DraftKings Scores Best In New Hampshire Sports Betting Operator Search

DraftKings Sportsbook could be on its way to retail and mobile sports betting licenses in New Hampshire, with a chance to launch this NFL season. The company captured top scores in both segments, edging 12 other operators going for a mobile contract and five others looking for a retail contract. DraftKings showed its enthusiasm of adding […]

DraftKings Gets First Approval To Offer Iowa DFS Contests

Sports fans finally will be able to put together the team of their dreams from the fields of Iowa. The Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission issued authorization Thursday for DraftKings to conduct daily fantasy sports contests in the state. “We are happy to confirm we have received our license to offer daily fantasy sports in […]

FanDuel Cements Early NJ Sports Betting Edge As Yearly Handle Approaches $3 Billion

Monthly NJ sports betting handle and revenue continue to deliver eye-popping numbers but do not yet challenge Nevada‘s best September. New Jersey sports betting handle climbed to a monthly record of more than $445 million in September 2019. Revenue shot up to nearly $38 million as well, a strong hold of more than 8.5%. That […]

Daily Fantasy Sports Fans Will Soon Have Their Day In Iowa

The day is coming for regulated daily fantasy sports to make its long-anticipated debut in Iowa. Brian Ohorilko, administrator of the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission, tells Legal Sports Report there’s a good possibility that DraftKings and FanDuel get authorization to offer regulated DFS next week. Unexpected potholes and detours have marked the road to DFS approval […]

Why The NBA Might Soon Boost Sports Betting And Daily Fantasy Sports

The NBA might adjust a key information distribution channel in deference to legal sports betting and daily fantasy sports. The league will look at releasing starting lineups as early as an hour before tipoff for the upcoming season. That consideration emerges as part of a broader review of injury information, according to The Action Network’s […]

DraftKings, Penn National Finally Answer The Biggest Question In PA Sports Betting

Who loves ya, DK? Even Kojak would have struggled to sleuth out how and when DraftKings Sportsbook would enter the PA sports betting market. Rumors spanning months ranged from imminent potential partnerships to DraftKings passing on Pennsylvania entirely. Penn National definitively ended speculation last week by announcing a 10-year deal with DraftKings Sportsbook among four […]

DraftKings DFS Deal With The PGA Tour Is Really About Sports Betting

The DraftKings dry run with perhaps the only interesting official data product on the market begins now. DraftKings announced this week a “content and marketing relationship” with the PGA Tour that went live Monday. The deal will brand the operator’s daily fantasy golf product as the tour’s official offering. This represents an enormous step forward from just two […]

DraftKings Does Deal With MLB To Become An ‘Authorized Gaming Operator’

DraftKings and Major League Baseball made their relationship a little tighter, as the fantasy sports and sports betting company became an official league partner for gaming. It’s the second such deal for MLB, which inked a deal with MGM Resorts International late last year. DraftKings Sportsbook is one of the largest operators in the nascent […]