Oddsmaker Sets Over/Under on Number of Lies by Trump During Border Wall Speech

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One bookie is trying to “make betting great again” by offering political betting odds ahead of tonight’s presidential Oval Office address. At 9 p.m. ET tonight, President Donald Trump will deliver a speech to the nation on the border wall and the government shutdown, and Bookmaker.eu has set an over/under of 3.5 on the total …

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NFL Partners with Caesars, Becomes League’s First Official Casino Sponsor

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The most popular professional sports league in the country has officially partnered with a casino for the first time ever. On Thursday, Jan. 3, the NFL announced a partnership with Caesars Entertainment to become the professional football league’s first-ever “Official Casino Sponsor of the NFL.” The deal is reportedly for three years and is worth …

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Michigan Governor Vetoes Online Gambling Bill Before Leaving Office

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The online gambling industry in Michigan suffered a major setback last week. On Friday, Dec. 28, Governor Rick Snyder vetoed HB 4926 before leaving office, which would have legalized state-licensed online gambling and poker while possibly paving the way for sports betting in Michigan. The Michigan House and Senate passed the Lawful Internet Gaming Act …

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Legal Sports Betting Bill Approved in Washington D.C.

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The legalization of sports betting in the nation’s capital is one of the safest bets you can make right now. The D.C. Council voted 11-2 on Tuesday, Dec. 18, and gave its second and final approval of legalizing sports betting in Washington D.C., allowing residents and visitors to bet money on professional sports teams and …

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Kyler vs. Tua: The Orange Bowl Battle Between Heisman Winner and Runner-up

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Bama’s Bulletin Board for Oklahoma simply reads: #Dec29 This became the hashtag numerous Alabama players, coaches, and fans began tweeting out after Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray won the 84th Heisman Trophy over Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa on Saturday. Dec. 29 marks the date of revenge for the No.1 Alabama Crimson Tide, who will take on …

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List of College Football Players Skipping Bowls to Prep for 2019 NFL Draft

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When millions of dollars can be lost due to injury, it’s not hard to see why potential first round picks are now choosing to skip the meaningless “exhibition” bowl games. A lot of the growing fear from college football stars started when Notre Dame junior linebacker Jaylon Smith tore his ACL and MCL halfway through …

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Pennsylvania Is The 7th State to Launch Sports Betting

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Sportsbook operations in the Keystone State have officially launched in November, with a soft opening on the 15th at the Hollywood Casino. Despite being the first US state to release expanded gambling legislation which included provisions for legalized sports gambling, Pennsylvania has been late to launch their sports betting services since PASPA’s removal in May …

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States Pass Gambling Ballot Measures in 2018 Midterm Elections

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Six states entered the midterm elections with gambling on the ballot, and five states passed measures. On Tuesday, Nov. 6th, voters in Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Maryland, and Missouri approved a total of six ballot measures relating to gambling during the 2018 Midterm Elections. Idaho was the only state that did not approve a gambling measure …

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Unikrn Gets License To Have Crypto Betting On eSports

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The matrimony between the future of sports and the future of betting took place today. On Wednesday, October 24, the eSports betting company Unikrn, which was backed by billionaire businessman Mark Cuban a year ago, received a license from the Isle of Man that would allow the company to begin offering cryptocurrency betting on eSports …

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Ireland-based Online Sportsbook In Hot Water Pays £2.2M Fine

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The United Kingdom Gambling Commission investigated Paddy Power Betfair and fined the company for 5 case incidents which occurred in 2016. A recent statement released by the UKGC after a thorough investigation revealed Paddy Power’s negligence toward their customers. The investigation inquired on five specific customers who suffered from problem gambling and were not appropriately …

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