Famous tennis players represented well at U.S. Open

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Canadian Bianca Andreescu is hoping to represent her country well at the U.S. Open, which began play in New York this week. Off a strong victory at the Rogers Cup in early August, Andreescu was given initial odds of +1400 to win the U.S. Open, according to OddsShark.com. The Rogers Cup victory was her third tournament win of the season. ... Read more

Andrew Luck retirement sends shockwaves

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Shockwaves were sent through the NFL world and sportsbooks alike last Saturday night, when Indianapolis Colts star quarterback Andrew Luck announced he was retiring. Luck, the overall No. 1 pick in the NFL Draft back in 2012, is only 29 years old and just won the NFL’s Comeback Player of the Year award after leading the Colts to the playoffs ... Read more

theScore enters New Jersey market

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New Jersey is quickly giving Nevada a run for its money in terms of sports gambling. Since the U.S. Supreme Court overturned the country’s Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act in May 2018, New Jersey has been at the forefront of offering and expanding on its sports betting options for players, both at in-person sportsbooks and online. As such, many ... Read more

Can Raptors playoff run help punters?

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The Toronto Raptors are turning the corners in the NBA, making it to the Eastern Conference Finals after winning an exciting seven-game series over the Philadelphia 76ers. They reached the conference finals on the back of one of the most exciting shots in the history of the NBA, with Raptors star Kawhi Leonard making a shot that bounced off of ... Read more

Differences in wagering NHL vs. international hockey

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In Canada, hockey is the national sport, with the attention of the nation being paid to the various competitions that are taking place in the game. Of course, the top of the hockey world consists mainly of two types of competition: club competition in the NHL and international competition in some of the biggest international events in the world of ... Read more

Differences between NFL and CFL wagering

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Both the NFL and CFL are incredibly popular in Canada, as football is an extremely popular sport in North America as a whole. This extends to the sports betting world, as Canadian bettors enjoy wagering both on the top football league in America and Canada. But there are some differences that bettors should keep an eye out for when they ... Read more

Can I wager using C Dollars?

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As a Canadian sports bettor, it would make sense that you be able to use the currency that is native to you to place your wagers. The Canadian dollar is the national currency, and is one that appears in the United States as well given the proximity the two countries share to one another. Therefore, it is a worthwhile question ... Read more

Election wagering odds

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Interestingly enough, one of the fastest growing things at online sportsbooks has nothing to do with sports. Instead, many bettors are turning to politics for their fun at sportsbooks, with plenty of sites offering bettors the chance to wager on big moments in the political realm. In Canada, bettors are able to take advantage of some of these politically focused ... Read more

Real time wagering and live streaming – is that even possible?

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One of the biggest challenges for sports bettors is finding out where to watch the games that they are betting on. The ultimate goal for bettors is to win their wagers, but without the ability to watch the games and to keep track of them as they are in progress, a bettor could be missing out on one of the ... Read more

Summer Olympics wagering

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The Summer Olympics are one of the most watched sporting events around the world, with the best athletes in their particular sports competing for gold medals and the glory of representing their countries on the highest stage. And with that high level of competition comes the opportunity to wager on the best athletes in the world plying their crafts at ... Read more