MGM Buys WNBA Franchise That Will Play In Las Vegas: The Latest Evidence That Sports Betting Doesn't Harm Leagues – Legal Sports Report

MGM Buys WNBA Franchise That Will Play In Las Vegas: The Latest Evidence That Sports Betting Doesn't Harm Leagues – Legal Sports Report

If the US pro leagues‘ acceptance of regulated sports betting needed any more weight on the scales, it got it on Tuesday. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reported that MGM Resorts International is the buyer of a WNBA franchise, with plans to move it to Las Vegas. Las Vegas plus pro sports Off the top, that […]

Supreme Court will hear NJ Sports Betting case – CalvinAyre.com

Supreme Court will hear NJ Sports Betting case – CalvinAyre.com

The post originally appears on http://www.gamblingandthelaw.com/ and we republished with permission. The Supreme Court hears less than 0.001% of decisions from the federal circuit courts of appeal. So, why the New Jersey sports betting case? The dispute involves somewhat complicated language of a relatively unimportant federal statute – the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act, and attempts […]

Twitter Could Be The Key to Successful In-Play Sports Betting, Says Study – Casino.Org News

Twitter Could Be The Key to Successful In-Play Sports Betting, Says Study – Casino.Org News

Twitter is a better predictor of sports results than bookmakers’ odds, thanks to the “wisdom of crowds” effect, scientists said this week. The finding that Twitter can be analyzed to predict successfully the outcomes of sporting results supports evidence that social media analysis can be used for forecasting in a wide variety of fields. (Image: […]

Maryland Lawmaker and Newspaper Wants to Pump the Brakes on Legal Sports Betting – Jeff Dye (blog)

Maryland Lawmaker and Newspaper Wants to Pump the Brakes on Legal Sports Betting – Jeff Dye (blog)

By Brett Smiley | Published: October 12, 2017 at 10:05 am <a href=”http://sportshandle.com/byline/brett-smiley/” rel=”tag”>Brett Smiley</a> October 12, 2017 With New Jersey’s date for oral arguments set for December 4 in its sports betting case against the leagues in the United States Supreme Court, the abstract notion of sports betting outside Nevada is taking shape as […]

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