Gambling News

Rush on For Casinos to Start Sports Bets Before Football Season in NJ

Rush on For Casinos to Start Sports Bets Before Football Season in NJ

New Jersey gambling regulators are warning casinos to submit their plans for sports betting by Monday or risk not being approved in time for the start of football season.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/15/2018

John Cynn Wins $8.8 Million at 2018 WSOP Main Event

John Cynn Wins $8.8 Million at 2018 WSOP Main Event

Indiana resident is this 2018 World Series of Poker champion.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/15/2018

Bookmakers Going All in on eSports Partnerships

Bookmakers Going All in on eSports Partnerships

According to an ESI eSports Insider report, gambling sponsorships are becoming more and more prominent in esports.  It's no wonder we have seen a number of Gambling911.com ad partners and others in the sector boost their eSports betting offerings. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/14/2018

Bitcoin Betting for Dummies ....and Five-Year-Olds

What's often lost in the discussion is that bitcoin is really no different than PayPal, the intermediate payment platform that is now commonplace among nearly anyone who conducts financial transactions online. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/14/2018

Pragmatic Play Announces Acquisition of Extreme Live Gaming

Pragmatic Play Announces Acquisition of Extreme Live Gaming

Pragmatic Play announced its acquisition of Extreme Live Gaming from the Novomatic Group late last week.  Extreme Live Gaming is one of the premier live dealer casino platforms online today.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/14/2018

Can I Bet the Jets, Giants From the Meadowlands Stadium? Yes You Can ...Just Not on Sundays

Can I Bet the Jets, Giants From the Meadowlands Stadium?  Yes You Can ...Just Not on Sundays

The day is finally here!  Just weeks before the start of the 2018 NFL season, you can now bet the Jets, Giants and all other teams from the Meadowlands Racetrack.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/14/2018

Tennis Player Banned for Betting Offense But Can Still Play

Tennis Player Banned for Betting Offense But Can Still Play

Colombian tennis player Robert Farah has been banned for three months and fined $5,000 for facilitating betting by promoting a gambling website on social media.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/14/2018

Tony Miles Now Has Solid Lead With Three Remaining in WSOP Main Event

Tony Miles Now Has Solid Lead With Three Remaining in WSOP Main Event

Only three remain in this year's World Series of Poker Main Event with Florida's Tony Miles holding the big chip lead.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/14/2018

Russian Hacking Dependent on Bitcoin: Price Unaffected Thus Far

Russian Hacking Dependent on Bitcoin: Price Unaffected Thus Far

US Deputy Attorney General Rob Rosenstein announced Friday afternoon a series of bombshell indictments related to alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 US Presidential elections.  The indictment claims the scheme was dependent on the cryptocurrency bitcoin.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/13/2018

Chinese Seize $1.5 million Worth of Cryptocurrencies From FIFA World Cup Gambling

Police officials in China seized more than $1.5 million worth of cryptocurrencies tied to illegal gambling on the FIFA World Cup.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/13/2018

2009 WSOP Main Event Champ Joe Cada Close to Taking Next Title

2009 WSOP Main Event Champ Joe Cada Close to Taking Next Title

The first day of the Main Event final table is in the books with six players returning at 5:30pm.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/13/2018

Apollon Cryptocurrency Focuses on Internet Gambling

Apollon Cryptocurrency Focuses on Internet Gambling

As the cryptocurrency and blockchain spaces continue to heat up and bring the world closer together, an exciting new virtual coin, Apollon Cryptocurrency (APO), focusing on online gambling is arising from Hong Kong, Gambling911.com can report.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/12/2018

New Jersey Takes in $16.4 million in Bets First Two Weeks Since Launching Sports Books

Two casinos and a racetrack in New Jersey took in $16.4 million in sports bets during the first two weeks such wagers were legal in the state.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/12/2018

Charles Oakley Arrested in Vegas Over Gambling Mishap

Former NBA star Charles Oakley has been arrested in Las Vegas, TMZ has reported.  He is accused by the casino of cheating.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/12/2018

New Jersey Sports Betting Push Launches Wave of Legalization Across US

New Jersey Sports Betting Push Launches Wave of Legalization Across US

As betting ban PASPA is overturned by Supreme Court, multiple states open sports bets talks, including New York, Mississippi, and Connecticut 

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/12/2018

Watch This WSOP Main Event Final Table Bubble Hand

Watch This WSOP Main Event Final Table Bubble Hand

With the field whittled down from 7,874 to 10 in the main event of the 2018 World Series of Poker, you have to see this to believe it....

