Carrie Stroup

Carrie Stroup

NBA Finals 2010: Celtics vs. Lakers Spread

The NBA Finals 2010 Celtics vs.

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Jun/03/2010

Latest Lebron James Odds: Larry King interview to Air

Sportsbook.com continued to offer odds on where NBA star and free agent Lebron James would ultimately end up next season with the

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Jun/02/2010

Chris Bosh Wish List

In case the Toronto Raptors want to construct a sign-and-trade deal for Chris Bosh (assuming Bosh doesn't re-sign with Toronto), he has provided the team with a "wish list" of where he wo

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, May/21/2010

Lebron James: Chicago or Miami Says Charles Oakley

Former New York Knicks player Charles Oakley, said to be close to Cavs super star Lebron James, claims he won't be staying in Cleveland.  James is a free agent and has been grabbing headlines duri

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, May/17/2010

Lebron James Knicks Odds at 2/1

There is growing speculation that Lebron James will end up playing for the New York Knicks next season following his team's early departure from the NBA Playoffs.  The Knicks come in with

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, May/14/2010

Mike Brown Fired? Latest Lebron James Odds

The Cleveland Cavaliers have not fired Head Coach Mike Brown yet after they failed once again to make the NBA Finals (or the Eastern Conference Championship for that matter) and the questi

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, May/14/2010

Miss Washington DC The Biggest Long Shot Ever

Oddsmakers at Sportsbook.com have published their

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, May/10/2010

Paddy O’Prado: Odds Slashed Due to Weather

Paddy O'Prado has gone from a huge Kentucky Derby long shot near 20/1 odds to a horse that was closing in on the favorite.  Sportsbook.com at 3 pm EST had slashed Paddy O'Prado's odds to +800 for

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, May/01/2010

Kentucky Derby Odds (2010 – Updated 3 pm EST Sat)

The latest Kentucky Derby odds for 2010 were ava

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, May/01/2010

Mission Impazible Kentucky Derby Odds Slashed Due to Rain

Mission Impazible opened at 20/1 odds this past Wednesday after post positions were announced.  With the heavy rains that fell early Saturday morning, the Todd Pletcher trained horse had his

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, May/01/2010

Mayweather Still Getting Heavy Backing from Gamblers

Despite a pretty steep price, gamblers maintain confidence that Mayweather will win outright in his Saturday night bout.

The odds on Floyd Mayweather, Jr. beating Shane Mosley had come down somewhat and the price was actually looking a bit more acceptable at Sportsbook.com, which had him at -365.  He had previously been all the way up to near -500.

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, May/01/2010

2010 Kentucky Derby Contenders

Whether these 2010 Kentucky Derby contenders should be bet outright or thrown in a trifecta, we at Gambling911.com will leave that up to you.  But these are some contenders that truly need conside

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, May/01/2010

Kentucky Derby 2010 Post Position Draw Determined

The Kentucky Derby 2010 post position draw is now official and here are your results.  This is Carrie Stroup reporting for Gambling911.com in Louisville, Kentucky.

Lookin At Lucky drew the most favorable position at number one.  The 3-1 favorite is fortunate enough to enjoy a post position that has won more times since 1900 than any other (though tied with the number 5 post position): 12.

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Apr/28/2010

Ben Roethlisberger Had Gun Put To His Head

Mike Florio of ESPN reported Sunday morning that Pittsburgh Steelers troubled quarterback Ben Roethlisberger hired bodyguards after having a gun pointed at his head.

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Apr/25/2010

NFL Draft: Day Two Props

Carrie Stroup here reporting for Gambling911.com and happy to announce that Sportsbook.com just released its NFL Draft Day Two betting props.

Thanks to the new draft format, Sportsbook.com has opened new and updated props for the second day.

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Apr/23/2010

NFL: Betting the 2010 NFL Draft

The first round of the 2010 NFL Draft is just a few moments away.  Betting on the NFL Draft is fun and rewarding.  Here are some great opportunities offered up by

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Apr/22/2010

Tiger Woods Divorce: The Bookies Won’t Touch This One

Certain that Tiger Woods is about to divorce his estranged wife Elin Nordegren, online bookmaker

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Apr/15/2010

NHL Playoff Betting Preview

Carrie Stroup here with the Sportsbook.com NHL Playoff Betting Preview for both the Eastern and Western Conferences. 

