Canadian Wins $725K on NFL Bet

[caption id="attachment_27939" align="aligncenter" width="425" caption="Thanks To Canadian Betting Laws, Player Wins Big!"][/caption] A lucky Canadian man has won a lot of money from a single $5 wager placed on the infamous game played between the Green Bay Packers and the Seattle Seahawks two Mondays ago. He won it on 15-for-15 ledger he placed on his…

Sportsbook.com Issue Refunds To Packers Bettors

The New York Times is reporting that poor officiating by replacement refs in last night's Green Bay/Seattle game prompted Sportsbook.com to issue refunds to anyone who picked the Packers. While the hype is fantastic PR for Sportsbook.com, the story of a mass refunds is not entirely accurate. Thanks to heavy handed American sports betting laws,…

Betting On The 2012 World Series

[caption id="attachment_27210" align="aligncenter" width="458" caption="The World Series Is Coming Soon; Place Your Bets!"][/caption] Major League Baseball has been one of America’s favorite pastimes and a summer tradition for over 100 years.  Americans love to bet a few dollars on their favorite baseball teams and maybe even go watch them at any one of the major…

AFL Grand Final Promotion and Content Tips

The AFL Grand Final is one of the biggest sporting events Down Under and is a great time for sports book affiliates to pick up some new Aussie players. If you're not familiar with this event, it's essentially the Super Bowl of Australian Football, complete with plenty of hype, grandeur and legal betting. Promoting the…

William Hill Sponsors Scottish National Team

[caption id="attachment_26346" align="aligncenter" width="425" caption="William Hill Adds To It's Ongoing Sponsorship Deals With Scottish Teams"][/caption] William Hill has come to the table as the “Official Supporter” of the Scottish FA team, which is the Scottish national football team.  Both entities inked the deal that would run for two years and follow the team all the…

Fantasy Football Betting Content for Affiliates

Professional football is the dominant sport in the United States and this year as many as 30 million Americans will get in on the action through fantasy football leagues. Fantasy football is a billion dollar industry that permeates every office, frat house and living room in US. Over the past few years, a growing number…

bwin.party Official Partner of Manchester United

bwin.party has announced a three-year partnership with Manchester United to become the club's official betting and online gaming partner. The agreement will allow bwin.party to establish betting kiosks at the English Premier League's home stadium, Old Trafford. Additionally, the gaming site is now permitted to leverage Manchester United's international appeal to expand their social gaming…

US Open Tennis Betting: Bigger Than You Think

When August rolls around, most sportsbook affiliates are so busy preparing for the upcoming NFL and college football seasons that the US Open tennis tournament (August 27-September 9) barely rates a mention. Bad move. Outside of North America, especially in the UK, tennis wagering is an absolutely huge business. Even tennis matches that don't get…

Summer Olympic Winners and Losers…So Far

Every Olympic Games is full of winners and, sadly, losers and 2012 London Games are no exception. Here are some of the highs and lows from the Games so far. Opening Ceremonies - Winner The opening ceremonies showed off the spirit of the British people in a grand, over-the-top spectacle that played like a lavish…