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James Holzhauer's Sports Betting Background Helped Him Win Big on Jeopardy

James Holzhauer's Sports Betting Background Helped Him Win Big on Jeopardy

James Holzhauer this week past the million dollar mark on Jeapardy after just 14 days.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Apr/25/2019

Betting Sports America Expert Panel: The Only Way to Eradicate the Black Market is Through Competition

Betting Sports America Expert Panel

The pace has not slowed down for sports betting legalization in the United States.  Eight states are up and running today with close to a dozen currently working towards legislation. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/25/2019

Lawmakers Approve Sports Betting Bill in Indiana

Lawmakers Approve Gambling Bill in Indiana

Indiana lawmakers approved a new state budget and a wide-ranging gambling bill Wednesday as they wrapped up this year’s legislative session.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Apr/25/2019

Iowa Sports Betting Bill Now in Governor's Hands: Won't Tip Her Hat

Iowa Sports Betting Bill Now in Governor's Hands: Won't Tip Her Hat

Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds declined Tuesday to tip her hand on whether she’ll sign a sports betting bill that’s passed its final legislative hurdle.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Apr/24/2019

Tennessee on the Way to Becoming First Mobile Only Sports Betting State

Tennessee on the Way to Becoming First Mobile Only Sports Betting State

Lawmakers voted 58-37 to approve a sports betting bill that could make Tennessee the first state to offer mobile sports betting without any retail outlets such as sports books located at race tracks or casinos.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/24/2019

Betting Sports America: The Role of Media in Emerging Market

Betting Sports America: The Role of Media in Emerging Market

Media and sports betting in the US is discussed during this podcast

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/24/2019

Execs From William Hill, Penn National and Caesars Talk Emerging Sports Betting Market in US (Podcast)

In this podcast from the Betting Sports America conference 2019 in New Jersey, Christian Stuart VP Caesars, Joseph Asher CEO William Hill and Jon Kaplowitz CEO Penn National discuss the emerging US sports wagering scene and its future.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/24/2019

Can I Bet on NFL Games Online From Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont

While the US Supreme Court has now made sports betting legal in the Unite States, those residents of Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont will not be able to bet the NFL in any of the state's casinos (or lack thereof) for the upcoming 2018 season. 

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/24/2019

Vici Gaming Reveals Dates for The International 2019

Valve's Dota 2 The International event dates have been announced for August 16-18 (group stage) and the main event starting on August 20 running through August 25.  Betting on this event will be available at BetOnline here.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Apr/24/2019

Handful of US States Are Poised to Legalize Sports Betting

Handful of US States are poised to legalize sports betting

The number of states allowing sports betting is poised to expand.  Governors in Montana and Iowa are considering measures that would allow residents to wager on sports, while Indiana lawmakers are scheduled to approve their own version as early as Wednesday.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Apr/23/2019

Betting on Sports America Kicks Off Full Throttle Wednesday

The Meadowlands Exposition Center was adorned with banners for this week's Betting on Sports America. 

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Apr/23/2019

WalletHub: Most Gambling Addicted States

WalletHub: Most Gambling Addicted States

WalletHub.com has released its findings for the most gambling addicted US states.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Apr/23/2019

Indiana Running Out of Time This Session for Sports Betting Bill Passage

The Day of Reckoning as Hoosiers to Decide on Sports Betting

Lawmakers were poised to decide whether Indiana would begin allowing sports betting from books licensed by the state.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/23/2019

There's a Bright Spot in Rhode Island's Beleaguered Sports Betting Market After All

There's a Bright Spot in Rhode Island's Beleaguered Sports Betting Market After All

Rhode Island sportsbooks had their best month yet in March, thanks to bets from college basketball fans.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Apr/23/2019

Former Nebraska Attorney General: 'No Place for Online Gambling in US'

Former Nebraska Attorney General serves as legal counsel for Coalition to Stop Internet Gambling

Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/23/2019

First Ever SBC Betting on Sports America Kicks Off Today

First Ever SBC Betting on Sports America Kicks Off Today

The first ever Betting on Sports America comes to the New Jersey Meadowlands this week and Gambling911.com will be there.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/23/2019

Indiana Sports Betting Bill Would Include Mobile - Opponents Say Easy Access for Minors

Sports betting will be allowed by using mobile devices in Indiana under an expected agreement in the state Legislature on a wide-ranging gambling bill.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Apr/22/2019

