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Which Nations are Favored to Win the FIFA World Cup and at What Odds?

The countries favored to win the 2014 FIFA World Cup listed with single digits to do so were a few perennial favorites that include Brazil, favored at 3/1 odds, Argentina at just shy of 5/1 odds, Germany and Spain, both listed between 6/1 and 7/1 odds, all of which were courtesy of

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, May/20/2014

What Could Cause California Chrome to Lose the Preakness? Any Contenders?

California Chrome has what it takes to win the 2014 Preakness, make no mistake about it, and he has decent value at -150 considering the competition (or lack thereof).  But there are ways he can lose and bettors must be aware of these possibilities.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, May/16/2014

I Live in Texas But Can’t Bet the Preakness Stakes Online: Do I Have Options?

Texas is one of those so-called “prohibited states” when it comes to betting horses online but that doesn’t mean you still can’t do so.  International online horse racing sites like Bookmaker, which has been in business since 1997, do continue to accept bets from folks living in the Loan Star State.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, May/13/2014

Where Can I Bet the FIFA World Cup 2014 Online From North America?

You can bet the FIFA World Cup 2014 at any one of several dozen respectable online sports betting sites, but only a handful will permit wagering from those who live in North America.   

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, May/10/2014

Can I Bet the Players Championship Online? Is Betting on Friday or Saturday Wise?

You can bet The Players Championship online at, which features player vs. player matchups but, even more exciting, future odds on each contender that start with payouts of $1400 or greater for 2014.  

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, May/08/2014

How Much Money Can I Win Betting California Chrome, Intense Holiday, Wicked Strong?

There is plenty of money to be won should your horse come in first or you happen to make out on a trifecta. was offering up to 7% on losses back and up to $2500 in FREE CASH.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, May/03/2014

Can I Bet on the 2014 Kentucky Derby From My Smart Phone, iPad, Mobile Device?

Most online racebooks allow horse bettors to place wagers on the mobile devices, smart phones and iPads.  Among them is, which many believe has one of the best mobile interfaces on the Web. This means you can literally bet on the Derby from the comfort of your automobile or if away from home.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, May/02/2014

Where Can I Find Margin of Victory Betting Odds for the 2014 Kentucky Derby?

You can find the Margin of Victory betting odds for the 2014 Kentucky Derby at here. These are by far some of the most lucrative betting options available on Saturday’s big race. Granted, the payouts are not as great when compared to scoring margins of victory in big games like the Super Bowl.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, May/02/2014

How to Fund an Online Betting Account in New Jersey: Firm Claims It’s Been Tough

Wayne Parry, New Jersey-based Associated Press writer, reports that funding an online betting account in the Garden State has not been easy despite the activity being legal for nearly 6 months now.

Funding by credit card has been among the most difficult.

Submitted by Ace King on, Apr/30/2014

What is the Importance of the Post Position Draw and the 2014 Kentucky Derby?

The post position draw is one of the most important factors when handicapping the Kentucky Derby race.  In fact, it is the post position draw that ultimately determines the lines days in advance of Saturday’s race.  Betting on the 2014 Kentucky Derby online was available at here.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Apr/30/2014

Where Can I Find Stanley Cup Odds to Win Online (2014)? (Video)

You can find the latest odds for each NHL team to win the 2014 Stanley Cup at Bookmaker here, which will also be offering LIVE IN-PLAY betting on each of these games.

The Boston Bruins were slight 7/2 favorites to win the 2014 Stanley Cup.  They were followed by the St. Louis Blues at 6/1, Pittsburgh Penguins at 7/1 and Chicago Blackhawks at 8/1. 

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Apr/16/2014

What Online Sportsbook Offers a True Dime Line in Baseball?

BetOnline offers a true dime line up to -190, which is one of the best deals you will find online for MLB. 


Anybody who bets Baseball knows the importance of a dime line.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Apr/15/2014

Where Can I Gamble Online From Denmark? ISP’s Ordered to Block Some Sites

Denmark is the latest country to begin blogging what it deems to be “illegal” online gambling sites, essentially those that are not licensed by the Danish government.

Last week, Internet Service Providers were ordered to block access to five suspect sites. The only way Danes can get around this is by playing via an anonymous (masked) ISP.

Submitted by Ace King on, Apr/13/2014

Where Can I Bet the Toyota Grand Prix Online? Latest Odds and Picks (Video)

You can bet the 2014 Toyota Grand Prix online at, which offers a whole menu of great motor sports betting.

The favorite to win Sunday's Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach is Will Power. In the first race of the IndyCar season it was Power winning in St. Petersburg. Oddsmakers have made Power a solid favorite this week with odds just over 2-1.

The other top choice in IndyCar odds is Scott Dixon who is listed at 4-1.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Apr/12/2014

Can I Use My Credit Card to Bet the Pacquiao-Bradley fight online?

Many of you will be able to use your credit card placing a bet on the highly anticipated Pacquiao-Bradley fight over the Internet.  It all depends on the card and your location.


Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Apr/12/2014

Where Can I Find Pacquiao-Bradley Prop Bets Online? Huge Payout Potential, the name you have trusted since 1986, has just released an entire menu of Pacquiao-Bradley prop bets with huge payout potential.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Apr/12/2014

What Are the Las Vegas Odds on the Pacquiao vs. Bradley Fight?

