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Roger Federer Wins Wimbledon Handily, Setting Records, Settling Bets

Roger Federer Wins Wimbledon Handily, Setting Records, Settling Bets

John Reger - July 17th, 2017

Tennis superstar Roger Federer cemented his legacy as arguably the greatest men’s tennis player of all time by winning his eighth Wimbledon singles championship on Sunday. In defeating Marin Čilić in […]

FTC Pushback Puts the Kaibosh on DraftKings FanDuel Partnership

FTC Pushback Puts the Kaibosh on DraftKings FanDuel Partnership

John Reger - July 14th, 2017

Rather than fight the government, DraftKings and FanDuel have called off plans for a merger between the two titans of the daily fantasy sports (DFS) industry. A statement jointly announced […]

PokerStars Rolls Out New Rewards Program, Whether You Like it or Not

PokerStars Rolls Out New Rewards Program, Whether You Like it or Not

Jon Sofen - July 6th, 2017

For better or for worse. That could be the slogan PokerStars uses for its new rewards program, Stars Rewards, which went into effect across all markets July 6. (Customers in […]

Bodog Releases 2017 Odds for WSOP Main Event, Negreanu and Ivey Favorites to Win

Bodog Releases 2017 Odds for WSOP Main Event, Negreanu and Ivey Favorites to Win

Chad Holloway - June 29th, 2017

The Main Event of the 2017 World Series of Poker is just over a week away, and Bodog has released their 2017 WSOP odds. Fans now have the opportunity to […]

Goodell Avoids Testifying as NFL Settles Lawsuit with Children’s Charity

Goodell Avoids Testifying as NFL Settles Lawsuit with Children’s Charity

John Reger - June 19th, 2017

Facing the prospect of having NFL Commissioner, Roger Goodell, testify in court about the league’s gambling policy, the professional sports organization decided to punt. The group announced it settled its […]

NFL’s LeSean McCoy Hopes to Run to Bank with NBA Finals Bet

NFL’s LeSean McCoy Hopes to Run to Bank with NBA Finals Bet

John Reger - June 5th, 2017

Despite being the heavy favorite to win the NBA Championship, Buffalo Bills player, LeSean McCoy put down $200,000 for Golden State to defeat Cleveland in the finals. So far it […]

GAME Act Seeks to Legalize Sports Betting (and Online Gambling) Nationwide

GAME Act Seeks to Legalize Sports Betting (and Online Gambling) Nationwide

Daniel Smyth - May 26th, 2017

Despite deflated chances in the US Supreme Court, legal and regulated sports betting across the entire United States could still be in the cards. Earlier this week, the US solicitor […]

NBA Playoff Betting: No Sure Thing, Despite Predictable Teams Headed to Finals

NBA Playoff Betting: No Sure Thing, Despite Predictable Teams Headed to Finals

Jon Sofen - May 14th, 2017

With conference finals getting underway, the NBA Playoffs are heating up. Las Vegas oddsmakers say your best bet is on the Golden State Warriors and/or the Cleveland Cavaliers, as these […]

Savage Prop: Can Mike Noori Eat $1k Worth of McDonald’s in 36 Hours?

Savage Prop: Can Mike Noori Eat $1k Worth of McDonald’s in 36 Hours?

John Reger - May 8th, 2017

Competitive eaters, place your bets. In a proposition wager that some might find hard to digest, poker pro Mike Noori and tournament director Matt Savage have agreed to see just […]

Stephen Hawking Sets Line for Destruction of Planet at 100 Years from Now

Stephen Hawking Sets Line for Destruction of Planet at 100 Years from Now

John Reger - May 7th, 2017

Between global warming, artificial intelligence, and the not-so-long odds of being hit by an asteroid, Stephen Hawking believes we are doomed. The renowned theoretical physicist previously claimed humankind had about […]

MGM Resorts Ready to Get in On New Jersey’s Online Gambling Game

MGM Resorts Ready to Get in On New Jersey’s Online Gambling Game

Jon Sofen - May 4th, 2017

MGM Resorts International is ready to wade into online gambling waters in New Jersey. No launch date has been set, but the Las Vegas-based casino giant said its “playMGM” online […]