Georgia lawmakers are set to complete passage of a bill to legalize and regulate fantasy sports. The initiative received support this week from former Atlanta Brave and Hall of Fame pitcher Tom Glavine.view
The Takeover | March Madness has finally cooled off at the books after the people got completely buried on the weekend by the bookmakers.view
Mississippi this week became the newest state to legalize daily fantasy sports after Republican governor Phil Bryant signed legislation into law on Monday authorizing the online games.view
The Takeover | With the focus on the NCAA tournament, USFantasy is stepping up its fantasy props for March Madness. USFantasy has 12 different games where you can bet on the margin of victory.view
North Carolina legislators have begun to address the issue of Daily Fantasy Sports. House Bill 279 would require registration with the Secretary of State's Office for companies that operate fantasy sports sites that require money up front and pay out cash prizes.view
The Takeover | First off, I had the chance to check out UFC 209 in person at T-Mobile Arena, which is an amazing venue.view
The Takeover | A true UFC Supercard takes place this Saturday at T-Mobile Arena, with two championships on the line. The UFC 209 main event features a rematch of arguably the best title fight from 2016, UFC Welterweight Champion Tyron Woodley and Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson.view
Professional golfer Willy Wilcox is now the first PGA player to officially sign a contract with a fantasy sports site by inking a deal this week with DraftKings, the fantasy sports gambling website.view
The Takeover | For everyone that is burying the Kings for trading DeMarcus Cousins, please stop. Cousins is not a winner. Don’t agree? Let’s check the Kings’ win total numbers: 24, 22, 28, 28, 29, 33 and this year 24, the trend of losing.view
After reviewing two new gambling bills late last week, the Mississippi House has determined how it will move forward on the issue. The state has seen a daily fantasy sports bill move on to the Senate while a bill involving a state lottery has failed to gain approval.view
The Takeover | If you are looking for a different way to attack UFC 208 betting this weekend, USFantasy has put up props for five fights. The main event features former UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Holly Holm taking on Germaine de Randamie to become the first-ever UFC Women’s Featherweight Champion.view
The Takeover | Super Bowl LI features the Atlanta Falcons looking for their first Lombardi Trophy against the institution of the NFL, the New England Patriots, looking for their fifth title. All four Patriot wins came with current coach Bill Belichick and future Hall of Fame quarterback Tom Brady.view
DraftKings, a major U.S. fantasy sports operator has been approved for a Controlled Skill Games License from the Malta Gaming Authority, the entity that runs gaming in Malta. DraftKings hopes to start by offering contests in Malta and Germany early this year.view
Fantasy sports betting operators could soon be taxed 8 percent on their Mississippi revenue. Bills up for consideration in both the House and the Senate establishes the tax and authorizes the Gaming Commission to regulate sports betting operations online or in casinos.view
The Takeover | Let’s talk a little USFantasy football shall we. First off I would like to draw your attention to the props USFantasy has done the past couple weeks. Atlanta topped Seattle 36-20, a 16-point win, placing the winning margin of victory in ATL BY 14-20. It paid $25.40 for $2. Not bad considering the Falcons were a -6 favorite in the game.view
Fantasy Force | USFantasy continues to get creative with their fantasy props just in time for NFL Wild Card Weekend. Here’s a rundown of the various props available:view
The Takeover | The reason that these USFantasy EXACTAS pay so well? Because they are difficult to hit.view
Fantasy Force | Well the holiday season is in full swing so maybe it’s time to get a little greedy and go for some exacta payouts in USFantasy.view
The Takeover | Wow – $2 to win $1,217.40! That’s just over 608-1, but that is what the EXACTA paid in USFantasy Prop No. 1 this past Sunday. Colts quarterback Andrew Luck and Broncos quarterback Trevor Siemian finished first and second, respectively, for the massive payout.view
Caesars Entertainment Corporation, the Las Vegas-based gaming and entertainment firm, was recognized nationally for the fourth year as one of the most community-minded companies, and for the third time as the leader in the consumer discretionary industry
Thousands of unionized workers at Las Vegas casino/resorts operated by MGM Resorts International, including such major properties as Mirage, Bellagio, Aria and Mandalay Bay have now joined Caesars Entertainment workers in ratifying a new five-year labor agreement.
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.
Felix Rappaport, president and CEO of Foxwoods Resort Casino, was found dead on Monday at his personal residence located at the Connecticut casino. A cause of death has not been determined but no foul play is expected according to reports.
VIP Free Preview On the Mark | It pains me to say you have to go way back to the Borscht Belt days of the 1960’s when the Catskills were roaring.