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NY Times Shock Probe Into US Regulated Sports Betting Industry

NY Times Shock Probe Into US Regulated Sports Betting Industry

It's been a difficult last couple of weeks for the U.S. regulated sports betting sector.  In addition to brands shutting down and wagering accounts getting hacked, now the industry finds it must defend itself against a scathing New York Times investigation, all while the Times colleagues continue crawling into bed with said operators.

Submitted by Alejandro Botticelli on, Nov/25/2022

Trending News Stories in the World of Gambling - November 23, 2022 (Noon ET)

Gambling customers urged to change passwords and 2FAs in betting accounts following well publicized hacks earlier in the week, plus Gambling.com Group purchases the Casinos.com domain name.   GPWA Program Manager passes away days after attending SiGMA.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Nov/23/2022

FTXXX: So Many Screwed as Gambling Site Now Offering Odds on Next Crypto Exchange to Go Under

Those behind the collapsed crypto exchange FTX lived a lavish life of pill-popping, bed-hopping and video games in their $40-million Bahamas penthouse.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Nov/22/2022

Saudi Arabia Was a +1900 Underdog Versus Argentina in World Cup Game: Massive Upset

Saudi Arabia Was a +1900 Underdog Versus Argentina in World Cup Game

It's not the first time Argentina has been stunned by a huge underdog in a World Cup. Cameroon’s 1-0 win over an Argentina team led by Diego Maradona in the opening game of the 1990 World Cup

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Nov/22/2022

Mickey's Foray Into Sports Betting May Be Nixed Before it Even Begins as Iger Returns to Helm

Mickey's Foray Into Sports Betting May Be Nixed Before it Even Begins as Iger Returns to Helm

Plus Trump tweet odds still available following his reinstatement to the social media platform and subsequent crickets.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Nov/21/2022

Trending News Stories in the World of Gambling - November 21, 2022 (10 am ET)

Another one bites the dust in the world of U.S. regulated sportsbooks and a bunch of companies damaged by the recent demise of the FTX Exchange as the later scrubs its page of any mention it employed an attorney tied to a massive poker cheating scheme as Head of Compliance.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Nov/21/2022

FanDuel CEO to All Others "You're Going Down!"

FanDuel CEO to All Others "You're Going Down!"

That message might just apply to all of FanDuel's competitors as well, though she likely had one specific in mind.   That would be Fanatics.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Nov/20/2022

DraftKings Slated to Launch Online Sportsbook in Maryland on November 23

DraftKings Slated to Launch Online Sportsbook in Maryland on November 23

DraftKings Inc. (Nasdaq: DKNG) announced today that, following a mandatory early access test period from November 21-22, 2022, it expects to launch its online sportsbook in Maryland, pending receipt of regulatory approvals, on November 23, 2022. The top-rated DraftKings Sportsbook app is expected to be fully live for eligible customers ahead of the NFL action on Thanksgiving Day

Submitted by Press Release on, Nov/18/2022

Browns Bills Bets Voided Due to Relocation

Browns Bills Bets Voided Due to Relocation

Caesars Sportsbook was now listing Buffalo as an 8-point favorite and the game had a total of 48.  But the line barely moved.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Nov/17/2022

Brentford Striker Toney Charged With Breaching Betting Rules: 232 Breaches

Brentford Striker Toney Charged With Breaching Betting Rules: 232 Breaches

Plus Tom Brady among those named in lawsuit against collapsed crypto exchange.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Nov/16/2022

Russell Crowe's "Poker Face" Finally Released: Early Reviews Not Good

The highly anticipated poker flick "Poker Face" has resumed production after well over a year of being shut down due to Covid.  Nearly a year later as it begins hitting theatres, there are questions as to whether filming should ever have resumed.  16% is the Rotten Tomatoes early score.

Submitted by Ace King on, Nov/16/2022

Bills Still Super Bowl Favorites After Loss to Vikings

Bills Still Super Bowl Favorites After Loss to Vikings

Bufflo was coming in priced at -190 following a crazy game decided in the final minutes Sunday versus Minnesota.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Nov/15/2022

Georgia Runoff Betting Warnock-Walker 2022 Shows Heavy Favorite

Georgia Runoff Betting Warnock-Walker 2022 Shows Heavy Favorite

BetOnline has no shortage of political props, even after the Midterms have now concluded.  One midterm race that is heading into a runoff continues to attract plenty of betting activity.  That would be the Georgia Senate race between Democrate Raphael Warnock and Republican Herschel Walker.  Who will win? 

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Nov/15/2022

Trump No Longer Presidential Favorite: What Will Happen After 'Bigly' Announcement?

Trump No Longer Presidential Favorite: What Will Happen After 'Bigly' Announcement?

