Football betting knows no bounds

Nover, Stephen
September 2005
International Gaming & Wagering;Sep2005, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p64
Trade Publication
Discusses the evolution of online betting for football as of September 2005. Competition among online betting sites to attract recreational gamblers; Restrictions on betting sites in Nevada; Efforts by online betting sites to help entice bettors to wager on something they are not familiar with.


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