Sports betting

After long fight, New Jersey’s bid to legalize sports betting is denied by US appeals court

The US Third Circuit Court of Appeals panel dealt a blow to the New Jersey gaming industry Tuesday, upholding an earlier court ruling that prohibited sports betting in the state.  More


‘Vegas knows something!’ Common mistakes media make when covering sports betting

We assembled a panel of industry observers to identify the common mistakes often committed by the mainstream media when covering the sports betting industry.  More


Betting Futures Show American League Has Most Parity In Recent History

The field for the pennant is wide open, with all but only a couple of teams having realistic chances to advance to the World Series.  More


Betting Markets Declare Spurs Largest—And Only—Winners Of NBA Free Agency Period

No NBA team had a bigger offseason than the Spurs, whose championship odds improved dramatically after they were able to land LaMarcus Aldridge and David West in free agency.  More

American Pharoah

‘America’s Pet’ pumped life back into horse racing, but can the momentum be sustained?

Thanks to American Pharoah breaking the 37-year Triple Crown winner drought, horse racing is enjoying a rise in national profile not seen in years. Can the sport take advantage?  More

College Football

2015 college football season win totals: CG Technology releases over/unders for 68 teams

Las Vegas sportsbook operator CG Technology became the first in town to release 2015 college football win totals on Monday.  More


2015 Women’s World Cup: Group Play Has Almost No Impact On Betting Markets

The women's World Cup group stage, which represents 70 percent of the tournament's total games, had extremely little impact on the championship picture.  More


NFL once again highlights hypocrisy on gambling

The NFL, famous for invoking "do as I say, not as I do"-type arguments, recently added another hypocritical item to its growing list.  More

Sports betting

WNBA generating publicity for all the wrong reasons, but remains a viable betting option

Despite all the offseason negativity, the WNBA remains a strong option for sports bettors hoping to exploit a weaker market amid unprecedented roster uncertainty.  More

Sports betting

Could The Restoration of America’s Wire Act put an end to Nevada mobile betting?

Nevada's sportsbook operators could become unintended victims if Congress decides to pass a proposed bill that seeks to revise, and perhaps restore, the Wire Act of 1961.  More