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Apr/14/2010

March Madness Betting 2010: To Bet Higher Seeds Or Not To Bet

In the final sector of first round games of March Madness 2010, five teams with seeds five or higher are in action.

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Mar/19/2010

2010 NCAA Men’s College Basketball Tournament Betting News

Sportsbook.com has the latest 2010 NCAA Men's College Basketball Tournament news including a look at Thursday night's games featuring top seeds. 

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Mar/18/2010

2010 NCAA Brackets Announced – Selection Sunday Results

Carrie Stroup here and I will be with you through this Selection Sunday program as the 2010 NCAA brackets are announced.  As these results come in, Gambling911.com will be posting them.

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Mar/14/2010

Manny Pacquiao and MMA Fighters Dominate Top Bets

Manny Pacquiao was the most bet on side of any event coming into Friday morning even with a whole host of College Basketball lines up overnight. 

Pacquiao was listed as the -800 favorite to beat his opponent Joshua Clottey Saturday night in Dallas, Texas at Sportsbook.com (see website here).

Another popular Pacquiao wager was -105 vs. Floyd Mayweather, Jr., a fight that is yet to be scheduled. 

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Mar/12/2010

Manny Pacquiao, Junior Dos Santos Get Good Betting Action

Despite the huge price tag, Manny Pacquiao was the 4th biggest bet Wednesday, just days before he is set to fight Joshua Clottey in Dallas on Saturday.  Pacquiao was listed at -800 odds

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Mar/10/2010

Latest Howard Stern Tiger Woods Mistress Beauty Pageant Odds

Sportsbook.com continues to offer Howard Stern Tiger Woods Mistress Beauty Pageant odds though one of the four contestants has reportedly dropped out.  In order for the pageant to take place it wa

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Mar/09/2010

Tiger Woods Mistress Beauty Pageant Odds

This Wednesday marks an epic day in radio listening and online wagering.

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Mar/08/2010

2010 Oscars Results and Payouts

Carrie Stroup here and I will report all night providing Gambling911.com readers with all the latest 2010 Oscars results and payouts from bets placed at my favorite online gambling website

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Mar/07/2010

2010 Academy Awards Prop Bets

Carrie Stroup here to inform Gambling911.com readers that Sportsbook.com has released a series of 2010 Academy Awards prop bets (

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Mar/07/2010

2010 Oscars Picks: Like Taking Candy From a Baby

If not for the fact that the prices for a number of categories were so steep, we'd all be rich betting on this year's Oscars.  This is Carrie Stroup with my 2010 Oscars picks and some things are s

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Mar/07/2010

Tiger Woods Caddie: Breaks His Silence

Tiger Woods caddie, Steve Williams, told New Zealand's TV3 he was disappointed with Tiger Woods sinful behavior but would stand by the golfer during these trying times.

"I knew nothing, and that's my answer, I knew nothing, don't need to clarify it, extend my answer, I knew nothing," Williams told the station.  "I mean he has obviously let his family down. I mean I'm close to his wife and he's got two lovely children and he's let them down. But I'm not mad at him."

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Mar/04/2010

Gambling911.com Crew, Carrie Stroup Safely Out of Hawaii

The Gambling911.com crew, led by Carrie Stroup, had departed the state of Hawaii a little more than 24 hours ago.  Tsunami warnings were issued for all coastal regions of Hawaii Saturday morning f

Submitted by Payton on, Feb/27/2010

Breaking News

Sports Betting Has Been Big Business for States

Sports Betting Has Been Big Business for States

The numbers don't lie.  Since a handful of states legalized sports betting over the past two years, the take has been staggering.

Bitcoin Price Climbs Over $19K, Approaches All Time High

Bitcoin Price Climbs Over $19K, Approaches All Time High

The Bitcoin surge continues as the cryptocurrency surpassed the $19,000 mark Tuesday morning.

"Tony Meatballs" and Others Indicted for Sports Betting, Heroin Distribution, More

"Tony Meatballs" and Others Indicted for Sports Betting, Heroin Distribution, More

More than a dozen alleged mobsters have been charged as part of a sweeping federal indictment unsealed on Monday including one 72-year-old named Anthony “Tony Meatballs’’ Gifoli.