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    LA HAGUE (AP) — As the sporting world gradually emerge from months of coronavirus lockdowns, the European Union's agency for law enforcement cooperation is warning against the “greater risk" of game-fixing by criminals. In a report published Wednesday focusing on the involvement of organized crime groups in sports corruption, Europol said criminals involved in the...
    LA HAGUE (AP) — As the sporting world gradually emerge from months of coronavirus lockdowns, the European Union’s agency for law enforcement cooperation is warning against the “greater risk” of game-fixing by criminals. In a report published Wednesday focusing on the involvement of organized crime groups in sports corruption, Europol said criminals involved in the...
    In order to be a successful sports bettor you need to know how the game is played. Most casual bettors have a pretty good grasp on the basic fundamentals like the spread, moneyline and total. But there is so much more to learn beyond these introductory terms. Let’s discuss three “Sports Betting 201” concepts that...
    Betting and gaming company William Hill has, as expected, become the first to operate a live sportsbook in D.C. — though it doesn’t look anything like it was originally envisioned. With the return of professional sports in the United States, the London-based company on Friday opened a temporary sportsbook inside the box office at...
    Rod Smith, the Super Bowl-winning former wide receiver for the Denver Broncos, is getting in on the sports betting game: He's now chief brand ambassador with Denver Sports Betting, a local sports betting analysis website. "Everybody thinks they know every game, who is going to win, who is going to score how many points. Now,...
    Marine AAV sinks off Calif.; 1 dead, 8 missing At least 150 hospitalized due to salmonella outbreak in 48 states Wizards, Capitals arena becomes first in U.S. with in-house sports book Capital One Arena has converted its box office into a sports book, making it the first professional sports arena in the United States...
    CICERO, Ill. (WLS) -- Illinois' oldest horse racing track is now poised to become the first track to have a casino.On Thursday, Hawthorne Race Course cleared a critical hurdle with the Illinois Gaming Board while also being approved for sports betting.The decision by the Illinois Gaming board breeding more than just goodwill at Hawthorne Race...
    Player news such as injuries and illnesses can have a huge impact on a betting market. But in some scenarios, such news warrants no action, no matter how important the player might be. Take the Carolina Hurricanes and Dougie Hamilton. The defenseman played heavy minutes and was a big reason for the Hurricanes’ special-teams success....
    New York (CNN Business)After months of no live sports, baseball season has finally kicked off — only to see some games postponed almost immediately because of a coronavirus outbreak on the Miami Marlins. But the head of a top sports betting site says he isn't worried.Matt King, CEO of FanDuel, is hopeful the return of...
    New York (CNN Business)DraftKings, the high-flying sports betting company, has been hit with a reality check. Shares of the newly public company tumbled as much as 14% Monday after two Major League Baseball games were postponed because of coronavirus outbreaks.The postponements, which come just days into the long-delayed season, highlight the enormous challenges facing the...
    DraftKings CEO and Co-Founder Jason Robins speaks during the unveiling of DraftKings headquarters March 26, 2019 in Boston, Massachusetts.Darren McCollester | Getty Images Shares of sports betting service DraftKings were down about 8% shortly after noon on Monday after the MLB postponed two upcoming series due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Earlier Monday, Major League Baseball postponed...
    LAS VEGAS — It’s a date that will live in infamy for those of us who plan our days and nights by the sports calendar. It was March 11 when the NBA suspended its season and the dominoes began to fall. The next day, the NCAA Tournament — the greatest event of the year, in...
    LAS VEGAS — It’s a date that may dwell in infamy for these of us who plan our days and nights by the sports activities calendar. It was March 11 when the NBA suspended its season and the dominoes started to fall. The following day, the NCAA Match — the best occasion of the...
    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pandemic-related shutdowns in Pennsylvania, the nation’s No. 2 commercial gambling state, helped knock casino revenue down by 18%, state regulators reported Thursday, and it would have been much worse without the advent of online gambling and sports betting. Revenue from regulated gambling in Pennsylvania shrank to $2.7 billion in the just-finished...
    Management within the New York Meeting is polling members on whether or not they’d again the legalization of cellular sports activities betting, The Publish has discovered. The vote-counting survey comes after New York’s tax base has been decimated by the recession triggered by the coronavirus pandemic. Staffers for Meeting Speaker Carl Heastie and the...
    Leadership in the New York Assembly is polling members on whether they’d back the legalization of mobile sports betting, The Post has learned. The vote-counting survey comes after New York’s tax base has been decimated by the recession triggered by the coronavirus pandemic. Staffers for Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie and the Democratic majority started...
