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New Owner of NBA Milwaukee Bucks Marc Lasry Has Ties to Poker

New Owner of NBA Milwaukee Bucks Marc Lasry Has Ties to Poker

Sean Gibson - May 8th, 2014

For many years, professional sports franchises in the United States have tried to keep a wide separation between themselves and the world of gambling and online gaming. While many teams have poker fundraisers at local casinos, like the NHL’s Los Angeles Kings and Anaheim Ducks, most sports leagues have frowned on owners that have ties […]

Paddy Power in Trouble for Oscar Pistorius Ad

Paddy Power in Trouble for Oscar Pistorius Ad

Jennifer Newell - March 29th, 2014

Irish bookmaker Paddy Power is known to push the limits with betting and advertising. Customers can place bets on a wide variety of events and happenings around the world, and the company even initially sponsored some of Dennis Rodman‘s trips to North Korea to visit Kim Jong Un. Paddy Power is no stranger to criticisms […]

Full Tilt to Add Sportsbetting In Addition to Casino Game Options

Full Tilt to Add Sportsbetting In Addition to Casino Game Options

Jennifer Newell - February 24th, 2014

  When the Rational Group took Full Tilt Poker under its wing in July 2012, it was part of a settlement to help reimburse Full Tilt’s victims under previous management and make nice with the U.S. government. Gaining a sister online poker site for PokerStars with a built-in database was one benefit of the deal, […]

Nevada Sportsbooks Win Big on Seattle’s Big Win

Nevada Sportsbooks Win Big on Seattle’s Big Win

Tom Somach - February 8th, 2014

Those fancy sportsbooks located in even fancier Las Vegas casinos don’t thrive because sports bettors know what they’re doing. That was proved once again this week when books throughout Sin City and the rest of the Silver State cleaned up like never before, winning a record profit from bettors wagering on the Super Bowl. Record-Breaking […]