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  • Poker News - Dan Smith Covid-19 Charity GiveDirectly
    April 08, 2020

    The COVID-19 crisis continues to be an underlying theme in the poker world. It’s weaved into our three headlines of the week but as you’ll see, it’s not all bad news.

    Poker Pro Raises Over $250,000 For COVID-19 Causes

    Poker Pro Dan Smith is one of the winningest players of all-time. The latest all-time lists show him in fifth place with just shy of $37 million in poker earnings. Now he’s looking to use his profile to raise some funds to help curb the COVID-19 outbreak and so far, so good.

  • NFL Futures Bets 2020 - NFC Division Winners Odds
    April 07, 2020

    The odds to win the NFC divisions in 2020 have been posted and there aren’t too many surprises in terms of the NFL betting lines. The four teams that won the divisions last season are all favored (or co-favored) to win the divisions again in 2020.

    Let’s do a tour of the four divisions and check in on the updated betting lines for each team.

  • Poker News - GGSeries 2020 Festival - YouTube Glitches
    April 02, 2020

    In this week’s edition of the poker news, we tried to deliver some positive headlines as it feels like the news is mostly a downer these days. Here are three not-so-depressing pieces of news in the poker world you should be apprised of.

    2020 GGSeries Surpasses $50 Million In Guarantees

    Starting off with some good news, the GGSeries 2020 Festival has surpassed $50 million in guaranteed prize pools. That means this will be the biggest poker tournament ever that’s been run on the GG Network.

  • Casino News 2020 - Esports Legal in Nevada
    April 01, 2020

    This week’s casino news continues to deliver a number of headlines related to the COVID-19 outbreak. From a casino being sold to esports betting being legalized in Nevada, the pandemic is having a big impact on the gaming industry.

  • NFL Betting 2020 - AFC Division Champions Futures Odds
    March 31, 2020

    The odds to win the AFC divisions have been posted and for the most part, there isn’t anything too surprising. The Kansas City Chiefs and Baltimore Ravens are big favorites to win their respective divisions while the others are more up for grabs. Let’s take a closer look at the divisions on the board and examine the odds for each of the 16 teams.

  • Poker News - Scheinberg Charges, Doc Sands Covid-19 Test
    March 30, 2020

    The coronavirus has wreaked havoc on the poker calendar already and now it’s made its way inside the community. We now have the first story of a poker pro in the United States testing positive and we’ll start there as we do our weekly recap of the poker news.

  • Jim Murren MGM CEO - Coronavirus Task Force Leader
    March 25, 2020

    It probably won’t surprise you to know that this week’s casino news is focused on the COVID-19 pandemic, which is sweeping the world. Three different headlines from this week deliver three very different types of stories in relation to the virus, so let’s take a closer look.

  • NFL Futures Betting - Updated 2020 Super Bowl Odds
    March 24, 2020

    Free agency was a wild ride as we saw a number of big changes in the NFL landscape. From Tom Brady to DeAndre Hopkins to a slew of other big moves, a lot of star talent landed in new situations.

    Now that the dust has settled, the Super Bowl odds have been refreshed. Some teams have seen their odds shorten while others are heading the other way. Let’s take a closer look at the risers and fallers.

    Risers

    Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    Super Bowl 55 Odds: +1200

  • Casino News 2020 - Las Vegas Strip Closes Coronavirus
    March 19, 2020

    The coronavirus has had a huge impact on the casino world and we’re just starting to feel the full effects now. Let’s take a look at how the pandemic will impact casinos in North America over the coming weeks.

  • UFC 249 Preview - Khabib vs Ferguson Odds
    March 19, 2020

    Although the coronavirus has wreaked havoc upon all sporting events, it looked like the UFC would be the last bastion. Unfortunately, with the President of the United States Donald Trump now announcing that he recommends against gatherings of 10 people or more, Dana White has announced that all UFC events are canceled up until UFC 249.

    However, White has been emphatic that UFC 249 is going to happen one way or another.