Bookies in Arizona: Phoenix, Tucson, Mesa, Glendale, Chandler and Scottsdale

Bookies are prevalent throughout the beautiful Southwestern state of Arizona.  Residents of the state are fans of the NFL Cardinals, a few College Football teams and the NBA Suns among others. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/22/2019

Can I Play on Monkey Knife Fight From My State? Not in California, Texas, New Jersey, More

Can I Play on Monkey Knife Fight From My State?  Not in California, Texas, New Jersey, More

Ever since we began profiling all the rage in hybrid fantasy sports games, Monkey Knife Fight, the inquiries have been through the roof here at Gambling911.com.   But not all of you can enjoy this fun prop battle.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/22/2019

Pointsbet Incorporates Facial Recognition to NJ Sports Betting App

Pointsbet Incorporates Facial Recognition to NJ Sports Betting App

Pointsbet has become the first New Jersey-licensed sportsbook app to incorporate facial Identification or ID.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/22/2019

What's the Payout if I Bet Tiger Woods Wins Another Majors in 2019?

Tiger Woods win at this year's Masters is likely to result in a record number of people betting the upcoming PGA Championship.  Sportsbooks are looking to capitalize early with BetOnline offering odds on how many more Majors Tiger wins in 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/22/2019

History of the Triple Crown Races

History of the Triple Crown Races

All three Triple Crown races have distinct histories and traditions. Together, they comprise one of the most exciting events in sports: the challenge of a horse trying to win three races in a seven-week span opposite some of the stiffest competition American and international thoroughbred racing has to offer. The races are open to male and female horses 3 years of age.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/22/2019

100 Percent Signup Online Casino Bonus Rules

Free $100 No Deposit Online Sportsbook Bonus From BetPhoenix

The 100 Percent signup bonus is among the most popular offerings from online casino operators.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/22/2019

How Do I Deposit $100 Bitcoin to an Online Gambling Site (Sportsbook, Casino)?

How Do I Deposit $100 Bitcoin to an Online Gambling Site (Sportsbook, Casino)?

It is easy and fast depositing Bitcoin into an online casino or sportsbook.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/22/2019

Bookmaking Business Advantages

Bookmaking Business Advantages

If you are a bookmaker that books action on sports or are looking to become a bookie then there are definite advantages to being involved in a business such as this.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/22/2019

Wisconsin Tribe Accused of Embezzling $1.5 Million From Casino

Wisconsin Tribe Accused of Embezzling $1.5 Million From Casino

Federal gaming regulators are accusing St. Croix Chippewa tribal leaders of pocketing at least $1.5 million in casino funds with little or no documentation or receipts.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Apr/21/2019

When Will I Be Able to Bet Sports Online in PA?

When Will I Be Able to Bet Sports Online in PA?

While you can currently bet sports online from any number of offshore sportsbooks in the state of Pennsylvania, licensed state-based sportsbooks are scheduled to go online the first week in May.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Apr/21/2019

Montana Sends Sports Betting Bill to Governor

Montana Sends Sports Betting Bill to Governor

Montana is expected to legalize sports betting soon thanks to bi-partisan support.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/21/2019

MyBookie Online Sportsbook Review - How Long for a Payout?

MyBookie Online Sportsbook Review - How Long for a Payout?

MyBookie is an online sports betting and casino site licensed out of Curacao and based in Costa Rica.

Submitted by steve cooper on, Apr/21/2019

Sports Book at Gold Strike Tunica - Nearly One Year Later

Mississippi is among the first states to legalize sports betting following a ruling by the US Supreme Court that abolishes previous decades long prohibition.  The Gold Strike Casino in Tunica immediately capitalized, having announced the opening of its sports book back on August 1 2018.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/21/2019

Breaking News

James Holzhauer's Sports Betting Background Helped Him Win Big on Jeopardy

James Holzhauer's Sports Betting Background Helped Him Win Big on Jeopardy

James Holzhauer this week past the million dollar mark on Jeapardy after just 14 days.

Wagerhome.com celebrates 15th season with Brand New Software Platform

Wagerhome.com celebrates 15th season with Brand New Software Platform

 

Wagerhome has come back to the pay per head Market with a brand new proprietary software platform.

Lawmakers Approve Gambling Bill in Indiana

Lawmakers Approve Sports Betting Bill in Indiana

Indiana lawmakers approved a new state budget and a wide-ranging gambling bill Wednesday as they wrapped up this year’s legislative session.