The House of Representatives has approved amended agreements that could lead to Connecticut’s first casino on nontribal land.
NHL Betting Odds
As we move into the second half of the NHL season, let’s take a look at the teams that have fared well in the first half when it comes to betting on the sport.
Dallas sits in first place in the Pacific Division and third overall out West as we wrap up the All-Star break. The Stars have been the best in the league so far posting +10.2 units for the season. The teams following the Stars have also succeeded this season as Tampa Bay (+9.5 units) and Philadelphia (+8.2 units) are also in first place in their respective divisions.
Odds to win the 2011 Stanley Cup have been posted at betED.com, one of the premier online gambling sites that is offering up to a FREE $250 CASH with your initial deposit (amount used to open an online betting account) for a limited time only.
NHL: Is Philadelphia finished?
The routes that Chicago and Philadelphia took to reach the Stanley Cup are very different; however, not the methods. This doesn't apply to just this season either, it goes back in time. Chicago is a -250 favorite to win its first Stanley Cup Trophy in 49 years, according to Sportsbook.com. Let's take a look at the series.
NHL Odds at betED.com have the Blackhawks as a -200 moneyline favorite while the over/un
It's a big weekend ahead in the world of sports betting and the online sportsbook BetUS.com hopes to capitalize.
The NBA Conference Finals continue: With the Lakers and Celtics both up 2-0 in their respective series, gamblers have all but given up hope on the two underdogs, Phoenix and Orlando. Both favorites are being backed by around 80 percent of those betting on this game. Nevertheless, the online sportsbook is keeping both lines relatively short.
Sportsbook.com looks at sports betting opportunities for the Los Angeles Dodgers and, in hockey, the Montreal Canadiens.
MLB: NL West skirmish has one-sided system
Montreal rubbed out the team with the best record in the NHL in the first round of the playoffs and is 60 minutes away from knocking off the defending Stanley Cup champions ...all of this, of cours
The Bruins and Penguins each have their first shot of moving to the East Finals when they play Monday night.
If ever a game had the Bill Murray feel of "Groundhog Day" this was it.
The wreckage the lower seeds did in the East changed the entire playoff picture.
Doesn't it just figure, even the team with the best record in the NHL this past regular season is having a hard time in the playoffs.
Sports Interaction's expert handicappers brings Gambling911.com readers their NHL Playoffs 2010 Predictions.
The leading online poker site has signed a sponsorship agreement with the National Hockey League's Calgary Flames, and to celebrate, they are giving away tickets to the Flaming C's March 11 home ga
Gambling and sports moved a step closer yesterday when the Pennsylvania Lottery announced that it was selling $2 instant-game tickets featuring the logos of the Flyers and Pittsburgh Penguins.
The lottery struck deals with the teams and the NHL, just as it had with the Eagles, the Pittsburgh Steelers, and the NFL, and before that, with the Phillies, the Pittsburgh Pirates, and Major League Baseball.
The hockey tickets will be on sale during the NHL season. The lottery says it designates all proceeds to older residents in the state.
Early NFL betting for Week 6 has three teams in particular getting extremely lopsided action. They are the three most bet on teams of the week in the NFL.
The AFC East has become a personal playground for the New England Patriots over the course of the last decade, as they have dominated the division. According to oddsmakers at Sportsbook.com, it is expected to remain that way in 2009, as the Patriots boast a regular season wins prop of at least four more wins than the Jets, Bills, and Dolphins.
Our 2009 Stanley Cup Finals betting preview had the SBG Global Opening Line: Red Wings - 165 , Total 6 Under - 130
The 2009 Stanley Cup Final gets underway this weekend and betED.com has odds for the series and Game 1, as well as a great prop bet for hockey betting fans.
SBG Global Opening Line: Penguins - 200 , Total 5.5 Under - 120
The Pittsburgh Penguins begin the Eastern Conference finals at home as they host the Carolina Hurricanes in Game 1 on Monday. Led by superstar Sidney Crosby, the Penguins took out the Washington Capitals in the last round and now they look forward to starting at home against Carolina. Crosby has 12 goals and 21 points in 13 games in this year's playoffs.
The Penguins are trying to reach the Stanley Cup Finals for the second consecutive year.
It's a busy weekend in both the NBA and NHL Playoffs and Sportingbet.com has Live Betting available for all the action, including an NBA doubleheader on Sunday.
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Phil Ivey, one of the greats in the world of poker, and the late Dave “Devilfish” Ullioit have been inducted into the Poker Hall of Fame over the weekend.