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Sports Betting Measure in Texas Advances....Deadline is TODAY...Zero Percent Chance of Passing

Sports Betting Measure in Texas Advances....Deadline is TODAY

Could sports betting finally be coming to Texas?  Probably not.  But there is still reason to be somewhat optimistic for the future at least.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, May/11/2023

Trump 2024 Presidential Odds Remain Unchanged After CNN Townhall

The ratings may be what does Trump in ultimately.  It only drew 3.1 million viewers despite all the advance hoopla.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/10/2023

Sports Betting Can Lead to Success in Bed Ad Claims, Regulators Call it Breach of Conduct

Sports Betting Can Lead to Success in Bed Ad Claims, Regulators Call it Breach of Conduct

“The panel determined that the advertisement did state or imply a link between wagering and sexual success or enhanced attractiveness and determined that the advertisement did breach … the wagering code,” an Ad Standards judgment said.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/10/2023

Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown Announces Final Table for 2023 WPT Poker Showdown Championship

Final Table for 2023 WPT Poker Showdown Championship

With 2,290 entries in the WPT Poker Showdown Championship, the final prize pool is more than $7 million, easily exceeding the $3 million guarantee. The field is down to its final six players who will reconvene on Thursday, May 25 in Las Vegas for a televised final table.

Submitted by Press Release on, May/10/2023

Bet on Scott Baio New Home State: Says He's Leaving Cali, Root Applauds Him From Blue State Home?

When Scott Baio started trending on Twitter Monday morning, a lot of folks thought he had died.  Worse, he may be moving to your state in the not-so-distant future.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/08/2023

Biden Odds: Trump Ahead 7 Points in Latest Poll?

US President Joe Biden is set to announce his reelection plans for 2024, according to reports Thursday.  Biden was currently coming in at +165 and the favorite to win the 2024 election while former President Donald Trump was coming in at +250.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/08/2023

Bet on Mage to Win the Triple Crown

Bet on Mage to Win the Triple Crown

This year's Kentucky Derby is in the books and now we are off to the Preakness Stakes where Mage looks to win the Triple Crown.  Odds of a Triple Crown are typically around 8-1 for a payout in the neighborhood of $800 on a $100 bet.

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Submitted by Ean Lamb on, May/06/2023

And the 2023 Kentucky Derby Winner Is....

Following five scratches and a few dead horses, this year's Kentucky Derby is in the books.  Will there be a Triple Crown in 2023?

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, May/06/2023

Favorite Forte Scratched, Dick Jerardi's Top Longshot Picks for Kentucky Derby

Kentucky Derby field down to 18 horses.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, May/06/2023

7 States Pen Letter Asking AG for Help With Offshores But Can't Get Their Own House in Order

The timing of this letter could not be any worse in the wake of an insider information betting scandal involving college baseball and the US regulated sportsbooks.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, May/05/2023

Mass Mess: $25M a Day But Barstool Sports Still Causing Heartburn for Regulators

"They f***ing hate my guts," Barstool's founder and president, Dave Portnoy claims.  And he's probably right.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, May/05/2023

Cyclone Mischief Kentucky Derby Odds at 30-1 as Practical Move Scratched, Lord Miles Too

Cyclone Mischief Kentucky Derby Odds at 30-1 as Practical Move Scratched

Cyclone Mischief will now enter the Kentucky Derby field starting from the No. 20 post position after it was announced Practical Move has been scratched due to a fever.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, May/04/2023

Poker Pro Cyndy Violette's Daughter is Missing

Poker Pro Cyndy Violette's Daughter is Missing

The beloved poker pro and vegan restaurateur is pleading for help in locating her adult daughter, who has been missing since Saturday.

