Horse Racing

American Pharoah owner Ahmed Zayat allegedly owes $1.65 million in gambling debt

Ahmed Zayat, the owner of Triple Crown hopeful American Pharoah, has been accused of owing $1.65 million in sports gambling debt to a convicted felon.  More


NFL win totals update: After two weeks, Westgate SuperBook odds mostly unchanged

The NFL's suspension of Tom Brady forced WestGate SuperBook to drop the Patriots' season win total a half game. Other than that, there have been few changes since the Vegas book posted its numbers.  More

Las Vegas

Everything must go! Sportsbook furnishings among items up for sale at now-closed Riviera

The Riviera Casino, which closed its doors for good on May 4, is selling off all its property—including items found in the sportsbook— starting at 9 a.m. today.  More


Our DFS coverage has moved: Check out DailyFantasyTalk.com for info, news & strategy

If you have an interest in Daily Fantasy Sports coverage, commentary or discussion, we want to invite you to check out DailyFantasyTalk.com, which we officially launched today.  More

DFS Basics

Daily Fantasy: Types of cash games, lineup strategy & contest distribution

In this article, Nick Raducanu, founder of ProjectRoto.com, addresses the basics involved in playing DFS cash games—and offers suggestions for how you should divide your entry fees among various contest types.  More

Las Vegas

Report: Vegas-based Caesars joins mobile trend, expected to release sports betting app

Five Las Vegas sportsbooks offer mobile wagering apps, and a few more have plans to add them, including Caesars Entertainment.  More

DFS risk management

The risk-averse player’s guide to DFS bankroll management

Planning and tracking your risk tolerance can help you maximize your daily fantasy sports win percentage and bankroll.  More


Daily Fantasy Sports: Beginner’s guide on how to approach MLB lineup building

In his BettingTalk debut, Nick Raducanu, founder of ProjectRoto, provides beginner tips for building your MLB Daily Fantasy lineups.  More


Popularity Rankings of Daily Fantasy sites (Spring ’15 edition)

Which DFS sites are most popular? Writer David Gonos explores the most-trafficked places and explains what helps separate them from the rest.  More

DFS News

Search giant Yahoo to begin offering Daily Fantasy games as early as this summer

On an earnings call Monday, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer announced that the company will begin offering a "unique" DFS product that could compete with FanDuel and DraftKings.  More