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Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant Signs DFS Bill Into Law, First in 2017

Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant Signs DFS Bill Into Law, First in 2017

Jon Sofen - March 14th, 2017

A Mississippi daily fantasy sports (DFS) law was signed into action on Monday by Governor Phil Bryant, making the Magnolia State the first of 2017 to pass such legislation this […]

Major Hollywood Stars Rumored to Have Bet Big with Genovese Crime Family Bookie, Gossip Site Claims

Major Hollywood Stars Rumored to Have Bet Big with Genovese Crime Family Bookie, Gossip Site Claims

Jon Sofen - February 14th, 2017

Numerous celebrities have allegedly been caught up in the Genovese crime family chronicles, according to Radar Online, an entertainment gossip website. Big Hollywood stars, including Regis Philbin, James Caan, Tony […]

Wife Laps Michael Phelps in Charity Poker Tournament

Wife Laps Michael Phelps in Charity Poker Tournament

John Reger - February 6th, 2017

Michael Phelps might want to rethink retirement after his performance in a charity poker game on Saturday. The 23-time Olympic gold medal swimmer took on a field of celebrities and […]

Fantasy Aces Site Busts, Leaving Players Out $1.3 Million

Fantasy Aces Site Busts, Leaving Players Out $1.3 Million

Philip Conneller - February 3rd, 2017

Customers experienced a nightmare this week, when Fantasy Aces filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy protection, freezing accounts amid an uncertain future. The site is the largest daily fantasy sports behind […]

Poker and Daily Fantasy Sports Get Skill Game Classifications

Poker and Daily Fantasy Sports Get Skill Game Classifications

Daniel Smyth - January 31st, 2017

Poker and Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) have been classified as skill games in two separate states as lawmakers seek to better define the nature of betting. For poker players in […]

Daily Fantasy Sports is a Game of Skill? Georgia Rep. Trey Kelley Thinks So

Daily Fantasy Sports is a Game of Skill? Georgia Rep. Trey Kelley Thinks So

Jon Sofen - January 30th, 2017

Is daily fantasy sports a game of skill? That is a hot debate among lawmakers around the country. The opinion on this issue from those passing laws is important. There […]

Pittsburgh Steelers Owner Says Oakland Raiders Don’t Need Sheldon Adelson’s Help to Move to Las Vegas

Pittsburgh Steelers Owner Says Oakland Raiders Don’t Need Sheldon Adelson’s Help to Move to Las Vegas

Jon Sofen - January 12th, 2017

Pittsburgh Steelers owner Art Rooney says an Oakland Raiders’ move to Las Vegas is still on the table with or without Sheldon Adelson’s investment. But Raiders owner Mark Davis refused […]

MSPT Inaugural “Poker Bowl” in Las Vegas to Coincide with Super Bowl, Synergy of Both Brings Added Value

MSPT Inaugural “Poker Bowl” in Las Vegas to Coincide with Super Bowl, Synergy of Both Brings Added Value

Chad Holloway - January 7th, 2017

The Mid-States Poker Tour took a look at what poker players like to do best when they’re not playing their card game of choice, and came up with the obvious […]

Regular Joe Starbucks Barista Wins Just Shy of a Million in Las Vegas Westgate SuperContest

Regular Joe Starbucks Barista Wins Just Shy of a Million in Las Vegas Westgate SuperContest

John Reger - January 4th, 2017

A Starbucks barista brewed up his best pot yet, defeating a field of 1,853 professional and amateur sports bettors to win $907,699.38 in the Las Vegas Westgate’s SuperContest. Coffeemaker Damon […]

Sheldon Adelson Attempting to Block Oakland Raiders Move to Las Vegas, Team Still Poised to Migrate to Sin City

Sheldon Adelson Attempting to Block Oakland Raiders Move to Las Vegas, Team Still Poised to Migrate to Sin City

Jon Sofen - December 22nd, 2016

Sheldon Adelson is doing what he does best: protesting to get his way. Unfortunately for the billionaire, his temper tantrums don’t always work in his favor. Take, for example, his […]

Is GVC Sale of Kalixa Sign It Wants to Talk Takeover Deals?

Is GVC Sale of Kalixa Sign It Wants to Talk Takeover Deals?

Daniel Smyth - December 19th, 2016

Online gaming company GVC has agreed to sell its payment processing unit in a bid to reduce part of its company debt. GVC hit the headlines earlier this month after […]