After just a single round of games at this year’s World Cup, so much has happened!view
Wise Kracks | When the Supreme Court ruling allowing sports betting in New Jersey was handed down, my biggest concern (apart from the impact it will have on my personal life and how I may be able to wager on games) was this is going to create a big stage for guys who do not deserve it.view
Vegas Sports Books | Have you taken a glance at what the wild NBA futures market looks like? With so many key pieces of the puzzle not settled yet in free-agency or trades, the sportsbooks have been heavily relying on rumors to adjust their odds to win the 2018-19 NBA Championship.view
Lindo Report | The Stronach Group – owners of Golden Gate Fields race track – and the California Horse Racing Board (CHRB) are digging in their heels with differing opinions that may result in Golden Gate closing their doors as soon as this summer.view
The Net Result | The Houston Astros’ bats appear to be coming around, the bullpen has apparently returned to dominance, and the defending World Series champs just swept a 10-game road trip to signal their reminder to the rest of this year’s would-be contenders just who is the team to beat in 2018.view
Finish Line | After a much needed weekend off for the NASCAR Cup Series, the drivers, teams, and fans come in refreshed this week for the 16th race of the season, which hopefully will be sort of a reboot from the predictable happenings in the first 15 races.view
Dinero Talks | Weekend World Cup action didn’t disappoint, unless you were hoping heavyweights would impose their will. Argentina drew with first-time finalist Iceland. The betting favorite to win it all, Brazil, was denied three points by Switzerland after a 1-1 result.view
Across the Board | We are in between major segments of the 12 month racing season and as such, it’s a good time to share a few select facts and observations while keeping an eye out for what will be on the menu for the Summer and Fall.view
Inside The Lines | For this week’s “Inside The Lines” column, I will again take a look ahead at a few of the matchups taking place this week on the baseball diamond that will offer up some solid wagering opportunities in MLB action later on this week.view
VIP Getting Rich with Saber | College football season will be here starting with the first two games on Saturday, Aug. 25, the earliest this bettor can remember. Two games and that signals the start of looking for over and under college season wins with South Point posting them a few weeks back.view
As expected, the Mississippi Gaming Commission Thursday approved sports betting regulations in a move that could result in some state casinos taking sports bets in as few as 30 days.
The Ocean Resort Casino now has a clear path to open on Thursday with the granting a casino license yesterday by New Jersey regulators.
The major overhaul of The Linq’s casino floor is moving quicker than originally planned, according to local media reports. The remodel includes significant upgrading of the property’s sportsbook operation including so-called “living rooms” available for hourly rental.
MGM Resorts International expects to open its next sports wagering operation in Mississippi, according to Jay Rood, the company’s vice- president for race and sports.
Penn National Gaming, the country’s largest regional gaming operator, has revealed it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the operations of Margaritaville Resort Casino in Bossier City, Louisiana