Tag: Sports Betting Controversies

Juan Soto won the 2022 Home Run Derby on Monday, though his victory didn’t come without controversy. (Image: Sean M. Haffey/Getty)

Home Run Derby Inconsistencies Cause Controversy for Bettors, Sportsbooks

Washington Nationals star Juan Soto defeated Seattle Mariners rookie Julio Rodriguez in the final of the 2022 Home Run Derby, finishing off a thrilling contest that entertained most fans while kicking off All-Star Game festivities in Los Angeles. But for those who bet on the competition, the results caused controversy […]

Poker pro Cory Zeidman faces fraud and conspiracy charges related to an alleged sports betting scheme. (Image: Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood Poker)

Poker Pro Cory Zeidman Faces Fraud Charges for Sports Betting Scheme

World Series of Poker bracelet winner Cory Zeidman faces federal charges of conspiracy to commit wire fraud and mail fraud, and conspiracy to commit money laundering, in relation to a sports betting operation that took more than $25 million from alleged victims of the scam. Police arrested Zeidman on Wednesday, […]

Draymond Green played just seven seconds on Sunday night, but that was enough to cause high drama when it came to prop bets at online sportsbooks. (Image: Getty)

Draymond Green’s Early Exit Causes Prop Bet Chaos for Sportsbooks

Draymond Green played only seven seconds in Golden State’s Sunday night game against the Cleveland Cavaliers, but the Warriors star still played long enough to trigger prop bets that bettors cashed in on to the tune of millions. Green suffered tightness in his lower calf during pregame warmups. However, he […]