August 2016

5 myths of sports betting legalization

Since sports gambling is currently something that happens in the shadows, problem gamblers are likely to hide in that shadow until it is too late. The real value for them will be potential marketing dollars and increased fan engagement, not licensing fees for data or direct revenue from wagering. Myth No. Yes, trademark images and […]

Online Gambling - The Games by Kenneth Bateman

Shooter must roll a seven or eleven on the come-out, or first roll to win or establish a point. The following is an overview of some of the more popular online games, both multi-player and single player, and is not intended to be a tutorial. In Keno a computer randomly selects numbers from a group […]

March Madness Means Bets, Basketball and Vasectomies?

In the past two years, more and more doctors across the nation have jumped on the tournament as a prime opportunity to get men to “take care of the equipment and lower your seed for the tourney,” as one advertisement for an Oregon urologist suggested. Urologists are even offering March Madness deals with pizza, mugs […]

The Role of a Buchmacher in Sports Gambling

The role of a sports book is to overlook all the betting and make sure that the gamblers use fair practices. The first thing they need to do is locate a trustworthy buchmacher. The author has worked as a famous bookee with a few renowned organizations. Once they have reliable websites, they can read their […]

Crime gangs launder $140 billion through sports betting

“The rapid evolution of the global sports betting market has seen an increased risk of infiltration by organised crime and money laundering,” said Chris Eaton of the Qatar-based International Centre for Sport Security (ICSS). A number of soccer leagues have been hit by match-fixing scandals in recent years and three Pakistani cricketers were jailed for […]

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But the Phoenix Suns have an impressive streak of their own back in the 1996-97 season. The second-most embarrassing sports injury in NBA history goes to Drew Gooden, who saw his 83 consecutive game streak come to an end due to infected leg hair follicles. But in high school? That’s a different story. That would […]

Will the big game save gaming in Atlantic City?


Casino industry experts have argued that it will be difficult for Brookfield to operate Revel as a casino because it never made a profit. “This isn’t going to save Atlantic City. “I don’t think it’s going to be the lifeline for the casinos,” said Alex Bumazhny, who follows the casino industry for Fitch Ratings, adding […]