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Has The Final Chapter Been Written In The Mike Postle Poker Saga?

September 14, 2020 | By: Alex Weldon

The biggest poker scandal of the last few years has reached something like a conclusion, albeit not a very satisfying one. Roughly two-thirds of the plaintiffs seeking justice for alleged cheating by Mike Postle have agreed to a settlement. What the remaining plaintiffs have planned remains uncertain. Postle himself has been in the clear, legally […]

With US Sports Back In Action, Online Sportsbooks Had A Big July

September 3, 2020 | By: Geoff Fisk

July 2020 represented an unprecedented month in the history of US sports. After months of postponement for major US sports leagues, Major League Baseball and the NBA hearkened the return of two of the most beloved sports in the US. MLB spring training began on July 1, and the shortened 2020 regular season began July […]

July Was Another Record-Breaking Month For US Online Casinos

September 2, 2020 | By: Geoff Fisk

The online casino surge shows no sign of slowing down. New Jersey’s legal mobile casino platforms set an all-time monthly revenue record in July, even with retail casinos in Atlantic City open for business. Online poker in New Jersey posted big July numbers, led by Caesars Interactive. The WSOP NJ and 888Poker NJ skins hosted […]

New Horse Racing Bill Would Establish National Safety Standards

September 1, 2020 | By: Chris Nesi

Big changes could be coming nationwide to the sport of horse racing. A new bill set to be introduced this month would significantly increase the amount of oversight in horse racing, with the goal of stamping out cheating and making the sport safer for both humans and horses. Kentucky Sen. Mitch McConnell, also the U.S. […]

PointsBet And NBC Sports Form Exclusive 5-Year Partnership

August 31, 2020 | By: Cole Rush

PointsBet and NBC Sports have announced a five-year partnership. The landmark deal makes PointsBet the official sports betting partner of the NBC Sports brand. The partnership will see NBC Sports provide PointsBet with marketing and media opportunities. Sam Swanell, Managing Director and Group CEO of PointsBet, said: “PointsBet Managing Director and Group CEO Sam Swanell […]

A Look At What’s Trending Up and Down In The Era Of Online Gambling

August 28, 2020 | By: Geoff Fisk

The legal online gambling landscape in the US looks quite different in 2020 than it did just two years ago. The overturn of the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) pushed the first domino down in what’s turned out as a boom period for online sports betting. Online casinos thrive as well, as legal […]

Do Retail Casinos Reopening Lead to COVID-19 Spikes?

August 24, 2020 | By: Geoff Fisk

Most of the country’s commercial and tribal casinos have reopened across the US, after the COVID-19 forced nationwide shutdowns. The pandemic led to all of the more than 1,000 commercial and tribal casinos in the US to cease operations. In some cases, like Michigan, commercial casinos were shuttered for nearly five months. In other states, […]

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