Sports

Major Sportsbook, Poker Room, Casino Brand Presence by Region

Here you will find the top brands in the online gambling sector and whether they maintain a presence and/or their accessibility in specified regions.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Dec/31/2020

HORSE Game Participants Revealed, Bookmakers Compromised by NBA 2K Results Leak

HORSE Game Participants Revealed, Bookmakers Compromised by NBA 2K Results Leak

Chris Paul, Trae Young and Zach LaVine are among the players slated to take part in a proposed competition of HORSE among NBA players.  We will most certainly find odds on this competition.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Apr/08/2020

Leading CEOs to Shape Post-Pandemic Future for Betting Industry at SBC Digital Summit

Leading CEOs to Shape Post-Pandemic Future for Betting Industry at SBC Digital Summit

The opening day of the SBC Digital Summit will see many of the industry’s highest-profile CEOs share their vision of how sports betting operators can survive the downturn caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and bounce back stronger than ever.

Submitted by Press Release on, Apr/08/2020

NFL teams snapping up XFL talent for 2020 season

NFL teams snapping up XFL talent for 2020 season

The XFL returned in 2020 after a nearly two-decade hiatus. The renegade spring football season was entertaining and certainly presented an exciting alternative to a time of the year without gridiron action. Compared to the original version of the XFL, version 2.0 offered an improved talent pool of players who were overlooked in the NFL or fell in the gray area between the league and top-level college football.

Submitted by Payton on, Apr/08/2020

MLB Betting – Tampa Bay Rays 2020 Season Preview

MLB Betting – Tampa Bay Rays 2020 Season Preview

A young Rays team with a deep rotation should be enough to scare the Yankees

Submitted by Phil Simon on, Apr/08/2020

eSports Betting Gets Boost During Covid-19

eSports Betting Gets Boost During Covid-19

eSports betting is filling the void as most sports are taking a vacation with the current coronavirus pandemic having a stranglehold on much of the world right now.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/07/2020

Time to Get to Know and Bet on Esports

Time to Get to Know and Bet on Esports

To many, Esports might sound like something new that sportsbooks are offering now that all the major sports leagues have been suspended, due to the Covid-19 crisis that’s affecting the whole planet. However, electronic sports are not new at all, bookies have been offering these markets for years now, and audiences for these games are counted by millions.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/07/2020

White Secures Private Island for UFC 249

White Secures Private Island for UFC 249

UFC President Dana White has confirmed to ESPN on Monday that he has secured a location in the U.S. to host UFC 249 on April 18, which will be headlined by an interim title fight between Tony Ferguson and Justin Gaethje and consist of 12 fights overall. 

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Apr/07/2020

MLB Betting – Toronto Blue Jays 2020 Season Preview

Toronto Blue Jays Betting 2020

Blue Jays hopeful young core of position players continue to develop

Submitted by Phil Simon on, Apr/07/2020

How Real is a May Start to 2020 MLB Season Arizona Only With No Fans? League Issues Statement

Major League Baseball sources dropped a bombshell late Monday night.  The league is reportedly considering a May start to the 2020 season following postponement due to the coronavirus pandemic.  And it appears many of the key players are on board, including the Player's Union.  

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Apr/07/2020

MLB to Start in May? NFL "Virtual" Draft, NBA Wants Rapid Testing

MLB to Start in May? NFL "Virtual" Draft, NBA Wants Rapid Testing

Major League Baseball and the players union are hopeful that the 2020 season can kick off in May based on a plan that came to light late Monday evening.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Apr/07/2020

Covid-19: Russian Ping-Pong Steals the Show, Casino Employees Test Positive

Covid-19: Russian Ping-Pong Steals the Show, Casino Employees Test Positive

“Russian ping-pong has stolen the show,” said Nick Bogdanovich of the William Hill betting chain. “You can’t even find it streaming anywhere to watch, but people are betting on it.”

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/07/2020

Odds to Win 2020 Global Starcraft II

Odds to Win 2020 Global Starcraft II

The odds to win the 2020 Global StarCraft II were available at BetOnline.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Apr/06/2020

Spread on All Eagles Games 2020

Spread on All Eagles Games 2020

BetOnline has posted early spreads on all Philadelphia Eagles games for the upcoming season.  These odds are subject to change especially post-Draft so lock in the price now if you like it for a particular game.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Apr/06/2020

Open Cancelled, Masters Moved to November

The 149th Open Championship, scheduled for July, will not take place.  Commonly referred to as the British Open, it is a heavily bet on tournament particularly in the United Kingdom.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Apr/06/2020

Can I Bet on UFC 249 Online?

Can I Bet on UFC 249 Online?

You can bet on UFC 249 online at BetOnline.  The main card now features Tony Ferguson vs. Justin Gaethje as Khabib Nurmagomedov will be unable to take on Ferguson as he is stuck in Russia due to the coronavirus pandemic that has forced billions to remain homebound. 

