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2021 Betting Events Calendar

Below you will find the calendar for marquee betting events upcoming for the year 2021, including sports and entertainment as well as political.  

Submitted by C Costigan on, Dec/31/2021

Super Bowl LV Length of National Anthem Prop Bet

Super Bowl LV Length of National Anthem Prop Bet

We now know who will be singing this year's Super Bowl National Anthem. 

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Jan/26/2021

Hot Betting Trends, Alerts - January 26

Gambling911.com has your hot betting trends for Tuesday, January 26, 2021 (in no particular order but updated throughout the day so check back regularly). 

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jan/26/2021

College Basketball Betting – Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets at Duke Blue Devils

College Basketball Betting – Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets at Duke Blue Devils

It’s not your typical college basketball season for a number of reasons. The obvious is the affect COVID has had on scheduling. The other is that the Duke Blue Devils are not in the national rankings and in danger of falling below .500 if they can’t get past the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets on Tuesday.

Submitted by Phil Simon on, Jan/26/2021

Nate Diaz to Face Conor McGregor Next Say Oddsmakers

Nate Diaz to Face Conor McGregor Next Say Oddsmakers

The oddsmakers anticipate a trilogy fight for Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz in 2021.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/25/2021

Super Bowl 55 Betting Already Topping a Typical MNF Game

Super Bowl 55 Betting Already Topping a Typical MNF Game

It's not even 24 hours after the Super Bowl 55 teams were decided and BetOnline's Dave Mason is reporting his sportsbook is seeing more action than a typical Monday Night Football game.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jan/25/2021

What is the Payout if the Buffalo Bills Win Versus Kansas City Chiefs - AFC Championship

What is the Payout if the Buffalo Bills Win Versus Kansas City Chiefs - AFC Championship

The books have the Sunday late game between Buffalo and Kansas City as tight as they come.  BetOnline hadn't moved off the KC -3 all week and we've only seen one or two books move up a half point to the -3.5 for a good five minutes.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jan/25/2021

Matthew Stafford Next Team Betting Odds

Matthew Stafford Next Team Betting Odds

You can bet on Matthew Stafford's next team with news that the Detroit Lions are looking to offload their starting quarterback.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jan/25/2021

Odds to be Named Super Bowl 55 MVP

Odds to be Named Super Bowl 55 MVP

Patrick Mahomes is the odds-on favorite to take home a second straight Super Bowl MVP honor.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/25/2021

College Basketball Betting – Syracuse Orange at Virginia Cavaliers

College Basketball Betting – Syracuse Orange at Virginia Cavaliers

Two surging teams meet in a crucial ACC battle on Monday when the Syracuse Orange visit the Virginia Cavaliers. UVA extended its winning streak to six in a row beating Georgia Tech over the weekend to remain the lone unbeaten in conference play.

Submitted by Phil Simon on, Jan/25/2021

Texas Tech Red Raiders vs. West Virginia Mountaineers Prop Bets - January 25

Texas Tech Red Raiders vs. West Virginia Mountaineers Prop Bets - January 25

West Virginia is a -1.5 home favorite facing off against Texas Tech.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Jan/24/2021

Syracuse Orange vs. Virginia Cavs Prop Bets - January 25

Syracuse Orange vs. Virginia Cavs Prop Bets - January 24

UVA is a -6.5 favorite versus Syracuse Monday night.  This game will be shown nationally on ESPN.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Jan/24/2021

Hot Betting Trends, Alerts - January 25

Hot Betting Trends, Alerts - January 25

Gambling911.com has your hot betting trends for Monday, January 25, 2021 (in no particular order but updated throughout the day so check back regularly).

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Jan/24/2021

4 Soccer Players Killed in Brazil Plane Crash Had COVID-19

4 Soccer Players Killed in Brazil Plane Crash Had COVID-19

Four soccer players from Brazilian club Palmas died in a plane crash Sunday while traveling separately from the team after testing positive for the coronavirus, the club said.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/24/2021

Bucs-Bills Early Super Bowl Line

Bucs-Bills Early Super Bowl Line

BetOnline posted an early Super Bowl 55 betting line with the Tampa Bay Bucs in and awaiting the winner of the Bills-Chiefs game.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Jan/24/2021

Bucs-Chiefs Early Super Bowl Line

Bucs-Chiefs Early Super Bowl Line

BetOnline posted an early Super Bowl 55 betting line with the Tampa Bay Bucs in and awaiting the winner of the Bills-Chiefs game.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Jan/24/2021

What is the Payout if the Tampa Bay Bucs Win Versus Green Bay Packers - NFC Championship

What is the Payout if the Tampa Bay Bucs Win Versus Green Bay Packers - NFC Championship

The Tampa Bay Bucs pay out $155 for every $100 bet with a win over the Packers in Green Bay Sunday.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jan/24/2021

Can't Bet the Cavaliers on Draftkings From Virginia

Can't Bet the Cavaliers on Draftkings From Virginia

Draftkings announced on Sunday that they have launched their online sportsbook in the commonwealth of Virginia.  One thing you won't be able to bet on using Draftkings, however, is the Cavaliers college basketball team or any game that features them (you still have other options).

