Betting Buzz

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
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
Betting Odds: 2018 Kentucky Derby
One of the biggest days in sports (and specifically sports betting) roars into action May 5 at Churchill Downs in Kentucky. Who you putting money on in the 2018 Kentucky Derby? Bet on the Kentucky Derby at No matter how much you plan on betting — or if... Read more
Cheltenham 2018: Gold Cup Odds
By Ian Palmer Horse racing fans and gamblers are in for a treat March 13-16 at Cheltenham Racecourse in England as the annual four-day jump racing festival will feature a total of 28 different races overall. Wager on Cheltenham at bet365 The event kicks off on Tuesday with the... Read more
Horse Racing: Popular Cheltenham Festival Overshadows Competition
By Ian Palmer There’s no doubt the Grand National at Aintree is still the granddaddy of all jump horse racing events in the UK, but like a state trooper in hot pursuit of a fleeing bandit, the Cheltenham Festival is steadily gaining ground. Wager on Cheltenham at bet365 Cheltenham... Read more
Cheltenham Festival 2018: An Overview
By Ian Palmer The wildly popular Cheltenham Festival is rapidly approaching on the horse racing calendar. The four days of festivities are set for March 13-16 in England’s gorgeous Cotswolds region in Gloucestershire. Wager on Cheltenham at bet365 As always, the National Hunt jump racing activities occur at Prestbury... Read more
Gambling in California — The Law
California residents and visitors have a wide array of land-based gambling options to choose from, including casinos, lottery, poker, and more. While online and mobile options are more limited, innovative companies like b spot are popping up to expand the options. Before we jump into the legal details, here’s... Read more
California Gambling: Horse Racing
Betting on the ponies is a hugley popular pastime from Japan to Jacksonville, and California is no exception — as long as you’re 18 or older. Of course, somebody needs to oversee all the action in the Golden State and that responsibility lies with the CHRB, which stands for... Read more
California Gambling Laws
Known as one of the most progressive states in the nation, California’s gambling laws are rather robust — but do have limitations. You can roll dice in an Indian casino, play pai gow poker (a California creation) in a card room or put some money on Saxon Warrior, one... Read more