Kevin Horridge

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Our math man, Kevin is the number guru. He calculates odds in his head the same way the rest of us make a cup of coffee. He gets involved in all the news stories involving numbers, and we often turn to him for help on financial news stories as he used to be in banking. However, he says that being a gambler is a far more respectable occupation these days.

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Sky Bet plans London Stock Exchange Flotation

Sky Bet Limbers Up for IPO on London Stock Exchange

UK online gambling company Sky Bet is steeling itself for a flotation on the London Stock Exchange, having engaged the services of Rothschild to examine a potential listing, according to a Reuters report this week. An insider told Reuters that a flotation...

Kevin Horridge January 30, 2018
Revel Casino Atlantic City

Hard Rock Atlantic City, Ocean Resort Apply for New Jersey Online Gambling Licenses

The Hard Rock Atlantic City (formerly the Trump Taj Mahal) and Ocean Resort (previously Revel) have signalled their mutual intentions to enter the New Jersey online gambling market. The state’s Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) announced this week that both properties have...

Kevin Horridge January 30, 2018
uor store clerk Crystelle Yvette Baton arrested by Florida lottery

Florida Store Clerk Charged with Stealing $600 Winning Lottery Scratch Card

Winning lottery scratch cards are hard enough to come by, but the odds are even longer when the store clerk is working against you. But that’s what allegedly happened in one Winn-Dixie liquor store in Fort Myers, Florida recently. When a customer...

Kevin Horridge January 29, 2018
2018 Super Bowl odds Tom Brady

2018 Super Bowl Expected to Break Nevada Sportsbooks Record Handle

The 2018 Super Bowl between the Philadelphia Eagles and New England Patriots is anticipated to set a new sports betting record handle at Nevada sportsbooks when this Sunday's big game takes place in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The current mark of $138.5 million was...

Kevin Horridge January 29, 2018
Arkansas Attorney General Rutledge casinos

Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge Rejects Another Casino Referendum

Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge (R) is determined to see that gaming is leading her state down the right road. To that end, the state's chief legal advisor this week struck down another gambling ballot initiative that sought to authorize three commercial...

Kevin Horridge January 28, 2018
Washington State Senator Kevin

Are Loot Boxes Gambling? Washington State Demands an Answer

Washington State Senator Kevin Ranker (D) has charged the State Gambling Commission with answering once and for all the question of whether a loot box constitutes gambling, and whether the microtransactions of modern video-gaming are predatory towards children. A loot box is...

Kevin Horridge January 28, 2018
Florida casino boat fire lawsuit

Lawsuit Filed Against Florida Casino Boat Operator, Captain Hailed for Quick Action

Florida casino boat operator Tropical Breeze Casino, LLC, is being sued by a 65-year-old woman who survived the company's recent shuttle fire that forced passengers to jump off the vessel and ended with one person dead. In a lawsuit filed in Pasco...

Kevin Horridge January 25, 2018
NBA sports betting integrity fee

NBA Looks to Score off Nationwide Sports Betting, Demands One Percent Cut of Every Bet

The NBA told the New York Senate Committee on Racing, Gaming, and Wagering yesterday that if the state legalizes sports betting, the league would demand a one percent cut on each bet placed on its games. Appearing in the Albany capital, NBA...

Kevin Horridge January 25, 2018
Tiger Woods odds golf sports betting

Tiger Woods Returns to PGA Tour, Sportsbooks Offer Array of Odds

Tiger Woods is back on the PGA Tour this week at the very event he played his last official tournament, the Farmers Insurance Open at San Diego's Torrey Pines Golf Course. While Tiger has lost plenty of fans over the last decade,...

Kevin Horridge January 24, 2018
Minnesota casino Super Bowl nightclub

Minnesota Casino Mystic Lake Sued After Punting on Super Bowl Nightclub

Minnesota casino Mystic Lake is being sued by Nomadic Entertainment for abruptly canceling its temporary 65,000-square-foot, 9,000-person capacity nightclub constructed for next week's Super Bowl festivities. Last September, Mystic Lake, owned by the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community, announced it was partnering with...

Kevin Horridge January 24, 2018