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How Did People Place Sports Bets Before Modern Sportsbooks Existed?

December 31, 2019

This is a question that many don’t think to ask because they assume the modern parlor style sportsbook has been around since the dawn of Las Vegas. But that simply isn’t the case. The modern sportsbook set up really isn’t that old at all, just 45 years to be exact. Gambling in general was legalized […]

BetOnline to Close New Jersey Accounts

August 26, 2019

Popular offshore online sportsbook has apparently contacted residents of that state who have an account with them, notifying them they are no longer allowed to wager there and that they have until September 30th to remove their funds. This is a result of the State of New Jersey spending a large amount of money and […]

Break Even Point for Sports Betting

May 6, 2019

The question of what is the break even point for sports betting appears from time to time. Although there are many variables that would change the final answer, there is a widely accepted answer based on the standard -110 odds in which point spread betting in associated. The answer is you must win 52.38% of […]

March Madness Handle Expected to Break Records

March 31, 2019

The sports betting numbers are not official for this year’s March Madness games because there are still games being played and officials have not filed their March reports yet, for obvious reasons. However, the word on the street is that the handle numbers have been very high thus far. This comes as no surprise as […]

Super Bowl Betting History

January 24, 2019

As Super Bowl 53 approaches, we figured what better time to look back at some Super Bowl betting figures from the past. For this article, we will be using stats and figures gathered by Las Vegas Sportsbooks, because they have been reporting to and monitored by the state of Nevada since 1991. Since 1991, sportsbooks […]

Online Gambling and Money Transfer History

May 1, 2018

Many people who have gambled online for any length of time know the hurdles associated with depositing and getting paid regarding online casinos and sportsbooks. But they may not know how easy it was, how hard it got and how relatively easy it is to do now. Back at the turn of the century/millennium, depositing […]

Most Popular Sports Betting Apps in UK

February 23, 2018

In the UK, waking up, making your coffee/tea and researching games to bet is a normal way of life for many people. The English love their sport. Betting on sports and using bet taking services is a normal way of life for many Brits. A recent survey shows which betting apps are most popular on […]

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 […]

New Jersey Expecting to Win Sports Betting Ruling

February 17, 2018

The process of legalized sports betting in New Jersey is almost complete. All signs from inside the State of New Jersey are that they are expecting a positive ruling from the Supreme Court.  They are expecting the ruling within a 2-10 weeks but are telling gambling operators already in the state to apply for their […]

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 […]