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Death of Man Outside Casino Investigated as Homicide

Death of Man Outside Casino Investigated as Homicide

Sheriff’s officials say the death of a man whose body was found in a casino parking lot in Sauk County is being investigated as a homicide.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/16/2019

When is the Cleveland Poker Open in 2019, the Buy-in: Mid-States Poker Tour Schedule

When is the Cleveland Poker Open in 2019, the Buy-in: Mid-States Poker Tour Schedule

The Cleveland Open Poker is a four day event that kicks off January 17 and ends January 20 in 2019.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/15/2019

Sports Betting Included in New York State Budget for 2019

Sports Betting Included in New York State Budget for 2019

A $170 billion budget package for the state of New York appears to make room for legalized sports wagering.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/15/2019

Player Wins $167,072 Jackpot at Seminole Classic Casino in Hollywood

Player Wins $167,072 Jackpot at Seminole Classic Casino in Hollywood

A Plantation, Fla. woman won more than $167,000 on a slot machine at Seminole Classic Casino in Hollywood Fla.

Submitted by Press Release on, Jan/14/2019

A Guide to Bitcoin Casinos - How to Choose One

A Guide to Bitcoin Casinos - How to Choose One

The gambling industry has changed beyond recognition. Not only has it gone online and experienced the rise in mobile traffic, but it has also started implementing cryptocurrencies. Now, there are many gambling websites that accept payments in Bitcoin, Dash, Ethereum, etc. This is because they can benefit from high level of security and anonymity that cryptocurrency provides.

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/10/2019

Former Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval Joins MGM Resorts

Former Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval Joins MGM Resorts

Former Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval is joining casino giant MGM Resorts International to help push the company’s global expansion efforts, particularly in Japan, and work on state-level public policy related to sports betting.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/09/2019

Sports Betting at Foxwoods

Sports Betting at Foxwoods

Foxwoods is likely to offer legalized in-person sports betting some time in 2019.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/09/2019

Sports Betting at the Mohegan Sun

Sports Betting at the Mohegan Sun

The Mohegan Sun is likely to offer legalized in-person sports betting some time in 2019.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/09/2019

The Profit High Stakes Chronicles Las Vegas

The Profit High Stakes Chronicles Las Vegas

In this CNBC original documentary, The Profit, Marcus Lemonis takes you behind the scenes in Las Vegas, spending three days as a high roller to unlock the secrets of Sin City.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/08/2019

PokerStars Gets Reprieve in New Jersey

PokerStars Gets Reprieve in New Jersey

The Stars Group, parent company to PokerStars, will be extended another six months in which to operate online in the state of New Jersey.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/08/2019

Arrest Order Issued for Japan Casino Mogul

Arrest Order Issued for Japan Casino Mogul

A Philippine court has ordered the arrest of Japanese pachinko billionaire Kazuo Okada, about a month after the country’s Department of Justice recommended the filing of charges against him over three counts of fraud.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/07/2019

Can I Play on PokerStars From Oregon, Idaho and Montana?

Can I Play on PokerStars From Oregon, Idaho and Montana?

PokerStars does not currently allow those from Oregon, Idaho and Montana to play for real money on their website.  Alternatives include Americas Cardroom, available to play for real money in all 50 states.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/06/2019

Can I Play on PokerStars From Colorado, Utah, New Mexico?

Can I Play on PokerStars From Colorado, Utah, New Mexico?

PokerStars does not currently allow those from Colorado, Utah and New Mexico to play for real money on their website.  Alternatives include Americas Cardroom, available to play for real money in all 50 states.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/06/2019

Can I Play on PokerStars From Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma and Arkansas?

Can I Play on PokerStars From Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma and Arkansas?

PokerStars does not currently allow those from Missouri, Kansas, Arkansas, Oklahoma to play for real money on their website.  Alternatives include Americas Cardroom, available to play for real money in all 50 states.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/06/2019

Can I Play on PokerStars From Indiana, Kentucky, West Virginia, Maryland?

Can I Play on PokerStars From Indiana, Kentucky, West Virginia, Maryland?

