Golf

Tiger Woods to Host $10k Buy-in Poker Tournament This Weekend

The world number one golfer Tiger Woods is set to host a $100,000 buy-in poker tournament this coming weekend in Las Vegas.

The two-day charity tournament, known affectionately as “Tiger Jam”, has raised approximately $14 million to benefit college access programs of the Tiger Woods Foundation.

Poker pros joining Tiger will include Doyle Brunson, Phil Hellmuth and Mike Sexton, among others.

Submitted by Patrick Flanigan on, May/15/2013

College Golfers Becoming Gambling Addicts: 21 Percent Bet on Sports

The NCAA over the past nine years has attempted to prevent college athletes from engaging in reckless behavior such as gambling. 

According to data from the NCAA's quadrennial survey on gambling behaviors and attitudes, there is a noticeable uptick in gambling among college-age golfers.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/07/2013

Tiger Woods 2013 Masters Odds Now 6-1

Tiger Woods 2013 Masters odds were coming in at 6-1 entering the final day.  Brandt Snedeker was the favourite at just shy of 2-1 odds. 

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Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Apr/14/2013

Masters 2013 Betting, Matchups and More at BetDSI.com

BetDSI.com has all your Masters 2013 betting, including popular matchups. 

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Submitted by Press Release on, Apr/10/2013

Odds to Win 2013 Masters – Woods, Mickelson, McIlroy All Have Value

Odds to win the 2013 Masters had Tiger Woods paying $35 for every $10 bet while Phil Mickelson was at 10/1 odds and Rory McIlroy was at 8/1.  All odds courtesy of BetOnline, which was offering up to $900 in FREE BETS HERE

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Apr/10/2013

Tiger Woods Odds to Win the Masters 2013 at 3-1: Sees 10 Percent of Bets

Tiger Woods odds to win the Masters 2013 were listing at 3/1 at Bookmaker, which was offering golf bettors up to $500 in FREE CASH when opening an online account here.  

When asked how he feels about this year’s Masters when compared to previous Masters post-personal downward spiral that caused Woods to drop from world ranked number one:

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Apr/10/2013

ESPN Best Ball Majors 2013: Fantasy Masters

ESPN Best Ball Majors 2013 is a fantasy foursome for The Masters. 

Shawn Peters of ESPN.com explains the concept ahead of the start of The Masters this coming Thursday April 11:

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Apr/09/2013

The Masters 2013 Betting Odds: Tiger Woods 3-1 Favorite

Carrie Stroup here with The Masters 2013 betting odds and golfers to watch courtesy of our friends at Sportsbook.com.  Be sure to claim your FREE $100 BET here when opening an online wagering account

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Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Apr/08/2013

Tampa Bay Championship 2013 Betting Odds

Carrie Stroup here with your Tampa Bay Championship 2013 betting odds where you can receive a FREE $100 BET here.

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Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Mar/13/2013

2013 WGC Cadillac Championship Betting Odds

Carrie Stroup here with your 2013 WGC Cadillac Championship betting odds courtesy of our friends at Sportsbook.com, where you can get a FREE $100 BET when you open an online wagering account here today

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Mar/06/2013

Honda Classic 2013 Betting Odds

Carrie Stroup here with your Honda Classic 2013 betting odds courtesy of Sportsbook.com, which was offering a FREE $100 BET when you open an online wagering account here.

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Feb/25/2013

2012 TOUR Championship Betting Odds

Carrie Stroup here with your 2012 TOUR Championship betting odds that have Tiger Woods at 9/2 and Rory McIlroy at 4/1, just to name a few.  Betting on golf online offers up the chance to enjoy huge payouts should your pick be the winner.  You can find more odds and start betting at Sportsbook.com here even from your mobile phone.  Eligible new signups can claim up to $250 in FREE CASH.

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Sep/18/2012

Rory McIlroy Win at 2012 PGA Championship Pays Out 25 to 1 Odds

Rory McIlroy winning the 2012 PGA Championship Sunday evening paid out $2500 for every $100 bet.

The Irishman was among the top 5 favorites though only Tiger Woods entered the tournament with single digit odds.  The odds-on favorite finished 11th Sunday.

It is McIlroy’s second Major title. 

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Aug/12/2012

Tiger Woods Odds to Win 2012 PGA Championship at 9 to 1

Tiger Woods odds to win the 2012 PGA Championship were coming in at 9/1 early on at Bookmaker.eu, which was offering up to US$500 in FREE BETS to qualified new customers here

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Aug/07/2012

2012 PGA Championship Betting Odds

Carrie Stroup here with your 2012 PGA Championship betting odds.  Remember, the payouts can often be HUGE so place your bets today at Sportsbook.com here where qualified customers can receive up to $350 in FREE CASH. 

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Aug/06/2012

Adam Scott Payout Odds to Win 2012 British Open $350 for Every $10 Bet

Just to once again reinforce the notion that golf tournaments often pay out big for sports bettors, it appeared as if Adam Scott was well on his way to winning this year’s British Open at significant odds of 35/1.  The payout would have been $350 for every 10 bet at WagerWeb.com.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jul/22/2012

Tiger Woods 2012 British Open Odds Still Good at Near 5-1

Even with Tiger Woods behind three other contenders, his 2012 British Open odds had great value paying nearly US$50 for every US$10 bet at Bookmaker.eu, which was also offering qualified customers up to $500 in FREE MONEY. 