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Apr/06/2020

NFL Betting – Will LSU or Alabama Have More Players Picked In The First Round

NFL Betting – Will LSU or Alabama Have More Players Picked In The First Round

Crimson Tide favored over LSU to have more first round draft picks selected

Submitted by Phil Simon on, Apr/06/2020

NBA H.O.R.S.E Competition Betting Odds Anticipated

NBA H.O.R.S.E Competition Betting Odds Anticipated

ESPN.com’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported Sunday that the NBA and ESPN were in talks of televising a H-O-R-S-E competition involving several high-profile players with odds expected to be posted at Bookmaker.eu should this come into fruition.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Apr/05/2020

Gambling and Sports Betting News April 4, 2020: TVG Horse Racing Network Seizing the Moment Amidst Pandemic

A handful of U.S. tracks have soldiered on through the pandemic, closing their gates to fans and running strictly for a TV and simulcast audience. TVG is providing a bit of balm for two bereft populations — people who watch sports, and people who bet on them — by continuing to show races on its cable channel and offering wagering via its website. Fox’s FS1 and FS2 networks also are airing some live horse racing.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/04/2020

Belarussian Soccer Takes Center Stage as Most World Sports Shut Down

Belarussian Soccer Takes Center Stage as Most World Sports Shut Down

Go to nearly any online sportsbook and the odds are good Belarussian Soccer (Football) betting lines will headline most home pages.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Apr/04/2020

CONCACAF Postpones Nations League Semifinals, Final

CONCACAF Postpones Nations League Semifinals, Final

CONCACAF has postponed this summer's Nations League semifinals and final due to the coronavirus pandemic. 

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Apr/03/2020

3 Keys to Betting NFL Totals

3 Keys to Betting NFL Totals

As the NFL Draft draws nearer, and without March Madness or baseball to occupy our time, sports fans and bettors find themselves looking forward to September.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/03/2020

NFL Betting – Third Overall Pick In 2020 NFL Draft

NFL Betting – Third Overall Pick In 2020 NFL Draft

Jeffrey Okudah and Tua Tagovailoa +175 are both favored to be selected 3rd overall

Submitted by Phil Simon on, Apr/03/2020

Philadelphia Eagles First Pick Odds - NFL Draft 2020

Philadelphia Eagles First Pick Odds - NFL Draft 2020

Justin Jefferson pays out $18 for every $10 bet or $180 for every $100 bet should he be selected first for the Philadelphia Eagles in the NFL Draft 2020 scheduled April 23-25.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Apr/03/2020

2020 LEC Playoffs Betting Odds

2020 LEC Playoffs Betting Odds

In addition to the LEC Playoffs betting odds for the winner, various props are also being offered by our friends at SportsBetting.ag.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Apr/03/2020

AFC, NFC Team Betting Lines All Games 2020

The Patriots have been favored in 78 straight games during the regular season. That's right, the last time they were an underdog was September 20, 2015, at Buffalo.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/03/2020

New York Jets First Pick Odds - NFL Draft 2020

New York Jets First Pick Odds - NFL Draft 2020

Jerry Jeudy pays out $30 for every $10 bet or $250 for every $100 bet should he be selected first for the New York Jets in the NFL Draft 2020 scheduled April 23-25.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Apr/02/2020

NFL Betting – Second Quarterback Selected in 2020 NFL Draft

NFL Betting – Second Quarterback Selected in 2020 NFL Draft

Tua Tagovailoa big -500 favorite to be selected 2nd in the upcoming Draft

Submitted by Phil Simon on, Apr/02/2020

Tennis Player Suspended for Betting on Matches

Tennis Player Suspended for Betting on Matches

A 24-year-old unranked British tennis player was suspended Wednesday for at least three months and fined at least $500 for betting on six matches involving other players.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Apr/02/2020

2020 NFL Wins Totals Odds

2020 NFL Wins Totals Odds

Plenty of folks are betting on NFL futures now as there really isn't much else to wager on (though our friends at BetOnline are certainly getting creative).  The Arizona Cardinals winning OVER 7.5 regular season games and New England Patriots winning less than 9 were the two most wagered on total wins futures.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Apr/01/2020

Breaking News

Global Poker Sees 255% Rise During Pandemic, Knup Bros Doing Well Too

Global Poker Sees 255% Rise During Pandemic, Knup Bros Doing Well Too

There is one sector that is not negatively impacted by the coronavirus......online casinos.  In particular Global Poker, a US-facing social gaming site, revealed a dramatic increase in traffic since the pandemic lead to shutdowns nationwide in mid-March.

"In Ice Cold Blood” on Oxygen Details How Poker Pro Ernie Scherer Brutally Killed Parents

"In Ice Cold Blood” on Oxygen Details How Poker Pro Ernie Scherer Brutally Killed Parents

Ernie Scherer got in over his head financially and beat his parents, Ernest and Charlene, to death for a $2 million inheritance. 

MGM Promises Support of Employees During Furlough, Vegas Casino Closures Extended

MGM Promises Support of Employees During Furlough, Vegas Casino Closures Extended

During this unprecedented time during the coronavirus pandemic, MGM Resorts International has announced its commitment to employees, most of whom are currently furloughed as casino properties remained closed.