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New Jersey Online Gambling Continues Rapid Growth in March, But Poker Isn’t Benefitting

New Jersey Online Gambling Continues Rapid Growth in March, But Poker Isn’t Benefitting

CardsChat News - April 15th, 2019
New Jersey online casinos raked in more revenue than ever in March, setting new records that far surpassed the previous highs for the state market. But unfortunately for fans of […]
Rhode Island Sportsbooks Lose $900K in February to Fall Further Behind Optimistic Projections

Rhode Island Sportsbooks Lose $900K in February to Fall Further Behind Optimistic Projections

CardsChat News - April 2nd, 2019
States have shown much more interest in authorizing sports betting than online poker since the Supreme Court overturned the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act last year, with many citing […]
Defensive Juggernauts on Display at 2019 Final Four, Virginia Favored to Cut Down Nets

Defensive Juggernauts on Display at 2019 Final Four, Virginia Favored to Cut Down Nets

Jon Sofen - April 1st, 2019
A year removed from being the first top-seeded team to lose to a 16-seed, the Virginia Cavaliers are favored to cut down the nets at the NCAA Men’s Basketball Final […]
NCAA Tournament: Cinderella Not Invited as Chalk Dominates Heading Into Sweet Sixteen

NCAA Tournament: Cinderella Not Invited as Chalk Dominates Heading Into Sweet Sixteen

CardsChat News - March 25th, 2019
College basketball fans who love upsets have been sorely disappointed with March Madness so far, as the NCAA Tournament has featured a historic level of domination by favorites in the […]
March Madness Betting Guide: Where You Can Legally Wager on NCAA Tournament Games in US

March Madness Betting Guide: Where You Can Legally Wager on NCAA Tournament Games in US

Jon Sofen - March 20th, 2019
For the first time ever, Americans can legally wager on the NCAA Tournament from outside Nevada. Not that laws ever stopped anyone from getting action before. But legal sports betting […]
March Madness Betting: Duke Enters NCAA Tournament as Biggest Favorite in Four Years

March Madness Betting: Duke Enters NCAA Tournament as Biggest Favorite in Four Years

CardsChat News - March 19th, 2019
As millions of people prepare to fill out their NCAA tournament brackets, the Duke Blue Devils are coming into March Madness as the biggest favorites since the Kentucky Wildcats in […]
Duke Blue Devils Primed to Dominate During March Madness, Oddsmakers Say

Duke Blue Devils Primed to Dominate During March Madness, Oddsmakers Say

Jon Sofen - February 12th, 2019
Zion Williamson and Duke won’t be stopped next month during March Madness, if you believe what the Vegas handicappers project. But you can’t pencil them in as the 2019 men’s […]
Poker Pro Jamie Kerstetter Aims Go Meat Free Via Vegan Prop Bet With Bill Perkins

Poker Pro Jamie Kerstetter Aims Go Meat Free Via Vegan Prop Bet With Bill Perkins

CardsChat News - February 6th, 2019
Poker players are known for their propensity for making an outlandish prop bet or two, and Jamie Kerstetter is the latest pro to lock in a five-figure wager.  This one […]
Nevada Super Bowl Betting Revenue Down as TV Ratings Plunge

Nevada Super Bowl Betting Revenue Down as TV Ratings Plunge

Jon Sofen - February 5th, 2019
If you fell asleep or changed the channel during Super Bowl LIII, you weren’t the only one. Not only did Nevada see its first year-over-year betting revenue decline on the […]
Low-Scoring Super Bowl Anything But Boring for Gamblers with Prop Bet Action

Low-Scoring Super Bowl Anything But Boring for Gamblers with Prop Bet Action

CardsChat News - February 4th, 2019
The New England Patriots defeated the Los Angeles Rams 13-3 in the lowest scoring Super Bowl in history, providing few thrills for fans but plenty of opportunities for gamblers who […]
Some Americans Outside Nevada Can Legally Bet on Super Bowl for First Time

Some Americans Outside Nevada Can Legally Bet on Super Bowl for First Time

Jon Sofen - February 2nd, 2019
Each year, millions outside Nevada wager on the Super Bowl…illegally. But this year, thanks to a 2018 Supreme Court ruling to overturn a federal ban on sports betting, residents and […]