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/12/2018

2018 World Series of Poker Final Table Determined

The 2018 World Series of Poker FInal table has been set with 2009 champ Joe Cada among the mix.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/12/2018

Phil Hellmuth Wins 15th WSOP Bracelet

Phil Hellmuth has just won his 15th World Series of Poker bracelet, breaking his own record in the process.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/12/2018

Kim Kardashian to Host a Poker Game

Kim Kardashian is set to host a poker tournament.  The evening’s first prize winner will receive front row tickets and a meet and greet with the Eagles.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/11/2018

New Carolina Panthers Owner Thinks Legalized Gambling Will Make NFL Ratings Go Down?

The Carolina Panthers new owner, David Tepper, is dead set against gambling, claiming that ratings will go down.  Tell that to the Premier League and other Soccer organizations in Europe.  Simply unproven but certainly the old line of thought.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/11/2018

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, Jul/11/2018

Poker Pro Ali Fazeli Pleads Guilty Multi-Million Dollar Ponzi Scheme

A poker pro accused of orchestrating a $multimillion SuperBowl ticket scam that victimized the likes of Erik Seidel, John Juanda and Zach Clark has plead guilty to wire fraud. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/11/2018

2009 WSOP Main Event Winner Joe Cada Crawling Back With Final Table Looming

2009 World Series of Poker Main Event winner Joe Cada was among the last standing (or in this case, sitting) Wednesday night as the final table is about to be determined.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/11/2018

Bet365 Enters US Sports Betting Market

Bet365 Enters US Sports Betting Market

One of the top sports betting firms in Europe has announced it will be re-entering the US sports betting market after a more than ten year absense.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/11/2018

60K is Still Possible for Bitcoin This Year

Julian Hosp, co-founder of crypto wallet and card start-up TenX, believes that bitcoin could be hitting $60,000 before the year ends despite only peaking at just shy of $20,000 this past December and now trading 67% below that number.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/11/2018

Bitcoin Now Accounts for 80 Percent of All Transactions at Americas Cardroom

Bitcoin Now Accounts for 80 Percent of All Transactions at Americas Cardroom

On Wednesday, Americas Cardroom confirmed that the cryptocurrency bitcoin now represented as much as 80% of all online gambling transactions.  This is up from just over 40% this time last year.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/11/2018

Lawyer for LeSean McCoy Ex: NFL Player Orchestrated Attack on Her

Lawyer for LeSean McCoy Ex: NFL Player Orchestrated Attack on Her

The lawyer for the ex-girlfriend of Buffalo Bills star LeSean McCoy claims he orchestrated a beating of the woman in an effort to get her to leave his suburban Atlanta mansion.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/11/2018

2018 World Series of Poker Main Event Down to 26 Players

2018 World Series of Poker Main Event Down to 26 Players

Day 6 of the 2018 World Series of Poker Main Event wrapped up in the early hours of Wednesday morning with the 7,874-player field down to its final 26 players and a final table to be determined later today (likely during the overnight hours). 

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/11/2018

Sami Helenius: 'The Finnish Gambling Monopoly is Absurd'

Sami Helenius: 'The Finnish Gambling Monopoly is Absurd'

Speaking exclusively to Gambling911.com Wednesday, former NHL player Sam Helenius, known as "the enforcer" during his player days, says he is thrilled his casino promotion website, Kasino Curt, is back up and running after the Finnish police warned late last year he could be in violation of breaking local laws by marketing an online casino within that nation that targets its citizens.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/11/2018

Four Winds Casino South Bend Adds Poker Room

South Bend, Indiana poker players get ready!  The Four Winds Casino has just announced it will be adding a new poker room.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/10/2018

Breaking News

Rush on For Casinos to Start Sports Bets Before Football Season in NJ

Rush on For Casinos to Start Sports Bets Before Football Season in NJ

New Jersey gambling regulators are warning casinos to submit their plans for sports betting by Monday or risk not being approved in time for the start of football season.

John Cynn Wins $8.8 Million at 2018 WSOP Main Event

John Cynn Wins $8.8 Million at 2018 WSOP Main Event

Indiana resident is this 2018 World Series of Poker champion.

Bitcoin Betting for Dummies ....and Five-Year-Olds

What's often lost in the discussion is that bitcoin is really no different than PayPal, the intermediate payment platform that is now commonplace among nearly anyone who conducts financial transactions online.