her simply because of the name," Dave Mason, Brand Manager at BetOnline, said.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/29/2022

Sex Trafficker Name Added to Notorious Las Vegas Black Book

Sex Trafficker Name Added to Notorious Las Vegas Black Book

Weatherspoon has a long rap record that includes a history of violence against women and alleged sex trafficking in Las Vegas Casinos. Weatherspoon was arrested in 2011 for allegedly punching a 15-year-old boy in the face.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Aug/29/2022

New Jersey's Already Saturated Sports Betting Market Just Got More Saturated

New Jersey's Already Saturated Sports Betting Market Just Got More Saturated

Prophet Sports Betting Exchange and Sporttrade will introduce the Garden State to the “betting exchange” or peer-to-peer betting models while the future of a third anticipated entry to the NJ market, Fubo Sportsbook, is uncertain.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/29/2022

BetBash 3, Where Will it Be?

BetBash 3, Where Will it Be?

Everyone is still talking abou the past year's two BetBash events featuring anyone who is anybody in the world of sports betting.  The events had operators, bookies, suppliers, vendors and customers all in one room networking.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/28/2022

The Scott Frost Farewell Tour? This is How Bad Hawaii is Going to be in 2022

The Scott Frost Farewell Tour?  This is How Bad Hawaii is Going to be in 2022

You can actually still bet on whether Nebraska Cornhuskers Scott Frost is the first to go this season in the Big Ten.

Submitted by Tony Caliente on, Aug/28/2022

Bills Release Araiza Following Gang Rape Allegation

Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that the "Bills have informed rookie punter Matt Araiza that he is being released, effective immediately. Araiza has been accused along with two others of gang raping a 17-year-old girl last year in a civil lawsuit filed on Thursday."

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Aug/27/2022

Bet on the LLWS Championship Game 2022: Hawaii vs. Curacao

Bet on the LLWS Championship Game 2022: Hawaii vs. Curacao

The Little League World Series concludes Sunday with this game starting 3 pm ET and airing on ABC and live odds found at BetOnline.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Aug/27/2022

MSU Spartans Spread vs. Western Michigan (September 3), Washington (September 17), Minnesota (September 24)

MSU Spartans Spread vs. Western Michigan (September 3)

The MSU spread vs. Western Michigan was coming in at Spartans -20.  Gambling911.com has some early spreads for the first few games: MSU (42: 75.86) +7 @ Washington (21: 80.89), MSU -2 vs. Minnesota (38:76.89).

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Aug/27/2022

Breaking News

WaPo: Not All Shareholders, Execs Have Stomach to Endure Years of Losses From Sportsbooks

Caesars Sportsbook has already cancelled a quarter-billion dollars in preplanned marketing campaigns while other sites may be subject to costly lawsuits.

Top 5 Pros of Playing 3 Card Poker Online

Top 5 Pros of Playing 3 Card Poker Online

While a fairly young poker variation that has been around only for a couple of decades, 3 Card Poker has become very popular among gambling fans as it puts a unique twist on standard poker.

Sac Bee Calls California Sports Betting Prop Claims of Helping the Homeless "Dodgy"

Sac Bee Calls California Sports Betting Prop Claims of Helping the Homeless "Dodgy"

Sports betting firms and state tribes are spending millions to push two separate sports betting amendments in California, but Ari Plachta of the Sacramento Bee says these advertisements have "ranged from confusing to misleading".