Daily Fantasy Sports

14th February 2020

DraftKings signs trio of partnerships with NBA franchises

DraftKings has signed new partnership agreements with a trio of National Basketball Association (NBA) teams. The deals see it become a sports betting partner of the…

10th February 2020

NY appeals court rules DFS contests unconstitutional

A New York State appeals court has struck down a law allowing for daily fantasy sports in the state, ruling the games to be illegal…

3rd December 2019

Global Daily Fantasy Sports acquires Playgon for CAD$9.5m

Software supplier Global Daily Fantasy Sports will acquire live dealer games supplier Playgon Interactive in a CAD$9.5m ($7.2m) deal. The move will see Global expand…

12th November 2019

DraftKings and Sportradar extend partnership

DraftKings has announced an extension of its partnership with Sportradar, through which the data specialist will continue to provide the daily fantasy sports and sportsbook…

29th October 2019

FanDuel scores exclusive fantasy sports deal with Pittsburgh Steelers

Flutter Entertainment’s FanDuel has agreed an exclusive deal to become the official daily fantasy sports partner of Pennsylvania-based NFL franchise the Pittsburgh Steelers. Under the…

25th October 2019

DraftKings clinches first daily fantasy sports license in Iowa

DraftKings has become the first operator to secure a daily fantasy sports (DFS) license in Iowa and has revealed plans to launch in the state…

26th September 2019

DraftKings becomes NFL’s first daily fantasy sports partner

DraftKings will become the first daily fantasy sports (DFS) partner of the National Football League (NFL). Under the deal, DraftKings will have access to NFL…

17th September 2019

PA fantasy sports revenue up 47% in August

Pennsylvania’s fantasy sports market has reported a 47.2% year-on-year increase in revenue for August, with DraftKings leading the market over the month.  DraftKings’ revenue grew…

28th August 2019

SportsHub hit with penalty for unlawful NJ fantasy offering

SportsHub Games Network has become the first online fantasy sports business to be hit with a civil penalty for operating in New Jersey without a…

8th August 2019

Iowa set to launch sports betting on August 15

Iowa will launch its regulated sports wagering and fantasy sports market next week after the Iowa Racing & Gaming Commission signed off on new rules…

20th June 2019

PA fantasy sports market grows 35.4% in May

Pennsylvania’s regulated fantasy sports market performed strongly in May, with revenue up 35.4% year-on-year to $1.8m. However, this total represented a marginal month-on-month decline. Seven…

7th June 2019

Louisiana sports betting hopes die, take fantasy bill with them

The end of the Louisiana legislative session passed yesterday (June 6), with efforts to pass sports betting legislation failing.  This failure also saw Senator Daniel…

6th June 2019

Fantasy sports bill dies in North Carolina House committee

North Carolina’s latest attempt to develop a regulatory framework for fantasy sports has failed, after a bill that would have declared the contests games of…

20th May 2019

PA generates $3.4m in tax from first year of regulated fantasy sports

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) has revealed that the state has generated tax revenue of $3.4m (£2.7m/€3.0m) from its first full year of regulated…