Gambling News

Connecticut to Push Ahead With Legislation That Allows In-Person Sports Betting at Tribal Casinos

Connecticut to Push Ahead With Legislation That Allows In-Person Sports Betting at Tribal Casinos

Various factions have begun angling to get a piece of the action if Connecticut pushes ahead with legalizing sports gambling in the new legislative session, which opens Wednesday.

Submitted by Associated Press 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

Like Taking Candy From a Baby: Trump 'Misstatements' Appear to Have Gone Over Betting Total

Like Taking Candy From a Baby: Trump 'Misstatements' Appear to Have Gone Over Betting Total

If you had the OVER 3.5 on the number of mistruths U.S. President would tell during his highly anticipated address to the nation, you're likely a winner...though nothing official as of Tuesday evening.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jan/08/2019

Is PokerStars Available From California?

Is PokerStars Available From California?

PokerStars is available to those in the great state of California, just not for real money.  Alternative online poker sites like Americas Cardroom do offer real money play and will be featuring a $5 million guaranteed tournament this summer (2019).

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/08/2019

Maine Man Gets 15 Months for Running State's Largest Illegal Gambling Operation

Maine Man Gets 15 Months for Bust of State's Largest Gambling Operation

A Maine man who netted millions running an illegal sports gambling operation is going to prison for 15 months.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/08/2019

National Address Odds: Trump Will Say 'Fence' 4.5 Times, 'Beautiful Wall' At Least Once

National Address Odds: Trump Will Say 'Fence' 4.5 Times, 'Beautiful Wall' At Least Once

Gambling site has Trump saying "fence" 4.5 times, "Wall" 8 or more times

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/08/2019

Bet on the Trump Address to the Nation

Bet on the Trump Address to the Nation

Betonline is the latest online betting site to announce wagering props on Tuesday night's U.S. President Donald Trump Address to the Nation.

Submitted by Guest 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

Trump Border Wall National Address Odds - How Many Lies He Will Tell

Trump Border Wall National Address Odds - How Many Lies He Will Tell

The OVER/UNDER on the number of "false statements" made is 3.5

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/08/2019

Farid Jattin Leads for Day 3 of Record Breaking PSPC

Farid Jattin Leads for Day 3 of Record Breaking PSPC

The $25,000 PokerStars Players NL Hold’em Championship (PSPC) has smashed the record for an event of this buy-in, generating a total prize pool of $26,455,500 here at Atlantis Resort.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/08/2019

PokerStars Adds 2019 PSPC Online Event

PokerStars Adds 2019 PSPC Online Event

At 1/1000th the current $25,000 buy-in, PokerStars was hosting an online version of its uber popular Players No Limit Hold’em Championship (PSPC).

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/08/2019

5Dimes Under Intense Pressure to Explain Very Bad Bad Beat Cheat

5Dimes Under Intense Pressure to Explain Very Bad Bad Beat Cheat

Intense pressure is mounting on 5Dimes to explain why $53K was reportedly confiscated from a player's account after he claims to have won a bad beat jackpot on the company's poker site.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Jan/07/2019

PPPoker Said to be Insolvent, a Ponzi Scheme Claims Pro Chase Bianchi

PPPoker Said to be Insolvent, a Ponzi Scheme Claims Pro Chase Bianchi

Poker pro Chase Bianchi has accused the PPPoker Internet poker room of essentially running a ponzi scheme.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Jan/07/2019

2019 PokerStars Players No Limit Hold’em Championship Shatters Records

2019 PokerStars Players No Limit Hold’em Championship Shatters Records

PSPC prize pool swells to over $26 million to become PokerStars biggest live tournament ever

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/07/2019

Crypto Debit Card for Online Poker Introduced by Ternio

A new debit card will function similar to that provided by your own bank but tap into your crypto account.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/07/2019

Missouri Lawmakers to Consider Sports Betting

Missouri Lawmakers to Consider Sports Betting

Gamblers in the Show Me State may soon be able to trek on over to their local casino and place bets on sporting events.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/07/2019

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

Player Accuses 5Dimes Poker of Stealing $54K From Him

5Dimes Poker Theft

An individual claiming to be a three year customer of the popular Costa Rican online betting company 5Dimes says they cheated him out of $54,000 he says was won after hitting a bad beat jackpot.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Jan/06/2019

Looks Like Dan Bilzerian Had a Grand Christmas - 'F*** You NBC'

Looks Like Dan Bilzerian Had a Grand Christmas - 'F*** You NBC'

Poker pro and Instagram sensation Dan Bilzerian followed up his Christmas holiday with a few choice words for NBC 'F*** you!" and went off on a tangent about the criminalization of marijuana via Twitter.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Jan/06/2019

Can I Play on PokerStars From Mississippi, Alabama, South Carolina, Louisiana?

Can I Play on PokerStars From Mississippi, Alabama, South Carolina, Louisiana?

PokerStars does not currently allow those from Alabama, South Carolina, Mississippi and Louisiana to play 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/06/2019

Can I Play on PokerStars From Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Nebraska?

Can I Play on PokerStars From Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Nebraska?

PokerStars does not currently allow those from Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa and Nebraska 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

Coral Poker Shuts Down Its Affiliate Program

Coral Poker Shuts Down Its Affiliate Program

Ladbrokes and Coral Poker have ended their affiliate program effective January 1.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jan/06/2019

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

Can I Play on PokerStars From Washington State?

Can I Play on PokerStars From Washington State?

PokerStars does not currently allow those from Washington State to play for real money on their website.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/06/2019

2019 LA Poker Classic Schedule

2019 LA Poker Classic Schedule

The 2019 LA Poker Classic takes place January 16 through March 6.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/06/2019

Breaking News

Sports Betting Software vs. a Pay Per Head

Sports Betting Software vs. a Pay Per Head

Everyone who has ever placed a sports wager has thought about opening their own sportsbook or bookie service.  Heck, most bettors would love to have the glamour and lifestyle that comes from owning a sportsbook.

Big Fish Games Class Action Suit: Used Illegal Gambling Practices

Big Fish Games Class Action Suit: Used Illegal Gambling Practices

Their commercials were everywhere and now the Big Fish Casino is paying the price for success.

PA Gambling Market Up 3.2% With Sports Betting

PA Gambling Market Up 3.2% With Sports Betting

The Pennsylvania gambling market witnessed a 3.2 percent increase in the month of January.