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Popular Gamer Dead at 31, Reported Suicide

Popular Gamer Dead at 31, Reported Suicide

The highest rated player in Warcraft and the creator of Play Everland tragically committed suicide on Thursday. Byron ‘Reckful’ Bernstein was 31.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jul/02/2020

NBA to Create Second Bubble in Chicago

NBA to Create Second Bubble in Chicago

Great news!  There will be more NBA games to bet on it looks like.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jul/02/2020

25 of 43 Clemson Players Recover After Testing Positive for Covid-19

25 of 43 Clemson Players Recover After Testing Positive for Covid-19

Of the 43 student-athletes who tested positive at Clemson, 25 have recovered and are no longer considered to be active cases. No players have been hospitalized and approximately half of the cases are asymptomatic, the school reports.

Submitted by Tony Caliente on, Jul/02/2020

FC Dallas vs. Vancouver Whitecaps MLS Game Off Board as More Players Test Positive for Covid-19

FC Dallas vs. Vancouver Whitecaps MLS Game Off Board as More Players Test Positive for Covid-19

Three more FC Dallas players and one coach have tested positive for coronavirus upon arriving in Orlando. The new results bring the total number of positive tests since the team arrived in Orlando to 10, nine of whom are players.

Submitted by Tony Caliente on, Jul/02/2020

Tigers Become First MLB Team to Partner With Sportsbook

The Detroit Tigers on Thursday announced a multiyear deal with sportsbook PointsBet, the first such partnership between a Major League Baseball franchise and a bookmaker.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jul/02/2020

NFL Betting – Carolina Panthers 2020 Win Total

NFL Betting – Carolina Panthers 2020 Win Total

The Panthers are favorites to win OVER 5.5 regular season games

Submitted by Phil Simon on, Jul/02/2020

Novak Djokovic, Wife No Longer Positive for Coronavirus

Novak Djokovic, Wife No Longer Positive for Coronavirus

Novak Djokovic and his wife have tested negative for the coronavirus, his media team said Thursday, 10 days after announcing that the couple had contracted the disease.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jul/02/2020

Roma v Udinese Match Tips, Betting Odds - Thursday 2 July

Roma v Udinese Match Tips, Betting Odds - Thursday 2 July

Roma v Udinese betting markets are listed here

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jul/01/2020

Atalanta v Napoli Match Tips, Betting Odds - Thursday 2 July

Atalanta v Napoli Match Tips, Betting Odds - Thursday 2 July

Both teams scored in 16 of SSC Napoli's last 21 away matches in Serie A

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jul/01/2020

How Bookies Are Keeping Players Active During the Pandemic

How Bookies Are Keeping Players Active During the Pandemic

The three types of marketing bookmakers should become familiar with are branding, acquisition, and retention campaigns. Each of these plays a crucial role in the success and development of any business in the world.  Here we focus on retention at a time when sports have been limited due to the worldwide pandemic.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jul/01/2020

Sports Gambling Demand to See Boost in July

Sports Gambling Demand to See Boost in July

July is traditionally the slowest month of the year for sports betting.  That should not be the case in July 2020 as sportsbook and gamblers alike rev up for the start of Major League Baseball, NBA and what should prove to be an exciting Major League Soccer Tournament in Orlando. 

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jul/01/2020

2020 Investec Derby Betting Odds

2020 Investec Derby Betting Odds

The Investec Derby betting odds had English King as a 9/4 favorite and Kameko at 7/2.  Mogul was coming in at 7/1 odds.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jul/01/2020

NFL to Shorten Preseason Due to Pandemic

NFL to Shorten Preseason Due to Pandemic

The NFL is expected to cancel two weeks of its preseason in light of the current pandemic.  The league has already cancelled its Hall of Fame Game in Canton, Ohio.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jul/01/2020

Man City v Liverpool Match Tips, Betting Odds - Thursday 2 July

Man City v Liverpool Match Tips, Betting Odds - Thursday 2 July

An average of 3.375 goals hit the net across the last eight meetings between City and Liverpool

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jul/01/2020

Sheffield Utd v Tottenham Match Tips, Betting Odds - Thursday 2 July

Sheffield Utd v Tottenham Match Tips, Betting Odds - Thursday 2 July

Sheffield United are unbeaten in 6 of their 7 most recent home matches (Premier League)

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jul/01/2020

NHL Focuses on Canadian Hub Cities for Summer Reboot, DraftKings Gains IL Access

NHL Focuses on Canadian Hub Cities for Summer Reboot, DraftKings Games IL Access

The NHL is looking to restart their season utilizing two hub cities in Canada: Edmonton and Toronto.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jul/01/2020

PGA Tour Picks – Odds to Win Rocket Mortgage Classic

PGA Tour Picks – Odds to Win Rocket Mortgage Classic

The fourth event since the PGA Tour reboot will have a different look than the first three. A number of big name players opted to take a week off leaving Bryson DeChambeau, one of three players in the OWGR top-10, as the betting favorite to win the Rocket Mortgage Classic, which gets underway from the Detroit Golf Club with first round action on Thursday.

