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Will the Dodgers-Reds Game Be Suspended, Postponed May 26

Severe storms were anticipated around the 2 pm hour with questions remaining as to whether this game can be completed.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, May/26/2024

Do You Have What it Takes to Be a Bookie?

It's the second oldest profession but over the last decade bookmaking has evolved to the point where anyone can do just need the proper tools and support.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, May/25/2024

Where Can I Find Winning MLB Consensus MLB Plays?

The betting public tends to lose more than they win and consensus cappers often fall into the same boat, therefore it is important to find consensus plays posted by handicappers that are currently hot.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, May/25/2024

FanDuel Early Investors, Founders in Breach of Fiduciary Duty Suit Against Flutter Can Proceed

FanDuel founder Nigel Eccles offers his take on the matter.  "We look forward to vigorously pursuing our claims."

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/25/2024

Unibet Replacement in PA Announced

A World Exclusive Report: Unibet is out and Mohegan Pennsylvania Sportsbook is in.

Submitted by Thomas Somach on, May/24/2024

Reverend Al Sharpton Takes on DraftKings and FanDuel: 'Disproportionately Impacting Black Americans'

"When a duopoly takes hold, consumers are the biggest losers, and the most vulnerable consumers − including Black Americans − bear the brunt of that harm," Reverend Al writes.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/24/2024

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Submitted by C Costigan on, May/24/2024

Is 5Dimes Back as Bettors Den?

5Dimes was once among the largest sportsbooks operating offshore.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/23/2024

Poker Player Among 3 Tied to Illegal Betting Rings Who Lost Total of $24 Million at One Vegas Casino

Poker player also wrote bad check to casino for $2.5 million.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/22/2024

Mass Mess: 'Biggest F You I've Seen to a Regulator From a Licensee in 20 Years'

Massachusetts regulators were given the finger in recent days after 10 sportsbook operators declined to participate in a roundtable discussion about limiting players.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/21/2024

Fanatics Overtakes DraftKings in New Jersey, Bally's AC Won't Pay $2.5 Million Slot Win

According to, a single VIP whale helped Fanatics secure 23.5% of the market share during the month of March.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/21/2024

Why Can't I Find Real Money Online Casino Apps Where I Live?

Online casino games are only regulated in seven U.S. states at the moment.

Submitted by B.E.Delmer on, May/20/2024

The Future of Online Gambling in California: A Q&A with an Industry Expert

As online gambling continues to gain momentum across the United States, the question of when it might become legal in California remains a hot topic. With its vast population and significant potential for revenue generation, California is seen as a key player in the future of online gambling.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/20/2024

Bookie: Don't Blame Us for Threats Against Players

The NCAA found college women athletes were abused the most even though wagering opportunities were limited primarily to just game lines at most books.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, May/18/2024

Usyk vs. Fury Rematch Odds Expected to Be -105 Each Way Again

Oleksandr Usyk becomes the first undisputed heavyweight champion in 25 years following a win over Tyson Fury and both will fight each other again as stipulated in the contract.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, May/18/2024

Former Angels Player David Fletcher Illegally Bet Sports With Translator Ippei Mizuhara's Bookie

His friend Colby Schultz, a former Kansas City Royals player, placed bets on Angels games as well.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/18/2024

What Bookies Really Want From Their PPH Service: Survey Results

Not surprisingly, customers cited the pricing structure as the top draw when it comes to the PricePerPlayer pay per head platform.  But that poor casino is getting little love.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/17/2024

GOP Leader Matt Hall Gambled $73K Month Before Pushing for Michigan Sports Betting Legislation?

Girlfriend provided recording of her getting into heated exchange with Hall as he was racing across state lines, allegedly to place bets.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/17/2024

How Does a Pay Per Head Business Work?

Small time bookies, that's the vast majority, consider today's Pay Per Heads to be a "beacon of light". 

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/16/2024

Circa Sports App Launches Live in Kentucky

“We are thrilled to launch Circa Sports in the great state of Kentucky,” said Derek Stevens, CEO of Circa Sports. “We’ve always had our sights set here as we know it is a major hub for college sports, horse racing and more.

Submitted by Press Release on, May/14/2024

Bookmaker Tipped Off By Trooper Gets Six Months Behind Bars

Bets were placed through the website 

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, May/13/2024

Washington Post: Bookies at the Baccarat Table

The Washington Post Thursday afternoon featured a blockbuster report on how Dodgers phenom Shohei Ohtani's ex-interpreter's bookie took part in casino sponsored golf tournaments and was even paired with high stakes gambler Charles Barkley.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, May/09/2024

MLB's Shohei Ohtani, Interpreter's Gambling Scandal to Be Featured in Upcoming TV Series

No word yet on when and where the yet-to-be-named series will air. 

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, May/09/2024

NBA Commish Wants Changes to Prop Bets on Two Way Players

Adam Silver discussed the recent gambling scandal involving former Toronto Raptors player Jontay Porter.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, May/09/2024

Shohei Ohtani Ex-Interpreter Pleads Guilty to $17 Million Theft in Gambling Debt Case

Ippei Mizuhara is facing up to 30 years in prison as more stories break late Wednesday afternoon surrounding this scandal.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, May/09/2024

Can I Bet the Westminster Dog Show on the DraftKings, FanDuel App?

Neither FanDuel or DraftKings will be offering Westminster Dog Show betting this year, but BetUS certainly will be.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, May/08/2024

Ippei Mizuhara Wired Shohei Ohtani's Money to 'Real Housewives' Star

Just when you thought things couldn't get any stranger, they just did.  Think bookies, baseball, translators, Vegas casino executives and housewives.  Yeah, we're going there! 

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/08/2024

Vegas Casino Exec Scott Sibella Sentenced to 1 Year Probation

Scott Sibella, 61, pleaded guilty earlier this year to one count of failure to file reports of suspicious transactions.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/08/2024

FanDuel Access Denied Message is Driving Gamblers Nuts

Message claims possible use of automated tools to browse the internet.  The issue was persisting in some regions past the 10 pm ET hour.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/07/2024

Rangers Are a Home Underdog Again and That's Bad for DraftKings

“The Rangers are a huge hazard for us, we get bet all year long on every single game, they’re the most popular team in hockey when it comes to hockey betting,” DraftKings Director of Trading Johnny Avello told the New York Post.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, May/07/2024

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