gambling

Nicolás Kicker Is Barred for at Least 3 Years for Match Fixing

Nicolás Kicker Is Barred for at Least 3 Years for Match Fixing

The Tennis Integrity Unit said that Nicolás Kicker of Argentina arranged the results of two Challenger tour matches in 2015.

The Rise of the Video-Game Gambler

Alan Burdick writes about loot boxes, the controversial in-game purchases in video games that many researchers have likened to gambling.
Rob Manfred Addresses the Shift, Gambling and That Viral Terry Collins Video

Rob Manfred Addresses the Shift, Gambling and That Viral Terry Collins Video

A video of Terry Collins arguing with umpires got a great deal of attention on the internet, and according to Rob Manfred, M.L.B. had it removed because of an agreement with umpires.
World Cup Odds: Who Has the Best Chance to Win?

World Cup Odds: Who Has the Best Chance to Win?

After losing to Russia, Saudi Arabia is the longest shot in the World Cup.
You Can Now Place Sports Bets (Legally) in New Jersey

You Can Now Place Sports Bets (Legally) in New Jersey

Anthony D’Ambra, 71, studied the monitor as bettors lined up behind him at the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa in Atlantic City, N.J.
Swiss Voters Overwhelmingly Choose to Legalize Online Gambling, But Block All Foreign Sites

Swiss Voters Overwhelmingly Choose to Legalize Online Gambling, But Block All Foreign Sites

Switzerland has elected to allow online casinos, though a newly approved law intends to keep foreign operations from sharing in the take. Read more...
Alabama’s Longtime Hostility to Gambling Shows Signs of Fading

Alabama’s Longtime Hostility to Gambling Shows Signs of Fading

Electronic games at a tribal casino in Wetumpka, Ala., are among the few ways to gamble legally in Alabama. Both parties’ nominees for governor this year have called for a referendum to start a state
Alabama’s Longtime Hostility to Gambling Shows Signs of Fading

Alabama’s Longtime Hostility to Gambling Shows Signs of Fading

Electronic games at a tribal casino in Wetumpka, Ala., are among the few ways to gamble legally in Alabama. Both parties’ nominees for governor this year have called for a referendum to start a state
Alabama’s Longtime Hostility to Gambling Shows Signs of Fading

Alabama’s Longtime Hostility to Gambling Shows Signs of Fading

Electronic games at a tribal casino in Wetumpka, Ala., are among the few ways to gamble legally in Alabama. Both parties’ nominees for governor this year have called for a referendum to start a state
Kim Jong Un Arrives in Singapore Ahead of Historic Trump Summit

Kim Jong Un Arrives in Singapore Ahead of Historic Trump Summit

Kim Jong Un arrived in Singapore on Sunday, kicking off a landmark trip by the once-reclusive North Korean leader ahead of his historic summit with U.S. President Donald Trump.

Here Are the NBA Players Most Likely to Get Caught With a Burner Account, According to Oddsmaker

Following the Bryan Colangelo fallout, an online bookmaker is giving out odds on the next NBA player to get caught publicly defending himself with a burner account.
New Jersey Added A Last-Minute Esports Betting Ban And No One Knows Why

New Jersey Added A Last-Minute Esports Betting Ban And No One Knows Why

On May 14, 2018, when the Supreme Court overturned the ban on sports betting, New Jersey legislators hurried to update the state’s 2014 sports betting law. Back in 2014, Jersey lawmakers had passed a
New Jersey Added A Last-Minute Esports Betting Ban And No One Knows Why

New Jersey Added A Last-Minute Esports Betting Ban And No One Knows Why

On May 14, 2018, when the Supreme Court overturned the ban on sports betting, New Jersey legislators hurried to update the state’s 2014 sports betting law. Back in 2014, Jersey lawmakers had passed a
Marco Cecchinato Reaches a Milestone, Carrying a Match-Fixing Millstone

Marco Cecchinato Reaches a Milestone, Carrying a Match-Fixing Millstone

Marco Cecchinato during his fourth-round match over David Goffin at the French Open. Cecchinato has made a stunning run to the semifinals.
I Went To All Three Delaware Casinos On The First Day Of Legal Sports Betting And Now I Have An Unbeatable System

I Went To All Three Delaware Casinos On The First Day Of Legal Sports Betting And Now I Have An Unbeatable System

The odds boards are outdated, and they are state-of-the-art in Delaware. Read more...
Valve’s New Content Policy for Steam Is a Triumph of Cowardice Over Curation

Valve’s New Content Policy for Steam Is a Triumph of Cowardice Over Curation

Valve's complete abdication of the very concept of content curation at any meaningful level flings open the gates to fraud and abuse. But hey. It'll help the company make fewer tough decisions. The
Caesars Bets on Growing Its Business With Non-Gaming Hotels

Caesars Bets on Growing Its Business With Non-Gaming Hotels

We’re putting our money on the Cromwell and LINQ brands to do well with the hotel owner/developer set, which is increasingly looking for upscale lifestyle and select-service brands. As for the Caesars
Delaware Kicks Off Full-Scale Sports Betting, a First Outside of Nevada

Delaware Kicks Off Full-Scale Sports Betting, a First Outside of Nevada

Visitors at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino in Delaware on Tuesday, the first day of single-game sports betting in the state since the Supreme Court overturned a law that largely prohibited sports
Delaware Kicks Off Full-Scale Sports Betting, a First Outside of Nevada

Delaware Kicks Off Full-Scale Sports Betting, a First Outside of Nevada

Visitors at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino in Delaware on Tuesday, the first day of single-game sports betting in the state since the Supreme Court overturned a law that largely prohibited sports
Delaware Kicks Off Full-Scale Sports Betting, a First Outside of Nevada

Delaware Kicks Off Full-Scale Sports Betting, a First Outside of Nevada

Visitors at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino in Delaware on Tuesday, the first day of single-game sports betting in the state since the Supreme Court overturned a law that largely prohibited sports