Houston furniture magnate Jim "Mattress Mack" McIngvale ventured to Indiana to make a pair of seven-figure wagers on the Astros to win the World Series at 10-1 odds, creating a potential $30 million in winning payouts.
Five-time WNBA All-Star Candace Parker will try to bring some defensive grit to balance an offensively loaded Chicago Sky team looking to win its first title in franchise history.
The Bears have been established by oddsmakers as one of the biggest underdogs for early NFL Week 1 betting as they open their season on the road versus the Los Angeles Rams.
Indiana sportsbooks offset a sharp drop in handle with a strong win rate, topping $20 million in revenue for the sixth time in seven months.
Medina Spirit, a 12/1 underdog at the Kentucky Derby, could be disqualified after failing a drug test for a steroid.
A proposal that would allow 18-year-olds to sports bet online fell short again, as fresh NCPG research shows that's a very risky legal betting age.