Betting roundup

At least 20 states working on betting laws; Vegas book: ‘We just hope they don’t f— it up’

Plus: British sports betting company invests in potential United States sportsbook operation; New Jersey encourages would-be sports betting operators to apply for licenses before Supreme Court ruling.  More

Betting roundup

Patriots open as favorites to win next SB; Nevada sets record for handle on big game

Plus: DraftKings says they will pursue sports betting if legalized; Supreme Court experts expect a decision on sports betting case next month.  More

Betting roundup

AGA predicts $4.76B to be bet on Super Bowl; Goodell on betting: NFL focused on ‘integrity’

Plus: 3 Midwest states introduce sports betting legislation; blockchain technology gets used for sports betting; Nevada set sports betting records in 2017  More

Betting roundup

NBA says leagues deserve cut on wagering; Eagles open as biggest SB underdogs since ’09

Each Friday, we’ll comb through as many articles, tweets and podcasts as we can find related to the world of sports betting and daily fantasy sports, and publish the good stuff here.  Stumble upon something you think we should include? Email * * * The NBA said each sports league should get a cut of revenue earned […]  More

Betting roundup

Casinos prepare for legal betting possibility; Eagles will be playoff underdogs again

Plus: Legal sports betting brings positives, negatives to DFS operators; Mississippi lawmakers introduce bill to prohibit betting in state; Iowa poll shows 70 percent approval of sports betting.  More

Betting roundup

18 states could introduce betting bills in ’18; Alabama opens as early favorites to repeat

Plus: Eagles enter playoffs as first NFL top seed to be an underdog; XXL article lists big bets placed by rappers.  More

Betting roundup

First-time entrant wins largest SuperContest; Patriots enter playoffs as consensus favorites

Plus: Arizona State assistant coach cleared by NCAA after sports betting site connection; New Jersey senator writes op-ed on sports betting; Illinois joins list of states working on sports betting legislation; Subject of USA Today feature says he was banned by Nevada sportsbooks.  More

Betting roundup

Odell Beckham accused of betting on baseball; Delaware poised to become 2nd legal state

Plus: Nevada sportsbooks hit with biggest ever monthly loss on baseball in November.  More

Betting roundup

Wofford upsets UNC as 25.5-point underdog; NFL favorites went undefeated last week

Plus: Oddsmarkers are having a difficult time with "bored" Golden State Warriors.  More

Betting roundup

Sportsbooks struggle with ‘Snow Bowl’ total; millions of dollars seized from survivor pool

Plus: 46 thoroughbred horses die in wildfire; Detroit News looks at potential of sports betting in Michigan; Iowa gubernatorial candidate pitches sports betting plan that uses proceeds on mental health crisis; Rockets owner weighs in on sports betting legalization.  More