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Can't Bet on Rutgers Games From New Jersey? These Books Look to Capitalize

Can't Bet on Rutgers Games From New Jersey?  These Books Look to Capitalize

New Jersey's legalized sportsbooks are going gangbusters, sort of.  Despite there being around a dozen sports betting apps on the New Jersey market, FanDuel and Draftkings own better than 70% of it.  That leaves the other ten or so to fight over crumbs.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/20/2019

Former FanDuel Supervisor Claims She Was Fired Over Controversial $82K Winning Ticket

Former FanDuel Supervisor Claims She Was Fired Over Controversial $82K Winning Ticket

Janine Luppino, of Hackensack, claims she was fired for confronting her supervisors after they refused to pay out a valid $82,000 ticket.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/19/2019

Can I Bet on Sports in Des Moines if I’m Visiting From Minnesota?

Can I Bet on Sports in Des Moines if I’m Visiting From Minnesota?

When visiting Des Moines from Minnesota the Prairie Meadows Casino now offers sports betting at its facility and will soon offer a mobile app available statewide. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/19/2019

Make Use of Everything Your Pay Per Head Sportsbook Has to Offer

Make Use of Everything Your Pay Per Head Sportsbook Has to Offer

Online sportsbooks are a dime a dozen, everybody seems to have one nowadays and what you must do is be unique. You must stand out from the crowd and offer your clients not only what they want, but something the other guys don’t have. We have put together a list of top features for your sportsbook – all of the great ways to make you who they want to come to.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/19/2019

College Football – Oklahoma Sooners Odds To Make CFP 2020

College Football – Oklahoma Sooners Odds To Make CFP 2020

Despite the loss of another Heisman Trophy winning quarterback, the offense shouldn’t be a problem. The defense? That’s another story. The Oklahoma Sooners reached the College Football Playoff the last two seasons with a transfer quarterback operating a highly entertaining machine.

Submitted by Phil Simon on, Aug/19/2019

Horseshoe Hammond Casino Will Open Sportsbook September 4

The Horseshoe Hammond Casino is expected to become the first in the state of Indiana to open a retail sportsbook operation.  The casino a mile across the border from Illinois and within a half hour drive from Chicago.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Aug/18/2019

Find a Sportsbook Near Houston

Find a Sportsbook Near Houston

A few dozen online sportsbooks are accessible from the Houston area

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Aug/17/2019

Find a Sportsbook Near San Antonio

Online sportsbooks in business for over a decade are accessible online throughout Texas

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/17/2019

How Can I Bet Sports in Iowa?

How Can I Bet Sports in Iowa?

Whether an experienced gambler, newbie, resident or someone visiting the state, betting sports in Iowa is now available to anyone 21 years or older.  Gambling911.com breaks down everything you need to know before placing a bet while in Iowa.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Aug/17/2019

PPH Bookie

PPH Bookie

If you are looking to be a successful bookie then the best way to do that is to use a PPH bookie service.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/16/2019

Iowa's First Day of Sports Betting: What We Learned

Iowa's First Day of Sports Betting: What We Learned

With six casinos in Iowa launching sports betting on Thursday afternoon, Gambling911.com looked at some of the feedback trickling in.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Aug/16/2019

Iowa Casinos Launch Sports Betting

Iowa Casinos Launch Sports Betting

Six Iowa casinos began accepting bets on sporting events Thursday, making the state the 11th in the nation and first in the Midwest to allow such wagering.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Aug/15/2019

Where Can I Watch, Bet The Cormier vs Miocic Fight - UFC 241 - Detroit, Michigan

It's almost here!  UFC 241 will feature some of the best fights ever with Cormier vs Miocic headlining.  Below you will find a number of bars in Detroit confirmed to be showing UFC 241.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/15/2019

Bitcoin Plunges Below 10K: Here's Why

Bitcoin Plunges Below 10K: Here's Why

Bitcoin, and nearly all cryptocurrencies for that matter, have seen their prices drop over the past 48 hours.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/15/2019

Where Can I Bet on Sports Near Louisville

You can bet on sports online from Louisville with any number of top sportsbooks accessible from the state.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Aug/14/2019

College Football – Ohio State Buckeyes Odds To Make CFP 2019

College Football – Ohio State Buckeyes Odds To Make CFP 2019

Urban Meyer may no longer be around, but that doesn’t mean the Ohio State Buckeyes went with him. During his seven seasons in Columbus Meyer won over 90 percent of his games and captured the first College Football Playoff following the 2014 season. Meyer didn’t depart because the talent level faded. In fact it’s just the opposite. New coach Ryan Day is set up for success with perhaps the best collection of players in the Big Ten.

