Gambling

New Jersey sportsbooks took in $385 million in betting handle during January 2019. (Image: Ed Scimia/OnlineGambling.com)

New Jersey Sports Betting Breaks New Records in January Thanks to $385M in Handle

The New Jersey Department of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) reported Wednesday that New Jersey sportsbooks took in $385 million in handle during January, the largest number yet in any month for the state. That shattered the previous best mark of $319 million that had been collected in December, despite the fact […]

Though President Donald Trump has said he want to work with Democrats, his State of the Union speech could be extremely bipartisan, unlike his first one. (Image: Getty)

Trump’s 2019 State of the Union Builds Wall of Prop Betting Options

After a delay caused by the government shutdown, President Donald Trump will finally deliver his State of the Union address Tuesday night to Congress in Washington, DC, and internet sportsbook BetDSI has several prop bets available for gamblers looking to profit on predictions about the speech. They have everything from […]

Nevada sportsbooks set records for both handle ($5.01 billion) and winnings ($301 million) in 2018. (Image: Ethan Miller/Getty)

Nevada Sportsbooks Set Records with $5B in Handle, $301M in Winnings in 2018

While the spread of legalized sports betting across the United States made have created a lot more competition for Nevada sportsbooks, it certainly didn’t stop gamblers from placing their bets in the Silver State. According to figures released by the Nevada Gaming Control Board (NGCB) on Thursday, the 191 sportsbooks […]

The Academy Awards ceremony will take place on Feb. 24, and New Jersey sportsbooks will be able to offer betting on who will win Oscars this year. (Image: AMPAS)

New Jersey Sportsbooks Gain Approval to Take Bets on Oscars

In a first for legal sports betting in the United States, bookmakers in New Jersey will be permitted to take bets on the Oscars this year. The decision by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE), which was first reported by Legal Sports Report, applies only to this year, […]

Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin becomes the first Big East school to field an official esports varsity team. (Image: Marquette)

Marquette Starts First Esports Varsity Team in Big East

An official esports varsity squad is coming Marquette University, the first major college in the Big East conference to field a full-fledged team collegiate gamers. Starting in the fall of 2019, Marquette will field its first varsity esports team. Marquette started a club team in 2015, but this fall will […]