Submitted by Phil Simon on, Jul/01/2020

NBA Betting – NBA Futures Odds 2020

NBA Betting – NBA Futures Odds 2020

As of now it looks like there will be a resumption to the NBA season that was postponed back in March when Utah’s Rudy Gobert tested positive for the coronavirus. The league put a plan in place to have 22 teams meet inside a bubble in Orlando to complete the regular season and determine seedings for a full-fledged playoff. The completion of the regular season is set to begin on July 30. 

Submitted by Phil Simon on, Jul/01/2020

Inter Milan vs Brescia Match Tips, Betting Odds - Wednesday 1 July

Inter Milan vs Brescia Match Tips, Betting Odds - Wednesday 1 July

Romelu Lukaku has a 51% probability of scoring in this match

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jul/01/2020

Valencia vs Athletic Bilbao Match Tips, Betting Odds - Wednesday 1 July

Valencia vs Athletic Bilbao Match Tips, Betting Odds - Wednesday 1 July

Valencia vs Athletic Bilbao betting markets are listed below as are those for Real Betis vs Villarreal and Valladolid vs Levante.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jun/30/2020

Alaves v Granada Match Tips, Betting Odds - Wednesday 1 July

Alaves v Granada Match Tips, Betting Odds - Wednesday 1 July

Alaves have only lost four of their 16 home games

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jun/30/2020

West Ham United vs Chelsea Match Tips, Betting Odds - Wednesday 1 July

West Ham United vs Chelsea Match Tips, Betting Odds - Wednesday 1 July

In their 24 most recent away matches of all competitions, Chelsea have been undefeated 20 times

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jun/30/2020

AFC Bournemouth vs Newcastle Match Tips, Betting Odds - Wednesday 1 July

AFC Bournemouth vs Newcastle Match Tips, Betting Odds - Wednesday 1 July

Under 2.5 goals were scored in seven of Newcastle’s last 10 league games

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jun/30/2020

Everton vs Leicester City Match Tips, Betting Odds - Wednesday 1 July

Everton vs Leicester City Match Tips, Betting Odds - Wednesday 1 July

In their last 22 home games in all competitions, Everton have been undefeated on 19 occasions

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jun/30/2020

Mark Cuban Concerns Over Covid Surge "Hasn't Really Increased at All"

Mark Cuban Concerns Over Covid Surge "Hasn't Really Increased at All"

As the NBA nears its restart the end of July, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban believes the league can safely play in an Orlando bubble despite the significant surge in Covid-19 cases in recent weeks.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Jun/30/2020

Fiorentina vs Sassuolo Match Tips, Betting Odds - Wednesday 1 July

Both teams scored in 5 of Fiorentina's last 6 league games

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jun/30/2020

SPAL vs AC Milan Match Tips, Betting Odds - Wednesday 1 July

SPAL vs AC Milan Match Tips, Betting Odds - Wednesday 1 July

SPAL vs AC Milan betting markets are listed below.  We also have some great tips

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jun/30/2020

What is the Line on the Magic-Nets Game July 31

What is the Line on the Magic-Nets Game July 31

The line on the Magic-Nets game for July 31 has been especially fluid due to players on the Brooklyn squad opting to sit out the NBA reboot in Orlando.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jun/30/2020

Boxing Odds – Jose Pedraza vs. Mikkel LesPierre (Updated)

Boxing Odds – Jose Pedraza vs. Mikkel LesPierre (Updated)

The fight is back on – at least for now. Originally scheduled for June 18, the junior welterweight bout between former two-division champ Jose Pedraza and Mikkel LesPierre was postponed when LesPierre’s manager tested positive for COVID-19. Everything seems to be in order now and the two will be the main event of Top Rank’s Thursday showcase.

Submitted by Phil Simon on, Jun/30/2020

Bettors Have Best Day Since Start of Pandemic, Pinnacle Enhances eSports Platform

Bettors Have Best Day Since Start of Pandemic, Pinnacle Enhances eSports Platform

Gamblers enjoyed a great weekend thanks to La Liga and Serie A soccer matches played on Sunday.  Dave Mason of BetOnline said it was the best day for gamblers since the worldwide pandemic began.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jun/30/2020

Breaking News

BetOnline's Dave Mason Frank Assessment: 'We Got Smoked' With Nathan's Contest

BetOnline's Dave Mason Frank Assessment: 'We Got Smoked' With Nathan's Contest

BetOnline's Dave Mason revealed via Twitter that his company "got smoked" by Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest bettors this 4th of July.

Where Can I Bet the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest Online From My State

Where Can I Bet the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest Online From My State

You can bet the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest online at BetOnline

No Social Distancing at Meadowlands With Covid-19 Questionnaire Line

If you showed up at the Meadowlands Race Track Friday evening, chances are you had to participate in a Covid-19 screening that could best be described as an "epic fail".