Monthly Archives: December, 2017

Friends, Foes of Online Gambling Make Their Stand in 2017

The battle for online gambling legalization and/or regulation was fairly fierce in 2017 with lines clearly drawn between friends and […]

Bets That Didn’t Pay Off in 2017: Criminals Who Fought the Law, and the Law Won

They had different motives, used varying tactics, but these criminals all lost when it came to gambling with the law […]

Three 2017 Bouts Bring Back Boxing’s Popularity with Fans

Boxing at the start of 2017 was on the ropes as far as popularity with fans but three bouts gave […]

How Long Shot New Jersey Sportsbetting Case Got to Supreme Court

It was an underdog from the start but New Jersey government officials managed to defy heavy odds against them and […]

The Million-Dollar Sports Bets That Made Big News in 2017

Sports gamblers like to wager heavy on big events, and 2017 was no exception. They came to sportsbooks in Las […]

After Stanton Trade Yankees Leap Over Dodgers in World Series Odds

Oddsmakers think the recent trade involving the New York Yankees and the Miami Marlins should give the Bronx Bombers the […]

NFL Playoff Picture Getting More in Focus With Two Weeks Remaining

There are only two weeks remaining in the NFL regular season but several teams last Sunday determined whether they were […]

Top Bowl Games to Watch Beside College Football Playoffs

The number is mind numbing, 40 college football bowl games that run from Dec. 16 to Jan. 1 that will […]

Losing Wentz Doesn’t Eliminate Eagles From Super Bowl Contention

Sports books had an immediate reaction after Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz suffered a season-ending knee injury in Sunday’s 43-35 […]

College Football Playoff Teams Revive Expansion Debate

When the College Football Playoffs are announced a day after the conference championships there is always one team that gets […]