Mark Lelinwalla

NFL TV ratings jump up may be due to legal sports betting

Here is a look at how the NFL TV ratings jump may be due to legal sports betting. With the booming success that legalized sports gambling has been, there’s plenty of reason to believe that betting will drive up the ratings of sports broadcasts. Why? Quite simply, more people should be...

Tuesday, October 23, 2018, 6:00 PM

What are sports bet Futures? How do you gamble on future games?

The 2018-19 NBA season just began last week. Already, there are bets on who’s going to win league honors such as Rookie of the Year and MVP and which team will capture the championship. All are examples of futures bets. What is a futures bet? Well, it’s rolling the dice and wagering...

Tuesday, October 23, 2018, 9:57 AM

FantasyDraft Daily Fantasy Sports review A great alternative DFS website

With Tuesday night (Oct. 16) the official tip-off to the 2018-19 NBA season, I decided to revolve my latest daily fantasy sports review around basketball. So, I logged onto FantasyDraft.com, registered with a username, password, address and put a credit card on file — the standard basics....

Tuesday, October 16, 2018, 5:47 PM

What is a spread in sports betting? MetroBet gambling guide and tips

Hearing about the sports-betting fervor in the United States right now might have you wanting to make a wager. But if you’re new to sports betting, have no fear. Let’s begin with the basics — in the form of learning what a spread means. Let’s use the New York Jets home...

Sunday, October 14, 2018, 3:19 PM

New Jersey sportsbooks see whopping 161 percent spike in September

Vegas is feeling the heat when it comes to sports betting and it’s coming from way east via New Jersey. Sportsbooks in The Garden State recorded $23.96 million in gross revenue and $183.94 million in wagers in September, according to an official announcement made by New Jersey’s...

Saturday, October 13, 2018, 9:48 AM

William Hill online sportsbook review - New Jersey sports betting

William Hill offers one of the cleanest sports betting boards of all. Too bad I didn’t get to place a sports wager using the platform on behalf of MetroBet. As a New York City resident, I made the trek to New Jersey just so I could be in the physical location to make a sports bet for the...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018, 5:00 PM

Caesars casino online sportsbook New Jersey review - sports betting

When CaesarsCasino.com splashed onto the buzzing, seemingly ever-growing online sports betting scene in New Jersey, it offered strictly casino games initially. But that changed quickly with the integration of its sports betting. In fact, when punching in the URL and landing on the homepage, you...

Tuesday, October 9, 2018, 5:56 PM

Monster SugarHouse numbers in September indicate another huge score for New Jersey

Upwards of $95 million was wagered on sports bets in New Jersey for the month of August. September sports betting revenue numbers haven’t been announced just yet, but if Play SugarHouse’s results are any indication for the month, Jersey’s sports wagering numbers are going to...

Tuesday, October 9, 2018, 3:57 PM

888 Sport sportsbook review - United States

Here is our site review of 888Sport.com. You can bet live on the site now if you are in the state of New Jersey. Click here to bet now at 888 Sport Sportsbook. We mixed in screengrabs of the site below. Overall the site is very sharp and reads well. 888Sport.com is a new player on the New...

Thursday, October 4, 2018, 10:56 AM

NHL Futures hockey odds Bruins Capitals Flyers Rangers more

The NHL drops the puck on its 2018-19 season Wednesday night. And already, there are Vegas odds on who the 16 playoff teams and the Stanley Cup champion will be. Hint — it’s not the reigning champ Washington Capitals nor the runner-up Las Vegas Golden Knights that odds have to be the...

Wednesday, October 3, 2018, 5:00 PM

Are New Jersey and Pennsylvania about to have a sports betting war?

The numbers haven’t been made official just yet, but Forbes did estimate that New Jersey’s sports betting revenue would skyrocket to upwards of $250 million for the month of September. Seeing that kind of activity will naturally make more states want to follow suit by legalizing...

Tuesday, October 2, 2018, 6:35 PM

DraftKings online sportsbook review - New Jersey sports betting

I’m not a betting man. Never have been. And still not one today. But when tasked by MetroBet to review a couple of online New Jersey sports books and write about my experience, I was all in. Since New Jersey’s Supreme Court legalized sports betting in May, the market has been booming...

Tuesday, October 2, 2018, 3:15 PM

Watch now: Free Ryder Cup Live Stream - golf streaming

Fresh off of winning his first pro golf tournament in five years, Tiger Woods is primed and ready to make more noise — this time at the Ryder Cup. Although the tournament hasn’t exactly been too kind for Woods through the years, as he sports a lifetime Ryder Cup record of 13-17-3. Ouch...

Friday, September 28, 2018, 9:24 AM

New player in New Jersey sports betting - 888 Sport launches

New Jersey just got another major player in its ever-growing landscape of online sports betting options. On Thursday, 888 Holdings launched its 888 sports website in the Garden State, marking the first time that the company has offered sports gambling to U.S. customers. The launch also opens...

Thursday, September 27, 2018, 9:32 AM

You can now bet on sports with cryptocurrency using this website

Since the Supreme Court legalized sports gambling in New Jersey this past May, it seems like the variety of websites offering sports betting has been growing by the day. But one would be hard-pressed to come across an online platform that makes sports gambling this easy. BetMatch.io uses...

Wednesday, September 19, 2018, 4:31 PM

Louisville Kentucky Derby City Gaming is a game-changer

Kentucky is listed as one of 18 states “moving toward legislation” for legalizing sports gambling. And Churchill Downs is confident about that coming to fruition. The Louisville Courier Journal is reporting that Churchill Downs unveiled its $65 million Derby City Gaming facility...

Tuesday, September 18, 2018, 4:51 PM

What is the difference between daily fantasy and season long fantasy sports?

With daily fantasy outlets such as DraftKings and FanDuel allowing you to play sports for cash, one might ponder if it’s still worth it to play season-long fantasy sports anymore. Well, Metro Bet says why not both? And just in case you’re unfamiliar about how each approach works, we...

Sunday, September 16, 2018, 2:56 PM

Kambi and 888 Holdings launch sports betting in New Jersey

Sports betting continues to flourish in New Jersey. Having already established 888casino and 888poker, 888 Holdings has launched 888sport.com for online sports gambling in The Garden State. Bet on sports now at SugarHouse! In partnership with sportsbook provider Kambi, people in New Jersey can...

Thursday, September 13, 2018, 6:21 PM

Updated: Which states have legal sports betting gambling?

Since the Supreme Court’s landmark decision to legalize sports betting in New Jersey this past May, the sports gambling industry has continued to see booming growth on a national scale. Ever since that announcement, Mississippi legalized sports betting and West Virginia recently followed...

Wednesday, September 12, 2018, 6:12 PM

New Jersey expected to surpass Las Vegas in sports betting by 2020

Move over Vegas. A new sports-betting player is throwing rocks at your throne. Well, that’s at least what one New Jersey senior gambling regulator believes. In a phone interview with Bloomberg, David Rebuck, the director of the New Jersey Division of Gaming Entertainment, predicted that The...

Wednesday, September 12, 2018, 12:45 PM