MLB, NFL, NBA ask court to block Delaware betting | Reuters

Delaware ran a lottery in 1976 in which gamblers could bet on the outcome of multiple National Football League games and the complaint asks the court to restrict Delaware’s lottery to that type of betting.

By Tom Hals

| WILMINGTON, Delaware

The leagues requested an expedited hearing on the matter, citing the state’s intention to launch the betting operation in time for the start of the National Football League season on September 10.

WILMINGTON, Delaware The leagues for U.S. We invited the NFL to sit down and share their concerns. They decided instead to sue,” said Joe Rogalsky, the administration’s communications director.

A 1992 federal law prohibits betting on sports, according to the complaint. professional football, baseball, basketball and hockey asked a federal judge on Friday to stop the state of Delaware from launching a single-game betting lottery, according to court documents.

The NCAA, or National Collegiate Athletic Association, also joined the complaint.

The case is Office of the Commissioner of Baseball et al v. District Court, District of Delaware, No. However, that law grandfathered in four states, including Delaware, and allowed them to offer such wagering if it was limited to plans the states had operated between 1976 and 1990.. 09-00538

The leagues’ complaint said Delaware’s recently enacted law allows head-to-head betting on all pro and amateur sports in violation of federal law.

The state enacted the sports lottery to help pay for basic services such as police, according to the governor’s office.

“We asked for and received a Delaware Supreme Court advisory opinion prior to moving forward to ensure we are in compliance with state law. Markell et al, U.S

Baseball Handicapping Formula – How To Become Great at Baseball Handicapping

Remember to distinguish the difference between just lucky and picking the right side. The only way to test a formula is to use through an entire baseball season. The only way to fully grade a handicappers picks is over the entire season.

The fact is anyone can claim to be good at baseball handicapping. Then there are the side variable such as weather conditions, disputes among the players sand mental state of the players. It is better to be lucky than be good, right. This formula must be battle tested. They must be up to date with all trades, injuries, trends and current statistics. Anyone can create a formula and start using it, but it has to be tested. Let’s make it simple and say that a baseball handicapper is a person that analyzes two baseball teams and attempt to picks the winner.

Now you are probably reading this article because you want to know who is best. Don’t confuse being lucky for being good.

Now a proven winning formula is mandatory. You might have a nice run for a week, start thinking you have the best system in the world then lose the next 10 games. My feelings on this are not one individual can be giving that title. For effective baseball handicapping you need to follow a formula. Baseball season is very long and there are many ups and downs for every team. There is no license or certification required. Luck has a lot to do with it. That is the easy part just about all handicappers claim to be the best.

I would define the best baseball handicapper a one who is truly knowledgeable on the sports. Baseball handicapping is not all based on skill. Just what is a baseball handicapper? According to Wikipedia: Baseball Handicapping is the practice of assigning advantage through scoring compensation or other advantage given to different contestants to equalize the chances of winning. A handicapper that just picks games without close examination is one that I would avoid. Many get lucky but luck only happens occasional. You just start analyzing ball games and select your winners. There is no government rating nor is there any real tracking system. Be consistent with your bets and use proper money management and you will the best baseball handicapper.. Part of being a good handicapper is promoting yourself as one. Follow the game, use a proven baseball betting formula, there are many available. I am a true believe that anyone can be the best baseball handicapper if they so desire. A good handicapper will take all this information and plug into their handicapping formula.

The best baseball handicappers in one who thoroughly follows the game, uses a proven system along with all those miscellaneous variables to determine their selections

Horse Racing Blogs ~ OLBG Betting Blogs

Hopefully we can have a month to rival last September. One is declared to race today and another two running tomorrow….