As we await a "big" announcement Tuesday night from former President Donald Trump, oddsmakers are clear.  He's no longer the favorite.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Nov/15/2022

Thanksgiving Flight Delays - Betting on the Over, Under

Thanksgiving Flight Delays - Betting on the Over, Under

"We're hoping for a new tradition," Barry Barger, BetUS Senior Betting Analyst, said upon the release of these odds.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Nov/14/2022

BetMGM Warns Affiliates: Stop Abusing Bonus Codes to Game the System

BetMGM Warns Affiliates: Stop Abusing Bonus Codes to Game the System

BetMGM.com sent out notices to some of its affiliates warning that they could be in violations of the online sports betting company's terms of agreement. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Nov/13/2022

Browns-Bills Spread November 20 Should Be Buffalo -11

Browns-Bills Spread November 20 Should Be Buffalo -11

Oddsmakers will need to rethink where the Bills should be among the teams most likely to win a Super Bowl this season.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Nov/13/2022

Adesanya vs. Pereira 2 Odds

Israel Adesanya lost his title against Alex Pereira at UFC 281, but he has now surfaced as a small favorite for a rematch, according to our friends at SportsBetting.ag.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Nov/13/2022

DeSantis Beating Trump By Seven Points After Midterms: No Odds Shift Yet

DeSantis Beating Trump By Seven Points After Midterms: No Odds Shift Yet

Even Mike "The Mouth" Matusow, a staunch support of Donald Trump, turned on the former President following this past week's midterm results.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Nov/13/2022

FTX Crashing Crypto Exchange Exec Had Ties to Massive Poker Cheating Scandal

FTX Crashing Crypto Exec Had Ties to Massive Poker Cheating Scandal

The one-time attorney for the poker firm was heard on an audio tape "actively conspiring with the other principals in attendance to (a) publicly obfuscate the source of the cheating, (b) minimize the amount of restitution made to players, and (c) force shareholders to shoulder most of the bill"

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Nov/10/2022

Post Midterm Presidential Odds on Ron DeSantis Shift to +110 GOP, +250 Elected

Post Midterm Presidential Odds on Ron DeSantis Shift

It is safe to say the biggest victor of the midterm elections is Florida Republican Governor Ron DeSantis, though his odds to become the next President of the United States hadn't shifted as dramatically as one might have thought.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Nov/10/2022

How Much Does a Bet on Ron DeSantis to Be the Next U.S. President Pay?

How Much Does a Bet on Ron DeSantis to Be the Next U.S. President Pay?

The sky is the limit for Ron DeSantis.  He easily won re-election in his Florida gubernatorial race versus Charlie Crist.  But he might not be sticking around Tallahassee for long.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Nov/09/2022

California Sports Betting Propositions Go Down in Flames

California Sports Betting Propositions Go Down in Flames

Two sports betting ballot initiatives in the state of California failed miserably on Tuesday.  There won't be legalized sports betting in the Golden State for at least another two years as a result, and that's probably being conservative.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Nov/09/2022

Fetterman Wins, Closes as +135 Dog at BetOnline, More Stunners

Fetterman Wins, Closes as +135 Dog at BetOnline, More Stunners

As expected Wednesday morning, many of the U.S. midterm elections were still undecided.  It was likely that the Georgia Senate race will not be graded for a few more weeks as neither candidate are likely to get over the required 50 percent of the vote, thus resulting in a runoff.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Nov/09/2022

Midterms Odds Shifting Toward Dems Over Last 48 hours Say Oddsmakers

Midterms Odds Shifting Toward Dems Over Last 48 hours Say Oddsmakers

Following a month of lopsided betting patterns in favor of the Republicans, trends have moved back slightly towards the Democrats over the last 48 hours as polls began opening across the U.S. on Tuesday.  Results will start rolling in around 7 pm ET.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Nov/08/2022

Political Betting Expert Tells Gamblers How to Win

Political Betting Expert Tells Gamblers How to Win

You can’t walk into a casino sportsbook in the United States and place a bet on a political election, such as who your state’s next governor or senator will be.

Submitted by Thomas Somach on, Nov/06/2022

Mike Matusow Gets Covid for Third Straight Time: Full Vaxed

"I officially got Covid for the 3rd time and won’t be able to play @HCLPokerShow next week! I feel ok so far as symtoms seem mild thanks to the fact I haven’t taken any bs boosters or vaccines from our corrupt Big Pharma companies!"

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Nov/05/2022

Odds Strongly Point to Senate, House GOP Control

Odds Strongly Point to Senate, House GOP Control

This week on KCMO Talk Radio (Kansas City), BetOnline.ag political analyst Paul Krishnamurty told host Pete Mundo that, based on the current odds, there's a 77% chance the GOP controls the Senate and a 97% chance it controls the House, following Tuesday's projected results.

Submitted by Press Release on, Nov/04/2022

DraftKings 2022 3rd Quarter Results Are In....And Here They Are

For the three months ended September 30, 2022, DraftKings reported revenue of $502 million, an increase of 136% compared to $213 million during the same period in 2021.

Submitted by Press Release on, Nov/04/2022

Hero Gaming Slashes Half its Workforce... Sands Pulls Plug on Web Gambling

Its CEO also is exiting after just 10 months on the job.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Nov/03/2022

Breaking News

Michigan Wolverines an Early +6.5 Underdog Versus Ohio State

Michigan Wolverines an Early +6.5 Underdog Versus Ohio State Stun the Buckeyes

We have seen the line on the Michigan Wolverines vs. Ohio State game November 26 ranging anywhere from Buckeyes -6.5 to -8 very early.  The line was trending towards -8.5.  Coming into Week 12, the Wolverines were among the few remaining undefeated teams (along with Ohio State) and that continues as they head into their game against Ohio State. 

Aggressive Line Movement on Clemson Game Was Tell-Tale Sign in Week 1

Clemson Tigers Betting Trends: Tough Test vs. Surging South Carolina November 26

Clemson goes into Saturday's Noon ET game versus the South Carolina Gamecocks as a -14.5 favorite but South Carolina cannot be overlooked following their shocking upset shellacking of the Tennessee Vols, a team that had been ranked number one in the nation just a few weeks ago. BetOnline had reported 72% on Clemson at -24 at the time of closing.