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Monthly Archives:: May 2015

Betting for or Against the Underdog

NFL Underdogs

Going into the 2015 AFC Divisional Round, few sportsbookers gave the Indianapolis Colts much of a shot against the Denver Broncos; in fact, OddShark.com offered a computer prediction of Denver 31.8 to Indianapolis 28.4 and reported the Colts as a seven-point underdog. The Broncos – entering the game – were the AFC’s only undefeated team…Read More

The Biggest Horse Races Known To Man

Epsom Derby

The biggest horse races are the ones that garner the most media and press coverage, accumulate millions of dollars in wagers, and possess a historical value that keeps spectators and bidders alike buying tickets year after year. Equestrian sports date back more than 2,000 years to the earliest Ancient Greek Olympic Games, and gamblers have…Read More

5 Extravagant Casino Resorts in the World – 2015 Favourites

Chairman Suite at Marina Bay Sands

Do you enjoy gambling, excitement, and the (much) finer things in life? Are you the type of person who expects to be pampered (and rightfully so)? Would you take a BMW over a Honda any day of the week? If you answered “yes” to all of those questions, then your regular run-of-the-mill casino is definitely…Read More

Football League Play-Offs Preview: Who’s Going Up?

Wycombe Wanderers

And so, after nine months and 46 games, the winners and losers from the English football leagues have been decided (the Premier League still has a week to go, but Chelsea sewed that one up weeks ago). And despite the weary legs and tired minds, for some clubs it’s the torture of the play-offs to…Read More

Playing the Slots in Gaming’s Best Casino-Themed Locales

Fallout New Vegas The Tops Casino

Video games have spent decades taking players across distant worlds, realistic cities, and even universes just beyond the realm of possibility. Whether it’s saving the planet from an army of aliens, punching trees in Minecraft, or hopping on blocks with Mario, players want to be entertained. While some games have a tendency to try and…Read More

What are the odds? Eurovision 2015

Eurovision Logo

We’re just a few days away from the annual festival of finest European kitsch and pop music. Bearded ladies, Russian babushkas and musicians in monster costumes have graced the world-famous stage in the night that aims to unite a whole continent in one massive party that has both die-hard fans and bitter detractors! The Grand…Read More

Did You Know? Five Facts About Craps

Craps table

Craps is the world’s most common dice game and is played in virtually every land/based casino and online. This game of pure chance is well-loved by players since it has a low house advantage and even total beginners can win, if they’re lucky enough. In this article, we share five interesting and unusual facts about…Read More

Is Macau’s Gambling Industry in Danger?

Stanley Ho

Macau is the Chinese enclave that has long been a destination for gambling tourists but over recent years the booming casino industry in the region has taken a hit. The Gambling History of Macau Gambling in Macau has been legal ever since the 1850s when the Portuguese government that ruled at the time introduced the…Read More

Atlantic City Guide – Over and Under the Boardwalk

As only Trump can do, glamour, crystal, bigger than life and adorned with a spectacular show that exemplifies Atlantic City.

The Jersey Shore, the Atlantic Coastline, the Garden State, America’s Playground! New Jersey, nestled between big brother, New York and nourished by the Atlantic Ocean, the fourth smallest state in the union, 11th most populated, and second wealthiest. It is home of Atlantic City. Atlantic City has grown a great deal since the first commercial…Read More

Floating Casinos – Gambling on the Waters

The Macau Palace floating casino

Casinos might often be places that people associate with the Las Vegas Strip or the boardwalk of Atlantic City but there are a number of casinos that have been built as floating structures that have become increasingly popular over recent years. Macau Palace This unique floating casino might be the smallest casino situated in the…Read More