Fantasy Sports

Nevada Sportsbooks had Their Third Best Month Ever: NJ Left Out in the Cold

Nevada sportsbooks raked in $37.27 million from $339.1 million bet during the month of September, making it the third best month in amount won and wagered for the books according to the Nevada Gaming Control. 

The sportsbooks enjoyed nearly an 11 percent hold on College Football and NFL bets.

"Sports betting is on a roll," said Nevada Gaming Control senior research analyst Michael Lawton.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Oct/29/2014

Bills-Jets Betting Line – Fantasy Value for Percy Harvin

The Bills-Jets betting line had New York as a -3 home favorite.  Place your 1st bet here, get your 2nd bet FREE up to $100 at Sportsbook.ag.

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Oct/25/2014

Eagles-Cardinals Line – Week 8 Fantasy Value for Jeremy Maclin, Andre Ellington

The Bears vs. Patriots betting line opened at Arizona -2.5 and has since dropped to -1.5 with 60% of the action coming in on Philadelphia.  Place your 1st bet and get your 2nd bet FREE up to $100 here

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Oct/25/2014

Bears vs. Patriots Betting Line – Fantasy Value for Matt Forte

The Bears vs. Patriots betting line opened at New England -7 and has since dropped to -6 at Sportsbook.ag.  Place your 1st bet and get your 2nd bet FREE up to $100 here.   

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Oct/25/2014

SNF Betting Odds – Packers vs. Saints: Fantasy Value for Randall Cobb, Mark Ingram

SNF betting odds for the highly anticipated Packers vs. Saints game had New Orleans as a -2.5 home favorite though it is the Packers who are seeing over 70% of the betting action.  The line opened -1 so we are seeing the bookies enticing gamblers to jump all over the public underdog. A look at the fantasy report below and one can see how Green Bay does have a shot of rolling over the Saints in New Orleans.   

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Oct/24/2014

NFL Free Pick - Colts-Steelers Line: Fantasy Value for Le'Veon Bell, Andrew Luck

You can bet on the NFL Colts-Steelers game with a line of Pittsburgh +3.5 and the Steelers just happen to be our free pick for the Week.   AceSportsbook.com features cash bonus money in the thousands with a mere 1x rollover here.  Use bonus code G911.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Oct/24/2014

Rams vs. Chiefs Betting Line – Fantasy Value for Jamaal Charles, Alex Smith

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Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Oct/23/2014

Texans vs. Titans Point Spread – Fantasy Value for Arian Foster, Andre Johnson

The Texans vs. Titans point spread had Houston as a -2.5 road favorite at Bookmaker.eu where you can claim up to $2500 in FREE CASH.  Below you will also find fantasy value for Arian Foster and Andre Johnson.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Oct/23/2014

Lions vs. Falcons Betting Line – Week 8 Fantasy Value for Golden Tate, Julio Jones

The Lions vs. Falcons betting line was set at Detroit -3.5 at BetPhoenix.ag where you can  receive up to 175% in FREE CASH bonuses here.  Below we also look at the fantasy values for Golden Tate and Julio Jones.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Oct/22/2014

Bet The NFL – Chargers vs. Broncos Odds – Peyton Manning vs. Philip Rivers Fantasy

You can bet the NFL Chargers vs. Broncos Thursday Night Football game at BetPhoenix.ag and receive up to 175% in FREE CASH bonuses here.  Below we also look at the fantasy matchup between Denver starting quarterback Peyton Manning and San Diego starting quarterback Philip Rivers.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Oct/22/2014

Fantasy Sports Propels NFL to Record Ratings: Has Become a Cultural Phenomenon

ANAHEIM HILLS, Calif., Oct. 20, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Eilers Research, LLC has announced the publication of an in-depth white paper titled: "Daily Fantasy Sports: The Future of US Sports Wagering?" The report, authored by Adam Krejcik, Managing Director of Digital & Interactive Gaming, takes a comprehensive look at the financial health of the Daily Fantasy Sports market, as well as an analysis of the competitive landscape and expected industry growth through 2020.

Submitted by Press Release on, Oct/22/2014

Texans vs. Steelers Spread at Pitt -3: Fantasy Values for Antonio Brown, Arian Foster

The Texans vs. Steelers spread was coming in at Pittsburgh -3 with that number steady across the board.  The line move was nonexistent as books were reporting balanced action for this Monday Night Football game.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Oct/20/2014

NFL Betting Odds, Fantasy Outlooks: Browns-Jaguars, Chiefs-Chargers

NFL betting odds for the Browns-Jaguars game were set at -6 Cleveland while the Chiefs-Chargers game had the red hot Chargers as a -3.5 home favorite.  All betting odds courtesy of AceSportsbook.com, which features top cash bonus offers at as little as a 1x rollover. 

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Oct/19/2014

DraftKings Partners With New England Patriots: First Deal of its Kind in NFL

The popular daily fantasy sports site Draftkings.com has partnered with the New England Patriots.  The partnership is a first for any professional football team with an organization operating in daily fantasy sports and it was inked just hours before Thursday night’s game against the Jets.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Oct/18/2014

Seahawks-Rams Betting Line: Fantasy Value for Austin Davis, Marshawn Lynch

Gambling911.com has your Seahawks-Rams betting line courtesy of BetOnline.ag.  Claim up to $1000 in FREE CASH using universal bonus code G911. We also have your fantasy value for Austin Davis and Marshawn Lynch.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Oct/18/2014

NFL Football Betting - Falcons vs. Ravens: Fantasy Value for Matt Ryan

NFL Football betting on the Falcons vs. Ravens featured a line of -6.5 Baltimore.  This line has not moved after opening at a few books at -7.  A little more than 60% of the action was on the Ravens.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Oct/18/2014