Submitted by Ace King on, May/04/2023

Can't Bet Alabama Baseball Games From Ohio as Suspicious Activity Found

Can't Bet Alabama Baseball Games From Ohio as Suspicious Activity Found

LSU was a -245 favorite in Friday's game vs. Alabama and did go on to win 8-6.  Louisiana Gaming officials now say the suspicious bet originated out of Cincinnati.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, May/02/2023

Poker Pro Justin Bonomo Calls Fellow Pro and Self-Tanning Pitchman Doug Polk a 'F***ing Monster'

Polk apologizes to Charlie Carrel for lack of empathy regarding his childhood abuse revelations during live poker stream.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, May/02/2023

NFL Players Association Claims US Regulated Sportsbooks Are Snitches

NFL Players Association Claims US Regulated Sportsbooks Are Snitches

Warns FanDuel and others have highly sensitive tracking capabilities.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, May/01/2023

Florida Panthers Pay Out $6500 to Win 2023 Stanley Cup: Stun Best Team Ever

Florida Panthers Pay Out $6500 to Win 2023 Stanley Cup

Florida advances to face the Toronto Maple Leafs in the second round. 

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, May/01/2023

Spanky Interviews Machine Learning Enthusiast Oli Gibbons, ‘Ndrangheta Crime Leader Arrested

‘Ndrangheta Crime Leader Arrested

Plus the affiliate abuse of media outlets and news aggregators continues.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Apr/29/2023

Man Who Set Fire to Self in Front of Young Son Had £250,000 Gambling Debt: UK Cracks Down Further

Man Who Set Fire to Self in Front of Young Son Had £250,000 Gambling Debt

Widow is one of many who applauded the UK's latest clampdown on web gambling sites but believes much more needs to be done.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Apr/28/2023

Brennan Jr: 'When We Were Pushing Legislation, We Assumed Advertising Would Be Restricted'

Affiliates, meanwhile, are making the matter worse as we explore here.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Apr/28/2023

New Poll Shows Trump Annihilating DeSantis as Mickey Mouse Goes to War With Gov Too

New Poll Shows Trump Annihilating DeSantis as Mickey Mouse Goes to War With Gov Too

A newly released Emerson poll has former US President Donald Trump leading bigly in the 2024 Republican presidential primary with 62 percent, compared to Florida Governor Ron DeSantis' 16 percent and former Vice President Mike Pence at 7 percent.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/27/2023

Unibet Tells Customers: Clean Up Your Act!!!

Signs at sportsbook warn customers that if they don’t get the smell out, they can get the hell out.

Submitted by Thomas Somach on, Apr/27/2023

Trump to DeSantis: 'I Made You', Latest Odds

Donald Trump's camp releases another brutal ad in effort to take down Ron DeSantis.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Apr/26/2023

Using Poker Strategy to Empower Women, Video SEO Techniques and Coinbase Sues SEC

And, oh yea, Unibet has been down again for the last 24 hours.

Submitted by Ace King on, Apr/25/2023

Don Lemon, Tucker Carlson Out: Bet Who's Next

Now you can bet on Tucker's next job.

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Apr/24/2023

NFL Punishing Players While Continuing to Rake in the Money

NFL Punishing Players While Continuing to Rake in the Money

One writer points out that Deshaun Watson was originally suspended six games for his sexual misconduct lawsuits, while DeAndre Hopkins was recently suspended six games, fewer weeks than five players suspended for gambling.

Submitted by Alejandro Botticelli on, Apr/24/2023

Unibet Website Keeps Going Down During the NBA Playoffs, WTF?

Unibet Website Keeps Going Down During the NBA Playoffs, WTF?

Our own Thomas Somach reports that the Unibet website in PA went down once again overnight Friday and was back up by Saturday morning, then apparently back down again. 

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Apr/22/2023

Five NFL Players Suspended for Gambling Violations: Jameson Williams Among Them

Williams will be unable to play until Week 7 while two of his teammates are suspended indefinitely for betting on NFL games with insider information used.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Apr/21/2023

New Jersey to Crack Down on Regulated Sportsbooks

New Jersey to Crack Down on Regulated Sportsbooks

Attorney General Matthew J. Platkin and Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) Director David Rebuck introduced new initiatives to bolster responsible gaming efforts with a special focus on data collection to determine whether an individual may be suffering from a gambling disorder or addiction.  They also demand a stop to dubious promises of “guaranteed wins” or “risk-free” bets.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Apr/20/2023

Gambling911 World Exclusive: Las Vegas Agent and Poker Pro Steve Prentky AKA Steve Penny Dead

Penny had been on life support for more than a week and plug was finally pulled early Thursday morning.

Submitted by Thomas Somach on, Apr/20/2023

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