Category Archives: Gambling News

In The Wagering World, Trump Already Lost The Presidency

Do not bet that Donald Trump will become the 45th president of the United States. That is the message of the players that place their bets on the 2016 race for the White House. Trump is defeating his rivals with … Continue reading

Posted on by Donald Dukes in Gambling News

Wawrinka Takes The French Open Title

Djokovic was the strong favourite to clinch his first title at Roland Garros and complete a career Grand Slam but Wawrinka outplayed the world number one to win 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 6-4, it means a second grand slam success for … Continue reading

Posted on by Donald Dukes in Gambling News

NBA May Send More Sports Action To Las Vegas

Even if they do make a lot of public statements condemning wagering on sports, players, coaches and fans alike all love Las Vegas. They seem morally obligated to take a stance against placing a bet on a ball game, but … Continue reading

Posted on by Donald Dukes in Gambling News

Betting The NFL For 2014 This Summer

The betting public got it right last year in backing the Seattle Seahawks throughout the season. Handicappers in Nevada initially opened the Seahawks at 12-to-1 to win the Super Bowl but those odds quickly fell to 6-to-1 and eventually to … Continue reading

Posted on by Donald Dukes in Gambling News

Bringing Down The House

If you are in the bookmaking business or even thinking about going into the bookmaking business, be aware that there will always be sharks circling close by awaiting any opening to gain the upper hand. They call them ‘advantage players’ … Continue reading

Posted on by Donald Dukes in Gambling News

Low Season Action Keeps Vegas Rolling

Gamblers and Bookies alike all know that the high season for wagering in America is football season. Hands down, NCAA and NFL football games have long since surpassed baseball as America’s favorite sport. But wait folks.  Just because there is … Continue reading

Posted on by Donald Dukes in Gambling News

Bookies are also eagerly anticipating the 2014 NFL draft!

The countdown is underway as the 2014 NFL draft is now less than two weeks away. Like years past all NFL teams are nervously recalculating their franchises futures behind the scenes as future NFL player’s stocks rise and fall just … Continue reading

Posted on by Donald Dukes in Gambling News

Big Weekend For Vegas Books

When the New Orleans Saints defeated the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday afternoon but failed to cover, a sigh of relief could be faintly heard in several of the big sports books in and around Las Vegas. Bettors went heavily … Continue reading

Posted on by Donald Dukes in Gambling News

Aggies & Tide In Big Time SEC Matchup

In case you missed it, Johnny Manziel and the Texas A&M Aggies were the only team to have defeated the two time BCS Champion Alabama Crimson Tide all last season.  And they did it on the Tide’s home turf in … Continue reading

Posted on by Donald Dukes in Gambling News

Nevada Sports Books Getting Nervous About Baseball

The current baseball season is not turning out exactly as the Las Vegas handicappers had predicted.  They got a lot of it right and a good bit wrong. Teams that looked good in the preseason just didn’t pan out. Some … Continue reading

Posted on by Donald Dukes in Gambling News