    Leadership in the the New York Assembly is polling members on whether they’d back the legalization of mobile sports betting, The Post has learned. The vote-counting survey comes after New York’s tax base has been decimated by the recession triggered by the coronavirus pandemic. Staffers for Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie and the Democratic majority started...
    Applications for sports betting licenses are expected to start being accepted in October and licensed mobile platforms could start offering the first legal wagers on sports in Virginia in January 2021. Members of Virginia’s Lottery Board, which was assigned regulatory responsibility for expanded gaming by the 2020 General Assembly, were briefed at a virtual public...
    By WAYNE PARRY, Associated Press ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The final month of coronavirus-mandated closures for New Jersey's casinos and racetracks was predictably bad. Figures released Tuesday by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement show the nine casinos and two horse tracks that offer sports betting won $97.5 million in June, a decline...
    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The final month of coronavirus-mandated closures for New Jersey’s casinos and racetracks was predictably bad. Figures released Tuesday by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement show the nine casinos and two horse tracks that offer sports betting won $97.5 million in June, a decline of 65.6% from a year...
    Legal sports betting in Colorado started on May 1, when all the major American sports leagues were either on pause or had postponed the start of their seasons due to the coronavirus pandemic. But even as COVID-19 spread around the globe, some obscure sports leagues were in full swing — and Coloradans made the most of...
    DENVER (CBS4)  — The Denver Broncos and BetMGM have entered into a multi-year agreement. BetMGM and MGM Resorts will provide premium fan experiences, including a lounge at Empower Field at Mile High and a new mobile app. “The BetMGM Lounge, located on the Level 1 concourse adjacent to Gate 4 and outside Section 111/112, will...
    New York (CNN Business)There's a battle brewing between DraftKings and Barstool Sports backer Penn National Gaming -- and this gambling-industry tussle could be as heated as the Yankees-Red Sox and Celtics-Lakers rivalries.DraftKings (DKNG) has been a Wall Street darling, with the online sports and fantasy gambling outfit's stock nearly doubling since it started trading in...
    You gotta hand it to Bill Belichick and the Patriots. Even with Tom Brady no longer in the fold, New England continues to shock, surprise and dominate NFL headlines. Late Sunday evening ESPN reported the Patriots signed the biggest remaining fish on the free-agent market: former Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton. It’s an incentive-laden one-year...
    The global pandemic has had an effect on most aspects of everyday life. This includes the world of sports betting. There has been a serious lack of live sporting action across the globe which has reduced the number of betting opportunities. This has made it more difficult for sportsbooks like Jeetwin which might become one...
    BLACK HAWK, Colo. (CBS4) – Major League Baseball has announced it is coming back, but without fans in the stands. That’s good news though for sports betting in Colorado which started up while casinos and major sports were shut down due to the coronavirus. (credit: CBS) When voters approved sports betting it was estimated to bring some...
    California lawmakers shelve effort this year to legalize sports betting
    SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- California lawmakers on Monday ended a bid to put a measure on the November ballot that would legalize sports wagering in the nation's largest market, potentially setting up a showdown with tribal casinos in 2022.The tribes had hoped to put their own version on the November ballot to legalize sports wagering at...
    VIDEO2:1702:17Barstool's Dave Portnoy plans to give up stock trading when sports returnMad Money with Jim Cramer As Penn National Gaming works to reopen its casinos and gaming operations, Barstool founder Dave Portnoy is itching to return to his roots. Portnoy, an avid sports bettor who began betting on stocks after professional sports paused due to the...
    SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Legalized wagering on sports in California has been put on hold for now, California lawmakers decided on Monday. A bill – Senate Constitution Amendment 6 – was making its way through the legislature that would have let Californians decide on legalized sports betting come the November 2020 General Election. However, on Monday,...
    When it comes to sports betting in D.C., gamblers say the odds are stacked too high against them. There aren’t many sporting events to bet on now, but when that changes, people using the GambetDC app and website run for the D.C. Lottery may quickly begin looking elsewhere to make a bet, since the city is...
    CLEVELAND (AP) - Efforts to legalize sports betting in Ohio have made halting progress more than a year after bills were introduced in the House and Senate, although sponsors of the conflicting legislation believe a deal can be reached. The main difference between the two bills is who would regulate sports betting. The House bill...
    The coronavirus pandemic could lead to a quicker expansion of sports betting and internet gambling in the US as states deal with huge budget deficits and look for new tax revenue wherever they can find it. Most major sports remain shut down due to the virus, but European soccer and Asian baseball have begun play,...
    The District’s sports betting website is now active and accepting bets. It’s happening at a time when live sports are few and far between all over the world, but it’s now happening. For now, the events you can wager on through the city’s new sports betting site, gambetDC, are being headlined by things such as...