NFL Week 6: Sportsbooks Win Big On Chiefs, Cowboys Bettors

Tennessee Titans

The Kansas City Chiefs and Dallas Cowboys both lost their matchup despite being favored. The Tennessee Titans and LA Chargers also helped sportsbooks hold onto profits for the week. Sportsbooks like DraftKings, FanDuel, and PointsBet were also hit with huge parlays from bettors. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Another week of betting action is in the books … Read more

Mattress Mack Wins Big As Astros Advance To Pennant Series

Jim “Mattress Mack” McIngvale

The New York Yankees ended their regular season with a record of 103-59, making the 1st in the AL East. The Houston Astros had a record of 107-55 and ranked 1st for the AL West. Superfan “Mattress Mack” from Houston has put down millions in wagers for the Astros to win the World Series. HOUSTON … Read more

Online Sportsbooks Report Spike In NFL Wagers

Online Sportsbooks Report Spike In NFL Wagers

The NFL is the most bet on sport for any sports bettor. Dramatic increases in wagers were seen for Week 1 in the NFL. Sportsbooks would not divulge exact numbers, but the popularity for sports betting has clearly exploded. NEW YORK – Both FanDuel and DraftKings reported better opening NFL season numbers than last year’s … Read more

US Mobile Sports Betting Is A Multi-Million Dollar Industry

Mobile Sports Betting

In their first year of legalized sports betting, New Jersey residents bet $3.2 million on sporting events and $2.4 million of those wagers came from their internet/mobile platforms. June 2019 showed that 83% of all sports wagers done in the state of New Jersey were done online while only 17% occurred at sports betting locations. … Read more

KD, Irving Shift The 2020 NBA Finals Odds For The Nets

Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving

Kevin Durant will miss most if not all of the 2019-2020 NBA season due to an Achilles injury suffered during Game 5 of the 2019 NBA Finals. Kyrie Irving’s last finals appearance came in 2017 while he played alongside Lebron James for the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Nets have not reached the NBA Finals since moving … Read more

Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving To Sign With Nets, Boost Brooklyn’s Title Odds

Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving

Kevin Durant has agreed to a four-year $164 million deal with the Nets. The Nets will also sign Kyrie Irving and DeAndre Jordan to four-year deals. Reacting to the news, Vegas sportsbooks moves the Nets’ 2020 title odds from +2600 to +1700. LAS VEGAS – If losing the NBA Finals in six games to Toronto … Read more

DraftKings Reportedly Considers Buying Online Sportsbook Firm SBTech

DraftKings, SBTech

Betting industry insiders claim that DraftKings wants to purchase SBTech. The move would give DraftKings its own in-house sportsbook technology backend. DraftKings has not publicly indicated its interest in SBTech. BOSTON – According to several industry insiders, DraftKings is looking at buying SBTech. SBTech, headquartered in the Isle of Man, is an international sportsbook technology … Read more

William Hill Settles Lawsuit Against FanDuel, Donates $50,000 To Rutgers

William Hill Settles Lawsuit Against FanDuel

William Hill sued FanDuel in 2018. The suit, filed in federal court, was settled in February. William Hill has now donated $50,000 of the settlement to Rutgers University – Newark. ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – Lawmakers have long feared that expanded sports betting would lead to integrity issues. And in the case of two major US … Read more

Indiana Online Sportsbooks: What To Expect And When To Expect It

Indiana Online Sportsbooks

Indiana may not ready for legal sports betting by September 1. The Indiana Gaming Commission still has plenty of work to do before their meeting on August 28. The legal sports betting age in Indiana will be 21 years-old. INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana sports betting was expected to be up and running by September 1, with … Read more

The Parlay Bets Keep Hitting At The FanDuel Sportsbook At The Meadowlands

FanDuel at the Meadowlands

In order to win a parlay, every single “leg” of the betting slip must finish as indicated on your card. Parlays can quickly increase their odds and payouts with adding more teams, but doing so lowers your chances of success. New Jersey has seen bettors win 86% of all parlay betting action, relatively high compared … Read more