Politics

‘Lying Ted’: What Will Donald Trump Say First at GOP Convention

Following the outcry over Texas Senator Ted Cruz’ failure to formally endorse Republican nominee Donald Trump Wednesday night, the fine folks at BetOnline have adjusted their betting options on the GOP Convention, adding the option of What Will Donald Trump Say First.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/21/2016

Bookmakers Stand to Lose Big With a Trump Win

Bookmakers Stand to Lose Big With a Trump Win

The US Presidential race is the most wagered on non sporting event in the world and betting on Trump is seeing 300 times the turnover of the 2012 Election.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/21/2016

Donald Trump Total Words Spoken in GOP Convention Speech Odds

Yes, you can actually bet on the total words spoken by Republican nominee Donald J. Trump during Thursday night’s acceptance speech at the GOP Convention.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/20/2016

Bet the Number of Times Donald Trump Says ‘Make America Great Again’

Our friends at BetOnline have around a dozen betting options for Thursday nights GOP Convention speech with Republican nominee Donald Trump. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/20/2016

GOP Convention Betting Odds: Color of Trump’s Tie

Gambling911.com-endorsed BetOnline is offering an extensive listing of GOP Convention betting odds including the specific color of Republican US Presidential nominee and real estate magnate Donald Trump.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/20/2016

Donald Trump RNC Speech: ‘Build The Wall’, ‘Crooked Hillary’ Betting Odds

You can now bet how many times GOP presumptive nominee Donald J. Trump will utter the phrase “Build The Wall” and “Crooked Hillary” courtesy of Gambling911.com-endorsed BetOnline here.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/19/2016

Bet the Total Number of Boo Breaks Taken by Trump During RNC Speech

You can bet the total number of boo breaks presumptive GOP nominee Donald Trump will need to take during periods in which he gets booed (assuming he gets booed) during his Thursday RNC speech in Cleveland. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/19/2016

Oddsmakers: Trump Not Likely to Mention ‘Black Lives Matter’ at RNC Cleveland

If you think presumptive GOP nominee Donald J. Trump will utter the words “Black Lives Matter”, bet it here and win $26 for every $10 bet.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/19/2016

GOP Convention Betting Odds: Will Trump Mention Bernie Sanders?

Our good friends at Gambling911.com-endorsed BetOnline are offering GOP Convention betting odds on whether presumptive GOP nominee Donald Trump mentions Bernie Sanders.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/19/2016

RNC Cleveland Trump Speech Betting Odds: Will He Say ‘All Lives Matter’

Our good friends at Gambling911.com-endorsed BetOnline are offering odds on possible Donald Trump catchphrases at this week’s RNC Cleveland with one being Will He Say “All Lives Matter”.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/19/2016

Trump Picks Pence as VP at 1-3 Odds

Presumptive GOP nominee Donald Trump has picked Indiana Governor Mike Pence as his running mate for Vice President, sources close to Roll Call revealed early Thursday afternoon.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/14/2016

Trump Wants ‘Attack Dog’ for Running Mate: Christie Odds at 10-1

GOP presumptive candidate Donald Trump picking New Jersey Governor Chris Christie as his running mate would pay out $100 for every $10 bet.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/12/2016

Online Gambling in PA: Decision Will Have to Wait Until the Fall

State government began operating Tuesday under a $31 billion election-year spending bill that nevertheless lacks the tax collections to sustain it for the entire fiscal year, and lawmakers say they are scrambling to fix that before it draws a lawsuit or bond downgrade.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/12/2016

Odds to Be Nominated Republican Vice President 2016 - Mike Pence Favorite

We are expecting presumptive GOP nominee for US President Donald Trump to select his Vice Presidential candidate this week, and at the top of that list is Indiana Governor Mike Pence at -250.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/11/2016

Doyle Brunson: ‘Both (Political) Parties Are Pathetic’

Long time Republican and legendary poker pro Doyle Bruson has nothing good to say about his party these days, but that doesn’t mean he’s pro Hillary Clinton.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/08/2016

Clinton Trashes Trump at Failed AC Casino: GOP Presumptive Nominee Odds Slashed

Hillary Clinton did not hold back in slamming Donald Trump and one of his most high-profile surrogates, the state's governor, Chris Christie, with the backdrop being the real estate billionaire and GOP presumptive candidate’s failed Trump Plaza Casino.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/06/2016

