United Nations says match-fixing on the rise thanks to online gambling; annual global sports betting handle said to top $3b; Ruff sentenced.
Five defendants in Paul Phua sports betting case to plead guilty; Thomas Vanek's agent denies his client had $10m in gambling losses.
Federal Investigators were reportedly looking into the possibility of Thomas Vanek being targeted for extortion by gambling ring.
One of of three men who pled guilty to money laundering claimed Minnesota Wild forward Thomas Vanek had a gambling debt of over $1 million.
NHL player Thomas Vanek assisting US federal authorities investigate Rochester sports betting bust; two Nevada sports bet figures sentenced.