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Cincinnati Bengals Season Wins Totals: Why So Low?

May 12, 2022 | By: Cody Kutzer

The Bengals enter 2022 with expectations much higher than in recent years. After a Super Bowl run that even the most staunch supporters couldn’t have seen coming, most sportsbooks have the Cincinnati Bengals’ 2022 season win total at 9.5. The great news for Ohio sports bettors is that there is increasing optimism that Ohio online […]

State Senator: Ohio Sports Betting Could Launch This Fall

May 10, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

Sports bettors in Ohio might be able to place legal wagers with regulated sportsbooks in their state as early as the fall, according to the primary architect of the bill that became law. State Senator Kirk Schuring, a Republican who represents the 29th district, called the issue of Ohio sports betting and gaming “complicated” in […]

Best Quarterbacks In Cincinnati Bengals History

May 9, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

The Cincinnati Bengals are the defending AFC Champions. Even though they lost Super Bowl LVI, the future is bright for Cincinnati because it has a talented young quarterback in Joe Burrow. The quarterback is the most important and scrutinized position in team sports. The fanbase of every NFL team has anxiety about its quarterback. Every […]

Where Are They Now: The Big Red Machine

May 5, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

The 1972 World Series was called “The Hairs Versus the Squares.” That’s the type of alliterative, delicious turn of phrase we don’t see much in sports journalism these days. The American League representative in that series was the Oakland A’s, a disheveled group of characters who were distinguished by their mutual hatred for their skinflint […]

Deadline Set For Ohio Sports Betting License Applications

May 4, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

The Ohio Casino Control Commission today announced deadlines for applications for a sports gaming license. The first deadline is July 15, 2022. The move by the OCCC, which comes 10 days after the commission released sample applications for public comment, may be a signal that Ohio is going to move quickly to launch a sports […]

Who Were The Cincinnati Royals?

May 2, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

Professional basketball fans in Ohio have one “home team” to root for: the Cavaliers. But for more than a decade starting in the late 1950s, there was a pro team in Cincinnati, too. The Cincinnati Royals had three things going for them. (1) They had a brilliant team name, (2) one of the best players […]

Big Ten Title Odds Tab Ohio State As Heavy Favorite

April 29, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

This week, BetRivers Sportsbook released its futures odds for the Big Ten conference champion. The Ohio State Buckeyes are, not surprisingly, listed as favorites to win the title. Last season the Buckeyes were leapfrogged by their rivals, the Michigan Wolverines, who claimed supremacy in the Big Ten. But OSU won four consecutive conference titles from […]

Dayton-Based Wright Bet Ventures Plans To Launch Sportsbooks In Ohio

April 28, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

Wright Bet Ventures, a gaming solutions company based in Dayton, has entered into an agreement with Elys Game Technology to open sportsbook locations in Ohio. Ohio will launch sports betting and online casino gaming no later than Jan. 1, 2023, by law. The Ohio Casino Control Commission has yet to issue operator licenses, but recently […]