PokerStars does not currently allow those from Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland or West Virginia to play for real money on their website.  Alternatives include Americas Cardroom, available to play for real money in all 50 states.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/06/2019

Can I Play on PokerStars From Tennessee?

Can I Play on PokerStars From Tennessee?

PokerStars does not currently allow those from Tennessee to play for real money on their website.  Alternatives include Americas Cardroom, available to play for real money in all 50 states.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/06/2019

Can I Play on PokerStars From Arizona?

Can I Play on PokerStars From Arizona?

PokerStars does not currently allow those from Arizona to play for real money on their website.  Alternatives include Americas Cardroom, available to play for real money in all 50 states.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/06/2019

Why I Should Play in the Aussie Millions 2019 - Explained in a Single Tweet

Why I Should Play in the Aussie Millions 2019 - Explained in a Single Tweet

Poker journalist Paul B Birman of Melbourne, Australia explains why poker players, pros and amateurs alike, should be in attendance at Aussie Millions 2019.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/06/2019

Are There Legal Online Poker Sites in Florida?

Are There Legal Online Poker Sites in Florida?

There are currently no legal online poker sites based out of Florida.  Residents here can play at internationally licensed Web card rooms like Americas Cardroom, which is now celebrating two decades on the Web.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/05/2019

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From Tennessee

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From Tennessee

You will not be able to bet using the Draftkings sportsbook app from Tennessee as that state is yet to amend its laws applying to sports wagering.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jan/04/2019

Man Shot Dead by Security Guard in Vegas Casino

Man Shot Dead by Security Guard in Vegas Casino

Security guards shot and killed an armed man in a casino-resort Sunday in suburban Las Vegas during a confrontation, police said.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/04/2019

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From Washington State

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From Washington State

You will not be able to bet using the Draftkings sportsbook app from Washington as that state is yet to amend its laws applying to sports wagering.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Jan/03/2019

NFL Partners With Caesars Casino But No Sports Betting

NFL Partners With Caesars Casino But No Sports Betting

The NFL is partnering with Caesars Entertainment as its first official casino sponsor, but the deal does not include sports betting or fantasy football.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/03/2019

What Distinguishes NetEnt Casinos on the iGaming Market?

NetEnt is one of the most popular and well-known casino software developers

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/03/2019

Sports Betting Not as Easy as it May Seem

Sports Betting Not as Easy as it May Seem

Seven U.S. states now offer legal sports gambling, and as many as 30 more will consider jumping on board in 2019. So here are some of the basics — as well as some more esoteric aspects — of betting on sports.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/02/2019

Most Casino Stocks Down in 2018

Most Casino Stocks Down in 2018

It was a bad year for stocks overall and the gambling sector proved to be no exception to that rule.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/01/2019

Can I Play on PokerStars From Virginia?

Can I Play on PokerStars From Virginia?

PokerStars does not currently allow those from Virginia to play for real money on their website.  Alternatives include Americas Cardroom, available to play for real money in all 50 states.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/01/2019

New Jersey Online Sports Betting Affiliate Program CPA, Revenue Share Models Unbearable

New Jersey Online Sports Betting Affiliate Program CPA, Revenue Share Models Unbearable

Both the rev share and CPA affiliate programs require one to apply for a license in NJ

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/01/2019

I Want to Run My Own Sportsbook From Arkansas

I Want to Run My Own Sportsbook From Arkansas

Today's top Pay Per Head software companies allow one to run his or her own sportsbook from any state with ease, including Arkansas.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jan/01/2019

Can I Play on PokerStars From Georgia?

Can I Play on PokerStars From Georgia?

PokerStars forbids those from Georgia from playing for real money on their website.  Alternatives include Americas Cardroom, available to play for real money in all 50 states.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Jan/01/2019

Breaking News

Prairie Meadows in Iowa Will Have Sportsbook

Prairie Meadows in Iowa Will Have Sportsbook

Assuming Iowa legalized sports betting, Prairie Meadows race track is ready after they secured a partnership deal with William Hill.

William Hill NJ Site Down

The William Hill sports betting app in New Jersey was reported down late Wednesday, much to the dismay of those trying to get in their night time basketball wagers.