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Rhode Island One Step Closer to Offering Online Sports Betting Statewide

Rhode Island One Step Closer to Offering Online Sports Betting Statewide

A bill to allow mobile wagering for sports betting in Rhode Island has passed the state Senate.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Feb/13/2019

How Does a Pay Per Head Work?

A Pay Per Head business is one in which you pay X amount of dollars per customer per week to have another company run nearly every aspect of your bookmaking business.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/13/2019

Advertisement Banning Trends in the European Union and the Balkans for Online Gambling

Advertisement Banning Trends in the European Union and the Balkans for Online Gambling

There has been a recent wave that has swept across the gambling industry and had the form of banning gambling related advertisement. This is the case in many European jurisdictions, but we are not excluding that this is a global wave. Media outlets have reported that such bans are scheduled to be included in Asia as well.

Submitted by Press Release on, Feb/13/2019

How Much Profit do Bookies Make?

How Much Profit do Bookies Make?

Bookies are people that accept action on various sports, and most bookies have an average weekly hold percentage of around 5%.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/13/2019

NASCAR Goes All in With Sports Betting

NASCAR Goes All in With Sports Betting

Brendan Gaughan is the son of a casino magnate and has long grasped the allure of throwing down a few bucks to wager on a sporting event.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Feb/12/2019

Ohio State vs. Indiana Betting Odds - February 10

Ohio State vs. Indiana Betting Odds - February 10

The Ohio State vs. Indiana game had the Hoosiers as a -2.5 home dog at most books.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Feb/10/2019

Most Bet on Sides February 8

Most Bet on Sides February 8

The Sacramento Kings are the most wagered on side Friday as a -3 to -3.5 favorite hosting the Miami Heat.  

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Feb/08/2019

New Jersey Casinos Lose $4.6M on $34.9M in Super Bowl Bets

New Jersey Casinos Lose $4.6M on $34.9M in Super Bowl Bets

New Jersey gambling regulators say its sportsbooks lost $4.6 million on $34.9 million in Super Bowl wagers, the first major sporting event for bettors since sports gambling was legalized in the state last year.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Feb/04/2019

Darren Rovell Super Bowl 53 'Insider Info' for Halftime Show?

Darren Rovell Super Bowl 53 'Insider Info' for Halftime Show?

Action Network's Darren Rovell tweeted late Sunday that he had access to the Super Bowl Halftime Show rehersals and..... kept the song sequence quiet from gamblers.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Feb/04/2019

Reuters: Anthem Costs Betting Company Dearly (BetOnline)

Gladys Knight’s rendition of the national anthem at the Super Bowl on Sunday caused a headache for one sports betting company after the singer extended the end of the song, the length of which had drawn intense wagering interest.

Submitted by Reuters on, Feb/04/2019

Thunder vs. Celtics Betting Line - February 3

Thunder vs. Celtics Betting Line - February 3

The Thunder vs. Celtics betting line had Boston coming in as a -3.5 favorite.  This game was seeing mostly balanced action.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Feb/03/2019

Flurry of Last Minute Super Bowl Bets Come in on Rams by Mystery 'Gambler X'

Flurry of Last Minute Super Bowl Bets Come in on Rams by Mystery 'Gambler X'

David Purdem of ESPN was reporting late Saturday that several million in bets came in on the Rams late this week in Vegas.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Feb/02/2019

Can I Bet on Bovada Online From Georgia?

Can I Bet on Bovada Online From Georgia?

Federal law does not prevent one from placing online bets from the state of Georgia.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Feb/02/2019

Can I Bet on Bovada From South Carolina?

Bovada can be accessed from the state of South Carolina as can plenty of Gambling911.com-endorsed online gambling websites.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Feb/02/2019

Can I Play on Bovada From Oklahoma?

Can I Play on Bovada From Oklahoma?

The Bovada website (formerly known as Bodog) is accessible to those living in the state of Oklahoma, as are numerous other offshore sportsbooks more than happy to take bets from those living in the state.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Feb/02/2019

Today's Most Bet on Sides - February 2: G911 Backing Gators

Today's Most Bet on Sides - February 2

We have your most wagered on sides for Saturday February 2.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Feb/02/2019

GamblingCompliance signs up for SBC’s Betting on Football & Betting on Sports America

GamblingCompliance signs up for SBC’s Betting on Football & Betting on Sports America

Sports betting media and events company Sports Betting Community (SBC) and leading regulatory intelligence portal GamblingCompliance have joined forces in order to improve the dialogue around gambling regulations.

