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House of Cards® - Ep. 680

This week Dave talks with Adam Small, USBets and Better Collective, about the New Jersey, Michigan and Virginia sports betting markets and the passing of Sheldon Adelson.

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POKERSTARS GOES LIVE IN MICHIGAN AS THE FIRST IPOKER OPERATOR IN THE STATE BY MIBETS' JEFF EDELSTEIN

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Shuffle up and deal, Michigan, as PokerStars, as of 11 a.m. Friday, is now up and running and offering live ring-fenced poker in the Wolverine State.

Partnered with the Little Traverse Bay Band of Odawa Indians, PokerStars becomes the first online poker product being offered in the state.

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5 Intriguing Super Bowl bets: Pick Your Own Spread and Total from PointsBet Pulse

Are you the type who orders a Venti, Skim, Extra Shot, Extra-Hot, Extra-Whip, Sugar-Free Caramel Macchiato?

Then does PointsBet have a betting option for you. Check out Pick Your Own Spread an Pick Your Own Total. Here are five intriguing options:

Tampa Bay -16.5 (+650): If you’re envision…

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The weekly $320 buy-in Mega Thursday at PartyPoker NJ starts in just a few hours!

With 75,000 starting chip stack and a player-friendly structure, this tournament allows for more play when it counts most!

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Loyalty pays at the PartyPoker US Network!

PartyPoker NJ has designed a loyalty program that’s easy to understand and even easier to earn rewards with.

Here’s how it works:

  • Earn points playing poker
  • Rise through the loyalty levels
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PA PARTICIPATION IN ONLINE POKER COMPACT JUST BECAME FAR MORE LIKELY, BUT TIMING IS IFFY BY PENNBETS' GARY ROTSTEIN

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The chill that has long frozen Pennsylvania’s intent to join an interstate poker compact was relieved by a federal court ruling last week, but it’s too soon to provide a timetable for when the games with players in other states might actually begin.

Pennsylvania’s October 2017 gambling ex…

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$12,000 Guaranteed (or more!) is up for grabs every Tuesday at Borgata Poker!

The $535 buy-in Mega Tuesday Six-Max No Limit Hold’em online tournament features 100,000 starting chip stack and has become a player-favorite tournament.

Buy in directly with cash or tournament dollars. Or use a $535 tournament ticket.

Date: Tuesdays

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Hawaii Could Take Step Toward Sports Betting, Other Forms Of Gambling from USBets' Brian Pempus

Hawaii is one of the most unfriendly states in the nation to gambling. It has no legal commercial gambling of any kind. But could the ball get rolling on changing that in 2021?

It’s possible, under a slew of gambling bills that have come forward in recent days. Do any of them have a chance in…

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‘JERSEY GIRL’ NOW RUNS UNIQUE LEAGUE AVAILABLE FOR LEGAL SPORTS GAMBLING BY NJONLINEGAMBLING'S JOHN BRENNAN

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When other kids her age were going off to summer camp, Lincroft resident Rachel Jacobson was perfectly content to instead head off and marvel at the speed of the thoroughbred racehorses at nearby Monmouth Park.

Fast-forward a few decades, and now Jacobson finds herself president of a league w…

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William Hill Mobile Sports Book and Online Casino Launches in Michigan

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich., Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- William Hill US, partnered with the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians ("GTB"), to launch its mobile and online Sports Book and Casino App in Michigan today, Friday, January 22, 2021, at 12PM ET. Available from anywhere in the G…

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House of Cards® Gaming Report for the Week of January 25, 2021

This week’s stories include New Jersey's record-setting igaming numbers, opening date for Philadelphia's newest casino and the oldest casino in Las Vegas celebrates a birthday.

Have any news or tips regarding casinos, gaming or legislation? Send us an email at newsroom@houseofcardsradi…

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House of Cards® - Ep. 679

This week Dave talks with David Danzis, lead writer for PlayNJ.com, about the latest news and developments from the New Jersey gambling industry.

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DRAFTKINGS SEES 81% OF HANDLE ON 3/1 FAVORITE CONOR MCGREGOR FOR UFC 257 BY MICHIGANBETS' BRIAN PEMPUS

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DraftKings Sportsbook, as well as other online/mobile sportsbooks, launched in the state of Michigan just in time for Conor McGregor’s UFC return.

McGregor, still one of it not the biggest draws in the sport, fights Dustin Poirier at UFC 257 on Saturday in a highly-anticipated rematch. The …

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AFC Championship: Odds & Predictions for Bills-Chiefs

The Cleveland Browns got nearly everything they could’ve wanted in the Divisional Round. Kansas City Chiefs kicker Harrison Butker left four points on the cutting table, misfiring on an early extra point and a can-of-corn field goal inside the red zone. Quarterback Patrick Mahomes was noticeably…

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Could Joe Biden be the president who brings online poker back to America?

Today is the day that many Americans have waited on for the last four years. For poker players, however, the election of Joe Biden and, with equal importance, the removal of Donald Trump from office, may bring an end to a decade of pain.

That’s because, if the rumours are true, Biden might be…

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DraftKings, Barstool and BetRivers document Michigan online intentions from CasinoBeats

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After the Michigan Gaming Control Board confirmed that the region’s online gaming and sports betting market will launch on Friday 22 January, a number of industry incumbents have been quick off the mark to outline their strategies amid a multitude of impending debuts.

With the tax and payme…

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New Federal Court Ruling On Wire Act Is Big Win For Lotteries, Online Poker Compacts from USBets' John Brennan

Two years of confusion created by a Department of Justice memo were erased on Wednesday when, in a 49-page ruling, a U.S. First Circuit Court of Appeals panel found that The Wire Act of 1961 only applies to interstate sports betting.

The New Hampshire Lottery had filed a lawsuit after a Novem…

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Igaming expansion sees Betting on Sports America evolve into SBC Summit North America

SBC News

Gambling industry event organiser SBC has announced that it is expanding its successful Betting on Sports America (BOSA) conference and exhibition to incorporate another fast-growing part of the US entertainment landscape – online gaming.

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Huge Win For Interstate Poker As First Circuit Court Of Appeals Rules Favorably On Wire Act Case from Online Poker Report's Alex Weldon

Online Poker Report

The New Hampshire Lottery Commission has won its case against the US Department of Justice (DOJ) regarding the latter’s 2018 revised opinion on the Wire Act. Again.

As first reported on Twitter by Jeff Ifrah, a lawyer affiliated with the litigation, the First Circuit Court of Appeals ruled …

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