1. The States of Sports Betting in America!

    by , 4 March 2021 at 12:40 pm

    The States of Sports Betting in America!

    In an otherwise slow gambling news week we take the opportunity to bring you an update on sports betting in America! We look at the states where it’s legal now, will be legal soon, and where it may never be legal at all! Also, when the pandemic is over, will Las Vegas ever host those famous buffets again?

    Did you know that half the states in this country now have legalized ...
  2. Caesars-William Hill Buyout & Justice Department Payoff!

    by , 6 October 2020 at 2:11 pm

    Hello friends! How the hell are ya? J.Todd here with this week’s gambling headlines! We’ve got stories from the United Kingdom to Costa Rica all the way to Las Vegas, Nevada! And we start with this week’s big story!

    Last week we told you that Caesar’s Entertainment was attempting to buy British bookmaker William Hill for $3.7 billion. Then, less than 24 hours after we released that video, the Caesars William Hill buyout deal ...
  3. Betfred USA Launches in Iowa

    by , 8 April 2020 at 4:58 pm
    Betfred USA has opened their first of four new sports books at the Grand Falls Casino in Iowa. The 3,500-square-foot facility is located in a renovated stage area adjacent to the main gaming floor. They also plan to launch an online app to accompany the physical sports book.

    Grand Falls became the first casino in Northwest Iowa to allow sports betting in early September. A temporary "Elite Sportsbook" was opened in a former VIP area in the casino to accommodate sports bettors. ...
  4. Washington DC Sports Betting Pushed Back Again

    by , 7 April 2020 at 4:40 pm
    As the world of professional sports waits for an end to the Coronavirus pandemic, the scheduled launch of Washington DC sports betting has once again been postponed. Slatted for then end of March, there is now no definite timeline for a rollout.

    There had been speculation that betting on sports would be available by the second quarter of of this year, although initial plans were for a January launch. The DC Lottery had to push that date back due to a September legal challenge. ...