Gambling News

Nielsen Projects NFL Could Make Billions Annually From Gambling

A Nielsen report commissioned by the American Gaming Association and released on Wednesday spells out the amount of money that can be made by the NFL from legalized sports betting: Billions of dollars.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/05/2018

Place Football Bets Online From Georgia

Online gambling sites accept College Football and other sports bets from Georgia, however the state itself will not be home to any sportsbooks due to its age old anti-gambling stance.  Georgia does not have casinos as an example. 

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/05/2018

fuboTV Adds Vegas Stats & Information Network to its Leading  Sports-First Streaming TV Service

fuboTV, the leading sports-first streaming TV service, and VSiN (Vegas Stats & Information Network), the first media network dedicated to sports gambling information, announced today a multi-year partnership to deliver dynamic content to the growing number of Americans who wager on sports. 

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/05/2018

Card Player Magazine Employee Accused of Theft

Card Player Magazine Employee Accused of Theft

A former employee of Card Player Magazine has been accused by the company of stealing $1.1 million from the magazine.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/05/2018

Poker Player Passes Away Unexpectedly at Tournament

The poker community is in mourning following news that Oklahoma City player Eric Thompson passed away this week.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/05/2018

Can't Bet With the Draftkings Sports Betting App Fom NYC

Can't Bet With the Draftkings Sports Betting App Fom NYC

Commercials for the Draftkings sports betting app will be prevalent in the New York City area.  Too bad they won't be able to use it. 

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/05/2018

Americas Cardroom Especially Lucrative This Week for Crypto Supporters

Americas Cardroom Especially Lucrative This Week for Crypto Supporters

US-facing online poker site accepts over 60 cryptocurrencies

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/04/2018

eSports Betting in the States - Not so Fast

eSports Betting in the States - Not so Fast

States that are legalizing sports betting are mostly steering clear of eSports betting for now

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/04/2018

How Much Tax Will I Have to Pay Betting on Sports in Pennsylvania

PA sports betting will have the highest tax rate in the nation

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/04/2018

Betting on College Football in West Virginia

Betting on College Football in West Virginia

With sportsbooks opening in the state of West Virginia, it should maybe come as no surprise that the state is now the top referrer to the Gambling911.com website, at least for the moment. 

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/04/2018

Madden Curse 2018 - Bet on Antonio Brown Missing a Game

Madden Curse 2018 - Bet on Antonio Brown Missing a Game

Our friends at BetDSI.com have released odds on the dreaded "Madden Curse", which unfortunately took on new meaning just recently when a gunman opened fire and shot two people during a Madden NFL eSports event in Jacksonville, Florida.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/04/2018

No Mobile Sports Betting in Pennsylvania for Start of NFL ....Or Most of Season for That Matter

Mobile sports betting in PA probably won't happen until end of NFL regular season the earliest

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/04/2018

Trump's Reelection Betting Odds Improve as His Poll Numbers Drop

Trump's Reelection Betting Odds Improve as His Poll Numbers Drop

The US mainstream media still doesn’t understand the deal with President Donald Trump as it relates to his favorable/unfavorable ratings.  They fixate on the ‘unfavorable’ number which is among the highest in Presidential history. 

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/03/2018

Betting Markets Suggest That a Trump Re-Election Could be in the Cards

Betting Markets Suggest That a Trump Re-Election Could be in the Cards

One of the more interesting storylines during the 2016 Presidential Election postmortem concerned the accuracy of polling data or, more appropriately in this case, the lack thereof. 

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/03/2018

Trump Chortles Over Positive Showing in 2020 Presidential Betting Odds

Trump Chortles Over Positive Showing in 2020 Presidential Betting Odds

Even in these strange political times we never expected to see this—the President of the United States and his top advisors retweeting his betting odds.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/03/2018

How Hot Will it Be for the Redskins-Cardinals Game Week 1

How Hot Will it Be for the Redskins-Cardinals Game Week 1

The temperature in the Redskins vs. Cardinals game could peak at 105 degrees Sunday.  It goes without saying that the Redskins will come into this one at a tremendous disadvantage.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/03/2018

