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Betting Odds: Brazil, Germany favorites to win 2018 World Cup
By Sports Betting Buzz Thankfully, there’s no summer snooze for sports gamblers this year as we go straight from the NHL and NBA finals right into the World Cup in Russia. Once again, 32 nations compete in the world’s biggest sporting event with the usual suspects listed the favorites.... Read more
Sports Betting Odds: Warriors Favored Over Cavaliers in NBA Final
By Sports Betting Buzz OK. We may have seen this coming: Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Golden State Warriors in the NBA championship. Fourth straight year. But who’s complaining? Lots of great wagering action here. Let’s get to it. Bet on the NBA Finals at bet365 Disclosure: We are a site... Read more
Depressing Bar Places $3 Million Bet, Wins Big
By Sports Betting Buzz Like many racetracks around the nation, New Jersey’s Monmouth Park has struggled for years. Competition from Atlantic City’s casinos and nearby tracks (not to mention horse racing’s dwindling popularity) haven’t exactly helped. But we all know gamblers sometimes need to double down. And this bet... Read more
Sports Betting: Real Madrid Favored Over Liverpool in Champions League Final
By Sports Betting Buzz It’s been 37 years since Liverpool and Real Madrid met in the European Cup/Champions League final — and Real finally gets to avenge their 1-0 loss in 1981. Most bookmakers believe Real will capture their third straight Champions League crown and 13th overall when the... Read more
Bookmakers Nightmare: Vegas Golden Knights at 500-1
By Sports Betting Buzz Who knew? Not Vegas. And that’s damn rare — especially when you consider this sports betting action took place in their own backyard. Even the sharpest hockey puckheads didn’t see the expansion Vegas Golden Knights doing anything special this year, but the team of castoffs... Read more
How does live or in-play betting work?
By Sports Betting Buzz Changing lines. Shifting odds. A new favorite. And that’s just during the first quarter. Several years ago, the world’s top online wagering sites (such as bet365) introduced live betting and essentially changed the face of sports betting in the process. Thanks to mobile devices and... Read more
Woman’s $18 bet turns into $1.2 million windfall
By Sports Betting Buzz There’s nothing like heading down to the local racetrack, spending less than 20 bucks on the ponies and hightailing it home with $1.2 million in your pocket. That actually happened May 5 when an Austin, Texas woman named Margaret Reid racked up the winnings at... Read more
US Cautiously Preps for Legalized Sports Betting
By Sports Betting Buzz Is this it? Is legalized sports betting finally here? The neighborhood bookie isn’t dead yet, but he’s on life support. The U.S. Supreme Court is set to make a decision on American sports gambling and potentially reverse a decades-long federal ban (with a few noteworthy... Read more