Category Archives: 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

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Ravens Are The #4 Favorites To Win The AFC North

The Baltimore Ravens are the defending Super Bowl Champions.  Joe Flacco is now one of the highest paid athletes on the planet. Oddsmakers taking a close look at the Ravens and their chances of repeating in Super Bowl XLVIII and … Continue reading

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Dogers Move From Doghouse To Penthouse In 25 Games

The resurgent Los Angeles Dodgers have now won 15 road games in a row and moved out to a 6 game lead in the National League West.  The Philadelphia Phillies won 18 straight road games back in 2008 and the … Continue reading

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Cards & Dodgers Replace Tigers As World Series Favs

The Los Angeles Dodgers are on top in the National League West for the first time in a long, long time.  Before the 2013 MLB season got underway, the Dodgers were predicted to be one of the top teams of … Continue reading

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American Underdog Wins The British Open At Muirfield

Popular American golf pro Phil Mickelson has won the 2013 British Open at Muirfield in Scotland with an impressive five under par 66 for the final round on a bleak and windy golf course which has been around since the … Continue reading

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Dog Days Of Summer Proving Profitable For Bettors

This summer has been especially profitable for underdog players around the country. Most players tend to put their money down on the favorites and take the small profit that will probably follow. But, for ‘underdog players’ it is simply more … Continue reading

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Odds Are Up To Win The 2013 ESPY Awards

They are called the ESPY Awards and they are presented each year by ESPN to recognize individual and team athletic achievement…and other sports-related performances during 2013.  The awards have been given out annually since 1993 and ESPN makes a big … Continue reading

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Canadians Fail To Pass Single Game Wagering Bill

Proponents of Senate Bill C-290, now on hold by Canadian lawmakers, claim that the Canadian government is losing something like $36 million every day that they fail to pass the bill which would allow single game wagering in Canada.  Currently, … Continue reading

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Does Internet Wagering Threaten Land Based Casinos?

It has already been demonstrated that the emergence of widespread Internet gambling over in Europe has led to a decline in revenues for land-based casinos there.  Is that trend going to translate across the Atlantic and have the same effect … Continue reading

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The American Gaming Association & Online Wagering

Back in 2008, there was a high-powered meeting of what could be called the captains of the US Casino industry held in Las Vegas and where else? At the offices of IGT.  It was one of the most important meetings … Continue reading

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