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Brooks Koepka Takes Commanding Lead Into Third Round of PGA Championship

Brooks Koepka PGA Championship

Brooks Koepka shot a 5-under 65 to go to 12-under-par after two rounds of the PGA Championship, giving himself a seven-shot lead over Jordan Spieth and Adam Scott. The gulf between Koepka and the rest of the field has made him a massive favorite to win the tournament, with FanDuel Sportsbook making Koepka a -340…Read More

UFC Fight Night 152: Kevin Lee Moves Up to Welterweight to Face Rafael dos Anjos

UFC Fight Night 152

Former lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos will take on young contender Kevin Lee in the main event of UFC Fight Night 152 on Saturday night in Rochester, New York. While both fighters are better known for their time in the lightweight division, this fight will take place at 170 pounds, the first time Lee has…Read More

Brooks Koepka Shoots 63 in First Round, Becomes Heavy Favorite in PGA Championship

Brooks Koepka PGA Championship

Brooks Koepka outshined playing partner Tiger Woods, shooting a course-record 63 to take the lead after one round of the PGA Championship at Bethpage Black. Koepka sits along in first place at seven-under par, one shot ahead of Danny Lee. Koepka Shines After Hot Start for Tiger Koepka shot a bogey-free round, hitting 14 of…Read More

Giants, Jets, Bills Sign Letter Outlining Concerns Over New York Sports Betting

New York sports betting

It’s not unusual that professional sports teams would want to weigh in on the future of New York sports betting. On the other hand, you might expect those teams to actually be located in the state. The Buffalo Bills, New York Giants, and New York Jets all signed on to a letter from the NFL…Read More

English Premier League Title Race to be Decided on Final Match Day of Season

Premier League Manchester City Liverpool

Manchester City has the inside track for the English Premier League title with one game left to play, but Liverpool is still alive as the clubs prepare to play their final matches on Sunday. FanDuel Sportsbook has City as an overwhelming -850 favorite to claim their second straight league title, but Liverpool (+550) still has…Read More

Missouri Senator Proposes Banning Loot Boxes, ‘Pay-to-Win’ Features from Video Games

Loot boxes Senate bill

Senator Josh Hawley (R-Missouri) says he is planning to introduce a bill that would ban “manipulative” features in video games marketed at children, including loot boxes and other “pay-to-win” features. Loot boxes have drawn the attention of regulators across the globe, many of whom feel that they represent something close enough to gambling to be…Read More

UFC 237: Rose Namajunas Defends Women’s Strawweight Championship vs. Jessica Andrade

UFC 237 Namajunas Andrade

UFC women’s strawweight champion Rose Namajunas will look to defend her title for a second time on Saturday night when she battles No. 1 contender Jessica Andrade at UFC 237 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Andrade comes into the fight as a -130 favorite according to Bovada, with the current champion Namajunas receiving even money…Read More

Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone Battles Al Iaquinta in UFC Fight Night 151 Main Event

Al Iaquinta Donald Cerrone

Two of the most exciting fighters in UFC lightweight division will be on display Saturday night, as Al Iaquinta takes on Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone in the main event of UFC Fight Night 151 in Ottawa. With two fighters who both provide plenty of action but are somewhat lacking in defensive skills, the expectation is for…Read More

Jacare Souza Battles Jack Hermansson at UFC Fight Night 150 in Florida

UFC Jacare Souza Hermansson

Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza has a chance to earn a shot at the middleweight title, but he’ll need to beat Jack Hermansson at UFC Fight Night 150 at the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Florida on Saturday in order to get that opportunity. Hermansson came in as a relatively late replacement for Yoel Romero, who was originally…Read More

Osaka Begins Taking Applications for Integrated Resort Proposals

Osaka integrated resort process

The city of Osaka officially launched its request for proposal (RFP) process on Thursday, allowing operators to submit their ideas for the development of an integrated resort in the city or prefecture. Osaka is seen as a likely host for one of up to three integrated resorts in Japan, each of which will contain a…Read More

GVC Backs Ban of All Gambling Ads During Televised UK Sporting Events

GVC betting ad ban

GVC Holdings CEO Kenny Alexander called for a complete ban on betting advertisements during televised sports broadcasts in the UK, a move that would go far further than current regulatory changes that are going into effect later this year. The UK will be implementing a ban on gambling ads during soccer matches that take place…Read More

Japanese Government Approves Anti-Addiction Measures Ahead of Casino Bidding Process

Japan anti-addiction measures

The cabinet of Japanese Prime Minster Shinzo Abe signed off on a plan that will attempt to limit gambling addiction as Japan moves towards the process of awarding licenses for integrated resorts. Japan plans to award up to three integrated resort licenses, with each of these resorts set to include casinos along with other attractions….Read More

Welterweight Champion Terence Crawford Favored Over Amir Khan Saturday at MSG

Terence Crawford Amir Khan

World Boxing Organization welterweight champion Terence Crawford (34-0, 25 KOs) is heavily favored to retain his crown against challenger Amir Khan (33-4, 20 KOs) when the two meet at Madison Square Garden on Saturday night. The highly anticipated bout pits one of the best pound-for-pound boxers in the world against one of the biggest names…Read More

Monticello Raceway Shutting Down Casino on Tuesday, Workers Fear Racing Soon to Follow

Monticello Raceway VLTs

The end is near for machine gaming at Monticello Casino & Raceway, as Empire Resorts plans to shut down the track’s video-lottery terminals (VLTs) next Tuesday after 15 years. The elimination of the slots-like machines comes a little over a year after the opening of the nearby Resorts World Catskills casino, which is located just…Read More

Valve Software Sued by Native American Tribe for Illegal Gambling Over CS:GO Skins Betting

Valve Quinault Nation Lawsuit

The Quinault Nation, a Native American tribe that operates a casino in the state of Washington, has filed a lawsuit against Valve Software accusing the gaming firm of facilitating and encouraging illegal online gambling through skins betting related to games like Counter Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO). The lawsuit, which was filed in the Superior Court…Read More