The odds on Saturday’s huge Pacquiao vs. Bradley fight (dubbed Pacquiao-Bradley II) had Pacquiao as a -200 favorite early on and Bradley +175. 

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Apr/12/2014

Where Can I Bet On the Pacman vs. Bradley Fight Online? (Video)

You can bet on the Pacman vs. Bradley fight online at with live betting available hereVideo Preview Appears Below

The odds were as follows (as of Friday morning, day before fight):
Timothy Bradley +185

Manny Pacquiao -220

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Apr/11/2014

Can I Bet The US Masters Online?

You can bet the US Masters online with the potential for a mighty big pay day should you happen to pick the right golfer. offers betting on golf with the 2014 US Masters payouts starting at 10-1 or $100 for every $10 wagered.

Some of the other terrific benefits of betting the US Masters online:

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Apr/10/2014

Who Wants to Bet the Pacers? 0-9 Against The Spread

Heading into a game against the lowly Milwaukee Bucks, the Indiana Pacers were 0-9 Against The Spread.  Yet the public was still betting on the Pacers. 


Indiana was getting slightly more lopsided action in this game.  Their recent poor run has been profitable for the books.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Apr/09/2014

You Can Really Bet on WWE Wrestling? Bookie Gets Crushed by Lesnar Win

Online bookmaker is likely regretting the decision to start taking bets on WWE Wrestling, and more specifically WrestleMania.

Sunday night the book got crushed by two big underdogs winning their respective matchups, a rarity in professional wrestling.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Apr/07/2014

Where Can I Bet the NCAA Men’s Basketball National Championship Online?

You can bet the NCAA Men’s Basketball National Championship 2014 online at, a company that was established in 1986 (originally as a sports betting call center). LIVE IN-PLAY wagering, mobile and free cash bonuses up to $2500 are just some of the reasons why you should consider opening an online betting account here.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Apr/05/2014

What Are the Online Slots Available in New Jersey? Cleopatra, Monopoly, More

There are dozens of online slots available for those living in New Jersey who wish to play on the Internet.  There are specific brands we would like to highlight here.

“Secrets of the Phoenix” allows casino players to match the stone relics and watch as they cascade down leaving space for even more wins.

Features include 5 reels, autoplay, a cascading reel system let’s you win multiple times off a single spin, hit successive cascades during the bonus round to add more free spins and bonus pick a win game gifts you with cash, spins and other cool bonuses.

Submitted by Payton on, Apr/05/2014

What Are The Odds on Who Will Replace David Letterman (Video) released betting odds on who will replace the longest running late night talk show host David Letterman.  Those odds were available here.

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Apr/04/2014

Can I Play On New Jersey Online Gambling Websites If I Live in New York?

Live in New York State but you wish to play on one of New Jersey’s online gambling websites?  You can do so, with a catch.

All of New Jersey’s licensed and regulated Internet gambling websites incorporate geolocation technology that prevents individuals from placing real money bets from outside the Garden State.

Submitted by Payton on, Apr/04/2014

Where Can I Bet on the US Masters? Futures, Matchups

You can bet on the US Masters at Bookmaker here.  Betting on Golf could prove lucrative when one considers the extraordinary payout potential.  Of course there are a few dozen golfers from which to choose from.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Apr/03/2014

Where Can I Bet the Dubai World Cup Online?

You can bet on the Dubai World Cup at where you can qualify to receive up to 8% back on weekly losses here.  This year’s race starts at 3:30 pm EDT so you will need to get your bets in prior to this time.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Mar/28/2014

What Online Sportsbook is Best for Betting Sweet 16 Basketball?

When it comes to an online sportsbook and betting Sweet 16 Basketball, look no further than Bookmaker, a name you have trusted since 1986.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Mar/25/2014

What’s a Good Sports Betting Site to Bet College Basketball?

If you want to know a good online sports betting site to bet College Basketball, look no further than BetOnline where you can claim up to $1000 in FREE BETS right here.


Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Mar/20/2014

What is the Minimum Money Amount to Open an Online Betting Account?

Many readers ask this question:  What is the minimum to open an online wagering account to start betting?

While the amount differs between sportsbooks, typically $25 to $50 is required to fund an account before you can start wagering.  $50 to $100 is usually the amount needed to take advantage of bonus offers.

Actual bet minimums can be as low as $1 though $10 to $25 is the average wager placed online ($50 via the phone).

Examples from various online sportsbooks appear below. 

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Mar/20/2014

Breaking News

Forensic Files Keeps The Greek, Olympic Sports Alive: Book Helped Solve Infamous Triple Homicide

Olympic Sports ( was one of the first and most respected offshore sportsbooks to emerge on the scene back in the 1990s.  Founder Spiro Athanas was a beloved figure in the industry.  He would eventually run into some trouble and sell his Jamaica-based book.

Best Bets Wednesday January 26, 2022

Best Bets Wednesday January 26, 2022

The Vols look like a good bet on the moneyline having gone 10-0 at home this season but you are looking at a steep -360 price versus the Gators.

Is It Time for Women to Embrace Sports Betting?

Is It Time for Women to Embrace Sports Betting?

Hearing a group of women talk about the latest odds for NFL matches or discussing fantasy football is rare, even though they are watching sport in higher and higher numbers. Some think it’s because it doesn’t interest them, others believe it’s the result of a male dominated betting industry.