Bengals-Colts Point Spread – Cincy Sees No Love: Luck vs. Dalton Fantasy Outlook

The Bengals-Colts point spread had Indianapolis as a solid -3 favorite.  The oddsmakers have dared to cross over the dreaded 3 point line in order to drive more action Cincinnati’s way to no avail.  The Colts are seeing 85% or greater of the action here.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Oct/18/2014

Panthers-Packers Betting Line: Cam Newton vs. Aaron Rodgers Fantasy Matchup

The Panthers-Packers betting line had Green Bay at -6.5 with some books moving to -7.  Action was relatively balanced.  We also have your Cam Newton vs. Aaron Rodgers fantasy matchup below.  Which quarterback stands to rack in the most fantasy points?

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Oct/18/2014

Cardinals vs. Raiders Betting Line – WK 7 Fantasy Value for Carson Palmer, Derek Carr

The Cardinals vs. Raiders betting line had Oakland as a +4 underdog at BetDSI.com here.  Let’s also take a look at the fantasy value for Carson Palmer and Derek Carr.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Oct/18/2014

Vikings vs. Bills Betting Line – Week 7 Fantasy Value for Kyle Orton, Fred Jackson

The Vikings vs. Bills betting line had Buffalo as a -5.5 home favorite.  Nearly 70% of those betting this game were backing the Bills.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Oct/17/2014

Percy Harvin Trade to New York Jets Impacts Fantasy Value, NFL Futures

Wide receiver Percy Harvin has been traded from the Seattle Seahawks to the New York Jets in a move that appeared to catch many off guard, fantasy owners and those with future bets on the Seahawks in particular. Harvin was traded for a conditional mid-round draft pick.

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Oct/17/2014

Saints-Lions Betting Line – Fantasy Matchup Drew Brees vs. Matthew Stafford

The Saints-Lions betting line had Detroit as a -2.5 home favorite. You can bet this game at AceSportsbook.com and receive thousands of dollars in FREE CASH (restrictions do apply – use bonus code G911).  We also have your fantasy outlook for this game below.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Oct/16/2014

Dolphins-Bears Betting Line – Chicago 1-10 at Home: Week 7 Fantasy Matchups

The Dolphins-Bears betting line had Chicago open as a -3.5 home favorite.  The line has come down to -3 and is not likely to drop beyond that point.   70% of the betting action was on Chicago.

Both teams Straight Up and Against The Spread records are the same with Miami 2-3 and Chicago 3-3.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Oct/16/2014

Rochester NY Rivals Silicon Valley as New Tech Epicenter, Fantasy Sports Hub

In an interview conducted with Gambling911.com’s own Thomas Somach this week, Seth Young, COO of Star Fantasy Leagues, revealed neither he nor the two co-founders have any intention to move their thriving fantasy sports business out of Rochester, New York, calling the city “

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Oct/16/2014

Star Fantasy Leagues Giving Traditional Sports Betting a Run for its Money

ROCHESTER, N. Y. -- The hottest things in sports right now are commercial sports fantasy leagues, where fans of major sports can create and manage their own imaginary teams and, in the process, earn cash prizes depending on the teams' success.

And it's all legal, because the Federal government of the U.S. has officially decreed that participating in fantasy sports involves skill, not luck, so it's not considered gambling.

Submitted by Thomas Somach on, Oct/15/2014

Cam Newton Fantasy Football Outlook Week 7: Now You Need to Play Him

Gambling911.com last week suggested sitting Carolina QB Cam Newton in Week 6 following advice echoed across the Net.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Oct/14/2014

Ben Tate a Viable Fantasy Candidate After Week 6

Cleveland running back Ben Tate ran for 124 yards in Week 5 and found the enjoyed further success against Pittsburgh in Week 6 making him a viable fantasy candidate moving forward.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Oct/12/2014

Poker Player Matt Smith Wins $1 Million Playing Fantasy Football

Poker player Matt Smith this past week won $1 million taking part in “DraftKings Millionaire Maker”.  

Submitted by Ace King on, Oct/12/2014

Broncos-Jets Betting Line Fluid: Week 6 Fantasy Value Peyton Manning

The Broncos-Jets betting line has been extremely fluid throughout the week with the number opening at Denver -7.5 at some books and moving all the way to -10.  Here’s the problem, the sportsbooks are still exposed at this number as nearly 90% of the action is coming in on the road favorite Broncos. 

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Oct/11/2014

Panthers vs. Bengals Point Spread at -7: Sit Cam Newton in Your Fantasy Contest

The Panthers vs. Bengals point spread had Cincinnati as a -7 home favorite at BetDSI.com.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Oct/11/2014

Breaking News

Former PKR Players Must Submit Claim by Feb. 28 for PokerStars Refund

Players affected late last year by the abrupt shutdown of PKR Poker are being advised to submit claim forms no later than February 28 (2018). 

Cryptocurrency Prices Drop: Big News for Ripple

Cryptocurrency Prices Drop: Big News for Ripple

Bitcoin witnessed a bit of a plunge over the past 24 hours, down 16.72 percent from the recent high of $11,958 just 48 hours ago.

XL Media Founder: 'We Believe There are Plenty of Opportunities Today for Online Gambling Affiliates'

XL Media Founder: 'Still Plenty of Opportunities Today for Online Gambling Affiliates'

Ory Weihs – Founder and CEO XL Media - says things aren’t what they used to be in the world of online gambling affiliates, but hard work and investment will still yield the same great results.