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Ohio Sports Betting Market Benefitting from Cincinnati Bengals’ Success

Grant MitchellBy: Grant Mitchell
Having opened for business less than a month ago, sportsbooks are capitalizing on the Bengals’ good fortune in the NFL playoffs. If they beat the Kansas City Chiefs this weekend, they will advance to play in their second straight Super Bowl…
02/21/2024
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GeoComply Seeks Injunction Against Competitor XPoint Over Alleged IP Breach

Grant MitchellBy: Grant Mitchell
XPoint services is being accused of also using geolocation services to supply data to gaming entities. GeoComply first raised the issue with its smaller competitor four months ago and submitted its latest request last Friday.
02/21/2024
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NFL Awards: Previewing the Favorites to Win AP Defensive Player of the Year

Michael Savio picBy: Michael Savio
With just two weeks before the NFL season kicks off, we are previewing the top three favorites to win the 2023 Defensive Player of the Year. We’ll share odds from DraftKings Sportsbook and provide insights to help you win big!
08/24/2023
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NFL Awards: Previewing the Top Three Favorites To Win the 2023-24 NFL MVP

Michael Savio picBy: Michael Savio
Bookmakers have established three heavy favorites to win this year’s MVP race. We are breaking down all three players, providing their odds to win MVP and insights to help you place your NFL futures bet before the season kicks off.
08/23/2023
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MLB Betting: The Top Five Most Valuable Run Line Bets From the First Half of the Season

Michael Savio picBy: Michael Savio
We are breaking down the top five MLB teams with the best record as a run line favorite this season. We’ll share their cover percentage and discuss each team to help you win more run line bets in the second half of the season.
07/13/2023
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More Details On Illegal Betting Scandal Involving Alabama Baseball Released

Grant MitchellBy: Grant Mitchell
According to Sports Illustrated, Bert Eugene Neff Jr., a friend of ex-Bama coach Brad Bohannon, attempted to wager more than $100,000 that eventual national champion LSU would beat the Crimson Tide. Employees at the BetMGM Sportsbook at Great American Ballpark in Cincinnati, Ohio blocked the wager.
07/12/2023
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Ohio Governor Doubles Sports Betting Tax Rate to 20% of Gaming Revenue

Grant MitchellBy: Grant Mitchell
The idea was proposed last week and agreed to on June 30. DeWine himself was responsible for the initiative that proposed the idea in February, which left it as little surprise that he signed the plan into action and it took effect on July 1.
07/05/2023
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Fanatics Sports Betting Ad Removed By Ohio Regulator, Condemned by Mass.

Grant MitchellBy: Grant Mitchell
The Ohio Casino Control Commission (OCCC) sent a note to Fanatics ordering it to take down its offer that all visitors would receive bonus bets equal to their cart value whenever they purchased apparel on its merchandise site.
05/24/2023
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Looking at the Top Five Super Bowl Favorites After the 2023 NFL Draft

Michael Savio picBy: Michael Savio
In this article we are reviewing the top five Super Bowl betting favorites since the completion of the 2023 NFL draft. We’ll look at what each team did in the draft and how it changes their chances for a super Bowl.
05/04/2023
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Ohio Regulator Blocks “Suspicious” Betting Odds For Alabama Baseball Team

Grant MitchellBy: Grant Mitchell
Matthew T. Shuler, executive director of the OCCC, said the decision was made because of “suspicious wagering activity” found during a Friday game against LSU. Alabama lost the game 8-6 on the road, bringing them to 30-15 on the year.
05/02/2023
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