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Lesniak Bill Would Expand NJ Internet Gaming Market

State Sen. Ray Lesniak announced Wednesday he will introduce a bill vastly expanding New Jersey’s Internet gambling market to allow bets placed in other states and countries. 347 more words

New Jersey

Punt Pod - Podcast Launched

Been working on some other projects of late, on of them is Punt Pod. As the highly creative name suggests, its a free podcast where we chat sport and specifically punting on it. 179 more words

Sports Trading

Craven Capitulation: Massachusetts Edition


While we’re understandably fixated today on the craven capitulation of our president over in Hamburg, let us pause to recognize a nadir of submission reached right here in Massachusetts — in the annual budget released this morning. 337 more words


Christie to Consider Regulating, Taxing Fantasy Sports

It’s up to Gov. Chris Christie to decide whether New Jersey will tax and regulate fantasy sports, a growing industry estimated to add $6.6 million a year in revenue to the state budget. 482 more words

New Jersey

The Butch v. The Brain. The Story of the Greatest Dice Game in History.

New York gambling-house operator, Fat the Butch, who made millions booking dice games, was challenged in 1952 by a bigtime gambler known as The Brain to a simple wager. 859 more words


A short visit to Rivers

This morning, I decided to try my luck in getting into the new Rivers casino in Schenectady.  I was able to drive right in, find a good parking spot in the garage, and get on a long line to get my player’s club card loaded with $20 free play for pre-registering on line.   665 more words