The amended C-218 bill to legalize single-game sports betting in Canada was unanimously passed yesterday. While it feels like this is a step in the right direction, there are still some barriers blocking citizens from gaining access to comprehensive online wagering.
The amendment to the bill was passed, excluding one slight alteration that the committee of Justice and Human Rights decided to change, which would have allowed Canadians to bet on horse racing markets.
Rachel Homan became the most recent world-class athlete to compete while carrying a baby. Homan was eight months pregnant as she skipped the Ontario rink to the final of the 2021 Scotties Tournament of Hearts, the Canadian women's curling championship.She added her name to an impressive list that includes multiple tennis Grand Slam winner Serena Williams, LPGA champion Catriona Matthew and U.S. Women's National Soccer Team co-captain Alex Morgan.
It's been an arduous road back, but the Western Hockey League (WHL) is finally back in action. The WHL recently opened its 2021 season on February 26 and will have 24 games as opposed to the 68. Just like the NHL, the WHL season will keep its teams separated by division. Without further ado, let's glimpse what's in store for the WHL including WHL betting and WHL predictions.
There's always been a quality about the world of gambling that is both sexy and intriguing. The high-risk, high-return all or nothing lifestyle of a professional gambler makes for compelling viewing, a fact of life that Hollywood has known for decades. There's always been highly-rated films built around the betting world and today is no different. Here are some of the best gambling movies on Netflix that are currently available to watch.
Roulette is a staple at casinos – both physical and online – as one of the most popular games in Canada. Its popularity means it is available at many online casinos and you will only find the best online casinos to play roulette here.
Some might view winter as a time to cocoon. Bet365 instead sees the coldest season as a part of the year when betting picks abound on winter sports. As the snow flies, there are those who head indoors, or for warmer climates. Then there are those who head for the slopes. It's the daredevils of the slopes, downhill skiers and ski jumpers, who intrigue both sports fans and sports bettors alike.
Article posted on Thursday 18 February - 06:00 EST
As one of the most exciting table games available, you can find casino craps online for free from some of the top online casinos in Canada. We look through the game of craps and the best online casinos to find it in.
Bet365 billionaire boss Denise Coates is believed to be the richest woman in the United Kingdom. The co-CEO of the British online betting giant along with her billionaire brother John, Denise Coates holds a net worth of $10 billion, ranking her #383 in the world, according to Forbes. She controls 50.1 percent ownership in privately-held Bet365, which annually handles in excess of $65 billion in wagers. Her salary of $423 million per year makes Coates Britain's highest-paid CEO.
Professional IT Consultant and internet skeptic Jaime Rogozinski has been grabbing the headlines in recent weeks, as the founder of the infamous Reddit thread ‘/r/wallstreetbets’.
The thread was created in 2012, as a way to make some extra money on top of his main job. But the influence of this channel has only been felt recently, as millions of people have been investing in stocks promoted by the wallstreetbets community. One wonders where these hordes of followers came from and how they banded together to cause such a panic on Wall Street.
The channel had gently built a bigger following over the years. Then, 2020 hit and the pandemic saw large numbers of people seek out other ways to make money. The “YOLO” attitude towards trading, which made the whole thing feel more like gambling, was particularly appealing to the public and it appealed to followers so much that the thread grew to 1 million in March 2020. This number skyrocketed to 4 million amid the GameStop frenzy earlier this year and actually managed to exceed the population of New York City, with over 8.4 million followers.
This army of self-titled ‘degenerates’ was so involved that they created their own language to communicate using acronyms and unique slang. Here is a taste of the wallstreetbets culture and to give you some insight into what this Reddit world is all about.
Article posted on Wednesday 20 January - 04:39 EST
Club Med pays tribute to Quebec and its rich history of skiing with its first-ever skiing resort, the Club Med Quebec Charlevoix. This Four-Trident resort will be a delight to skiing fans and tourists alike by designing itself after the province and offering a wide range of winter activities from skiing classes to nordic walks. Settling in a province that arguably produces the best Winter athletes, let's look into this high-profile attraction.
Canada appears to be finally ready to move toward legalizing single-sports betting in the country. C-13, a bill designed to do exactly that, is currently before Parliament. Interestingly, a Canadian-based sportsbook is prepared to battle the giants of the industry for a piece of the Canadian betting landscape if this movement goes forward. Score Media and Gaming Inc. is set to Fight DraftKings and FanDuel for the sports betting dollar Canada.
Winning a Super Bowl is the crown jewel to any coach's legacy and while few great coaches have won, even few have won more than one. We take a look at the NFL coaches who have the most Super Bowl wins.
With the online gambling market expected to grow by over $100 billion in the next five years, Bet365 is positioned to become one of the market leaders. The UK-based company is recording significant growths in recent years and had already taken over the UK in just over ten years since it was created in 2000. Both Bet365 and the online gambling market will keep growing for many reasons.
Article posted on Wednesday 18 November - 06:46 EST
Slot games are a staple to any online casino and while most of them are fun and can pay out, the ten best slot games of 2020 are the cream of the crop. These slot games will dazzle, excite, and reward you for investing in them.
The 2020 US Presidential election proved to be the largest betting event ever recorded. More than $1 billion was wagered on the contest between incumbent Republican Donald Trump and Democrat challenger Joe Biden. And even though the networks have declared Biden the winner, Trump's refusal to accept the outcome and his ensuing court challenges are leaving Biden backers still waiting to cash in their winning bet tickets on the election.
This article will tell you everything you need to know about Off-Track Betting in Ontario. The best sports bars, the best online racebooks, and will even offer the best bets for Canadian horse racing! Canada has many places to bet on horse racing, even if it is not at the track. That is why off-track betting was invented!
As players only last up to four years in college, basketball coaches have a more significant college legacy, making for the top 10 best NCAA Men's Basketball coaches from all different decades and conferences.
The 2020 US Presidential election between Republican incumbent Donald Trump and Democrat challenger Joe Biden is the most contentious vote in decades. With so many variables, it's also offering an endless supply of prop wagers for bettors to play. Beyond who will win, there's the issue of whether there will be a peaceful transition of power? Which party will win the popular vote? Will either candidate be dropping out of the race?