Tiger, Phil and Rory miss the cut; Koepka 6/1 co-favorite with Fleetwood

For the first time ever, Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson both missed the cut at a major championship. Tommy Fleetwood and Brooks Koepka are the 6/1 co-favorites to win the British Open.

Shane Lowry is a -175 favorite to win British Open going into final round

After shooting a course record 63 in Saturday’s third round of the British Open at Royal Portrush, Shane Lowry is a -175 favorite to win the tournament.

Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs dies in Texas, team announces

Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs died Monday in Texas, the team announced. Skaggs was 27.

New Jersey’s sports gambling handle for May tops Nevada’s for first time

For the first time ever, New Jersey’s sports gambling handle surpassed Nevada’s in May.

First Pennsylvania online sportsbook turns in massive handle for first 3 days

Pennsylvania’s SugarHouse Casino had a successful launch week back in May.

NHL: St. Louis Blues fan nets $100K on futures bet

Bettor Scott Berry cashed a $100,000 ticket on the St. Louis Blues to win the Stanley Cup.

Ruiz’s parents won $10,000 betting on their son in win over Joshua

Andy Ruiz Jr.’s parents won $10,000 betting on their son to beat Anthony Joshua on June 1.

Reports: Chicago Cubs considering sportsbook at Wrigley Field

The Chicago Cubs are reportedly considering adding a sportsbook to the Friendly Confines.

Doggone it! New Jersey won’t allow sportsbooks to offer odds on Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest

Bettors will have to go to offshore books to bet on this year’s Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest.

Links of the day: June 7, 2019

NYPD made an illegal gambling bust and Majorwager shares other gambling links for Friday