Vote No on Florida Amendment 3 says DraftKings, Fan Duel

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The fate of gambling and sports betting in Florida rests on the Amendment 3 voting results, and the two largest daily fantasy sports brands broke their silence today. On Thursday, October 4, 2018, both DraftKings and Fan Duel sent out press releases via email, urging Florida residents to vote against Amendment 3 during the general …

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Integrity Fees Are Not Out Of The Door Yet

Integrity Fee Money

Those with the most to lose in the vast sea of the sports betting industry are attempting to present integrity fees as a lifesaving jacket. Word of a federal Integrity Monitoring Association came after New York Senator Chuck Schumer suggested everyone involved in the industry report suspicious, abnormal, or corrupt behavior. The American Gaming Association …

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Oddsmakers Favor Kavanaugh Confirmation After Committee Delays Senate Vote

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If you think Kavanaugh will be our next Supreme Court Justice, then place your bets now. On Friday afternoon, September 28, 2018, sportsbooks are accepting political bets and opened the odds on “Will Brett Kavanaugh be confirmed as the next Supreme Court Justice?” at Yes (-170) and No (+140). With opening odds, a $170 bet …

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The Aria In Las Vegas Will Host Its First Blockchain Poker Tournament

World Crypto Con 2018

The World Crypto Conference (WCC) will debut on the Las Vegas strip and hold interactive blockchain-focused events to raise awareness for its applications. The Blockchain Poker Tournament, hosted by Decent.bet and the WCC, will utilize blockchain technology combined with live poker to give attendees a unique gaming experience. If the chance to play on this …

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Republicans Fear Texas Senate Unseating – Senate Betting Lines Emerge

Texas Senator Ted Cruz

Ted is favored by sportsbooks to continue as state Senator despite criticisms by his own party over the incumbent’s lack of likeability. Republican Senate seat incumbent Ted Cruz faces Democratic challenger Beto O’Rourke in upcoming 2018 Senate midterm elections. Ted Cruz was added to the Senate betting lines of popular sportsbooks offering legal political betting, …

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New York Senator To Propose Sports Betting Legislation

Senator in action

NY Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer recently announced his plans to forward sports betting legislation on the federal level. Schumer’s goal is not to impose nationwide legalization, but rather establish a framework that can be applied to each state. He hopes to create some type of standard protocol that can foster uniformity regarding sports gambling. …

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The 9 Million Dollar Golf Showdown

Tiger Woods vs Phil Mickelson

Anticipation grows for golf fans as Thanksgiving Weekend nears, Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson are to compete head-to-head in Las Vegas for a grand prize of $9 million and pride. What began as online banter has manifested into a pay-per-view golfing showdown event between two legendary golfers. 48-year-old Phil Mickelson will compete against 42-year-old Tiger …

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World Series Of Poker To Enter Pennsylvania

Ready for action.

One of the largest poker brands in the world is making its way to Pennsylvania. World Series of Poker (WSOP) has been confirmed to be joining Caesars Interactive Entertainment (CIE) through Caesar’s Entertainment Harrah’s Philadelphia. This partnership will see the launch of domestic online casino and poker gambling in Pennsylvania. CIE is one of the …

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PokerStars To Feature In PA Online Casinos And Poker Rooms

Pennsylvania is ready for action.

Pennsylvania is amidst a sudden pivot in their domestic online gambling offerings, and PokerStars is looking to steer them in the right direction. The online gambling provider is partnering with Mount Airy Casino Resort to introduce legal online casino, poker, and sports betting options to PA residents. This makes Pennsylvania the second conquest of PokerStars, …

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