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jul/21/2012

Tiger Woods Odds Cut to 5-1 to Win 2012 British Open

Tiger Woods odds have only been cut slightly to 5-1 from longer than 7-1 following Day 1 play of the 2012 British Open at WagerWeb.com.  Woods performed quite well though it was Adam Scott leading.  WagerWeb was offering Scott at 7-1 odds.  

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jul/20/2012

2012 British Open Payout Odds Worth a Shot

The 2012 British Open payout odds are substantial, including those being offered on the favorite Tiger Woods.  WagerWeb.com had odds starting at just shy of 8/1 and up.  Remember, you can place bets on updated odds the hours leading up to each day’s play, keeping in mind that the time difference is 6 hours ahead of Eastern Time. 

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jul/18/2012

Tiger Woods 2012 British Open Odds Still Hovering Near 7 to 1

Tiger Woods 2012 British Open odds were still close to 7-1 for a payout potential of $65 on every $10 bet at WagerWeb.com.  A large number of the European books have Woods at 10-1 or greater.  See more odds below. 

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jul/18/2012

Odds to Win The Open Championship 2012 – Top European Player

Odds to win The Open Championship 2012 Top European player had Lee Westwood potentially paying US$55 for every US$10 bet and Luke Donald paying $60.  Both are from England.  All odds courtesy of WagerWeb.com, which was offering qualified customers up to a FREE US$1000

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jul/17/2012

Golf Odds: Top English Player to Win The Open Championship 2012

WagerWeb.com had your latest golf odds for the top English player to win the 2012 Open Championship.  WagerWeb.com was offering up to US$1000 in FREE CASH to qualified customers. 

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jul/17/2012

Odds to Win the 2012 British Open

WagerWeb.com had your latest odds to win the 2012 British Open including the top finishers from various nations, top 5, and of course the odds to win outright.  WagerWeb.com was offering up to US$1000 in FREE CASH to qualified customers. 

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jul/17/2012

British Open 2012 Betting Odds

Carrie Stroup here with your British Open 2012 betting odds courtesy of Sportsbook, now offering up to US$350 in FREE MONEY to qualified customers. 

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Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Jul/16/2012

Tiger Woods Odds to Win the Open Championship 2012 at 7-1

Tiger Woods odds to win the Open Championship 2012 were at 7/1, paying US$70 for every US$10 bet should he win.  These odds were available at BetOnline here, which was giving qualified customers up to US$900 in FREE CASH. 

“The odds on Woods are incredible considering you could never get him for longer than 3/1 odds just a few years ago,” noted Don Shapiro of Gambling911.com.  “As of late he’s been showing some signs of past greatness.”

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jul/15/2012

Odds to Win The Open Championship 2012

BetOnline has released its early odds to win The Open Championship 2012 and, not surprisingly, Tiger Woods was coming in as the favorite.  BetOnline was offering up to US$900 in FREE BETS.

Some have questioned how missing the Greenbrier Classic this weekend might affect Tiger’s play.

"It happens, you know?'' Woods said. "You miss cuts out here. Been doing it for a long time and I think I've missed nine cuts, one or two every couple of years, I guess.''

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jul/08/2012

Irish Open 2012 Betting Odds

The latest Irish Open 2012 betting odds were now up with Graeme McDowell and Padraig Harrington, both at 10/1 odds, getting the most action.  Rory McIlroy at 6/1 odds, was the favorite.  Betting on this and other events available at WagerWeb.com here, where qualified customers receive up to US$1000 in FREE CASH just for joining (restrictions do apply).

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jun/27/2012

Germany v Italy Betting Odds – Most Wagered on Event Thursday

Germany v Italy betting odds had the Germans at 10/11, Italy at 7/2 and the Draw at 12/5.  This was the most wagered on event by far Thursday June 28, 2012 with 67 percent of the backing on Germany.  Betting on this and other events available at WagerWeb.com here, where qualified customers receive up to US$1000 in FREE CASH just for joining (restrictions do apply).

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jun/27/2012

2012 Travelers Championship Betting Odds

2012 Travelers Championship betting odds were available from Sportsbook here.  Qualified customers receive up to $250 in FREE CASH. 

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Jun/20/2012

Tiger Woods Will Pay Out Big With Sunday US Open Comeback

Tiger Woods struggled on Saturday after leading throughout a good portion of the 2012 US Open.  The oddsmakers at BetOnline reacted by reducing Tiger’s odds to 12/1 for a payout potential of $1200 on every $100 bet or $120 on every $10 bet, and we all know Tiger Woods is more than capable of mounting a comeback. 

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jun/17/2012

Breaking News

Tribal Casino Sports Betting Bill Advances in WA Legislature

Tribal Casino Sports Betting Bill Advances in WA Legislature

A bill to allow Washington tribal casinos to offer betting on sports events is moving forward in the Legislature.

Gambling and Sports Betting News February 25, 2020: NFL Further Warms to Gambling by Allowing Stadium Betting Lounges

In 2015 the NFL famously forced the shutdown of a fantasy football convention in Las Vegas citing concerns about gambling affecting the “integrity of the game.”  A number of then current NFL players were behind the event.

PricePerPlayer.com adds a Prop Bet Builder to their Betting Software

PricePerPlayer.com adds a Prop Bet Builder to their Betting Software

PricePerPlayer.com, a leading sports betting platform and Pay Per Head provider is adding more features to their betting platform. Their latest expansion in interactive wagering software is a Prop Bet Builder that their clients can give to their players. In short, customers that use the PricePerPlayer.com betting platform can now create their own proposition bet.