Archive for the ‘Casino’ Category.

So What are People Betting During Corona Virus?

March 16, 2020

The sports world has not been except from the coronavirus threat. All major leagues in the United States are currently suspended. There is no action. The UFC did not shut down its operation however. They are continuing to train and fight. UFC creator Dana White says they will continue to do so until there is […]

Your Most Important Wagering Lessons

August 23, 2018

Only Wager When You Have a Distinct Advantage “I’m going to the casino today. Hope I break even. I need the money” -Typical Gambler Most of the public lose because they don’t do the proper research, nor have self control.  Maybe they should view gambling as entertainment and not as a revenue stream. If you want […]

Just How Big are Casino Profits?

July 10, 2018

Last week I was in Las Vegas on vacation. I placed some baseball bets at the local sportsbooks. Unfortunately, I lost most of them as I was too distracted to do any thorough handicapping. But, betting and losing is part of the risk of being a sports gambler. Shake it off and move on. In […]

Will Vegas Survive Legalized Sports Betting?

March 1, 2018

With sports betting expected to be legalized on the state level, and so many states lining up legislation to make it happen, the question “will Vegas survive?” has been thrown around quite a bit. To your layman, this is a very good question. But to people in the industry, its a non-starter. Sports betting is […]

Ways Gambling Operators Turn a Profit

February 17, 2018

Those who are not overly familiar with the betting world may not know exactly how a gambling establishment makes its money. They probably have heard a cliché like “the house always wins” and never put much more thought to it than that. The cliché itself isn’t exactly correct. If by “the house” a person means […]

Legalized and Regulated Sports Betting State by State News

February 9, 2018

Sports betting has been in a grey area in the United States for quite some time. Some states and cruise boats allow it while others don’t. But, anyone can find an online bookie to take their bet anywhere in the world. US lawmakers are aware of this and are looking for ways to allow people […]

UK Bookmakers’ Stock Drops on News

February 9, 2018

In the UK and Europe, they have had a more liberal (in the true sense of the word) view of sports and casino betting in the past than their cousins in the USA. Gambling is looked at as an activity for adults and they recognize that the vast majority of people can control themselves when […]

More Sports Betting Sites Leave Australia

August 23, 2017

As we reported earlier this year, sportsbooks and casinos have been shutting down their operations in Australia because the Aussie government has imposed laws and regulations that make it impossible for these companies to operate. Basically the Interactive Amendment Gambling Bill 2016 tightens the noose, so to speak, and only allows a certain small group to remain […]

New Campaign to Legalize Sports Betting Backed by Casino Industry

June 14, 2017

This week officials from the casino industry launched a new campaign that wants sports betting legalized, which is something officials in New Jersey have been attempting to do for many years. Casinos are behind the American Sports Betting Coalition, a new group trying to convince Congress to repeal a 1992 federal law that allows wagering […]

Casino Games Alongside Sports Betting

April 27, 2017

The first sports wager was accepted online in 1996 and since then the industry has grown significantly. The sports betting industry is a multi-billion dollar industry in the US alone and it has continued to grow each year since then. The range of betting options and information available mean that more and more people are […]