Gambling

FanDuel daily picks: Fantasy basketball lineup – Feb. 24

The NBA has a robust 10 games in tonight’s DFS fantasy basketball competitions. Get your team in the game with FanSided’s FanDuel daily picks. The …

Sports

Winning numbers drawn in 'Mega Millions' game

The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:<p>12-29-33-42-68, Mega Ball: 14, Megaplier: 3<p>(twelve, twenty-nine, …

Mega Millions

You can now bet on your own ‘Frogger’ skills — in Las Vegas

Why it matters to you<p>Konami continues to use its properties to create new gambling attractions after leaving the AAA game space.<p>Konami might be …

Gaming

Kempton betting odds: Back Double Shuffle to steer you to Saturday success at 5/1 in the BetBright Chase

The BetBright Chase headlines a strong card of action at Kempton Park and there’s no let-up in this year’s renewal with 13 runners heading to post …

UK News

Third Casino To Be Located In East Windsor, Pending Agreement

The tribal operators of Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun appear close to selecting East Windsor as the site for a possible third casino in the state.<p>The …

William Hill's potential next CEO backs curbs on TV gambling adverts

Finance director Philip Bowcock breaks ranks with rest of betting industry to express sympathy with limiting ads<p>The man tipped to lead the UK’s second-biggest bookmaker has broken ranks with the industry by offering support for a curb on TV gambling adverts.<p>Betting companies have largely rejected …

Business (UK)

The MMA Road Show with John Morgan No. 100 – Las Vegas: Episode No. 100 spectacular, (allegedly) featuring MMA's biggest stars, a long overdue story

Episode No. 100 of “The MMA Road Show with John Morgan” podcast is now available for streaming and download.<p>MMAjunkie lead staff reporter John Morgan …

TV

A 'perfect storm' is brewing for legalized sports gambling

The American Gaming Association, the foremost lobbying group on behalf of casinos and gaming operators, began ramping up its PR effort to repeal …

Sports Betting

Unlucky gambler bags consolation prize from Kahn after Sane costs him €34,200

The Bayern legend has teamed up with a betting company to ease the woes of the punter who was one goal away from bagging a small fortune<p>Unlucky gambler Marvin Jorres made headlines this week after being infamously cost €34,200 when Leroy Sane's late strike against Monaco burst his bet.<p>Jorres had …

Soccer

Powerball: What Should You Do With Your Millions If You Ever Win The Jackpot? — QUIZ

$435 million — That’s the amount of money one lucky winner from Indiana will take home! The Feb. 22 Powerball pot was the 10th largest prize in the …

Lotteries

This Woman Was Speechless After Learning She Won $2 Million in Powerball Lottery

No words! New Jersey resident Jessica Macarone could barely speak after learning she won $2 million in the Wednesday, February 22, Powerball jackpot. …

Indiana store sells winning $435 million Powerball ticket

<b>By Rick Callahan,</b> <i>The Associated Press</i><p>INDIANAPOLIS — The sole winning ticket for an estimated $435.3 million Powerball jackpot — the 10th largest …

Denver

New Willy Wilcox-DraftKings deal shines light on blurry line between golf and gambling

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- Golf and gambling go way back, long before Phil Mickelson’s legendary Tuesday money games on Tour, or Titanic Thompson reportedly taking $30,000 off gangster Arnold Rothstein, the man behind the infamous Black Sox scandal of the 1919 World Series, in an epic golf …

Golf

You can now gamble while playing 'Frogger'

Konami has launched a version of <i>Frogger</i> that's suitable for gambling, which is now available to play in a casino. <i>Frogger: Get Hoppin'</i> is a skill-based title that enables players to wager money in exchange for testing their reflexes in the game. It's the first of its kind that's been authorized by …

NASCAR DFS 101 - The Basics

NASCAR DFS Writer.NFL Fan, Detroit Lions Fan and DFS player.<p>Latest posts by Sergio Balatan (see all)<p>The Superbowl of NASCAR, the Daytona 500 is only …