Hillary Clinton to Bash Trump at Site of Taj Mahal Casino Strike

Hillary Clinton is coming to Atlantic City to bash Donald Trump's handling of his former gambling empire, but striking casino workers say their beef is with a different billionaire.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/05/2016

Odds to be Picked Republican Vice Presidential Running Mate 2016: Gingrich New Favorite

Former House Leader Newt Gingrich has become the new favorite to be selected as presumptive GOP nominee Donald Trump’s Vice Presidential running mate this July 4 afternoon.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/04/2016

No More Online Gambling in the Philippines: Newly Sworn President Orders

No More Online Gambling in the Philippines: Newly Sworn President Orders

Immediately after being sworn in, new Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte issued a decree that shocked many:  No more online gambling in the nation.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/01/2016

Online Poker Left Out in the Cold Again: Cali, PA Still Some Promise

New York State has just legalized Daily Fantasy Sports while giving online poker the cold shoulder and this continues to be the trend despite some glimmers of hope in 2016.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/28/2016

Brexit Baffled Punters, Pundits and Fund Managers to the Very End

Nearly everyone, from London gamblers to U.S. money managers got it wrong. Britain's vote to leave the European Union shocked pundits, investors and politicians alike, underscoring the inherent difficulty of forecasting such rare events.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/26/2016

Brexit Causes Plunge of Ladbrokes, Paddy Power, William Hill Shares

Three of the UK’s biggest online gambling operators saw their shares plunge Friday following news that the Brits had voted to pull out of the European Union (a la the Brexit referendum).

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/25/2016

Odds to Be Named Next Prime Minister of England: Boris Johnson Favorite

Odds to Be Named Next Prime Minister of England: Boris Johnson Favorite

With David Cameron stepping down as British Prime Minister Friday following the historic Brexit vote to leave the European Union, oddsmakers were quick to post odds on the next Prime Minister.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/24/2016

Bookmakers Wrong! BREXIT Wins

The British people have voted to leave the European Union.  David Cameron to step down.  Markets likely to be in turmoil Friday.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/24/2016

Can I Bet on the Brexit Referendum From the US, Worldwide?

Sure the Euro 2016 is getting plenty of attention from gamblers right now but one of the most wagered on events of the week will likely be what transpires with the Brexit Referendum. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/21/2016

2016 US Presidential Swing State Betting Odds – Clinton vs. Trump

You can now wager on which party and/or candidate for the 2016 US Presidential race will win a handful of so-called swing states.  Note that the below odds are subject to change if not locked in.  The below summaries were created June 21, 2016.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/21/2016

Bookmaker so Convinced of No BREXIT They Offer Best Odds and Money Back if Vote Leave Loses

Founder Offers €1 Million Charity to Bet on Leave to Nigel Farage 

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/20/2016

Las Vegas Sun: How Trump Bankrupted His AC Casinos and Still Made Millions

The Las Vegas Sun featured a report Sunday morning on how the now shuttered Trump Plaza Casino and Hotel along with the recently sold Trump Marina Hotel and Casino brought in millions for GOP presumptive US Presidential nominee Donald Trump while hundreds of jobs were dissolved.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/12/2016

Oddsmakers Make Elizabeth Warren Favorite to Be Democratic Vice President

The oddsmakers have spoken and Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren has been instilled as the 4-1 favorite to be presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton’s Vice Presidential running mate.  Clinton is seeking to become the first female President of the United States.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/11/2016

Wayne Root: I Got Death Threats After Appearing on Bill Maher’s Show

It's been a tough couple of weeks for sports handicapper/political commentator Wayne Root.  On May 27, Root was a guest on the HBO talk show "Real Time with Bill Maher."

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/08/2016

Breaking News

Phil Hellmuth Busts Out in 9th: Deprived of 15th Bracelet This Time

Phil Hellmuth Busts Out in 9th: Deprived of 15th Bracelet This Time

No 15th bracelet for Phil Hellmuth yet at the 2017 World Series of Poker, though he just came very close.

100-Year-Old Mobster Released From Prison

100 Year Old Mobster Leaves Prison

Former Colombo family underboss John (Sonny) Franzese has been released from prison at the ripe old age of 100.  It was his first full day of freedom in eight years.

Bitcoin Takes a Dive as Market Sheds $13 Billion

Bitcoin Takes a Dive as Market Sheds $13 Billion

Bitcoin, Ether and other crypto-currencies plunged Monday as veteran investors reportedly took out profits, according to reports.