Although it is highly unlikely that all of the trends detailed below will prove profitable to follow immediately, many of the statistics should be worth noting for consideration in the future…. more

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7 September 2016 14:39

 By Robmull in Horse Racing

Haydock Sprint Cup

Three Two Year Old’s To Follow Throughout The Season To Come And Onwards

 By Micko70 in Horse Racing

The 32Red Haydock Sprint Cup is run at Haydock Park on the first Saturday of September over 6 furlongs, it’s a Group 1 and open to horses aged 3 or older. more

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The purpose of this blog is to provide trends based information that will hopefully assist readers to identify value and profitable wagers throughout the week. more

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The Mallard Stakes (Updated 7th Sept)

The purpose of this blog is to provide trends based information that will hopefully assist readers to identify value and profitable wagers throughout the week.

Although it is highly unlikely that all of the trends detailed below will prove profitable to follow immediately, many of the statistics should be worth noting for consideration in the future…. All those 8 trainers are back and a few new additions.

I have looked at Age, Official Rating, Recent Runs, Last Run, Year Runs, Year Wins & Draw…. Last September was a great month with a +£72 LSP and 8 of our 10 highlighted trainers ending the month in profit.

FLAT TURF (GB)

JOHN GOSDEN (ALL)

We start with a blog regular…. more

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6 September 2016 22:37

The Winter Hill Stakes is one of those rare Group races that takes place at an evening meeting, it’s a Group 3 run over 1m 2f at Windsor on the last Saturday of August. more

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Horse Racing Trends – Issue 1 – 30 August To 5 September 2016

Horse Racing Trainers To Follow In September

5 September 2016 16:08

Horse Racing Trends Blogs Index

31 August 2016 22:32

Horse Racing Trends – Issue 2 – 6 To 13 September 2016

Test – Horse Racing Trends Sample Blog – 23 To 29 August 2016

24 August 2016 14:45

23 August 2016 16:18

29 August 2016 14:12

The purpose of this blog is to provide trends based information that will hopefully assist readers to identify value and profitable wagers throughout the week.

Although it is highly unlikely that all of the trends detailed below will prove profitable to follow immediately, many of the statistics should be worth noting for consideration in the future….

I have looked at the last 10 years and looked at the following trends, Age, Official Rating, Recent Runs, Last Run, Year Runs, Year Wins, Group Form & Distance…. more

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 By Micko70 in Horse Racing

29 August 2016 14:26

 By Robmull in Horse Racing

Winter Hill Stakes

 By Scratville in Horse Racing

2 September 2016 16:00

 By Micko70 in Horse Racing

 By Robmull in Horse Racing

 By Micko70 in Horse Racing

After a rollercoaster August we sit at around +£138 LSP for the year which is fantastic.

All the best.

Rob…. more

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 By meoldmate in Horse Racing.

What I am going to do over the coming season and following, is to select three two year olds to follow. more

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The sole purpose of this blog is to provide an easily accessible index with links for all the weekly Horse Racing Trends blogs, to enable readers to browse these information packed articles, which will gradually build into a comprehensive source of data as time progresses.

Please feel free to read these articles at your leisure and make notes of the data items that you believe will prove useful to you in your quest to find winners. more

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Portland Handicap

2 September 2016 13:45

 By Robmull in Horse Racing

The Portland Handicap is a top quality sprint run on St Leger Day at Doncaster over 5 & 1/2 furlongs, it usually attracts some good horses and usually has a big field.

It’s run over 1m 6 1/2 furlongs and is open to all horses aged 3 or older, i have looked at 7 trends for the race, they are Age, Weight, Recent Runs, Last Run, year Runs, Year Wins & Distance…. more

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The Mallard Stakes, is a long distance handicap run at Doncaster’s St Leger meeting in September. THREE JUVENILES TO FOLLOW

I thought I would try something different on the horse racing front and instead of highlighting a meeting or race i would take a different path.

I looked at many blogs and where racing is often concerned it just shows stats and history.

I have looked at 8 trends for the race, they are Age, Weight, Official Rating, Recent Runs, Last Run, Year Runs & Distance…