How the Mississippi Sportsbooks Fared Their First College Football Weekend Ever

How the Mississippi Sportsbooks Fared Their First College Football Weekend Ever

Action was expected to be heavy in SEC Country at the Southeast's only existing sportsbooks the first week of College Football.  Mississippi is the first - and maybe only - Southeastern state to open sportsbooks in its Biloxi and Tunica casino.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/03/2018

Find a Sportsbook Near Me - USA City Index

With the US Supreme Court ruling to abolish decades long sports betting prohibition back in May, a handful of states have jumped into the fray.  To date, only a few cities within the U.S.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/03/2018

Alternatives to the Draftkings App Outside of New Jersey

There are alternatives to the Draftkings app with more money rewards, more prizes and less taxes to pay

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/03/2018

Bet on Sports Online From Florida

You can bet on sports in the state of Florida easily access a few dozen internationally-licensed online sportsbooks with zero taxes imposed by these businesses.  State run sportsbooks will be taxing bets, it should be noted. 

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/03/2018

Where Can I Bet Sports Near Pittsburgh

Where Can I Bet Sports Near Pittsburgh

Sportsbook options wlll be available soon in the Pittsburgh area at West Virginia's Mountaineer Casino, just 45 minutes away.  You can also easily access a few dozen internationally-licensed online sportsbooks with zero taxes imposed by these businesses.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/03/2018

Start a Sportsbook in the Buffalo Area

Start a Sportsbook in the Buffalo Area

New York is in the process of allowing sportsbooks at designated casino locations, but fear not if you are a bookie operating in the Buffalo area!  Bookies and agents still will enjoy a tremendous edge

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/03/2018

Where Can I Bet Sports Near Buffalo

At this time you can only bet sports at internationally-licensed online sportsbooks in the Buffalo area.  The state of New York was expected to begin allowing sports betting at designated casinos, quite possibly at the Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino, some time in 2019.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/03/2018

Why MGM Sued Victims of Las Vegas Mass Shooting

U.S. protections from post-terrorism lawsuits don’t apply to hotels

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/03/2018

David Ortiz Denies Ties to Gambler Who Regularly Bet on Baseball

Former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz has denied knowing a gambler who was banned from Major League Baseball games due to his excessive betting on the game.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/02/2018

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From NYC

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From NYC

You will not be able to bet using the Draftkings sportsbook app from New York City.  NY residents can, however, set up their sports betting account via the app and place wagers when in New Jersey. 

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/02/2018

How Much Tax Will I Have to Pay Placing a Sports Bet Online in NJ?

The tax one will have to pay for betting on sports in New Jersey via apps or online will be a sick 13%.  Obviously, in this regard, the internationally-licensed sportsbooks (often referred to as "offshore books") will enjoy a tremendous advantage as they do not tax sports bettors at all.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/02/2018

How Good is the Fanduel Sports Betting App? Now Live

How Good is the Fanduel Sports Betting App?  Now Live

The Fanduel sports betting app went live in New Jersey late Saturday.  It is only available in this state currently. 

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/02/2018

Gambling911.com Kicks Off the College Football Season at Fanduel Meadowlands Sportsbook

Gambling911.com visited the Fanduel branded sportsbook at the Meadowlands Racetrack Friday evening with a few College Football games kicking off.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/01/2018

College Football Betting Online From Northern California

College Football Betting Online From Northern California

College Football betting online is available from any number of top internationally-licensed online sportsbooks and quite possibly soon will be provided by state-run establishments

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/31/2018

Breaking News

Illinois Legislator Working on Bringing Sports Betting to That State

Illinois Legislator Working on Bringing Sports Betting to That State

An Illinois lawmaker says a bill to legalize sports gambling in the state likely won't be put before the General Assembly until next year.

Wife and Manager of Kidnapped 5Dimes Owner Met to Make Payment

Wife and Manager of Kidnapped 5Dimes Owner Met to Make Payment

A Diario report reveals that the wife of kidnapped 5Dimes owner communicated with a manager of the betting firm to send more than $700K in bitcoin ransom to Cuba hours after Sean "Tony" Creighton allegedly disappeared.

New Study Shows More Americans Support Legalized Gambling

New Study Shows More Americans Support Legalized Sports Betting

A new report using data from the Life, Liberty, and Happiness survey conducted by East Carolina University’s Center for Survey Research confirms that many Americans support legalized gambling on professional sports.