NASCAR

Nebraska senators kill bill to allow debit cards for keno

Nebraska lawmakers have killed a bill that would have let bar patrons play more games of keno per hour and allowed them to pay with debit and prepaid …

Government

Golf fumbles around for appropriate relationship with betting

As growth of markets and tipster columns focus attention on the sport, it seems at pains to keep the gambling world at arm’s length for fear of being compromised<p>Contemplate the scenario: round two of an Open Championship, Golfer X is flirting with the cut line when playing his 36th hole. Cue …

Sport (UK)

USFantasy Sports offers new way to bet on NASCAR

Starting with the Daytona 500, there’s a new way to bet on NASCAR — at least if you find yourself in Las Vegas.<p>Typically, NASCAR wagering at a …

NASCAR

Report: Missing Utah teen Sarah Dunsey ‘was not kidnapped’ in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS — Authorities are now saying the Utah teenager reported kidnapped in Las Vegas might not have been abducted at all, according to …

Crime

Winning Powerball ticket sold at Newport News 7-Eleven, officials say

A $50,000 winning Powerball ticket was sold at a Newport News 7-Eleven store, Virginia Lottery officials said.The ticket was sold at the store at …

Hampton Roads

Next ELEAGUE tournament to focus on Street Fighter V

TBS’s ELEAGUE is taking a break from Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and will host a new Street Fighter V tournament this March.<p>Fans of Turner and …

Street Fighter (Video Game)

Here's the best way to shuffle a pack of cards – with a little help from some maths

Shuffling a pack of cards isn’t as easy as you think, not if you want to truly randomise the cards. Most people will give a pack a few shuffles with …

Mathematics

Casino Companies Seek a Foothold in Georgia, a Gambling Holdout

The world’s largest casino corporations have set their sights on Georgia this year, hoping state legislators will consider opening up one of the nation’s last untapped regional markets to full-service gambling.<p>Even though Georgia’s constitution bans casinos and the effort faces stiff resistance …

Casinos

Crown's High-Roller Gambling Plunges Amid China Crackdown

Crown Resorts said high-roller betting at its Australian casino resorts almost halved and first-half profit fell after Chinese authorities detained a …

China

Sutton United goalkeeper Wayne Shaw resigns 'in tears' after pie stunt amid gambling commission investigation

Sutton United reserve goalkeeper Wayne Shaw has resigned after his pie-eating stunt led to an investigation by the Football Association and the Gambling Commission for potentially breaching betting rules during the FA Cup tie against Arsenal.<p>The National League club's manager Paul Doswell revealed …

Manchester

Pie-gate leaves nasty smell – and it’s football’s links with betting industry

This season 11 of Premier League’s 20 teams have shirts sponsored by betting companies – is it healthy the gambling industry is so deeply embedded in our national sport?<p>Wayne Shaw has made a fool out of himself. In fulfilling the terms of Sun Bet’s promotional punt – roly-poly goalie to eat pie …

Soccer

Football betting: 53 reports received by Gambling Commission is 'tip of iceberg'

<b>New figures showing that 53 footballers have been reported over potential breaches of betting rules are the "tip of the iceberg", says a sport integrity expert.</b><p>Former Fifa and Interpol adviser Chris Eaton says only "naive or careless players" will be caught.<p>The BBC obtained the figures from the …

Sports Betting

My money on Modi: Bookies say gamblers betting huge on BJPs win in Uttar Pradesh

Highlights<p><i>1</i><p>Bookies in the gambling market say bets are high on BJP's win in UP.<p><i>2</i><p>Punjab seems to be AAP's turf, according to bets, they …

Uttar Pradesh

Crown Puts Big China Play on Hold

SYDNEY—Crown Resorts Ltd. is dialing back efforts to attract Chinese high-rollers to its Australian casinos, as Beijing’s graft crackdown and the recent arrests of Crown employees in China cast a shadow over the industry.<p>Executive Chairman John Alexander told analysts on a conference call Thursday …

China

Winning that $403 million Powerball jackpot is worth more for some people than others

The current Powerball jackpot is worth $403 million. If you choose the lump sum option, the cash payout is $243.9 million. The drawing is scheduled …

Finance