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jan/24/2021

Hot Betting Trends, Alerts - January 24

Gambling911.com has your hot betting trends for Sunday, January 24, 2021 (in no particular order but updated throughout the day so check back regularly). 

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jan/24/2021

Packers The Biggest Liability for Sportsbooks This Day

Packers The Biggest Liability for Sportsbooks This Day

The Green Bay Packers spread will be the day's largest liability for the sportsbooks.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jan/24/2021

McGregor KO Leaves UFC Lightweight Division in Limbo

McGregor KO Leaves UFC Lightweight Division in Limbo

Conor McGregor’s bout with Dustin Poirier was supposed to bring clarity to the UFC’s lightweight division and the prospect of a rematch with Khabib Nurmagomedov, but his stunning knockout loss raises more questions that it answered for the division.

Submitted by Reuters on, Jan/24/2021

Mayweather: "Con Artist McLoser Can Steal Everything From Me and is Loved, I'm Hated"

Mayweather: "Con Artist McLoser Can Steal Everything From Me and is Loved, I'm Hated"

Floyd Mayweather has taken aim at Conor McGregor following his upset TKO defeat at the hands of Dustin Poirier Saturday night.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jan/24/2021

Rutgers Scarlet Knights vs. Indiana Hoosiers Prop Bets - January 24

Rutgers Scarlet Knights vs. Indiana Hoosiers Prop Bets - January 24

The Rutgers vs. Indiana line was coming in at Hoosiers -4.5.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jan/24/2021

Michigan Wolverines Basketball Team Goes Into 2 Week Covid-19 Quarantine

Michigan Wolverines Basketball Team Goes Into 2 Week Covid-19 Quarantine

The entire University of Michigan athletic department is pausing after several positive tests for the new COVID-19 variant that transmits at a higher rate.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/24/2021

Lions Look To Trade Stafford

Lions Look To Trade Stafford

The Detroit Lions and quarterback Matthew Stafford are planning to part ways. The Lions and Stafford have mutually agreed to explore the possibilities of trading him, according to a person with direct knowledge of the situation. The person spoke Saturday night to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the team and Stafford did not announce the decision.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/24/2021

ESPN+ Streaming Issues Leave UFC Fans Furious

ESPN+ Streaming Issues Leave UFC Fans Furious

ESPN+ had an outage Saturday evening right at the start of the UFC 257 card that resulted in some 20,000 angry tweets.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jan/24/2021

Conor McGregor Next Opponent if Defeats Poirier Odds

Conor McGregor Next Opponent if Defeats Poirier Odds

Gambling911.com has your prop bet odds on who Conor McGregor will fight next should he beat Dustin Poirier in UFC 257 Saturday night.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jan/23/2021

Buffalo Bills vs. Kansas City Chiefs Prop Bets - AFC Championship

Buffalo Bills vs. Kansas City Chiefs Prop Bets - AFC Championship

The Chiefs are a -3 favorite hosting the Bills in this weekend's AFC Championship game

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jan/23/2021

Tampa Bay Bucs vs. Green Bay Packers Prop Bets - NFC Championship

Tampa Bay Bucs vs. Green Bay Packers Prop Bets - NFC Championship

The line in the Tampa Bay Bucs vs. Green Bay Packers NFC Championship game has not moved off the -2.5 favoring the Packers as of Saturday morning

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jan/23/2021

Poirier-McGregor UFC 257 First to Bleed Prop Bet

Poirier-McGregor UFC 257 First to Bleed Prop Bet

Yes, there is a prop bet on the First to Bleed in Saturday night's UFC 257 main event matchup between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jan/23/2021

Breaking News

IGT and FanDuel Group Bring Omnichannel Sports Betting to Michigan

IGT and FanDuel Group Bring Omnichannel Sports Betting to Michigan

International Game Technology PLC (“IGT”) (NYSE: IGT) announced today that its PlaySports platform is powering the recently launched FanDuel Sportsbook mobile app in Michigan, the latest U.S. state to introduce regulated online sports betting and iGaming. I

Different Types of Gambling, Media Converging for Growth

Different Types of Gambling, Media Converging for Growth

The many different types of gambling are quickly coming together with each other and with media outlets — and Wall Street is taking notice.

Does iGaming in the US Market Have a Serious Impact?

Does iGaming in the US Market Have a Serious Impact?

With the state of Michigan allowing for legalized online casino games in addition to sports betting, Innovation and Strategy Consultant for the gaming industry, David Sargeant, posed the question:  Does igaming make a difference?