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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 […]
Super Bowl Prop Bets: Will MVP Praise God? What Song Will Maroon 5 Sing First at Halftime?

Super Bowl Prop Bets: Will MVP Praise God? What Song Will Maroon 5 Sing First at Halftime?

Jon Sofen - January 30th, 2019
The song Maroon 5 chooses to open its halftime set is just one of many odd Super Bowl prop bets you can make this weekend. Prop betting is a pastime […]
Super Bowl Odds: Rams Open as Slight Favorite, But Bettors Back Patriots

Super Bowl Odds: Rams Open as Slight Favorite, But Bettors Back Patriots

CardsChat News - January 21st, 2019
After a wild Sunday that saw both conference finals go to overtime, the New England Patriots were initially posted as slight underdogs to the Los Angeles Rams in the 2019 […]
Betting Odds for NFL Championship Weekend Gives Chiefs and Saints Slight Edge

Betting Odds for NFL Championship Weekend Gives Chiefs and Saints Slight Edge

CardsChat Tournament News - January 18th, 2019
The NFL’s Championship Games are set to kick off Sunday afternoon, and the betting odds suggest a thrilling and tight slate of games on tap. In the AFC, the Kansas […]
Department of Justice Reverses 2011 Wire Act Opinion, Says Law Applies to All Forms of Gambling

Department of Justice Reverses 2011 Wire Act Opinion, Says Law Applies to All Forms of Gambling

CardsChat News - January 15th, 2019
The Department of Justice Office of Legal Counsel has released a new opinion on the Wire Act, one that reverses the 2011 opinion that suggested the law only applied to […]
Phil Hellmuth Comes Up Short in First DraftKings Sports Betting National Championship

Phil Hellmuth Comes Up Short in First DraftKings Sports Betting National Championship

CardsChat News - January 14th, 2019
Phil Hellmuth had no problem firing away in the first ever DraftKings Sports Betting National Championship this past weekend, even if he wasn’t ultimately able to take anything home for […]
New York Lawmakers Taking Yet Another Swing at Legalizing Online Poker

New York Lawmakers Taking Yet Another Swing at Legalizing Online Poker

CardsChat News - January 8th, 2019
New York legislators have failed in several attempts to regulate online poker over the past few years. But that isn’t stopping them from taking yet another crack at the issue […]