Sports bettor Benjamin Tucker “Parlay” Patz, who just recently won $1 million dollars from gambling, faces federal charges for threatening players from the Rays and Blue Jays, among other professional athletes. In 2019, Patz sent threats against athletes and their family members via Instagram under anonymous accounts. Patz threatened to enter athletes' homes to commit acts of violence on their family members along with sending them racial and derogatory slurs.
Sports Gamblers Turned to Day-Trading During Coronavirus
When the coronavirus shut down the world of sports, gamblers turned their attention to day trading on the stock market. The NBA, NHL, MLB, and NCAA all postponed or canceled their season at the onset of the coronavirus pandemic in the United States. The lack of sports on TV ...read more