Submitted by Phil Simon on, Aug/14/2019

Where Can I Watch, Bet The Cormier vs Miocic Fight - UFC 241 - New Jersey

New Jersey has around a dozen in-state sports betting sites, most of which should offer betting on the UFC 241 fights. While Victory Sports Bar @ Meadowlands had yet to confirm it would be showing the fight, this is part of the FanDuel sportsbook and will almost certainly be showing UFC 241 while taking bets.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/13/2019

Davenport Iowa Wins Out With Sports Betting

Davenport Iowa Wins Out With Sports Betting

Outside of Vegas there are a few US cities that will have easy access to multiple sportsbooks.  Among them, Residents of Memphis can bet in person at a number of Tunica, Mississippi establishments.  In addition to sports betting websites already accessible from out-of-state operators, those in Memphis will soon be able to play on apps with in-state operators. 

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Aug/13/2019

Find a Sportsbook Near Me - USA City Index

With the US Supreme Court ruling to abolish decades long sports betting prohibition last year, sportsbooks are popping up in limited locations based on licensing guidelines for each state.  You can also access Jazz Sportsbook (in business since 1997) from your city hereScroll Down to Find Your City - If there is a sportsbook nearby, we'll list

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/13/2019

Mobile Sports Betting With In-State Operators to Start Thursday in Iowa

Mobile Sports Betting With In-State Operators to Start Thursday in Iowa

We knew sportsbooks were set to open on Thursday in Iowa.  We didn't realize how close they were to launching mobile wagering.....that same day apparently.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/13/2019

Onerous Tax Would Make Casino in Chicago Unprofitable

Onerous Tax Would Make Casino in Chicago Unprofitable

A casino in Chicago would not make enough profit under current Illinois law to be worth it, a consultant said Tuesday.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Aug/13/2019

FanDuel Founders Preparing to File New Lawsuit Against Firm?

FanDuel Founders Preparing to File New Lawsuit Against Firm?

Newly filed accounts for FanDuel reveal that a group of founders are preparing fresh legal action against the firm, The Courier reports.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/13/2019

Where to Bet on Bagel Boss vs. Lenny Dykstra Fight Online

Where to Bet on Bagel Boss vs. Lenny Dykstra Fight Online

BetOnline Tuesday morning opened odds on Chris "Bagel Boss" Morgan vs. Lenny Dykstra.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/13/2019

32Red, Wayne Rooney 'Exploiting Children' Professor Claims

32Red, Wayne Rooney 'Exploiting Children' Professor Claims

Lawmakers last week criticized former Manchester United star and England captain Wayne Rooney for his decision to wear the number 32 upon joining football club Derby's management team come January.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Aug/13/2019

Find a Pay Per Head - Washington State

PremierPerHead is a Pay Per Head that services Washington State, including Seattle and Tacoma.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/13/2019

Iowa Looks to Sports Betting Wins to Collect Back Taxes, Child Support

Iowa Looks to Sports Betting Wins to Collect Back Taxes, Child Support

A legislative committee has delayed a portion of new sports gambling rules that would allow the state to collect some the winnings of those who owe child support, back taxes or criminal debt.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Aug/12/2019

Can I Bet on Fanduel From Florida?

Can I Bet on Fanduel From Florida?

Sorry folks, you will not be able to bet on the FanDuel app from the state of Florida, however, there are other great options for betting sports from the Sunshine State.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Aug/12/2019

Avoiding Common Mistakes as a Bookie

Our friends at PricePerPlayer.com spotlight the common bookie mistakes that will ruin your business.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/12/2019

Does Lakeside Hotel & Casino in Osceola Have Sports Betting

Lakeside Hotel & Casino in Osceola, Iowa is set to launch its sportsbook by the start of this football season (2019).  Sports betting, via mobile devices and laptops, is currently only available to those in Iowa from gambling sites licensed outside the US

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/12/2019

When Will Sports Betting Be Available in Omaha?

When Will Sports Betting Be Available in Omaha?

This football season (2019), those living in Omaha will be able to bet sports from Ameristar Casino in Council Bluffs, Iowa, a mere 10 minute drive from the city.  Offshore (internationally licensed) sportsbooks are also accessible from this region.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/12/2019

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Can't Bet on Rutgers Games From New Jersey?  These Books Look to Capitalize

Can't Bet on Rutgers Games From New Jersey? These Books Look to Capitalize

New Jersey's legalized sportsbooks are going gangbusters, sort of.  Despite there being around a dozen sports betting apps on the New Jersey market, FanDuel and Draftkings own better than 70% of it.  That leaves the other ten or so to fight over crumbs.

Former FanDuel Supervisor Claims She Was Fired Over Controversial $82K Winning Ticket

Former FanDuel Supervisor Claims She Was Fired Over Controversial $82K Winning Ticket

Janine Luppino, of Hackensack, claims she was fired for confronting her supervisors after they refused to pay out a valid $82,000 ticket.

Can I Bet on Sports in Des Moines if I’m Visiting From Minnesota?

Can I Bet on Sports in Des Moines if I’m Visiting From Minnesota?

When visiting Des Moines from Minnesota the Prairie Meadows Casino now offers sports betting at its facility and will soon offer a mobile app available statewide.