Submitted by Press Release on, Feb/01/2019

Are You Ready for Super Bowl LIII? A Bettor's Dream Day

Are You Ready for Super Bowl LIII?  A Bettor's Dream Day

As the Patriots and Rams walk out on the field of the Mercedes-Benz Stadium this Sunday, you can be sure of one think both veteran coach Bill Belichick and new the wonder boy on the block Sean Mc Vay will have spent countless hours researching their competition.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/01/2019

Can I Bet on Bovada From New York?

Can I Bet on Bovada From New York?

Bovada is no longer accessible to new customers from the state of New York.  YouWager is among the dozen or so online gambling sites that do accept customers from the Empire State.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/31/2019

Should Online Bookies Offer International Sports Betting?

Should Online Bookies Offer International Sports Betting?

Thinking about exapanding your sportsbook to offer international sports betting? Great idea, if you’ve considered it, find out 3 reasons why every bookie should be offering international sports.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/31/2019

6 Fatal Errors That Could Be Costing Online Bookies Serious Profits

6 Fatal Errors That Could Be Costing Online Bookies Serious Profits

Online bookies need to be aware of 6 fetal errors that cause agents to close shop for good. Find out if you’r making these mistakes and if your sportsbook is spilling potential profits everywhere.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/31/2019

Choosing the Best Sports Betting Software Platform

Choosing the Best Sports Betting Software Platform

Recently, the popularity of sports betting in the U.S. and around the world has seen a tremendous boost in popularity. Furthermore, the internet has seen a large increase in new sportsbooks in the past 6 months. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/31/2019

SBC Again Running Sports Betting Tours at ICE London

Gambling911.com media partner SBC Events will once again be running sports betting tours at this year's ICE London event, which commences 5-7 February, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/31/2019

Buffalo Wild Wings Taps Former Pro Punter and Avid Gambler as Spokesperson

Buffalo Wild Wings Taps Former Pro Punter and Avid Gambler as Spokesperson

Following up with the latest on Buffalo Wild Wings’ gamble, pledging free wings to America if the game goes to OT: B-Dubs has now tapped former pro punter (turned avid gambler and internet sensation) Pat McAfee to be its “Gaming Consultant” for the program.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/30/2019

It's Official - Atlantic City Hard Rock Launches Online Sports Betting, Opens Sportsbook

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City launched its land-based and online sportsbook in New Jersey at HardRockSports.com and HardRockCasino.com (Jan. 30, 2019).

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/30/2019

Hard Rock Casino New Jersey Online Sports Betting Site Debuts

Hard Rock Casino New Jersey Online Sports Betting Site Debuts

Atlantic City’s Hard Rock casino is now taking sports bets online after the company received permission late Friday from the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement to do so. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/27/2019

Any Sports Betting Sites in Colorado

There are a few dozen offshore sports betting sites accessible to those live in the state of Colorado.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/27/2019

Can I Play on Bovada From Florida?

Can I Play on Bovada From Florida?

The Bovada website (formerly known as Bodog) is accessible to those living in the state of Florida.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jan/26/2019

Sky Bet Merger Process With PokerStars Results in Freezing Access in Italy

Italian players can no longer access the Sky Bet Italia portal effective this weekend as the company is in the process of merging with PokerStars.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/26/2019

Pay Per Head for the Pegasus World Cup

Pay Per Head for the Pegasus World Cup

When looking for a Pay Per Head, it is wise to find one that has a top notch race book.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jan/25/2019

Breaking News

60 Minutes Looks at Legal Sports Betting in the US

60 Minutes Looks at Legal Sports Betting in the US

Sports gamblers will not want to miss 60 Minutes Sunday March 24 as the popular television news magazine will feature a segment on legalized sports betting in the United States.

Mississippi Casinos Continue Winning Streak

Mississippi Casinos Continue Winning Streak

The hot streak continues for Mississippi casinos, with gambling halls statewide posting another revenue increase in February.

What Sites Can I Bet Sports Online From California?

What Sites Can I Bet Sports Online From California?

You can bet sports online from California at BetOnline.